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2022 Community Block Party

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Celebrate Community!

May 21, 2022

11AM - 3PM

The Library’s first-ever Community Block Party will take place on Saturday, May 21st!

Celebrate with us and dozens of other local nonprofit organizations with games, storytimes, crafting, plant swap, music, and a food truck at this all-ages event. Learn about local events and resources by visiting organizations’ tables as we celebrate the wonderful community we have here in Jamestown, NY. 

During the block party, we will also have our 2nd Annual Jim Roselle Community Scavenger Hunt! Register online today or in-person on May 21st to participate. Find out more below!

509 Cherry St. Jamestown, NY 14701  |  (716) 484-7135  |  info@prendergastlibrary.org

Schedule of Events


Community Organization Tables

Scavenger Hunt

Crafting Under the Purple Tent

Plant Swap

11:30-12:00  Storytime

12:15-1:15  Drumming with Infinity

1:30-2:00  Storytime


We have partnered with over 30 local organizations for our Block Party. Each of these organizations will have an informational table at this event. Learn about their summer programs and the services they offer to our community.

Click to see participating organizations.


Your donation supports library programs, services, and the purchase of new materials. You can support the library through a donation online or in person, by purchasing a t-shirt, or participating in the scavenger hunt.

Click to donate online.


Jim Roselle Community Scavenger Hunt

Join us for our second annual scavenger hunt! This year's theme is Historic Jamestown. Register ahead online or in person on May 21st.

T-Shirt Fundraiser

Show your love of libraries with a t-shirt designed by local artist Ashley Ordines!


Sign up to volunteer at the block party or future library events.

Thank you to our sponsors!