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Iron Library Radio – February 2015

February 27th, 2015 by John in Adults, New on the Shelves · No Comments ·

Welcome to the first edition of Iron Library Radio, a monthly playlist of songs from some of the Irondequoit Library’s most recent music purchases. 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 February 2015

  • Belle & Sebastian – Girls In Peacetime Want To Dance
  • D’Angelo – Black Messiah
  • The Decemberists – What a Terrible World, What a Beautiful World
  • Bob Dylan – Shadows in the Night
  • Justin Townes Earle – Absent Fathers
  • Fall Out Boy – American Beauty / American Psycho
  • Lupe Fiasco – Tetsuo & Youth
  • Guster – Evermotion
  • Imagine Dragons – Smoke and Mirrors
  • Diana Krall – Wallflower
  • Tove Lo – Queen of the Clouds
  • Ricky Martin – Quien Quiera Escuchar
  • Ne-Yo – Non-Fiction
  • Panda Bear – Panda Bear Meets the Grim Reaper
  • Sleater-Kinney – No Cities To Love
  • Soundtrack – Fifty Shades of Grey
  • Soundtrack – Gone Girl
  • The Ting Tings – Super Critical
  • Meghan Trainor – Title
  • Ty Segall Band – Slaughterhouse
  • United States Marine Band – Be Glad Then America
  • Various Artists – 2015 Grammy Nominees
  • Various Artists – Now 53
  • Various Artists – Wow Gospel 2015
  • Watsky – All You Can Do
  • You and Me – Rose Ave

New Adult Books for February 2015

February 26th, 2015 by IPLAcquisitions in Adults, New on the Shelves · No Comments ·

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

FICTION

2015-02 f accidental empressAccidental Empress
Allison Pataki
A fictionalized account of the little-known and tumultuous love story of “Sisi,” the Austro-Hungarian Empress and captivating wife of Emperor Franz Joseph, offers a glimpse into the intriguing royal family, shedding new light on the Hapsburg Empire.


2015-02 f alphabet houseAlphabet House
Jussi Adler-Olsen
Conducting a special photo-reconnaissance mission in World War II Dresden, two British pilots are shot down and try to escape on an SS senior soldier train only to land in a mental hospital where patients are subjected to experimental therapies.

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Get Tickets Now for Friends of the Library Game Day on March 8

February 24th, 2015 by friends in Adults, Friends of the Library, Kids, Teens · No Comments ·

candtlandSunday, March 8, 2015
2:00 PM – 5:00 PM
St. Paul Exempt Firemen’s Home, 690 Thomas Ave

The Friends of the Irondequoit Library will be hosting a Game Day on Sunday, March 8 at the St. Paul Exempt Firemen’s Home (690 Thomas Ave).

Game Day will be fun for all ages and will includes games, snacks, hot drinks, a cash bar, and a Life-Size Candy Land Board! Tickets are $3 per person or $10 per family and can be purchased at either branch of the Irondequoit Library or at the door on the day of the event. But hurry, space is limited.

All proceeds from the Friends of the Library Game Day will benefit library programs for children, teens, and adults.

Get Birdman, 2015’s Best Picture Winner, at the Irondequoit Library Now

February 23rd, 2015 by John in Adults, New on the Shelves · No Comments ·

birdmanBirdman, which stars Michael Keaton as an action movie actor trying to produce a serious play, won the Oscar for Best Picture during last night’s Academy Awards show. Both branches of the Irondequoit Public Library own a copy of Birdman, so if you missed it in the theater, be sure to put your hold request in now.

Holds can be placed online through the MCLS Catalog or you can call either branch of the library at 336-6060 (McGraw) or 336-6062 (Evans).

New Large Print Titles for February

February 20th, 2015 by Amy in Adults, New on the Shelves · No Comments ·

FICTION
Bone OrchardThe Bone Orchard by Paul Doiron
Questioning his decision to change careers when his mentor is murderously targeted in the wake of a “suicide by cop” incident, former Maine Warden Service member Mike Bowditch joins the hunt for a sniper while investigating his friend’s secret past.

 

 

Die AgainDie Again by Tess Gerritsen
A conclusion to the series behind the smash TNT show finds Boston Detective Jane Rizzoli investigating the murder of a big game hunter whose demise is linked to several seemingly unrelated deaths and an ill-fated camping safari in Botswana.

 

 
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2/19 Conversations on Race at McGraw

February 18th, 2015 by Amy in Adults, Programs · No Comments ·

The Conversations on Race are facilitated and open dialogues about race and its impact on the community. More than 600 community members have participated to date.
No registration necessary.
Thursday, February 19 from 6-8pm
McGraw Branch, 2180 East Ridge Road, 14622