New Richmond News
New Richmond School District The kindergarten parent information and registration meetings will be held at 6 p.m., Thurs., Feb. 16.
The Hammond Community Library prides itself in the many services that we offer to our community and surrounding communities. On a monthly basis we offer programs for the whole community and our doors are open to everyone! Mark your calendar February events and programs. CROCHET AND KNITTING CLUB meets every Monday night from 6-8 p.m. at the library. COLORING CLUB: Thursday, Feb. 9 from 6-8 p.m.
Written by library director Krissa Coleman I always get excited when our publication of BookPage comes in. I usually mark it up and start ordering the newest books coming out for that month.
St. Mary School was the happy recipient of a grant from the Anne Marie Foundation to buy materials for the Daily 5 Literacy Program.
St. Croix Central Middle School named its honor roll for the second quarter. "A" Honor Roll
St. Croix Central Elementary recognized its SCC CARES Students of the Month during an assembly Friday, Jan. 6, in the school's gym. Students were recognized for showing acceptance during the months of December and January.
New Richmond A very special gathering took place at Westfields Hospital & Clinic in December. Seven families who had given birth to twins at the hospital during 2016 were united for a photo to mark a record-breaking year. There were 133 babies delivered at Westfields in 2016, meaning that more than one in every 10 infants born in the hospital was a twin!
St. Anne Catholic School The Somerset Knights of Columbus sponsored a poster contest for St. Anne's children in first- through fourth-grade. The contest theme was "The True Meaning of Christmas." Winners include: First grade: first place Matthew McGurran, second place Taelyn Mattren and third place Agnes Haase. Second grade: first place Josh Albert, second place Nick Carufel and third place Daniel Hanson. Third grade: first place Kelly Maier, second place Carson Belisle and third place Ava Plourde.
Hammond Community Library January is a time for renewal and revitalization. This year, the library will be and has undergone some changes. We have added two new staff members, Diane Timm and Beth Sippl. Coming up, we will be working on changing over the children's area so it is easier to navigate, as well as the movies. We have added a new program to be held monthly—Family Game Nights.
Hazel Mackin Community Library Written by Krissa Coleman is director at the Hazel Mackin Community Library in Roberts We are excited to be presenting a New York Times best selling author for the community at 4:30 p.m., Wednesday, Jan. 18. Come to hear and learn from author Lori Evert, along with husband/photographer Per Breiehagen. Together they have published four books.