Embrace your inner child during a night of after-hours fun on Friday, May 12th at 6 P.M. at the Ripon Public Library. Outfit yourself with a NERF™ gun and then release your stress with a game of zombies vs. humans & more during this adults-only event. Perfect for busy parents who are in need of some adult time or college students who need a study break! NERF™ guns, “Elite” dart-style ammo, glow sticks, and snacks provided. Feel free to B.Y.O.B (bring your own unmodified blaster) too! “Elite” dart-style NERF™ guns only, please. Attendees will need to sign a waiver in order to participate.
Thursday, May 18th at 6:00 P.M.
Thursday, April 20th at 6:00 P.M.
Monotype Printmaking featuring Gelli Plate Printing Kits from our Makerspace Collection.
The third Thursday of the month, at 6 P.M., is dedicated to an adults-only craft time with projects inspired by the online idea-treasure trove known as Pinterest.
This month,experiment with printmaking techniques using the library's Gelli Plate Printing Kits from the our new Makerspace Collection. Beautiful multilayered monotypes can be created using this simple process that is ideal for mixed media art projects.
Thursday, March 16th at 6:00 P.M.
Pinterest Adult Crafting Hour - Make A Card
The third Thursday of the month, at 6 P.M., is dedicated to an adults-only craft time with projects inspired by the online idea-treasure trove known as Pinterest. On Thursday, March 16th, design your own blank cards using stamps and a sizzix embossing machine from our new Makerspace collection (available soon for checkout!). All materials provided.
Wednesday, August 2nd from 2:00 - 4:00 P.M.
Memory Loss, Dementia and Alzheimer's Disease: The Basics
This program provides information that everyone should know about memory loss and what that means for all of us. Explore memory loss, dementia and Alzheimer’s disease. Learn about risk factors, research, treatments and steps to a proper diagnosis/assessment. Join us for this comprehensive overview presented by Southeastern Wisconsin's Alzheimer's Association!
Wednesday, May 3rd from 2:00 - 4:00 P.M.
Healthy Living for Your Brain and Body
For centuries, we’ve known that the health of the brain and the body are connected. But now, science is able to provide insights into how to optimize our physical and cognitive health as we age. Join us for this presentation by Southeastern Wisconsin's Alzheimer's Association to learn about research in the areas of diet and nutrition, exercise, cognitive activity and social engagement, and use hands-on tools to help you incorporate these recommendations into a plan for healthy aging.