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160 Delaware Rd.
Kenmore , NY 14217 Map
Phone: 716-873-2842
Fax: 716-873-8416
Dorinda Darden, Director

Located at the corner of Chapel and Delaware Road, one mile south of Sheridan Drive. Wheelchair accessible. Parking lot available. 

Public access computers: 42 public access computers (3 Children's PCs, 2 Young Adult PCs, 29 Adult PCs, 6 Laptops and 2 OPACs), networked (printing 10 cents per page for black & white, 25 cents per page for color), Microsoft Office applications, Internet access.  Free WiFi available. "What can I do at a Public Access Computer?"

An Optalec ClearView Video Magnifier is available in the library's magazine area on a first-come, first-serve basis.

A Conference Room with the capacity of 10 is available for meetings and may be used by nonprofit organizations and groups.  A Meeting Room Application must be completed.

A Community Room with the capacity of 47 is available for Library Programs and may be used by nonprofit organizations and groups.  A Meeting Room Application must be completed.

Town of Tonawanda Public Library Meeting Room Policy

AStudy Room with the capacity of 2 is available.  A reservation is required.

A Display Case is available for use by nonprofit organization and groups.  A Display Case/Exhibit Case Application must be completed.

Town of Tonawanda Public Library Display Case-Exhibit Space Rules of Use

Copy Machine - Black and White copies are 15 cents each.

Self Service Fax Machine -Faxes cost $1.75 for the first page and an additional $1 per page. You can use your credit or debit card or purchase a fax card at the circulation desk.


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Schedule of  Events

(Some events require prior registration, please call the Kenmore Library at 873-2842 during our hours of operation to enroll or find out more about these programs!)


 
 
August 2017
 
 
August 22 - Family Gaming Hour- 4pm.  Are you looking for some friendly competition at the library? How about some nice air-conditioning? Well if so, come join us for some quality gaming (board games) and show off your skills. Presented by students from the IB Program at Ken-West. Held at the tables near the picture book area. For families with kids 12 and under. No registration required. 
 
August 23-  Kenmore Library News Meeting (REGISTRATION FULL)
 
August 24 - Buffalo Clown Alley 1 pm. Join the "Wow Troupe" of clowns as they provide comedy, juggling, music & magic to bring us a show full of joy, laughter and quality entertainment. All ages welcome. No registration required.
 
August 24 - Q.U.I.E.T.  7pm. Q.U.I.E.T. is the Quest for Inspiring, Effortless Thoughtful Time-out, a program for adults looking for a creativity or Mindfulness jump-start. Join us for activities which provide quiet contemplation and tap into your creativity. No artistic skill needed. We provide all the materials. Registration is required to attend this group
 
August 30 - Kenmore Library News Meeting (REGISTRATION FULL)
 
August 31- Beaver Meadows 1pm. Join us as Beaver Meadows presents: "Cold Blooded Critters." Bringing along a menagerie of live reptiles & amphibians, our naturalist will illustrate just what separates us from our cold blooded cousins and how these animals live. All ages welcome. No registration required.
 
September 2017
 
 
 
 
September 5 - Computer Coach 3 pm
 
 
September 6 - Resume Helper Service 10:15 am
 
September 6 - Kenmore Library News (Registration Full) 4:30 pm
 
September 7 - Computer Coach 3 pm
 
September 9 - Books & Barks 10:30 am
 
September 11 - Kenmore Library Knit /Crochet Group 12 pm
 
September 12 - Computer Coach 3 pm
 
September 12 - Town of Tonawanda Public Library Board Meeting 7 pm
 
September 13 - Resume Helper Service 10:15 am
 
September 13 - Kenmore-Town of Tonwanda Friends of the Library Annual Book Sale 4 pm
 
September 13 - Kenmore Library News (Registration Full) 4:30 pm
 
September 14 - Kenmore-Town of Tonawanda Friends of the Library Annual Book Sale 10 am
 
September 14 - Computer Coach 3 pm
 
September 15 - Kenmore-Town of Tonwanda Friends of the Library Annual Book Sale 10 am
 
September 15 - Tech Training: Book a Technology Trainer 1 pm
 
September 16 - Kenmore-Town of Tonawanda Friends of the Library Annual Book Sale 10 am
 
September 18- Registration Opens for Fall Toddler Time for 2's Fall Session 10 am
 
September 18- Kenmore Library Knit/Crochet Group 12 pm
 
September 19 - Computer Coach 3 pm
 
September 20 - Resume Helper Service 10:15 am
 
September 20 - Kenmore Library News (Registration Full) 4:30 pm
 
September 21 - Town of Tonawanda Coalition Community Resource Hub 12 p,
 
September 21 - Computer Coach 3 pm
 
September 25 - Kenmore Library Knit/Crochet Group 12 pm
 
September 26 - Computer Coach 3 pm
 
September 27 - Resume Helper Service 10:15 am
 
September 27 - Kenmore Library News (Registration Full) 4:30 pm
 
September 28 - Preschool Story Time 10:30 am
 
September 29 - Toddler Time for 2's 10:15/11:15 am
 

 

 

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BOARD OF TRUSTEES

Richard Geer, Chair

Annette Della Posta, Co-Chair

Stanley Pustulka, Treasurer

Jeanne Phillips, Secretary

Eileen Crawford

Sheila Ginnane

Laura Glass

Kathleen Kanaley


2017 Board Minutes

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The next scheduled holiday for this location is 09/04/2017 (Labor Day)

Library Hours
SunClosed
Mon10:00 AM - 06:00 PM
Tue10:00 AM - 09:00 PM
Wed10:00 AM - 09:00 PM
Thu10:00 AM - 09:00 PM
Fri10:00 AM - 05:00 PM
Sat10:00 AM - 05:00 PM

*Sunday hours for the remainder of 2017 run from September 10 through December 17.