The Irondequoit Public Library, 1290 Titus Ave., will host the following programs.
PJ Storytime and Craft with Miss Emily: 6:30 p.m. Sept. 12. For ages 2-5 with a caregiver. Participants will enjoy stories, rhymes and songs, and then make a related craft to take home.
One-on-one assistance with health insurance enrollment: 1 to 5 p.m. Sept. 12. Register for a one-hour appointment with a certified application counselor who can assist with enrolling for health insurance. Bring ID, last year's tax return, four most recent pay-stubs, immigration or naturalization papers if applicable and the social security numbers and birth dates of all family members. Registration is required.
Health and Wellness with MVP Health Care — Managing Blood Pressure and Cholesterol Mythbusters: 3 to 4 p.m. Sept. 12. The interactive class will test attendees’ knowledge on things that they think they know about blood pressure and cholesterol. Registration is required.
Understanding Alzheimer's Disease, The Basics: 2 to 3:30 p.m. Sept. 13. Attendees will explore what distinguishes Alzheimer's disease from normal aging, how Alzheimer's is diagnosed and what community resources are available. Registration is required.
Teen Tech Tutors: 4 to 6 p.m. Sept. 12, Sept. 14. Visit trained Teen Tech Tutors for help with all technology questions.
Knitting Circle: 1 to 3 p.m. Sept. 13. Bring knitting supplies and handiwork projects. The library is partnering with Project Linus, the Central Library's Craft it Forward at the Library and the Salvation Army to make crocheted and knitted materials to donate. Flyers are available at the circulation desk.
Contemporary book discussion — “Inferno” by Dan Brown: 7 p.m. Sept. 13, 3 p.m. Sept. 15. Robert Langdon, Harvard professor of symbology, awakens disoriented and suffering from a head wound in a hospital in the middle of the night. His world soon erupts into chaos, and he finds himself on the run in Florence, Italy.
Fall Prevention series, part one: 1:30 to 3:30 p.m. Sept. 14. A simple fall can change lives forever, but most falls can be prevented. This three-part series will provide information and exercise. Wear comfortable clothing and sneakers and be prepared to move. Registration is required.
From Age-ing to Sage-ing — Elderhood and Spirituality: 1:30 to 3:30 p.m. Sept. 15. Based on the “New Vision of Growing Older” by Zalman Schachter-Shalomi and Ronald S. Miller, these workshops will reflect on personal experiences of aging, look at models of aging from various cultures and revisit framework for aging and creating meaning in later lives. Registration is required.
For more information, call 585-366-6060 or visit irondequoitlibrary.org.