Clearfield Branch Library

Clearfield Branch Library
Library Info

770 Hopkins Rd.
Williamsville, NY 14221
United States

Fax: 716-688-0281
Roseanne Butler-Smith, Director

Location

In Williamsville, on Hopkins Road, a few blocks north of Maple Road and just south of West Klein Road. Adjacent to Clearfield Recreation Center). Parking at both entrances, in front of the library along Hopkins, as well as behind library.

Features

  • Wheelchair accessible.
  • Wi-fi available.
  • Public Access Computers
    • For Adults, 10 networked computers and 3 laptops -- with Microsoft Office Applications (2016), Internet Access, etc, ;
      2 computers dedicated for Catalog;
      5 computers dedicated for children;
      Printing charges: B&W 10 cents per page, color 25 cents per page.
  • Meeting Room, capacity 80.
  • Study Room available for small groups (reservations recommended).
  • Copy machine, black & white only, 20¢ per copy
  • Outdoor Drop Box attached to building, for returned library material, open 24/7.
  • Ongoing Book Sale of a variety of donated books and magazines in the front vestibule. 
     

What's Special About the Clearfield Library

  • Chessboard available for public use (at librarians' desk).
  • Local documents.
  • Large foreign language film and documentary collection.
  • Paper Recycling -- We are an active participant in the Abitibi Paper Retriever Recycling Program, which benefits the Library. 
  • Optelec ClearView Video Magnifier -- is easy to use and will help the visually impaired maintain their independence in everyday tasks such as reading books and magazines, viewing photographs and writing. Thanks to the Amherst Lions Club for donating this to us.

Sundays Hours

After April 7th, 2019, we do not anticipate future funding to support Sunday hours at the Clearfield Library.

Clearfield Branch Library

System-Wide Policies

The Clearfield Branch is a member of the Buffalo & Erie County Public Library System.

Clearfield Branch Library

WINTER STORY TIME FLYER

 



 

 

Please help us to continue to grow the Clearfield Library garden!  By saving your Dash's Market receipts, you can help us raise money to purchase additional shrubs for planting in the spring. 
Thank you for your support, 
Town & Country Garden Club
 


 

 

Due to the COVID-19 pandemic all library programming is taking place online. See below for upcoming and archived Virtual Programs. Also, you can visit our Calendar page  or  Facebook page

 

 Visit https://buffalolib.libcal.com/calendar/events/?cid=12898&t=d&d=0000-00-…
for the listing of Clearfield Library programs which are on the Library's web site.

 

 

Visit https://www.facebook.com/pg/AmherstPublicLibrary/events/ to view upcoming programs. To watch premieres, you probably need to be a member of Facebook.

 

Visit https://www.facebook.com/pg/AmherstPublicLibrary/videos/
for access to the past virtual programs we have been doing. You do not need to be a Facebook member to view these.


 

Many of the videos created by the staff at the Amherst Public Library include playlists with themes, such as:

the Virtual Holistic Lecture Series for adults

and others for kids and parents such as storytime and crafts.
 

 



 

 

 

2022 Holiday Closing Schedule for the Amherst Public Libraries

 

Monday, January 17                Birthday of Martin Luther King, Jr.

Monday, February 21              President's Birthday

Friday, April 15                        Good Friday

Monday, May 30                      Memorial Day

Monday, July 4                        Independence Day

Monday, September 5             Labor Day

Friday, November 11               Veteran's Day

Thursday, November 24         Thanksgiving Day

Saturday, December 24           Christmas Eve

Sunday, December 25             Christmas Day

Monday December 26             Observed Christmas Day

Saturday, December 31          New Year's Eve (Libraries will close at 3PM)

 

Amherst Rules, Board Info & Bylaws

Rules of Conduct for Library Users


Annual Report

2020: the Year in Review

2019: the Year in Review


Amherst Public Library Board of Trustees

PRESIDENT
JEFFREY F. VOELKL

jvoelkl@robshawlaw.com
Term will expire 12/31/2025

VICE PRESIDENT
CYNTHIA J. SELDEN

seldencj@yahoo.com
Term will expire 12/31/2023

CO-TREASURER
MARJORIE FRANKNECHT

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

CO-TREASURER
CAROLYN GIAMBRA

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

SECRETARY
MARILYN FEUERSTEIN

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

MICHELE IANNELLO-WARD
michele.iannello@gmail.com
Term will expire - 12/31/2024

OLIVER C. YOUNG, ESQ.
ocyoung99@gmail.com
Term will expire 12/31/2022

HON. PENNY M. WOLFGANG
pwolfgang@gmail.com
Term will expire 12/31/2023


Board Meetings, Agendas, Minutes

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

Agenda & Minutes:

2021

2021 Agendas

2021 Minutes

2020

2020 Agendas

2020 Minutes

2019

2019 Agendas

2019 Minutes

2018

2018 Agendas

2018 Minutes

2017

2017 Agendas

2017 Minutes

2016

2016 Agendas

2016 Minutes

2015

2015 Agendas

2015 Minutes

2014

2014 Agendas

2014 Minutes

2013

2013 Agendas

2013 Minutes


Bylaws

Bylaws of the Board of Trustees of the Amherst Public Library


Budget

 


Strategic Plan

DOCUMENTS SPECIFICALLY RELATED TO COVID: