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We have two Nooks and four Kindles--all pre-loaded with popular fiction for check-out to Richland Residents or paid members.  You can place holds on these through our online catalog on the horizontal dropdown.


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August Book Group -

Our monthly book group will meet on Thursday, August 11 at 7:00 in front of the fireplace and will discuss Sue Monk Kidd's The Invention of Wings. Sue Parker-Carter will lead the discussion and, as always, serve a yummy dessert. Come join us!

Evening Story Time on Thursday, August 11

All ages are welcome to an Evening Story Time on Thursday, August 11 from 6:30 - 7:30.
 Mrs. "Jay" will read books, sing songs and all will enjoy milk and cookies. Don't forget to wear your jammies!
 


 
We've had several patrons mention that they are NOT receiving our weekly e-mails we send to you every Wednesday regarding the status of your account. Our tech people are trying to figure it out and we appreciate your patience. Click here , select Library Director Dennis Kreps, provide us with your name, e-mail address and use the comment  / questions section to tell us your concern.

An Opening for a Richland Community Library Trustee

Would you like to give back to your library community?  If you live in the Village of Richland or Richland Township, and would be interested in finding out more about serving as a Richland Community Library Trustee, please email the Director (choose Director--D. Kreps from drop-down menu), . Trustees meet the third Wednesday of every month ( excluding July and December ) at 6:00 pm.
Click here for more information about board responsibilities.


LEGO week is coming up soon!
Drop off your homemade Lego Creations all week starting Tuesday, July 26  in front of the fireplace. All entries need to be in place by 11:00 Friday, July 29.  We'll provide tags to attach and 1st, 2nd and 3rd place prizes will be awarded to:
  • Y5s - K - 1 grades...
  • 2 - 3 grades...
  • 4 - 5 grades...
  • 6 - 7 - 8 grades...
All winners will be announced on Friday July 29 at 1:00....You need NOT be present to win! Mrs. Jay will call all winners and THANK YOU for taking your LEGO creations home after the winners are announced!
The Rockin Rovers are returning!!!

All ages are welcome on Wednesday, July 27 to enjoy the “Rockin’ Rovers” - a group of  costumed dogs, along with their owners, rockin’ out to music!

The “Rockin’ Rovers” will be performing at 10:30 next door at the First Presbyterian Church. The owners will offer some basic obedience advice and bonding tips but mostly perform with their dogs! 

Your children, if they choose, will be able to pet the dogs after their performance. There’s no admission or need to register.  Questions?  Click here and send Mary Jasiak an e-mail or give her a call at 629-9085 Ext. 208.

 
Get your MAP - Michigan Activity Pass here!

The Michigan Activity Pass offers library patrons a one-day pass to explore – at no cost – hundreds of Michigan’s state parks, historic sites, cultural attractions, campgrounds and recreation area.  Originally called "The Big Green Gym", this program has expanded to include more than 100 participating cultural institutions and museums including seven Michigan National Park Service Destinations Included! Happy 100th Birthday, NPS! Once you decide where you're visiting and the date, have your library card ready and click here to begin your search! You print your pass from the comfort of home. Need help? Our staff can help!
Let your summer fun continue at the Richland Library!
                                              
Your children need to keep reading all summer and we hope your summer plans include many trips to the library. If you are a MIlibrary Card patron (Non- Richland Township), you might consider purchasing a temporary 3 month membership for $30.00. You'll be able to check out up to 50 items, including movies, audiobooks and music. Our full year membership is $75.00 and that's an option too. Ask at the upper level circ desk for more information.