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Library Events

  1. Summer Reading Program

    June 7, 2021, 10:00 AM - August 6, 2021, 5:00 PM @ All RCPL locations

    Join our Summer Reading Program to read together as a community and reach a reading goal of 10,000 books this summer. If we reach the goal, the Friends of the Library (sponsors of SRP) will donate $1,000 to Feeding Southwest Virginia! Help us reach this goal by signing up. And did you know that you can earn prizes just by reading? We have prizes for all ages.

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  2. Staycation BINGO

    July 1, 2021 - July 31, 2021 @ Print off or pick up your own BINGO card.

    Find wonder throughout the region. Print off or pick up a BINGO card at your favorite RCPL location. Once you have BINGO, bring your card in to the library for a small prize.

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  3. Take and Create Crafts

    July 17, 2021, 10:00 AM - 5:00 PM @ All RCPL locations

    Stop by the library to pick up a craft - there is something for everyone! Visit our web page to see what craft kits are available.

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  4. Qigong

    July 17, 2021, 10:15 AM - 11:00 AM @ Hollins Library

    Qigong, pronounced chee-gung, is the study and practice of cultivating vital life-force through various techniques, including breathing techniques. postures, meditations, and guided imagery. Join us at Hollins on Thursdays at 10am each week to practice this form of exercise. Registration Required. Space is limited. Please note that all in-person programming is subject to change. Roanoke County encourages patrons to follow the latest CDC guidelines for wearing masks. For more information on library services visit rocolibrary.org.

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  5. Roanoke Valley Dulcimers

    July 17, 2021, 10:15 AM - 11:15 AM @ Vinton Library

    This group is for sharing songs, playing techniques, and learning the history of the mountain dulcimer. Beginner players are welcome. Registration required. Space is limited. Please note that in-person programming is subject to change. Please wear a mask and practice social distancing while attending our outdoor events. For more information on library services visit rocolibrary.org.

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  6. Balloon Tennis

    July 17, 2021, 1:00 PM - 2:00 PM @ Mt. Pleasant Library

    Play a fun game of tennis using fly swatters and balloons when you swing by for sidewalk browsing and holds pickups. Weather permitting. Available during operating hours all summer long.

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  7. Give a Compliment, Take a Compliment

    July 17, 2021, 1:00 PM - 2:00 PM @ Mt. Pleasant Library

    Spread kindness throughout the community. Stop by the Mt. Pleasant Library to pick up a compliment and leave one for someone else. Available all month long during operating hours. Please note that all in-person programming is subject to change. Roanoke County encourages patrons to follow the latest CDC guidelines for wearing masks. For more information on library services visit rocolibrary.org.

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  8. Squirt Gun Art

    July 17, 2021, 2:00 PM - 3:30 PM @ South County Library

    Create colorful art with a squirt gun. Space is limited. Register online. Please note that all in-person programming is subject to change. Roanoke County encourages patrons to follow the latest CDC guidelines for wearing masks. For more information on library services visit rocolibrary.org.

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  9. Roanoke Valley Astronomical Society

    July 17, 2021, 8:30 PM - 9:30 PM @ Vinton Library

    Join RVAS to view the night sky. Watch a live-feed from a telescope to view the events of the night sky and learn some of the latest discoveries from the Mars rover, Perseverance. Weather permitting. Please note that all in-person programming is subject to change. Roanoke County encourages patrons to follow the latest CDC guidelines for wearing masks. For more information on library services visit rocolibrary.org.

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