Lancaster, NY 14086
Located in the Village of Lancaster on Broadway (Route 20) east of Central Avenue. Wheelchair accessible. New, expanded parking lot available off School Street.
What's Special About the Lancaster Library?
25 Public Access Computers: Microsoft Office and Internet access. Meeting room and copy machine. Come and sit by our beautiful working copper fireplace.
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Lancaster Public Library Policies
- Bulletin Board Policy
- Claims Audit Policy
- Display Case Policy
- Gift Policy
- Investment Policy
- Petty Cash Policy
- Procurement Policy
- Public Relations Policy
- Meeting Room Policy & Rules of Use
- Meeting Room Application
- Rules of Conduct
The Lancaster Library is a member of the Buffalo & Erie County Public Library System.
To reduce the spread of coronavirus (COVID-19) the Lancaster Public Library will remain closed until such time as the guidance of the Governor of the State of New York supports reopening. We apologize for the inconvenience. We hope to see you soon!
Please do not return items at this time. Due dates on all physical library materials checked out beginning February 11, 2020 have been extended to May 18, 2020.
We are not accepting any book donations at this time. Thank you for your understanding.
Virtual (online) Programming: our building may be closed, but we are open virtually!
Due to the COVID-19 pandemic all library programming is taking place online. Visit our Calendar page at: https://bit.ly/Lancasterlib or Facebook page link at: https://www.facebook.com/LancasterLib/ . See below for more details.
Facebook Live Storytimes!
Every Tuesday and Friday at 10:30 a.m.
Ms. Meg will read stories and sing songs.
Join in on the fun: https://www.facebook.com/LancasterLib/
Virtual (online) Lego Club
Every Monday, families can post a picture of their creations on our Facebook page! A theme will be posted on our page to spark creativity. For all ages. Visit our Facebook page at: https://www.facebook.com/LancasterLib/
Virtual (online) Crafternoons
Every Wednesday 1:00 - 2:00 p.m.
We’ll present a craft using items you can find around the home on our Facebook page at https://www.facebook.com/LancasterLib/
4/8 - Plastic egg birdseed craft
4/15 - Make your own bubbles
4/22 - Earth Day recyclable instrument crafts
4/29 - Newspaper crafts
Virtual (online) Poetry Challenge
Every Thursday beginning at 11:00 a.m.
April is poetry month and we want to celebrate by posting our favorite poems every Thursday! We want you to post your favorites and even share your own. Check out https://www.facebook.com/LancasterLib/ for each challenge.
Board of Trustees
Suzanne Jacobs, President
Kenneth Graber, Vice President
Jan Yarborough, Treasurer
Barbara Tamol, Secretary
The Lancaster Public Library Board of Trustees meet the second Thursday of the month at 4:00 p.m. in the Lancaster Public Library. The April 9, 2020 meeting has been postponed.
The Lancaster Public Library Board of Trustees Special Meeting scheduled March 31 at 4:00 p.m. will be held via GoToMeeting. It may be accessed by telephone: dial (312) 757-3121 and enter this access code: 369-496-005.
Board Meetings, Agendas, Minutes