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

Email: delyorkpublib@yahoo.com

Member of the Chautauqua-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

Thank you to all who volunteered or shopped at our recent Winter Scholastic Book Fair!

We earned enough to purchase 36 new books for the Children's & Young Adult collection.

Pictured above, visitors to the Book Fair on Saturday , Jan 29, enjoyed cookies & milk with

Clifford, the Big Red Dog!

Upcoming Events at the Delevan-Yorkshire Public Library!

Mon & Wed, Feb 8 &10; 5-8 pm.

TASC (Test Assessing Secondary Completion, formerly G.E.D.) class meets in the Anderson Community Room. Led by an instructor from B.O.C.E.S.

Tues, Feb 9; 10 am Preschool Story Timemeets in the Family Resource Room at Delevan Elementary School. We are focusing letters of the alphabet. This week we are doing "R" and we will have stories about Rain & Rainbows.

Monday, Feb 15-Presidents' Day - The Library is OPEN 1-8 pm,but there is no TASC (formerly G.E.D.) class.

Monday, Feb 15, 4-8 pm Pizza Hut Fundraiser Night at Yorkshire PIzza Hut! Eat-in or Take-out; sign & give your server a library support ticket, and 20% of the cost of your meal will be donated to the library--Thank you for supporting the Library!

Wed, Feb 17; 4 pm - meeting of the Delevan-Yorkshire Public Library Board of Trustees in the Anderson Community Room.

Use links above or below to check out events for this week!

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"People can lose their lives in libraries. They ought to be warned."
(Saul Bellow, Quoted in The Reader's Quotation Book)

Holiday Closings:January 1 - New Year's Day; Sat-Mon, May 28-30 - Memorial Day Weekend;  Sat-Mon, July 2-4 -Independence Day Weekend; Sat-Mon, Sept 3-5 - Labor Day Weekend; November 24 - Thanksgiving; December 23 -26 Christmas;  December 31 - New Year's Eve.

The Library is OPEN on Martin Luther King, Jr. Day, Presidents' Day, Columbus Day & Veterans' Day

Emergency Closings are also reported on WKBW.com (Channel 7-TV) & WGRZ.com (Channel 4-TV).

Michael Giles,a member of the Board of Trustees since 2006, is currently the board president.

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!

Delevan-Yorkshire Public Library