Jay Osborne and Jeff Levine, librarians from the Central Library, will present The Wonderful World of Patents and Trademarks at McGraw on Wednesday 1/21 at 7pm.
Learn why patents are essential, what makes up intellectual property rights, and how to register a trademark.
Let Sleeping Dogs Lie by Rita Mae Brown
When a body is found in the equine graveyard, “Sister” Jane Arnold and her hounds investigate the murder, but find the case pointing to the complicated relations between three old families.
Fall of Giants by Ken Follett
Follows the fates of five interrelated families–American, German, Russian, English and Welsh–as they move through the world-shaking dramas of World War I, the Russian Revolution, and the struggle for women’s suffrage.
In observance of Martin Luther King Day, both branches of the Irondequoit Public Library will be closed on Monday, January 19. Regular hours will resume on Tuesday, January 20.
Here are some of the new titles we’ve ordered:
Another Night, Another Day
Three people are brought together at Moreland’s Clinic, where they reveal their deepest secrets, and confront and console one another as they heal: Karen–about to lose her father, Abby–whose son has autism and needs constant care, and Michael–a family man on the verge of bankruptcy.
A follow-up to Accused finds Judy struggling with torn feelings about her best friend Mary DiNunzio’s happiness and racing to the side of her cancer-stricken aunt, Barb, whose close friend, an undocumented worker at a local farm, has died under suspicious circumstances.
December 22nd, 2014 by John in Adults, Kids, Teens · Comments Off ·
Because of the holidays, both branches of the Irondequoit Library will be open reduced hours over the next two weeks:
- Wednesday, December 24: CLOSED
- Thursday, December 25: CLOSED
- Friday, December 26: CLOSED
- Saturday, December 27: 10:00 AM – 5:00 PM
- Monday, December 29: 10:00 AM – 9:00 PM
- Tuesday, December 30: 10:00 AM – 9:00 PM
- Wednesday, December 31: 10:00 AM – 5:00 PM
- Thursday, January 1: CLOSED
December 18th, 2014 by Amy in Adults, New on the Shelves · Comments Off ·
Christmas in Cowboy Country by Janet Dailey
Ski instructor Annie Bennett must spend the holidays helping her parents with their big Colorado ranch, but rugged surveyor Marshall Stone becomes a potent distraction.
A Quilt for Christmas by Sandra Dallas
Sewing a quilt during the months she waits for her husband to return from the Civil War, Eliza Spooner bonds with other women in the face of a terrible loss and makes a difficult choice when she is asked to help an escaped slave.
Destiny’s Captive by Beverly Jenkins
Held captive by a lady pirate, who then hijacks his ship, adventurer Noah Yates sets out after this extraordinary woman whom he is determined to make his wife.
Nantucket Sisters by Nancy Thayer
The lifelong best friendship between privileged Emma and hardscrabble Maggie is challenged and then cemented by the discovery that both are pregnant by the same man.
Dancing with the Devil by Anny Donewald
Recounts the life of a former high-end stripper who fought to leave the sex worker industry after discovering God and currently works to encourage others to find the love of Christ.
We Make Beer: Inside the Spirit and Artistry of America’s Craft Brewers by Sean Lewis
Explores the evolution and nature of America’s craft brewing movement, from the craftsmen who apply their creativity to expanding the beer landscape to the beverages its brewers have revived, including old English ales and Belgian lambics.