Chinese New Year Celebration 2020

Chinese New Year Celebration 2020

The Year of the Rat

Saturday, January 25, 2020

from 2:00 until 3:30PM

for children ages 0-12 years and their families

The Children’s Library will celebrate The Year of the Rat with stories, crafts, and light refreshments.  Find out what Chinese zodiac animal matches your birth year!  Learn a little bit about Chinese New Year/Spring Festival.  Make a dragon mask, an origami rat, and a paper lantern.  Listen to the story of The Runaway Wok, by Ying Chang Compestine, and more!  This program is for children ages 0 through 12 years and their families.

Children under the age of 7 years must be accompanied by an adult at all times.

Top Checkouts of 2019

The results are in…

Our top checkouts list for 2019 is ready! See if your favorite books, music, DVDs and video games from last year made the cut.

If you haven’t read, listened to or watched any of these top-circulating items from RPL yet, we hope you’ll add some of them to your 2020 wish list:



Book Non-Fiction: Educated: a Memoir by Tara Westover

Book Fiction: Redemption by David Baldacci

Movie: Avengers, Age of Ultron

Music: Singles Collection: the London Years by the Rolling Stones

Video Game: Grand Theft Auto V



Book Non-Fiction: Bonnie and Clyde: the Making of a Legend by Karen Blumenthal

Book Fiction: Ghosts by Raina Telgemeier

Movie: Aquaman

Music: Guardians of the Galaxy Awesome Mix. Volume 2

Video Game: Horizon Zero Dawn



Book Non-Fiction: Minecraft : Guide To Building by Josh Gregory

Book Fiction: Chicka Chicka Boom Boom by Bill Martin, Jr. and John Archambault

Movie: Incredibles 2

Music: Disney’s Greatest. Volume 3

Video Game: Minecraft