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The Library Foundation of Buffalo & Erie County
The Buffalo & Erie County Public Library
Invite you to

Celebrating Our Milestones
180 Years of Books, History & Community
Library Fundraising Gala

Friday, December 2, 2016      6:30 - 10:30 p.m.

Downtown Central Library, One Lafayette Square, Buffalo
 Black Tie, Valet Parking

Experience the Library like never before with a full-course, sit-down dinner, music, cocktails, fantastic auction items, dancing & more!

Amazing rare treasures from the Library's collections will be displayed and replicas auctioned.

Honoring a one-of-a-kind Individual – Wayne D. Wisbaum

A longtime Library Foundation and Library System Trustee and supporter, a dynamic and respected community leader and generous philanthropist, Wayne D. Wisbaum is recipient of the Library’s prestigious inaugural Grosvenor Award.

Recognizing the Legacy of Chauncey Hamlin (1881-1963)

Hamlin, civic leader and world-renowned museum advocate, assembled the 197-title
Milestones of Science Collection of books in 1937 -1938.

Tickets are no longer on sale.  Thank you for your support!

Thank You to Our Sponsors!

Platinum Headline Sponsor

Silver Sponsors



Anne & Daniel Leary
Janet & Wayne Wisbaum

Specialty Drink Sponsor

Media Sponsor

 Book photograph by mark dellas   trafficeast.com

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