Library Programs for Kids

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.

Babytime
When: Monday, November 20, 2017 10:30 AM
Where: Irondequoit Public Library at Children’s Library Story Room

Ages 0-23 Months. Enjoy the company of other babies and caregivers while supporting your baby’s literacy through stories, songs and rhythm. No registration necessary.


StoryTime
When: Monday, November 20, 2017 11:30 AM
Where: Irondequoit Public Library at Children’s Library Story Room

Ages 2-5. 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. No registration necessary.


PJ Storytime
When: Monday, November 20, 2017 6:30 PM
Where: Irondequoit Public Library at Children’s Library Story Room

Ages 2-5

Enjoy a storytime with Miss Emily, then make a related craft to take home.  No registration necessary.


StoryTime
When: Tuesday, November 21, 2017 10:30 AM
Where: Irondequoit Public Library at Children’s Library Story Room

Ages 2-5. 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. No registration necessary.


Family Drop-In Craft
When: Tuesday, November 21, 2017 6:00 PM
Where: Irondequoit Public Library at Children’s Library Activity Room

Caregivers and children 5-10 are welcome to drop-in for a self-directed craft in the Children’s Activity Room! Each week we’ll have a different craft for you to complete at your own pace.


Thanksgiving Craft for Kids
When: Wednesday, November 22, 2017 11:00 AM
Where: Irondequoit Public Library at Irondequoit Bay Meeting Room (#115)

Join us for a holiday themed craft! For children ages 6-12. Registration required.


Library Closed
When: Thursday, November 23, 2017 12:00 AM
Where: Irondequoit Public Library



Babytime
When: Monday, November 27, 2017 10:30 AM
Where: Irondequoit Public Library at Children’s Library Story Room

Ages 0-23 Months. Enjoy the company of other babies and caregivers while supporting your baby’s literacy through stories, songs and rhythm. No registration necessary.


StoryTime
When: Monday, November 27, 2017 11:30 AM
Where: Irondequoit Public Library at Children’s Library Story Room

Ages 2-5. 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. No registration necessary.


PJ Storytime
When: Monday, November 27, 2017 6:30 PM
Where: Irondequoit Public Library at Children’s Library Story Room

Ages 2-5

Enjoy a storytime with Miss Emily, then make a related craft to take home.  No registration necessary.


StoryTime
When: Tuesday, November 28, 2017 10:30 AM
Where: Irondequoit Public Library at Children’s Library Story Room

Ages 2-5. 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. No registration necessary.


Babytime
When: Thursday, November 30, 2017 10:30 AM
Where: Irondequoit Public Library at Children’s Library Story Room

Ages 0-23 Months. Enjoy the company of other babies and caregivers while supporting your baby’s literacy through stories, songs and rhythm. No registration necessary.


StoryTime
When: Thursday, November 30, 2017 11:30 AM
Where: Irondequoit Public Library at Children’s Library Story Room

Ages 2-5. 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. No registration necessary.


A Holiday Concert with the Oasis Community Chorus
When: Thursday, November 30, 2017 2:00 PM
Where: Irondequoit Public Library at Lake Ontario/Densmore Creek/Irondequoit Bay Meeting Room (#113 + #114 + #115)

Come enjoy a concert of seasonal favorites and winter songs to put you in the mood for the holidays! 


Family Drop-In Craft
When: Tuesday, December 05, 2017 6:00 PM
Where: Irondequoit Public Library at Children’s Library Activity Room

Caregivers and children 5-10 are welcome to drop-in for a self-directed craft in the Children’s Activity Room! Each week we’ll have a different craft for you to complete at your own pace.


Gifts Galore
When: Thursday, December 07, 2017 6:00 PM
Where: Irondequoit Public Library at Densmore Creek/Irondequoit Bay Meeting Room (#114 + #115)

Ages 4 and up. Drop in and make cool gifts to give to friends and family during the holidays.


United Stories of America: Obaida Omar
When: Saturday, December 09, 2017 10:30 AM
Where: Irondequoit Public Library at Lake Ontario/Densmore Creek/Irondequoit Bay Meeting Room (#113 + #114 + #115)

Join Obaida Omar for stories and a craft project focused on Muslim and immigrant pride. This program will be geared towards preschool-age children and their families. Registration begins September 1, 2017 – call the Irondequoit Library at (585) 336-6060 or visit www.irondequoitlibrary.org/calendar to sign up. 


A Holiday Concert by the Roc City Ringers
When: Saturday, December 09, 2017 2:00 PM
Where: Irondequoit Public Library at Lake Ontario/Densmore Creek/Irondequoit Bay Meeting Room (#113 + #114 + #115)

The Roc City Ringers are a community handbell ensemble who perform a wide range of classical, contemporary,
and sacred music. 


Gifts Galore
When: Monday, December 11, 2017 3:00 PM
Where: Irondequoit Public Library at Densmore Creek/Irondequoit Bay Meeting Room (#114 + #115)

Ages 4 and up. Drop in and make cool gifts to give to friends and family during the holidays.


Lego Club
When: Wednesday, December 13, 2017 6:30 PM
Where: Irondequoit Public Library at Children’s Library Activity Room

Ages 4 and up

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Visit with an Amerks Player and the Moose!
When: Thursday, December 14, 2017 6:30 PM
Where: Irondequoit Public Library at Children’s Library Story Room

Ages 4 and up. Come meet an Amerks player and the Moose!  The appearance will include a story, a demo of hockey equipment, and an autograph session.  Please register.


Family Drop-In Craft
When: Tuesday, December 19, 2017 6:00 PM
Where: Irondequoit Public Library at Children’s Library Activity Room

Caregivers and children 5-10 are welcome to drop-in for a self-directed craft in the Children’s Activity Room! Each week we’ll have a different craft for you to complete at your own pace.


Library Closed
When: Friday, December 22, 2017 12:00 AM
Where: Irondequoit Public Library



Library Closed
When: Saturday, December 23, 2017 12:00 AM
Where: Irondequoit Public Library



Library Closed
When: Sunday, December 24, 2017 12:00 AM
Where: Irondequoit Public Library



Library Closed
When: Monday, December 25, 2017 12:00 AM
Where: Irondequoit Public Library



Progressive Early Learning
When: Thursday, December 28, 2017 10:30 AM
Where: Irondequoit Public Library at Irondequoit Bay Meeting Room (#115)

This class provides a fun, meaningful and relevant playful learning experience for young children. We provide materials and activities that lay the foundation for S.T.E.A.M. learning. (S)cience, (T)echnology, (E)ngineering, (A)rts, (M)ath. Children will learn concepts and practice skills through hands on exploration and play such as pre-math and science, sensory experience, construction, creative problem solving, critical thinking and more. We provide experiences with blocks and loose parts, process oriented art, sensory and science, dramatic play and language and literacy.


Progressive Early Learning
When: Thursday, December 28, 2017 11:45 AM
Where: Irondequoit Public Library at Irondequoit Bay Meeting Room (#115)

This class provides a fun, meaningful and relevant playful learning experience for young children. We provide materials and activities that lay the foundation for S.T.E.A.M. learning. (S)cience, (T)echnology, (E)ngineering, (A)rts, (M)ath. Children will learn concepts and practice skills through hands on exploration and play such as pre-math and science, sensory experience, construction, creative problem solving, critical thinking and more. We provide experiences with blocks and loose parts, process oriented art, sensory and science, dramatic play and language and literacy.


Toddler Dance Party!
When: Friday, December 29, 2017 10:30 AM
Where: Irondequoit Public Library at Lake Ontario Meeting Room (#113)

Join us for music and movement as we shake all our sillies out! For children and caregivers. No registration required.


A Concert by HochStrings Adult Chamber Orchestra
When: Monday, January 29, 2018 7:00 PM
Where: Irondequoit Public Library at Lake Ontario/Densmore Creek/Irondequoit Bay Meeting Room (#113 + #114 + #115)

HochStrings in the Hochstein School’s adult chamber orchestra. HochStrings is founded and directed by Pia Liptak and is entering its 5th season in 2017-18. The members are experienced students from the Rochester area who form an ensemble of about 10-12 violin, viola and cello players. The orchestra performs three times annually at the Hochstein School of Music and Dance and also enjoys playing concerts in the community. Concert venues have included the Churchville-Chili Community Music Festival and the Seneca Zoo Park. The group has also collaborated with French Road elementary School where the orchestra performed a collaborative, inter-generational concert with the school’s chamber orchestra of children. 


A Valentine's Day Performance by the Rochester Oasis Tappers
When: Wednesday, February 14, 2018 3:00 PM
Where: Irondequoit Public Library at Lake Ontario/Densmore Creek/Irondequoit Bay Meeting Room (#113 + #114 + #115)

Join us for a Valentine-themed performance by the Rochester Oasis Tappers, a group of senior dancers between the ages of 50 and 99 years young!  They are affiliated with the national Oasis Institute, a non-profit organization dedicated to enriching the lives of mature adults, and creating opportunities for personal growth and community service. The Oasis Tappers meet for practice sessions twice a week and perform for numerous senior facilities and organizations year-round. 


Preschool Open House
When: Thursday, February 15, 2018 6:00 PM
Where: Irondequoit Public Library at Lake Ontario/Densmore Creek Meeting Room (#113 + #114)

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.  No registration necessary. Normal 0 false false false EN-US X-NONE X-NONE /* Style Definitions */ table.MsoNormalTable {mso-style-name:”Table Normal”; mso-style-parent:””; line-height:107%; font-size:11.0pt; font-family:”Calibri”,sans-serif;}