Monroe County libraries are partnering with Rochester Works! to offer free training sessions. These workshops for adults are made possible by a grant from the New York State Education Department. The following workshops will be presented at the Evans Branch:
July 30- Finding Your Ideal Occupation 10:00 a.m. – 11:30 a.m.
August 14- Marketing Plan: The Best Guide to Job Search-10:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.
August 21 – Social Media- 5:30 p.m. -7:30 p.m.
August 25 – Basic Resume Workshop-10:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.
September 15 – Resume Review-5:30 p.m. – 7:30 p.m.
October 20 – Resume Review (repeated)- 5:30 p.m. – 7:30 p.m.
December 29 – Interviewing Beyond Basics - 10:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.
Come decorate paper boxes with our craft guru Anna Jannes! There is a $7 supply fee, cash preferred. Call 336-6060 to register for this program.Wednesday, July 23rd at 7:00 pm
McGraw Branch, 2180 E. Ridge Road, 14622
Here are some of the new titles we’ve ordered:
A story inspired by the U.S. Foreign Service veteran author’s contributions to certifying conflict-free diamonds follows the disgrace of former State Department star Alex Baines, who starts over at a Congo mining facility that is being oppressed by corrupt interests.
Book of Life
Historian and witch Diana Bishop and her vampire scientist husband Matthew Clairmont return from a trip to the past still searching for the elusive alchemy tome Ashmole 782 in the final installment of the trilogy after Discovery of Witches and Shadow of Night.
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Come find out about unusual rollercoasters and the history of these unique machines. Paul Ruben will present a slideshow with pictures of our local rollercoasters and other fun rides!
Wednesday, July 16th at 7:00 pm
Helen McGraw Branch, 2180 East Ridge Road, 14622
Shotgun Lovesongs by Nickloas Butler
Sharing a childhood in small-town Wisconsin before going their separate ways with careers and families, Hank, Leland, Kip and Ronny are reunited during a visit marked by culture clashes, respective pursuits of meaning and a woman who inspires passion in each of them
Gemini by Carol Cassella
Dr. Charlotte Reese works in the intensive care unit of Seattle’s Beacon Hospital, tending to patients with the most life-threatening illnesses and injuries. Her job is to battle death, to monitor erratic heartbeats, worry over low oxygen levels, and defend against infection and demise.
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Recently our foundation asked area business for contributions of gift certificates to raise money for the library. The gift certificates were to be raffled off at the 4th of July festivities at town hall and our BBQ and Blues fundraiser at Camp Eastman on August 22 and 23. The winners of the drawings at the 4th of July raffles have been notified. Come to our BBQ and Blues event to take a shot at even more gift certificates from our wonderful and supportive business community. Thank you to the merchants whose gift certificates were raffled on the 4th of July.
RC Shaheen Paint and Decorating Center
Red Rose Florist and Gift Shop
Aman’s Farm Market
The Reunion Inn
Murph’s Irondequoit Pub
Simply New York
2 Ton Tony’s Pizza
Bay Goodman Pizza
East Ridge Family Diner
Drawbridge Wine and Liquor
Hair By Melissa
Churi’s Coconut Tree Thai Cuisine