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Teens Who Volunteer

Teens are needed to help our community! We're hosting an after hours party for teens from 6-8pm on Friday, November 8 where kids in grades 7-12 will have fun working together on three DIY projects designed to help support local community service organizations. All supplies are provided, including a pizza dinner! Register to hang out with friends,…

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Social Media: Which Platform(s) are Right for You?

Discover what's new in the world of social media! Technology Librarian Hannah Ralston will provide an overview and comparison of several of the most popular social media sites so that you can communicate with friends and family in the way that is best for YOU! Join us in the Community Room on the first floor at 7pm on Thursday, October…

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The Ceilidh Connection Brings the Sounds of Scotland to HPL!

Back again, Ceilidh Connection is bringing the sounds of Scotland - the Scottish Small Pipes - to the new Henrietta Public Library! This year's performance will bring an emphasis on the celebration of St. Andrew's Day, Scotland's official national day. Come see what it's all about! Join us in the community room onn Tuesday, October 22 at 7pm. Registration is optional. 

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Celebrate Diwali at the Library!

Explore and learn about the Indian holiday of Diwali, also known as the Festival of Lights. Food, dancing, and crafts will be used to learn about this annual celebration. Drop-in between 10:30am and 12pm on Saturday, October 26 for an amazing celebration for all ages! No registration necessary.

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Discover the Benefits of Meditation

This class led by Certified Health Counselor Lori Goldsmith on Thursday, October 17, is perfect for beginners or just for the curious! Join us in the Community Room at 7pm to learn what meditation really is and how to incorporate meditation techniques into your daily life. Be prepared to leave feeling relaxed and inspired! Registration is optional. 

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Bilingual Storytime Opens the Door to Other Cultures!

Did you know that young children are the ideal age to learn a second language since they're already learning their primary language? Make the most of this and bring your little ones, ages newborn-3 years old, to a Mandarin/English bilingual storytime brought to us by ChildROC, a non-profit group promoting early childhood learning and discovery. While giving your…

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Town Supervisor Debate on October 15

Adam Chodak of News 8 will moderate a debate between Henrietta Town Supervisor candidates Steve Schultz and Ken Breese at 7:30pm on Tuesday, October 15 in the library's community room. The debate will be followed by introductions to each of the candidates for Town Board followed by a meet and greet where refreshments will be served. ASL interpretation and a hearing…

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Get Help Choosing Healthcare

Do you need help choosing healthcare? Healthcare navigators provided by LawNY are available at the library to help you! Visit our online calendar to schedule a one-hour appointment to sign up for the plan that's right for you on Thursday, October 10 and Friday, October 25. Appointments are offered from 12-1 pm, 1-2 pm, 2-3 pm, and 3-4 pm. Please bring photo…

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