Pop/Rock, Workshops, Lectures, Meetings

Fairport Public Library August Programs

When: Thu., Aug. 1, Mon., Aug. 5, Wed., Aug. 7, Thu., Aug. 8, Mon., Aug. 12, Wed., Aug. 14, Mon., Aug. 19, Tue., Aug. 20, Thu., Aug. 22, Mon., Aug. 26, Tue., Aug. 27 and Wed., Aug. 28 2019

Gazebo Concert Series: Hip Replacement
Thursday, August 1 at 7:00 PM-8:00 PM
Hip Replacement performs songs from the 50's-80's in a way that never gets old. The Gazebo Concert series is co-sponsored by the Fairport Public Library and the Perinton Recreation and Parks Department. Seating is limited and we encourage you to bring your own lawn chair. In the event of rain, the concert will be cancelled.

Digital Help
Mondays at 3:00 PM-6:00 PM
Wednesdays at 6:00 PM-9:00 PM
Thursdays at 12:00 PM-2:00 PM and 6:00 PM-9:00 PM
Navigators from the Literacy Volunteers of Rochester provide free on-site, drop-in service to participants who require assistance with technology. Navigators assist participants with a range of needs from learning a new computer skill to completing an important computer related task such as creating a resume or cover letter, completing a job application or filling out online forms. No registration. First come first serve.

Negotiating Your Job Offer
Monday August 5 at 6:00 PM-7:30 PM
Determine what you can and cannot negotiate in a job offer and what elements are important to you. Presenter: Annie Walker, RochesterWorks! Registration required. To register, call the library at (585) 223-9091 or visit us online at www.fairportlibrary.org

Networking for the Shy and Reluctant
Wednesday, August 7 at 10:00 AM-12:00 PM
This workshop addresses the need to develop supportive networking relationships through networking done right. Participants will have a process for building relationships and materials that lead to referrals and introductions. Presenter: Dr. Rita Carey. Registration required. To register, call the library at (585) 223-9091 or visit us online at www.fairportlibrary.org

Gazebo Concert Series: Fairport Fire Department Band
Thursday, August 8 at 7:00 PM-8:00 PM
An energized evening of upbeat band music. Concert takes place at the Gazebo in Vincent G. Kennelley park next to the library. The Gazebo Concert Series is co-sponsored by the Fairport Public Library and the Perinton Recreation & Parks Department. Seating is limited, audience members are encouraged to bring their own lawn chair. In the event of rain, the concert will be cancelled.

Ins and Outs of Perinton Ambulance
Wednesday, August 14 at 7:00 PM-8:00 PM
Come and learn the ins and outs of Perinton Ambulance. History, basic costs, co pays . Presented by Beth Sardone of Perinton Ambulance. Registration required. To register, call the library at (585) 223-9091 or visit us online at www.fairportlibrary.org

Catchy Cover Letters
Monday, August 19 at 6:00 PM-7:30 PM
Learn how to write an effective cover letter that will be the finishing touch to attach to your resume. This workshop will outline different styles of letters and will involve practice of writing cover letters. Presenter: Annie Walker, RochesterWorks! Registration required. To register, call the library at (585) 223-9091 or visit us online at www.fairportlibrary.org

Library Board Meeting
Tuesday, August 20 at 6:30-9:00 PM
Monthly meeting of Library Board of Trustees--open to the public.

Does Your Job Search Need a Tune Up?
Thursday, August 22 at 10:00 AM-12:00 PM
Are you getting tired and discouraged with your job search? Energy low? Maybe it's time for a tune up... Remove the "road sludge" that saps time and energy; eliminate the roadblocks and accelerate your search. Presenter. Dr. Rita Carey. Registration required. To register, call the library at (585) 223-9091 or visit us online at www.fairportlibrary.org

Travelogue: Utah Tuesday, August 27 at 1:00 PM-2:00 PM
Take a vicarious road trip with Claire Talbot through a few Utah National Parks, including Bryce Canyon and Zion National Park, as well as hear about some other great spots to enjoy in Northern Arizona and in Grand Staircase Escalante National Monument. Presented by Claire Talbot from Greece Public Library. No registration.

Basic Sign Language for Adults
Wednesday, August 28 at 6:30 PM-8:30 PM
This workshop will introduce participants to visual communication and basic sign language. Participants will learn a variety of things including: basic tips in communicating with the Deaf, simple signs, strategies to remember signs and Deaf culture information. This workshop includes group instructions, demonstrations and activities. Presented by Miranda Stefano. Registration required. To register, call the library at (585) 223-9091 or visit us online at www.fairportlibrary.org