Growing Mushrooms in Your Home Garden Saturday, April 29, 10:30 a.m. - Noon. Learn how to grow edible mushrooms with Mary Jo Lane, a local garden designer. It's easy and fun! It will feature a PowerPoint presentation and demonstration, plus a raffle for a mushroom fairy house at the end of class. Register here or call 340-8720.
Introduction to Twitter Wednesday, May 3, 7:00-8:30 Arthur Catalanello, owner of Arthur Catalanello Consulting and Social Media manager for The August Group, will present this program. He will offer users, or those curious about the social media platform, information on how to set up an account, how to navigate Twitter, a glossary of Twitter terms, along with best practice tips and tricks. Register here or call 340-8720.
A Poetry Salon Sunday, April 30, 2:30-3:30 p.m. Kathleen Wakefield will offer an "informal" reading from her new book of poetry, Grip, Give and Sway: Poems (Silver Birch Press, 2016). Participants will be encouraged to ask questions and share their own experiences of reading and writing, and how they relate to their lives. Register here or call 340-8720.
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.
Did you know ... that whenever you shop on Amazon, you can benefit the library at the same time? Log into smile.amazon.com. 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 http://www.printeron.net/ppl/main , 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.