Kids and Families

Vote for Your Favorite Book Character Election Party

Wednesday, November 2, 2016 - 4:00pm - 4:45pm
Little Chute Public Library
vote for books sign featuring Pete the Cat

Votes were cast in October, and now it is time to reveal the election winners! Celebrate our favorite book characters with cookies and Book Bingo. Fun for the whole family!

Game Day with the Learning Shop

Friday, December 30, 2016 - 10:30am - 12:00pm
Little Chute Public Library
two kids playing a board game

Enjoy fun family playtime as our friends from the Appleton Learning Shop showcase board games for all ages for you to try out. 

Beach Party

Thursday, December 29, 2016 - 10:30am - 11:30am
Kimberly Public Library
Beach Party!
surf boards

Forget the cold and dance your chills away at the library's Beach Party! Summery tunes and crafts will get you grooving--bring along your shorts and flip flops and get ready for an ocean of fun! Geared for families with kids ages 10 and under, but all ages are welcome.

Winter Break Family Movie - The BFG

Wednesday, December 28, 2016 - 10:30am - 12:00pm
Little Chute Public Library
girl with giant

Based on the beloved children's classic by Roald Dahl, The BFG (short for Big Friendly Giant) tells the story of sweet orphan Sophie and the kind giant who befriends her. Rated PG. Free popcorn provided.

Winter Break Family Movie - Pete's Dragon (2016)

Tuesday, December 27, 2016 - 10:30am - 12:00pm
Kimberly Public Library

A rather large green dragon named Elliott befriends a young boy named Pete in this remake of the 1977 classic Disney film. Rated PG. Free popcorn provided.

Make Way for Ducklings 75th Anniversary Celebration

Friday, November 18, 2016 - 10:10am - 10:45am
Little Chute Public Library
duck family walking across road with police officer

The classic picture book Make Way for Ducklings celebrates 75 years. Quack up with the story and activities featuring Mr. and Mrs. Mallard and their eight ducklings. Perfect for preschoolers and their parents/caregivers.

Curious George Turns 75!

Friday, November 11, 2016 - 10:10am - 10:45am
Little Chute Public Library

Go bananas with a story and activities as we celebrate 75 years of fun antics and adventures with everyone's favorite curious little monkey. Great for preschoolers and their parents/caregivers.

Family Movie Night: Finding Dory

Monday, November 21, 2016 - 6:00pm - 7:30pm
Little Chute Public Library
blue tang fish

Enjoy free popcorn while spending the evening with your favorite forgetful fish! Dory goes in search of her family with the help of her friends Marlin and Nemo and other characters they meet along the way. Rated PG.

Create a Star: Holiday Edition

Monday, December 12, 2016 - 3:45pm - 4:45pm
Kimberly Public Library

Stars are a common symbol of the holiday season. Enjoy a story and then create your own cool 3-D star decoration. Geared for grades K-5.

Legos and More

Monday, November 14, 2016 - 3:00pm - 4:30pm
Little Chute Public Library

Be creative and unwind after school by building with Legos and MagnaTiles. All ages welcome. Supplies are provided thanks to a generous grant by Cheesefest.

Pooches and Pages: Reading to Therapy Dogs

Saturday, November 19, 2016 - 10:30am - 12:00pm
Little Chute Public Library

Pooches and Pages is our reading to therapy dogs program held on the third Saturday of the month (September-November and January-April) in partnership with Compassionate Canines. Kids in grades 1-5 are invited to sign up for a 15-minute time slot to read to a canine friend. What a fun way to improve reading skills! Registration is required, either in person or by calling 788-7825. You may register for more than one month at a time. 

Monster Mash! Story Time

Monday, October 31, 2016 - 10:10am - 10:45am
Little Chute Public Library
mouse and monster

No spookiness here—just lots of fun with stories and songs featuring friendly and not-too-scary monsters. The featured story will be The Gruffalo with a related craft. Costumes are welcome.

1000 Books Before Kindergarten Graduation

Tuesday, November 29, 2016 - 6:30pm - 7:00pm
Kimberly Public Library

All families who have finished the 1000 Books Program and have not attended a previous graduation are invited to this special ceremony to honor your child’s achievement. Please RSVP at 788-7515 by November 28.

2016 Summer Reading Program

Kimberly-Little Chute Library has summer reading programs for ages 3 through adult, so bring in the entire family for some summer fun. Programs run from June 6th through July 29th. Registration opens Tuesday, May 31st!

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.