985 Baird Road, Penfield, NY 14526
 (585) 340-8720
 Monday-Thursday 10:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
 Friday 10:00 a.m. - 6:00 p.m.
 Saturday 10:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m. 
 Sunday  2:00 p.m. - 5:00 p.m.

 Mother Goose

 Mother Goose Is On The Loose: Saturday, January 27, 10:30am - 12:00pm. For ages 3 – 6, accompanied by an adult. Join us as we create a Mother Goose picture book. Little Boy Blue, Mary Had a Little Lamb, and Jack and Jill are just some of the pages we will construct. All supplies provided, just bring your creativity! Registration is required for this event. To register, call (585) 340 - 8720 or follow the link here.


Registration for Penfield Library Storytimes: Registration for storytimes begins Thursday, January 4, 2018 for Penfield town or school district residents. Register in person or by telephone at 340-8720. *Please note: due to the volume of calls the first day of registration, we may experience phone difficulties. If possible, it’s best to stop by the library early January 4 to register. (Online registration is not available) **Preschool storytimes that began in September will continue through April. There is no need to register** 


 American Flag  

Post Election Politics  Sunday, January 21, 2:30 - 4:30pm.  St. John Fisher College political science Professors Wes Renfro and Kathleen Donovan will take stock of the Trump presidency one year and one day after his inauguration, and discuss the current political environment, including public opinion and policy impacts. We will also discuss the ways in which Rochester has been affected by the national climate, and what we might expect heading into the 2018 midterm elections. Registration is required for this event. To register, call (585) 340 - 8720 or follow the link here.

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Making The Most Of Your College Visits:  Wednesday, January 24, 7:00 - 8:00pm. For High Schoolers and Parents. Visiting colleges is an important part of the college choice process. Spend an hour learning about how to evaluate a school when you are on campus, developing a list of core questions to ask as well as key elements to identify. This program will be presented by College Admissions Consultant Jodi Rosenshein Atkin. Registration is required for this event. To register, call (585) 340 - 8720 or follow the link here.



A.D.A.M. Interactive Anatomy  New to Monroe County Libraries! This product includes three award-winning databases in one comprehensive health reference library. It consists of an encyclopedia, in-depth reports, a complementary and alternative medicine guide, a body guide, a symptom navigator and wellness tools. Penfield Public Library users will find the link to this new tool on our Database page.

        Bag of Books 

A Revolution in Book Discussion! Penfield Public Library introduces "Build Your Own Book Club". We provide the bags and up to 15 copies of recent titles, and you select the number of copies of a title suitable for the size of your book discussion group. Components circulate for 8 weeks. If you need assistance to get started with topics for discussion, librarians are standing by to provide help. To see the list of titles in our "Build Your Own Book Club" collection, click here.

  Amazon Smile    

Did you know ... that whenever you shop on Amazon, you can benefit the library at the same time? Log into You will be prompted to select a benefitting organization. We hope you'll choose Penfield Public Library. Then, shop as usual. .5% of the purchase price of eligible items will be donated to your designated nonprofit organization.  


 We now offer wireless printing! Whether inside or outside the library, just go to , upload your document, then pick it up using our document station. Our station will remember your document for 3 days.  The cost is 15¢ per black and white side and $1.00 per color side.