Orchard Park Public Library

Orchard Park Public Library
Library Info

S-4570 South Buffalo St.
Orchard Park, NY 14127
United States

Fax: 716-667-3098
Peggy Errington, Director

 

Located on the corner of Highland Avenue, three blocks south of the 20A/277 intersection. Wheelchair accessible. Parking lot available. 


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Features:

23 Public Access Computers

All computers are networked, including 2 laptops with wireless printing and a workstation with a flatbed scanner available. All computers have Microsoft Office 2007 Applications, Internet Access, Misc. "What can I do at a Public Access Computer?"

Printing 10 cents B&W per page, 25 cents color per page.

Meeting Room

Capacity 49. Wireless internet access point in room for excellent WiFi. Meeting room is also equipped for multimedia presentations. Used for library programs, available for use by nonprofit organizations (registration required call 662-9851). 

Meeting Room with a Capacity of 45

Study Area and Quiet Reading Room

The Orchard Park Library has spaces available for a variety of uses from quiet study areas to tables for homework help or personal computing. 

Study tables in the Children's Non-Fiction Section

Cafe-Style study tables

Inviting Children's Area!

Children's area

Mobile Device Charging Stations

The Orchard Park Library has recently added two mobile device charging stations so you can charge your device while you work in the library. 

Mobile device charging station

Black & White Copy Machine

For your convenience the Orchard Park Library also has a black & white copy machine. Copies are 15 cents each for 8.5 X 11in (letter sized), copies 30 cents each for 8.5 X 14in (legal sized)

What's Special About the Orchard Park Library

Located adjacent to the historic 1920s Railroad Depot Station, the Orchard Park Library serves southern Erie County as a center for reference and homework help with its large non-fiction collection. It has an extensive fiction, DVD and audio book collection. The children's collection is highlighted by innovative special displays and an interactive play area.  A chessboard is available for public use.

Special programs for all ages, story times for children and computer classes are offered continually.

And finally and most importantly, it is our knowledgeable and responsive staff that makes our library so effective, friendly and welcoming.

Our Friends of the Orchard Park Public Library is the largest and most active Friends group in Erie County. They sponsor the 4th Tuesday speaker series, many of our special children's programs, quarterly donated book sales, an annual rare book sale and ongoing Book Nook, Book Cart and online book sales (www.ebay.com/usr/oplibrary).  Guidelines for book sale donations may be found here:  

Donated Book Guidelines 

Up to five (5) medium sized boxes or bags will be accepted once per day.  Friends have purchased many shelves, display units and other equipment that make this library so special. New members are always welcome. For more information, visit the Friends website: www.friendsofoplibrary.org.

Check out our ongoing book sale, made possible by the Friends of the Orchard Park Library!

  Friends of the Library special sale cart


Friends of the Orchard Park Library Logo

Learn more about the Friends of the Orchard Park Library

The Orchard Park Public Library is a member of the Buffalo & Erie County Public Library System.

Orchard Park Public Library

orchard park library events

Hours of operation Monday 9-8, Tuesday 9-8, Wednesday 1-8, Thursday 9-8, Friday 9-5, Saturday 10-5, Sunday 12-5

 

*****Due to concerns regarding the COVID-19 pandemic, the library cannot accept materials donations for the forseable future. Thank you for your past generosity and we look forward to safely accepting donations in the future.

 

Check our library calendar and social media sites for upcoming virtual and in-library events!

 

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The Orchard Park Library has a library of things call 662-9851 with questions or to reserve your item.

 

Library of Things

   Check out the Orchard Park Library's NEW Library of Things available for checkout today!

Orchard park Library discard book sale October 20th - 28th, fill a bag for $3.00

 

children's programs

 

Orchard Park Library Storytimes run from November 8th through December 9th

 

 

Make it Monday - every Monday from November 8th through December 6th call 662-9851 to sign up

 

Halloween Harvest Festival Saturday October 30th from 1-3pm

 

 

 

 

Check out our Facebook Page for the Orchard Park Library

 

TEEN PROGRAMS

 

 

Teen Game Day Saturday November 13th from 2-4pm ages 13 and up Registration is required, call 662-9851.

 

Check out the upcoming Teen Services this Fall! 

View the Newsletter here: https://www.buffalolib.org/sites/default/files/users/opk/Newsletter%20Master%20(1).pdf

Or check it out below!

 

September Teen Newsletter this is a brief update of all of the library's displays, events and programs for teens. For more details, please call 662-9851.

 

Beginning May 1st Orchard Park Library is accepting Volunteer Applications from teens ages 14 & up for several ongoing volunteer opportunities. Call 662-9851 for more information on how to volunteer.

Orchard Park Public Library Volunteer Application

 

adult programs

 

in good health takes place the second wednesday of each month from 6-7pm call 662-9851 to sign up

 

Orchard Park Library Book Club takes place the first Wednesday of each month at 6pm

 

in good health podcast every wednesday

New sessions are posted weekly, check us out on:

 

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knitting club is meeting at the orchard park public library every wednesday starting at 6:30pm

 

 

                                

 

 


 

 


 

 

 


 

 

 

 

 

 

 

                                                                                                                                     

                                                     

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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Orchard Park Public Library Board Info

Annual Report


Board of Trustees

  • Marianne Eimer
  • John Hinners
  • Douglas McFarland
  • Ann Marie Newbury
  • Peggy Snajczuk

Board Meetings, Agendas, Minutes

Next scheduled meeting: November 16, 2021 at 8am

2021 MInutes

2020 Minutes

2019 Minutes

2018 Minutes

2017 Minutes

2016 Minutes

2015 Minutes

2014 Minutes


Bylaws

By-Laws of the Orchard Park Public Library


Budget

 


Strategic Plan

Orchard Park Public Library Long Range Plan - 2021-2024