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11:00 am
Tue, Apr 17
Main
Writer's Room 211
Did you know that representatives from Lifeline Wireless, a Federal Lifeline program that provides a FREE cellular phone along with FREE minutes, data, and text messages, are at the Richland Library Main location every Tuesday from 11:30 AM to 3:00 PM? They are available to enroll you and answer any questions about the program you may have.About Lifeline's Wireless Plans· No contract· Service is for 12 months and you need to re-qualify once a year· If you qualify, you will receive your cell phone in 5-7 business days.To be eligible for the Lifeline Free Phone Program, you may qualify if your income falls below your state’s residency poverty guidelines OR if you participate in a government assistance program such as:· Medicaid· Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (Food Stamps or SNAP)· Federal Public Housing Assistance (Section 8)· Supplemental Security Income (SSI)· Temporary Assistance to Needy Families (TANF)· Other state or federal assistance programsWant to Apply or Learn More? Apply online (http://www.safelink.com), over the phone (1-800-723-3546), or with a SafeLink representative at the library on Tuesdays! If you plan on applying in person, be sure to bring proof of total household income (for income-based qualification) or a copy of a current document proving that you participate in a government assistance program. Additional questions can be asked by calling the Lifeline Wireless information line at 1-800-723-3546 or by asking a Lifeline representative!
Social Work
Adults
7:00 pm
Wed, Oct 10
Sandhills
Meeting Room
Join us for a lively discussion of a wide variety of books. Call 699-9230 to ask what we are reading this month.
Book Group
Adults
10:00 am
Fri, Mar 16
Cooper
Children's Area
Simple art fun with stories to boot. Dress for a mess!
Children, Craft, Storytime
Programs for Young Children, 3-5
11:00 am
Sat, Jun 9
St. Andrews
Children's Area
Share stories, songs, and much more while building early literacy skills with fun for the whole family.
Storytime, Children
Children All Ages, Programs for Families


9:00 am
Wed, May 2
Main
Auditorium
A weekly event for local entrepreneurs to meet and present their startups to the thriving peer network of founders in Columbia. The coffee is highly encouraged.
Business Event, Maker
Programs for Adults, Adults



11:00 am
Tue, Mar 20
Sandhills
Entry Maker
Practice your English-language conversation with other internationals in a comfortable, relaxed environment.
Let's Speak English
Adults, Programs for Adults
10:30 am
Thu, Jan 25
Blythewood
Worms may move slowly, but they sure are hard workers. Join us for a full sensory experience as we uncover the dirt on worms.
STEM/STEAM, Children
3-5, 6-8, Programs for Young Children
11:30 am
Wed, Feb 21
Main
Studio 220
Do you love origami? Or just want to learn a few key techniques? Drop by and spend your lunch break relaxing and learning the ancient art of paper folding.
Maker
Adults
2:30 pm
Wed, Feb 7
Main
BCR Classroom
Learn basic terms, the parts of the computer and how it works. Practice using the mouse by completing a self-paced tutorial. Please call 929-3469 to register.
Computer Class
Adults, Programs for Adults
11:00 am
Tue, Apr 24
Main
Writer's Room 211
Did you know that representatives from Lifeline Wireless, a Federal Lifeline program that provides a FREE cellular phone along with FREE minutes, data, and text messages, are at the Richland Library Main location every Tuesday from 11:30 AM to 3:00 PM? They are available to enroll you and answer any questions about the program you may have.About Lifeline's Wireless Plans· No contract· Service is for 12 months and you need to re-qualify once a year· If you qualify, you will receive your cell phone in 5-7 business days.To be eligible for the Lifeline Free Phone Program, you may qualify if your income falls below your state’s residency poverty guidelines OR if you participate in a government assistance program such as:· Medicaid· Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (Food Stamps or SNAP)· Federal Public Housing Assistance (Section 8)· Supplemental Security Income (SSI)· Temporary Assistance to Needy Families (TANF)· Other state or federal assistance programsWant to Apply or Learn More? Apply online (http://www.safelink.com), over the phone (1-800-723-3546), or with a SafeLink representative at the library on Tuesdays! If you plan on applying in person, be sure to bring proof of total household income (for income-based qualification) or a copy of a current document proving that you participate in a government assistance program. Additional questions can be asked by calling the Lifeline Wireless information line at 1-800-723-3546 or by asking a Lifeline representative!
Social Work
Adults
1:00 pm
Thu, Oct 18
Sandhills
Meeting Room
Lively discussion of engaging fiction and nonfiction works.
Book Group
Adults



Do you like to read Science Fiction? Do you like to read Mysteries? Not obsessed with either but think you might like to two combined? Then try these titles. The following titles are available as ebooks from Overdrive: The Caves of Steel by Isaac Asimov (ebook only) A Talent for War by Jack McDevitt (ebook only) To Say Nothing of the Dog by Connie Willis(ebook only) Angelmaker by Nick Harkaway The City and the City by China Mieville Great North Road by Peter Hamilton Leviathan Wakes by James S. Corey Six wakes by Mur Lafferty The Yiddish Policemen’s Union by Michael Chabon The Last Policeman series by Ben Winters The following titles are available as eaudiobooks through Hoopla: Altered Carbon by Richard K. Morgan (eaudiobook only) Gun, with Occasional Music by Jonathan Lethem (eaudiobook only)  
6:00 pm
Tue, Apr 24
Main
BCR Classroom
Join Kimico Myers , owner of TeamLogic IT, to learn how he turned his passion for technology solutions into a successful small business. Mr. Myers will discuss money management, marketing, and the importance of customer service. TeamLogic IT offers a variety of services, including cybersecurity, data backup, and website services. Register online.
Business Event
Adults, Programs for Adults


11:00 am
Sat, Mar 17
St. Andrews
Children's Area
Share stories, songs, and much more while building early literacy skills with fun for the whole family.
Storytime, Children
Children All Ages, Programs for Families

I Heart You! ★ Staff Pick

10:30 am
Thu, Feb 8
Blythewood
It's almost Valentine's Day. Join us as we read stories about love, then create a craft sure to make your heart flutter!
Children, Craft
3-5, Programs for Young Children
10:30 am
Wed, May 2
St. Andrews
Children's Area
Share stories, songs, and much more while building early literacy skills with fun for the whole family.
Storytime, Children
Children All Ages, Programs for Families


6:00 pm
Tue, May 15
Eastover
Children's Area
Wear your pajamas and snuggle up for bedtime stories and songs.
Storytime
Children All Ages, Programs for Families


11:00 am
Tue, Sep 11
Main
Writer's Room 211
Did you know that representatives from Lifeline Wireless, a Federal Lifeline program that provides a FREE cellular phone along with FREE minutes, data, and text messages, are at the Richland Library Main location every Tuesday from 11:30 AM to 3:00 PM? They are available to enroll you and answer any questions about the program you may have.About Lifeline's Wireless Plans· No contract· Service is for 12 months and you need to re-qualify once a year· If you qualify, you will receive your cell phone in 5-7 business days.To be eligible for the Lifeline Free Phone Program, you may qualify if your income falls below your state’s residency poverty guidelines OR if you participate in a government assistance program such as:· Medicaid· Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (Food Stamps or SNAP)· Federal Public Housing Assistance (Section 8)· Supplemental Security Income (SSI)· Temporary Assistance to Needy Families (TANF)· Other state or federal assistance programsWant to Apply or Learn More? Apply online (http://www.safelink.com), over the phone (1-800-723-3546), or with a SafeLink representative at the library on Tuesdays! If you plan on applying in person, be sure to bring proof of total household income (for income-based qualification) or a copy of a current document proving that you participate in a government assistance program. Additional questions can be asked by calling the Lifeline Wireless information line at 1-800-723-3546 or by asking a Lifeline representative!
Social Work
Adults



9:30 am
Sat, Feb 10
Blythewood
Earn volunteer hours by meeting once a month to help plan programs, participate in service projects and have fun! For 7th through 12th graders.
Teens, Meetings
13 - 18, Programs for Teens
6:00 pm
Tue, Feb 13
Eastover
Meeting Room
Please join us for an informative legal session-a Member of the SC Bar, will give advice and answer your questions about Wills, Estates and Probate issues.
Legal
Adults, Adults 55+, Programs for Adults
4:00 pm
Wed, Jan 24
Sandhills
Entry Maker
Join us for Teen Gaming Night! PlayStation 4, Xbox One, Atari, and Retro Board Game fun!
Teens, Gaming
13 - 18




10:00 am
Thu, Feb 22
Sandhills
Storytime Room
Help your toddler discover the alphabet, numbers and other concepts while building social skills and learning about our world. This storytime is suited for walkers.
Storytime
1-2, Programs for Families



10:30 am
Thu, Apr 26
Blythewood
Ever wonder who or what lives under water? Check out these critters who live in Camp Discovery's very own Simmons Creek.
STEM/STEAM, Children
3-5, 6-8, Programs for Young Children







7:00 pm
Thu, Apr 12
Sandhills
Entry Maker
Discuss, watch, read, and enjoy your favorite anime and manga with us! For beginners and the already obsessed.
Teens
13 - 18

Hands on Art ★ Staff Pick

10:00 am
Fri, Feb 16
Cooper
Children's Area
Simple art fun with stories to boot. Dress for a mess!
Children, Craft, Storytime
Programs for Young Children, 3-5
6:00 pm
Tue, Jan 23
Main
Theater
Let the savings begin! Are you ready to get some of your hard-earned money back? What if we told you… all the tools that you need are right at your fingertips? Join Richland Library Social Work Manager Lee Patterson and discuss what cost-saving apps are available on your phone, tablet or computer. Have suggestions? Feel free to share your money-saving secrets with other participants. Then be prepared to apply what you learned and start saving IMMEDIATELY.
Social Work
Adults
4:00 pm
Wed, Apr 18
Sandhills
Entry Maker
Join us for Teen Gaming Night! PlayStation 4, Xbox One, Atari, and Retro Board Game fun!
Teens, Gaming
13 - 18
10:00 am
Thu, Sep 20
Cooper
Children's Area
Stories, songs and more!
Storytime, Children
Children All Ages, Programs for Families, Programs for Young Children
10:00 am
Thu, Aug 2
Cooper
Children's Area
Stories, songs and more!
Storytime, Children
Children All Ages, Programs for Families, Programs for Young Children

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