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Library Events:

2016-06-27; 7:00  pm - 8:30  pm
Pittsford Community Library - Fisher Meeting Room.
Age Level: Adult
Most people decorate their homes for Christmas, but the Chautauqua Institution home owners decorate their homes for July 4th! Experience the patriotic flare of Chautauqua and its history. This program is presented by librarian Christine Simons. Registration required.  


2016-06-27; 10:00  am  
Penfield Public Library
Age Level: Teen
FOR GRADES 6 - 12.   Get your Scratch-Off Prize Tickets! You could be an instant winner or the recipient of a prize package in our weekly raffles. Each day you visit the library we will give you one Scratch-Off Prize Ticket, simply for stopping in!
Pick up a “Get in the Game: Read” coupon book filled with reading challenges and complete them throughout the summer to earn additional Scratch-Off Prize Tickets! The library’s
Information Desk is the place to go for all the details.
 


2016-06-27; 10:00  am  
Penfield Public Library
Age Level: Adult
Monday, June 27-Friday, August 5 Adults ages 18 and up “Exercise Your Mind-Read! “ is the theme of our adult summer reading game.   Complete one raffle slip for each book read.
You will be eligible for weekly prizes!
Lists of suggested readings will be available.
 


2016-06-27; 6:00  pm  
Penfield Public Library
Age Level: Child
The reading game begins Monday, June 27, and runs through Wednesday, August 3.   You play once a week on:
Mondays, 6:00– 8:00 PM, or
Tuesdays, 2:00 – 4:00 PM, or
Tuesdays, 6:15– 8:15 PM, or
Wednesdays, 10:30 AM – 12:30 PM, or
Wednesdays, 3:30– 5:45 PM

To play, you need to contract with the children’s librarians to read at least 20 minutes a day, 5 days a week (children who are not yet reading can be read to). We fill out the contract when you come to register. Child must be present to register. You will also receive a special reading game bag with our official reading calendar and an “Early Bird” bonus activity card!
 
Every DAY your contract is met, you earn a coupon that can be redeemed for prizes at our prize table. Each week when you come to play the game, you get one roll of the dice to advance on the game board. For each week your contract is met, you earn an extra roll of the dice. You will also earn a raffle ticket to enter our weekly prize drawing. And if you follow the special directions on certain squares, you can earn EVEN MORE raffle tickets. Come in to play each week and pick up an ON YOUR MARK, GET SET, READ bonus activity card. Do the activity each week to earn EXTRA COUPONS!!
 


2016-06-27; 10:30  am - 11:00  am
Penfield Public Library
Age Level: Child
June 27 – August 8 (no storytime on July 4 & 11) For children of all ages, accompanied by an adult   Families are invited to enjoy stories, songs, and fingerplays presented by our children’s librarian.
This program is geared for toddler and pre-school children not yet comfortable leaving their parent/caregiver.
No registration is required.
 


2016-06-27; 6:00  pm - 8:00  pm
Brockport-Seymour Library - Ellwanger Room
Age Level: Adult
Do you need help with your e-reader, laptop, tablet, or smart phone? Come in and have a one-on-one 30 minute session with a librarian. Other tech questions? Bring those too! Registration required.  


2016-06-27; 7:00  pm - 9:00  pm
Brockport-Seymour Library - Duryea Room
Age Level: Teen
Mehndi is back! Henna Rising will be here to decorate your hand, shoulder or foot with awesome temporary tattoos. Create a uniquely beautiful butterfly wreath while you wait your turn. Limited space, so sign up soon. This program fills up fast! Grades 6-12, fall 2016  


2016-06-27; 6:30  pm - 8:00  pm
Winton Branch - Winton Community Room
Age Level: Adult
Screening: C.O.G. (2013; rated R; 92 minutes).   Based on a short story by David Sedaris, this comedy follows the brash young author as he travels to Oregon to work on an apple farm The journey exposes him to all sorts of culture clashes, but what awaits him at the farm is far worse.   No registration required.  Popcorn will be provided. For more information: 428-8204. 


2016-06-28; 10:45  am - 11:15  am
Henrietta Public Library - Community Room
Age Level: Child -- 2 yrs. - 5 yrs.
Storytime fun for all ages!  All-ages storytime is designed for ages 2-5 years, but all are welcome! join us for stories, songs, rhymes, and simple sign language.


2016-06-28; 2:00  pm - 2:30  pm
Monroe Branch - Children's Room
Age Level: Child -- 0 mos. - 18 mos.
Join us at the Monroe Branch for a drop-in baby story time! Enjoy books, songs, rhymes, and fingerplays with your baby, while you both get a chance to socialize. Ages 0 -18 months with caregiver(s); older siblings are welcome to play quietly or participate.  


2016-06-28; 10:30  am - 11:15  am
Brockport-Seymour Library - Story Tower
Age Level: Child - 2 yrs.
Stories, songs, and rhymes for babies and their caregivers followed by fun activities.  


2016-06-28; 10:15  am - 10:45  am
Henrietta Public Library - Community Room
Age Level: Child -- 0 mos. - 2 yrs.
Introduce your baby to reading with books, songs, and more!  Babies will experience books, nursery rhymes, songs, fingerplays, and simple sign language. This program is designed for ages newborn-2 years, but older siblings are welcome. Baby Storytime on the first Tuesday of every month will be accompanied by a professional ASL interpreter.  


2016-06-28; 10:30  am - 11:00  am
Parma Public Library
Age Level: Child -- 0 mos. - 18 mos.
Join us for stories, fingerplays, rhymes, songs, and playtime. No registration required  


2016-06-28; 1:30  pm - 3:00  pm
Winton Branch - CHILDREN'S ROOM
Age Level: Child -- 2 yrs. - 13 yrs.
This is our 2016 Summer Reading Program kickoff event. Drop in for a balloon animal, have your face painted and sign up for the library's summer reading program. Come back at 3:30 for madcap zaniness of "The Charlie Show".  Siblings are welcome. No registration is required. For more information please call the library during business hours. Hours: Mon 11am-8pm, Tues-Fri 11am-6pm, Sat 11am-2pm. Children and parents are not obligated to register for the Winton Library's Summer Reading Program.


2016-06-28; 10:30  am - 11:30  am
Charlotte Branch - Adult Room
Age Level: Adult
1-on-1 assistance with computer basics: internet, e-mail, basic Word, e-books. By appointment only. Please call 428-8216 to register.  


2016-06-28; 3:00  pm - 4:00  pm
Irondequoit Public Library - 114 & 115
Age Level: Adult -- Select - Select
Viruses, worms, spyware, phishing, scams: the internet can be a dangerous place. Joel Elias, Coordinator of the JCC’s TechAge Adult Computer Learning Center, will help you learn to use the internet and your email safely and confidently. Registration required.  


2016-06-28; 3:30  pm  
Charlotte Branch - Children's Room
Age Level: Child -- 4 yrs. - 8 yrs.
Come see what Miss Rachel is creating in the world of crafts! Siblings are welcome with parental assistance.  


2016-06-28; 4:00  pm - 5:00  pm
Phillis Wheatley Community Library
Age Level: All Ages
Come dig in the dirt and help us with our community garden.  


2016-06-28; 2:00  pm - 3:30  pm
Brockport-Seymour Library - Children's Room
Age Level: Child
Discover some games played by children in different parts of the world. For kids up to grade 5 and their families.  


2016-06-28; 11:00  am - 11:45  am
Ogden Farmers' Library - Spencerport Gazebo, Canal-Side
Age Level: Child -- 3 yrs. - 5 yrs.
Enjoy stories canal-side at the Spencerport Gazebo.  Tuesdays June 28 - August 16 Drop-in! No registration required.


2016-06-28; 1:00  pm - 2:00  pm
Irondequoit Public Library - 212
Age Level: Adult
Bring your knitting supplies and handiwork projects along. Come join other knitters to knit and chat! We’re partnering with the Central Library in Craft it Forward @ the Library and hosting a blanket square drive to benefit Willow Domestic Violence Center. To participate, make 9” x 9” squares (any color or pattern) from machine-washable yarn that will be made into blankets this summer! No registration necessary.  


2016-06-28; 3:30  pm - 4:30  pm
Pittsford Community Library - Teen Place
Age Level: Teen
Kick off summer reading with a library scavenger hunt. Work in teams of two for a chance to win a prize. Come as a pair, or be paired up! For students entering grades 6-12. Registration required.  


2016-06-28; 3:30  pm - 5:30  pm
Frederick Douglass Community Library
Age Level: Child
Join us for a fun family friendly movie to relax after homework is done!  


2016-06-28; 12:00  pm - 12:45  pm
Lyell Branch
Age Level: Child -- 0 mos. - 4 yrs.
Join Ms. Elise for Preschool Playtime. We will be sharing stories, singing songs, playing games, doing arts and crafts and just having FUN! Registration not required for this drop-in program. Call 428-8218 for more information.  


2016-06-28; 4:00  pm - 5:00  pm
Henrietta Public Library - Community Room
Age Level: Child -- 8 yrs. - 12 yrs.
Have you always wanted to create your own robot? Now is your chance!  Join us for our robotics program for kids! We will be using our new Lego WeDo kits to make and program simple robots. This program is for children ages 8-12. Capacity is 10 participants. Registration is required.


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