What kinds of programs would YOU would like to participate in at our library? Click here to send an e-mail to our Adult Programmer Sue Parker- Carter or call us at 629-9085 and give us your suggestions.
Adult Book Group....
Our book group meets at 7:00 p.m on the 2nd Thursday of the month. If you want to receive e-mail updates about upcoming book discussions and other adult programs, click here to contact Sue Parker-Carter, our Adult Programmer.
..........Upcoming Book Discussions.........
Thursday, September 8 at 7:00 pm
The Girl on the Train by Paula Hawkins
Thursday, October 13 at 7:00 pm
Everything I never told you by Celeste Ng
Thursday, November 10 at 7:00 pm
Bettyville by George Hodgman
Thursday, December 8 at 7:00 pm
Being Mortal: Medicine and What Matters In the End by Atul Gawande
Thursday, January 12 at 7:00 pm
What She Left Behind by Ellen Marie Wiseman
How can you get the book without buying it? You may use our statewide Interlibrary Loan System to borrow from another library. Have your home library card in hand and click onto this web site: MelCat Michigan's e-library . Your selection will be delivered to your home library (only residents of Richland Township/Village or Paid Members may select Richland Community Library through MeL).
The Writers Circle meets in the community room from 10:00 - 12:00 on the 2nd and 4th Saturday of the month. All are welcome to join this active group of writers for sharing and discussion. Call the library at 629-9085 for more information.
We have a Genealogy Group that meets every month!
Mark your calendars for the 3rd Thursday of the month and join Ken, Janine and friends for an hour of exploring family history. This "roundtable discussion group" meets at 10:00 a.m. down in the community room and is scheduled to meet again on Thursday, August 18. There's no registration; come join us!
Book Club in a Bag!
Want to start your own book club on your own terms? We've put together 7 "Book Club in a Bag" kits. There are 6 books in the kit and can be checked out for 6 weeks. Discussion questions are included as well as other suggested reading. Kits may be reserved but not renewed.
- Middlesex by Jeffrey Eugenides
- Gilead by Marilynne Robinson
- The Lovely Bones by Alice Sebold
- The Poisonwood Bible; a novel by Barbara Kingsolver
- The Pact: a love story by Jodi Picoult
Stones from the River by Ursula Hegi
- The Time Traveler's Wife by Audrey Niffenegger
Ask at the upper level circulation desk for more information.