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Remarkably Bright Creatures by Shelby Van Pelt

After Tova Sullivan’s husband died, she began working the night shift at the Sowell Bay Aquarium, mopping floors and tidying up. Keeping busy has always helped her cope, which she’s been doing since her eighteen-year-old son, Erik, mysteriously vanished on a boat in Puget Sound over thirty years ago. 

Tova becomes acquainted with…

Summer Reading Bookmark Contest

Summer Reading Bookmark Contest

Submit a design based on the summer reading theme “Oceans of Possibilities™” for a chance to see your art on a bookmark! Entry forms can be downloaded HERE and are also available at the reference desk.…

Sea of Tranquility By Emily St. John Mandel

Edwin St. Andrew is eighteen years old when he crosses the Atlantic by steamship, exiled from polite society following an ill-conceived diatribe at a dinner party. He enters the forest, spellbound by the beauty of the Canadian wilderness, and suddenly hears the notes of a violin echoing in an airship terminal—an experience that shocks him to…

Music Is History by Questlove

In Music Is History, Questlove harnesses his encyclopedic knowledge of popular music and his deep curiosity about history to examine America over the last fifty years. Choosing one essential track from each year, Questlove unpacks each song’s significance, revealing the pivotal role that American music plays around issues of race, gender,…

The Color of Abolition By Linda Hirshman

In the crucial early years of the Abolition movement, the Boston branch of the cause seized upon the star power of the eloquent ex-slave Frederick Douglass to make its case for slaves’ freedom. Journalist William Lloyd Garrison promoted emancipation while Garrison loyalist Maria Weston Chapman, known as “the Contessa,” raised money and managed…

Library Events

Date: Sunday, May 22, 2022
Time: 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Location: Pittsford - Fisher Meeting Room

Follow Quynh Bui, a local Vietnamese creative, as she shares her story of exploring…

Date: Monday, May 23, 2022
Time: 9:30am - 10:00am
Location: Pittsford - Storytale Room

Enjoy a half hour of stories, songs, and fingerplays. Books and songs are selected for…

Date: Monday, May 23, 2022
Time: 3:00pm - 4:00pm
Location: Online

Earn one hour of service credit while helping your library community. Grades 6-12. Registration…

Date: Monday, May 23, 2022
Time: 6:00pm - 8:00pm
Location: Pittsford - Learning Center

Get ready for warmer days with “Weekend in the Hamptons” by Julie Gaddy on…

Date: Monday, May 23, 2022
Time: 7:00pm - 8:30pm
Location: Pittsford - Fisher Meeting Room

We will be discussing American Dialogue: The Founders and Us by Joseph J.…

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