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Wednesday: 11 am – 5 pm
Thursday: 3 pm – 8 pm
Friday: 11 am – 5 pm
Saturday: 11 am – 5 pm
Sunday – Tuesday: Closed
January 1; Martin Luther King, Jr. Day; Memorial Day; Juneteenth; Independence Day; September 4 – 9, 2023; Indigenous Peoples Day; Thanksgiving Weekend, and December 25.
In case of weather emergencies, closings are posted on 13wham.
Protocols For Visiting
Masking is optional and strongly encouraged if you are feeling unwell. Masks are available on site. Please follow CDC recommendations and wash your hands frequently. Hand sanitizer is available at all entrances and in bathrooms.
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Our 740 University Avenue building is equipped with a lift and elevators to provide full wheelchair accessibility.
Accessible parking is available in our lot at the rear of the building.
To request accommodation, email us at firstname.lastname@example.org at least 10 days prior to the program or event you plan to attend.
An accessible parking lot is located behind our building, facing Atlantic Avenue. You may enter the lot either via Atlantic Avenue or via the driveway off 740 University Avenue (next to the big pencil).
Additional parking spots are available along the driveway.
Writers & Books is located in Rochester’s Neighborhood of the Arts (NOTA), home to many notable arts and cultural organizations and businesses— Scents by Design, The George Eastman Museum, Memorial Art Gallery, Anderson Alley, and Visual Studies Workshop, to name a few. NOTA also boasts a number of popular restaurants, including Edibles, The Gate House, Nox Lounge, and more.