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Program Alert: Revving Up Your Metabolism (5/25/16)

May 22nd, 2016 by Amy - Library Events and Non-Fiction in Adults, Programs · No Comments ·

A Healthcare Educator from MVP Healthcare will discuss what factors influence your metabolism’s rate, and what you can do to increase your metabolism. Join us in the Lake Ontario Room (#113) on Wednesday, May 25, at 7:00 PM!

Registration is required, so if you’re interested in attending, please register online now or give us a call at 336-6060.

Revving Up Your Metabolism
Wednesday, May 25, at 7:00 PM
Find out what factors influence your metabolism’s rate, and what you can do to increase your metabolism in this program by MVP Healthcare. Registration is required.

Program Alert… Scenes from Scotland: A Travelogue With Christy Simons (5/19/16)

May 17th, 2016 by Amy - Library Events and Non-Fiction in Adults, Programs · No Comments ·

Have you ever wanted to learn more about Bonnie Scotland? Then come see us at the Irondequoit Library this Thursday, May 19, for “Scenes from Scotland: A Travelogue With Christy Simons.” If you’re thinking of attending, you can register online right now, or give us a call at 336-6060.

Scenes from Scotland: A Travelogue With Christy Simons
Thursday, May 19, at 7:00 PM
Visit the gritty city of Glasgow, historic Edinburgh, the Highlands of Inverness, the Isle of Skye, small villages, castles, and cathedrals with veteran traveler Christy Simons. Registration is required.

The Swooners… Appearing Live at the Library this Wednesday (5/4/16)

May 3rd, 2016 by Amy - Library Events and Non-Fiction in Adults, Programs · No Comments ·

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The Swooners, a local band that performs all kinds of music, will be rockin’ the Irondequoit Public Library with a free concert tomorrow night at 7:00 PM. And don’t forget to bring your dancing shoes, because we’ll have a 25×30 dance floor (wood with a vinyl finish) that’ll definitely be swingin’ all night.

The Irondequoit Library has a dozen concerts scheduled for this Summer as part of our Music and Dance Series. We hope you can make it to all of them!

Program Alert… Protect Your Financial DNA: How to Keep Your Identity Safe (4/26/16)

April 24th, 2016 by Amy - Library Events and Non-Fiction in Adults, Programs · Comments Off on Program Alert… Protect Your Financial DNA: How to Keep Your Identity Safe (4/26/16) ·

Do you know how to keep your personal information safe? The Consumer Credit Counseling Service of Rochester will be at the Irondequoit Library on Tuesday, April 26, to discuss how to protext yourself against identity theft and what to do if you become a victim. The program will begin at 3:00 PM in the Lake Ontario Meeting Room (#113), and if you’re interested in joining us, please register online or give us a call at 336-6060.

Protect Your Financial DNA: How to Keep Your Identity Safe
Tuesday, April 26, at 3:00 PM
Identity theft is one of the most pervasive crimes in our nation. Criminals are continually developing new ways of collecting personal information so it’s vital to learn how to remain safe. The Consumer Credit Counseling Service of Rochester will discuss how to minimize risk of identity theft, steps to take if you or someone you know is a victim, and available resources to help counter identity theft. Registration is required.

Program Alert: A Gilbert & Sullivan Concert (4/24/16)

April 21st, 2016 by Amy - Library Events and Non-Fiction in Adults, Programs · Comments Off on Program Alert: A Gilbert & Sullivan Concert (4/24/16) ·

Are you a fan of Gilbert & Sullivan? Then you should join us this Sunday, April 24, for a Gilbert & Sullivan Concert by the Off-Monroe Players Revue Group. The music starts at 2:00 PM, so please register today using our online form or by calling the library at 336-6060.

And did you know we’ve got a whole series of concerts planned for this Spring and Summer? Read all about them right here.

Gilbert & Sullivan Concert by the Off-Monroe Players Revue Group
Sunday, April 24, at 2:00 PM
Enjoy the witty lyrics and tuneful melodies of Gilbert and Sullivan, sung with piano accompaniment, from HMS Pinafore, Pirates of Penzance, The Mikado and other favorites. You will be transported back to Victorian England. Learn how Gilbert and Sullivan were the very model of modern musical composers! Registration is requested.

Announcing the Irondequoit Public Library’s 2016 Music and Dance Series

April 15th, 2016 by Amy - Library Events and Non-Fiction in Adults, Kids, Programs, Teens · Comments Off on Announcing the Irondequoit Public Library’s 2016 Music and Dance Series ·

musicnoteThe Irondequoit Public Library will host a dozen different musical acts during the next six months and we’d love for you to join us!

All programs are free and open to the public. Please register online through the links below, or give us a call at 336-6060.

Date Performer Description
Tuesday
April 19
7:00 PM
Mona Seghatoleslami
WXXI Classical Radio Announcer

Cary Ratcliff
Rochester Composer and Musician

Made in Rochester: The Music of Local Composers David Diamond, Adolphus Hailstork, and Cary Ratcliff
Sunday
April 24
2:00 PM
The Off-Monroe Players Revue Group Gilbert & Sullivan Concert: Favorites from HMS Pinafore, Pirates of Penzance, The Mikado, and others! Performed by Rochester’s Community Theatre dedicated to performing Gilbert & Sullivan.
Wednesday
May 4
7:00 PM
The Swooners “A Journey Through American Music” by a local band that performs jazz, pop, and all kinds of music.
Wednesday
June 1
7:00 PM
The Irondequoit Community Orchestra Conducted by Russ Thomas, a group of Irondequoit musicians perform selections of classical music. An annual library tradition!
Tuesday
June 7
7:00 PM
Resonanz Close Harmonies: Favorite Songs from Five Decades of Popular American Tunes. Performed by the Rochester Oratorio Society’s touring ensemble.
Thursday
July 7
3:00 PM

Tuesday
July 19
7:00 PM

Shake Your Soul A movement class with Maryanne Turvin that combines yoga, modern dance, and African dance to revitalize your body and mind. Wear comfortable clothing and shoes, and bring a water bottle and a mat/towel.
Monday
July 18
7:00 PM
The Blue Ridge Country Ramblers A concert of traditional bluegrass and country songs performed on guitar, mandolin, banjo, and standup bass.
Tuesday
August 2
7:00 PM

Oasis Community Chorus A chorus will perform a variety of songs, from Broadway selections to old favorites.
Thursday
August 4
7:00 PM
Artisan Jazz Trio A concert of mellow jazz played on bass, saxophone, and guitar by local Rochester musicians.
Tuesday
September 27
6:30 PM
Four Shillings Short: Around the World in 30 Instruments A husband and wife duo perform traditional music from Ireland, Scotland, England, Europe, the Americas, and India on over 30 different world instruments.
Tuesday
October 6
7:00 PM
PoetryMusic: Where Words and Music Meet A unique concert that combines visual images, poetry, and music performed on cello, vibes, and voice.
Saturday
October 29
2:00 PM
GVOCtet: A Wind Octet from the Genesee Valley Orchestra Eight wind instruments will perform a concert of classical music.