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9475 Boston State Rd.
P.O. Box 200 (mailing)
Boston , NY 14025 Map
Phone: 716-941-3516
Fax: 716-941-0941
Lydia Herren, Director

Email: bos@buffalolib.org

 

Located on Boston State Road, (Route 391), between Boston Cross and Boston Colden Road. Wheelchair accessible. Parking lot available

Public Access Computers: 6 computers, networked (printing 10 cents per page B&W, 25 cents color) Microsoft Office Applications, Internet Access, Misc. "What can I do at a Public Access Computer?"

Meeting Room available.  Click Here for Community Meeting Room Rules

Did you know when you shop on Amazon.com, you can donate a portion of your sale to the Boston Free Library?  When shopping, be sure to follow the link below to get to our "Amazon Smile" page. Thank you for supporting your library! 

http://smile.amazon.com/ch/16-0792859 

 

 

Call to register for special events 716-941-3516

Ongoing Events Register by Calling 941-3516 

Preschool Story Time 
Tuesdays 6:00 PM
January 9th - May 22nd (no story time March 6th)
Or
Thursdays 10:30 AM
January 11th - May 24th 
Stories, Crafts, Games, Songs and Snacks 
For ages 3 - 5
 
Maker Fridays
January 26th, February 23rd, March 23rd, April 20th, May 18th  
Stop in between 4:00 PM - 5:00 PM  
Hands on activities including arts and crafts, technology, and building challenges.  
For ages 7 and up.  
 
Canine Good Citizen Reading Dog on Staff
Saturdays 10:00 AM - 2:00 PM (except during special events)
Stop in and sign up for a session to read to Boston's Canine Good Citizen Therapy Dog, Grimaldi. Practicing reading aloud to such a good listener helps children to gain confidence in their abilities.
 

Special Events  

Call 941-3516 to register for all events- Space is limited!

Saturday, February 3rd, 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM - Valentine's Card/Craft Workshop

All Ages

Join us for a crafty Saturday! We will have all the supplies to make your own Valentine's Cards and Paper Heart Chains!

Saturday, February 3rd, 10:00 - 2:00 - Take Your Child to the Library Day

Join us for special coloring contests, free giveaways, a raffle and more!  Fun for the whole family!

Saturday, March 3rd, 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM - Cold Blooded Critters

All Ages

Come meet amazing live reptiles and amphibians, learn all about what separates us from our cold blooded cousins and how these animals live. Presented by Buffalo Audubon Society.  

Saturday, March 24th, 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM - Indoor Kids' Winter Global Games

For ages 8-12.

Do you have what it takes to go for the gold? Winter weather got you feeling a bit stir crazy? Don't miss this chance to compete with your friends and peers in the indoor library winter games - hockey, curling, biathlon, and even figure skating have been modified for indoor winter fun!  

Saturday, April 7th, 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM - Engineering Fairy Tales

For ages 6-10.

Help some of your favorite fairy tale characters solve their problems with hands-on projects! Design zip lines for Rapunzel to escape the tower and help Jack avoid the giant!

Saturday, April 21st, 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM - Desert Dish Succulent Gardens with the Buffalo Botanical Gardens

For ages 5-12.

Plant your very own desert garden with succulents to take home!

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Board of Trustees

Suzanne Borowicz, President

Robert Klier, Vice President

Linda Coniglio, Treasurer

Lisa Witmer

Matthew Boyle 

Catherine Osborn

 

Boston Free Library Association Minutes

December 2015 

February 2016

May 2016

September 2016

December 2016

March 2017

June 2017

July 2017

September 2017

December 2017 - propsed

 

Annual Reports to the Community

Boston Free Library Annual Report 2016

Boston Free Library Annual Report 2015

Boston Free Library Annual Report 2014

Boston Free Library Annual Report 2013

Boston Free Library Annual Report 2012

Boston Free Library Annual Report 2011

 

 

 

 

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The next scheduled holiday for this location is 03/30/2018 (Good Friday)

Winter Hours
SunClosed
Mon10:00 AM - 08:00 PM
Tue01:00 PM - 08:00 PM
WedClosed
Thu10:00 AM - 08:00 PM
Fri02:00 PM - 06:00 PM
Sat10:00 AM - 02:00 PM

* Summer Hours run from 05/29/2018 to 09/03/2018

Summer Hours
SunClosed
Mon10:00 AM - 08:00 PM
Tue01:00 PM - 08:00 PM
Wed09:00 AM - 01:00 PM
Thu10:00 AM - 08:00 PM
Fri09:00 AM - 01:00 PM
SatClosed