5571 Main St.
Williamsville , NY 14221
Roseanne Butler-Smith, Director
In the heart of colonial Williamsville, in the middle of the village.
We are between North Cayuga Road and Ellicott Creek (just west of Mill Street). Facing the Library on Main Street, Amherst Town Hall (Municipal Building) is to our left and Williamsville Village Hall is to our right.
The Library is situated in front of the entrance to Island Park, and is within walking distance from Glen Falls Park.
There is ample parking behind the Library, accessible through Cayuga Drive, or the driveway between the Library and Town Hall.
Meeting Room, capacity 31.
Copy machine, black & white only, 20¢ per copy
Microfilm reader (for reels only, not fiche -- currently no printer).
Drop box attached to the building.
Chocolate and Granola Bars are sold here too ($1 each) ; sales of these benefit the Amherst Public Libraries.
To see all currently scheduled library-sponsored programs held at the Amherst Public Libraries, click here for our chronological Facebook Event listing.
For events specific to just this branch, click on the calendar to the right on this page.
Programs for all ages are offered throughout the year, including:
We offer ongoing Toddler and Preschool series and special programs to promote reading. For School-Age Children we offer reading, crafts, LEGO club, and other special programs.
Click here for Story Times at the 4 Amherst branches for Winter-Spring 2017.
Lego Club and Craft Club, click here for flyer
Dinosaurs -- Tuesday, April 11 at 4:40pm -- click here for flyer
-- Computer Classes - Group Classes January-April 2017 (click here for flyer);
-- Village Book Club, Thursday evenings -- click here for schedule
-- Curves (Williamsville Library) Book Club -- 2nd Thursday of the month, 1-3pm -- click here for flyer
Public Access Computers
For Adults, 9 desktop computers and 2 laptops, networked -- with Microsoft Office Applications 2007, Internet Access, etc.;
Flatbed scanner available; 4 computers dedicated for children;
(Printing charges: B&W 10¢ per page, color 25¢ per page.
printing 10 cents per page)
What's Special About the Williamsville Library
Local Documents -- carrying materials on the history of the village, local documents
Amherst Bee on microfilm since March 1879.
Chocolate and Granola Bars are sold here ($1 each).
Sales of these items benefit the Amherst Public Libraries.
Ongoing book sale in front hallway.
Annual benefit gala held in February.
The four Amherst Libraries will be closed on:
January 1 - 2 (New Year's Day)
January 16 (MLK Day)
February 20 (Presidents Day)
April 14 (Good Friday)
April 16 (Easter Sunday)
May 29 (Memorial Day)
July 4 (Independence Day)
September 4 (Labor Day)
November 10-11 (Veterans Day)
November 23 (Thanksgiving)
December 25 (Christmas)
Amherst Public Library Board of Trustees
JEFFREY F. VOELKL
Term will expire 12/31/2020
MARJORIE A. ZELMAN
Term will expire - 12/31/2017
Term will expire - 12/31/2021
Term will expire 12/31/2017
Term will expire - 12/31/2018
Term will expire 12/31/2017
Term will expire 12/31/2021
HON. PENNY M. WOLFGANG
Term will expire 12/31//2018
Agenda & Meetings for the Board of Trustees of the Amherst Public Library
July 2015 Agenda
May 20, 2015 Minutes
April 2015 Agenda
February 25, 2015 Minutes / February 2015 Agenda
January 21, 2015 Minutes / January 2015 Agenda
December 2, 2014 Minutes
October 2014 Agenda
September 10, 2014 Board Minutes / September 2014 Agenda
August 6, 2014 Minutes / August 2014 Agenda
June 10, 2014 Minutes / June 2014 Agenda
May 14, 2014 Board Minutes / May 2014 Agenda
April 2, 2014 Board Minutes / April 2014 Agenda
March 4, 2014 Board Minutes / March 2014 agenda
Jan 29, 2014 Board Minutes / January 2014 Agenda
December 10, 2013 Board Minutes / December 2013 Agenda
October 9, 2013 Board Minutes / October 2013 Agenda
September 11, 2013 Board Minutes / September 2013 Agenda
July 2013 Minutes / July 2013 Agenda
Jun 26, 2013 Board Minutes / June 2013 Agenda
April 17, 2013 Board Minutes / April 2013 Agenda
February 27, 2013 Board Minutes / February 2013 Agenda
View Events at this Library
The next scheduled holiday for this location is 05/29/2017 (Memorial Day)
|Mon||10:00 AM - 02:00 PM|
|Tue||04:00 PM - 08:00 PM|
|Wed||10:00 AM - 02:00 PM|
|Thu||01:00 PM - 08:00 PM|
|Sat||10:00 AM - 02:00 PM|