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2015-02-01; 9:00  am - 5:00  pm
Chili Public Library - Ireland Room
Age Level: Teen -- 12 yrs. - 18 yrs.
The library will be accepting photos for the Teen Photo Contest from February 1 - April 1.  Photos will be displayed at the library for Viewer's Choice competition from April 6-30.  The Photo Contest Reception will take place May 2 at 10:00am. Teens are invited to enter in one of two age groups: 12-15 years or 16-18 years. For more information and forms check the library's teen website. Click here for the website.


2015-03-01; 10:00  am  
Webster Public Library
Age Level: Teen -- Select - Select
Using your smartphone/iPod Touch and a QR Code Reader App (a free download via your app store), answer the scavenger hunt questions by following the QR Code Clues posted around the library!   March 8-13 is this year's Teen Tech Week, but you can participate in this special scavenger hunt all month(March 1-31) long!  Completed forms will be entered into a drawing for some tech-y prizes! Grades 6-12    


2015-03-23; 12:00  pm - 0:00  
Monroe Branch
Age Level: Teen -- 12 yrs. - 18 yrs.
Show off your inner poet by entering our poetry writing contest!  Students in grades 7-12 are invited to enter our Teen Poetry Writing Contest. The contest will run from March 23-April 17. Poems can be any length and must be your own original work. Please include your name, grade, school, and contact number on all submissions. All poems will be displayed at the library, and the top three poets will win a gift certificate from Archimage! Please contact the library at (585) 428-8202 for more information.


2015-03-30; 5:30  pm - 6:30  pm
Lyell Branch
Age Level: All Ages
Are you curious about how a 3D printer works? Here's your chance to see one in action. We will have a 3D printer here for a demonstration and a librarian to answer your questions and tell you how you may be able to use one. Call the library at 428-8218 for more information.  


2015-03-30; 10:30  am - 11:30  am
Central Library - Kate Gleason Auditorium
Age Level: Child
Meet some real, live animals that come from Africa and Madagascar.  The Wegman’s ZooMobile will be bringing some animals from Africa and Madagascar to the Central Library of Rochester and Monroe County at 10:30 on Monday March 30 for an African Adventure. We will learn about the role these animals play in their native environment. This exciting, free program is sponsored by the Children’s Center and will appeal to people of all ages and will be held in the Kate Gleason Auditorium. So, gather up all the people you care about; you wouldn’t want them to miss out on this fabulous program.


2015-03-30; 9:15  am - 9:45  am
Gates Public Library
Age Level: Child -- 0 mos. - 2 yrs.
Babies from birth to 2 years old and their caregivers will enjoy stories, songs, fingerplays and play time.   


2015-03-30; 6:00  pm - 7:00  pm
Mendon Public Library
Age Level: Adult
Unwind from your Monday workday or school day with this energizing yoga class for beginners. Dress comfortably, bring a water bottle, and a mat if you own one. We are exploring community interest in holding a regular Monday evening yoga series, so please tell us what you think. Space is limited, so please call 624-6067 to register.  


2015-03-30; 3:30  pm - 4:30  pm
Irondequoit - Evans Branch
Age Level: Teen -- 11 yrs. - 18 yrs.
Give and old book new life as inspiring word art! Grades 5-12. Registration required.  


2015-03-30; 4:30  pm - 6:00  pm
Arnett Branch
Age Level: Child -- 5 yrs. - 12 yrs.
University of Rochester students will be on hand Mondays from 4:30-6pm and Wednesdays from 5-6pm (except March 9 & March 11) to help kids get creative! On Mondays kids will work on creating their own short story along with artwork. On Wednesdays kids will have music instruction using hand bells. Grades K-6 This weekly program will continue through April 29.  


2015-03-30; 10:30  am - 11:30  am
Irondequoit - Evans Branch
Age Level: Child -- 2 yrs. - 6 yrs.
Ages 2-6. Welcome Spring while we move and groove to fun dance tunes. Parents are encourages to join in the fun! No registration required.  


2015-03-30; 7:00  pm - 8:30  pm
Pittsford Community Library - Fisher Meeting Room
Age Level: Adult
Learn about Rochester’s greatest inventor, philanthropist, and entrepreneur, George Eastman.   Eastman is heralded as the father of popular photography and inventor of motion picture film. Presented by Steve Piper, a retired teacher and docent at the George Eastman House. Registration required. 


2015-03-30; 2:00  pm - 3:30  pm
Chili Public Library - Ireland Room
Age Level: Teen -- 12 yrs. - 18 yrs.
Join us as we make a Divergent themed craft out of found objects and various art supplies.  Registration is required and begins March 16. Click here to register.


2015-03-30; 3:00  pm - 4:00  pm
Pittsford Community Library - Fisher Meeting Room
Age Level: Teen
Start off Spring Break with a party!  This unbirthday party is for grades 5-7. Enjoy cake, a craft, and classic birthday games. Registration required.


2015-03-30; 1:00  pm - 3:00  pm
Central Library - Rundel Auditorium, Rundel Memorial Building
Age Level: Adult
Be prepared for your next interview.  Learn what to expect and how to best showcase your qualifications for a competitive edge. Pre-registration is required. Click here to register online, or call 585-428-8130.


2015-03-30; 10:30  am - 11:15  am
Brighton Memorial Library - Friends Learning Center
Age Level: Child
For ages 3 and up; young children with a caregiver.Arrive early as seating is limited. Sponsored by the Friends of BML.  


2015-03-30; 10:30  am - 10:15  
Hamlin Public Library
Age Level: Child -- 2 yrs. - 5 yrs.
Stories and Themed Craft for Child and Caretaker (Free Program-no registration required) Mondays from 10:30-11:15am  


2015-03-30; 11:00  am  
Sully Branch
Age Level: All Ages
Do you know how to make origami? Show us what you can do by participating in our origami competition. You will be able to compete in one of four age groups: Ages 7 and under Ages 8-12 Ages 13-18 Ages 19-119 We will accept submissions from Tuesday March 24, 2015 – Tuesday March 31, 2015.  


2015-03-30; 7:00  pm - 7:30  pm
Henrietta Public Library - Community Room
Age Level: All Ages
Put on your PJs and join us for a story and more!  PJ Storytime This program will include stories, songs, fingerplays, and puppets.  Kids are welcome to come in their PJ's and bring a stuffed animal!  For all ages.  No registration required.


2015-03-30; 10:15  am - 10:45  am
Henrietta Public Library - Community Room
Age Level: Child
Get your little one excited about using the potty!  Potty Party Monday, March 30 from 10:15-10:45 am Are you working on potty training with your little one?  Join us for a celebration of potties!  We'll have stories, songs, and potty dances.  This program is intended to get kids excited about using the big kid potty. Please register.


2015-03-30; 2:00  pm - 3:00  pm
Penfield Public Library
Age Level: Child -- 5 yrs. - 11 yrs.
For children in kindergarten – 5th grade  Join us and use your creativity to produce a work of art using some recycled items as diverse as seashells, beads, fabric, pinecones, machine parts, game pieces, dried flowers, and more. Presenter Mary Jane Wenner will provide the instruction and inspiration and all the materials. Just bring your imagination! Sponsored by the Friends of Penfield Public Library. REGISTRATION begins Monday, March 16 for Penfield town or school district residents; Monday, March 23 for all others.
 


2015-03-30; 10:30  am - 11:00  am
Brockport-Seymour Library - Story Tower
Age Level: Child -- 2 yrs. - 5 yrs.
Join us for some stories, songs, rhymes, and fun.  


2015-03-30; 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.


2015-03-30; 10:30  am - 11:30  am
Irondequoit – McGraw Branch
Age Level: Child -- 0 mos. - 2 yrs.
Enjoy the company of other babies and caregivers while supporting your baby’s literacy through stories, songs and rhythm. Winter series begins January 15 and continues weekly through February 26. No registration necessary.  


2015-03-30; 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 "Crepe Paper Carrots", the teen craft is "Minion-Chip Clips" and for children we have "Paper Bag Lion". Samples are on display at the Library!  Take one home and make something special! 


2015-03-30; 10:00  am - 12:00  pm
Brockport-Seymour Library - Ellwanger Room
Age Level: Adult - And Up
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.


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