Cozy Little Art Show

 

Stop in to view your friends’ and neighbors’ art work on display through Saturday, February 11

Great Deals!

You’ll find great deals at the Friends of Mendon Public Library Book Store
(open during regular library hours.)

Latest Library News

Houseplant Care

Houseplant Care

Join Master Gardener Suzanne Feather at the Mendon Public Library Jacobs Family Reading Room on Tuesday, February 7, from 1:00pm – 2:00pm, as she teaches us all we need to know about keeping our house plants healthy and thriving. This is a free program held in partnership with Cornell Cooperative Extension of Monroe County. Sign up today!

Women in Mechanical Engineering

Women in Mechanical Engineering

Women of all ages are encouraged to join us at the Mendon Public Library on Wednesday, February 8, from 6:30pm - 7:30pm, to hear RIT Engineering Professor Margaret Bailey, Ph.D., P.E., Founding Director of AdvanceRIT, and RIT English Professor Laura Shackelford, present on their new book, Women in...

In Conversation with ROC’s Black Leaders: Part One – ONLINE

In Conversation with ROC’s Black Leaders: Part One – ONLINE

Join Amanda Chestnut, curator of In This Moment, on Wednesday, February 8, 7:00pm – 8:00pm as they discuss the launch of the first two chapbooks in the second edition of the project that pairs 10 teams of Black writers and photographers with 10 Black leaders from across the city of Rochester. Amanda will be joined by Reenah Golden, Founder, Executive & Artistic Director of the Avenue Blackbox Theatre; and Timothy James Johnson PhD, Minister at Asbury First United Methodist Church and Sabbath Rest Farm and Professor Emeritus at Roberts Wesleyan College. Registration is required. A Zoom invitation will be sent the day of the event. This program series is presented in partnership with several MCLS libraries. In This Moment is published by Visual Studies Workshop Press. Chapbooks are available at local public libraries.

Tween Holiday Card Collage Night

Tween Holiday Card Collage Night

Tweens! Come craft with us on Thursday, February 9, from 6:30pm – 7:30pm! We’ll have supplies in the Mendon Public Library Jacobs Family Reading Room to make Valentine Cards. All you’ll need to bring is your creative spirit. Cookies will be served! Limited to 15 students. Sign up today!

Meditation Mondays

Meditation Mondays

In this interactive, guided meditation series, you won’t have to be a master to experience this ancient art. These powerful group experiences will be held in the Mendon Public Library Jacobs Family Reading Room, and will be followed up with discussions that will leave you feeling relaxed and inspired. You will be able to take these techniques with you to incorporate them into your daily life. Everyone is welcome. Wear comfortable clothing. Sign up today for one class, or multiple classes: Mon, Feb 13, 6:30 – 7:30; Mon, March 13th, 6:30 – 7:30.

Join The Community Art Project “There’s More to the Story”

Join The Community Art Project “There’s More to the Story”

Patrons of all ages, join us for a fun, community art project. “There’s More to the Story”: MPL’s Stained Glass Window Mini Mural Project led by Rachel Anna DeVona. Meet with us for one or all work sessions: Meeting 1 Ideas, Thursday, February 16, 6:30-7:30 pm; Meeting 2 Crafting, Thursday, February 23, 2:00-3:30 pm; Meeting 3 Crafting, Thursday, March 9, 6:30-7:30 pm; Meeting 4 Crafting, Thursday, March 16, 6:30-7:30 pm; Meeting 5 Even More Crafting, Thursday, April 6, 2:00-3:30 pm; Meeting 6 Finishing Touches, Thursday, April 20, 6:30-7:30 pm; Community Share & Unveiling during National Library Week, April 23-April 29, 2023. Sign up today!

On-Going Programs

On-Going Programs

(Click image for more program details) BOOK CLUB FOR ADULTS 3rd Monday of the month, 6:30-8:00 pm, at the library Registration required.             TUESDAY STORY TIME Tuesdays, 10-10:30, at the library               PAWS TO RELAX...

Next Board of Trustees Meeting

Next Board of Trustees Meeting

The next regular meeting of the Mendon Public Library Board of Trustees will be held at 7 PM on Monday, February 6, at the library. Regular BOT Meetings for 2023: Jan 3, Feb 6, Mar 6, Apr 4, May 1, June 5, June 26, Jul 31, Aug 28, Oct 2, Nov 6, and Dec 4. Agenda and documents for the next board...