Backyard Astronomy: Come in to borrow the library telescope!

Please come on in to check out the library telescope to observe objects from your own backyard using a technique called star-hopping and learn how easy it is to use!

This telescope was donated to the library by John C. Root in memory of his wife, Susan E. Root, and is maintained by Aldrich Astronomical Society, Inc. as part of their Adopt a Library Program.

Pop-Up Playgroup 
Dates & Times:
Wednesday, July 11th from 10:45-11:45
Wednesday, July 18th from 10:45-11:45
Tuesday, August 7th from 1:15-2:15 P.M. 
Come in and join the fun!
Provided by: Community Connection


Tuesday & Thursday

1PM-8 PM

Wednesday & Friday

9 AM-5 PM

Saturdays 10 AM-2PM

​*The library is closed on any Saturday before a Monday holiday

Visit our library to check out the

June 2018:  

Summer Reading Kick off-Earn tickets all summer as you read (the more you read the more raffle tickets you can earn, and the more chances you have to win some "big ticket" prizes)

“Libraries Rock” is the 2018 summer reading theme developed by the Collaborative Summer Library Program (CSLP).  

Drop-In ​​ Lego Club

Day: Thursdays

June 30, 2018-August 4, 2018

Time: 1-2 P.M.

​​Appropriate for ages 5 and older (younger children may attend with an adult parent/guardian attendance and participation is encouraged for all ages!)

Murder Mystery Dinner

The name of the production is: These Jokes Are Killing Me

The name of the production company is: Cornely Productions

Date: Saturday, October 6, 2018
Time: 4P.M.-6 P.M.

Where: Paxton American Legion

Major Donors:

Country Bank
Fidelity Bank

Dinner & A Show Tickets: $10

Purchase your ticket at the Richards Memorial Library

Click the Following Link to Check Out An E-Book


 Sign up begins: Thursday, June 21st

​through August 3rd



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Paxton, MA

(508) 754 -0793

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