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MNsure Enrollment Assistance at the Library this week
Need some hands-on help signing up for MNsure, Minnesota's health insurance marketplace? Navigators will be at the library this week onThursday, March 6th from 4:30pm - 6:30pm, and Friday, March 7th from 10:30am - 12:00pm, Saturday, March 8th 12:30pm - 4:00pm. No appointment necessary, just drop by the library.
Teens! Celebrate Teen Tech Week at RPL!
On Monday, stop by the Makerspace from 3-6 pm to learn about Japanese book binding. You'll be able to create your own book to take home! Sign up for Tuesday's Intro to Photoshop Elements class to learn the basics. Thursday, we'll be making bookmarks, magnets and buttons using your Instagram photos on the 2nd floor computer lab. And stop by the TeenScape all week after school to make DIY headphone wraps!
Make-N-Take: Collage & 6-Word Memoir Art March 7 & 8
Dana Johnson, local collage artist, will be demonstrating how to make a collage and 6-Word Memoir art project using collage techniques on March 7th & 8th (2:00-4:00pm each day) in the Maker Space on 2nd floor. Attendees will than be able to make their own collage projects to take home with them.
Sign up for a free Practice ACT Test on March 8th
Sign up at the library to take a free, proctored practice test to help identify your strengths and weaknesses before the real thing! The practice test will be given on Saturday, March 8th at 10:00am in Meeting Room C of the library.
Kaplan will provide analyzed results. Remember to bring two #2 sharpened pencils and an approved calculator. Space is limited.
Enter the 2nd Annual Edible Book Festival!
Enjoy playing with your food? Tantalize your taste buds with a good title at RPL’s 2nd Annual Edible Book Festival! All community members and businesses are welcome to submit their most creative - and edible - literary work of art.
Entries must be made primarily of edible materials with the subject pertaining to books in shape or content. “Punny” entries welcome! Registration forms now available online.
Federal and State Tax forms now available
We now have the 2013 Federal 1040 (booklet & forms), 1040A (booklet & forms), 1040EZ (booklet & forms), Publication 17 (booklet), Schedule A (form), Schedule B (form), Schedule EIC (form) and 2013 Minnesota State Tax forms M1, M1W and M1PR available in the hallway to the right of the main desk on the 1st floor.
English Conversation Group meets on Wednesday nights at 7:00pm
New to speaking English? Practice speaking with others in a relaxed, informal setting. Stop up at Meeting Room B on the second floor on Wednesday nights at 7:00pm to have a chat.
This is not a class, but an opportunity to meet new people, share cultures and have fun. The group is open to all non-native English speaking adults. No registration required.
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101 2nd Street SE
Rochester, MN 55904