Kids & Families

Runs Tuesday, June 12th to Friday, August 17th 11:30am - 12:00pm

The Summer Feeding Program provides free meals to children who are 18 years old or younger and adults who are more than 18 years old and are enrolled in educational programs for persons with disabilities. For menus, please click on the attachments below. No service July 2-6.

Program courtesy of KASD and the Wisconsin Department of Public Instruction.

 

June Menu

July Menu

August Menu

Grab your bingo card from the Library today and start completing bingo’s across, down or diagonally for prizes– up to five bingo’s worth!  If the child blacks out the board and completes every bingo activity on the sheet, they will earn a free book!  Please initial the activities the child has completed.  The program runs from January 2nd– May 31st, 2018.

 

Help your young child be a reading star and sign up for the 1,000 Books Before Kindergarten reading program.  It's never too early to start reading!  This free program runs year round, so you can read at your own pace.  Children receive a prize for each 100 books you share together!  Sign up for the program at the Youth Services desk.

Reading programs are available for all ages from June 11th until August 23rd. Youth complete activities to earn prizes and coupons with the opportunity to be part of prize drawings! Students attending KASD, KCSS and Trinity Lutheran will be recieving their reading logs from school. Reading logs will be available in the youth area May 14th. We have a preschool program (birth-four), school-age (K-5th) and teen (5th-12th). Grand prizes include play tent with four tunnels (preschool), a WowWee MiP robot (school age) and a 3-D pen (teen). 

Adults can also participate in Summer Reading Program too! Starting June 11th, enter what you read to win weekly prizes for gift certificates to local businesses or the grand prize of an Echo.

Please click on the attachment to view our summer events flyer, or visit our online event calendar

Summer Reading Program Events
Tuesday, January 16, 2018 - 6:00pm to 7:00pm
Tuesday, February 20, 2018 - 6:00pm to 7:00pm
Tuesday, March 20, 2018 - 6:00pm to 7:00pm
Tuesday, April 17, 2018 - 6:00pm to 7:00pm
Tuesday, May 15, 2018 - 6:00pm to 7:00pm
Tuesday, June 19, 2018 - 6:00pm to 7:00pm
Tuesday, July 17, 2018 - 6:00pm to 7:00pm
Tuesday, August 21, 2018 - 6:00pm to 7:00pm

Join us for a short evening storytime with lengthy creative play after. For ages 0-5. Meets in the Conference Room.

Wednesday, August 22, 2018 - 10:00am to 11:00am

Join a naturalist from 1,000 Islands Environmental Center for stories and activities on nature!

Thursday, June 28, 2018 - 3:00pm to 4:00pm
Thursday, July 26, 2018 - 3:00pm to 4:00pm
Thursday, August 23, 2018 - 3:00pm to 4:00pm

Join us the fourth Thursday of each month for some adventure on the Library’s own Minecraft server! Work together or on your own creations. For 3rd grade and up.  Registration required. Please note that the library has an expectation that patrons conduct themselves in a civil manner while playing in the game world.  Parents/Guardians are required to stay in the room for the duration of the program.  Meets in Tween/Teen Computer Lab.

*NEW* You can now play from home!  After adding the server information below, you will be able to play Minecraft with the kids here at the library on the Library server.   

Instructions on how to play from home:

Click the Play button in Minecraft

Click the Servers button

Click add a server and type the following information in this order.

        CactusVillage

        162.244.165.106

         25565

You should then be able to connect to the server.

Thursday, January 25, 2018 - 4:00pm to 5:00pm
Thursday, February 22, 2018 - 4:00pm to 5:00pm
Thursday, March 22, 2018 - 4:00pm to 5:00pm
Thursday, April 26, 2018 - 4:00pm to 5:00pm
Thursday, May 24, 2018 - 4:00pm to 5:00pm
Thursday, June 28, 2018 - 4:00pm to 5:00pm
Thursday, July 26, 2018 - 4:00pm to 5:00pm
Thursday, August 23, 2018 - 4:00pm to 5:00pm
Thursday, September 27, 2018 - 4:00pm to 5:00pm
Thursday, October 25, 2018 - 4:00pm to 5:00pm
Thursday, November 29, 2018 - 4:00pm to 5:00pm
Thursday, December 27, 2018 - 4:00pm to 5:00pm

Join us the fourth Thursday of each month for some adventure on the Library’s own Minecraft server! Work together or on your own creations. For 3rd grade and up.  Registration required. Please note that the library has an expectation that patrons conduct themselves in a civil manner while playing in the game world.  Parents/Guardians are required to stay in the room for the duration of the program.  Meets in Tween/Teen Computer Lab.

To register, stop by the service desk or call 766-6340 (press for service desk).

Registration Dates: 

  • January registration date: 1/11
  • February registration date: 2/8
  • March registration date:3/8
  • April registraiton date: 4/12
  • May registration date: 5/10

*NEW* You can now play from home!  After adding the server information below, you will be able to play Minecraft with the kids here at the library on the Library server if you have Minecraft for Windows 10 or Minecraft Pocket Edition.   

Instructions on how to play from home:

Click the Play button in Minecraft

Click the Servers button

Click add a server and type the following information in this order.

        CactusVillage

        162.244.165.106

         25565

You should then be able to connect to the server.

Wednesday, August 29, 2018 - 6:30pm to 7:15pm

Disney fans, this is for you! Bring your family and friends and Disney knowledge to this family trivia session! All ages welcome! The program will be held in Conference Room ABC.

Thursday, August 30, 2018 - 9:00am to 8:00pm

Let's help those in need! Starting anytime in June, donate new school supplies to the Library for those in need. We are specifically looking for new school supplies and backpacks.

We are also looking for donations of new or very gently used clothing 4K-12th grade. New school shoes are in high demand. Undergarments must be new and still in their packaging.

If you are in need, please stop in and take what you need during the event. If you are thirfty and want to swap that day, bring in something to swap! Donations are always greatly appreciated and tax deductible.

Friday, August 31, 2018 - 9:00am to 5:00pm

Let's help those in need! Starting anytime in June, donate new school supplies to the Library for those in need. We are specifically looking for new school supplies and backpacks.

We are also looking for donations of new or very gently used clothing 4K-12th grade. New school shoes are in high demand. Undergarments must be new and still in their packaging.

If you are in need, please stop in and take what you need during the event. If you are thirfty and want to swap that day, bring in something to swap! Donations are always greatly appreciated and tax deductible.

Thursday, January 4, 2018 - 6:30pm to 7:30pm
Thursday, February 1, 2018 - 6:30pm to 7:30pm
Thursday, March 1, 2018 - 6:30pm to 7:30pm
Thursday, April 5, 2018 - 6:30pm to 7:30pm
Thursday, May 3, 2018 - 6:30pm to 7:30pm
Thursday, June 7, 2018 - 6:30pm to 7:30pm
Thursday, July 5, 2018 - 6:30pm to 7:30pm
Thursday, August 2, 2018 - 6:30pm to 7:30pm
Thursday, September 6, 2018 - 6:30pm to 7:30pm
Thursday, October 4, 2018 - 6:30pm to 7:30pm
Thursday, November 1, 2018 - 6:30pm to 7:30pm
Thursday, December 6, 2018 - 6:30pm to 7:30pm

Join us for an hour of coding activities.  Activities may range from coding board games, robotics, Legos and ipads with Osmos.  For grades three and up. Meets in the Conference Room. Class will meet in the Board Room in April.   

Thursday, January 11, 2018 - 6:30pm to 7:30pm
Thursday, February 8, 2018 - 6:30pm to 7:30pm
Thursday, March 8, 2018 - 6:30pm to 7:30pm
Thursday, April 12, 2018 - 6:30pm to 7:30pm
Thursday, May 10, 2018 - 6:30pm to 7:30pm
Thursday, June 14, 2018 - 6:30pm to 7:30pm
Thursday, July 12, 2018 - 6:30pm to 7:30pm
Thursday, August 9, 2018 - 6:30pm to 7:30pm
Thursday, September 13, 2018 - 6:30pm to 7:30pm
Thursday, October 11, 2018 - 6:30pm to 7:30pm
Thursday, November 8, 2018 - 6:30pm to 7:30pm
Thursday, December 13, 2018 - 6:30pm to 7:30pm

Come "hack" apart AV equipment, electronics, and appliances to see what's inside! For 4th grade and up. Meets in the Conference Room.

Saturday, September 15, 2018 - 10:00am to 11:00am

Join stylist, April Van Hoof, from Hanna’s Nails & Salon, for a fun Daddy Daughter Hair Workshop! This workshop will teach dad’s some quick and easy hair styles for their preschool and early-elementary-aged daughters! No more crying about tangles or confusion on how to get all that hair bound into one tiny hair tie! April will show you step by step, how to manage a few simple hair styles, so that you can feel confident in your styling abilities. Light refreshments will be provided for this special daddy-daughter outing. Registration required and begins 9/4. To register, stop by the service desk or call 766-6340 (press for service desk). The program will be held in Conference Room ABC.     

Tuesday, September 18, 2018 - 10:30am to 11:15am
Tuesday, September 25, 2018 - 10:30am to 11:15am
Tuesday, October 2, 2018 - 10:30am to 11:15am
Tuesday, October 9, 2018 - 10:30am to 11:15am
Tuesday, October 16, 2018 - 10:30am to 11:15am
Tuesday, October 23, 2018 - 10:30am to 11:15am
Tuesday, October 30, 2018 - 10:30am to 11:15am
Tuesday, November 13, 2018 - 10:30am to 11:15am
Tuesday, November 27, 2018 - 10:30am to 11:15am
Tuesday, December 4, 2018 - 10:30am to 11:15am
Tuesday, December 11, 2018 - 10:30am to 11:15am
Tuesday, December 18, 2018 - 10:30am to 11:15am

Held in Conference AB. Storytime on November 6th will be held in adult fiction due to the election. There will be no class 11/6 & 11/20.

Tuesday, September 18, 2018 - 6:15pm to 7:00pm

Join us for a short storytime with a construction theme and them some fun creative play and construction crafts after! This storytime is best for preschoolers! Held in Conference Room ABC.

Wednesday, September 19, 2018 - 9:30am to 10:15am
Wednesday, September 26, 2018 - 9:30am to 10:15am
Wednesday, October 3, 2018 - 9:30am to 10:15am
Wednesday, October 10, 2018 - 9:30am to 10:15am
Wednesday, October 17, 2018 - 9:30am to 10:15am
Wednesday, October 24, 2018 - 9:30am to 10:15am
Wednesday, October 31, 2018 - 9:30am to 10:15am
Wednesday, November 7, 2018 - 9:30am to 10:15am
Wednesday, November 14, 2018 - 9:30am to 10:15am
Wednesday, November 28, 2018 - 9:30am to 10:15am
Wednesday, December 5, 2018 - 9:30am to 10:15am
Wednesday, December 12, 2018 - 9:30am to 10:15am
Wednesday, December 19, 2018 - 9:30am to 10:15am

Held in Conference ABC. There will be no class the week of Thanksgiving, 11/21. 

Wednesday, September 19, 2018 - 10:30am to 11:15am
Wednesday, September 26, 2018 - 10:30am to 11:15am
Wednesday, October 3, 2018 - 10:30am to 11:15am
Wednesday, October 10, 2018 - 10:30am to 11:15am
Wednesday, October 17, 2018 - 10:30am to 11:15am
Wednesday, October 24, 2018 - 10:30am to 11:15am
Wednesday, October 31, 2018 - 10:30am to 11:15am
Wednesday, November 7, 2018 - 10:30am to 11:15am
Wednesday, November 14, 2018 - 10:30am to 11:15am
Wednesday, November 28, 2018 - 10:30am to 11:15am
Wednesday, December 5, 2018 - 10:30am to 11:15am
Wednesday, December 12, 2018 - 10:30am to 11:15am
Wednesday, December 19, 2018 - 10:30am to 11:15am

Held in Conference ABC. No class the week of Thanksgiving, 11/21.

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