Library to Offer QuickBooks and Tech Help

Library to Offer QuickBooks and Tech Help

Article Contributed by James Prendergast Library Prendergast Library, located at 509 Cherry St. in Jamestown, will offer a two session class on QuickBooks Tuesday, January 24th and Thursday, January 26th from 10:30AM – 1:30PM. The class is funded by the New York State Library’s Adult Literacy Library Services grant program. These classes, which are free […]

Bargain Book Sale Set at Library

Bargain Book Sale Set at Library

Article Contributed by James Prendergast Library Prendergast Library will hold its last quarterly bargain book sale of the year Thursday through Saturday Dec. 1-3. Shopping hours are 10 a.m. to 8:30 p.m. Thursday, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Friday and 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. on Saturday. Books will be half price with adult hardcovers […]

Zonta Club Supports New Library Materials

Zonta Club Supports New Library Materials

Article Contributed by James Prendergast Library Ann Powers and Margie Fuchs, members of Zonta Club of Jamestown, at left and right, present a check to Tina Scott, executive director of Prendergast Library, to purchase new books about women’s issues for the circulating collection. Zonta Club collaborates with the library as part of its mission of […]

‘Dining to Donate’ at Applebee’s

‘Dining to Donate’ at Applebee’s

Article Contributed by James Prendergast Library A Dining to Donate fundraiser to benefit Prendergast Library will be held from 11 a.m. to close Tuesday, Nov. 8, at Applebee’s, 340 E. Fairmount Ave., Lakewood. “This is a great opportunity to eat out on Election Day and help the library at the same time,” according to Library […]

Library System Provides New Job Books

Library System Provides New Job Books

Article Contributed by James Prendergast Library Lucia Teresi, reference librarian at Prendergast Library, shows Tom Vitale, outreach coordinator for the Chautauqua-Cattaraugus Library System, new books about career and computer skills, including test preparation, job searches and applications. The library obtained the new materials through an outreach mini-grant from the library system. For information, call 484-7135.

Bob Lecture Speaker Named

Bob Lecture Speaker Named

Article Contributed by James Prendergast Library Dr. Jerome Slater, an emeritus professor of political science at the State University at Buffalo, will deliver the 12th Murray L. Bob Memorial Lecture at 7 p.m. Thursday, Nov. 3, at Prendergast Library. He will focus on the role the United States should play in today’s world in a […]

Hispanic Heritage Crafts

Hispanic Heritage Crafts

Article Contributed by James Prendergast Library Jennifer Abarca, a social work intern from Fredonia, works on one of the crafts to be taught at 3:30 p.m. Friday, Oct. 7 at Prendergast Library, 509 Cherry St., Jamestown. Those attending will learn to make papel picado, Mexican folk art, Chilean rain sticks and a Puerto Rican guiro […]