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"Adventure Begins at Your Library" Summer Reading

Pick up a summer reading log, a special reading BINGO challenge, or a read-a-day log. We encourage children to read at least 15 minutes a day during the summer and our summer reading program...  More
Date:
Thursday, July 18, 2024
Time:
All Day Event
Location:
Elaine M. Panty Branch
Audience:
  Child     Teen     Infant     Toddler     Preschool     Young Adult  
Categories:
  Summer Reading  

$1 bag sale

Browse our large selection of used books and take home an entire bag full for only $1. You can bring your own reusable tote (standard paper bag sized, please) or we have some available. Pick out some...  More
Date:
Thursday, July 18, 2024
Time:
All Day Event
Location:
Elaine M. Panty Branch
Audience:
  Adult     Senior     All Ages  
Categories:
  Book Sale  

Adventure Begins at your Library Summer Reading! Virtual

The Town of Tonawanda Public Libraries summer reading program with READsquared returns! Runs from July 1st through August 24th and is open to all ages! Prizes awarded for each age group. If this is...  More
Date:
Thursday, July 18, 2024
Time:
All Day Event
Location:
Kenmore Branch - This is a VIRTUAL program.
Audience:
  All Ages  
Categories:
  Summer Reading  

Adventure Begins at your Library Summer Reading! Virtual

The Town of Tonawanda Public Libraries summer reading program with READsquared returns! Runs from July 1st through August 24th and is open to all ages! Prizes awarded for each age group. If this is...  More
Date:
Thursday, July 18, 2024
Time:
All Day Event
Location:
Kenilworth Branch - This is a VIRTUAL program.
Audience:
  All Ages  
Categories:
  Summer Reading  

Antique Appraisal Tickets for Sale

Roycroft Campus Antiques has generously donated their time for an antiques appraisal fundraiser to benefit the Friends of the Aurora Town Public Library, a non-profit group of community members, who...  More
Date:
Thursday, July 18, 2024
Time:
All Day Event
Location:
Aurora Town Public Library
Audience:
  Adult  
Categories:
  Library Fundraiser  

Bookmark Design Contest at the West Seneca Public Library

From Saturday, June 29th to Wednesday, July 31st the West Seneca Public Library will be holding a bookmark design contest for students entering preschool through 12th grade. Students can submit as...  More
Date:
Thursday, July 18, 2024
Time:
All Day Event
Location:
West Seneca Public Library
Audience:
  Child     Teen  
Categories:
  Craft/Maker Event     Summer Reading  

Crane Summer Reading Program!

Date:
Thursday, July 18, 2024
Time:
All Day Event
Location:
Crane Branch
Audience:
  Child     Teen     Toddler     Preschool     Young Adult  
Categories:
  Summer Reading  

Friends of the Clarence Public Library Basket Raffle

$5/ sheet of tickets Tickets on sale through July 31st Drawing to be held August 1st.
Date:
Thursday, July 18, 2024
Time:
12:00am - 12:00pm
Location:
Clarence Public Library
Audience:
  All Ages  
Categories:
  Display/Exhibit     Library Fundraiser  

Frosty's Coupons

Find a coupon for Frosty's Ice Cream in the children's section of the library. Several coupons will be hidden each day. For kids up to age 12. Limit 1 coupon per child. Coupons are courtesy of the...  More
Date:
Thursday, July 18, 2024
Time:
All Day Event
Location:
Lancaster Public Library
Audience:
  Child     Preschool  
Categories:
  Other  

Lancaster Village Scavenger Hunt

Travel around the Village of Lancaster and spot the images on your scavenger hunt flyer (available to pickup at the Lancaster Library). Collect a sticker from each location and write the name of the...  More
Date:
Thursday, July 18, 2024
Time:
All Day Event
Location:
Lancaster Public Library
Audience:
  Child     Teen     Adult     Senior     All Ages     Toddler     Preschool     Young Adult  
Categories:
  All Ages     Offsite     Other     Small Business  

Make and Take Craft Table: Shark Painting

Celebrate Shark Week all month long when you make and take a fabulous watercolor shark picture! DIY craft is available at the table outside the Children's Room all month during open hours.
Date:
Thursday, July 18, 2024
Time:
All Day Event
Location:
Alden Ewell Free Library
Audience:
  Child     Toddler     Preschool  
Categories:
  Craft/Maker Event     Make & Take  

Monthly Scavenger Hunt

Join in on our monthly scavenger hunt in our Children's Room and earn a prize!
Date:
Thursday, July 18, 2024
Time:
All Day Event
Location:
Alden Ewell Free Library
Audience:
  Child     Toddler     Preschool  
Categories:
  Other  

Puzzle Table

Come and help us put puzzles together all month long at our puzzle table, located near the adult classics section.
Date:
Thursday, July 18, 2024
Time:
All Day Event
Location:
Alden Ewell Free Library
Audience:
  Child     Teen     Adult     Senior     Young Adult  
Categories:
  Other  

Read It & Keep It: Read and Redeem

Be part of "Read It & Keep It" this summer at the Aurora Town Public Library! Children of all ages are invited to complete a summer reading log to earn a free paperback book! Register and get your...  More
Date:
Thursday, July 18, 2024
Time:
All Day Event
Location:
Aurora Town Public Library
Audience:
  Child     Teen     Preschool  
Categories:
  Summer Reading  

Summer Raffle!

June 14 - August 15 during library open hours! Check out books for a chance to win prizes! Every 5 children's books checked out = 1 ticket Every 3 YA/Adult books checked out = 1 ticket Bring your...  More
Date:
Thursday, July 18, 2024
Time:
All Day Event
Location:
Williamsville Branch
Audience:
  Child     Teen     Adult     Senior     All Ages     Infant     Toddler     Preschool     Young Adult  
Categories:
  All Ages     Special Event     Summer Reading  

Summer Raffle!

June 14 - August 15 during library open hours! Check out books for a chance to win prizes! Every 5 children's books checked out = 1 ticket Every 3 YA/Adult books checked out = 1 ticket Bring your...  More
Date:
Thursday, July 18, 2024
Time:
All Day Event
Location:
Audubon Branch
Audience:
  Child     Teen     Adult     Senior     All Ages     Infant     Toddler     Preschool     Young Adult  
Categories:
  All Ages     Special Event     Summer Reading  

Summer Raffle!

June 14 - August 15 during library open hours! Check out books for a chance to win prizes! Every 5 children's books checked out = 1 ticket Every 3 YA/Adult books checked out = 1 ticket Bring your...  More
Date:
Thursday, July 18, 2024
Time:
All Day Event
Location:
Clearfield Branch Library
Audience:
  Child     Teen     Adult     Senior     All Ages     Infant     Toddler     Preschool     Young Adult  
Categories:
  All Ages     Special Event     Summer Reading  

Summer Raffle!

June 14 - August 15 during library open hours! Check out books for a chance to win prizes! Every 5 children's books checked out = 1 ticket Every 3 YA/Adult books checked out = 1 ticket Bring your...  More
Date:
Thursday, July 18, 2024
Time:
All Day Event
Location:
Eggertsville-Snyder Branch
Audience:
  Child     Teen     Adult     Senior     All Ages     Infant     Toddler     Preschool     Young Adult  
Categories:
  All Ages     Special Event     Summer Reading  

Summer Reading Bingo

Play our Summer Reading Bingo for a chance to win one of our amazing prizes! All ages! *Little kids**Kids**Teens**Adults* Enter as many times as you'd like, Prizes generously provided by the...  More
Date:
Thursday, July 18, 2024
Time:
All Day Event
Location:
Grand Island Memorial Library
Audience:
  Child     Teen     Adult     Senior     All Ages     Infant     Toddler     Preschool     Young Adult  
Categories:
  All Ages     Public Program     Special Event     Summer Reading  

Summer Reading Challenge

Summer reading challenges return to North Park Library from June 21st to August 30th! Kids can win a light-up scooter, a Lego block set, a Buffalo Zoo pass, and MORE just for reading! Adults can win a...  More
Date:
Thursday, July 18, 2024
Time:
All Day Event
Location:
North Park Branch
Audience:
  Child     Teen     Adult     Senior     All Ages     Toddler     Preschool     Young Adult  
Categories:
  Summer Reading  

Summer Reading Challenge

Readers of all ages can complete system-wide and branch specific reading challenges throughout the summer to win prizes! Drop by the branch to pick up a reading log and ask staff for more details....  More
Date:
Thursday, July 18, 2024
Time:
All Day Event
Location:
Leroy R. Coles, Jr. Branch
Audience:
  All Ages  
Categories:
  Summer Reading  

Summer Reading Logs & BINGO

Kids: Read 10 books, color in a reading log or complete a reading challenge, and turn it in for a fun prize. Ages 17 and under. Teens & Adults: Grab a BINGO board and read. Turn in your card at the...  More
Date:
Thursday, July 18, 2024
Time:
All Day Event
Location:
Lancaster Public Library
Audience:
  Child     Teen     Adult     Senior     All Ages     Toddler     Preschool     Young Adult  
Categories:
  Summer Reading  

Summer Reading Raffle

Check out books to win! Kids 12 and under receive 1 raffle ticket for every 5 print books checked out. Teens 13-17 receive 1 raffle ticket for every 3 print books checked out. 4 BIG PRIZES! Prizes...  More
Date:
Thursday, July 18, 2024
Time:
All Day Event
Location:
Lancaster Public Library
Audience:
  Child     Teen     Toddler     Preschool     Young Adult  
Categories:
  Summer Reading  

Baby Toddler Storytime

Join Mrs. Jennifer for stories, songs, playtime, and bubbles! Storytimes are geared towards kids ages birth - 3 years old, but older siblings are welcome to join! No registration required for this...  More
Date:
Thursday, July 18, 2024
Time:
10:00am - 10:45am
Location:
Children's Room, Central Library
Audience:
  Child     Infant     Toddler  
Categories:
  Storytime  

Book a Tech Trainer

Get one-on-one help with Android basics, iPhone/iPad basics, Internet basics, cloud services, Microsoft Office basics (Word, Excel, PowerPoint, etc.), organizing computer files/folders, simple digital...  More
Date:
Thursday, July 18, 2024
Time:
10:00am - 3:00pm
Location:
Lackawanna Public Library
Audience:
  Adult  
Categories:
  Computers & the Internet