Library Hours

Monday 10am-8pm
Tuesday 10am-8pm
Wednesday 10am-8pm
Thursday 10am-8pm
Friday 10am-6pm
Saturday (Oct-April) 10am-4pm
Saturday (May-Sept) 10am-1pm

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Summer Reading Program

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the Summer Reading Program.

Children (up to 12)Teens (12-17)Adults
Weekly prizes are awarded to all who complete 80 mins of reading per week. Prizes include toys, candy, books and more. Read & participate in challenges to earn raffle entries. Raffles include movie tickets, gift cards, books and more and are drawn at random weekly. Each book you read gets you a raffle entry. Raffles include big store gift cards, movie tickets, restaurants etc and are drawn at random weekly.

Richmond’s Summer Reading Program for adults this year is embracing the science theme with a twist – The Science of Food. Adults may register beginning June 25 and they’ll get a cooking related incentive just for signing up.

Programs this summer include: How to Make Cheese with Beltane Farm outside the library on Tuesday, July 22. Bring a chair or blanket and bug spray! No registration is required.

Gluten Free: Tips for Going Gluten Free with Donna Grimm, R.N., M.A. on Tuesday, July 29 at 6PM. Registration required.

There’s also our weekly Friday raffle beginning July 11 – remember to record your books you have read to be eligible.

We're Still Celebrating Our 90th Anniversary!

Each month, we'll celebrate a decade we've seen together.
Check our Events page for more details.

Here is an overview:

Month Featured
Decade Bestsellers
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
April 1950s Charlotte's Web
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

June celebrates the 70s!

Fun facts:

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Check out these awesome products with our hand-doodled anniversary logo on them! A portion of each sale goes to RML.

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