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4622 Main St.
Snyder , NY 14226 Map
Phone: 716-839-0700
Fax: 716-839-4277
Roseanne Butler-Smith, Director

 
 
Location
In the community of Snyder (within the Town of Amherst) on the north side of Main Street near the corner of Burroughs Drive, two lights east of Harlem Road and two lights west of the I-290 (Youngmann Highway). 
 
Parking
Driveway to parking lot is on the west side of Burroughs Drive, behind Crossroads Lutheran Church.
 

Programs

To see all currently scheduled library-sponsored programs held at the Amherst Public Libraries, click here for our chronological Facebook Event listing.

For events specific to just this branch, click on the calendar to the right on this page.

Programs for all ages are offered throughout the year, including:

  • FOR CHILDREN 

    We offer seasonal Story Times for babies, toddlers & preschoolers, along with other special programs to promote reading. For School-Age Children we offer reading, crafts, LEGO club, and other special programs.  

    Story Times Winter-Spring 2018 -- click here  for flyer

    -- Craft & Lego Clubs -- click here for flyer

  • FAMILY PROGRAMS
    -- Children's Holiday Programs -- programs at Eggertsville-Snyder on December 13 & 15 -- click here  for flyer 

  • FOR ADULTS:
    -- Eggertsville-Snyder Book Club -- January-April 2018 -- click here  for flyer 

     -- Computer Classes - Group Classes
     For Fall 2017 classes, click here 
    Group Classes - January-April 2018 -- click here  for flyer

    -- Computer Classes - one-on-one instruction by appointment, Monday afternoons  (click here  for more info);

    -- Memory Loss, Dementia & Alzheimer's Disease  -- Monday, December 11th at 6pm (click here  for flyer)

Public Access Computers
9 computers, networked (b&w printing 10 cents per page, color 20 cents per page) Microsoft Office Applications 2007, Internet Access, WiFi 

What's Special About the Eggertsville Library

  • RFID technology and self checkout machines.
  • We are a participant in the Abitibi Paper Retriever Recycling Program, which benefits the Library.
  • Wheelchair accessible.
  • Main Meeting Room, capacity 37. Second Meeting Room (for small groups). 
  • Copy machine, black & white only, 20¢ per copy
  • Drop box attached to building.
  • Ongoing book sale in hallway. 
  • Chocolate are sold here too ($1 each); sales of these benefit the Amherst Public Libraries.
  • Play Room, available for children age 6 and under who are accompanied by an adult.

Holidays 2017

The four Amherst Libraries will be closed on:

January 1 - 2 (New Year's Day)
January 16 (MLK Day)
February 20 (Presidents Day)
April 14 (Good Friday) 

April 16 (Easter Sunday)
May 29 (Memorial Day)
July 4 (Independence Day)
September 4 (Labor Day)
November 10-11 (Veterans Day)
November 23 (Thanksgiving)
December 25 (Christmas)

Book Sales

Click here  for this year's book sales at this branch.

Amherst Public Library Board of Trustees

PRESIDENT
JEFFREY F. VOELKL
jvoelkl@robshawlaw.com
Term will expire 12/31/2020

VICE PRESIDENT
MARJORIE A. ZELMAN
mzelman@roadrunner.com
Term will expire - 12/31/2017

TREASURER
MARJORIE FRANKNECHT
hipermarge@aol.com
Term will expire - 12/31/2021

SECRETARY
ELIZABETH HOFMEISTER
lizhofmeister@gmail.com
Term will expire 12/31/2017

JULIE ANAIN
janain@roadrunner.com
Term will expire - 12/31/2018

RONALD KERN
rkern169@verizon.net
Term will expire  12/31/2017

CAROLYN GIAMBRA
carolyn.giambra@gmail.com
Term will expire  12/31/2021

HON. PENNY M. WOLFGANG
pworlfgang@nycourts.gov

Term will expire 12/31//2018


Agenda & Meetings for the Board of Trustees of the Amherst Public Library

Meetings for the Amherst Public Library Board of Trustees are scheduled for:

Wednesday, December 13, 2017 to be held at the Main Library at Audubon Located at 350 John James Audubon Parkway, Amherst, NY 14228

Meetings begin at 4:15pm and all meetings are open to the public.

Click here for a map!

View Events at this Library

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

Library Hours
SunClosed
Mon01:00 PM - 08:00 PM
Tue10:00 AM - 05:00 PM
Wed01:00 PM - 08:00 PM
Thu10:00 AM - 05:00 PM
Fri10:00 AM - 05:00 PM
Sat11:00 AM - 03:00 PM