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

Irondequoit Library March Programs

When: March 1-31 2019


Technology help with Teen Tech Tutors:
Mondays and Wednesdays, 4:00-6:00 pm.
Come in during our drip in hours to get help with all your technology questions. No registration required.
Drop-In Knitting Circle:
Tuesdays, 1:00-3:00 pm.
Bring your needlework projects and chat with others while you work. No registration required.
Invasive Species Update: Spotted Lantern Fly presented by Patty Wakefield-Brown and the Cornell Cooperative Extension of Monroe County:
Tuesday, March 5 at 1:00 pm.
Spotted lantern fly is an invasive pest fromAsia whose preferred host is Ailanthus Altissima (Tree of Heaven) and feeds on 70+ plants. Call the Cornell Cooperative Extension with questions: (585) 753-2550. No registration required.
Intro to American Sign Language (ASL) with Paula Wollenhaupt:
Session 2, Tuesday, March 5 at 7:00 pm.
In this two-session program, a deaf volunteer offers individuals a language foundation in American Sign Language.Materials for practicing vocabulary and sentences will be available. Registration is required.
Learn English as a Second Language:
Wednesdays at 5:30 pm.
Learn to speak, read, and write English better. Join ESOL (English for Speakers of Other Languages) Associates. No registration required.
Tiptoe Through the Tulips - Springtime in Holland presented by Christine Simons:
Friday, March 8 at 11:00 am.
Enjoy the city of Amsterdam, the towns of Delft and Enkhuizen, the famous Keukenhof Gardens, and more. Dutch treats will be served. Registration is required.
Success with Houseplants with Master Gardener Karen Klingenberger:
Monday, March 11 at 7:00 pm.
Learn what it takes to keep your indoor plants happy and healthy. Karen Klingenberger is a Master Gardener at theCornell Cooperative Extension of Monroe County. Registration is required.
The Spirit in Practice with the Rev. Michelle Yates:
Tuesday, March 12 at 2:00 pm. Session 5: Mind Practices.
Tuesday, March 26 at 2:00 pm. Session 6: Body Practices.
These sessions offer a forum for learning, sharing, and growth that can enrich your faith journey. Registration is required.
Iron Book Discussion Group - Everything I Never Told You by Celeste Ng.
Tuesday, March 12 at 7:00 pm and Thursday, March 14 at 3:00 pm.
New readers are always welcome. Books are available for a month-long checkout. No registration required.
St. Patrick's Day Performance by the Boland School of Irish Dance:
Friday, March 15 at 4:00 pm.
Get ready for St. Patrick's Day by watch a performance by students from the Boland School of Irish Dance. All ages welcome. No registration required.
Turning 65 & Medicare with T65&Beyond:
Saturday, March 16 at 10:30 am.
Learn about Medicare; who needs to apply for Medicare; when and how to apply; and how to avoid penalties. Noplan specific information will be discussed. Registration is required.
Saturday Matinee Film Series:
Saturday, March 16 at 1:00 pm.
Snacks and soda provided. Please call 336-6060 for this month's movie selection. No registration required.
The US in World War II - The D-Day Campaign presented by Gary Newman:
Tuesday, March 19 at 7:00 pm.
Join freelance historian and re-en-actor Gary Newman as he discusses the beginning of US involvement in World War II and Rochester's wartime production, and shares his father's story in the 4th Cavalry. Registration is required.
Learn about Lake Ontario presented by Bonnie Bullivant:
Thursday, March 21 at 7:00 pm.
Find out about lighthouses, waterspouts, shipwrecks, and more. Registration is requested.
Wildlife of the Genesee presented by GCV&M:
Friday, March 22 at 10:30 am.
This history-based nature program, presented by the Genesee Country Village & Museum, provides students with plenty of opportunities to examine animal skulls, bones, and skins, aswell as live specimens. All ages welcome. No registration required.
A Listening Circle - Men and Women Becoming Allies for Each Other:
Saturday, March 23 at 12:45 pm.
The Circle process we will be using creates a confidentially safe, brave space for honest sharing and deep 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.
Monthly Talking Circle - Discussion Topic 'Light and Dark":
Wednesday, March 26 at 6:00 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:
Wednesday, March 27 at 7:00 pm.
Join us for a live-stream program by Jenny Sweeney from the National Archives in Fort Worth, Texas. Learn where the most current digitized records can be found and what interesting records are out there waiting to be explored. Registration is required.
Classic Book Discussion Group - From the Mixed-Up Files of Mrs. Basil E. Frankweiler by E.L. Konigsburg:
Thursday, March 28 at 3:00 pm.
Books are available for a month long check out. No registration required.


Anime Club: Ages 13-18.
Tuesday, March 12 at 4:00 pm.
We'll talk about manga, watch anime, and eat snacks! Registration is required.
Teen Advisory Board: Ages 12-18.
Thursday, March 14 at 4:00 pm.
Have a say in what programs we offer for teens and get your hands on the latest books. Join TBA. No registration required.
Role Playing Games for Teens: Ages 13-18.
Saturday, March 16 at 11:00 am.
Each month will feature a new role playing game like Deadlands or Call of Cthulhu.


STEAM Powered Play: Ages 18 mos. to 8 yrs
Thursday, March 21 at 3:00 OR 4:15 pm.
Children will learn S.T.E.A.M. through hands-on exploration and play. Registration for one session is required.
Kid's Book Club: 3rd, 4th, and 5th graders.
Thursday, March 21 at 4:00 pm.
Do you love to read? Join us for our very first kid's book club. Stop by the library to pick up a copy ofthis month's book, When You Reach Me by Rebecca Stead. Registration required.
Baby Music Time: Ages 0-23 mos.
Saturday, March 23 at 10:15 am.
Enjoy the company of other babies and caregivers while supporting your baby's developmentthrough music, movement, and play time. No registration required.
Z Girls Storytime: Ages 2-8.
Saturday, March 23 at 10:30 am.
Join the Z Girls (ages 4-8) as they read a story and share a related activity with kids in our community.