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August 2018

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Mystery Book Club 10:00 am
Aug 02nd - 10:00 am

Mystery Book Club

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

The August discussion will be on Delivering Death by Julie Kramer

 
 
 
Sit.Stay.Read. 4:00 pm
Aug 02nd - 4:00 pm

Caylee SRPSit. Stay Read. with Caylee

Select Thursdays at 4:00 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
Aug 03rd - 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.

 
 
 
Sit. Stay. Read. 10:00 am
Aug 04th - 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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Willow River Writers 10:00 am
Aug 07th - 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
Aug 07th - 5:30 pm

DIY Creative WorkshopDIY Creative Workshop: Kindness Rocks & Game Rocks

Tuesday, August 7 from 5:30-7:30 pm

For adults & teens. Registration Required.

Part of the Libraries Rock! Summer Reading Program.

 
 
 
 
Rocktastic Crafts 2:00 pm
Aug 09th - 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.

 
 
 
Voter Registration 2:00 pm
Aug 10th - 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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Mayor's Reading Challenge Recognition 7:00 pm
Aug 13th - 7:00 pm

Mayor's Reading Challenge Recognition

Monday, August 13 at 7:00 pm

Friday Memorial Library invites those who completed the Mayor's Reading Challenge to attend the award recognition ceremony to receive a medal and a certificate of achievement at the August City Council Meeting.

Medals and certificates will be given to those who completed the challenge and have it recorded at the library by July 31. Those who have not had it recorded at the library will receive a certificate.

 
 
 
 
 
Sit.Stay.Read. 2:00 pm
Aug 16th - 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.

 
 
 
80s & 90s Throwback Party - Cancelled 7:00 pm
Aug 16th - 7:00 pm

80s & 90s Throwback Party

Due to low registration this event has been cancelled.

80s & 90s Throwback Party

Thursday, August 16 from 7:00-10:00 pm

For adults only, must be at least 21 to attend. Registration Required.

 

Part of the Libraries Rock! Summer Reading Program.

 

 
 
 
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The Art of Stone Balancing 6:00 pm
Aug 20th - 6:00 pm

The Art of Stone BalancingThe Art of Stone Balancing with Peter Juhl

Monday, August 20 from 6:00-8:00 pm at the Civic Center

Learn a new skill that looks like magic and combines elements of meditation, sculpture, and performance art. Peter Juhl will introduce the art of stone balancing with a presentation full of photos and stories. He’ll explain the fundamentals, using shape, weight, and friction to create impossible looking arrangements from ordinary stones. There will be hands-on time and coaching to help you develop your new-found abilities You’ll be amazed at what you can accomplish after this session. Rocks will be provided.

 

Part of the Libraries Rock! Summer Reading Program.

 
 
 
Willow River Writers 10:00 am
Aug 21st - 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.

 
 
 
 
 
Movies After Dark 8:00 pm
Aug 24th - 8:00 pm

CocoMovies After Dark in the Park

August 24 at dusk in Glover Park

SHOWING: Coco

RATING: PG

SUMMARY: Aspiring musician Miguel, confronted with his family's ancestral ban on music, enters the Land of the Dead to find his great-great-grandfather, a legendary singer.

1h 45 min

In the event of inclement weather, the movie will be canceled. Updates will be posted on Facebook and this calendar.

 
 
 
Characters Welcome: Meet Curious George 10:00 am
Aug 25th - 10:00 am

Curious GeorgeSaturday Stories & More: Characters Welcome: Meet Curious George

Saturday, August 25 at 10:00 am

Meet Curious George and help us celebrate our 1000 Books Before Kindergarten Graduates of 2017-2018!  Everyone is welcome to share in this interactive storytime with Curious George.

Sponsored by Kiwanis of New Richmond and the Friends of Friday Memorial Library.

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

 

 
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Library Board Meeting 4:30 pm
Aug 28th - 4:30 pm

August 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