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Ripon Public Library

120 Jefferson Street
Ripon, WI 54971

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Winter Hours

9 am - 8 pm
9 am - 6 pm
9 am - 4 pm
1 pm - 4 pm

The library will be closed November 28 and 29, December 24 and 25, and will close at 5 p.m. on December 31.

Looking for holiday gift ideas?
  • Donate a book in someone's name.  Staff members are available to suggest titles, and a bookplate will be placed in the book.  Cost: approximately $20-30, depending on the title.
  • Give the gift of a lifetime membership in the Friends of the Ripon Public Library.  Benefits include free entry to the book sale's "Early Bird Sale" and a twice-yearly newsletter.  Cost: $50/individual, $100/family. 
  • Purchase a Friends of the Library book bag.  Cost: $8.
  • Select books from the book sale shelf.  Cost: $1 per hardcover or trade paperback book, 50 cents per mass market paperback.  The Friends will have a selection of titles available at Dickens of a Christmas at 204 Watson Street on Friday, December 6 from 6:30-8:30 p.m.
  • Make a donation to the Ripon Public Library or Friends of the Ripon Public Library via the Oshkosh Area Community Foundation's secure online form. 




Attention all college-bound seniors and families!  Are you hoping to receive financial aid to help pay for college next year? Attend the "From Good Grades to Skateboarding, There's a Scholarship for You" presentation held at the Ripon Public Library on Monday, December 9 at 6 p.m. in the Silver Creek Room. 


An advisor from Great Lakes, a College Access Advising institution, will provide information on the types of college scholarships available.




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