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Library Notes

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Penfield Public Library announced the upcoming programs.

Poetry Book Discussion Group (virtual): 2 to 4 p.m. Nov. 19. This month’s discussion covers “Poetry is a State of Mind.” Registration required.

Registration ends for Practice SAT with Chariot Learning (10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Nov. 21): For grades 9-12. Take an official, full-length test under proctored conditions virtually. Registration required by 2 p.m. Nov. 19.

Take it and Make it Craft: 2 p.m. Nov. 20. For grades 6-12. Pick up a kit with supplies and instructions at the Information Desk. Optional Zoom craft room scheduled for 4 p.m. Nov. 24.

Science Saturday: Nov. 21. For grades K-5. Registration required.

Afterschool Snack Time (Grades 3-5): 4 to 4:30 p.m. Nov. 25 via Zoom. Registration required. 

Teen Creative Writing Club (virtual): 4 to 4:45 p.m. Nov. 25. For grades 7-10. Respond to interesting and thought-provoking prompts, and gain insight into the tools and tricks writers use to create successful stories. All levels welcome. Registration required.

Library closed: Nov. 26. The library will close at 5 p.m. Nov. 25 for Thanksgiving Day.

Ongoing

Become a New York State Junior Naturalist: Booklets from the Department of Environmental Conservation are available for pickup. Explore your neighborhood and area parks, complete the activity journal and bring it to the library to earn a Junior Naturalist patch, while supplies last. 

Smart Beginnings Storytime: Enjoy at-home bonding with your child through stories, songs and rhymes. Classes run through Dec. 4. Registration required. 

Registration required for Baby Storytime (infants and pre-walkers), Wee Walkers (ages 12-23 months), Terrific Twos (ages 24-36 months) and Preschool Storytime (ages 3-5 years). 

Used Book Display: Books on the walls behind the photocopier can be purchased for 50 cents (softcover) and $1 (hardcover) at the circulation desk. 

Call 585-340-8720 or visit penfield.libraryweb.org for information.