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2018 Art of the Book Call for Entries
July 16, 2018

Submit your entry for the next Art of the Book

The Central Library of Rochester & Monroe County is currently accepting entries for the 2018 Art of the Book Exhibit. The 2018 Art of the Book Exhibit will be held November 7, 2018- January 9, 2019.

In subsequent years, the exhibit has grown to include entries from all over the world, featuring well-known artists for their exquisite work. We have built a reputation worldwide among book artists, and we are so pleased to see that reputation upheld.

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A Marathon Reading of Narrative of the Life of Frederick Douglass, an American Slave
July 9, 2018

Take part in a marathon reading of Narrative of the Life of Frederick Douglass, an American Slave in celebration of the 200th anniversary of Douglass’ birth. Everyone is welcome! Just stop by for your chance to read aloud from the book or to hear others doing so — no appointment necessary. All youth readers will receive a free copy of the book to take home.



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Libraries After Dark Events around MCLS
June 19, 2018

Join us for a new series of late night programs just for adults, at your local MCLS library. Libraries After Dark is a series of after-hours social events for adults 21 and over featuring access to the library, libations, and exciting activities and themed programs.

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