Daryl Decker, a member of the Board of Trustees since 2014, is the current Board President, and the immediate past Treasurer.
"People can lose their lives in libraries. They ought to be warned."
(Saul Bellow, Quoted in The Reader's Quotation Book)
Holiday Closings for 2019: New Year's Day,Tues, Jan 1; Memorial Day Weekend, Sat-Mon, May 25-27, Independence Day, Thurs, July 4th; Labor Day Weekend, Sat-Mon, Aug 31 - Sept 2; Veterans' Day, Mon, Nov 11; Thanksgiving Weekend, Thurs-Sun, Nov 28 - Dec 1; Christmas, Tues-Thurs, Dec 24-26; and New Year's, Tues - Wed, Dec 31 - 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.
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.
Mon & Wed, Feb 11 & 13, 5-8 pm T.A.S.C. (Test Assessing Secondary Skills, formerly G.E.D.) class meets in the Anderson Community Room.
Tues, Feb 12, 10 am: Preschool Story-time in the Anderson Community Room. Today's theme is "Be My Valentine". Age appropriate stories, rhymes, songs, a craft and a snack!
Wed, Feb 13, 3:00 pm: Rel. Ed. Release Time in the Anderson Community Room.
Fri, Feb 15 to Sat, Feb 23, Scholastic Book Fair in the Anderson Community Room. Start shopping online now!
Sat, Feb 16, 10-noon; Take Your Child to the Library Day! Crafts, snacks, games, puzzles, and free gifts for every child who attends!
Mon, Feb 18: Presidents' Day--The Library is OPEN today!
Mon, Feb 18, 4-9 pm: Pizza Hut Fundraiser Night at the Yorkshire Restaurant on Rt. 16. Eat-In or Carry-Out--give the cashier one of the Delevan Library Fundraiser tickets and 20% of the cost of your meal will be donated to the Library. Thank You for supporting the Library!
Wed, Feb 20 4 pm: DYPL Board of Trustees Meeting in the Anderson Community Room.
Wed, Feb 20, 5-8 pm T.A.S.C. (Test Assessing Secondary Skills, formerly G.E.D.) class meets in the Anderson Community Room. (No class on Presidents' Day, Monday, Feb 18.)
Sat, Feb 23, 9am -1pm: Last day to shop the Scholastic Book Fair in the Anderson Community Room.
The Library will be OPEN on Presidents' Day, Monday, Feb 18!
That's also the day Pizza Hut is hosting a Fund-Raiser night for the Library, 4:00 - 9:00 pm
Give the cashier a Library Fundraiser Ticket when you check out and 20 % of the cost of your meal will be donated to the Library, Eat-In or Carry-Out!
Tickets are available at the Circulation Desk, or from a Library Volunteer at Pizza Hut that evening. Thank You for supporting the Library!
For more information please call 716-492-1961.
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.
Delevan-Yorkshire Public Library
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