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Teen Thursdays

Have you seen teens having fun in the Teen Corner on Thursday nights? Every other Thursday from 6:30-7:30pm, they get together to create a variety of fun and unique pieces during Craft Corner for Teens. On the other Thursdays, they use their imaginations to play Minecraft with fellow gamers on a serer the library hosts. To register for Minecraft for…

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Spring Break Fun at the Library

Join us for some family-friendly fun while the kids are out of school! On Wednesday and Saturday, Spot from the famous Spot the Dog books will be here for a meet and greet. We're going to read stories with him and make a fun craft, too. Bring your camera for photos. And, we're hosting Family Bingo Friday afternoon from 2-3pm!…

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The Place for Teens to Connect

TeenImpact is the new teen council of the Henrietta Public Library. TeenImpact is a way for students to build their leadership skills by developing and participating in library activities, as well as becoming library advisors and advocates. To find out more and to join TeenImpact, click here. Teens can connect with other teens at the library at our…

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Meet & Mingle

Have you ever wondered what goes on behind-the-scenes at the library? Drop in to meet our staff from 6-8pm on Friday, April 1, and enjoy mocktails, snacks, tours, live music, and more.  Many thanks to the Friends of Henrietta Public Library for sponsoring this event!

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Marshmallows and More!

Two unique programs for school-aged kids are coming up over the next two weeks!  First, join us on Wednesday, March 23 at 4:00pm for a Peeps diorama program inspired by the Washington Post’s Peeps Diorama Competition. Bring your own shoebox and a few fun things you’d like to include in your diorama, and we’ll supply the rest!  The…

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Enchanted Fairy Gardens

Add some magic to your St. Patrick's Day! Sue Lang and Joe Gallea, owners of Gallea's Tropical Greenhouse and Florist, will demonstrate how to build an enchanted and magical fairy garden at 7pm on Thursday, March 17. Maybe the fairies will come to play and dance among the flowers!

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Cozy Mysteries

Recently, I was talking with my colleague, Janet, about what I was currently reading, a light mystery with likeable characters that she referred to as a cozy mystery. When I looked it up, I found that cozy mysteries have a website: www.cozy-mystery.com. The thing I like about this type of series is that I look forward to…

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Gilmore Girls

Thanks to my daughter I have been enjoying the madcap adventures of Lorelai and Rory Gilmore and all their quirky friends in Stars Hollow. Since last summer I have speed-watched my way through six seasons of Gilmore Girls. The great part about discovering a show eight years after it ended is that you need not wait in suspense for…

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