Library Closed Thursday, January 4 due to Weather

We will be closed on Thursday, January 4 due to the weather. If the Vernon Schools are closed due to bad weather, generally we are also closed. All closings are posted on this page, on our Facebook page, and on TV Channels 3 and 30.

By |2018-01-03T19:07:14+00:00January 3rd, 2018|News and Updates|0 Comments

Sign up to get weekly notices about new items!

Sign up for WOWBRARY and get a weekly email with all of our new books, DVD's, audiobooks, etc. You will also have the option of putting the new items on reserve so you can get them ahead of other patrons. This is a free service and they won't spam you! Click HERE to sign up [...]

By |2017-10-13T11:12:48+00:00October 13th, 2017|News and Updates|0 Comments

Libby is here! Free app to download eBooks & audiobooks!

Overdrive has a new app available for your mobile device that makes it a breeze to download eBooks and audiobooks for free from RPL. The app is compatible with ios, Android and Microsoft systems through the various app stores. A brochure explaining how to use it can be viewed by clicking HERE.

By |2017-09-18T14:58:51+00:00September 18th, 2017|News and Updates|0 Comments

No solar eclipse glasses available at RPL

13 Libraries in CT were able to get solar eclipse viewing glasses through a grant program. Unfortunately, RPL  is not one of the libraries that were able to get the glasses. It is our understanding that any area libraries that got them through the grant or purchased them to give out, will only give them to [...]

By |2017-08-16T14:39:03+00:00August 16th, 2017|News and Updates|0 Comments

Coming August 1, a new online language program!

Starting August 1, 2017, we are switching from MANGO to PRONUNCIATOR for an online foreign language and ESL program. Pronunciator offers 80 foreign languages and 50 ESL (English as a Second Language) classes. There are several levels of courses to choose from including a healthcare course made specifically for front line health care personnel and first [...]

By |2017-08-01T11:51:07+00:00July 31st, 2017|News and Updates|0 Comments

New Display in Reading Room!

The Vernon Historical Society has made a wonderful display of old promotional items from local stores that were in Rockville/Vernon.   The items range from pencils to books, a clock, buttonhooks for shoes and even an egg separator from a local undertaker.  Come on in and see the collection of objects from bygone stores and businesses.

By |2017-07-12T13:54:00+00:00July 12th, 2017|News and Updates|0 Comments
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