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333 Main St.
Tonawanda , NY 14150 Map
Phone: 716-693-5043
Fax: 716-693-0825
Mary L. Muscarella, Director

Corner of Main St/Roosevelt Ave, two miles north of the Military Rd and Sheridan Dr intersection. Parking Lot entrance is off Roosevelt Ave.

  • Wheelchair Accessible Parking Lot and Building.
  • Public Access Computers:
    (1) All Ages, (7) Adult Only, (5) Child Only, (2) 15min w/Scanner, (1) Library Catalog, and (5) All Ages Laptops
  • Networked Internet and WiFi access
  • Printing – 10¢ per page B&W, 25¢ per page Color
  • Copier – B&W only, 25¢ per page
  • Meeting Room Capacity – 41
  • Ongoing 'Friends of the Library' Book Sale






***CHANGE*** Mother Goose on the Loose (ages 3-5 w/adult) Mon. 10:00-10:30am

Family Story Time (ages 2-5 w/adult) Mon. 6:30-7:15pm

Mother Goose on the Loose (ages 2-3 w/adult) Tues. 10:00-10:30am

Book Babies (ages 3-24 months w/adult) Thurs. 10-10:30am

Fall story time programs start the week of Sept.11th (except Family Story Time, which starts on Monday, September 18th, and Tuesday Mother Goose, which starts on Tuesday, September 19th)

and continue through the week of Dec.11th

with some days off. (please check schedule)


Cookbook Club - Saturday, Sept. 23rd @ 12:00pm

Do you like to cook and talk about food ? If yes,

then our cookbook club might be for you !

The theme for this meeting is "Muffin Mania!". 

Registration is required. Please stop by or 

call 693-5043 for more information.


Swiftwater Book Club

Meets the following Tuesdays @ 11:00am

*September 26th -"Before the Fall" by Noah Hawley

*October 31st -"The Lost City of Z" by David Grann

*November 28th-"Circling the Sun" by Paula McLain


Friends of the City of Tonawanda Library

meet the following Tuesdays @ 12:30pm:

September 26th

October 31st

November 28th 

Light refreshments will be served.

Gather with like-minded community members

in support of the library. 

New members are always welcome !


Coloring for Relaxation Program: 

(for ages 14 and up)

*Thursday, September 21st from 6-7:30pm

*Thursday, October 5th from 6-7:30pm

*Thursday, October 19th from 6-7:30pm


Join The Ravel Rousers Knitting Club on Fridays

from 10-11:30 am. Bring a project, ask for help, sit and

enjoy the company of some fellow crafters!

No registration necessary, just drop in.



Kids ages 5-13 build their own Lego creations !

Saturday, September 16th @ 10:30am

Tuesday, September 26th @ 6:00pm


"PAWS" to Read - 

Thursday, September 14th @6:00pm

Saturday, October 7th @ 11:00am

For children ages 6-10. A chance for your child to practice 

reading skills by reading out loud to Anka (a certified

therapy dog) who loves to listen to stories !


City of Tonawanda Library Book Club

Meets the first Tuesday of every month.

On Tuesday, October 3rd @ 6:15pm

we will be discussing 'Lucky You' by Carl Hiaasen.

All are welcome. Please stop by or call for more information.


What's Special About the City of Tonawanda Library

The City of Tonawanda Public Library is the document repository for local environmental projects including:

  1. Columbus McKinnon Remedial Site Clean-up Project
  2. Formerly Utilized Sites Remedial Action Program (FUSRAP) Administrative record files
  3. Gastown Hazardous Waste
  4. Polymer Applications Site
  5. Spaulding Fiber Site Remediation Document File

Meeting Room Use Policy

Meeting Room Use Application


Board of Trustees

  • Bonnie Bugbee, President
  • Sharene Folmsbee
  • James Holler
  • Cynthia Narloch
  • Carole Lee Sinclair

Board of Trustee Meeting Minutes

 Annual Report

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The next scheduled holiday for this location is 11/10/2017 (Veteran's Day)

Library Hours
Sun11:00 AM - 04:00 PM
Mon09:30 AM - 08:00 PM
Tue09:30 AM - 08:00 PM
Thu09:30 AM - 08:00 PM
Fri09:30 AM - 04:00 PM
Sat09:30 AM - 02:00 PM

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