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This sale is open to the general public.
Oct. 15,
3:00 - 7:00pm
Oct. 16,
12:30 - 4:30pm
Oct. 17,
10:00am - 2:00pm

Author with Local Ties Presents at Morrisson-Reeves Library
Kate Nixon returns home to share her book and memories of Richmond and Webster

Author Talk with Desserts & Coffee
Thursday, October 22
2:00pm in the Bard Room

The Friends of the Morrisson-Reeves Library welcomes author Kate Nixon on October 22nd at 2pm with a coffee and dessert reception. She will discuss the local history and genealogy she drew upon for her novels, The Heirloom Brooch and The Heirloom Pearls. Both books have Richmond and Webster Indiana connections. Her parents, Merle and Marilyn Brown, were proud to be Friends of the Library and loved every volunteer hour spent at MRL. The Marilyn Brown Star Friend Award is given every year to honor the Library’s outstanding volunteer.

This event is free and open to the public.

MRL offers free computer classes. Registration for classes is required.

Sign-up Online (Register by clicking on the class in the calendar listed at the top of this webpage) or call us to reserve your space in the class. 966-8291.
Click for detailed class descriptions.

Join in the Conversation!

Book Club Sessions will meet in the Brown Room on the specified dates listed. Books may be picked up at the Reference Desk beginning on the registration dates listed. Registration for this club is limited. Sign-up today! There is no charge for this event.

Book Discussion: October 21st in the Brown Room
Time: 11:00am - 12:00om
Title: All Over but the Shoutin’
Author: Rick Bragg
Registration Begins: September 16th

See the Event Flyer

Latino Americans 500 Years of History
Film Festival, Discussion and Refreshments
September 8, 2015 - March 8, 2016

Join us as we partner with IU East for the film series that runs through March 2016.
All films start at 5:30pm and are free and open to the public. Please note the location for the events. Some films will be shown at MRL and others will be shown at IU East.

Event Flyer | IU East outlines the series | For info:

Board Game Saturdays at MRL
The first Saturday of each month
11am – 3pm
Bard Room

This program is open to ages 14 and up.
Drop in the library's Bard Room and play a tabletop game with friends or make new friends at the event.

Storytimes for Kids 2015

No registration is required to attend. This is a free program.

Wigglers (0-24 months) -Tuesdays at 10:30am and 5:30 pm
This program runs September through May
Come and discover the world of board books, stories, fingerplays and music! Lasts around 20-30 minutes!

Explorers (24-48 months) - Wednesdays at 10:30am
This program runs September through May
Join Ms. Nancy for stories, crafts, songs, and learning!
Explore your alphabet and more. Lasts about 35-45 minutes!

Sunset Storytime for Families (5-12 yrs) - Thursdays at 6:30 pm
This program runs September through May
Come join Miss Kathy for a book talk for families and their school-age children. Gather as a family to enjoy a book reading/storytelling, music and/or an activity to end your day. Lasts about 35-45 minutes!


Sessions are offered the last Wednesday of each month.

2015 Schedule:

  • October 28
  • November 25 (No Legal Service due to holiday)
  • December 30

Area residents are invited to engage in free 15-20 minute consultations regarding virtually any legal matter with an attorney.

*Service eligibility - you must have a household income less than 125% of the federal income poverty level meaning a household of 1 may make no more than $13,963 and a family of 4 may make $28,813 or less.

For more information, please call Indiana Legal Services at (317) 631-9410.







Morrisson-Reeves Library
80 North 6th Street
Richmond, IN 47374-3079
Phone (765) 966-8291
Fax (765) 962-1318

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Friday 9:30am - 6:00pm
Saturday 9:30am - 4:00pm

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