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160 Delaware Rd.
Kenmore , NY 14217 Map
Phone: 716-873-2842
Fax: 716-873-8416
Dorinda Darden, Director

Located at the corner of Chapel and Delaware Road, one mile south of Sheridan Drive. Wheelchair accessible. Parking lot available. 

Public access computers: 42 public access computers (3 Children's PCs, 2 Young Adult PCs, 29 Adult PCs, 6 Laptops and 2 OPACs), networked (printing 10 cents per page for black & white, 25 cents per page for color), Microsoft Office applications, Internet access.  Free WiFi available. "What can I do at a Public Access Computer?"

An Optalec ClearView Video Magnifier is available in the library's magazine area on a first-come, first-serve basis.

A Conference Room with the capacity of 10 is available for meetings and may be used by nonprofit organizations and groups.  A Meeting Room Application must be completed.

A Community Room with the capacity of 47 is available for Library Programs and may be used by nonprofit organizations and groups.  A Meeting Room Application must be completed.

Town of Tonawanda Public Library Meeting Room Policy

Study Room with the capacity of 2 is available.  A reservation is required.

A Display Case is available for use by nonprofit organization and groups.  A Display Case/Exhibit Case Application must be completed.

Town of Tonawanda Public Library Display Case-Exhibit Space Rules of Use

Copy Machine - Black and White copies are 15 cents each.

Self Service Fax Machine -Faxes cost $1.75 for the first page and an additional $1 per page. You can use your credit or debit card or purchase a fax card at the circulation desk.


 

About the Kenmore - Town of Tonawanda Friends of the Library.

Become a member of the Kenmore - Town of Tonawanda Friends of the Library


Schedule of  Events

(Most events require prior registration, please call the Kenmore Library at 873-2842 during our hours of operation to enroll or find out more about these programs! Links take you to the Kenmore Library's facebook event page)


 

 
 
November 21Computer Coach 3 pm Our wonderful volunteer will be available to help you with email, Microsoft Word, using the Internet, scanning, and more! Make sure to use this great one-on-one service! No appointment needed. Service dependent on volunteer availability.
 
November 21Homework Helpers 4 pm Need quick help on homework or help on a confusing subject in school? Homework Helpers can work with you to check and/or help with your assignments! For students in grades 1-7. Run by student volunteers from Kenmore-West's International Baccalaureate Program. Please note- this service is not one-on-one tutoring but rather a group homework-helping program. Service dependent on volunteer availability.
 
November 22Resume Helper 10:15 am. Applying for jobs?  Need help with your resume? Our volunteers are here to assist you! Get help with editing, formatting, or creating a professional resume. Sign up is recommended but drop-in times may be available. Please bring rough draft of your resume , you will  also need your own e-mail account and/or a USB flash drive in order to save your document. Service dependent on volunteer availability.
 
November 22 - Kenmore Library News. (Registration currently full) 4:30 pm.
 
 
November 27 Knit / Crochet Group 12 pm. Work on your knitting or crochet projects, meet new friends, and have fun at the Kenmore Library Knit/Crochet Group. Learn new tips and tricks, or share some of your own! We meet every Monday from 12-2 PM and are open to all skill levels.
 
November 28Computer Coach 3 pm Our wonderful volunteer will be available to help you with email, Microsoft Word, using the Internet, scanning, and more! Make sure to use this great one-on-one service! No appointment needed. Service dependent on volunteer availability.
 
November 28 Homework Helpers 4 pm Need quick help on homework or help on a confusing subject in school? Homework Helpers can work with you to check and/or help with your assignments! For students in grades 1-7. Run by student volunteers from Kenmore-West's International Baccalaureate Program. Please note- this service is not one-on-one tutoring but rather a group homework-helping program. Service dependent on volunteer availability.
 
November 28 - Teen Gaming 4 pm. 4 pm Drop in after school to play video games on the PlayStation 4, or challenge your friends to board and card games. For teens ages 12-17. Meets the last Tuesday of every month during the school year.
 
November 29Resume Helper  10:15 am. Applying for jobs?  Need help with your resume? Our volunteers are here to assist you! Get help with editing, formatting, or creating a professional resume. Sign up is recommended but drop-in times may be available. Please bring rough draft of your resume , you will  also need your own e-mail account and/or a USB flash drive in order to save your document. Service dependent on volunteer availability.
 
November 29 - Kenmore Library News (Registration Full) 4:30 pm
 
November 29 - Take Flight: Airplanes & Rockets 6:30 pm Ages 8-12Build a plane and a rocket to learn about the four forces of flight: lift, weight, thrust, and drag. This program will have activities and experiments to help understand how each force can affect how an object moves through the air.  Registration required. 
 
November 30Computer Coach 3 pm. Our wonderful volunteers will be available to help you with email, Microsoft Word, using the Internet, scanning, and more! Make sure to use this great one-on-one service! No appointment needed. Service dependent on volunteer availability.
 
November 30Resume Helper 5:15 - 7 pm. Applying for jobs?  Need help with your resume? Our volunteers are here to assist you! Get help with editing, formatting, or creating a professional resume. Sign up is recommended but drop-in times may be available. Please bring rough draft of your resume , you will  also need your own e-mail account and/or a USB flash drive in order to save your document. Service dependent on volunteer availability.

 
December 2 - Crafter-Day  10 am.  Ages 5-10. The first Saturday of each month is Crafter-Day at Kenmore! Come to the Kenmore Library at 10am on the 1st Saturday of each month and make a seasonal craft. Recommended for ages 5-10 (children younger than 5 can attend with a caregiver, children older than 10 can attend if interested). Registration is required and space is limited.
 
December 4 - Registrations begin for Graham Cracker House Construction program held on December 20.
 
December 4 Knit / Crochet Group 12 pm. Work on your knitting or crochet projects, meet new friends, and have fun at the Kenmore Library Knit/Crochet Group. Learn new tips and tricks, or share some of your own! We meet every Monday from 12-2 PM and are open to all skill levels.
 
December 5 - Computer Coach 3 pm. Our wonderful volunteers will be available to help you with email, Microsoft Word, using the Internet, scanning, and more! Make sure to use this great one-on-one service! No appointment needed. Service dependent on volunteer availability.
 
December 5Homework Helpers 4 pm. Need quick help on homework or help on a confusing subject in school? Homework Helpers can work with you to check and/or help with your assignments! For students in grades 1-7. Run by student volunteers from Kenmore-West's International Baccalaureate Program. Please note- this service is not one-on-one tutoring but rather a group homework-helping program. Service dependent on volunteer availability.
 
December 5 - Adult Journal Group 7pm. A monthly informal meeting designed to enhance your journal writing experience. Learn fun writing techniques and explore your creativity. For beginners as well as seasoned journal keepers. Registration Required.
 
December 6Resume Helper 10:15 am. Applying for jobs?  Need help with your resume? Our volunteers are here to assist you! Get help with editing, formatting, or creating a professional resume. Sign up is recommended but drop-in times may be available. Please bring rough draft of your resume , you will  also need your own e-mail account and/or a USB flash drive in order to save your document. Service dependent on volunteer availability.
 
December 6Kenmore Library News (registration currently full) 4:30 pm.
 
December 6 - Computer Coach 7pm - 8:45.  Our wonderful volunteers will be available to help you with email, Microsoft Word, using the Internet, scanning, and more! Make sure to use this great one-on-one service! No appointment needed. Service dependent on volunteer availability.
 
December 7Computer Coach 3 pm. Our wonderful volunteers will be available to help you with email, Microsoft Word, using the Internet, scanning, and more! Make sure to use this great one-on-one service! No appointment needed. Service dependent on volunteer availability.
 
December 7Resume Helper 5:15 - 7 pm. Applying for jobs?  Need help with your resume? Our volunteers are here to assist you! Get help with editing, formatting, or creating a professional resume. Sign up is recommended but drop-in times may be available. Please bring rough draft of your resume , you will  also need your own e-mail account and/or a USB flash drive in order to save your document. Service dependent on volunteer availability.
 
December 9 - Books & Barks 10:30 am. Ages 5-12.  Do you want your child to improve their literacy skills and reading confidence? Reading to a dog can help! Sign up for a 15-minute session to read to Gus, a licensed therapy dog! Meets the second Saturday of every month.  Registration required.
 
December 11 -  Knit / Crochet Group 12 pm. Work on your knitting or crochet projects, meet new friends, and have fun at the Kenmore Library Knit/Crochet Group. Learn new tips and tricks, or share some of your own! We meet every Monday from 12-2 PM and are open to all skill levels.
 
December 12Computer Coach 3 pm. Our wonderful volunteers will be available to help you with email, Microsoft Word, using the Internet, scanning, and more! Make sure to use this great one-on-one service! No appointment needed. Service dependent on volunteer availability.
 
December 12Homework Helpers 4 pm. Need quick help on homework or help on a confusing subject in school? Homework Helpers can work with you to check and/or help with your assignments! For students in grades 1-7. Run by student volunteers from Kenmore-West's International Baccalaureate Program. Please note- this service is not one-on-one tutoring but rather a group homework-helping program. Service dependent on volunteer availability.
 
 
December 13  - Resume Helper 10:15 am. Applying for jobs?  Need help with your resume? Our volunteers are here to assist you! Get help with editing, formatting, or creating a professional resume. Sign up is recommended but drop-in times may be available. Please bring rough draft of your resume , you will  also need your own e-mail account and/or a USB flash drive in order to save your document. Service dependent on volunteer availability.
 
December 13Kenmore Library News. (Registration currently full) 4:30 pm.
 
December 13 - Organizing Your Computer Files and Folders 6 pm.  Learn how to save your files effectively and efficently.  Registration required.
 
December 13Computer Coach 7pm - 8:45.  Our wonderful volunteers will be available to help you with email, Microsoft Word, using the Internet, scanning, and more! Make sure to use this great one-on-one service! No appointment needed. Service dependent on volunteer availability.
 
December 14Computer Coach 3 pm. Our wonderful volunteers will be available to help you with email, Microsoft Word, using the Internet, scanning, and more! Make sure to use this great one-on-one service! No appointment needed. Service dependent on volunteer availability.
 
December 14Resume Helper 5:15 - 7 pm. Applying for jobs?  Need help with your resume? Our volunteers are here to assist you! Get help with editing, formatting, or creating a professional resume. Sign up is recommended but drop-in times may be available. Please bring rough draft of your resume , you will  also need your own e-mail account and/or a USB flash drive in order to save your document. Service dependent on volunteer availability.
 
December 16Lego Club 11 am. Ages 6-12.  Interested in building, design, or just using your imagination? It sounds like  Kenmore's Lego Club is the place for you! We'll bring the bricks, you bring the fun! On the 3rd Saturday of every month. Registration required 
 
December 18  Knit / Crochet Group 12 pm. Work on your knitting or crochet projects, meet new friends, and have fun at the Kenmore Library Knit & Crochet Group. Learn new tips and tricks, or share some of your own! We meet every Monday from 12-2 PM and are open to all skill levels.
 
December 19Computer Coach 3 pm. Our wonderful volunteers will be available to help you with email, Microsoft Word, using the Internet, scanning, and more! Make sure to use this great one-on-one service! No appointment needed. Service dependent on volunteer availability.
 
December 19Homework Helpers 4 pm. Need quick help on homework or help on a confusing subject in school? Homework Helpers can work with you to check and/or help with your assignments! For students in grades 1-7. Run by student volunteers from Kenmore-West's International Baccalaureate Program. Please note- this service is not one-on-one tutoring but rather a group homework-helping program. Service dependent on volunteer availability.
 
December 19Teen Gaming 4 pm. Ages 12-17. Drop in after school to play video games on the PlayStation 4, or challenge your friends to board and card games.  Meets the last Tuesday of every month during the school year.
 
December 20Resume Helper 10:15 am. Applying for jobs?  Need help with your resume? Our volunteers are here to assist you! Get help with editing, formatting, or creating a professional resume. Sign up is recommended but drop-in times may be available. Please bring rough draft of your resume , you will  also need your own e-mail account and/or a USB flash drive in order to save your document.Service dependent on volunteer availability.
 
December 20Kenmore Library News (Registration currently full) 4:30 pm.
 
December 20 - Explore & More Presents: Graham Cracker House Construction! 6:30 pm. Ages 1-12 (younger children may need help).  Presented by Explore & More Children’s Museum. Building graham cracker houses is one of our favorite traditions- come to the Kenmore Library to make a beautiful (and delicious) graham cracker house for the holidays! . Space is limited and registration is required. Registration begins Monday, December 4th at 10am.
 
December 20Computer Coach 7pm - 8:45.  Our wonderful volunteers will be available to help you with email, Microsoft Word, using the Internet, scanning, and more! Make sure to use this great one-on-one service! No appointment needed. Service dependent on volunteer availability.
 
 
December 21Computer Coach 3 pm. Our wonderful volunteers will be available to help you with email, Microsoft Word, using the Internet, scanning, and more! Make sure to use this great one-on-one service! No appointment needed. Service dependent on volunteer availability.
 
December 21 Resume Helper 5:15 - 7 pm. Applying for jobs?  Need help with your resume? Our volunteers are here to assist you! Get help with editing, formatting, or creating a professional resume. Sign up is recommended but drop-in times may be available. Please bring rough draft of your resume , you will  also need your own e-mail account and/or a USB flash drive in order to save your document. Service dependent on volunteer availability.
 
December 24 - Library Closed (Christmas Eve)
 
December 25 - Library Closed (Christmas Day)
 
December 26Computer Coach 3 pm. Our wonderful volunteers will be available to help you with email, Microsoft Word, using the Internet, scanning, and more! Make sure to use this great one-on-one service! No appointment needed. Service dependent on volunteer availability.
 
December 27Resume Helper 10:15 am. Applying for jobs?  Need help with your resume? Our volunteers are here to assist you! Get help with editing, formatting, or creating a professional resume. Sign up is recommended but drop-in times may be available. Please bring rough draft of your resume , you will  also need your own e-mail account and/or a USB flash drive in order to save your document.  Service dependent on volunteer availability.
 
December 27 Kenmore Library News (Registration currently full) 4:30 pm.
 
December 27Computer Coach 7pm - 8:45.  Our wonderful volunteers will be available to help you with email, Microsoft Word, using the Internet, scanning, and more! Make sure to use this great one-on-one service! No appointment needed. Service dependent on volunteer availability.
 
December 28Computer Coach 3 pm. Our wonderful volunteers will be available to help you with email, Microsoft Word, using the Internet, scanning, and more! Make sure to use this great one-on-one service! No appointment needed. Service dependent on volunteer availability..
 
December 28Resume Helper 5:15 - 7 pm. Applying for jobs?  Need help with your resume? Our volunteers are here to assist you! Get help with editing, formatting, or creating a professional resume. Sign up is recommended but drop-in times may be available. Please bring rough draft of your resume , you will  also need your own e-mail account and/or a USB flash drive in order to save your document. Service dependent on volunteer availability.
 
December 28Q.U.I.E.T  7 pm Q.U.I.E.T. is the Quest for Inspiring, Effortless Thoughtful Time-out, a program for adults looking for a creativity or Mindfulness jump-start. Join us for activities which provide quiet contemplation and tap into your creativity. No artistic skill needed. We provide all the materials. Registration Required.
 
December 31 - Library Closed (New Years Eve)
 
 
January 1 - Library Closed (New Years Day)
 
 
 
 

 

 

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BOARD OF TRUSTEES

Richard Geer, Chair

Annette Della Posta, Co-Chair

Stanley Pustulka, Treasurer

Jeanne Phillips, Secretary

Eileen Crawford

Sheila Ginnane

Kathleen Kanaley


JAN 2017  

FEB 2017 (NO MEETING)  

MAR 2017  

APR 2017  

MAY 2017

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AUG 2017

SEP 2017

OCT 2017

         For past board meeting minutes refer to the Kenilworth Library Website  and scroll to the bottom of the page.

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The next scheduled holiday for this location is 11/23/2017 (Thanksgiving Day)

Library Hours
Sun12:00 PM - 05:00 PM
Mon10:00 AM - 06:00 PM
Tue10:00 AM - 09:00 PM
Wed10:00 AM - 09:00 PM
Thu10:00 AM - 09:00 PM
Fri10:00 AM - 05:00 PM
Sat10:00 AM - 05:00 PM

*Sunday hours for the remainder of 2017 run from September 10 through December 17.