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Hamburg Public Library

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102 Buffalo St.
Hamburg , NY 14075 Map
Phone: 716-649-4415
Fax: 716-649-4160
Brian Hoth, Director

The Library will be closed November 22nd.

Located on Buffalo Street (Route 62) between Pleasant Avenue and Union Street, this lively library is nestled in the village of Hamburg. If you are looking for a great film collection, preschool story hours or a comfortable place to catch up on the daily news, the Hamburg Public Library may be the place for you. 

Our parking lot entrance is located on Union Street near the Buffalo Street intersection.

Free WiFi. 21 public access computers plus 6 laptops that can be checked out for use within the building. Networked printing is 10¢ per page B&W and 25¢ per page color. Copy machine at 25¢ per page.

The Hamburg Library has a meeting room that can be available for community meetings. Please complete the following application and return to the main desk.

MEETING ROOM APPLICATION & RULES OF USE

 

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THANK YOU Senator Chris Jacobs for providing much needed funding to the Hamburg Public Library in the amount of $10,000!!

 

 

The Hamburg Library Is Accepting Donations of Used Books, Movies, and CDs for Our Ongoing Book Sale!

Table filled with books


 

Book Club at the Hamburg Library

Director's Book Club:

Meets the third Friday of every month at 11:00am. Please join us for a great discussion. The list of upcoming books are as follows.

 

 

November Events

Monthly Calendar

Special Events

Sensory Saturday: Saturday, November 17th, 10-12. Join us for a room filled with different sensory activities. Playing is learning! Open to all ages. Registration required.

 

Storytimes

Storytime at Comfort Zone Café: Tuesday, November 27th at 10. The Hamburg Public Library and Comfort Zone Cafe are teaming up to bring you a storytime and craft! Stop by the counter before or after the program to check out the specials available just for program attendees!

 

Adult Events

Director’s Book Club:  Friday, November 16th, 11. Bel Canto by Ann Patchett.

Cookbook Club: Friday, November 16th, 6:30. Make your favorite Thanksgiving Day recipe.  Sign up to bring a dish at the desk and join us for dinner!

Poetry Circle:  Tuesday, November 20th, 6:30. Bring an original poem or from a poet of your choice to share!

Book a Tech: Monday, November 26th, 12-3. Sign up for a 45 minute session to work with a technology instructor. Registration required.

Red Cross Blood Drive: Monday, November 26th, 1:30-6:30. Please sign up to donate blood. To register, go to: www.redcrossblood.org.

Holiday Card History and Craft: Thursday, November 29, 6:30. Learn about the history of holiday cards and transform an old card into a box! Registration required. 

 

 

Find out about Story Time in a Bag

 

 

A History of the Hamburg Public Library

 

A program detailing the history of the Hamburg Public Library was researched, written and presented by Librarian John R. Edson in 2001. More details are available here.

 

Library Specific Policies

Bulletin Board

Claims Audit

Display

Investment 

Petty Cash

Procurement

Reading Garden

Rules of Conduct

 

Long Range Plan 2017-2019

 

Board of Trustees By-Laws

 

Hamburg Public Library Board of Trustees

Jack Connors, President

Karen Kaczmarski, Vice President

Anita Metzger, Treasurer

Matt Chandler, Secretary

Joe Lowry, Trustee

The next board meeting will take place on:

Tuesday, January 15, 2019 at 6:00 PM @ the Hamburg Public Library

 

All are welcome to attend.

 

Minutes of Past Meetings

Meeting Minutes 2013 - 2016   

 2017:    January     February     March   April     May   June     JULY (No Meeting)  

August   September   October   November   DECEMBER (no meeting)

 

2018:   January  February  March (no meeting)  April   May  July  September   October (DRAFT)

               

                      Annual Reports to the Community                     

Report to the Community, 2012            Report to the Community, 2015

Report to the Community, 2013            Report to the Community, 2016

Report to the Community, 2014            Report to the Community, 2017

 

 

 

 

 

 

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The next scheduled holiday for this location is 11/22/2018 (Thanksgiving Day)

Open Hours This Week
Sunday12:00 PM - 05:00 PM
Monday10:00 AM - 09:00 PM
Tuesday01:00 PM - 09:00 PM
Wednesday09:00 AM - 05:00 PM
ThursdayClosed
Friday09:00 AM - 09:00 PM
Saturday09:00 AM - 05:00 PM
 
Open Hours Next Week
Sunday12:00 PM - 05:00 PM
Monday10:00 AM - 09:00 PM
Tuesday01:00 PM - 09:00 PM
Wednesday09:00 AM - 05:00 PM
Thursday01:00 PM - 09:00 PM
Friday09:00 AM - 09:00 PM
Saturday09:00 AM - 05:00 PM

*Sunday hours for the remainder of 2018 run from September 9 through December 30.



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