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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


IRC Main Library
  • 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


IRC Main Library
  • Saturday, December 4th — 11:00 AM

Come meet and greet our local authors at our library. Enjoy learning about their current projects, participate in a Q&A, and enter a raffle to win prizes! 

Chelsea Carlson   772-400-6310   ccarlson@irclibrary.org


IRC Main Library
  • Monday, December 6th — 4:00 PM
North IRC Library
  • Wednesday, December 8th — 4:00 PM

Join us for a holiday movie bingo featuring some of your favorite elves. Win prizes, enjoy hot chocolate, and sample different flavors of candy canes! Teens only (grades 6-12). No registration required. 

Chelsea Carlson   772-400-6310   ccarlson@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


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

Have you thought about purchasing your own Cricut Machine or would like to use the Makerspace Cricut but don't know where to start? Join us for this free workshop. You'll leave with the knowledge of how to make your own personalized shirts, mugs and more. Some laptops are available, but bringing your own, if possible, is highly encouraged. (must have a USB port)
This program is for adults only. Face coverings are encouraged.
Space is limited and registration is required. For more information and to register, contact Patti at 772 400 6318 or email pfuchs@irclibrary.org.

Patti Fuchs   772 400 6318   pfuchs@irclibrary.org


Brackett Library
  • Wednesday, December 8th — 6:00 PM

Join us in making adorable Snowy Owls using pinecones. This free program is intended for 5 to 12 year olds. Registration is required. To register, contact Shannon at 772 400 6375 or email at shawk@irclibrary.org

Shannon   772 400 6375   shawk@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, 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


IRC Main Library
  • Monday, December 13th — 2:30 PM
  • Monday, December 27th — 2:30 PM
  • Monday, January 10th — 2:30 PM
  • Monday, January 24th — 2:30 PM

This study group is for beginner-advanced genealogists. Ideas and information are shared in a "square round table" way so that all get an opportunity to talk, share or ask questions. The group is held in the Genealogy Department and is open to those interested in genealogy.

Michelle   772-400-6330   genealogy@irclibrary.org


IRC Main Library
  • Monday, December 13th — 2:00 PM

Follow along with our instructor to create your own snowman 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.

Chelsea Carlson   772-400-6310   ccarlson@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


IRC Main Library
  • Thursday, December 16th — 6:00 PM

Join us for Holiday stories, songs, crafts, and more. This program is intended for 2 to 8 year olds, but all ages are welcome. Registration is not required. For more information contact Ms. Patti at 772 400 6318 or email pfuchs@irclibrary.org

Patti Fuchs   772 400 6318   pfuchs@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


IRC Main Library
  • Saturday, December 18th — 11:00 AM

Enjoy a holiday movie classic featuring some pesky burglars! Win prizes, enjoy hot chocolate and popcorn! No registration required. Face masks encouraged. This event is open to adults. 

Chelsea Carlson   (772)400-6310   ccarlson@irclibrary.org


Brackett Library
  • Wednesday, December 22nd — 4:00 PM

Enjoy a holiday movie classic featuring some pesky burglars! Win prizes, enjoy hot chocolate, and sample different flavors of candy canes! Teens only (grades 6-12). No registration required. 

Chelsea Carlson   (772)400-6310   ccarlson@irclibrary.org


IRC Main Library
  • Monday, January 3rd — 2:00 PM
  • Monday, February 7th — 2:00 PM
  • Monday, March 7th — 2:00 PM

Genealogy can be fun, with the right tools. Come learn how to get started and what local resources are available to use. Learn what the library has to offer while your are researching your family. This class is a long class but full of valuable hands on resources.


IRC Main Library
  • Wednesday, May 5th — 10:00 AM
  • Thursday, July 1st — 6:30 PM
  • Thursday, September 2nd — 10:00 AM
  • Monday, January 3rd — 10:00 AM

Class is for first time computer users. Limited spots are available and registration is required. Social distancing and face coverings are strongly 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.

Chelsea Carlson   (772)400-6310   ccarlson@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


North IRC Library
  • Wednesday, January 5th — 5:00 PM

Join us for a workshop where we put together various plant life in a terrarium. Make your own personalized arrangement to take home with you! Teens only, grades 6-12. No registration required. Face masks are encouraged. 

Chelsea Carlson   (772)400-6310   ccarlson@irclibrary.org


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

Chelsea Carlson   (772)400-6310   ccarlson@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


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

Come enjoy, laugh and sing along to some of the most popular jukebox hits from the 60s & 70s with Doug Caple, "The Live Jukebox."
This free concert is open to the public and sponsored by the Friends of the North IRC Library.

North IRC Library   772-400-6360  


Brackett Library
  • Wednesday, January 12th — 4:00 PM

Do you love bath bombs, but wish you could make your own? Well, now's your chance! Enjoy mixing colors and scents for your own bath bomb to take home! Teens only, grades 6-12. Face masks encouraged. 

Chelsea Carlson   (772)400-6310   ccarlson@irclibrary.org


IRC Main Library
  • Thursday, January 13th — 3:30 PM

In this messy, fun, hands-on program, teens dare to design and devour delicious doughnut dioramas alongside local law enforcement officers. Using doughnuts, candy decorations and basic supplies, teams create freestanding structures that are judged in categories like creativity and engineering. Teens only, grades 6-12. Face coverings encouraged. 

Chelsea Carlson   (772)400-6310   ccarlson@irclibrary.org


IRC Main Library
  • Saturday, January 15th — 10:00 AM

Join us and our local gardeners to exchange plants to diversify your garden by sharing with others! Bring in some plants to exchange for new life for your garden! No registration required. Face masks encouraged.

Chelsea Carlson   (772)400-6310   ccarlson@irclibrary.org


North IRC Library
  • Tuesday, January 18th — 6:00 PM

Join us to test your hand at various games and crafts inspired by the Winter Olympics! This free program is intended for children in grades 1 through 5. Registration is not required.

Ms. Susan   772-400-6358  


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


IRC Main Library
  • Thursday, January 20th — 6:00 PM

1st through 5th graders are invited to bring in their favorite items or collections to talk about with others. (No pets, please.) Displays must fit in a 2' x 3' space. The library is not responsible for damage to or loss of items brought to this program. Registration is not required. For more information contact Ms. Patti at 772 400 6318 or email pfuchs@irclibrary.org.  

Patti Fuchs   772 400 6318   pfuchs@irclibrary.org


North IRC Library
  • Monday, January 24th — 2:00 PM

Six out of ten Floridians come from outside Florida and know little of the state’s rich history. The Hidden History of Florida uses dozens of stories to tell the little-known facts of Florida history. It is a fast, fun 50-minute journey through 400 years of history with lots of images all based on the book Hidden History of Florida. The trip will leave listeners with a new appreciation of their state’s past.
Dr. Clark is a Senior Lecturer in the UCF History Department. He is one of Florida's leading historians, noted for his books and research.
This event is funded in part by a Florida Humanities Florida Talks Grant, in partnership with the Friends of the North IRC Library.

North IRC Library   772-400-6360  


IRC Main Library
  • Wednesday, May 12th — 10:00 AM
  • Thursday, July 8th — 6:30 PM
  • Thursday, September 9th — 10:00 AM
  • Monday, January 24th — 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.

Chelsea Carlson   (772)400-6310   ccarlson@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


IRC Main Library
  • Tuesday, January 25th — 11:00 AM

Learn basic coding skills, or practice what you know! We will be using an online teaching tool with guidance. Teens only, grades 6-12. Face coverings encouraged. This event is scheduled for homeschooled students. 

Chelsea Carlson   (772)400-6310   ccarlson@irclibrary.org


Brackett Library
  • Wednesday, January 26th — 6:00 PM

Create poetry and art in one go by creating blackout poetry using old book pages. Vote for your favorite poem and the highest rated poems will be displayed in the Young Adult section of our libraries! Teens only, grades 6-12. No registration required. Face coverings encouraged. 

Chelsea Carlson   (772)400-6310   ccarlson@irclibrary.org


Copies are available for the month's selection from the Brackett Library.  Read the book and peruse the provided discussion questions.  Join us in 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/BrackettBookClub

Happy Reading!  

Hollie   772-400-6366   hjenkins@irclibrary.org


IRC Main Library
  • Thursday, January 27th — 4:00 PM

Participate in a class that will allow you to practice coding and gain a basic understanding of how it works. We will be using a program to practice together! Teens only, grades 6-12. 

Chelsea Carlson   (772)400-6310   ccarlson@irclibrary.org


IRC Main Library
  • Wednesday, May 19th — 10:00 AM
  • Thursday, July 15th — 6:30 PM
  • Thursday, September 23rd — 10:00 AM
  • Monday, January 31st — 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.

Chelsea Carlson   (772)400-6310   ccarlson@irclibrary.org


North IRC Library
  • Thursday, February 3rd — 10:00 AM
  • Friday, February 4th — 10:00 AM
  • Saturday, February 5th — 10:00 AM

The Friends of the North IRC Library will be holding their annual used book sale with proceeds sponsoring the many programs that we offer throughout the year.

North IRC Library   772-400-6360  


North IRC Library
  • Tuesday, February 8th — 6:00 PM

Join local musician "Papa Pete" McCulloch as he brings the sounds & tales of the Florida Keys to the North IRC Library.

North IRC Library   772-400-6360  


Brackett Library
  • Tuesday, February 8th — 5:00 PM

Can't make it to New York Fashion Week?  Don't fret!  Join us as we design a dress that deserves a place on the catwalk!  We'll work together as a group to design a dress made from recycled materials such as book pages, magazine pages, and other unconventional materials!  Then use that as inspiration to design your own mini dress to take home!  This program is designed for teens and adults.  Registration is required.  

Hollie   772-400-6366   hjenkins@irclibrary.org


IRC Main Library
  • Wednesday, June 9th — 2:00 PM
  • Monday, February 14th — 10:00 AM

Learn how to create and edit a document with Microsoft Word. We will cover the basics including opening new and existing documents, copying and pasting, formatting font and paragraphs and margins, and saving and printing documents. Registration is required and spots are limited. Contact Chelsea at 772-400-6310 to register. Face coverings are encouraged.

Chelsea Carlson   (772)400-6310   ccarlson@irclibrary.org


Brackett Library
  • Friday, February 18th — 2:00 PM

Join us for tea, snacks, and party games!  Limited space is available.  Registration is required.  Registration will open February 1st.  

Hollie   772-400-6366   hjenkins@irclibrary.org


IRC Main Library
  • Monday, February 21st — 10:00 AM

Learn how to create and edit a document with Microsoft Excel. We will cover the basics including opening new and existing documents, formatting changes, and formulas. Registration is required and spots are limited. Contact Chelsea Carlson to register. 

Chelsea Carlson   (772)400-6310   ccarlson@irclibrary.org


North IRC Library
  • Tuesday, February 22nd — 2:00 PM

From the Barefoot Mailman to Addison Mizner and the Ashley Gang, old Florida history is brimming with fascinating characters and memorable events. Enjoy lively interpretations of some of the better-known Florida tales, as well as others you might not have encountered.
Dr. Caren Neile is founding director of the South Florida Storytelling Project and a professor at FAU. Neile’s teaching and research are in the fields of Intercultural, Cultural and Rhetorical Communication Studies.
This event is funded by Florida Humanities’ Florida Talks program in partnership with the Friends of the North IRC Library.

North IRC Library   772-400-6360  


Brackett Library
  • Thursday, February 24th — 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 in 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/BrackettBookClub

Hollie   772-400-6366   hjenkins@irclibrary.org


The little-known story of U-2 pilots who flew from Orlando to Cuba to secure the photographic proof that the Soviets were installing nuclear missiles on Cuba, sparking an international crisis that brought the U.S. and the Soviet Union to the brink of war. One pilot was shot down by the soviets, in an incident that was covered up and later revealed by U-2 pilot Jerry McIlmoyle of Venice, Florida.
Michael Tougias is a New York Times bestselling author and co-author of 29 books.
This event is funded in part by a Florida Humanities Florida Talks Grant, in partnership with the Friends of the North IRC Library.

North IRC Library   772-400-6360  


Brackett Library
  • Thursday, March 31st — 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 in 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/BrackettBookClub

Hollie   772-400-6366   hjenkins@irclibrary.org


Brackett Library
  • Thursday, April 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 in 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/BrackettBookClub

Hollie   772-400-6366   hjenkins@irclibrary.org


Brackett Library
  • Thursday, May 26th — 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 in 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/BrackettBookClub

Hollie   772-400-6366   hjenkins@irclibrary.org


Brackett Library
  • Thursday, June 30th — 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 in 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/BrackettBookClub

Hollie   772-400-6366   hjenkins@irclibrary.org


Brackett Library
  • — 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
  • Mondays — 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
  • Mondays — 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  


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
  • Third 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


IRC Main Library
  • Second Tuesday of the Month — 11:30 AM

Event scheduled for homeschooled young adults. Let loose your creative spirit. Draw, paint, craft, anything you like! If you would like, you can exhibit your works every 3 months at the library. Come get messy with us! Teens only, grades 6-12. No registration required. Face masks encouraged. 

Chelsea Carlson   (772)400-6310   ccarlson@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
  • 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  


IRC Main Library
  • First Thursday of the Month — 4:30 PM

Let loose your creative spirit. Draw, paint, craft, anything you like! If you would like, you can exhibit your works every 3 months at the library. Come get messy with us! Teens only, grades 6-12. No registration required. Face masks encouraged. 

Chelsea Carlson   (772)400-6310    ccarlson@irclibrary.org


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