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

  • June 26, 2020 (Canandaigua, NY)—Wood Library patrons can reserve books and other materials for curbside pickup starting Monday, June 29, 2020.  Patron

  • With 5,845 ballots cast, voters approve $20,000 increase for Wood Library   June 16, 2020 (Canandaigua, NY)—A proposition for Wood Library funding was

  • May 20, 2020 (Canandaigua, NY)—A proposition for Wood Library funding will appear on the Canandaigua City School District ballot that will be mailed t

  • Many have reached out to ask about when Wood Library will reopen. We are following guidance from the Pioneer Library System to reopen during Phase 4 o

  • Did you miss our Appreciation Event on May 1?  This recording features remarks by Board President Laurie Riedman and Library Director Jenny Goodemote,

  • On April 23, 2020, the second annual Library Giving Day, library lovers from around the United States elevated and showed their support for community

  • Our building may be closed, but we are still open for business online, providing virtual services and digital content for everyone. Access ebooks , mo

  • Remember when Canandaigua was listed as one of the 50 best places to live in upstate New York in 2019? As I saw friends sharing this point of pride on

  • As we work to get through this crisis together, know that there is help available from trusted local, state, and federal resources.   Health Resources

  • UPDATE 20Mar2020, 9:00AM–To protect the health and safety of library staff as the crisis around us grows in magnitude, staff will no longer be r

  • UPDATE 15Mar2020, 1:30PM–For the health and safety of our community and given Ontario County’s declaration of a state of emergency, Wood L