Sherman Business Owner Presents Library Donation on Behalf of Amish Artist

Bob Rogers, owner of Something Unique in Sherman, presents a donation for Prendergast Library to Bobbie Caswell, head adult services librarian, on behalf of Anna J. Weaver, representing a portion of proceeds from the sale of her pictures, note cards, calendars, and coloring books during a gallery exhibit at the library earlier this year. Rogers […]

Home-Based Business Program Set at Library

JAMESTOWN – A business development specialist for Chautauqua Opportunities for Development, Inc. (CODI) will speak at 7 p.m. Thursday, Nov. 27, at Prendergast Library about help available for individuals who meet eligibility requirements and want to start or expand a home-based business. Presenter Carol Ford will focus on the Cottage Industry Program and touch on […]

Library Exhibit to Celebrate People

JAMESTOWN – A group of local photographers and illustrators will present “People, In All Their Forms” at the James Prendergast Library Art Gallery Oct. 26 through Nov. 23. Exhibitor organizer Andy Palermo invited photographers Jenn Randall, Dan Swackhammer, and Chris Wysard to join him in presenting images accompanied by the illustrations of Jeff Creager, Gary […]

Library Announces Brewing Program

JAMESTOWN – Prendergast Library will host a representative from the Southern Tier Brewing at 5 p.m. Wednesday, Sept. 26, for a program about beers. “This program is intended for craft beer lovers, home brewers, and anyone curious about brewing,” according to Reference Librarian Kevin Fricano. The speaker will give an overview of the brewing process […]

Library Starts Basic Computer Classes

Library Starts Basic Computer Classes

JAMESTOWN – Prendergast Library will offer area residents several opportunities to take an introductory course called Let’s Start with Computers this fall. “This is perfect if you are wondering about the most basic computer questions,” according to Kathy Colver, one of the instructors. The course covers computer terms, shut down procedures, use of a mouse, […]

Sixth Annual Cummins Run For Literacy Announced

JAMESTOWN – Cummins Inc., Jamestown Engine Plant, will sponsor its sixth annual 5K run/walk on Saturday, Sept. 29, to benefit the Prendergast Library Literacy Center. Runners will begin at 9 a.m. with walkers following five minutes later. The event begins and ends at the library at 509 Cherry St., Jamestown. Athletes will run down city […]

Musical Entertainer for Kids to Visit Prendergast Library

JAMESTOWN – Prendergast Library will play host to Glenn Colton of Orchard Park at 6:30 p.m. on Friday, Sept. 7, in its Fireplace Room. The musician will be the featured performer for the finale to the library’s Summer Reading program. Refreshments and activities from 5:30 to 6:30 p.m. will precede his performance. “This event has […]