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Yoga Storytime at the Evans Branch!

April 6th, 2015 by aholland in Kids · No Comments ·

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Library Closed on Friday, April 3 and Saturday, April 4 For Easter

April 1st, 2015 by IPL Webmaster in Adults, Kids, Teens · No Comments ·

In observance of Easter, both branches of the Irondequoit Public Library will be closed on Friday, April 3 and Saturday, April 4. Regular hours will resume on Monday, April 6.

Spring Recess 2015 Activities at the Library

March 18th, 2015 by IPL Webmaster in Kids · Comments Off ·

Are you looking for activities for your kids during Spring Recess (March 30 – April 4)? Here’s what’s going on at both branches of the Irondequoit Public Library…

Monday, March 30

McGRAW @ 10:30 AM – StoryTime (Ages 2-5 With Adult): StoryTime is a series of 20-30 minute programs of fun and literacy support for young children. Each session features stories, songs, finger plays and more with a different theme each week. This week’s theme is “Spring.” No registration required.

Tuesday, March 31

McGRAW @ 1:00 PM – StoryTime (Ages 2-5 With Adult): StoryTime is a series of 20-30 minute programs of fun and literacy support for young children. Each session features stories, songs, finger plays and more with a different theme each week. This week’s theme is “Spring.” No registration required.

EVANS @ 1:30 PM – Frozen Party (All Ages): Meet your favorite princesses and enjoy movie-related activities. Registration is required.

McGRAW @ 3:00 PM – Invention Convention (Ages 6 and Up): We provide the materials, you provide the creativity. Let’s see what you can make. No registration required.

Wednesday, April 1

McGRAW @ 10:30 AM – History Houses With Theresa Wood (Ages 6 and Up): Meet American girl Kaya and learn about growing up out west before America became a country. You will get to view and touch real artifacts. Learn what it was like to live inside a snug teepee. No registration required.

EVANS @ 2:00 PM – April Fool’s Antics! (All Ages): Make some fun jokes you can use to prank your family and friends! Registration is required.

Thursday, April 2

McGRAW @ 10:30 AM – BabyTime (Ages 0-23 Months With Caregiver): Enjoy the company of other babies and caregivers while supporting your baby’s literacy through stories, songs and rhythm. No registration required.

McGRAW @ 11:30 AM – StoryTime (Ages 2-5 With Adult): StoryTime is a series of 20-30 minute programs of fun and literacy support for young children. Each session features stories, songs, finger plays and more with a different theme each week. This week’s theme is “Spring.” No registration required.

McGRAW @ 2:00 PM – Lego Challenge (Ages 5 and Up): Bring a friend and build Lego creations with the library’s Lego bricks. No registration required.

EVANS @ 6:30 PM – Meet the Easter Bunny (Ages 2 and Up): The Easter Bunny is stopping by the library! Enjoy an Easter story, make an Easter craft, and have your picture taken with the Easter Bunny himself! Registration is required.

Get Tickets Now for Friends of the Library Game Day on March 8

February 24th, 2015 by friends in Adults, Friends of the Library, Kids, Teens · Comments Off ·

candtlandSunday, March 8, 2015
2:00 PM – 5:00 PM
St. Paul Exempt Firemen’s Home, 690 Thomas Ave

The Friends of the Irondequoit Library will be hosting a Game Day on Sunday, March 8 at the St. Paul Exempt Firemen’s Home (690 Thomas Ave).

Game Day will be fun for all ages and will includes games, snacks, hot drinks, a cash bar, and a Life-Size Candy Land Board! Tickets are $3 per person or $10 per family and can be purchased at either branch of the Irondequoit Library or at the door on the day of the event. But hurry, space is limited.

All proceeds from the Friends of the Library Game Day will benefit library programs for children, teens, and adults.

Irondequoit Library Will Be Closed on Monday, February 16

February 13th, 2015 by John in Adults, Kids, Teens · Comments Off ·

Both branches of the Irondequoit Public Library will be closed on Monday, February 16 due to staff training. Regular hours will resume on Tuesday, February 17.

Library Closing at 3:00 PM on February 2, 2015

February 2nd, 2015 by John in Adults, Kids, Teens · Comments Off ·

Due to the weather, the Irondequoit Library will close at 3:00 PM today (Monday, February 2). We apologize for the inconvenience.

Weather permitting, regular hours will resume on Tuesday, February 3.