318 Montrose Avenue
Montrose Avenue runs north off Kenmore Avenue, west of Niagara Falls Blvd and east of Parkhurst Blvd.
Parking lot available.
Kenilworth has 20 Public Access Computers
(2 Children PCs, 9 Adult PCs 7 Laptops and 2 OPACs).
Networked printing (10 cents per page for black & white, 25 cents per page for color),
Microsoft Office applications, Internet access, seating area with outlet for powering personal laptop. Free WiFi available.
After hours book return available in parking lot.
Self Service Public Fax Machine available, 1.75 1st page, 1.00 each additional page using prepaid cards or credit/debit cards
A Community Room with the capacity of 30 is available for Library Programs and may be used by nonprofit organizations and groups. A Meeting Room Application must be completed.
A Display Case is available for use by nonprofit organizations and groups. A Display Case/Exhibit Case Application must be completed.
Copy Machine - Black and White Copies are 15 cents each.
What's Special About the Kenilworth Library
Located on an area of land that was once part of the Kenilworth Park Race track in the early 1900’s, Montrose Avenue runs north off Kenmore Avenue, west of Niagara Falls Blvd and east of Parkhurst Blvd
Proof that good things can come in small packages, the library houses a wide array of books, magazines, DVDs, Blu-Rays, Audiobooks and CD’s for all ages and interests.
Kenmore-Town of Tonawanda Friends of the Library is a registered
February 15, March 15,
4:00 - 5:30 PM
For ages 5 - 12.
Visit with Violet, a yellow lab licensed therapy dog. Sign up and read to her during your own one-on-one 15 min. reading session between 4:00 & 5:30 PM. She'll listen patiently as you read and never judge your ability! She just loves to be read to!
Registration is necessary. Stop in or call the library at 834-7657.
Join us as Amy, the branch manager for the Kenilworth Library, leads the discussion on the following titles on the first Wednesday of the month from 2:00 - 3:30 pm. Read great books and make new friends! New members are always welcome!
All titles have multiple copies available to borrow from the library, so stop in or call the library for more information or to request a copy of the selected titles.
(unless otherwised stated, regular hold fees and loan periods apply)
March 1 - First Desire by Nancy Reisman
April 5 - The Girls by Emma Cline
May 3 - Our Souls at Night by Kent Haruf
June 7 - Commonwealth by Ann Patchett
July 5 - The Glass Castle by Jeanette Walls
August 2 - Today Will be Different by Maria Semple
September 6 - Circle of Wives by Linda LaPlante
October 4 - The Woman in Cabin 10 by Ruth Ware
November 1- The Nest by Cynthia D'Aprix Sweeney
December 6 - Heat and Light by Jennifer Haigh
Monday March 27th 12 pm - 6 pm
A conversation group for English Language Learners who want to improve their conversation skills by discussing current events and other relevant topics. Contact the branch for more details.
MONDAY FEBRUARY 27TH 3PM
MONDAY MARCH 20TH 3PM
Curious about the coloring craze, but not crazy about spending money on coloring supplies?
Every Monday from 5pm until 8pm!
we will have an assortment of coloring projects and colored pens, pencils, markers & crayons set out in the main reading room. No registration required, just drop in any time for as long as you like. Bring the kids and color together, or just spend some time away from it all as you color yourself calm!
No classes currently scheduled at Kenilworth
To see what other libraries currently have classes click HERE
The Kenmore Branch Library is located on 160 Delaware Road in the village of Kenmore. As the main library branch in the Town of Tonawanda, they are the location for most of our Public Library Board Meetings and other larger community initatives. For more information including contact information, hours of service, and programs please visit their website at :
Held at the Kenmore Branch Library at 160 Delaware Road
Every Third Thursday from 12 pm - 3 pm
Get access to resources and services including
Thursday February 16th 12pm - 3 pm
Belmont Housing Resources for WNY
Buffalo Public Schools
Department of Social Services (DSS)
Erie County Community College One Stop Center
Erie County Foster & Adoptive Program
People Inc, Senior Services
WNY Independent Living
WNY Law Center
Veteran's Outreach Center
To see what providers will be there each date contact
VOLUNTEERS NEEDED FOR THIS EXCITING NEW COMMUNITY INITIATIVE IN KENMORE-TOWN OF TONAWANDA !
FOR MORE INFORMATION
PLEASE CONTACT THE KENMORE LIBRARY AT 873-2842 TO REGISTER FOR ONE OF THESE FOCUS GROUPS! THANK YOU!!
We are working on turning the Kenilworth Library grounds into a beautiful garden! Have skills to share? Materials to donate?Can you help with regular maintenance and weeding? Click the volunteer form below and return it to either the Kenilworth or Kenmore Libraries. THANK YOU!
Don't have a green thumb but still want to help?
Join us on facebook at @KenilworthLibrary for news,updates, and reminders about everything happening at the Kenilworth Library, as well as other events happening in the Buffalo & Erie County Library System and the Town of Tonawanda.
Our Twitter handle is @for updates on any library changes as well as to promote our programs.
Need some reading inspiration? Our 90 Pinterest Boards have thousands of suggestions for books available to request from the Buffalo & Erie County Library System which you can have sent to Kenilworth for pickup (a .25 convience fee applies for each item). Check out our new & notable boards for items on order or recently recieved.
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BOARD OF TRUSTEES
Jason P. Aronoff, Secretary
Sheila J. Ginnane, Chair
Laura Glass, Treasurer
Jeanne Phillips, Vice Chair
Annette Della Posta
Stanley J. Pustulka
2017 Board Meeting Minutes
2016 Board Meeting Minutes
2015 Board Meeting Minutes
2014 Board Meeting Minutes
2013 Board Meeting Minutes
2012 Board Meeting Minutes
2011 Board Meeting Minutes
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The next scheduled holiday for this location is 05/29/2017 (Memorial Day)