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2341 Main St.
P.O. Box 470
Collins, NY 14034-0470 Map
Phone: 716-532-5129
Fax: 716-532-6210
Abigail Barten-McGowan, Director

The library is located on Main Street (Route 39) in the middle of the block, one-half mile east of Route 62, between Mill Street and School Street. The parking lot is accessible from both Main Street and Mill Street. Wheelchair accessible. 

Public Access Computers:  15 desktop computers, including 4 computers for children in the youth area, plus 3 laptop computers. Printing 10 cents B&W per page, 25 cents Color, Microsoft Office 2016 Applications, Internet Access, Misc. "What can I do at a Public Access Computer?" Free secure Wi-fi.

Black and white copies are available at 15 cents per page.

What's Special About the Collins Library
The library is designated as both a Rural Technology Center and a Pre-Schooler’s Door to Learning. The children’s area features a beautiful "Children of the World" globe-mobile which is suspended over the children’s computer table. Four computers are openly available to children. The library offers a spacious setting and comfortable seating in all areas.

We have concerts in the library nearly every month (check out our calendar for upcoming events). We have a weekly Quilting Club and monthly Movies co-presented with the Collins Seniors, and a monthly Book Club. There are a number of on-going children's activities on our schedule as well!

We have a meeting room available for public use.

Meeting Room Use Policy                   Meeting Room Use Application


Upcoming Programs for December (also check us out and like us on Facebook):

Call or stop in to sign up for any of these programs!

Quilting with Florence, Wednesdays at 10:30 am

Todder Time, Fridays 12/1-12/22 at 10:30 am

Board of Trustees Meeting, Thursday, 12/7 at 7 pm

Friends of the Collins Library Meeting, Saturday, 12/9 at 10 am - contact President for location

Lego Club, Monday, 12/11 at 6:30 pm

Graham Houses, Tuesday, 12/12 at 5:30 pm - Registration Required

Gaming Unplugged, Thursday, 12/14 at 5:30 pm

Book Club: I Am Half Sick of Shadows, Monday, 12/18 at 11 am

Christmas Storytime, Tuesday, 12/19 at 5:30

CLOSED Monday 12/25 for Christmas

Family Movie: Despicable Me 3, Thursday, 12/28 at 5:30 pm

CLOSED Monday 1/1 for New Year's Day

 

2016 Report to the Community



Board of Trustees

Linda Spencer, President          Elaine Throdahl, Vice President

Edith Schell, Secretary           Becky Jo Summers, Treasurer

Barbara Ferro         David Williams

Robert Gaylord         Holly Martindale

Cynthia Dishman        Annette Gernatt 

Helga Ciminesi

Board of Trustee Meeting Minutes

2018 Upcoming Regular Meeting Dates, Thursdays at 7 pm: 2/22, 5/3, 6/28, 8/2, 10/4, 12/6

Meeting Minutes 12/07/2017 - draft

Meeting Minutes 8/31/2017

Meeting Minutes 6/1/2017

Tech Committee Minutes 4/28/2017

Special Meeting Minutes 4/13/2017

Tech Committee Minutes 3/31/2017

Meeting Minutes 3/3/2017

 

Minutes 2016

Minutes 2015

 

Library Policies - Please call for more information

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The next scheduled holiday for this location is 12/24/2017 (Christmas Eve)

Library Hours
SunClosed
Mon02:00 PM - 08:00 PM
Tue02:00 PM - 08:00 PM
Wed10:30 AM - 05:00 PM
Thu02:00 PM - 08:00 PM
Fri10:30 AM - 05:00 PM
Sat10:00 AM - 02:00 PM