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A Folk Music Concert by Andy and Judy (3/12/17)

March 9th, 2017 by Amy - Library Events and Non-Fiction in Adults, Kids, New on the Shelves, Teens · No Comments ·

If you’re a fan of folk music, we’ll have an all ages performance from Andy and Judy on Sunday, March 12:

An Andy & Judy performance elicits sing-a-longs and smiles as they ask the audience to participate on old favorites, and thoughtful listening as the pair introduces their own compelling songs. Their songwriting style has emerged from old-time traditional and folk music, and includes country, gospel and popular music influences.

Andy and Judy are appearing as part of our Winter/Spring 2017 Music and Dance Series.

A Folk Music Concert by Andy and Judy
Sunday, March 12, at 2:00 PM
The husband and wife duo from Bridgewater, Massachusetts will perform original songs and well-known folk music from John Prine, Bob Dylan, Ian and Sylvia, and Peter, Paul & Mary.

Irondequoit Library Phones Are Down (3/9/17)

March 9th, 2017 by IPL Webmaster in Adults, Kids, Teens · No Comments ·

Our phones are currently down at the Irondequoit Library, but we’ll be open today until 9:00 PM.

Program Alert: A Documentary About Suicide Loss (3/9/17)

March 8th, 2017 by Amy - Library Events and Non-Fiction in Adults, Programs · No Comments ·

If you or someone you know has lost a loved one to suicide, join a facilitator from the American Foundation for Suicide Prevention to watch the documentary Life Journeys: Reclaiming Life After Loss. After watching the DVD, there will be time for questions and sharing in a safe environment.

A Documentary About Suicide Loss
Thursday, March 9, at 7:00 PM

Life Journeys: Reclaiming Life After Loss is a film about suicide loss and traces the grief and healing journey that follows. Drawing on stories and insights from long-term loss survivors, the film shows us that through resilience and support we can achieve hope and understanding in our lives while celebrating the lives of those we lost. After the DVD, there will be time for questions and sharing in a safe environment.

Contact Karen Heisig, the event organizer, with questions at (585) 683-1807.

Program Alert: Adult Games in the Afternoon (3/8/17)

March 6th, 2017 by Amy - Library Events and Non-Fiction in Adults, Programs · No Comments ·

Would you like to play a game? If so, you should join us for “Adult Games in the Afternoon,” which will be held on Wednesday, March 8, from 2:00 to 4:00 PM. We’ll have a bunch of games available, but you can always bring your own!

Adult Games in the Afternoon
Wednesday, March 8, from 2:00 PM – 4:00 PM

Join us for an afternoon of board games and tabletop games. Enjoy one of the games from the library (Cranium, Yahtzee, Apples to Apples, Monopoly, Battleship, Uno, and Clue) or bring your own. This program is intended for adults.

FYI: No Internet / No WiFi at Library Today (3/5/17 – 3/6/17)

March 5th, 2017 by IPL Webmaster in Adults, Kids, Teens · No Comments ·

UPDATE (3/7/17): The Internet and WiFi are working again. Thanks to everyone who helped get us back online.

UPDATE (3/6/17): Technicians are still working to restore the library’s Internet services. We don’t know when these services will be restored.

Today’s Teen Tech Tutors program has also been canceled.

ORIGINAL POST: Due to a fire downtown, there is currently no Internet access or WiFi available at the Irondequoit Public Library. We don’t know when these services will be restored.

We apologize for the inconvenience.

Draft of Irondequoit Library’s 2017-2020 Long Range Plan Now Available

March 2nd, 2017 by IPL Webmaster in Adults · No Comments ·

The Irondequoit Public Library Board of Trustees is welcoming feedback from the community on the Library’s DRAFT 2017-2020 Long Range Plan. Copies of the draft are available for review at the Library, Town Hall, Pinegrove Community/Senior Center, and on the Library’s website at the link above.

Feedback will be considered for inclusion in the final draft through Wednesday, March 15, 2017 with the Board planning to adopt the final plan in April 2017. Please print out a copy of this Feedback Form and return it to any Library, Town Hall, or Pinegrove staff member. You may also mail it to:

Irondequoit Library Long Range Plan
1290 Titus Avenue
Rochester, NY 14617

You can also email your comments directly to the board by sending a message to iplboard1290@gmail.com. Please include your name, address, phone number, and email if you would like a response.