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Saturday Hours from June 25 to August 27: 10am – 1pm

Saturday Hours from June 25 to August 27: 10am – 1pm

Our survey results asked for Saturday hours in the summer. You asked; we listened. We will test out having Saturday hours during the summer this year! During the dates of June 25 through August 27, the Mendon Public Library will be open Saturdays from 10am - 1pm.

Citizen Science: Outing Two at Mendon Ponds Park Devil’s Bathtub

Citizen Science: Outing Two at Mendon Ponds Park Devil’s Bathtub

Elementary School Kids and their Caregivers interested in learning about Citizen Science and the INaturalist App (among others) are encouraged to join us Thursday, August 11, 10:00am – 11:00am, at Devil’s Bathtub in Mendon Ponds Park for the second of two outings with Seneca Park Zoo Naturalist, Mr. Dave. Download the INaturalist App to your phone if you wish, wear footwear that can get wet, and plan to join us for a hike along the trails at Mendon Ponds Park. Registration required.

Terrarium Class

Terrarium Class

Saturday, August 13, 11:00am - 12:00pm: Learn about the impactful history of terrariums and how to create your own! Terrariums are self enclosed gardens and love to be left alone which makes it an easy way to have plants. Jardin Terrariums provides all materials and...

Tomato Canning

Tomato Canning

Thursday, August 18, 7:00-8:30 pm – Tomato Canning, presented by a Cornell Cooperative Extension Master Preserver, is a hands-on session, to be held at the William Udicious Pavilion, 1911 Rush Scottsville Rd, Rush, NY 14543 (behind the Rush Town Hall/ Library.) Registration is required.

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 August 29, at the library. To submit comments or questions, please email to mendonlibrarycirculation@libraryweb.org by 5 PM. Meetings for 2022 are scheduled for: Jan...

Mendon Celebrates Monroe County’s Bicentennial

Mendon Celebrates Monroe County’s Bicentennial

In January 2022, Monroe County launched a year-long Bicentennial celebration. A key element of the celebration is to “showcase the rich and proud history of the area.” It is stated in the initial press release: “Monroe County is partnering with libraries and...

Medicare Information Sessions with Excellus

Medicare Information Sessions with Excellus

Adults interested in learning more about Medicare are encouraged to meet with a representative from Excellus BlueCross BlueShield for this free program. Excellus will be in the library to take questions during this entire period. Registration is requested  for a 1-hour consultation. Register by calling the library at 624-6067, or follow one of the links below.