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. Aug. 2. For all ages.
Explore Legos with the Whole Family: 6 to 7 p.m. Aug. 2.
Family Movie Morning: 11 a.m. Aug. 3. For all ages and families. Enjoy a movie with popcorn. Call the library for the movie title.
LP Spin Art: 10 a.m. Aug. 6. For ages 7-11. Learn how to make funky artistic creations from old records. Registration required.
American Girl Club: 4 p.m. Aug. 6. For ages 5-12.
Chess Club: 6 p.m. Aug. 6. For ages 18 and younger.
Babies and Books: 10:30 a.m. Aug. 7. For ages 24 months and younger with an adult.
Wizarding World: 4:30 p.m. Aug. 7. For ages 7-11. Enjoy different “Harry Potter”-themed activities, crafts and snacks. Registration required.
Teen Trivia Night: 6:30 p.m. Aug. 7. For ages 12-18. Come out for a night of trivia games and topics, complete with snacks and prizes. Registration required.
Chalkathon: 11 a.m. Aug. 8. For all ages and families. Decorate the sidewalks and paths around the library with chalk drawings. Held rain or shine.
Hula Hoop with Rosalind Walker: 6:30 p.m. Aug. 8. For adults. Hula-Hoops can improve moods, tone abdominal muscles and burn up to 600 calories an hour. No experience necessary. Registration required.
Simply Stories: 10 a.m. Aug. 9. For all ages.
Ancestry.com Training: 2 p.m. Aug. 9. Learn how to research family trees using Ancestry.com. Registration is required.
Explore Building with the Whole Family: 6 to 7 p.m. Aug. 9.
Life-Size Candy Land: 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. Aug. 10. For all ages and families. Stop in anytime to join a game of life-size Candy Land.
Teen Pizza Friday: 5 to 7 p.m. Aug. 10. For ages 12-18. Enjoy pizza and snacks while relaxing after the library has closed for the evening. There will be games, crafts and other activities. Registration encouraged.
Upcoming
KidFit: 2 p.m. Aug. 15. For ages 4-8. Participate in a program with music and movement. Registration required.
Trivia Night for Adults: 6:30 p.m. Aug. 15. Enjoy a trivia night with snacks and prizes. Registration required.
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!”
Hello Cello: 6:30 to 7:15 p.m. Aug. 2. For all ages. Learn about the cello with Miss Adele. Cello petting zoo included. Registration requested.
#ReadWomen Book Club: 6:30 to 7:30 p.m. Aug. 2. Read books by female authors. This month’s selection is “Americanah” by Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie. Registration appreciated.
Sit, Knit and Stitch: 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. Aug. 2. For all ages and experience levels. Bring a project to work on while enjoying the company of others who enjoy needlecraft like knitting, stitching and crocheting.
First Friday Films: 10 to 11:30 a.m. Aug. 3. For all ages. Enjoy short films and popcorn on the first Fridays of the month.
Baby Story Time: 9:30 to 10 a.m. Aug. 6. 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. Aug. 6. For ages 2-5 with a caregiver. Enjoy stories, songs, circle games, snack, fingerplays and toys.
Disaster Preparedness: 6 to 7 p.m. Aug. 6. Learn how to prepare for any type of disaster, respond accordingly and recover as quickly as possible. Course introduces responses to natural and man-made disasters. Class develops a family emergency plan and how to stock up on emergency supplies. Registration required.
Story Time with Hannah: 10:15 to 11 a.m. Aug. 7. For ages 2-5 with a caregiver. Enjoy stories, songs, circle games, snack, fingerplays and toys.
Tween Craft — Bath Bombs: 6:30 to 7:30 p.m. Aug. 7. For ages 8-13. Learn how to make bath bombs. Materials provided. Registration required.
Time for Tots: 10:15 to 11:15 a.m. Aug. 8. For ages 1-5 with a caregiver. Enjoy 40 minutes of free play with toys followed by 20 minutes of story time.
SAT Practice Test: 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Aug. 9. For grades 9-12. Practice taking the test under simulated conditions. Proctored by a test expert, followed by instruction in scoring the exam and interpreting the results. Bring pencils, snacks and a calculator. Registration required.
African Drums — Storytelling, Dance, Singing: 6:30 to 7:15 p.m. Aug. 9. For all ages. Listen and dance to rhythmic African drums and other musical instruments. Registration requested.
Preschool Dance Party: 10 to 10:30 a.m. Aug. 10. For ages 1-5 with a caregiver. Dance up a storm at the Friday party.
Upcoming
Saturday Baby Story Time: 10:30 to 11 a.m. Aug. 11. For ages 2 and younger with a caregiver. Program includes stories, songs, fingerplays and play time.
Understanding Gut Health: 10:30 to 11:30 a.m. Aug. 11. For adults. Learn the best ways to support guts, how it controls overall health, what “gut feelings” really mean and foods that do more harm than good. Taste a gut-balancing drink. Registration recommended.
Call (585) 247-6446 or visit gateslibrary.org for information.