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Imagine Jan. 22

Video followed by discussion led by Jim Guido, Larry Brooks & Rev. Richard Augustyn

Presented by Evergreen Health Harm Reduction Center You must be at least 16 years old to attend. Participants will receive a training certificate and two doses of naloxone (Narcan) upon completion. No registration is required. Free & Open to the Public.

Cen Library Job Fair January 23 10 - 2

Free & open to the public. Click here for more information


homegrown author series January 26 @ CEN

Author talks on books published by Western New York Authors.
This event is free and open to the public. No registration required

Favorite Books 2018

See the most popular books borrowed by Library card holders in 2018:

Survey 2019
Imagine Jan. 22
Cen Library Job Fair January 23 10 - 2
homegrown author series January 26 @ CEN
pre K program feb 16
Slavery Logo Contest
Winter Reading 2019
Favorite Books 2018

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Computer Training The Buffalo & Erie County Public Library offers you a helping hand while you learn to navigate the networked, electronic world.

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American Ancestors
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