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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: Thursday, July 28, 2016 10:30 AM
Where: Irondequoit Public Library at Children’s Library Story Room

Birth – 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, July 28, 2016 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.


Learn to Crochet with Tamara Kelley
When: Thursday, July 28, 2016 3:00 PM
Where: Irondequoit Public Library at Newport Conference Room (#216)

Ages 9 and up. Learn the basics and make small projects. Yarn and hooks provided. Registration is required – please note that when you sign up, you are signing up for the series ( June 30, July 7, 14, 21, 28, August 4 Normal 0 false false false EN-US X-NONE X-NONE /* Style Definitions */ table.MsoNormalTable {mso-style-name:”Table Normal”; mso-tstyle-rowband-size:0; mso-tstyle-colband-size:0; mso-style-noshow:yes; mso-style-priority:99; mso-style-parent:””; mso-padding-alt:0in 5.4pt 0in 5.4pt; mso-para-margin-top:0in; mso-para-margin-right:0in; mso-para-margin-bottom:8.0pt; mso-para-margin-left:0in; line-height:107%; mso-pagination:widow-orphan; font-size:11.0pt; font-family:”Calibri”,sans-serif; mso-ascii-font-family:Calibri; mso-ascii-theme-font:minor-latin; mso-hansi-font-family:Calibri; mso-hansi-theme-font:minor-latin;} ).


Farmer’s Market Storytime
When: Thursday, July 28, 2016 4:30 PM
Where: Irondequoit Public Library

Ages 2–6 with a caregiver. Join Mrs. Otto (6/30, 7/21), Miss Emily (7/7, 7/14), Miss Amy (7/28, 8/11, 8/25), or Mr. Matt (8/4, 8/18) for stories at the Irondequoit Farmers’ Market! We meet by the Blacksmith’s Shop. Feel free to bring a blanket or lawn chairs! No registration necessary.


Babytime
When: Monday, August 01, 2016 10:30 AM
Where: Irondequoit Public Library at Children’s Library Story Room

Birth – 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, August 01, 2016 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.


Storytime
When: Tuesday, August 02, 2016 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.


Oasis Community Chorus
When: Tuesday, August 02, 2016 7:00 PM
Where: Irondequoit Public Library at Lake Ontario/Densmore Creek/Irondequoit Bay Meeting Room (#113 + #114 + #115)

A chorus will perform a variety of songs, from Broadway selections to old favorites. Registration is required.


Toddler Tales & Crafts
When: Wednesday, August 03, 2016 10:30 AM
Where: Irondequoit Public Library at Children’s Library Story Room

Ages 3–5 with a caregiver. Each week, we’ll read books together then make projects that go along with them! Join us to explore themes within children’s books through hands-on projects and songs. Make sure to bring your listening ears and your imagination! Registration is required – Please note that when you register, you are signing up for the 4-week session (August 3, 10, 17, & 24). Normal 0 false false false EN-US X-NONE X-NONE /* Style Definitions */ table.MsoNormalTable {mso-style-name:”Table Normal”; mso-tstyle-rowband-size:0; mso-tstyle-colband-size:0; mso-style-noshow:yes; mso-style-priority:99; mso-style-parent:””; mso-padding-alt:0in 5.4pt 0in 5.4pt; mso-para-margin-top:0in; mso-para-margin-right:0in; mso-para-margin-bottom:8.0pt; mso-para-margin-left:0in; line-height:107%; mso-pagination:widow-orphan; font-size:11.0pt; font-family:”Calibri”,sans-serif; mso-ascii-font-family:Calibri; mso-ascii-theme-font:minor-latin; mso-hansi-font-family:Calibri; mso-hansi-theme-font:minor-latin;}

(Presented with the Parks and Recreation Department)


On Your Mark, Get Set, Bake!
When: Wednesday, August 03, 2016 1:00 PM
Where: Irondequoit Public Library at Irondequoit Bay Meeting Room (#115)

Ages 6-12. The Storybook Cook, Liz Bauld, will show participants some of the science behind what makes baking and cooking work. Registration is required.


Babytime
When: Thursday, August 04, 2016 10:30 AM
Where: Irondequoit Public Library at Children’s Library Story Room

Birth – 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, August 04, 2016 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.


Learn to Crochet with Tamara Kelley
When: Thursday, August 04, 2016 3:00 PM
Where: Irondequoit Public Library at Newport Conference Room (#216)

Ages 9 and up. Learn the basics and make small projects. Yarn and hooks provided. Registration is required – please note that when you sign up, you are signing up for the series ( June 30, July 7, 14, 21, 28, August 4 Normal 0 false false false EN-US X-NONE X-NONE /* Style Definitions */ table.MsoNormalTable {mso-style-name:”Table Normal”; mso-tstyle-rowband-size:0; mso-tstyle-colband-size:0; mso-style-noshow:yes; mso-style-priority:99; mso-style-parent:””; mso-padding-alt:0in 5.4pt 0in 5.4pt; mso-para-margin-top:0in; mso-para-margin-right:0in; mso-para-margin-bottom:8.0pt; mso-para-margin-left:0in; line-height:107%; mso-pagination:widow-orphan; font-size:11.0pt; font-family:”Calibri”,sans-serif; mso-ascii-font-family:Calibri; mso-ascii-theme-font:minor-latin; mso-hansi-font-family:Calibri; mso-hansi-theme-font:minor-latin;} ).


Farmer’s Market Storytime
When: Thursday, August 04, 2016 4:30 PM
Where: Irondequoit Public Library

Ages 2–6 with a caregiver. Join Mrs. Otto (6/30, 7/21), Miss Emily (7/7, 7/14), Miss Amy (7/28, 8/11, 8/25), or Mr. Matt (8/4, 8/18) for stories at the Irondequoit Farmers’ Market! We meet by the Blacksmith’s Shop. Feel free to bring a blanket or lawn chairs! No registration necessary.


Italian Discovery Workshop
When: Thursday, August 04, 2016 6:30 PM
Where: Irondequoit Public Library at Laurelton Conference Room (#213)

An ongoing class for patrons interested in learning and practicing Italian at beginning and intermediate levels. A typical workshop will include participant-initiated conversation and some reading and sentence transformations. This class is run by Irondequoit resident Laura Klinkon, and questions can be directed to her by phone (544-6449) or email (laura_k_cc@yahoo.com).


Artisan Jazz Trio
When: Thursday, August 04, 2016 7:00 PM
Where: Irondequoit Public Library at Lake Ontario/Densmore Creek/Irondequoit Bay Meeting Room (#113 + #114 + #115)

A concert of mellow jazz played on bass, saxophone, and guitar by local Rochester musicians. Registration is required.


Live Birds of Prey Demonstration With Wild Wings
When: Friday, August 05, 2016 1:00 PM
Where: Irondequoit Public Library at Lake Ontario/Densmore Creek/Irondequoit Bay Meeting Room (#113 + #114 + #115)

The audience will be introduced to different families of raptors while learning about the natural history, biology and physical adaptations of birds of prey. No registration required.


Lego Club
When: Tuesday, August 09, 2016 6:30 PM
Where: Irondequoit Public Library at Children’s Library Activity Room

Ages 4 and up. A member of the Rochester Lego Users Group will be on hand to provide inspiration and instruction. Lego bricks will be provided; just bring your imagination! No registration necessary.


Toddler Tales & Crafts
When: Wednesday, August 10, 2016 10:30 AM
Where: Irondequoit Public Library at Children’s Library Story Room

Ages 3–5 with a caregiver. Each week, we’ll read books together then make projects that go along with them! Join us to explore themes within children’s books through hands-on projects and songs. Make sure to bring your listening ears and your imagination! Registration is required – Please note that when you register, you are signing up for the 4-week session (August 3, 10, 17, & 24). Normal 0 false false false EN-US X-NONE X-NONE /* Style Definitions */ table.MsoNormalTable {mso-style-name:”Table Normal”; mso-tstyle-rowband-size:0; mso-tstyle-colband-size:0; mso-style-noshow:yes; mso-style-priority:99; mso-style-parent:””; mso-padding-alt:0in 5.4pt 0in 5.4pt; mso-para-margin-top:0in; mso-para-margin-right:0in; mso-para-margin-bottom:8.0pt; mso-para-margin-left:0in; line-height:107%; mso-pagination:widow-orphan; font-size:11.0pt; font-family:”Calibri”,sans-serif; mso-ascii-font-family:Calibri; mso-ascii-theme-font:minor-latin; mso-hansi-font-family:Calibri; mso-hansi-theme-font:minor-latin;}

(Presented with the Parks and Recreation Department)


Farmer’s Market Storytime
When: Thursday, August 11, 2016 4:30 PM
Where: Irondequoit Public Library

Ages 2–6 with a caregiver. Join Mrs. Otto (6/30, 7/21), Miss Emily (7/7, 7/14), Miss Amy (7/28, 8/11, 8/25), or Mr. Matt (8/4, 8/18) for stories at the Irondequoit Farmers’ Market! We meet by the Blacksmith’s Shop. Feel free to bring a blanket or lawn chairs! No registration necessary.


Italian Discovery Workshop
When: Thursday, August 11, 2016 6:30 PM
Where: Irondequoit Public Library at Laurelton Conference Room (#213)

An ongoing class for patrons interested in learning and practicing Italian at beginning and intermediate levels. A typical workshop will include participant-initiated conversation and some reading and sentence transformations. This class is run by Irondequoit resident Laura Klinkon, and questions can be directed to her by phone (544-6449) or email (laura_k_cc@yahoo.com).


PJ Storytime & Craft
When: Monday, August 15, 2016 6:30 PM
Where: Irondequoit Public Library at Children’s Library Story Room

Ages 2–5 with a caregiver. Enjoy stories, rhymes, and songs, then make a related craft to take home.  PJs are welcome but not a must; wear whatever you’re most comfortable in. No registration necessary.


Toddler Tales & Crafts
When: Wednesday, August 17, 2016 10:30 AM
Where: Irondequoit Public Library at Children’s Library Story Room

Ages 3–5 with a caregiver. Each week, we’ll read books together then make projects that go along with them! Join us to explore themes within children’s books through hands-on projects and songs. Make sure to bring your listening ears and your imagination! Registration is required – Please note that when you register, you are signing up for the 4-week session (August 3, 10, 17, & 24). Normal 0 false false false EN-US X-NONE X-NONE /* Style Definitions */ table.MsoNormalTable {mso-style-name:”Table Normal”; mso-tstyle-rowband-size:0; mso-tstyle-colband-size:0; mso-style-noshow:yes; mso-style-priority:99; mso-style-parent:””; mso-padding-alt:0in 5.4pt 0in 5.4pt; mso-para-margin-top:0in; mso-para-margin-right:0in; mso-para-margin-bottom:8.0pt; mso-para-margin-left:0in; line-height:107%; mso-pagination:widow-orphan; font-size:11.0pt; font-family:”Calibri”,sans-serif; mso-ascii-font-family:Calibri; mso-ascii-theme-font:minor-latin; mso-hansi-font-family:Calibri; mso-hansi-theme-font:minor-latin;}

(Presented with the Parks and Recreation Department)


Lego Club
When: Wednesday, August 17, 2016 6:30 PM
Where: Irondequoit Public Library at Children’s Library Activity Room

Ages 4 and up. A member of the Rochester Lego Users Group will be on hand to provide inspiration and instruction. Lego bricks will be provided; just bring your imagination! No registration necessary.


Farmer’s Market Storytime
When: Thursday, August 18, 2016 4:30 PM
Where: Irondequoit Public Library

Ages 2–6 with a caregiver. Join Mrs. Otto (6/30, 7/21), Miss Emily (7/7, 7/14), Miss Amy (7/28, 8/11, 8/25), or Mr. Matt (8/4, 8/18) for stories at the Irondequoit Farmers’ Market! We meet by the Blacksmith’s Shop. Feel free to bring a blanket or lawn chairs! No registration necessary.


Italian Discovery Workshop
When: Thursday, August 18, 2016 6:30 PM
Where: Irondequoit Public Library at Laurelton Conference Room (#213)

An ongoing class for patrons interested in learning and practicing Italian at beginning and intermediate levels. A typical workshop will include participant-initiated conversation and some reading and sentence transformations. This class is run by Irondequoit resident Laura Klinkon, and questions can be directed to her by phone (544-6449) or email (laura_k_cc@yahoo.com).


Toddler Tales & Crafts
When: Wednesday, August 24, 2016 10:30 AM
Where: Irondequoit Public Library at Children’s Library Story Room

Ages 3–5 with a caregiver. Each week, we’ll read books together then make projects that go along with them! Join us to explore themes within children’s books through hands-on projects and songs. Make sure to bring your listening ears and your imagination! Registration is required – Please note that when you register, you are signing up for the 4-week session (August 3, 10, 17, & 24). Normal 0 false false false EN-US X-NONE X-NONE /* Style Definitions */ table.MsoNormalTable {mso-style-name:”Table Normal”; mso-tstyle-rowband-size:0; mso-tstyle-colband-size:0; mso-style-noshow:yes; mso-style-priority:99; mso-style-parent:””; mso-padding-alt:0in 5.4pt 0in 5.4pt; mso-para-margin-top:0in; mso-para-margin-right:0in; mso-para-margin-bottom:8.0pt; mso-para-margin-left:0in; line-height:107%; mso-pagination:widow-orphan; font-size:11.0pt; font-family:”Calibri”,sans-serif; mso-ascii-font-family:Calibri; mso-ascii-theme-font:minor-latin; mso-hansi-font-family:Calibri; mso-hansi-theme-font:minor-latin;}

(Presented with the Parks and Recreation Department)


Farmer’s Market Storytime
When: Thursday, August 25, 2016 4:30 PM
Where: Irondequoit Public Library

Ages 2–6 with a caregiver. Join Mrs. Otto (6/30, 7/21), Miss Emily (7/7, 7/14), Miss Amy (7/28, 8/11, 8/25), or Mr. Matt (8/4, 8/18) for stories at the Irondequoit Farmers’ Market! We meet by the Blacksmith’s Shop. Feel free to bring a blanket or lawn chairs! No registration necessary.


Italian Discovery Workshop
When: Thursday, August 25, 2016 6:30 PM
Where: Irondequoit Public Library at Laurelton Conference Room (#213)

An ongoing class for patrons interested in learning and practicing Italian at beginning and intermediate levels. A typical workshop will include participant-initiated conversation and some reading and sentence transformations. This class is run by Irondequoit resident Laura Klinkon, and questions can be directed to her by phone (544-6449) or email (laura_k_cc@yahoo.com).


LIBRARY CLOSED
When: Saturday, September 03, 2016 12:00 AM
Where: Irondequoit Public Library

Happy Labor Day! The Irondequoit Public Library will be closed on Saturday, September 3, Sunday, September 4, and Monday, September 5.

Regular Saturday hours will resume this weekend, beginning on Saturday, September 10.


LIBRARY CLOSED
When: Sunday, September 04, 2016 12:00 AM
Where: Irondequoit Public Library

Happy Labor Day! The Irondequoit Public Library will be closed on Saturday, September 3, Sunday, September 4, and Monday, September 5.

Regular Saturday hours will resume this weekend, beginning on Saturday, September 10.


LIBRARY CLOSED
When: Monday, September 05, 2016 12:00 AM
Where: Irondequoit Public Library

Happy Labor Day! The Irondequoit Public Library will be closed on Saturday, September 3, Sunday, September 4, and Monday, September 5.

Regular Saturday hours will resume this weekend, beginning on Saturday, September 10.


Family Yoga with Samana Lake
When: Monday, September 19, 2016 6:00 PM
Where: Irondequoit Public Library at Densmore Creek Meeting Room (#114)


Four Shillings Short: Around the World in 30 Instruments
When: Tuesday, September 27, 2016 6:30 PM
Where: Irondequoit Public Library at Lake Ontario/Densmore Creek/Irondequoit Bay Meeting Room (#113 + #114 + #115)

A husband and wife duo perform traditional music from Ireland, Scotland, England, Europe, the Americas, and India on over 30 different world instruments. Registration is required.


PoetryMusic: Where Words and Music Meet
When: Thursday, October 06, 2016 7:00 PM
Where: Irondequoit Public Library at Lake Ontario/Densmore Creek/Irondequoit Bay Meeting Room (#113 + #114 + #115)

A unique concert that combines visual images, poetry, and music performed on cello, vibes, and voice. Registration is required.


LIBRARY CLOSED
When: Monday, October 10, 2016 12:00 AM
Where: Irondequoit Public Library

Happy Columbus Day! The Irondequoit Public Library will be closed on Monday, October 10.