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WIFI enhancement made possible by a grant from the VT COVID-19 Response Fund of the Vermont Community Foundation.

April 21, 2021 at 1:41 pm Leave a comment

Spring Craft Project

This cute Spring project is now available in Grab n’ Go Bags for kids at the library.

April 16, 2021 at 4:44 pm Leave a comment


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RICHFORD HOMETOWN FOLLIES – Donations Benefit the Library

Unable to get on stage again this year, we decided to do the show virtually. Local folks sharing their talent or silliness to raise funds for a local non-profit. A way for us to get together again after a long winter. Be a community. We hope you enjoy!

March 19, 2021 at 10:23 am Leave a comment


Here is the link to view our slide show of library programs, new materials, grants and community support in 2020.


February 22, 2021 at 12:20 pm Leave a comment

New Kits!

Get a head start on bird identification!

January 27, 2021 at 2:30 pm Leave a comment

Community Book Discussion

The Hate U Give – Community Book Discussion

Wed Feb 17, 2021 3pm – 4pm  

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Join by phone
(US) +1 414-439-0867 (PIN: 831251557)

Free copies of The Hate U Give are available at the library. Sponsored by Vermont Reads 2020. For more information call 848-3313, email –, website –

January 27, 2021 at 11:45 am Leave a comment


Thanks to funding from the CLiF Mini Grant, juvenile preloaded audio books, Playaways, are available for checkout.

January 18, 2021 at 3:09 pm Leave a comment

Expanded COVID-19 Testing

January 13, 2021 at 2:02 pm Leave a comment

AIR PURIFIERS ARE HERE. Thanks to grant funds from the UVM Extension and Office of Engagement, the library has 5 air purifiers.

January 8, 2021 at 4:40 pm Leave a comment

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Vermont Online Library

The Vermont Online Library gives you access to genealogical information records in HeritageQuest Database, Wilson Database has biographical information and the Gale consists of many databases covering a wide range of topics; some of the most popular are the Health and Wellness module and the newspaper and magazine article module. This is also a great resource for students.

Downloadable Audiobooks

Arvin A Brown Library, as part of ListenUp!Vermont, is pleased to now offer downloadable audiobooks from our website. There are hundreds titles available! You will need your Arvin A Brown Library card number to download an audiobook. Click on the icon below to get to the download site.

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Library Value use Calculator

What's the library worth to you? Check out the value of your use of the library with this neat calculator! The per capita taxpayer support of the library is about $20 in Richford. Are you getting your money's worth? Leave us a comment and let us know!

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