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LIBRARY EVENTS AND PROGRAMS

Join us for upcoming events, classes and programs at Stockton-San Joaquin County Public Library! All events are free and open to the public. Registration required where noted.
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Ripon Branch Library
Wednesday, Sep. 20, 6:00 p.m.
Beginner's level yoga and Pilates will help you relax and renew your body and spirit!  Taught by certified instructor, Susan McClanahan, this weekly class has been offered for over 10 years and continues to draw new participants!  Please wear comfortable clothing and bring a yoga mat.  Enter at side of library building if you arrive after 6:00 p.m.  Donation optional, given to the Friends of the Ripon Memorial Library.

  Sponsored by The Friends of the Ripon Memorial Library.
Ripon Branch Library
Thursday, Sep. 21, 10:30 a.m.
We love babies at the library! Join us for a weekly half-hour program that is designed to help babies with developmental skills by combining reading, fingerplays, rhythm, rhyme and singing into a joyful experience. Parents and caregivers must be present and involved. The program is facilitated by full-time library staff who have been trained using the Mother Goose on the Loose guidelines. Sponsored by The Friends of the Ripon Memorial Library.
LEGO Club for Kids
Ripon Branch Library
Wednesday, Sep. 27, 3:30 p.m.


Lego (TM) Club for Kids is a drop-in program that allows kids to make Lego creations with Legos provided by the library. We give the children a theme to spark their creativity and they can spend an hour building whatever their imagination conjures. It's a fun, non-competative afternoon activity for the whole family! We also provide Duplos for smaller children. Sponsored by Friends of the Ripon Memorial Library.
Ripon Branch Library
Wednesday, Sep. 27, 6:00 p.m.
Beginner's level yoga and Pilates will help you relax and renew your body and spirit!  Taught by certified instructor, Susan McClanahan, this weekly class has been offered for over 10 years and continues to draw new participants!  Please wear comfortable clothing and bring a yoga mat.  Enter at side of library building if you arrive after 6:00 p.m.  Donation optional, given to the Friends of the Ripon Memorial Library.

  Sponsored by The Friends of the Ripon Memorial Library.
Ripon Branch Library
Thursday, Sep. 28, 10:30 a.m.
We love babies at the library! Join us for a weekly half-hour program that is designed to help babies with developmental skills by combining reading, fingerplays, rhythm, rhyme and singing into a joyful experience. Parents and caregivers must be present and involved. The program is facilitated by full-time library staff who have been trained using the Mother Goose on the Loose guidelines. Sponsored by The Friends of the Ripon Memorial Library.
Ripon Branch Library
Tuesday, Oct. 3, 3:30 p.m.
Students become forensic detectives and scientists, using paper chromatography to investigate solubility, pigments and seperation of mixtures.  This program is suitable for grades 4 to 8. Sponsored by The Friends of the Ripon Memorial Library.
Ripon Branch Library
Wednesday, Oct. 4, 6:00 p.m.
Beginner's level yoga and Pilates will help you relax and renew your body and spirit!  Taught by certified instructor, Susan McClanahan, this weekly class has been offered for over 10 years and continues to draw new participants!  Please wear comfortable clothing and bring a yoga mat.  Enter at side of library building if you arrive after 6:00 p.m.  Donation optional, given to the Friends of the Ripon Memorial Library.

  Sponsored by The Friends of the Ripon Memorial Library.
Ripon Branch Library
Thursday, Oct. 5, 10:30 a.m.
We love babies at the library! Join us for a weekly half-hour program that is designed to help babies with developmental skills by combining reading, fingerplays, rhythm, rhyme and singing into a joyful experience. Parents and caregivers must be present and involved. The program is facilitated by full-time library staff who have been trained using the Mother Goose on the Loose guidelines. Sponsored by The Friends of the Ripon Memorial Library.
Ripon Branch Library
Thursday, Oct. 5, 3:30 p.m.
Relax with a cup of tea, something small to color, and gab with other guests during our third Tea & Coloring event! No sign-up required. For teens and adults. Light refeshments and plenty of fun tea options! Sponsored by Friends of the Ripon Memorial Library.
All Locations
Monday, Oct. 9
Ripon Branch Library
Tuesday, Oct. 10, 3:00 to 5:00 p.m.
MakerSpace for Kids is a drop-in program where kids ages 8 and up can explore and create freely.  We have laptops and other tech toys to explore.  Art materials will be available as well as basic and not-so-basic craft supplies.  Suitable for kids 8 and up.  Children 10 and under must be accompanied by an adult. Sponsored by Friends of the Ripon Memorial Library.
LEGO Club for Kids
Ripon Branch Library
Wednesday, Oct. 11, 3:30 p.m.


Lego (TM) Club for Kids is a drop-in program that allows kids to make Lego creations with Legos provided by the library. We give the children a theme to spark their creativity and they can spend an hour building whatever their imagination conjures. It's a fun, non-competative afternoon activity for the whole family! We also provide Duplos for smaller children. Sponsored by Friends of the Ripon Memorial Library.
Ripon Branch Library
Wednesday, Oct. 11, 6:00 p.m.
Beginner's level yoga and Pilates will help you relax and renew your body and spirit!  Taught by certified instructor, Susan McClanahan, this weekly class has been offered for over 10 years and continues to draw new participants!  Please wear comfortable clothing and bring a yoga mat.  Enter at side of library building if you arrive after 6:00 p.m.  Donation optional, given to the Friends of the Ripon Memorial Library.

  Sponsored by The Friends of the Ripon Memorial Library.
Ripon Branch Library
Thursday, Oct. 12, 10:30 a.m.
We love babies at the library! Join us for a weekly half-hour program that is designed to help babies with developmental skills by combining reading, fingerplays, rhythm, rhyme and singing into a joyful experience. Parents and caregivers must be present and involved. The program is facilitated by full-time library staff who have been trained using the Mother Goose on the Loose guidelines. Sponsored by The Friends of the Ripon Memorial Library.
Ripon Branch Library
Thursday, Oct. 12, 6:00 p.m.
Book Discussion Group meets once a month, on the second Thursday at 6:00 p.m. (unless noted). The book selections are made by the librarian, to ensure that there are plenty of copies.  If you are interested in joining please come in, meet the librarian and get a copy of the "next" book and questions. Be prepared for a lively exchange of ideas and insightful ruminations that will make reading a book a "shared and enriching" experience!
Forthcoming titles: Everything, Everything by Rebecca Stead 6/8; The Madonnas of Leningrad by Debra Dean 7/10;
When Breath Becomes Air by Paul Kalanithi 8/10. Sponsored by The Friends of the Ripon Memorial Library.
Ripon Branch Library
Saturday, Oct. 14, 2:00 p.m.
Just in time for the holidays!  Table manners expert Nicole Rose will teach kids which fork to use and why it is important to have good table manners.  The class is appropriate for grades 3rd thru 6th.  Space is limited so please sign up at the library.   Sponsored by Friends of the Ripon Memorial Library.
Ripon Branch Library
Wednesday, Oct. 18, 6:00 p.m.
Beginner's level yoga and Pilates will help you relax and renew your body and spirit!  Taught by certified instructor, Susan McClanahan, this weekly class has been offered for over 10 years and continues to draw new participants!  Please wear comfortable clothing and bring a yoga mat.  Enter at side of library building if you arrive after 6:00 p.m.  Donation optional, given to the Friends of the Ripon Memorial Library.

  Sponsored by The Friends of the Ripon Memorial Library.
LEGO Club for Kids
Ripon Branch Library
Wednesday, Oct. 25, 3:30 p.m.


Lego (TM) Club for Kids is a drop-in program that allows kids to make Lego creations with Legos provided by the library. We give the children a theme to spark their creativity and they can spend an hour building whatever their imagination conjures. It's a fun, non-competative afternoon activity for the whole family! We also provide Duplos for smaller children. Sponsored by Friends of the Ripon Memorial Library.
Ripon Branch Library
Wednesday, Oct. 25, 6:00 p.m.
Beginner's level yoga and Pilates will help you relax and renew your body and spirit!  Taught by certified instructor, Susan McClanahan, this weekly class has been offered for over 10 years and continues to draw new participants!  Please wear comfortable clothing and bring a yoga mat.  Enter at side of library building if you arrive after 6:00 p.m.  Donation optional, given to the Friends of the Ripon Memorial Library.

  Sponsored by The Friends of the Ripon Memorial Library.
Ripon Branch Library
Saturday, Oct. 28, 2 p.m. to 5 p.m.

Instructor Delia Davila will teach the art of decorating Sugar Skulls or Calaveras.  Just in time for the Day of the Dead celebration, this program is suitable for teens and adults.  Space is limited so registration is required.  Sign up by visiting the branch. Sponsored by The Friends of the Ripon Memorial Library.
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