Special Events

Learn How to Style Your Child’s Hair With a Dad

Does the idea of giving your child a ponytail sound as daunting as climbing Mount Everest? Then join the Neenah Public Library for "Learn How to Style Your Child’s Hair With a Dad" Wednesday, Oct 12th at 6:00pm. Learn alongside a completely clueless dad from the NPL staff as April and Amy from REVERIE offer lessons in how to care for your child’s hair and demonstrate basic styling techniques (braid, ponytail, etc.) All types of hair will be covered. Space is limited.

"Unconditional" Documentary

Join us for a screening of Unconditional: A Journey of Selfless Love, a 45-minute documentary that shares the stories of four individuals as they are challenged with assuming the role of caregiver of their loved ones. Through the joys and trials, one thing remains constant, their unconditional love for their spouses.

The screening will be in the Shattuck Community Room.


Heckrodt Naturalist: Terrific Turtles

A Heckrodt Wetland Reserve naturalist will be teaching us all kinds of turtle facts!

Turtles carry their homes on their backs, but did you know not all turtles can completely enclose themselves in their shell? Find out other interesting facts about turtles during this fun interactive program, and meet some live turtles up close!

The program will run about 45 minutes. 

Monster Mash Dance Party


Join NPL in a family-friendly dance party for kids of all ages. Kids through adults are encouraged to wear their costumes!

This dance party will be held outside at Shattuck Park. In case of bad weather, dance party will be held indoors in the Shattuck Room.

A themed craft and a prepackaged snack will be available for the times you need a break from dancing. 


Mothman and Flying Creatures of the Midwest

Virtual Only

Join Shetan Noir as we explore the phenomenal world of "Mothman and Flying Creatures of the Midwest." With her encyclopedic knowledge of all things unusual be prepared for an hour long presentation delving deep into the unknown.

In the past, Shetan has been a popular presenter with library patrons. So be sure to join us and don't miss out!

Zoom link: https://us02web.zoom.us/j/84506014119

CANCELED: Fox Valley Ghost Hunters

Due to unforeseen circumstances, this event has been canceled.

They’re back! Just in time for Halloween, join Craig Nehring and the Fox Valley Ghost Hunters Tuesday, October 24th, at 7:00pm at the Neenah Public Library. Craig and his team of ghost hunters always put on an entertaining show as they share their experiences hunting the paranormal around the Fox Valley. Learn about the special instruments the ghost hunters use, hear audio evidence, and more. No registration is necessary.