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2014-10-01; 10:00  am - 9:00  pm
Brighton Memorial Library - BML
Age Level: Teen
October1-December 1 Juried art contest for 6th-12th graders living in or attending school in Brighton. Get rules on our website or in the library. Prizes will be awarded in junior and senior divisions. Artwork will be displayed at the library through January 31, 2015. Sponsored by the Friends of BML.  


2014-10-22; 10:00  am  
Penfield Public Library
Age Level: Teen
This program runs from October 22, 2014 through January 22, 2015 and is for grades K-12.  For every 3 books you read, you are entitled to enter the county-wide Amerks contest.  Two grand prize winners (one for grades K – 5, the other for grades 6 – 12) will receive: box tickets to the February 22, 2015 Amerks game, a catered dinner in the President’s Lounge at the Blue Cross Arena that evening, and the chance to participate in the ceremonial dropping of the puck! The more you read the more chances you have to win. Look for entry boxes near the children’s room & the young adult area beginning October 20. 
 


2014-10-22; 10:00  am  
Penfield Public Library
Age Level: Child
This program runs from October 22, 2014 through January 22, 2015 and is for grades K-12.  For every 3 books you read, you are entitled to enter the county-wide Amerks contest.  Two grand prize winners (one for grades K – 5, the other for grades 6 – 12) will receive: box tickets to the February 22, 2015 Amerks game, a catered dinner in the President’s Lounge at the Blue Cross Arena that evening, and the chance to participate in the ceremonial dropping of the puck! The more you read the more chances you have to win. Look for entry boxes near the children’s room & the young adult area beginning October 20. 
 


2014-11-01; 11:00  am  
Newman Riga Library
Age Level: All Ages
Raffle for a Beautiful Handcrafted Colonial Dollhouse with Post Office and General Store  This beautiful dollhouse will spark hours of imaginary play and create memories for a lifetime. Not only enchanting to children, but to adults as well. The house will be available to put under the tree just in time for Christmas. A veritable feast for the eyes, it constitutes a reason for the entire family to visit the library in November and December. Raffle runs November 1 though December 22. Tickets are $2 each or 3 for $5.


2014-11-24; 10:30  am - 11:15  am
Hamlin Public Library
Age Level: Child -- 2 yrs. - 5 yrs.
Story time and craft for children ages 2-5. 10:30-11:15 am. (Free program-no registration required)  


2014-11-24; 6:30  pm - 8:00  pm
Henrietta Public Library - Community Room
Age Level: Teen
Find out the dynamite things happening in the Teen Corner!  
  Find out the dynamite things happening in the Teen Corner! New books will be displayed and attendees get first dibs on popular new teen titles. New programs will be discussed and posters will be made. Food will be offered and games will be played at the end of each night. Sparks will fly when teens share great ideas. This program counts toward community service hours. TNT is held the 4th Monday of each month from 6:30-8:00pm. Please register.


2014-11-24; 11:30  am - 12:00  pm
Irondequoit - Evans Branch
Age Level: Child -- 0 mos. - 2 yrs.
Songs, rhymes, and stories followed by play and social time. No registration required            


2014-11-24; 3:00  pm - 4:00  pm
Highland Branch
Age Level: Child
We'll be making a gratitude quilt square (3rd), paper towel roll turkeys (10th), bracelets (17th) and getting creative with duct tape (24th)!  


2014-11-24; 1:00  pm - 4:00  pm
Phillis Wheatley Community Library
Age Level: Adult
Health Insurance Enrollment  A Certified Application Counselor will be available to assist you in enrolling for health insurance through the New York State of Health Exchange (Affordable Care Act).  Please be sure to bring ID, the previous year’s tax return, and the social security numbers and dates of birth for all members of your family you will be enrolling.


2014-11-24; 6:00  pm - 8:15  pm
Pittsford Community Library - Fisher Meeting Room
Age Level: Adult
Health Insurance Enrollment  A Certified Application Counselor will be available to assist you in enrolling for health insurance through the New York State of Health Exchange (Affordable Care Act).  Please be sure to bring ID, the previous year’s tax return, and the social security numbers and dates of birth for all members of your family you will be enrolling. Registration is required for one-on-one assistance with a Health Care Navigator by calling the Information Desk at 249-5481. Registration is for 45-minute sessions.


2014-11-24; 2:30  pm - 5:00  pm
Highland Branch
Age Level: Child
Stop in for homework and reading help after school.  


2014-11-24; 3:30  pm - 5:00  pm
Penfield Public Library
Age Level: Teen -- 12 yrs. - 18 yrs.
Grades 6-12  Fans of the game meet up the fourth Monday of each month to play, trade cards, and enjoy free refreshments and a booster pack raffle. Registration is not required.
 


2014-11-24; 9:00  am - 9:00  pm
Gates Public Library
Age Level: Child -- 2 yrs. - And Up
Do you love to make things? Every month our Librarians put out bags filled with instructions and supplies to make a new craft. This month's craft for children is "Paperbag Pilgrim Puppet", the teen craft is "Mini Cherry Pies" and adult craft is "Acorn Wineglass Charm". Samples are on display at the Library!  Take one home and make something special! 


2014-11-24; 10:15  am - 11:15  am
Henrietta Public Library - Community Room
Age Level: Child
Join us for a screening of the hit PBS kids show “Martha Speaks – Thanksgiving Special”!  Martha Speaks - Thanksgiving Special Monday, November 24 from 10:15-11:15 am  Along with the screening, there will be crafts and give-aways provided by the PBS affiliate WQED. Please register.


2014-11-24; 11:30  am - 1:30  pm
Maplewood Community Library
Age Level: Adult
Join us at the Maplewood Community Library every Monday for English language instruction!  Every Monday there will be English Language instruction for all adults who wish to learn. People of all different English language comprehension levels are welcome to come. Class runs from 11:30 am to 1:30 pm; no registration is required and there are no fees associated with the class. Class structure is informal and consists of one-on-one instruction, group work, as well as workbook/worksheets to be completed on your own or with assistance as needed. The Maplewood Community Library is located at 1111 Dewey Ave, at the corner of Dewey Ave and Augustine St, next to the Aquinas Institute. For more information please call the library at (585)428-8220.


2014-11-24; 5:00  pm - 7:00  pm
Maplewood Community Library
Age Level: Adult -- Select - Select
Let us help you prepare for the GED exam.  Every Monday from 5:00-7:00pm the Maplewood Library has a tutor available to help you study for the GED exam; the tutor can help in all subject matter areas on the exam. Once you are ready to take the exam, the tutor can aide you in finding a location to take the exam and signing up for it; the GED exam is not given at the Maplewood Library. The Library is located at 1111 Dewey Ave, at the corner of Augustine St and Dewey Ave. No registration is required.


2014-11-24; 7:00  pm - 8:30  pm
Pittsford Community Library - Fletcher Steele Room
Age Level: Adult
Copies of the book will be available at the Check Out/Return Desk. No registration required.  


2014-11-24; 10:00  am - 10:30  am
Pittsford Community Library - Fisher Meeting Room
Age Level: Child -- 2 yrs. - 5 yrs.
Come shake your sillies out and dance with your friends!  For ages 2-5 with a caregiver. No registration required.


2014-11-24; 1:00  pm - 3:00  pm
Central Library - Kate Gleason Auditorium, Bausch and Lomb Public Library Building
Age Level: Adult
Have your resume evaluated by dozens of eyes. This is a great opportunity to share your resume information and receive best practice tips from other job seekers.  Please bring 10 hardcopies of a current resume. Registration for this FREE workshop is required, and can be done online, by phone at 428-8130, or in person by visiting the Business/Social Sciences Division on the 4th floor of the Central library. Made possible by a grant from the New York Education Department and a partnership of the Monroe County Library System with RochesterWorks!. Click here for more information about this and other workshops in the series. The Central Library is accessible to people with disabilities. To request specific accommodations, call 585-428-8304 ten days prior to the program.


2014-11-24; 10:30  am - 11:00  am
Brockport-Seymour Library - Story Tower
Age Level: Child -- 2 yrs. - 5 yrs.
Children ages 2-5 and their caregivers are welcome to join us for some stories, songs, rhymes, and more!  


2014-11-24; 10:15  am - 11:00  am
Gates Public Library
Age Level: Child -- 2 yrs. - 5 yrs.
For ages 2 to 5 with a caregiver. Stories, songs, fingerplays, circle games, toys and a snack are all part of this program.  No registration.


2014-11-24; 10:30  am - 11:00  am
Irondequoit - Evans Branch
Age Level: Child -- 2 yrs. - 3 yrs.
Songs, rhymes, and stories followed by time to color and socialize. Songs and rhymes are the same for the session; stories are based on a weekly theme. No registration required.   

  

        

               


2014-11-24; 5:00  pm - 6:30  pm
Maplewood Community Library
Age Level: Adult
Study for the U.S. Citizenship exam at Maplewood Community Library! Classes cover English language skills and citizenship test topics.  


2014-11-25; 6:30  pm - 8:30  pm
Henrietta Public Library - Community Room
Age Level: Adult
Join us and make a stunning floral centerpiece for your Thanksgiving table!  Thanksgiving Floral Arranging  Tuesday, November 25 from 6:30 – 8:30 pm   Create a beautiful Thanksgiving Centerpiece with Jackie Enright from Enright Florist!  $15 supply fee.  Please register.


2014-11-25; 4:45  pm - 5:30  pm
Brockport-Seymour Library - Story Tower
Age Level: Child -- Select - Select
Read a chapter book, then come discuss it, have a snack, and do fun book-related activities. Copies of the book will be available for checkout. For grades 3-5. Registration required.  


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