Recent News

Henrietta Public Library is Hiring!

The Henrietta Public Library is looking for energetic, fun-loving, and helpful people to primarily shelve library items and work with other enthusiastic staffers to provide service to a diverse and busy library. We currently have three positions open for 12-15 hours per week. If you like books and all the library has to offer - terrific atmosphere, a great staff, and…

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New Library Building Update

Work has begun on the new library building! Read this month's Construction Update Newsletter to find out more. Highlights of the newsletter include updated floor plans, information about the location of our large print book collection, and options about coffee service! If you have questions or would like to get involved, please contact Library Director Adrienne Furness…

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New Meeting Dates for Henrietta Town Boards

The Henrietta Town Board has changed their meeting dates in 2018. Meetings are on the second and fourth Wednesday of each month, except July, August, and December when they are on the second Wednesday only. Meetings are held at 7pm in the Main Meeting Room at the Henrietta Town Hall. See the town's online calendar to keep…

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Join the Conversation on Race and Poverty

Come and participate in our Conversation on Race, facilitated by Rebecca Johnson and Wilson Darko, on Thursday, February 1 at 6:30pm. Conversations on Race and Conversations on Race with Poverty are free, facilitated conversations about race and its impact on all of us. Each two-hour conversation is unique, and everyone participates. Offered with community partners at libraries throughout the Monroe County Library System. Read More

Hear from New Henrietta Town Supervisor Stephen Schultz

You are invited to lunch and the 2018 State of the Town Address given by new Henrietta Town Supervisor and co-founder of Pictometry Stephen Schultz on January 30 at 11:30am at the RIT Inn and Conference Center. A question and answer period will follow Supervisor Schultz's presentation. Registration is $25 per person. Use this form to register…

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Celebrate Winter at Henrietta's Indoor Winter Carnival!

The Henrietta Recreation Department has planned a blizzard of fun for you and the family on Friday, January 19! The carnival is open to both Rush-Henrietta School District residents and members of the Henrietta Rec Center. Activities include carnival games, inflatables, concessions, crafts, balloon animals, and more! Call 359-2540 to register, or you can set up an account to Read More

Become a Social Media Pro!

Laura Dingman, our Librarian Assistant, will teach you all about social media on Thursday, January 18 at 7pm! Discover the differences between Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram, and learn how to post on each platform. Registration is recommended, but not required.

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Keep Your Ears Warm and Help the Library!

Keep your ears warm and help the Friends and Foundation of HPL! For a donation of $10, you can wear a cozy and attractive headband, handknit and donated by one of the library's staff, and help the Friends and Foundation help the library! Get your headband in the Book Shoppe whenever they’re open.

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