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Library Hours

Mon, Tue & Thu:
9 AM to 8 PM

Wed, Fri & Sat:
9 AM to 5 PM

1 PM to 5 PM

Closed Federal &
State Holidays

Book Stop Hours

Tues - Fri: 
10 AM to 1 PM

10 AM to 4 PM 




Thursday, October 30 at 6:00 PM
Enter Ghost: Shakespeare’s Preternatural Universe

The performance created and performed by members of the Rockland Shakespeare Society, will be a collage of vignettes containing various supernatural elements,  from nine different plays, contrasting some of the scariest and most dramatic scenes in all of Shakespeare.  This performance is part of the year long celebration of the Rockland Shakespeare Society’s 125th year of continuous existence.

Three Tuesdays : Starting November 4 from 4:00 to 4:45
Crafting for Christmas, Chanukkah, and Kwanzaa

(Classes will be held 11/4, 11/18, 11/25 )  Led by Miss Eileen from Clementine, Main Street Arts and Crafts Supply Store. Crafts to include: felt bookmarks, felt and button bracelets and felt flower hair barrettes. Participants ages 8 to adult.  All materials provided.  Limit of 12.  Sign up with Miss Jean.  Part of The Arts…for Kids & their Families series.

Thursday, November  6 at 6:00 PM
Camden Conference Discussion: Russia’s Politics

Russia is a new democracy with strong authoritarian elements. Our discussion will consider these two aspects of contemporary Russian politics. Participants will be expected to have read several assigned short articles in preparation for their active engagement in the discussions. Readings are accessible through the Camden Conference web site, and at the Reference Desk. A facilitator from the Conference will moderate the discussions, which  will be free of charge. 

 Let's Draw October Themes!
Children's Drawing Classes

Tuesdays at 4:00 PM in the Community Room. Children, and those young at heart, will explore fall and Halloween themes in the ongoing drawing classes led by Catinka Knoth. The "Let's Draw Together!" workshops, geared for ages 6 and up, also welcome adults. October's subjects may include:  autumn leaves and trees; pumpkin patches and scarecrows; owls, bats, and cats; haunted houses; and a spooky Halloween with Jack-O-Lanterns, witches, goblins, and more.

Mondays at 11:00 AM
Adult Drawing Classe

Catinka Knoth offers drawing  October's autumn themes, with a focus on drawing in color, in the Community Room.   Led by Knoth, participants will  create their own  colored drawings of apple motifs; fall leaves & autumn landscape scenes; and Halloween pumpkins.  Knoth provides the  classes  free of charge and open to the general public, with materials supplied, and  Friends of Rockland Library host.


Programs & Events

Adult Art Workshop / Monday, October 27, 2014 11:00 AM
Adult Art Workshop: Halloween pumpkins
Children's Drawing Class / Tuesday, October 28, 2014 4:00 PM
Let's draw Spooky Halloween with Jack-O-Lanterns, haunted houses, witches, goblins, and more!
Storytime & Craft / Wednesday, October 29, 2014 10:30 AM
Storytime & Craft
Live Performance: Enter Ghost / Thursday, October 30, 2014 6:00 PM
Live Performance: Enter Ghost, Shakespeare’s Preternatural Universe
Crafting for Christmas / Tuesday, November 04, 2014 4:00 PM
Crafting for Christmas
Camden Conference Discussion: Russia’s Politics / Thursday, November 06, 2014 6:00 PM
Camden Conference Discussion: Russia’s Politics
Film: Harold & Maude / Thursday, November 13, 2014 6:00 PM
Film: Harold & Maude
Camden Conference Talk: Professor Paul Holman / Thursday, November 20, 2014 6:00 PM
Camden Conference Talk: Russia and America in the Arctic
Play: Oliver Twist for Families / Saturday, November 22, 2014 2:00 PM
Oliver Twist for Families

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