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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

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

The Library is now open Sundays from 1-5PM.

AARP Tax Help:
***The Library is no longer scheduling appointments.***

Another location in the area that may be accepting appointments:
Rockland Congregational Church: 594-8656.



Wednesday, March 21st at 3:45 PM
STEM Workshop: Marshmallow Towers

Who can make the tallest tower! Join Miss Katie & Ms. Jessie in creating a structure using mini-marshmallows and toothpicks. Use your powers of experimentation and see if you can reach the ceiling! 


Thursday, March 22nd at 1:00 PM
Let's Make a Greenhouse!

Make a little greenhouse, add a little seed, wait a little while and wow, what can we see! All materials provided, a craft program for the whole family.




Thursday, March 22nd at 6:30 PM
Film: Thank You For Playing

When Ryan Green, a video game programmer, learns that his young son Joel has cancer, he and his wife begin documenting their emotional journey with a poetic video game. Thank You for Playing follows Ryan and his family over two years creating "That Dragon, Cancer," which evolves from a cathartic exercise into a critically acclaimed work of art that sets the gaming industry abuzz (more...) 



Friday, March 23rd at 10:30 PM
Healthy Citizen Science Trunk Stories and Games

Hear stories about health, test out some equipment, and play fun games to practice staying healthy and fit. Join Miss Katie as she explores the science trunk from our friends at Cornerstones of Science. This program is geared toward ages 4-8, but all are welcome. 


Programs & Events

Children's Drawing Class / Tuesday, March 20, 2018 4:00 PM
This week: Spring & Easter
Storytime & Craft / Wednesday, March 21, 2018 10:30 AM
Storytime and craft or coloring
STEM Workshop: Marshmallow Towers / Wednesday, March 21, 2018 3:45 PM
Free and open to all ages
Baby Storytime / Thursday, March 22, 2018 10:30 AM
In the Children's room
Let's Make a Greenhouse! / Thursday, March 22, 2018 1:00 PM
In the Children's Room with Miss Jean
Film: Thank You For Playing / Thursday, March 22, 2018 6:30 PM
Free and open to the public
Healthy Citizen Science Trunk Stories and Games / Friday, March 23, 2018 10:30 AM
A NEW! Cornerstone of Science Trunk
Book Group: Catching Up With the Classics / Saturday, March 24, 2018 10:00 AM
This month's book is Huckleberry Finn by Mark Twain.
Adult Art Workshop / Monday, March 26, 2018 11:00 AM
This week: Spring & Easter
Children's Drawing Class / Tuesday, March 27, 2018 4:00 PM
This week: The circus, clowns & animals
Poetry Reading: Paul Janeczko and Joanna Hynd / Tuesday, March 27, 2018 5:30 PM
A workshop with kids from Rockland South School.
American Red Cross Blood Drive / Wednesday, March 28, 2018 10:00 AM
From 10am- 3pm
Storytime & Crafts / Wednesday, March 28, 2018 10:30 AM
Storytime and craft
Baby Time / Thursday, March 29, 2018 10:30 AM
Upstairs in the Children's Room
Creating Inner Balance With Art Therapy / Thursday, March 29, 2018 6:30 PM
Melissa Kelly, LCPC
Tea & Tots / Saturday, March 31, 2018 10:30 AM
Last Saturday of every month
Silent Social Hour / Monday, April 02, 2018 6:30 PM
Learn and socialize in American Sign Language!
Storytime & Craft / Wednesday, April 04, 2018 10:30 AM
Storytime & Crafts
Baby Time / Thursday, April 05, 2018 10:30 AM
Baby Time
Wellness Talk: Fitness and Movement / Thursday, April 05, 2018 6:30 PM
with Theo Berez
Family Storytime / Saturday, April 07, 2018 10:30 AM
Storytime and craft or coloring
Messin' With the Basics with Joyce Steel / Saturday, April 07, 2018 11:00 AM
A watercolor class for kids
Silent Social Hour / Monday, April 09, 2018 6:30 PM
Learn and socialize in American Sign Language!
Storytime & Crafts / Wednesday, April 11, 2018 10:30 AM
Hear some stories and color or do crafts
Baby Time / Thursday, April 12, 2018 10:30 AM
Upstairs in the children's room
National Library Week Film Screening: Storm Center / Thursday, April 12, 2018 6:30 PM
Celebrate National Library Week with this classic Bette Davis film.
Family Storytime / Saturday, April 14, 2018 10:30 AM
Storytime & Crafts
Vacation Camp with artist Megan Rogers / Wednesday, April 18, 2018 10:00 AM
Art...For Kids and Their Families.
Baby Time / Thursday, April 19, 2018 10:30 AM
Upstairs in the children's room
Reading Room Concert: Old County Road / Thursday, April 19, 2018 6:30 PM
All are welcome!
Edible Garden Craft with Miss Jean / Friday, April 20, 2018 11:00 AM
In the Children's Garden
Coloring for Adults / Saturday, April 21, 2018 10:00 AM
A casual, colorful meeting
Family Storytime / Saturday, April 21, 2018 10:30 AM
Storytime and crafts or coloring
Makeshift Coffeehouse / Thursday, April 26, 2018 6:00 PM
NOTE Early start time
Saturday Stretch Series / Saturday, April 28, 2018 9:00 AM
A new regular Saturday program with Patti Luchetti
Easel Time Pt. 2 with Marie Spaulding / Saturday, April 28, 2018 11:00 AM
Registration required

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

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