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Williamsville Branch

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5571 Main St.
Williamsville , NY 14221 Map
Phone: 716-632-6176
Fax: 716-634-2927
Roseanne Butler-Smith, Director

butlersmithr@buffalolib.org


EXPANDED HOURS!

STARTING IN JANUARY,

THE WILLIAMSVILLE BRANCH

WILL BE OPEN TUESDAYS 1PM - 9PM

Location

In the heart of colonial Williamsville, in the middle of the village.
We are between North Cayuga Road and Ellicott Creek (just west of Mill Street). Facing the Library on Main Street, Amherst Town Hall (Municipal Building) is to our left and Williamsville Village Hall is to our right.
The Library is situated in front of the entrance to Island Park, and is within walking distance from Glen Falls Park. 

There is ample parking behind the Library, accessible through Cayuga Drive, or the driveway between the Library and Town Hall.

Features

  • Wheelchair accessible.
  • Meeting Room, capacity 31.
  • Copy machine, black & white only, 20¢ per copy
  • Microfilm reader (for reels only, not fiche -- currently no printer).
  • Drop box attached to the building.
  • Chocolate and Granola Bars are sold here too ($1 each) ; sales of these benefit the Amherst Public Libraries.

Programs
To see all currently scheduled library-sponsored programs held at the Amherst Public Libraries, click here for our chronological Facebook Event listing.
For events specific to just this branch, click on the calendar to the right on this page. 
Programs for all ages are offered throughout the year, including:

  • FOR CHILDREN

    We offer seasonal Story Times for babies, toddlers & preschoolers, along with other special programs to promote reading. For School-Age Children we offer reading, crafts, LEGO club, and other special programs.  

    -- Story Times for 2019 TBA

    -- Holiday Story Times (for younger child with a caregiver)

    -- Santa Specials 


     
  • FOR FAMILIES

    -- December Specials at the Amherst Public Library
     
  • FOR ADULTS

    Computer Classes - Group Classes  
    -- January - February 2019


     
  • BOOK CLUB

    Meeting on the second Thursday of the month from 1pm-3pm


    --December 13th: Eleanor Oliphant Is Completely Fine by Gail Honeyman (fiction)

    --January 10th: Love Is Eternal by Irving Stone (biographical/historical fiction)

    --February 14th: The Widows of Malabar Hill by Sujata Massey (historical fiction)

     

Public Access Computers
For Adults, 9 desktop computers and 2 laptops, networked -- with Microsoft Office Applications 2016, Internet Access, etc.;
Flatbed scanner available; 4 computers dedicated for children;
(Printing charges: B&W 10¢ per page, color 25¢ per page.
printing 10 cents per page) 


What's Special About the Williamsville Library

  • Local Documents -- carrying materials on the history of the village, local documents
  • Amherst Bee on microfilm since March 1879.
  • Chocolate and Granola Bars are sold here ($1 each).
    Sales of these items benefit the Amherst Public Libraries.
  • Ongoing book sale in front hallway.
  • Annual benefit gala held in February. 

Amherst Public Library Board of Trustees

PRESIDENT
JEFFREY F. VOELKL
jvoelkl@robshawlaw.com
Term will expire 12/31/2020

VICE PRESIDENT
MICHELE IANNELLO-WARD
michele.iannello@gmail.com
Term will expire - 12/31/2019

TREASURER
MARJORIE FRANKNECHT
hipermarge@aol.com
Term will expire - 12/31/2021

SECRETARY
HON. PENNY M. WOLFGANG
pwolfgang@gmail.com

Term will expire 12/31//2018

PHILIP CASILIO
phic@casilioco.com
Term will expire - 12/31/2022

MARILYN FEUERSTEIN
librarylady@roadrunner.com
Term will expire  12/31/2022

CAROLYN GIAMBRA
carolyn.giambra@gmail.com
Term will expire  12/31/2021

CRISTA STOKLOSA
cristastoklosa13@gmail.com

Term will expire 12/31//2022

 


Agenda & Meetings for the Board of Trustees of the Amherst Public Library

Meetings begin at 4:15pm and all meetings are open to the public.


Agenda & Minutes:

2019      2018      2017      2016      2015      2014      2013

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View Events at this Library

The next scheduled holiday for this location is 12/24/2018 (Christmas Eve)

Open Hours This Week
SundayClosed
Monday10:00 AM - 02:00 PM
Tuesday04:00 PM - 08:00 PM
Wednesday10:00 AM - 02:00 PM
Thursday01:00 PM - 08:00 PM
FridayClosed
Saturday10:00 AM - 02:00 PM
 
Open Hours Next Week
SundayClosed
Monday10:00 AM - 02:00 PM
Tuesday04:00 PM - 08:00 PM
Wednesday10:00 AM - 02:00 PM
Thursday01:00 PM - 08:00 PM
FridayClosed
Saturday10:00 AM - 02:00 PM


Click to see who is open today