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All Aboard for Storytime at the New York Museum of Transportation

On Sunday, August 28 at noon, we will be doing a transportation-themed storytime at the NY Museum of Transportation. Join us to hear stories and sing songs about trains, buses, cars, and other things that go! (Admission to the museum is $8 for adults, $7 for seniors 65 and over, and $6 for youths under 12.)  The New York Museum of…

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Paradigm Shift

Join us at 7pm on Thursday, August 25, for an outdoor concert performed by Paradigm Shift. This soul-jazz trio captures the fire of classic organ-guitar pairings while propelling their spirit into the present with a decidedly modern soul. Don't miss it!

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More Characters than Twitter: Meet TR

It’s true that some libraries and book stores keep pets around—and the Henrietta Public Library is no different! Meet TR, our very own dinosaur. When he’s not personally tracking down patrons with outstanding library fines, TR prowls the Children’s Department. So, be mindful of your children’s toys; he has been known to gobble them up if they’re left behind! Unable…

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Check Your Loan History

Do you want to keep track of what you’ve checked out? You’re not alone. Many people ask for this feature, and it’s finally here. Our online catalog now allows you to opt-in to a loan history. To do this, login to your account and go to "Account Summary." Go to "Opt-In and Notifications." You will see a spot for…

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The Caldecott Experience

Adrienne Furness began reading books that were Caldecott Medal Award winners when she was in preschool. She first dreamed of serving on the Caldecott selection committee in her early twenties while attending college. She was lucky enough to be selected in 2015. Adrienne reports that it was a moving experience exceeding all her expectations. The people and the books she…

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Get Text Notifications

You can now receive text notifications when holds are available and when items are due. To sign up for texts, you can give us a call or activate it on your own. To do yourself, login to your account and go to "Account Summary." Click on "Opt-In and Notifications." You will see a spot to change your…

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Things We Love - Thredup

Love getting a good deal on slightly used clothing? Thredup has become my new favorite go-to for shopping since I became pregnant. They have tons of cute high-end clothing that has been pre-loved, and they sell it for prices that don’t make me cringe. This has been a godsend since I love shopping but didn’t want to blow…

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