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10 years ago, Cassy and Matt Clarcq  came to Newfane Library to volunteer their time through a program we now call Family Story Time, where children and their parents and/or grandparents come together to listen to stories, sing songs and make crafts.  Through that program children have learned about history through a Native American guest speaker, agriculture […]

The summer edition of The Gateway is now available!  Included is information on our Summer Reading Programs as well as requests for patron input on upcoming computer classes!  Special to our summer edition is a Kids Newsletter titled “The Younger Side of Newfane“, and put together by the kids of our Thursday evening program Read On! Stories […]

Sign ups for the 2014 Summer Reading Program begin on Monday, June 23. This year, it is a science theme with Fizz Boom Read! for preschoolers through kids going into 5th grade. For teens in 6th through 8th grade, we have Spark a Reaction. Participants read books, get a prize and get chances for bigger […]

Three small information sessions were held at the Newfane Free Library to give Newfane Central School District residents an opportunity to learn more about the transition of the library to a public school district library. The sessions took place on: – Saturday, April 5 from 11 AM-1 PM – Tuesday, April 8 from 6-8 PM […]

So here it is, New Year’s Eve.  It’s been a little slow here at the Library – probably due to the crazy snowfall earlier today – but that’s given me the chance to catch up on things, like prepping books to be added to the collection.  There are books that need some attention as well […]

There is so much going on at the Newfane Free Library this winter and you need to keep updated! That is why we have our newsletter “The Gateway” for you. Just click this link and you can download the latest issue and know what is happening!  

Merry Christmas!  With some help from volunteers, we’ve created a Christmas tree made of books from our used book sale!  Stop by sometime in the next couple of weeks and check it out. While there, make sure you check out our newsletter, The Gateway.  The Winter edition is now available online as well as in […]

Our Fall Basket Raffle to help raise funds for the library October 12th—November 9th. We have a total of 25 gift certificates/baskets on display at the library! Tickets are $5 for a sheet of 26 tickets. Gift certificates & baskets were generously donated from the fol-lowing businesses: Black Willow Winery Cafora’s Pizza & Pastaria Crossroads […]

Thank you for your vote! Did you know that our library has been serving the Newfane community for over a century? We have a great library history section to read if you would like to see how the library got started! More than 200 people voted from among three choices for a new slogan for […]

The Newfane Library’s Book & Wine Club continues to meet at 7 p.m. every 2nd Wednesday of the month at the Shoppe on Main located at 2714 Main Street in the Village of Newfane. To get the latest reading selection, stop by the Newfane Free Library where you can pick up the book we are […]