Teen Programs

Build A Fort!

Build A Fort!

Kids 8-12, Come learn how to build a fort! Here at the Mendon Public Library on Friday, October 7, from 10 am – 12 Noon. Learn from designer and artist Evan Bobrow how to imagine then build your dream fort. View his work, on display at the Mendon Public Library, and learn about imaginative world building and intuitive drawing. Drawing and building will be part of the presentation. This presentation will be limited to 10 students, so please register to reserve a spot.

Paranormal Investigations – Who, What, and How

Paranormal Investigations – Who, What, and How

On Tuesday, October 18, 6:30pm – 7:45pm, in the Mendon Public Library Jacobs Family Reading Room, come listen to Monroe County’s oldest and most experienced paranormal investigation team, Monroe County Paranormal Investigations. They will be giving a talk about what they do, how they do it, show evidence that they have acquired, and even tell some stories from some of their more interesting investigations! Registration is required.

Build Your Own Terrarium – Tween/Teen

Build Your Own Terrarium – Tween/Teen

Tweens and Teens between 10y – 18y, join us in the Mendon Public Library Jacobs Family Reading Room for this fun event on Wednesday, October 19, 6:30pm – 7:30pm. Plant Your Own Terrarium with Jardin Terrariums. We can accept 12 students, so register today for this free class. A glass bowl, base sands, soil, succulents, decorations and instructions will be included.

“Rochester Reads” Companion Program: The Hate U Give Screening Followed by Discussion of Similar Books

“Rochester Reads” Companion Program: The Hate U Give Screening Followed by Discussion of Similar Books

The Mendon Public Library is hosting this program as a companion to Rochester Reads 2022. On Tuesday night, October 25, from 6pm – 9pm, teens and adults are encouraged to join us in the Mendon Public Library Jacobs Family Reading Room to watch the compelling movie, The Hate U Give, based on Angie Thomas’s 2017 young-adult novel. Pizza and beverages will be provided. Following the movie, community member and educator, Lynn Shipe, will share information on three book lists she helped develop for our community. **Reservations requested**

Sewing by Machine 101

Sewing by Machine 101

Get a basic introduction to using a sewing machine. This also makes a good refresher class if you have not used your sewing machine in a while. Basics include winding a bobbin, threading the machine, discussion on needles and threads. Bring your machine if you have one. 2 are available for use at the library. On Wednesday, October 26, from 6:00pm – 7:30pm in the Mendon Public Library Jacobs Family Reading Room. — Registration is required.