Mendon Public Library

Welcome to the Mendon Public Library!

 

 

 

We're Hiring! Library Clerk Opening

*For Adults*

The Mendon Public Library is seeking an energetic, organized person whose personality and skill set enhances the reputation of the Mendon Pubic Library (MPL) as a vibrant and essential part of our community. This part-time library clerk position will require a team player primarily serving the patrons of the library though the circulation desk at the library.

 

MPL serves the Town of Mendon and adjoining communities. We are part of the Monroe County Public Library System. Our staff members are active participants in the community and pride themselves on exceptional customer service. As a small team, all staff members are cross-trained in the basics of library operations in order to best serve our patrons and guests.

 

If you like children, technology, and working in a flexible environment with caring and giving co-workers, we invite you to apply. You will need to be available Fridays and some weekends; be able to bend, lift, and stand for longer periods of time; and be trustworthy and friendly. You must hold at least a high school diploma, and post-secondary education is encouraged.

 

This position will report directly to the Library Director and will be under 20 hours per week. Applications due no later than March 29, 2019. Letter of interest and resume should be submitted via e-mail to: laurie.guenther@libraryweb.org no later than March 29, 2019. Salary dependent upon qualifications and experience.

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Rochester Reads Book Talk

Monday, March 25

7:00-8:00 PM

*For Teens and Adults*

Join local HFL science teacher Andrew Corey as we discuss the 2019 Rochester Reads novel American War by Omar El Akkad. Call 624-6067 to register.

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Paws to Relax

Tuesday, March 26

6:30-7:15 PM

*For Everyone*

Drop in and spend a few minutes with one of our two visiting therapy dogs. If we have enough eager readers present, Miss Nettie will also read a book.

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Knit Nook

Thursday, March 28

10:00-11:30 AM

*For Knitters*

This knitting group is all about fellowship and outreach. Learn to knit a simple project or bring one that's in progress. Join us in knitting and creating, and even donate to our "Keep Rochester Warm" initiative.

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Medicare Program

Thursday, March 28

1:00-2:00 PM

*For Adults*

Adults interested in learning more about Medicare are encouraged to meet with Sue Henning of Excellus BlueCross BlueShield for this free program. Call 624-6067 to register.

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RECURRING EVENTS

 

Paws to Relax

Paws to Relax

1st & 3rd Tuesdays, 6:30-7:30 PM

*For Everyone*

Drop in and spend a few minutes with one of our two therapy dogs. If we have enough eager readers present, Miss Nettie will also read a book.

  

 

 

Technology Training

Technology Training

Tuesdays, 10 AM-1 PM

Wednesdays, 4-7 PM

*For Adults*

Laptops, tablets, e-readers, iPads, and more. Have a question? Come to a FREE, one-on-one training session to get answers and learn how to do it yourself. Call 624-6067 for an appointment; walk-ins welcome if space allows.

 

     

Story Times

Story Time 

Tuesdays & Fridays, 10:00-10:30 AM

*For Toddlers to Pre-School*

Meet us for stories and more! These times will encourage early literacy, a love of books and being read to, following simple directions, taking turns, being part of a group, and being a good listener. No registration is necessary.

 

Building Buddies

Building Buddies 

Thursdays, 10:00-11:00 AM

*For Ages 1-4*

This combination story time and play time fosters early literacy, social skills, creativity, fine motor skills, and parallel play among young children. Grown-ups can socialize or browse through a magazine or newspaper in our comfortable Jacobs Family Reading Room while children play with building blocks.

 

        

The Knit Nook

The Knit Nook

2nd & 4th Thursdays, 10-11:30 AM

*For All Ages and All Abilities*

This knitting group is all about fellowship and outreach. Learn to knit a simple project or bring one that's in progress. The Knit Nook is open to all knitters: people who can join us at our Thursday (2nd & 4th) sessions or those who knit at home. We are constantly updating and restocking our pattern and supply bin located at the library. Join us in knitting and creating, and even donate to our "Keep Rochester Warm" initiative. We'll be gathering handmade items every fall to share with those in our community who need some extra warmth. Happy knitting!

  

Children's Books and Books for Adults in Excellent Condition Welcome!

If you have children's books or books in excellent condition for adults that need a new home, please consider donating them to the Mendon Public Library. Also, next time you are in the library, don't forget to peruse the items on display in our ongoing in-library book store! There are oodles of items to choose from, including DVDs, music CDs, audiobooks, and books for all ages. Everything is offered at amazingly low prices. All proceeds from the in-library book store go toward making the Mendon Public Library even better. For more information, call the library at 624-6067.

  


  

UPCOMING EVENTS

For Details, go to What We Offer, Events Calendar

 

 

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Tuesday Fun & Family Night: PJ Story Time

Tuesday, April 2

6:00-6:45 PM

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Firefly Friends: Sparkling Stars (New Badge)

Beginning Wednesday, April 3

12:30-1:05 PM

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Japanese Washi Egg Crafting

Thursday, April 4

6:00-8:00 PM

 

 

     


 

Don't live in Monroe County?

Don't have a library card?

That's okay!

You don't have to be a Monroe County resident or have a library card to use our free high-speed WiFi, utilize the copier, print things, reserve a study room, or just hang out at the library to read or work. ANYONE can use the Mendon Public Library! If you live outside of Monroe County but still want to get a library card, we offer a courtesy out-of-county library card that enables you to use any of Mendon's services and check out any of our materials. We also offer Monroe County cards at $25 a year that give you full access to all Monroe libraries, Overdrive (where you can check out e-materials), and the ability to place inter-library loans!

 

Free High-Speed Wifi

Free High-Speed WiFi

High-speed wireless internet access is available to patrons who bring in their laptops or mobile devices. Our WiFi speed consistently clocks in at 10+ Mbps for downloads and 10+ Mbps for uploads, making it a breeze to work, study, stream content, and download files at the library. Combine this with our wireless printing, and you are set to go!

     

Got talent you would

be willing to share?

We're looking for artists and craftspeople who would like to teach others by offering a program at our library.

We'd love to hear from you!

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The Mendon Public Library is accessible to people with disabilities.

To request specific accommodations for a program or event, call (585) 624-6067 at least 10 days prior to the event.

 


  

  

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MENDON LIBRARY OFFERINGS:

 

Summer Reading Program

 

Display Space

 

E-Newsletter

 

Book Donation Info

 

Suggestions

  

Volunteer Log

 

Houck Digital Collection

 

HF-L Yearbooks

 

Museum Discount Passes

 

2017 Annual Report


 OTHER RESOURCES:

 

Monroe Library System

 

MCLS Digital Collection

 

NY Times Bestsellers

 

New York Ancestry

 

New York Heritage


BOARD OF TRUSTEES MEETING

Monday, April 1

7:00 PM

Open to the public

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 FRIENDS MEETING

Monday, April 8

6:00 PM

New members welcome

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DONORS

 

Author Society

May K. Houck Foundation

 

Storyteller Society

M&T Bank and Charitable Foundation

 

Illustrator Society

Canandaigua National Bank

The Kade Project

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