Chili Public Library, 3333 Chili Ave., Rochester, will host the following programs.
Library closed: Saturdays and Sundays through Sept. 2.
Simply Stories: 10 a.m. July 12. For all ages.
Ancestry.com Training: 2 p.m. July 12. Learn how to research family trees using Ancestry.com. Registration is required.
Explore Engineering with the Whole Family: 5:45 to 6:45 p.m. July 12.
Family Bingo: 11 a.m. July 13. Enjoy a morning of bingo with the whole family. Registration required.
Teen Pizza Friday: 5 to 7 p.m. July 13. For ages 12-18. Come to the library after it closes for the night to enjoy pizza and snacks. Participate in games, crafts and activities. Registration encouraged.
Musikgarten: 10 a.m. or 10:30 a.m. July 16. For ages 3-5 at 10 a.m. and ages 2 or younger at 10:30 a.m. Enjoy music and play. Registration required.
Chess Club: 6 p.m. July 16. For ages 18 and younger.
Registration opens for Teen Taco Tuesday (6 p.m. July 31): For ages 12-18. Enjoy tacos, games, a pinata and other activities. Registration opens July 17.
Babies and Books: 10:30 a.m. July 17. For ages 24 months and younger with an adult.
Magnet Board Craft: 6 p.m. July 17. For adults. Create a decorative hanging magnet board and magnets. Registration required.
The Checkers Show: 11 a.m. July 18. For all ages and families. Show features music, magic and more!. Tickets available at the door 15 minutes before the show. Free.
Line Dancing with Rosalind Walker: 6:30 p.m. July 18. The beginner-intermediate class session covers various genres of group social line dances from around the world. Wear soft-soled shoes. Bring a bottle of water. Registration required.
Simply Stories: 10 a.m. July 19. For all ages.
Explore Art with the Whole Family: 5:45 to 6:45 p.m. July 19.
Family Movie Morning: 11 a.m. July 20. For all ages and families. Popcorn served. Call library for movie title.
Teen Life-Size Candyland: 3 p.m. July 20. For ages 12-18. Play on a giant Candyland board. Prizes available for winners; candy served to all.
Upcoming
Punk Rock Party: 10 a.m. July 23. For ages 3-6. Enjoy a music-filled storytime.
Instrument Builders: 11 a.m. July 25. For ages 7-11. Use a variety of recycled materials to create musical instruments. Registration required.
Wii for Teens: 3 p.m. July 25. For ages 12-18. Spend an afternoon playing on the Wii and eating snacks.
Call (585) 889-2200 or visit chililibrary.org for information.
Gates Public Library, 902 Elmgrove Road, Rochester, will host the following programs.
Summer Reading: through Aug. 11. For all ages. Prizes offered weekly. Theme: “Libraries Rock!”
American Girls Rock: 6:30 to 7:30 p.m. July 12. View different American Girl dolls and learn about the music of their eras. Registration requested.
Preschool Dance Party: 10 to 10:30 a.m. July 13. For ages 1-5 with a caregiver. Dance up a storm at the Friday party.
Monster Mash: 2 to 3 p.m. July 13. For ages 4-12. Celebrate “Hotel Transylvania 3” with stories, songs, crafts and a giveaway. Registration requested.
Japanese Irises: 10 to 11 a.m. July 14. A Master Gardener will highlight the differences between Japanese irises and other irises, such as German bearded, Siberian and Dutch. Learn the requirements for successfully growing these plants to produce the large, beautiful flowers that are rarely seen in this area. Registration requested.
Baby Story Time: 9:30 to 10 a.m. July 16. For ages 2 and younger with a caregiver. Enjoy stories, songs, fingerplays and play time.
Story Time with Mary Jo: 10:15 to 11 a.m. July 16. For ages 2-5 with a caregiver. Enjoy stories, songs, circle games, snack, fingerplays and toys.
Medicare 101: 6 to 7 p.m. July 16. Learn about the different parts of Medicare, the types of insurance available, prescription drug coverage, the dreaded “donut hole” and ways to receive extra assistance with Medicare costs. Dessert included. Registration required.
Story Time with Hannah: 10:15 to 11 a.m. July 17. For ages 2-5 with a caregiver. Enjoy stories, songs, circle games, snack, fingerplays and toys.
Tween Craft — Wooden Planes: 6:30 to 7:30 p.m. July 17. For ages 8-13. Dress up an unfinished wood airplane with paint and decorations. Simple assembly. Materials provided. Registration recommended.
Time for Tots: 10:15 to 11:15 a.m. July 18. For ages 1-5 with a caregiver. Enjoy 40 minutes of free play with toys followed by 20 minutes of story time.
Library board: 6 to 7 p.m. July 18. Open to the public.
The Wondermakers — “Rockin’ Rabbit and Other Tales”: 6:30 to 7:15 p.m. July 19. Hear multicultural folktales with songs from Kenya, Puerto Rico and the Native American culture. This program is highly interactive; children can participate. Registration requested.
Story Time Yoga: 10 to 10:30 a.m. July 20. For ages 1-5 with a caregiver. Children will hear stories while stretching and strengthening their bodies. Stories will inspire children’s minds as their bodies are busy supporting them.
Upcoming
Kindness Rocks: 10:30 to 11:30 a.m. July 21. For all ages. Decorate polished stones with permanent markers as part of the library’s Growing Kindness theme for 2018. Leave the rocks throughout the community to inspire others. Registration appreciated.
Call (585) 247-6446 or visit gateslibrary.org for information.