LIBRARY NOTES: Brighton and Mendon

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Brighton Memorial Library announced the upcoming programs. 

“The Real Housewives of Elizabethan England”: 2 to 3:30 p.m. Aug. 19. For adults. This talk by Catherine Loomis will highlight historical figures from early modern England, whose adventures in and outside of marriage might change your perceptions of the past. Call or email deena.viviani@libraryweb.org to register. 

Writing Workshop: 6 to 8 p.m. Aug. 24 and 26. For adults. Writers will focus on the threshold time between summer and autumn. All levels of experience are welcome. Call or email deena.viviani@libraryweb.org to register. 

Ongoing 

Meet the iPad: through Oct. 19 via YouTube. Learn the basics of the iPad with technology instructor Daniel Jones. 

Read to Lily: 4 p.m. on Thursdays via Google Meet. Lily, a beagle mix therapy dog, is ready to listen to stories. Call or email caitlyn.stahovic@libraryweb.org to register.   

Talewise: Unicorns, Break the Cage: through Aug. 31. Go on a wild adventure about two kids who visit the city zoo and discover all sorts of incredible animals, including a horse who knows in its heart that it’s truly a unicorn.   

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.  

TV Today: through Nov. 19 via YouTube. Learn about the digital and streaming options for watching some of your favorite old — and some popular new — TV shows with technology instructor Daniel Jones. 

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 brightonlibrary.org for information. 

Mendon Public Library announced the following programs.   

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 mendonlibrary.org for information.