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The Irondequoit Library Will be Closed this 4th of July Weekend (7/2/16 – 7/4/16)

June 28th, 2016 by IPL Webmaster in Adults, Kids, Teens · No Comments ·

4thofjulyfireworksIn observance of the 4th of July holiday, the Irondequoit Library will be closed all this weekend: Saturday, July 2nd through Monday, July 4th. Regular hours will resume on Tuesday, July 5th.

But if you’re looking for something to do, the Town of Irondequoit is hosting their annual Fourth of July Festival this weekend.

The fun starts on Sunday with the Street Dance, which will begin at 7:00 PM in front of the Town Hall. And on Monday, Irondequoit residents will be able to enjoy the Annual 10K and 2 Mile Fun Run (7:45 AM at Christ the King), the Parade (11:00 AM on Titus Ave between Irondequoit High School and Town Hall), and finally, the Fireworks at dusk (around 9:30 PM).

A full schedule of events for the Fourth of July Festival is available on the Town of Irondequoit’s website.

Help Us Shape the Library’s Future by Taking the Long Range Plan Survey

June 27th, 2016 by IPL Webmaster in Adults, Kids, Teens · No Comments ·

The Irondequoit Library Board is in the process of updating its Long Range Plan. The community’s input and feedback are needed to inform the direction and recommendations of this plan.

Please take a minute to provide your input using the link below:

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Program Alert: Computer and Internet Safety (6/28/16)

June 27th, 2016 by Amy - Library Events and Non-Fiction in Adults, Programs · No Comments ·

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Join us Tuesday afternoon at 3:00 PM as Joel Elias, Coordinator of the JCC’s TechAge Adult Computer Learning Center, teaches how to use the Internet and email safely and confidently. There’s no registration, so come on down, and we hope to see you tomorrow.

Computer and Internet Safety
Tuesday, June 28, at 3:00 PM
Viruses, worms, spyware, phishing, scams: the internet can be a dangerous place. Joel Elias, Coordinator of the JCC’s TechAge Adult Computer Learning Center, will help you learn to use the Internet and your email safely and confidently.

New DVDs and Blu-rays: June 2016

June 27th, 2016 by John - Movies and Music in Adults, New on the Shelves · No Comments ·

Have you had time to browse all the new DVDs and Blu-rays we have on our shelves including 13 Hours: The Secret Soldiers of Benghazi, Dirty Grandpa, Ride Along 2, and 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 →]

2016 Summer Reading Kick-Off is This Thursday, June 23

June 20th, 2016 by IPL Webmaster in Adults, Kids, Teens · No Comments ·

Summer Reading Kick-Off
Thursday, June 23 (4:30 PM – 7:30 PM)

Start your Summer in style at our Summer Reading party. Register for the Summer Reading Club, run through the giant inflatable obstacle course, eat cotton candy, and have fun with other activities for kids. And don’t forget about the Farmer’s Market at the Town Hall.

If you can’t make it, registration for the Summer Reading Club officially begins on Friday, June 24.

2016 Summer Reading Club For Adults Begins on June 24

June 18th, 2016 by Amy - Library Events and Non-Fiction in Adults, Programs · No Comments ·

exercistyourmindSummer Reading Club For Adults: June 24 – August 5
Explore the New Irondequoit Library and read books this Summer to win great prizes!

THE RULES!
Fill in the Bingo board with the activities you complete and the titles you read. Patrons over 18 are eligible to participate. Select books that you have not read before. A book cannot be counted in more than one category. Drop off your completed board at the library or post a photo via Instagram, Facebook, or Twitter using the hashtag #IronSummerReading by Friday, August 5 at 6:00 PM.

WHAT CAN I WIN?
Bingo Card: Complete five spaces vertically, horizontally, or diagonally. Bring your card to the library or submit via social media using the hashtag #IronSummerReading by Friday, August 5 at 6:00 PM. Entries received will be eligible to win a $10 gift card to the Market at i-Square. Six winners will be drawn on Monday, August 8. Winners will be notified by phone or email.

Bonus Card: Complete all the squares! Bring your card to the library or submit via social media using the hashtag #IronSummerReading by Friday, August 5 at 6:00 PM. Entries received will be eligible to win an Amazon Fire tablet (7”, Wi-Fi, 8 GB). One winner will be drawn on Monday, August 8. The winner will be notified by phone or email.