About the Mendon Public Library

The Mendon Public Library is located in the Village of Honeoye Falls, in the Town of Mendon, New York and is a member of the Monroe County Library System. The library is governed by our Board of Trustees. The trustees are responsible for establishing written policies and guide all aspects of library service. This includes future planning for the library, financial accountability, setting policies and hiring a director for the Mendon Public Library. Additional support is provided by our volunteer members of The Friends of Mendon Public Library, a 501c3 organization.

History of Mendon Public Library

History of Mendon Public Library

A group of women from the Fortnightly Club of Honeoye Falls formed the Honeoye Falls Free Library in 1912. Its 500 books were circulated free of charge from two upstairs rooms in a building on Main Street. In 1928, Jonathon Noxon bequeathed $10,000 to the Honeoye Falls Free Library for the purpose of erecting a library building. The Honeoye Falls Free Library Association transferred its holdings...

Operating Hours & Close Dates

Operating Hours & Close Dates

The Mendon Public Library is open Monday – Thursday, 9 AM – 8 PM, Friday and Saturday, 10 AM – 3 PM (closed Saturdays in the summer).  High speed Wi-Fi remains operational and accessible outside our building and in our parking lot 24/7. We strive to be available to our patrons as much as possible during the year but are scheduled to be closed the following days: Wednesday, January 1 – New Year’s...

Board of Trustees: The Library’s Governing Body

Board of Trustees: The Library’s Governing Body

MPL Board of Trustees A five- to eleven-member Board of Trustees governs the Mendon Public Library. The trustees are responsible for establishing written policies to govern and guide all aspects of library service. This includes future planning for the library, financial accountability, setting policies and hiring a director for the Mendon Public Library. While there are many opportunities for...

Next Board of Trustees Meeting

Next Board of Trustees Meeting

The next meeting of the Mendon Public Library Board of Trustees will be held at 7 p.m. on Monday December 7 via Zoom. To request the zoom link, or submit comments or questions, please email to mendonlibrarycirculation@libraryweb.org by 5 p.m.

Meeting Minutes

January 6, 2020 February 3, 2020 March 16, 2020  (Emergency Meeting) April 6, 2020 May 4, 2020 June 1, 2020 June 29, 2020 August 3, 2020 August 31, 2020 October 5, 2020 (Previous years' meeting minutes are available upon request from the Library Director.)