Category Archives: Programming

Little Yoga: Exploring Poses with Picture Books

Many of us, both children and adults, live in a busy world full of screens around every corner, schedules for every minute of our day, and plenty of stress. We might often not stop to think about how this hustle … Continue reading

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Up for a Challenge?

  Beginning Tuesday, the LEGO® Six Brick Challenge will be ready for you at our 2nd floor Children’s Makerspace. Did you know that six eight-stud (2×4) LEGO® Duplo® bricks can be connected in 915,103,765 different ways! Using just six LEGO® … Continue reading

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Registration for Holiday Programs & Story Times begins November 12th!

Bring your family and join us for another year of holiday traditions at Rocky River Public Library! Registration for Rocky River School District residents begins Saturday November 12 at 9:00 am.  Open registration starts Tuesday November 15 at 9:00 am.   … Continue reading

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Meet Author, Illustrator, and Storyteller David Spangler

David Spangler, author and illustrator of Clamming Hods and Santa Claus and Who will be speaking at the library on Monday, Sept. 26, from 7:00 to 7:15 PM in the Community Room. This Family Event requires no registration so please stop … Continue reading

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Our After School Maker Space program is where creativity, ingenuity and youth thrive!

Here at the Rocky River Public we are proud to provide our community’s youth an environment where they are able to develop and expand their intelligence, creativity, and collaboration skills so they are ready for the future. To keep things … Continue reading

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The Library: the place where a child can play, learn & grow!

“Through play, they learn. Through learning they grow.” This describes the experience enjoyed by participants of the quarterly Play, Learn & Grow programs here at the Library. If your child is 6 months to 3 years old and has not … Continue reading

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Come here to play!

Our Lego program, the Guild of the Brick is coming up on the following Saturday afternoons. Saturday, September 10th, October 8th and November 12th from 2-4 p.m., for ages 5 and up with no registration required. Why come visit us to … Continue reading

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Week of Welcome was a huge success!

During the first week of school Teen Librarian Megan and I had a blast welcoming, feeding, and entertaining over 400 tweens and teens at the library! It was really important for us to make sure that this group of youth … Continue reading

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Baby & Me

by Mary Ellen Apples, pumpkins, back to school, and colorful leaves are all indications that autumn is just around the corner! At the Library, that also means that fall programs and HALLOWEEN are almost here! I am fortunate to be responsible for … Continue reading

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Rocky River’s Future is Bright with These Library Volunteers

by Heather Tuck-Macalla I have the pleasure to work with our community’s tweens, which are children who range in age from the 3rd to 6th grade. Not only do these youth keep me young at heart they are constantly reaffirming … Continue reading

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