January 13 - April 1, 2020
River Falls Public Library is honored to have been awarded the 2019 $10,000 Big Idea Grant by the River Falls Community Foundation. The Library will use grant funds to create a pop-up indoor play and exploration space for children and families in the River Falls Public Library Gallery (library lower level). The Big Fun Lab will be free for all to use, and open on an annual basis during the winter months for babies through tweens and their families.
No Kids Allowed!
Thursday, January 9 from 4-6pm in the Lower Level
Adults-only preview night and reception. Help us thank the River Falls Community Foundation for their support and celebrate the opening of the Big Fun Lab with grown-up play, snacks, and conversation.
Library Mini Golf- All Ages
January 13 - 17 in the Lower Level Community Room
Tuesday Night Playgroups
(January 14 - March 31)
Storytime from 6:00 - 6:30pm, Big Fun Lab from 6:30 - 7:30pm
Not on February 18
Registration required. Go to RFLearns.org to register
Moms & Muffins
Saturday, January 25 from 10am - Noon in the Lower Level
A breakfast playdate especially for children and their moms and grandmas. Join us for muffins and time to play in the Big Fun Lab. (All adult caregivers with one or more child welcome.)
Dads & Donuts
Saturday, February 1 from 10am - Noon
A breakfast playdate especially for children and their dads and grandpas. Join us for donuts and time to play in the Big Fun Lab. (All adult caregivers with one or more child welcome.)
Sponsored by the River Falls Community Foundation's 2019 Big Idea Grant.
Fridays in February at 9:30am in the Lower Level
**Registration is required. Register online
Second Thursday in February, March and April at 6pm
in the Lower Level Community Room
The River Falls Public Library, along with River Falls Community Education, is excited to present this Thursday evening public lecture and Q&A series.
**Registration is required. go to RFLearns.org to register.
March 1 - 31 on the Library Main Level
The River Falls Public Library invites you to a special exhibition exploring how the lessons and legacies of World War I continue to affect the United States today. Poster exhibition courtesy of the Smithsonian and The United States World War I Centennial Commission.
Thursday, March 26 at 6pm in the Lower Level Community Room
Attorney John Del Vecchio will delve into the basics of the Wisconsin Advanced Directive, answering your questions about wills, trusts, powers of attorney, or other end-of-life legal needs. This is an informational session; no purchase or retention of services is required.
Featuring the book Lab Girl by Hope Jahren
Experience theater, music, visual arts and other cross-cultural activities related to the book all throughout the St. Croix River Valley. In collaboration with ArtReach St. Croix and a host of community partners.
More Big Read SCV events TBA.
By appointment, RSVP required
Call Cole at 715-426-3496 to RSVP
Trying to keep on top of technology is difficult. If you need help using a device, platform, or program and an online tech tutorial does not suit, we are willing to assist!
Tech Help sessions are 30 minutes long. Beginners are encouraged to attend and you are welcome to bring your own device. Library staff works with you one-on-one (or in a small group) in the library. Reservations are required. Please call 715-426-3496 or email email@example.com for more information.
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Second Mondays from 3:30 - 6:00pm
Join us for an afternoon of creative, hands-on fun in our pop-up makerspace! We’ll feature art, tinkering, and STEAM (Science, Technology, Engineering, Art, and Math) activities. Makers of all ages will create cool projects, try out new tools, and build new skills! Families, kids 10+ w/out an adult, and adults without kids are all welcome to attend!!!
Contact Heather at 715-425-0905 for more information.
Please reserve your copy of the book on the MORE catalog using the book title links below.
Third Wednesday of each month at 5:30pm
at Junior's Bar, 414 S Main St
Contact Monica at 715-426-3484 for more information.
Wednesday, January 15
Hearts Unbroken by Cynthia Leitich Smith
Tuesday, January 28 at 6:00pm
When everything changed : the amazing journey of American women from 1960 to the present by Gail Collins