The Latest Library News

Program Alert: Making Random Act of Kindness Bookmarks (12/12/16)

December 9th, 2016 by IPL Webmaster in Adults, Programs · No Comments ·

Are you interested in making one-of-a-kind bookmarks for the community? Then join us on Monday, December 12, for our program, Making Random Act of Kindness Bookmarks. Give us a call at 336-6060 to register, or register online now.

Making Random Act of Kindness Bookmarks
Monday, December 12, at 7:00 PM

Anyone is welcome to join us as we make bookmarks to be offered to the community. It’s fun and easy! Supplies will be provided, but feel free to bring stickers, stamps, yarn, and old greeting cards. The class will be taught by Kim DiPietro. Registration is required.

Volunteer in the Irondequoit Library Maker’s Lab

December 5th, 2016 by IPL Webmaster in Adults · No Comments ·


Are you interested in helping the community use the Irondequoit Library Maker’s Lab? Then fill out a Volunteer Application today! We’re looking for volunteers who want to…

  • Supervise the Maker’s Lab during drop-in hours
  • Demonstrate their skills with the Maker’s Lab equipment/other skills
  • Teach a class on how to use the Maker’s Lab equipment/other skills

If you’re over 18, please consider filling out a Volunteer Application for the Maker’s Lab. Applications can be downloaded here and returned to any librarian at the 1st Floor Reference Desk. If you’ve got any questions, please give us a call at 336-6060.

Aliens Have Invaded the Library! Play Space Invaders in the Teen Room Today!

December 2nd, 2016 by IPL Webmaster in Adults, Kids, Teens · No Comments ·


Thanks to a generous donor we have a new addition to our Teen Library… a vintage Space Invaders arcade game!

It’s just a quarter to play. Can you beat the high Score?

New Books at the Irondequoit Library: October/November 2016

November 26th, 2016 by IPL Webmaster in Adults, New on the Shelves · No Comments ·

Have you heard about the latest books from James Patterson, Nicholas Sparks, or Debbie Macomber? We’ve got them on the shelves right now, along with a handful of other new books we’ve added during the last two months. Give us a call anytime at 336-6060 or click the links below to get on the hold list for any (or all) of these titles. And check out the Online Catalog to search for many more.



2016 Thanksgiving Week Hours for Irondequoit Library

November 21st, 2016 by IPL Webmaster in Adults, Kids, Teens · No Comments ·

Happy (Almost) Thanksgiving everyone! Because of the upcoming holiday, the Irondequoit Public Library will have reduced hours this week:

Regular Hours (10:00 AM – 9:00 PM)
Monday, November 21 + Tuesday, November 22

Reduced Hours (10:00 AM – 5:00 PM)
Wednesday, November 23

Thursday, November 24

Regular Hours (10:00 AM – 6:00 PM)
Friday, November 25

Discount Hold Cards Are Back! Get Them Now Until 12/31/16

November 16th, 2016 by IPL Webmaster in Adults, Kids, Teens · No Comments ·


Do you need stocking stuffers for your library-loving friends and family? Well good news… Discount Hold Cards are back in stock at the Irondequoit Public Library!

From now until December 31, you can visit the 1st Floor Circulation Desk and pick up a Discount Hold Card for $6.00. Each Card can be redeemed for 20 Holds, which is a savings of $4.00 off the current Hold Fee ($0.50 per Hold). But don’t forget, the Cards can only be used at the Irondequoit Library.

Discount Hold Cards never expire, and they’re good forever, so stock up today! And thank to all of our patrons for your continued support!