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To reduce the spread of coronavirus (COVID-19) the 

Newstead Public Library will remain closed until such time as the guidance of the Governor of the State of New York
supports reopening.  


Please visit our website for more updates at

Library material due dates beginning February 11 have been
extended until May1, 2020.

We apologize for the inconvenience.





Library Director - Kristine Sutton 

33 Main St
Akron, NY 14001       
(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 April Events(SUBJECT TO CHANGE)

Call 542 -2327 to attend programs.

Visit or follow us on facebook!


1:1 Computer Assistance

Do you need help with your iPad, Microsoft Word or setting up a Facebook account??  We can assist with that and much more.  Please call the library at 542-2327 to schedule a time.

Census Day!!  With Music Presentation at 6:30 pm

Wednesday, April 1 – All Day!

Census Questions? Ask our staff!  Computers available to take the Census on line.


6:30 pm – ‘Don’t Tread on Me Snake’ – Mark Jones talks about Early American music instruments, featuring a demo on a real 200 year old Serpent Instrument!

Kidding Around Yoga for Pre-k

Enjoy a fun-filled yoga class, which includes music, games, and storytelling!

For pre – k yogis!

Friday, April 3 @ 11:30 am

Peace, Love and Yarn

Knit and crochet for community groups both local and global outreach.

Saturday, April 4 @ 2 pm

Tuesday Morning Book Club

Tuesday, April 7 @ 10:30 am

Medicare Options

Learn about Medicare options from Essential Solutions.

Wednesday, April 8 @ 6 pm

Wednesday, April 29 @ 6 pm

Medicaid Application Assistance

A representative from WNY Independent Living will answer Medicaid questions.

Monday, April 13 @ 2 – 4 pm

April’s Music with Mar!!

Music with Mar is back with our new music instructor, April.

Join us for this interactive music and movement class for children, 6 months through 5 years.

Friday, April 10 @ 11:30 am

Friday, May 1 @ 11:30 am

Friday, June 5 @ 11:30 am

Friday, July 17 @ 11:30 am

Friday, August 7 @ 11:30 am

Indulge – Delectable Botanical Luxuries

Presented by the Buffalo & Erie County Botanical Gardens.

Learn about popular drinks, interesting/odd foods, and chocolate and then delve into plants as perfume and aromatherapy/medicine.Friday, April 10 @ 11 am

On-Going Library Events

Looking to play Mahjong?  Would you like to learn?

All are welcome! Monday’s from 1 - 4 pm