Rock County Public Library will be closed next week!
The new carpet will be installed!
Come in this week and get your books!
Rock County Public Library News!
The Summer Reading Program is up and going! You still have time to sign your child up! Also the Teen’s have a program this year, stop in and check it out! The library will be closed June 15th-19th, to replace the carpet! Again, thanks to all who support this project for our community!
Stop in and check out our new books that we received for the month of May!
Summer on Lover’s Island by Donna Alward, Memory Man by David Baldacci, The Cavendon Women by Barbara Taylor Bradford, Unlimited by Davis Bunn, Until I found you by Victoria Bylin, At Bluebonnet Lake by Amanda Cabot, A Simple Prayer by Amy Clipston, Whenever you Come Around by Robin Lee Hatcher, Prairie Song by Mona Hodgson, The Life and Times of a Railroad Engineer by Bud Hoekstra, Chasing Sunsets by Karen Kingsbury, Hold Me by Susan Mallery, Perfect Match by Fern Michaels, Deadly Devotion by Sandra Orchard, Blind Trust by Sandra Orchard, Miracle at Augusta by James Patterson, Capital Dames, by Cokie Roberts, The Liar by Nora Roberts, Gathering Prey by John Sandford Every Fifteen Minutes by Lisa Scottoline, The Guest Cottage by Nancy Thayer, One True Heart by Jodi Thomas, A Love Like Ours, Meant to be Mine, and Undeniably Yours by Becky Wade, Take a chance on Me by Susan May Warren, The sound of Glass by Karen White.
The library is starting up our summer reading program. If your child in interested in signing up, please stop in the library! We are also having a teen reading program for grades 7th-12th!
Stop in and check out our new books that we received for the month of April!
Leaving Berlin by Joseph Kanon, Last One Home by Debbie Macomber, The Bridge by Robert Parker, The Accidental Empress by Allison Pataki, NYPD Red 3 by James Patterson, Broken Bonds, Forbidden Ground by Karen Harper, A Heart’s Disguise, A Heart’s Obsession by Colleen Coble, Lady Anne’s Quest, A Lady in the Making, The Lady’s Maid by Susan Page Davis, The Midwife of Hope River, The Reluctant Midwife by Patricia Harman, Caught in The Middle, Love in the Balance, A most Inconvenient Marriage, Sixty Acres and a Bride by Regina Jennings, The Love Letters by Beverly Lewis, The Girls of Mischief Bay by Susan Mallery, The Marriage Charm by Linda Lael Miller. We also added 15 Juvenile books and one DVD.
Stop in and check out our new books that we received for the month of March!
Mrs. Grant and Madame Julie by Jennifer Chiaverini, Cold betrayal by Judith A. Jance, Motive by Jonathan Kellerman, The lost Child by Caryl Phillips, The knife by Ross Ritchell, Epitaph by Mary Doria Russell, Prodigal Son by Danielle Steel, The Promise of Palm Grove by Shelley Shepard Gray, Shattered Secrets by Karen Harper, The Christmas Wedding Ring by Susan Mallery, The Trouble With Patience by Maggie Brendan, One Wish by Robyn Carr, Katie Opens her Heart by Eicher Jerry, Katie’s Forever Promise by Eicher Jerry, Katie’s Journey to Love by Eicher Jerry, The Calling, The Letters, The Revealing, by Suzanne Woods Fisher, Deadly Echoes, Gathering Shadows by Nancy Mehl, Echo Lake by Carla Neggars, Wyoming Strong by Diana Palmer, A Harvest of Hope by Lauraine Snelling. We also added 5 new Audio Books, 19 Juvenile, and 5 Juvenile Teen.
YEAH! We have met our goal for the carpet! Changes will be happening! I will keep everyone posted on a date when this will take place. Thanks for everyone who helped us meet this goal, your support is greatly appreciated.
Stop in and check out our new books that we received for the month of February!
Skin Game by Jim Butcher, Crash & Burn by Lisa Gardner, Full Force and Effect by Mark Greaney, The nightingale by Hannah Kristin, The girl on the Train by Paula Hawkins, Descent by Time Johnston, Breaking Creed by Alex Kava, Saint Odd by Dean Koontz, Private Vegas by James Patterson, The Paris Winter by Imogen Robertson, Darling Ladies of Lowell by Kate Alcott, A Promise to Protect, and Shadows of the Past by Patricia Bradley, Woman of Courage by Wanda Brunstetter, Hearts Pursuit by Robin Lee Hatcher, Through the Deep Waters by Kim Vogel Sawyer, Treasure on Lilac Lane by Donna Alward, Cold Days, Ghost Story by Jim Butcher, One True Path by Cameron Barbara, The life We Bury by Allen Eskens, Saving Amelie by Cathy Gohlke, Sabotaged by Dani Pettrey, The light between oceans by M. L. Stedman, The Dismal River series by Lloyd Warner. We also added 13 easy-readers, 7 Juvenile, and 10 Juvenile Teen books.
We have recently hired a new Assistant Director. Kim Ost has join our library! We are very excited to see what we can accomplish.
January titles added to our collection. Trust no one by Jayne Ann Krentz, Yes Please by Amy Poehler, The remedy for love by Bill Roorbach, Crossroads and A road unknown by Barbara Cameron, Finding love at home, Holding a tender heart, and Seeing your face again by Jerry S. Eicher, The Wishing Season by Denise Hunter, Eyes only by Fern Michaels, Steadfast heart by Tracie Peterson. We also added 6 easy readers, and 16 juvenile readers. Stop in and check them out!
The library will be having preschool story hour starting October 8th! If you haven’t signed your child up, please call the library. The Adult book discussion will meet September 16th at 4:00. We have enjoyed the Duck Stamps on display at the library, if you haven’t been in to see them, do so, for they well be shipped out soon. We had a very successful book sale! Our carpet fundraiser if off to a good start. Thanks to all of you that have already donated to the cause, we have enough to purchase 272 squares. I know we can do this….please support your local library!
Stop in and check out our new books that we received for the month of August. One Nation by Ben Carson, Blood feud: the Clintons vs. the Obamas by Edward Klein, Cavendon Hall by Barbara Taylor Bradford, In his sights by Kate Brennen, The Dead will tell by Linda Castillo, Power Play by Catherine Coulter, Texas True #1 by Janet Dailey, Fast Track by Julie Garwood, Remains of Innocence by J. A. Jance, The City by Dean Koontz, Love Letters by Debbie Macomber, Invisible by James Patterson, Fool Moon & Grave Peril by Jim Butcher, Orchard of Hope, The Scent of Lilacs, Summer Joy by Ann Gabhart, Shattered, Silenced, Stranded, and Submerged by Dani Pettrey, Heaven Sent Rain by Lauraine Snelling, and Swan Point by Sherryl Woods. We also added 5 Juvenile books. Thanks to the following people for their book donation to the library, Allen & Leanne Cook, Donald Buchanan, Carolyn Hall and Jennifer Corman.
The Library is accepting donations so we can purchase new carpet, and pursue a new interior design plan. A square of carpet is $5. We are asking that you purchase as many squares as you wish to help us out with this project for the community. ( We need a total of 2,900 square.) Thank You for your support!!
Pledge forms may be picked up at the Library. Please make checks payable to Rock County Public Library Foundation. Any questions, please call the library at 402-684-3800.
Summer has come to an end here at the Library! We had a successful reading program, and ended it with a pizza/movie party! We are getting ready to head out on the bookmobile, and get story hour ready for October.
July has brought in the following new titles: Wayfaring Stranger by James Lee Burke, Top Secret Twenty-One by Janet Evanovich, The Sweet Spot by Stephanie Evanovich, The Hurricane Sisters by Dorothea Benton Frank, No Place to Hide by Glenn Greenwald, Mr. Mercedes by Stephen King, Field of Prey by John Sanford, A Perfect Life by Danielle Steel, The goldfinch by Donna Tartt, Nantucket Sisters by Nancy Thayer, The Beekeeper’s Ball by Susan Wiggs, Cut and Thrust by Stuart Woods, A Cousin’s Challenge by Wanda Brunstetter, A Counsin’s Prayer by Wanda Brunstetter, The Promise by Robyn Carr, The Search by Suzanne Woods Fisher, Love Comes Home by Ann H. Gabhart, The Bride backfire, The Bride Bargain, and The Bride Blunder by Kelly Eileen Hake, Lone Survivor by Marcus Luttrell, Until we Touch by Susan Mallery, Against the wild by Kat Martin, Coulda, Woulda, Shoulda by Tara Lee Reed, Brava Valentine, The Supreme Macaroni Company and Very Valentine by Adriana Trigiani, The house on Mermaid Point and Magnolia Wednesdays by Wendy Wax, The Beach Trees by Karen White. We also added four new teen fiction, Nine Juvenile, and 5 DVD’s.
Come in and check out our new materials for money management.
This program is made possible by a grant from the FINRA Investor Education Foundation through Smart Investing @ your library, a partnership with the American Library Association. This program is sponsored by the Nebraska Library Commission and the Northeast Library System.