Lake Shore Branch Library

Lake Shore Branch Library

S-4857 Lake Shore Rd.
Hamburg, NY 14075
United States

Fax: 716-627-6505
Stephanie Molnar, Librarian/Branch Manager
Brian Hoth, Director

Located on Route 5 (Lake Shore Road) between Cloverbank Road and Kennison Parkway. Wheelchair accessible with parking and entrances on both sides of the building.

The Lake Shore Public Library offers wonderful views of Lake Erie from a convenient location. Pop in for a quick pick from our updated collection or stick around for a fabulous sunset. Our friendly staff is always available to answer your questions or offer a suggestion.

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Lake Shore Library is looking for Book, CD, DVD and BluRay Donations for our collection and on-going book sale.

Book Sale


7 Public Access Computers and 2 Laptops; printing is 10¢ per page for black and white and 25¢ for color. Includes Microsoft Office Applications and Internet Access. For more information, see "What can I do at a Public Access Computer?"

Wi-Fi available to connect with your own laptop or wireless device.

Self Check-Out stations featuring RFID technology.

Drop Box depository to return library material 24/7.

Meeting Room available upon request. Seating capacity is 46.

Copy machine available at 25¢ per copy. 


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The Lake Shore Public Library is a member of the Buffalo & Erie County Public Library System.

Lake Shore Public Library

View all Lake Shore Library events here.

Cult Movie Double Feature feat. Steven Spielberg

hook and goonies movie covers

Join us on Saturday, February 8 for our first Cult Movie Double Feature featuring movies by director Steven Spielberg

11 am - The Goonies

1 pm - Hook

Both movies are rated PG.  Popcorn will be provided.  Registration not needed and all ages welcome.

Valentine's Day Crafts

heart crown              heart wreath


Wednesday, February 12 @ 6 pm

Come celebrate Valentine's Day with two crafts and a "hearty" snack.

Crafts will be a heart crown and a heart wreath.

Register by calling the library at 627-3017 or on our event page.


Monthly Events 

  • Cookbook Club - 2nd Monday of the month at 6:30 pm
    • We choose a cookbook every month and then make recipes to share potluck style. The cookbook is available at the front desk.
    • Please call to register for the event
  • Adult Craft Night - 3rd  Monday of the month at 6:30 pm
    • We gather an create seasonal craft
    • Adults 18 and older
    • All craft supplies are provided by the library
  • Book Club – Last Monday of the month at 6:30 pm
    • A lively discussion with a great group of people. Call for titles and date.
  • Lap Sit– Select Thursdays at 10 am
    • Books, songs and finger plays for ages 3 months to 2 years old.
    • Call for current schedule
  • Story Time – Select Thursdays at 11 am 
    • Books, activities and crafts for ages 3-5
    • Call for current schedule
  • Lego Club – Last Saturday of the month at 1 pm
    • All ages welcome to come play with Legos©
    • We have blocks for younger kids too!
  • Origami Club - Last Saturday of the month at 2 pm
    • All ages and skill levels welcome
    • Bring your own paper or use ours
  • Lake Erie Ukesters – 2nd and 4th Wednesdays at 1 pm
    • Twice-monthly ukulele jam
    • All playing levels are welcome

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