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The Crown

I have recently discovered The Crown, an original Netflix series starring a perfectly cast Claire Foy as the newly married Princess Elizabeth. Matt Smith plays the handsome Prince (charming) Philip Mountbatten. Based on factual accounts of Elizabeth’s first five years as queen, this mini-series will enthrall anglophiles and royalty fans. I was hooked from the start. Netflix has reportedly…

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Simple and Delicious!

It’s Sunday, I’m making my grocery list, and I’m so, so tired of the same meals each week. So, I pull out my phone and open up NYT Cooking. (There is an app for iOS users.) I love to browse through the latest recipes looking for something new and delicious. You can save ideas in a…

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Join Our Library Board

If you're someone who's interested in getting more involved with our library and having a positive impact on our community at large, consider joining our library's Board of Trustees. Trustees serve 5-year terms and help us accomplish our mission by setting policies, establishing direction, and providing financial oversight. For more information, see our trustee announcement or contact…

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Veterans Day Hours

We will be open regular hours, 12-5pm, on Veterans Day, Friday, November 11. We look forward to seeing you!

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Mysteries of the Library

Create a mystery story, eat, have fun, get prizes! Teens in grades 6-12 are invited to an awesome after-hours program on Friday, November 11. Discover more clues here.    

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Flower Wisdom

The Henrietta Garden Club welcomes Charlotte Clarke, perennial gardener and flower photographer, to speak at their meeting on November 9 in the Henrietta Town Hall. Learn about the spiritual nature of flowers and their unique role in life's sacred moments. 


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Attention, Collectors!

We would like to share our display case with collectors, hobbyists, and people with special projects and are currently scheduling for 2017. If you have a collection or project 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 antique buttons, toy trains, scout badge…

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More Characters than Twitter: Meet Virginia

Virginia Cooper is Henrietta Public Library’s Adult Services Librarian, and has been with us for thirty-five years. Even before working here, Virginia spent 10 years as a Librarian Assistant at the Central Library. Her tastes in literature are so vast that she can’t claim to have just one favorite book, though she is currently reading through Read More

Healthcare Navigators Available at HPL

Schedule a one-hour appointment to learn about healthcare options and to sign up. Call 359-7092 or click on the green "Register for Programs Online" button on this page to register for your appointment. Navigators are available for one-hour appointments on Thursdays, November 3, December 1, and January 19. Please bring your last year's tax form and driver's license or ID…

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Library Printing Services Unavailable this Friday

On Friday, November 4, new copiers/printers are arriving at the library! That's pretty exciting, but it means that we won't be able to offer copying, printing, scanning, or faxing services to you for the day. We're so sorry for inconveniencing you. If you're hoping to use these services on Saturday, we recommend calling ahead (359-7092) to make sure the equipment…

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