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333 Main St.
Tonawanda , NY 14150 Map
Phone: 716-693-5043
Fax: 716-693-0825
Mary L. Muscarella, Director

Corner of Main St/Roosevelt Ave, two miles north of the Military Rd and Sheridan Dr intersection. Parking Lot entrance is off Roosevelt Ave.

  • Wheelchair Accessible Parking Lot and Building.
  • Public Access Computers:
    (1) All Ages, (7) Adult Only, (5) Child Only, (2) 15min w/Scanner, (1) Library Catalog, and (5) All Ages Laptops
  • Networked Internet and WiFi access
  • Printing – 10¢ per page B&W, 25¢ per page Color
  • Copier – B&W only, 25¢ per page
  • Meeting Room Capacity – 41
  • Ongoing 'Friends of the Library' Book Sale





Announcing a change in hours:

The City of Tonawanda Library

will be open until 5:00pm 

on Fridays starting in 2018 !!


Tired of the snow???

Well, the Beach Party Bash is back!

Sunday, February 11 at 1 pm

at the City of Tonawanda Library

Dress for summer, wear your shades and bring a beach towel to sit on while you enjoy music, snowcones and the magic of Mr. J!

Call 693-5043 or stop in to register


Break Week Movie Night

Come in and watch the newest cars movie (rated G)! Bring a drink in a covered cup, and something soft to sit on. We'll provide the popcorn!

Tuesday, February 20 at 6 pm

Stop in or call 693-5043 to register


***January Sled Raffle***

December 28-January 19

Children up to age 14 years old:

for every 3 books you check out, get 1 chance to win a sled!

Stop in today!!!


Take Your Child to the Library Day 

is coming up on Saturday, February 3

Stop in anytime that day between 9:30 am and 2 pm for a drop-in Valentine's Day craft and a fun library scavenger hunt. Bring your family, check out some books and see what else the library has to offer!



Mother Goose on the Loose (ages 2-5 w/adult)

Mon. 10:00-10:30am AND Tues. 10:00-10:30am

Family Story Time (ages 2-5 w/adult) Mon. 6:30-7:15pm

Book Babies (ages 3-24 months w/adult) Thurs. 10-10:30am

Winter/Spring story time programs begin the week

of January 8th and continue through the

week of May 21st with some days off. (please check schedule)


Friends of the City of Tonawanda Library

meetings will resume in March, 2018 

New members are always welcome !



Coloring for Relaxation Program: 

(for ages 14 and up)

*Thursday, January 25th from 6-7:30pm

*Thursday, February 8th from 6-7:30pm

*Thursday, February 22nd from 6-7:30pm


Join The Ravel Rousers Knitting Club on Fridays

from 10-11:30 am. Bring a project, ask for help,

sit and enjoy the company of some fellow crafters!

No registration necessary, just drop in.



Kids ages 5-13 build their own Lego creations !

Tuesday, January 30th, 6-7 pm


City of Tonawanda Library Book Club

Meets the first Tuesday of every month @ 6:15pm.

On Tuesday, February 6th we will be discussing

'MAUS' by Art Spiegelman

 All are welcome.

Please stop by or call for more information.


What's Special About the City of Tonawanda Library

The City of Tonawanda Public Library is the document repository for local environmental projects including:

  1. Columbus McKinnon Remedial Site Clean-up Project
  2. Formerly Utilized Sites Remedial Action Program (FUSRAP) Administrative record files
  3. Gastown Hazardous Waste
  4. Polymer Applications Site
  5. Spaulding Fiber Site Remediation Document File

Meeting Room Use Policy

Meeting Room Use Application

Bulletin Board Policy


Board of Trustees

  • Bonnie Bugbee, President
  • Sharene Folmsbee
  • James Holler
  • Cynthia Narloch
  • Carole Lee Sinclair

Board of Trustee Meeting Minutes

 Annual Report

Click here for a map!

View Events at this Library

The next scheduled holiday for this location is 02/19/2018 (President's Day)

Library Hours
Sun11:00 AM - 04:00 PM
Mon09:30 AM - 08:00 PM
Tue09:30 AM - 08:00 PM
Thu09:30 AM - 08:00 PM
Fri09:30 AM - 05:00 PM
Sat09:30 AM - 02:00 PM

*Winter/Spring Sunday hours run from January 7, 2018 through May 20, 2018 with the exception of April 1 (Easter).