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This page has a listing of all our recent news items. Older items can be viewed in our News Archive. 

Wednesday 16 June 2021

Ablaze - The 2019 Tasman Fires Exhibition

Visit Richmond Library on Friday 25th, Saturday 26th or Sunday 27th of June 2021 to experience Nelson Provincial Museum’s touring exhibition Ablaze.

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Wednesday 2 June 2021

Dive Into Art at Richmond Library

Join us at Richmond Library from 5.30pm-6.30pm on Wednesday 9 June for How To Look At Art with The Suter Art Gallery’s Curator Sarah McClintock. Sarah will be bringing a mystery item from the Suter’s permanent collection to Richmond Library for one hour of discovering the who, when, why, how, what of the piece. 

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Monday 31 May 2021

Talking Books for Teens

There is a discernible reduction in borrowing and reading for pleasure once children enter their teen years. The pressures of school, sport, socialising and work make scarce any time for relaxing with a good book. One solution is to listen, rather than read. Search 'YTB' on our library catalogue to see what we have in the way of talking books for teens. Hearing a story read aloud helps listeners to appreciate the richness of vocabulary and dialogue, as well as develop critical listening skills.

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Tuesday 25 May 2021

Blue Stories

If you or someone you know has experienced pregnancy, you might know about perinatal depression. 

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