Upcoming Events

Event Type

Start Time

Age
Program Type
Library Branch
Room

Family Dance Party

July 16, 2019
6:30pm - 7:00pm
Library Branch: Main Branch
Room: Auditorium
Age Group: Youth, Families
Event Description:

Lights, shakers, dance! Put on your dancing shoes for 30 minutes of non-stop dancing fun!

Disclaimer(s)

Music programmed in partnership with the City of Rochester Music Department and Riverside Concerts.

Whiz Bang Science: Moon Landing

July 17, 2019
10:00am - 11:00am
Library Branch: Main Branch
Room: Auditorium
Age Group: Youth, Families
Event Description:
This will be both a scientific and historic look at the Moon landing in 1969. There will be exciting demos of scientific concepts related to rocketry and survival in a hostile environment. Lots of audience participation opportunities! High flying fun...

Family Storytime

July 18, 2019
10:00am - 10:30am
Library Branch: Main Branch
Room: Auditorium
Age Group: Youth, Families
Program Type: Storytime
Event Description:

Stories, songs and fun for you and your family.

BookBike & ArtCart at Soldier's Field

July 19, 2019
10:00am - 11:00am
Library Branch: BookBike/ArtCart
Age Group: Youth, Families, Teens (grades 7-12), Adults, Seniors
Program Type: Social Gathering
Event Description:
Visit Rochester Public Library’s amazing BookBike & ArtCart at Soldier's Field (at the playground off of Soldier's Field Drive SW) to get started on your Summer Playlist, create incredible art, or check out books & DVDs! ...

Summer Playlist on the Road: Roy Watson

July 23, 2019
2:45pm - 3:30pm
Library Branch: Outreach
Age Group: Youth, Families
Program Type: Creative
Event Description:
Visit the Bookmobile at Roy Watson, 1000 Essex Pkwy NW to make a fun art project and receive free produce grown by Rochester Public School students! ...

Family Dance Party

July 23, 2019
6:30pm - 7:00pm
Library Branch: Main Branch
Room: Auditorium
Age Group: Youth, Families
Event Description:

Lights, shakers, dance! Put on your dancing shoes for 30 minutes of non-stop dancing fun!

Disclaimer(s)

Music programmed in partnership with the City of Rochester Music Department and Riverside Concerts.

Chester Woods Reptiles

July 24, 2019
10:00am - 11:00am
Library Branch: Main Branch
Room: Auditorium
Age Group: Youth, Families
Event Description:
A variety of unique and interesting reptiles will visit the library! Learn about these remarkable creatures in an educational and entertaining program presented by Chester Woods Naturalists. ...

Family Storytime

July 25, 2019
10:00am - 10:30am
Library Branch: Main Branch
Room: Auditorium
Age Group: Youth, Families
Program Type: Storytime
Event Description:

Stories, songs and fun for you and your family.

BookBike & ArtCart at Slatterly Park

July 25, 2019
1:00pm - 2:00pm
Library Branch: BookBike/ArtCart
Age Group: Youth, Teens (grades 7-12), Adults, Seniors
Program Type: Social Gathering
Event Description:

Visit Rochester Public Library’s amazing BookBike & ArtCart to get started on your Summer Playlist, create incredible art, or check out books & DVDs!

BookBike & ArtCart at Soldier's Field

July 26, 2019
10:00am - 11:00am
Library Branch: BookBike/ArtCart
Age Group: Youth, Families, Teens (grades 7-12), Adults, Seniors
Program Type: Social Gathering
Event Description:
Visit Rochester Public Library’s amazing BookBike & ArtCart at Soldier's Field (at the playground off of Soldier's Field Drive SW) to get started on your Summer Playlist, create incredible art, or check out books & DVDs! ...
Library Branch: Outreach
Age Group: Youth, School Age (grades K-6), Families
Program Type: Learning, Performances/Presentations
Event Description:
Have you ever heard an owl but didn’t know what kind it was? What should you do if you find a baby owl on the ground? Show off how much you know about owls in this hands-on game show that highlights how humans encounter and affect owls. You'll also g...

Disclaimer(s)

This project was funded in part or in whole with money from Minnesota's Arts and Cultural Heritage Fund.

Library Branch: Outreach
Age Group: Youth, School Age (grades K-6), Families
Program Type: Learning, Performances/Presentations
Event Description:
 Owls are very popular in today’s books, but how do you know if what you’re reading is true or made up? This program teaches you to tell fiction from nonfiction from realistic fiction. Plus a live owl will come along to teach you more about owls...

Disclaimer(s)

This project was funded in part or in whole with money from Minnesota's Arts and Cultural Heritage Fund.

BookBike & ArtCart at Kutzky Park

July 30, 2019
1:00pm - 2:00pm
Library Branch: BookBike/ArtCart
Age Group: Youth, Teens (grades 7-12), Adults, Seniors
Program Type: Social Gathering
Event Description:

Visit Rochester Public Library’s amazing BookBike & ArtCart to get started on your Summer Playlist, create incredible art, or check out books & DVDs!

Family Dance Party

July 30, 2019
6:30pm - 7:00pm
Library Branch: Main Branch
Room: Auditorium
Age Group: Youth, Families
Event Description:

Lights, shakers, dance! Put on your dancing shoes for 30 minutes of non-stop dancing fun!

Library Branch: Main Branch
Room: Auditorium
Age Group: Youth, Families
Event Description:
Play, learn, and explore with some of The Bakken Museum’s favorite tabletop activities. This mix of demos, games, and hands on engineering challenges will inspire a passion for using innovation to make the world a better place. ...

Family Storytime

August 1, 2019
10:00am - 10:30am
Library Branch: Main Branch
Room: Auditorium
Age Group: Youth, Families
Program Type: Storytime
Event Description:

Stories, songs and fun for you and your family.