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James J. Siebers Memorial Library
(Kimberly)

Phone: (920) 788-7515
FAX: (920) 788-7516
Email: kim [at] mail [dot] owls [dot] lib [dot] wi [dot] us
Address: 515 W. Kimberly Avenue, Kimberly, WI 54136

Gerard H. Van Hoof Library
(Little Chute)

Phone: (920) 788-7825
FAX: (920) 788-7827
Email:lit [at] mail [dot] owls [dot] lib [dot] wi [dot] us
Address: 625 Grand Avenue, Little Chute, WI 54140

Library Director, Beth Carpenter, may be contacted at the numbers above or bcarpent [at] mail [dot] owls [dot] lib [dot] wi [dot] us (subject: Message%20from%20web%20site) (via email).

Youth Services Librarian, Ann Hardginski, may be contacted at the numbers above or ahardgin [at] mail [dot] owls [dot] lib [dot] wi [dot] us (subject: Message%20from%20web%20site) (via email).

Library Board President, Jim Moes, may be contacted jim [at] littlechutewi [dot] org (subject: Message%20from%20Web%20Site) (via email).

Open Hours

NOTE: Beginning Monday, January 5, 2015, the library's hours will be changing and will be the same year 'round with the exception of Saturdays, which will close in summer.

James J. Siebers Memorial Library
(Kimberly)
Gerard H. Van Hoof Memorial Library
(Little Chute)
  • MON - 10AM to 5PM
  • TUE - 10AM to 8PM
  • WED - 10AM to 5PM
  • THU - 10AM to 8PM
  • FRI - 10AM to 5PM
  • SAT - 10AM to 2PM
    (closed Memorial Day to Labor Day)
  • SUN - closed
  • MON - 10AM to 8PM
  • TUE - 10AM to 5PM
  • WED - 10AM to 8PM
  • THU - 10AM to 5PM
  • FRI - 10AM to 5PM
  • SAT - 10AM to 2PM
    (closed Memorial Day to Labor Day)
  • SUN - closed

Read more about why the library hours are changing.

Current Hours (until January 5, 2015)

James J. Siebers Memorial Library
(Kimberly)
Gerard H. Van Hoof Library
(Little Chute)
School Year
(Labor Day through Memorial Day)
School Year
(Labor Day through Memorial Day)
  • MON-THU - 10AM to 8PM
  • FRI - 10AM to 5PM
  • SAT - 10AM to 2PM
  • SUN - closed
  • MON-THU - 10AM to 8PM
  • FRI - 10AM to 5PM
  • SAT - 10AM to 2PM
  • SUN - closed
Summer
(Memorial Day through Labor Day)
Summer
(Memorial Day through Labor Day)
  • MON, WED, FRI - 10AM to 5PM
  • TUE, THU - 10AM to 8PM
  • SAT, SUN - closed
  • MON, WED - 10AM to 8PM
  • TUE, THU, FRI - 10AM to 5PM
  • SAT, SUN - closed

The library is closed on the following holidays:

  • New Year's Day
  • Good Friday
  • Memorial Day
  • Independence Day
  • Labor Day
  • Thanksgiving Day & the day after Thanksgiving
  • Christmas Eve
  • Christmas Day

Locations

The Kimberly-Little Chute Public Library is a joint public library, which includes two locations.

James J. Siebers Memorial Library
515 West Kimberly Avenue
Kimberly, Wisconsin 54136

 


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Gerard H. Van Hoof Memorial Library
625 Grand Avenue
Little Chute, Wisconsin 54140

 


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Library Administration

The James J. Siebers Memorial Library in Kimberly and the Gerard H. Van Hoof Library in Little Chute make up the joint Kimberly - Little Chute Public Library. The Director for the joint library is Beth Carpenter. You may contact the Director at the e-mail address listed below or by telephone. Kimberly's phone number is 920-788-7515; Little Chute's phone number is 920-788-7825.

  • Beth Carpenter: bcarpent [at] mail [dot] owls [dot] lib [dot] wi [dot] us (subject: Question%20from%20the%20library%20website)

Library Board

Library Board Members

The Library Board is comprised of 8 representatives from the villages of Little Chute and Kimberly. One representative is from each of the community's village boards, one is from each of the community's school districts, and four are citizen representatives - three from Little Chute and one from Kimberly. Members are:

Tamara Talsma Little Chute citizen representative
James Hietpas Little Chute Village Board representative
Phil Yunk Kimberly School District representative
Jim Moes, President Little Chute citizen representative
Amanda Fletcher Little Chute School District representative
Mike Hruzek Kimberly Village Board representative
Rose Vander Velden Kimberly citizen representative
Lori Vanderloop, Vice President Little Chute citizen representative

Kimberly-Little Chute Public Library Plan: 2011-2015

In 2011, a 7-month planning process was implemented to evaluate current library services, examine community needs, and develop a service plan, which culminated in the approval of a 5-year plan that will guide library programs and services. Thank you to everyone who participated in surveys, focus groups, interviews, etc. as part of the process! Your input was invaluable. Here are the results:

Sites for Trustees

The library board meets the 3rd Tuesday of the month at 4:30 p.m. Meeting sites alternate between the Kimberly and Little Chute libraries.

The next scheduled Library Board meeting is:
  • Tuesday, December 16, 2014 - 4:30pm - 5:30pm at the Kimberly Public Library
Board Meeting Minutes