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Library Board of Trustees

Mission Statement

Connecting our diverse community with library resources that enrich, enlighten and entertain.


The Buffalo and Erie County Public Library will:

  • Provide open, equal and free access to information in accordance with the American Library Association’s “Library Bill of Rights.”
  • Deliver timely, confidential and customer-oriented service to meet the informational, recreational and educational needs of the community.
  • Promote lifelong learning by encouraging all children and adults in their enjoyment of reading and discovery.
  • Contribute to the region’s economic vitality by assisting individuals, businesses and government as they pursue better jobs and economic growth.
  • Create and maintain an environment that attracts, develops and encourages a diverse and skilled staff.
  • Listen to the entire community in pursuit of the Library’s Mission.
  • Manage resources effectively and be accountable to its funding sources.
  • Pursue the private and public funding necessary to fulfill the Library’s Mission.

Supplemental Information

There is no Supplemental Information for this board or committee.

Disclosure Information


Deborah Bruch Bucki RN, PhD, Councilmember


Marilyn Feuerstein (M)  term expires  12/31/2027

Carolyn Giambra (M)  term expires  12/31/2026

Cynthia Selden (M)  term expires  12/31/2023

Jeffrey F. Voelkl (M)  term expires  12/31/2025

Penny  Wolfgang (M)  term expires  12/31/2023

Oliver Young, Esq. (M)  term expires  12/31/2027

Roseanne Butler-Smith (O)


(C) Chairperson
(CC) Co-Chairperson
(M) Member
(O) Resource Person
(S) Secretary
(V) Vice Chairperson

Meeting Location

Audubon Library
350 John James Audubon Pkwy, Amherst, NY 14228

To verify, please call (716) 631-7013.

*Please note the location for the
July 25, 2023 meeting has been changed to
Williamsville Library
at 5571 Main St, williamsville, NY 14221.

*Please note the location for the
October 25, 2023 meeting has been changed to
Clearfield Library
at 770 Hopkins Rd, Williamsville, NY 14221.

Meeting Dates

Tue., January  10, 2023,  05:30 PM

Tue., February  7, 2023,  05:30 PM

Tue., March  7, 2023,  05:30 PM

Wed., April  12, 2023,  05:30 PM

Tue., May  16, 2023,  05:30 PM

Thu., June  15, 2023,  05:30 PM

Tue., July  25, 2023,  05:30 PM

Thu., September  7, 2023,  05:30 PM

Wed., October  25, 2023,  05:30 PM

About Amherst

The Town of Amherst was established in 1818 and celebrated its 200th Anniversary in 2018. The town has a geographical area of 53.6 square miles and a population of greater than 122,000.

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  • General Information:
    (716) 631-7000
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  • Address:
    Municipal Building (Town Hall)
  • 5583 Main Street
  • Williamsville, NY 14221