The library will be closed Saturday, May 23 through Monday, May 25 in observance of Memorial Day. The library parking lot will also be closed over the weekend for re-pavement. Book-drops will be open, if you would like to park on Village Drive or in the St. James Presbyterian Church parking lot.
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Big news! Starting May 24, the Michigan Activity Pass program will expand to include over 230 state parks, recreation areas, state forest campgrounds, and state historic sites! Go to michiganactivitypass.info and browse a tremendous list of parks and other participating cultural institutions such as the DIA, the Michigan Science Center, and the Holocaust Memorial Center. Passes for library card holders range from complimentary or reduced price admission to discounts in the gift shop or other exclusive offers. Check it out!
Be a Super Reader! Smarter than an encyclopedia, more knowledgeable than the wise old owl, able to enjoy five chapters in a single day! Stop in starting June 22 to register for one of our four incredible summer reading clubs. We’ve got adventures for all ages: babies, kids, teens and adults. Challenge yourself, have fun, win prizes, and keep your reading skills sharp over the summer. Details inside!
Redford library card holders can now download and keep FIVE free songs per week from Freegal, our digital music service. Offering hundreds of thousands of songs, over 100 genres of music, and over 50 record labels, Freegal is a wonderful place to find new MP3s. Log in via the Library website using your library card and PIN numbers, or download the “Freegal Music” app to your Android or iPhone to get started. Enjoy!
Following the success of the Library millage campaign last fall, we decided to take a break from our annual fundraiser, the Books and Bytes Benefit. To our delight, everyone has been asking when the next one will be. Watch for the gala to return in April, 2016! In the meantime, there are many other ways you can help the RTDL. Check out our Support Us page or ask a staff member for more information. Thank you for your interest and your ongoing support!
Access the Library’s catalog from your phone or tablet with BookMyne. Search the catalog, access your account, renew items, place holds on materials, and search for items by scanning their ISBN barcodes. Get the free app from the App Store or Google Play Store. It’s convenient, quick and easy!