Special Events

Storytime

  • Preschool Storytime on Wednesdays @ 10:30 am.

DVD Frenzy

  • Every Wednesday DVD Frenzy.  It's out the R-O-O-F!  Rent One One Free.  Normal checkout limits and fines apply.  Check with the Library Staff for information.

Math Tutorial Service

  • Saturdays, Jan. 18 & Feb. 1 @ Noon.  Free program for students Grades 4-12 or those seeking their GED needing assistance with Math.

Martin Luther King, Jr. Holiday Closing

  • Roanoke Rapids Public Library will be closed Monday, January 20 for the Martin Luther King, Jr. Holiday.  The book drop will be open for the return of books and magazines when the Library is closed.  Please do not return DVDs in the book drop.  The Library will reopen on Tuesday, Jan. 21 @ 10 am.

Teen Book Club

  • Tuesday, Jan. 28 @ 8 am @ Roanoke Rapids High School Media Center.  Teens from grades 9-12 discuss books they are currently reading.  New students as well as our current members are welcome. 

Storytime at the Canal Museum

  • Wednesday, Jan. 29 @ 10:30

Scrap and Share 

  • Saturday, Feb. 8 @ 10 am  

Writers Group

  • Monday, Feb. 10 @ 5:30 pm.  Group meets monthly to discuss writing pieces individuals have created.  New members welcom.  Nor registration required. 

Martin Luther King, Jr. Holiday Closing

  • Roanoke Rapids Public LIbrary will be closed Monday, Jan. 20 for the Martin Luther King, Jr. Holiday.  The book drop will be open for the return of books and magazines when the Library is closed.  Please do not return DVDs in the book drop.  The Library iwll reopen on Tuesday, Jan. 21 @ 10 am.

NC Digital and NC KiDS Digital

  • Roanoke Rapids Public Library now has two new digital collections through OverDrive.  NC Digital and NC KIDS Digital can be access with a valid Roanoke Rapids library card and a PIN number. Contact or visit the Library for more information.

Kindles

  • Roanoke Rapids Public Library now circulates Kindles.  Visit or call the Library for more information.  The Kindles and e-book loaded on these devices were purchased with a LSTA EZ Technology Grant from the State Library of North Carolina.

E-Book Program

  • Roanoke Rapids Public Library now has a collection of e-books for its patrons through NC LIVE.  The NC LIVE Homegrown E-book Collection has over 1,200 titles to chose and are provided with the cooperation of varied NC publishers.  While these titles are not many of the current best sellers, the Library is hoping eventually to expand our e-book collection.  Take a look by clicking the link on the home page in the lower right corner.  You must have a RRPL card to access the collection.  Contact the Library for more information.