Kids and Families

Last Hurrah Summer Movie

Tuesday, August 26, 2014 - 10:30am - 12:00pm
Little Chute Public Library

The Muppets go on a global tour and find themselves entangled in an international crime caper headed by someone who looks just like Kermit! Rated PG. Free popcorn provided, and all ages are welcome.

The Science of Nature

Friday, July 25, 2014 - 10:30am - 11:30am
Kimberly Public Library

Get excited about Science, Technology. Engineering, Art, and Math (STEAM) on Fridays this summer! Great fun and discoveries for ages 5-11. This week, discover more about nature with a naturalist from Apple Creek YMCA's Purdy Nature Preserve. Provided in partnership with the Passport to Nature program.

Pages in the Park

Tuesday, August 5, 2014 - 5:00pm - 7:00pm
Heesakker Park

Take a story walk anytime between 5-7PM. Enjoy nature as you read a children's story at page stations along a path at Heesakker Park. Bring along a picnic supper if you wish and spend your evening at the park. Provided in partnership with Little Chute Park & Rec Department.

Elephant and Piggie Party

Friday, August 1, 2014 - 10:30am - 11:30am
Kimberly Public Library
Elephant and Piggie

Everyone loves Mo Willem's popular characters, Gerald the elephant and Piggie (yup, the pig), so we are throwing a party in their honor on the final day of our summer reading program. Enjoy a sampling of their stories plus crafts and activities.

Science Day with Mr. J

Wednesday, July 30, 2014 - 1:30pm - 2:30pm
Little Chute Village Hall
Mr. J

Science educator Mark Janssen from Little Chute High School will blind us with cool science! His dynamic highly motivational show will get the entire crowd engaged in learning about a variety of science topics. Exploding paint cans, a bed of nails, chemistry "magic" and a frozen banana hammer are just a few of the tricks he has up his sleeve. Sponsored by Outagamie Waupaca Library System.

Science Day with Mr. J

Wednesday, July 30, 2014 - 10:30am - 11:30am
Little Chute Village Hall
Mr. J

Science educator Mark Janssen from Little Chute High School will blind us with cool science! His dynamic highly motivational show will get the entire crowd engaged in learning about a variety of science topics. Exploding paint cans, a bed of nails, chemistry "magic" and a frozen banana hammer are just a few of the tricks he has up his sleeve. This program repeats at 1:30PM.

Comedy Magic & Science of Jim Lenz

Wednesday, July 23, 2014 - 1:30pm - 2:30pm
Kimberly Public Library
Jim Lenz

Get ready for comedy, drama, audience participation, and a sprinkling of science during a unique and zany show. Jim Lenz is an international science performer, a professional magician, and a Golden Apple Teacher of Distinction. Sponsored by Heart of the Valley Senior Service Club.

Comedy Magic & Science of Jim Lenz

Wednesday, July 23, 2014 - 10:30am - 11:30am
Kimberly Public Library
Jim Lenz

Get ready for comedy, drama, audience participation, and a sprinkling of science during a unique and zany show. Jim Lenz is an international science performer, a professional magician, and a Golden Apple Teacher of Distinction. Sponsored by Heart of the Valley Senior Service Club. This program repeats at 1:30PM.

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.