Inspiring and supporting lifelong learning and the love of reading

Teens

Welcome to the Tweens & Teens page! We are passionate about connecting teens with great books & authors, encouraging reading for pleasure, and creating fun experiences at the library. If you need help, please contact the library and ask for Ms. Ann.

Summer is a perfect time to read for pleasure, and the library has a great music-inspired summer reading program called Libraries Rock! to encourage you in your reading endeavors. Registration begins on May 29 , and the program runs June 11-August 4 for eight weeks of reading fun! Stop by either location to sign up and pick up your reading logs. Read for two hours each week for a chance to win a grand prize, plus engage in classes, concert, and other shows that entertain and educate. See you this summer!

Monday, July 23, 2018 - 11:00am to 12:00pm
Little Chute Public Library

It's the season for wildflowers! Discover many varieties of wildflowers and how to arrange colorful bouquets to add beauty to your space. All supplies will be provided, and everyone will go home with an arrangement. Registration is required as space is limited. Please stop by either location or call 788-7825 to register starting on June 18. For teens in grades 6-12 only.

Tuesday, July 24, 2018 - 1:00pm to 3:00pm
Kimberly Public Library

Learn the process of linoleum printing as local artist Stephanie LH Harvey, artist teaches you how to carve your own linocut and create your own prints. It's artsy fun for teens in grades 6-12. No registration or fees, but we have a limited materials supply, We will allow attendees as materials/space allows. Doors open at 12:45.  Invite friends, ask questions and get excited in the Facebook event.

Wednesday, July 25, 2018 - 10:30am to 11:30am
Kimberly Public Library

The Brown County NEW Zoo's live animal ambassadors will visit the library with the Zoomobile for a fun "edZOOcational" program featuring a variety of animals. Some hands-on time will be included. 

Thursday, July 26, 2018 - 6:00pm to 8:00pm
Little Chute Public Library

KimLit Arts & Crafts happens the fourth Thursday of every month at our Little Chute location and is intended for ages 16 and up.  Occasionally, a small materials fee and/or registration will be required, but check back to be sure.  Have fun with art again!   See the beauty and joy in all types of arts and the therapeutic benefits from just exploring a new art form!   This month's topic will be announced soon.   In the meantime, invite friends and share your hot crafting tips and tricks in the Facebook Event. 

Wednesday, August 1, 2018 - 10:30am to 11:15am
Little Chute Public Library

Rondini returns with his sidekick Einstein the World's Cutest Bunny for a fun magic show for the whole family. Come enjoy some furry cuteness and magical surprises. 

Friday, August 3, 2018 - 10:30am to 11:15am
Kimberly Public Library

We'll wrap up our musical summer reading program with a fun dance party! Wear your dancing shoes and get ready to boogie to the big hits songs: YMCA, the Mack Chicken Dance, and more! Fun for the whole family!

Monday, August 6, 2018 - 1:00pm to 2:00pm
Tuesday, August 7, 2018 - 1:00pm to 2:00pm
Wednesday, August 8, 2018 - 1:00pm to 2:00pm
Thursday, August 9, 2018 - 1:00pm to 2:00pm
Friday, August 10, 2018 - 1:00pm to 2:00pm
Little Chute Public Library

Love to code or want to learn more about it? Taught by programmer John Emenecker, this free workshop will teach you Scratch, a visual programming language created by M.I.T. Learn problem solving, creativity, and collaboration skills in a fun manner to create games, interactive stories, and animations. This class meets daily for an hour over five days, and a commitment to attend each day is expected. Registration is required as space is limited. Please stop by either location or call 788-7825 to register starting July 9. For ages 8-14.

Monday, August 13, 2018 - 6:00pm to 6:30pm
Little Chute Public Library
Author: Kurt Dinan

Join us for a book club just for teens!  Each month we'll enjoy a great book discussion, pizza, and being with friends. August's selection is Don’t Get Caught by Kurt Dinan.  When Max falls victim to a prank from the Chaos Club, he wants revenge. Let the prank war begin.

 

Thursday, August 23, 2018 - 6:00pm to 8:00pm
Little Chute Public Library

KimLit Arts & Crafts happens the fourth Thursday of every month at our Little Chute location and is intended for ages 16 and up.  Occasionally, a small materials fee and/or registration will be required, but check back to be sure.  Have fun with art again!   See the beauty and joy in all types of arts and the therapeutic benefits from just exploring a new art form!   This month's topic will be announced soon.   In the meantime, invite friends and share your hot crafting tips and tricks in the Facebook Event. 

Tuesday, August 28, 2018 - 3:00pm to 7:00pm
Kimberly Public Library

Have some fun with KimLit's Artist in Residence for July/August, Jon Wos. More details to follow.

 

Invite friends, share your love of glass, art, Jon Wos or Kimberly by heading to the Facebook Event.    See more of Jon's art on Facebook or his website.

Thursday, September 27, 2018 - 6:00pm to 8:00pm
Little Chute Public Library

KimLit Arts & Crafts happens the fourth Thursday of every month at our Little Chute location and is intended for ages 16 and up.  Occasionally, a small materials fee and/or registration will be required, but check back to be sure.  Have fun with art again!   See the beauty and joy in all types of arts and the therapeutic benefits from just exploring a new art form!   This month's topic will be announced soon.   In the meantime, invite friends and share your hot crafting tips and tricks in the Facebook Event. 

Thursday, October 25, 2018 - 6:00pm to 8:00pm
Little Chute Public Library

KimLit Arts & Crafts happens the fourth Thursday of every month at our Little Chute location and is intended for ages 16 and up.  Occasionally, a small materials fee and/or registration will be required, but check back to be sure.  Have fun with art again!   See the beauty and joy in all types of arts and the therapeutic benefits from just exploring a new art form!   This month's topic will be announced soon.   In the meantime, invite friends and share your hot crafting tips and tricks in the Facebook Event. 

Monday, November 19, 2018 - 5:00pm
Little Chute Public Library

Come play classic board games and eat pizza at our Little Chute location! This is a free event; the more the merrier! We supply the games, soda, and pizza; you supply the fun! 

Some of the games we will be featuring include: Monopoly, Yahtzee, Trouble, Life, Sorry!, Connect 4, and Clue.

To invite your competetion on Facebook, find the event by clicking HERE

Thursday, December 27, 2018 - 6:00pm to 8:00pm
Little Chute Public Library

KimLit Arts & Crafts happens the fourth Thursday of every month at our Little Chute location and is intended for ages 16 and up.  Occasionally, a small materials fee and/or registration will be required, but check back to be sure.  Have fun with art again!   See the beauty and joy in all types of arts and the therapeutic benefits from just exploring a new art form!   This month's topic will be announced soon.   In the meantime, invite friends and share your hot crafting tips and tricks in the Facebook Event. 

Thursday, January 24, 2019 - 6:00pm to 8:00pm
Little Chute Public Library

KimLit Arts & Crafts happens the fourth Thursday of every month at our Little Chute location and is intended for ages 16 and up.  Occasionally, a small materials fee and/or registration will be required, but check back to be sure.  Have fun with art again!   See the beauty and joy in all types of arts and the therapeutic benefits from just exploring a new art form!   This month's topic will be announced soon.   In the meantime, invite friends and share your hot crafting tips and tricks in the Facebook Event. 

Please note:  This location is closed to the general public at this time, so we get the library all to ourselves to create and explore this month's arts/crafts topic. Participants (and participants only) will be able to check out materials at this time if desired.  Our Kimberly location is open until 8 pm on Thursdays.