November 27, 2014


Larson to Exhibit Watercolors at Prendergast Library

The watercolors of William K. Larson will be on display at the James Prendergast Library Dec. 5 through Jan. 2. An opening reception is scheduled from 6:30 to 8 p.m. Friday, Dec. 5. Larson has had a longtime interest in art. As early as his preteens he had a desire to become an artist, but […]


Holiday Book Sale

Prendergast Library will hold a holiday book sale Thursday through Saturday Dec. 4 to 6 during regular library hours. Materials will be half price for bargain-hunting shoppers. Hours are 9 a.m. to 8:30 p.m. Thursday and Friday and 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. on Saturday.


Construction Update

The construction project has moved to the front of the library, where work is being done to create a family restroom accessible from the Children’s Room, and to convert the former ladies’ room above the entryway to a multipurpose area for use by library patrons.


Library Schedules December Computer Classes

Prendergast Library will offer three opportunities to take a technology class before the end of the year with Introduction to Computers; Introduction to Microsoft Office 2010 – Excel and Word; and 3D Printing. Introduction to Computers will meet for two sessions from 9:30 a.m. to noon on Tuesday and Thursday Dec. 9 and 11. This […]

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Holiday Gift Certificates New at Library

Prendergast Library is now selling $5 and $10 gift certificates for its book sale, including some that are decorated for the holidays. Customers may use cash, checks or credit cards to buy certificates in $5 or $10 amounts. Holiday and non-holiday designs are available. Certificates are good for one year from the purchase date and […]

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Library Seeks Trustee Applications

The James Prendergast Library Board is seeking applications from community members who would like to be considered as potential trustees. Interested individuals must reside in the greater Jamestown area, possess an active library card and have an interest in the library and its future. They cannot be current or former employees or relatives of current […]