Novel Destinations is the theme for this year’s theme for Rockland Public Library’s Summer Reading Program for adults age 20 and older who are library cardholders. Participants can set their own summer reading goals (minimum goal is five books/audio books, then submit a book review (online or pick up a form at the circulation desk) for each book read or listened to and be entered into periodic drawings for great prizes.

Registration will begin Saturday, June 25. Participants can register in person or online at Special programs will include an International Folk Dancing Night, The Inside Scoop on Coffee with Rock City Master Roaster Yvonne Smith, An Evening with Nigerian Artist Ibiyinka Alao and Around the World in Papercrafts (a hands-on craft night).

The adult program will run concurrently with the children’s program, titled One World, Many Stories; and the teen program, You Are Here. For more information, call the library at 594-0310 or check out the website.

VillageSoup Art/Entertainment Editor Dagney Ernest can be reached at 207-594-4401 or by email to