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Richard Burges Branch

Richard Burges

The Richard Burges Branch to the public beginning on March 30, 2019 after an expansion and renovation funded by the 2012 Quality of Life Bond Issue.  The public is invited to attend.

The project includes:

  • New dedicated children’s room
  • Public art piece designed by local artist Hal Marcus
  • Expanded & dedicated computer lab
  • Expanded community meeting room space
  • Additional study room
  • Dedicated and revitalized teen area
  • Dedicated Friends of the Library bookstore
  • Self-service check out stations

Friends of the Northeast Library Bookstore is now located inside Richard Burges Library.

Bookstore Hours:
1:00 pm to 6:00 pm on Tuesdays 
1:00 pm to 6:00 pm on Thursdays
10:30 am to 2:30 pm on Saturdays
Donations are accepted when the Bookstore is open.
  

Classes:

Adult Coloring Class1:00 pm to 2:00 pm on Mondays

Citizenship Class
5:00 pm to 6:30 pm on Tuesdays

Spanish Conversation Class
1:00 pm to 2:00 pm on Wednesdays

English as a Second Language Class
5:00 pm to 6:30 pm on Wednesdays

Bilingual Basic Computer Skills Class
5:30pm to 6:30 pm on Wednesdays and 10:00 to 11:00 am on Thursdays

One-on-One Tech Help 
3:00 pm to 4:00 pm on Saturdays

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Programs: 

Children’s Story Time

Toddler Story Time 11:00 am to 12:00 pm on Tuesdays
STEAM Story Time 11:00 am to 12:00 pm on Wednesdays
Baby and Me Story Time 11:00 am to 12:00 pm on Thursdays
Family Story Time 11:00 am to 1200 pm on Saturdays

Teen Chat and Chew Book Club
4:30 pm to 5:30 pm Tuesdays

Community Chess Connection for All Ages
5:00 pm to 6:45 pm on Wednesdays and 1:00 pm to 3:00 pm on Saturdays

Teen Hangout
4:30pm to 6:30 pm on Thursdays

Learning with LEGOs for All Ages
4:00pm to 5:30 pm on Fridays