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Brackett Library
IRSC Mueller Campus
6155 College Lane
Vero Beach, FL 32966
P: 772-226-3080
F: 772-770-5043

Hours:
Monday:9am-5pm
Tuesday:12pm-8pm
Wednesday:12pm-8pm
Thursday:9am-5pm
Friday:9am-5pm

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The library will be closed on Monday, May 29th in observance of Memorial Day.
Normal hours will resume on Tuesday, May 30th.

Have a happy holiday!

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The Brackett Library branch is a joint-use facility located in the Mueller Campus of the Indian River State College in Vero Beach. Our collection consists of over 270,000 items including: books, magazines, newspapers, microfilm, CDs, books on tape, DVDs, video tapes and more. We also provide access to the Internet and many PCs loaded with software dedicated to helping you in your research.


News and Upcoming Special Events:


North IRC Library Thursdays at 10:30am

June 8th - Greg Phillips, Magician
June 15th - Mr. Harley, Children's Musician
June 22nd - Extreme Animals, local and exotic animal show
June 29th - Skydive Sebastian, Presentation by our local daredevils
July 6th - Home Depot Build Workshop for Kids (registration required)
July 13th - Showbirdz Parrot Show
July 20th - Jim Sawgrass, Native American Reenactor
July 27th - Tampa Taiko, Japanese Drumming

IRC Main Library Fridays at 10:30am

June 9th - Showbirdz Parrots
June 16th - Paleo Discoveries, learn about Ice Age Florida and dig for fossils!
June 23rd - Jiggleman, a hilarious show not to be missed.
June 30th - Extreme Animals, local and exotic animal show
July 7th - Indian River Karate Demonstration
July 14th - Mr. Richard, Children's Musician
July 21st - Community Helpers, including IRC Sheriff
July 28th - Family Fort Night, read inside your own Blanket Fort (Registration Required)

Donations of Legos are needed for programs at the North County Library.
You can see our entire upcoming Children's Programs Schedule here.

Teen Steam Summer Program for Young Adults
June 19th - July 27th at IRC Main Library


IRC Main Library offers Teen Steam, a summer program developed for students 6th through 12th grades, presented by the YA Dept. We invite interested teens to join us for fun, frolic, food and friends. Students participate in a variety of small group activities designed to: enhance life skills, encourage teamwork and improve self-esteem. Fitness days help to build confidence in our future leaders of tomorrow.

STEAM = Science, Technology, Engineering, Arts, Math. This year's theme is Fractals.

IRC Main Library: Mondays 1:30pm-3:00pm
June 19th - Intro Mixer, Music, Games
June 26th - Life 101, Drama
July 10th - Fractals, Creative Arts
July 17th - ARTs & Poetry, Selfies
July 24th - This is Us, Real World

IRC Main Library: Fridays 3:00pm - 4:00pm
June 22nd - Dance Hip Hop
June 29th - Karate, VBKA
July 13th - Fractals Field Trip
July 20th - Karate, VBKA
July 27th - Dance, Dress Party

To register for this program or find out more information including possible Community Service please contact Marla at 770-5060 x4121 or mgoodman@irclibrary.org.
Summer Reading Program - Build a Better World!
June 5th - July 28th


Summer's almost here! Join us at all the branches of the Indian River County Library System for great programs and awesome books!

Log your reading here and you'll earn prizes and keep that summer slide from happening to you!

Go to http://irclibrary.readsquared.com today and register!

Story Time @ the IG Center!
Every Thursday at 10:00am at the IRC Intergenerational Recreation Center (www.ircig.com)
Beginning June 8th, 2017.


Children ages 2 to 5 and their families/caregivers are invited to attend this free program. Each week will feature a different theme and include stories, songs, creative dramatics, crafts and more.

Registration is not required. The IG Center is located at 1590 9th St. SW. in Vero Beach. For more info contact Ms. Patti by email at pfuchs@irclibrary.org or call 772 770 5060 ext 4132.

This program is brought to you via partnership between the Indian River County Recreation Department and the Indian River County Library System.


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