Library News: Rockford

Register your birth through five-year-old child for this free reading incentive program today! Every time you finish reading 100 books together you can stop by for a prize, a free book, and put your child’s name on our reader board. They can watch their reading progress charted right at the library every time they visit! Early literacy is what children know about reading and writing before they are able to read and write. Research shows that children get ready to read years before they...
Friends of the Rockford Library will be hosting a semi-annual Used Book and a Bake Sale at the library. Get ready to stock up on old favorites or new items. Perhaps a treasure awaits you at the Rockford Library. Dates are Monday-Saturday Oct. 5-10. The book sale will be open during the library's open hours. Gently used books and media are needed. Bring them to the library anytime the library is open. Proceeds help the Friends of the Rockford Library sponsor programs, fund facility...
Dear Rockford Area Kids Enjoying Summer: We know you love to read. We know you love to visit the library. We know you love the ice cream social. Did you know that Sharon, Melissa and Theresa will be hosting some of the Summer Reading Programs this year? Your local librarian Sharon will host a Paracord Survival Bracelet class for ages 10-18 on Monday, July 13. Sharon has hosted craft programs at the library before, including knitting classes. She also grows worms in her free time, so stop...