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Week of June 18, 2018

Tuesday, June 19

Wee Read

All Ages

Reading Music Movement Dramatization

Wee Read is storytime designed to engage family members of all ages. We will share songs and stories, learn rhymes- both old and new, and shake our sillies out with lively music! Each storytime offers a family-fun puppet show and ends with a rhyme you get to take home. We are prepared to keep things flexible so that kids of every age will have a rewarding storytime experience!

**Siblings are always welcome!


 

A WRINKLE IN TIME (PG, 109 minutes )

Starring Storm Reid, Oprah Winfrey, Reese Witherspoon and Mindy Kaling

After the disappearance of her scientist father, three peculiar beings send Meg, her brother, and her friend to space in order to find him.

Wednesday, June 20


Baby Time

Birth to 12 months

Reading Music Movement Free Play

Baby Time is a gentle storytime providing an opportunity for babies and their grown-ups to bond through talk, touch, sing and play! Using repetition and movement participants will learn songs, rhymes and bounces perfect for connecting with your little ones. This storytime is followed by free play, a great opportunity for babies and adults to interact and socialize!

**Siblings are always welcome!


 

Bach to Rock

Ages 2-4

Reading Music Movement Dramatization

Bach to Rock is a music appreciation storytime for children and caregivers to explore all styles of music, including jazz, classical, folk and show tunes! A high energy, movement-based storytime that begins with bubble time, ends with parachute play, and includes stories, rhythm instruments and singing with the ukulele in between!

**Siblings are always welcome!

Today is YOGA

Stop by for a different activity each week! We will meet in the Shattuck Room or Story Time Room. Call 886-6335 for details

The Neenah Public Library Board of Trustees meets on the third Wednesday of every month at 4:00 p.m. The public is welcome to attend meetings.

Join us for conversation, refreshments, and of course, knitting! 

The first & third Wednesdays of each month (unless otherwise noted) at 6:30pm in the 2nd floor Carpenter Room.


Bring your latest project or one that you are struggling to complete. Learn about charity knitting projects. 

For new knitters, experienced knitters, crocheters and other needle crafters - all ages are welcome!      

Please contact Adult Services with any questions! 

920-886-6315 or Library@neenahlibrary.org

Thursday, June 21

You and Me

Ages 2-3

Reading Music Movement Dramatization

You and Me is our transition to “big kid” storytime for older toddlers and young preschoolers and their caregivers. Stories, rhymes, movement, and puppets provide children with emerging vocabulary the opportunity to build language skills! Discover concepts like letters, numbers, colors, and more during our time together. Come and meet our friend, Wild Bear-y and try to guess what’s inside our weekly mystery bag!

**Siblings are always welcome!


 

STEM Summer – Snap Circuits

Ages 7 & up

•Engaging • Hands On Problem Solving • Creative Thinking

STEM Summer is an interactive session offering students the opportunity to challenge themselves while creatively learning new skills in science, technology, engineering, and math. 

Join the fun this week as we explore how electricity turns on a light and makes motors spin. Learn how to use a Snap Circuit kit, then use your skills to design an electronic device or build something from an instruction booklet with 101 ideas.

 

Bring music you're working on, something you're having trouble with, play a solo or a duet for the group, play along with your fellow ukers. All skill levels welcome!

Ukers will meet in the first floor Story Time Room.

Local caregivers will share their stories highlighted in the new book "A Lonely Journey: A collection of dementia caregivers sharing, in their own words, their journey with their loved ones."

After the presentation, copies of "A Lonely Journey" will be available for purchase.

Friday, June 22

Yoga!

Rejuvenate with 45 minutes of yoga with a 2nd floor water view with yoga instructor Sarah Broda.

Don't forget your yoga mat or towel, and a water bottle.

All ages welcome.

Storytime Ninjas

Ages 3-5

Reading Music Movement Dramatization

Storytime Ninjas is an interactive storytime offering pre-school aged children and their caregivers the opportunity to gain early literacy skills through stories and songs. Join the fun as we read books, share flannel board stories, move to music, and delight all together in our puppet theatre dramatizations!

**Siblings are always welcome!


 

Toddle Time

Ages 12-24 mo.

Reading Music Movement • Free Play

Toddle Time is an active storytime for children and their caregivers. We encourage development with reading a book, lively bounces, rhymes and musical instruments! A thirty minute free time is included at the end to enhance socialization skills for toddlers. So come learn, play and toddle with us!

**Siblings are always welcome!