Please note: RHPL will not be providing eclipse glasses on April 8 or prior to April 8 for eclipse viewing.

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In April, learn about the solar eclipse and explore the library's recommended reads. Plus, celebrate Earth month and find out how you can "go green" all year! 

Get Ready for April's Total Solar Eclipse

Happening April 8

About every 18 months, somewhere on Earth experiences a total solar eclipse—when the moon completely blocks the sun. But for you, it’s probably a special event: Total solar eclipses only occur in the same location about once every 375 years. Browse items from our recommended book list and visit the City of Richmond Hill website to learn more. 

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Please note: RHPL will not be handing out eclipse glasses prior to or on April 8.

Going Green

April is Earth month. Protecting the Earth and being aware of your environmental footprint are popular topics during Earth Month in April. There are many things you can do to make a difference and "go green."

Find out how

Artificial Intelligence: Tools and Trends

Discover the meaning of AI and how It's changing our world. Find library resources and curated lists about AI trends and tools.


Recommended Reads

Looking for what's new and popular in science and technology? Check out the recommended reads below and visit the catalogue for more curated lists of what's trending.