Library Updates

The library is excited to announce fall 2021 programming. Below is a list of upcoming programs and events.

Masks are recommended while inside the library. We hope to see you there. 

Makerspace: The Makerspace reopens Wednesday, September 1. It will be open Monday-Friday, from 3:30-5:00, with different themes each day of the week. 

Minecraft Mondays: Every Monday from 3:30-4:30, join us in a multiplayer game using Minecraft Creative or Survival modes. 

Genealogy Workshop:  This drop-in workshop will be held on September 15 from 5:30-6:30. These workshops continue on the third Wednesday of each month through the end of the year. 

Computer Classes: The library will provide the following computer classes for the community:

  • Computer Basics, Monday, September 13 at 5:30. Join us to learn the basics of using a computer. 
  • Intro to the Internet, Monday, October 4 at 5:30.
  • Intro to Microsoft Word, Monday, November 8 at 5:30
  • Photos on Your Phone or Tablet, December 6 at 5:30

Storytimes: Storytime returns this fall three days a week. First Years Storyime on Tuesdays at 10:30 is aimed at ages 0-3, and Early Learning Storytime on Wednesdays at 10:30 is ideal for ages 3-6; however, all ages are welcome. These storytimes will continue on the library’s front lawn, weather permitting. Stay tuned for information on special guests.

This year we are offering a new storytime for all ages on Fridays at 6:00 pm followed by fun in the Makerspace till 7:00. 

Creative Fun: Join us for “Coloring Creative,” a coloring club for teens and adults interested in a bit of creative fun, relaxation, and socialization. Held Fridays from 1:00-2:00, basic supplies, such as coloring pages, crayons, pencils, and markers provided. 

Every 2nd and 4th Thursday of the month, we offer “DIY Crafting.” This class is held from 5:00-7:00 and is perfect for teens and adults interested in learning about knitting, spinning, felting, and more. September is all about knitting. Learn how to cast on, read a pattern, and knit a basic dishcloth. Supplies are provided. 


Prendergast Library hours are Monday-Friday, 10:00-7:00 and Saturday 10:00-4:00. For more information or questions, please call the library at 716-484-7135, ext.: 222, or email You can also visit the website at or find us on Facebook @prendergastlibrary.