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Looking for an escape this weekend that the whole family can enjoy? Richland Library has just what you need. There is programming available for people of all ages, and the best part, it’s free. Check out some of the featured events, planned for this weekend:

Gilmore Girls Marathon           
Date: November 12, 2016
Time: 9:30 AM – 5:30 PM
Location: Richland Library Main, Theater     
Have you been Gilmored? Join us for an all-day Gilmore Girls marathon! We’ve narrowed it down to the 10 best episodes, spanning all seven seasons, in anticipation of Netflix’s Gilmore Girls: A Year in the Life. So join us as we live more, laugh more, eat more, talk more and Gilmore.

How to Create a Powerful Resume

Date: November 12, 2016

Time: 10 AM – 12 PM
Location: Richland Library Main, BCR Classroom
Your résumé is the advertising piece that presents your relevant career story to a prospective employer. Join Sylvie Golod, Career Specialist and Certified Résumé Writer, as she demonstrates how to create a detailed, chronological master draft of a résumé. Register here.

Recipe for Reading: Make & Take              

Date: November 12, 2016
Time: 3 – 4 PM
Location: Richland Library Main, Children’s Room         

Learn multisensory strategies and techniques to help your Emerging Reader learn to read. Make learning materials that you can take home. Geared toward parents/adults.

Basic Chinese Paper Cutting Workshop 
Date: November 12, 2016
Time: 3:30 – 4:30 PM
Location: Richland Library Eastover
This workshop provides participants with an insight into the history, culture and folk tradition of paper-cutting in China. Participants will be guided step-by-step to create their own artwork, bring their work home or present them as gifts to family or friends.

An Afternoon with Sara Pennypacker
Date: November 13, 2016
Time: 3 – 4:30 PM 
Location: Richland Library Main, Children’s Room
Richland Library presents An Afternoon with Sara Pennypacker, acclaimed author of 17 children’s books, including the New York Times best-selling Clementine series, Summer of the Gypsy Moths, Pierre in Love, Sparrow Girl, and The Amazing World of Stuart. She is also responsible for four additions to the timeless Flat Stanley series. Sara will be presenting in the Children’s Room of Richland Library Main. A book sale and signing will follow the event. 

Black America Since MLK: And Still I Rise
Date: November 13, 2016
Time: 3 – 4:30 PM 
Location: Richland Library Main, Theater  

Join Richland Library and SCETV for a special preview of the upcoming documentary series Black America Since MLK: And Still I Rise. Through eyewitness accounts, scholarly analysis and rare archival footage, this film illuminates our recent past and paints a complex and comprehensive portrait of black America since 1965, while raising urgent questions about the future of the African American community, and our nation as a whole. A panel discussion of community leaders will follow the screening to highlight diverse local perspectives.

For a complete list of Richland Library’s programming, be sure to visit richlandlibrary.com and click on the “Classes & Events” tab.
About Richland Library
Richland Library is a vibrant, contemporary organization that provides resources and information that advance the Midlands. Offering state-of-the-art technology, a variety of literary and cultural programs and 11 bustling facilities located throughout the county, Richland Library offers a truly customizable, modern library experience for residents and visitors alike.

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