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   Wednesday, May 25, 2022
11:00 AM- 11:45 AM
The Antlered Ship Storywalk at the Rockport Harbor
Event Location: Rockport Marine Park
Contact: Charlie Gluck   
cgluck@rockportmaine.gov
Stop by the Rockport Harbor for a Storywalk and songs led by Charlie and pick up a take-and-make craft featuring The Antlered Ship by Dashka Slater!


6:00 PM- 6:30 PM
Pajama Storytime
Event Location: Children's Room
Contact: Charlie Gluck   
cgluck@rockportmaine.gov
Join us in the Children's Room for lullabies, sleepy books, and gentle stretches. Charlie will wear PJs and you should too! Ideal for ages 2-8. Siblings and stuffed animals are welcome!


6:30 PM- 7:30 PM
Genealogical Society Meeting
Event Location: Rockport Public Library
Contact: Helen Shaw   207-236-3642
rpl@rockport.lib.me.us
The Mid-coast Chapter of the Maine Genealogical Society meets on the fourth Wednesday of each month at 6:30pm.

Anyone interested in family history is welcome to attend. You do not have to be a member of the Maine Genealogical Society. For more information contact Helen Shaw at hashaw@earthlink.net.



   Thursday, May 26, 2022
11:00 AM- 11:45 AM
The Antlered Ship Storywalk at the Rockport Harbor
Event Location: Rockport Marine Park
Contact: Charlie Gluck   
cgluck@rockportmaine.gov
Stop by the Rockport Harbor for a Storywalk and songs led by Charlie and pick up a take-and-make craft featuring The Antlered Ship by Dashka Slater!


3:00 PM- 5:00 PM
Homework Hangout
Event Location: Teen Room
Contact: Charlie Gluck   
cgluck@rockportmaine.gov
Need one-on-one homework assistance? Drop by the Teen Room for weekly study sessions and research assistance with a professional tutor. Ideal for ages 12-18.


   Friday, May 27, 2022
11:00 AM- 11:45 AM
The Antlered Ship Storywalk at the Rockport Harbor
Event Location: Rockport Marine Park
Contact: Charlie Gluck   
cgluck@rockportmaine.gov
Stop by the Rockport Harbor for a Storywalk and songs led by Charlie and pick up a take-and-make craft featuring The Antlered Ship by Dashka Slater!


1:30 PM- 2:30 PM
French Conversation Group
Event Location: Rockport Public Library
Contact:    207-236-3642
rpl@rockport.lib.me.us
French Conversation Group. Meets every Monday and Friday at 1:30 p.m. Open to all who are conversationally fluent in French.


3:00 PM
One Day University: Four Films That Changed America: The Jazz Singer, I Am a Fugitive From a Chain Gang, The Graduate, and Easy Rider
Event Location: Rockport Public Library
Contact:    207-236-3642
rpl@rockport.lib.me.us
While most works of cinema are produced for mass-entertainment and escapism, a peculiar minority have had a profound influence on our culture and changed society. Whether intentionally or not, some movies have brought social issues to light, changed laws, forwarded ideologies both good and bad, and altered the course of American history through their resounding impact on society.

This is a recorded video lecture and part of the One Day University series. These are free talks and everyone is welcome to attend. The talks are shown in the Rockport Room, located on the lower level of the Rockport Public Library. This is an in person event only.



4:00 PM- 5:00 PM
Messy Art Studio
Event Location: Children's Room
Contact: Charlie Gluck   
cgluck@rockportmaine.gov
Drop by the Children's Room for a weekly process art workshop. This month we'll focus on drip painting with different paints and canvases. Ideal for ages 4-12.


   Saturday, May 28, 2022
11:00 AM- 11:30 AM
Farmers Market Storytime
Event Location: Guini Ridge Farmers Market
Contact: Charlie Gluck   
cgluck@rockportmaine.gov
Join us at the Guini Ridge Farmers Market for an outdoor Storytime with picture books and songs. Ideal for children under 12.


   Monday, May 30, 2022
9:00 AM- 5:30 PM
Library Closed in observance of Memorial Day
Event Location: Rockport Public Library
Contact:    207-236-3642
rpl@rockport.lib.me.us



   Tuesday, May 31, 2022
10:00 AM- 11:00 AM
Discussion Group
Event Location: Rockport Public Library
Contact:    207-236-3642
rpl@rockport.lib.me.us
This group is open to all viewpoints and ideas.


3:00 PM- 5:00 PM
Fiber Arts Group
Event Location: Rockport Public Library
Contact:    207-236-3642
rpl@rockport.lib.me.us
Meets on the first, third, and, if there is one, fifth Tuesday of the month from 3:00 to 5:00 p.m.

Do you have a yen to knit, spin, crochet, embroider, felt, or do other types of fiber arts? Would you like to work on your stitching with other like-minded enthusiasts? Have a place to ask questions, share tips and generally enjoy your self? Then come to the Rockport Public Library Fiber Arts Group



   Thursday, June 2, 2022
4:00 PM- 5:00 PM
Poets' Corner
Event Location: Rockport Public Library
Contact:    207-236-3642
rpl@rockport.lib.me.us
The Poets' Corner meets on the first and third Thursdays of the month from 4:00 to 5:00 PM.

The workshop is open to the public and welcomes all levels of ability and experience. Bring a selection of work to share.



4:00 PM- 5:00 PM
Tech Tutor Hour
Event Location: Rockport Public Library
Contact:    207-236-3642
rpl@rockport.lib.me.us
Just drop in and we will have a staff member on hand to help you with whatever your tech needs are. We can help with anything from basic computer questions to using your IPad with the Maine Download Library.


   Friday, June 3, 2022
1:30 PM- 2:30 PM
French Conversation Group
Event Location: Rockport Public Library
Contact:    207-236-3642
rpl@rockport.lib.me.us
French Conversation Group. Meets every Monday and Friday at 1:30 p.m. Open to all who are conversationally fluent in French.


   Monday, June 6, 2022
1:30 PM- 2:30 PM
French Conversation Group
Event Location: Rockport Public Library
Contact:    207-236-3642
rpl@rockport.lib.me.us
French Conversation Group. Meets every Monday and Friday at 1:30 p.m. Open to all who are conversationally fluent in French.


   Tuesday, June 7, 2022
10:00 AM- 11:00 AM
Discussion Group
Event Location: Rockport Public Library
Contact:    207-236-3642
rpl@rockport.lib.me.us
This group is open to all viewpoints and ideas.


3:00 PM- 5:00 PM
Fiber Arts Group
Event Location: Rockport Public Library
Contact:    207-236-3642
rpl@rockport.lib.me.us
Meets on the first, third, and, if there is one, fifth Tuesday of the month from 3:00 to 5:00 p.m.

Do you have a yen to knit, spin, crochet, embroider, felt, or do other types of fiber arts? Would you like to work on your stitching with other like-minded enthusiasts? Have a place to ask questions, share tips and generally enjoy your self? Then come to the Rockport Public Library Fiber Arts Group



   Thursday, June 9, 2022
4:00 PM- 5:00 PM
Tech Tutor Hour
Event Location: Rockport Public Library
Contact:    207-236-3642
rpl@rockport.lib.me.us
Just drop in and we will have a staff member on hand to help you with whatever your tech needs are. We can help with anything from basic computer questions to using your IPad with the Maine Download Library.


   Friday, June 10, 2022
1:30 PM- 2:30 PM
French Conversation Group
Event Location: Rockport Public Library
Contact:    207-236-3642
rpl@rockport.lib.me.us
French Conversation Group. Meets every Monday and Friday at 1:30 p.m. Open to all who are conversationally fluent in French.


   Monday, June 13, 2022
1:30 PM- 2:30 PM
French Conversation Group
Event Location: Rockport Public Library
Contact:    207-236-3642
rpl@rockport.lib.me.us
French Conversation Group. Meets every Monday and Friday at 1:30 p.m. Open to all who are conversationally fluent in French.


   Tuesday, June 14, 2022
10:00 AM- 11:00 AM
Discussion Group
Event Location: Rockport Public Library
Contact:    207-236-3642
rpl@rockport.lib.me.us
This group is open to all viewpoints and ideas.


   Thursday, June 16, 2022
4:00 PM- 5:00 PM
Poets' Corner
Event Location: Rockport Public Library
Contact:    207-236-3642
rpl@rockport.lib.me.us
The Poets' Corner meets on the first and third Thursdays of the month from 4:00 to 5:00 PM.

The workshop is open to the public and welcomes all levels of ability and experience. Bring a selection of work to share.



4:00 PM- 5:00 PM
Tech Tutor Hour
Event Location: Rockport Public Library
Contact:    207-236-3642
rpl@rockport.lib.me.us
Just drop in and we will have a staff member on hand to help you with whatever your tech needs are. We can help with anything from basic computer questions to using your IPad with the Maine Download Library.


   Friday, June 17, 2022
1:30 PM- 2:30 PM
French Conversation Group
Event Location: Rockport Public Library
Contact:    207-236-3642
rpl@rockport.lib.me.us
French Conversation Group. Meets every Monday and Friday at 1:30 p.m. Open to all who are conversationally fluent in French.


6:30 PM- 8:00 PM
An Evening with Author Chris Bohjalian
Event Location: Rockport Opera House
Contact:    207-236-3642
rpl@rockport.lib.me.us
Join the Rockport Library Foundation and the Rockport Public Library for an author talk and book signing with #1 New York Times bestselling author, Chris Bohjalian.

General admission tickets are free, open to the public and available on a first come, first serve basis.

Reserve your ticket in advance, 4 ticket limit per order. Registration will open on Monday, May 9th. To reserve please visit:
https://rockportoperahouse.thundertix.com/events/198551

Copies of his newest titles, The Lioness and Hour of the Witch, plus previous works' such as Midwives and The Flight Attendant will be available for purchase and signing.

For more information and questions: rpl@rockport.lib.me.us or 207.236.3642 or rockportoperahouse.org

Sponsored by: Rockport Library Foundation



   Monday, June 20, 2022
9:00 AM- 5:30 PM
Library Closed in observance of Juneteenth
Event Location: Rockport Public Library
Contact:    207-236-3642
rpl@rockport.lib.me.us



   Tuesday, June 21, 2022
10:00 AM- 11:00 AM
Discussion Group
Event Location: Rockport Public Library
Contact:    207-236-3642
rpl@rockport.lib.me.us
This group is open to all viewpoints and ideas.


3:00 PM- 5:00 PM
Fiber Arts Group
Event Location: Rockport Public Library
Contact:    207-236-3642
rpl@rockport.lib.me.us
Meets on the first, third, and, if there is one, fifth Tuesday of the month from 3:00 to 5:00 p.m.

Do you have a yen to knit, spin, crochet, embroider, felt, or do other types of fiber arts? Would you like to work on your stitching with other like-minded enthusiasts? Have a place to ask questions, share tips and generally enjoy your self? Then come to the Rockport Public Library Fiber Arts Group



   Wednesday, June 22, 2022
6:30 PM- 7:30 PM
Genealogical Society Meeting
Event Location: Rockport Public Library
Contact: Helen Shaw   207-236-3642
rpl@rockport.lib.me.us
The Mid-coast Chapter of the Maine Genealogical Society meets on the fourth Wednesday of each month at 6:30pm.

Anyone interested in family history is welcome to attend. You do not have to be a member of the Maine Genealogical Society. For more information contact Helen Shaw at hashaw@earthlink.net.



   Thursday, June 23, 2022
4:00 PM- 5:00 PM
Tech Tutor Hour
Event Location: Rockport Public Library
Contact:    207-236-3642
rpl@rockport.lib.me.us
Just drop in and we will have a staff member on hand to help you with whatever your tech needs are. We can help with anything from basic computer questions to using your IPad with the Maine Download Library.


   Friday, June 24, 2022
1:30 PM- 2:30 PM
French Conversation Group
Event Location: Rockport Public Library
Contact:    207-236-3642
rpl@rockport.lib.me.us
French Conversation Group. Meets every Monday and Friday at 1:30 p.m. Open to all who are conversationally fluent in French.


   Saturday, June 25, 2022
9:00 AM
Rockport Public Library Run/Walk 5k
Event Location: Rockport Public Library
Contact:    207-236-3642
rpl@rockport.lib.me.us
Our 5k Run/Walk starts in beautiful Rockport village right in front of the library. It travels along the coast offering fantastic ocean views. Water and snacks will be provided after the race at the Library. This event is open to runners and walkers of all ages and skills. Strollers are allowed, but be mindful of traffic as most of the race does not have a sidewalk.

Race day registration starts at 8:00am at the Rockport Public Library and the race starts at 9:00am.

The 5K race is open to all, and registration costs $25 on race day or $20 in advance. Kids 18 and under can register for $10. You can sign up in advance at the library or online. More information can be found on our Facebook page. Advance registration ends on Friday, June 24th. If you have any questions please contact the Library at 236-3642 or rpl@rockport.lib.me.us.

To signup online please visit:

https://runsignup.com/Race/ME/Rockport/RockportPublicLibraryRunWalk5k
 



   Monday, June 27, 2022
1:30 PM- 2:30 PM
French Conversation Group
Event Location: Rockport Public Library
Contact:    207-236-3642
rpl@rockport.lib.me.us
French Conversation Group. Meets every Monday and Friday at 1:30 p.m. Open to all who are conversationally fluent in French.


   Tuesday, June 28, 2022
10:00 AM- 11:00 AM
Discussion Group
Event Location: Rockport Public Library
Contact:    207-236-3642
rpl@rockport.lib.me.us
This group is open to all viewpoints and ideas.


   Thursday, June 30, 2022
4:00 PM- 5:00 PM
Tech Tutor Hour
Event Location: Rockport Public Library
Contact:    207-236-3642
rpl@rockport.lib.me.us
Just drop in and we will have a staff member on hand to help you with whatever your tech needs are. We can help with anything from basic computer questions to using your IPad with the Maine Download Library.