Adults

Books & Brews

Monday, March 2, 2015 - 5:30pm - 6:30pm ~ Seth's Coffee (106 E Main St, Little Chute)
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Author: Michael Pollan

Meet us at Seth's Coffee for a new book club for the 20's & 30's crowd. We'll be discussing In Defense of Food by Michael Pollan. The bestselling author of "The Omnivore's Dilemma” proposes a new (and very old) answer to the question of what we should eat.

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Destination DIY: Knitting

Saturday, March 7, 2015 - 10:30am - 12:00pm
Little Chute Public Library
balls of yarn and knitting needles

If you have always wanted to learn how to knit, this is your opportunity. Our knitting librarians will share their knowledge to get you on your way to DIY. Learn the basics of casting on, knitting, and finishing a piece. Please bring U.S.-size 8 or 9 knitting needles. Yarn will be provided for a practice project.

Emily’s Story: The Brave Journey of an Orphan Train Rider

Thursday, March 5, 2015 - 6:00pm - 7:30pm
Kimberly Public Library
photo of children by a steam engine train

Between 1854 and 1929, nearly 150,000 children were transported from New York City to the homes of farm families in almost every state. Author Clark Kidder tells the story of his paternal grandmother, brought to Wisconsin in 1909 as one of these orphan children.

2015 Fox Cities Reads

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We are happy to announce that the 2015 Fox Cities Reads selection is Orphan Train by Christina Baker Kline! Pick up a copy today, join in upcoming discussions & programs, and see this best selling author April 20-21st in the Fox Cities. You can learn more about Fox Cities Reads and this year's book at www.foxcitiesreads.org.

Mah Jongg Class

Monday, March 2, 2015 - 6:00pm - 8:00pm
Monday, March 9, 2015 - 6:00pm - 8:00pm
Monday, March 16, 2015 - 6:00pm - 8:00pm
Little Chute Public Library
three mah jongg tiles

Curious about Mah Jongg? Come learn from Margie! Join her Mondays in March to learn about the traditional game and how it’s played. She’ll share her knowledge and teach you the basics. Classes to be held March 2, 9, and 16. Attendance each week recommended. 

 
 

Mah Jongg Class

Monday, March 2, 2015 - 6:00pm - 8:00pm
Monday, March 9, 2015 - 6:00pm - 8:00pm
Monday, March 16, 2015 - 6:00pm - 8:00pm
Little Chute Public Library
three mah jongg tiles

Curious about Mah Jongg? Come learn from Margie! Join her Mondays in March to learn about the traditional game and how it’s played. She’ll share her knowledge and teach you the basics. Classes to be held March 2, 9, and 16. Attendance each week recommended. 

 
 

Mah Jongg Class

Monday, March 2, 2015 - 6:00pm - 8:00pm
Monday, March 9, 2015 - 6:00pm - 8:00pm
Monday, March 16, 2015 - 6:00pm - 8:00pm
Little Chute Public Library
three mah jongg tiles

Curious about Mah Jongg? Come learn from Margie! Join her Mondays in March to learn about the traditional game and how it’s played. She’ll share her knowledge and teach you the basics. Classes to be held March 2, 9, and 16. Attendance each week recommended. 

 
 

Midweek Matinee

Wednesday, December 9, 2015 - 1:00pm - 3:00pm
Kimberly Public Library

Enjoy an afternoon at the movies! Title for this month to be determined. Save the date! Refreshments will be provided. Brought to you in partnership with Kimberly Senior Citizens.

Midweek Matinee

Wednesday, November 11, 2015 - 1:00pm - 3:00pm
Kimberly Public Library

Enjoy an afternoon at the movies! Title for this month to be determined. Save the date! Refreshments will be provided. Brought to you in partnership with Kimberly Senior Citizens.

Midweek Matinee

Wednesday, October 14, 2015 - 1:00pm - 3:00pm
Kimberly Public Library

Enjoy an afternoon at the movies! Title for this month to be determined. Save the date! Refreshments will be provided. Brought to you in partnership with Kimberly Senior Citizens.

Midweek Matinee

Wednesday, September 23, 2015 - 1:00pm - 3:00pm
Kimberly Public Library

Enjoy an afternoon at the movies! Title for this month to be determined. Save the date! Refreshments will be provided. Brought to you in partnership with Kimberly Senior Citizens.

Midweek Matinee

Wednesday, August 12, 2015 - 1:00pm - 3:00pm
Kimberly Public Library

Enjoy an afternoon at the movies! Title for this month to be determined. Save the date! Refreshments will be provided. Brought to you in partnership with Kimberly Senior Citizens.

Midweek Matinee

Wednesday, July 15, 2015 - 1:00pm - 3:00pm
Kimberly Public Library

Enjoy an afternoon at the movies! Title for this month to be determined. Save the date! Refreshments will be provided. Brought to you in partnership with Kimberly Senior Citizens.

Midweek Matinee

Wednesday, June 17, 2015 - 1:00pm - 3:00pm
Kimberly Public Library

Enjoy an afternoon at the movies! Title for this month to be determined. Save the date! Refreshments will be provided. Brought to you in partnership with Kimberly Senior Citizens.

Midweek Matinee

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

Enjoy an afternoon at the movies! Title for this month to be determined. Save the date! Refreshments will be provided. Brought to you in partnership with Kimberly Senior Citizens.

Midweek Matinee

Wednesday, April 22, 2015 - 1:00pm - 3:00pm
Kimberly Public Library

They were known simply as 'The Lost Boys.' Orphaned by the brutal civil war in Sudan that began in 1983, these young victims traveled as many as a thousand miles on foot in search of safety. Fifteen years later, a humanitarian effort would bring 3,600 lost boys and girls to America. This film tells their story. The Good Lie is rated PG-13. Refreshments will be provided. Brought to you by the library and Kimberly Senior Citizens.

Midweek Matinee

Wednesday, March 11, 2015 - 1:00pm - 3:00pm
Kimberly Public Library

Enjoy an afternoon at the movies! Big city lawyer Hank Palmer returns to his childhood home where his father, the town's judge, is suspected of murder. Hank sets out to discover the truth and, along the way, reconnects with his estranged family. The Judge is rated R. Refreshments will be provided. Brought to you in partnership with Kimberly Senior Citizens.

Volunteers Needed!

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We are looking for some faithful volunteers who would be great at shelving materials at the Gerard H. Van Hoof Library in Little Chute on Tuesdays, Thursdays and/or Fridays. If you are interested, please complete our Volunteer Application and return it to the library. More information about volunteer opportunities is available at http://www.kimlit.org/support-us/volunteer

2014 Fox Cities Reads

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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.

A Year of Listening Dangerously

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In 2013, InfoSoup Librarians challenged all adult library card holders to read books and write reviews in A Year of Reading Dangerously. Because of the success of this year-long program, they are continuing the challenge in 2014 with A Year of Listening Dangerously. Why not broaden your horizons and try a new format? Continue the challenge, and read dangerously this year, with your eyes OR your ears!