Monday
April 1st
Su
Mo
Tu
We
Th
Fr
Sa
9:00 am - 10:00 am
Wood Walkers is a walking club for seniors that meets at Wood Library during warmer months and the VA during colder months.
No registration required
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 on Monday mornings 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 8 eek series runs from April 1 - May 20.
Registration required. Program is full.
7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
A social gathering of fiber crafters. All skill levels welcome!
No registration required
7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Drawdown by Paul Hawken is the most comprehensive plan ever proposed to reverse global warming. The New York Times Bestseller is the focus of this 2-part book discussion. Join readers from around New York State to discuss the most substantive solutions to slow climate change. Discussion will be led by Maria Bucci, Wood Library's Green Team Leader and member of the Canandaigua Climate Smart Task Force.
No registration required
Tuesday
April 2nd
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. The 8 week series runs from April 2 - May 21.
Registration required. Program is full.
Wednesday
April 3rd
Su
Mo
Tu
We
Th
Fr
Sa
10:00 am - 11:30 am
Ever wonder what that old chair from Grandma is worth? Or what to do with your parents’ things now that you’re moving into a smaller place? 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. Members will be asked to bring some of their “treasures” from home to learn how to determine value.
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 from April 3 - May 22. 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.
6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
General Meeting
No registration required
Thursday
April 4th
Su
Mo
Tu
We
Th
Fr
Sa
10:30 am - 11:00 am
Storybooks and more for 3-5 year olds on Thursday mornings at 10:30 from April 4 - May 23. 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.
3:00 pm - 4:30 pm
The New Yorker discussion group meets every Thursday from 3:00 – 4:30 pm. The “required readings” are chosen by group members weekly. The library has a subscription to The New Yorker for patron use. If you need assistance with locating a digital copy, contact Kristy Bauman at kbauman@pls-net.org.
No registration required
6:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Explore the basics of American Sign Language including the alphabet, greetings, numbers, and more. Taught by ASL students from FLCC. Registration required.
Registration required. Program is full.
Friday
April 5th
Su
Mo
Tu
We
Th
Fr
Sa
10:00 am - 10:30 am
An early literacy program of nursery rhymes, songs, fingerplays, and a short story is for toddlers 6 – 24 months old and their parents or caregivers. Registration requested. This 20 minute class is especially for children who are walking and will include movement activities as well as rhymes. Please register at the library, using the online calendar, or by calling 585-394-1381.
Registration required. Program is full.
10:30 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
11:00 am - 11:30 am
Our early literacy program of nursery rhymes, clapping songs, bounces, and a short story is for babies 6 – 24 months old and their parents or caregivers. Registration requested. The class meets from 11:00-11:20 with play time afterwards and is intended for children who are not yet walking.
Registration required. Program is full.
2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Bring your devices and your questions! First come, first served! Ask for the location at circulation.
No registration required
Saturday
April 6th
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Mo
Tu
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Sa
There are no events today.
Sunday
April 7th
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Sa
There are no events today.
Monday
April 8th
Su
Mo
Tu
We
Th
Fr
Sa
9:00 am - 10:00 am
Wood Walkers is a walking club for seniors that meets at Wood Library during warmer months and the VA during colder months.
No registration required
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 on Monday mornings 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 8 eek series runs from April 1 - May 20.
Registration required. Program is full.
6:30 pm - 7:00 pm
The art projects created by the students from the VA Montessori Preschool have been on exhibit in the children's area for the past month. The young artists will be recognized at a family reception in the Children's Room. Sponsored by the Friends of Wood Library.
No registration required
7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Drawdown by Paul Hawken is the most comprehensive plan ever proposed to reverse global warming. The New York Times Bestseller is the focus of this 2-part book discussion. Join readers from around New York State to discuss the most substantive solutions to slow climate change. Discussion will be led by Maria Bucci, Wood Library's Green Team Leader and member of the Canandaigua Climate Smart Task Force.
No registration required
Tuesday
April 9th
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. The 8 week series runs from April 2 - May 21.
Registration required. Program is full.
2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
This is a 2 session course for beginners who have little to no knowledge of computers. Course will cover very basic computer skills and knowledge such as hardware, software and software types, folders, files, do’s & don’ts, cut, copy, paste, and more. Prereq: None. Must be 60+ & an Ontario County resident.
Registration required. Program is full.
Wednesday
April 10th
Su
Mo
Tu
We
Th
Fr
Sa
10:00 am - 11:30 am
Ever wonder what that old chair from Grandma is worth? Or what to do with your parents’ things now that you’re moving into a smaller place? 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. Members will be asked to bring some of their “treasures” from home to learn how to determine value.
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 from April 3 - May 22. 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
April 11th
Su
Mo
Tu
We
Th
Fr
Sa
10:30 am - 11:00 am
Storybooks and more for 3-5 year olds on Thursday mornings at 10:30 from April 4 - May 23. 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
This is a 2 session course for beginners who have little to no knowledge of computers. Course will cover very basic computer skills and knowledge such as hardware, software and software types, folders, files, do’s & don’ts, cut, copy, paste, and more. Prereq: None. Must be 60+ & an Ontario County resident.
Registration required. Program is full.
3:00 pm - 4:30 pm
The New Yorker discussion group meets every Thursday from 3:00 – 4:30 pm. The “required readings” are chosen by group members weekly. The library has a subscription to The New Yorker for patron use. If you need assistance with locating a digital copy, contact Kristy Bauman at kbauman@pls-net.org.
No registration required
6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Watch the movie with friends and eat pizza!
No registration required
6:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Explore the basics of American Sign Language including the alphabet, greetings, numbers, and more. Taught by ASL students from FLCC. Registration required.
Registration required. Program is full.
Friday
April 12th
Su
Mo
Tu
We
Th
Fr
Sa
2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Bring your devices and your questions! First come, first served! Ask for the location at circulation.
No registration required
3:30 pm - 4:30 pm
Grades 8-12: 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
Saturday
April 13th
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Mo
Tu
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Th
Fr
Sa
There are no events today.
Sunday
April 14th
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Mo
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Sa
There are no events today.
Monday
April 15th
Su
Mo
Tu
We
Th
Fr
Sa
9:00 am - 10:00 am
Wood Walkers is a walking club for seniors that meets at Wood Library during warmer months and the VA during colder months.
No registration required
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 on Monday mornings 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 8 eek series runs from April 1 - May 20.
Registration required. Program is full.
2:00 pm - 3:30 pm
It’s time to do some building! We have the Legos, so just bring your imagination! This program is for kids going into grades K-5. When you're done creating, display your model in the Children's Room. Registration requested - sign-up so you won’t get left out! Registration begins April 1.
Registration required. Program is full.
6:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Grades 6-12: Paint like Bob Ross! Register to claim your canvas and paint along to a Bob Ross video.
Registration required. Program is full.
6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
The story of Dick Cheney, an unassuming bureaucratic Washington insider, who quietly wielded immense power as Vice President to George W. Bush, reshaping the country and the globe in ways that we still feel today. Rated R for language and some violent images. (132 mins)
No registration required
Tuesday
April 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. The 8 week series runs from April 2 - May 21.
Registration required. Program is full.
11:30 am - 12:30 pm
Have some old paperbacks that you don't want anymore? 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
1:00 pm - 6:00 pm
Red Cross blood drive. Call 1-800-RED-CRoss or visit www.redcrossblood.org to schedule your appointment
No registration required
2:00 pm - 3:30 pm
Reading: "Kitchen Privileges" by Mary Higgins Clark
No registration required
Wednesday
April 17th
Su
Mo
Tu
We
Th
Fr
Sa
10:00 am - 11:30 am
Ever wonder what that old chair from Grandma is worth? Or what to do with your parents’ things now that you’re moving into a smaller place? 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. Members will be asked to bring some of their “treasures” from home to learn how to determine value.
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 from April 3 - May 22. 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
Grades 6-12: Celebrate Earth Day by upcycling your old clothes and saving them from the landfill! Bring an old pair of jeans and create a tote bag, and bring old t-shirts to make a variety of different crafts! No payment required, just bring old jeans and a few old t-shirts!
Registration required. Program is full.
6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
general meeting
No registration required
7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Celebrate National Library Week (which was last week) and Spring Break at our special PJ storytime. Stories, fingerplays, and a short movie for 3–7 year olds. Parents are invited to enjoy the program with their children. No registration is necessary.
No registration required
Thursday
April 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 at 10:30 from April 4 - May 23. 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.
12:00 pm - 1:30 pm
Bring your lunch to munch on while you watch a great family movie!
No registration required
3:00 pm - 4:30 pm
The New Yorker discussion group meets every Thursday from 3:00 – 4:30 pm. The “required readings” are chosen by group members weekly. The library has a subscription to The New Yorker for patron use. If you need assistance with locating a digital copy, contact Kristy Bauman at kbauman@pls-net.org.
No registration required
6:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Explore the basics of American Sign Language including the alphabet, greetings, numbers, and more. Taught by ASL students from FLCC. Registration required.
Registration required. Program is full.
7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Reading: "Kitchen Privileges" by Mary Higgins Clark
No registration required
Friday
April 19th
Su
Mo
Tu
We
Th
Fr
Sa
1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Intended for 12th graders, but all are welcome: Start swapping dorm decorating ideas and get ready for August! Participants will also be making a pom-pom rug to bring to school with them!
No registration required
2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Bring your devices and your questions! First come, first served! Ask for the location at circulation.
No registration required
4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Bring your favorite stuffed animal, doll, or puppet to a special Storytime program in our Ewing Room. After stories and snacks, we'll go to the Story Room to tuck the toys in for the night - THEY get to sleep at the library! Come pick them up on Saturday morning from 10-12 and watch the slide show!
Registration required. Program is full.
Saturday
April 20th
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Mo
Tu
We
Th
Fr
Sa
10:00 am - 12:00 pm
Come in between 10:00 AM and noon to pick up your toy from last night's sleepover and watch the slideshow about what the toys did while the library was closed!
No registration required
Sunday
April 21st
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Mo
Tu
We
Th
Fr
Sa
All Day
closed
No registration required
Monday
April 22nd
Su
Mo
Tu
We
Th
Fr
Sa
9:00 am - 9:00 pm
Our Earth Day celebration offers all sorts of opportunities to connect with and learn from community organizations focused on a more sustainable future. Learn how to divert solid waste from the landfill, how to compost, what to recycle, and how your "stuff" can be reused. Join the Citizens Climate Lobby and take a pledge to practice lake-friendly lawn care. Get your bike fixed at our repair cafe. Check out our electric vehicle demo. Film screenings, demos, collection bins...and more!
No registration required
9:00 am - 10:00 am
Wood Walkers is a walking club for seniors that meets at Wood Library during warmer months and the VA during colder months.
No registration required
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 on Monday mornings 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 8 eek series runs from April 1 - May 20.
Registration required. Program is full.
Tuesday
April 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. The 8 week series runs from April 2 - May 21.
Registration required. Program is full.
6:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Alzheimer’s disease is not a normal part of aging. If you or someone you know is affected by Alzheimer’s disease or dementia, it’s time to learn the facts. This program provides information on detection, causes and risk factors, stages of the disease, treatment, and much more. To register call 1-800-272-3900.
Registration required. Program is full.
Wednesday
April 24th
Su
Mo
Tu
We
Th
Fr
Sa
10:00 am - 11:30 am
Ever wonder what that old chair from Grandma is worth? Or what to do with your parents’ things now that you’re moving into a smaller place? 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. Members will be asked to bring some of their “treasures” from home to learn how to determine value.
Registration required. Program is full.
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 - 11:00 am
Storybooks and more for 3-5 year olds on Wednesday mornings at 10:30 from April 3 - May 22. 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
Title: "Bowel Issues in Parkinson's Disease" (h. pylori, gastroparesis, small bowel bacterial overgrowth, and constipation) Speaker: Victoria Howard, Physician's Assistant, URMC Gastroenterology
No registration required
2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Title: "Bowel Issues in Parkinson's Disease" (h. pylori, gastroparesis, small bowel bacterial overgrowth, and constipation) Speaker: Victoria Howard, Physician's Assistant, URMC Gastroenterology
No registration required
Thursday
April 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 at 10:30 from April 4 - May 23. 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.
3:00 pm - 4:30 pm
The New Yorker discussion group meets every Thursday from 3:00 – 4:30 pm. The “required readings” are chosen by group members weekly. The library has a subscription to The New Yorker for patron use. If you need assistance with locating a digital copy, contact Kristy Bauman at kbauman@pls-net.org.
No registration required
4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Crafty afterschool fun for grades K-5. Create a magnet with art made from your fingerprint ! Registration is requested. A snack will be provided.
Registration required. Program is full.
6:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Explore the basics of American Sign Language including the alphabet, greetings, numbers, and more. Taught by ASL students from FLCC. Registration required.
Registration required. Program is full.
Friday
April 26th
Su
Mo
Tu
We
Th
Fr
Sa
2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Bring your devices and your questions! First come, first served! Ask for the location at circulation.
No registration required
3:30 pm - 4:30 pm
Grades 8-12: 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
6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
Grades 6-12: Play in the library after hours! Use our XBox One, Nintendo Switch, or play on our computers.
No registration required
Saturday
April 27th
Su
Mo
Tu
We
Th
Fr
Sa
10:30 am - 11:30 am
If you and 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 45 minute program. Just come and be ready to move! For children 1 - 5 years old with their parents or caregiver,
No registration required
Sunday
April 28th
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Mo
Tu
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Sa
There are no events today.
Monday
April 29th
Su
Mo
Tu
We
Th
Fr
Sa
9:00 am - 10:00 am
Wood Walkers is a walking club for seniors that meets at Wood Library during warmer months and the VA during colder months.
No registration required
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 on Monday mornings 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 8 eek series runs from April 1 - May 20.
Registration required. Program is full.
5:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Monthly meeting. Open to the public.
No registration required
6:30 pm - 9:00 pm
Interactive instruction covering topics including basic desktop and laptop use, tips and shortcuts, and internet navigation. Registration required.
Registration required. Program is full.
Tuesday
April 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. The 8 week series runs from April 2 - May 21.
Registration required. Program is full.
5:30 pm - 7:30 pm
March 26th read is "I Let You Go' by Clare MacKintosh and April 30th is "A Great Deliverance" by Elizabeth George. Other month's titles to be decided. Open to the public. Snacks provided.
No registration required