Sep 042015

 

Peach-Fest-2015-32-and-Main1-1024x988-backgroundBoth branches of the Romeo District Library will be closed in observation of the Labor Day holiday from Saturday, September 5 through Monday, September 7. Both branches will reopen at their regularly scheduled times on Tuesday, September 8. Please put items to be returned in the drop boxes located at both buildings. Have a safe and happy holiday weekend!

 

300x186-logoThe Romeo District Library is happy to announce that we are now offering online tutoring to residents. All you need is your library card to get started. You can use the service on your desktop, tablet, or phone.
Subjects covered by the service include: Math, English (and ESL), Science, Writing, Social Studies, Spanish, Test Prep, Job Search, and Resume Help. Click here to start.

Mar 122015

rdl247anytimeThe Romeo District Library is always open wherever you may be. With our mobile catalog apps for iOS or Android device, you can be sure to have access anytime and anyplace. Read, watch or listen to ebooks, magazines, audiobooks, movies, and music with our download and streaming services such as Overdrive, Hoopla, Freegal and Zinio. To learn more or if you need assistance please contact the library, RDL247@romeodistrictlibrary.org or 586-752-0603, ext. 101 and we will be happy to help.

The Romeo District Library is happy to announce that we are now offering Freegal. Download up to 5 MP3s a week and stream 3 hours of music daily from an amazing library of music. Click here to get started.

 

map_2015The 2015 Michigan Activity Pass (MAP) is now available! The program kicked off Memorial Day weekend around the state. Blue Cross Blue Shield of Michigan (BCBSM), Michigan Department of Natural Resources (DNR), Michigan Recreation and Park Association (MRPA), and the Library Network are all partners in the Michigan Activity Pass. MI Big Green Gym partnered up with the MAP program for 2015, which expands the former “Park and Read” program to include over 100 participating cultural and historical institutions, such as the Michigan Historical Museum in Lansing.

 

Library cardholders can print a pass from home or their library, valid for one-time entry into any Michigan state park or recreation area, as well as 100 historical and cultural institutions. Once printed, the passes are valid for one week.

Please go to www.michiganactivitypass.com for passes or for more information.

UntitledEvery Second Thursday 7:00 pm Graubner
Introducing Romeo Library’s first book club for Science Fiction, Fantasy, and Horror book lovers.  The Fellowship of the Nerds Book Club is an informal group that will meet on the second Thursday of each month, unless otherwise noted, at the Graubner Library. No registration is required and you can attend whenever you want. Titles selected for discussion are available at the Adult Reference Desk while supplies last.

The group will read and discuss the following books:

September 10th – The Martian by Andy Weir
October 8th – The Bone Season by Samantha Shannon
November 12th – The Scarlet Gospels by Clive Barker
December 10th – The Magicians by Lev Grossman

Jul 302015

rebacompositepicThursday September 24th Graubner 7:00 pm
Come join us and learn the art of portrait drawing with local artist Cindy Demkiw. Participants will be working with a charcoal medium and gaining confidence in drawing faces as Cindy teaches all the tricks and techniques of the masters. Guaranteed fun. Supplies are provided, but registration by phone is required as seating is limited to 30 people.

zinioZinio Digital Newstand Platform offers you access to full digital copies of some of your favorite magazines. You can download and view these titles on your computer or mobile device.

Zinio magazines may be read on a wide variety of apps available for many mobile devices. Click on the device that best suits your needs to download your free app now: PCMaciPhoneiPadAndroidKindle Fire, and Blackberry Playbook.

Our Zinio subscription provides access to more than 90 popular and specialty magazines. You now have unlimited access to this collection, with no waiting, no due dates, and no fines!

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