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

  • September 3, 2020 (Canandaigua, NY)—Wood Library and the City of Canandaigua’s Equity and Diversity Task Force present a three-part virtual discussion series on race and racism from September 15-17, 2020. ...

  • We are now 20 weeks into the pandemic experience. It’s hard to remember what life was like before COVID-19.  At the end of February, Children’s Services Librarian Mary Ferris and...

Today’s Events

Date: Monday, September 21st, 2020
Start time: 9:00 am
Age group: Seniors
Event type: General Library Event
Description: Wood Walkers is a walking club for seniors that meets at Wood Library during warmer months and the VA during colder months.
Date: Monday, September 21st, 2020
Start time: 1:00 pm
Age group: Preschool
Event type: Children's Program
Description: Fun on Facebook with stories, crafts, and activities based on the fabulous picture books written by Bill Martin Jr. including Brown Bear Brown Bear, Chicka Chicka Boom Boom, and A Beastly Story! Registration is requested and necessary to reserve a materials bag. Bags will be available for pick-up the week before the program.
Date: Monday, September 21st, 2020
Start time: 2:00 pm
Age group: Seniors
Event type: General Library Event, Lecture
Description: Canva is a free online creation tool. Make flyers, brochures, resumes, social media graphics, wedding invitations, infographics, postcards, certificates, and more. This class is offered via zoom, Learn the basics, walk through a guided design, and then work on your own! Bring an idea of what you want to create! Photos welcome.
Date: Monday, September 21st, 2020
Start time: 6:30 pm
Age group: Adults, Families, Seniors, Young Adults (17-24 yrs old)
Event type: General Library Event
Description: This class is perfect for beginners, the curious or for the seasoned. You don't have to be a master to experience this ancient art by having someone guide you through the process. In this class, you will learn what meditation really is, the effects it can have on the body and get to experience a guided meditation. You will be able to take these techniques with you to incorporate them into your daily life. Be prepared to leave feeling relaxed and inspired. Registration Required!

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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