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The Buffalo & Erie County Public Library's Development and Communications Office works to ensure the timely release of information about library programs and services. Our online news room is your one stop source for information about the Library System.  For more details, call 716-858-7182 or email testaj@buffalolib.org.

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PUBLIC COMPUTER CENTER AT JULIA BOYER REINSTEIN LIBRARY RECEIVES GRANTS

For Immediate Release:       January 9,  2013

For More Information:             Joy Testa Cinquino, testaj@buffalolib.org,  716-858-7182

                    Yvonne Maute, mautey@buffalolib.org, PCC Project Manager, 716-668-4991 Ext. 14

 

Grants Awarded to Public Computer Center at Julia Boyer Reinstein Library

35th Annual Tribute to Martin Luther King, Jr.

MLK Relief

The Buffalo & Erie County Public Library

Presents  

35th Annual Tribute to Martin Luther King, Jr.

 

Thursday, January 17

WHAT WERE YOU READING IN 2012?

 

For Immediate Release:     December 27, 2012

For More Information:      Joy Testa Cinquino, testaj@buffalolib.org, 716-858-7182

 

 

WHAT WERE YOU READING IN 2012?

 

For Immediate Release:     December 27, 2012

For More Information:      Joy Testa Cinquino, testaj@buffalolib.org, 716-858-7182

 

 

eReader Open Labs Coming to a Buffalo & Erie County Public Library Near You

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For Immediate Release:   October 15, 2012

For More Information:      Joy Testa Cinquino, Assistant Deputy Director Development & Communications

  testaj@buffalolib.org,   716- 858-7182

 

eReader Open Labs Coming to a Buffalo & Erie County Public Library Near You

WHAT’S BLACK AND WHITE AND READ ALL OVER?

 

For Immediate Release:  October 24, 2012

For More Information:    Joy Testa Cinquino, 716-858-7182, testaj@buffalolib.org

 

What’s Black and White and Read All Over?

 

Fundraising Event to Benefit the Buffalo & Erie County Public Library System

Friday, November 16 at the Hotel Lafayette

 

5,200 Signed Library Postcards Delivered to Erie County Executive

5,200 Signed Library Postcards Delivered to Erie County Executive After Rally at Central Library

 

The following information was distributed by Buffalo & Erie County Public Library Director, Mary Jean Jakubowski earlier this afternoon during a “Turn the Lights Back On - Flip the Switch for Library Funding” rally at the downtown Central Library.  The event was covered by all 3 TV stations, YNN News, The Buffalo News, Tonawanda News and WBEN Radio.

 

ANTI-BULLYING KICK-OFF AT DOWNTOWN LIBRARY

 

Bullying Stops Here” Campaign Announced

More than a dozen human service organizations joined forces with the Buffalo & Erie County Public Library System today to announce a community wide anti-bullying initiative for the month of October.  The “Bullying Stops Here” campaign includes a pledge not to bully as well as a calendar of upcoming events.   

DOWNTOWN LIBRARY HOSTS 4TH ANNUAL COMICS FEST ON OCTOBER 6; DRAWING CONTEST SUBMISSIONS SOUGHT

Best-selling illustrators Kyle Kaczmarczyk and Graham Nolan featured guests at the Library’s Comics Fest

SEPTEMBER IS NATIONAL LIBRARY CARD SIGN-UP MONTH

September is National Library Card Sign-up Month--a time to remind everyone that a library card provides access to invaluable services from one of the most important resources in our local communities: your neighborhood library. “We believe a library card is the smartest card in your wallet,” said Mary Jean Jakubowski, director of the Buffalo & Erie County Public Library System. “A library card can open the door to a world of discovery through books, computers and more and, best of all, it’s free!”

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