Chili Public Library, 3333 Chili Ave., Rochester, will host the following programs.
Simply Stories: 10 a.m. Nov. 1. For all ages.
Explore Legos with the Whole Family: 6 to 7 p.m. Nov. 1.
AARP Smart Driver program: 9:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. Nov. 3 and Nov. 10. Participants must attend both sessions and have a valid New York state driver’s license. Checks payable to AARP due at first session. Registration required. $20-$25.
Toddler Time: 10 a.m. Nov. 5. For ages 2-3 with an adult. The program includes stories, songs, fingerplays and a craft.
American Girl Club: 4 p.m. Nov. 5. For ages 5-12. Members will discuss a book, make a craft and participate in other activities related to American Girls. Stop by the Checkout Desk to pick up this month’s book.
Chess Club: 6 p.m. Nov. 5. For ages 18 and younger.
Preschool Pals: 10 a.m. Nov. 6. For ages 4-5 with an adult. The program includes stories, songs and a craft.
Babies and Books: 10:30 a.m. Nov. 6. For ages 24 months and younger with an adult.
Wizarding World: 4:30 p.m. Nov. 6. For ages 8-12. The program features “Harry Potter”-themed activities, crafts and snacks. Registration required.
Code Lab: 6 p.m. Nov. 7. For ages 10-14. Attendees will discover their skills in coding learning programs in Scratch and Python. Registration required.
Adult Book Discussion: 7 p.m. Nov. 7. Attendees will discuss “The Radium Girls” by Kate Moore. Books are available at the Checkout Desk.
Simply Stories: 10 a.m. Nov. 8. For all ages.
Ancestry.com Training: 2 p.m. Nov. 8. Attendees will learn how to research their family trees using Ancestry.com. Registration required.
Explore Building with the Whole Family: 6 to 7 p.m. Nov. 8.
Teen Pizza Friday: 5 to 7 p.m. Nov. 9. For ages 13-18. Teens can eat pizza and snacks while relaxing after the library has closed for the evening. There will be games, crafts and other activities. Registration encouraged.
Upcoming
Poisonous Plants in the Ornamental Garden: 7 p.m. Nov. 14. Presented by the Monroe County Cooperative Master Gardeners and Lions Club of Chili. The talk will provide common-sense precautions to safely grow ornamental garden plants that are poisonous. Registration required.
Call (585) 889-2200 or visit chililibrary.org for information.
Gates Public Library, 902 Elmgrove Road, Rochester, will host the following programs.
Sit, Knit and Stitch: 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. Nov. 1. For all experience levels. Bring a project to work on while enjoying the company of others who enjoy needlecraft like knitting, stitching and crocheting. Bring a snack or drink, if desired.
First Friday Films: 10 to 11:30 a.m. Nov. 2. For all ages. Attendees will eat popcorn and watch a film.
Baby Story Time: 9:30 to 10 a.m. Nov. 5. For ages 2 and younger with a caregiver. The program includes stories, songs, fingerplays and play time.
Gates Garden Club: 10:30 a.m. Nov. 3. For families. Club members will talk about harvest time.
Highland Park Conservancy: 11 a.m. to noon Nov. 3, Lamberton Conservatory, 171 Reservoir Ave., Rochester. President JoAnn Beck will lead a walking tour while discussing the park history and design of Highland Park’s trees. Registration required.
Story Time with Mary Jo: 10:15 to 11 a.m. Nov. 5. For ages 2-5 with a caregiver. The program includes stories, songs, circle games, a snack, fingerplays and toys.
Story Time with Hannah: 10:15 to 11 a.m. Nov. 6. For ages 2-5 with a caregiver. The program includes stories, songs, circle games, a snack, fingerplays and toys.
Tween Craft — Paint a Wooden Turkey: 6:30 to 7:30 p.m. Nov. 6. For ages 8-13. Registration required.
Time for Tots: 10:15 a.m. Nov. 7. For ages 1-5 with a caregiver. The program is comprised of 40 minutes of free play with toys, followed by 20 minutes of story time.
Lego Club: 6:30 to 7:30 p.m. Nov. 8. For ages 5-12. Participants will build with the library’s collection of Legos. Registration required.
Preschool Dance Party: 10 to 10:30 a.m. Nov. 9. For ages 1-5 with a caregiver. Attendees will dance up a storm at this Friday party.
Upcoming
Sicilian Stuffed Breads: 11 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. Nov. 10. For all ages. The program includes a demonstration and sampling of Sicilian stuffed breads. Registration required.
Library closed: Nov. 12. The library will close for Veterans Day.
Call (585) 247-6446 or visit gateslibrary.org for information.