LIBRARY NOTES: What's up in Brighton, Mendon libraries

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Brighton Memorial Library announced the upcoming programs. 

Virtual Bilingual Chinese-English Storytime: 10 a.m. May 23 via Facebook.For all ages.  

Teen Book Discussion: 6:30 to 7:30 p.m. May 25 via Zoom. For grades 6-12. This month’s selection is “Light It Up” by Kekla Magoon. Registration required.  

“Top 10 Tips for a Happy Dog”: 2 to 3 p.m. May 27 via Zoom. For adults. Alex and Rebecca from Young Lion Training and Behavior will discuss concrete actions dog owners can take to brighten their dog’s day and help them live a more fulfilling life. Q&A included. Registration required. 


Curbside Crafts and Activities: New activities for kids and families will be available on Fridays at the curbside pickup table while supplies last.  

Peer Tutoring Program: For ages 1-12. Rochester Peer Tutoring is taking applications for students and tutors for a new volunteer program. Visit for information.  

Read to Lily: 3 p.m. on Wednesdays and 4 p.m. on Thursdays via Google Meet. Lily, a beagle mix therapy dog, is ready to listen to stories. Call to register.  

Sunshine & Stories: 10 a.m. on Mondays and Thursdays via Facebook. For all ages with a caregiver. Join Miss Elissa by the playground for a socially distant story time, weather-permitting (check Facebook after 9:30 a.m. for status). Masks required for ages 3 and older. Bring a blanket for outdoor seating. 

Take-and-Make Projects: For grades 4-12 and adults. Pick up this month’s supplies and instructions at the Curbside Pickup Table or Teen Center.  

Talking is Teaching Bundles: For parents and caregivers with children ages 4 and younger. Sign up for monthly bundles that include calendars of activity ideas and learning tips, sheets of songs and rhymes, extension activities, books based on the theme and music CDs. 

Virtual Storytime Live with Miss Devin: 11 a.m. on Wednesdays via Facebook. Video will be available for 24 hours.  

Virtual Bedtime Stories with Miss Devin: 7 p.m. on Thursdays via Facebook. Video will be available for 24 hours. 

Call 585-784-5300 or visit for information.

Mendon Public Library announced the following program.   

Story Time: 10 a.m. on Tuesdays, Harry Allen Park, 23 N. Main St., Honeoye Falls. For preschoolers and their caretakers. Stop by the Village Gazebo for stories, songs and a craft. Masks required.  

The Friends of the Mendon Public Library are offering handmade book-themed face masks for adults ($8) and children ($7). Three masks of any size cost $20. Cash and checks are accepted.  

Visit for information.