The library has changed over to a new phone system. To contact the branches please use the following numbers:

For more information and updates please see the Indian River County website at www.ircgov.com.


Online
  • Wednesday, October 21st — 6:00 PM

Copies of this month's book are available from the Main Library Circulation Desk.  Read the book then join us on Zoom to share your thoughts. Registration is required!

Jessica   772-400-6310   jmatthews@irclibrary.org


Brackett Library
  • Monday, October 26th — 3:00 PM

Digital Escape Rooms created just for kids!  Try your luck with our Halloween inspired games brought to you by Breakout EDU.  They are free to play!  There are 3 to choose from:

"Even more Tricks" geared toward children in grades K - 1
"Five Little Pumpkins" geared toward children in early elementary.
"Haunted House Goes Dark" geared toward children in elementary and middle school.
Game link will be emailed on October 26th @ 3:00 PM.  You can play anytime! 

Registration is required.  Please email Hollie @ hjenkins@irclibrary.org to register.  Please include your game choice in the subject line. 
Halloween treat bags available for those who complete the game!  

Hollie   772-400-6366   hjenkins@irclibrary.org


Brackett Library
  • Thursday, October 29th — 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   772-226-3080 ext. 4550   hjenkins@irclibrary.org


Online
  • Thursday, October 29th — 4:00 PM

Join us for Halloween games, crafts, and more! Be sure to wear your costume! Grab and Go Halloween Party Kits will be available beginning Monday, October 26th at the IRC Main Library, Brackett Library and North IRC Library. This program is designed for 5 to 10 year olds, but all families are welcome.

Zoom Event Link:
https://us04web.zoom.us/j/79021652454?pwd=TGFDSXZHRzcwNk1JRmdKMkIwNis5dz09

Meeting ID: 790 2165 2454
Passcode: YaQ2bs

Patti   772 400 6318   pfuchs@ircibrary.org


IRC Main Library
  • Friday, October 30th — 10:00 AM
  • Saturday, October 31st — 10:00 AM

Stop by the Main Library any time on October 30th or 31st to pick up your Halloween Movie Box. Each box contains a Halloween DVD, trivia, simple craft, treats, and more! Boxes are available for families, children, and adults, and are first come, first served. Boxes are limited so stop by early. Happy Halloween!

Jessica   772-400-6310   jmatthews@irclibrary.org


IRC Main Library
  • Monday, November 2nd — 10:00 AM

Stop by this week and pick up your craft kit at the Main Library's Circulation Desk. Each kit will contain all the items needed to make a simple craft project along with detailed instructions. These craft kits are intended for adults.  First come, first served.  Stop by early as supplies are limited.  Happy crafting!

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


Online
  • Monday, November 9th — 10:00 AM

Stop by this week and pick up your kit at the Main, Brackett, or North County Library! Each kit contains all the items needed to make your own mug along with detailed instructions and several recipes for simple mug cakes to try out once your mug is ready! This kit is intended for teens (grades 6-12).  First come, first served.  Stop by early as supplies are limited.  

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


Brackett Library
  • Thursday, November 19th — 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   772-226-3080 ext. 4550   hjenkins@irclibrary.org


IRC Main Library
  • Monday, November 30th — 10:00 AM

Brighten up your holiday decor with this simple cross stitch. Stop by any time this week and pick up your kit at the Main Library's Circulation Desk. Each kit will contain all the items needed to make this project along with detailed instructions. These craft kits are intended for adults.  First come, first served.  Stop by early as supplies are limited.  Happy crafting!

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


Online
  • Monday, December 14th — 10:00 AM

Stop by this week and pick up your kit at the Main, Brackett, or North County Library! Each kit contains all the items needed to make your own mug along with detailed instructions and several recipes for simple mug cakes to try out once your mug is ready! This kit is intended for teens (grades 6-12).  First come, first served.  Stop by early as supplies are limited. 

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


Brackett Library
  • Thursday, December 17th — 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   772-226-3080 ext. 4550   hjenkins@irclibrary.org


Brackett Library
  • Friday, December 18th — 3:00 PM

'Twas the night before Christmas and all through the house, people were playing a Breakout Edu digital game based on the classic poem by Clement C. Moore.  The game is free to play.  Game link will be emailed on December 18th @ 3:00 Pm.  You can play anytime! Registration is required.  

Hollie   772-400-6366   hjenkins@irclibrary.org


Brackett Library
  • Mondays — 11:00 AM

Join us every Monday @ 11 AM on Facebook (brackettlibrary@irsc)  for yummy recipes that require only a coffee mug, microwave, and a few simple ingredients! 

Hollie   772-226-3080 ext. 4550   hjenkins@irclibrary.org


Brackett Library
  • Mondays — 10:00 AM

 Pick up your Family Movie Night Kit at the Brackett Library!  Each kit will include a family friendly movie selected by library staff, popcorn, and trivia questions about the movie.  Kits will be available for check out  anytime between September 14th - December 18th.  

Hollie   772-226-3080 ext. 4550   hjenkins@irclibrary.org


Brackett Library
  • Mondays — 12:00 PM

Pick up your Family Game Night Kit @ the Brackett Library!  Each kit will contain two family friendly games selected by library staff and popcorn.  Enjoy playing games with cards, dice, puzzles and staff creations such as Minute-to-Win-It games and scavenger hunts.  Kits are available September 14th - December 18th while supplies last.  The kits are yours to keep! 

Hollie   772-226-3080 ext. 4550   hjenkins@irclibrary.org


North IRC Library
  • Mondays — 10:00 AM

Take and make a No-Sew Quilted Ball Ornament that will add a "Wow, I made that!" touch to your Christmas tree this year. All materials are provided while supplies last.

North IRC Library   772-400-6360  


North IRC Library
  • Starting November 2ndMondays — 10:00 AM

Take a kit for fall napkin luminaries that are easy to make and look beautiful in your window or atop your Thanksgiving table.

North IRC Library   772-400-6360  


Brackett Library
  • Starting November 2ndMondays — 10:00 AM

Are you missing human connection?  Are you a writer, an artist, a thinker, a dreamer, or just someone who wants to see what others in our community are passionate about?  Take home one of our journals, read what others in our community have written or sketched, add your own thoughts and creative energy, then return for the next person to enjoy!  Each journal has a theme.  Some are serious, some fun, some are to write about your favorite books and genres.  There is a topic for everyone!  All entries must be G-Rated and kind or they will be removed.  Journals check out for one week.  

Hollie   772-400-6366   hjenkins@irclibrary.org


Brackett Library
  • Starting November 16thMondays — 10:00 AM

Get into the spirit of the holidays with our take home bag of cheer!  Kits are geared for families of all ages!  Each kit will include a holiday movie, craft, sweet treats and more! Kits will be available November 16th - December 21st while supplies last. First come, first served.  

Hollie   772-400-6366   hjenkins@irclibrary.org


Brackett Library
  • Tuesdays — 10:00 AM

Bring a little sunshine to our senior community members!  Pick up a kit @ the Brackett Library and make a homemade paper art piece 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 resident's 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


Brackett Library
  • Tuesdays — 12:00 PM

Can you break the code?  Try out our code breaking kits!  Each kit contains a book and a locked box.  It's up to you to open the box with the clues given.  These kits are geared towards adults and teens.  The book, lock and box must be returned to the library.  There will be a limited number of kits available for check out.  First come, first served.  

Hollie   772-400-6366   hjenkins@irclibrary.org


Brackett Library
  • Wednesdays — 10:00 AM

Join us each week to play a virtual puzzle game!  Putting the pieces together will reveal scenes from around the Brackett Library.  New puzzles will be shared every Wednesday @ 10 AM via email with a link to play!  Please register by emailing Hollie @ hjenkins@irclibrary.org.  Screenshot your completed puzzles and email to Hollie for a small prize.  

Hollie   772-226-3080 ext. 4550   hjenkins@irclibrary.org


Online
  • Wednesdays — 11:00 AM
  • Thursdays — 10:00 AM

Every Monday through Wednesday, families can pick-up a Grab and Go Story Time packet at the IRC Main Library, Brackett or North IRC Library. This bag will include all the items needed to follow along with Ms. Patti and friends, during their weekly virtual Story Time. The weekly program will happen on Facebook Live on Thursdays at 10:00am on the IRC Main Library Facebook page. www.facebook.com/IRCmainLibrary

Due to copyright limitations, Story Time will only be performed live on Facebook. We will not be posting the video afterwards, as we did over the summer.

The Grab and Go packets will include a paper stick puppet, craft materials, and a list of all of the finger-plays and rhymes used in the Story Time, as well as suggested books on that week’s theme.

Patti Fuchs   772-770-5060 ext. 4132   pfuchs@irclibrary.org


Brackett Library
  • Thursdays — 3:00 PM

Pick up your craft kit at the Brackett Library each week Monday - Wednesday for an easy to make project.  Each kit will contain items needed to make that week's project.  An instructional video will be posted on Facebook every Thursday @ 3:00 PM if you would like to follow along.  Craft kits are intended for adults.  First come, first served.  Supplies are limited.  

Hollie   772-226-3080 ext. 4550   hjenkins@irclibrary.org


North IRC Library
  • Thursdays — 10:00 AM

You take it and make it your own. Color this exotic bookmark and use it in your favorite reads.

North IRC Library   772-400-6360  


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

First Thursday of each month, 1:30 pm. Free. Short movie trivia contest with prizes. Subscribe to the Friends of the North IRC Library newsletter and events mailing list at https://friendsncl.org for instructions on how to connect. Look for "Get Updates" at the bottom of the page.

North IRC Library   772-400-6360  


Brackett Library
  • Starting November 12thSecond Thursday of the Month, Fourth Thursday of the Month — 10:00 AM

Join us for our virtual cookbook club!  Choose your recipe based on that week's theme from a cookbook in the IRC Library System.  Make your recipe at home before "Cook the Book" club.  Taste your creation and join us in Zoom to discuss your likes, dislikes and anything else you discovered.  Registration is required.   Registrants will be emailed the Zoom link once registered.  

Themes:
November 12: Vegetable Side Dish
December 10th:  Holiday Cookies
January 7th: Your Choice! Anything Goes!
January 21st: Something with granola ( It's National Granola Bar Day! ) 

Hollie   772-400-6366   hjenkins@irclibrary.org


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

Registration is required for this online event.  Please email or call Hollie to register.  Registrants must have Zoom with audio and video capability.  You will receive your Zoom invitation once registered.  Bingo Cards and Chips will be available for pick up at the Brackett Library  prior to the  program.  Limited space is available.  Small prizes for the winners will be available for pick up following the program.  

Hollie   772-226-3080 ext. 4550   hjenkins@irclibrary.org