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Ripon Public Library

120 Jefferson Street
Ripon, WI 54971

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Winter Hours
(ending May 25)

9 am - 8 pm
9 am - 6 pm
9 am - 4 pm
1 pm - 4 pm
Summer Hours
(starting May 26)

9 am - 8 pm
9 am - 6 pm
9 am - 1 pm

Welcome to the first email newsletter from the Ripon Public Library.  This monthly newsletter will keep you informed of news and upcoming events.
The Ripon Public Library is excited to announce access to digital, on-demand versions of popular magazines!  Choose from more than 70 popular magazines and read the latest issue for free, any time, anywhere, with no waiting lists.  View them on your tablet or smartphone with the free Zinio app, or use your Mac or PC.  Ask library staff for help with setting up a Zinio account or follow the instructions online.  Click the Zinio logo to get started!



Pinterest May 2013
Pinterest Craft Club for adult crafters has been a huge hit!  Join in on this kid-free, creative hour at the library on the third Thursday of every month at 6:00 p.m.  The focus of this month's event, held on May 16th, will be DIY ceramic coasters.  Participants will be able to embellish their ceramic coasters with scrapbooking paper, stamps or alcohol ink staining.

Please call ahead to register - 920-748-6160.
"Paws" to Read - Wednesdays
Children are invited to practice their reading skills on Wednesdays from 5:30-7:00 p.m. by reading to a licensed reading dog such as Biscuit, pictured below.  Please call ahead at 920-748-6160 to confirm scheduling.

Get more information on Reading Therapy Dogs, or click on the photo to learn more about Biscuit - a very gentle dog who loves sitting on her blanket listening to a good book.

Reading dog Biscuit

Summer Reading Programs
Summer reading programs for all ages kick off the week of June 17.  Detailed information will be in next month's newsletter, or visit the library's website.

Dig Into Reading

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Ripon Public Library Fund at OACF
The Ripon Public Library opened a fund at the Oshkosh Area Community Foundation in 2012.  The Ripon Public Library Fund provides support for library materials to serve the informational, recreational and educational needs of the community.  Contributions may be made at the library or online .  Donations of any amount are always accepted and very much appreciated.

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Ripon Public Library / 120 Jefferson Street / Ripon, Wisconsin 54971/ 920-748-6160