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.

Daryl Decker, a member of the Board of Trustees since 2014, is the current Board President, and the immediate past Treasurer.


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.


Tues, Oct 16, 10 am & 5:45 pm: Preschool Story-time in the Anderson Community Room. Today's theme is "Dogs & Puppies". Age appropriate stories, rhymes, songs, a craft and a snack!


Wed, Oct 17, 3 pm: Release Time Education with Miss Esther Sampson in the Anderson Community Room.


Wed, Oct 17, 4 pm: DYPL Board of Trustees meeting in the Anderson Community Room.


Wed, Nov 14, 5-8 pm T.A.S.C. (Test Assessing Secondary Skills, formerly G.E.D.) class meets in the Anderson Community Room.


Thurs, Oct 18; 6:30 pm: FREE Hand Applique Quilting Workshop in the Anderson Community Room. Participants must provide their own materials. Materials list provided when you register. Pre-registration required by Tues, Oct 16.


Fri, Oct 19, 3:30 pm: Fall Family Flick- Today's film is "E.T. -the Extraterrestrial". Free popcorn and snacks!


Sat, Oct 20, 9am - 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, Oct 22 & 24, 5-8 pm T.A.S.C. (Test Assessing Secondary Skills, formerly G.E.D.) class meets in the Anderson Community Room.


Tues, Oct 23, 10 am & 5:45 pm: Preschool Story-time in the Anderson Community Room. Today's theme is "Pumpkins & Scarecrows". Age appropriate stories, rhymes, songs, a craft and a snack!


Wed, Oct 24, 3 pm: Release Time Education with Miss Esther Sampson in the Anderson Community Room.


Fri, Oct 26, 3:30 pm: Fall Family Flick- Today's film is "Casper". Free popcorn and snacks!


Mon & Wed, Oct 29 & 31, 5-8 pm T.A.S.C. (Test Assessing Secondary Skills, formerly G.E.D.) class meets in the Anderson Community Room.


Tues, Oct 30, 10 am & 5:45 pm: Preschool Story-time in the Anderson Community Room. Today's theme is "Halloween". Age appropriate stories, rhymes, songs, a craft and a snack!

Wed, Oct 31, 3 pm: Release Time Education with Miss Esther Sampson in the Anderson Community Room.


Thurs, Nov 1, 6:30 pm: Machine Applique Quilting Workshop in the Anderson Community Room. Free event, but participants must provide their own supplies. Supply list provided upon registration. Pre-Registration is required by Tues, Oct. 30th. Call 716-492-1961 to register.


Fri, Nov 9, 3:30 pm: Fall Family Flick- Today's film is "Free Birds". Free popcorn and snacks!


Mon, Nov 12, Veterans' Day, Observed-The Library is OPEN, 1-8 pm. No T.A.S.C class.

Wed, Nov 14 5-8 pm T.A.S.C. (Test Assessing Secondary Skills, formerly G.E.D.) class meets in the Anderson Community Room.


Thurs-Sunday, Nov 22-25, Thanksgiving Weekend-the Library is CLOSED! Have a safe & Happy Thanksgiving!



"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.

The Library will be OPEN on Martin Luther King, Jr. Day, Mon, Jan 15; Presidents' Day, Mon, Feb 19; Good Friday, March 30;  Columbus Day, Mon, Oct 8; and Veterans Day, Nov 12.

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.

Welcome to our Library!

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


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