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


North IRC Library
  • Monday, October 25th — 10:00 AM

Come in costume and celebrate Halloween with stories, activities, crafts and a parade through the library. Registration is not required. This program is for 18 month to 3 year olds. Face coverings are encouraged.

Susan Melasi   772 400 6358   smelasi@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


North IRC Library
  • Tuesday, October 26th — 10:00 AM

Come in costume and celebrate Halloween with stories, activities, crafts and a parade through the library. Registration is not required. This program is for infants through 18 month olds. Masks are encouraged.

Susan Melasi   772 400 6358   smelasi@irclibrary.org


North IRC Library
  • Tuesday, October 26th — 11:00 AM

Come in costume and celebrate Halloween with stories, activities, crafts and a parade through the library. Registration is not required. This program is for 3 to 5 year olds. Masks are encouraged.

Susan Melasi   772 400 6358   smelasi@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


IRC Main Library
  • Wednesday, September 22nd — 3:30 PM
Brackett Library
  • Tuesday, November 2nd — 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


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, November 6th — 10:30 AM
  • Saturday, November 13th — 10:30 AM
  • Friday, November 19th — 10:30 AM
  • Saturday, December 4th — 10:30 AM
  • Saturday, December 11th — 10:30 AM
  • Friday, December 17th — 10:30 AM

The Archive Center & Genealogy Department will be providing an Intro to Genealogy Class. This 3-part series class will help the beginner genealogist get started on their research (where to search, how to search, how to organize, and how to share). This class is free to the public but space is limited and registration is required.

Michelle Wagner   772-400-6330   genealogy@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
  • Tuesday, November 16th — 6:00 PM

Learn how to make yummy treats you can recreate for your Thanksgiving dinner. Turkey Treats is intended for 5 to 12 year olds. 

This program is free but registration IS required to attend. Face coverings are encouraged.

Shannon Hawk    7724006375   shawk@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
  • Thursday, November 18th — 6:00 PM

Wear your team's jersey or other fan gear and join us for games, crafts, and more! This program's activities are designed for 5 to 12 year olds, but families of all ages are invited! Face coverings are encouraged. Registration is not required. 

Patti Fuchs   772 400 6318   pfuchs@irclibrary.org


Brackett Library
  • Friday, November 19th — 2:00 PM

Make the Holidays a bit brighter for some local shelter pets.  Drop in to create a pillow for yourself and one that will be given to pets at a local shelter.  All supplies provided.  No registration is required.  Face coverings are encouraged.  

Hollie   772-400-6366   hjenkins@irclibrary.org


Brackett Library
  • Friday, November 19th — 3:00 PM

It is almost time for our favorite meal of the year! 
The turkey, the mashed potatoes, the gravy, the delicious vegetables and of course there is always pie! Yum!
There is just one thing stopping us from enjoying it all. The Thanksgiving Trickster has locked up our Ticket to Feast, and if we don’t Break Out, we miss out! So work together, solve the clues and Breakout your Ticket to Feast!


Registration is required.  The game link will be emailed on the date provided.  The game link will not expire and can be played anytime!  This game is geared for all ages!  

Hollie   772-400-6366   hjenkins@irclibrary.org


North IRC Library
  • Tuesday, November 23rd — 6:00 PM

Join us in making decorative mason jar centerpieces just in time for Thanksgiving! This free program is intended for 5 to 12 year olds. Registration is required. For more information or to register, contact Susan Melasi at 772 400 6358 or email smelasi@irclibrary.org.

Susan Melasi   772 400 6358   smelasi@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
  • Friday, December 3rd — 2:00 PM

We're getting into the Holiday spirit at the Library!  Join us at our Paint and Take Holiday Ornament Painting Party!  All supplies will be provided.  Face coverings are encouraged. Registration is required.  

Hollie   772-400-6366   hjenkins@irclibrary.org


Brackett Library
  • Friday, December 3rd — 3:00 PM

It's snowing, it's snowing, and the wind will soon be blowing! The only way to bring Frosty to life is to make him yourself, but can you get out there and get him assembled before the wind comes to blow his pieces away?


This game is geared for all ages.  Registration is required.  The game link will be emailed on the date provided.  The game link will not expire and can be played anytime! 

Hollie   772-400-6366   hjenkins@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.  This month we will be discussing Hell in the Heartland: Murder, Meth, and the Case of Two Missing Girls by Jax Miller.

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


Brackett Library
  • Friday, December 17th — 3:00 PM

Frosty the Snowman and his pals are planning a fantastic winter wonderland party. But they have a lot of organizing to do before the guests arrive. Can you help them get organized and prepared for the party in Winter Wonderland? 


This game is geared for all ages.  Registration is required.  The game link will be emailed on the date provided.  The game link will not expire and can be played anytime!

Hollie   772-400-6366   hjenkins@irclibrary.org


Brackett Library
  • Tuesday, January 4th — 2:00 PM

Join us to make your own vision board for the New Year!  A vison board is a collage of images and words representing a person's wishes or goals, intended to serve as inspiration or motivation.


All supplies will be provided. Registration is required.  

Hollie   772-400-6366   hjenkins@irclibrary.org


Brackett Library
  • Tuesday, January 11th — 6:00 PM

Chef Warren Caterson will be here to teach us the secrets of cooking eggs, frying bacon, making oatmeal and creative ways of including fruit that will have you looking forward to this important meal!  This program is free and open to all.  No registration is required.  Face coverings are encouraged.  

Hollie   772-400-6366   hjenkins@irclibrary.org


Brackett Library
  • Thursday, January 20th — 2:00 PM

Here's is your chance to sing in the Library!  We promise not to shush you!  Join us for great songs that are fun to sing along to or sit back and enjoy the music!  Popcorn, drinks, and on-screen lyrics will be provided. No registration is required.  Face coverings are encouraged. 

Hollie   772-400-6366   hjenkins@irclibrary.org


Brackett Library
  • Tuesday, January 25th — 6:00 PM

What's better than 90s cartoons and a bowl of cereal?  Relive your childhood at our 90s Cartoon Watch Party! Throw on your favorite pajamas and we'll bring the cereal!  No registration is required.  All are welcome! 

Hollie   772-400-6366   hjenkins@irclibrary.org


Brackett Library
  • Starting November 1st — 10:00 AM

Bring a little joy to our senior community members this holiday season!  Pick up a kit at the Brackett Library and make a homemade paper card for seniors living in local facilities.  Kits include materials and instructions for making a paper art project.  Take your kit, make the project, and return back to us at the Brackett Library.  The completed art projects will be delivered to local senior facilities to brighten the residents' day!  

Kits are geared for all ages and skill levels.  Kits will be available until supplies run out.  Kits do not include scissors and glue.  

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


North IRC Library
  • Starting November 1stMondays — 10:00 AM

We are collecting holiday cards for isolated seniors in the community.


Handmade card kits and holiday cards are available at the North IRC Library or make your own. Return it to the library by December 13th and we will make sure it is delivered to a senior in the community.

Kits are geared for all ages and skill levels. Kits will be available while supplies last. Kits to not include scissors or glue.

North IRC Library   772-400-6360  


North IRC Library
  • Starting November 15thMondays — 10:00 AM

Not sure how to send a letter to Santa Claus? We've got you covered!


From November 15 to December 22, a North Pole mailbox will be available for kids from 1 to 92 to drop off their letters and lists!

North IRC Library   772-400-6360  


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 — 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 November 15thThird Monday of the Month — 3:00 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
  • Last 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
  • First 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 blockbuster hits for adults!  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
  • First 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