Learn how strength exercises can improve your balance, coordination, power and endurance, enhancing your ability to power through your day! Includes ideas for incorporating exercise into your everyday activities. Wednesday Health Talks in June & July are presented by Brenda Block, Integrative Nutrition Health Coach.
Karl Stewart, author of three books, including the award winning The Legend of See Bird: Devil’s Backbone, will be at the Ripon Public Library on Tuesday, June 14, at 6 pm for a photo presentation and talk on his recently completed nature safari to Tanzania, in east Africa. Armed only with a camera, Mr. Stewart spent several weeks touring the area with a small group of sightseers, a tour which included tenting in the spectacular Serengeti for several nights and a visit to Oldupai Gorge. The public is invited, and admission is free. Come, see, and enjoy a visit to an area sometimes referred to as the Garden of Eden.
Outfit yourself with a NERF™ gun and then enjoy a game of zombies vs. humans & more! 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.
**Parent/Guardian will need to sign a waiver for their teen in order for them to participate.**
Wednesday, April 6th @ 7 P.M.
Star Wars Episode VII: The Force Awakens | PG-13 | 135 minutes
Ripon Public Library is the place to catch up on all the latest DVD releases this spring. Enjoy this blockbuster for free on the big screen at the library. Refreshments served.
Get geared up to watch the 7th installment of the Star Wars film franchise, starring Daisy Ridley, John Boyega, Oscar Isaac, and Harrison Ford.
Tuesday, March 29th @ 6 P.M.
Quilts for Scrap Lovers - Local Author Book Reading & Demonstration
Local author and owner of Bungalow Quilting and Yarn, Judy Gauthier, will be on hand to talk about her new book, "Quilts for Scrap Lovers," and demonstrate some of the scrap-saving techniques used in the sewing projects featured in her book. Books available to purchase for signing.
Book Description from Publisher:
Give new life to fabric you never thought you’d use! Make 16 gorgeous scrap quilts from the scraps in your stash, including odd-shaped leftovers from craft or garment sewing. A unique cutting system helps beginning and seasoned quilters achieve beautiful results. Piece traditional blocks with ease when you start with 3 1/2", 4 1/2", and 5 1/2" squares. Imagine the feeling of accomplishment when you transform novelty, holiday, and even mismatched fabrics into striking quilts!
Women's Health Talk
As a woman, you tend to nurture your partner, children, employer, and community. Are you focusing on everyone else first? Join Brenda Block, Certified Integrative Nutrition Health Coach, at one of two sessions, for this lecture on nourishing and caring for yourself as a woman: Tuesday, April 5 @ 6 P.M. OR Wednesday, April 6 @ 10 A.M. at Ripon Public Library.