The Contemporary Book Discussion Group Will Be Reading “The Goldfinch” in May and June 2017

April 18th, 2017 by Amy - Library Events and Non-Fiction in Adults, Programs · Comments Off on The Contemporary Book Discussion Group Will Be Reading “The Goldfinch” in May and June 2017 ·

Heads up to all Contemporary Book Discussion Group members! The discussion for The Goldfinch by Donna Tartt will now be split across two months:

The Goldfinch by Donna Tartt (Part 1)
Tuesday, May 9, at 7:00 PM
Thursday, May 11, at 3:00 PM

The Goldfinch by Donna Tartt (Part 2)
Tuesday, June 13, at 7:00 PM
Thursday, June 15, at 3:00 PM

Go Set A Watchman by Harper Lee has been moved to 2018.

Please visit our 2017 Book Discussion Group Schedule to catch up with any other changes.

Program Alert: Creations With Your Crockpot With The Storybook Cook (4/17/17)

April 17th, 2017 by Amy - Library Events and Non-Fiction in Adults, Programs · Comments Off on Program Alert: Creations With Your Crockpot With The Storybook Cook (4/17/17) ·

Do you want to do more with your crockpot? Then join us tonight at 6:30 PM for “Creations With Your Crockpot With The Storybook Cook.” Liz Bauld will reveal the secret of how to use your crockpot, and attendees will be able to sample some good food and bring the recipes home for later.

Registration is required, so please register using our Online Calendar, or give us a call at 336-6060.

Creations With Your Crockpot With The Storybook Cook
Monday, April 17, at 6:30 PM

Come learn how to use this fabulous kitchen appliance for more than just soups and stews. You can cook with your crockpot year round! Families are welcome; children must attend with a parent. Registration is required.

At the Library This Sunday (4/2/17)… A Concert by the Eastman School of Music’s Upton Quartet

March 30th, 2017 by Amy - Library Events and Non-Fiction in Adults, Programs · Comments Off on At the Library This Sunday (4/2/17)… A Concert by the Eastman School of Music’s Upton Quartet ·

Visit the Irondequoit Library this Sunday, April 2, for a classical music performance by the Eastman School of Music’s Upton Quartet. The concert begins at 2:00 PM, and features violin, viola, and cello players. It’s sure to be a great show!

A Concert by the Upton Quartet from Eastman School of Music
Sunday, April 2, at 2:00 PM
Everyone is welcome to attend a concert of classical music performed by talented students from the Eastman School of Music! No registration necessary.

2017 Preschool Open House is This Thursday (3/30/17)

March 27th, 2017 by Miss Amy - Children's Librarian in Adults, Kids, Programs · Comments Off on 2017 Preschool Open House is This Thursday (3/30/17) ·

Mark your calendars… our Preschool Open House is this Thursday, March 30! This event is your one-stop shop for information about early childhood education and childcare in Irondequoit!

Preschool Open House
Thursday, March 30, from 6:00 PM – 8:00 PM

Adult caregivers are invited to learn about options for childcare and early childhood education in Irondequoit and surrounding areas. Representatives of local preschools & daycares will be available to answer questions and provide information, all in one location.

It’s Your Lucky Day! We’re Hosting a St. Patrick’s Day Performance by Boland School of Irish Dance on March 17, 2017

March 13th, 2017 by Amy - Library Events and Non-Fiction in Adults, Kids, Programs, Teens · Comments Off on It’s Your Lucky Day! We’re Hosting a St. Patrick’s Day Performance by Boland School of Irish Dance on March 17, 2017 ·

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The Boland School of Irish Dance will return to the Irondequoit Library this Friday, at 4:00 PM, for another great St. Patrick’s Day Performance. We hope you can make it!

St. Patrick’s Day Performance by Boland School of Irish Dance
Friday, March 17, at 4:00 PM

Join us on St. Patrick’s Day for a performance by dancers from the Boland School of Irish Dance. The School promotes Irish culture through teaching Irish dances and music and its students are well known throughout Rochester.

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

March 8th, 2017 by Amy - Library Events and Non-Fiction in Adults, Programs · Comments Off on Program Alert: A Documentary About Suicide Loss (3/9/17) ·

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.