Library Programs for Adults

If you wish to register for any of our programs, click the links below to fill out our online registration form. You can also get a reminder by email or in a text message. You can also register for all programs in person or by calling us at 336-6060.


Meet with a LawNY Health Insurance Navigator
When: Friday, July 28, 2017 1:00 PM
Where: Irondequoit Public Library at White City Study Room (#220)

Do you need help applying or renewing your health insurance? Do you have questions about your current health coverage? An experienced LawNY Navigator can help you and your family explore your health insurance options and enroll in coverage through the New York State of Health Marketplace (NYSOH). LawNY Navigators can help residents of Monroe and Livingston Counties apply for Medicaid, the Essential Plan, or a Private Health Plan. Note: individuals aged 65 or older, and individuals who receive Medicare are generally not eligible for insurance on the Marketplace. 

*** Please bring photo ID, proof of income in the form of the most recent 4 weeks worth of paystubs or if self employed previous year’s tax return, immigration or naturalization papers (if applicable), and social security numbers an birth dates of all family members.****


Meet with a LawNY Health Insurance Navigator
When: Friday, July 28, 2017 2:00 PM
Where: Irondequoit Public Library at White City Study Room (#220)

Do you need help applying or renewing your health insurance? Do you have questions about your current health coverage? An experienced LawNY Navigator can help you and your family explore your health insurance options and enroll in coverage through the New York State of Health Marketplace (NYSOH). LawNY Navigators can help residents of Monroe and Livingston Counties apply for Medicaid, the Essential Plan, or a Private Health Plan. Note: individuals aged 65 or older, and individuals who receive Medicare are generally not eligible for insurance on the Marketplace. 

*** Please bring photo ID, proof of income in the form of the most recent 4 weeks worth of paystubs or if self employed previous year’s tax return, immigration or naturalization papers (if applicable), and social security numbers an birth dates of all family members.****


Meet with a LawNY Health Insurance Navigator
When: Friday, July 28, 2017 3:00 PM
Where: Irondequoit Public Library at White City Study Room (#220)

Do you need help applying or renewing your health insurance? Do you have questions about your current health coverage? An experienced LawNY Navigator can help you and your family explore your health insurance options and enroll in coverage through the New York State of Health Marketplace (NYSOH). LawNY Navigators can help residents of Monroe and Livingston Counties apply for Medicaid, the Essential Plan, or a Private Health Plan. Note: individuals aged 65 or older, and individuals who receive Medicare are generally not eligible for insurance on the Marketplace. 

*** Please bring photo ID, proof of income in the form of the most recent 4 weeks worth of paystubs or if self employed previous year’s tax return, immigration or naturalization papers (if applicable), and social security numbers an birth dates of all family members.****


Meet with a LawNY Health Insurance Navigator
When: Friday, July 28, 2017 4:00 PM
Where: Irondequoit Public Library at White City Study Room (#220)

Do you need help applying or renewing your health insurance? Do you have questions about your current health coverage? An experienced LawNY Navigator can help you and your family explore your health insurance options and enroll in coverage through the New York State of Health Marketplace (NYSOH). LawNY Navigators can help residents of Monroe and Livingston Counties apply for Medicaid, the Essential Plan, or a Private Health Plan. Note: individuals aged 65 or older, and individuals who receive Medicare are generally not eligible for insurance on the Marketplace. 

*** Please bring photo ID, proof of income in the form of the most recent 4 weeks worth of paystubs or if self employed previous year’s tax return, immigration or naturalization papers (if applicable), and social security numbers an birth dates of all family members.****


Teen Tech Tutors
When: Monday, July 31, 2017 4:00 PM
Where: Irondequoit Public Library at Forest House Study Room (#212)

Would you like to learn Microsoft Word or Excel? Are you struggling to download that one eBook? Come in during our drop in hours on Mondays and Wednesdays from 4-6 to get help with your technology questions from trained Teen Tech Tutors.  See a staff member at a Reference Desk for more information.


Community Spanish Class
When: Monday, July 31, 2017 7:00 PM
Where: Irondequoit Public Library at Lake Ontario Meeting Room (#113)

An English-as-a-Second Language teacher will teach a 4-session class on beginning Spanish. Each session will focus on a theme and will be taught in Spanish. Beginner and intermediate speakers are welcome. Registration is required for each session. 


Drop-in Knitting Circle
When: Tuesday, August 01, 2017 1:00 PM
Where: Irondequoit Public Library at Laurelton Conference Room (#213)

Bring your knitting, quilting, or needlework supplies and projects along, and chat with others while you work. No registration required.


Historical book discussion group
When: Tuesday, August 01, 2017 7:00 PM
Where: Irondequoit Public Library at Lake Ontario Meeting Room (#113)


Teen Tech Tutors
When: Wednesday, August 02, 2017 4:00 PM
Where: Irondequoit Public Library at Forest House Study Room (#212)

Would you like to learn Microsoft Word or Excel? Are you struggling to download that one eBook? Come in during our drop in hours on Mondays and Wednesdays from 4-6 to get help with your technology questions from trained Teen Tech Tutors.  See a staff member at a Reference Desk for more information.


Fascinating Israel Travelogue by Bob Vukosic (OSHER Speakers Bureau)
When: Wednesday, August 02, 2017 7:00 PM
Where: Irondequoit Public Library at Lake Ontario Meeting Room (#113)

This travelogue of a March 2016 tour of Israel provides an up-close look at the treasure trove of historical and biblical sights as well as an appreciation of the accomplishments and beauty of modern Israel. Some of the major attractions of the tour include Tel Aviv, the UNESCO World Heritage Sites such as the Baha’i Shrine in Haifa and the immense underground Crusader City in Acre, a visit to a kibbutz, a cruise on the Sea of Galilee, the walled city of old Jerusalem, the Masada desert fortress, and the Dead Sea. Sponsored by OSHER. 



Basic Crochet for Beginners with Tamara Kelley
When: Thursday, August 03, 2017 6:00 PM
Where: Irondequoit Public Library at Laurelton Conference Room (#213)

If you’ve never learned how to crochet, this 5-week program is for you! Tamara Kelley with teach basic crochet techniques and help individuals learn to do the chain stitch, single crochet, half-double, and double crochet stitches. You will make a variety of basic stitch squares and join all the squares together in the final class. Some homework may be required in order to complete the squares. Each individual must bring a skein of worsted weight yarn (size 4) and a crochet hook size G (4.0 mm) or H (5.0 mm). Registration required for the entire 5-week series. 


Teen Tech Tutors
When: Monday, August 07, 2017 4:00 PM
Where: Irondequoit Public Library at Forest House Study Room (#212)

Would you like to learn Microsoft Word or Excel? Are you struggling to download that one eBook? Come in during our drop in hours on Mondays and Wednesdays from 4-6 to get help with your technology questions from trained Teen Tech Tutors.  See a staff member at a Reference Desk for more information.


Drop-in Knitting Circle
When: Tuesday, August 08, 2017 1:00 PM
Where: Irondequoit Public Library at Laurelton Conference Room (#213)

Bring your knitting, quilting, or needlework supplies and projects along, and chat with others while you work. No registration required.


Contemporary Book Discussion Group
When: Tuesday, August 08, 2017 7:00 PM
Where: Irondequoit Public Library at Lake Ontario Meeting Room (#113)


Teen Tech Tutors
When: Wednesday, August 09, 2017 4:00 PM
Where: Irondequoit Public Library at Forest House Study Room (#212)

Would you like to learn Microsoft Word or Excel? Are you struggling to download that one eBook? Come in during our drop in hours on Mondays and Wednesdays from 4-6 to get help with your technology questions from trained Teen Tech Tutors.  See a staff member at a Reference Desk for more information.


America the Beautiful: The Lonestar State of Texas with Christine Simons
When: Wednesday, August 09, 2017 7:00 PM
Where: Irondequoit Public Library at Lake Ontario Meeting Room (#113)

Visit the beautiful city of Austin, Texas’s capital, the LBJ Texas Whitehouse and Presidential library, and Lady Bird’s wildflower garden.  Enjoy the Spanish Mission Trail of San Antonio, including the Alamo.  Take a stroll along the city’s infamous riverwalk.  Lastly, enjoy the coastal city of Corpus Christi.


Historical Fiction Book Discussion
When: Thursday, August 10, 2017 2:00 PM
Where: Irondequoit Public Library at Lake Ontario Meeting Room (#113)


Contemporary Book Discussion Group
When: Thursday, August 10, 2017 3:00 PM
Where: Irondequoit Public Library at Lake Ontario Meeting Room (#113)


Basic Crochet for Beginners with Tamara Kelley
When: Thursday, August 10, 2017 6:00 PM
Where: Irondequoit Public Library at Laurelton Conference Room (#213)

If you’ve never learned how to crochet, this 5-week program is for you! Tamara Kelley with teach basic crochet techniques and help individuals learn to do the chain stitch, single crochet, half-double, and double crochet stitches. You will make a variety of basic stitch squares and join all the squares together in the final class. Some homework may be required in order to complete the squares. Each individual must bring a skein of worsted weight yarn (size 4) and a crochet hook size G (4.0 mm) or H (5.0 mm). Registration required for the entire 5-week series. 


Teen Tech Tutors
When: Monday, August 14, 2017 4:00 PM
Where: Irondequoit Public Library at Forest House Study Room (#212)

Would you like to learn Microsoft Word or Excel? Are you struggling to download that one eBook? Come in during our drop in hours on Mondays and Wednesdays from 4-6 to get help with your technology questions from trained Teen Tech Tutors.  See a staff member at a Reference Desk for more information.


Community Spanish Class
When: Monday, August 14, 2017 7:00 PM
Where: Irondequoit Public Library at Lake Ontario Meeting Room (#113)

An English-as-a-Second Language teacher will teach a 4-session class on beginning Spanish. Each session will focus on a theme and will be taught in Spanish. Beginner and intermediate speakers are welcome. Registration is required for each session. 


AARP Safe Driving Class
When: Tuesday, August 15, 2017 10:15 AM
Where: Irondequoit Public Library at Densmore Creek/Irondequoit Bay Meeting Room (#114 + #115)

HOSTED BY PARKS & REC DEPARTMENT. PLEASE CALL 336-6070 TO REGISTER.

A classroom driver refresher course designed for drivers aged 50 and over. Graduates are entitled to a 10% discount on their liability and collision insurance.


Drop-in Knitting Circle
When: Tuesday, August 15, 2017 1:00 PM
Where: Irondequoit Public Library at Laurelton Conference Room (#213)

Bring your knitting, quilting, or needlework supplies and projects along, and chat with others while you work. No registration required.


Fabulous Fruits with Liz Bauld, the Storybook Cook
When: Tuesday, August 15, 2017 6:30 PM
Where: Irondequoit Public Library at Densmore Creek/Irondequoit Bay Meeting Room (#114 + #115)

Join us as Liz makes some delicious entrees using in-season, fresh fruits. Registration required. 


Monthly Talking Circle
When: Wednesday, August 16, 2017 2:00 PM
Where: Irondequoit Public Library at Laurelton Conference Room (#213)

Taking part in a talking circle invites us to share our stories in ways that feel meaningful and safe to each of us. August’s topic is identity: how do we choose to identify ourselves and how does this make a difference? Co-facilitator Judith Lardner, welcomes your questions about circles and can be reached at judith.lardner@gmail.com . Registration is required.


Teen Tech Tutors
When: Wednesday, August 16, 2017 4:00 PM
Where: Irondequoit Public Library at Forest House Study Room (#212)

Would you like to learn Microsoft Word or Excel? Are you struggling to download that one eBook? Come in during our drop in hours on Mondays and Wednesdays from 4-6 to get help with your technology questions from trained Teen Tech Tutors.  See a staff member at a Reference Desk for more information.


Defeating Your Debt with the Consumer Credit Counseling Service of Rochester
When: Wednesday, August 16, 2017 7:00 PM
Where: Irondequoit Public Library at Irondequoit Bay Meeting Room (#115)

It is estimated the average American household owes $10,000 in credit card debt. This program covers strategies for negotiating interest rates, settlements, and developing repayment plans so consumers are empowered to take charge of their debt and work towards a debt-free lifestyle.

Registration required.


Basic Crochet for Beginners with Tamara Kelley
When: Thursday, August 17, 2017 6:00 PM
Where: Irondequoit Public Library at Laurelton Conference Room (#213)

If you’ve never learned how to crochet, this 5-week program is for you! Tamara Kelley with teach basic crochet techniques and help individuals learn to do the chain stitch, single crochet, half-double, and double crochet stitches. You will make a variety of basic stitch squares and join all the squares together in the final class. Some homework may be required in order to complete the squares. Each individual must bring a skein of worsted weight yarn (size 4) and a crochet hook size G (4.0 mm) or H (5.0 mm). Registration required for the entire 5-week series. 


Teen Tech Tutors
When: Monday, August 21, 2017 4:00 PM
Where: Irondequoit Public Library at Forest House Study Room (#212)

Would you like to learn Microsoft Word or Excel? Are you struggling to download that one eBook? Come in during our drop in hours on Mondays and Wednesdays from 4-6 to get help with your technology questions from trained Teen Tech Tutors.  See a staff member at a Reference Desk for more information.


Drop-in Knitting Circle
When: Tuesday, August 22, 2017 1:00 PM
Where: Irondequoit Public Library at Laurelton Conference Room (#213)

Bring your knitting, quilting, or needlework supplies and projects along, and chat with others while you work. No registration required.


A Swing-Dance Lesson with Alla and Marty
When: Tuesday, August 22, 2017 6:00 PM
Where: Irondequoit Public Library at Lake Ontario/Densmore Creek/Irondequoit Bay Meeting Room (#113 + #114 + #115)

Come learn the basics of swing dance–beginning footwork, leading and following! Wear smooth-soled shoes. No experience necessary. Just come to have fun!  No registration necessary. 


A Concert by The White Hots with vocalist Tina Albright
When: Tuesday, August 22, 2017 7:00 PM
Where: Irondequoit Public Library at Lake Ontario/Densmore Creek/Irondequoit Bay Meeting Room (#113 + #114 + #115)

Enjoy live music by the 5-piece band and practice the swing dance steps you learned from Alla and Marty! No registration necessary. 


Teen Tech Tutors
When: Wednesday, August 23, 2017 4:00 PM
Where: Irondequoit Public Library at Forest House Study Room (#212)

Would you like to learn Microsoft Word or Excel? Are you struggling to download that one eBook? Come in during our drop in hours on Mondays and Wednesdays from 4-6 to get help with your technology questions from trained Teen Tech Tutors.  See a staff member at a Reference Desk for more information.


Basic Crochet for Beginners with Tamara Kelley
When: Thursday, August 24, 2017 6:00 PM
Where: Irondequoit Public Library at Laurelton Conference Room (#213)

If you’ve never learned how to crochet, this 5-week program is for you! Tamara Kelley with teach basic crochet techniques and help individuals learn to do the chain stitch, single crochet, half-double, and double crochet stitches. You will make a variety of basic stitch squares and join all the squares together in the final class. Some homework may be required in order to complete the squares. Each individual must bring a skein of worsted weight yarn (size 4) and a crochet hook size G (4.0 mm) or H (5.0 mm). Registration required for the entire 5-week series. 


Meet with a LawNY Health Insurance Navigator
When: Friday, August 25, 2017 1:00 PM
Where: Irondequoit Public Library at White City Study Room (#220)

Do you need help applying or renewing your health insurance? Do you have questions about your current health coverage? An experienced LawNY Navigator can help you and your family explore your health insurance options and enroll in coverage through the New York State of Health Marketplace (NYSOH). LawNY Navigators can help residents of Monroe and Livingston Counties apply for Medicaid, the Essential Plan, or a Private Health Plan. Note: individuals aged 65 or older, and individuals who receive Medicare are generally not eligible for insurance on the Marketplace. 

*** Please bring photo ID, proof of income in the form of the most recent 4 weeks worth of paystubs or if self employed previous year’s tax return, immigration or naturalization papers (if applicable), and social security numbers an birth dates of all family members.****


Meet with a LawNY Health Insurance Navigator
When: Friday, August 25, 2017 2:00 PM
Where: Irondequoit Public Library at White City Study Room (#220)

Do you need help applying or renewing your health insurance? Do you have questions about your current health coverage? An experienced LawNY Navigator can help you and your family explore your health insurance options and enroll in coverage through the New York State of Health Marketplace (NYSOH). LawNY Navigators can help residents of Monroe and Livingston Counties apply for Medicaid, the Essential Plan, or a Private Health Plan. Note: individuals aged 65 or older, and individuals who receive Medicare are generally not eligible for insurance on the Marketplace. 

*** Please bring photo ID, proof of income in the form of the most recent 4 weeks worth of paystubs or if self employed previous year’s tax return, immigration or naturalization papers (if applicable), and social security numbers an birth dates of all family members.****


Meet with a LawNY Health Insurance Navigator
When: Friday, August 25, 2017 3:00 PM
Where: Irondequoit Public Library at White City Study Room (#220)

Do you need help applying or renewing your health insurance? Do you have questions about your current health coverage? An experienced LawNY Navigator can help you and your family explore your health insurance options and enroll in coverage through the New York State of Health Marketplace (NYSOH). LawNY Navigators can help residents of Monroe and Livingston Counties apply for Medicaid, the Essential Plan, or a Private Health Plan. Note: individuals aged 65 or older, and individuals who receive Medicare are generally not eligible for insurance on the Marketplace. 

*** Please bring photo ID, proof of income in the form of the most recent 4 weeks worth of paystubs or if self employed previous year’s tax return, immigration or naturalization papers (if applicable), and social security numbers an birth dates of all family members.****


Meet with a LawNY Health Insurance Navigator
When: Friday, August 25, 2017 4:00 PM
Where: Irondequoit Public Library at White City Study Room (#220)

Do you need help applying or renewing your health insurance? Do you have questions about your current health coverage? An experienced LawNY Navigator can help you and your family explore your health insurance options and enroll in coverage through the New York State of Health Marketplace (NYSOH). LawNY Navigators can help residents of Monroe and Livingston Counties apply for Medicaid, the Essential Plan, or a Private Health Plan. Note: individuals aged 65 or older, and individuals who receive Medicare are generally not eligible for insurance on the Marketplace. 

*** Please bring photo ID, proof of income in the form of the most recent 4 weeks worth of paystubs or if self employed previous year’s tax return, immigration or naturalization papers (if applicable), and social security numbers an birth dates of all family members.****


Teen Tech Tutors
When: Monday, August 28, 2017 4:00 PM
Where: Irondequoit Public Library at Forest House Study Room (#212)

Would you like to learn Microsoft Word or Excel? Are you struggling to download that one eBook? Come in during our drop in hours on Mondays and Wednesdays from 4-6 to get help with your technology questions from trained Teen Tech Tutors.  See a staff member at a Reference Desk for more information.


Community Spanish Class
When: Monday, August 28, 2017 7:00 PM
Where: Irondequoit Public Library at Lake Ontario Meeting Room (#113)

An English-as-a-Second Language teacher will teach a 4-session class on beginning Spanish. Each session will focus on a theme and will be taught in Spanish. Beginner and intermediate speakers are welcome. Registration is required for each session. 


Drop-in Knitting Circle
When: Tuesday, August 29, 2017 1:00 PM
Where: Irondequoit Public Library at Laurelton Conference Room (#213)

Bring your knitting, quilting, or needlework supplies and projects along, and chat with others while you work. No registration required.


Adult Coloring Evening
When: Tuesday, August 29, 2017 7:00 PM
Where: Irondequoit Public Library at Lake Ontario Meeting Room (#113)

Adult coloring promotes mental wellbeing and can put you in a state of “flow.” Join us for a relaxing and fun evening! We’ll supply the coloring sheets, colored pencils, and crayons.


Teen Tech Tutors
When: Wednesday, August 30, 2017 4:00 PM
Where: Irondequoit Public Library at Forest House Study Room (#212)

Would you like to learn Microsoft Word or Excel? Are you struggling to download that one eBook? Come in during our drop in hours on Mondays and Wednesdays from 4-6 to get help with your technology questions from trained Teen Tech Tutors.  See a staff member at a Reference Desk for more information.


Classic Book Discussion
When: Thursday, August 31, 2017 3:00 PM
Where: Irondequoit Public Library at Lake Ontario Meeting Room (#113)

The group meets twice a month to discuss a timeless classic. Come to whichever session fits your schedule. New members are always welcome! Book copies available on the shelves across from the first floor circulation desk. No registration required.


Basic Crochet for Beginners with Tamara Kelley
When: Thursday, August 31, 2017 6:00 PM
Where: Irondequoit Public Library at Laurelton Conference Room (#213)

If you’ve never learned how to crochet, this 5-week program is for you! Tamara Kelley with teach basic crochet techniques and help individuals learn to do the chain stitch, single crochet, half-double, and double crochet stitches. You will make a variety of basic stitch squares and join all the squares together in the final class. Some homework may be required in order to complete the squares. Each individual must bring a skein of worsted weight yarn (size 4) and a crochet hook size G (4.0 mm) or H (5.0 mm). Registration required for the entire 5-week series. 


Library Closed
When: Saturday, September 02, 2017 12:00 AM
Where: Irondequoit Public Library



Library Closed
When: Sunday, September 03, 2017 12:00 AM
Where: Irondequoit Public Library



Library Closed
When: Monday, September 04, 2017 12:00 AM
Where: Irondequoit Public Library



Drop-in Knitting Circle
When: Tuesday, September 05, 2017 1:00 PM
Where: Irondequoit Public Library at Laurelton Conference Room (#213)

Bring your knitting, quilting, or needlework supplies and projects along, and chat with others while you work. No registration required.


Flu Clinic with Wegmans Pharmacy
When: Tuesday, September 05, 2017 4:00 PM
Where: Irondequoit Public Library at Irondequoit Bay Meeting Room (#115)

A Wegmans pharmacist will be on hand to give your annual flu shot. Bring your insurance card and appropriate co-pay. No registration required: first come, first serve.