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Library Director - Kristine Sutton                                                                             

33 Main St.                         Facebook                       
Akron, NY 14001                 www.buffalolib.org
(716) 542-2327
Summer Hours
Memorial Day Weekend – Labor Day

Mon. 10:00 – 8:00pm
Tues. 10:00 – 6:00pm
Wed. 10:00 – 8:00pm
Thurs. Closed
Fri. 10:00 – 5:00pm
Sat. Closed

Winter Hours
Labor Day – Memorial Day Weekend

Mon. 1:00 – 8:00pm
Tues. 10:00 – 5:00pm
Wed. 1:00 – 8:00pm
Thurs. Closed
Fri. 10:00 – 5:00pm
Sat. 10:00 – 5:00pm

 




 

 

 

Newstead Public Library January & February Events

Call 542 -2327 to attend programs.

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Library Board Meets the 2nd Wednesday of the month at 7 pm

 

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

 

FREE - Social Service Assistance Every Friday

Meet with an Erie County Department of Social services Intern at the library.  She can assist with applying for help with food, home weatherization, finding health clinics, and other social services programs.    Service resumes on Friday, January 5, 12, 19 and 26.

 

Computer Class ** FREE**

Did you get an eReader for the holidays? Come to the library to learn how to download eBooks from the library.

Friday, January 12 @ 10 am – 12:30 pm

 

Peace, Love, Yarn

Join neighbors and friends to knit for a community project.

Saturday, January 13 @ 2 pm

 

Clay Sculpting with Stonehorse Goeman

Local artist Stonehorse will share the art of sculpting.  This will be a hands on class for children ages 10 and up.

Wednesday, January 17 @ 6:30 pm

 

Reminisce Friday

Enjoy reminiscing about memories of the past.

Friday, January 19 @ 11 am

                                                                             

Pre-school Storytime

Storytime for children ages 2 ½ - 5

Monday’s @ 6:30 pm – January 22 & 29 and February 5 & 12

Tuesday’s @ 11 am – January 23 & 30 and February 6 & 13

 

Baby Massage – New !!  Day Change!!!

Occupational Therapist, Nancy Peters will teach a three part hands on workshop on the benefits of baby massage.  For babies 2 – 12 months and their parent or caregiver.  Please bring a blanket for baby.

Tuesday’s at 10:30 am

February 6, 13 and 20

 

What is Needle Felting?

Join us for a hands on demonstration on how to needle felt by Sharon Carlo.  Supplies will be provided.  Program for adults.

Wednesday, January 31 @ 6:30 pm

 

Peace, Love, Yarn

Join neighbors and friends to knit for a community project.

Saturday, February 3 @ 1 pm

 

Lego Club

Build and create with LEGO’s.

For Ages 7 and up.

Saturday, February 17 @ 1:30-3:30pm

 

Winter Break Family Movie Night

Wednesday, February 21@ 6pm              

 

Kid’s Winter Global Games

The Winter Olympics will soon be here!  Play some fun games and learn about the Olympics.

For Ages 8 -12.

Saturday, February 24 @ 1 pm

                 

On-Going Library Events

 

1:1 Computer Assistance

Every Friday from 10 am – 12 noon.

Appointments are necessary, call 542-2327

 

Looking to play Mahjong?  Would you like to learn?

All are welcome!

Monday’s from 1 - 4 pm

                                   

Toddler Jumpbunch

Build fine motor skills and hand-eye coordination with brightly colored balls and simple toys.  Parents are encouraged to participate!

Ages 15 months – 3 years

2nd and 4th Friday’s of the month at 11:30 am – 12:15 pm

Life of a Writer

Writer’s group for high school students led by author Nancy Eckerson.  Do you like to write or hope to get published someday?  Join our group to learn about the life of a writer.

2nd & 4th Wednesday’s of the month at 7 pm

 

Tail Waggin Tutors – Therapy Dogs visit the Library

The Newstead Public Library will have licensed therapy dogs visit the library for children to read to them.  This is a great experience for hesitant readers, children that may not be comfortable around dogs or just for the fun of reading to four-legged friend.  Parents are asked to sign children up for a 15-minute slot.

 

Monday, January 8 @ 3 – 4 pm

Wednesday, January 17 @ 6:30 – 7:30 pm

Monday, January 22 @ 3 -4 pm

Friday, January 26 @ 3 -4 pm

Monday, January 29 @ 3-4 pm

Wednesday, February 14 @ 6:30 – 7:30pm

Friday, February 23 @ 3 -4 pm