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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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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!  Our book selections for the first few months of the new year:

What She Left Behind by Ellen Marie Wiseman
Thursday, April 13 at 7:00 pm

Our Souls at Night by Kent Haruf
Thursday, May 11 at 7:00 pm


 

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, March 24 from 3:00 - 4:30. 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)


We have received Michigan Tax booklets and some forms.  You also may download tax forms at IRS.gov or michigan.gov.

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, April 19, 2017 6:00pm

Richland Community Library, Community Room
8951 Park Street, Richland, MI 49083
Next in the Meet Michigan Authors speaker series:
Leelanau-area author Kathleen Stocking
Join us in welcoming author, storyteller, and world-traveller Kathleen Stocking to RCL!

Date: Thursday, April 20, 7pm

Kathleen will share with us her experiences both as a native of the Leelanau area, and of traveling the world.

Books will be available for purchase and signing. Light refreshments will also be served.
No pre-registration required.
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. Come listen to Jamie discuss the amazing (and messy) process for creating her paintings, later this month.
Jamie Whitledge acrylic ink painting
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 April 12 at 7:00 .  See you then!


Is reading more one of your New Years Resolutions and not sure where to start?

MeL ( Michigan Electronic Library ) has suggestions that can help. Click here for more information. 

( A terrific website - you won't be sorry! )


 
New at the Library!
Nihongo ga hanasemasu ka? Parle-vou Frances? Sprechen Sie Deutsch? Do you speak English?
If you want to learn a new language, or brush up on one you've spoken before, 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.

Contact us at the Library if you have any questions. Give it a try!