160 Delaware Rd.
Kenmore, NY 14217
Located at the corner of Chapel and Delaware Road, one mile south of Sheridan Drive. Wheelchair accessible. Parking lot available.
Public access computers: 42 public access computers (3 Children's PCs, 2 Young Adult PCs, 29 Adult PCs, 6 Laptops and 2 OPACs), networked (printing 10 cents per page for black & white, 25 cents per page for color), Microsoft Office applications, Internet access. Free WiFi available. "What can I do at a Public Access Computer?"
An Optalec ClearView Video Magnifier is available in the library's magazine area on a first-come, first-serve basis.
A Community Room with the capacity of 47 is available for Library Programs and may be used by nonprofit organizations and groups. A Meeting Room Application must be completed.
A Study Room with the capacity of 2 is available. A reservation is required.
A Display Case is available for use by nonprofit organization and groups. A Display Case/Exhibit Case Application must be completed.
Copy Machine - Black and White copies are 15 cents each.
Self Service Fax Machine -Faxes cost $1.75 for the first page and an additional $1 per page. You can use your credit or debit card or purchase a fax card at the circulation desk.
Kenmore Branch Policies
- Town of Tonawanda Public Library Display Case Policy
- Town of Tonawanda Public Library Rules of Conduct
- Town of Tonawanda Public Library Procurement Policy
- Town of Tonawanda Public Library Investment Policy
- Town of Tonawanda Public Library Bulletin Board Policy
- Town of Tonawanda Public Library Distribution Policy
- Town of Tonawanda Public Library Lost and Found Policy
- Freedom of Information Law (FOIL) Policy
- Freedom of Information Law (FOIL) Application
- Town of Tonawanda Public Library Gift & Donor Recognition Policy
- Town of Tonawanda Public Library Petty Cash Policy
- Town of Tonawanda Public Library ToT Distribution Policy
- Town of Tonawanda Public Library Claim Audit Policy
The Kenmore Branch is a member of the Buffalo & Erie County Public Library System.
The Kenmore Library is open! Our weekly hours are:
10 am – 6 pm
Tuesdays, Wednesdays, and Thursdays from
10 am – 9 pm
Fridays and Saturdays from
10 am – 5 pm
12 pm - 5 pm
We are closed the following Holidays (PDF)
The Kenmore Branch Library requires ALL visitors to be masked regardless of vaccination status
(effective from 7/31/2021 until further notice)
Thank You for your cooperation!
Our address is 160 Delaware Road, Kenmore NY 14217
Our public Wi-Fi service is always available and the signal range extends to our parking lot
Online Story Time with Joe and Jill
Tonawanda Community Environmental Benefit Program
What environmental improvements do you want for the Tonawanda Community?
Residents ages 16 and up living in the Town of Tonawanda, City of Tonawanda, North Tonawanda, Village of Kenmore, Grand Island and Buffalo’s Riverside neighborhood are eligible to cast a ballot starting September 20 -26.
Read about the projects (including one proposed for the Kenilworth Branch Library) and learn more at TonawandaFund.org.
This Year the Kenmore Library will again be participating in National Voter Registration day which is September 28th.
Check out our information table during the month of September with information regarding voting as well as needed forms such as
Erie county board of elections calendars
stickers (while supplies last) and more!
Want to register online? Library staff will have a dedicated computer just for this purpose.
Whether you are new to the process or want to make sure your information is up to date, come to the library for the information you need
Founded in 2012, National Voter Registration Day is designed to create an annual moment when the entire nation focuses on registering Americans to exercise their most basic right – the right to vote. Nearly 4.5 million Americans have registered to vote on the holiday since the inaugural National Voter Registration Day.
Friends of the Library Book Sale!
Thursday, September 30th, 3-7pm
Friday, October 1st, 3-7 pm
Saturday, October 2nd, 9am-12pm
155 Delaware Road (Former Kenmore Middle School, Door #8)
List prices: Hardcover & Young Adult $1 each
Trade Paperbacks & Children's hardcover 50 cents each
Pocket Paperbacks & Children's paperbacks 25 cents each
Free admission | credit cards accepted
We will follow current NYS COVID guidelines at the time of the sale.
You may have to wait in line to accommodate room capacity limits. Please keep your shopping experience to 3o minutes.
Thanks for understanding!
Books and Barks
Held the 3rd Saturday of each month. This program for children ages 5-12 is a unique opportunity to work on reading skills in a relaxed and fun environment.
Sign up for a 15 minute session to read to a trained therapy dog. Appointments are available between 10-11:30 AM.
Presented in partnership with Paws for Love, a program of the SPCA serving Erie County.
Registrations can be made by phone during our open hours at 873-2842 or in person at the checkout desk.
Craft & Carry
Bricks to Go! A Take home building challenge for kids 6-14
Missing Lego Club? Try BRICKS-TO-GO! Come by the Kenmore branch library and checkout one of our BRICKS-TO-GO kits. Take it home and create your build before bringing it back to display! For kids ages 6-14. Kits are limited so stop by or call 873-2842 for details.
The Kenmore Library Book Club
CRAFT NIGHT AT THE KENMORE LIBRARY
Tuesday, October 5th at 7 pm
Come craft with us at the Kenmore Branch Library!
Make a Autumn Leaves Candle Jar, perfect for your fall decor.
Recommended for ages 14 and up.
Space and supplies are limited so registration is required for this program, and can be made by calling the Kenmore Library at 716-873-2842 during library hours.
A properly worn mask is required at all times when in the library regardless of vaccination status.
A small number of take home kits may be available starting Wednesday, October 6 at both the Kenmore and Kenilworth branch libraries, which will be first come first serve, limit one per person.
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Board of Trustees
Richard Geer, Chair
Annette Della Posta, Co-Chair
Stanley Pustulka, Treasurer
Kathleen Kanaley, Secretary
Board Meetings, Agendas, Minutes
- January 2021 Minutes
- February 2021 Minutes
- March 2021 Minutes
- April 2021 Minutes (pdf)
- May 2021 Minutes -PDF
- June 2021 Minutes - PDF
- July 2021 Minutes - PDF
- January 2020 Minutes
- February 2020 Minutes
- March 2020 Minutes
- Special Meeting March 30, 2020
- April 2020 Minutes
- May 2020 Minutes
- June 2020 Minutes
- July 2020 Minutes
- August 2020 Minutes
- September 2020 Minutes
- October 2020 Minutes
- November 2020 Minutes
- December 2020 Minutes
- December 2019 Minutes
- November 2019 Minutes
- October 2019 Minutes
- September 2019 Minutes
- August 2019 Minutes
- July 2019 Minutes
- June 2019 Minutes
- May 2019 Minutes
- April 2019 Minutes
- February 2019 Minutes
- January 2019 Minutes
Previous years minutes are kept on file at the Kenmore Branch Library. Please contact the library for more information/