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About rfltrustees

Director, Richmond Free Library

December Display

Marilyn Cochran Brown has shared special woodcuts made by Japanese school children in the 1970’s. The woodcuts depict winter athletes including Barbara Cochran, 1972 Olympic gold medalist. They were given to the Cochran family by the Japanese Olympic organizing committee. … Continue reading

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Alfred Hitchcock and the Art of Suspense

Wednesday, December 13 7:00 pm Community Room Hitchcock famously said “Some films are slices of life; mine are slices of cake.” His career spanned forty years and many film eras. Film expert Rick Winston will discuss the evolution of Hitchcock’s … Continue reading

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Rosie’s Mom: Forgotten Women of the First World War

Wednesday, November 15 7:00 pm, Community Room One hundred years ago, a full generation before Rosie the Riveter, women rolled up their sleeves and entered war industries where they had never been welcome before. They ran powerful machinery, learned new … Continue reading

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Book Groups Meet This Week

Both the (Mostly) Fiction and Mystery Book Groups meet this week in the library mezzanine. New members are always welcome. View upcoming selections on our Book Clubs page. On Tuesday, November 14 at 6:00, the fiction group will discuss Rebel … Continue reading

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