Welcome to Rock Rapids Public Library
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Tuesday 10:00 - 8:00
Wednesday 12:00 - 8:00
Thursday 10:00 - 8:00
Friday 12:00 - 5:30
Saturday 10:00 - 3:00
We invite you to spend a few moments looking at our library Web site. With help from the State Library of Iowa and the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation we created a place on the Web where you, our customers, can explore, learn and get help with all your information needs.
Read-alikes & series
Lyon County Reporter
Books in IA libraries
TumbleBooks is a collection is a talking, animated picture books for younger children which you can read or have read to you. It includes fiction, nonfiction, and foreign language titles and puzzles, games, videos and grade and A/R levels. Click here.
New! The Lyon County Reporter (1885-2011) and Rock Rapids Review (1883-1916) are now available online. These newspapers can be searched by name or keyword or browsed by date. This project was funded by the Forster Trust of Rock Rapids. Click Reporter archive.
New! The Early Literacy Station is a dynamic digital learning solution for children ages 2-8. It requires no Internet connection, so it is safe and secure. The latest version features more than 60 educational software programs spanning seven curricular areas. The educational titles are displayed using engaging graphics and intuitive menus.
New books, audiobooks, DVDs listed monthly
Accelerated Reader books
1000 DVDs & videos
New DVDs in June: Dan in Real Life, Hours, The Monuments Men
New DVDs in July & August: Divergent, Gimme Shelter, Heaven Is for Real, Labor Day, Lego Movie, Rio 2
Adult Book Discussion, third Thursday, 4:00, Sept.-May
Preschool Storytime, Tuesdays, 10:15, Sept.-May
1000 Books before Kindergarten
and more services