OUR MISSION:
To provide the citizens of Niagara Falls with quality service, access to excellent collections, assistance in using emerging technologies, and a pleasing, safe environment.

WHAT'S HAPPENING AT THE LIBRARY...

Make Stuff Saturday. For children and families. Main Library - 1425 Main Street. Parents, please assist young children. We'll have several self-directed "maker stations" set up for you to try. Choose one activity or try them all! Saturday, September 23. Drop in between 2:30 & 4:00pm. Images of coloring, weaving, Legos and perler beads.

Healthy Eating Workshops @ Main Library. Learn how to make healthy choices on the go! Quick meals...On the go snacks...Better Beverages... Label reading. Thursdays @ 3:00pm. 9/28, 10.26, 11/30, 12/28. Presented by Cornell University Cooperative Extension. Call 299-0905 ext. 287 for more information.

A.T.L.A.S. - At the Library After School. Programs for kids ages 4 - 8 and 9 - 12. New activities each week! Science, arts and crafts, games, stories and more. Click here for schedule. Main Library. Tuesdays @ 2:30pm. Beginning September 19. Registration required. Sign up in the children's room or call 286-4902.

Stories and More for children ages 2 - 4. Join us for stories, music, movement and other early literacy fun! Main Library. Wednesdays @ 10:30 am. Autumn session begins September 20. Call 286-4902 to register.

Stories and More for children ages 2 - 4. Join us for stories, music, movement and other early literacy fun! LaSalle Library. Thursdays @ 10:30 am. Autumn session begins September 21. Call 283-8309 to register.

A.T.L.A.S. - At the Library After School. Programs for kids ages 5 - 12. New activities each week! Science, arts and crafts, games, stories and more. Click here for schedule. LaSalle Library. Thursdays @ 3:30pm. Beginning September 21. Registration required. Call 283-8309.

Do you want to check out movies, TV shows, magazines, audiobooks, e-Books or music albums using one of our digital services, but you’re not sure where to start? Do you have a smartphone, tablet or laptop and need help accessing these services? Our librarians are happy to help! You can now schedule time with a librarian for assistance with the  following: · Signing up for these services with your library card · Downloading the apps to your devices · Checking out/downloading individual items · Placing holds on popular titles Email kfalkowski@nioga.org or call 286-4881 for more info!

New Local History Hours! Starting October 2, 2017. Mondays 5pm - 8pm; Tuesdays 9am - 4pm; Wednesdays: 1pm - 4pm; Thursdays 9am - 4pm

Seashell Decorating. Craft class for adults and teens. Color seashells with sharpie markers for a unique decoration. Monday, October 2. 6:00pm. LaSalle Branch Library. Registration required. Call 286-4902 or email wudy@nioga.org

You CAN help the library! Help the Friends of the Library support library programs. Return your empty deposit bottles and cans to: Empower, 4701 Military Rd. Containers must be in plastic bags clearly labeled #36. The Friends receive 5 cents for each container.

Help Wanted. We are accepting applications for: Part-Time Clerks, Part-Time Porter. How to apply: Pick up an applicaiton in the library or online and bring it to the Main Library or email it to nfplhireme@nioga.org Click here for job description and application. niagarafallspubliclib.org

Paint Night at the Library. Bring your friends or come for a date night. Everyone has fun at Paint Night! We will be painting a lighthouse at sunset. Click here for schedule and registration information.

Computer Classes for Adults - October. Main Library 1425 Main Sreet. Friday, October 13: 10am - 1pm: Windows 10 and Windows 8 Discussion. 1pm - 4pm: Power Point and Publisher Basic. Monday, October 23: 10am - 1pm: Computer Basic / Internet Basic. 1pm - 4pm: Gaga for Google. Registration required. Call 286-4881. BTOP Classes sponsored by Nioga Library System.

Movie Night @ Main. Ghostbusters: Answer the Call. Joining us for ghosthunting October 24th? Get in the spirit and join us for a special movie screening! Monday, October 16th. 6:30pm. Main Library Auditorium. Rated PG-13. Ages 16 & under must be accompanied by a responsible adult at all times.

Evening Book Club. LaSalle Library - 8728 Buffalo Avenue. First meeting Wed. October 18th, 2017. 6:00pm. We're reading Brooklyn by Colm Toibin. Set in Brooklyn and Ireland in the early 1950's when one young woman crosses the ocean to make a new life for herself. Interested in joining? Call us at 283-8309 to register!

Craft Class For Adults. Stamping With Leaves On Fabric. Classes held at Main Library. 1425 Main Street. Bring a sweatshirt, t-shirt or any other fabric item to turn into a work of art. Or, make a leaf-stamped picture on card stock suitable for framing. Click here for schedule and registration information.

Craft Class For Adults. Reverse Glass Painting. Classes held at Main Library. 1425 Main Street. Bring in a small glass item of your choice and paint a design using reverse glass painting techniques. Click here for schedule and registration information.

Free Notary Public Service. Mondays 1:30pm - 3:30pm. Main Library - 1425 Main Street. What to bring: unsigned completed documents and 2 proofs of identity, including a photo ID.