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Limited Services Will Be Available This Sunday (10/22/17)

October 16th, 2017 by IPL Webmaster in Adults, Kids, Teens · No Comments ·

Due to a network upgrade at the Central Library, we’ll only be able to offer limited services on Sunday, October 22.

The Library Catalog will not be available, and patrons will be limited to five items for checkout. Patrons who want to check out items must have their Library Card. We will also not be able to return items, renew items, or settle fines until the network is back online.

Internet PCs, Wi-Fi, and Meeting Rooms will be available.

We apologize for any inconvenience.

Come See the Town of Irondequoit’s Pumpkin Decorating Contest from 10/13 – 10/31

October 12th, 2017 by IPL Webmaster in Adults, Kids, Teens · No Comments ·

Come to the Children’s Room at the Irondequoit Library from October 13th through the 28th to see decorated pumpkins made by your local town and library departments. Vote for your favorite pumpkin and enter for a chance to win one!

Voting will also take place between October 13th and October 28th, and the votes will be counted on October 29th. The pumpkin that receives the most votes will get a blue ribbon, the second highest will receive a gold ribbon, and the third highest will receive a red ribbon.

We will also choose winners on the 29th who will be able to come in and select one of their favorite pumpkins to take home.

Don’t miss it! Help us out by coming in to vote for your favorite one!

Irondequoit Library Will Be Closed for Columbus Day This Monday (10/9/17)

October 6th, 2017 by IPL Webmaster in Adults, Kids, Teens · No Comments ·

In observance of Columbus Day, the Irondequoit Public Library will be closed on Monday, October 9. Regular hours will resume on Tuesday, October 10.

Join Us on Saturday (9/30/17) for the Made In Rochester Game Festival

September 25th, 2017 by IPL Webmaster in Adults, Kids, Teens · 1 Comment ·

The Irondequoit Public Library, in collaboration with the MAGIC Center at RIT, will host the Made In Rochester Game Festival this Saturday, September 30, from 12:00 Noon to 5:00 PM.

The “ROC Game Fest” will be free and open to the public, and attendees will get the chance to play more than 25 video games and tabletop games developed in the Rochester area by students, game enthusiasts/hobbyists, and professional game developers. The Le Petit Poutine truck is also scheduled to make an appearance at the library.

Please stop by to play the games, meet the developers, and offer them feedback on their newest games. And let us know you’re coming on the Event Page on Facebook.

More information can be found at ROCGameFest.com.

Big Sale in the Library Bookstore (9/15/17 – 10/1/17)

September 14th, 2017 by IPL Webmaster in Adults, Kids, Teens · Comments Off on Big Sale in the Library Bookstore (9/15/17 – 10/1/17) ·

Get ready to find some huge discounts in the Library Bookstore.

Starting on September 15th, All Hardcovers, Trade Paperbacks, DVDs, and Music CDs will be 50¢ Each or 3 for $1.00. Smaller Mass Market Paperbacks will be 2 for 25¢. Extra tables will be set up outside the Bookstore to make room for more bargains.

Hurry in today to get all the best deals! The sale ends on October 1st.

Enter Now to Win Tickets to See Rick Riordan This October (Ends 9/30/17)

September 13th, 2017 by IPL Webmaster in Kids, Teens · Comments Off on Enter Now to Win Tickets to See Rick Riordan This October (Ends 9/30/17) ·

Did you miss out on the first round of tickets for ” target=”_blank”>Rick Riordan‘s upcoming appearance in Rochester? Well don’t worry, the Irondequoit Public Library has you covered!

We’re giving away FIVE Pairs of Tickets, and all you have to do to enter is fill out an Entry Form in the Children’s Room. Winners will be contacted on Monday, October 2, just in time for Rick Riordan’s appearance at the Kodak Theatre on October 11th.

Good luck!