• May 1 Super Bowl PB Dialogue
    May 1 Super Bowl PB Dialogue

    The MN Super Bowl Host Committee believes that Rochester will see a significant economic impact - find out why!

  • Getting to the Library
    Getting to the Library

    Check out our website Hours/Location page for updates on the best way to navigate Summer road construction.

  • English Conversation
    English Conversation

    Practice your English skills through conversation with English speakers. Tuesdays at 6pm and Thursdays at 1pm.

  • May 2 Looking for Grants
    May 2 Looking for Grants

    Is your nonprofit looking for funds? What foundations would support your mission? Bring your own projects to work on for this "learn by doing" session.

  • May 13 Crafting Characters
    May 13 Crafting Characters

    Writer Anthony Eichenlaub be teaching a process of creating interesting and deep fictional characters.

Upcoming Events

  • Homeless Outreach Worker Available
    When: Friday, April 28, 2017 - 10:30 AM - 11:30 AM
    Where: Wellness Corner - 2nd Floor
    Staff from Zumbro Valley Health Center will be available to answer questions and provide information on homelessness, mental health and chemical dependency issues.
  • Visit the BookBike & ArtCart at RPU's Arbor Day Celebration (Silver Lake Park)
    When: Friday, April 28, 2017 - 11:00 AM - 1:00 PM
    Visit Rochester’s award-winning BookBike and brand-new ArtCart at RPU's Arbor Day Celebration (Silver Lake Park) to explore an art activity, get a free library card, or check out some amazing reads.
  • Hands on learning of MN Legislative Web site and Twitter/Facebook Basics
    When: Saturday, April 29, 2017 - 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
    Where: Meeting Room B - 2nd Floor
    Bring your favorite electronic device (phone/laptop/ipad) and together we'll some basics for setting up and navigating Twitter/Facebook/MN Legislative Web Site
  • Hooray for Saturday: Family Dance Party
    When: Saturday, April 29, 2017 - 10:30 AM - 11:00 AM
    Where: Auditorium - 1st Floor
    Lights, shakers, dance! Put on your dancing shoes for 30 minutes of non-stop dancing fun.
  • Energize! Organize! Engage! Planting the Seeds for Grassroots Change
    When: Saturday, April 29, 2017 - 11:00 AM - 5:00 PM
    Where: Auditorium - 1st Floor
    A gathering of Progressive organizations to network, educate, and focus our efforts to create positive changes in our communities. Hosted by the green Party of the First Congressional District (includes the Green Party of Olmsted County).
  • Silicon Andhra Manabadi
    When: Sunday, April 30, 2017 - 1:30 PM - 3:30 PM
    Where: Meeting Room A - 1st Floor
    Telugu language teaching classs

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