librarian on August 22nd, 2019

15 books celebrating Kansas cultural heritage Topeka, KS – State Librarian Eric Norris announced today the 14th annual selection of Kansas Notable Books. The fifteen books feature quality titles with wide public appeal, either written by a Kansan or about a Kansas-related topic. “I am proud to present the 2019 Kansas Notable Book list. Choosing […]

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librarian on August 16th, 2019

July 2019 brought us a few events at the library. July 3rd we all made “4th of July” crackers in honor of Independence day, since we were closed on July 4th. Kids had fun with this craft. toilet paper tubes with poppers in them wrapped in tissue paper. Up next the adult painted gourds. Some […]

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librarian on July 1st, 2019

Summer Reading started in Wednesday, June 5, 2019 with a visit from Grandpa Pokey. Kids we asked to come and sign up for summer reading and them they all got to go in the other room and get a balloon from Grandpa Pokey. We has since then just took off running. The younger kids have […]

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librarian on June 13th, 2019

Richmond Public Library summer reading program started on Wednesday, June 5th at 2:00 PM. This was sign-up day everyone who wished to be in the summer reading program came in signed up and then got to see Grandpa Poke and get a balloon. Kids we given a summer reading bag with the summer schedule for […]

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librarian on May 29th, 2019

May is over, what did we do at the library? Cinco de Mayo crafts, Mother’s Day crafts , National Chocolate Chip Day and we had a meeting about the 2020 census and Friday Food club. Plus the library had there annual Taco Dinner and raffle. On Friday, May 3rd we celebrated Cinco de May by […]

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librarian on May 1st, 2019

April 2019 what did we do in the library this month? National Library week is in April7th – 13th, National Library Workers day is April 9th and National Library giving day is April 11th. The library Annual Open House is always held during National Library Week. This years Open House was Tuesday, April 9th. Easter […]

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librarian on April 17th, 2019

Richmond Public Library is having at Taco Dinner fundraiser on Saturday, May 4th at the Richmond Community Building. The meal will be served from 4:30—8:00 PM. Carry-out Available MEAL: 2 tacos Rice & Beans Chips & Cheese Don’t want the meal? We have taco burgers, taco salads and enchiladas available too. The library is also […]

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librarian on April 10th, 2019

March is over and April has started, what have we been up to at the library? On March 1st we had Kenzie Weber come down and do a craft with the kids at part of her senior requirement. St. Patrick’s Day is in March so of course we had a few craft days. Story Time […]

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librarian on February 16th, 2019

February is almost over, what has the library been up to? February has the super bowl, Valentine’s Day and President’s Day, so what did we do? Our Richmond Minions Friday food club celebrated the super bowl by having everyone bring their idea of super bowl snacks. They were yummy! Remember any adult can join us […]

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