• Rockville Public Library
    Funded and endowed by local textile manufacturer George Maxwell in 1893, Rockville Public Library is a non-profit 501(c)3 library serving the entire town of Vernon, CT. Two thirds of the library's operating costs are paid through the endowment left by the Maxwell Family and by Library Fundraising. The remaining third is paid through our partnership with the Town of Vernon.

  • Relieve Stress and Color Yourself Calm!

    Join the Rockville Public Library
    Adult Coloring Group
    Our first session will be on
    Monday, September 21 at 6:30 PM.

    We will provide the coloring sheets, colored pencils, and light refreshments.

    Call the Adult Circulation desk at
    860-875-5892 x 100 to register

    Adults only please!

  • Buying and Selling A House

    Mark Riesback from Bershire Hathaway Home Services will present back to back seminars on Home Buying and Selling.

    6:00-7:00- Thinking of Buying a Home?
    Information for first time home buyers, how to find the home, qualify for a mortgage, etc
    7:00-8:00- How to get Your House Ready to Sell
    How to prep your house to attract buyers, How does the real estate market work, etc
    SIGN UP AT THE ADULT CIRC DESK OR CALL 860-875-5892 X 100.


    Tuesday, September 15, 2015 at 6:30 PM

    Photographer and paranormal investigator Julie Griffin started noticing anomalies in photos she was taking starting in 2009. She will talk about her investigations and photographic evidence she continues to obtain.She has worked in CT, MA, NH, NY, and PA.

    Sign up in advance is required.
    Call 860-875-5892 x 100

  • Saturday Hours return in September

    As of Saturday, September 12,
    we will be open on Saturdays
    from 10 AM- 1PM.

    Our weekly hours of operation
    will be:
    Monday-Thursday 10 AM- 8 PM
    Friday & Saturday 10 AM- 1PM
    We remain closed on Sunday

  • LEGO @ RPL

    Join us in constructing new worlds from Legos!
    The second Saturday of every month at 10:30 AM

    Call the Children's Department at 880-875-5892 x 150 for more information.
  • We are starting a monthly
    e-newsletter. This letter will have updates on programs, library resources, events and changes.

    To sign up for the e-newsletter please email:


    The newsletter will start in August and go directly to your email.
    Our printed quarterly newsletter will still be mailed out as well as be available at RPL
    We're going online with a monthly newsletter!

    MARY COIN by Marisa Silver

    In 1936, a young mother is resting by the side of the road and photographed by a woman documenting migrant laborers in search of work.

    Learn the story behind one of the most iconic images of the Great Depression.


    Tuesday, September 8, 2015 at 2 PM
    Sign up by calling 860-875-5892 x100


We will be closed on Saturday, September 5 and Monday, September 7 in observance of Labor Day.
The bookdrop will be open for returns.




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Hours: Monday through Thursday10:00AM-8:00 PM

52 Union Street, Vernon CT 06066

Friday & Saturday
10:00 AM-1:00 PM


Closed on Saturday during July-August
Closed on Sunday