June 30, 2015


Hail the Hero Series Starts July 1

Prendergast Library will kick off a series of programs called “Hail the Hero” at 2 p.m. Wednesday, July 1, with 2 EMTs and an ALSTAR ambulance as the first guests. The library has created this series to highlight hometown heroes past and present with a program every Wednesday through Aug. 12, in keeping with this […]


Library Presents Terry Carlson Photographs

The Prendergast Library Art Gallery is presenting an exhibit by Terry Carlson called “Photography: A 30-Year Retrospect” through July 31. The solo show includes more than 60 images, including many travel pictures. “I love to travel, especially in the Southwest,” Ms. Carlson said. “A lot of my photography work reflects this. My son Erik usually […]


Library Sets July Computer Classes

Prendergast Library will offer new classes about GPS devices and ancestry search in addition to computer classes on seven other topics and individual help with resumes and technology during July. Classes include: Introduction to Computers from 9:30 to 11 a.m. on Mondays and Wednesdays July 6, 8, 13 and 15. Designed for new computer users […]


Rotary Supports Summer Reading Program

Gary Padak, president-elect of the Rotary Club of Jamestown, presents a check to Tina Scott, director of Prendergast Library at 509 Cherry St., Jamestown, to support the library’s Summer Reading Program. Rotarians are providing programming, prizes and supplies for crafts and other family activities for the program, through a partnership to meet literacy needs in […]


Check Out our Summer Reading Programs!

James Prendergast Library 2015 Summer Reading Schedule June 20th – August 15th Mondays Tuesdays Wednesdays Thursdays Fridays Saturdays Puzzle Pals 10 am ~ Family Activity 4 pm Early Learning Storytime (3-5) 10 am ~ Game Club 4 pm First Years Storytime (0-3) 10 am ~ Hail the Hero 2 pm Family Storytime (all ages) 10 […]

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Library Seeks Trustee Applications

The James Prendergast Library Board is seeking applications from community members who would like to be considered as potential trustees. Interested individuals must reside in the greater Jamestown area, possess an active library card and have an interest in the library and its future. They cannot be current or former employees or relatives of current […]