Mike Randall to Perform “Charles Dickens Presents: A Christmas Carol”

Mike Randall to Perform “Charles Dickens Presents:  A Christmas Carol”

Article Contributed by James Prendergast Library Local performer Mike Randall will perform his one-man portrayal of Charles Dickens in his performance of “Charles Dickens Presents: A Christmas Carol.” The show will raise funds for the Prendergast Library. Already well-known as a weatherman for Channel 7 and for his puppetry and ventriloquism, Randall is also winning […]

Prendergast Library to Hold 13th Annual Murray L. Bob Memorial Lecture

Prendergast Library to Hold 13th Annual Murray L. Bob Memorial Lecture

Article Contributed by James Prendergast Library Dr. Robin Valeri, professor of psychology at St. Bonaventure University, will deliver the 13th Annual Murray L. Bob Memorial Lecture. Valeri will discuss the issue of hate groups in her presentation at the Prendergast Library on Wednesday November 8 at 6:30 p.m. As a professor of psychology, Dr. Valeri […]

Timothy Frerichs to Present Historical Book Forms at Prendergast Library

Timothy Frerichs to Present Historical Book Forms at Prendergast Library

Article Contributed by James Prendergast Library Timothy Frerichs will be exhibiting artist books at Prendergast Library during September 1-29 as an element of a 2017 Artist in Community Grant. The displayed books all utilize historical bindings ranging from an early single-quire codex to Carolingian and Chinese stab binding. A number of the books contain artistic […]

Mike Randall & Friends to Perform for Prendergast Library Summer Reading Finale

Mike Randall & Friends to Perform for Prendergast Library Summer Reading Finale

Article Contributed by James Prendergast Library Magician & ventriloquist Mike Randall will perform for families and children of all ages at Prendergast Library on August 26 at 1:00pm, for the library’s Summer Reading Finale. The performance is free and open to the public. After the show, library staff will announce the winners of the 2017 […]

STE(A)M Truck to Bring Mobile Makerspaces for Prendergast Library Visit

STE(A)M Truck to Bring Mobile Makerspaces for Prendergast Library Visit

Article Contributed by James Prendergast Library The parking lot of Prendergast Library will come to life this Thursday with a mobile makerspace village that encourages young people to create, invent, brainstorm and learn. In collaboration with Chautauqua Institution, Prendergast Library will host the team from STE(A)M Truck, an award-winning program led by Atlanta-based organization Community […]

Student Loan Repayment Workshop to be Held at Prendergast Library

Student Loan Repayment Workshop to be Held at Prendergast Library

Article Contributed by James Prendergast Library The New York State Department of Financial Services will be holding a free workshop titled “Having Trouble Paying Your Student Loans?” on Monday, June 5, 2017 from 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. in the Prendergast Library’s Fireplace Room. The one-hour workshop will include a presentation, question-and-answer session, as well as […]

2017 Prendergast Run for Literacy Approaching Quickly

2017 Prendergast Run for Literacy Approaching Quickly

Article Contributed by James Prendergast Library The date of Saturday, May 13 is closing in quickly, and James Prendergast Library will be hosting its 11th annual 5K run/walk. Sponsors for the 2017 Prendergast Run for Literacy include Cummins Engine, Wegmans, Jamestown Mattress Company, Rodgers Land Surveying, Univera Healthcare, Cattaraugus County Bank, El Greco Woodworking Inc., […]

Prendergast Library Offering Several Free Computer Classes in April

Prendergast Library Offering Several Free Computer Classes in April

Article Contributed by James Prendergast Library Prendergast Library is offering a variety of free computer and technology classes during the month of April. Each of the courses offered teach valuable skills that can be applied to daily life and most professions. Classes being offered in April include: Basic Excel – April 25th & 27th from […]

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