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2015-05-27; 3:30  pm - 5:00  pm
Brockport-Seymour Library
Age Level: Adult
Great Decisions takes you beyond the headlines by providing a look at eight of the most significant and far-reaching challenges facing the world. Topic: Human Trafficking in the 21st Century  


2015-05-27; 7:00  pm - 8:00  pm
Brockport-Seymour Library
Age Level: Adult
Use your iDevice cameras and learn the best techniques and tips to take, edit, organize, and share your photos. Explore the variety of apps available for photo-taking, special effects, editing , enhancing, post-processing, and more.  


2015-05-28; 7:00  pm - 8:30  pm
Penfield Public Library
Age Level: Adult -- 18 yrs. - And Up
The Alzheimer’s Association of Rochester will offer its popular series of 10 workshops on topics related to Alzheimer’s disease throughout the year.  This month’s topic will be “End of Life.” This workshop reviews the importance of honoring an individual’s wishes. The late stage signs and levels of medical care are also discussed and solutions to supporting one another are reviewed. REGISTRATION for this month’s program begins on Thursday, May 14. The final session in the series will be “The Basics: Memory Loss, Dementia, and Alzheimer’s” on Thursday, June 25.
 


2015-05-28; 6:30  pm - 7:15  pm
Gates Public Library
Age Level: Child -- 2 yrs. - 7 yrs.
For children and their caregivers. Let's celebrate the alphabet with stories, songs, games and activities!  Call 247-6446 to register.  Or register online at  http://gateslibrary.evanced.info/signup/eventcalendar.aspx  


2015-05-28; 1:00  pm - 2:00  pm
Ogden Farmers' Library - Meeting Room
Age Level: Adult -- 18 yrs.
Enjoy lively literary discussion at the library!  The book club normally meets the fourth Thursday of every month. The title for May is Floor of Heaven, by Howard Blum.  No registration is required, and new members are welcome.


2015-05-28; 3:30  pm - 5:00  pm
Chili Public Library - Ireland Room
Age Level: Child - 18 yrs.
Our chess club is an informal group where children can learn and play the game of chess in a welcoming atmosphere!  Mr. DeSantis and Mr. Mellender are knowledgeable and enthusiastic about teaching kids who want to learn the game of chess. No registration required.


2015-05-28; 3:00  pm - 4:30  pm
Irondequoit - Evans Branch
Age Level: Adult -- Select - Select
This month we'll be discussing Spoon River Anthology by Edgar Lee Masters. Pick up your copy today!  


2015-05-28; 3:00  pm - 4:00  pm
Highland Branch
Age Level: Child
We're pulling out our games for some friendly competition! Stubby to see what we'll be playing.  


2015-05-28; 5:00  pm - 7:00  pm
Maplewood Community Library
Age Level: Adult -- Select - Select
Receive free tutoring to prepare for the GED/TASC.  
This class is free and open to the public. Come receive tutoring in English, Reading, Math and more. No registration is required,


2015-05-28; 6:30  pm - 7:30  pm
Henrietta Public Library - Teen Corner
Age Level: Teen -- 10 yrs. - 18 yrs.
Enjoy knitting with other teen knerds!  Knit Knerds Teen Knitting Club Thursdays from 6:30-7:30 pm Enjoy knitting with other teen knerds! Meeting in the Teen Corner @ HPL every Thursday from 6:30-7:30 pm.  Bring your own supplies. Drop-ins welcome. For ages 10-18.


2015-05-28; 4:00  pm - 5:00  pm
Brighton Memorial Library - Friends Learning Center
Age Level: Child -- 6 yrs. - 12 yrs.
Build with Lego! We provide the bricks, you provide the creativity. Ages 6-12. Register (784-5300) in the Children’s Center.  


2015-05-28; 11:30  am - 7:00  pm
Charlotte Branch - Basement Program Room
Age Level: All Ages
Buy quality discards and donations at amazingly affordable prices. On Saturday fill a bag for a dollar!  


2015-05-28; 1:00  pm - 3:00  pm
Brighton Memorial Library - Learning Center
Age Level: Adult -- Select - Select
Presented by RochesterWorks. Sponsored by a Workforce Grant. Bring a flash drive to save your work. Register @ the Reference Center (784-5330).  


2015-05-28; 6:30  pm - 8:30  pm
Henrietta Public Library - Community Room
Age Level: Adult
Find out how to deal with dementia  Singing in the Rain: Weathering the Storm of Dementia with Humor, Love, & Patience Thursday, May 28 from 6:30-8:30 pm  Vicky Ruppert and Ann Henderberg will speak about dementia and how it differs from Alzheimer's.  Caregivers will receive tips from what Vicky and Ann have learned in their experience. Find out how they came to write their book, "Singing in the Rain: Weathering the Storm of Dementia with Humor, Love, & Patience." Listen to humorous and enlightening excerpts from the book, a compilation of the e-mails they wrote as they acted as each other’s main emotional support during the last three years of their husbands’ lives.  Please register.


2015-05-28; 10:30  am - 11:30  am
Penfield Public Library
Age Level: Teen -- 13 yrs. - 18 yrs.
For homeschoolers age 13-18 and their families  A presentation on how poor choices through distraction and inexperience can lead to tragic outcomes.  We will discuss the truth of risky driving behaviors, how they lead to crashes, including the physics of reaction and stopping times. Also showing the consequences from trauma on the body and the realities of a trauma resuscitation, hospitalization, and rehabilitation.  Offering alternatives to many peer-pressure related scenarios when teens are passengers and drivers in motor vehicles. REGISTRATION is required and begins May 14.
 


2015-05-28; 4:00  pm - 5:00  pm
Parma Public Library
Age Level: Child -- 2 yrs. - 12 yrs.
Create and experiment with Science, Technology, Engineering, Art & Math! No registration required.  


2015-05-28; 10:30  am - 11:15  am
Highland Branch
Age Level: Child - 4 yrs.
Join Miss Sarah for stories, rhymes, songs and more! recommended for children ages 1 to 4 years old, siblings welcome.  


2015-05-28; 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 adults is "Paper Pet Ladybug", the teen craft is "Popsicle Stick Kazoo" and for children we have "Growing Flower". Samples are on display at the Library!  Take one home and make something special! 


2015-05-28; 1:00  pm - 4:00  pm
Lincoln Branch
Age Level: Adult
Stop by for one-on-one assistance with job applications, resumes, and basic computer assistance.  


2015-05-29; 10:00  am - 12:00  pm
Webster Public Library - Community Room
Age Level: Adult -- 18 yrs. - And Up
Don’t know where to start? Write a resume that will get noticed! Learn the important do’s and don’ts of resume writing; how to properly state your objective, how to turn your resume into a “sales brochure”, plus an easy template to help get you started. Registration required. Call 872-7075 ext 3  


2015-05-29; 3:00  pm - 3:45  pm
Highland Branch
Age Level: Child
Be active at the library with fitness challenges! Miss Lani from Studio Move will lead the fun.  


2015-05-29; 3:30  pm - 5:00  pm
Charlotte Branch - Children's Room
Age Level: Child -- 4 yrs. - 12 yrs.
Come have fun with play dough, finger paints, and LEGOS! We will also bring out the Wii! Younger children are welcome with parental guidance.  


2015-05-29; 12:15  pm - 1:00  pm
Central Library - Kate Gleason Auditorium
Age Level: Adult
May is Bike Month, and it’s time to make the most of this warm weather by getting out on our bicycles.  Now that you’re riding your bike, what happens if you get a flat tire? Or slip your chain? Join us for this simple maintenance clinic to learn first aid for your ride. This is the third of three Bike Month programs from our friends at Full Moon Vista Bikes. Full Moon Vista Bikes is located just up the road at 661 South Avenue. You can check out their services and offerings at www.fullmoonvista.com.


2015-05-29; 11:30  am - 5:30  pm
Charlotte Branch - Basement Program Room
Age Level: All Ages
Buy quality discards and donations at amazingly affordable prices. On Saturday fill a bag for a dollar!  


2015-06-03; 2:00  pm - 3:00  pm
Phillis Wheatley Community Library
Age Level: All Ages -- Select - Select
Come listen -dance- sing along to the big musical sound of this reonwed local community big band.  Let's get ready for Rochester's big week of jazz! Come hear the SWAN Band led by noted Rochester musician Nate Rawls. Light refreshments will be served. Free and open to the public.


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