Help Wanted!

Rock County Public Library is seeking high school applicants for a summer intern position.  Applicants must be 15 or older.  Please ask at library for complete job description and application.  Send or drop off application along with a resume to the library by 5:30 on Monday, May 15th.

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Spring Story Hour

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Christmas Story Hour!


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New Hours

Open Hours effective November 7th.

We hope to be of more service to the community with these morning hours!

Monday – 10-5:30

Tuesday – 1-5:30

Wednesday – 10-5:30

Thursday – 1:5:30

Friday – 10-5:30

Saturday 9-12

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August News!

Summer Reading has come to an end!  We had a very successful summer!  We ended up with seven teens, and 38 K-6th grades.  For those that met their goal we had games and pizza at the library, 16 were able to attend.  We ended up with $130 for the Adopt-A-Reader.  This was enough raised to help 6 kids get clothes and shoes so they can attend school!  Proud of my summer readers!  The Duck Stamps are currently on display here, please take a moment to check out the great talent of these kids!  A big thanks to Evy Ost, Tom Horobik, Terri Swanson, Cheryl Arrowsmith,  Georgia Peterson, Alice Allen, Jerry Morton, and LeAnne Fox for their book donations!

New Books added:   Cravings by Chrissy Teigen,  Sweet Tomorrows by Debbie Macomber,  Daughters of the Bride by Susan Mallery,  Harmony by Carolyn Parkurst,  The Games by James Patterson,  The Black Widow by Daniel Silva, Smooth Operator by Stuart Woods,  The Beauty of Darkness #3 by Mary Pearson,  Return to Paradise #1 and Seasons in Paradise by Barbara Camerson,  Swept Away by Robyn Carr,  Distant Echoes #1, Black Sands #2, and Midnight Sea #4 by Colleen Coble,  One Year by Mary Elizabeth McDonough,  Guide Me Home by Kim Vogel Sawyer,  The Second half by Laurine Snelling,  Walking on Trampolines by Frances Whiting,  No Other Will Do by Karen Witemeyer,  Those Jensen Boys by William Johnstone.  And the DVD Night at the Museum Secret of the Tomb.

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New Books for July!

Here are the new book our library has added to our collection this month!

Seashell Season by Holly Chamerlin,  No Way Up by Mary Connealy,  The Pursuit by Janet Evanovich,  All summer Long by Dorothea Benton Frank,  Here’s to Us by Elin Hilderbrand,  Tribe by Sebastian Junger,  The Murderer’s Daughter by Jonathan Kellerman,  The High Graders, Where the long grass Blows by Louis L’amour,  Reunion Pass by Emily March,  Cold Ridge by Carla Neggers,  Defender by Diana Palmer,  A Beauty Refined by Tracie Peterson,  Bay of Sighs by Nora Roberts,  Red Platton by Clinton Romesha,  The Medicine Horn and Trapper’s Moon by Jory Sherman,  Magic by Danielle Steel,  Ghosts of War by Brad Taylor,  My Extraordinary Life by Monica Sucha Vickers,  Dishonorable Intentions by Stuart Woods.


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Summer Reading!


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Karen Gettert Shoemaker


Join us for this Nebraska author presentation!

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February books!

Stop in and check out our new books that we received for the month of February!

The Paris Key by Juliet Blackwell, A Sweet Misfortune by Maggie Brendan,  The Westward Christmas Brides by Wanda Brunstetter,  On Lone Star Trail by Amanda Cabot,  Old Heart by Peter Ferry,  Beautiful Storm by Barbara Freethy,  Amish Sweethearts by Leslie Gould,  The Girls she left Behind by Sarah Graves,  Winter at the Door by Sarah Graves,  Hope Harbor by Irene Hannon,  Keeper of the Stars by Robin Lee Hatcher,  Breakdown by Jonathan Kellerman,  Ashley Bell by Dean Koontz,  The Spring at moss Hill by Carla Neggers,  Blackjack by James Patterson,  Blue by Danielle Steel,  Crippled America by Donald Trump,  Pioneer Girl by Laura Ingalls Wilder,  Scandalous Behavior by Stuart Woods,  13 Hours by Mitchell Zuckoff.  We also added 6 new Audio books!

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January News

Rock County Public Library News!

The Rock County Library would like to offer Outreach services to patrons who are unable to visit the library due to age, illness, disability or other circumstances. Delivery is scheduled according to temporary or long term needs, and services are always tailored to your personal preferences.  If you are interested in this service please call the Library at 402-684-3800. The adult book discussion group met January 19th.

Stop in and check out our new books that we received for the month of January!

After She’s Gone, Deep Freeze by Lisa Jackson, Secret Sisters by Jayne Ann Krentz, The Devil Wins by Robert Parker, The forgotten Soldier by Brad Taylor,  New Leaf by Catherine Anderson,  Davey’s Daughter, Fire in the night by Linda Byler, The Gift of Christmas Present by Melody Carlson, Her Mother’s Shadow by Diane Chamberlain,  The Inn at Ocean’s Edge by Colleen Coble, Irish Meadows, A Worthy heart by Susan Anne Mason, Point blank by Fern Michaels, Beyond the silence by Tracie Peterson, The Center of the World by Jacqueline Sheehan,  Summer by the Sea by Susan Wigg, Head in the Clouds, A tailor-made bride, To win her heart by Karen Witemeyer.  We also added 8 Juvenile books.

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