Delevan-Yorkshire Public 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


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, Jan 14 & 16, 5-8 pm T.A.S.C. (Test Assessing Secondary Skills, formerly G.E.D.) class meets in the Anderson Community Room.


Tues, Jan 15, 10 am: Preschool Story-time in the Anderson Community Room. Today's theme is "Color Wonder". Age appropriate stories, rhymes, songs, a craft and a snack!


Mon & Wed, Jan 21 & 23, 5-8 pm T.A.S.C. (Test Assessing Secondary Skills, formerly G.E.D.) class meets in the Anderson Community Room.


Tues, Jan 22, 10 am: Preschool Story-time in the Anderson Community Room. Today's theme is "Frogs". Age appropriate stories, rhymes, songs, a craft and a snack!


Mon & Wed, Jan 28 & 30, 5-8 pm T.A.S.C. (Test Assessing Secondary Skills, formerly G.E.D.) class meets in the Anderson Community Room.






"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.

Welcome to our Library!

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March 29, 2016

The drawing for the  Knowledge Seekers' Society annual theme basket raffle was held on Dec 13th.
Pictured at left is  Dorothy Titus, accepting the Family Fun basket for her Granddaughter Shaune.

On the right is Kathy McDaniels trying out the antique rocking chair that is part of the WNY Favorites basket won by her daughter Megan.


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.