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Riverside Branch

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820 Tonawanda St.
Buffalo , NY 14207 Map
Phone: 716-875-0562
Fax: 716-875-0562

 

Located two blocks north of the intersection of Tonawanda and Ontario Streets

  • Fully Accessible
  • Parking lot is located on Prairie St. behind the library
  • Drop box - located outside the Prairie St. entrance; available 24 hours a day 

 

December 2018 schedule of events
DECEMBER 2018
 
MAKE A GRAHAM CRACKER HOUSE with explore & more museum: Saturday, December 8th at 12 noon
Children ages 5 & up will create a beautiful - and tasty - house to take home.  Don't miss this holiday tradition.  Limited space.  Registration is required.
 
DRAGONS & UNICORNS: Saturday, December 15th at 12 noon
Come celebrate your favorite fantastic beasts!  Designed for children ages 3-6.  Call the library to register.
 
BUTTON MAKING THURSDAYS: Every Thursday 4:30 - 5:30
Get creative and design your own button.  We'll show you how.
 
FREE COMPUTER TRAINING: Tuesday, December 4th 12-3 AND Thursday, December 13th 12-3
Sign up for a 45 minute, one-on-one session with a computer trainer.  Choose a topic - from Basics to Email to Google to many of the Microsoft products.  Limited space.  Sign up today!!
 
ALSO Happening:
ESL & Citizenship Classes - Monday & Wednesday 1pm - 3pm
 
SBA Bootcamp: Tuesdays, 1pm - 4pm (begins November 13th)
 
 
 

 Public Access Computers

  • 11 All Ages
  • 2 Children
  • 2 Online Catalog/Computer Reservation
  • 1 Express (15 minutes) with scanner
  • Printing - $.10/page for black & white printing; $.25/page for color printing
  • Microsoft Office Applications, Internet Access
  • Wi-Fi available

"What can I do at a Public Access Computer?"

Copier

  • Black & white copies only - color copies not available at this location
  • $.15 per copy (8.5 X 11 size); $.30 per copy (8.5 X 14 or 11X 17 sizes)
  • Accepts $1 bills and coins (no pennies) 

Fax Machine - $1.75 for first page, $1 each additional page

2 self checkout units conveniently available

Request fees - $.25 for adult print or audio materials; $1 for DVDs and Blu-Rays

Unclaimed Holds Fees - $1 ALL media items; $.50 ALL print items

Community Room

  • Applications  available to organizations and groups interested in holding activities or meetings
  • Seating capacity is 40
  • All meetings are open to the public

Facility Use Policy (Meeting Room)
Rules of Conduct

Library Card Applications

Applications are now available in Arabic, Burmese, Karen & Somali language versions at the Library.

Youth and Adult library card applications are available in large print at the Library.

Part-Time Employment

  

Library System Information on the Board of Trustees

The Buffalo & Erie County Public Library System Board of Trustees is the governing body for the downtown Central Library, and the eight branch libraries located in the city of Buffalo. These include: Crane, Dudley, East Clinton, East Delavan, Frank E. Merriweather, Jr., Niagara, North Park and the Riverside Branch Libraries. 

All System Board of Trustee meetings and committee meetings are open to the public

To see monthly board meeting schedules, agendas and minutes, click here.

Click here for a map!

View Events at this Library

The next scheduled holiday for this location is 12/25/2018 (Christmas Day)

Open Hours This Week
SundayClosed
Monday12:00 PM - 08:00 PM
Tuesday10:00 AM - 06:00 PM
Wednesday10:00 AM - 06:00 PM
Thursday12:00 PM - 08:00 PM
FridayClosed
Saturday10:00 AM - 06:00 PM
 
Open Hours Next Week
SundayClosed
Monday12:00 PM - 08:00 PM
Tuesday10:00 AM - 06:00 PM
Wednesday10:00 AM - 06:00 PM
Thursday12:00 PM - 08:00 PM
FridayClosed
Saturday10:00 AM - 06:00 PM


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