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...

Shopping on Amazon this Holiday Season? Click through Amazon Smile and help the library as you shop! Amazon will donate 0.5% of the proce of your eligible AmazonSmile purchases to the Friends of the Niagara Falls Public Library whenever you shop on AmazonSmile. AmazonSmile is the same Amazon you know. Same products, same prices, same service.

Christmas Stocking Giveaway for Children. Main Library. Saturday, December 9. 1:00pm - 2:30pm. Presented by the Magdelene Project. Note: children must be present to receive a stocking. Questions? Contact The Magdelene Project @ 1910 Falls St., Niagara Falls, NY 14303. Phone: 716-282-0908

Paperback Book Christmas Tree. Make a beautiful Christmas tree decoration out of an old paperback book. Saturday, December 9 - 2:00pm. LaSalle Library - Upstairs Auditorium. Registration required. Call 283-8309.

Friends of the Library Holiday Sale. Featuring "gift-able" quality books and DVDs. Books $1 - $15, DVDs: $4-$24. Main Library. Friday, Nov. 24 - Sat. Dec. 16 (or until everything is gone!). Proceeds generated will benefit library programming held at Main and LaSalle branches.

E-Reader & Tablet Drop In. Stop in for help using our online collections with your digital device! A librarian will be available to assist with questions about Overdrive, RB Digital and Hoopla for your smartphone, eReader or tablet (including Kindle and iPad).  Main Library. Monday, December 11: 1:30pm - 3:30pm. Friday, December 29: 200pm - 4:00pm. No registration required. Call 28604881 for more information.

Afternoon Book Club. LaSalle Library - 8728 Buffalo Ave. We're reading: The Time Traveler's Wife by Audrey Niffenegger. Join us for a discussion on: Monday December 11th @ 2:00pm. Interested in joining? Call us at 283-8309 to register!

Hyde Park Living Shoreline Project. Join us for a presentation about the recently completed shoreline enhancement at Hyde Park. Main Library Auditorium. Thursday, December 14. 2:30pm.

NFPL Book Club @ Main Library. We're reading: In the Bleak Midwinter by Julia Spencer-Fleming. Join us for a discussion on Friday, December 15 @ 2:00pm. Copies available at the circulation desk. Interested in joining? Please register by calling 286-4881 or email nflref@nioga.org.

Meet the Board of Trustees. Lynne M. Neveu. Click to learn more about Ms. Neveu

Evening Book Club. LaSalle Library - 8728 Buffalo Ave. We're reading: A Redbird Christmas by Fannie Flagg. Join us for a discussion on: Wednesday December 20th @ 6:00pm. Interested in joining? Call us at 283-8309 to register!

Stories and more for children ages 2 - 4. Stories, music, movement and other early literacy fun! Main Library. Wednesdays @ 10:30 am. November 15 - December 20. LaSalle Library. Thursdays @ 10:30 am. November 16 - December 21. Registration required. Call 286-4902 for Main, 283-8309 for LaSalle.

Main Library: Tuesdays @ 2:30pm - November 14 -

Chair Yoga @ LaSalle Library. Presented by Living Breath Yoga. Designed for individuals with limited mobility. Great for everyone! Everyone is welcome! Bring a mat if you have one. Saturday, January 13th. 2:00pm. LaSalle Branch Library. 8728 Buffalo Ave. Registration required. Call 283-8309 to register today!

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.

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.

Preparing to get your driver's permit? We've got you covered! Click below to get started! Free DMV Practice Tests. Start now.

Tech Tips. A weekly series highlighting computer tools and online resources. New tips each Tuesday! Click here for a list of all tips and printable information sheets.

What would you like to learn today? Lynda.com - a premier online learning resource offering more than 4,000 coursescovering technical skills, creative techniques, business strategies, and more - is now available onsite at the Niagara Falls Public Library and LaSalle Library. Click here to get started! Basic PC Skills. Microsoft Office Suite. Adobe Creative Suite. Digital Photography. 3D Design & Printing. Movie & Audio Editing. Cloud computing and much more...