Limited Services Will Be Available This Sunday (10/22/17)

October 16th, 2017 by IPL Webmaster in Adults, Kids, Teens · No Comments ·

Due to a network upgrade at the Central Library, we’ll only be able to offer limited services on Sunday, October 22.

The Library Catalog will not be available, and patrons will be limited to five items for checkout. Patrons who want to check out items must have their Library Card. We will also not be able to return items, renew items, or settle fines until the network is back online.

Internet PCs, Wi-Fi, and Meeting Rooms will be available.

We apologize for any inconvenience.

Program Alert: A Visit with Susan B. Anthony (10/21/17)

October 18th, 2017 by Miss Amy - Children's Librarian in Adults, Kids, Programs, Teens · No Comments ·

Learn about suffragist and civil rights activist Susan B. Anthony in this upcoming program! Registration is required, so please give us a call at 336-6060 to sign up, or register online now!

Failure Is Impossible: A Visit with Susan B. Anthony
Saturday, October 21, at 1:00 PM

Come meet with suffragist and civil rights activist Susan B. Anthony! Learn about social conditions in 1880 and Miss Anthony’s participation in the fight for women’s rights, abolition, and temperance.

Come See the Town of Irondequoit’s Pumpkin Decorating Contest from 10/13 – 10/28

October 12th, 2017 by IPL Webmaster in Adults, Kids, Teens · No Comments ·

Come to the Children’s Room at the Irondequoit Library from October 13th through the 28th to see decorated pumpkins made by your local town and library departments. Vote for your favorite pumpkin and enter for a chance to win one!

Voting will also take place between October 13th and October 28th, and the votes will be counted on October 29th. The pumpkin that receives the most votes will get a blue ribbon, the second highest will receive a gold ribbon, and the third highest will receive a red ribbon.

We will also choose winners on the 29th who will be able to come in and select one of their favorite pumpkins to take home.

Don’t miss it! Help us out by coming in to vote for your favorite one!

Iron Library Radio for October 2017: Foo Fighters, Toby Keith, Tori Amos, and More

October 10th, 2017 by John - Movies and Music in Adults, New on the Shelves · No Comments ·

Iron Library Radio, a monthly playlist of songs from the Irondequoit Library’s most recent music purchases, is back with some new music. You’ll find music from Foo Fighters, Toby Keith, Tori Amos, and others in this month’s playlist. Listen to all the songs below (a Spotify account is required) or at

Give us a call at 336-6060 or use the online catalog by clicking the links below to place a hold on any of these albums.

Irondequoit Library Will Be Closed for Columbus Day This Monday (10/9/17)

October 6th, 2017 by IPL Webmaster in Adults, Kids, Teens · No Comments ·

In observance of Columbus Day, the Irondequoit Public Library will be closed on Monday, October 9. Regular hours will resume on Tuesday, October 10.

Program Alert: Attend “Let’s Get Organized” on 10/6/17 to Learn Some Organizational Skills

October 4th, 2017 by Amy - Library Events and Non-Fiction in Adults, Programs · No Comments ·

MVP Healthcare will visit the Irondequoit Library this Friday, October 6, to talk about improving your organization skills in “Let’s Get Organized.” Registration is required, so please give us a call at 336-6060 to sign up or register online now.

Let’s Get Organized
Friday, October 6, at 3:00 PM

An organized and comfortable home can have a calming effect on you, your family, and guests, as well as be your personal escape from the rest of the world. This program provides a simple and fun approach to adding organization to your life, including your health care. Learn how a little investment of time can improve your quality of life, decrease your stress, and give you more time to do the things that you really enjoy. You will receive tips that you can use to get organized at home or in the office.