Arts & Crafts

Cardboard & Catapults

Get creative using recycled materials with STEM challenges.

PROGRAMS WILL BE HELD OUTSIDE AT SHATTUCK PARK.  Program is weather dependent.  If needed, program will be cancelled no later than 2 hours before the program start time and will be announced on our website and Facebook.  Please follow mask and social distancing recommendations.

Family Program: Neenah's Collaborative Collage: a visual arts program

 

Join the Neenah Public Library in creating a mixed-media visual arts collage!  This program is great for all ages.

ALL PROGRAMS WILL BE HELD OUTSIDE AT SHATTUCK PARK.  Programs are weather dependent.  If needed, programs will be cancelled no later than 2 hours before the program start time and will be announced on our website and Facebook.  Please follow mask and social distancing recommendations.

Family Program: Bam! Zap! Kapow!: DIY capes

 

Make your very own capes at this hands on superhero (or villain!) program!  This program is great for all ages.

ALL PROGRAMS WILL BE HELD OUTSIDE AT SHATTUCK PARK.  Programs are weather dependent.  If needed, programs will be cancelled no later than 2 hours before the program start time and will be announced on our website and Facebook.  Please follow mask and social distancing recommendations.

Dare to Dream

 

Join Miss Sheri and Miss LoriAnn as they look at some famous and not so famous contributors to life as we know it each month!

This month we were in spired by Anna Atkins who used Cyanotype photography to take the first book of photographs!

You can pick up your kit with all materials needed for the program in the youth department, or place a hold or use the book bundle request sheet for curbside pickup! 

Follow along with step by step instructions each month on Neenah library's Facebook page and Youtube at bit.ly/NPLdaretodream

Tween Scene ages 8-12

 

Join us for a recorded version of Tween Scene!  We will provide the project and instructions every other week for tweens ages 8-12. 

This week's project is Koala Book Marks! 

Tween Scene "Take & Create" pouches will be available for check out in the youth department or be placed on hold for curbside pick up, and contain most of the items needed to create the project. 

Follow us on facebook or Youtube at bit.ly/NPLtweenscene

Tween Scene ages 8-12

 

Join us for a recorded version of Tween Scene!  We will provide the project or art instructions every other week for tweens ages 8-12. 

This week's project is Pipe Cleaner Crystals! 

Tween Scene "Take & Create" pouches will be available for check out in the youth department or be placed on hold for curbside pick up, and contain most of the items needed to create the project. 

Follow us on facebook or Youtube at https://youtu.be/oCl5Cj3TQVo 

ALL MONTH LONG Earth Day Take & Create: Owl Babies Interactive Read-Aloud

Celebrate Earth Day every day in the month of April.  Bring Martin Wadell's Owl Babies to life with storytelling, play, and props.  There are so many ways to read a book!  Check out our Take & Create kit to try these activities together with your family.

Pick up a kit in the Youth Department, request online using our Book Bundle form at bit.ly/NPLbookbundle, or call the Youth Desk at 886-6325.

Dare to Dream

 

Join Miss Sheri and Miss LoriAnn as they look at some famous and not so famous contributors to life as we know it!

This week's inspiration is Waterhouse Hawkins, the first to draw, sculpt and discover what dinosaurs looked like using clay and bone fragments. 

You can pick up your kit with all materials needed for the program in the youth department, or place a hold or use the book bundle request sheet for curbside pickup! 

Follow along with step by step instructions each month on Neenah library's Facebook page and Youtube at bit.ly/NPLplaylist

Dare to Dream

 

Join Miss LoriAnn and Miss Sheri as they share with you in thinking, creating and problem solving this week featuring Esther Howland.

The creator of the modern valentine, with a Dare to Dream Power-Up!

Follow along to explore the brief history of the valentine card and explore how we put a little electricity in our cards, using a closed circuit!

View the electric card step by step instructions on Facebook or at YouTube at bit.ly/NPLplaylist