Town of Vernon Public Works Department will have its Community Day on Saturday, September 28 from 9 am to noon. Touch-a-Truck & Equipment Show - Children with adult supervision will have an opportunity to get behind the wheel of the big rigs. You will meet employees from several Town departments (Public Works, Parks and Recreation, [...]
Join us for a reading and reception to celebrate the inauguration of Vernon’s first Poet Laureate on Monday, September 16 at 6:30 pm! Pegi Deitz Shea has shared her love for poetry with the Vernon community for decades and published books for both children and adults. Light refreshments will be served.
The library will be closed on Monday, September 2 in observance of Labor Day. Have a happy and safe holiday!
We have recently added Playaway Launchpads to our circulating collection. Launchpads are tablets with pre-loaded thematic software for adults, teens and kids. There's no need for Wi-Fi access - you can start learning math, English (ESL), Spanish and more right away! Just ask for them the circulation desk. Here are the borrowing rules: devices can [...]
Join us for our first summer concert series at Rockville Public Library! Audrey Mae bluegrass band - Thursday, June 27 at 6 pm 9th Wave surf rock band - Saturday, July 13 at 2 pm Nekita Waller, CT State Troubadour - Thursday, July 25 at 6 pm Lost Acres string band - Saturday, August 10 [...]
In partnership with the Vernon Senior Center, Vernon Housing Authority, and Rockville General Hospital, the Rockville Public Library has received $4,444 in grant funding from the National Network of Libraries of Medicine, New England Region, for our project Vernon Walks: Promoting Health Literacy and Community Fitness in Vernon/Rockville. During the one-year grant project period the library [...]
Starting this week the library will be open from 10 am to 5 pm on Fridays and Saturdays all year round!
Due to technical difficulties, the Summer Reading Kick Off event will be held at the Rockville Library, NOT Talcott Park. Festivities will be held from 10:30 am - 12:30 pm. We will have The Coffee Grinders, who will be providing live music, as well as fun activities such as large yard games, bubble mania, sidewalk [...]
The library will be closed on Monday, May 27, in observance of Memorial Day. We will reopen on Tuesday at 10:00 am.
Join us for the First Annual Peep Diorama Contest and Fundraiser. Participate by making a diorama yourself, or by voting for you favorite ones. Go to our fundraisers page to view details and contest rules.