Monday
January 1st
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Mo
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All Day
Holiday
No registration required
Tuesday
January 2nd
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Mo
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Sa
5:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Need help with a resume? Want to find a job? Need to practice interview skills? Help will be provided by LVOY volunteer Nancy Fedick. Nancy is available for drop-in help on the second floor.
No registration required
Wednesday
January 3rd
Su
Mo
Tu
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Fr
Sa
10:30 am - 11:00 am
Storybooks and more for 3-5 year olds on Wednesday mornings at 10:30 through Feb. 21. Our 1/2 hour sessions feature picture books, fingerplays, songs, and the flannelboard and the activities promote language development and pre-literacy skills. Please register as class size is limited.
Registration required. Program is full.
Thursday
January 4th
Su
Mo
Tu
We
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Fr
Sa
10:30 am - 11:00 am
Storybooks and more for 3-5 year olds on Thursday mornings through March 1. Our half-hour sessions feature picture books, fingerplays, songs and the flannelboard. Activities promote language development and pre-literacy skills. Registration is requested.
Registration required. Program is full.
3:00 pm - 4:00 pm
The New Yorker discussion group meets every Thursday from 3:00 – 4:00 p.m. in Hamlin B. The “required readings” are chosen by group members weekly. The library has a subscription to The New Yorker and electronic access through Zinio Magazines.
No registration required
Friday
January 5th
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Mo
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Sa
10:00 am - 12:30 pm
The Canandaigua Writers Group welcomes anyone who has an interest in writing. Share your original stories, poems, memoirs, and more in a supportive, learning community of fellow writers. An optional half hour social period begins at 10:00 AM.
No registration required
2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Bring your devices and your questions! We'll be meeting in the third floor Study Room. First come, first served!
No registration required
Saturday
January 6th
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Sa
There are no events today.
Sunday
January 7th
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Sa
1:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Drop by to play board games in the library any Sunday in January.  We have games for all ages, from Candy Land to Trivial Pursuit.  Games will be rotated each week, but if there is a particular game your family would like to play, let us know.
No registration required
Monday
January 8th
Su
Mo
Tu
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Fr
Sa
10:30 am - 11:00 am
Stories, rhymes, and fingerplay fun with Children’s Librarian, Mrs. Ferris, and her puppet helper, Shrinking Violet. Weekly sessions for 2 year olds their parent/caregiver are 20 minutes long in the library’s Story Room with 10 minutes of playtime after the program. Registration is requested.
Registration required. Program is full.
1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
This month our story and craft spotlight shines on Jan Thomas, the author/illustrator of many fun books for children. We'll have stories, crafts, and other activities based on her books along with a snack. For preschoolers 3-5 years old and their parents or caregivers. Please register.
Registration required. Program is full.
Tuesday
January 9th
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Mo
Tu
We
Th
Fr
Sa
10:30 am - 11:00 am
Stories, rhymes, and fingerplay fun with Children’s Librarian, Mrs. Ferris, and her puppet helper, Shrinking Violet. Weekly sessions for 2 year olds their parent/caregiver are 20 minutes long in the library’s Story Room with 10 minutes of playtime after the program. Registration is requested.
Registration required. Program is full.
5:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Need help with a resume? Want to find a job? Need to practice interview skills? Help will be provided by LVOY volunteer Nancy Fedick. Nancy is available for drop-in help on the second floor.
No registration required
Wednesday
January 10th
Su
Mo
Tu
We
Th
Fr
Sa
10:30 am - 12:00 pm
Ever wonder what that old chair from Grandma is worth? Or what to do with your parents’ things now that you’re downsizing? This course will help you to determine the value of various items. It will also explore the options available in disposing of an article or an entire household. Class full.
Registration required. Program is full.
10:30 am - 11:00 am
Storybooks and more for 3-5 year olds on Wednesday mornings at 10:30 through Feb. 21. Our 1/2 hour sessions feature picture books, fingerplays, songs, and the flannelboard and the activities promote language development and pre-literacy skills. Please register as class size is limited.
Registration required. Program is full.
2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Friends Meeting. Open to the public.
No registration required
Thursday
January 11th
Su
Mo
Tu
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Th
Fr
Sa
10:30 am - 11:00 am
Storybooks and more for 3-5 year olds on Thursday mornings through March 1. Our half-hour sessions feature picture books, fingerplays, songs and the flannelboard. Activities promote language development and pre-literacy skills. Registration is requested.
Registration required. Program is full.
1:00 pm - 6:00 pm
Call 1-800-RED-CROSS to book an appointment
No registration required
3:00 pm - 4:00 pm
The New Yorker discussion group meets every Thursday from 3:00 – 4:00 p.m. in Hamlin B. The “required readings” are chosen by group members weekly. The library has a subscription to The New Yorker and electronic access through Zinio Magazines.
No registration required
6:00 pm - 7:30 pm
Grades 6-12 Come watch Megamind and eat pizza! (PG, runtime 95 min)
No registration required
Friday
January 12th
Su
Mo
Tu
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Sa
2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Bring your devices and your questions! We'll be meeting in the third floor Study Room. First come, first served!
No registration required
3:30 pm - 4:30 pm
Grades 9-12 Want a say in what goes on in the Teen Scene and with teen programming? Stop by the TAB meeting to share your thoughts!
No registration required
6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Due to poor weather, our game night has been canceled, check back in May for a rescheduled date or contact Katie Smith at ksmith@pls-net.org.
No registration required
Saturday
January 13th
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There are no events today.
Sunday
January 14th
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Sa
1:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Drop by to play board games in the library any Sunday in January.  We have games for all ages, from Candy Land to Trivial Pursuit.  Games will be rotated each week, but if there is a particular game your family would like to play, let us know.
No registration required
Monday
January 15th
Su
Mo
Tu
We
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Fr
Sa
10:30 am - 11:00 am
Stories, rhymes, and fingerplay fun with Children’s Librarian, Mrs. Ferris, and her puppet helper, Shrinking Violet. Weekly sessions for 2 year olds their parent/caregiver are 20 minutes long in the library’s Story Room with 10 minutes of playtime after the program. Registration is requested.
Registration required. Program is full.
11:00 am - 12:30 pm
Do you have some old paperbacks that you don't want? Then clean off your bookshelves, bring them to the library and trade them one-for-one at our Paperback Swap. Leave your money at home because it’s all free! For grades K-5
No registration required
5:00 pm - 6:00 pm
Open to the public. Must be18 or over and live within the Canandaigua City School District to vote for trustee. Please bring proof of address.
No registration required
6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
Kedi (2016) - A profile of an ancient city and its unique people, seen through the eyes of the most mysterious and beloved animal humans have ever known, the Cat. Unrated. (79 mins)
No registration required
Tuesday
January 16th
Su
Mo
Tu
We
Th
Fr
Sa
10:30 am - 11:00 am
Stories, rhymes, and fingerplay fun with Children’s Librarian, Mrs. Ferris, and her puppet helper, Shrinking Violet. Weekly sessions for 2 year olds their parent/caregiver are 20 minutes long in the library’s Story Room with 10 minutes of playtime after the program. Registration is requested.
Registration required. Program is full.
2:00 pm - 3:30 pm
Reading: The Immortal Life of Henrietta Lacks by Rebecca Skloot. Come prepared to discuss the book.
No registration required
5:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Need help with a resume? Want to find a job? Need to practice interview skills? Help will be provided by LVOY volunteer Nancy Fedick. Nancy is available for drop-in help on the second floor.
No registration required
5:30 pm - 6:30 pm
Join us to explore how communication takes place when someone has Alzheimer’s, learn to decode the verbal and behavioral messages of someone with dementia, and identify strategies to help you connect at each stage of the disease. To register call 1-800-272-3900.
No registration required
Wednesday
January 17th
Su
Mo
Tu
We
Th
Fr
Sa
10:30 am - 12:00 pm
Ever wonder what that old chair from Grandma is worth? Or what to do with your parents’ things now that you’re downsizing? This course will help you to determine the value of various items. It will also explore the options available in disposing of an article or an entire household. Class full.
Registration required. Program is full.
10:30 am - 11:00 am
Storybooks and more for 3-5 year olds on Wednesday mornings at 10:30 through Feb. 21. Our 1/2 hour sessions feature picture books, fingerplays, songs, and the flannelboard and the activities promote language development and pre-literacy skills. Please register as class size is limited.
Registration required. Program is full.
7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Have you ever wondered what’s going on inside an egg when you cook it? What makes the yolk so luscious in a soft boiled egg, yet dry and grainy when hard boiled? Come play with your food and learn some chemistry to find out!
No registration required
Thursday
January 18th
Su
Mo
Tu
We
Th
Fr
Sa
10:30 am - 11:00 am
Storybooks and more for 3-5 year olds on Thursday mornings through March 1. Our half-hour sessions feature picture books, fingerplays, songs and the flannelboard. Activities promote language development and pre-literacy skills. Registration is requested.
Registration required. Program is full.
3:00 pm - 4:00 pm
The New Yorker discussion group meets every Thursday from 3:00 – 4:30 p.m. in Hamlin B. The “required readings” are chosen by group members weekly. The library has a subscription to The New Yorker and electronic access through RBDigital.
No registration required
4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Create fun accessories or neat craft projects with the Perler Beads. For grades K-5. Please register online, at the library, or by calling 585-394-1381.
Registration required. Program is full.
6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Ages 17+ We'll be reading and discussing "The Hate U Give" by Angie Thomas.
No registration required
Friday
January 19th
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Mo
Tu
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Sa
2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Bring your devices and your questions! We'll be meeting in the third floor Study Room. First come, first served!
No registration required
Saturday
January 20th
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Mo
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Sa
2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Shake off the winter blues with activities for the whole family. Our stations will include Bowling Down Snowmen, Cut a Snowflake, Winter Rocks and much more. Drop by for a fun time!
No registration required
Sunday
January 21st
Su
Mo
Tu
We
Th
Fr
Sa
1:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Drop by to play board games in the library any Sunday in January.  We have games for all ages, from Candy Land to Trivial Pursuit.  Games will be rotated each week, but if there is a particular game your family would like to play, let us know.
No registration required
Monday
January 22nd
Su
Mo
Tu
We
Th
Fr
Sa
10:30 am - 11:00 am
Stories, rhymes, and fingerplay fun with Children’s Librarian, Mrs. Ferris, and her puppet helper, Shrinking Violet. Weekly sessions for 2 year olds their parent/caregiver are 20 minutes long in the library’s Story Room with 10 minutes of playtime after the program. Registration is requested.
Registration required. Program is full.
5:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Open to the public
No registration required
6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
The young artists from Wings Preschool will be recognized at a family reception in the Children's Room. Tonight there will be 2 receptions: one at 6:30 and another at 7:15. Please check with your child's teacher to see which time is for your class. Sponsored by the Friends of Wood Library.
No registration required
Tuesday
January 23rd
Su
Mo
Tu
We
Th
Fr
Sa
10:30 am - 11:00 am
Stories, rhymes, and fingerplay fun with Children’s Librarian, Mrs. Ferris, and her puppet helper, Shrinking Violet. Weekly sessions for 2 year olds their parent/caregiver are 20 minutes long in the library’s Story Room with 10 minutes of playtime after the program. Registration is requested.
Registration required. Program is full.
5:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Need help with a resume? Want to find a job? Need to practice interview skills? Help will be provided by LVOY volunteer Nancy Fedick. Nancy is available for drop-in help on the second floor.
No registration required
Wednesday
January 24th
Su
Mo
Tu
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Th
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Sa
10:00 am - 12:00 pm
All are welcome to this social exchange. Breakfast snacks and coffee are on us.
No registration required
10:30 am - 12:00 pm
Ever wonder what that old chair from Grandma is worth? Or what to do with your parents’ things now that you’re downsizing? This course will help you to determine the value of various items. It will also explore the options available in disposing of an article or an entire household. Class full.
Registration required. Program is full.
10:30 am - 11:00 am
Storybooks and more for 3-5 year olds on Wednesday mornings at 10:30 through Feb. 21. Our 1/2 hour sessions feature picture books, fingerplays, songs, and the flannelboard and the activities promote language development and pre-literacy skills. Please register as class size is limited.
Registration required. Program is full.
Thursday
January 25th
Su
Mo
Tu
We
Th
Fr
Sa
10:30 am - 11:00 am
Storybooks and more for 3-5 year olds on Thursday mornings through March 1. Our half-hour sessions feature picture books, fingerplays, songs and the flannelboard. Activities promote language development and pre-literacy skills. Registration is requested.
Registration required. Program is full.
3:00 pm - 4:30 pm
The New Yorker discussion group meets every Thursday from 3:00 – 4:30 p.m. in Hamlin B. The “required readings” are chosen by group members weekly. The library has a subscription to The New Yorker and electronic access through RBDigital.
No registration required
Friday
January 26th
Su
Mo
Tu
We
Th
Fr
Sa
2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Bring your devices and your questions! We'll be meeting in the third floor Study Room. First come, first served!
No registration required
3:30 pm - 4:30 pm
Grades 9-12 Want a say in what goes on in the Teen Scene and with teen programming? Stop by the TAB meeting to share your thoughts!
No registration required
6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Grades 6-12 Play in the library after hours! Use our XBox One, retro gaming system, play on our computers, or take part in our Fandom trivia challenges!
No registration required
Saturday
January 27th
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Mo
Tu
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Sa
10:30 am - 11:30 am
If your preschooler loves to dance, don’t miss our Biblio-Bop party. We’ll be hopping and bopping to music using bells, shakers, and our parachute to enhance the fun. There is no sign-up for this program. Just come and be ready to move! For children 1 - 5 years old with their parents or caregiver
No registration required
Sunday
January 28th
Su
Mo
Tu
We
Th
Fr
Sa
1:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Drop by to play board games in the library any Sunday in January.  We have games for all ages, from Candy Land to Trivial Pursuit.  Games will be rotated each week, but if there is a particular game your family would like to play, let us know.
No registration required
Monday
January 29th
Su
Mo
Tu
We
Th
Fr
Sa
10:30 am - 11:00 am
Stories, rhymes, and fingerplay fun with Children’s Librarian, Mrs. Ferris, and her puppet helper, Shrinking Violet. Weekly sessions for 2 year olds their parent/caregiver are 20 minutes long in the library’s Story Room with 10 minutes of playtime after the program. Registration is requested.
Registration required. Program is full.
Tuesday
January 30th
Su
Mo
Tu
We
Th
Fr
Sa
10:30 am - 11:00 am
Stories, rhymes, and fingerplay fun with Children’s Librarian, Mrs. Ferris, and her puppet helper, Shrinking Violet. Weekly sessions for 2 year olds their parent/caregiver are 20 minutes long in the library’s Story Room with 10 minutes of playtime after the program. Registration is requested.
Registration required. Program is full.
5:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Need help with a resume? Want to find a job? Need to practice interview skills? Help will be provided by LVOY volunteer Nancy Fedick. Nancy is available for drop-in help on the second floor.
No registration required
5:30 pm - 7:30 pm
Reading "Dark Corners" by Ruth Rendell.
No registration required
Wednesday
January 31st
Su
Mo
Tu
We
Th
Fr
Sa
10:30 am - 12:00 pm
Ever wonder what that old chair from Grandma is worth? Or what to do with your parents’ things now that you’re downsizing? This course will help you to determine the value of various items. It will also explore the options available in disposing of an article or an entire household. Class full.
Registration required. Program is full.
10:30 am - 11:00 am
Storybooks and more for 3-5 year olds on Wednesday mornings at 10:30 through Feb. 21. Our 1/2 hour sessions feature picture books, fingerplays, songs, and the flannelboard and the activities promote language development and pre-literacy skills. Please register as class size is limited.
Registration required. Program is full.
1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Monthly Meeting
No registration required