June Event Highlights At Brighton Place

Go Fly A Kite

Saturday, May 30 at 11:00 am

Decorate and fly your own kite. A special design guarantees these kites will fly every time! We provide everything you need. For ages 3 and up.

Limited to 15. Call 332-4375 to reserve your kite.

Buffalo's (Other) Sports History, Not the Bills, Not the Sabres

Tuesday Night Lecture Series Presents Town of Tonawanda Historian Ed Adamczyk

Tuesday, June 2 at 7:00 pm

Learn about Buffalo's rich sports history with Tonawanda Historian Ed Adamczyk. This entertaining presentation features plenty of photos, laughs, and comments about Buffalo and its heritage in boxing, baseball, basketball, bicycles and bicycle racing, and a lot of other sports you may not remember.

Seats are limited to 45. Call 332-4375 to reserve yours today!

Member's Senior Luncheon with Miss Ticco's Class

Wednesday, June 3, 11:30 am – 1:00 pm

Miss Ticco's special education students are a big part of out Senior Luncheon series. They will host a luncheon for you followed by a sneak-peak at their recital performance. We will meet at the library at 11:30 and walk over as a group. Please register by called 332-4375.

Please Note: Due to the Kenmore East's school schedule, this luncheon is on the FIRST Wednesday of June, not the second as usual.

Library Day with Edison Elementary School's Third Grade Class

Wednesday, June 17, 1:00 pm – 2:30 pm

The library will host 75 students from Edison's third grade. Computers will be available at this time but staff and space availability might be limited.

Art All Over the place Presents: Norma Kasseri Book Release and Art Exhibition

Saturday, June 27 at 5:00 pm

Join us for a very special event as we celebrate the life and art of local writer and painter, Norma Kasseri. This posthumous book release will feature readings of Norma's work by area poets and an exhibition of her art work.

This event is limited to 45. Call 332-4375 to register.

Family Storytime

Tuesdays, May 5, 12, 19, and 26 at 10:30 am

Stories, games, and activities for children ages 1-5 and their caregivers.

Call 332-4375 to register.

Toddler Time

Wednesdays, May 6, 13, 20, and 27 at 10:30 am

Stories, Songs, Movement, and Activities for children 2 – 4 years old.

Call 332-4375 to register.

The Optelec ClearView

Brighton Place Library now has a working Optelec ClearView electronic desktop magnifier for the visually impaired!

A Word of Thanks

We want to thank the following sponsors who provide continuous support to Brighton Place. Their generosity allows us to provide children and adult programming as well as our newspaper and portions of our magazine collection.

We greatly appreciate our sponsors' support. Our sponsors greatly appreciate your business.

C.H.A.T. of WNY

Raymond T, Miles III, Attorney

New Books

Emma recently returned from the American Library Association's annual conference with bunches of new books for our children's and Young Adult collections:

  • Early Readers
  • Non-Fiction
  • Middle Grade Fiction
  • Young Adult Fiction

Many titles have been generously donated by publishers. Please check our Facebook page for updates.

Brighton Place

999 Brighton Road
Tonawanda, NY 14150

Library Hours

10:00AM - 8:00PM
10:00AM - 4:00PM
11:00AM - 8:00PM
10:00AM - 2:00PM
10:00AM - 1:00PM

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Brighton Place now has free wireless Internet capabilities! Bring your laptop to do homework and research, or just sit and relax while surfing the net in our cafe!

Brighton Place Fines
(Due at time of check-in)

Children's Books
Audio Book (Adult)
Audio Book (Children's)

Loan Periods

21 Days
7 Days
Audio Books
(Adult & Children's)
7 Days

Checkout Limits

5 per card
Total Items Per Card


For your convenience, there is a dropbox outside of the library. To prevent damage to books and magazines, please place all print material in a plastic bag before placing it in the dropbox.