ERIE.GOV | Your information resource from the government of Erie County, New York

Library News & Events

Newstead Public Library January & February Events

Call 542 -2327 to attend programs.

Visit or follow us on facebook!


Regular Hours

Monday                        1 pm – 8 pm

Tuesday           10 am – 5 pm

Wednesday       1 pm – 8 pm

Thursday          Closed

Friday               10 am – 5 pm

Saturday          10 am – 5 pm


Holiday Hours

Library Closed Monday, February 16 – Presidents’ Day


Library Board Meeting – Wednesday, February 4 @ 7 pm


Looking to play Mahjong?  Would you like to learn?

All are welcome!

Monday’s from 1 - 4 pm

February 2, 9 23


Genealogy Group

Share your search strategies and experiences.

Wednesday, February 11 @ 6 -8 pm


American Girl Club

Valentine Party!  Ages 7 and up.

Saturday, February 14 @ 1:00 pm


Health Insurance Facts… And Snacks!! ** RESCHEDULED DATE**

Presentation and Q&A about recent changes to health insurance.  Sponsored by Community Access Services.  Snacks provided and a chance to win a $25 Target gift card.

Tuesday, February 3 @ 1:30pm


Peace, Love, Yarn

Knit and crochet with friends.  All projects are beginner friendly!

Current project:  12 inch squares

Saturday, February 7 @ 1:00 pm


 Truffle Making

Join Tina Tompkins-Ames for a hands-on truffle making class.  Just in time for Valentine’s Day.  For teens and adults.

Monday, February 9 @ 6:30 pm


Winter Break Game Day

Spend an afternoon playing board games and the wii with friends.

Tuesday, February 17 @ 1 -3 p.m.


 Movie Night

Enjoy a popular children’s book that was recently released as a movie!

Wednesday, February 18 @ 6 pm



Ages 7 and up, build and create with LEGO’s.

Saturday, February 21 @ 1:30 – 3:30 pm


HANDS-ON COMPUTER TRAINING – with trainers from the Buffalo & Erie County Public Library


eBooks and eReaders

An introduction to downloading eBooks from the library’s website.  The focus will be on Kindle, Nook and iPad.

Friday, February 27 at 11 am – 1:30pm


Family History Research with Ancestry Library Edition Database

An introduction to tracing your family’s roots with the library’s database.  Included in this database are vital and original records.

Friday, February 27 at 2:30 – 4:30 pm