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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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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.

Drop off your used books at the Richland Farmers' Market AND do some shopping!

It's true! Our F.O.L. - Friends of the Richland Library - will be at the Richland Farmers' Market every Wednesday from 3:00 - 6:00 collecting books for their annual used book sale on Saturday, July 16. The Market is behind Gull Lake Middle School; turn at the light- you can't miss it!

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.


8 ways to keep your kids reading this summer!
  1. Set a routine...
  2. Model the behavior...
  3. Provide interesting reading materials...
  4. Celebrate all reading...
  5. Keep track...
  6. Provide incentives...
  7. Peer Pressure...
  8. Go digital!






 

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.