Throughout 2014, celebrate with us the
90th Anniversary of Richmond Memorial Library!
March celebrates the 40s!
Tuesday, March 4, 6:30 PM - Last Battle of the Atlantic with Captain Bill Palmer. Off the Rhode Island coast are the remains of the last German submarine sunk in World War II, the U-853. Captain Palmer, a licensed Coast Guard Captain, underwater videographer with almost thirty years diving wrecks and an instructor in advanced wreck diving, will discuss his book which chronicles this submarine sunk in the final hours of World War II. This program, part of our 90th anniversary year celebration is free and open to all. Please register online or call us at 860-295.6210.Check out these awesome products with our
hand-doodled anniversary logo on them!
A small portion of each sale goes to RML.
Each month, we'll celebrate a decade we've seen together.
Check our Events page for more details.
Here is an overview:
|January||1920s||The Great Gatsby
by F. Scott Fitzgerald
|February||1930s||The Grapes of Wrath
by John Steinbeck
|March||1940s||The Diary of a Young Girl
by Anne Frank
by E.B. White
|May||1960s||In Cold Blood
by Truman Capote
|June||1970s||Jonathan Livingston Seagull
by Richard Bach
|July||1980s||Bonfire of the Vanities
by Tom Wolfe
|August||(break)||(Psst! Summer reading!)|
|September||1990s||Nightmares and Dreamscapes
by Stephen King (short stories)
|October||2000s||The Kite Runner
by Khalid Hosseini