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The Rockford Public Library has some fun offerings for the month of February. Paper Bag Scrap Album Make & Take – Feb. 8 — Join Local artist Brenda Davis at the Rockford Public Library and make clever Valentine’s Day cards and a mini scrapbook album out of a common brown bag. This program will be […]

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The Rockford Library continues to provide family friendly programming throughout the summer. Coming up this month: Royal Guard  — Dragons and knights and swords take over the Rockford Public Library on Wednesday, June 26 at 10:30 a.m. The Renaissance Festival’s Royal Guard will perform for one and all. The Royal Guard provide fully costumed 16th […]

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The Rockford Public Library is offering the following programs to get summer off to great start: Kick-off to Summer On Monday, June 10, from 3 to 6 p.m. the Rockford Public Library is hosting a “Kick-off to Summer” event. Enjoy summer time treats, meet Rockford Royalty and work on crafts, Children and teens up to […]

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The Rockford Library, located on the 8200 block of Cedar St. in downtown Rockford, hosts a variety of public programs for all ages. On Thursday, April 25, from 6:30 to 7:30 p.m., the public is welcome to attend an author event featuring local writer and illustrator Nancy Scheibe who will discuss her book Waves of […]

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Author Frederick Blanch will give a presentation for adults at the Rockford Public Library on Thursday, March 28, from 6:15 to 7:15 p.m. His book “Last Words: Frederick’s Bionary,” provides an account of the author’s life using key words to provide focus. He was a child during the Great Depression in a tiny Minnesotan farming […]

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The Rockford Public Library is beginning a series of Winter Spring Story Times for preschoolers on Wednesday, Jan. 16,  from 11:15 a.m. to noon. This series of story times will continue Wednesdays through April 24. Story times include stories, songs, crafts and fun activities. Each story time will have its own theme. The Jan. 16 […]

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The Rockford Library, located at 8220 Cedar St. in downtown Rockford, has some fun events planned for December. From Dec. 3 to 8, during library hours, the library will hold its annual Holiday Book and Bake Sale. There’s still time to make donations, the more baked goods the better. The Friends of the Rockford Library […]

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Adults and teens are invited to design a keepsake charm bracelet at the Rockford Public Library on Thursday, Nov. 8, from 6 to 8 p.m. Artist Jen Anfinson will teach some basic jewelry techniques used to make a piece of jewelry. Participants will then use those techniques to construct a charm bracelet of their own […]

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