Delevan-Yorkshire Public Library
28 School Street P. O. Box 185
Delevan, NY 14042
(716) 492 1961

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New DVD's and books are arriving. We also get daily newspapers: Bufflao News and Olean Times-Herald! Check our schedule for game and movie nights in the Anderson Community Room-- See you soon at the Library!

Upcoming 2011 Events

Celebrate Children's Book Week!  Summer Music at the Gazebo Schedule

Sign-up for the Summer Reading Program
at DYPL Today!

Earn Prizes & Rewards for reading!
Collect tickets for a chance to win
a gift bag full of goodies!

Open to children age two through adults!

 Family Feature Films
Fridays @3 pm in the Anderson Room



July 22nd - Kung Fu Panda
July 29th - Tale of Despereaux
 

Saturday Morning Movie Madness
@11 am in the Anderson Room

July 30th - My Sister's Keeper
Aug 13th - Pride & Prejudice
(Several of these films are based on books on the Pioneer Central Middle & High School Summer Reading Lists)

 

 

Wii Game Nights 
@ Delevan-Yorkshire Public Library

Tuesdays, 6-8 pm
July 12th & Aug 23 & 30th.

For ages 10 + up.

Bring your Wii remote controller
(or use one of ours)
& game on our BIG screen!

 

Multi-Media Canvas Workshop
Led by Jackie Cornwall

Thurs, July 21, 6:30 pm
(for ages 13-18)
Cost: $2.50/person for materials

Pre-Registration REQUIRED by Fri, July 15

This event funded in part by the New York State Council on the Arts Decentralization Regrant Program, administered by the Cattaraugus County Arts Council.


Using a variety of media (acrylic paint, ink, fabric, found objects) you will create a one-of-a-kind canvas.

Calling all Scrapbookers and Crafters!

The Scrap, Craft & Chat Club
meets one Saturday a month!

Meeting next on Sat, July 23rd, 9 am to 9 pm

Come spend an hour or the whole day working on your favorite project in the company of other crafters.
Share a potluck Brunch, craft ideas and tips.
Dinner Plans available upon registration.

For more information, call the Library : 716-492-1961
Or Jackie Cornwall: 716-492-0890

Polymer Clay Workshops 1&2
Led by Jackie Cornwall

Wed, July 27 & Wed, Aug 3, 3-5pm
For ages 8-12
Cost: $2.50/person/session for materials
Space limited/Pre-Registration & fee payment REQUIRED by Fri, July 22.

This event funded in part by the New York State Council on the Arts Decentralization Regrant Program, administered by the Cattaraugus County Arts Council.

Two FREE Computer Classes
for Beginners!
Led by Instructor Chris Mahiques

1 “Introduction to Computers”
Tue & Thurs, July 26 & 28, 6-8pm
(Same class offered two different evenings)
Pre-Registration is required by Mon, July 25th

2 “Intermediate Computing”
Tue & Thurs, Aug 2 & 4, 6-8pm
(Same class offered two different evenings)
Pre-Registration is required by Mon, Aug 1st.

For More information or to Register,
Call the Library, 716-492-1961.

 

 

Saturday, Aug 6, 2011; 10 am
in the Anderson Community Room

FREE Family Fun!

Followed by an ice cream social

and drawings for gift bag give-aways!

Question: What is Microsoft Excel and When Would I Use it?

Answer:  Excel is an electronic spreadsheet program that can be used for storing, organizing & manipulating data.

 

Delevan-Yorkshire Public Library presents

“Introduction to Excel”
Led by Instructor Karen Haynes

Tue & Thurs, Aug 9 & 11, 6-8 pm
(Same class offered two different evenings)
FREE!

Pre-Registration is required by Fri, Aug 5th.

For More information or to Register,
Call the Library, 716-492-1961.

 

Donations Accepted Beginning Mon, Aug 1st

for our annual "Used Book Sale"

The  sale will run Thur-Sat, Aug 25-27
in the Anderson Community Room

(Open during Regular Library Hours)

Bag Sale last hour on Sat, Noon - 1pm
(Fill a Bag for $3)

Preschool Story Program

 Held every Tuesday morning at 10:00 a.m.
in the Family Resource Room
at Delevan Elementary School
(when school is in session)

Resumes Sept. 28th, 2010 to May 24, 2011
       For children, ages 2 + up:
          age-appropriate stories & activities.
(Younger siblings welcome!)

Please register, call 492-9478.

The Library purchases
new DVD's with refund money
from redeemable Bottles & Cans.
Help us get some more. . .
Drop off your bottles and cans at
Can & Bottle Return, 106 Route 16, Delevan,
and tell them, "They're for the Library."

Thank You!

On-Going Events at DYPL:

Delevan-Yorkshire Public Library Board of Trustees Meeting
Third Wednesday of the month, 4 p.m., in the Anderson Room
(Next scheduled meeting is Wednesday, March 16, at 4 p.m.)

The Library is a collection site for the Delevan Area Food Pantry.
 

Non-perishable items may be dropped off in the box in the foyer.

(The pantry is always in need
of tuna and peanut butter.)

G.E.D. (General Equivalency Diploma) Classes
conducted by Cattaraugus-Allegany B.O.C.E.S.

Monday & Wednesday, 5-8 p.m.
in the Anderson Room
For more information, call 716-376-8293.

Knowledge Seekers Society (KS)
2nd Thursday of the month (September to May), 7 p.m., in the Anderson Room
Contact person: Jackie Cornwall 716-492-0890

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"A room without books is like a body without a soul."   Cicero