Understanding Your Best Friend

Virtual

Join Phil Klein, Certified Dog Listener, through Zoom to learn to think like your dog and ‘speak’ the language of canines. Learn the four key drivers of canine behavior, including the surprising cause of common issues like anxieties, toileting indoors, excessive barking, aggression, jumping, pulling, destructive chewing, etc. Learn the simple, dog-friendly changes in how [...]

Free

Fall Music Series – Rosie Porter

RPL 52 Union Street, Vernon, CT

Live music for all ages!  Our last performance in the series, this time by Rosie Porter, a classic country singer. Space is limited, please register.

Free

Teens Create

Show your creative side - join us for a teen creative hour. We'll be drawing, writing, painting, coloring, and more! Supplies will be provided. (For grades 7-12)

Teen Manga Club

Become a founding member of our Manga Club! Join us for the first meeting and get to discuss and decide the future of the club's format. (For grades 6-12)

Lil’ Bookworms Zoom Storytime

Virtual

Join us for a fun-filled virtual storytime on Zoom. Please register to receive your Zoom log-in by emailing rockvillelibrary@vernon-ct.gov.

Gratitude Journal Grab ‘n’ Go – November 15-19

Children's Reading Room

Start a new family tradition.  Fill your blank-page journal with family memories throughout the year.  A free Grab 'n' Go kit available for pick-up in the Children's Department from November 15 through November 19.  One per family while supplies last.

Understanding Your Senses

Virtual

Sydney Sherman is back and this time her presentation focuses on the many ways participants can learn to use their senses, i.e. smell, hearing, sight and touch to connect with their loved ones. The presentation progresses from a very detailed explanation of the “how” our loved ones are still here and explores how we can [...]

Free

Book Discussion

This month's pick is "Three Things About Elsie" by Joanna Cannon. Books are available for check out at the adult circulation desk. "84-year-old Florence has fallen in her flat at Cherry Tree Home for the Elderly. As she waits to be rescued, Florence wonders if a terrible secret from her past is about to come [...]

Brain Flex Trivia

RPL 52 Union Street, Vernon, CT

Show what you know! Teen trivia for grades 7-12.   Categories include: geekdom, 5th grade facts, movies through the decades, and retro throwbacks (gizmos, music, & pop culture from the 70s-90s).

Greeting Card Grab ‘n’ Go – December 1-17

Children's Reading Room

AGES 4-10  Make a seasonal greeting card for your family or friends or use as a decoration.  A free Grab 'n' Go kit available for pick-up in the Children's Department from December 1 through December 17.  While supplies last.  

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