Williamsville Branch

Williamsville Branch
Library Info

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.

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
  • Ongoing book sale in front hallway.
  • Annual benefit gala held in February. 

Williamsville Branch Policies

System-Wide Policies

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

Williamsville Branch

THIS LIBRARY'S HOURS HAVE CHANGED

Monday            10-2

Tuesday             4-8

Wednesday       10-2

Thursday          4-8

Friday             1-5

Saturday & Sunday  Closed

 

 This revised schedule is to due to staffing limitations, parking issues at Williamsville, and the safety of our staff and public.

Please direct all public concerns regarding this matter to me, via my email: butlersmithr@buffalolib.org

 



 

 

summer raffle



 

yard sale


 

Due to the COVID-19 pandemic all library programming is taking place online. See below for upcoming and archived Virtual Programs. Also, you can visit our Calendar page  or  Facebook page

 

 

 



 

Audubon book club

AUDUBON BOOK CLUB
(click or tap for details)

 

 


Visit https://buffalolib.libcal.com/calendar/events/?cid=12898&t=d&d=0000-00-…
for the listing of Williamsville Library programs which are on the Library's web site.

 

Visit https://www.facebook.com/pg/AmherstPublicLibrary/events/ to view upcoming programs. To watch premieres, you probably need to be a member of Facebook.

 

Visit https://www.facebook.com/pg/AmherstPublicLibrary/videos/
for access to the past virtual programs we have been doing. You do not need to be a Facebook member to view these.

 


 

Many of the videos created by the staff at the Amherst Public Library include playlists with themes, such as:

the Virtual Holistic Lecture Series for adults

and others for kids and parents such as storytimes and crafts.
 

 

 


 

Battle of the Books 2021

 

Holidays 2021

 

 

 

 

Amherst Rules, Board Info & Bylaws

Rules of Conduct for Library Users


Annual Report

2019: the Year in Review


Amherst Public Library Board of Trustees

PRESIDENT
JEFFREY F. VOELKL
jvoelkl@robshawlaw.com
Term will expire 12/31/2025

VICE PRESIDENT
CYNTHIA J. SELDEN
seldencj@yahoo.com
Term will expire 12/31/2023

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

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

CYNTHIA J. SELDEN
seldencj@yahoo.com

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


Board Meetings, Agendas, Minutes

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

Agenda & Minutes:

2021

2021 Agendas

2021 Minutes

2020

2020 Agendas

2020 Minutes

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

Bylaws of the Board of Trustees of the Amherst Public Library


Budget

 


Strategic Plan

DOCUMENTS SPECIFICALLY RELATED TO COVID: