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Library Hours

Mon, Tue & Thu:
9 AM to 8 PM

Wed, Fri & Sat:
9 AM to 5 PM

Sunday
1 PM to 5 PM

Closed Federal &
State Holidays


Book Stop Hours

Tues - Fri: 
10 AM to 1 PM

Saturday:
10 AM to 4 PM 

 


 


Welcome to the Rockland Public Library

Summer Reading Program
Hey Super Heroes! Summer Reading has begun! We have cool programs for little ones, independent readers, teens AND adults!
Click here to sign up!

 Upcoming Closures: The Library will be closed on Friday, July 3 and Saturday, July 4 for Independence Day.  While we will be open Sunday, July 5th, this will be the last Sunday the Library will be open.

News

Thursday, July 2 at 6:00 PM
Artist Talk: William Irvine

Meet artist William Irvine, who has established himself as a Maine and American master, known for his seascapes, as well as enchanting figurative paintings and still-lifes.  Read more...


Mondays,  Starting July 6 at 5:30 PM
My Money Works

Co-sponsored by Women, Work & Community. This class can help you gain the skills and confidence you need to stretch your money, pay your bills, reduce debt, find money for savings, plan for retirement, and set personal financial goals. A follow-up session is scheduled to provide additional networking and support. Successful completion of this class meets one of the requirements for the Family Development Account (FDA) and Rainy Day Savings (RDS) matched savings programs. To register or for more information contact Melinda Gilman at 596-2615 or melinda.gilman@maine.edu


Tuesdays, July 7 & 21 from 5:15-6:15 PM
Teen Graphic Novel Club- Heroes and Antiheroes

Do love graphic novels? Have you never read one but always wondered what the big deal was? Join us  to discuss this exciting genre. We’ll read The Lost Hero based on the Rick Riordan novels and Lies in the Dust: A tale of remorse from the Salem witch trials by Jakob Crane. Read one, read both, or bring an alternative title involving a typical, or not-so-typical, hero to discuss. Open to YA’s 12-17, snacks available.




Tuesdays, through July at  11:00 AM
Polliwog Pages Workshop Series for Children with writing educator Yvonne Blake

Join us as we splash into writing. Each week we will learn to arrange words to create interesting and exciting stories. This is a six week series of writing workshops no sign up necessary.  Part of the Arts for Kids and their Families series.




 

Programs & Events

Polliwog Pages Workshop Series for Children / Tuesday, June 30, 2015 11:00 AM
Polliwog Pages Workshop Series for Children with writing educator Yvonne Blake
Children's Drawing Class / Tuesday, June 30, 2015 4:00 PM
Let's Draw 4th of July Celebrations!
LEGO™ Club / Tuesday, June 30, 2015 4:15 PM
LEGO™ Club
Storytime & Craft / Wednesday, July 01, 2015 10:30 AM
Storytime & Craft
Farmers' Market Storytime / Thursday, July 02, 2015 9:00 AM
Farmers' Market Storytime
Ukulele Workshops / Thursday, July 02, 2015 4:00 PM
Ukulele Workshops
Artist Talk: William Irvine / Thursday, July 02, 2015 6:00 PM
Artist Talk: William Irvine
My Money Works / Monday, July 06, 2015 5:30 PM
My Money Works
Children's Drawing Class / Tuesday, July 07, 2015 4:00 PM
Let's draw favorite Maine cats and dogs!
Teen Graphic Novel Club- Heroes and Antiheroes / Tuesday, July 07, 2015 5:15 PM
Teen Graphic Novel Club- Heroes and Antiheroes
Storytime & Crafts / Wednesday, July 08, 2015 10:30 AM
Storytime and Crafts
Farmers' Market Storytime / Thursday, July 09, 2015 9:00 AM
Farmers' Market Storytime
Children’s Yoga / Thursday, July 09, 2015 9:30 AM
Children’s Yoga
Bike Safety Talk / Thursday, July 09, 2015 11:00 AM
Bike Safety Talk
Ukulele Workshops / Thursday, July 09, 2015 4:00 PM
Ukulele Workshops
Artist Talk: O’Chang Comics / Thursday, July 09, 2015 6:00 PM
Artist Talk: O’Chang Comics
Baby Storytime / Friday, July 10, 2015 10:00 AM
Baby Storytime
Family Storytime / Saturday, July 11, 2015 10:30 AM
Storytime & Craft
The Art of Beading / Saturday, July 11, 2015 11:00 AM
The Art of Beading
Adult Art Workshop / Monday, July 13, 2015 11:00 AM
Adult Art Workshop: Lupine at Mosquito Harbor
Children's Drawing Class / Tuesday, July 14, 2015 4:00 PM
Let's draw Rockland - landmark scenes of a Maine town!
LEGO™ Club / Tuesday, July 14, 2015 4:15 PM
LEGO™ Club
Storytime & Craft / Wednesday, July 15, 2015 10:30 AM
Storytime & Craft
Farmers' Market Storytime / Thursday, July 16, 2015 9:00 AM
Farmers' Market Storytime
What's in the Trunk? / Thursday, July 16, 2015 11:00 AM
Cornerstones of Science with Jessie: Water Science Trunk!
Art & Architecture Talk:Library Art & Architecture / Thursday, July 16, 2015 6:00 PM
Art & Architecture Talk: Beautiful in All its Details– Library Art & Architecture
Baby Storytime / Friday, July 17, 2015 10:00 AM
Baby Storytime
Family Storytime / Saturday, July 18, 2015 10:30 AM
Storytime & Crafts
Teen Art Class: Colored Pastels / Saturday, July 18, 2015 11:00 AM
Teen Art Class: Colored Pastels
Adult Art Workshop / Monday, July 20, 2015 11:00 AM
Adult Drawing Workshop: Oriental Poppies in an Early Summer Garden
Children's Drawing Class / Tuesday, July 21, 2015 4:00 PM
Let's draw marine mammals!
Get Started on Your Career Plan / Wednesday, July 22, 2015 10:00 AM
Get Started on Your Career Plan
Storytime & Crafts / Wednesday, July 22, 2015 10:30 AM
Storytime & Crafts
Farmers' Market Storytime / Thursday, July 23, 2015 9:00 AM
Farmers' Market Storytime
Film: The Horse’s Mouth / Thursday, July 23, 2015 6:00 PM
Fourth Thursday Film: The Horse’s Mouth
Baby Storytime / Friday, July 24, 2015 10:00 AM
Baby Storytime
Storytime & Craft / Saturday, July 25, 2015 10:30 AM
Storytime & Craft
Adult Art Workshop / Monday, July 27, 2015 11:00 AM
Adult Art Workshop: Rosa Rugosa - Beach Roses by Marshall Point Light
Children's Drawing Class / Tuesday, July 28, 2015 4:00 PM
Let's draw classic Maine scenes!
Author Talk: Jon Keller / Tuesday, July 28, 2015 6:00 PM
Author Talk: Jon Keller
Performance: Robert Shetterly & Mary Ann Driscoll / Thursday, July 30, 2015 6:00 PM
Performance: Artist Robert Shetterly & Jazz Composer Mary Ann Driscoll
Baby Storytime / Friday, July 31, 2015 10:00 AM
Baby Storytime

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