STOP! At the Book Alcove

Have you visited the Library's Book Alcove? Operated by the Friends of the Rockwall County Library, the Alcove offers all book genres for all ages. For a small donation, you may choose anything from travel to medical thrillers to picture books. Your generous donations fund the Friends' continuous support of quality programs for adults and … Continue reading STOP! At the Book Alcove

Tasty tidbits from the cookie workshop

The library hosted a teen Valentine's cookie decorating workshop on Saturday, February 10, featuring professional "Baker, Caker, and Cookie Art Maker" Shannon Orr of 1211 Bakery and the Kitchen Witch Chronicles. Following a demonstration from Chef Shannon, each participant decorated two cookies with their own fabulous designs. It was a ton of fun and we … Continue reading Tasty tidbits from the cookie workshop

January’s Bulletin Board: Beautiful Oops

This month's bulletin board theme has been "Beautiful Oops", based on the book Beautiful Oops by Barney Salzberg. A life lesson that all parents want their children to learn: It’s OK to make a mistake. In fact, hooray for mistakes! A mistake is an adventure in creativity, a portal of discovery. A spill doesn’t ruin … Continue reading January’s Bulletin Board: Beautiful Oops

Winter Storytimes Begin Monday, 1/22

Are you ready for another season of great books and fun crafts? We are! Check the Storytime Guidelines before attending one of the sessions listed below. All storytimes are carefully planned and presented with age-appropriate books and activities for the target group so please attend the program that best fits your child’s developmental stage. Baby … Continue reading Winter Storytimes Begin Monday, 1/22