Lancaster Public Library

Lancaster Public Library

5466 Broadway
Lancaster, NY 14086
United States

Fax: 716-686-0749
Kara Stock, Director

Located in the Village of Lancaster on Broadway (Route 20) east of Central Avenue. Wheelchair accessible. New, expanded parking lot available off School Street.

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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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When shopping online, use Amazon Smile and .05% of your purchase will go to the Lancaster Public Library! Search for "Buffalo & Erie County Public Library CO. Lancaster NY" or click: https://smile.amazon.com/ch/16-6002581

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

Lancaster Public Library

The Lancaster Public Library has been identified as being in a NYS Micro-Cluster ORANGE Zone. Per NYS Micro-Cluster Strategy and the Lancaster Public Library's COVID-19 Micro-Cluster Plan, the library building will be CLOSED starting on Friday, November 20. CURBSIDE service will begin on Friday, November 20. Please call (716) 683-1120 for information, or to schedule a pickup. Our books drops are open.

COVID-19 Micro-Cluster Walk-Up & Curbside Service Plan

COVID-19 Micro-Cluster Plan & Appendix A: New York Micro-Cluster Strategy

Safety Plan

Reopening Plan

Handling Materials During COVID-19

Virtual (online) Programming
Due to the COVID-19 pandemic, all library programming is taking place online. Did you miss a program? Please check out our playlists at https://www.facebook.com/pg/LancasterLib/videos/ for archived videos.

Fall 

Fall Reading Log
Thursday, October 1 - Monday, November 30
Kids up to age 17 can submit an entry for every book read for a chance to win a prize! Prizes include: a portable rocket tent, kids telescope, LEGO® set, Raina Telgemeier book set, snowball makers, and a fox snow tube! Drawing will be held on Monday, November 30. Enter here: http://bit.ly/fall20read
 

Virtual Art Show
Calling artists of all ages! Submit a photo of your art to: librarylancaster@gmail.com. All entries must include a brief description, the artist’s name, and age (if under 17). The art show will premiere on our Facebook page on January 4: http://www.facebook.com/LancasterLib/

Virtual (online) Storytimes with Ms. Meg
Fridays, November 20, & 27, 10:30 - 11:00 a.m.
Ms. Meg will read stories and sing songs. Join in on the fun: https://www.facebook.com/LancasterLib.

Virtual (online) Crafternoons
Wednesday, November 25 at 1:00 p.m.
Stop in to the library to grab the take home craft, then visit our Facebook page every Wednesday at 1:00 p.m.to follow along with Ms. Meg: http://www.facebook.com/LancasterLib/. No registration required.

11/25 - Turkey puppet craft

Lancaster Public Library Board Info

Annual Report

2019 Annual Report


Board of Trustees

Suzanne Jacobs, President
Kenneth Graber, Vice President
Jan Yarborough, Treasurer
Barbara Tamol, Secretary
Gary Howell
Kristyn Wind

The Lancaster Public Library Board of Trustees meet the second Thursday of the month at 4:00 p.m. in the Lancaster Public Library unless otherwise noted.  


Board Meetings, Agendas, Minutes

2020

Agendas

  • January 9, 2020
  • February 13, 2020
  • March 12, 2020
  • March 31, 2020 - This meeting was held remotely via GoTo Meeting, Call In: (312) 757-3121, Access Code: 369 496 005
  • May 28, 2020 - This meeting was held remotely via Zoom, Call in: (929) 205 6099, Meeting ID: 912 1608 4117, Password: 191921
  • June 11, 2020 - This meeting was held remotely via Zoom, Call in: (929) 205-6099, Meeting ID: 989 1887 7155, Password: 538771
  • July 9, 2020 - This meeting was held remotely via Zoom, Call in: (929) 205-6099, Meeting ID: 944 4083 6037, Password: 102188
  • August 13, 2020 - This meeting was held remotely via Zoom, Call in: (929) 205-6099, Meeting ID: 975 6021 5089, Password: 351944
  • September 10, 2020 - This meeting was held remotely via Zoom, Call in: (929) 205-6099, Meeting ID: 613 774 4639, Password: 052769
  • October 8, 2020The meeting was held remotely via Zoom, Call in: (929) 205-6099, Meeting ID: 613 774 4639, Password: 052769.
  • November 12, 2020 - This meeting was held remotely via Zoom, Call in: (929) 205-6099, Meeting ID: 613 774 4639, Password: 052769.

Minutes

2019

Agendas

Minutes

2018

Agendas

Minutes

2017

Agendas

Minutes

2016

Agendas

Minutes

2015

Agendas

Minutes

2014

Agendas

Minutes

2013

Agendas

Minutes

Bylaws

By-Laws and Conflict of Interest Policy


Budget

Coming Soon


Strategic Plan