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Movie NightRenowned 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. May 7 - 6:00 pm Kimberly Public Library
Master Gardeners: Growing HerbsJoin 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. May 11 - 6:30 pm Little Chute Public Library
Great Beginnings Book ClubJoin 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. May 12 - 10:30 am Kimberly Public Library
Midweek MatineeEnjoy 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. May 13 - 1:00 pm Kimberly Public Library
Evening Book ClubWe'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.  May 18 - 6:30 pm Little Chute Public Library
The Book SayersWe’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. May 21 - 1:00 pm Kimberly Public Library
Books & Brews - Now at a new time.Meet us at Seth's Coffee for a new book club for the 20's & 30's crowd. We'll be discussing Everything I Never Told You by Celeste Ng. "Lydia is dead. But they don't know this yet" . . . So begins the story of this exquisite debut novel, about a Chinese American family living in 1970s small-town Ohio. A profoundly moving story of family, history, and the meaning of home, Everything I Never Told You is both a gripping page-turner and a sensitive family portrait, exploring the divisions between cultures and the rifts within a family as they struggle, all their lives, to understand one another. Jun 1 - 7:00 pm Seth's Coffee (106 E Main St, Little Chute)
FOLKS MeetingThe next meeting of the Friends of the Kimberly-Little Chute Public Library is scheduled for Tuesday, June 2nd at 7:00PM at the Kimberly Library. All are welcome! Please bring your ideas and enthusiasm. Jun 2 - 7:00 pm Kimberly Public Library
Kimberly Memory Project Celebrates Local HeroesLibrary volunteer, Mary Lamers, has been recording video interviews of Kimberly residents who can remember the early days of the Village. During her interviews, she made connections with many local veterans who shared a wealth of history not only related to the Village of Kimberly, but also regarding their experiences in World War II. Come and hear their stories and help us celebrate the lives of our local heroes! Learn more at www.kimlit.org/memoryproject. Jun 4 - 6:30 pm Kimberly Public Library
Master Gardeners: Vegetable GardeningVegetable gardening is very rewarding. Serving tomatoes and beans that you have grown yourself taste so much better! Join the Outagamie Country Master Gardeners to learn a few basics to start your own vegetable garden. Jun 8 - 6:30 pm Little Chute Public Library
Randy Peterson in ConcertRandy will kickoff our summer reading program "Every Hero Has a Story" with his original musical story called "Searching for a Superhero." Featuring fun songs and rhyming narration, this program will cover all aspects of being a hero--doctors, teachers, veterans, guide dogs, to caped crusaders. Fun for all ages! Thank you to the Outagamie Waupaca Library System (OWLS) for sponsoring this program. Jun 10 - 10:30 am Kimberly Public Library
Randy Peterson in ConcertRandy will kickoff our summer reading program "Every Hero Has a Story" with his original musical story called "Searching for a Superhero." Featuring fun songs and rhyming narration, this program will cover all aspects of being a hero--doctors, teachers, veterans, guide dogs, to caped crusaders. Fun for all ages! Thank you to the Outagamie Waupaca Library System (OWLS) for sponsoring this program. Jun 10 - 1:30 pm Kimberly Public Library
Little Chute Bike TourJoin the Kimberly-Little Chute Public Library and History Museum at the Castle for a bicycle tour of local history. The tour will visit historic sites associated with Dutch immigration, lock tenders, Lamers Dairy, and the paper industry. The ride is approximately 5 miles at a leisurely pace and incorporates city trail and bike lane infrastructure. Participants are required to follow bike safety and wear helmets. Registration required by calling the library at 788-7825. Jun 10 - 6:00 pm Little Chute Public Library
Superhero Crafts and Evil Villain SnacksBring your creativity and love of super heroes (and villains) to this program. We’ll provide materials for a variety of crafts and a Minion snack. Jun 15 - 1:30 pm Little Chute Public Library
Bubble Wonders with Geoff AkinsBubble caterpillars, volcano bubbles, dancing bubbles, bubbles inside bubbles, a child inside a bubble, and even a square bubble?! You will be inspired as Geoff works magic with bubbles to demonstrate that “anything is possible!” Sponsored by Outagamie Waupaca Library System This program repeats at 1:30 p.m. Jun 17 - 10:30 am Little Chute Public LibraryLittle Chute Village Hall
Midweek MatineeEnjoy 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. Jun 17 - 1:00 pm Kimberly Public Library