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September 2021

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Job Center of Wisconsin 10:00 am
Sep 01st - 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
 
 
 
Little Learners Storytime 10:00 am
Sep 02nd - 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
Sep 03rd - 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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Library Closed 12:00 am
Sep 06th - 12:00 am

In observance of Labor Day, Friday Memorial Library will be closed on September 6, 2021.

We will reopen on Tuesday, September 7 with very limited in-person services.

 
 
 
Limited Library Services 9:00 am
Sep 07th - 9:00 am

Limited Library Services

Tuesday, September 7

Due to a system upgrade taking place on Tuesday, September 7th, limited library services will be available. 

The digital library will be closed and there will be limited services in-person at the library.
  • No Online Catalog (no placing holds)
  • No Libby, Overdrive, Freading, Flipster
  • No access to databases that require you to entire your library card number
  • You must have your library card to check out items


We apologize for this inconvenience.

 
 
 
BabyTime 10:00 am
Sep 07th - 10:00 am

BabytimeBabyTime

Tuesdays at 10:00 am in Mary Park

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

*Please note:

In the case of inclement weather, BabyTime will be cancelled.

 
 
 
Bring Your Own Book 4:30 pm
Sep 08th - 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
Sep 09th - 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.

 
 
 
Library Board Meeting 6:00 pm
Sep 09th - 6:00 pm

Library Board Meeting

Library Board Meetings are typically held the first Monday of the month at 5:30 pm in the Council Chambers of the Civic Center.

Open to the public.

 

Library Board Information

 
 
 
Active Little Learners Storytime 10:00 am
Sep 10th - 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.

 
 
 
Bike Tune Up Clinic 10:00 am
Sep 11th - 10:00 am

Bike Tune Up ClinicBike Tune Up Clinic

Saturday, September 11 from 10:00 am to 12:00 pm

Come learn the top 5 ways to tune up your bike, using the Library's very own Bike Tune Up Station. The station was received from a generous donation from the New Richmond Area Community Foundation and St. Croix Bike & Pedestrian Trail Coalition. Do you have questions about your bike or want to learn more on how to use the station? Join us on Saturday, September 11 outside the Library!

 
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BabyTime 10:00 am
Sep 13th - 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.

 
 
 
 
 
Little Learners Storytime 10:00 am
Sep 16th - 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.

 
 
 
Crafty Adults: Book Folding 6:00 pm
Sep 16th - 6:00 pm

Crafty Adults: Book FoldingCrafty Adults: Book Folding

Thursday, September 16 at 6:00 pm

Are you familiar with the art of book folding? Register for this fun class, where you take an old book and use a simple folding technique to create a heart shaped pattern on the pages. Learn this trending art form and learn about other patterns to make.

Registration required. Space limited. Ages 18+ are welcome to attend.

 
 
 
Traveling Book Club 6:00 pm
Sep 16th - 6:00 pm

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

Thursday, September 16 at 6:00 pm

The Laurel Supper Club in New Richmond

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 September discussion will be on The Lions of Fifth Avenue by Fiona Davis

 
 
 
Active Little Learners Storytime 10:00 am
Sep 17th - 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
Sep 20th - 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.

 
 
 
Discovery Days 1:00 pm
Sep 20th - 1:00 pm

Discovery DaysDiscovery Days

Monday, September 20 from 1:00 - 8:00 pm

Stop in to explore the micro-universe using one or all three of our new Microscope Discovery Kits. View prepared slides and try comparing a goldfish scale with a sardine scale or try creating your own slide of an onion skin.

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.

 
 
 
NR Strong Reverse Tie-Dye 3:30 pm
Sep 21st - 3:30 pm

NR Strong Reverse Tie-DyeNR Strong Reverse Tie-Dye

Tuesday, September 21 at 3:30, 5:00 or 6:30 pm

Learn this fun and easy twist on the classic technique by using bleach. One of the great things about this technique is that you can use it to revamp shirts you already have. In this class you will receive a NR Strong t-shirt to reverse tie dye. Come learn a new technique with cool results!

Registration required. Space limited. Ages 12+ are welcome to attend.

 
 
 
Community Connections with the Heritage Center 6:00 pm
Sep 21st - 6:00 pm

Community Connections with the Heritage Center

Virtual Programming

Tuesday, September 21 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 the New Richmond Heritage Center. Be a Part of the Heritage Center. Only through the efforts of the present can we support both the memories of the past and the plans and dreams of the future.

 
 
 
 
Little Learners Storytime 10:00 am
Sep 23rd - 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.

 
 
 
Wisconsin's Most Haunted Locations 6:00 pm
Sep 23rd - 6:00 pm

Wisconsin's Most Haunted LocationsWisconsin's Most Haunted Locations with Chad Lewis

Thursday, September 23 at 6:00 pm at the New Richmond Heritage Center Pavilion

Chad Lewis takes the audience on a ghostly journey to some of the most haunted places in Wisconsin. He’ll cover the entire state of Wisconsin from a blood dripping cemetery in Appleton to a haunted B&B in Milwaukee from phantom creatures prowling the woods to back road apparitions, no place in Wisconsin is without its own haunting. Complete with photos, case history, eyewitness accounts, ghost lore, and directions, this unique presentation encourages you to visit these places for your own ghost story.

Find out where you can:  

  • See possessed statues come to life  
  • Pick up a vanishing hitchhiker  
  • Get chased by hellhounds  
  • Come face to face with dead gangsters  
  • Spend the night in a cursed hotel

 

Sponsored by the Friends of Friday Memorial Library.

 
 
 
Active Little Learners Storytime: Heritage Center 10:00 am
Sep 24th - 10:00 am

Active Little Learners Storytime at the Heritage Center

Friday, September 24 at 10:00 am at the New Richmond Heritage Center

Julie hosts an outdoor storytime on the lawn of the Heritage Center. Join along as she shares stories and songs about homesteading and then invites you to shake it out to make butter. Best for ages 2 through 5. Bring a blanket for your family and meet her at the Heritage Center.

*Please note: In the case of inclement weather, Active Little Learners at the Heritage Center will be within the pavilion shelter. 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
Sep 27th - 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.

 
 
 
National Voter Registration Day 7:00 am
Sep 28th - 7:00 am

National Voter Registration DayNational Voter Registration Day

Tuesday, September 28 7:00 am - 7:00 pm

12-Hour Voter Registration Event

Prepare for the upcoming elections by registering to vote. City of New Richmond staff and 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. 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 upcoming elections and register to vote online at: myvote.wi.gov.

 
 
 
 
Little Learners Storytime 10:00 am
Sep 30th - 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.