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 adult. Challenge yourself, have fun, win prizes, and keep your reading skills sharp over the summer. Details inside!
The library will be closed Saturday, July 4 in observance of Independence Day. We will reopen Monday, July 6 at 10 am.
Monday through Friday, 12:30 pm - 1:30 pm
June 22 through August 14
Lunch will NOT be available on Friday, July 3
RTDL will be participating in the Summer Food Service Program for Children, sponsored by The Charter Township of Redford & South Redford Schools. We will be one of five sites providing FREE lunch to children 18 years of age and under or persons up to age 26 who are enrolled in an educational program for the mentally or physically disabled that is recognized by a State or local public educational agency.
MAP is an online program. Library users with a valid library card can print a pass, either from home or at the library, to one of more than 100 participating institutions. The list includes exciting new venues like the Michigan Sea Life Aquarium, the Cranbrook Art Museum, the DIA, the Gilmore Car Museum, and the Michigan Science Center, as well as over 230 state parks, recreation areas, state forest campgrounds, and state historic sites.
Our knowledgeable staff teaches free sessions on the following topics: Introduction to Computers, Get Started with E-Mail, Internet Basics, Introduction to Microsoft Word, Excel or Powerpoint, and Intermediate Windows Skills. New additions to our line-up are Intermediate Microsoft Word and Excel, as well as general drop-in computer help sessions. Class schedules are updated continuously.
SYNC is a program that gives away two complete audiobook downloads to listeners 13+ every week from May 7, 2015 through August 13, 2015. Each week a current Teen title will be paired thematically with a Classic or Required Summer Reading title. Visit the website for a complete list of titles and to sign up for email or text alerts.
Zinio, the world's largest newsstand, offers full color, interactive digital magazines for your enjoyment. Redford residents may browse from the library's collection of popular titles with no holds, no checkout periods, and no limit to the number of magazines you can download. Get started with the Zinio User's Guide | View the Magazine Title List