Home

About the Library

 

Pay Your Fines Online
Federal Depository Library Info

You are here

News Releases

Printer-friendly versionPrinter-friendly version

Logo for Buffalo & Erie County Public Library

The Buffalo & Erie County Public Library's Development and Communications Office works to ensure the timely release of information about library programs and services. Our online news room is your one stop source for information about the Library System.  For more details, call 716-858-7182 or email testaj@buffalolib.org.

Downloadable Images


LIBRARY CARD SIGN-UP ENCOURAGES LIFELONG LEARNING THE “INCREDIBLE” CARD THAT GROWS WITH YOU

Get your library card today!

MEDIA RELEASE

For Immediate Release: August 30, 2018

Library Card Sign-Up Encourages Lifelong Learning

The “Incredible” Card That Grows With You

Senator Chris Jacobs Announces Funding for Buffalo & Erie County Public Libraries

NY Senator Chris Jacobs donates $120,000 shown with library representatives

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE                                                                            CONTACT: Paul Pfeiffer

August 6, 2018                                                                                                                716-854-8705

JACOBS ANNOUNCES FUNDING FOR BUFFALO & ERIE COUNTY PUBLIC LIBRARIES

All twelve branches in the 60th Senate District will receive support

STATE EDUCATION DEPARTMENT ANNOUNCES $24 MILLION IN STATE AID FOR 230 PUBLIC LIBRARY CONSTRUCTION PROJECTS STATEWIDE

 

New York State Board of Regents

MaryEllen Elia

Commissioner of Education

The State Education Department

The University of the State of New York / Albany, NY 12234
Office of Communications

 

 

Indie Authors Unite! Central Library Celebrates DIY Spirit of Local Writers Third Indie Author Day is Saturday, October 13, 2018

Indie Author Day logo, October 13, 2018

For Immediate Release: August 9, 2018

Information: Joy Testa Cinquino, Assistant Deputy Director,

Development & Communications, 716-858-7182

 

Indie Authors Unite!

Central Library Celebrates DIY Spirit of Local Writers

Third Indie Author Day is Saturday, October 13, 2018

Buffalo & Erie County Public Library Announces the Winner of the 20th annual Battle of the Books, teen reading competition. Congratulations to Clarence Public Library!

Clarence Public Library photo of Battle of the Books winning team

The Buffalo & Erie County Public Library Announces the winner of the 20th annual Battle of the Books, teen reading competition.

Congratulations to Clarence Public Library!

Winning team members from the Clarence Public Library were:
William Wisnoski
Samuel Wisnoski
Ruthie Bassarath
Ethan Gay
Rachel Gay
Riley Saxton,
Sophie Duquette 
Ryan Davidson
Clarence was coached by Sarah McLean-Plunkett. 

FOURTH ANNUAL BUFFALO ROTARY DUCK DERBY - Sun, Aug. 26, 2018 @ Canalside Buffalo

Rotary Club of Buffalo Duck Derby, Sunday, Aug. 26, 2018 @ Canalside

Buffalo Rotary is holding the “quazyiest” race ever: its 4th annual Duck Derby on Sunday, August 26 at Canalside

Buffalo.  Free, family-friendly feathered festivities commence at 11:30 AM; race time is 2:00 PM.

LIBRARIES GEAR UP FOR 20TH ANNUAL BATTLE OF THE BOOKS - Aug 4, 2018

Battle of the Books 2018, logo

Libraries Gear Up for 20th Annual Battle of the Books

Free, Family Friendly, Teen Reading Competition

Local teens and pre-teens are gearing up for the Buffalo & Erie County Public Library’s 20th Annual Battle of the Books, an exciting reading trivia competition featuring more than 149 participants on 24 teams representing 16 area libraries.

SUMMER READING 2018 @ BUFFALO & ERIE COUNTY PUBLIC LIBRARIES

Libraries Rock Summer Reading Logo

Summer Reading 2018 @ Buffalo & Erie County Public Libraries

Passport to Reading Program, Read Down Your Fines & More

Pages