Big Chef: Braided Bread and Sable French Cookies Baking!

Join us for this bakery activity! where participants will be making and baking (and eat/take home) a piece of Artisanal Bread that will be very visually appealing as it is shaped like a braid (and very tasty as well!)

Also, participants will making and baking (and eat/take home) French Sable cookies by following a professional pastry recipe!

This is a program for adult patrons only (stay tunned for our upcoming “Little Chef” programs!)

Gowanda Free Library will be providing all the materials and ingredients required and there is no cost to sign up.

Available spots: 20.

Get in touch with us to sign up! Call 716 532 3451, email, message us on Facebook or stop by the library to sign up.

Let’s get #alltogethernow

Sign Up for Summer Reading Challenge!

Gowanda Free Library invites the community to sign up (by June 24th) for our Summer Reading Challenge!

Participants ages 3 and up are welcome to sign up! No library card needed to get enrolled in the challenge.

Would you wish to get a Library Card? Get one when you come over to sign up! (children under 13 need their parents to sign up the form). A library card will give you access to all of our collections! including text books, digital books, audiobooks (and DVDs, Blue Rays, Launchpads, Free Museum passes and more!), not only the ones available in our Gowanda Free Library, but also the ones available in our Chautauqua – Cattaraugus Library System!

Please call 716 532 3451, message us on Facebook, email at or stop by the library for more information.

Let’s get “All Together Now” at the library!