Be My Neighbor Day comes to the Central Library
5/12/2017 11:33:42 AM
WXXI, along with the Monroe County
Library System and Rochester City School District, will host Be My Neighbor Day
at the Central Library (115 South Avenue) on Saturday, June 3, 2017 from 11
am to 3 pm. The event will be full of hands-on learning activities,
opportunities to do kind acts for others, meet and greets with local community
helpers, and a special visit from Daniel Tiger of Daniel Tiger's Neighborhood.
Teen Bookmark Contest
5/1/2017 9:28:05 AM
Want to be famous and have your artwork seen by thousands? The Greece Public Library is hosting a bookmark contest for all Monroe County teens. Two winners will be selected from each of the following age groups: 12-15 and 16-19. Winners
receive a Greece Public Library prize basket and 10 copies of
Winning designs will be printed and distributed at the library this summer. Your name will be on the finished bookmark. Hurry!
Deadline is May 30, 2017.
OverDrive Cancels Nook Periodicals
4/3/2017 3:55:19 PM
Overdrive is discontinuing their Nook
periodicals platform. As a result, as our subscriptions expire (the
bulk of our titles expire on April 8), we will lose access to many of
our digital magazine and newspaper titles. Overdrive is working on a new digital magazine platform, but is not yet ready to launch it. We regret any inconvenience this has
caused customers. We realize that this has been a very popular service
and we are looking at alternate sources for digital magazines and
Libraryweb.org gets a NEW look
1/24/2017 1:25:14 PM
The Monroe County Library System launched a new website Friday, January 20, 2017 (www.libraryweb.org). The new layout provides better and easier access to the system's collections, services and electronic resources, including a new mobile-friendly design.
Central Library Extends Evening Hours
2/20/2017 9:24:27 AM
Beginning in 2017, the Central Library of Rochester and Monroe County will be offering extended evening hours two nights a week.
The hours will begin on January 4th.