Welcome to the IPL Teen Blog!

The Irondequoit Library Will Be Closed on Friday, November 10, 2017

November 8th, 2017 by IPL Webmaster in Adults, Kids, Teens · No Comments ·

The Irondequoit Public Library will be closed on Friday, November 10 for Veterans Day. Regular hours will resume on Saturday, November 11 at 10:00 AM.

If you’d like to help us honor our veterans, a special Veterans Day Observance, sponsored by American Legion Post #134, will be held on the Town Hall Campus at 10:45 AM on Saturday. Refreshments will be available following the ceremony

New Teen and Tween Books: October 2017

October 31st, 2017 by Craig - Teen Librarian in New on the Shelves, Teens · No Comments ·

Calling all teen and tween readers! A big batch of new books are now available to check out in the Teen Library including Before the Devil Breaks You (The Diviners #3) by Libba Bray, It Devours! (Welcome to Night Vale #2) by Joseph Fink, Turtles All the Way Down by John Green, and many more.

Click the “Read More” link to check out the full list and feel free to call us anytime at 336-6060 or click the links below to get on the hold list for any (or all) of these titles… (more…)

Do. Or do not. There is no try… Star Wars Reads Day is This Saturday (10/28/17)

October 23rd, 2017 by IPL Webmaster in Adults, Kids, Teens · No Comments ·

You don’t have to travel to a galaxy far, far away to enjoy Star Wars.

Come and join us on Saturday, October 28, from 11:30 AM to 12:30 PM for Star Wars-themed games and crafts.

Follow “The Path of the Jedi” to earn a special prize.

Program Alert: A Visit with Susan B. Anthony (10/21/17)

October 18th, 2017 by Miss Amy - Children's Librarian in Adults, Kids, Programs, Teens · Comments Off on Program Alert: A Visit with Susan B. Anthony (10/21/17) ·

Learn about suffragist and civil rights activist Susan B. Anthony in this upcoming program! Registration is required, so please give us a call at 336-6060 to sign up, or register online now!

Failure Is Impossible: A Visit with Susan B. Anthony
Saturday, October 21, at 1:00 PM

Come meet with suffragist and civil rights activist Susan B. Anthony! Learn about social conditions in 1880 and Miss Anthony’s participation in the fight for women’s rights, abolition, and temperance.

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

October 16th, 2017 by IPL Webmaster in Adults, Kids, Teens · Comments Off on Limited Services Will Be Available This Sunday (10/22/17) ·

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 – 10/28

October 12th, 2017 by IPL Webmaster in Adults, Kids, Teens · Comments Off on Come See the Town of Irondequoit’s Pumpkin Decorating Contest from 10/13 – 10/28 ·

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!