Waterloo Library

31 East Williams Street
Waterloo, NY 13165


Welcome to the Waterloo Library and Historical Society (WLHS) located in historic Waterloo New York; the birthplace of Memorial Day! Our library was founded in 1875 and is one of New York State’s oldest libraries operating under its original charter. The library houses a vast collection of volumes; and a wide variety of programs for the entire family. Read a book, trace your family history, take a computer literacy class, learn beading, or origami. There is something for everyone at the library!The charming Queen Anne Victorian style library building is home to Fatzinger Hall. Fatzinger Hall is a 140 seat venue that hosts many performance events and is available for booking. Featured presentations during the year include theatrical productions, concerts, readings, and lectures.

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