Brackett Library
  • Wednesday, September 22nd — 6:00 PM

Let's decorate! We'll provide the Mod Podge, old magazines, and things to cover. You bring your imagination!
This program is free but registration is required. This program is for 1st grade through 5th graders only. 

Shannon Hawk   772 400 6375   shawk@irclibrary.org


IRC Main Library
  • Wednesday, September 22nd — 3:30 PM

 Join us for an afternoon with your favorite wizard. Enjoy snacks, butterbeer, and an interactive adventure presented by the the Vero Beach Museum of Art. Each participant will receive an art kit, supplies, and more.

Jessica   772-400-6310   jmatthews@irclibrary.org


Brackett Library
  • Thursday, September 23rd — 3:00 PM

Copies are available for the month's selection from the Brackett Library.  Read the book and peruse the provided discussion questions.  Join us on Zoom on the date of the meeting to share your thoughts and discuss with the group.  The Zoom meeting details are available at https://irsc.libguides.com/brackettbookclub. 

Happy Reading!  

Hollie   772-400-6366   hjenkins@irclibrary.org


IRC Main Library
  • Wednesday, May 19th — 10:00 AM
  • Thursday, July 15th — 6:30 PM
  • Thursday, September 23rd — 10:00 AM

Class is for first time computer users. Limited spots are available and registration is required. Face coverings are encouraged.


This project was funded under the provisions of the Library Services and Technology Act from the Institute of Museum and Library Services. Florida’s LSTA program is administered by the Department of State’s Division of Library and Information Services.

Jessica Matthews   772-400-6310   jmatthews@irclibrary.org


IRC Main Library
  • Monday, September 27th — 6:30 PM

Join us the last Monday of each month to discuss a different non-fiction book. September's book is The Pioneers: The Heroic Story of the Settlers Who Brought the American Ideal West by David McCullough. Registration is not required. Book club titles are available for checkout from the Main Library circulation desk. Face covering are encouraged. 

Jessica   772-400-6310   jmatthews@irclibrary.org


Brackett Library
  • Tuesday, September 28th — 6:00 PM

Can you escape the room?  Try your luck at our Intellectual Freedom themed Escape Room.  This program is intended for teens and adults.  Space is limited and registration is required. Face coverings are encouraged.  

Hollie   772-400-6366   hjenkins@irclibrary.org


IRC Main Library
  • Thursday, September 30th — 6:00 PM

Intended for elementary-school aged children this program is inspired by the Guinness Book of World Record challenges. How many times can you clap your hands in 30 seconds? How long can you hold a plank? How high can you stack cups? Join us and see how YOU stack up!
Registration is not required for this program.

Patti Fuchs   772 400 6318   pfuchs@irclibrary.org


IRC Main Library
  • Wednesday, May 26th — 10:00 AM
  • Thursday, July 22nd — 6:30 PM
  • Thursday, September 30th — 10:00 AM

Class is for first time computer users. Limited spots are available and registration is required. Face coverings are encouraged.


This project was funded under the provisions of the Library Services and Technology Act from the Institute of Museum and Library Services. Florida’s LSTA program is administered by the Department of State’s Division of Library and Information Services.

Jessica Matthews   772-400-6310   jmatthews@irclibrary.org


IRC Main Library
  • Wednesday, October 6th — 2:00 PM

Follow along with our instructor to create your own pumpkin masterpiece to take home! All supplies and instruction provided. Space is limited and registration is required. This class is geared toward adults.


Face coverings are encouraged.

Jessica   772-400-6310   jmatthews@irclibrary.org


IRC Main Library
  • Wednesday, October 6th — 3:30 PM
North IRC Library
  • Wednesday, October 13th — 3:30 PM

Follow along with our instructor to create your own pumpkin masterpiece to take home! All materials and instruction provided. Teens only (grades 6-12). Registration is requested.


Face coverings are encouraged.

Jessica   772-400-6310   jmatthews@irclibrary.org


IRC Main Library
  • Saturday, October 9th — 10:00 AM

If you obsessively watch Investigation Discovery or are hooked on true crime podcasts, this book club is for you! Each month, we'll be discussing a different true crime book.  This month we will be discussing Till Murder Do Us Part by James Patterson.


Face coverings are encouraged. Books are available on a first-come, first-serve basis from the Main Library circulation desk.

Jessica   772-400-6310   jmatthews@irclibrary.org


IRC Main Library
  • Monday, March 2nd — 6:00 PM
  • Monday, October 11th — 6:00 PM

Curious about paranormal investigations? Join us for a special presentation with Larry Lawson, owner of Indian River Hauntings and founder of The Florida Bureau of Paranormal Investigations!  This program is free and no registration is required. Masks are encouraged.

Jessica   772-400-6310   jmatthews@irclibrary.org


Brackett Library
  • Tuesday, October 12th — 6:00 PM

We'll provide the thrift store figurines and you provide the creativity and horror!  Free program and all supplies will be provided.  Registration is required.  Face coverings are encouraged. 

Hollie   772-400-6366   hjenkins@irclibrary.org


Brackett Library
  • Wednesday, October 13th — 5:30 PM

Corey L. Mills, local Manga author and artist, will be here to share his story, what inspires him and the process of how he published "Lopicana!"
This program is geared toward teens and young adults but all are welcome! No registration is required. Please call Hollie @ 772-400-6366 for more information.

Hollie   772-400-6366   hjenkins@irclibrary.org


IRC Main Library
  • Thursday, September 16th — 1:00 PM
  • Thursday, October 14th — 1:00 PM
  • Thursday, November 4th — 1:00 PM
  • Thursday, December 9th — 1:00 PM

Book clubs don't always have to be about fiction! Explore the Non-Fiction side of the library with us in this fun program. Each month students will share what they have read on that month's subject. This will be followed by games and activities on theme.  This program is intended for 8 to 12 year olds. Registration is required.
Themes:
September - Space
October  - Art/Drawing
November - Insects
December - American History

Patti Fuchs   772 400 6318   pfuchs@irclibrary.org


IRC Main Library
  • Thursday, September 16th — 6:00 PM
  • Thursday, October 14th — 6:00 PM
  • Thursday, November 4th — 6:00 PM
  • Thursday, December 9th — 6:00 PM

Book clubs don't always have to be about fiction! Explore the Non-Fiction side of the library with us in this fun program. Each month students will share what they have read on that month's subject. This will be followed by games and activities on theme.  This program is intended for 8 to 12 year olds. Registration is required.
Themes:
September - Space
October  - Art/Drawing
November - Insects
December - American History

Patti Fuchs   772 400 6318   pfuchs@irclibrary.org


IRC Main Library
  • Saturday, October 16th — 1:00 PM

Bring your gently used costumes to the Main, Brackett, or North County Libraries and receive swap tickets to use at the event. Costumes of all sizes are welcome. 


Rules:
1. Costumes will be accepted from September 1 - October 14, 2021.
2. No costumes will be accepted on the day of the Costume Swap.
3. Costumes and accessories of ALL sizes are welcome.
4. All costumes must be in clean and wearable condition with no rips, stains, or tears unless they are part of the costume.
5. Those swapping costumes will receive an orange COSTUME swap ticket when they drop off their costume. Costumes that come in multiple pieces will be treated as ONE costume and receive ONE costume swap ticket.  The tickets can be redeemed beginning at 1pm on October 16th.
6. Those swapping accessories (hats, wands, crowns, wigs, jewelry) will receive ONE purple ACCESSORY ticket per item. The tickets can be redeemed beginning at 1pm on October 16th.
7. We reserve the right to decline donations that are not appropriate or in wearable condition.
8. The Swap is open to everyone beginning at 2pm. Swap tickets are not necessary. One costume/accessory per person in attendance during this time.

Jessica   772-400-6310   jmatthews@irclibrary.org


Brackett Library
  • Tuesday, October 19th — 5:30 PM

Join us for a new spin on family movie night!  Don't just watch the movie, be a part of it! This program is geared towards families of all ages!  Limited space is available.  Registration is required.  

Hollie   772-400-6366   hjenkins@irclibrary.org


IRC Main Library
  • Thursday, October 21st — 6:00 PM

Join us for a costume parade and trick or treating around the library, followed by a Halloween Party. Enjoy hauntingly fun games and activities for children of all ages.
This program is free and registration is not required.

Patti Fuchs   772 400 6318   pfuchs@irclibrary.org


IRC Main Library
  • Monday, October 25th — 6:30 PM

Join us the last Monday of each month to discuss a different non-fiction book. October's book is Chasing the Thrill: Obsession, Death, and Glory in America's Most Extraordinary Treasure Hunt by Daniel Barbarisi. Registration is not required. Book club titles are available for checkout from the Main Library circulation desk. Face covering are encouraged. 

Jessica   772-400-6310   jmatthews@irclibrary.org


Brackett Library
  • Tuesday, October 26th — 6:00 PM

Grab your glow sticks and join us for Bingo!  All are welcome but registration is required.  

Hollie   772-400-6366   hjenkins@irclibrary.org


Brackett Library
  • Wednesday, October 27th — 6:00 PM

Just in time for Halloween, join us in making adorable Ghost in a Jar decorations. This free program is for 1st through 5th graders only.
Registration is required, as supplies are limited.

Shannon Hawk   772 400 6375   shawk@irclibrary.org


Brackett Library
  • Thursday, October 28th — 3:00 PM

Copies are available for the month's selection from the Brackett Library.  Read the book and peruse the provided discussion questions.  Join us on Zoom on the date of the meeting to share your thoughts and discuss with the group.  The Zoom meeting details are available at https://irsc.libguides.com/brackettbookclub. 

Happy Reading!  

Hollie   772-400-6366   hjenkins@irclibrary.org


North IRC Library
  • Tuesday, November 9th — 6:00 PM

Travel back in time to the days when the Rat Pack ruled the night, in this one-man tribute to the swingin' sounds of the iconic Las Vegas trio. Free.

North IRC Library   772-400-6360  


Brackett Library
  • Wednesday, November 10th — 6:00 PM

"Remember Then" brings back the greatest hits of the 50's, 60's, and 70's from several genres: Doo Wop, Motown, Rock N' Roll, British Invasion, Bubblegum, Classic Soul and R & B.  Songs include: Sweet Caroline, All Shook Up, You Send Me, Blueberry Hill, La Bamba, Bab Bad Leroy Brown, Folsom Prison Blues, and many more!  This program is free and open to all! No registration is required.  Face coverings are encouraged.

Hollie   772-400-6366   hjenkins@irclibrary.org


IRC Main Library
  • Saturday, November 13th — 10:00 AM

If you obsessively watch Investigation Discovery or are hooked on true crime podcasts, this book club is for you! Each month, we'll be discussing a different true crime book.  This month we will be discussing American Serial Killers: The epidemic years by Peter Vronsky.

Face coverings are encouraged. Books are available on a first-come, first-serve basis from the Main Library circulation desk.

Jessica   772-400-6310   jmatthews@irclibrary.org


Brackett Library
  • Wednesday, November 17th — 6:00 PM

No experience is necessary!  All ages are welcome.  Drums will be provided or bring your own.  No registration is required. 

This program will be held outdoors.  Face coverings are encouraged. 

Hollie   772-400-6366   hjenkins@irclibrary.org


Brackett Library
  • Thursday, November 18th — 3:00 PM

Copies are available for the month's selection from the Brackett Library.  Read the book and peruse the provided discussion questions.  Join us on Zoom on the date of the meeting to share your thoughts and discuss with the group.  The Zoom meeting details are available at https://irsc.libguides.com/brackettbookclub. 

Happy Reading!  

Hollie   772-400-6366   hjenkins@irclibrary.org


IRC Main Library
  • Monday, November 29th — 6:30 PM

Join us the last Monday of each month to discuss a different non-fiction book. November's book is Between Two Kingdoms: A Memoir of a Life Interrupted by Suleika Jaouad. Registration is not required. Book club titles are available for checkout from the Main Library circulation desk. Face covering are encouraged. 

Jessica   772-400-6310   jmatthews@irclibrary.org


Brackett Library
  • Tuesday, December 7th — 6:00 PM

Living by the Stream molds the tones of violin, vocals, and guitar into a unique musical style that vibrantly fuses a variety of genres, including jazz, Irish, classical, bluegrass, and more!  Free program  and open to the public. No registration is required.  Face coverings are encouraged.

Hollie   772-400-6366   hjenkins@irclibrary.org


IRC Main Library
  • Saturday, December 11th — 10:00 AM

If you obsessively watch Investigation Discovery or are hooked on true crime podcasts, this book club is for you! Each month, we'll be discussing a different true crime book.  

Face coverings are encouraged. Books are available on a first-come, first-serve basis from the Main Library circulation desk.

Jessica   772-400-6310   jmatthews@irclibrary.org


North IRC Library
  • Tuesday, December 14th — 6:00 PM

"Winter Wonderland" is a feel-good family-oriented event filled with yuletide whimsy and winter wonder that celebrates the magic of the holiday season through songs such as "Let It Snow", "Baby It's Cold Outside", "Jingle Bells" and "Rudolph the Red-Nosed Reindeer" as well as novelty songs like "I Want a Hippopotamus for Christmas" and "Dominick the Donkey." Free. Holiday snacks & refreshments will be served.

North IRC Library   772-400-6360  


Brackett Library
  • Wednesday, December 15th — 3:00 PM

Copies are available for the month's selection from the Brackett Library.  Read the book and peruse the provided discussion questions.  Join us on Zoom on the date of the meeting to share your thoughts and discuss with the group.  The Zoom meeting details are available at https://irsc.libguides.com/brackettbookclub. 

Happy Reading!  

Hollie   772-400-6366   hjenkins@irclibrary.org


North IRC Library
  • Mondays — 10:00 AM

Story time for children 18 months to 3 years old. Story Times consist of age appropriate storytelling, creative dramatics, music, movement and a craft. They are a wonderful way to encourage early literacy, a love of books and the library, as well as help prepare children socially for pre-school/kindergarten.

Patti Fuchs   772 400 6318   pfuchs@irclibrary.org


IRC Main Library
  • Mondays — 10:00 AM

The Sign Language classes are informal, fun and educational experiences for birth to two year olds and their families. The programs focus primarily on rhymes and songs and learning of common sign language words and phrases. Registration is not required for these programs.

Patti Fuchs   772 400 6318   pfuchs@irclibrary.org


IRC Main Library
  • Monday, June 14th — 10:00 AM
  • Monday, July 12th — 10:00 AM
  • Second Monday of the Month — 10:00 AM

Learn the benefits of proper hydration & physical activity. Try new exercises and sample fruit and herb infused beverages. Presented by the Florida Department of Health Indian River.


This class is geared toward adults, but all are welcome. Masks and social distancing are strongly encouraged.

Jessica   772-400-6310   jmatthews@irclibrary.org


Brackett Library
  • Third Monday of the Month — 4:00 PM

Join us for craft days at the Brackett Library!  New projects will be introduced each month.  This program is geared towards adults.  No registration is required.  

Hollie   772-400-6366   hjenkins@irclibrary.org


Brackett Library
  • Third Monday of the Month — 10:00 AM

Craft kits will be available the third Monday of the Month.   Each kit will contain items needed to make that month's project.  Craft kits are intended for adults who cannot attend in-person craft programs.  First come, first served.  

Hollie   772-400-6366   hjenkins@irclibrary.org


Brackett Library
  • Starting September 27thLast Monday of the Month — 12:00 PM

Join us for a movie and popcorn! No registration is required.  

Hollie   772-400-6366   hjenkins@irclibrary.org


IRC Main Library
  • Tuesdays — 10:00 AM
Brackett Library
  • Mondays — 10:00 AM

Story time for children 2 to 5 years old and their families. Story Times consist of age appropriate storytelling, creative dramatics, music, movement and a craft. They are a wonderful way to encourage early literacy, a love of books and the library, as well as help prepare children socially for pre-school/kindergarten.

Patti Fuchs   772 400 6318   pfuchs@irclibrary.org


North IRC Library
  • Tuesdays — 10:00 AM

Story Time for infants to 18 month old babies. Baby Time consists of age appropriate storytelling, music and movement. It is a wonderful way to encourage early literacy, a love of books and the library from infancy.

Patti Fuchs   772 400 6318   pfuchs@irclibrary.org


North IRC Library
  • Tuesdays — 11:00 AM

Story time for children 3 to 5 years old. Story Times consist of age appropriate storytelling, creative dramatics, music, movement and a craft. They are a wonderful way to encourage early literacy, a love of books and the library, as well as help prepare children socially for pre-school/kindergarten.

Patti Fuchs   77 2400 6318   pfuchs@irclibrary.org


North IRC Library
  • Starting September 21stFirst Tuesday of the Month, Third Tuesday of the Month — 12:30 PM

·        We provide the tools, you provide the creativity during our “crafting bee” sessions! Meet new friends to craft with! From sewing to yarn crafts to scrapbooking, we have what you need. Bring your own projects and chat too.

North IRC Library   772-400-6357   tgalentine@irclibrary.org


North IRC Library
  • Wednesdays — 1:00 PM

Schedule a FREE 30-minute training session with an expert technology librarian at the North County Library today. Registration is required. Contact the library for more information or to schedule an appointment.

Tracy   772-400-6357  


IRC Main Library
  • Wednesdays — 10:00 AM

Crafters of all skill levels are invited to join the group to work on crafts and projects, share lively conversations, and offer creative ideas. Knit, quilt, draw, crochet, color, and more.  Patrons provide their own materials.


Jessica   772-770-5060 ext. 4121   jmatthews@irclibrary.org


Brackett Library
  • Wednesdays — 10:00 AM

Join us each week to play a virtual puzzle game!  Each week a digital puzzle will be posted to Facebook.  Putting the pieces together will reveal a clue from that month's book or movie title.  It's your job to figure out the title!  

New puzzles will be shared every Wednesday @ 10 AM on Facebook.  Small prizes available for those who can name the title of the book or movie for that month.  Email Hollie at hjenkins@irclibrary.org by the last Friday of the month to claim your prize!
Like us on Facebook to play! brackettlibrary@irsc 

Hollie   772-400-6366   hjenkins@irclibrary.org


Brackett Library
  • First Wednesday of the Month — 5:30 PM

Grab your friends and join us for mocktails, snacks, and teen comedies we all love to hate!  From the classics to the newly released.  Face coverings are encouraged. No registration is required.  

Hollie   772-400-6366   hjenkins@irclibrary.org


Brackett Library
  • Second Wednesday of the Month — 12:00 PM

Join us for thought provoking documentary films around social issues of our time.   No registration is required.  

Hollie   772-400-6366   hjenkins@irclibrary.org


IRC Main Library
  • Thursdays — 1:00 PM

One-on-one technology tutoring.  30 minute sessions are available Thursdays from 1-3pm at IRC Main Library.  Registration is required and masks are strongly encouraged.

Jessica   772-400-6310   jmatthews@irclibrary.org


Brackett Library
  • Thursdays — 10:00 AM

Time to get creative and MESSY! This hands-on program for two to five year olds will feature various media including painting, stamps, clay and more. Registration is not required, but children should wear clothes that can get dirty. 

Shannon Hawk   772 400 6375   shawk@irclibrary.org


North IRC Library
  • Thursdays — 10:00 AM

Kid-Fit is a fun physical fitness class for 3 to 6 year olds. Children must wear sneakers, comfortable clothing and should bring a filled water bottle.

Ms. Susan   772 400 6358   smelasi@irclibrary.org


North IRC Library
  • First Thursday of the Month — 1:30 PM

Classic Films with a Twist is back in the Library! Join Joe "the Movie Man" on the first Thursday of each month, 1:30 pm. Free. Watch a film then join in the fun with a short movie trivia contest with prizes.

North IRC Library   772-400-6360  


North IRC Library
  • Second Thursday of the Month, Third Thursday of the Month, Fourth Thursday of the Month — 2:00 PM

Join your travel host for a tour across the country or around the world...from sea to shining sea and everywhere in between. Free and open to the public.

North IRC Library   772-400-6360  


IRC Main Library
  • Fridays — 10:00 AM

Kid-Fit is a fun physical fitness class for 3 to 6 year olds. Children must wear sneakers, comfortable clothing and should bring a filled water bottle.

Patti Fuchs   772 400 6318   pfuchs@irclibrary.org


IRC Main Library
  • First Friday of the Month — 12:00 PM

Newly released movies for adults.  Bring a bag lunch and enjoy a movie and popcorn on us!   Please call 770-400-6310 for movie title. Face coverings are encouraged.

Jessica   772-400-6310   jmatthews@irclibrary.org


IRC Main Library
  • Friday, May 7th — 10:00 AM
  • Friday, June 4th — 10:00 AM
  • Friday, July 2nd — 10:00 AM
  • Friday, August 6th — 10:00 AM
  • Starting October 1stFirst Friday of the Month — 10:00 AM

Join us for the IRC Main Library Spice Club. Each month registrants will receive a spice kit featuring a spice or spice blend for you to try at home.

Each kit will contain the spice, a little background, a recipe or two, and suggestions for further reading.

The spice for May is turmeric. Upcoming spices include cardamom, basil, garam masala, za'atar, aleppo pepper, and more!

Registration is required! Please call Jessica to register.

Jessica   772-400-6310   jmatthews@irclibrary.org


Brackett Library
  • Second Friday of the Month — 10:00 AM

Join us for coffee and bingo!  No registration is required.  

Hollie   772-400-6366   hjenkins@irclibrary.org