Grand Island Memorial Library


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The Library is currently on their summer hours: 

Monday 9:30 am - 8:00 pm

Tuesday 9:30 am - 8:00 pm

Wednesday 9:30 am - 5:00 pm

Thursday 9:30 am - 8:00 pm

Friday 9:30 am - 5:00 pm

Saturday Closed

 

Masks/Facial Coverings will be optional for anyone who is fully vaccinated while in the library beginning Wednesday, June 16th.

Anyone who is not fully vaccinated is asked to continue to wear a mask/facial covering:

• while in the library

• while attending outdoor programs at the library

As further guidance from the state is received, updates will be shared.

Curbside service is still available.  Please call 773-7124 during open hours for more information or use our online form at https://forms.gle/d9iKVKkdD1uciZge9

The book drop is open.

Materials are once again be discharged from your Library account upon return or after drop boxes are emptied.  Thank you for returning materials on time.  

Questions about renewing? Call 716-858-8900 or contact your library.

Please visit www.buffalolib.org for continued library system updates.

The Grand Island Memorial Library Safety Plan can be found here.

The Grand Island Memorial Library Reopening Plan can be found here.

 


Adult Book Club

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Book Club meets monthly on various Monday evenings from 6:30 p.m. - 8:00 p.m.  

All are welcome.  Reservations are required. 

Call the library at 773-7124 if you would like to join the meeting. 

Physical copies of the books will be available for check out, please call the library to reserve a copy.  

2021

April 19th - Lovely War by Julie Berry

May 17thDear Edward by Ann Napolitano

June 21stThe Last Flight by Julie Clark

July 19thPachinko by Min Jin Lee

August 16thSing, Unburied, Sing by Jesmyn Ward

September 20thDisappearing Earth by Julia Philips

October 18thThe Splendid and the Vile by Erik Larsen

November 15thThe Book Woman of Troublesome Creek by Kim Michelle Richardson

December 20thStill Life by Louise Penny

 

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Take & Make Craft Kits

Stop in & grab a craft kit at the desk during normal library hours! Supplies are limited.

July: Pinecone Pig

Pinecone Pig Flyer

August: Fork Lion

Flyer for Fork Lion


 

Summer Bike Raffle!

Flyer for Summer Bike Raffle


Summer Programs

Flyer for Circus Arts for All Program

Tuesday, July 6 at 1 PM 

Registration is REQUIRED.

Masks required for participants 2 and older.


Flyer for All Ages Storytime

 

Wednesdays from 10:00 am - 10:45 am

July 7

July 14

July 21

July 28

August 11*

*No class on August 4

Registration is REQUIRED.

Participants must sign up for each week of storytime separately.

Space is limited to 5 registrations; 1 child & 1 caregiver per registration.

Masks are required for participants 2 and older.


Flyer for Read To Dogs

Fridays from 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm

July 9

July 16

July 23

July 30

August 6

Registration is REQUIRED

Sign up for your personal 20 minute reading session!

Masks are required for participants 2 and up


Flyer for Summer Art Classes

Tuesdays from 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm

July 13: Erie Carle Collages

July 20: Tapestry Weavings

July 27: Alpaca Vs. Llama Paintings

August 3: Rusted Robots*

*Please note, the program date is AUGUST 3, NOT August 4

 

Registration is REQUIRED.

Participants must sign up for each week of art class separately.

Masks are required for participants 2 and older.


Flyer for Kidding Around Family Yoga

Thursdays from 6:30 pm to 7:30 pm

July 22

July 29

August 5

August 12

Registration is REQUIRED.

Participants must sign up for each week of yoga separately.

Space is limited to 5 registrations; 1 child & 1 caregiver per registration.

Adult participation is required. 

Please bring a mat or towel for each of you.

Masks are required for participants 2 and older.