Chili Public Library, 3333 Chili Ave., Rochester, will host the following programs.
Explore Legos with the Whole Family: 5:45 to 6:45 p.m. April 5.
Pajama Storytime: 7 p.m. April 5. For all ages. Wear pajamas and bring a stuffed animal friend.
Food Safari for Kids: 1:30 p.m. April 6. For ages 7-11. Registration required.
Food Safari for Teens: 3 p.m. April 6. For ages 12-18. Registration required.
AARP Smart Driver Program: 9:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. Saturdays, April 7-14. Must attend both sessions. Bring valid driver’s license and AARP membership card. Registration required. $20-$25.
Toddler Time: 10 a.m. April 9. For ages 2-3 with an adult. Drop in for stories, songs and a craft.
Tail Waggin’ Tutors: 4 to 5 p.m. April 9. For ages 12 and younger. Come and read to a therapy dog. This is a great opportunity for children who are learning to read and emerging readers.
Monday Minecraft Madness: 6 p.m. April 9. For all ages. Bring in a tablet and Minecraft knowledge. Some computers will be available.
Preschool Storytime: 10 a.m. April 10. For ages 4-5. Enjoy stories, songs and a craft.
Babies and Books: 10:30 a.m. April 10. For ages 24 months and younger with an adult.
Make-a-Story Room Open Hours: 2 to 3 p.m. April 10. For all ages. Test the library’s robots, coding games, 3-D printer and sewing machine.
Friends of the Chili Public Library: 6 p.m. April 10.
Stretch and Breathe Storytime: 10 a.m. April 11. For ages 3-5. Stretch, breathe and read. Mats provided for kids; adults can bring their own.
Make-a-Story Room Open Hours: 6 to 7 p.m. April 11. For all ages. Test the library’s robots, coding games, 3-D printer and sewing machine.
Passport Program: 6 to 8 p.m. April 11. Monroe County Clerk’s Office staff will provide a range of passport services, including expedited applications and passport photos. Call or stop by the library to register. Visit bit.ly/2pIKzzR for information.
Simply Stories: 10 a.m. April 12. For all ages.
Explore Engineering with the Whole Family: 5:45 to 6:45 p.m. April 12.
Upcoming
Jogging Through Cemeteries with Patrick Byrnes: 2 p.m. April 14. Local author Patrick Byrnes will debut his new book, “Jogging Through Cemeteries,” in which he takes the reader on a journey as he jogs through local cemeteries in the Rochester area, while stopping to talk and interview people mourning lost family and friends. “Jogging Through Cemeteries” gives insight as to how people deal, in their own way, with grief. Registration required.
Homebuyer’s Workshop: 7 p.m. April 18. This homebuyer program is for anyone who wants to own a home. Offered by members of the Mortgage Bankers Association. Focus is on the financing aspects of a purchase of a home. Registration required.
Call (585) 889-2200 or visit chililibrary.org for information.
Gates Public Library, 902 Elmgrove Road, Rochester, will host the following programs.
Closed for Staff Training: 9 to 11 a.m. April 5.
Lego Club: 6:30 to 7:30 p.m. April 5. For ages 5-12. Build with Legos. Registration requested.
Sit, Knit and Stitch: 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. April 5. For all ages and experience levels. Bring and work on a project, and enjoy the company of others who enjoy needlecraft like knitting, stitching and crocheting.
First Friday Films: 10 to 11:30 a.m. April 6. For all ages. Enjoy short films and popcorn on the first Fridays of the month.
Technology for Seniors: 12:30 p.m. and 2 p.m. April 6. Librarians are available to help with technology questions. Bring a tablet or laptop, or borrow one from the library. Registration required.
Baby Story Time: 9:30 to 10 a.m. April 9. 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. April 9. For ages 2-5 with a caregiver. Enjoy stories, songs, circle games, snack, fingerplays and toys.
Health Care Navigator: 4:30 to 8 p.m. April 9. Apply for Child Health Plus, Medicaid, the NYS Essential Plan or the Affordable Care Act if there is a life-qualifying event within the past 60 days. Certified application counselors from Coordinated Care Services Inc. can help. Call (585) 613-7662 to make an appointment.
Knee Pains: 7 to 8:30 p.m. April 9. Physical therapist Michael Dix will discuss causes of knee pain, prevention and care of knee injuries. Registration appreciated.
Story Time with Hannah: 10:15 to 11 a.m. April 10. For ages 2-5 with a caregiver. Enjoy stories, songs, circle games, snack, fingerplays and toys.
Junior Friends of the Gates Public Library: 4 to 5 p.m. April 10. For ages 9-16. Junior Friends are a group of volunteers who meet year-round and help the library with book sales, programs and decorations, among other fun things. Meetings held the second Tuesdays of the month.
Teen Craft — Slime Making Workshop: 6:30 to 7:30 p.m. April 10. For ages 9-18. Prepare to get ooey-gooey in this program. Instructions by Debbie Coller, supplies from Friends of Gates Public Library. Registration required.
Baby Sing, Sign and Play: 10:15 to 10:45 a.m. April 11. For ages 6-24 months with a caregiver. Use music, books and other playful activities to help tots and adults learn simple ASL signs for pre-verbal communication.
Pajama Story Time: 6:30 to 7:15 p.m. April 12. A family program for all ages. Enjoy stories, songs, activities and a craft. Pajama wear optional.
Preschool Dance Party: 10 to 10:30 a.m. April 13. For ages 1-5 with a caregiver. Dance up a storm at the Friday party.
Upcoming
Learn to Love Fats!: 10 to 11 a.m. April 14. Learn where society went wrong, why people shouldn’t be scared of fats and how to decipher the good kind from the bad. Registration recommended.
Saturday Baby Story Time: 10:30 to 11 a.m. April 14. For ages 2 and younger with a caregiver. Program includes stories, songs, fingerplays and play time.
Call (585) 247-6446 or visit gateslibrary.org for information.