Welcome Baby Whitley

We wanted to let everyone know that Rebecca and Alastair welcomed a baby girl on Feburary 7, 2020. She is 5lbs, 4 oz and 18 inches long. They have named her Theadora and both mom and baby are doing well. Congrats to the Whitley family!

Welcome new employee Mary Beth Schmidt

Please come to the library and introduce yourself to our newest employee, Mary Beth Schmidt.

Hello- my name is Mary Beth Schmidt. I moved to the Town of Rome 3 1/2 years ago. My husband's name is Rick and he works for the City of Nekoosa. I have 3 grown children, 1 dog and 3 cats. I enjoy living in Rome and like to hike, cross country ski, go boating and crafts.

Winter Reading Challenge- Dec. 6 - Feb. 29

Read with the Rome Library Staff this winter and read 12 books in 12 weeks. Each book read will fit into a different category such as "A book with a color in the title" or " A book picked based on the cover." When you complete your challenge, turn in your list of books for a chance to win our prize basket!

Movies for Grown-Ups: The Courier

When: 
Monday, February 24, 2020 - 10:30am to 12:00pm
Where: 
community room

This intense action-thriller unfolds in real time as two embattled souls fight for their lives. Academy Award (R) winner Gary Oldman (The Dark Knight franchise) stars as a vicious crime boss out to kill Nick, the lone witness set to testify against him. He hires a mysterious female motorcycle courier (Olga Kurylenko, Quantum of Solace) to unknowingly deliver a poison-gas bomb to slay Nick, but after she rescues Nick from certain death, the duo must confront an army of ruthless hired killers in order to survive the night. This movie is free to the public and snacks from home are welcome.