Kids and Families

Legos at Your Leisure

Friday, December 29, 2017 - 9:30am - 11:30am
Little Chute Public Library
the word

Stop by anytime between 9:30-11:30 a.m. for free play time with our awesome Legos, MagnaTiles, and Build-a-Road sets. All ages welcome. All items were purchased through a generous grant from the Great Wisconsin Cheese Festival (Cheesefest).

1000 Books Graduation Ceremony

Thursday, November 30, 2017 - 6:30pm - 7:00pm
Kimberly Public Library
farm animals

All families who have finished the 1000 Books Program and have not attended a previous graduation are invited to this special ceremony to honor your child’s achievement. Please RSVP at 788-7515 by November 28.

PJ Story Time: Rainbow Fish 25th Anniversary

Monday, November 6, 2017 - 6:30pm - 7:15pm
Little Chute Public Library
fish with colorful scales

Something fishy is going on at the library - a 25th anniversary celebration of the modern classic picture book The Rainbow Fish! Kids are invited to wear their pajamas and enjoy the story about a beautiful fish who discovers friendship and happiness when he learns to share. A craft and activities are included.

Monster Mash Story Time

Tuesday, October 31, 2017 - 10:00am - 10:40am
Kimberly Public Library
tissue box made into a monster
Dress up in your favorite costume and have lots of fun with stories featuring not-too-scary monsters and catchy tunes during this special story time event. Craft your own silly monster buddy, too! Great for kids up to age 6 and their parents/caregivers, but all ages welcome.

Story Time: Celebrate Mo-Vember

Friday, November 3, 2017 - 10:00am - 10:40am
Friday, November 10, 2017 - 10:00am - 10:40am
Friday, November 17, 2017 - 10:00am - 10:40am
Little Chute Public Library

We're mad about Mo! Celebrate the wonderfully fun books of author Mo Willems--the creator of such favorite characters as Elephant and Piggie, Knuffle Bunny, and that Pigeon who always wants to drive the bus. We'll share Mo's stories and include a craft during this special three-week storytime. Geared for kids up to age 5 and their parents/caregivers.

Story Time: Celebrate Mo-Vember

Friday, November 3, 2017 - 10:00am - 10:40am
Friday, November 10, 2017 - 10:00am - 10:40am
Friday, November 17, 2017 - 10:00am - 10:40am
Little Chute Public Library

We're mad about Mo! Celebrate the wonderfully fun books of author Mo Willems--the creator of such favorite characters as Elephant and Piggie, Knuffle Bunny, and that Pigeon who always wants to drive the bus. We'll share Mo's stories and include a craft during this special three-week storytime. Geared for kids up to age 5 and their parents/caregivers.

Story Time: Celebrate Mo-Vember

Friday, November 3, 2017 - 10:00am - 10:40am
Friday, November 10, 2017 - 10:00am - 10:40am
Friday, November 17, 2017 - 10:00am - 10:40am
Little Chute Public Library

We're mad about Mo! Celebrate the wonderfully fun books of author Mo Willems--the creator of such favorite characters as Elephant and Piggie, Knuffle Bunny, and that Pigeon who always wants to drive the bus. We'll share Mo's stories and include a craft during this special three-week storytime. Geared for kids up to age 5 and their parents/caregivers.

Winter Break Family Movie: Despicable Me 3

Wednesday, December 27, 2017 - 10:00am - 11:30am
Kimberly Public Library
movie characters

Gru and the Minions are back! Enjoy this fun “three-quel” as Gru meets his long-lost charming and successful twin brother Dru who wants to team up with him for one last criminal heist. Rated PG. Free popcorn.

Descpicable Me 3 is scheduled to be released on DVD in December. A substitute movie will be shown if the DVD release date comes after December 27.

Pooches & Pages: Read to a Therapy Dog

Saturday, November 18, 2017 - 10:30am - 12:00pm
Little Chute Public Library
dog

Pooches and Pages is our reading to therapy dogs program held on the third Saturday of the month (September-November and January-April) in partnership with Compassionate Canines. Kids in grades 1-5 are invited to sign up for a 15-minute time slot to read to a canine friend.

Family Story Time

Thursday, September 14, 2017 - 10:00am - 10:35am
Thursday, September 21, 2017 - 10:00am - 10:35am
Thursday, September 28, 2017 - 10:00am - 10:35am
Thursday, October 5, 2017 - 10:00am - 10:35am
Thursday, October 12, 2017 - 10:00am - 10:35am
Thursday, October 19, 2017 - 10:00am - 10:35am
Thursday, October 26, 2017 - 10:00am - 10:35am
Kimberly Public Library
owl holding book

Discover a wide variety of splendid stories from classic tales to newer picture books during this seven-week session of story time for preschoolers and their parents/caregivers. Early literacy concepts such as letter recognition, counting, coloring, and shapes will be covered. Music and fun are added bonuses! Story Time is also held on Wednesdays at 10 a.m. in Little Chute.

Family Story Time

Wednesday, September 13, 2017 - 10:00am - 10:35am
Wednesday, September 20, 2017 - 10:00am - 10:35am
Wednesday, September 27, 2017 - 10:00am - 10:35am
Wednesday, October 4, 2017 - 10:00am - 10:35am
Wednesday, October 11, 2017 - 10:00am - 10:35am
Wednesday, October 18, 2017 - 10:00am - 10:35am
Wednesday, October 25, 2017 - 10:00am - 10:35am
Little Chute Public Library
owl holding book

Discover a wide variety of splendid stories from classic tales to newer picture books during this seven-week session of story time for preschoolers and their parents/caregivers. Early literacy concepts such as letter recognition, counting, coloring, and shapes will be covered. Music and fun are added bonuses! Story Time repeats each week on Thursdays in Kimberly at 10 a.m.

Book Babies Story Time

Tuesday, October 24, 2017 - 10:00am - 10:30am
Tuesday at 10 am from Sept 12 through Oct 24
Kimberly Public Library

It's never too early to read to your child. Enjoy rollicking rhymes, sweet stories, and merry music during this story time session geared for babies birth-24 months. Playtime included afterwards. Older sibling helpers are welcome and are encouraged to bring along their own special stuffed toy or doll.

Zoomalata Magic

Thursday, December 28, 2017 - 10:30am - 11:15am
Little Chute Public Library
man with bunny puppet in magic hat
Enjoy 45 minutes of magic, laughter, balloons, and silly mayhem during this family fun magic show performed by the Amazing Zoomalata with special appearance by Sherman the Magic Bunny.

2016 Summer Reading Program

Kimberly-Little Chute Library has summer reading programs for ages 3 through adult, so bring in the entire family for some summer fun. Programs run from June 6th through July 29th. Registration opens Tuesday, May 31st!

2014 Fox Cities Reads

Fox Cities Reads logo

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.