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It’s Election Day! (11/7/17)

November 7th, 2017 by IPL Webmaster in Adults · Comments Off on It’s Election Day! (11/7/17) ·

ivotedIt’s Election Day, so don’t forget to vote!

The Monroe County Board of Elections has set up a website so you can check to make sure you’re registered, view your ballot, and find your polling place. It’s available at…

MonroeCounty.gov/etc/voter

Program Alert: Unearth “Ghostly Tales of Famous New York Haunted Places” at the Library Tomorrow (11/3/17)

November 2nd, 2017 by Amy - Library Events and Non-Fiction in Adults, Programs · Comments Off on Program Alert: Unearth “Ghostly Tales of Famous New York Haunted Places” at the Library Tomorrow (11/3/17) ·

Learn about the haunted history of New York during our upcoming program, “New York Spirits: Ghostly Tales of Famous New York Haunted Places.” No registration is necessary, so be sure to join us tomorrow, November 3, at 4:00 PM!

New York Spirits: Ghostly Tales of Famous New York Haunted Places
Friday, November 3, at 4:00 PM

Hear tales of spirits who supposedly haunt Shea’s Performing Arts Center in Buffalo, Fort William Henry Museum, the Utica Lunatic Asylum, the Red Coach Inn of Niagara Falls, and other places. Learn about tales of the Fox Sisters, who were at the forefront of spirit communication, the truth about the Amityville Horror House, and many more. Cris Johnson will bring a collection of ghostly and unusual artifacts and will try to initiate contact with spirits. Guests will see strange artifacts, learn about spiritualist powers, and hear stories of maddeningly scary events.

Program Alert: Right Your Resume With RochesterWorks (11/2/17)

October 30th, 2017 by Amy - Library Events and Non-Fiction in Adults, Programs · Comments Off on Program Alert: Right Your Resume With RochesterWorks (11/2/17) ·

Would you like help revising your resume? Join us this Thursday, November 2, for “Right Your Resume With RochesterWorks,” and learn the proper format to make your resume stand out. Registration is required, so please give us a call at 336-6060 to sign up, or register online now!

“Right” Your Resume with RochesterWorks!
Thursday, November 2, at 3:00 PM

Learn how to craft a resume using the proper format, and list your qualifications, accomplishments, and skills. Registration is required.

New DVDs and Blu-rays: Spider-Man: Homecoming, The Vietnam War, War For the Planet of the Apes, and More

October 28th, 2017 by John - Movies and Music in Adults, New on the Shelves · Comments Off on New DVDs and Blu-rays: Spider-Man: Homecoming, The Vietnam War, War For the Planet of the Apes, and More ·

Have you had time to browse all the new DVDs and Blu-rays we have on our shelves? This month, we’ve added Spider-Man: Homecoming, The Vietnam War, War For the Planet of the Apes, and more to the collection!

Click the “Read More” link to check out the full list and feel free to call us anytime at 336-6060 or click the links below to get on the hold list for any (or all) of these titles… (more…)

New Books at the Irondequoit Library: Origin, The Rooster Bar, We Were Eight Years In Power, and More

October 25th, 2017 by IPL Webmaster in Adults, New on the Shelves · Comments Off on New Books at the Irondequoit Library: Origin, The Rooster Bar, We Were Eight Years In Power, and More ·

Have you seen the newest books added to our collection? Dan Brown has returned with Robert Langdon’s next adventure, Origin. John Grisham bellies up to The Rooster Bar in his latest legal thriller. And Ta-Nehisi Coates has completed a new collection of essays, We Were Eight Years In Power.

We’ve added all of these books to our collection this month, along with a handful of other new books. Click the “Read More” link to find a list of featured titles, and give us a call anytime at 336-6060 to put a hold on any (or all) of them.

And don’t forget to check out the Online Catalog to search for many more new additions. (more…)

Do. Or do not. There is no try… Star Wars Reads Day is This Saturday (10/28/17)

October 23rd, 2017 by IPL Webmaster in Adults, Kids, Teens · Comments Off on Do. Or do not. There is no try… Star Wars Reads Day is This Saturday (10/28/17) ·

You don’t have to travel to a galaxy far, far away to enjoy Star Wars.

Come and join us on Saturday, October 28, from 11:30 AM to 12:30 PM for Star Wars-themed games and crafts.

Follow “The Path of the Jedi” to earn a special prize.