Williamsville Branch

Williamsville Branch

5571 Main St.
Williamsville, NY 14221
United States

Fax: 716-634-2927
Roseanne Butler-Smith, Director

Location

In the heart of colonial Williamsville, in the middle of the village.
We are between North Cayuga Road and Ellicott Creek (just west of Mill Street). Facing the Library on Main Street, Amherst Town Hall (Municipal Building) is to our left and Williamsville Village Hall is to our right.
The Library is situated in front of the entrance to Island Park, and is within walking distance from Glen Falls Park. 

There is ample parking behind the Library, accessible through Cayuga Drive, or the driveway between the Library and Town Hall.


Features

  • Wheelchair accessible.
  • Meeting Room, capacity 31.
  • Copy machine, black & white only, 20¢ per copy
  • Microfilm reader (for reels only, not fiche -- currently no printer).
  • Drop box attached to the building.
  • Chocolate and Granola Bars are sold here too ($1 each) ; sales of these benefit the Amherst Public Libraries.

Public Access Computers

For Adults, 9 desktop computers and 2 laptops, networked -- with Microsoft Office Applications 2016, Internet Access, etc.;
Flatbed scanner available; 4 computers dedicated for children;
(Printing charges: B&W 10¢ per page, color 25¢ per page.
printing 10 cents per page) 


What's Special About the Williamsville Library

  • Local Documents -- carrying materials on the history of the village, local documents
  • Amherst Bee on microfilm since March 1879 -- no printing capability
  • Chocolate and Granola Bars are sold here ($1 each).
    Sales of these items benefit the Amherst Public Libraries.
  • Ongoing book sale in front hallway.
  • Annual benefit gala held in February. 

Holidays

2019 CLOSED:

  • Tuesday, January 1-- New Years Day
  • Monday, January 21 -- Martin Luther King Jr. Day
  • Monday, February 18 -- President's Day
  • Friday, April 19 -- Good Friday
  • Sunday, April 21 -- Easter
  • Monday, May 27 -- Memorial Day
  • Thursday, July 4 -- Independence Day
  • Monday, September 2 -- Labor Day
  • Monday, November 11 -- Veterans Day
  • Thursday, November 28 -- Thanksgiving Day
  • Tuesday, December 24 -- Christmas Eve
  • Wednesday, December 25 -- Christmas Day
  • Tuesday, December 31 -- New Years Eve -- OPEN UNTIL 3pm

Book Sales

Ongoing book sale in front hall of library

Flyer for all 4 Amherst branch book sales.

-BOOKS ONLY-  November 20-25
Wednesday, November 20                       10 am to 1:30 pm
Thursday, November 21                           1 pm to 7:30 pm
Adult Hardcovers: $1 each on Saturday
Saturday, November 23                            10 am to 1:30 pm
$4/BAG SALE  Monday, November 25    10 am to 1:30 pm


Williamsville Branch Policies

System-Wide Policies

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

Williamsville Branch

Programs
To see all currently scheduled library-sponsored programs held at the Amherst Public Libraries, click here for our chronological Facebook Event listing.
For events specific to just this branch, click on the calendar to the right on this page. 
Programs for all ages are offered throughout the year, including:

FOR CHILDREN

FOR FAMILIES

COMPUTER CLASSES  

BOOK CLUB

BOOK SALES

Ongoing book sale in front hall of library
2020 flyer for all 4 Amherst branch book sales.

Amherst Board Info

Annual Report

 


Amherst Public Library Board of Trustees

PRESIDENT
JEFFREY F. VOELKL
jvoelkl@robshawlaw.com
Term will expire 12/31/2020

VICE PRESIDENT
MICHELE IANNELLO-WARD
michele.iannello@gmail.com
Term will expire - 12/31/2019

TREASURER
MARJORIE FRANKNECHT
hipermarge@aol.com
Term will expire - 12/31/2021

SECRETARY
MARILYN FEUERSTEIN
librarylady@roadrunner.com
Term will expire  12/31/2022

PHILIP CASILIO
philc@casilioco.com
Term will expire 12/31/2022

CAROLYN GIAMBRA
carolyn.giambra@gmail.com
Term will expire  12/31/2021

CYNTHIA J. SELDEN
seldencj@yahoo.com

HON. PENNY M. WOLFGANG
pwolfgang@gmail.com
Term will expire 12/31/2023


Board Meetings, Agendas, Minutes

Upcoming Board Meetings:
January 23, 2020 at Williamsville Branch
March 4, 2020 at Clearfield
April 22, 2020 at Eggertsville-Snyder
May 27, 2020 at Audubon

Meetings begin at 4:15pm and all meetings are open to the public.

Agenda & Minutes:

2020

2019

2019 Agendas

2019 Minutes

2018

2018 Agendas

2018 Minutes

2017

2017 Agendas

2017 Minutes

2016

2016 Agendas

2016 Minutes

2015

2015 Agendas

2015 Minutes

2014

2014 Agendas

2014 Minutes

2013

2013 Agendas

2013 Minutes


Bylaws

 


Budget

 


Strategic Plan