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The Buffalo & Erie County Public Library's Development and Communications Office works to ensure the timely release of information about library programs and services. Our online news room is your one stop source for information about the Library System.  For more details, call 716-858-7182 or email testaj@buffalolib.org.

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Tinkering, Learning, Creating Launch Pad MakerSpace Ribbon Cutting @ Central Library

For Immediate Release:      August 19, 2015
Information:                       Joy Testa Cinquino, 716-858-7182, testaj@buffalolib.org

Tinkering, Learning, Creating

Launch Pad MakerSpace Ribbon Cutting @ Central Library

LANCASTER PUBLIC LIBRARY WINS 2015 BATTLE OF THE BOOKS READING COMPETITION

Lancaster Public Library WINS 2015 Battle of the Books Reading Competition
Buffalo & Erie County Public Library Program featuring Hundreds of Pre-Teen & Teenage Readers

Lancaster Public Library took home the Gold in the 2015 Battle of the Books teen reading completion presented by the Buffalo & Erie County Public Library System.  The event took place at ECC South last week.

Members of winning Lancaster Public Library team:

Schevenska Caburao - 7th grade in September;

17th Annual Battle of the Books Announced

For Immediate Release:     July 17, 2015
Information:                      Joy Testa Cinquino, Assistant Deputy Director, Development & Communications, 716-858-7182 

 17th ANNUAL BATTLE OF THE BOOKS ANNOUNCED

Community Encouraged to Root for their Library Team

Free, Family-Friendly Event on Saturday, August 1 @ E.C.C. South

EAST HILL FOUNDATION PROVIDES LIBRARY GRANT

For Immediate Release:      June 17, 2015 
For More Information:       Joy Testa Cinquino, Assistant Deputy Director, Development &  Communications,  716- 858-7182

 East Hill Foundation Provides Library Grant  

Buffalo’s Crane Branch Library receives $15,000 for interior& exterior upgrades

LIBRARY, CLOSED SINCE FEBRUARY BECAUSE OF A FIRE, REOPENS ON MONDAY, JUNE 15

For Immediate Release:      June 15, 2015
Information:                             Joy Testa Cinquino, Assistant Deputy Director, Development & Communications, 716-858-7182

Library, Closed Since February Because of a Fire, Reopens on Monday, June 15 @ 12 noon
Repairs Completed @ East Clinton Branch Library

EVERY HERO HAS A STORY! SUMMER READING 2015 @ BUFFALO & ERIE COUNTY PUBLIC LIBRARIES

For Immediate Release:    June 10, 2015

For More Information:      Joy Testa Cinquino, Assistant Deputy Director, Development & Communications, testaj@buffalolib.org716- 858-7182

STAMP COLLECTORS EVENT COMMEMORATES 150 YEAR ANNIVERSARY OF PRESIDENT ABRAHAM LINCOLN’S DEATH

 

For Immediate Release: June 5, 2015

For More Information:  Joy Testa Cinquino, Assistant Deputy Director, Development & Communications, 716-858-7182 

Stamp Collectors Event Commemorates 150 Year Anniversary of President Abraham Lincoln’s Death

Central Library Hosts Postmark Stamping with US Postal Service

Summer Reading @ Downtown Central Library

Summer Reading 2015 announcement

 

Cameras Invited-Media Event-Photo Op

Summer Reading Announcement

Wednesday, June 10

10:00 a.m.

HAMBURG PUBLIC LIBRARY TO REOPEN MONDAY, APRIL 27

 

For Immediate Release:      April 24, 2015

Information:                         Jack Edson, Director Hamburg Public Library ,716-649-4415 
                                              Joy Testa Cinquino, Assistant Deputy Director, Development & Communications, 716-858-7182 

Hamburg Public Library to reopen Monday, April 27

Library Closed Since December for Expansion Project

 

NATIONAL MONEY SMART WEEK PROGRAMS @ THE LIBRARY APRIL 18-25, 2015

 

For Immediate Release:      April 15, 2015

Information:                      Joy Testa Cinquino, Assistant Deputy Director, Development & Communications, 716-858-7182 

National Money Smart Week programs @ the Library  

April 18-25, 2015

Several free classes on improving your personal finances will be offered at the downtown Central Library, 1 Lafayette Square, during “Money Smart Week,” held nationally April 18-25.  

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