Welcome to the Community Free Library! 

The Community Free Library serves the community of Holley, NY and its surrounding towns with effective, expanding, and free library services.

The Community Free Library located at 86 Public Square, Holley, NY 14470 

Director: Sandra Shaw 

Phone: (585) 638-6987



Join us in welcoming Grace Azzolino as our new part-time Children's Librarian! She will be taking over our Wednesday Story Hour starting 1/11 and will be offering more programming as well! Grace will also be available on Saturdays (beginning in February) to answer questions, provide suggestions, and offer the occasional program. Welcome to the Community Free Library, Grace! Please stop in and make her feel welcome.  The children's librarian position was made possible thanks to a grant from Senator Rob Ortt.There will be a welcoming party and celebration of our new hours on Saturday, February 4th at 10am

Join us in welcoming Grace Azzolino as our new part-time Children's Librarian! She will be taking over our Wednesday Story Hour starting 1/11 and will be offering more programming as well! Grace will also be available on Saturdays (beginning in February) to answer questions, provide suggestions, and offer the occasional program. Welcome to the Community Free Library, Grace! Please stop in and make her feel welcome. 

The children's librarian position was made possible thanks to a grant from Senator Rob Ortt.There will be a welcoming party and celebration of our new hours on Saturday, February 4th at 10am


Upcoming Programs:

Did you get a new gadget for Christmas? Maybe you've got a gadget you've had for a while but want to finally learn how to use it? We've got you covered! Bring your troublsome smart phone, eReader, or Tablet to the Community Free Library on Tuesday, January, 31st at 10 am and learn how to use them! This is a free adult program.

Join us for a free family celebration of our new Saturday hours! There will be a story time with new Children's Librarian Miss. Grace, light refreshments, and lots of fun!

Join us for a free family celebration of our new Saturday hours! There will be a story time with new Children's Librarian Miss. Grace, light refreshments, and lots of fun!


Have you tried to use Hoopla but just can't figure out how? Check out this link for video tutorials including how to sign up, how to personalize, and a basic overview of Hoopla. There is a list of available options on the right hand side. When you sign up make sure to pick the library that your card number is from and use the pin assigned to the card. It will not work if your card is from Albion, but you select Community Free Library as your library. :) https://my.nicheacademy.com/NLS/course/352#/lesson/2466/430

Have you tried to use Hoopla but just can't figure out how? Check out this link for video tutorials including how to sign up, how to personalize, and a basic overview of Hoopla. There is a list of available options on the right hand side. When you sign up make sure to pick the library that your card number is from and use the pin assigned to the card. It will not work if your card is from Albion, but you select Community Free Library as your library. :) https://my.nicheacademy.com/NLS/course/352#/lesson/2466/430


Did you know you can donate to the library just by shopping on Amazon? Shop at Smile.Amazon.Com instead of the regular site and a percentage of your eligible purchase will be donated to us!

Did you know you can donate to the library just by shopping on Amazon? Shop at Smile.Amazon.Com instead of the regular site and a percentage of your eligible purchase will be donated to us!

HOURS: 

We are open the following times:

Mondays: 10a-1p, 4p-8p

Tuesdays: 10a-5p

Wednesdays: 10a-1p, 4p-8p

Thursdays: 10a-5p

Fridays: 10a-1p, 4p-8p

We are closed the following holidays:

  • New Year's Day
  • Martin Luther King Day
  • President's Day
  • Good Friday
  • Memorial Day
  • Independence Day
  • Labor Day
  • Columbus Day
  • Veteran's Day
  • Thanksgiving Day
  • Day after Thanksgiving
  • Christmas Eve
  • Christmas Day
  • New Year's Eve

We are also closed occasionally due to weather.  Please check our Facebook page to see if we are closed.



NY Senator Robert Ortt presented the Orleans county libraries with their grant checks at a reception at the Community Free Library on Wednesday, September 21, 2016.

NY Senator Robert Ortt presented the Orleans county libraries with their grant checks at a reception at the Community Free Library on Wednesday, September 21, 2016.

Rochester Rhinos players Sean Totsch (left) and Jordan Becker (right) visit the Community Free Library on Monday, August, 1st at 6:30pm to read and show the younger patrons some simple soccer drills. Clicking this picture will take you to our Facebook Photo Album for the 2016 Summer Reading Program.

Rochester Rhinos players Sean Totsch (left) and Jordan Becker (right) visit the Community Free Library on Monday, August, 1st at 6:30pm to read and show the younger patrons some simple soccer drills. Clicking this picture will take you to our Facebook Photo Album for the 2016 Summer Reading Program.