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Holiday Used Book Sale at Evans!

December 15th, 2014 by John in Adults, Kids, Teens · No Comments ·

Love a bargain? Skip the crowds this holiday season by shopping local… at the Pauline Evans Branch of your Irondequoit Public Library!

Come and browse our giant selection of gently used books, DVDs, music CDs, puzzles, children and young adult books, and more! We have loads of paperbacks too. Great for stocking stuffers at only 10 cents each.

And don’t forget to stop by the Giant Green Cart at the Pauline Evans Branch for a special selection of holiday books and items!

All Library Programs Scheduled For 12/10 Have Been POSTPONED

December 10th, 2014 by John in Adults · No Comments ·

Due to the weather, all library programs scheduled for today, December 10, have been postponed. These programs include:

Introduction to Computer Technology
Pauline Evans Branch at 2:00 PM
A new date for the program will be announced soon.

Presented by Chris Roos of the Technology Guys, this class will include information about classical computers, tablets, and smartphones, what their role in the modern world has come to be and which is right for you. Different types of Internet browsers, free email accounts and free online storage/sharing space will also be covered. Learn about E-commerce and how you can get the most from your money shopping online safely. Learn also the importance of backing up your electronic media and other ways to protect your investment in technology.

Travelogue: Christmas on the Niagara Frontier
Pauline Evans Branch at 7:00 PM
A new date for the program will be announced soon.

A Travelogue with Christy Simons.

Contemporary Book Discussion Group at the
Helen McGraw Branch
RESCHEDULED to Wednesday, December 17 at 7:00 PM and Thursday, December 18 at 3:00 PM

We’ll be discussing Wesley the Owl by Stacey O’Brien.

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

Fund Raise Letter

Fund Raiser Form

Fund Raise Form

12/3 Daily Stretches program at McGraw

December 2nd, 2014 by Amy in Adults · No Comments ·

Join us at 7pm on Wednesday 12/3 at McGraw for a MVP Healthcare sponsored program Daily Stretches for Maximum Mobility. Cheryl Minchella will review stretches that will help your body relax and are easy to do.

New Adult Books for November 2014

November 28th, 2014 by IPLAcquisitions in Adults, New on the Shelves · No Comments ·

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


2014-11 f blood magickBlood Magick
Nora Roberts
A conclusion to the series that began with Dark Witch and Shadow Spell traces the forbidden love between shop owner Branna and world traveler Fin, separated for years, until a storm of shadows threatens everything and they must battle against the evil magic that has haunted their families for centuries.

2014-11 f blue labyrinthBlue Labyrinth
Douglas Preston & Lincoln Child
Investigating the murder of a long-time enemy, with the only clue a piece of turquoise found in the stomach of the deceased, Aloysius Pendergast journeys to an abandoned California mine only to uncover a dark secret from his family’s past and a wickedly clever plot by a vengeful killer.


Thanksgiving Hours for Irondequoit Library

November 26th, 2014 by John in Adults, Kids, Teens · No Comments ·

Happy Thanksgiving! If you were thinking about heading out to the Irondequoit Library this week, please remember our holiday hours:

Wednesday, November 26: 10:00 AM – 5:00 PM
Thursday, November 27: CLOSED
Friday, November 28: 10:00 AM – 6:00 PM
Saturday, November 29: 10:00 AM – 5:00 PM