New community partnership with 5&2 Ministry

March 21st, 2019|

The library is excited to be working with 5&2 Ministry, a non-profit organization dedicated to combating childhood hunger in Chautauqua County. 5&2 Ministry will be providing free, nutritious food items for the library to distribute [...]

Now hiring – Library Assistant I

March 6th, 2019|

The library is hiring! See below for the complete job posting: Library Assistant I The James Prendergast Library located in Jamestown, NY seeks an energetic, knowledgeable, service-oriented individual to provide public desk assistance in person [...]

Run for Literacy – May 11 2019

March 5th, 2019|

The library is excited for the 13th annual Run for Literacy! This 5K run and walk helps raise money for the library. Click HERE for race and registration details.  This is the 13th year of the race [...]

Free access to the New York Times

February 15th, 2019|

Prendergast Library provides free digital access to the New York Times on the library’s public computers, and offsite access via our website. In the library: Click HERE to access the New York Times. You will need to [...]

NEW! Access the New York Times
NEW! Access Rosetta Stone
Genealogy Resources
Academic Databases

Upcoming Events & Classes

11:00 am Nutrition Class
Nutrition Class
Mar 25 @ 11:00 am – 12:00 pm
Free nutrition classes are offered by Cornell Cooperative Extension of Chautauqua County.  Participants will learn how to stretch their food[...]
3:30 pm Minecraft Club
Minecraft Club
Mar 25 @ 3:30 pm – 5:00 pm
Join us Mondays as we build and explore! Recommended for ages 8-15.  
6:00 pm Basic Computers
Basic Computers
Mar 25 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Learn the basics of computer use in this FREE class! Walk ins are welcome as space allows – registration is[...]
10:30 am Early Learning Storytime
Early Learning Storytime
Mar 26 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am
Stories, rhymes and songs designed for children ages 3-5 and their caregivers. Siblings and friends welcome! Enjoy open play in[...]
3:30 pm Makerspace
Mar 26 @ 3:30 pm – 5:00 pm
Come explore science, technology, art, and more at the library’s makerspace! Open to all ages, this space encourages kids (and[...]

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