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Your Spring Break Destination

We've planned lots of family-friendly activities for you to enjoy during Spring Break! Join us for Family LEGO Afternoon, a Block Party, Baby Sign Language Playgroup, Minute to Win It, Minecraft for Tweens, and Teen Improv. See our online calendar for dates and times and to register. We're looking forward to spending time with you!

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Need Help to Navigate Healthcare Options?

Do you need help applying for or renewing your health insurance? Do you have questions about your current health coverage? An experienced LawNY navigator will be onsite to help you and your family explore your health insurance options and enroll in coverage through the New York State of Health Marketplace (NYSOH). LawNY navigators can help residents of Monroe and Livingston counties…

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Places to Go, Things to Do

Planning a "staycation" for Spring Break? Use your Monroe County Library System card to borrow a VIP discounted museum pass to various local attractions such as the Rochester Museum & Science Center and Genesee Country Village & Museum! Find a list of participating venues in this¬†brochure. If you'd like to call 359-7092, we…

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Take Home a Cardboard VR Viewer Today!

A cardboard VR viewer is a way to experience virtual reality (VR) using a simple cardboard viewer and a smartphone or iPod Touch. It allows users to download apps and then place their device in the cardboard viewer to simulate the VR experience. Ride a roller coaster, shoot neurons with the focus of your eyes, experience life during the time…

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A Garden in a Gutter?

Tool box, toy dump truck, pitcher, gutter -- If you have a unique container you'd like to plant a garden in, be sure to attend the April 12 meeting of the Henrietta Garden Club. Elaine Isman will show you how to transform your ideas into beautiful container gardens!

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More Characters than Twitter: Meet Zara

For four years, Zara Fallis has been working at the Henrietta Public Library as a Page and has now become a sort of "Page-Master." Zara has a total of 6 siblings, but that doesn't stop her from wanting more! She adores babies and toddlers, and claims her current youngest sibling is "too old" and "no longer cute." While Zara doesn't…

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Welcome - it's how we want you to feel

We welcome all community members, regardless of levels of education, experience, physical or cognitive abilities. To request specific accommodations, including sign language interpretation, please contact the library at least five days ahead of the program you'd like an interpreter for. On the first Tuesday of every month, our storytimes are accompanied by a professional ASL interpreter. Stop in and…

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Meet Our Newest Board Member: Linda Szczesniak

Linda Szczesniak has been a resident of Henrietta for over 30 years. She and her husband, Peter, are the parents of Tyler, Amanda, and Austin, all Rush-Henrietta graduates. Linda received an Associate's Degree from Alfred State and a Bachelor's Degree from RIT and has worked for Stantec Consulting Services for twenty-seven years. She generously shares her time and skills as…

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