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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.

ASL Storytime
When: Saturday, January 21, 2017 10:15 AM
Where: Irondequoit Public Library at Children’s Library Story Room

Recommended for Ages 1-5. Come and join in a half hour of fun in American Sign Language (ASL). Children will have opportunities to learn ASL rhymes and rhythms as well as engage in a story presented in sign language. A voice interpreter will be provided for family members who may be learning ASL. No registration required.


Babytime
When: Monday, January 23, 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, January 23, 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 & Craft
When: Monday, January 23, 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, January 24, 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.


StoryTime
When: Wednesday, January 25, 2017 1:30 PM
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, January 26, 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, January 26, 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.


Winterfest
When: Saturday, January 28, 2017 11:00 AM
Where: Irondequoit Public Library at Lake Ontario/Densmore Creek/Irondequoit Bay Meeting Room (#113 + #114 + #115)

Irondequoit is known as a festival town but often times things slow down in the winter months. Our third annual Winterfest will get you out of the house and show you that it’s cool to be cold!

Break free from your cabin fever and bring your family, friends and neighbors to this free event with tons of great activities including:

  • Ice Skating Rink (weather permitting)
  • Horse Drawn Wagon Rides
  • Petting Zoo
  • Photo Booth
  • DJ & Balloon Twisting
  • Craft Vendors
  • Bonfire & Marshmallows
  • Food Trucks / Vendors
  • Crafts
  • Much More!
Most activities are free but some vendors may require cash.


Winterfest Drop-in Snowman Craft
When: Saturday, January 28, 2017 11:00 AM
Where: Irondequoit Public Library at Children’s Library Activity Room

Ages 2 and Up with a caregiver. Come make a festive snowman craft in the Activity Room during Winterfest! No registration, but supplies will be available on a first-come, first-serve basis. No registration required.


Babytime
When: Monday, January 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: Monday, January 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.


StoryTime
When: Tuesday, January 31, 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.


StoryTime
When: Wednesday, February 01, 2017 1:30 PM
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, February 02, 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, February 02, 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.


Take Your Child to the Library Day
When: Saturday, February 04, 2017 10:00 AM
Where: Irondequoit Public Library

For ages 2 and up. Find the blue bear hidden in the Children’s Library and get a small prize!

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Babytime
When: Monday, February 06, 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, February 06, 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 & Craft
When: Monday, February 06, 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, February 07, 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.


StoryTime
When: Wednesday, February 08, 2017 1:30 PM
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.


Lego Club
When: Wednesday, February 08, 2017 6:30 PM
Where: Irondequoit Public Library at Children’s Library Activity Room

Ages 4 and up

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Babytime
When: Thursday, February 09, 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, February 09, 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.


Babytime
When: Monday, February 13, 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, February 13, 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 & Craft
When: Monday, February 13, 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, February 14, 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.


StoryTime
When: Wednesday, February 15, 2017 1:30 PM
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, February 16, 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, February 16, 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 Concert by the Striking Strings Hammered Dulcimer Ensemble
When: Thursday, February 16, 2017 7:00 PM
Where: Irondequoit Public Library at Lake Ontario/Densmore Creek/Irondequoit Bay Meeting Room (#113 + #114 + #115)


Beach Party Bash
When: Friday, February 17, 2017 10:30 AM
Where: Irondequoit Public Library at Lake Ontario/Densmore Creek/Irondequoit Bay Meeting Room (#113 + #114 + #115)

Families with Kids Ages 2–7. Enjoy a beach-themed magic show, then stick around for summery photo opportunities (costumes provided!) and snow cones!


Library Closed
When: Monday, February 20, 2017 12:00 AM
Where: Irondequoit Public Library



Family Fun Night With Magician Cris Johnson
When: Thursday, February 23, 2017 6:00 PM
Where: Irondequoit Public Library at Lake Ontario/Densmore Creek/Irondequoit Bay Meeting Room (#113 + #114 + #115)

Families with Kids Ages 2–7. Join us at 6:00 PM for fun winter crafts and get a good seat for magician Cris Johnson who will be performing a fun book-themed magic show at 6:30 PM!


Scrap Art with Mary Jane Wenner
When: Saturday, February 25, 2017 10:30 AM
Where: Irondequoit Public Library at Densmore Creek/Irondequoit Bay Meeting Room (#114 + #115)

Ages 6–12 (Younger Children May Participate With Adult). Use your creativity to produce a work of art by recycling and using everyday items such as seashells, beads, fabric, pinecones, machine parts, game pieces, and more! Presenter Mary Jane Wenner will provide the instruction, inspiration and materials. You just need to bring your imagination!


PJ Storytime & Craft
When: Monday, February 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.


Family Music Celebration
When: Saturday, March 04, 2017 10:30 AM
Where: Irondequoit Public Library at Lake Ontario/Densmore Creek Meeting Room (#113 + #114)

Celebrate the community­‐building power of music with this event that playfully engages families with songs, sounds, and rhythms from a wide variety of cultural backgrounds. Families will move, sing, and play rhythm instruments to fresh beats from across the globe that will keep them grooving long after the event is over. In this participatory event, children and their families will have an opportunity to play a variety of age appropriate instruments, provided by Full Circle, and make music together.

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PJ Storytime & Craft
When: Monday, March 06, 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.


Lego Club
When: Wednesday, March 08, 2017 6:30 PM
Where: Irondequoit Public Library at Children’s Library Activity Room

Ages 4 and up

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A Folk Music Concert by Andy and Judy
When: Sunday, March 12, 2017 2:00 PM
Where: Irondequoit Public Library at Lake Ontario/Densmore Creek/Irondequoit Bay Meeting Room (#113 + #114 + #115)


PJ Storytime & Craft
When: Monday, March 13, 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.


St. Patrick's Day Performance by the Boland School of Irish Dance
When: Friday, March 17, 2017 4:00 PM
Where: Irondequoit Public Library at Lake Ontario/Densmore Creek/Irondequoit Bay Meeting Room (#113 + #114 + #115)

Join us on St. Patrick’s Day for a performance by dancers from the Boland School of Irish Dance. The School promotes Irish culture through teaching Irish dances and music and its students are well known throughout Rochester.


Babytime
When: Monday, March 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, March 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 & Craft
When: Monday, March 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, March 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.


StoryTime
When: Wednesday, March 22, 2017 1:30 PM
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, March 23, 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.