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Come explore Rockford Public Library! Whether you need a blockbuster movie, bestselling novel, latest chart-topping album, or free program for the family, we're here to provide for all your entertainment and information needs. Rockford Public Library has five locations throughout the City of Rockford--the Hart Interim Library downtown, East Branch at 6685 E. State St., Rock River Branch at 3128 11th St., Rockton Center Branch at 3112 N. Rockton Ave., and the Montague Branch 1238 S. Winnebago. Visit our website for hours, featured programs and a look at all your library has for you!

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Upcoming Events

Virtual Escape Room Club (ages 11-18)

Virtual Escape Room Club (ages 11-18)

Wednesday, Jan 13 @ 4:00 PM - 5:00 PM

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Thursday, Jan 14 @ 1:00 PM - 3:00 PM

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Virtual Escape Room Club (ages 11-18)

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Virtual Escape Room Club (ages 11-18)

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Virtual Escape Room Club (ages 11-18)

Virtual Escape Room Club (ages 11-18)

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Virtual Escape Room Club (ages 11-18)

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Virtual Escape Room Club (ages 11-18)

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Virtual Escape Room Club (ages 11-18)

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Virtual Escape Room Club (ages 11-18)

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Virtual Escape Room Club (ages 11-18)

Virtual Escape Room Club (ages 11-18)

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Virtual Escape Room Club (ages 11-18)

Virtual Escape Room Club (ages 11-18)

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Virtual Escape Room Club (ages 11-18)

Virtual Escape Room Club (ages 11-18)

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Virtual Escape Room Club (ages 11-18)

Virtual Escape Room Club (ages 11-18)

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Virtual Escape Room Club (ages 11-18)

Virtual Escape Room Club (ages 11-18)

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Virtual Escape Room Club (ages 11-18)

Virtual Escape Room Club (ages 11-18)

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Virtual Escape Room Club (ages 11-18)

Virtual Escape Room Club (ages 11-18)

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Rockford Public Library

Virtual Escape Room Club (ages 11-18)

Virtual Escape Room Club (ages 11-18)

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Recent Posts

Soup is the theme for Bedtime Storytime on Friday, January 22nd at 7:00 p.m.. Join Mrs. Amy for some "souper" stories!

Wednesday, January 20, 2021

Jump into Miss Sarah's next book suggestion - a lush fantasy teen novel called Graceling by Kristin Cashore.https://www.facebook.com/rockfordpubliclibrary/videos/534026704224229

Tuesday, January 19, 2021

Bedtime Storytime on Thursday in espaƱol with Ms. Alejandrahttps://www.facebook.com/rockfordpubliclibrary/videos/742483129976372

Tuesday, January 19, 2021

Join Miss Ellen for Crafternoon storytime on Facebook 1/20/21 at 2p to learn how to make a Sun Print, then pick up a free craft kit at the Hart Interim Library, 214 N. Church Street!This STEM-based craft explains the science of solar printing, with families creating a lasting memento.

Tuesday, January 19, 2021

There's still time to join our "Books Like Us" Winter Reading Challenge sponsored by Simon & Schuster. Can you read 54 minutes a day from now until January 31? That's all it takes to reach the reading goal of 600 minutes during January. Come on Rockford, you can do it! Join now! http://bit.ly/38cCPNn#BooksLikeUs #winterreadingchallenge #WinterRead2021 #simonandschuster

Tuesday, January 19, 2021

"Reading a Judy Blume book featuring an Asian character had a profound impact on an 11-year-old Mary H.K. Choi. The PERMANENT RECORD author says representation that holds a mirror up to the reader can expand their imagination, as well as create an intimacy with characters on the page." https://youtu.be/2XXU4LWn5vMThe 2021 Winter Reading Challenge: Books Like Us is sponsored by Simon & Schuster.#bookslikeus #WinterRead2021

Tuesday, January 19, 2021

RPL is driven to bring resources to you! Our state-of-the-art Mobile Library will feature shelves full of our most relevant current materials, high-speed internet capabilities, and more! Follow the link to learn more!Click here to learn more!

Tuesday, January 19, 2021

It's all about sewing and making during tonight's storytime with Mrs Heather.https://www.facebook.com/rockfordpubliclibrary/videos/159978555880934

Monday, January 18, 2021

We're proud to have SORTED author Jackson Bird share the first moment he felt connected to the transgender community through reading. https://youtu.be/Oy1sA6vQFRAThe 2021 Winter Reading Challenge: Books Like Us is sponsored by Simon & Schuster.#bookslikeus #WinterRead2021

Monday, January 18, 2021

Our lives beginto end the daywe become silentabout things that matter.~ Martin Luther King Jr. .

Monday, January 18, 2021