Kids and Families

Wacky Olympics

Friday, July 29, 2016 - 10:30am - 11:30am
Kimberly Public Library

We will wrap up our summer reading program with games and crafts based on the Olympics--but with a wacky twist! Fun for all ages.

Read for the Win with Jeanie B!

Wednesday, July 27, 2016 - 1:30pm - 2:15pm
Little Chute Public Library
Village Hall Community Room
lady with guitar

We are excited to welcome Jeanie B!, one of Chicago's best children's musicians, to the library. Jeanie B!'s original music satisfies both kids and parents with a rockin' good time. You can expect lots of dancing, singing, jumping, laughing, and family bonding at her show. Come ready for fun! Sponsored by the Outagamie Waupaca Library System.

Read for the Win with Jeanie B!

Wednesday, July 27, 2016 - 10:30am - 11:15am
Little Chute Public Library
Village Hall Community Room
lady with guitar

We are excited to welcome Jeanie B!, one of Chicago's best children's musicians, to the library. Jeanie B!'s original music satisfies both kids and parents with a rockin' good time. You can expect lots of dancing, singing, jumping, laughing, and family bonding at her show. Come ready for fun! Sponsored by the Outagamie Waupaca Library System. This show repeats at 1:30 p.m.

Art in a Suitcase: Run Like a Cheetah, Hop Like a Hare

Wednesday, July 20, 2016 - 1:30pm - 2:30pm
Kimberly Public Library

Learn terrific animal facts about cheetahs, hummingbirds, flamingos, fleas, and other record-breaking animals, and imitate animals actions with artist Mary Tooley. The program will concludes with a cool brain exercise--creating an origami cheetah. 

Hands 2 Grow Puppet Show: Ready, Set, Explore!

Wednesday, July 20, 2016 - 10:30am - 11:15am
Kimberly Public Library
people with puppets

Are you ready to explore the great outdoors this summer? Puppet friends Stan and Cynthia are heading outside to explore their local nature center in the show Ready, Set, Explore! They'll see all kinds of animals that are found in the wild. Let's hope they don't find poison ivy or forget their sunscreen. Hands 2 Grow Puppet Team is based in Appleton, and the group uses muppet-style puppetry to delight people of all ages.

Fit Where You Live: Who's Really Fit in Nature with David Stokes

Wednesday, July 13, 2016 - 1:30pm - 2:15pm
Little Chute Public Library
Village Hall Community Room

Using live creatures, animal artifacts, songs, and short stories, award-winning naturalist David Stokes makes learning about nature fun for the whole family. You will enjoy David's enthusiasm and expert knowledge in this engaging presentation.

Fit Where You Live: Who's Really "Fit" in Nature with David Stokes

Wednesday, July 13, 2016 - 10:30am - 11:15am
Little Chute Public Library
Village Hall Community Room
Using live creatures, animal artifacts, songs, and short stories, award-winning naturalist David Stokes makes learning about nature fun for the whole family. You will enjoy David's enthusiasm and expert knowledge in this engaging presentation. This program will repeat at 1:30 p.m.

Legos and More

Friday, July 8, 2016 - 10:00am - 12:00pm
Friday, July 22, 2016 - 10:00am - 12:00pm
Little Chute Public Library
word build made out of Lego bricks

On your mark, get set--play! Enjoy some creative play time with various Lego sets, MagnaTiles, and Build-a-Road tracks. Materials provided by a grant from The Great Wisconsin Cheese Festival (Cheesefest). All ages welcome.

Legos and More

Friday, July 8, 2016 - 10:00am - 12:00pm
Friday, July 22, 2016 - 10:00am - 12:00pm
Little Chute Public Library
word build made out of Lego bricks

On your mark, get set--play! Enjoy some creative play time with various Lego sets, MagnaTiles, and Build-a-Road tracks. Materials provided by a grant from The Great Wisconsin Cheese Festival (Cheesefest). All ages welcome.

Family Movie Day: Kung Fu Panda 3

Wednesday, July 6, 2016 - 1:30pm - 3:00pm
Kimberly Public Library
Big panda balancing little pandas

When Po's long-lost panda father suddenly reappears, the reunited duo travels to a secret paradise to meet hilarious new panda characters. But a villain causes Po to attempt the impossible--train a village full of fun-loving, clumsy kin to become the ultimate band of Kung Fu Pandas. Rated PG. Free popcorn.

Family Movie Day: Zootopia

Wednesday, July 6, 2016 - 10:30am - 12:00pm
Kimberly Public Library
fox and rabbit

Zootopia is a city like no other--a melting pot where animals from every environment live together. When Judy Hopps becomes the first rabbit to join the police force, she quickly learns how tough it is to enforce the law. Judy jumps at the opportunity to solve a case, which leads to working with Nick Wilde, a wily fox who makes her job even harder. Rated PG. Free popcorn. This movie is estimated to be on DVD in June. A substitute movie will be shown should this film not be released before the scheduled showing.

 

 

 

Ready, Set--POLKA!

Wednesday, June 29, 2016 - 1:30pm - 2:15pm
Little Chute Public Library
Village Hall Community Room
man with an accordion

Dance to the happy sounds of polka music with Uncle Mike of Pint-Sized Polkas. Do the Hokey Pokey, Chicken Dance, plus other fun songs. Play a special edition of Name That Tune featuring iconic sports theme songs. It's a show guaranteed to put a smile on your face and get your toes tapping! 

Ready,Set--POLKA!

Wednesday, June 29, 2016 - 10:30am - 11:15am
Little Chute Public Library
Village Hall Community Room

Dance to the happy sounds of polka music with Uncle Mike of Pint-Sized Polkas. Do the Hokey Pokey, Chicken Dance, plus other fun songs. Play a special edition of Name That Tune featuring iconic sports theme songs. It's a show guaranteed to put a smile on your face and get your toes tapping! This program repeats at 1:30 p.m.

Magic Workshop with Rondini

Tuesday, June 14, 2016 - 1:30pm - 2:30pm
Kimberly Public Library

Learn how to do simple but amazing magic tricks with items you might have around the home from Master Magician Rondini. This hands-on workshop is for ages 8-12, and space is limited. Registration is required and will open on May 31. Call 788-7515 or stop by either location to sign-up.

Cardinal Skippers Jump Rope Show

Thursday, June 23, 2016 - 2:30pm - 3:00pm
Little Chute Public Library
Village Hall Community Room

The Cardinal Skippers jump rope team from Fond du Lac will showcase their awesome jump rope tricks including double dutch and freestyle wheel routines. Come be amazed and inspired by these young athletes.

Tom Pease Concert

Wednesday, June 22, 2016 - 1:30pm - 2:15pm
Kimberly Public Library
male singer holding guitar

Tom Pease is infectious in the best sort of way--funny, engaging, and a surefire way to get everyone laughing and singing. Bring the whole family for a wonderful show by a favorite performer.

Tom Pease Concert

Wednesday, June 22, 2016 - 10:30am - 11:15am
Kimberly Public Library
male singer holding guitar

Tom Pease is infectious in the best sort of way--funny, engaging, and a surefire way to get everyone laughing and singing. Bring the whole family for a wonderful show by a favorite performer. This program will repeat at 1:30 p.m.

Legos & More

Friday, June 10, 2016 - 10:00am - 12:00pm
Friday, June 24, 2016 - 10:00am - 12:00pm
Kimberly Public Library

On your mark, get set--play! Enjoy some creative play time with various Lego and Duplo sets, Tegu magnetic blocks, MagnaTiles, and Build-a-Road sets. Materials provided by a grant from US Venture/Schmidt Famly Foundation.

Legos & More

Friday, June 10, 2016 - 10:00am - 12:00pm
Friday, June 24, 2016 - 10:00am - 12:00pm
Kimberly Public Library

On your mark, get set--play! Enjoy some creative play time with various Lego and Duplo sets, Tegu magnetic blocks, MagnaTiles, and Build-a-Road sets. Materials provided by a grant from US Venture/Schmidt Famly Foundation.

Move to the Groove

Wednesday, June 15, 2016 - 1:30pm - 2:15pm
Little Chute Public Library
Village Hall Community Room

Created by Rhex Arboleda, a Neenah music teacher of Extreme Home Makeover fame, Move to the Groove is an award-winning dance fitness program that makes exercise less like gym class and more like a playground. Families will get to experience Move to the Groove in action and learn about the relationship between activity, exercise, nutrition, and health. Wear comfy shoes and get ready to move! Sponsored by the Little Chute Kiwanis Club.