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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.


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Thursday, April 27 at 6:30 PM
Poetry Celebration: A Swarm of Poets

A final celebration of Poetry Month. Adult & teen contest winners will be invited to read their winning poems and receive their prizes.  We have invited some outstanding area poets to read, including former Rockland Poet Laureate Carol Bachofner, Jacob Fricke, Alan Clark, Dave Morrison, and Rockland’s inaugural poet laureate, Kendall Merriam. Hosted by current Poet Laureate Joanna Hynd. 


Tuesday, May 2nd at 6:00 PM
Rockland Sculpture Race Info Session

Kim Bernard will present about the upcoming Rockland Sculpture Race, the history of sculpture racing and help attendees brainstorm ideas for their own entry.  Individuals, teams, community groups and families are encouraged to attend the talk and submit proposals by June 1st to this fun, family friendly, community event. The Rockland Sculpture Race will be held on August 12. Learn more at 




Wednesday, May 3rd at 9:oo AM
Training for Community Spokes 2017

The Community Spokes Program is the Bicycle Coalition of Maine's effort to create a statewide network of bicycle and pedestrian advocates at the local level. We empower Mainers to become champions of better biking and walking through advocacy training, education, and ongoing technical support (more...)

Programs & Events

Storytime & Craft / Wednesday, April 26, 2017 10:30 AM
Storytime and craft or coloring
A Swarm of Poets / Thursday, April 27, 2017 6:30 PM
Final Poetry Month Celebration, Poetry Reading and Contest Winners
Tea & Tots / Saturday, April 29, 2017 10:30 AM
Every 4th Saturday
Adult Art Workshop / Monday, May 01, 2017 11:00 AM
This week: May flowers and baskets
Children's Drawing Class / Tuesday, May 02, 2017 4:00 PM
This week: May flowers, May baskets
Rockland Sculpture Race Info Session / Tuesday, May 02, 2017 6:00 PM
Come learn about this new/old community activity
Community Spokes 2017 Training / Wednesday, May 03, 2017 9:00 AM
Register now!
Musical Performance: Velocipede / Thursday, May 04, 2017 6:30 PM
In the Reading Room, for people of all ages!
Children's Drawing Class / Tuesday, May 09, 2017 4:00 PM
This week: Mother's Day cards
Let's Talk About It Book Group / Tuesday, May 23, 2017 6:00 PM
This year's theme is Making a Difference: How Love and Duty Change Lives

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