Where tradition, technology and community meet

A little about us

Wood Library provides exceptional public library service in a comfortable and safe environment where people can satisfy their curiosity, stimulate their imaginations, and connect to the local community and to the world.

Library News

  • Find answers to our most frequently asked questions here. Is it safe to borrow library materials during the pandemic? Working with approval from local health authorities and following guidance from...

  • July 2020 (Canandaigua, NY)—Imagine an adventure anywhere in the world!  That’s the challenge Wood Library is raising to anyone who is looking for something fun to do for a good...

Today’s Events

Date: Friday, August 7th, 2020
Start time: All Day
Age group: Adults, Families, K-5, Teens, Tweens, Seniors, Young Adults (17-24 yrs old), Grades 3-5
Event type: Library Fundraiser
Description: Pick an adventure challenge and support Wood Library! Run, walk, hike, swim, bike or paddle over two weeks and record your miles. All ages and abilities can participate! $30 ages 11 and up. $15 up to age 10. Register at runsignup.com. All participants get a custom Tshirt. Proceeds support Wood Library's digital services and virtual programs. #ImagineYourAdventure
Date: Friday, August 7th, 2020
Start time: 11:00 am
Age group: Adults, Seniors, Young Adults (17-24 yrs old)
Event type: General Library Event
Description: 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. These events will be held via Zoom, email alawrence@pls-net.org for more information.
Date: Friday, August 7th, 2020
Start time: 1:00 pm
Age group: Teens, Young Adults (17-24 yrs old)
Event type: General Library Event, Teen Progam
Description: Grades 9-College: Work with Canandaigua Academy teacher, Mike Sisson, to build your writing experience. Register to receive Zoom code.
Date: Friday, August 7th, 2020
Start time: 4:00 pm
Age group: Families, K-5
Event type: Children's Program
Description: Flannel board stories and rhymes are always the “dessert” of Storytime so this summer, Mrs. Ferris will be sharing some special felt fun along with other surprises on our Facebook page each Friday at 4:00. After the videos have aired, they can can also be viewed anytime on our YouTube channel.

Our Programs

Adult Programs

Adult Programs

Learn more about our programs and sections for adults of all ages.

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Teens

Teens

We have a whole section dedicated to young adult fiction and non-fiction.

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Children

Children

Find lots to do in our children’s section and programs we are having.

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Calendar

Calendar

We have upcoming events for families and people of all ages and interest.

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