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Rockingham County Public Libraries will be closed on Monday May 30, for the Memorial Day Holiday

The Eden, Madison-Mayodan, Reidsville, and Stoneville Libraries will reopen on Tuesday May 31, at their normal times. Outreach Services and the Administration building will also open on Tuesday May 31, at their normal times.


Don’t Miss the Summer Reading Program Pajama Storytime Kick Off w/ Fish the Magish Friday June 10, at 7:00 p.m.

The program will take place in the Rockingham County Community College Auditorium.

This is a free family program intended for pre-school and school aged children.


Don’t Miss Out on Any of This Year’s Great Summer Reading Programs!

This Summer’s Theme is Wellness, Fitness, and Sports!

Summer Reading Schedule for Kids

Summer Reading Schedule for Teens


Pay Off Your Fines and Help Your Community During the Libraries Food for Fines Summer Program May 16-June 18

Do you have fines on your account that were amassed due to late fees?

Rockingham County Library’s Food for Fines program will remove $1 worth of fines for each nonperishable food item you bring into any of our library locations during our operating hours from May 16th until June 18th.

Make sure the food you bring in is nonperishable and check the use by date to confirm the food has not expired.

Items donated to the Eden Library and the Bookmobile will be distributed to the Eden Salvation Army.

Items donated to the Reidsville Library will be donated to the Outreach Center.

Items donated to the Madison-Mayodan and Stoneville Libraries will be donated to the Hands of God Ministry.


What is your Opinion on our Libraries in Rockingham County? Take our Survey and Let us Know if There is Anything we Can do to Better Serve Your Needs

Click on the link below to take the library survey:

Library Survey

Let us know what you think!


Are You Interested in How Your Tax Money is Spent?

Rockingham County’s Budget is online and available. The Budget is on-line in an effort to cut costs and to make it easier to move around owing to the use of links to move around the document.

To get to the FY2016-17 budget:

Click on the Link below to access Rockingham County’s Budget Preparation Documents for the Last 5 years:

Budget Preparation Documents

You will find links for two budget documents for the 2016-2017 Fiscal Year:

2016-17 Recommended Budget

2016-17 Budget Presentation

The first is the Budget and the 2nd is the Presentation made to the Commissioners.


Follow Rockingham County Public Library on Twitter to Stay Up to Date on Upcoming Library Programs and Events

To follow the library’s Twitter account, go to Twitter sign into your Twitter account, search for RCP_Library, and click Follow.


The Eden Library Hosts a STEM Building Program Every Tuesday at 10:30 a.m.

Join us for a morning of fun at the Eden Library.

Every Tuesday at 10:30 a.m. the library hosts a STEM Building Club.

Kids can build their own Lego creations using the library’s Mega Blocks and/or play with the Library’s train set.

This program is free. It is for children ages 1-5.


Are you a Fan of Needle-crafts? Stop by the Eden Library on Mondays from 1-4 p.m. to Attend our Adult Needle-craft Social or Mondays from 4-5:30 p.m. to Attend our Teen Needle-craft Social

Socialize with other needle-crafters. Bring something to work on with you to the social. Learn more about needle-craft and/ or teach what you know to others.


Do you have a Purchasing Suggestion for the Library?

Is there a book or movie you would like us to add to our collection? Let us know! Click on the link below!

Ordering Suggestions for Library Material


Are you a Fan of Local History? Visit Rockingham County Legacy: A Digital Heritage Project

Rockingham County is now a proud participant in the online history project DigitalNC (, and we have our very own Rockingham County Legacy page! In presenting this resource to the community, Rockingham County Public Library joins DigitalNC in the belief that community history is life enriching and meant to be celebrated.

Visit Rockingham County Legacy: A Digital Heritage Project (, and see what treasures you find in the collections of images, memorabilia, yearbooks, and city directories. Search by keyword, material type, or by contributing institution.

Contributors to Rockingham Legacy: A Digital Heritage Project include:
• Museum & Archives of Rockingham County
• Rockingham Community College
• Rockingham County Public Library
• Stoneville Public Library
• University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill

* Rockingham County Public Library’s current work with DigitalNC is made possible by a LSTA EZ Digitization Grant for the year 2014-15. This grant is made possible through funding from the federal Institute of Museum and Library Services (IMLS) under the provisions of the Library Services and Technology Act as administered by the State Library of North Carolina, a division of the Department of Cultural Resources.


You can Sign Up to Check Out E-books at your Local Library

Go to to browse the e-books available for check out.

Library e-books can be read on PCs, Android Devices, iOS devices, Kindle Fire tablets, and Nook HD and HD+ tabkets. If you would like to checkout library e-books, visit your local library and ask for help setting up an Axis360 account.

In order to read the e-books you check out with your Axis360 account you will need to download the Axis360 app to the devices you would like to use to read your ebooks. To download the Axis360 app to PCs, Android Devices, or iOS devices visit Axis360’s app zone web page at:

If you have a Kindle Fire tablet you will need to follow the instructions in the document below to download the app to your device.

Downloading the Axis360 App to your Kindle Fire or Kindle Fire HD tablet



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