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10/29 Health Foods That Aren’t [Healthy] at McGraw

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

Join us at 7:00pm on Wednesday 10/29 for Health Foods that Aren’t [Healthy], sponsored by MVP Health Care, at the McGraw Branch (2180 East Ridge Road, 14622).

There are so many food options to choose from! Figuring out what is healthy and what isn’t healthy can get confusing. Learn about some “healthy” foods that you should actually avoid.

New Adult Books for October 2014

October 27th, 2014 by IPLAcquisitions in Adults, New on the Shelves · No Comments ·

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

FICTION

2014-10 f assassination ofAssassination of Margaret Thatcher
Hilary Mantel
The author, a two-time winner of the Man Booker Prize, delivers a collection of contemporary short stories about modern England including monster tales, near-memoir pieces and mini-sagas of family and social fracture, writing about gender, marriage, class, family, and sex.

2014-10 f burnedBurned
Valerie Plame & Sarah Lovett
Believing that a nuclear arms dealer she has pursued throughout her career is behind a devastating explosion at the Louvre and other terrorist incidents, covert CIA ops officer Vanessa Pierson is contacted by her target, who claims that a government insider is actually responsible.

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New Large Print Titles–October

October 20th, 2014 by Amy in Adults, New on the Shelves · No Comments ·

Here’s a list of the new large print books that have arrived at the library (listed in alphabetical order by author’s last name).

FICTION

faceoff

 

Faceoff
An unprecedented collective features pairings by 23 best-selling and critically acclaimed suspense writers, including John Sandford, F. Paul Wilson and R. L. Stine, who in short high-action stories pit their most popular characters against one another.

 
no safe house

No Safe House by Linwood Barclay
A troubled family accidentally reconnects with the criminal who saved their lives seven years prior and is propelled into another potentially lethal situation.

 

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Columbus Day Week Book Sale at McGraw!

October 15th, 2014 by IPL Webmaster in Adults, Kids, Teens · No Comments ·

The McGraw Branch of the Irondequoit Public Library (2180 East Ridge Road) is hosting a Columbus Day Week Book Sale. We’ll have a huge selection of thousands of books including Fiction, Non-Fiction, Mysteries, Sci-Fi/Fantasy, Romance, Large Print, History, True Crime, Kids, Teens, and more.

Wednesday, October 15 (10:00 AM – 8:30 PM)
Thursday, October 16 (10:00 AM – 8:30 PM)
Friday, October 17 (10:00 AM – 5:30 PM)
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Bargain Day! Saturday, October 18 (10:00 AM – 4:30 PM)
All Books: 25¢ Each or 5 for $1.00

All proceeds will benefit the New Irondequoit Library. Call the McGraw Branch at 336-6060 for more information.

10/3 Job Search Management program at McGraw

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

RochesterWorks! will teach a class on Job Search Management–

Develop a solid and diverse plan of attack for your job search. Learn how to proactively search for jobs to increase your productivity. We’ll demonstrate a basic overview of LinkedIn.

Friday, October 3 at 10:00 am
2180 East Ridge Road, 14622

Join us!

10/1 Downton Abbey program at McGraw

October 1st, 2014 by Amy in Adults · No Comments ·

Attention, all Downton Abbey fans! Join us at McGraw tonight, 10/1, at 7pm for Downton Abbey & Neurology with Dr. Gerald Honch.

DowntonDownton Abbey’s dramatic story line includes neurological illnesses such as PTSD, amnesia, spinal cord injury, and eclamptic seizures. These neurological problems are discussed in the context of the story line, the accuracy of their depiction, and modern interpretation.

This program is sponsored by OSHER.