Recent News

Tea Time

During June, the library display case will house an assortment of tea time items borrowed from patrons, staff, and volunteers. Just for fun, come in to peek at the teapots, tea cups, dollies, and other tea time items.



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Popular HPL book bags for sale now!

Many of you have wanted to buy one of the library book bags we've been circulating. Now you can! Our Friends of the Library group is selling them in red and navy blue for $8 each. They're durable and soil- and water-resistant.  Looks like Annalise has gone bananas over her red book bag!


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Great deals on used books

The Friends of the Henrietta Public Library will hold their semiannual used book sale from Wednesday, April 29-Saturday, May 2 in the community room. Friends Nite, April 29 from 4-6:30, is for members of Friends of HPL.  $5 memberships are available at the door. The sale is open to the public on April 30 from 2-8, May 1 from 12-5,…

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Upcoming Library Board Meetings

Our Board of Trustees will be holding a special meeting in the library on Tuesday, April 21 at 6:30pm to discuss the possibility of forming a foundation. Our next regularly scheduled board meeting will be on Wedesday, May 13 at 5:30pm, also in the library. All board meetings are open to the public. You can sign up to receive library…

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More Good Reads from Staff Members

Ellen Siegel (Substitute Clerk)

So Anyway by John CleeseCleese's autobiography is beautifully written and Ellen was impressed with his intelligence as well as his marvelous sense of humor. 

Not My Father's Son by Alan CummingCumming's memoir about his very difficult childhood reveals a sensitive man who is much different than the roles he portrays.

Cathy Lathrop (Children's Clerk)

Gracefully Grayson by…

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