Kids and Families

Family Movie Event

Monday, May 4, 2015 - 6:00pm - 7:30pm
Little Chute Public Library
bear in hat and coat in bathtub sliding down the stairs

Enjoy the comic misadventures of a young Peruvian bear that travels to the city and meets the kindly Brown family who take him in after reading the label around his neck that says 'Please look after this bear. Thank you.'"  But what will happen when this rarest of bears catches the eye of a museum taxidermist? Rated PG. Free popcorn.

Randy Peterson in Concert

Wednesday, June 10, 2015 - 10:30am - 11:15am
Kimberly Public Library
man with guitar

Randy will kickoff our summer reading program "Every Hero Has a Story" with his original musical story called "Searching for a Superhero." Featuring fun songs and rhyming narration, this program will cover all aspects of being a hero--doctors, teachers, veterans, guide dogs, to caped crusaders. Fun for all ages! Thank you to the Outagamie Waupaca Library System (OWLS) for sponsoring this program.

A Visit With Children's Author Jacqueline West

Thursday, April 23, 2015 - 6:30pm - 7:30pm
Kimberly Public Library

Come meet author Jacqueline West of the award-winning middle grade series The Books of Elsewhere. Beginning with The Shadows, the series follows the adventures of eleven-year-old Olive Dunwoody as she travels to Elsewhere: the world inside the antique paintings on the walls of the old stone house on Linden Street. Learn about Jacqueline's stories and her life as a writer, and enjoy a Q & A session at the end. This 2015 Fox Cities Book Festival event is perfect for the whole family.

Money Smart Week--The Big Read

Monday, April 20, 2015 - 6:00pm - 6:45pm
Little Chute Public Library

Kids in grades 4K-3 will learn all about money with a story and activities by a special guest from Capital Credit Union. Every child who RSVPs will receive a free book: Alexander, Who Used to Be Rich Last Sunday by Judith Viorst. Registration is limited, so please sign up here.

Book Babies Story Time

Wednesday, April 8, 2015 - 10:15am - 10:45am
Wednesday, April 15, 2015 - 10:15am - 10:45am
Wednesday, April 22, 2015 - 10:15am - 10:45am
Wednesday, April 29, 2015 - 10:15am - 10:45am
Little Chute Public Library

It's never too early to read together! Enjoy rollicking rhymes, bright books, and merry music with your little one during this twenty-minute program for babies birth-24 months old and their parents/caregivers. Stay for playtime afterwards.

Book Babies Story Time

Wednesday, April 8, 2015 - 10:15am - 10:45am
Wednesday, April 15, 2015 - 10:15am - 10:45am
Wednesday, April 22, 2015 - 10:15am - 10:45am
Wednesday, April 29, 2015 - 10:15am - 10:45am
Little Chute Public Library

It's never too early to read together! Enjoy rollicking rhymes, bright books, and merry music with your little one during this twenty-minute program for babies birth-24 months old and their parents/caregivers. Stay for playtime afterwards.

Book Babies Story Time

Wednesday, April 8, 2015 - 10:15am - 10:45am
Wednesday, April 15, 2015 - 10:15am - 10:45am
Wednesday, April 22, 2015 - 10:15am - 10:45am
Wednesday, April 29, 2015 - 10:15am - 10:45am
Little Chute Public Library

It's never too early to read together! Enjoy rollicking rhymes, bright books, and merry music with your little one during this twenty-minute program for babies birth-24 months old and their parents/caregivers. Stay for playtime afterwards.

Book Babies Story Time

Wednesday, April 8, 2015 - 10:15am - 10:45am
Wednesday, April 15, 2015 - 10:15am - 10:45am
Wednesday, April 22, 2015 - 10:15am - 10:45am
Wednesday, April 29, 2015 - 10:15am - 10:45am
Little Chute Public Library

It's never too early to read together! Enjoy rollicking rhymes, bright books, and merry music with your little one during this twenty-minute program for babies birth-24 months old and their parents/caregivers. Stay for playtime afterwards.

Family Movie Event

Tuesday, March 31, 2015 - 10:30am - 12:00pm
Little Chute Public Library

Penguins Skipper, Kowalski, Rico, and Private join forces with an undercover organization to stop the villainous Dr. Octavius Brine from destroying the world as we know it. Rated PG. Free popcorn.

Spring Crafts with the Learning Shop

Monday, March 30, 2015 - 10:30am - 11:30am
Kimberly Public Library

A variety of materials will be on hand to help you create spring and Easter crafts courtesy of our friends from the Appleton Learning Shop. All ages welcome.

Bob Kann Presents Shel-a-Bration: A Silverstein Extravaganza

Wednesday, April 1, 2015 - 10:30am - 11:15am
Kimberly Public Library
bearded man with book

Celebrate the rich life and playful poetry of Shel Silverstein with entertainer Bob Kann. Listen to poems about Homework Machines, Hippo Sandwiches, Crocodile’s Toothaches, and stories about Runny Babbits—a perfect way to kick off National Poetry Month. Great fun for everyone!

Pooches and Pages

Saturday, April 18, 2015 - 10:30am - 12:00pm
Little Chute Public Library

Kids in grades 1-5 are invited to sign up for a 15-minute time slot to read to a canine friend. Registration is required, either in person or by calling 788-7825. You may register for more than one month at a time. Call soon to reserve your "Spot!" This program is sponsored by Compassionate Canines, Inc.

2014 Summer Reading Program

robot and boy reading books

Kimberly-Little Chute Library has summer reading programs for ages 3 through adult, so bring in the entire family for some summer fun. Registration begins on May 27th, and the programs run from June 9th through August 1st.

2014 Fox Cities Reads

Fox Cities Reads logo

Pick up a copy of WONDER by R.J. Palacio, the 2014 Fox Cities Reads selection, and join in discussions during the months to come. Unfortunately, Palacio's visit to the Fox Cities has been postponed due to a family emergency. We will share new dates as soon as they become available.