Join us for a fun storytime full of movement, rhymes, bubbles, parachute games, and more at 10 a.m. and 11 a.m. Feb. 13 at Penn Yan Public Library, 214 Main St., Penn Yan. Best for children ages 3 years and under, with a caregiver, this storytime helps pre-readers develop the skills that will help them succeed in reading and writing later in life. Older siblings are welcome. Both storytimes are the same; please choose the one that best fits your schedule. Penn Yan Public Library, www.pypl.org, 315-536-6114
Pre-School Storytime for children and families to come for stories, crafts, and snacks with all their friends will be held from 10 to 11 a.m. Feb. 13 at Gorham Free Library, 2664 NY-245, Gorham.
Little Bookworms Story Time with stories, activities, and snack will be held from 10:30 to 11:30 a.m. Feb. 13 at Fred & Harriett Taylor Memorial Library, 21 William St., Hammondsport.
Weekly Homeschool Group: Parents, bring students of any age down for librarian planned lessons and fun from 11 a.m. to noon Feb. 13 at Gorham Free Library, 2664 NY-245, Gorham.
Ablood drive will be held from 1 to 6 p.m. Feb. 13 at Keuka College, Keuka Park. Donors must be at least 17 years old, weigh at least 110 pounds and be in good health. For questions or an appointment call i-800-733-2767 or go to redcrossblood.org. Donation time can be shortened by going to redcross.org/RapidPass to complete pre-donation reading and history on the day of the drive. ID is required for all donors: a donor card, photo ID or two other forms of identification.
Sweets for my Valentine
We will be making our own homemade chocolates to share with loved ones at 4 p.m. Feb. 13 at Dundee Library, 32 Water St, Dundee.
A group discussion of Eleanor Oliphant will take place at 4 p.m. Feb. 13 at Gorham Free Library, 2664 NY-245, Gorham. Copies of the book are still available.
American Civics 101
American Civics 101 will be held from 6 to 7:30 p.m. alternating Wednesdays starting Feb. 13 at Penn Yan Public Library, 214 Main St., Penn Yan. Keuka College political science professor Angela Narasmhan leads a course in American government for those who are serious about learning what makes our democracy tick. Using freely-available online resources, participants will complete readings and activities independently, and meet periodically to discuss concepts and ideas with their peers. Register for this opportunity to become a more informed and involved citizen by calling 315-536-6114, or by visiting https://bit.ly/2CEWTqP.