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OverDrive--YOUR downloadable resource for audio and e-books!

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If you want to learn a new language or brush up on your skills, try the Mango Languages database, now available through the Library's web page! Click here and set up an profile using your library card number.
 

Check out an E-Reader
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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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Log-in to this interactive online encyclopedia using your Richland library barcode number.   Check out the fun and visual children's offerings, the academic offerings, or the Spanish language offerings--all are updated monthly and contain numerous links for further research.


Monthly Book Group

We have a terrific book group that meets at 7:00 pm on the 2nd Thursday every month in front of our fireplace. Sue Parker - Carter leads the discussions and always serves a yummy dessert!  All are welcome at our next discussion!

Their Eyes Were Watching God by Zora Neale Hurston
Thursday, June 13th at 7:00 pm

No July meeting! Enjoy the sunshine and read something great!

 

Summer Reading Program 2017
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TAB - A Teen Advisory Board

The Richland Community Library's Teen Advisory Board (TAB) meets twice a month to discuss issues relating to teens and the library.  The next meeting is Friday, May 26th from 3-4pm. Need more information? Call Hannah at 629-9085 or click here to send her an e-mail.

(Want to check out something really cool? TAB's Blog!  Click here)


Upcoming exhibit
Paintings by Jamie Whitledge
Jamie Whitledge's imaginative acrylic ink paintings will be on exhibit here at RCL through the end of May. Hear from Jamie how she creates these amazing (and messy) paintings at her Meet the Artist reception  Tuesday, May 23, 5:30-7:30
Jamie Whitledge acrylic ink painting
Next in the Meet Michigan Authors speaker series:
Michigan back-roads traveler Ron Rademacher
Join us for an entertaining look at Michigan's back roads and lesser-know places, presented by author and traveler Ron Rademacher. Ron will describe his many road trips to obscure and fascinating destinations, including local festivals, attractions, and people.

Date: Thursday, May 25, 7pm

Books will be available for purchase and signing. Light refreshments will also be served.
No pre-registration required.
Public Notice:
Meeting of the Richland Community Library Board
Pursuant to Michigan's Open Meetings Act, notice is hereby given to the public and news media that the following meeting will be held:

DATE & TIME:   
Wednesday, June 21, 2017 6:00pm

Richland Community Library, Community Room
8951 Park Street, Richland, MI 49083
Our Guitar Jam Club meets on Wednesday night!

Our drop in Guitar Jam Club meets on the 2nd and 4th Wednesday at 7:00 pm in front of the fireplace. Swap songs, build your skills, and enjoy listening to and playing guitar in an informal  “jam-style” format. All guitars are welcome but there will be no amps or speakers.  For more information, give Library Director Dennis a call at 629-9085 Ext. 204 or click here to send him an email. The Guitar Jam Club meets again on Wednesday May 24 at 7:00 .  See you then!


Looking for reading suggestions? The Michigan Electronic Library can help! Click here for more information. 



 
Get your Michigan Activity Pass!

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 areas. Have your library card ready and click here to begin your search! You can print your pass at home or in the library. Need help? Call the library at 269.629.9085 or stop in!