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.



Fri, May 17; 3:30 pm: Friday Family Flicks in the Anderson Community Room in May celebrate Moms! This week's film is "Home Alone". Free popcorn and snacks.


Sat, May 18, 9 am - 9 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., snacks, craft ideas and tips. Dinner to be ordered in. RSVP required; call 716-492-1961.


Mon & Wed, May 20 & 22, 5-8 pm T.A.S.C. (Test Assessing Secondary Skills, formerly G.E.D.) class meets in the Anderson Community Room.

Tues, May 21, 10 am: Preschool Story-time
in the Anderson Community Room. Today's theme is "Once Upon A Time!" Age appropriate stories, rhymes, songs, a craft and a snack!

Wed, May 22, 3 pm: Release Time Rel Ed with Miss Esther in the Anderson Community Room


Thurs, May 23, 6-8 pm: Town of Yorkshire/Village of Delevan Summer Recreation Program Sign-ups in the Anderson Community Room.


Fri, May 24; 3:30 pm: Friday Family Flicks in the Anderson Community Room in May celebrate Moms! This week's film is "Freaky Friday". Free popcorn and snacks.


Sat-Mon, May 25-27, The Library will be CLOSED in observance of Memorial Day Weekend. The Library will reopen at 9 am on Tuesday, May 28th.  Tues, May 14, 10 am: Preschool Story-time in the Anderson Community Room. Today's theme is "I Love Mommy." Age appropriate stories, rhymes, songs, a craft and a snack!


Tues, May 28, 10 am: Preschool Story-time in the Anderson Community Room. Today's theme is "Pigs Aplenty!" Age appropriate stories, rhymes, songs, a craft and a snack!


Wed, May 29, 5-8 pm T.A.S.C. (Test Assessing Secondary Skills, formerly G.E.D.) class meets in the Anderson Community Room.


Fri, May 31 - Sat, June 8, Scholastic Buy-One-Get-One Free Book Fair in the Anderson Community Room, open during regular library hours.


Sat, June 1, 10 am - 12 pm: Town of Yorkshire/Village of Delevan Summer Recreation Program Sign-ups in the Anderson Community Room.


Mon & Wed, June 3 & 5, 5-8 pm T.A.S.C. (Test Assessing Secondary Skills, formerly G.E.D.) class meets in the Anderson Community Room.


Sat, June 8, 10 am - 1 pm: Town of Yorkshire/Village of Delevan Summer Recreation Program Sign-ups in the Anderson Community Room.


Mon & Wed, June 10 &12, 5-8 pm T.A.S.C. (Test Assessing Secondary Skills, formerly G.E.D.) class meets in the Anderson Community Room.


Fri, June 14; 3:30 pm: Friday Family Flicks in the Anderson Community Room in June celebrate Dads! This week's film is "We Bought A Zoo". Free popcorn and snacks.


Wed, June 19, 4 pm: DYPL Board of Trustees Meeting in the Anderson Community Room.


Sat, June 22, 11 am - 1 pm: Open House in Honor of New Director Erin Brotka & Retired Director Gwen Bixby.


Mon, June 24: Sign-Up for 2019 Summer Reading Program begins!



"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.

The Library will be OPEN on Martin Luther King, Jr. Day, Mon, Jan 21; Presidents' Day, Mon, Feb 18; Good Friday, April 19; and Columbus Day, Mon, Oct 14.

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.

Our Staff

Our mission is simple: To provide materials and programs for members of the community for educational, informational and recreational use.

 

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.

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Delevan-Yorkshire Public Library

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March 29, 2016

Watch the trailer for a new movie coming out in 2018: "The Public".

Directed by Emilio Estevez, and actors include Estevez,  Christian Slater, & Alec Baldwin. Check out an interview with Slater and Estevez, here.

Brandon Stearnsr, a member of the Board of Trustees since 2017, is the current Board President.

DYPL Board of Trustees President Brandon Stearns, right, presents an engraved pet set to Daryl Decker, immediate past president, who is retiring from the BOT after serving a five-year term.

Thank you for your service Daryl!

This Mom and daughter recently completed the "1000 Books Before Kindergarten" Challenge! They received free gift books as they met very 100 book benchmark. Congratulations, ladies!
If you would like to accept the challenge with you youngster(s),

ask us how at the Library!

Library HOURS:  Mon & Wed: 1:00 - 8:00 PM

               Tues: 9:00 AM - Noon; 2:00 - 8:00 PM
Thurs: 12:00 - 8:00 PM

Fri: 1:00 - 6:00 PM
Saturday:  9 AM - 1:00 PM; Sunday:  Closed

28 School Street / PO Box 185, Delevan, NY 14042
Phone: 716-492-1961
Fax: 716-492-3398

Email: delyorkpublib@yahoo.com

Member of theChautauqua-Cattaraugus Library System