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HPL Teen Zombie Lock-In

The Henrietta Public Library was taken over by teen zombies on Friday night! The teen zombies participated in several fun activities including: Zombie Musical Chairs; Zombie Apocalypse Scavenger Hunt; and Zombie Hide & Seek. Human brains weren't on the menu but pizza and candy were enjoyed by all :)

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Teddy Bears are learning something new at the library this summer!

Since our theme this year is “Learn Something New”, every bear, big and tall or short and small, is trying a new hobby.  Come to the library in July and August and visit the display.  Spend time playing I Spy with the teddy bears.  They will be skate boarding, sewing, rock collecting, learning to ride a bike, gardening, and much…

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HPL - A Great Place to Volunteer!

Most of our volunteers stay with us for years because they know their time and effort are appreciated.  We have a friendly library environment where interesting people work.

Currently, we are in need of a volunteer to help us Thursday mornings from 10-11:30 with processing which includes shelving audio/visual materials.  If you are interested, please contact Erin Denham at (585) 359-7092…

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Museum Passes Provide Summer Fun

School's out! It's time to make some special summer memories! In addition to joining us for the many fun programs we're offering, you can use your Monroe County Library System card to borrow a VIP discounted museum pass to various local attractions!  Participating in the VIP (Very Important Pass) program are the Rochester Museum and Science Center, George Eastman House,…

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The Franklin Air Cooled Automobile

You're invited to a unique presentation this Thursday! Gather with all of us on June 20 from 7-8:30 pm for a delightful evening as Becky Schneider escorts us back in time to the era of the Franklin Air Cooled automobile. Becky will share her experiences owning and driving a piece of American (Syracuse) history, and weather permitting, will drive her…

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Attention Collectors!


We would like to share our spacious display case with collectors, hobbyists and people with special projects. If you have a collection that you think the community would enjoy viewing, please call the library (359-7092) and ask to speak to Erin. In the past, we have shown craft and garden club exhibits, scout badge projects, and ceramic and…

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National Warplane Museum Memorabilia on Display

Stop in and enjoy the fascinating memorabilia exhibited in our display case!  The National Warplane Museum in Geneseo has generously loaned many items for you to view and learn from.  You'll see model airplanes, World War II era currency, photos, and more.  These items will be on display for the month of June.  We've provided a link to the museum…

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Come In and See Us on Saturdays

This year, we'll be open full days on Saturdays all summer long to make it easier for all of you to come in and find some great summer reads. Our hours will be:

Monday-Thursday 10:00 a.m.-9:00 p.m.

Friday 12:00 p.m.-5:00 p.m.

Saturday 10:00 a.m.-5:00 p.m.


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