Recurring

Senior Bingo

Racine Public Library Building 75 Seventh Street, Racine, WI

It’s Bingo time! Join us the first Thursday of every month for five rounds of Bingo, and maybe even win a prize if you’re one of our best players. The grand prize is a $10 Walmart gift card. Room: The Atrium - 1st Floor Age range: 55+ No registration — just drop in.

Recurring

Ruff Readers

Racine Public Library Building 75 Seventh Street, Racine, WI

Snuggle and pet a therapy dog while practicing your reading skills at the ear of our gentle, non-judgmental canine friends. Sessions are open to kids grades K through 5 only. Bookings are 15 minutes for a single child and must be reserved a week in advance, one week at a time. Room: The Martin Room […]

Tis the Season: Holiday Traditions from Radio’s Golden Age, Presented by Steve Darnall

Racine Public Library Building 75 Seventh Street, Racine, WI

The holidays are a time of traditions for many — and there were plenty of entertaining traditions during the "Golden Age" of radio, from Jack Benny's annual shopping trips to Lionel Barrymore's portrayal of Ebenezer Scrooge. Our gift to you is an audio-based presentation full of classic seasonal sounds from radio's past, designed to spur […]

Recurring

Health Screenings and Education with Carthage College

Racine Public Library Building 75 Seventh Street, Racine, WI

Carthage College nursing students are providing free health screenings and education at the library. Stop in to test your vision, blood pressure, blood sugar, ankle brachial index, body mass index and more. Room: The Atrium - 1st Floor Age range: All Ages No registration — just drop in. Want to explore other health resources and […]

COVID-19 Safety During the Holidays

Racine Public Library Building 75 Seventh Street, Racine, WI

From 11 a.m.-1 p.m., stop by the Racine Literacy Council's booth in the youth services department on the first floor. Here, take a survey and play COVID-19 myth-busters. All survey participants will be entered to win a gift basket. From 1-2 p.m., join the Racine Literacy Council in the Atrium to get up-to-date on COVID-19. […]

Scratch 101

Racine Public Library Building 75 Seventh Street, Racine, WI

Get started on your coding journey. We walk you through the basics of coding using Scratch, an easy block coding program for young ages. Room: The Lee Room - Atrium, 1st Floor Age range: Kids Grades 3+ Registration is required.

Recurring

Crafts with K: Poetry and Painting

Racine Public Library Building 75 Seventh Street, Racine, WI

Calling all poetry and paint lovers! Try your hand — and your voice — at presenting a matching poem and painting to your fellow artists. Prizes will go to the top three performers. Refreshments will be served. Room: The Martin Room - Youth Services, 1st Floor Age range: 16+ Registration is required.

Recurring

STEAM Storytime

Racine Public Library Building 75 Seventh Street, Racine, WI

Come listen to stories about Science, Technology, Engineering, Arts and Mathematics. After the stories, kids and caretakers participate in fun STEAM activities. Room: The Innovation Lab - Atrium, 1st Floor Age range: Kids No registration — just drop in. Want to explore more STEAM services at the Racine Public Library?

iPad 101

Racine Public Library Building 75 Seventh Street, Racine, WI

Get ready to learn your way around an iPad! In this class, we'll go over the app store and how it works. Please bring your own device and any passwords needed to use it. Room: The Lee Room - Atrium, 1st Floor Age range: Adults Registration is required. Interested in more tech help?

Recurring

Career Development Services with Job Center of Wisconsin

Racine Public Library Building 75 Seventh Street, Racine, WI

The Job Center of Wisconsin is hosting pop-up services in the Racine Public Library! Stop in during their open sessions to get help with: Resume writing Interview preparation Strengthening your job search Applying for unemployment Registering on the Job Center of Wisconsin website They also offer virtual workshops for those who aren’t able to stop […]

Android 101

Racine Public Library Building 75 Seventh Street, Racine, WI

How do you find things on an Android phone? What buttons and gestures do you need to know to use it? Bring your phones to the library for an informational session that will have you navigating confidently in no time. Room: The Lee Room - Atrium, 1st Floor Age range: Adults Registration is required. Interested […]

Scratch Jr. 101

Racine Public Library Building 75 Seventh Street, Racine, WI

Get started on your coding journey. We walk you through the basics of coding using Scratch Jr., an easy block coding program for young ages. Room: The Lee Room - Atrium, 1st Floor Age range: Grades K-3 Registration is required.