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Unlock Classical Music with Herb Smith, RPO Guest Conductor and 3rd Trumpet

Popular music changes with the times. Once, Beethoven, Verdi, Mozart, Stravinsky, and other classical composers created the popular music of the day. Not so much now. However, the same skills we use to listen to today's pop music can be carried over into classical music of yesteryear. Join Herb Smith, guest conductor and 3rd trumpet of RPO, as he helps you…

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Zoom Singalong with Mama Goose on the Loose!

Join us for a fun, live singalong with Mama Goose on the Loose! She will sing all your favorite songs, accompanied by her trusty musical instruments! Join us for a half hour of fun in a live Zoom meeting on Thursday, April 15, from 10-10:30am. Geared to kids ages 0-5. Please register with a valid email address because we…

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Red Cross Blood Drive at HPL on April 24

The COVID-19 health crisis has had a profound effect on the nation’s blood supply and the American Red Cross is currently in urgent need of all blood types. Henrietta Public Library is hosting a blood drive on Saturday, April 24 from 10am-2pm, in the Community Room. All donations are tested for COVID-19 antibodies. Those that test positive could provide convalescent…

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Stop Fake News: Responsible Sharing on Social Media

In this workshop on April 21, participants will walk away with information and tools to be responsible social media citizens. You will learn about the social media landscape today, various types of misinformation and how to spot them and most importantly, the tips and tricks of real life fact checkers. Miranda Stefano, librarian, technologist, and bibliophile, will show you how to…

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Test Drive Zoom with Helpful Library Staff

Are you intimidated by Zoom? Well, here's your chance to test-drive the video conferencing platform in a small-group setting under the guidance of an HPL staff member. Zoom exploration sessions are designed for individuals with little to no experience using Zoom; however, a basic understanding of how to operate your computer and use the internet is important. Those who enroll for the Zoom…

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Book Shoppe Donation Fridays!

Looking for a good home for books you've finished reading? Friends and Foundation of Henrietta Public Library Used Book Shoppe has a good use for them! Friends and Foundation is a non-profit group dedicated to helping the library fund special projects and promote reading and use of our library. On the second Friday of the month, volunteers in the Book…

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