IRC Main Library
  • Tuesday, July 24th — 2:00 PM

Can't make it to Comic-Con? Then join us at the Main Library for a little taste of what Con Culture is all about. Learn about cosplay and how you can make your own costumes, check out pop culture collectibles and more. Current cosplayers of ALL typess are encouraged to attend and participate in the cosplay contest. We'll also be making our own Harry Potter wands or other props. This a teen ONLY program.

Patti Fuchs   (772)-770-5060 x4132   pfuchs@irclibrary.org


North IRC Library
  • Tuesday, July 3rd — 5:00 PM
  • Tuesday, July 10th — 1:00 PM
  • Tuesday, July 17th — 5:00 PM
  • Tuesday, July 24th — 1:00 PM
  • Tuesday, July 31st — 5:00 PM
  • Tuesday, August 7th — 1:00 PM
  • Tuesday, August 14th — 1:00 PM
  • Tuesday, August 21st — 5:00 PM

Every Tuesday beginning in July! Each session has a theme, but all tools will be available for use. 

We provide the tools, you provide the creativity. All ages are welcome and it is free and open to the public. Registration is not required. More sessions will be added soon!

Jul 3: Fabric Cutting, 5pm - 7pm
Jul 10: Crochet, 1pm - 4pm
Jul 17: Circular Knitting, 5pm - 7pm
Jul 24: Yarn Winding, 1pm - 4pm
Jul 31: Loom Knitting, 5pm - 7pm
Aug 7: Knitting, 1pm - 4pm

Fabric and yarn will also be available for use.

**Please note that this is not a class, but more like an "open lab" or "crafting bee". However, we will provide guidance as necessary.**

Children must be supervised at all times.

Tracy   772-589-1355   tgalentine@irclibrary.org


IRC Main Library
  • Friday, June 22nd — 10:30 AM
North IRC Library
  • Thursday, July 26th — 10:30 AM

Families are invited to join us for Mermaid stories and a meet and greet with Bridgette, the Treasure Coast  Mermaid. A photo opportunity not to be missed! Our local mermaid, Bridgette has been traveling all over the world recently and we are very lucky she is taking the time to visit with us at the library once again.

Patti Fuchs   (772)-770-5060 x4132   pfuchs@irclibrary.org


IRC Main Library
  • Friday, July 27th — 10:30 AM

Put on your cape and come out and take part in this fun kid's event. Train like a super hero; including obstacle courses, feats of strength and more!

Patti Fuchs   (772)-770-5060 x4132   pfuchs@irclibrary.org


North IRC Library
  • Saturday, June 9th — 10:00 AM
  • Saturday, August 11th — 10:00 AM
  • Saturday, September 8th — 10:00 AM

A Mommy & Me event for those who want to learn more about Child Wearing.

Infants through 6 year olds are welcome to join in the songs and stories as we learn the art of child wearing. Little ones are encouraged to bring their own dolls to learn how to "wear" their babies, too.

Patti Fuchs   772-770-5060 x4132   pfuchs@irclibrary.org


IRC Main Library
  • Tuesday, June 12th — 9:00 AM
  • Thursday, August 30th — 9:00 AM
  • Tuesday, October 16th — 9:00 AM
  • Saturday, December 1st — 9:00 AM

Did you know 1 in 5 adults struggle with Literacy?  You can make a difference, become a volunteer tutor!  Help someone learn to read or learn English.

When: 2 to 3 hours per week, you choose the day and time.
Where: Tutoring is always in a public facility.
How: Attend a free training workshop to become a volunteer tutor.

Call 772-778-2223 or email info@literacyservicesirc.org for more info! (our office is in the lobby of the Main Library)

Anali Vieyra   772-778-2223   info@literacyservicesirc.org


IRC Main Library
  • Thursday, September 6th — 3:00 PM

Learn about our Teen Advisory Group and upcoming events. Check out our newly designed YA area, enjoy some snacks, and create altered book art! Grades 7-12.

Jessica Matthews   (772)-770-5060 x4121   jmatthews@irclibrary.org


North IRC Library
  • Wednesday, September 12th — 6:00 PM

Perfect entrees for any weeknight. Featuring 10 healthy, delicious entrees that you can prepare in 10 minutes using ingredients you probably already have in your kitchen. Join award-winning cookbook author, Chef Warren Caterson, for an interactive, educational and fun evening.

772-589-1355  


IRC Main Library
  • Wednesday, September 19th — 2:00 PM

Ahoy Mateys!  You too can talk like a pirate with Mango Languages.  Try Mango Languages FREE Pirate Language Course, learn about pirate history, stay to create your own pirate booty and more.  Costumes encouraged!

Jessica   772-770-5060x4121   jmatthews@irclibrary.org


IRC Main Library
  • Thursday, September 20th — 3:00 PM

A blind taste test! Sample Oreos and guess their flavors. Prizes will be awarded for the most accurate palate.

Jessica Matthews   (772)-770-5060 x4121   jmatthews@irclibrary.org


Brackett Library
  • Tuesday, October 2nd — 2:00 PM

Join us to experience TED talks.  We will hear stories of creativity, discovery, heartache, joy, imagination, and so much more!  As part of the TED community we connect locally to explore the ideas that affect our environments.

Join us to watch prerecorded TED talks on a variety of different subjects.  Join in on the conversation after the viewing.

Hollie   772-226-3080   hjenkins@irclibrary.org


IRC Main Library
  • Thursday, September 13th — 3:00 PM
  • Thursday, October 4th — 3:00 PM
  • Thursday, November 1st — 3:00 PM

Let your voice be heard! Tell us what you want to see in the library, give us suggestions for books or programs, and eat pizza. Grades 7-12.

Jessica Matthews   (772)-770-5060 x4121   jmatthews@irclibrary.org


IRC Main Library
  • Thursday, October 4th — 6:00 PM

Join us for a special presentation with Larry Lawson from Indian River Hauntings!  This program is free and no registration is required.

Hollie   772-226-3080   hjenkins@irclibrary.org


IRC Main Library
  • Thursday, October 11th — 3:00 PM

Celebrate Teen Read Week by sampling a variety of book inspired foods then decorate your own book inspired cupcake.

Jessica Matthews   (772)-770-5060 x4121   jmatthews@irclibrary.org


IRC Main Library
  • Saturday, October 13th — 1:00 AM

Donate your gently used costumes anytime at any of the IRC Library branches and receive a Swap Ticket to use at the event.  Costumes of ALL sizes are welcome.

1pm-3pm: Swap Ticket Required (1 costume per ticket)
3pm-4pm: Open to all (1 costume per person in attendance)

Enjoy games and treats while you shop!

Jessica   772-770-5060 x4121   jmatthews@irclibrary.org


Brackett Library
  • Tuesday, October 16th — 6:00 PM

It's a BYOP party at the library! Bring your own pumpkin and we will supply everything you need to carve, paint and decorate it.  Snacks provided!  Free program but registration is required.

Hollie   772-226-3080   hjenkins@irclibrary.org


Brackett Library
  • Tuesday, October 23rd — 2:00 PM

A book tasting is a great opportunity to expose yourself to new books, genres, or authors that you might not consider otherwise.  Join us to sample delicious titles and authors and leave with something new!  Plus, we will look at Novelist; a free online resource matching books to readers.

Hollie   772-226-3080   hjenkins@irclibrary.org


Brackett Library
  • Thursday, October 25th — 3:00 PM

Celebrate the 200th anniversary of Mary Shelley's Frankenstein by making your own Franken-Toy. Materials provided. Grades 7 - 12.
**This event will be held at Brackett Library**

Jessica Matthews   (772)-770-5060 x4121   jmatthews@irclibrary.org


North IRC Library
  • Wednesday, November 7th — 6:00 PM

Cooking for the holidays can be fast, frugal and fun! Award-winning cookbook author, Chef Warren Caterson, shows you how!


IRC Main Library
  • Thursday, November 8th — 3:00 PM

Re-purpose trash into a design that can walk the runway. Spend the afternoon designing a garment that will then be entered in next week's Trashion Show. Grades 7 - 12.

Jessica Matthews   (772)-770-5060 x4121   jmatthews@irclibrary.org


Brackett Library
  • Thursday, November 8th — 10:00 AM

All ages welcome.  Supplies provided.  Registration is required.

Hollie   772-226-3080   hjenkins@irclibrary.org


Brackett Library
  • Friday, November 9th — 10:00 AM
  • Friday, December 14th — 10:00 AM

November 9th: Microsoft Word for Beginners
December 14th: Email for Beginners

This program is free but registration is required.

Hollie   772-226-3080   hjenkins@irclibrary.org


IRC Main Library
  • Thursday, November 15th — 3:00 PM

Turn our trash into fashion. Model your best trashion creation on our runway. Judges will pick the best pieces from multiple categories. Prizes will be awarded.

Jessica Matthews   (772)-770-5060 x4121   jmatthews@irclibrary.org


IRC Main Library
  • Thursday, November 29th — 2:00 PM

Let's celebrate and learn to square dance!  Gib Mattson, with the Treasure Coast Squares will be here to teach us some basic moves.  Strap on your boots and join us!

Hollie   772-226-3080   hjenkins@irclibrary.org


IRC Main Library
  • Thursday, December 6th — 3:00 PM

Make your own snowglobe free workshop. All supplies provided. The workshop is free, but registration IS required.
2pm for adults
3pm for teens (Grades 7-12 only)

Jessica Matthews   (772)-770-5060 x4121   jmatthews@irclibrary.org


Brackett Library
  • Tuesday, December 11th — 2:00 PM

Join us for a holiday themed movie, cookies, hot cocoa and gingerbread house making!  This program is free however registration IS required.

Hollie   772-226-3080   hjenkins@irclibrary.org


IRC Main Library
  • Thursday, December 13th — 3:00 PM

Sample a variety of candy cane flavors and vote on your favorite. Then stay for hot chocolate and holiday cheer.

Jessica Matthews   (772)-770-5060 x4121   jmatthews@irclibrary.org


IRC Main Library
  • Thursday, December 20th — 1:00 PM

Take a break from exams and join us in the Young Adult area for a study break. Grades 7-12.

Jessica Matthews   (772)-770-5060 x4121   jmatthews@irclibrary.org


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

Guitar for Chistmas program with Jane Rosenbohm, guitar extraordinaire.  This program is free and no registration is required.

Hollie   772-226-3080   hjenkins@irclibrary.org


Brackett Library
    Starting November 26th
  • — 2:30 PM

Join us for Study Breaks at Brackett Library during finals week.  Coffee and snacks provided!

Monday, 11/26: VR and Giant Jenga
Tuesday, 11/27: Gabe the Therapy Dog
Wednesday, 11/28: Movie
Thursday, 11/29: Color your own Pencil Case
Friday, 11/30: Make your own Stress Ball

Hollie   772-226-3080   hjenkins@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) 770-5060 x4132   pfuchs@irclibrary.org


IRC Main Library
  • Wednesdays — 10:00 AM
North IRC Library
  • Mondays — 11:00 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) 770-5060 x4132   pfuchs@irclibrary.org


IRC Main Library
  • Thursdays — 1:30 PM
North IRC Library
  • Mondays — 1:00 PM

Join us each week as we explore the science of space through experiments, arts, games and more.  For 2nd-5th graders ONLY.

Patti Fuchs   (772) 770-5060 x4132   pfuchs@irclibrary.org


IRC Main Library
  • Mondays — 10:30 AM
North IRC Library
  • Wednesdays — 10:30 AM

Led by Art teacher, Miss Jennifer, 1st through 5th graders will create a different piece of art, using different media each week.  Each session will focus on a different famous Artist and their methods, as it relates to that week's project.

Patti Fuchs   (772)-770-5060 x4132   pfuchs@irclibrary.org


Brackett Library
    Starting September 3rd
  • First Monday of the Month — 10:00 AM

Take a tour of Brackett Library and see what your library card can do for you!  Meet the Brackett Library staff and let them show you how to search and locate materials; use your online account to renew and reserve materials; introduce you to online resources; and show you a few tricks to make your library experience enjoyable!  No registration is required. 

Hollie   (772)-226-3080   hjenkins@irclibrary.org


Brackett Library
    Starting September 10th
  • Second Monday of the Month, Second Tuesday of the Month — 2:00 PM

Musical Mondays (2nd Monday of the Month):
From the classics to the newly released musicals!  Please call 772-226-3080 for the movie title.

Blockbuster Tuesdays (2nd Tuesday of the Month):
Enjoy a movie and popcorn on us!  Blockbuster hits for adults.  Please call 772-226-3080 for the movie title.

Hollie   772-226-3080   hjenkins@irclibrary.org


Brackett Library
    Starting September 17th
  • Third Monday of the Month — 4:00 PM

Make and take crafts.  New project each month.  No registration is required.  Supplies provided.  Program is designed for adults.  

Hollie   772-226-3080   hjenkins@irclibrary.org


Brackett Library
  • Tuesdays — 2:00 PM

Beat the heat and join us for a movie and popcorn!  Blockbuster hits for adults.  No registration is required. 

Hollie   (772)-226-3080   hjenkins@irclibrary.org


IRC Main Library
  • Tuesdays — 10:00 AM
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) 770-5060 x4132   pfuchs@irclibrary.org


IRC Main Library
  • Tuesdays — 11:00 AM
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   (772) 770-5060 x4132   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) 770-5060 x4132   pfuchs@irclibrary.org


North IRC Library
  • Tuesdays — 1:00 PM
Brackett Library
  • Fridays — 2:30 PM

Each week, 1st through 5th grade Lego Enthusiasts will be challenged to create new and innovative Lego designs and creations.

Patti Fuchs   (772) 770-5060 x4132   pfuchs@irclibrary.org


Brackett Library
    Starting September 4th
  • Tuesdays — 2:00 PM

Schedule a free one-on one appointment to receive training help with your device. Thirty minute sessions available by appointment. Call 772-226-3080 for more information or to schedule an appointment.

Hollie   (772)-226-3080   hjenkins@irclibrary.org


North IRC Library
  • Wednesdays — 10:00 AM
Brackett Library
  • Second Friday of the Month, Fourth Friday of the Month — 12:00 PM

Having trouble with your plants. Bring a sample. Thumb not very green? No blooms? Brown spots in your yard? Bring all your plant questions to the Master Gardeners.  Join us to learn more about Florida Friendly Landscaping!

Hollie   (772) 226-3080 x4550   hjenkins@irclibrary.org


Brackett Library
  • Wednesdays — 12:00 PM

It's great to be a kid, but it's also important to learn the skills you'll need to "adult" someday.  This educational but FUN club will teach skills such as repairing a hole in a sock, how to save money, how to cook a simple meal, personal safety, basic tools and more!

Registration is required as class size is limited.
This class is for 3rd through 7th graders only.

Patti Fuchs   (772) 770-5060 x4132   pfuchs@irclibrary.org


Brackett Library
  • Wednesdays — 4:00 PM

Bring the kids by to practice their reading skills with the fluffiest and most non-judgemental reading coach you could meet! A licensed therapy dog will be available to sit with your child while they practice reading.  No reservation required.

Please note: Paws to Read has been cancelled for Wednesday, June 20th. Gabriel will be back on Wednesday, June 27th at 4:00 PM!

Hollie   (772) 770-5060 x4550   hjenkins@irclibrary.org


IRC Main Library
    Starting September 5th
  • Wednesdays — 1:00 PM

One-on-one technology tutoring.  30 minute sessions are available Wednesdays 1-3pm at IRC Main Library.  Registration is required!

Jessica   772-770-5060 x4121   jmatthews@irclibrary.org


North IRC Library
  • First Wednesday of the Month — 10:00 AM

772-589-1355  


IRC Main Library
    Starting September 5th
  • First Wednesday of the Month — 12:00 PM

Pick up a few tricks and techniques to make life easier and save money!  Topics include: cleaning, organizing, cooking and so much more! This program is free and open to the public.  No registration is required.

September: Cleaning hacks
October: Party hacks
November: Cooking hacks
December: Holiday hacks
January: Organizing hacks
February: Beauty hacks
March: Kitchen hacks
April: Bath hacks

Hollie   772-226-3080   hjenkins@irclibrary.org


Brackett Library
    Starting September 5th
  • First Wednesday of the Month, Fourth Wednesday of the Month — 2:30 PM

Join us for Study Breaks at Brackett Library.

September 5th: Make your own Sugar Scrub
September 26th: DIY Banned Books Tote Bag
October 3rd: Make your own Eye Pillow
October 31st: Decorate your own Mini Pumpkin
November 7th: Paint your own Superhero Bobble Head Figurine
November 28th: Movie and Snacks

Hollie   772-226-3080   hjenkins@irclibrary.org


North IRC Library
    Starting November 21st
  • Third Wednesday of the Month — 1:00 PM

Both full time and part time residents are invited to join this book discussion group.


Brackett Library
    Starting September 26th
  • Last Wednesday of the Month — 3:00 PM

Join us for an afternoon of playing classic board games and card games.  Scrabble, Quiddler, Chess, Checkers, and more!  No registration required.  This program is for adults.  

Hollie   (772)-226-3080   hjenkins@irclibrary.org


Gifford Library
  • Tuesdays — 10:00 AM
IG Center
  • Thursdays — 10:00 AM
Marion Fell Library, Fellsmere
  • 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) 770-5060 x4132   pfuchs@irclibrary.org


North IRC Library
    Starting August 2nd
  • First Thursday of the Month — 2:00 PM

Aug 2: Stage Beauty (2004) Billy Crudup, Claire Danes & Rupert Everett

Sep 6: The Rose Tattoo (1955) Burt Lancaster & Anna Magnani
Oct 4: The Haunting (1963) Julie Harris, Claire Bloom & Russ Tamblyn
Nov 1: Postcards From the Edge (1990) Meryl Streep, Shirley MacLaine & Dennis Quaid
Dec 6: The Matchmaker (1958) Shirley Booth, Anthony Perkins, Shirley MacLaine & Paul Ford

Free and open to the public! Sponsored by the Friends of the North County Library.

772-589-1355  


Brackett Library
    Starting September 6th
  • First Thursday of the Month — 10:00 AM

First Thursday of the Month join us for a cup of coffee and BINGO! Small prizes awarded to the winners.
Program is free but registration is required

Hollie   772-226-3080 x4550   hjenkins@irclibrary.org


North IRC Library
    Starting September 20th
  • Third Thursday of the Month — 10:30 AM

...with Nancy Johnson, the "Laughing Lady".


Brackett Library
    Starting September 27th
  • Last Thursday of the Month — 3:00 PM

Club meets the last Thursday of the month.  3:00 – 5:00 PM   Book selections are available at the Library! 

Hollie   (772)-226-3080   hjenkins@irclibrary.org


North IRC Library
  • Fridays — 1:00 PM
    Starting August 15th
  • Wednesdays — 1:00 PM

The North Indian River County Library is pleased to offer one-on-one tech help for those who need assistance with e-readers, tablets, and more or are just looking to learn more about today’s technology! Schedule a half hour technology training session today. Registration Required. Contact the library for more information or to schedule and appointment

Tracy   772-589-1355 x4522  


Brackett Library
  • Fridays — 10:00 AM

Classes are for first time computer users. Free class but registration is required.  Call Hollie at 772-226-3080 for details or to register.  

Hollie   (772)-226-3080   hjenkins@irclibrary.org


Brackett Library
    Starting October 5th
  • Fridays — 10:00 AM

Classes are for first time computer users.  Free class but registration is required.

Hollie   772-226-3080   hjenkins@irclibrary.org


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

First Friday of the Month @12:00 PM. Bring a bag lunch and enjoy a movie and popcorn on us!
New Feature films for adults. No registration required. Call Hollie at 772-226-3080 ext. 4550 for more information.

Hollie   772-226-3080 x4550    hjenkins@irclibrary.org


IRC Main Library
    Starting September 7th
  • 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 772-226-3080 for movie title. (No movie in November).

Hollie   772-226-3080   hjenkins@irclibrary.org


IRC Main Library
  • First Monday of the Month, Third Monday of the Month — 5:30 PM
Brackett Library
    Starting October 5th
  • Second Friday of the Month, Fourth Friday of the Month — 12:00 PM

Master Gardeners Florida-Friendly Lanscape Program.  Presented by the Master Gardeners of Indian River County.

Hollie   772-226-3080   hjenkins@irclibrary.org


Brackett Library
    Starting October 19th
  • Third Friday of the Month — 2:00 PM

Join us for a free viewing of POV, PBS' award-winning non-fiction documentary series.  Call 772-226-3080 for movie titles. 

Hollie   772-226-3080   hjenkins@irclibrary.org


North IRC Library
  • Saturdays — 11:00 AM

New to the game or an old pro, join the fun. Bring your board or borrow one of ours. No registration required. Please call the library for more information.

772-589-1355