Preserving the Stories of the Vietnam War: A Special WXXI Preview and Panel Discussion
8/17/2017 11:44:45 AM
Vietnam War, a new 10-part documentary series by Ken Burns and Lynn
Novick, will premiere on WXXI-TV on Sunday, September 17. Please join
the Central Library and WXXI-TV on Wednesday, September 13th from 6-8 pm for a
special preview of the film, followed by a panel discussion and
community conversation exploring how Americans remember the war and what
local groups and individuals are doing to preserve the stories from the
In conjunction with this event,
please visit our "Vietnam War and the Rochester Connection" exhibit on
display now in the Science & History Division.
Talk Saves Lives: Suicide Prevention in September
8/4/2017 8:49:14 AM
September is National Suicide Prevention Awareness Month. MCLS Libraries and the American Foundation for Suicide Prevention are teaming up to bring you the MCLS wide program, "Talk Saves Lives: A Brief Introduction to Suicide Prevention". Learn the warning signs and risks of suicide, and how together we can prevent it. See a full list of participating libraries, dates and times of events and how to register below.
Mobile Printing Now Available through the Central Library
7/11/2017 8:16:39 AM
The Central Library is very happy to announce that we are now able to offer Mobile
Printing. What does this mean? Anyone can print from any personal laptop,
computer or mobile device to the library's public printers using an
internet connection. The job will stay available for 72 hours after
submission, and can be picked up during normal business
hours. Printing charges will be the same as if you are inside the
library - BW .20 / COLOR .50 per page. Attached you will see
instructions on how to access the mobile print service using 3 different
methods - a website, an app, or by email.
Summer Reading for a Cause at the Irondequiot Library
7/6/2017 4:22:19 PM
The Irondequoit Library's Summer Library Club for Adults is partnering
with Saint's Place, a local charity that furnishes apartments for
Rochester refugees with all items necessary to create a home.
Glimpses of Greece Photo Contest
5/30/2017 1:35:45 PM
Do you have a passion for digital photography? Do you take
pride in your town? The Town of Greece contains over 764 acres of park land, 8
miles of Lake Ontario shoreline and 17 parks. What is your favorite “Glimpse of
Attend a photography workshop at the library. Get inspired
by checking out the latest photography library books. Use your new skills to
enter the 3rd Annual Glimpses of Greece Photography Contest. Contest
and workshops are for adults and youth ages 13 and older, and are sponsored by
the Friends of the Greece Public Library.