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April 9, 2021 - 2:34pm
posted by Samantha Stryker in batavia Richmond memorial library.
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May 18, 2021 - 7:00pm
Richmond Memorial Library will host a virtual art talk on Tuesday, May 18 by The Museum of Bad Art. The Museum Of Bad Art collects, exhibits, and celebrates art that will be seen in no other venue. Since 1993, they have collected art from thrift stores, yard sales, sidewalk trash, and even the artists who create it.
April 5, 2021 - 12:48pm
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May 12, 2021 - 9:00am
Richmond Memorial Library will host a discussion of The House in the Cerulean Sea by TJ Klune on May 3 at 6:30 pm and May 12 at 9 am. Both discussions will take place in person at the library and participants should expect to wear an appropriate face covering at all times. Space is limited and registration is required. To register for the discussion, visit batavialibrary.org
April 5, 2021 - 12:47pm
posted by Samantha Stryker in batavia Richmond memorial library.
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May 3, 2021 - 6:30pm
Richmond Memorial Library will host a discussion of The House in the Cerulean Sea by TJ Klune on May 3 at 6:30 pm and May 12 at 9 am. Both discussions will take place in person at the library and participants should expect to wear an appropriate face covering at all times. Space is limited and registration is required. To register for the discussion, visit batavialibrary.org.   
March 8, 2021 - 11:03am
posted by Samantha Stryker in batavia Richmond memorial library.
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April 26, 2021 - 6:30pm
Join us on Monday, April 26 at 6:30 pm for a virtual Mystery Readers' Monday Discussion of "The Thursday Murder Club" by Richard Osman. "In a peaceful retirement village, four unlikely friends meet weekly in the Jigsaw Room to discuss unsolved crimes; together they call themselves The Thursday Murder Club. Elizabeth, Joyce, Ibrahim and Ron might be pushing eighty but they still have a few tricks up their sleeves."  Copies of the book are available at the library. The only requirement to attend is to read the book. Please register in order to receive the information for the Zoom meeting! 
March 8, 2021 - 11:00am
posted by Samantha Stryker in batavia Richmond memorial library.
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April 5, 2021 - 6:30pm
Join us on Monday, April 5 at 6:30 p.m. to discuss Mexican Gothic by Silvia Moreno-Garcia. Copies will be available at the library a month before the discussion in regular print and on OverDrive as an eBook. The only requirement to attend is to read the book. Please register in order to receive the information for the Zoom meeting!  All are welcome but you must have a Zoom account to participate. Register at https://forms.gle/2xZdEysbeyMjKgD26
February 8, 2021 - 4:12pm
posted by Samantha Stryker in batavia Richmond memorial library.
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March 10, 2021 - 6:30pm
"Virginia Hall was one of the greatest spies in American history, yet her story remains untold. Just as she did in Clementine, Sonia Purnell uncovers the captivating story of a powerful, influential, yet shockingly overlooked heroine of the Second World War" Join Richmond Memorial Library on Wednesday, March 10 at 6:30 pm on Zoom to discuss this fascinating historical biography! Registration link: https://forms.gle/HAJPut87CT4LhDuG9
January 6, 2021 - 9:40am
posted by Samantha Stryker in batavia Richmond memorial library.
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January 25, 2021 - 6:30pm
The next Mystery Readers' Monday Book Discussion will take place on Monday, January 25 at 6:30 pm on Zoom. Our selection this month is The Mitford Murders by Jessica Fellowes, a historical mystery set in England, 1920. Copies are available at the library and registration is required at batavialibrary.org. The only requirement to "attend" is to read the book! Mystery Readers' Monday meets quarterly and anyone is welcome!
January 6, 2021 - 9:36am
posted by Samantha Stryker in batavia Richmond memorial library.
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January 11, 2021 - 9:00am
Join Richmond Memorial Reading for A Blizzard of Reading- Winter Reading for Adults! The program runs from January 11, 2021- March 1, 2021. Read 4 books (or 3 books and 1 magazine) for a chance to win entries for a grand prize. This year's grand prize is a book lover's basket filled with bookish and local goodies! Those with a valid library card in the NIOGA system are welcome to participate. Register at batavialibrary.org or at the library. Contact [email protected] with any questions.
November 20, 2020 - 11:15am
posted by Katie Elia in batavia Richmond memorial library.
Tuesday, December 1st at 5:00 PM Santa will share one of his favorite stories with you from the North Pole! Join us using the Zoom link on our website! https://www.batavialibrary.org/children
September 30, 2020 - 10:06am
posted by Samantha Stryker in 2020 Richmond Reads, batavia Richmond memorial library.
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October 22, 2020 - 7:00pm
Richmond Memorial Library will host author Allen Eskens for a virtual visit on Thursday, October 22 at 7 pm for the 2020 Richmond Reads program. In light of ongoing conditions, the decision was made to move forward with the program as an online event. Community Book Discussions are also scheduled, as well as a review contest. Allen will share about his book Nothing More Dangerous Limited seating to view the event will be available at the library. Registration required for all events.
June 18, 2020 - 4:57pm
posted by Samantha Stryker in batavia Richmond memorial library.
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July 13, 2020 - 7:00pm to 8:00pm
Richmond Memorial Library This book discussion will take place on Zoom. The only requirement to attend is to register and read the book!
June 17, 2020 - 2:26pm
posted by Samantha Stryker in batavia Richmond memorial library.
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July 1, 2020 - 9:00am to 9:00pm
Summer Reading Programs will begin July 1 and go through September 1 at Richmond Memorial Library. This year’s theme is “Imagine Your Story,” a celebration of fairy tales, folklore, mythology, and sharing your own unique story and voice. While this year’s program may look different in light of current restrictions, the library is excited to offer a program and reading challenge for children as well as a Summer Reading BINGO program for adults.
April 23, 2020 - 11:57am
posted by Samantha Stryker in batavia Richmond memorial library.
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May 4, 2020 - 7:00pm
Monday, May 4 at 7 pm Join Richmond Memorial Library on Zoom for a discussion of Agatha Christie's The ABC Murders. This book is available to all cardholders via the Hoopla App! The discussion will be led by RML Librarian Samantha Stryker. The only requirement to "attend" is to read the book and have a Zoom account! To participate, email Samantha at [email protected] for meeting information.
April 23, 2020 - 11:53am
posted by Samantha Stryker in batavia Richmond memorial library.
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April 23, 2020 - 6:30pm to 8:00pm
Join Richmond Memorial Library on Facebook for a Silent Reading Party! What's a silent reading party? Usually, it is where a bunch of bookworms get together and read silently together. Sounds great, right? Since we're staying safe with social distancing, join us ONLINE for silent reading on Thursday, April 23! Consider this an excuse for you (or even the whole family) to have some time away with a book. 6:30 pm- RML Librarian Samantha will go live on the event page and anyone participating can check in and share what they're reading, where they're reading, whatever you'd like.
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