Mendon Public Library Releases 2020 Annual Report

The Board of Trustees of the Mendon Public Library recently released the 2020 Annual Report. This 20-page document contains reports from the Trustee President and Friends of MPL President, along with highlights of this past year, library stats, and acknowledgement of our many generous donors.

Some highlights from the report include:

  • 21,515 people visited the Mendon Public Library in 2020;
  • 17,075 free Wi-fi connections were logged at the Mendon Public Library in 2020;
  • 69,485 items circulated;
  • 591 curbside pickups were processed; and
  • 682 new library cards were issued.

The 2020 Annual Report is available for review online https://mendonlibrary.org/wp-content/uploads/2021/03/2020-Annual-Report.pdf at  and copies can be secured at the Mendon Public Library’s circulation desk.

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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

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The Mendon Public Library is open Monday – Thursday, 9 AM – 8 PM, Friday and Saturday, 9 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 in 2021: Friday, January 1 – New...

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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...

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Mendon Public Library' Board of Trustees will meet at 7 p.m. at the library on these days in 2021: Monday, January 4 Monday, February 1 Monday, March 1 Monday, April 5 Monday, May 3 Monday, June 7 Monday, June 28 Monday, August 2 Monday, August 30 Monday, October 4 Monday, November 1 Monday, December 6

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2021 Meeting Minutes January 4, 2021  January 17, 2021 February 1, 2021 March 1, 2021 April 5, 2021 May 3, 2021 June 7, 2021 June 28, 2021 August 2, 2021 August 30, 2021 October 4, 2021 November 1, 2021 December 6, 2021   2020 Meeting Minutes January 6, 2020 February 3, 2020 March 2, 2020 March 16, 2020  (Emergency Meeting) April 6, 2020 May 4, 2020 August 3, 2020 August 31, 2020 October 5,...