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Online Programs

Online Programs

Wow! Look what’s going on at RPL!

We’ve got storytimes, STEAM video craft times, Book Clubs, Writer’s Workshops, Movement Mondays, LEGO Creators and more!

Browse our list of online programs and sign up today!

What's Happening

STEAM Culture Kits

Check out our monthly STEAM kits to order for pick up at your closest RPL branch. December is all about wintertime fun, so we're creating ice lanterns that include a bonus mystery craft!

Order Your Kit

Book Babies/Toddler Storytime LIVE

Every Tuesday

10:30am

Join us for a LIVE storytime for babies and toddlers. Registration required.

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Preschool Storytime LIVE

Every Thursday

10:00am

Join us for a virtual LIVE preschool storytime. Registration required.

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Movement Mondays

2nd and 4th Mondays

4:00pm

Join us for Movement Mondays on Facebook live!  Fun for all ages. Learn easy dance moves, exercise, and move your body. No experience required, just a desire to get down!

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Homework Help

Tuesdays & Thursdays

3:30 - 5:00pm

Students in grades K-5, if you need assistance with your homework, a project, or want to work on your literacy skills, join us for a Homework Help session. Spots are limited so register early.

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SOL Activities

Calling all parents and students in grades K-5! Need an extra activity to help you understand a specific science or math SOL? We've got you covered!

SOL Activities

Virtual LEGO Creator Club

3rd Thursdays

4:00 - 5:00pm

Join us every month via Zoom to build, chat and share your LEGO creations. New themes and challenges will be posted on our Facebook and Kids page each month.

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RPL Presents

Join us on our YouTube channel every Wednesday and Friday mornings for new Storytime Shorts and Full STEAM Ahead videos. If you're feeling impatient, we have plenty of recorded stories and craft videos available to stream right now on our channel.

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Tween Comics Club

Saturday, Oct 24th

10:30am

Whether you're a fan of superheroes, manga or graphic novels, join us for a virtual club meeting where we talk about, share and create comics together!

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Young Writer's Workshop

September - January

Do you have a great idea for a story, but not sure what to do next? Have you ever stared at a blank page and an equally blank mind? We can help! Our workshop for TWEENS age 10-14 will run September - January over our new Discord server.

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