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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

AStudy 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.

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The Kenmore Branch Library located at 160 Delaware Road, Kenmore, NY 14217 will be CLOSED on Thursday, July 13, 2017 and Friday, July 14, 2017 due to a Power Outage from work conducted by National Grid.  The library is scheduled to Re-Open on Saturday, July 15, 2017 from 10:00 AM – 5:00 PM

Patrons are encouraged to visit the Kenilworth Branch Library located at 318 Montrose Avenue, Buffalo, NY 14223 during this time. The Kenilworth Branch Library will be open on Thursday, July 13, 2017 from 10:00 AM – 6:00 PM and on Friday, July 14, 2017 from 12:00-8:00 PM.

Schedule of  Events


June 2017

 
June 21- Make Music Buffalo: The Slyboots Circus: CANCELLED 
 
June 22 Q.U.I.E.T 7pm - 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 is required to attend this group.
 
June 26 - Kenmore Library Knit/Crochet Group 12pm. 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 12-1 PM and are open to all skill levels.
 
 
Jun 29 - Sensory Story Time 6:30 pm - Please join us for a story time designed for children with sensory issues or who are on the autism spectrum! Sensory story time is a small group atmosphere with songs, stories, and activities that will help your child feel comfortable joining in every week. Children up to age 12 are welcome. Space is limited. Please call 873-2842 to register.
 
July 2017
 
July 1 - Crafter Day at Kenmore - Kenmore Crafter Day meets the first Saturday of every month at 10 am. Join us for a seasonally inspired craft! This program is suggested for kids aged 5-10, children younger than 5 will need caregiver assistance. REGISTRATION IS REQUIRED
 
July 3 Kenmore Library Knit/Crochet Group 12pm. 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 12-1 PM and are open to all skill levels.
 
July 5 - The July Meeting of the Adult Journal Group has been cancelled.  It will resume in August.
 
July 6 - Preschool Story Time - For children 3-5. Enjoy stories, fingerplays, songs, crafts & more. Thursday mornings at 10:30 from July 6-August 3. Space is limited so registration is necessary.
 
July 6 - Sensory Story Time6:30 pm - Please join us for a story time designed for children with sensory issues or who are on the autism spectrum! Sensory story time is a small group atmosphere with songs, stories, and activities that will help your child feel comfortable joining in every week. Children up to age 12 are welcome. Space is limited. Please call 873-2842 to register.
 
July 7- Toddler Time for 2's -Come to the Kenmore Library and bring your 2-year-old to enjoy a first story time! We'll read stories, do fingerplays, sing songs, and make a craft. For children 2 years of age with a caregiver. Registration is required and space is limited. ***Registration begins Monday, June 26th at 10am*** Sessions run for 5 weeks from 7/7- 8/4.
 
July 8 - Books and BarksMeets the second Saturday of the month from 10:30 - 12:00 . Sign up for a 15 minute one on one reading session with Violet, a licenced therapy dog who loves to be read to! Recommended for ages 5-12. Registration is required.
 
July 10 - Summer Fun Club -  10:30 am. For kids ages 6-10. Hear stories, play games, and do crafts based on the summer reading theme: Build a Better World! Registration required.  
 
July 10Kenmore Library Knit/Crochet Group 12pm. 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 12-1 PM and are open to all skill levels.
 
July 11 - Let's Build it- 10:30 am . Come to the Kenmore Library to hear fun stories about construction! We'll make a craft and do activities all about building things. For children ages 3-6. Space is limited and registration is required
 
 
 
July 12 - Kenmore Library News Meeting (REGISTRATION FULL)
 
 
 
July 15 - Kenmore Library Lego Club - Ages 6-12.  Come build with us every third Saturday of the  month! All the supplies are provided, YOU provide the imagination! Registration required.
 
July 17 - Summer Fun Club - 10:30 am. For kids ages 6-10. Hear stories, play games, and do crafts based on the summer reading theme: Build a Better World! Registration required.  
 
July 17 -Kenmore Library Knit/Crochet Group 12pm. 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 12-1 PM and are open to all skill levels.
 
 
July 19 - Kenmore Library News Meeting (REGISTRATION FULL)
 
July 20- Preschool Story Time.For children 3-5. Enjoy stories, fingerplays, songs, crafts & more. Thursday mornings at 10:30 from July 6-August 3. Space is limited so registration is necessary.
 
July 20 Sensory Story Time 6:30 pm - Please join us for a story time designed for children with sensory issues or who are on the autism spectrum! Sensory story time is a small group atmosphere with songs, stories, and activities that will help your child feel comfortable joining in every week. Children up to age 12 are welcome. Space is limited. Please call 873-2842 to register.
 
July 21 - Toddler Time for 2's. Come to the Kenmore Library and bring your 2-year-old to enjoy a first story time! We'll read stories, do fingerplays, sing songs, and make a craft. For children 2 years of age with a caregiver. Registration is required and space is limited. ***Registration begins Monday, June 26th at 10am*** Sessions run for 5 weeks from 7/7- 8/4.
 
July 24 - Summer Fun Club - 10:30 am. For kids ages 6-10. Hear stories, play games, and do crafts based on the summer reading theme: Build a Better World! Registration required.  
 
July 24Kenmore Library Knit/Crochet Group 12pm. 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 12-1 PM and are open to all skill levels.
 
 
July 26 - Simple Machines. 10:30 am.  Ages 6-10. People today use six simple machines to perform all types of tasks. Build a lever (catapult) and a wheel and axle (car) and learn how these machines are used in everyday life.  Registration required. 
 
July 26- Kenmore Library News Meeting (REGISTRATION FULL)
 
July 27 - Preschool Story Time -For children 3-5. Enjoy stories, fingerplays, songs, crafts & more. Thursday mornings at 10:30 from July 6-August 3. Space is limited so registration is necessary.
 
July 27 Sensory Story Time 6:30 pm - Please join us for a story time designed for children with sensory issues or who are on the autism spectrum! Sensory story time is a small group atmosphere with songs, stories, and activities that will help your child feel comfortable joining in every week. Children up to age 12 are welcome. Space is limited. Please call 873-2842 to register.
 
July 27 - Q.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 is required to attend this group.
 
July 28 - Toddler Time for 2's. Come to the Kenmore Library and bring your 2-year-old to enjoy a first story time! We'll read stories, do fingerplays, sing songs, and make a craft. For children 2 years of age with a caregiver. Registration is required and space is limited. ***Registration begins Monday, June 26th at 10am*** Sessions run for 5 weeks from 7/7- 8/4.
 
July 31 - Summer Fun Club - 10:30 am. For kids ages 6-10. Hear stories, play games, and do crafts based on the summer reading theme: Build a Better World! Registration required.  
 
July 31-Kenmore Library Knit/Crochet Group 12pm. 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 12-1 PM and are open to all skill levels.
 
August 2017
 
August 1- Pee Wee Puppets 1 pm
 
August 1- Adult Journal Group 7 pm 
 
August 2 - Kenmore Library News Meeting (REGISTRATION FULL)
 
August 3 - Preschool Story Time-For children 3-5. Enjoy stories, fingerplays, songs, crafts & more. Thursday mornings at 10:30 from July 6-August 3. Space is limited so registration is necessary.
 
August 4 - Toddler Time for 2's. Come to the Kenmore Library and bring your 2-year-old to enjoy a first story time! We'll read stories, do fingerplays, sing songs, and make a craft. For children 2 years of age with a caregiver. Registration is required and space is limited. ***Registration begins Monday, June 26th at 10am*** Sessions run for 5 weeks from 7/7- 8/4.
 
August 4 - Battle of the Books Kenmore Team Meeting
 
August 8 - Primate Sanctuary of Niagara Falls 1 pm
 
August 8 - Town of Tonawanda Public Library Board Meeting 7 pm 
 
August 9 - Kenmore Library News Meeting (REGISTRATION FULL)
 
August 10- Buffalo Animal Adventures 1 pm
 
August 11- Battle of the Books Kenmore Team Meeting
 
August 15 - Earth Spirit Educational Services Animal Program 1 pm
 
August 16 - Kenmore Library News Meeting (REGISTRATION FULL)
 
August 17 - Building & Construction Magic Show 1pm
 
August 19 - Kenmore Library Lego Club. Ages 6-12.  Come build with us every third Saturday of the  month! All the supplies are provided, YOU provide the imagination! Registration required.
 
August 23-  Kenmore Library News Meeting (REGISTRATION FULL)
 
August 24 - Buffalo Clown Alley 1 pm
 
August 24 - Q.U.I.E.T.  7pm
 
August 30 - Kenmore Library News Meeting (REGISTRATION FULL)
 
August 31- Beaver Meadows 1pm

 

 

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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

Laura Glass

Kathleen Kanaley


2017 Board Minutes

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The next scheduled holiday for this location is 07/04/2017 (Independence Day)

Library Hours
SunClosed
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