201 Bridge St., Richmond Vermont 05477
Richmond Free Library, serving an area of 5,000 residents, has a collection of 13,800 books and periodicals; in addition, there are 560 CDs, records, cassettes and other audio materials, as well as 88 video items, such as DVDs and VHS tapes. Internet terminals are available for use by the general public.
Staffing consists of 2 employees, including one fully accredited librarian, plus volunteers. Annual expenditures on the library collection total $11,500. Patrons make 20,000 visits annually, and check out materials 46,000 times. Fifty percent of all check-outs are children's materials.
Other Public Libraries nearby:
(Albany) Albany Town Library
(E. Corinth) Blake Memorial Library
(Wolcott) G. M. Kelley Community Library
(Hancock) Hancock Free Public Library
(Westfield) Hitchcock Museum & Library
(Craftsbury Common) John W. Simpson Memorial Library
05/25 Coming to The Richmond area
Taste of the Valley Plymouth NH March21 Experience all of your favorite local flavors. Several restaurants from the region will be there hoping to win your vote in the "Best in Show" competition.
Green Mountain Film Festival Montpelier VT March22-31 Culture reigns at the Green Mountain Film Festival, featuring powerful programming on a wide range of subjects, interesting and often unexpected guests, and a convivial atmosphere.
Vermont Maple Festival St Albans VT April26-28 Pancake breakfast and maple buffet, the annual “Sap Run” race, exhibits and sugarhouse tours, antiques, crafts, cooking demonstrations, youth talent, fiddlers’ shows, and a Grand Parade featuring teen “Maple Ambassadors.”
Lethal Beauty: Samurai Weapons and Armor Manchester NH March17-May5 A display at the Currier Museum of Art shows the striking duality of deadly weaponry and artistic beauty from the Samurai culture of centuries past.
New Hampshire Sheep and Wool Festival Deerfield NH May11-12 Each year the New Hampshire Sheep and Wool Festival lines up a wide variety of presenters to help educate the public on everything sheep or wool related. Your family can take advantage of the many activities taking place throughout the weekend.
Hebron Fair Hebron NH July27 Over 100 craftsmen, pony rides, children's games, rummage, lunch with homemade baked bread, silent auction, on the picturesque Hebron Common.