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Libraries After Dark Events around MCLS

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. Mark your calendars for these upcoming dates and stay tuned for more details!

Coming Soon

Libraries After Dark: Fringe at the Library

September 21, 9:00 pm – Midnight

Central Library

FREE Classic carnival games & crafts

• Tasty Popcorn Bar
• Storychick Rochester Storybooth
• Vintage Library Photo Booth
• 4K Avant Garde Movies
• Fun-House Faces with Rochester Maker Faire
• Juggling & Hooping workshops
• Open Mic Stage
• Body painting, and more!
• Carnival-themed drinks available at the cash bar.
Must be 21+ with Valid ID to purchase alcohol.

Libraries After Dark: Monsters Ball

Gates Public Library

October 27, 9:00 pm – Midnight

A FREE classic Halloween event, complete with trivia, a Frankenstein-themed escape challenge, special effects makeup, tarot card reading, monster horror movies, a doughnut eating contest, and so much more! This event is for adults ages 21 and up.

The evening will begin at 9:00 pm with trivia starting at 10:00 pm.

These events are part of the Libraries After Dark, a series of themed after-hours social events for adults made possible through the Harold Hacker Fund for the Advancement of Libraries.