The first church established in Neenah was the First Presbyterian in December of 1848. Neenah was little more than a wilderness outpost at that time. Join the Neenah Historical Society on Thursday, February 16th at 7 p.m. at the Neenah Library when Presbyterian historian, Jack Speech, presents “The History of Neenah’s Presbyterian Church.” Over the many years of its existence, the First Presbyterian Church has provided a spiritual home to countless Neenah residents. This insightful presentation will link Neenah’s history with the Presbyterian Church history to give the audience a better understanding of our community’s story.
Many of Neenah’s young people hold Camp Onaway and the Boys’ and Girls’ Brigade among their fondest memories of growing up in Neenah. In fact, over 8,000 adults are Brigade alumni! Join the Neenah Historical Society on Thursday, January 19th at 7 p.m. at the Neenah Library when the former Director of the Boys’ and Girls’ Brigade, Tom Hoare, presents “The History of the Brigade.” The Brigade has been building leaders in Neenah since 1900, and we’ll be re-living some of the highlights of the Brigade experience at this special program.
The history programs are sponsored by the Neenah Historical Society and co-sponsored by the Neenah Public Library.
Learn how to pour the perfect cup of coffee with Timshel Café at the Neenah Public Library December 14th, 2016 at 6:30pm. Single origin vs blend, dark roast vs light, drip vs French press, today’s coffee drinker has a lot of options. Become a connoisseur as you learn about the “pour-over method”, the characteristics of different coffee varieties and what goes into making the perfect cup. Samples of Timshel’s made from scratch cookies and complimentary coffee with be provided. No registration necessary.
Join the coloring book craze at the Neenah Public Library! Hosted in the Shattuck Community Room, the Coloring with the Classics program will offer patrons a creative yet relaxing experience. The library will offer several trendy new coloring books along with colored pencils. Work on your masterpiece as you listen to a classical music piano performance. This is an all ages event.