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October 2019

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Willow River Writers 10:00 am
Oct 01st - 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 Board Meeting 4:30 pm
Oct 01st - 4:30 pm

Library Board Meeting

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

Open to the public.

 

Library Board Information

 
 
 
Author Visit: Sara DeLuca 6:00 pm
Oct 01st - 6:00 pm

Author Visit: Sara DeLucaAuthor Visit: Sara DeLuca

Tuesday, October 1 at 6:00 pm

Poet and writer Sara DeLuca grew up on a dairy and sheep farm in Polk County, Wisconsin. She is the author of the memoir Dancing the Cows Home and the poetry collection Shearing Time. Her most recent book is The Crops Look Good: News from a Midwestern Family Farm.

 
 
 
Job Center of WI 10:00 am
Oct 02nd - 10:00 am

Job Center of WisconsinJob Center of Wisconsin

First Wednesdays 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
 
 
 
Little University 10:00 am
Oct 03rd - 10:00 am

Little UniversityLittle University

Thursdays & Fridays at 10:00 am

Interactive story time with learning, rhymes, and crafts. Come read, write, sing, talk, play, and make new friends! Best for ages 2 through 5.

We offer the same program twice a week, pick the day that works best for you!

 
 
 
Mystery Book Club 10:00 am
Oct 03rd - 10:00 am

Mystery Book Club

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

The October discussion will be on Killing Kate by Julie Kramer.

 
 
 
Friends of the Library Silent Auction 7:00 pm
Oct 03rd - 7:00 pm

Silent AuctionFriends of the Library Silent Auction

Thursday, October 3 from 7:00 - 8:30 pm

Join us for some excitement and friendly competition to win some wonderful items on our silent auction. Auction items donated by many local businesses. You won't want to miss it. Check Facebook and the website leading up to the event to see the hot-ticket items to bid on. Proceeds from the Friends of the Library Silent Auction supports library materials and programs.

Bidding takes place from 7:00-8:00 pm. Only cash or local checks will be accepted. Bidders must be present, no bids will be taken over the phone. All winning bids must be paid for and collected that evening.

Friends of the Library Website: http://friendsofthelibrary.wixsite.com/friendsofthelibrary/silent-auction

 
 
 
Little University 10:00 am
Oct 04th - 10:00 am

Little UniversityLittle University

Thursdays & Fridays at 10:00 am

Interactive story time with learning, rhymes, and crafts. Come read, write, sing, talk, play, and make new friends! Best for ages 2 through 5.

We offer the same program twice a week, pick the day that works best for you!

 
 
 
Sit. Stay. Read. 10:00 am
Oct 05th - 10:00 am

Alaska and LolaSit. Stay Read. with Alaska or Lola

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 or Lola, our therapy dogs.

 
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Babygarten 10:00 am
Oct 07th - 10:00 am

BabygartenBabygarten

Mondays at 10:00 am

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

 
 
 
Teen Tours & Tutorials 4:00 pm
Oct 07th - 4:00 pm

Halloween Makeup TutorialTeen Tours & Tutorials: Halloween Makeup Tutorial

Monday, October 7 at 4:00 pm

Grades 6-12

We'll be learning to create some great looks for the upcoming holiday with makeup artist Sean Reilly: www.seanreillyproductions.com.

Registration Preferred.

Register

 
 
 
Sit. Stay Read. with Tucker 4:30 pm
Oct 07th - 4:30 pm

Sit.Stay.Read. with TuckerSit. Stay Read. with Tucker

First and third Mondays at 4:30 pm This is a wonderful opportunity for kids of all ages but especially for new readers to practice their blossoming skills with Tucker, our therapy dog.

 
 
 
Homeschool Hub 2:00 pm
Oct 08th - 2:00 pm

Homeschool HubHomeschool Hub

Come connect with other homeschool families. We will meet twice a month with one session focusing on creating with various art materials and the other session offering unique programs not often
found elsewhere.

For more information contact Youth Services.

Please plan to attend with your child.

 
 
 
 
Little University 10:00 am
Oct 10th - 10:00 am

Little UniversityLittle University

Thursdays & Fridays at 10:00 am

Interactive story time with learning, rhymes, and crafts. Come read, write, sing, talk, play, and make new friends! Best for ages 2 through 5.

We offer the same program twice a week, pick the day that works best for you!

 
 
 
Little University 10:00 am
Oct 11th - 10:00 am

Little UniversityLittle University

Thursdays & Fridays at 10:00 am

Interactive story time with learning, rhymes, and crafts. Come read, write, sing, talk, play, and make new friends! Best for ages 2 through 5.

We offer the same program twice a week, pick the day that works best for you!

 
 
 
The Pumpkin Project 10:00 am
Oct 12th - 10:00 am

The Pumpkin ProjectThe Pumpkin Project

Saturday, October 12 at 10:00 am

Pick out and paint a free pumpkin while we share pumpkin stories.

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

Sponsored by The Peterson Farm.

 
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Babygarten 10:00 am
Oct 14th - 10:00 am

BabygartenBabygarten

Mondays at 10:00 am

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

 
 
 
Author Visit: Lorna Landvik 6:00 pm
Oct 14th - 6:00 pm

Author Visit: Lorna LandvikAuthor Visit: Lorna Landvik

Monday, October 14 at 6:00 pm at The Space

156 High St, New Richmond, WI 54017

Lorna Landvik is the best-selling author of many novels including Patty Jane’s House of Curl, Angry Housewives Eating Bon-Bons, Oh My Stars and Once in a Blue Moon Lodge. She has performed stand-up and improvisational comedy around the country and is also a public speaker, playwright, and actor, most recently seen in an all-improvised, one-woman show Party in the Rec Room.

Find out more about Lorna here: www.lornalandvik.com

 
 
 
Willow River Writers 10:00 am
Oct 15th - 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.

 
 
 
Homeschool Hub 2:00 pm
Oct 15th - 2:00 pm

Homeschool HubHomeschool Hub

2nd and 3rd Tuesdays at 2:00 pm

Come connect with other homeschool families. We will meet twice a month with one session focusing on creating with various art materials and the other session offering unique programs not often found elsewhere.

For more information contact Youth Services.

Please plan to attend with your child.

 
 
 
Stress Free Adult Coloring 6:00 pm
Oct 15th - 6:00 pm

Stress Free Adult ColoringStress Free Adult Coloring

Select Tuesdays at 6:00 pm

Enjoy an hour of stress free coloring in the periodical room once a month on select Tuesdays. We will serve mocktails: an iced drink made with a variety of ingredients (such as juice, herbs, and soda water) but without alcohol. Coloring pages and supplies provided.

 
 
 
Traveling Book Club 6:00 pm
Oct 15th - 6:00 pm

Traveling Book ClubSt. Croix County Traveling Book Club 2

Tuesday, October 15 at 6:00 pm

Phoenix Grill in Baldwin

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 Tuesday 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 Life We Bury by Allen Eskens.

 
 
 
 
Little University 10:00 am
Oct 17th - 10:00 am

Little UniversityLittle University

Thursdays & Fridays at 10:00 am

Interactive story time with learning, rhymes, and crafts. Come read, write, sing, talk, play, and make new friends! Best for ages 2 through 5.

We offer the same program twice a week, pick the day that works best for you!

 
 
 
Little University 10:00 am
Oct 18th - 10:00 am

Little UniversityLittle University

Thursdays & Fridays at 10:00 am

Interactive story time with learning, rhymes, and crafts. Come read, write, sing, talk, play, and make new friends! Best for ages 2 through 5.

We offer the same program twice a week, pick the day that works best for you!

 
 
 
Teen After Hours 6:00 pm
Oct 18th - 6:00 pm

Teen After HoursTeen After Hours

Friday, October 18 from 6:00-9:00 pm

Grades 6-12

Escape room, movie and food all in one fun night!

We will be showing Edward Scissorhands. Rated PG-13

Registration with parent signature required. Download registration here.

 
 
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Babygarten 10:00 am
Oct 21st - 10:00 am

BabygartenBabygarten

Mondays at 10:00 am

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

 
 
 
U.S. Census Bureau Representative 12:30 pm
Oct 21st - 12:30 pm

U.S. CensusU.S. Census Bureau Representative

Monday, October 21 from 12:30-2:30 pm

A Census Bureau representative will be at the Library to answer your Census 2020 questions.

To find out more about the 2020 Census visit: www.2020census.gov

 
 
 
Reptiles Around the World 1:00 pm
Oct 21st - 1:00 pm

Reptiles Around the WorldReptiles Around the World

Monday, October 21 at 1:00 pm

We will travel around the world to meet reptiles from every continent they're found on. Audience members will learn what a Legless Lizard is, meet an endangered species of snake up close, touch a gecko, hold a large boa constrictor and albino python, watch a snake eat, and more!

 
 
 
Sit. Stay Read. with Tucker 4:30 pm
Oct 21st - 4:30 pm

Sit.Stay.Read. with TuckerSit. Stay Read. with Tucker

First and third Mondays at 4:30 pm This is a wonderful opportunity for kids of all ages but especially for new readers to practice their blossoming skills with Tucker, our therapy dog.

 
 
 
 
 
Little University 10:00 am
Oct 24th - 10:00 am

Little UniversityLittle University

Thursdays & Fridays at 10:00 am

Interactive story time with learning, rhymes, and crafts. Come read, write, sing, talk, play, and make new friends! Best for ages 2 through 5.

We offer the same program twice a week, pick the day that works best for you!

 
 
 
Crafty Adults: Needle Felting 5:30 pm
Oct 24th - 5:30 pm

Crafty Adults: Needle FeltingCrafty Adults in the Library: Needle Felting

Thursday, October 24 at 5:30 pm

A perfect introduction to needle felting for beginners, this class is designed to introduce students to needle felting with a simple project achievable in two hours’ time. Needle felt wool acorn shapes in a variety of sizes and colors, glue into a selection of single and double acorn caps and an oak acorn branch to complete a set of decorative acorns.

Come join us at the Library to create at this hands on workshop. Registration required. Space limited. Ages 18+ are welcome to attend.

This class is now full. To be added to a waitlist contact the Library at 715-243-0431.

 
 
 
Little University 10:00 am
Oct 25th - 10:00 am

Little UniversityLittle University

Thursdays & Fridays at 10:00 am

Interactive story time with learning, rhymes, and crafts. Come read, write, sing, talk, play, and make new friends! Best for ages 2 through 5.

We offer the same program twice a week, pick the day that works best for you!

 
 
 
Spine Thrilling Book Club 9:00 am
Oct 26th - 9:00 am

Spine Thrilling Book Club meets select Saturdays at 9:00 am.

The October discussion will be on The Perfect Mother by Aimee Molloy.

 
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Babygarten 10:00 am
Oct 28th - 10:00 am

BabygartenBabygarten

Mondays at 10:00 am

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

 
 
 
Concussion and Post-Concussion Syndrome 6:00 pm
Oct 29th - 6:00 pm

Concussion and Post-Concussion SyndromeConcussion and Post-Concussion Syndrome: how integrated manual treatment can restore optimal function

Tuesday, October 29 at 6:00 pm with Dadez Physical Therapy

Learn what a concussion is and how it affects the body, how it is assessed and treated, and the difference between traditional PT and an integrated whole-body approach.

 
 
 
 
Little University 10:00 am
Oct 31st - 10:00 am

Little UniversityLittle University

Thursdays & Fridays at 10:00 am

Interactive story time with learning, rhymes, and crafts. Come read, write, sing, talk, play, and make new friends! Best for ages 2 through 5.

We offer the same program twice a week, pick the day that works best for you!

 
 
 
Trick-or-Treat 1:00 pm
Oct 31st - 1:00 pm

Trick Or TreatTrick-or-Treat

Thursday, October 31 from 1:00 - 5:00 pm.