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Library Hours

Mon, Tue & Thu:
9 AM to 8 PM

Wed, Fri & Sat:
9 AM to 5 PM

Closed Federal &
State Holidays

Book Stop Hours

10 AM to 1 PM



The Library Advisory Committee meets on the last Monday of each month at 10am in the Library Board Room.


Welcome to the Rockland Public Library

Monday, October 2nd- Staff Development Day
Monday, October 9th- Columbus Day

*Limited Hours*
Tuesday, October 3rd- 9 AM to 5 PM



 Coastal Children's Museum Pass
*Now Available for Checkout*

The pass can be checked out at the Reference Desk  by library card-holding families of up to six people and is good for a day of play at the  Children's Museum. The Coastal Children's Museum is open year-round Wednesdays through Saturdays 10-4pm and Sundays 1-4pm.

Thursday, September 21st at 6:30 PM
Citizen Science- What's It All About?

Sarah Kirn from Gulf of Maine Research Institute will explore what citizen science is and how to get involved. Sarah is the Education Programs Strategist there and leads the development of the Vital Signs Experience project. Come learn about scientific research projects that everyday people can join, from the Gulf of Maine Research Institute’s Vital Signs to Galaxy Zoo’s Old Weather. Sarah will tell stories illustrating how citizen science is poised to change the world.

Attendees are invited, but not required, to bring their own personal electronic device to explore some of the opportunities presented throughout the evening.  


Saturday, September 23rd at 11:00 AM
Let's Make Glow in the Dark Bouncy Balls!

Come to the Children’s Room and roll up your sleeves!  We're making glow in the dark bouncy balls, once you are done you can take one home! All ages, materials provided. 



Programs & Events

Children's Drawing Class / Tuesday, September 19, 2017 4:00 PM
This week: Barnyard animals such as cows, pigs, sheep, chickens, roosters, geese, and ducks
Storytime & Craft / Wednesday, September 20, 2017 10:30 AM
Storytime and craft/coloring
Baby Time / Thursday, September 21, 2017 10:30 AM
Baby Time
LEGO™ Club / Thursday, September 21, 2017 4:15 PM
We've got Toy Block Tape! Help us test it out!
Citizen Science-What Is It All About? / Thursday, September 21, 2017 6:30 PM
Come learn about ways YOU can contribute to scientific research- some without even leaving the house!
Let's Make GLOW-IN-THE-DARK Bouncy Balls! / Saturday, September 23, 2017 11:00 AM
All ages welcome
Adult Art Workshop / Monday, September 25, 2017 11:00 AM
This week: St. George grange
Children's Drawing Class / Tuesday, September 26, 2017 4:00 PM
This week: Visits to the apple orchard and apple picking
Storytime & Crafts / Wednesday, September 27, 2017 10:30 AM
Hear some stories and color or do crafts
Baby Time / Thursday, September 28, 2017 10:30 AM
Upstairs in the Children's Room
Creative Art Crew / Thursday, September 28, 2017 3:45 PM
Paper Towel Owls!
Film: Swim Team / Thursday, September 28, 2017 6:30 PM
Hosted by the Friends of Rockland Library
Tea & Tots / Saturday, September 30, 2017 10:30 AM
Last Saturday of every month
Family Place Libraries™ Workshop / Wednesday, October 11, 2017 11:00 AM
4 week series, pre-registration suggested

80 Union Street | Rockland, ME 04841 | Phone: (207) 594-0310 | Fax: (207) 594-0333

Rockland Public Library is a department of the City of Rockland.

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