Medical Marijuana Uses and Research

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With the upcoming elections, recreational marijuana use has been a hot topic in Michigan headlines, but medical use has been legal in the state since 2008. Rochester Hills Public Library will offer an update on what medical marijuana is exactly, and what conditions it’s used to treat, Tuesday, September 11 at 7 p.m... Read more

Register for the Medical Marijuana for Pain Relief lecture!


Uncover the History of Oakland University

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Discover the rich history hiding right in your backyard at RHPL by stopping in to hear Dominique Daniel dive into the rich history of Oakland University on Tuesday, September 4, at 7 p.m. From the establishment of the original Meadow Brook Estate in the 1950’s, to the growth of the modern campus, prepare to emerge as an expert on OU’s campus and local cultural impact... Read more

Register for the History of Oakland University lecture!


New Service to Reduce Wait Time for E-Books

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Rochester Hills Public Library patrons will see shorter wait times for popular e-books, thanks to the addition of cloudLibrary... Read more

Click here to learn more information about cloudLibrary and our other eBranch services!


RHPL Comic Fest Coming this Fall

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Fans of comics, art and pop culture rejoice! The Rochester Hills Public Library is hosting their very first Comic Fest on Saturday, September 15... Read more

Visit our Special Events page for other information like registering for a workshop!


Donation Helps Diversify the Bookshelves

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Rochester Hills Public Library received a generous donation of books representing women in the Muslim community.  Read more


Summer Story Times at The Village

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The Rochester Hills Public Library has partnered with The Village of Rochester Hills to offer a series of fun and interactive story times this summer, starting June 25 at 11 a.m... Read more


Betsy Raczkowski, to Youth Services Manager


The Rochester Hills Public Library announced the appointment of Betsy Raczkowski, to Youth Services Manager. Raczkowski was most recently a youth services librarian for RHPL. As manager, Raczkowski succeeds, Claire Lopiccolo, who accepted a position as Romeo District Library’s director.... Read more


Rochester Hills Public Library Debuts New Website and Calendar


The Rochester Hills Public Library has officially launched a new website designed to better serve its patrons. Following months of research and consultation from an outside group, the new platform seeks to enhance the experience with RHPL’s downloadable resources and events... Read more


Libraries Rock!


This summer, the Rochester Hills Public Library is turning up and getting loud with its summer reading program, Libraries Rock! The program challenges participants to read quality literature while jamming along to their favorite songs beginning June 9... Read more

Click here to see all our events!


Bookmobile Back on the Road!


The Rochester Hills Public Library is thrilled to announce that our “new” Community Bookmobile is on the road! Since January, the bookmobile has been off the road due to a faulty break system. But in March the RHPL bought and refurbished a used Bookmobile from Coschton, Ohio, that needed a little cosmetic work but is otherwise in great working condition, and as of May 9, 2018 the Bookmobile has resumed its journey around the Rochester Hills area... Read more

Click here to see all of our Bookmobile stops!


New Downloadable Resources

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Rochester Hills Public Library has launched new downloadable services that enable patrons to utilize ebooks, movies, and television shows on their personal devices, in response to a growing demand. The new services include cloudLibrary, Kanopy, Acorn TV, and Qello Concerts... Read more

Click here to see all our eMedia resources!