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9/17 Using Logic to Solve Sudoku program at McGraw

September 16th, 2014 by Amy in Adults · No Comments ·

Come learn how to solve Sudoku with easy and fun strategies. Simple logic, not math, is involved. Presented by Bob Vukosic and sponsored by OSHER.
Wednesday, September 17 at 7:00 pm
McGraw Branch, 2180 East Ridge Road

Saturday Hours Extended

September 6th, 2014 by Amy in Adults, Kids, Teens · No Comments ·

Both branches of the Irondequoit Public Library are now open from 10am to 5pm on Saturdays. The McGraw Branch’s phone is not accepting calls, unfortunately. The Evans Branch’s phone is working correctly: 336-6062.

We’ll both be open until 5pm today (9/6).

Library Closed on Saturday, August 30 and Monday, September 1

August 28th, 2014 by IPL Webmaster in Adults, Kids, Teens · No Comments ·

In observance of Labor Day, both branches of the Irondequoit Public Library will be closed on Saturday, August 30 and Monday, September 1. Regular hours will resume on Tuesday, September 2.

RochesterWorks! Job Classes at McGraw

August 28th, 2014 by Amy in Adults · No Comments ·

Monroe County Library System is partnering with Rochester Works! to offer free job seekers classes.  These classes are made possible by a grant from the New York State Education Department.  The following classes will be presented at the McGraw Branch:

  • Right Your Resume: Tuesday, September 2nd at 10am
    This workshop will emphasize writing your summary of qualifications, how to properly format a resume, and identifying transferable skills.
  • Job Search Management: Friday, October 3rd at 10am
    Develop a solid and diverse plan for your job search. Learn how to proactively search for jobs, including using LinkedIn.
  • Mock Interviews: Tuesday, December 23rd at 10am
    This is a 100% interactive workshop to provide you with the opportunity to use your interviewing skills.

Registration is requested–please call McGraw at 336-6060 to register.

Mini Garden Demo 8/27 at McGraw

August 26th, 2014 by Amy in Adults · No Comments ·

Join us at McGraw on Wednesday 8/27 for a neat program demonstrating how to build a plant terrarium! Paul Tantillo, a librarian in MCLS, will show what plants and supllies are necessary to make your own little garden. He’ll also discuss the history of terrariums.

The program is free and begins at 7pm!

New Adult Books for August 2014

August 25th, 2014 by IPLAcquisitions in Adults, New on the Shelves · No Comments ·

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


2014-08 f 6th extinction6th Extinction
James Rollins
When a remote military research station is decimated, Commander Gray Pierce and the Sigma Force must solve a mystery from Antarctica’s distant past using an ancient map that leads them to a new form of death, buried under miles of ice, which could result in mankind’s extinction.

2014-08 f big little liesBig Little Lies
Liane Moriarty
Follows three mothers–Madeline, Celeste, and Jane–each at a crossroads, and their potential involvement in a riot at an annual school trivia night that leaves one parent dead in what appears to be a tragic accident, but which evidence shows might have been premeditated.