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Reading in a Winter Wonderland: Winter Reading...Read away the January blues by joining the winter-themed BINGO-style reading program for all ages called Reading in a Winter Wonderland. Sign up begins Tuesday, December 27--visit the Kimberly or Little Chute Public Library to pick up your BINGO card. Jan 3
Midweek MatineeJoin us for a relaxing afternoon at the movies! We'll be showing a new-to-DVD movie. Heiress Florence Foster Jenkins (Meryl Streep) longs to become an opera star in 1940s New York, despite possessing a horrible singing voice. With the help and encouragement of her husband (Hugh Grant) and a talented musician (Simon Helberg), she finds a very strange kind of success as a performer and recording artist. Refreshments will be provided. Brought to you in partnership with the Kimberly Senior Citizens. Jan 18 - 1:00 pm Kimberly Public Library
The Book SayersJoin The Book Sayers in January to discuss Death Comes for the Archbishop by Willa Cather. Willa Cather's best known novel is an epic--almost mythic--story of a single human life lived simply in the silence of the southwestern desert.  Jan 19 - 1:00 pm Kimberly Public Library
Book BoogieWinter got you feeling cooped up in the house? Get your preschooler movin’ and groovin’ with stories that sing plus rhymes and songs that will get everyone dancing. No sitting still allowed in this fun and action-packed story time. Wear comfy clothes and get ready to boogie! Jan 20 - 10:10 am Little Chute Public Library
Pooches and Pages: Read to a Therapy DogPooches 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.  Jan 21 - 10:30 am Little Chute Public Library
Winter Tales StorytimeWhat’s cold and snowy and blowy? January in Wisconsin, of course! Cure cabin fever with fun tales featuring winter themes and a related craft project. Great for preschoolers and their parents/caregivers. Jan 23 - 10:10 am Kimberly Public Library
Coloring and CocoaBring the entire family to this multi-generational coloring night. Color, socialize, and warm up with a cup of hot cocoa. Coloring pages, markers, and pencils will be provided. This is a drop-in program. Come at any time and stay as long as you can. Jan 24 - 5:30 pm Kimberly Public Library
Fox Cities Reads Selection LaunchThe 2017 Fox Cities Reads selection will be announced at Mapleview Middle School in Menasha on January 26th at 10:00a in the Community Room. Jan 26 - 10:00 am Maplewood Middle School, 1600 Midway Rd, Menasha, WI 54952
Book BoogieWinter got you feeling cooped up in the house? Get your preschooler movin’ and groovin’ with stories that sing plus rhymes and songs that will get everyone dancing. No sitting still allowed in this fun and action-packed story time. Wear comfy clothes and get ready to boogie! Jan 27 - 10:10 am Little Chute Public Library
Bricks and Blocks and TilesEnjoy some creative time after school building with Legos, Magna Tiles, and other building toys. All ages welcome. Thank you to U.S.Venture/Schmidt Family Foundation for providing the grant funds to purchase the supplies for our building programs. Feb 2 - 3:30 pm Kimberly Public Library
Family Show: The Juggler with the Yellow ShoesIt is the last day of our Winter Reading Program and also Take Your Child to the Library Day. Bring the whole family to the library for a fun show featuring Dan Kirk, the Juggler with the Yellow Shoes. Feb 4 - 10:30 am Little Chute Public Library
Book Babies Story TimeIt's never too early to read to your child. Enjoy rollicking rhymes, sweet stories, and merry music during this story time session geared for babies birth-24 months. Playtime included afterwards. Older sibling helpers are welcome and are encouraged to bring along their own special stuffed toy or doll. Feb 7 - 10:10 am Kimberly Public Library
Creative Coloring for AdultsAre you crazy for coloring? Stop in and treat yourself to some free time to color and socialize. Colored pencils and markers, and several coloring pages, will be available. Feel free to bring your own coloring books and supplies!  Feb 7 - 1:00 pm Little Chute Public Library
Family Movie Night: TrollsPoppy, the optimistic leader of the Trolls, and her polar opposite, Branch, embark on an adventure that takes them far beyond the only world they've ever known.Trolls features original music by Justin Timberlake. Rated PG. Free popcorn will be served. Feb 7 - 6:00 pm Kimberly Public Library
Family Story TimeDiscover a wide variety of splendid stories from classic tales to newer picture books during this seven-week session of story time for preschoolers and their parents/caregivers. Early literacy concepts such as letter recognition, counting, coloring, and shapes will be covered. Music and fun are added bonuses! Story Time repeats each week on Thursdays in Kimberly at 10:10 a.m. Feb 8 - 10:10 am Little Chute Public Library
Family Story TimeDiscover a wide variety of splendid stories from classic tales to newer picture books during this seven-week session of story time for preschoolers and their parents/caregivers. Early literacy concepts such as letter recognition, counting, coloring, and shapes will be covered. Music and fun are added bonuses! Story Time repeats each week on Wednesdays in Little Chute at 10:10 a.m. Feb 9 - 10:10 am Kimberly Public Library