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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

  • Canandaigua, NY (January 23, 2020)—Wood Library’s annual lunch-time book talk series kicks-off on Monday, February 3, 2020, at Noon, with a book review by former library trustee and community member...

  • January 6, 2020 (Canandaigua, NY)—Wood Library continues its Hobart and William Smith Colleges Speaker Series with a lecture about renewable energy.  This special event featuring HWS Professor of Economics and...

Today’s Events

Date: Tuesday, January 28th, 2020
Start time: 10:30 am
Age group: Toddlers
Event type: Children's Program, Story Program
Description: Stories, rhymes, and fingerplay fun with Children’s Librarian, Mrs. Ferris, and her puppet helper, Shrinking Violet. Weekly sessions for 2 year olds and their parent/caregiver are 20 minutes long in the library’s Story Room with 10 minutes of playtime after the program. Registration is requested. The 7 week series runs from January 7 - February 18.
Date: Tuesday, January 28th, 2020
Start time: 5:30 pm
Age group: Adults, Seniors, Young Adults (17-24 yrs old)
Event type: Book Club
Description: Group will be discussing "The Kept" by James Scott. Please come prepared to discuss the book. Group open to new members and snacks provided.
Date: Wednesday, January 29th, 2020
Start time: 10:30 am
Age group: Preschool
Event type: Children's Program, Story Program
Description: Storybooks and more for 3-5 year olds on Wednesday mornings at 10:30 from January 8 - February 19. 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. NOTE: No program on Oct. 9 due to staff training.
Date: Wednesday, January 29th, 2020
Start time: 3:00 pm
Age group: Adults, Seniors, Young Adults (17-24 yrs old)
Event type: General Library Event
Description: Bring your devices and your questions! First come, first served! Ask for the location at circulation.

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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