Library

Buffalo & Erie County Public Library

Lancaster Library

5466 Broadway
Lancaster , NY 14086 Map
716-683-1120
Kara Stock, Director

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The next scheduled holiday for this location is 11/12/2018 (Veteran's Day)

Library Hours
Sun12:00 PM - 05:00 PM
Mon10:00 AM - 06:00 PM
Tue10:00 AM - 09:00 PM
Wed10:00 AM - 09:00 PM
Thu10:00 AM - 09:00 PM
Fri09:30 AM - 05:00 PM
Sat10:00 AM - 05:00 PM

*Sunday hours for the remainder of 2018 run from September 9 through December 30.

Located in the Village of Lancaster on Broadway (Route 20) east of Central Avenue. Wheelchair accessible. New, expanded parking lot available off School Street.

What's Special About the Lancaster Library?
25 Public Access Computers: Microsoft Office and Internet access. Meeting room and copy machine. Come and sit by our beautiful working copper fireplace. Enjoy a coffee or a snack. 

Rules of Conduct

Annual Report to the Community


Meeting Room Application   Meeting Room Policy   Meeting Room Rules of Use


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BPOvations - Tood Craven - Meet the Conductor 
Tuesday, October 30, 6:30 - 7:30 p.m.
Please call 683-1120 to register.


October Programs

Registration required unless otherwise noted.  Please call 683-1120 or stop in to register.

Family Board Game Day!
Saturday, October 20, 1:00 - 2:00 p.m.
No registration required.

Maker Mondays
Mondays, October 22 & 29, 4:00 - 5:00 p.m.
No registration required.

Lapsit Story Time
Tuesdays, October 23 & 30, 10:30 - 11:15 a.m.

Toddler Time
Tuesdays, October 23 & 30, 11:30 a.m. - 12:15 p.m.

Dragons & Unicorns
Tuesday, October 23, 4:30 - 5:30 p.m.
Ages 3 - 6.

Sensory Storytime  
Wednesdays, October 24, 6:30 - 7:30 p.m.
For children up to 12 years old. 

Yoga for Adults
Thursday, October 25, 6:00 - 7:00 p.m.

Preschool Story Time
Friday, October 26, 10:30 - 11:15 a.m.

Movin' & Groovin'
Friday, October 26, 11:30 a.m. - 12:15 p.m.

Everyday Scientist: Pumpkin Chuckin'
Saturday, October 27, 2:00 - 3:00 p.m.

Halloween Spooktacular Party!
Sunday, October 28, 1:00 - 2:00 p.m.
No registration required. All ages.

Music with Mar
Monday, October 29, 11:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.
Ages 5 and under.

BPOvations - Tood Craven - Meet the Conductor NEW
Tuesday, October 30, 6:30 - 7:30 p.m.
Please call to register.


November Programs

Registration required unless otherwise noted.  Please call 683-1120 or stop in to register.

Snow Tube Raffle!
Thursday, November 1 - Wednesday, December 19
Check out books to win! 

Yoga for Adults
Thursday, November 1, 6:00 - 7:00 p.m.

Preschool Story Time
Fridays, November 2, 9 & 16, 10:30 - 11:15 a.m.

Movin' & Groovin'
Fridays, November 2, 9 & 16, 11:30 a.m. - 12:15 p.m.

Lego Club
Saturday, November 3, 1:00 - 2:00 p.m.

Maker Mondays
Mondays, November 5, 19 & 26, 4:00 - 5:00 p.m.

Lapsit Story Time
Tuesdays, November 6 & 13, 10:30 - 11:15 a.m.

Toddler Time
Tuesdays, November 6 & 13, 11:30 a.m. - 12:15 p.m.

Nature Play
Tuesday, November 6, 4:30 - 5:30 p.m.
Ages 6 - 10.

Fall Craft
Wednesday, November 7, 4:30 - 5:30 p.m.
Presented by the Lancaster Youth Bureau. For ages 5 - 12.

Sensory Storytime  
Wednesdays, November 7, 14, 21 & 28, 6:30 - 7:30 p.m.
For children up to 12 years old. 

Kidding Around Yoga 
Thursday, November 8, 10:30 - 11:30 a.m.
Ages 3 - 5.

Paws for Love: Read to a Dog
Thursday, November 8, 6:00 - 7:00 p.m. 
Sign up for a 15 minute reading session.

Yoga for Adults
Thursdays, November 8, 15 & 29, 6:00 - 7:00 p.m.
Fridays, November 16 & 30, 2:00 - 3:00 p.m.

MakerSpace Sunday
Sunday, November 11, 2:00 - 3:00 p.m.

Book a Technology Trainer
Thursday, November 15, 10:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.
Sign up for a 45 minute appointment.

DIY Terrariums
Saturday, November 17, 1:00 - 2:00 p.m.

Family Board Game Day
Sunday, November 18, 1:00 - 2:00 p.m.
No registration required.

Music with Mar
Monday, November 19, 11:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.
Ages 5 and under.

Everyday Scientist: Tickle Me Pink...no! Orange...no! Purple!?
Saturday, November 24, 2:00 - 3:00 p.m.
Ages 5 - 10.

Graham Cracker House
Sunday, November 25, 1:00 - 2:00 p.m.


Lancaster Public Library Board of Trustees:

Gary Howell, President
Kristyn Wind, Vice-President
Suzanne Jacobs, Treasurer
Jan Yarborough, Secretary
Mary Terranova
Barbara Tamol

The next Board Meeting will be held in the Library's Community Room on Thursday, November 15 at 3:00 PM.

2013 Meeting Minutes

2014 Meeting Minutes

2015 Meeting Minutes

2016 Meeting Minutes

2017 Meeting Minutes

2018 Meeting Minutes

2013 Board Agenda

2014 Board Agenda

2015 Board Agenda

2016 Board Agenda

2017 Board Agenda

2018 Board Agenda