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October 2021

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Active Little Learners Storytime 10:00 am
Oct 01st - 10:00 am

Active Little Learners StorytimeActive Little Learners Storytime

Fridays at 10:00 am in Mary Park

Julie hosts an outdoor storytime at Mary Park between the restroom building and the second playground. Join along as she shares stories and songs and then invites you to play a movement-based learning activity. Best for ages 2 through 5. Bring a blanket for your family and meet her in the park!

*Please note: In the case of inclement weather, Active Little Learners will be cancelled. Stories and songs are the same each week for both Little Learners and Active Little Learners storytimes. Pick the day of the week that works best for you.

 
 
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BabyTime 10:00 am
Oct 04th - 10:00 am

BabyTimeBabyTime

Mondays at 10:00 am in Glover Park

Join Jess for songs, stories, rhymes and fun! Bring your blanket and join us outside for this storytime geared specifically toward our youngest learners - babies & toddlers 6-24 months and their caregivers.

 
 
 
Discovery Days 1:00 pm
Oct 04th - 1:00 pm

Discovery DaysDiscovery Days

Monday, October 4 from 1:00 - 8:00 pm

Nature Art: Waxed Paper Lanterns

Families are invited to stop by the Youth Services area of the Library every other Monday to discover and explore with our new discovery kits and a variety of fun, educational activities.

 
 
 
Library Board Meeting 6:00 pm
Oct 04th - 6:00 pm

Library Board Meeting

Library Board Meetings are typically held the first Monday of the month at 6:00 pm in the Council Chambers of the Civic Center.

Open to the public.

 

Library Board Information

 
 
 
Adopt a Feline Friend 5:00 pm
Oct 05th - 5:00 pm

Adopt a Feline FriendAdopt a Feline Friend

Tuesday, October 5 from 5:00 pm to 7:00 pm

Come learn about the adoption process through Gregory's Gift of Hope. We will have on site kittens and cats to meet and play with. We hope to find some of these felines a new home!

We will also be running a supply drive for Gregory's Gift of Hope. Donations may be dropped off beginning Monday, September 27 at Friday Memorial Library.

The following items are supplies they are in need of:

  • Tidy Cats Litter-Clumping ONLY
  • Diamond Active Dry Cat Food
  • Diamond Maintenance Dry Cat Food
  • Cat Toys
  • Fancy Feast Canned Cat Food - Pate ONLY
  • Fancy Feast Kitten Canned Food 
  • Mom and Baby Newborn Dry Food
  • Mom and Baby Kitten Dry Food
  • Mom and Baby Canned Cat Food - Mousse
  • Purina Squeeze Ups Cat Treat Pouches
  • Grain Free Dry Dog Food
  • Canned  Vegetables( Peas, Green Beans and carrots)
  • Crave Canned Dog Food
  • Baby Wipes
  • Mr. Clean
  • Bleach
  • Paper Towels
  • Laundry Soap

 

 
 
 
Job Center of Wisconsin 10:00 am
Oct 06th - 10:00 am

Job Center of Wisconsin

First Wednesday of the month from 10:00 am - 12:00 pm

Dana Sharon from the Job Center of Wisconsin will be here to provide employment services.

Including assistance with:

  • Enhancing your job search
  • Applying for unemployment
  • Job Center of Wisconsin Website
  • Resume writing
  • Interview preparation
  • Networking
 
 
 
 
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BabyTime 10:00 am
Oct 11th - 10:00 am

BabyTimeBabyTime

Mondays at 10:00 am in Glover Park

Join Jess for songs, stories, rhymes and fun! Bring your blanket and join us outside for this story time geared specifically toward our youngest learners - babies & toddlers 6-24 months and their caregivers.

*Please note: in the case of inclement weather, BabyTime will be moved indoors

 
 
 
Saving Sadie: A Dog Can Change Your Life 5:30 pm
Oct 11th - 5:30 pm

Saving Sadie A Dog Can Change Your LifeSaving Sadie: A Dog Can Change Your Life

Monday, October 11 at 5:30 pm

Come meet Sadie and hear her story of hope, survival, recovery, inclusion, and kindness from her owner Joal Derse Dauer. October is National Bullying Prevention Month and the Social Justice Advisory Group invites you to hear Sadie's message of hope while bringing awareness to the needs of people and animals with disabilities. 

Sponsored by New Richmond Area Community Foundation

 

 
 
 
 
Bring Your Own Book 4:30 pm
Oct 13th - 4:30 pm

Bring Your Own BookBring Your Own Book

Second Wednesday of the month at 4:30 pm

Join in talking about what you are reading right now. We will share what we like about what we are reading. Come relax and learn some new titles to read.

 
 
 
Little Learners Storytime 10:00 am
Oct 14th - 10:00 am

Little Learners StorytimeLittle Learners Storytime

Thursdays at 10:00 am

Julie hosts an indoor storytime at the library. Join along as she shares stories and songs and then invites you to play a fine-motor learning activity. Best for ages 2 through 5.

*Please note: Stories and songs are the same each week for both Little Learners and Active Little Learners storytimes. Pick the day of the week that works best for you.

 
 
 
Pet Parade 5:00 pm
Oct 14th - 5:00 pm

Pet ParadePet Parade

Thursday, October 14 from 5:00 to 7:00 pm

Bring in your beloved pet, with or without a costume, and enjoy this fun night of pictures, DIY toy-making, and parading down a runway. Parade starts promptly at 6:00 pm, please arrive before then for registration if you wish to participate. This is for families, kids, adults, all are welcome!


 
 
 
Active Little Learners Storytime 10:00 am
Oct 15th - 10:00 am

Active Little Learners StorytimeActive Little Learners Storytime

Fridays at 10:00 am in Mary Park

Julie hosts an outdoor storytime at Mary Park between the restroom building and the second playground. Join along as she shares stories and songs and then invites you to play a movement-based learning activity. Best for ages 2 through 5. Bring a blanket for your family and meet her in the park!

*Please note: In the case of inclement weather, Active Little Learners will be cancelled. Stories and songs are the same each week for both Little Learners and Active Little Learners storytimes. Pick the day of the week that works best for you.

 
 
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BabyTime 10:00 am
Oct 18th - 10:00 am

BabyTimeBabyTime

Mondays at 10:00 am in Glover Park

Join Jess for songs, stories, rhymes and fun! Bring your blanket and join us outside for this story time geared specifically toward our youngest learners - babies & toddlers 6-24 months and their caregivers.

*Please note: in the case of inclement weather, BabyTime will be moved indoors

 
 
 
Discovery Days 1:00 pm
Oct 18th - 1:00 pm

Discovery DaysDiscovery Days

Monday, October 18 from 1:00 - 8:00 pm

Explore two gravity-themed Discovery Kits: Gravitrax and Gravity Games

Families are invited to stop by the Youth Services area of the Library every other Monday to discover and explore with our new discovery kits and a variety of fun, educational activities.

 
 
 
Community Connections with Basics for Local Kids 6:00 pm
Oct 19th - 6:00 pm

Community Connections with Basics for Local Kids

Virtual Programming

Tuesday, October 19 at 6:00 pm on our Facebook Page

Each month, we sit down for a virtual chat with a different community organization. We learn more about how they support the community and how our community can support them. This month, we're talking to Basics for Local Kids. Basics for Local Kids is a charity that helps local western WI kids in need of winter-wear. These items include: coats, snow pants, boots, mittens, gloves, and hats. We focus on kids living in Pierce or St. Croix counties ages newborn through 18 years old.

 
 
 
 
Little Learners Storytime 10:00 am
Oct 21st - 10:00 am

Little Learners StorytimeLittle Learners Storytime

Thursdays at 10:00 am

Julie hosts an indoor storytime at the library. Join along as she shares stories and songs and then invites you to play a fine-motor learning activity. Best for ages 2 through 5.

*Please note: Stories and songs are the same each week for both Little Learners and Active Little Learners storytimes. Pick the day of the week that works best for you.

 
 
 
Traveling Book Club 6:00 pm
Oct 21st - 6:00 pm

St. Croix County Traveling Book ClubSt. Croix County Traveling Book Club

Thursday, October 21 at 6:00 pm

Spring Valley Golf Course and Country Club in Spring Valley

Join us for a very special traveling book club. Each month a different St. Croix County library will host a book discussion at a local restaurant. All meetings will be held the 3rd Thursday of the month with optional dinner beginning at 6:00 pm or just join us for the book discussion at 6:30 pm.

Please register at your local library and order a copy of the book.

The October discussion will be on The Book of Lost Names by Kristin Harmel

 
 
 
Active Little Learners Storytime 10:00 am
Oct 22nd - 10:00 am

Active Little Learners StorytimeActive Little Learners Storytime

Fridays at 10:00 am in Mary Park

Julie hosts an outdoor storytime at Mary Park between the restroom building and the second playground. Join along as she shares stories and songs and then invites you to play a movement-based learning activity. Best for ages 2 through 5. Bring a blanket for your family and meet her in the park!

*Please note: In the case of inclement weather, Active Little Learners will be cancelled. Stories and songs are the same each week for both Little Learners and Active Little Learners storytimes. Pick the day of the week that works best for you.

 
 
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BabyTime 10:00 am
Oct 25th - 10:00 am

BabyTimeBabyTime

Mondays at 10:00 am in Glover Park

Join Jess for songs, stories, rhymes and fun! Bring your blanket and join us outside for this story time geared specifically toward our youngest learners - babies & toddlers 6-24 months and their caregivers.

*Please note: in the case of inclement weather, BabyTime will be moved indoors

 
 
 
 
 
Little Learners Storytime 10:00 am
Oct 28th - 10:00 am

Little Learners StorytimeLittle Learners Storytime

Thursdays at 10:00 am

Julie hosts an indoor storytime at the library. Join along as she shares stories and songs and then invites you to play a fine-motor learning activity. Best for ages 2 through 5.

*Please note: Stories and songs are the same each week for both Little Learners and Active Little Learners storytimes. Pick the day of the week that works best for you.

 
 
 
Active Little Learners Storytime 10:00 am
Oct 29th - 10:00 am

Active Little Learners StorytimeActive Little Learners Storytime

Fridays at 10:00 am in Mary Park

Julie hosts an outdoor storytime at Mary Park between the restroom building and the second playground. Join along as she shares stories and songs and then invites you to play a movement-based learning activity. Best for ages 2 through 5. Bring a blanket for your family and meet her in the park!

*Please note: In the case of inclement weather, Active Little Learners will be cancelled. Stories and songs are the same each week for both Little Learners and Active Little Learners storytimes. Pick the day of the week that works best for you.

 
 
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