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Movie Night

Thursday, May 7, 2015 - 6:00pm - 8:00pm
Kimberly Public Library
The Theory of Everything

Renowned astrophysicist Stephen Hawking falls deeply in love with fellow Cambridge student Jane Wilde. Once a healthy, active young man, Hawking received an earth-shattering diagnosis at 21 years of age. With Jane fighting tirelessly by his side, Stephen embarks on his most ambitious scientific work, studying the very thing he now has precious little of: time. Together, they defy impossible odds, breaking new ground in medicine and science. Rated PG-13.

Master Gardeners: Growing Herbs

Monday, May 11, 2015 - 6:30pm - 7:30pm
Little Chute Public Library
herbs in clay pots

Join the Outagamie County Master Gardeners to learn how to grow and use herbs. Herbs are a great way to add spice to your life! They are not demanding and add interest to both your food and your garden.

Great Beginnings Book Club

Tuesday, May 12, 2015 - 10:30am - 11:30am ~ Kimberly Public Library
Author: Adriana Trigiana

Join us for the Great Beginnings Book Club as we discuss Don’t Sing at the Table by Adriana Trigiani. Visit the past to seek answers to the essential questions that define the challenges women face today. The author shares a treasure trove of insight and guidance from her two grandmothers.

Midweek Matinee

Wednesday, May 13, 2015 - 1:00pm - 3:00pm
Kimberly Public Library

Enjoy an afternoon at the movies! This month's film tells the story of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.'s historical struggle to secure voting rights for all people. A dangerous and terrifying campaign that culminated with an epic march from Selma to Montgomery, Alabama in 1964. Refreshments will be provided. Rated PG-13. Brought to you in partnership with Kimberly Senior Citizens.

Evening Book Club

Monday, May 18, 2015 - 6:30pm - 7:30pm ~ Little Chute Public Library
Author: Rainbow Rowell

We'll be discussing Eleanor & Park by Rainbow Rowell. Set over the course of one school year in 1986, this is the story of two star-crossed misfits--smart enough to know that first love almost never lasts, but brave and desperate enough to try. When Eleanor meets Park, you'll remember your own first love--and just how hard it pulled you under. 

The Book Sayers

Thursday, May 21, 2015 - 1:00pm - 2:00pm ~ Kimberly Public Library
Author: Rachel Joyce

We’ll be discussing The Unlikely Pilgrimage of Harold Fry by Rachel Joyce. Harold Fry--retired sales rep, beleaguered husband, passive observer of his own life--decides one morning to walk 600 miles across England to save an old friend. It might not work, mind you, but that's hardly the point. Setting off on the long journey, he is wholly, endearingly unprepared. But as he travels, Harold finally has time to reflect on his failings, and this helps him become someone we can respect. After walking for a while in Harold Fry's very human shoes, you might find that your own fit a bit better.

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