Kids & Families


In-person events canceled. Keep reading for Virtual Library Program details.

Saturday, April 4, 2020 - 6:30pm to 7:30pm
Saturday, April 11, 2020 - 6:30pm to 7:30pm
Saturday, April 18, 2020 - 6:30pm to 7:30pm

LIVE on Facebook, Saturdays at 6:30p

Spend your Saturday night building with us! Ms. Sarah will host a Facebook Live Lego Lab each week. Follow the Library Facebook page to be notified when we go live at 6:30p. Tune in to receive your LEGO challenge, featuring a different building activity or STEM-focused activity each week. Themes may include: patterns, inventions, bridges, robots, homes, animals, and more! Share your finished creation by posting a photo to the Facebook event page or tagging Kaukauna Public Library. Send us your photos and we’ll share them with our followers.

Tuesday, April 7, 2020 - 10:30am to 11:00am
Tuesday, April 14, 2020 - 10:30am to 11:00am
Tuesday, April 21, 2020 - 10:30am to 11:00am

This storytime is for pre walkers and is a lapsit.

Posted to Facebook and YouTube, Tuesdays at 10:30am

Stay safe at home without missing Bright Babies Storytime.  Join Miss Rachel each week as she shares a virtual storytime each week, perfect for prewalkers.  Recorded Bright Babies Storytime will be posted to the Library Facebook page and YouTube Channel each Tuesday at 10:30am.  Tune it then, or watch anytime. Videos will be available for one week, before being replaced by a new one. 

Create your own storytime anytime with our Storytime a la Carte playlist available on our YouTube channel.

 

Wednesday, April 8, 2020 - 10:30am to 11:00am
Wednesday, April 15, 2020 - 10:30am to 11:00am
Wednesday, April 22, 2020 - 10:30am to 11:00am

 

LIVE on Facebook Wednesday at 10:30am

Stay safe at home without missing Storytime.  Miss Jody will host a special storytime through Facebook Live. Follow our Facebook page to be notified when we go live each week at 10:30am. Watch it anytime after that by clicking the Videos tab from the Library Facebook page. Video will be available for one week, before being replaced with a new one.

 

Create your own storytime anytime with our Storytime a la Carte playlist available on our YouTube channel.

Thursday, April 9, 2020 - 9:30am to 10:15am
Thursday, April 16, 2020 - 9:30am to 10:15am
Thursday, April 23, 2020 - 9:30am to 10:15am

 

LIVE on Facebook Thursdays at 9:30am

Stay safe at home without missing Preschool Storytime.  Betsy will host a special storytime through Facebook Live. Follow our Facebook page to be notified when we go live each week at 9:30am. Watch it anytime after that by clicking the Videos tab from the Library Facebook page. Video will be available for one week, before being replaced with a new one.

Create your own storytime anytime with our Storytime a la Carte playlist available on our YouTube channel.

Friday, April 17, 2020 - 2:00pm to 3:00pm
Friday, April 24, 2020 - 2:00pm to 3:00pm

Posted to Facebook and YouTube, Fridays at 2:00pm

Stay safe at home without missing class.  Mr. Gavin and Ms. Jody have created virtual classes for you to watch to continue following the curriculum they’ve created for this semester’s Homeschool Global Explorers and Homeschool Art Around the World classes.

Videos of weekly topics will be posted to the Library’s Facebook page and YouTube channel. 

This class is intended for students in first grade and up. In Global Explorers students will learn about important figures and mythological creatures from every corner of the globe. Art Around the World is sure to enhance your current arts curriculum. Each week we will journey to a new place and create your own work of art inspired by that style.

Thursday, April 30, 2020 - 9:30am to 10:15am

Explore the wonder of birds on a sensory level at the KPL Interactive Learning Garden.  Through interactive, exploratory methods, children will discover the means in which birds survive, communicate, and fly during this one hour program given by the staff from 1000 Islands.  All participants will make their own “binoculars” to take home. Program is weather dependent.  All are welcome!

Friday, May 8, 2020 - 10:00am to 11:00am

Come play with us! Each month, we will have a different theme and activities. We will have different sensory, skill, and play stations for your child to explore! Parents will interact with their little ones at each station at their own pace while meeting other parents and little friends! Come join in the parent and toddler fun!

Registration is required starting 2 weeks before each program. This program is designed for kids ages 1-3. Siblings are welcomed but will have to be registered to play. Held in Conference ABC.

May 8 Theme:           Let's Go to the Zoo             Registration Begins: April 24

Lions, and tigers, and bears, oh my! There’s so many different animals to see at the zoo. We will have activities based around all the different zoo creatures we love so much!

Saturday, May 16, 2020 - 10:00am to 11:00am

Join us for our all new family storytime as we explore stories and STEAM (science, technology, engineering, art, and math) together. Each monthly program will feature one fiction and one nonfiction book. After our storytime families are invited to stay to play and learn together as they make a craft and practice their STEAM skills.

Designed for children ages 3-6 with a caregiver, but siblings are always welcome.  Program offered one Tuesday at 6:00p and one Saturday at 10:00a each month. No registration required.

Together we will explore:

May 12 & 16: Bridges

Tuesday, May 19, 2020 - 1:30pm to 2:30pm

Please join us as we learn all about this American explorer, adventurer and Naturalist with Wisconsin ties. He was a real life Indiana Jones! This class is intended for school-age students and up. Held in Conference Room ABC. 

Registration required and begins 5/5. To register, stop by the service desk or call 766-6340 (press for service desk). Registration is only for this specific class. To participate in other classes in this series, please register when our registration dates open.

May 19 - Get to Know a Naturalist: Roy Chapman Andrews. Registration begins 5/5.

Wednesday, May 20, 2020 - 6:00pm to 6:30pm

This 30 minute musical storytime is perfect for your preschooler. Enjoy stories set to music, play musical instruments, and more!

Registration is required for each child ages 3-5 attending. Registration begins on the date listed for each class:

May 20 - registration begins May 6

 

Starting January 1, 2020 the Kaukauna Public Library will be fine free!!! This means no more ten cent per item, per day charges! Stop in and we will wipe your fines as long as you are a Kaukauna card holding patron! While this does not apply to billed items, the Library wants you to have an account in good standing. If you have old billed items but are scared to bring them in because of the late fines, bring them in now and we will clear your account! Have billed items on your account and still can't find them? Please come in- we want to work with you to get your account in good standing! We are really nice- promise! 

 

 

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