Upcoming Events

  • BookBike & ArtCart at Kutzky Park
    When: Tuesday, August 14, 2018 - 10:30 AM - 11:30 AM
    Visit Rochester Public Library’s amazing BookBike & ArtCart to get started on your Summer Playlist, create incredible art, or check out books & DVDs!

    Find the BookBike & ArtCart near the playground.
  • Computer & eBook Drop-In
    When: Tuesday, August 14, 2018 - 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.
  • Dungeons & Dragons for Teens
    When: Tuesday, August 14, 2018 - 1:00 PM - 5:00 PM
    Where: Meeting Room A - 1st Floor
    Learn the basics of one of the oldest and longest-lasting RPGs around.In partnership with D6 Games. Space is limited. Registration requested. Teen programs are for teens in grades 7-12.
  • BookBike & ArtCart at East Park
    When: Tuesday, August 14, 2018 - 2:30 PM - 3:30 PM
    Visit Rochester Public Library’s amazing BookBike & ArtCart to get started on your Summer Playlist, create incredible art, or check out books & DVDs!

    Find the BookBike & ArtCart near the playground near the disc golf course.
  • Writing Group
    When: Tuesday, August 14, 2018 - 6:30 PM - 8:30 PM
    Where: Meeting Room B - 2nd Floor
    Stuck on your first draft? Not sure about your plot? Let's get together and help each other out.

    Once a month we will meet to read and critique member's writing. The goal is to improve our writing in a friendly, supportive environment.

    Mike Kalmbach will help to facilitate the meetings. Mike is a freelance writer and editor, and manages the online writing community http://writanon.com/.

    This program is free and open to the public. Attendance at all sessions is not required. If you have any questions for Mike prior to your first meeting, please email kstecher@rochester.lib.mn.us, or call 328-2313.
  • Family Dance Party
    When: Tuesday, August 14, 2018 - 6:30 PM - 7:00 PM
    Where: Auditorium - 1st Floor
    Lights, shakers, dance! Put on your dancing shoes for 30 minutes of non-stop dancing fun!

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