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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


 

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.  

    Click here  for information about Summer Reading 2018 in the Amherst Libraries.



    Click for more summer program details


    -- Story Times July-August 2018 -- click here  for flyer

    -- Children's Summer Specials -- Rocking with Pete the Cat (ages 3-6) & Rocking with Puffy Paint (ages 6-10) -- click here  for flyer

     
  • FOR ADULTS

    -- Computer Classes - Group Classes  
    -- July-August 2018 -- click here  for flyer
    -- September-October 2018 -- click here for flyer


     
  • FOR THE WHOLE FAMILY

    --Family Yoga (for kids ages 4-12, with a parent) -- Thursdays, August 2,9, 16 & 23 at 6:30pm -- click here for flyer


     
  • BOOK CLUBS

    -- Village Book Club, Thursday evenings -- click here  for schedule

    -- Curves (Williamsville Library) Book Club -- 2nd Thursday of the month, 1-3pm -- click here  for flyer

 

Public Access Computers
For Adults, 9 desktop computers and 2 laptops, networked -- with Microsoft Office Applications 2007, 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 for the Amherst Public Library Board of Trustees are scheduled for:

July 12 at Audubon
September 12 at Clearfield
October 25 at Eggertsville-Snyder
November 27 at Williamsville

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

Agenda & Minutes:

Click here for a map!

View Events at this Library

The next scheduled holiday for this location is 09/03/2018 (Labor Day)

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