Chili Public Library, 3333 Chili Ave., Rochester, will host the following programs.
Explore Technology with the Whole Family: 5:45 to 6:45 p.m. May 24.
Library closed: May 26-28 in observance of Memorial Day. Library will reopen at 9 a.m. May 29.
Library closed: Saturdays and Sundays, May 26-Sept. 2. Training: 10 a.m. May 30. Learn how to research family trees using Registration required.
Exploring is a Mystery with the Whole Family: 5:45 to 6:45 p.m. May 31.
American Girl Club: 4 p.m. June 4. For ages 5-12.
Chess Club: 6 p.m. June 4. For ages 18 and younger.
Registration opens for Photo Coasters (6:30 p.m. June 19): For adults. Make photo coasters to take home. Bring four or more photos. Registration opens June 4.
Registration opens for “Three Blonde Singers” with Geoff Clough and Cyndi Kingsley (7 p.m. June 20): For adults. Enjoy a musical history of the lives of Patty Page, Peggy Lee and Doris Day. Each has a unique journey of how they arrived to great success as singers in the 1950s. Registration opens June 4.
Wizarding World: 4:30 p.m. June 5. For ages 7-11. Enjoy “Harry Potter”-themed activities, crafts and snacks. Registration required.
Call (585) 889-2200 or visit for information.
Gates Public Library, 902 Elmgrove Road, Rochester, will host the following programs.
STEM Storytime: 6:30 to 7:30 p.m. May 24. For ages 4-8. Join the children’s librarian for stories and a STEM activity. This month’s theme is catapults. Registration recommended.
Closed for Memorial Day: May 28.
Story Time with Hannah: 10:15 to 11 a.m. May 29. For ages 2-5 with a caregiver. Enjoy stories, songs, circle games, snack, fingerplays and toys.
Tween Craft — Color a Paddle Ball Game: 6:30 to 7:30 p.m. May 29. For ages 8-13. Give a paddle ball game a splash of color with permanent markers. Registration recommended.
Time for Tots: 10:15 to 11:15 a.m. May 30. For ages 1-5 with a caregiver. Enjoy 40 minutes of free play with toys followed by 20 minutes of story time.
#ReadWomen Book Club: 6:30 to 7:30 p.m. May 31. Club will read female authors exclusively. Bring two suggestions; attendees will vote on books to read. Refreshments provided. Registration appreciated.
Kindness Buckets: 6:30 to 7:30 p.m. May 31. For ages 4-8. Join the children’s librarian in learning about invisible buckets that can be filled with kind words and actions. Enjoy stories, songs and a game. Registration requested.
First Friday Films: 10 to 11:30 a.m. June 1. For all ages. Watch short films and eat popcorn on the first Fridays of the month.
Saturday Baby Story Time: 10:30 to 11 a.m. June 2. For ages 2 and younger with a caregiver. Program includes stories, songs, fingerplays and play time.
Call (585) 247-6446 or visit for information.