• Summer Playlist Available Now!
    Summer Playlist Available Now!

    Experience Summer Playlist with Rochester Public Library to read, explore, create, and connect from June 5 – Sept 2.

  • Jun 22 Job Search Help
    Jun 22 Job Search Help

    How DO you enter today's job market? This presentation will help give you the tools to land that new job.

  • Jun 24 Garden Tour Preview
    Jun 24 Garden Tour Preview

    Learn what to look for and how to get the most out of the "Tour with the Masters" with local Master Gardeners.

  • Jun 26 Selling Your Home
    Jun 26 Selling Your Home

    Learn how to prepare your property to sell - using real estate agents, preparation, inspections, showing, closing and more.

  • Jun 23 QH Animal Sleepover
    Jun 23 QH Animal Sleepover

    We're taking Stuffed Animal Sleepover on the road! Who knows what adventures they will have overnight at Quarry Hill!

  • Jun 20-22 Roch Fest Book Sale
    Jun 20-22 Roch Fest Book Sale

    Three days of incredible book bargains. All sales go to support the Rochester Public Library.

Upcoming Events

  • Friends RochesterFest Book Sale
    When: Thursday, June 22, 2017 - 9:30 AM - 6:00 PM
    Where: Auditorium - 1st Floor
    Friends book sale for RochesterFest
  • Fun with Math
    When: Thursday, June 22, 2017 - 10:30 AM - 11:30 AM
    Where: Meeting Room B - 2nd Floor
    Play math games and keep up on your skills over the summer. For kids entering grades 4-6.
  • BookBike & ArtCart at Goose Egg Park
    When: Thursday, June 22, 2017 - 12:30 PM - 1:30 PM
    Visit Rochester’s award-winning BookBike and brand-new ArtCart to explore an art activity, get a free library card, or check out some amazing reads.
  • Computer & eBook Drop-In
    When: Thursday, June 22, 2017 - 1:00 PM - 2:30 PM
    Where: Computer Lab - 2nd Floor
    Bring your computer and eBook reader questions to this drop-in class. Librarians will be there to answer your basic questions about computers (e-mail, internet, digital photos, etc.) and library eBooks. Our computer lab has 10 computers with access to the internet for you to use. Please bring in your own devices (laptops, tablets, eBook readers, smartphones, etc.,) and we will be there to help answer your questions. No signup for this class.
  • Job Genius
    When: Thursday, June 22, 2017 - 2:30 PM - 3:30 PM
    Where: Meeting Room C - 1st Floor
    How DO you enter today's job market? Presented by Express Employment Professionals, this presentation will give you the tools to land that new job.
  • Somali Outreach
    When: Thursday, June 22, 2017 - 2:30 PM - 3:30 PM
    Where: Wellness Corner - 2nd Floor
    Somali Support Team from Zumbro Valley Health Center will be available to provide culturally specific services to individuals and families of Somali ethnicity. Somali team will be available to answer questions and provide information on homelessness, mental health and chemical dependency.

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Library Hours

Monday – Thursday 9:30am - 9:00pm

Friday 9:30am - 5:30pm

Saturday 9:30am - 1:30pm

Sunday Closed