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Soap Making Basics

Tuesday, July 22, 2014 - 1:00pm - 2:00pm
Little Chute Public Library
stack of soap

Join in an afternoon of hands-on fun learning how to make your own soap. Make a bar during the program! Free and open to the public. Part of this summer's adult reading program, Literary Elements.

Comedy Magic & Science of Jim Lenz

Wednesday, July 23, 2014 - 10:30am - 11:30am
Kimberly Public Library
Jim Lenz

Get ready for comedy, drama, audience participation, and a sprinkling of science during a unique and zany show. Jim Lenz is an international science performer, a professional magician, and a Golden Apple Teacher of Distinction. Sponsored by Heart of the Valley Senior Service Club. This program repeats at 1:30PM.

Divergent Party

Thursday, July 24, 2014 - 1:30pm - 2:30pm
Kimberly Public Library

What faction do you belong to? Celebrate the popular teen novel and movie, Divergent, by Veronica Roth, with trivia and faction stations loaded with challenges. Come dressed in the style of your favorite character or faction (Amity - red & yellow, Dauntless - black, Erudite - blue, Candor - black & white, Abnegation - gray and simple). For kids in grades 6-12 only.

The Science of Nature

Friday, July 25, 2014 - 10:30am - 11:30am
Kimberly Public Library

Get excited about Science, Technology. Engineering, Art, and Math (STEAM) on Fridays this summer! Great fun and discoveries for ages 5-11. This week, discover more about nature with a naturalist from Apple Creek YMCA's Purdy Nature Preserve. Provided in partnership with the Passport to Nature program.

Evening Book Club

Monday, July 28, 2014 - 6:30pm - 7:30pm ~ Little Chute Public Library
Author: Meg Wolitzer

The Evening Book Club will be discussing The Interestings by Meg Wolitzer. Forging a powerful bond in the mid-1970s that lasts throughout subsequent decades, six individuals pursue challenges into their midlife years, including an aspiring actress who harbors jealousy toward friends who achieve successful creative careers. 

Science Day with Mr. J

Wednesday, July 30, 2014 - 10:30am - 11:30am
Little Chute Village Hall
Mr. J

Science educator Mark Janssen from Little Chute High School will blind us with cool science! His dynamic highly motivational show will get the entire crowd engaged in learning about a variety of science topics. Exploding paint cans, a bed of nails, chemistry "magic" and a frozen banana hammer are just a few of the tricks he has up his sleeve. This program repeats at 1:30PM.

Marshmallow Mayhem!

Thursday, July 31, 2014 - 1:30pm - 2:30pm
Little Chute Public Library

Are you a team-player? Do you have what it takes to be a leader? Do you enjoy playing with your food? If you answered YES to any of these questions, come join us & bring your friends for an afternoon of creative construction, critical thinking, and messy marshmallow mayhem! For kids in grades 6 through 12 only.