Library Re-Opening!

The Barker Library would like to welcome our patrons back to the Library!

The Library building is now open to the public with new hours!





Monday, Wednesday, & Friday – 10 am – 3 pm

Tuesday & Thursday – 2 pm – 6 pm

Saturday 10 am – 2 pm

Please call us with any questions you may have @ 716-672-8051.


NEA Big Read 2020

Register now for the NEA Big Read 2020!

Featuring Pretty Monsters, a collection of short stories for young adults by Pulitzer Prize nominated author Kelly Link.

Events run from October 1st – November 6th

Join us on Zoom for a virtual discussion with Barker Library Children’s Librarian, Carey Caserta, on Saturday, October 24th, 2-3 pm. To register, send an email to

Check out upcoming events and make sure to register ahead of time!

Find a calendar of book discussions here!

More details here!

We look forward to sharing the Big Read with you! 

Fall Storytime on Zoom!


Join us for our next  session of virtual storytime on ZOOM!     

We’ll read stories together on the following mornings at 10:30 am:

  • Monday, November 2nd
  • Monday, November 9th
  • Friday, November 13th
  • Monday, November 16th
  • Friday, November 20th
  • AND Friday, November 23rd

And we’ll still be doing crafts together!

Craft Supply bags will be available for pickup at the Library by Monday, November, 2nd to go along with instructional videos posted on the Library’s Facebook page on Wednesdays, November 4th, 18th and 25th*

*Craft supply bags available while supplies last!

All programs are FREE of charge. All children welcome.

To register, please send an email including child’s name and a phone number to