Program Alert: Attend “Let’s Get Organized” on 10/6/17 to Learn Some Organizational Skills

October 4th, 2017 by Amy - Library Events and Non-Fiction in Adults, Programs · No Comments ·

MVP Healthcare will visit the Irondequoit Library this Friday, October 6, to talk about improving your organization skills in “Let’s Get Organized.” Registration is required, so please give us a call at 336-6060 to sign up or register online now.

Let’s Get Organized
Friday, October 6, at 3:00 PM

An organized and comfortable home can have a calming effect on you, your family, and guests, as well as be your personal escape from the rest of the world. This program provides a simple and fun approach to adding organization to your life, including your health care. Learn how a little investment of time can improve your quality of life, decrease your stress, and give you more time to do the things that you really enjoy. You will receive tips that you can use to get organized at home or in the office.

Program Alert: Intro to Ancestry.com on 10/5/17

October 3rd, 2017 by Amy - Library Events and Non-Fiction in Adults, Programs · No Comments ·

Have you ever wanted to learn how to use Ancestry.com? Join us this Thursday, October 5, to learn the ins and outs of Ancestry with Barb Koehler, a Genealogy Specialist from the Local History Division of the Central Library.

Registration is required, and you can give us a call at 336-6060 to sign up or register online now.

Intro to Ancestry.com
Thursday, October 5, at 7:00 PM

Learn how to use Ancestry.com to search for family members! Presenter Barb Koehler is a Genealogy Specialist at the Local History division of the Central Library.

Program Alert: Learn About “Rochester Persons of Interest” on 10/4/17

October 2nd, 2017 by Amy - Library Events and Non-Fiction in Adults, Programs · No Comments ·

Learn about some of the famous folks who call Rochester home this Wednesday, October 4, with Bob Vukosic of OSHER. No registration is required and the program begins at 7:00 PM.

Rochester Persons of Interest
Wednesday, October 4, at 7:00 PM

Inspired by Jim Memmott’s D&C series on Remarkable Rochesterians, this program shares some of the rich history of Rochester’s persons of interest through image, sounds, and stories. Come and meet our town’s current and past movers and shakers – public figures, entrepreneurs, rascals, entertainers, mobsters, inventors, daredevils, and notable individuals in Social Work, Religion, Public Service, Media, Civil Rights, Sports and more. Sponsored by OSHER.

Program Alert… Shifting Gears: Strategies for Pre-Retirees (7/10/17)

July 7th, 2017 by Amy - Library Events and Non-Fiction in Adults, Programs · Comments Off on Program Alert… Shifting Gears: Strategies for Pre-Retirees (7/10/17) ·

Are you looking forward to retirement? Then please join us this Monday for “Shifting Gears: Strategies for Pre-Retirees,” a presentation by Principal Financial Group. Attendees will learn about key events in the retirement timeline, as well as challenges to expect, and how to shift from a working life to a retired one.

Registration is required, and you can sign up by giving us a call at 336-6060 or you can register online now.

Shifting Gears: Strategies for Pre-Retirees
Monday, July 10, at 7:00 PM

As you get closer to retirement, there are so many details to consider: Are you ready to stop working? Do you know how you’ll fill your time? Have you saved enough money? What about Social Security?

Ideal for anyone starting to think about retiring, this seminar introduces key events in the retirement timeline, challenges to expect and prepare for, how to shift from work generated income to retirement generated income and more.

Here’s the Schedule for the Summer/Fall 2017 Music and Dance Series at the Irondequoit Library

July 5th, 2017 by Amy - Library Events and Non-Fiction in Adults, Programs · Comments Off on Here’s the Schedule for the Summer/Fall 2017 Music and Dance Series at the Irondequoit Library ·

musicnoteThe Irondequoit Public Library has booked several talented performers for our Summer/Fall 2017 Music and Dance Series… and we hope you can join us!

Have you ever wanted to learn the basics of swing dance? Then you want to attend our “Swing Dance Lesson” on August 22. Do you like blues? The White Hots will also be performing on August 22. And if you like traditional bluegrass and country, the Blue Ridge Country Ramblers will return to the library on September 11.

And don’t miss the complete schedule for our Summer/Fall 2017 Music and Dance Series:

Date Performer Description
Thursday
July 13
7:00 PM
Resonanz
The Rochester Oratorio Society’s Touring Ensemble
“Tubman to Today: A Legacy of Leadership.”

Musical tributes to the leadership, vision, and creativity that shaped human rights, women’s suffrage and equality in Rochester. Enjoy a musical profile of Harriet Tubman, songs of the suffragist era, and popular classics from the American Songbook.

Tuesday
August 22
6:00 PM
A Swing Dance Lesson With Alla and Marty Come learn the basics of swing dance–beginning footwork, leading and following! Wear smooth-soled shoes. No experience necessary. Just come to have fun!
Tuesday
August 22
7:00 PM
The White Hots With Vocalist Tina Albright Enjoy blues, swing, and jazz music by the 5-piece band and practice the dance steps you learned in the swing dance lesson!
Monday
September 11
7:00 PM
Blue Ridge Country Ramblers A concert of traditional bluegrass and country songs performed on guitar, mandolin, banjo, and standup bass.
Tuesday
October 10
7:00 PM
The Ceilidh Connection Six pipers will perform on Scottish Small Pipes.
Thursday
November 30
2:00 PM
The Oasis Community Chorus Come enjoy a concert of seasonal favorites and winter songs to put you in the mood for the holidays!
Saturday
December 9
2:00 PM
Roc City Ringers The Roc City Ringers are a community handbell ensemble who perform a wide range of classical, contemporary,
and sacred music.

Program Alert: Weight Loss Mythbusters with MVP Health Care (6/22/17)

June 19th, 2017 by Amy - Library Events and Non-Fiction in Adults, Programs · Comments Off on Program Alert: Weight Loss Mythbusters with MVP Health Care (6/22/17) ·

Do you think you understand the best ways to lose weight? Test your knowledge as this interactive class explores fact versus fiction. Call 336-6060 or visit irondequoitlibrary.org/calendar to register!

Weight Loss Mythbusters with MVP Health Care
Thursday, June 22, at 3:00 PM

Do you think you understand the best ways to lose weight? Test your knowledge as we explore fact versus fiction during this interactive class. Registration is required.