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All-Ages Storytime on Tuesdays
2017-05-30; 10:45  am - 11:15  am
Henrietta Public Library - Community Room
Age Level: Child -- 2 yrs. - 5 yrs.
Stories and more for all ages!  Join us for stories, songs, rhymes, and simple sign language. This program is designed  for ages 2-5 years, but all are welcome! All storytimes on the first Tuesday of every month are accompanied by a professional ASL interpreter. 

Babies & Books
2017-05-30; 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.  

Babies and Books
2017-05-30; 10:30  am - 11:15  am
Brockport-Seymour Library - Story Tower
Age Level: Child - 2 yrs.
Stories, rhymes, and songs for babies, toddlers, and their caregivers followed by time to play and socialize.  

Baby Storytime on Tuesdays
2017-05-30; 10:15  am - 10:45  am
Henrietta Public Library - Community Room
Age Level: Child -- 0 mos. - 2 yrs.
Storytime fun for babies!  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. Storytimes on the first Tuesday of every month are accompanied by a professional ASL interpreter.

Crafts with Rachel
2017-05-30; 3:30  pm - 5:30  pm
Charlotte Branch - Children's Room
Age Level: Child -- 4 yrs. - 12 yrs.
Come see what new craft project Rachel has dreamed up! Siblings are welcome with parental assistance.  

Sensory Play!
2017-05-30; 10:30  am - 11:30  am
Parma Public Library
Age Level: Child -- 0 mos. - 3 yrs.
Join us on the last Tuesday of every month for Sensory Play time. Babies and young children are invited to explore a variety of sensory stations that promote early literacy. No registration required.  

Story Time
2017-05-30; 11:15  am  
Arnett Branch
Age Level: Child
Come join us for some great stories at the Arnett Branch Children’s Room! Story Times at the Arnett Branch Library take place at 11:15 am on every Tuesday and 1:00 pm on every Saturday that the library is open.  

Story Time with Hannah
2017-05-30; 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.   

Tween Craft: Sand Art
2017-05-30; 6:30  pm - 7:30  pm
Gates Public Library
Age Level: Child -- 8 yrs. - 13 yrs.
Self adhesive sections make it easy to add colored sand onto a cheetah, monkey or toucan. A sensory experience creates a fun decoration!  Materials are provided by Friends of Gates Public Library.  Class size is limited and registration is required.  http://gateslibrary.evanced.info/signup/eventcalendar.aspx   

All-Ages Storytime on Wednesdays
2017-05-31; 10:15  am - 10:45  am
Henrietta Public Library - Community Room
Age Level: Child -- 2 yrs. - 5 yrs.
Stories and more for all ages!  Join us for stories, songs, rhymes, and simple sign language. This program is designed  for ages 2-5 years, but all are welcome!  

LEGO Club
2017-05-31; 4:30  pm - 5:30  pm
Monroe Branch - Children's Room
Age Level: Child -- 4 yrs. - 12 yrs.
Hear a story and then build a project out of LEGOs! We will display your completed project in the Children's Room.  

Time for Tots
2017-05-31; 10:15  am - 11:15  am
Gates Public Library
Age Level: Child -- 1 yr. - 5 yrs.
Forty minutes of free play with toys followed by a 20 minute story time. (Note: held on a different day this week)    

Tutor Help
2017-05-31; 5:00  pm - 7:00  pm
Phillis Wheatley Community Library
Age Level: Child
Get help with your homework.  

Wild Wii Wednesday
2017-05-31; 5:00  pm - 7:00  pm
Phillis Wheatley Community Library
Age Level: Child
Get your game on!  

Pajama Story Time
2017-06-01; 6:30  pm - 7:15  pm
Gates Public Library
Age Level: Child
A family program for all ages; pajama wear is optional! in honor of Star Wars Day we will have a space-theme tonight.   

READ TO LILY
2017-06-01; 4:30  pm - 5:30  pm
Brighton Memorial Library - Children's Center
Age Level: Child
A beagle mix therapy dog, Lily is ready to listen to stories on June 1,8,15, 22 and 29. Bring in or pick out your favorite book to read to her. Register in the Children's Center or call 784-5300 (option 1).  

Science Fun for Kids
2017-06-01; 6:00  pm  
Charlotte Branch - Children's Room
Age Level: Child -- 4 yrs. - 12 yrs.
Coat hanger science! What?! Try some quick and cool science experiments.  

2017-06-02 Lego Club
2017-06-02; 4:00  pm - 5:30  pm
Brockport-Seymour Library
Age Level: Child
Lego Club  Join fellow builders for creative Lego building fun! Grades K-5 *Registration Required 

Saturday Baby Story Time
2017-06-03; 10:30  am - 11:00  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.   

Be My Neighbor Day
2017-06-03; 11:00  am - 3:00  pm
Central Library - Children's Center
Age Level: Child
Come join us as we celebrate Be My Neighbor Day!  Join WXXI Kids and our neighbors as we host a day of free family fun with hands-on learning activities, meet-and-greets with community helpers, a special visit from a very grr-iffic friend, and more! 

Lego Lab
2017-06-03; 10:30  am - 11:30  am
Central Library - Children's Center, Secret Room
Age Level: Child -- 5 yrs. - And Up
Create! Construct! Build!  Do you love building with Legos? This is the place for you! Come build a Lego masterpiece and then display your work for all to see. This program is best for children five and older. Come to the Children’s Center of the Central Library of Rochester and Monroe County at 10:30am on the first Saturday of the month to stretch your creativity with other kids. We will be meeting on Saturday, June 3, 2017. For more information call the Children's Center at 428-8150. 

Silver Screen Saturday: WRECK-IT RALPH
2017-06-03; 10:30  am - 3:10  pm
Brighton Memorial Library - Friends Learning Center
Age Level: Child
Sensory Friendly Screening @ 1 PM A video game villain wants to be a hero and sets out to fulfill his dream, but his quest brings havoc to the whole arcade where he lives. The afternoon Sensory Friendly Screening will have the lights up, the sound down, and room to move around and make noise. Rated PG; 101 min. Snacks are welcome! Sponsored by Friends of BML.  

Story Time
2017-06-03; 1:00  pm  
Arnett Branch
Age Level: Child
Come join us for some great stories at the Arnett Branch Children’s Room! Story Times at the Arnett Branch Library take place at 11:15 am on every Tuesday and 1:00 pm on every Saturday that the library is open.  

American Girl® Club
2017-06-05; 4:00  pm - 5:00  pm
Chili Public Library - Ireland Room
Age Level: Child -- 5 yrs. - 12 yrs.
Join us for a book discussion, crafts and more all about the American Girls®!  Stop by the Checkout Desk to pick up this month's book. For children ages 5-12 with an adult. No registration required.

Baby Story Time
2017-06-05; 9:30  am - 10:00  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.   

Chess Club
2017-06-05; 6:00  pm - 8:00  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.

Story Time with Mary Jo
2017-06-05; 10:15  am - 11:00  am
Gates Public Library
Age Level: Child -- 2 yrs. - 5 yrs.
For ages 2 through 5 with a caregiver. Stories, songs, fingerplays, circle games, toys and a snack are all part of this program.   

2017-06-05 Widget & Joey Reading Dogs
2017-06-05; 3:00  pm - 4:00  pm
Brockport-Seymour Library - Children's Room
Age Level: Child
Widget and Joey - The Reading Dogs  Widget - A licensed therapy dog and her pal Joey - Meet - Widget and Joey and read them a story! Monday 6-5-2017~ 3 PM - 4 PM

Story Time
2017-06-06; 11:15  am  
Arnett Branch
Age Level: Child
Come join us for some great stories at the Arnett Branch Children’s Room! Story Times at the Arnett Branch Library take place at 11:15 am on every Tuesday and 1:00 pm on every Saturday that the library is open.  

Story Time with Hannah
2017-06-06; 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.   

SUMMERTIME READ TO ANNIE
2017-06-06; 5:30  pm - 6:30  pm
Brighton Memorial Library - Children's Center
Age Level: Child
Our favorite therapy shih-tzu, Annie, is ready to celebrate summer reading with us! Bring in or pick out your favorite summertime story to read to Annie. Register: 784-5300 (option 1).  

Tween Craft: Toolkit Picture Frame
2017-06-06; 6:30  pm - 7:30  pm
Gates Public Library
Age Level: Child -- 8 yrs. - 13 yrs.
Assemble this as a Father's Day gift for Dad. Add a 2' photo to personalize it and he'll treasure it.  All materials provided by Friends of Gates Public Library.  Class size is limited and registration is required.  http://gateslibrary.evanced.info/signup/eventcalendar.aspx   

Wizarding World: O.W.L.s (Kids)
2017-06-06; 4:00  pm - 5:00  pm
Chili Public Library - Ireland Room
Age Level: Child -- 7 yrs. - 11 yrs.
Come to the library the first Tuesday of each month to enjoy a Harry Potter-themed program, different every month!  There will be activities, crafts, and snacks. Registration is required and begins two weeks before each session. Click here to register. 

Time for Tots
2017-06-07; 10:15  am - 11:15  am
Gates Public Library
Age Level: Child -- 1 yr. - 5 yrs.
Forty minutes of free play with toys followed by a 20 minute story time.    

Lego Club
2017-06-08; 6:30  pm - 7:30  pm
Gates Public Library
Age Level: Child -- 5 yrs. - 12 yrs.
Come build with our Legos; work with some friends or create on your own.  Call 247-6446 to register, or register online at  http://gateslibrary.evanced.info/signup/eventcalendar.aspx  

READ TO LILY!
2017-06-08; 4:30  pm - 5:30  pm
Brighton Memorial Library - Children's Center
Age Level: Child
A beagle mix therapy dog, Lily is ready to listen to stories on June 8,15, 22 and 29. Bring in or pick out your favorite book to read to her. Register in the Children's Center or call 784-5300 (option 1).  

Tail Waggin' Tutors
2017-06-08; 6:00  pm - 6:45  pm
Charlotte Branch - Children's Room
Age Level: Child -- 4 yrs. - 12 yrs.
Kids can read to Fritz, a certified therapy dog!  

Tech Toys Time
2017-06-08; 3:00  pm - 5:00  pm
Charlotte Branch - Children's Room
Age Level: Child -- 4 yrs. - 12 yrs.
Explore Virtual Reality with Google Cardboard and drive Sphero. Way cool!  

Preschool Dance Party
2017-06-09; 10:00  am - 10:30  am
Gates Public Library
Age Level: Child -- 1 yr. - 5 yrs.
For ages 1-5 with a caregiver.   

Baby Sing, Sign and Play Class
2017-06-10; 9:30  am - 10:00  am
Fairport Public Library
Age Level: Child -- 0 mos. - 2 yrs.
This interactive class is designed for babies who are newborn to 24 months and a parent or caregiver. Join Baby Signing Time Instructor, Linda Schmackpfeffer for 30 minutes of fun signing activities!  Registration is not necessary, but is appreciated! Sign up here.

Saturday Story & STEM
2017-06-10; 2:00  pm - 2:30  pm
Pittsford Community Library - Storytale Room
Age Level: Child -- 5 yrs. - 7 yrs.
Come join us for a story and an awesome STEM activity.  Perfect for ages 5-7, but everyone is welcome. No registration required.

Story Time
2017-06-10; 1:00  pm  
Arnett Branch
Age Level: Child
Come join us for some great stories at the Arnett Branch Children’s Room! Story Times at the Arnett Branch Library take place at 11:15 am on every Tuesday and 1:00 pm on every Saturday that the library is open.  

Tech Toys Time
2017-06-10; 11:00  am - 1:00  pm
Charlotte Branch - Children's Room
Age Level: Child -- 4 yrs. - 12 yrs.
Explore Virtual Reality with Google Cardboard and drive Sphero. Way cool!  

Baby Story Time
2017-06-12; 9:30  am - 10:00  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.  Children can interact with each other while parents gain new songs, stories, and literacy skills to share with their children.  No registration.  

Story Time with Mary Jo
2017-06-12; 10:15  am - 11:00  am
Gates Public Library
Age Level: Child -- 2 yrs. - 5 yrs.
For ages 2 through 5 with a caregiver. Stories, songs, fingerplays, circle games, toys and a snack are all part of this program.  No registration.  

Tail Waggin's Tutors
2017-06-12; 4:00  pm - 5:00  pm
Chili Public Library - Children's Room
Age Level: Child - 12 yrs.
Come and read to a therapy dog, they make wonderful listeners!  This is a great opportunity for children who are learning to read and emerging readers. For children ages 12 and under with an adult. No registration required.

2017-06-12 Widget & Joey Reading Dogs
2017-06-12; 3:00  pm - 4:00  pm
Brockport-Seymour Library - Children's Room
Age Level: Child
Widget and Joey - The Reading Dogs  Widget - A licensed therapy dog and her pal Joey - Meet - Widget and Joey and read them a story! Monday 6-12-2017~ 3 PM - 4 PM

Story Time
2017-06-13; 11:15  am  
Arnett Branch
Age Level: Child
Come join us for some great stories at the Arnett Branch Children’s Room! Story Times at the Arnett Branch Library take place at 11:15 am on every Tuesday and 1:00 pm on every Saturday that the library is open.  

Story Time with Hannah
2017-06-13; 10:15  am - 11:00  am
Gates Public Library
Age Level: Child
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.  

Baby Sing, Sign and Play
2017-06-14; 10:15  am - 10:45  am
Gates Public Library
Age Level: Child -- 6 mos. - 2 yrs.
Music, books and other playful activities help tots and adults learn simple ASL signs for pre-verbal communication.  No registration.  

DOUGHNUTS WITH DAD STORY TIME
2017-06-14; 6:45  pm - 7:30  pm
Penfield Public Library
Age Level: Child -- 3 yrs. - 7 yrs.
FOR AGES 3-7, ACCOMPANIED BY DAD AND/OR GRANDPA It’s almost Father’s Day and we’re going to celebrate with a special storytime devoted to Dads! We’ll enjoy stories and sing songs in honor of fathers and munch on some tasty doughnuts too! Make sure to bring Dad and/or Grandpa for this delightful evening!  REGISTRATION begins Wednesday May 31 for Penfield town or school district residents, Wednesday June 7 for all others.   

Library Learning Lab: Project Fair
2017-06-14; 6:00  pm - 8:30  pm
Brighton Memorial Library - Friends Learning Center
Age Level: Child -- 4 yrs. - And Up
View an exhibit of educational projects created by area children in grades pre-K–12. Sponsored by Friends of BML.  

K-2nd Grade Stories and Crafts
2017-06-15; 6:30  pm - 7:15  pm
Gates Public Library
Age Level: Child -- 4 yrs. - 8 yrs.
Join our children's librarian for stories, games, activities and a craft, chosen especially for this age group.  Call 247-6446 to register.  Or register online at  http://gateslibrary.evanced.info/signup/eventcalendar.aspx 

LEGO Club
2017-06-15; 4:30  pm  
Arnett Branch
Age Level: Child
Kids can have fun building with LEGOs and making friends with this free program.   Kids can have fun building with LEGOs and making friends with this free program. 

READ TO LILY
2017-06-15; 4:30  pm - 5:30  pm
Brighton Memorial Library - Children's Center
Age Level: Child
A beagle mix therapy dog, Lily is ready to listen to stories. Bring in or pick out your favorite book to read to her. Register in the Children's Center or call 784-5300 (option 1).  

Story Time Yoga
2017-06-16; 10:00  am - 10:30  am
Gates Public Library
Age Level: Child -- 1 yr. - 5 yrs.
Children hear stories while stretching and strengthening their young bodies. The stories will inspire children's minds as their bodies are busy supporting them.  Caregiver required, no registration.  

TINY EXPLORERS
2017-06-16; 11:00  am - 11:45  am
Penfield Public Library
Age Level: Child
FOR CHILDREN 12-23 MONTHS OLD, ACCOMPANIED BY AN ADULT  Come let your little ones discover and play as the learn to socialize with other children. No registration is required.    

Story Time
2017-06-17; 1:00  pm  
Arnett Branch
Age Level: Child
Come join us for some great stories at the Arnett Branch Children’s Room! Story Times at the Arnett Branch Library take place at 11:15 am on every Tuesday and 1:00 pm on every Saturday that the library is open.  

2017-06-17 Summer Reading Kick-Off
2017-06-17; 11:00  am - 1:00  pm
Brockport-Seymour Library
Age Level: Child
Summer Reading Kick-Off  June 17, 2017, 11 am to 1 pm.Let's kick off the Summer Reading program with a fun carnival, a 16' bouncy slide, and the Checker's Show. For kids going into preschool though 5th grade. 

Chess Club
2017-06-19; 6:00  pm - 8:00  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.

2017-06-19 Widget & Joey Reading Dogs
2017-06-19; 3:00  pm - 4:00  pm
Brockport-Seymour Library - Children's Room
Age Level: Child
Widget and Joey - The Reading Dogs  Widget - A licensed therapy dog and her pal Joey - Meet - Widget and Joey and read them a story! Monday 6-19-2017~ 3 PM - 4 PM

2017-06-20 Pajama Story Time
2017-06-20; 7:00  pm - 7:30  pm
Brockport-Seymour Library
Age Level: Child -- 2 yrs. - 5 yrs.
Pajama Story Time: Tuesday, June 20, 2017, 7 pm - 7:30 pm. Have a fun evening out in your pajamas with some stories, songs, and rhymes. Stuffed animal friends and siblings welcome. Ages 2-5 yrs.  

Story Time
2017-06-20; 11:15  am  
Arnett Branch
Age Level: Child
Come join us for some great stories at the Arnett Branch Children’s Room! Story Times at the Arnett Branch Library take place at 11:15 am on every Tuesday and 1:00 pm on every Saturday that the library is open.  

Tail Waggin Tutors
2017-06-21; 4:00  pm  
Arnett Branch
Age Level: Child
Book-loving dogs are coming to the library to listen to kids read stories! Reading to calm, trained dogs who love to listen is a great way for kids to build confidence reading out loud.  

Toddler Dance Party
2017-06-21; 10:00  am - 10:45  am
Brighton Memorial Library - Friends Learning Center
Age Level: Child -- 18 mos. - 3 yrs.
Dance your sillies out to some favorite tunes! For ages 18 months–3 years, accompanied by a caregiver. Sponsored by Friends of BML  

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