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Books & Brews

Monday, August 3, 2015 - 7:00pm - 8:00pm ~ Seth's Coffee (106 E Main St, Little Chute)
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Author: Ernest Cline

We'll be discussing Ready Player One by Ernest Cline. In the year 2044, reality is an ugly place. Stuffed to the gills with action, puzzles, nerdy romance, and 80s nostalgia, this high energy cyber-quest will make geeks everywhere feel like they were separated at birth from author Ernest Cline.

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Fox Cities Book Festival

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The Fox Cities Book Festival will take place April 20-26, 2015. We have a fabulous line-up of authors coming to our library this year! Take a look at who is coming, pick up their books at the library, and get the author visits on your calendar today. Full schedule available here.

Master Gardeners: Creating Holiday Decorations

Monday, November 9, 2015 - 6:30pm - 7:30pm
Little Chute Public Library
pine cone wreath with red berries

Members of the Outagamie County Master Gardeners will demonstrate how to create beautiful holiday decorations using materials that you can find in your backyard.

Master Gardeners: A Tour of French Gardens

Monday, October 12, 2015 - 6:30pm - 7:30pm
Little Chute Public Library
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Join the Outagamie Country Master Gardeners as they share photos and stories of travels to gardens of the French Riviera and Paris. France has a wealth of beautiful gardens. Tour the gardens of Versailles, Claude Monet, the Philip Rothschild estate, and a vineyard.

Master Gardeners: Bulbs

Monday, September 14, 2015 - 6:30pm - 7:30pm
Little Chute Public Library
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Planting spring flowering bulbs should be done at this time of the year. Pick up a few tips from the Outagamie County Master Gardeners on how to plant now to create a gorgeous spring display.

Master Gardeners: Composting

Monday, August 10, 2015 - 6:30pm - 7:30pm
Little Chute Public Library
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Composting is an easy way to turn your kitchen and yard waste into the best soil amender. In this presentation the Outagamie County Master Gardeners will show us how to get started. It's easier than you think!

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.

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
To Kill a Mockingbird

Enjoy an afternoon at the movies! Gregory Peck plays a southern lawyer who defends a black man accused of rape in this film version of the Pulitzer Prize-winning novel. The way in which it captures a time, a place, and above all, a mood, makes To Kill a Mockingbird a masterpiece. 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! This month's new-to-DVD film is based on the literary classic by Thomas Hardy about Bathsheba Everdene who is an independent woman who attracts 3 different suitors: a sheep farmer; a dashing soldier; and a prosperous, older bachelor. Far From the Madding Crowd is rated PG-13. 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! 

Fox Cities Reads

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The 2013 Fox Cities Reads is underway! This year's author is Richard Louv, and two of his books, Last Child in the Woods and The Nature Principle, have been selected for this year's Reads program. Join us for some fun Reads events taking place at the Kimberly-Little Chute Public Library during March and April 2013.

2013 Adult Reading Challenge

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InfoSoup libraries are challenging adults to read books and write reviews in 2013 for a chance to win big prizes! The reading challenge is open to all adults 18 years or older who have a valid InfoSoup Library card. Learn more about it at http://read.infosoup.org/.