What’s happening at Richland Library – Oct 3-9

October 3, 2022

Monday, October 3 – Sunday, October 9      

Richland Library’s mission is to help our customers learn, create and share. We are continuing to offer programs, both familiar and new, and we are finding creative ways to connect with our community and interact online. Here’s a look at some of the featured programs that are planned for the coming week:

Storytime at Richland Library

Date: October 4, 5, 6, 8

Time: Various

Location: Various

Age Recommendation: Parents, Families, Young Children, School-Age Children

Join us for storytime at your favorite location, both indoor and outdoor options are available. We will share stories, songs, enjoy multilingual storytimes, and much more while building early literacy skills with fun for the whole family. Join us for a special Adopt-a-Shelter Dog Month Storytime & CraftFind a storytime near you and register here.


Movie Matinees

Date: October 3, 5

Time: 2:30 PM

Location: Richland Library Main

Age Recommendation: Adults, Parents, Seniors

Gremlins and Predator at Richland Library Main.


Monday Bites: Coffee Appreciation with T2K Java LLC

Date: October 3

Time: 2 PM, 6 PM

Location: Richland Library Northeast

Age Recommendation: Adults, Seniors, Families, Youth (6-18 years)

Tina Franklin, owner of T2K Java LLC mobile café and concierge service, as she helps us explore and appreciate all things coffee.

Registration is required, click here to register.


Pokemon Card: Battle Academy!

Date: October 5

Time: 4 PM

Location: Richland Library Northeast

Age Recommendation: Children (6-12 years)

Join experts from Firefly Toys and Games (and Pikachu!) to learn how to play the Pokemon Trading Card Game. Registration is required, click here to register.


Virtual Health Care Clinic

Date: October 6

Time: 9 AM

Location: Richland Library Main

Age Recommendation: Adults, Seniors

Richland Library and Cooperative Health are pleased to offer a Virtual Health Care Clinic at Richland Library Main. To schedule an appointment with Cooperative Health, call 803-722-1822.


Pride Club

Date: October 6

Time: 5:30 PM

Location: Richland Library Sandhills

Age Recommendation: Teens (12-18 years)

Be proud! Be you! This is a safe space for self-expression, and fellowship.


Let’s Talk Race: A Conversation with Reyna Grande

Date: October 6

Time: 6:30 PM

Location: Richland Library Online

Age Recommendation: Adults

Award-winning author Reyna Grande discusses her first historical fiction which tells an immigrant story outside of her own experience. Registration is required, click here to register.


Fun Fridays at Wheatley

Date: October 7

Time: 11 AM

Location: Richland Library Wheatley

Age Recommendation: Seniors, Families, Children (0-12 years) Teens (12-18 years)


Becoming a Citizen Scientist

Date: October 8

Time: 10 AM

Location: Richland Library Blythewood

Age Recommendation: Families, Children (0-5 years), Youth (6-18 years)

Are you curious? Do you enjoy being outside, taking note of the world around you? Join us for a talk on becoming a citizen scientist.

Registration is required, click here to register.


AiR Presents Open Dance Class

Date: October 9

Time: 2:30 PM

Location: Richland Library Main

Age Recommendation: Adults


A “come as you are” contemporary dance class for those adults who would like to learn and experience dance in a fun, safe, inclusive environment. Registration is required, click here to register.

All outdoor events are subject to change in the event of inclement weather.


About Richland Library

Awarded the National Medal in 2017 by the Institute of Museum and Library Services, 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 13 bustling facilities located throughout the county, Richland Library provides a truly customizable, modern library experience for residents and visitors alike.