In a move that's been a long time coming for patrons and those who like to read REAL Books, the Richland Library made this announcement Friday:
"The Richland Public Library will reopen to the public on Monday, October 26, and will also continue to provide curbside service...
According to my Facebook friend Jeana Beck:
Columbia Basin Board of REALTORS is excited to partner with Altrusa Hermiston to help keep the "LITTLE LIBRARY" boxes around town stocked. If you have new or gently used books or a financial contribution to help build more "PRETTY LITTLE LIBRARYS" you can drop them off at any of our friendly Columbia Basin Board of REALTOR Member Offi
This weekend is the Giant Book Sale at the Union Street branch of the Mid-Columbia Library at 1620 S. Union, Kennewick. Books for 25 cents to a dollar are available Friday 9 a.m. to 6 p.m., Saturday 9 to 5 p.m. and Sunday 1 to 4 p.m. Library book sales are a great way to teach kids about entrepreneurship.
Today's reading experience is nothing like the literal "page-turners" of yesteryear. But even with the e-Book, the Kindle and the iPad at our fingertips, we can still spot a wacky romance novel cover from a mile off.