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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.
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Free Tax Assistance at the library!
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March and April 2015
Wednesdays & Thursdays
9:30 a.m. - 3:30 p.m.*
In the Bard Meeting Room
Lower Level of the library

We do not take appointments for this service. Services are offered on a first come, first serve basis.
There will be a sign-in sheet as you arrive. The sign-in sheet will be availalbe outside the library from 8:30am - 9:30am and then in the lower lobby after the library opens.

*Special Evening Hours for 2015

9:30 a.m. - 6:00 p.m.  on the following Wednesdays ONLY:  
  • March 18, 2015
  • April 8, 2015

For speed and efficiency , please bring last years tax return as well as your current tax information

Novel Conversations

Join in the Conversation!
Book Club Sessions will meet at 10:30am 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!

Book Discussion: April 15th in the Brown Room
Title: Bowling Across America
Author: Mike Walsh
Registration Begins: March 13th

Book Discussion: May 20th in the Brown Room
Title: The Whip
Author: Karen Kondazian
Registration Begins: April 10th

See the Event Flyer | Read the Press Release

This event is free and open to the public.
See the Event Flyer | Read the Press Release

Community Food Drive
April 13 – April 18, 2015

National Library Week is April 13 - 18, 2015! During this national focus on libraries and their unlimited possibilities in building our communities, we are offering our annual food drive that helps to fill local food pantries and erase patron overdue fines.

Please help us spread the word to local folks! Last year we collected 1,200 cans of food that were distributed to local food banks.

Read about how it all works.

Annual Book Sale - April 22 - 25th

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10,000 items for sale - most items are $1 or less.

The Friends of Morrisson-Reeves Library Annual Book Sale is set for the last full week of April. It kicks off with the Friends Preview Night for current supporting members on Tuesday, April 21st. Show your Friends Membership card, or buy one at the door!

The sale is open to the public starting on Wednesday, April 22nd and runs through Saturday, April 25th. Friday is “Half-Price Sale Day!” and Saturday is “Bag Day!,” when a bag of books will cost $3.00.

Tuesday, April 21
4:00 p.m.. – 6:30 p.m. Presale for Friends of MRL Only – open to Friends Members Only
Buy a membership at the door.

Wednesday, April 22
10:00 a.m. – 6:00 p.m. Regular Book Sale – open to the public.

Thursday, April 23
10:00 a.m. – 6:00 p.m.
Regular Book Sale – open to the public Friday,

Friday, April 24
10:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.
Half-Price Sale Day! Saturday,

Saturday, April 25
10:00 a.m. – 3:00 p.m.
$3 Bag Day!

Yarn Lovers Club-ALL AGES!
Children's Programming Room
4th Saturday of each month
10:30am – 12:00pm

Do you enjoy fiber arts? Knitting, crocheting, weaving, making friendship bracelets, rainbow loom, or even embroidery? Join us the fourth Saturday of every month for donuts, yarn, and fun! All ages are welcome and families are encouraged! Beginners to Experts!

Offered the Second Friday of Every Month
10:00am – 10:30am
Children's Programming Room

This event is for 0-3 year olds and their caregivers! Musikgarten helps kids learn with music, and stimulates the language and learning centers of the brain! Kids love music, so let them learn! Join us the second Friday of every month for this program especially for our youngest bunch! It's also free! To learn more about Musikgarten and how it's beneficial, visit

Registration is not required.

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
Year-round program
Join Ms. Madeline as we 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 Mid August through May
Join Ms. Nancy for stories, crafts, songs, and learning!
Explore your alphabet and more. Lasts about 35-45 minutes!

Tummies and Tales (4-PreK) - Thursdays at 12:00pm
This program runs Mid August through May
Come to this storytime and bring your lunch. There will be a snack provided each week. Join us for stories, games, songs, crafts, and more.Don’t miss each week’s new adventure! Lasts from 35-45 minutes!

Sessions are offered the last Wednesday of each month.

2015 Schedule:

  • March 25
  • April 29
  • May 27
  • June 24
  • July 29
  • August 26
  • September 30
  • 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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9:30am - 8:00pm
Friday 9:30am - 6:00pm
Saturday 9:30am - 4:00pm

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