The Brighton Memorial Library, 2300 Elmwood Ave., will host the following programs.
For more information, call 585-784-5300 or visit brightonlibrary.org.

Knit clique: noon to 2 p.m. Drop in to knit, crochet or do other needlework in a casual setting. Bring your projects and meet others. Snacks are welcome.

Technology classes: 20 minute, one-on-one sessions with a tech tutor will answer technology questions. Registration required: 585-784-5300.

Otakus Anime Club: 3:30 to 5 p.m. Sept. 13. Anime fans can discuss manga and Japanese culture, and watch anime. Open to sixth through 12th grades. Registration required: 585-784-5300.

Tuesday Travelogue: noon to 1 p.m. Sept. 13. “To Tula and Monte Alban and Back” will be featured. Slides and commentary by James Nofzinger, with a photo tour of the archeological site at Tula, Hildago.

Movie: 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. Sept. 13. ROOM; rated R, will be shown. A suspenseful and emotional exploration of the love between a mother and child.

Mourning and Milestones: 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. Sept. 14. Kathleen Fraser, author of “Mourning and Milestones: Honoring Anniversaries, Birthdays and Special Occasions After a Loved One Dies” is a grief-support group facilitator and widow. For information: mourningandmilestones.com.

Practice SAT: 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Sept. 17. Chariot Learning will host a practice SAT for ninth through 12th grades. Registration required: 585-784-5300.

The Pittsford Community Library, 24 State St., will host the following programs.
For more information, call 585-249-5481 or visit townofpittsford.org/library.

Toddler Time: 9:15 a.m., 10 a.m. and 10:45 a.m. Mondays beginning Sept. 12. Stories, songs and fingerplays make up a 20-minute storytime for children 18 months to 3 years old with a caregiver. No registration required.

Baby Story Time: 9:30 to 10:30 a.m. Tuesdays beginning Sept. 13. Introduce baby to rhymes, songs, fingerplays and board books. For ages 0-18 months with a caregiver. No registration required.

Story Time Stars: 10 a.m. Thursdays and Fridays beginning Sept. 15. Children ages 3-5 will enjoy a half hour of stories, songs and fingerplays. No registration required.

Family Story Time: 6:30 p.m. Sept. 12. A new story time for the whole family. No registration required.

Great Novels Book Group: 7 to 8:30 p.m. Sept. 12, Fletcher Steele room. The group will discuss “The Satanic Verses” by Salman Rusdie. Copies of the book will be available at the checkout/return desk. No registration required.

Murder for Lunch: noon to 1 p.m. Sept. 13, Fletcher Steele room. “The Lost Witness” by Robert Ellis. Copies of the book will be available at the checkout/return desk. No registration required.

Senior Circle Book Group: 2 to 3 p.m. Sept. 13, Fletcher Steele Room. “The 100-Year- Old Man Who Climbed Out the Window and Disappeared” by Jonas Jonasson will be discussed. Copies in regular print, large print and book-on-CD will be available at the checkout/return desk. No registration required.

Teen Community Service: 3:30 to 4:30 p.m. Sept. 13, Teen Place. PCL wants teen volunteers to help in the library. Students will straighten the Teen Place and help with various other library tasks. For students in grades six through 12. Registration required.

The History and Evolution of Names: 7 to 8:30 p.m. Sept. 14, Fisher Meeting room. Steve Clark, genealogist and member of local and national genealogical societies, will talk about the development of our given names and surnames. He will explore where names come from, how they evolve, what they mean and other bits of language lore. Registration required.

Knitting for Charity: 10 to 11:30 a.m. Sept. 15, Fletcher Steele room. This group is dedicated to producing knitted items to benefit local charity organizations. Basic knowledge of knitting is recommended. Please bring knitting needles and yarn. No registration required.

The Reptile Guys: 2 p.m. Sept. 17. Learn about — and get to touch — lizards, snakes and other reptiles. For all ages. No registration required.

Garden Maps: 2 to 3 p.m. Sept. 18, Fisher Meeting room. John Colagrosso, master gardener with Cornell Cooperative Extension, will explain how to label gardens before putting them to bed for the winter. Participants will learn how to use Microsoft Word to create a sketch of your gardens with plant locations, names, descriptions and pictures. Experience using Microsoft Word is needed. Registration required.