What's new at the Library?

Make-N-Take: Felting Projects April 26th

Come and make one of our delightful projects made from old wool sweaters that have been felted and take them home to use and enjoy. Stop in at the Maker Space any time between 1:00pm 4:00pm on Saturday, April 26th to complete your project.


Master Gardener Class: Perennial Tracker April 27th

Do you get overwhelmed with how to best keep track of the perennials you have purchased? Do you need a system to keep from buying plants you already have? Come to this workshop on Sunday, April 27th from 2:00pm - 3:30pm in the library auditorium to investigate systems that might work for you. We will cover options for the non-computer user to the advanced user. We'll also talk about label suggestions for your gardens.


Make-N-Take: Painting and Poetry April 28th

Local artist and poet, Mary Lou Devlin will be here to present painting and poetry workshop on April 28th (10:00am -12:00pm) in the Makerspace on the 2nd floor.

During the workshop, participants will create a painting inspired by poetry. Participants can bring a poem they like, either that they have written or found.


Magnetic PoetryNew Magnetic Poetry Wall in the Makerspace

Everyone is invited to share their verbal creativity on the Magnetic Poetry Wall in the 2nd floor Makerspace area. 

Stop in for a few minutes or longer to create your personal prose or enjoy the poems of others on the Wall.


Upcoming Events

Facebook Twitter FlickrYouTubeRead our BlogPinterest
My Library Account
Card #
  PIN #

Events Calendar  more

Donate to your library!

Library Hours

Mon-Thur 9:30am-9:00pm
Fri 9:30am-5:30pm
Sat 9:30am-5:30pm
Sun 1:30pm-5:30pm

Rochester Public Library
101 2nd Street SE
Rochester, MN 55904
507.328.2300

Directions to Library

Ask A Librarian

IM | Email | Phone | Text

Homework Help