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Medicare Doesn't Have to Be Confusing

If you're looking for someone to simplify the Medicare federal insurance program for you, plan to join us for a practical class at 7pm Thursday, October 3. Patrick Kelly, Senior Wealth Strategy Associate at UBS, is providing an educational overview of Medicare and its complexities. He'll also explain Medigap coverage and give helpful information about long-term care expenses and insurance…

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Where Will You Be on September 24?

It's not a presidential year, but it is the midterms, where the House, the Senate, and governor races all over the country are decided by voters! Voting is one way we express ourselves as a community, as voters, and as Americans, but to exercise this basic right, we must be registered to vote. That's why Henrietta Public Library is a…

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Get a Head Start on Getting Ready for College

Discover strategies to help your college-bound student do everything from navigating the college search to controlling the cost of getting a college education. Attend helpful college planning events at the library on Saturdays, September 14 and 21. College 101 focuses on planning, preparing, and paying for college and College 102 takes a more in-depth financial look at the college journey. Please visit…

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Get More From Your Device

Are you having trouble with your electronics or do you want to try something new? Our tech tutors at the library are available to help! We can help with everything from using a computer for the first time, to navigating Facebook, to setting up an e-mail or helping you get pictures from your phone onto your computer! To schedule an…

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Two Classes Help You Take Care of Your Body

Do you seem to have more aches and pains than you used to have? Sometimes simple adjustments to the way you're moving or working are just what you need, so plan to attend one or both of the upcoming classes focused on showing you how to connect with your body to improve your health in general, and your back in…

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Participate in a Talking Circle

Are you interested in participating in a civil exchange of ideas and discussing current concerns in a meaningful manner? Join us on Wednesday, September 11 from 7-8:30pm  in an adult-oriented circle to experience the fun in developing community connections and friendships through this meaningful method of shared discussions. Staff from Partners in Restorative Initiatives will prepare eliciting questions and facilitate monthly…

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Quit the Sit to Improve Your Health

This Quit the Sit class will help you learn to be present, connect with your body, and improve your overall health. If you are someone who is currently “desk-bound” by your nine to five job, then this is a class directed towards you. Presented by Monique Golossi, NYS Licensed Massage Therapist and Certified Corrective Exercise Specialist. Be good to yourself and…

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Celebrating Women's Suffrage

This month, we're celebrating the 100th year of women earning the right to vote! We're exhibiting five life-size posters that tell about the role of the Haudenosaunee women in the suffrage movement, how suffragists used popular culture to promote their events, how the struggle against racism brought abolition and the women's rights movement together, and so much more. This intriguing…

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Take a Virtual Walk through the Genesee Valley Regional Market

If you’re fascinated by local history and local business, join us at 7pm on Thursday, September 5,  for a virtual tour of the Genesee Valley Regional Market, led by Brendon Tydings, Administrator of the Genesee Valley Regional Market Authority. Learn about the history of the market authority, the market’s layout, the businesses that contribute to our local agriculture, and get a…

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