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Digital Drop-In

Start Downloading Ebooks from the Library! 

Drop by between 10:00 a.m. - 12:00 noon with your eReader.

Saturdays on the Second Floor.

For more information, call 972-744-4350.

 Robin Sloan  

 Richardson Reads One Book Author Lecture

Robin Sloan, author of Mr. Penumbra's 24-Hour Bookstore, will present a free public lecture on behalf of RROB at Richardson High School on September 23 at 7:30 p.m.

Complimentary tickets for the Robin Sloan lecture are available at the Richardson Library's Information Desk beginning Tuesday, September 2.

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 Lunchtime Lectures: Reconstruction
Presented by Richard Cudlipp

October 7
October 14
October 21
October 28

11:30 am - 12:45 pm
Basement Program Room

Free.  No registration required.  You are welcome to bring your lunch.  For more information, contact Vrena at 972-744-4376 or Richard Cudlipp at

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 Friends of the Library Book Sale

Basement Program Room

Friday, October 10    10:00 am - 5:00 pm 
Saturday, October 11     10:00 am - 5:00 pm
Sunday, October 12     2:00 pm - 5:00 pm

Sunday is "bag day" - $10 per full bag.

Cash or check with ID accepted.


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The ninth annual Buns & Roses Romance Tea for Literacy will be held Sunday, October 12, 2014 from 3:00 p.m. to 6:00 p.m. at the Renaissance Hotel in the Dallas suburb of Richardson, Texas.

Guests support literacy while enjoying tea at tables hosted by some of the hottest romance authors from around the country. The Buns & Roses emcee is local celebrity Candace Havens, author and entertainment critic for the Dorsey Gang on 96.3 KSCS.

For tickets or more information, visit

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 Altered Book Workshop
Learn new techniques while creating a shadowbox book!

October 18, 2014

10:30 am - 12:30 pm
Basement Program Room

Registration for this FREE workshop begins on September 30.  Please call 972-744-4393 to register, leaving your name and phone number.

For adults and teens ages 13+.

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 Lunchtime Lecture: Death Watch Beetle Author Talk
 David Huntley discusses his novel of Post WWII intrigue

November 4, 2014
Basement Program Room

11:30 am - 12:30 pm

Bring your brown bag lunch and joun us at our latest FREE Lunchtime Lecture installment.  Contact Vrena Patrick at 972-744-4376 for more information.

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 Winter Gardening in North Texas
Prep, Plant and Plan

Presented by award-winning Master Gardener Christy Cortez-Mathis.

Saturday, November 8

1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Basement Program Room

Free.  No registration required.  Please contact Vrena at 972-744-4376 for more information.

Last updated: 9/14/2014 3:31:09 PM