librarian on July 21st, 2016

Week six of the Summer was 4th of July and the fair so we were only open one day. But we did have a float in the parade. The library got second place!                 The seventh week of summer reading the kids made basketball boxes on July 13th. […]

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librarian on July 8th, 2016

We are now halfway through the 2016 Summer Reading program. What did we do in week 5? Thursday, June 30th was Ice Cream Soda Day. Everyone who wanted on got a FREE [small] Ice Cream Soda.               Friday, July 1st was Minecraft day for the teens. The made papercraft […]

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librarian on June 29th, 2016

There’s a new food group at the library, we call it “Friday Foods’.             Every Friday at noon we meet [unless unforeseen things happen], bring food and enjoy good conversation. Each month has food designated for said month. There is also designated food for certain dates. So the club members […]

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librarian on June 29th, 2016

Week four [4] and what have we been up to? Wednesday, June 22nd saw the kids making Olympic shooters. We made straw shooters and tried to shoot through rings.             Thursday, June 23rd the adults did stained glassware.             Friday, June 24th was the regular […]

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librarian on June 17th, 2016

Summer Reading 2016 is under way, we hope everyone is enjoying their summer. Week three brought us Pool Noodle Shooters, Friday Foods and Scavenger Hunt kids party. First up was Pool Noodle Shooters on Wednesday, June 15th. The kids really liked this one.               Next up? Friday Foods [our […]

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librarian on June 10th, 2016

It’s the second week of summer reading, what did we do? First up was the younger kids with the Toilet Paper Tube Race Cars on Wednesday, June 8th.             Second was the Adults making recycled pop bottle bird feeders on Thursday, June 9th.             Next? […]

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librarian on June 2nd, 2016

June 1st Summer Reading 2016 began. We had a kick and toss challenge and then the kids signed up for the program and got their bag of goodies.    

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librarian on June 2nd, 2016

It’s June and that means Summer Reading has started. Here is a list of the events planned for the summer. 5th Grade & under June 1st @ 3:00 -Sign up and kick pass challenge June 8th @ 3:00- TP Tube Race cars June 15th @ 3:00-Pool noodle marshmallow shooters June 22th @ 3:00—Olympic shooters June […]

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librarian on April 1st, 2016

April 2016 seems to be “Fundraiser”month, and clean up time. First up on Saturday, April 2nd the Richmond Ruritans are sponsoring a supper & auction for the Richmond Fair’s new Livestock Barn  & show arena. They will be serving BBQ pork with all the fixings.  The meal will be served from 5:00 to 7:30 PM […]

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librarian on April 1st, 2016

March 2016 was a busy month. With Dr. Seuss Birthday,  spring break, St. Patrick’s Day and Easter all being this month [plus a couple of other days too]. So.. What did we do? First up was Dr. Seuss Birthday, we celebrated by making Lorax cookies, edible Cat-in-the-Hat Hats, a thing 1 and thing 2 craft […]

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