This Year’s Discount Hold Cards Are Now Available Until December 31, 2017!

November 15th, 2017 by IPL Webmaster in Adults · No Comments ·

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It’s the start of the holiday season… so the Irondequoit Library’s Discount Hold Cards are back! Stop in anytime and pick up a Discount Hold Card from the 1st Floor Circulation Desk for just $6.00!

Each Card gives you 40% off the current Hold Fee and can be redeemed for 20 Holds. But don’t forget, Discount Hold Cards can only be used at the Irondequoit Library.

The Irondequoit Library’s Discount Hold Cards will be available to purchase until December 31, so feel free to stock up for 2018!

Heads Up! We’re Changing the Book Discussion Titles for December 2017

November 12th, 2017 by Amy - Library Events and Non-Fiction in Adults, Programs · No Comments ·

Were you planning to attend one of our Book Discussions Groups next month? If so, we just wanted to let you know that the titles for December 2017 have been changed:

The Historical Fiction Book Discussion Group will be reading The Nightingale by Kristin Hannah.

The meeting dates (Tuesday, December 5, and Thursday, December 15) will remain the same.

The Contemporary Book Discussion Group will be reading The Boys in the Boat by Daniel James Brown.

The meeting dates (Tuesday, December 12, and Thursday, December 15) will remain the same.

The Irondequoit Library Will Be Closed on Friday, November 10, 2017

November 8th, 2017 by IPL Webmaster in Adults, Kids, Teens · No Comments ·

The Irondequoit Public Library will be closed on Friday, November 10 for Veterans Day. Regular hours will resume on Saturday, November 11 at 10:00 AM.

If you’d like to help us honor our veterans, a special Veterans Day Observance, sponsored by American Legion Post #134, will be held on the Town Hall Campus at 10:45 AM on Saturday. Refreshments will be available following the ceremony

It’s Election Day! (11/7/17)

November 7th, 2017 by IPL Webmaster in Adults · No Comments ·

ivotedIt’s Election Day, so don’t forget to vote!

The Monroe County Board of Elections has set up a website so you can check to make sure you’re registered, view your ballot, and find your polling place. It’s available at…

MonroeCounty.gov/etc/voter

Program Alert: Unearth “Ghostly Tales of Famous New York Haunted Places” at the Library Tomorrow (11/3/17)

November 2nd, 2017 by Amy - Library Events and Non-Fiction in Adults, Programs · No Comments ·

Learn about the haunted history of New York during our upcoming program, “New York Spirits: Ghostly Tales of Famous New York Haunted Places.” No registration is necessary, so be sure to join us tomorrow, November 3, at 4:00 PM!

New York Spirits: Ghostly Tales of Famous New York Haunted Places
Friday, November 3, at 4:00 PM

Hear tales of spirits who supposedly haunt Shea’s Performing Arts Center in Buffalo, Fort William Henry Museum, the Utica Lunatic Asylum, the Red Coach Inn of Niagara Falls, and other places. Learn about tales of the Fox Sisters, who were at the forefront of spirit communication, the truth about the Amityville Horror House, and many more. Cris Johnson will bring a collection of ghostly and unusual artifacts and will try to initiate contact with spirits. Guests will see strange artifacts, learn about spiritualist powers, and hear stories of maddeningly scary events.

New Teen and Tween Books: October 2017

October 31st, 2017 by Craig - Teen Librarian in New on the Shelves, Teens · No Comments ·

Calling all teen and tween readers! A big batch of new books are now available to check out in the Teen Library including Before the Devil Breaks You (The Diviners #3) by Libba Bray, It Devours! (Welcome to Night Vale #2) by Joseph Fink, Turtles All the Way Down by John Green, and many more.

Click the “Read More” link to check out the full list and feel free to call us anytime at 336-6060 or click the links below to get on the hold list for any (or all) of these titles… [Read more →]