Library Events

Join us for upcoming events, classes and programs at Pittsford Community Library! All events are free and open to the public. Registration required where noted. The Pittsford Community Library is accessible to people with disabilities. To request a sign language interpreter, we require five business days’ advance notice. Please call 248-6275.
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O Pen: Poetry Over Lunch
Wednesday, Mar. 29, 12:00-1:30pm
Discover the joy of reading and discussing poetry. Each meeting the moderator provides contemporary poems to be read aloud and discussed. Fisher Meeting Room. No registration required.
Great Decisions
Wednesday, Mar. 29, 7:00-8:30pm
The topic for this meeting is U.S. Foreign Policy and Petroleum.
Story Time Stars
Thursday, Mar. 30, 10:00am
Enjoy a half hour of stories, songs and fingerplays. 10 a.m. on Thursdays and Fridays. Storytale Room. No registration required.
Story Time Stars
Friday, Mar. 31, 10:00am
Enjoy a half hour of stories, songs and fingerplays. 10 a.m. on Thursdays and Fridays. Storytale Room. No registration required.
In Concert: Women of Note
Sunday, Apr. 2, 2:00-3:00pm
Join us and "Melt the Winter to Spring!” Women of Note will be singing a meteorological medley of tunes that will take you from a Rochester winter to April showers that are sure to bring May flowers. No registration required. Fisher Meeting Room.
Toddler Story Time
Monday, Apr. 3, 9:15am, 10:00am & 10:45am
Offered three times on Mondays: 9:15, 10:00 and 10:45 a.m. Stories, songs, and fingerplays make up this fun 20-minute program for children 18 months to 3 years old (with a caregiver). Drop in. No registration required. Storytale Room.                   
        
Great Novels Book Group
Monday, Apr. 3, 7:00-8:30pm
We will be discussing One Hundred Years of Solitude by Gabriel Garcia Márquez. Copies of the book will be available at the Circulation Desk. No registration required. Fletcher Steele Room.
 
How to Create a PowerPoint Using Family Photos
Monday, Apr. 3, 7:00-8:30pm
or call --585-249-5481.
Learn how to create a PowerPoint from your own digital family photos. Participants are required to bring in 10 photos on a flash drive for this workshop. Presented by Elizabeth Beardslee, Pittsford Library clerk. Limited registration. Learning Center.
 
Baby Play Time
Tuesday, Apr. 4, 9:30-10:45am
Babies love exploring! We will have a variety of tactile toys and sensory activities for your baby to enjoy. For ages 0-18 months. Drop in. No registration required. Fisher Meeting Room.
 
Knitting for Charity
Tuesday, Apr. 4, 10:00-11:30am
This group is dedicated to producing knitted items to benefit local charity organizations. Basic knowledge of knitting is recommended. Please bring knitting needles and yarn. No registration required. Fletcher Steele Room.
 
Knitting for Charity
Tuesday, Apr. 4, 10:00-11:30am
This group is dedicated to producing knitted items to benefit local charity organizations. Basic knowledge of knitting is recommended. Please bring knitting needles and yarn. No registration required. Fletcher Steele Room.
 
TechTrends with TechKnowU: Wearable Technology
Tuesday, Apr. 4, 7:00-8:30pm
or call --585-249-5481.
What is wearable technology and where is this industry heading? On the first Tuesday of the month, Mike Kuhn from TechKnowU will present a program on current technology trends. Registration required. Fisher Meeting Room.
 
O Pen: Poetry Over Lunch
Wednesday, Apr. 5, 12:00-1:30pm
Discover the joy of reading and discussing poetry. Each meeting the moderator provides contemporary poems to be read aloud and discussed. No registration required. Fisher Meeting Room.
 
eBook & eMagazine Help Session
Wednesday, Apr. 5, 1:30-2:30pm
Stop by to learn how to download library eBooks. Bring your device and account login information. No registration required. Fletcher Steele Room.
 
Ukrainian Easter Egg Decoration Workshop
Wednesday, Apr. 5, 6:30-8:30pm
Come and learn the ancient and beautiful art form of Dryapanki. Pysanky artist Linda Bowers will teach you the scratch technique of Ukrainian Easter egg decoration. All materials provided. Limited registration. Fisher Meeting Room.
 
Story Time Stars
Thursday, Apr. 6, 10:00am
Enjoy a half hour of stories, songs and fingerplays. 10 a.m. on Thursdays and Fridays. For ages 3-5. No registration required. Storytale Room.                   
Art Talk
Thursday, Apr. 6, 7:00-8:30pm
Join Douglas Coffey, painter and RIT fine arts professor emeritus, in a roundtable discussion. No registration required. Fisher Meeting Room.
 
Story Time Stars
Friday, Apr. 7, 10:00am
Enjoy a half hour of stories, songs and fingerplays. 10 a.m. on Thursdays and Fridays. For ages 3-5. No registration required. Storytale Room.                   
Tina Turner Knits: Toddler Sweaters
Saturday, Apr. 8, 10:15am-12:15pm
or call --585-249-5481.
This month master knitting teacher Tina Turner will guide you in creating a toddler sweater. Free patterns can be downloaded from Ravelry.com. Please choose from: Peanut Warmer by Taiga Hilliard Designs (beginner), Olive Your Baby by Taiga Hilliard Designs (intermediate), or Bethany by Ber-roco Design Team (advanced). Please bring your own needles and yarn according to pattern instructions. Registration required. This is the first part of a three-part series. You can register for all three classes here. Fletcher Steele Room.
 
Pressed Flower Bookmark Workshop
Sunday, Apr. 9, 2:00-3:30pm
Pressed flower artist Betty Green of B’s Garden Treasures will demonstrate how flowers and other botanicals can be used to create art. Participants will create a bookmark using real flowers and leaves to celebrate National Library Week. Limited registration. ?Fisher Meeting Room.
 
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