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Thanksgiving Hours

We are open Wednesday, November 25, until 5 pm and then closed through Friday, November 27. We look forward to resuming normal hours on Saturday, November 28 and wish you a happy Thanksgiving!

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View Town Recreation Center Plans

If you'd like to learn more about the recreation center the town will be building, we have a set of plans at our Information Desk for you to look over. Stop in any time the library is open! 

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Dinovember is Here!

If you haven't been following Henrietta Public Library on Facebook or Instagram, now is the time to start. For the month of November, our accounts have been hijacked by a pesky Tyrannosaurus Rex, TR, and his dinosaur friends. They are getting into all kinds of trouble in the…

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You'll Love the Things We Love

Starting this week, we'll be offering two e-mail newsletter options: Main Newsletter Our weekly e-news goes out on Tuesdays and has a smattering of articles about the library and our community along with announcements and periodic recommendations. Things We Love Newsletter Our newest newsletter goes out once a month and is entirely staff recommendations--books, movies, games, music, podcasts. The things we love so much…

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We're Open on Veterans Day

Visit us on Veterans Day during our normal hours, 10am-9pm. We remember those who serve or have served in the military during times of war or peace.

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All Aboard!

This month, we're pleased to share with you "Aleston, a Little English Town that Might Have Been." This exhibit is on loan by the BritRail Modellers of Rochester, established in 2009 to build a British-styled model railway for the annual R.I.T. Tiger Tracks show. They're a loose-knit group of modellers, some British, who enjoy model railways and an occasional beer…

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Learn How to Publish Your Book

The Self-Published Book Festival is a free event for writers who want to learn how to publish their book independently and for readers who want to discover some of the Rochester area’s finest self-published authors. The festival will be held at the downtown Central Library on November 7-8 from 10am-4:30pm. You can find more information and a link to registration…

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Save Money on Holds

For those of you who place lots of holds, we've been working to find fun and creative ways to thank you and help you save some money every now and again, like:    Prepaid holds punch cards. You pay $10 up front for one of these cards, and each card is good for 11 holds. Random weekly holds card winner.

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