Delevan-Yorkshire Public Library
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Daryl Decker, a member of the Board of Trustees since 2014, is the current Board President, and the immediate past Treasurer.
Our 10th Annual Quilt Show is now open for visitors in the Anderson Community Room during regular library hours.
Visitors may vote for their favorite once a day.
The quilt receiving the most votes wins the "People's Choice Award," which includes a $25 gift certificate to a local fabric shop.
Join us Thursday, July 19, at 6:30 pm when local quilting instructor, Joan Bigham, gives a free demonstration on curved quilt borders and bindings. Door Prize to be awarded as well, and view the quilts currently on display!
Upcoming Events at the Delevan-Yorkshire Public Library!
"Day by Day NY" is a Family Literacy Calendar/website for families with young children with daily features, such as a story, videos, songs, poems and other activities.Check it out here.
Now to Aug 19: Sign-Up for the 2018 Summer Reading Program & earn prizes and rewards
Sat. July 21, 9 am - 5 pm: Scrap, Craft & Chat Club meets in the Anderson Community Room. Come spend an hour or the whole day working on your favorite project in the company of other crafters. Share a potluck Brunch around 1 p.m., as well as snacks, craft ideas and tips throughout the day. RSVP requested. Call 716-492-1961.
Mon & Wed, July 23 & 25, 5-8 pm: T.A.S.C. (Test Assessing Secondary Skills, formerly G.E.D.) class meets in the Anderson Community Room.
Tues, July 24, 10 am: "The Checkers Show" will be presented in the Delevan Elementary School Auditorium -- FREE!
Tues, July 24, 6 pm: The WNY Alzheimer's Association will present a program in the Anderson Community Room: "Healthy Brains & Bodies". FREE!
"People can lose their lives in libraries. They ought to be warned."
(Saul Bellow, Quoted in The Reader's Quotation Book)
Holiday Closings for 2018: New Year's Day,Tues, Jan 1; Memorial Day Weekend, Sat-Mon, May 26-28, Independence Day, Wed, July 4th; Labor Day Weekend, Sat-Mon, Sept 1-3; Thanksgiving Weekend, Thurs-Sun, Nov 22-26; Christmas, Sun-Wed, Dec 23-26; and New Year's, Sat-Tues, Dec 29 - Jan 1.
Gwen Bixby joined the Library as Director in March 2007. She shares her love of reading and life-long learning by selecting materials and planning programs for toddlers to adults.
The Delevan-Yokrshire Public library is located at 28 School Street in the Village of Delevan, NY. It is chartered by the New York State Education Department to serve the population of the Village of Delevan and the Town of Yorkshire, population 4210.
The Library has books, magazines, audio books (on CD's and cassettes) movies (in DVD& VHS formats), and puzzles available for loan for users of all ages.
Library card holders may also borrow e-book titles in reader or audio formats for tablets, smart phones and other electronic devices.