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.
Thanksgiving Hours: Wednesday, November 22nd, closing at 5 pm; Thursday, November 23rd, closed 10 a.m.-9 p.m.
Normal hours resume on Friday, November 24th.


    Amerks Reading Program 

Reading Power Play: Amerk Visit! Wednesday, December 6, 6:30 - 7:15pm. For ages 4 to 94! As part of the Amerks’ Reading Program, come meet one of the Rochester Amerks and their Moose mascot! The player will read a hockey story. There will be a demonstration of hockey uniforms and equipment, a question and answer session, and an opportunity to get autographs. There will also be a trivia game where kids can win Amerks memorabilia. Each family that attends the appearance will be entitled to ONE free voucher to an Amerks game. Don’t miss this exciting event! Registration is required for this event. To register, click here, or call (585) 340 - 8720. 


  3D Snowflake 

 Middle School Crafternoon: Silk Painting and 3D Snowflakes: Friday, December 1, 4:00 - 5:00pm. For grades 6 - 8. Join us for our monthly "Crafternoon." This month we will be painting on round silk canvases. Try out some resist and starburst techniques! You will also learn how to make large 3D paper snowflakes. Registration is required for this program and is now open. To register for this program click here, or call (585) 340 - 8720. 

"Penfield Public Library has 4 2-Person study rooms available on a first come, first served basis. To find out more, visit the library or call (585) 340-8720."

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   Penfield, NY  14526

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 Harmonious Harps: Saturday, December 2, 2:00 - 3:00pm.  An afternoon you won’t want to miss! Come and be enchanted by the unique and fabulous sight and sound of Roxanne Ziegler’s Harmonious Harps ensemble as you enjoy a potpourri of familiar classics, American folk songs, lyric and lively Celtic tunes, and holiday favorites to help you make your season merry and bright. Registration is required for this program and is now open. To register click here, or call (585) 340 - 8720. 



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.