Borrow Music, E-books, Audio Books, Film and more! Start Below

  • An error has occurred, which probably means the feed is down. Try again later.

NYT Bestsellers

RPL Closed Dec 24 and 25th for Christmas–Enjoy your Holiday

xmas newyears closed 2014

Rye Public Library will be closed on Wed. Dec. 24th and Thurs. Dec. 25th in observance of Christmas. We will re-open on Friday Dec. 26th at 9am. We will be closing at 5:00pm on Wed. Dec. 31st and remain closed to observe New Years Day on Thursday Jan. 1st. We’ll see you when we re-open 0n Friday Jan. 2nd at 9:00 am. We wish you a healthy and happy Holiday!

Y-La Teen Advisory Board-meeting cancelled

teen-wordle

** This meeting has been cancelled- the next Y-LA meeting will be January 20th**

Teen Advisory Board December 16th

Want to get involved in your community? Need some community service hours? Love your library and just want to volunteer? Join the Teen Advisory Board and get INVOLVED. We usually meet on the third Tuesday of the month. Our December meeting is Tuesday the 16th from 6:30 -7:30PM. If you’re interested, call Lisa @ 964-8401 for an application.

 

Continue reading Y-La Teen Advisory Board-meeting cancelled

Military Book group selection for January 8, 2014

51EGJqk-tcL._AA160_

The Rye Public Library Military Book Group has chosen Savage Continent, by Keith Lowe as the title for their January 8th discussion at 6:30 PM. The Military Book Group meets on the first Thursday of the month.

The Second World War might have officially ended in May 1945, but in reality it rumbled on for another ten years…

Kamala Sound Flute Ensemble Holiday Concert Thurs. Dec 11 4:30 pm

12-11 Kamala Sound banner

Join us as the Rye Public Library welcomes local flute ensemble Kamala Sound for a musical celebration of the season. Kick off your Holiday observation with a live musical event at the Library. Kamala Sound will play an assortment of world music with a Holiday flair. Gather by the fireplace and share in a special seasonal event with your neighbors.

The Kamala Sound Flute Ensemble was founded in 2012 and is led by flutist, Ellen Rondina, of Eliot, ME. The ensemble currently has six additional active members from the Maine and NH seacoast. Kibbie Straw of Fremont, NH, Sherry Rega

Continue reading Kamala Sound Flute Ensemble Holiday Concert Thurs. Dec 11 4:30 pm

YAttitudes Teen Book Club

teen bbok club

YAttitudes Teen Book Club Tuesday December 9th.

Each month we meet on the second Tuesday of the month. We meet this month on Tuesday December 9th from 7:00 to 8:00 PM. The book we are reading this month is Down The Rabbit Hole by Peter Abrahams. Copies will be available in the youth department. Join us for discussion and delicious snacks!

Fun stuff to eat and

Continue reading YAttitudes Teen Book Club

School Early Release Day Program Wednesday December 10

chess

School will be released early on Wednesday December 10th, so we’re hosting an afternoon playing games from 1:00 to 4:00PM. Join us! We will be hosting movies on the ER days in January and February.

*Parents, please remember, only children aged 8+ may be left in the library without supervision. Please call the library if you have any questions.

 

Youth Beading Club December meeting cancelled

russian-spiral

**Please note that we have cancelled the December meeting. Our next session is scheduled for January 8th. Please let us know if you are interested in this program.**

Beading Club

Lisa will be holding a beading craft class for ages 8 and up on Thursday, December 11th from 3:00 – 5:00pm. Her project for this class will be announced soon! The picture is of a Russian Spiral bracelet that was our November project. Our sessions fill quickly, so please let us know if you are interested. Class size is limited. SIGN

Continue reading Youth Beading Club December meeting cancelled

Kamala Sound Flute Ensemble Holiday Concert Thurs. Dec 11 4:30 pm

12-11 Kamala Sound banner

Join us as the Rye Public Library welcomes local flute ensemble Kamala Sound for a musical celebration of the season. Kick off your Holiday observation with a live musical event at the Library. Kamala Sound will play an assortment of world music with a Holiday flair. Gather by the fireplace and share in a special seasonal event with your neighbors.

The Kamala Sound Flute Ensemble was founded in 2012 and is led by flutist, Ellen Rondina, of Eliot, ME. The ensemble currently has six additional active members from the Maine and NH seacoast. Kibbie Straw of Fremont, NH, Sherry Rega

Continue reading Kamala Sound Flute Ensemble Holiday Concert Thurs. Dec 11 4:30 pm

Teen Lazy Day

teen games

Lazy Day for youth in Grades 6+ Monday, December 29th 11am – 4:30pm Come to the library to hang out, watch movies, read, snack, visit with friends, play video games… You could even bring pillows, jammies, sleeping bags… Just take some fun “down” time after the holiday.

Story Time

storytime

Our Story Time program meets each Wednesday at 11:00 AM for a program that combines stories, singing, dancing, finger plays, and crafts! No sign-up is required. All ages are welcome!

**Please note: We will not be having story time Wednesday December 24th or Wednesday December 31st. We will resume our regular schedule on Wednesday January 7th. We hope you have wonderful holdays and best wishes for a happy new year!**