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Fund Raising Campaign for the New Library is Underway!

December 5th, 2014 by Terry in Adults, Kids, Teens · Comments Off ·

We promised last year that the Irondequoit Public Library Foundation would undertake a fund raising campaign to help hold down the cost of the new library. The campaign has begun!  Money raised will pay for furniture, fixtures and equipment for the new library.  There are also naming opportunities. Please consider a donation.  See our fund raising letter and pledge form below.  Click to make them larger.  If you wish to contribute please fill out and send in the pledge form.  You can also donate online at: irondequoitlibraryfoundation.com!


Fund Raiser Letter

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Fund Raiser Form

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New Adult Books for April 2015

April 23rd, 2015 by IPLAcquisitions in Adults, New on the Shelves · No Comments ·

Here are some of the new titles we’ve ordered:

FICTION

2015-04 f all involvedAll Involved
Ryan Gattis
A story set against the backdrop of the 1992 Los Angeles riots details a series of murders committed outside of the active rioting zones by gang members who would use the chaos to settle old scores.


2015-04 f angel court affairAngel Court Affair
Anne Perry
When a controversial evangelist under his watch is kidnapped while delivering a mysterious message, Thomas Pitt, assisted by his wife, Charlotte, and his friend, Victor Narraway, confronts a dangerous challenge to the British Empire.

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Iron Library Radio – April 2015

April 21st, 2015 by John 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 Echosmith, Madonna, Luke Bryan, and others in this month’s playlist. Listen to all the songs below (a Spotify account is required) or at Spotify.com.

Call the library at 336-6060 (McGraw) or 336-6062 (Evans) to place any of these albums on hold.

New Music For April 2015

  • Azealia Banks – Broke With Expensive Tastes
  • Bjork – Vulnicura
  • Kelly Clarkson – Piece by Piece
  • Of Montreal – Aureate Gloom
  • Rixton – Let the Road
  • Luke Bryan – Spring Break: Checkin’ Out
  • Bee Gees – Number Ones
  • Billy Idol – Millennium Collection: 20th Century Masters
  • Donna Summer – Playlist
  • Styx – Come Sail Away: The Styx Anthology
  • Madonna – Rebel Heart
  • Soundtrack – Empire
  • Awolnation – Run
  • Marina and the Diamonds – Froot
  • Seth Avett & Jessica Lea Mayfield – Seth Avett & Jessica Lea Mayfield Sing Elliott Smith
  • Jon Spencer Blues Explosion – Freedom Tower
  • Vetiver – Complete Strangers
  • Sufjan Stevens – Carrie & Lowell
  • Wale – Album About Nothing
  • Echosmith – Talking Dreams

New Large Print Titles–April 2015

April 15th, 2015 by Amy in Adults, New on the Shelves · No Comments ·

Here’s a list of the newest large print books at the Irondequoit Library. If you click on the title, you can view our library catalogue and see if the book is on the shelf.

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The NightingaleThe Nightingale by Kristin Hannah
Reunited when the elder’s husband is sent to fight in World War II, French sisters Vianne and Isabelle find their bond as well as their respective beliefs tested by a world that changes in horrific ways.

 


Trouble with JJThe Trouble with J.J.
by Tami Hoag

Genna Hastings, a teacher on vacation in Connecticut, finds her plans for a peaceful summer disrupted by her new next-door neighbor’s challenge to turn him into Mr. Right.

 

Etta and Otto and Russell and JamesEtta and Otto and Russell and James by Emma Hooper
Embarking on a more than 3,000-kilometer walking journey from rural Canada to the East coast so that she can see the ocean for the first time in her life, an octogenarian woman has experiences that blur her perspectives between illusion, memory and reality.
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4/15 Music for All concert canceled

April 9th, 2015 by Amy in Adults, Programs · No Comments ·

The Winds of Change Quintet is not able to perform at McGraw on Wednesday, April 15th as originally scheduled. We apologize for the inconvenience!

Yoga Storytime at the Evans Branch!

April 6th, 2015 by aholland in Kids · No Comments ·

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New Large Print Books

April 1st, 2015 by Amy in Adults, New on the Shelves · No Comments ·

FICTION

Touch of StardustA Touch of Stardust by Kate Alcott

Taking a job at the studio where David O. Selznick is filming Gone with the Wind, Julie Crawford becomes an assistant to Carole Lombard, a rising actress from Julie’s hometown who embarks on a scandalous affair with Clark Gable.

 

 The SShocking Secrethocking Secret of a Guest at the Wedding by Victoria Alexander

Jackson Channing travels to England to meet the family whose existence he has just discovered and enters into a fake engagement with Lady Theodosia Winslow, a family friend, that both of them come to wish was real.

 
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