• Rockville Public Library
    Funded and endowed by local textile manufacturer George Maxwell in 1893, Rockville Public Library is a non-profit 501(c)3 library serving the entire town of Vernon, CT. Two thirds of the library's operating costs are paid through the endowment left by the Maxwell Family and by Library Fundraising. The remaining third is paid through our partnership with the Town of Vernon.

  • The Summer Movie Series will be held every Tuesday at 6:30 PM.

    Tuesday,July 28
    The Good Lie (PG-13)
    (c) Alcon Entertainment, Reliance
    A group of Sudanese refugees given the chance to resettle in America arrive in Kansas City, Missouri, where their encounter with an employment agency counselor forever changes all of their lives.

    Rated PG-13 for thematic elements, some violence, brief strong language and drug use

    Click here to see the list of movies

    The 2015 Summer Reading Program
    "Every Hero has a Story" will begin on Wednesday June 17, 2015.

    The calendar of events is posted on the Children's Page as well as the
    link to log into the RPL page to track the books your child has read.

    The program will end on Thursday August 13, 2015.

  • We are changing our hours!

    The Rockville Public Library is changing its hours beginning in July. Starting July 10, 2015 we will close every Friday afternoon at 1:00 p.m. We usually close on Saturdays during the summer. When we return to regular hours in September, the library will continue closing on Friday and Saturday afternoons at 1:00 p.m.  The two half-day closings represent eight fewer hours of service each week For the full statement by the Library Director, Click Here.

  • Do you have trouble navigating the internet?

    Would you like to learn the basics to help you get started?

    Sign up for our
    Basic Internet Class
    Tuesday, July 28
    2:00 PM

    Call 860-875-5892 x 100 to register


    We will accept Food for Fines during July and August.

    One non-perishable food item can be donated per fine. The item cannot expire before November 2015.
    This does not apply to lost or damaged items or to museum passes.
  • We are starting a monthly
    e-newsletter. This letter will have updates on programs, library resources, events and changes.

    To sign up for the e-newsletter please email:


    The newsletter will start in August and go directly to your email.
    Our printed quarterly newsletter will still be mailed out as well as be available at RPL
    We're going online with a monthly newsletter!

    Learn how to pin pictures from the internet into your own personal page.

    Pinterest is a visual bookmarking tool that helps you discover and save creative ideas.
    Use Pinterest to make meals, plan travel, do home improvement projects and more.


    Thursday, July 23, 2015 at 6:30 PM
    Sign up by calling 860-875-5892 x100






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Important Tax Form information for 2015!


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Hours: Monday through Thursday10:00AM-8:00 PM

52 Union Street, Vernon CT 06066

Friday & Saturday
10:00 AM-1:00 PM


Closed on Saturday during July-August
Closed on Sunday