Weekly Feature

2012-03-01 / Lifestyles

East Aurora / Elma / Marilla Library News

Aurora Public Library

550 Main St.


2012 HOURS: 1 to 8 p.m. Mondays and Thursdays; 10 a.m. to 8 p.m. Tuesdays; noon to 6 p.m. Wednesdays; 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Fridays; 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturdays; and closed Sundays.

Library events

LEGO Club will be held at 11 a.m. Saturdays through May 5. The club is for ages 7 and up and is limited to 18 children. Call or stop by the library to register.

“Book Babies” will be held at 6:30 p.m. Thursdays; “Toddler Time” at 10:30 a.m. or 6:30 p.m. Tuesdays; and “Story Time” at 6:30 p.m. Mondays. “Story Time” for children ages 3 to 5 who do not attend school programs will take place at 11:30 a.m. Tuesdays or 1:30 p.m. Thursdays. Programs run through April 26. Call the library for more information.

The library will present two more computer classes in March. “Downloads 2 Go” will be offered from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. Friday, March 2. Finally, “Introduction to eBay” will be held from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. Friday, March 16. Space is limited for all programs. Call the library for additional information or to register.

Books, CDs, DVDs, records and puzzles may be dropped off between 10 a.m. and 2 p.m. on Saturday, March 17, for the used book sale to be held in June. No Reader's Digests, encyclopedias or text books will be accepted. For information or to arrange for pickup of books, call the library.

Elma Public Library

1860 Bowen Road


2012 HOURS: 1 to 8:30 p.m. Mondays and Wednesdays; 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Tuesdays; 10 a.m. to 9 p.m. Fridays; 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturdays; and closed Thursdays and Sundays.

Library events

The LEGO Club will be held again from 11 a.m. to noon on the third Saturday of each month. Ages 6 to 12 are welcome, and sign-up is required for each monthly session. Contact the library to register.

“Book Babies,” for newborns through age 2½, will be from 11:30 to 11:50 a.m. Tuesdays. “Toddler Time,” for ages 2½ to 3½, will take place from 10:30 to 11:15 a.m. Tuesdays. “Preschool Story Time,” for ages 3½ to 5½, takes place from 10:30 to 11:30 a.m. Fridays. All three programs run for a six-week period, and all require registration to attend.

The library will present “Just Joking,” a story time for children in grades K-3 from 6:30 to 7:30 p.m. on Wednesday, March 7. Call or stop by the library to register.

The library will offer hands-on beginner computer workshops from 2 to 4 p.m. on Wednesdays during the month of April. “Computer Basics,” will be held on April 11, “Internet Basics” on April 18, and “Email Basics” on April 25. The classes require basic mouse skills, and space is limited. Call or stop by the library to register.

“Downloads 2 Go” at the Elma Public Library will offer hands-on training for downloadable e-books. Free workshops will provide an introduction to downloading e-books from the Buffalo & Erie County Public Library website for use on home computers and other personal electronic devices. Special focus will be on the Nook and Kindle. Participants are encouraged to bring their own devices of any kind. The class is scheduled from 2 to 4 p.m. on Friday, April 20. Register in person or by calling the library.

Marilla Free Library

11637 Bullis Road


2012 HOURS: 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Mondays and Wednesdays; 1:30 to 8:30 p.m. Tuesdays and Thursdays; closed Fridays; and 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturdays.

West Falls-Colden Library

1966 Davis Road


2012 HOURS: 7 to 9 p.m. Mondays and Wednesdays; 10 a.m. to noon and 3 to 5 p.m. Tuesdays; 10 a.m. to noon Thursdays; and 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. Saturdays.

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