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March events at Roanoke Rapids Public Library

  • Pre-School Storytime Wednesdays @ 10:30 am @ Library except 5th Wednesday.
  • Read Across America Event, Monday, March 2 @ 5 pm
  • Teen Book Club for 9th – 12th Grades @ RRHS Media Center, Tuesdays, March 3, 24 & 31 @ 8 am; @ RRPL, Tuesday, March 10 @ 5 pm
  • Crocheting Class, Fridays, March 6, 13, 20 & 27 @ 11 am (Class is already full.)
  • Math Tutorial Services, Saturday, March 7 from Noon to 1:30 pm 
  • Writers Group, Monday, March 9 @ 5:30 pm
  • Scrap and Share, Saturday, March 14 @ 10 am
  • Used Book Sale Prices Continue through Saturday, March 14
  • Financial Strategies Workshop, Saturday, March 21 @ 11:30 am 
  • Square Foot Gardening, Monday, March 23 @ 1 pm
  • Couponing Program with Faye Prosser from WRAL, Saturday, March 28 @ 1130 am

For more information about any program or event, call (252) 533-2890 and press 4 when asked by the operator, email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or visit the Library at 319 Roanoke Avenue in Roanoke Rapids.

Other events

Book sale continues

After a successful used book sale in the library conference room on February 20, Roanoke Rapids Public Library will continue offering books on sale for at least ½ off normal prices through Saturday, March 14.  Books are located within the first aisle as you enter the main part of the library where administrative offices are. It is not too late to stock up on books at low prices to build up personal libraries. For more information, call Library Assistant Ruby Mason at (252) 533-2890 or visit the Library at 319 Roanoke Avenue.

Square foot gardening

Roanoke Rapids Public Library will host a program on Square Foot Gardening in the Library conference room on Monday, March 23 at 1 pm.  This program will be a general introduction of this type of gardening and outline the advantages of this method while explaining the advantages of such a garden.  Betty Bianconi will present the various elements of a square foot garden for the beginner as well as the more experienced gardener. No reservation is required and the program is free.  For more information, call Jeff Watson at (252) 533-2890 or visit the Library at 319 Roanoke Avenue.