The library will be closed:
- Thursday, November 23rd
- Friday, November 24th
The library will be closed:
Tuesday, November 28th @ 6 P.M.
Catch up with what other readers are enjoying over a cup of coffee! Unlike traditional book clubs, there are no assigned books. Instead, read what you like and then share your reading experience. This adults-only reading group meets at Mugs Coffeehouse on the 4th Tuesday of every month at 6 P.M.
Bring your favorite classic board game to share during this adults-only game night on Tuesday, November 21 at 6 P.M.
Tuesday, December 5th | 4:00- 5:00 P.M.
Adult & child participants enjoy an exciting mash-up of language, music, movement, and play with a focus on STEAM and early literacy learning activities!
Wednesdays November 1 – December 13
Bouncing Babies @ 9:15 a.m. (FOR 6 MONTHS TO 2 1/2 YRS)
Peppy Preschoolers @ 10:15 a.m. (FOR 2 1/2 YRS & up)
Family FUN! @ 5:30 P.M. 2nd Wednesday each month: Sep 13 Rumble in the Jungle | Oct 11 Tiny Bit Scary | Nov 8 Thank Fully | Dec 13 Let it SNOW!
Questions? Contact Linda DeCramer | 920.748.6160 or email@example.com
Registration NOT required.
Tuesday, December 5th at 6:30 P.M.
Join Christen Valente in learning about the healing benefits of essential oils at the Ripon Public Library. Learn how to clean your home with chemical free products and kick toxic chemicals to the curb!
Wednesday, December 5th at 3:45 P.M.
Library staff are pleased to introduce our new Makerspace collection. Now, you can check out amazing kits to help you invent, learn, and create! Our initial collection includes:
Makerspace checkout policy in brief:
Paws to R.E.A.D. with Shalee! Wednesdays 5:30-7:00 P.M.
Shalee will not be at the library on Wednesday, November 22. Happy Thanksgiving!
Animals are ideal reading companions! They foster relaxation and listen attentively. When a dog is "listening" fear of failure is removed, allowing a reader to progress at their own pace.
FREE, DROP IN EVENT with READING REWARDS
The dog’s handler is a trained facilitator. Please call ahead to confirm scheduling. 920.748.6160
Did you know Ripon Public Library offers free one-on-one computer instruction sessions? Appointments are scheduled based on staff availability and are limited to 30 minutes, with one instruction session per week. Individuals of all skill levels are welcome!
The “Basics” for Beginners:
Are you among the roughly 25% of American households without home Internet service? Do you live in a rural area that local Internet service providers don't cover? Or are you traveling and would appreciate free Internet wherever you roam? *
Then try out our mobile hotspot! The device checks out for 2 weeks and lets you connect up to 10 of your wireless devices. Enjoy free Internet, access courtesy of your library.
Stop in and ask staff for details, or check out the catalog (link below) for availability.
* Service provided by and dependant on the Sprint network. Coverage not guaranteed and may not be available in all areas.
Hundreds of movies available!
Using your existing high-speed home Internet service (or a HotSpot borrowed for free from the library), you can take home thousands of movies and TV shows with one Roku - all you need is your library card and a photo ID. Connect one of the library's Roku devices to your TV and Internet connection and then enjoy more than 400 recent feature films through Vudu and thousands of movies & TV shows with our Amazon Prime Video content. Rokus check out for two weeks and, as long as you bring it back on time, the service is absolutely free! Stop in and ask staff for details, or check out the catalog (links below) for a partial list of movie titles.
The Ripon Area United Way is pleased to present the
Imagination Library to Ripon children under the age of 5.
What Is It?
Dolly Parton's Imagination Library is a 60 volume set of books beginning with the children's classic The Little Engine that Could. Each month a new, carefully selected book will be mailed in your child's name directly to your home. Best of all it is a FREE GIFT! There is no cost or obligation to your family.
Who Is Eligible?
Preschool children ages birth to five who are residents of Ripon.