Adults

Tuesdays at 1:30p

This is an adult craft time, but kids are welcome!  We will have toys available for kids to play with while adults craft! Meets in Conference Room ABC.

March 7 Drawer Sachet

March 14 Spoon Ring

March 21 Spring Bracelet

March 28 Bath Soap Bombs

Upcoming
Tuesday, March 28, 2017 - 1:30pm to 2:30pm
Tuesday, April 4, 2017 - 1:30pm to 2:30pm
Wednesdays at 12:00p

Knitters of all skill levels welcome!  Come for conversation and knitting. Group meets in the Board Room.

Upcoming
Wednesday, March 29, 2017 - 12:00pm to 1:00pm
Wednesday, April 5, 2017 - 12:00pm to 1:00pm
Meets the 2nd Monday of the Month from 2pm - 3:30pm

Memory Cafes are for those experiencing early stage dementia, mild memory loss, or cognitive impairment, and for family and friends of those affected.  It's a great opportunity for lively discussions, information gathering, refreshments, camaraderie, and lots of creative fun thrown in.  We have a gerontology professional on hand to answer questions and an enormous weath wealth of experience among participants to be shared.  A program sponsored and held by the Fox Valley Memory Project. Meets in the Conference Room.

The Memory Cafe for May 8th 2017 has been canceled.

 

Upcoming
Monday, April 10, 2017 - 2:00pm to 3:30pm
Monday, June 12, 2017 - 2:00pm to 3:30pm
Tuesday, April 11, 2017 - 10:00am to 11:00am
Author: Isabel Allende

Maya’s Notebook is a startling novel of suspense from New York Times bestselling author Isabel Allende.
 
This contemporary coming-of-age story centers upon Maya Vidal, a remarkable teenager abandoned by her parents. Maya grew up in a rambling old house in Berkeley with her grandmother Nini, whose formidable strength helped her build a new life after emigrating from Chile in 1973 with a young son, and her grandfather Popo, a gentle African-American astronomer.
 

Monday, April 17, 2017 - 6:00pm to 7:00pm

Join Jenn Sattler, Growing Oshkosh's Youth Program Manager as she share about 4 easy ways to garden at home. She'll cover the basics of what it takes to grow your own food, and then briefly cover the topics of container gardens, raised beds, straw bale gardens, and aquaponics. Come learn a new and easy way to garden and get your gardening-related questions answered! There will be free seeds available to take home after the presentation. Growing Oshkosh is a non-profit, urban farm based in Oshkosh, WI, with a mission to educate the community about how to grow healthy and sustainable food.

Tuesday, April 18, 2017 - 6:30pm to 7:30pm

Come join our painting party as we paint a canvas with spring inspiration. All supplies will be provided. Adults only please. Registration required and runs 4/3 - 4/14. To register, stop by the service desk or call 766-6340 (press for service desk). Meets in Conference ABC.

Monday, May 1, 2017 - 9:00am to 8:00pm
Tuesday, May 2, 2017 - 9:00am to 8:00pm
Wednesday, May 3, 2017 - 9:00am to 8:00pm
Thursday, May 4, 2017 - 9:00am to 8:00pm

Conference AB.

Tuesday, May 9, 2017 - 10:00am to 11:00am
Title: TBA

Join us for our monthly book discussion group! Titles to be announced the month before.

Monday, May 15, 2017 - 6:30pm to 7:30pm

Come learn how to make 3D canvas art using paper, glue, and nature! Be prepared to get a little sticky. All supplies will be provided. Adults only please. Registration required and runs 5/1 - 5/12. To register, stop by the service desk or call 766-6340 (press for service desk). Meets in Conference ABC.

Saturday, May 20, 2017 - 2:00pm to 5:00pm

Give the Library a gift! The Library will have displays of books for you to purchase in honor/memory of loved ones to go in our Library collections for our community to check out. We will have a wide range of items (prices range from $5.99-$35) which will be nameplated in front of you to go into the collection. Enjoy refreshments and a looping presentation in the Conference Room during your visit. All items purchased for the Libray that day are subject to regular collection management policy. Event courtesy of The Friends of the Kaukauna Public Library.

Monday, June 5, 2017 - 6:00pm to 7:30pm
Monday, July 3, 2017 - 6:00pm to 7:30pm
Monday, August 7, 2017 - 6:00pm to 7:30pm
Monday, September 11, 2017 - 6:00pm to 7:30pm
Monday, October 2, 2017 - 6:00pm to 7:30pm
Monday, November 6, 2017 - 6:00pm to 7:30pm
Monday, December 4, 2017 - 6:00pm to 7:30pm

Participants are encourage to bring projects, both completed and those you are working on finishing to share. Together we can share creative ideas, learn various forms of crafts and meet new people with a common interest in fiber arts. On ocassion, presentations from artisans on specific fiber arts will be planned. Fiber art topics include, but are not limited to: quilting, spinning, rug hooking, sewing, knitting, and crochet. Meets in the Conference Room.  

Monday, June 12, 2017 - 6:00pm to 7:00pm

Learn the basics of food preservation at this workshop. The most current university based research information will be shared in the session.  An overview will be provided on freezing, blanching, hot water bath process, atmospheric steam canning, food dehydration and pressure canning. We will also talk about equipment, jars, and where to find reliable food preservation information. Come with your questions!

The program will be taught by Karen Dickrell, Family Living Educator with the University of Wisconsin Extension in Outagamie County.  Meets in the Conference Room.

Monday, June 26, 2017 - 6:00pm to 8:00pm

If you are new to painting, this class is for you! Alex, our instructor, will provide all materials plus a live demo of a painting for you to follow along. Registration required (adults only) and runs 6/12-6/19. To register, stop by the service desk or call 766-6340 (press for service desk). Meets in the Conference Room.

Tuesday, June 27, 2017 - 6:30pm to 7:30pm

Join local author, Gavin Schmitt, as he explores the life of Dr. Tanner. Who was Dr. H. B. Tanner? Why did we name a school in his honor? In this presentation, learn about the growth that Tanner brought to the city, to the school district, to the transportation infrastructure and more. Few other figures in Kaukauna's history loom as large, and we will bring this complicated, controversial and complex man into the spotlight.  After the presentation, take a look at some of the Local History Rooms documents we have here on Dr. Tanner or purchase a copy of Gavin's book Kaukauna.  Program will be held in the Conference ABC. 

Monday, July 10, 2017 - 7:00pm to 10:00pm
Monday, July 24, 2017 - 7:00pm to 10:00pm
Monday, August 7, 2017 - 7:00pm to 10:00pm
Monday, August 21, 2017 - 7:00pm to 10:00pm

Join us for another season of outdoor movies!  Titles to be announced.  Movies begin at sunset.

July 10 Estimated sunset 8:38p

July 24 Estimated sunset 8:27p

August 7 Estimated sunset 8:11p

August 21 Estimated sunset 7:50p

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