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2017 Fox Cities Reads

Fox Cities Reads

Fox Cities Reads is happy to announce that Stella by Starlight by best-selling author Sharon Draper has been selected for the 2017 one book, one community reading program. Pick up a copy of the book and participate in discussions & events leading up to the author's visit to the Fox Cities April 4th & 5th, 2017. More information about the book & author can be found on the Fox Cities Reads website.

Book Babies Story Time

Tuesday, February 7, 2017 - 10:10am - 10:40am
Tuesday, February 14, 2017 - 10:10am - 10:40am
Tuesday, February 21, 2017 - 10:10am - 10:40am
Tuesday, February 28, 2017 - 10:10am - 10:40am
Tuesday, March 7, 2017 - 10:10am - 10:40am
Tuesday, March 14, 2017 - 10:10am - 10:40am
Tuesday, March 21, 2017 - 10:10am - 10:40am
Kimberly Public Library
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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.

Family Story Time

Wednesday, February 8, 2017 - 10:10am - 10:45am
Wednesday, February 15, 2017 - 10:10am - 10:45am
Wednesday, February 22, 2017 - 10:10am - 10:45am
Wednesday, March 1, 2017 - 10:10am - 10:45am
Wednesday, March 8, 2017 - 10:10am - 10:45am
Wednesday, March 15, 2017 - 10:10am - 10:45am
Wednesday, March 22, 2017 - 10:10am - 10:45am
Little Chute Public Library

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 10:10 a.m.

Master Gardener Presents: Flower Bed Design

Monday, February 27, 2017 - 6:30pm - 7:30pm
Little Chute Public Library
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Learn tips and tricks for planting flower beds that pop. Master Gardener Sonnet Uhlenbrauck will help you improve the curb appeal of your home by choosing plants using color combinations and color contrast and creating focal points with upcycled materials in the garden. Focal points bring visual order and add character to your garden. As a landscape designer, Sonnet has taken her own yard from a blank slate to one with beautiful garden rooms and focal points. Come and be inspired to create flower beds that will be the knockout on your block.  Visit the Outagamie County Master Gardeners online here to learn more about all of their upcoming classes and programs.

 

Family Movie Night: Moana

Tuesday, March 7, 2017 - 6:00pm - 7:30pm
Kimberly Public Library

Moana, the daughter of the chief of her tribe, sets off for a fabled island with her hero, the demigod Maui. Along their voyage, they battle the treacherous ocean and encounter enormous fiery creatures and impossible odds, all the while learning what the power of love between friends can accomplish. Rated PG. Free popcorn.