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

Lancaster Public Library

Please note: our services have changed. The building is temporarily closed, but we are offering curbside service. Please call (716) 683-1120 to schedule a pick-up. Our books drops are open.

COVID-19 Micro-Cluster Plan & Appendix A: New York Micro-Cluster Strategy
COVID-19 Micro-Cluster Walk-Up & Curbside Service Plan
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.

Virtual Art Show
Thank you to all of the artists who submitted artwork for out first annual art show: http://bit.ly/LVAS21. Click "present" at the top of the page to view the show.

January Craft & Carry
A free take home winter-themed craft kit for kids ages 5 – 12. Call to pick up the kit with our curbside service. Limit one per child while supplies last.

January Virtual (online) Crafternoons
Wednesdays, January 20, & 27 at 1:00 p.m.
Learn to create crafts at home using things you might already have. Call us to pick up the take home craft and 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.

1/20 - Snowman slam game
1/27 - Polar bear prints

Virtual (online) Storytimes with Ms. Meg
Fridays, January 22, & 29 at 10:30 a.m.
Ms. Meg will read stories and sing songs. Join in on the fun: https://www.facebook.com/LancasterLib.

February Craft & Carry
A free take home valentine craft kit for kids ages 5 – 12. Limit one per child while supplies last.

Virtual Pet Show Submissions
February 1 - 26
Calling all pet owners! Submit a photo of your pet(s) (stuffed animals may participate) to: librarylancaster@gmail.com. Please include the name and a brief description of your pet. The pet show will premiere on Monday, March 1st.

February Virtual (online) Crafternoons
Wednesdays, February 3, 10, 17, & 24  at 1:00 p.m.
Learn to create crafts at home using things you might already have. Call us to pick up the take home craft and 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.

2/3 - Raining hearts cloud mobile
2/10 - "I Love You" sign language card

2/17 - Love bugs
2/24 - I 
♥ dinosaurs craft

Virtual (online) Storytimes with Ms. Meg
Fridays, February 5, 12, 19 & 26 at 10:30 a.m.
Ms. Meg will read stories and sing songs. Join in on the fun: https://www.facebook.com/LancasterLib.

I ♥ Books Valentine Craft Kit
Begins Saturday, February 6
Make a valentine for your favorite book and share a picture of it on our Facebook page: https://www.facebook.com/LancasterLib. For all ages. Call us to pick up a kit while supplies last.

Chinese New Year Dragon Craft Kit
Begins Friday, February 12
Celebrate the year of the ox by creating your very own Chinese New Year Dragon. For ages 5- 12. Call us to pick up a kit while supplies last. Limit one per child.

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

2021

Agendas

  • January 14 - Meeting was held remotely via Zoom, Call In: (929) 205-6099Meeting ID: 613 774 4639, Passcode: 052769.

Minutes

Transcripts

Audio

2020

Agendas

Minutes

Transcripts

Audio

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

2021 Budget


Strategic Plan

Long Range Plan 2018 - 2021