The Rockaway Township Library, the heart of our community, offers an innovative and engaging public environment as well as resources to support the cultural, intellectual, and lifelong learning needs of the Rockaway Township community.
Supports the community’s personal and intellectual growth.
Collaborates with individuals and community organizations to meet residents’ library needs.
Seeks to provide open accessibility to all library facilities and its Web site.
Offers excellent and diverse collections and programs that respond to the changing community.
Improves the library experience by providing modern facilities and engaging new technologies.
More so than a community center, town hall, or public park ever could, the Rockaway Township Public Library connects our community in a way that benefits everyone. We pool local resources — from educational offerings and social activities to Children’s story times and access to technology — and put them all under one welcoming roof for everyone to share.
But as our function in the community has grown, so has the volume. Our library is busier than ever before, serving over 100,000 visitors each year.…
What may be a surprise to many Morris County residents is that within a short driving distance there are hundreds of public gardens. Most of them are free and offer an incredible variety of plants and designs. This presentation by Rutgers’ Master Gardener Bill Moran, covers a range of gardens from pocket size to multi-acre arboretums. Registration is required. Please come in, call 973-627-2344 or sign up online!
Join local Rockaway resident Edythe Holzman for a creative memoir with visuals, as she intertwines her family’s history during the Holocaust and Anne Frank’s life at the time. This dramatic presentation includes both events of the day as well as her dramatically-created episodes. Registration is required. Please come in, call 973-627-2344 or sign up online!
Even today, parents and grandparents are STILL the strongest influence in their children’s lives! This is a free multi-media presentation that informs, encourages and empowers parents, grandparents, educators, coaches and any adult caregiver regarding effective communication with children about the misuse and abuse of alcohol and other drugs. Registration is required. Sponsored by the Rockaway Township Division of Health and the Municipal Alliance Committee Registration is required. Please come in, call 973-627-2344 or sign up online!…
Join acoustic duo Jeff & Karen as they play homage to some of the great musical artists who were born, raised or made it big in the Garden State! You can expect to hear songs from Bruce Springsteen, Gloria Gaynor, Frank Sinatra, David Cassidy and many more! Registration is required. Sign up online! …