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Lancaster Library

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5466 Broadway
Lancaster , NY 14086 Map
Phone: 716-683-1120
Fax: 716-686-0749
Kara Stock, Director

Located in the Village of Lancaster on Broadway (Route 20) east of Central Avenue. Wheelchair accessible. New, expanded parking lot available off School Street.

What's Special About the Lancaster Library?
25 Public Access Computers: Microsoft Office and Internet access. Meeting room and copy machine. Come and sit by our beautiful working copper fireplace. Enjoy a coffee or a snack. 

Rules of Conduct

Annual Report to the Community


Meeting Room Application   Meeting Room Policy   Meeting Room Rules of Use


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Snow Tube Raffle! January 2 - 31. Check out books to win!


January Programs

Registration required unless otherwise noted.  Please call 683-1120 or register online: bit.ly/Lancasterlib

*Story Times*

Lapsit Story Time
Tuesday, January 22 & 29, 10:30 - 11:15 a.m.

Toddler Time
Tuesday, January 22 & 29, 11:30 a.m. - 12:15 p.m.

Preschool Story Time
Friday, January 25, 10:30 a.m. - 11:15 p.m.

Movin' & Groovin'
Friday, January 25, 11:30 a.m. - 12:15 p.m.

*Children's Programs*

Makedo Madness
Saturday, January 26, 1:00 - 2:00 p.m.
Ages 7 and up.

*Family Programs*

Maker Monday
Monday, January 28, 4:00 - 5:00 p.m.
No registration required.  

*Adult Programs*

DIY Body Scrub FULL
Tuesday, Janaury 22, 6:30 - 7:30 p.m.

Yoga for Adults FULL
Thursday, January 24 & 31, 6:00 - 7:00 p.m

Family History Research with Ancestry Library Edition Database FULL
Wednesday, January 30, 6:00 - 8:00 p.m.


February Programs

Registration required unless otherwise noted.  Please call 683-1120 or register online: bit.ly/Lancasterlib

*Story Times*

Preschool Story Time
Friday, February 1, 15 & 22, 10:30 a.m. - 11:15 p.m.

Movin' & Groovin'
Friday, February 1, 15 & 22, 11:15 a.m. - 12:15 p.m.

Sensory Story Time
Wednesday, February 6, 13, 20 & 27, 6:30 - 7:30 p.m.

Lapsit Story Time
Tuesday, February 12, 19 & 26, 10:30 - 11:15 a.m.

Toddler Time
Tuesday, February 12, 19 & 26, 11:30 a.m. - 12:15 p.m.

*Children's Programs*

Lunar New Year Celebration!
Tuesday, February 5, 4:30 - 5:30 p.m.

Lego Club
Saturday, February 9, 1:00 - 2:00 p.m.
Ages 7 - 13.

Music with Mar
Monday, February 11, 11:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.
Ages 5 and under.

Valentine Craft
Wednesday, February 6, 4:30 - 5:30 p.m.
Presented by the Lancaster Youth Bureau.  Ages 5 - 12.

MakerSpace Saturday
Saturday, February 16, 2:00 - 3:00 p.m.
Ages 5 - 12.

Magic Show & Balloon Workshop with Cris Johnson
Tuesday, February 19, 1:00 - 2:00 p.m.
Ages 7 - 15.

Mr. K's Mobile Dome Planetarium
Wednesday, February 20, 1:00 - 4:00 p.m. (3 sessions)
Please call 683-1120 to register for one session.

Checkers the Inventor
Thursday, February 21, 1:00 - 2:00 p.m.

Aquarium of Niagara Touch Tank
Friday, February 22, 1:00 - 2:00 p.m.

Bird Feeder Crafts
Saturday, February 23, 1:00 - 2:00 p.m.
Ages 7 and up.

Create your own book
Wednesday, February 27, 4:30 - 5:30 p.m.
Ages 8 - 12.
 

*Family Programs*

Maker Monday
Monday, February 4, 11 & 25, 4:00 - 5:00 p.m.
No registration required.  

Read to a Dog
Saturday, February 9, 2:00 - 3:00 p.m.
No registration required.

Paws for Love: Read to a Dog 
Tuesday, February 12, 6:00 - 7:00 p.m.
Call to register for a 15 minute reading session.  Ages 4 and up.

*Adult Programs*

Book a Technology Trainer
Thursday, February 7, 1:00 - 4:00 p.m.
Call to register for a 45 minute appoinment.

Yoga for Adults
Thursday, February 7, 14, 21 & 28
Session I: 5:30 - 6:30 p.m.
Session II: 7:00 - 8:00 p.m.
Please choose one session.

BPOvations
Tuesday, February 26, 6:30 - 7:30 p.m.

Organizing your Computer Files and Folders
Wednesday, February 27, 11:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.
Call to register.


Lancaster Public Library Board of Trustees:

Gary Howell, President
Jan Yarborough, Vice-President
Suzanne Jacobs, Treasurer
Barbara Tamol, Secretary
Kristyn Wind
Mary Terranova
 

The next Board Meeting will be held in the Library's Community Room on Thursday, February 21 at 3:00 PM.


2018 Meeting Minutes

Janaury 18, 2018   February 15, 2018   March 15, 2018   April 19, 2018

May 17, 2018   July 19, 2018   August 16, 2018   September 20, 2018

October 18, 2018   November 15, 2018   December 20, 2018

2017 Meeting Minutes

January 19, 2017   February 16, 2017   April 20, 2017

May 18, 2017   June 15, 2017   July 20, 2017   September 21, 2017

October 19, 2017   November 16, 2017   December 21, 2017

2016 Meeting Minutes

January 28, 2016   February 18, 2016   March 17, 2016   April 21, 2016

May 19, 2016   June 16, 2016   August 18, 2016   September 15, 2016

October 20, 2016   November 17, 2016

2015 Meeting Minutes

January 15, 2015   February 19, 2015   March 19, 2015   April 16, 2015

May 21, 2015   June 18, 2015   July 16, 2015   August 20, 2015

September 17, 2015   October 15, 2015   November 19, 2015   

December 17, 2015

2014 Meeting Minutes

January 16, 2014   February 20,2014   March 20,2014   April 17, 2014

May 15, 2014   June 19, 2014   July 17, 2014   August 20, 2014

September 18, 2014   October 16, 2014   December 18, 2014

2013 Meeting Minutes

January 17,2013   February 21, 2013   March 21, 2013   April 18, 2013

June 20, 2013   July 18,2013   August 15, 2013   September 19, 2013

October 17, 2013   November 21, 2013   December 19, 2013


2018 Board Agenda

Janauary 18, 2018   February 15, 2018   March 15, 2018   April 19, 2018

May 17, 2018   July 19, 2018   August 16, 2018   September 20, 2018

October 18, 2018   November 15, 2018   December 20, 2018

2017 Board Agenda

January 19, 2017   February 16, 2017   March 16,2017   April 20, 2017

May 18, 2017   July 20, 2017   August 17,2017   September 21,2017

October 19, 2017   November 16,2017   December 21, 2017

2016 Board Agenda

January 28, 2016  February 17, 2016   March 17, 2016   April 21, 2016

May 19, 2016   June 16, 2016   July 21, 2016   August 18, 2016

September 15, 2016   October 20, 2016   November 17, 2016   

December 15, 2016

2015 Board Agenda

January 15, 2015   February 19, 2015   March 19, 2015  April 16, 2015

May 21, 2015   June 18, 2015  July 16, 2015   August 20, 2015

September 17,2015   October 15, 2015   November 15, 2015

December 17, 2015

2014 Board Agenda

January 16, 2014   February 20, 2014   March 20, 2014   April 17, 2014

May 15, 2014   June 19, 2014   July 17,2014   August 21, 2014

September 18, 2014   October 16, 2014   December 18, 2014

2013 Board Agenda

April 18, 2013   May 16, 2013   June 20, 2013   July 18, 2013

August 15, 2013   September 19, 2013   October 17, 2013

November 21, 2013   December 19, 2013

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The next scheduled holiday for this location is 01/21/2019 (Martin Luther King, Jr. Day)

Open Hours This Week
Sunday12:00 PM - 05:00 PM
MondayClosed
Tuesday10:00 AM - 09:00 PM
Wednesday10:00 AM - 09:00 PM
Thursday10:00 AM - 09:00 PM
Friday09:30 AM - 05:00 PM
Saturday10:00 AM - 05:00 PM
 
Open Hours Next Week
Sunday12:00 PM - 05:00 PM
Monday10:00 AM - 06:00 PM
Tuesday10:00 AM - 09:00 PM
Wednesday10:00 AM - 09:00 PM
Thursday10:00 AM - 09:00 PM
Friday09:30 AM - 05:00 PM
Saturday10:00 AM - 05:00 PM

*Winter/Spring Sunday hours run from January 6, 2019 through May 19, 2019 with the exception of Easter April 21, 2019.



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