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September 2019

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Library Closed Sep 02nd (All day)
Sep 02nd (All day)

Closed Monday, September 2

In observance of Labor Day, Friday Memorial Library will be closed on September 2.

We will reopen on Tuesday, September 3 at 9:00 am. Sorry for any inconvenience.

 
 
 
Willow River Writers 10:00 am
Sep 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 Board Meeting 4:30 pm
Sep 03rd - 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

 
 
 
Job Center of WI 10:00 am
Sep 04th - 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
 
 
 
Mystery Book Club 10:00 am
Sep 05th - 10:00 am

Mystery Book Club

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

The September discussion will be on Blood Harvest by Sharon Bolton.

 
 
 
 
Friends Annual Meeting 4:00 pm
Sep 07th - 4:00 pm

Friends of the LibraryFriends Annual Meeting

Saturday, September 7 from 4:00-6:00 pm

You are invited to attend the Friends of Friday Memorial Library Annual Meeting with speaker Marnie Mamminga.

If you are a member of the Friends of Friday Memorial Library or would like to support the Library by becoming a member, please join us. Please call 715-243-0431 to RSVP by September 1st.

Find out more about the Friends of the Library here: http://friendsofthelibrary.wixsite.com/friendsofthelibrary

 
 
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Babygarten 10:00 am
Sep 09th - 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
Sep 09th - 4:00 pm

Threshing Table FarmTeen Tours & Tutorials: Threshing Table Farm Tour

Due to the weather, this event has been cancelled.

Monday, September 9 at 4:00 pm 

Grades 6-12

Meet at Threshing Table Farm: 2249 150th St, Star Prairie, WI 54026

Join us at Threshing Table Farms to learn about this local business and how they help to provide fresh foods for our community. Adult transporting the teen is invited to stay and participate.

Registration Required.

Register

 
 
 
Stress Free Adult Coloring 6:00 pm
Sep 10th - 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.

 
 
 
 
Little University 10:00 am
Sep 12th - 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!

 
 
 
Author Visit: Mary Logue 6:00 pm
Sep 12th - 6:00 pm

Mary LogueAuthor Visit: Mary Logue

Thursday, September 12 at 6:00 pm

Mary Logue writes beautifully about rural Minnesota life while telling a good mystery. She also has a passion for writing poetry, three of her previous poetry books are Discriminating Evidence, Settling, and Meticulous Attachment.

 

Find out more about Mary here: www.marylogue.com

 
 
 
Little University 10:00 am
Sep 13th - 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!

 
 
 
International Dot Day 10:00 am
Sep 14th - 10:00 am

International Dot DaySaturday Stories & More: International Dot Day

Saturday, September 14 at 10:00 am

Celebrate creativity, courage, & collaboration as we explore how a masterpiece can begin with just a dot.

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
Sep 16th - 10:00 am

BabygartenBabygarten

Mondays at 10:00 am

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

 
 
 
Sit. Stay Read. with Tucker 4:30 pm
Sep 16th - 4:30 pm

Sit. Stay Read. with Tucker

Select 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.

 
 
 
Exploring Your Family's History Part 1 5:00 pm
Sep 16th - 5:00 pm

Exploring Your Family's HistoryExploring Your Family's History Part 1

Monday, September 16 at 5:00 pm

An introduction to the research tools and resources needed to get you started in researching your own genealogy. For participants whose roots include New Richmond and surrounding area, we will be showing you many of the local history resources that are available in the library.

 
 
 
Willow River Writers 10:00 am
Sep 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.

 
 
 
Homeschool Hub 2:00 pm
Sep 17th - 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.

 
 
 
Exploring Your Family's History Part 2 5:00 pm
Sep 17th - 5:00 pm

Exploring Your Family's HistoryExploring Your Family's History Part 2

Tuesday, September 17 at 5:00 pm

An introduction to the research tools and resources needed to get you started in researching your own genealogy. For participants whose roots include New Richmond and surrounding area, we will be showing you many of the local history resources that are available in the library.

 
 
 
Traveling Book Club 6:00 pm
Sep 17th - 6:00 pm

Traveling Book ClubSt. Croix County Traveling Book Club 2

Tuesday, September 17 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 September discussion will be on The Great Alone by Kristin Hannah.

 
 
 
 
Little University 10:00 am
Sep 19th - 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: Canvas Painting 5:30 pm
Sep 19th - 5:30 pm

Crafty Adults: Canvas PaintingCrafty Adults in the Library: Canvas Painting

Thursday, September 19 at 5:30 pm

Audrey Martin will be teaching how to paint a fall birch tree scene on canvas. Sign up and discover your own artistic talent with Audrey available to help guide you in your painting.

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

Sponsored by the Friends of Friday Memorial Library

This class is now full. The waitlist is also full.

 
 
 
Little University 10:00 am
Sep 20th - 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!

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

BabygartenBabygarten

Mondays at 10:00 am

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

 
 
 
Banned Books Bingo 1:00 pm
Sep 23rd - 1:00 pm

Banned Books BingoBanned Books Bingo

Monday, September 23 at 1:00 pm

Celebrate Banned Books Week and a day off of school with a fun game of Bingo!

 
 
 
National Voter Registration Day 12:00 pm
Sep 24th - 12:00 pm

National Voter Registration Day

Tuesday, September 24 from 12:00 - 6:00 pm

Prepare for the upcoming 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.

 
 
 
Happy Houseplant 4:00 pm
Sep 24th - 4:00 pm

Happy HouseplantHappy Houseplant

Tuesday, September 24 at 4:00 pm OR 6:00 pm

Learn about transplanting, how to winterize your plants, disease control, soil care and pesticides with Jonna from Garden Expressions.

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

This class is now full, please call the Library at 715-243-0431 to be added to a waitlist.


Sponsored by the St. Croix Valley Master Gardner Association.

 
 
 
 
Little University 10:00 am
Sep 26th - 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
Sep 27th - 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
Sep 28th - 9:00 am

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

The September discussion will be on Then She Was Gone by Lisa Jewell.

 
 
 
Next Chapter Book Club 1:00 pm
Sep 28th - 1:00 pm

Next Chapter Book ClubNext Chapter Book Club for Tweens and Adults

Saturday, September 28 at 1:00 pm

Grades 4-6 suggested

Don't stop reading with a child just because they are now a reader. A book club specifically for connecting tweens and their adults through great books.

We will discuss The Next Great Paulie Fink by Ali Benjamin

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

BabygartenBabygarten

Mondays at 10:00 am

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

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

Sit. Stay Read. with Tucker

Select 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.