North Collins Public Library

North Collins Public Library

2095 School St.
North Collins, NY 14111
United States

Fax: 716-337-0647
Jacob Rachwal, Manager

Our library is located on School Street next to the North Collins Jr/Sr High School. The Library is Wheelchair accessible, has a sizeable parking lot and is equiped with a drop box.

Public access computers: 10 computers and 2 laptops, networked (printing is 10 cents per page for black & white and 25 cents per page for color) Microsoft Office applications, Internet access, misc. WiFi available.

Black & white copies are available starting at 15 cents per page. Fax machine available for a minimal fee.

Meeting room available for use whenever the library is open; inquire at the desk to sign up to use it.

We also offer Notary Services.

What's special about the North Collins Library:

  • The North Collins Town Historian can be reached through the library.
  • We have a large window seat for relaxed reading.
  • The library holds many different monthly activities for all ages, including year-round preschool story hour.
  • Many manuals of WNY Historical Adventures are available.
  • We are located adjacent to Schoolhouse #8 History Center & Museum.
  • There is an outdoor pavilion for Summer programs.
  • Last and certainly not least, North Collins has a more than attentive and very pleasant staff housed in an area that is small enough so you won’t get lost AND big enough to find what you need.

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North Collins Public Library

North Collins Public Library

2095 School Street, North Collins, NY 14111

716-337-3211

~Recurring Events~

Every Friday at 11:00am -  Storytime Through the Alphabet

Join Miss Alice for a weekly journey through the alphabet. We will have stories, songs and activities.  This program is geared for preschoolers, but all ages are welcome.

~ Special Events ~

Monday, January 27 at 6:00pm - Music and Video Streaming Workshop

An introduction focused on free streaming services which allow you to listen to music and podcasts and to watch movies and episodic shows.  Find out what you need to stream media to your TV or mobile device.  Also discussed is cord cutting, Bluetooth, and wirelessly casting video to a TV.

 

Tuesday, January 28 at 2:00pm – 8:00pm – Sparkly Slime Day

Join us as we celebrate the New Year at the library by making slime. All of the supplies are here, just choose your color. This program is open to all ages.

 

Tuesday, February 4 at 6:00pm – Introduction to Fly Tying 2

Have you ever wanted to learn the skill of Fly Tying? This program is provided to us thanks to the generosity of Fly Fisher International and will be taught by Gary Bacon. All materials will be provided free of charge. This program is open to students in grades 6 – 12, parents are welcome.

 

Wednesday, February 5 at 6:30pm - Book Club

Adult Event. Please join us for an engaging discussion of "The Rosie Project" by Graeme Simsion.

 

Monday, February 10 at 6:00pm – Valentine’s Day Card Making

We will be making two different cards that you can use to share with your special valentine this year. This event is open to all ages. Children must be accompanied by an adult.

 

Tuesday, February 11 at 6:00pm – Meet & Greet with Siberian Huskies

The Siberian Husky Club of the Niagara Frontier is visiting the library for a meet and greet with the original sled-dogs, Siberian Huskies. This is an all-ages program, and a great opportunity to learn about one of the most challenging sporting events in the world! Plus, meet the amazing animals who partake in this sport.

 

Wednesday, February 12 from 5:00pm – 7:00pm – LEGO Club

All LEGOs are provided - all you need to bring is your imagination. Your special creation will be on display all month.

 

Tuesday, February 18 at 6:00pm - Checkers the Inventor – Presidents Day Fun Show

Featuring Checkers the Inventor and his fun, comedy-themed magic, juggling, unicycling, giant balloon stunt, and more.

 

Wednesday, February 19 at 6:30pm - America's Music with America’s Dulcimers and Singers

Featuring the Appalachian Mountain Dulcimer Players and the Eden Chorale. Enjoy an evening of festive music with down home patriotic tunes. This is a family friendly event that is open to all.

 

Monday, February 24 from 1:00pm – 4:00pm – Book a Technology Trainer

Sign up for a personalized one-on-one, 45 minute computer lesson. A great opportunity to learn some new technology skills! Choose from over a dozen subjects for one-on-one help.

 

Wednesday, February 26 at 6:30pm – Snowflake Making

Please join us for this fun event for all ages where you will make paper Snowflakes. Kids must be accompanied by an adult. We provide the supplies.

 

North Collins Public Library Board Info

Annual Report


Board of Trustees

Patti Dole, President
Bonnie Noto, Vice-President
Jim Mardino, Treasurer
Anne Maggio, Secretary
Jennifer Schiffman
Sarah Friedrich
 


Board Meetings, Agendas, Minutes

The next meeting will be held on: Wednesday, March 4, 2020 at 5:30pm

2020 Minutes

2019 Minutes

2018 Minutes

2017 Minutes


Bylaws


Budget

 


Strategic Plan