Makerspace Weekly Schedule

November 18th, 2019|

Makerspace Activities Schedule Daily Focus Activities: .. ... Mon 11/18 Tues 11/19 Wed 11/20 Thurs 11/21 Fri 11/22 Minecraft Club and  free play Fabric [...]

Bargain Booksale 12/5 – 12/7

November 7th, 2019|

Options abound at our expanded booksale! The Prendergast Library will hold its quarterly half-off book sale starting Thursday, December 5th. The event will run through Saturday, December 7. The book sale is open during regular [...]

Book Swap – 12/10 from 4-7pm

November 6th, 2019|

The Literacy Volunteers of Chautauqua County will be hosting a holiday book exchange! Community members are invited to bring their unwanted or already read books to the exchange and switch them out for a book [...]

Now hiring – Library Associate III

November 1st, 2019|

The library is hiring! Library Associate III The James Prendergast Library located in Jamestown, NY seeks an energetic, knowledgeable, community-minded and service-oriented individual to assist with marketing, community relations and grant writing. Applicant must be [...]

Library Funding Crisis

September 9th, 2019|

Your library - Your choice Since 1988 the library received $350,000 in taxpayer support each year. City funding in relation to Cost of Living Adjustments History of City Funding 1975-2019 As of 2019 the City [...]

Library Usage in 2018

September 8th, 2019|

Wondering why the library deserves funding? Take a look at some of our usage statistics from 2018. Our complete Annual Report is available HERE. Why does Jamestown need a library? The library welcomed over 150,000 [...]

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Upcoming Events & Classes

Nov
21
Thu
3:30 pm Makerspace
Makerspace
Nov 21 @ 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[...]
Nov
22
Fri
1:00 pm Adult Coloring Club
Adult Coloring Club
Nov 22 @ 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Join us Fridays as we come together to de-stress and color with adult coloring books and calming music.  
3:30 pm Makerspace
Makerspace
Nov 22 @ 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[...]
Nov
25
Mon
11:00 am Nutrition Class
Nutrition Class
Nov 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 Makerspace
Makerspace
Nov 25 @ 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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