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Amazing American Heroes with Great Scott the Magician

Wednesday, July 29, 2015 - 10:30am - 11:15am
Little Chute Public Library
four historical portraits

Magic and ventriloquism combine with plenty of humor and audience interaction in this fun-tastic, factual look at historical heroes, including Amelia Earhart, Neil Armstrong, Harriet Tubman, Thomas Edison, and Harry Houdini. This program is brought to you by a gift from US Venture. Program repeats at 1:30 p.m.

Superhero Boot Camp

Friday, July 31, 2015 - 10:30am - 11:30am
Kimberly Public Library
kid superhero

Do you have what it takes to be a superhero? Show off your skills with an obstacle course, create a mask, and craft a super lollipop. Join us for this super ending to our summer reading program!

Books & Brews

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

Meet us at Seth's Coffee for a new book club for the 20's & 30's crowd. We'll be discussing Ready Player One by Ernest Cline. In the year 2044, reality is an ugly place. The only time teenage Wade Watts really feels alive is when he's jacked into the virtual utopia known as the OASIS. Wade's devoted his life to studying the puzzles hidden within this world's digital confines— but when he stumbles upon the first clue, he finds himself beset by players willing to kill to take this ultimate prize. The race is on, and if Wade's going to survive, he'll have to win—and confront the real world he's always been so desperate to escape.

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Pages in the Park

Tuesday, August 4, 2015 - 5:00pm - 7:00pm
Heesakker Park, Little Chute

Enjoy a story walk in the woods anytime between 5-7 p.m. Read about a very hairy and unusual hero at page stations along the path at Heesakker Park as the library presents Wilfred by Ryan T. Higgins. Bring along a picnic supper if you wish and enjoy at great family night at the park.


Tuesday, August 4, 2015 - 6:00pm - 8:00pm
Kimberly Public Library
zentangle tile

Zentangle is an easy to learn and relaxing method of creating beautiful images from structured patterns. It has been known to increase focus, reduce stress and provides artistic satisfaction and creativity. Even if you don’t consider yourself creative or artistic, you can create something beautiful the first time you try it. During this participatory demonstration Cathy Staeven, Certified Zentangle Teacher, will share step by step instructions to guide you in creating intricate designs using simple pen strokes. Discover the joy and focus of putting pen to paper. Registration required - call 788-7515.

FOLKS Meeting

Tuesday, August 4, 2015 - 7:00pm - 8:00pm
Kimberly Public Library

The next meeting of the Friends of the Kimberly-Little Chute Public Library is scheduled for Tuesday, August 4th at 7:00PM at the Kimberly Library. All are welcome! Please bring your ideas and enthusiasm.

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Teen Movie Event (PG-13)

Wednesday, August 5, 2015 - 1:00pm - 3:30pm
Little Chute Public Library

Join us for the second installment of the Divergent trilogy: Insurgent. Now on the run from the power-hungry Erudites, Tris and Four search for allies and answers in the ruins of Chicago. They must find out what Tris' family sacrificed their lives to protect and why the Erudites will do anything to stop them. For teens in grades 6 & up and adult fans of teen lit. Free popcorn provided.

Super Reader Celebration

Thursday, August 6, 2015 - 10:30am - 11:15am
Kimberly Public Library
Super Reader Celebration

Join us as we celebrate all of the Super Readers who donated their reading hours to our 3 summer reading charities. Representatives from our charities will be present to receive a check for their cause and to share a little bit about their organization. Make a thank you card for our summer sponsors and a Superhero Certificate for that special someone in your life. Refreshments will be provided.

Family Movie Event

Friday, August 7, 2015 - 10:30am - 12:00pm
Little Chute Public Library
girl and mom with cat and alien

In the movie Home, a lovable misfit from another planet meets a girl named Tip. The two unlikely friends embark on the greatest journey of all time. Rated PG. Free popcorn provided.