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July 2018

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Babygarten 10:00 am
Jul 02nd - 10:00 am

Babygarten

Mondays at 10:00 am

Rhymes, stories, and play time. Best for infants through 2 years.

 
 
 
Willow River Writers 10:00 am
Jul 03rd - 10:00 am

Willow River Writers

Willow River Writers Group

Meets the first and third Tuesdays at the Civic Center, Lower Level Conference Rm 1, in New Richmond from 10:00 am - 12:00 pm.

This group is led by volunteers.

 
 
 
Library Closed Jul 04th (All day)
Jul 04th (All day)

Closed Wednesday, July 4

In observance of Independence Day, Friday Memorial Library will be closed on July 4.

We will reopen on Thursday, July 4 at 9:00 am. Sorry for any inconvenience.

 
 
 
Mystery Book Club 10:00 am
Jul 05th - 10:00 am

Mystery Book Club

Mystery Book Club meets the first Thursday of each month at 10:00 am.

The July discussion will be on Dead Little Hustler by Victoria Houston

 
 
 
 
Sit. Stay. Read. 10:00 am
Jul 07th - 10:00 am

Sit. Stay Read. with Alaska

Select Saturdays at 10:00 am This is a wonderful opportunity for kids of all ages but especially for new readers to practice their blossoming skills with Alaska, our therapy dog.

 
 
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Babygarten 10:00 am
Jul 09th - 10:00 am

Babygarten

Mondays at 10:00 am

Rhymes, stories, and play time. Best for infants through 2 years.

 
 
 
 
Carnival in the Park 2:00 pm
Jul 11th - 2:00 pm

CarnivalCarnival in the Park

Wednesday, July 11 at 2:00 pm in Glover Park

Karaoke, photo booth, games and more! Come sing, dance and play in Glover Park.

 

Free and Open to the Public

Part of the Libraries Rock! Summer Reading Program

 
 
 
Rocktastic Crafts 2:00 pm
Jul 12th - 2:00 pm

RocktasticRocktastic Crafts

Select Thursdays at 2:00 pm

We will make arts and crafts. Prepare to get messy.

For ages Kindergarten through grade 4

 

Part of the Libraries Rock! summer reading program.

 
 
 
Books & Brews 6:30 pm
Jul 12th - 6:30 pm

Books & Brews

Books & Brews

Join us for our book club at Table 65 the second Thursday at 6:30 pm.  For people 21 and up.

July discussion: Beneath a Scarlet Sky by Mark Sullivan

This will be the last Library led meeting of the year.

 
 
 
Voter Registration 2:00 pm
Jul 13th - 2:00 pm

Register to VoteVoter Registration

Fridays in July and August from 2:00 - 4:00 pm Prepare for the upcoming primary election by registering to vote. Representatives from the League of Women Voters will be on hand to help you register.

To register please bring a WI driver's license or social security number. If your driver's license does not list your current address please bring proof of address. Remember, if you have moved to a new address or legally changed your name then you will need to update your voter record by submitting a new voter registration. Find information about the upcoming election and register to vote online at: myvote.wi.gov.

 

Primary election is Tuesday, August 14, 2018.

 
 
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Babygarten 10:00 am
Jul 16th - 10:00 am

Babygarten

Mondays at 10:00 am

Rhymes, stories, and play time. Best for infants through 2 years.

 
 
 
Willow River Writers 10:00 am
Jul 17th - 10:00 am

Willow River Writers

Willow River Writers Group

Meets the first and third Tuesdays at the Civic Center, Lower Level Conference Rm 1, in New Richmond from 10:00 am - 12:00 pm.

This group is led by volunteers.

 
 
 
DIY Creative Workshop 5:30 pm
Jul 17th - 5:30 pm

DIY Creative WorkshopDIY Creative Workshop: Learn Henna Tattoos

Tuesday, July 17 from 5:30-7:30 pm

For adults & teens. Registration Required.

The response to this class has been so great that we've had to close registration.

Part of the Libraries Rock! Summer Reading Program.

 
 
 
The Giant Bubble Show 2:00 pm
Jul 18th - 2:00 pm

Giant Bubble ShowThe Giant Bubble Show

Wednesday, July 18 at 2:00 pm in Glover Park

The Giant Bubble Show is performed by Logan Jimenez, featuring bubble tricks with comedy and science.

Free and Open to the Public

Part of the Libraries Rock! Summer Reading Program

 
 
 
Sit.Stay.Read. 2:00 pm
Jul 19th - 2:00 pm

Caylee SRPSit. Stay Read. with Caylee

Select Thursdays at 2:00 pm This is a wonderful opportunity for kids of all ages but especially for new readers to practice their blossoming skills with Caylee, our therapy dog.

 
 
 
Voter Registration 2:00 pm
Jul 20th - 2:00 pm

Register to VoteVoter Registration

Fridays in July and August from 2:00 - 4:00 pm Prepare for the upcoming primary election by registering to vote. Representatives from the League of Women Voters will be on hand to help you register.

To register please bring a WI driver's license or social security number. If your driver's license does not list your current address please bring proof of address. Remember, if you have moved to a new address or legally changed your name then you will need to update your voter record by submitting a new voter registration. Find information about the upcoming election and register to vote online at: myvote.wi.gov.

 

Primary election is Tuesday, August 14, 2018.

 
 
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Babygarten 10:00 am
Jul 23rd - 10:00 am

Babygarten

Mondays at 10:00 am

Rhymes, stories, and play time. Best for infants through 2 years.

 
 
 
 
Colossal Fossils 2:00 pm
Jul 25th - 2:00 pm

Colossal FossilsColossal Fossils

Wednesday, July 25 at 2:00 pm in Glover Park

Colossal Fossils’ dinosaur presentation showcases an incredible collection of fossils from around the world. From the smallest dinosaurs to the largest, children will have a chance to learn about their favorite prehistoric animals, including the infamous Tyrannosaurus Rex.

Sponsored by the Friends of Friday Memorial Library.

 

Free and Open to the Public

Part of the Libraries Rock! Summer Reading Program

 
 
 
Rocktastic Crafts 2:00 pm
Jul 26th - 2:00 pm

RocktasticRocktastic Crafts

Select Thursdays at 2:00 pm

We will make arts and crafts. Prepare to get messy.

For ages Kindergarten through grade 4

 

Part of the Libraries Rock! summer reading program.

 
 
 
Geological Wonders of Western Wisconsin 6:30 pm
Jul 26th - 6:30 pm

Geological Wonders of Western WisconsinGeological Wonders of Western Wisconsin

Thursday, July 26 at 6:30 pm.

This is a great opportunity to learn about rocks in our community, see different rock samples and also bring your own rocks to have identified. Presentation by Dr. William S. Cordua, emeritus professor of geology at the University of Wisconsin - River Falls.

 

Dr. Bill Cordua is an emeritus professor of geology at the University of Wisconsin - River Falls. He earned his BA from George Washington University and PhD in geology from Indiana University. He has published many technical papers and written over 100 popular articles on geology and mineralogy. Dr. Cordua has been inducted into the Educational division of Rockhound and Lapidary Hall of Fame and has received the Katherine Greacen Nelson Award honoring those who have made outstanding contributions to the earth sciences in Wisconsin. 

 
 
 
Voter Registration 2:00 pm
Jul 27th - 2:00 pm

Register to VoteVoter Registration

Fridays in July and August from 2:00 - 4:00 pm Prepare for the upcoming primary election by registering to vote. Representatives from the League of Women Voters will be on hand to help you register.

To register please bring a WI driver's license or social security number. If your driver's license does not list your current address please bring proof of address. Remember, if you have moved to a new address or legally changed your name then you will need to update your voter record by submitting a new voter registration. Find information about the upcoming election and register to vote online at: myvote.wi.gov.

 

Primary election is Tuesday, August 14, 2018.

 
 
 
Rocks of St. Croix County 10:00 am
Jul 28th - 10:00 am

Rocks of St. Croix County

Saturday Stories & More: Rocks of St. Croix County

Saturday, July 28 at 10:00 am

Learn about the various rocks found in St. Croix County.  Bring your own rock to be identified. 

Saturdays are for adventures and exploring. Come explore, share a story, and more with your family and friends. All ages.

 
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Babygarten 10:00 am
Jul 30th - 10:00 am

Babygarten

Mondays at 10:00 am

Rhymes, stories, and play time. Best for infants through 2 years.

 
 
 
Library Board Meeting 4:30 pm
Jul 31st - 4:30 pm

July Library Board Meeting

Meetings are typically held the last Tuesday of the month at the Civic Center, ED Lab at 4:30 pm.

Open to the public.

 

Library Board Information