River Falls Public Library


140 Union St, River Falls WI 54022
M-Th 9am-8pm, F 9am-6pm, Sat 10am-4pm, Sun 1-4

Summer Reading Program for Adults 2019

A Universe of Stories

June 10 - August 23

Summer reading isn’t just for kids!  Summer Reading for Adults means finding great book suggestions, enjoying great events at the library, and fun prizes for book lovers.

Summer Reading Bingo for Adults

Take home a Bingo challenge card and fill it out for a chance at fabulous prizes.

Weekly Summer Reading Activities and Book Reviews for Adults

Fill out weekly in-library activity sheets and book reviews for more chances to win more amazing prizes.

Book Club in a Bar

Join the library for the always popular Book Club in a Bar program.  Ages 21+

  • Tuesday, June 18 at 6:30pm
    Junior’s Restaurant and Tap House, 414 S Main St
    Ordinary Grace by William Kent Krueger
    Food and beverages available for purchase.
    William Kent Krueger will be back at the River Falls Public Library on September 17, 2019, to promote his newest book, a sequel to Ordinary Grace.
  • Tuesday, July 9 at 6:30 pm
    Johnnie’s Bar, 116 N Main St
    The Right Stuff by Tom Wolfe
    Pizza provided. Beverages available for purchase.
  • Tuesday,  August 13 - 6-6:30 pm book discussion; 6:30-9 pm film screening
    The Falls Theatre, 105 S Main St
    Book -
    The Martian by Andy Weir and
    Film - The Right Stuff (Note - new film title)

    Wine, beer, and other items available for purchase at the concession stand.
    This is a ticketed event. Participants MUST contact Heather Johnson to attend. Limited to the first 48 people. Attendees at the BCIB program will have first access to the tickets.

Books & Beans Book Discussion Group

June 18, July 16, August 20, September 18 at 10:30am in the Board Room

Click here for more information about library book groups

Coloring for Adults

Wednesdays on June 26, July 24, August 28 from 6-8pm
Check calendar for meeting room location

Maker Mondays

​Creative, hands-on fun in our pop-up makerspace!
Mondays from 3:30-6:00pm in the Lower Level Community Room

  • ​June 10 - Fine, Fine Arts   
  • July 8- Comic Creators and Masked Makers
Comic Book Space Persons

Thursday, July 18 at 7pm in the Lower Level Community Room
Prepare to geek out! Join Reverend Matt of Reverend Matt’s Monster Science for this space-themed comic book odyssey. Science, comedy, pop culture and PowerPoint come together in this mash up presentation. Perfect for adults, teens, and kids accompanied by a caregiver.

Save the Date - 2019 Kirby Symes Memorial 5K/1 Mile Bacon Bash Dash

Saturday, September 14, 2019
Get ready to run like there’s bacon at the finish line! This year’s Foundation fundraising race for the River Falls Public Library will be a part of the 2019 Bacon Bash!! Please contact Heather Johnson with questions, donations or to volunteer: 715-425-0905 ext. 660.