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Here are some of the things happening in early May at River Falls Public Library:

River Falls Public Library hours: Weekdays 10 a.m. to noon curbside pickup by appointment only; noon to  6 p.m. walk-in; Saturdays 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. walk-in

Program broadcasts: RFPL Facebook Live or recorded on RFPL YouTube channel. 

Program access: www.riverfallspubliclibrary.org/library-events.html

All ages

Antlers and the Animals that Wear Them, 6 p.m. Thursday, May 4. Kurt Mead, naturalist and author of "Dragonflies of the North Woods," will discuss the ecologies of these animals and the stresses that they face. 

Camping 101, 6 p.m. Thursday, May 20. Kim Kiiskinen of the library, Jake Brunnquell of University of Wisconsin-River Falls and Scot Schoepp of Nugget Lake County Park will teach everything you need to start camping close to home for under $100. 

Adult programs 

Job Fair, 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Thursday, May 6. Drop-in the lower level, no registration is required. Connect with local employers and meet with Workforce Resource staff for tips on job searching and resume writing. 

Climate Change: United We Can Solve This, 6 p.m. Tuesday, May 11. Conservationist and climate change advocate Tia Nelson will discuss the film created to inspire the continued legacy of her father, former Gov. Gaylord Nelson, founder of Earth Day. 

Mystery thriller author ​Brian Freeman, 6 p.m. Thursday, May 13. Freeman is a New York Times bestselling author of psychological thrillers. 

Summer Library Challenges

June 7 to Aug. 20. Registration starts on Monday, May 17. Visit riverfallspubliclibrary.beenstack.org. Select the program challenge that best fits: babies and toddlers, children, teens or adults. 

Questions? Call 715-425-0905


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