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

For more information and updates regarding Covid-19 please see the Indian River County website at www.ircgov.com.


Brackett Library
  • Thursday, April 22nd — 3:00 PM

Oh No! Your school club, the Green Team, has been collecting items to add to the school compost bin, but the custodians accidentally put the items in with the regular trash. You must hurry and sort through the bins and bags so you can get the valuable composting materials before the garbage collectors come to take everything away.

This game is geared toward teens and adults.  It's free to play but registration is required.  Email Hollie at hjenkins@irclbrary.org to register.  The game link will be emailed on April 22nd @ 3:00 PM.  The link will not expire and can be played anytime!  Play by yourself or with a group!   

Hollie   772-400-6366   hjenkins@irclibrary.org


Online
  • Monday, April 26th — 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!

Join us on Monday, April 26 at 6:00 pm to discuss Agent Sonya: : Moscow's Most Daring Wartime Spy by Ben Macintyre using  Zoom. You must register by calling Jessica at 772-400-6310. 

If you would like to check out a print copy of the book, they are available from the Main Library Circulation Desk or call 772-400-6303 to arrange for a curbside pickup.

If you have not used Zoom on your computer before, the desktop app is available for download here: 
https://zoom.us/download 

The Nonfiction Virtual Book Club meets the last Monday of every month. 

Jessica   772-400-6310   jmatthews@irclibrary.org


Brackett Library
  • Thursday, April 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   772-400-6366   hjenkins@irclibrary.org


IRC Main Library
  • Monday, October 5th — 10:00 AM
  • Monday, January 4th — 10:00 AM
  • Monday, February 1st — 10:00 AM
  • Monday, March 1st — 10:00 AM
  • Monday, April 5th — 10:00 AM
  • Monday, May 3rd — 10:00 AM

Teens (grades 6-12) can sign up for the library's Book Box subscription Service. You will receive a box with a Young Adult title selected for you along with some fun treats to enjoy! The treats are yours to keep but return the book to be eligible for your next box!

Register once to receive a box in January, February, March, April, and May! Boxes can be picked up the first week of each month. A limited number of boxes are available, register early!

Those registered can pick up their boxes the weeks of January 4, February 1, March 1, April 5, and May 3.

Sign up at irclibrary.org/bookbox.php

Jessica   772-400-3610   jmatthews@irclibrary.org


IRC Main Library
  • Monday, May 3rd — 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 Matthews   772-400-6310   jmatthews@irclibrary.org


IRC Main Library
  • Wednesday, May 5th — 10:00 AM

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

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


Brackett Library
  • Thursday, May 6th — 3:00 PM

Oh no! Chef Turalu is catering for a very magical celebration, but all of her recipes are missing! Solve the clues to help her find the recipes in time to serve her guests! Don’t delay, you have 30 minutes before the celebration begins!

This game is geared toward teens and adults.  It's free to play but registration is required.  Email Hollie at hjenkins@irclbrary.org to register.  The game link will be emailed on May 6th @ 3:00 PM.  The link will not expire and can be played anytime!  Play by yourself or with a group!   

Hollie   772-400-6366   hjenkins@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

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


Grab-and-Go
  • Monday, May 10th — 10:00 AM

Stop by and pick up your kit at the Main, Brackett, or North County Library! Each kit contains all the items and instructions needed to make your own Kiss-in-a-Box. Enjoy it for yourself or gift it to a friend. This kit is intended for teens (grades 6-12).  First come, first served.  Stop by early as supplies are limited. 

Jessica   772-400-6310   jmatthews@irclibrary.org


Online
  • Wednesday, May 12th — 6:00 PM

Join us for a virtual guided tour of the Museum of the American Revolution in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. Learn how soldiers, women, African Americans, Native Americans, children, and others experienced the tumultuous events of the Revolution through the stories and objects they left behind.
Free program, but registration is required. Please call Hollie at 772-400-6366 or email hjenkins@irclibrary.org to register. 

Hollie   772-400-6366   hjenkins@irclibrary.org


IRC Main Library
  • Wednesday, May 12th — 10:00 AM

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

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


IRC Main Library
  • Wednesday, May 19th — 10:00 AM

Class is for first time computer users. Limited spots are available and registration is required. Social distancing and face coverings are required. Call Jessica to register.

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


Brackett Library
  • Thursday, May 20th — 3:00 PM

You are so excited! Your bags are packed, You are ready to go, but your ticket is locked up! Apparently before you can take off, you need to tackle a few tricky puzzles to collect that treasured ticket!

This game is geared toward teens and adults.  It's free to play but registration is required.  Email Hollie at hjenkins@irclbrary.org to register.  The game link will be emailed on May 20th @ 3:00 PM.  The link will not expire and can be played anytime!  Play by yourself or with a group!   

Hollie   772-400-6366   hjenkins@irclibrary.org


Online
  • Tuesday, May 25th — 6:00 PM

Spark Joy webinar with Shannon Huneycutt, certified KonMari Consultant, Organizer and Speaker. Join us for an inspiring presentation on what it means to lead a life that Sparks Joy! You will learn the KonMari philosophy and guiding principles needed to tidy once and for all and leave feeling motivated to Spark Joy in your home, office and life! There will be a special giveaway at the end of the presentation, as well as an opportunity for you to ask Shannon questions,.
Free program, but registration is required. Please call Hollie at 772-400-6366 or email hjenkins@irclibrary.org to register.
"Make tidying a special event." Marie Kondo 

Hollie   772-400-6366   hjenkins@irclibrary.org


IRC Main Library
  • Wednesday, May 26th — 10:00 AM

Class is for first time computer users. Limited spots are available and registration is required. Social distancing and face coverings are required. Call Jessica to register.

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


Brackett Library
  • Thursday, May 27th — 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
  • Thursday, June 3rd — 3:00 PM

A strange genetic mutation has led to a zombie outbreak. You are the leading scientist on gene editing and are the world's last hope!

This game is geared toward teens and adults.  It's free to play but registration is required.  Email Hollie at hjenkins@irclbrary.org to register.  The game link will be emailed on June 3rd @ 3:00 PM.  The link will not expire and can be played anytime!  Play by yourself or with a group!   

Hollie   772-400-6366   hjenkins@irclibrary.org


Brackett Library
  • Thursday, June 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 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


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!

Join us on Monday, May 31 at 6:00 pm to discuss Come Fly the World: The Jet-Age Story of the Women of Pan Am by Julia Cooke using  Zoom. You must register by calling Jessica at 772-400-6310. 

If you would like to check out a print copy of the book, they are available from the Main Library Circulation Desk or call 772-400-6303 to arrange for a curbside pickup.

If you have not used Zoom on your computer before, the desktop app is available for download here: 
https://zoom.us/download 

The Nonfiction Virtual Book Club meets the last Monday of every month. 

Jessica   772-400-6310   jmatthews@irclibrary.org


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!

Join us on Monday, July 26 at 6:00 pm to discuss American Sherlock: murder, forensics, and the birth of American CSI by Kate Winkler Dawson using Zoom. You must register by calling Jessica at 772-400-6310. 

If you would like to check out a print copy of the book, they are available from the Main Library Circulation Desk or call 772-400-6303 to arrange for a curbside pickup.

If you have not used Zoom on your computer before, the desktop app is available for download here: 
https://zoom.us/download 

The Nonfiction Virtual Book Club meets the last Monday of every month. 

Jessica   772-400-6310   jmatthews@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 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
  • Thursday, September 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 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
  • 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


Brackett Library
  • — 10:00 AM

Grab your family and friends and play our at home escape room!  Pick up a kit that includes all you'll need to solve puzzles, discover clues and accomplish tasks to complete the game.  There are no locks or boxes to worry about.  The kit is yours to keep!  It's fun for the whole family!  The game is geared for ages 12 and up!  A new game will be introduced each month. 

Hollie   772-400-6366   hjenkins@irclibrary.org


Brackett Library
  • — 10:00 AM

Let's play a game!  Each day in April we'll post a picture of a stack of books with their spine labels showing.  The titles of the books are clues to a name of a different book or a movie.  It's your job to figure out the title.  Each correct guess puts your name into a raffle for a library swag bag!  Email all answers to Hollie at hjenkins@irclibrary.org.  A winner will be pulled on April 30th @ 3:00 PM. 

Hollie   772-400-6366   hjenkins@irclibrary.org


Pick up your kit filled with inspiration to create your own poems such as Shape Poetry, Blackout Poetry and more!  Each kit contains a journal, sharpie, poetry toolkit, and a pocket poem.  Kits are geared toward teens and adults.  They are available April 1st-30th while supplies last.  

Hollie   772-400-6366   hjenkins@irclibrary.org


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

 Each kit will contain items needed to make that month's project.  Craft kits are intended for adults.  First come, first served.  

Hollie   772-400-6366   hjenkins@irclibrary.org


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

Each kit will contain items needed to make that month's project.  Craft kits are intended for adults.  First come, first served.  

Hollie   772-400-6366   hjenkins@irclibrary.org


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

Each kit will contain items needed to make that month's project.  Craft kits are intended for adults.  First come, first served.  

Hollie   772-400-6366   hjenkins@irclibrary.org


Brackett Library
  • Starting November 8thMondays — 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


Grab-and-Go
  • Starting June 14thMondays — 10:00 AM

Stop by each week and pick up supplies to make a fun and creative craft! This summer we will be making beaded dragonflies, painted rock photo holders, puff paint and more! Available at the IRC Main Library, Brackett Library, and North IRC Library every Monday, while supplies last. This program is for 1st through 5th graders.

Patti Fuchs   772 400 6318   pfuchs@irclibrary.org


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

Pick up a Grab and Go bag and join us as we snack and craft our way through the happiest place on earth!  Each bag will contain a recipe from the book   " The Unofficial Disney Parks Cookbook" by Ashley Craft and a themed craft.    Grab and Go Bags will be available the first Monday of the month and are first come, first served. This program is geared toward teens and adults.  

Hollie   772-400-6366   hjenkins@irclibrary.org


Brackett Library
  • Starting July 26thLast Monday of the Month — 12:00 PM

Join us for a movie and popcorn!  Limited space is available and registration is required.  Please call or email Hollie to register.  Social distancing and face coverings are required. 

Hollie   772-400-6366   hjenkins@irclibrary.org


North IRC Library
  • Starting May 3rdTuesdays — 10:00 AM

Stop in at the North Indian River County Library starting May 3rd for you mini dry erase board kit. Supplies are limited. *Kits are intended for adults only and do not include scissors.*

North IRC Library   772-400-6360  


North IRC Library
  • Starting June 1stTuesdays — 10:00 AM

Stop by the North Indian River County Library to pickup your origami corner bookmark kit. Supplies are limited. *Kits are intended for adults only and do not include scissors or glue.*

North IRC Library   772-400-6360  


North IRC Library
  • Tuesdays — 10:00 AM
  • Starting June 15thTuesdays — 10:00 AM
Brackett Library
  • Thursdays — 10:00 AM
  • Starting June 18thFridays — 10:00 AM

It's time for a Drive-In Story Time! Join us for a socially distanced, but LIVE story time! A working car radio is necessary to participate in this program. Registration is NOT required. For more information, contact Patti Fuchs at pfuchs@irclibrary.org or call 772 400 6318.

Patti Fuchs   772 400 6318   pfuchs@irclibrary.org


North IRC Library
  • Thursdays — 10:00 AM

Not many pleasures in life rival the coziness of curling up with a blanket, a book and a steaming mug of hot tea.
Stop by the North IRC Library during the month of April for a bag of tea samples along with a list of books available for check-out on the benefits of drinking tea.
First come, first served. Supplies are limited.
This event is sponsored by The Friends of the North IRC Library.

North IRC Library   772-400-6360  


North IRC Library
  • Thursdays — 10:00 AM

April is National Poetry Month
Tell us what’s on your mind. Write a poem and enter it in the contest to win a prize. 
Four poems will be chosen: 1st place, 2nd place, 3rd place, and honorable mention.
Your poem will be judged on creativity and style. Of course the content must be suitable for all audiences. 
Your poems will be on display in the library through May 15, 2021

North IRC Library   772-400-6360  


Online
  • Starting June 17thThursdays — 10:00 AM

Join us on Zoom each week as we dissect owl pellets together, turn milk into plastic, and make batteries out of lemons! All the supplies you need will be available every Monday at the IRC Main Library, Brackett Library, and North IRC Library as supplies last. Registration is required for this program and is for 2nd through 5th graders only.

Patti Fuchs   772 400 6318   pfuchs@irclibrary.org


North IRC Library
  • Fridays — 10:00 AM

April is National Poetry Month
Tell us what’s on your mind. Write a poem and enter our contest to win a prize.
Four poems will be chosen:
1st place, 2nd place, 3rd place, and honorable mention.
Your poem will be judged on creativity and style. Content must be suitable for all audiences.
Poems will be on display in the library through May 15, 2021.

North IRC Library   772-400-6360  


Brackett Library
  • Starting May 14thSecond Friday of the Month — 10:00 AM

Join us for coffee and bingo!  Limited space is available and registration is required.  Please call or email Hollie to register.  Social distancing and face coverings are required.  

Hollie   772-400-6366   hjenkins@irclibrary.org