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


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

Remaining 2017 Holiday Closings:Sat - Mon, December 23 - 25 Christmas;

Sat - Mon, Dec 30 - Jan 1, 2018 New Year's.


Holiday Closings for 2018: Sat-Mon, May 26-28, Memorial Day Weekend; Wed, July 4th, Independence Day; Sat-Mon, Sept 1-3, Labor Day Weekend; Thurs-Sun, Nov 22-26, Thanksgiving; Sun-Wed, Dec 23-26, Christmas; Sat-Mon, Dec 30 - Jan 1, New Year's

The Library will be OPEN on Martin Luther King, Jr. Day, Mon, Jan 15; Presidents' Day, Mon, Feb 19; and Columbus Day, Mon, Oct 8.

Welcome to our Library!


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, Dec 11 & 13, 5-8 pm: T.A.S.C. (Test Assessing Secondary Skills, formerly G.E.D.) class meets in the Anderson Community Room with an instructor from BOCES.


Tues, Dec 12, 6-8 pm: Wrap-Up Christmas Workshop in the Anderson Community Room. Paper, tape, tags and bow provided. Wrap your own gifts or get some assistance from one of Santa's helpers. This service is provided for a donation of any amount. Free refreshments!


Thurs, Dec 14, 9:45 am: Preschool Storytime in the Family Resource Room at Delevan Elementary School. Age-appropriate stories and rhymes, craft and snack. Emphasis on early literacy. For more information or to sign-up, contact Melissa Luderman at 716-492-9478, or the library, 716-492-1961.


Sat, Dec 16, 9 am-12 pm: Wrap-Up Christmas Workshop in the Anderson Community Room. Paper, tape, tags and bow provided. Wrap your own gifts or get some assistance from one of Santa's helpers. This service is provided for a donation of any amount. Free refreshments!


Mon & Wed, Dec 18 & 20, 5-8 pm: T.A.S.C. (Test Assessing Secondary Skills, formerly G.E.D.) class meets in the Anderson Community Room with an instructor from BOCES.


Thurs, Dec 21, 9:45 am: Preschool Storytime in the Family Resource Room at Delevan Elementary School Age-appropriate stories and rhymes, craft and snack. Emphasis on early literacy. For more information or to sign-up, contact Melissa Luderman at 716-492-9478, or the library, 716-492-1961.


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


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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.

Elaine Stumpf, a member of the Board of Trustees since 2008, is the current Board President, and the immediate past Treasurer.

If the Library is closed due to emergencies, it will be reported here and also listed on WKBW-TV, Channel 7, or WKBW.com; or WGRZ-TV, Channel 2, or WGRZ.com.


The "Story Walks" of  2017 are all gone--Hope you enjoyed Walking & Reading all summer!


Tell us what you think about the Story Walk on our Facebook page!

Or submit a picture of your family on the walk!


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