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208 W. Spring Street
PO Box 245
Rochester, WI 53167
(262) 534-3533
Fax (262) 534-3531


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What's Happening @ the Rochester Public Library 



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We have a great schedule of classes and activities happening in the coming months. 
 Make the Rochester Public Library your destination for fun and education!
                                                           
For our "Younger" patrons ~
Registration is required for the following youth programs.  Please call the library at 534-3533.
  1. Friday, February 13, 6 - 8 pm PARACHUTE CORD & PIZZA PARTY   ~ Ages 10+  ***Especially for tweens & teens.  Lissa will teach you to make parachute cord bracelets & we'll have pizza to share.
        
For our "Mature" patrons~
Gentle Yoga ~ Beginning on Tuesday January 13th at 4:00 pm and running 6 weeks to conclude on February 17th.
The benefits of yoga are many and our fall class was a success.  We will again offer this yoga program designed with the beginner or senior in mind.  Classes are $50.00 for the 6 week session.  This program is sponsored by "The Friends of the Rochester Library" and scholarships are available.  Please call the library to register in advance ~ 534-3533.  Spots still available!

Adult Computer Classes
All computer classes are free and registration is required.  Our class instructor is Kelly Brutlag
  1. Thursday, February 19, 6:30 pm ONLINE DIGITAL PHOTOS *** Learn how to use online sites to enhance, organize and share your digital photos. Participants should have some basic computer experience. Registration is required.

  2. Thursday, March 12, 6:30 pm  INTEREST IN PINTEREST? *** From health to fashion, cooking to crafts & everything in between, Pinterest is the world's bulletin board.  Find out what Pinterest is all about!  Learn how to pin your favorite items and make your own bulletin board.   Participants should have some basic computer experience.


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Childrens Story Time
Preschool Story Time  10:30 – 11:15 am

Join us for a program designed for kids ages 3 - 5.  Choose Monday or Tuesday morning for stories, songs, activities, finger plays and a craft project with a different theme each week.  

 

Mondays: 

2014

January  26

February 2, 9, 16, 23

March 2, 9, 16, 23, 30

April  13, 20, 27

Or

 

Tuesdays

2014

January 27

February 3, 10, 17, 24

March 3, 10, 17, 24, 31

April 14, 21, 28








 


ABC Afternoon

This Program is Currently Full.  To reserve a place for your child in the 2015 Fall Class please contact Mrs. Czuta at 534-3533.

This early literacy and kindergarten readiness program  includes stories and activities relating to a different letter of the alphabet each week. Ages 4 & 5.  

1:15 - 2:15 PM (Class beings Promptly!)

January 27

February 3, 10, 17, 24

March 3, 10, 17, 24, 31

April 14, 21, 28



ABC Afternoons is a program specifically for 4 or 5 year old pre-kindergartners. Our program will present stories, rhymes and activities relating to a different letter of the alphabet each week.  Sandi Czuta, our children's programmer will help your child become familiar with letters and develop an early literacy foundation needed to love books and enjoy reading.  Registration is required and the class size is limited.  


Tiny Tots Lapsit Story Time - 10:30 - 10:50 am

Wednesdays: 

January  28

February 11 & 25

March 11 & 25

April 22 & 29



This is a program for children age birth to 3 and their parent or caregiver 

that includes stories, music, movement and open playtime.


Hours
Winter Hours
(Oct. 1 - Apr 30th)
Monday-Thursday
9:30 am - 7:30 pm
Friday
CLOSED
Saturday
9:30 am - 3:00 pm 
Sunday 
1:00 pm - 4:00 pm

Summer Hours
(May 1 - Sept 30th)
Monday-Thursday
9:30 am - 7:30 pm
Saturday
9:30 am -1:00 pm 
Friday and Sunday
CLOSED


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