Kids

Picture Book Picnic

We can't wait for spring, so we are inviting you to a springtime picnic inside the library - it's our Picture Book Picnic!  Grab a blanket, pack a lunch, and join us for a story-filled family picnic inside Neenah Public Library.  We will provide a snack, stories, and a special spring-themed puppet show just for you!

Giants of Jazz Herbie Hancock

This past fall, in partnership with Lawrence University, the Neenah Public Library offered a series of jazz concerts. Each performance highlighted a famous jazz musician. The first event featured the music of renowned composer Thelonious Monk, while the last delivered a stellar performance of saxophone giant John Coltrane's seminal work. Each event found the student quartet offering up lively and approachable takes of the featured artist's tunes.

Giants of Jazz Lee Morgan

This past fall, in partnership with Lawrence University, the Neenah Public Library offered a series of jazz concerts. Each performance highlighted a famous jazz musician. The first event featured the music of renowned composer Thelonious Monk, while the last delivered a stellar performance of saxophone giant John Coltrane's seminal work. Each event found the student quartet offering up lively and approachable takes of the featured artist's tunes.

Wendy & DB-Musicians

Wendy & DB are an award winning interactive children's music duo based in Chicago.  They encourage the curiosity and imagination that flourish naturally in children with positive lyrics honoring inclusion and compassion. Wendy & DB’s melodic, interactive and contagious songs delight folks, newborn to one hundred and two!

Wendy & DB are part of our SOAR into Summer Library Experience. The program is free and open to everyone, and will run about 45 minutes. Space is limited – pick up your free tickets at the Youth Desk starting July 6.

 

Spektral Quartet-String Quartet *SPECIAL TIME: 1:30 pm*

The Spektral Quartet was named Chicagoans of the year in 2017 and nominated for a Grammy.  They talk about their instruments in an accessible way, talk about how music tells a story and let child touch and play their instruments. The Spektral Quartet is sponsored by the Green Lake Festival of Music, who wants to introduce grandparents, parents, and children to the wonderful world of music with free concerts.

Crafter-Noon

Join us for Crafter-Noon for a craft project or three!

Design your own scale model 3D playground using construction paper!

Make a sun catcher using your hand as a template!

Make clothespin puppets! Dinosaur and fish templates provided but you can use your imagination and make whom ever you'd like!

For all ages.

Tinker Tuesday

Tinker. Imagine. Create. 

 

Join us for a day of imagination. We will have a collection of recycled supplies for guests to turn into their own special creation. 

 

For all ages.

Twinkle Twinkle Pint-Sized Prom

Twinkle Twinkle Little Star, let's get all dressed up and have a ball! We'll dance and play the morning away, the fancy-fun way! Put on your snazziest or sparkliest, most super-star attire, grab your dancing shoes, and join us for our pint-sized prom! Dancing, refreshments, and even a photo booth will be provided. Can't wait to see all the "little stars" shine!

Ages Birth-5