Dance Events, Film, Kids Events, Recreation, Workshops, Lectures, Readings & Spoken Word, Jazz, Classical, Special Events

Irondequoit Library October Programs

When: Mondays-Saturdays. Continues through Oct. 31 2019

Technology Help with Teen Tech Tutors: Mondays and Wednesdays, 4:00-6:00 pm.
Come in for help with all your technology questions. No registration required.
Maker's Lab Digitization Training Workshop: Mondays at 7:00 pm and Thursdays at 2:00 pm.
Learn how to use the VHS to DVD Converter, and how to use the Epson Scanner that creates digital copies of your photos, slides, and negatives. Registration is required. **Patrons wishing to reserve the masker's Lab to use this equipment Must take this training workshop.**
Drop-In Knitting Circle: Tuesdays, 1:00-3:00 pm.
Bring your needlework projects and chat with others while you work. No registration required.
Learn English as a Second Language: Wednesdays, 5:30-7:30 pm.
Learn to speak, read, and write English better. Join ESOL (English for Speakers of Other Languages) Associates. No registration required.
Little Free Library Celebration: Saturday, October 5, 1:00-3:00 pm.
Please join us in celebrating the many little free libraries in our town. The program will start with an awards ceremony and conclude with light refreshments. Registration requested but not required.
Iron Book Discussion Group: Flight Behavior by Barbara Kingsolver: Tuesday, October 8 at 7:00 pm. and Thursday, October 12 at 3:00 pm.
New readers always welcome. Books are available for a month-long checkout. No registration required.
Digital Photo Dilemma with Daniel Jones: Monday October 9, 6:00-7:30 pm.
Daniel Jones will teach you how to transfer photos from camera to computer, how to share, store, and print your digital photos, and how to take photos with your smart phone. Registration is required.
The 75th Anniversary Year...Remembering D-Day: Friday, October 11 at 11:30 am.
Travel to the beaches of Normandy, visit the World War II museum in Caen, and see the Island of Guernsey which was occupied by the Nazi's during the war. Presented by Christine Simons. Registration is required.
AARP Safe Driving Class: Saturday, October 12, and Tuesday, October 15, 10:00 am-4:45 pm.
A refresher course designed for drivers aged 50 and over, graduates are entitled to a 10% discount on their liability and collision insurance. HOSTED BY IRONDEQUOIT RECREATION. PLEASE CALL 336-6077 TO REGISTER.
Music from the Time of "Les Miserables" with WXXI Host Mona Seghatoleslami: Tuesday, October 15, 7:00 pm.
Inspired by Masterpiece Theater's recent adaptation of Les Miserables, Mona Seghatolislami will share the excerpts of music you might have been listening to if you lived at the time of Victor Hugo's famous book. Registration is required.
Monthly Talking Circle - What is the Value of My Work?: Wednesday, October 16, 2:00-4:00 pm.
Talking circles invite us to enjoy our shared time, and to come together for respectful and meaningful conversations. Registration is required.
IPL Genealogy Group - Learn About with Joanne Sykes and Darlene Horton: Wednesday, October 16 at 7:00 pm.
Joanne Sykes and Darlene Horton, LDS Family History Center volunteers, will provide an overview of the website and share resources available at the Westfall Road Family History Center in Rochester. Please bring your laptops/devices. Registration is required.
Meet with a LawNY Health Insurance Navigator: Friday, October 18, 1:00-2:00 pm.
An experienced LawNY Navigator can help you enroll in coverage through the New York State of Health Marketplace. **Please bring photo ID, proof of income in the form of the most recent 4 weeks' of pay stubs (if self-employed, previous year's tax return), immigration or naturalization papers (if applicable), and social security numbers and birth dates of all family members.** Registration is required.
A Listening Circle - Men and Women Becoming Allies for Each Other: Saturday, October 19, 12:45-4:00 pm.
The Circle process we will be using creates a confidentially safe, space for sharing and listening for both men and women. Hearing the introduction is key to participating and those who miss the introduction will be unable to participate in the circle. Registration is required.
The Mind-Blowing, Hair-Raising, Spine-Tingling, Saturday Matinee Film Series: Saturday, October 19, 1:00-4:45 pm.
Be astounded by a thrilling movie selection every month on the big screen. Snacks provided. Please call 336-6060 for this month's movie selection. No registration required.
Windows 10 Woes with Daniel Jones: Monday, October 21, 6:00-7:30 pm.
Daniel Jones will show you what has changed since Windows 7 and 8, what tiles are and how to use them, the Start menu, and more. Registration is required. A Swing-Dance Lesson with Alla and Marty: Tuesday, October 22, 6:00-7:00 pm. Learn the basics of swing dance; beginning footwork, leading and following. Wear smooth-soled shoes. No experience necessary. No registration required.
A Swing Dance with Hanna & the Blue Hearts: Tuesday, October 22, 7:00 pm.
Join vocalist/pianist Hanna PK and the Blue Hearts while practicing the steps you learned from Alla and Marty. Enjoy a wide variety of blues, jazz, and swing music. No registration required.
Classic Book Discussion - The Pilgrim's Progress by John Bunyan: New readers always welcome. Books are available for a one-month checkout. No registration required.

Teen Writing Group: Ages 12-18. Friday, October 4, 3:30-5:00 pm.
Join us to write, share, edit, and laugh. Registration is required.
Dungeons & Dragons (& Donuts!): Ages 13-18. Saturday, October 5, 11:00 am-2:00 pm.
For new and experienced players, join the most popular role playing game of all time. Registration is required.
Anime Club: Ages 13-18. Tuesday, October 8 at 4:00 pm.
Join our Anime Club for teens. We'll talk about manga, watch anime, and eat food. Registration is required.
Teen Advisory Board: Ages 12-18. Thursday, October 10 at 4:00 pm.
Have a say in the programs we offer teens, get your hands on the latest books, hang out with friends, eat snacks, and play games. Join our Teen Advisory Board.
Role Playing Games for Teens: Ages 13-18. Saturday, October 19, 11:00 am-2:00 pm.
Each month will feature a new role playing game like Deadlands or Call of Cthulhu. Registration is required.
Teen Escape Room: Ages 10-18. Monday, October 21 at 4:00 pm.
You and your teammates have only a few minutes to find the clues, solve the puzzles, and unlock the box before it's too late. Join us each month for a different scenario. Registration is required.
Teen Maker Club: Ages 10-18. Wednesday, October 23 at 4:00 pm.
We'll get hands on with different tools and technology in the Maker's Lab. Registration is required.

Storytime Craft: Ages 2-5. Wednesdays, October 2,9, and 30 at 11:00 am.
Join us for a craft following our Wednesday storytime. No registration required.
ASL Storytime: Ages 1-5. Saturday, October 5 at 11:00 am.
Children will have the opportunity to learn ASL rhymes and rhythms and engage in a story presented in sign language. No registration is required.
Family Dance Party: Ages 2-5. Tuesday, October 8 at 6:30 pm.
Join us as we dance all our sillies out. No registration required. Kid's Book Club: Grades 3-5. Join us for book discussions, activities and snacks. This month we're reading a graphic novel called Might Jack by Ben Hatke. Registration is required.
Homeschool Hour: Thursday, October 17 at 11:00 am.
Join us for a monthly exploration of a different topic for the littlest homeschoolers to tweens and teens. No registration required.
Firefighter Storytime & Touch a Truck: Ages 2-6. Tuesday, October 22 at 10:30 am.
Join us for a storytime about firefighters and firetrucks and then we'll head outside to see a real firefighter and firetruck. No registration required.