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.
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.
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.
The library is excited to introduce our Artist-in-Residence, Benjamin D. Rinehart!
Benjamin is an Associate Professor of Painting and Printmaking at Lawrence University. He has some prints, pop up books and more displayed at Little Chute. He will be having three different All-Ages Artful Saturday mornings over the course of his residency in September and October in Kimberly.
(visit the Calendar of Events for more details for Workshops) No registration required.
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.
What a fun way to improve reading skills! Registration is required, either in person or by calling 788-7825. You may register for more than one month at a time.
Get inspired to deck your halls for fall and winter holidays with the many examples and fresh ideas shared by a Master Gardener. This lively presentation will showcase dozens of possibilities for creating festive décor for your home with instructions on how to make them.
Visit the Outagamie County Master Gardeners online here to learn more about all of their upcoming classes and programs.
Crisp fall weather reminds us of campfires! Enjoy the tradition of campfires with a special "campfire songs" performance from our Adult Services librarian, Angie Bishop. Bring your favorite campfire or camping memory to share, and be ready to enjoy a new twist on an old favorite - the S'MORE!
Memory cafes welcome those experiencing early stage dementia, mild memory loss or cognitive impariment as well as family and friends of those affected. It's a great opportunity for lively discussions, information gathering, refreshments, camradarie and lots of creative fun! A collaboration of the Fox Valley Memory Project, Village of Kimberly Parks and Recreation, and the Kimberly - 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.