Archive for the ‘Events’ Category

Late Nights @ Ramaker Library!

December 7, 2011


Get your camera ready!

November 28, 2011

This week, take a few minutes & grab a shot of your favorite study space on campus, then upload it to our Facebook page. This contest is super easy to enter, and we’re giving away some great prizes — $25 gift cards! You don’t want to miss this one.

Click here for all the details.

Fresh Popcorn – Right Now!

November 18, 2011


We just popped some corn . . . come help yourselves!

Favorite Study Spaces Photo Contest — Enter Now!

November 16, 2011

Starting on Wednesday, November 16, Ramaker is hosting a Favorite Study Spaces photo contest.  It’s easy to enter:

  1. Take a photo of your favorite study / learning spot anywhere on campus.
  2. Like Ramaker Library on Facebook.
  3. Post your photo to our Facebook page by Thursday, December 8.  When you post the photo, be sure to enter the appropriate category; you may enter photos for more than 1 category.

We are awarding prizes in 3 categories:

  • Most creative
  • Most group friendly
  • Most unique spot in the library

Each category winner will receive a $25 Wal-Mart gift card.  Nice!   Have fun with this — we look forward to seeing how and where students learn.

NOTE: All images uploaded to Ramaker Library’s Facebook page become the property of Northwestern College. Photos may be used and shared as deemed appropriate by library staff.

It’s National Coffee Day!

September 29, 2011

Enjoy a FREE cup of fresh-brewed coffee at Ramaker Library

from 8:00am – 3:30pm today!

Bring your own mug!

Want some cake?

May 10, 2011

Tonight at Ramaker we’re serving up cake, cupcakes, popcorn, lemonade, and coffee — stop by for a treat when you study.  We wish you all the best on your finals!

Join us for Late Nights @ Ramaker (starting Sunday)

May 6, 2011

Extended Hours!

April 28, 2011

Starting this Sunday, May 1, Ramaker will have extended hours.  The calendar below shows the hours we will be open:

May 2011 Extended Library Hours

For a larger view, simply click on the image.

As always, we’ll also be providing students with special treats during Finals Week!  Here’s hoping the end of your semester goes well.

Announcing our National Library Week WINNERS!

April 15, 2011

Kindle – Jasmine Smith
Amazon Gift Card – Rachel Peterson
iTunes Gift Cards – Becca Super and Jesse Byker

iPod Shuffle – Rachel Te Grootenhuis
Amazon Gift Card – Dean Calsbeek

Scavenger Hunt – Danielle Wieberdink, iTunes gift card
48 Hour Book Read of The Road – Heidi Postma, Red Lobster/Olive Garden gift card

Thanks to all for participating!  It was a great week.  Keep checking our blog and Facebook page for new resources and upcoming events, like Late Nights @ Ramaker.

Scavenger Hunt TODAY!

April 14, 2011

Gift Card

The hunt starts at 9!  Stop by the ILL Office to pick up the first clue.  The first student to solve all the clues will win an iTunes gift card!

Good luck!

48-Hour Book Read Starts NOW

April 13, 2011

For National Library Week, Ramaker is sponsoring a 48-hour book read. Read the book The Road and take a quiz by Friday at 2pm.  If you answer the most questions correctly, you’ll win a $30 gift card to Red Lobster or Olive Garden.

The first five students that stop by the library to participate get the book free – and they get to keep it.  If you are not one of the first five, you can still take the quiz if you have access to a copy of the book.

So readers, take your marks . . . Go!

It’s Here!

April 7, 2011

National Library Week @ Ramaker Library!

You could win . . . .

Kindle, iPod Shuffle

iTunes, Amazon, or restaurant gift cards!


Click poster to enlarge.

Have books you don’t want? We’ll take them!

March 30, 2011


FREE Coffee and GOLD!! (Thursday, March 17)

March 16, 2011

Help us celebrate St. Patrick’s Day

(even if you’re not Irish)

We will be serving FREE coffee and

giving away GOLD COINS (chocolate, that is)!

Thursday, 8:00 – 4:00


Make a Valentine, Enjoy Coffee and Sweets

February 11, 2011

February 14

Stop by to create a Valentine!

Paper, crayons, scissors, markers, & glue provided.

Also enjoy coffee and a sweet treat.