Adopt-A-Program

Sponsorship opportunities for the library’s 2014 Children’s Summer Reading Program. Please call the library for more information on sponsoring a program or complete this adoption form and send or drop off at the library.

Central Library

Contact Sandy, Jessica, or Mary at 920-448-5846.

TUE, June 17
2:00 pm
Whiz! Pop! Splat! With Angry Birds Build a simple catapult and test your accuracy. See a miniature model of an ancient ballista in action. Create an Angry Birds-style Alka-Seltzer rocket and let it fly.
$25.00
FRI, June 20
10:00 am
Alphabet Soup Storytime: Summer Nutrition Program Celebration with the Very Hungry CaterpillarGet your minimum daily requirement of silly stories and songs, followed by crafts and activities related to letters, sounds and healthy eating. The Very Hungry Caterpillar will wriggle out of Eric Carle’s picture book to join the fun. Bring your camera!
$50.00
TUE, June 24
2:00 pm
Wildlife Tracking CSI Learn how to investigate and identify unseen animals by the tracks and other clues they leave behind, even in the dark, on concrete, and back in time. Make some animal tracks yourself to practice identification. Presented by naturalist David Kuckuk, UW-Extension FIELDS Program.
 $75.00
TUE, June 24
5:00 pm or SAT, June 28
10:00 am
Thirteenth Annual Red, White & Blue Bubblewrap Stomp, with Clifford the Big Red Dog It’s the night before Green Bay Kids’ Day! Vote to hear red, white and blue stories, then stomp some bubblewrap to “fireworks” music with Clifford himself. Come early to make a tinsel “sparkler” and other colorful crafts.
$25.00 ea
TUE, July 8
2:00 pm
Frozen Fest – Featuring “Elsa”! Fans of the Disney movie Frozen will enjoy a live performance of “Let it Go” by Elsa, followed by a sing-along in the auditorium. Stay for stories and a variety of games, crafts and hands-on activities related to ice, snow, snowmen, snowflakes, “frosty” painting, how arctic animals stay warm, and more.
 $75.00
TUE, July 8
5:00 pm
“Five Senses in the Garden” Play & Learn Night, with Hedgie the Hedgehog Drop in to look, listen, smell, touch and even taste your way through a variety of learning stations related to nature and the library’s Cellcom Children’s Edible Garden. Make your own touch-and-feel book of shapes, textures and colors to take home. At 5:30 and 6:30 pm, meet Hedgie from Jan Brett’s picture books.
$25.00
TUE, July 15
2:00 pm
Alive at the Library!: Close Encounters with Frogs & Toads Learn all about these fascinating amphibians at this hands-on workshop with live Wisconsin frogs. Listen to their calls, watch video clips and more. Presented by biologist and environmental educator Randy Korb from St. Croix Falls
$150.00
FRI, July 18
10:00 and 11:30 am or SAT, July 19
10:30 am
“Bubble Mania” Waterplay Fun Day for Babies through 4-Year-Olds Enjoy a splash of stories, rhymes and songs indoors, followed by 10 outdoor play stations including a child-size car wash, giant soap-bubbles, wading pools, icy cold table, sprinklers, doll bathing, and more.
$25.00 ea
TUE, July 22
2:00 pm
Alien Insects An up-close examination of water scorpions, giant water bugs, and other life forms that live in Wisconsin lakes and streams. This class includes buckets of river water you can sift through to see what you can find and identify! Led by David Kuckuk, naturalist with the UW-Extension FIELDS program.
$75.00
MON, July 28
2:00 pm
Gross Me Out at the Library Pete Angilello, storyteller and Danz School Librarian/Media Specialist, will thoroughly disgust you with revolting read-a-louds and show you how tomake freaky things to prank your friends.
$25.00
TUE, July 29
2:00 pm
Heroes & Monsters Summer Camp Fans of Rick Riordan’s Percy Jackson and other books can explore the myths and history of the ancient worlds of Egypt, Rome and Greece. Enjoy a variety of hands-on fun. Just stay out of Pandora’s Box!
$100.00 or $25.00 for one class
THU, Aug 7
9:30 and
10:30 am
How Do Dinosaurs Say I’m Mad?: A Good Manners Storytime Dinosaurs and good manners are a perfect combination in this mixof stories, rhymes and songs. Meet a well-mannered dinosaur from one of Jane Yolen’s popular picture books.
$25.00

Ashwaubenon Branch

Contact Katie at 920-492-4913.

MON, June 16
6:00 p.m.
The Very Hungry Caterpillar Come meet The Very Hungry Caterpillar from Eric Carle’s book and enjoy stories and songs about food and colors.
$20.00
MON, June 23
10:30 am
Clifford Keeps Cool Come beat the heat with Clifford the Big Red Dog. Enjoy cool dog stories, meet Clifford, then cool off with a frozen treat.
$20.00
MON, July 21
10:30 am
Mittens the Kitten Cat lovers will not want to miss our kitten storytime. There will be a visit from Mittens the adorable kitten from Lola Schaefer’s books and cute kitten videos. Don’t forget your camera!
$20.00
TUE, Aug 5
10:30 am
How Do Dinosaurs Go to School? – With Mayflower Nursery School Get ready for school with a dinosaur from Jane Yolen’s Dinosaur books! We will learn all about the do’s and don’t for going to school, get some homework to take home, do a craft with a teacher from Mayflower Nursery School and meet a dinosaur!
$20.00

East Branch

Contact Molly at 920-391-4600.

MONs,
2:00 pm June 16 – July 14
Build Your Own Board Game Give a classic game a new twist or create one from scratch! Some supplies including cardstock and dice will be provided. We will test-play the games on July 14. Presented in partnership with Gnome Games.
$25.00
TUES, July 8 & WED, July 9
9:30 & 10:30 am
Color Your World Celebrate the wonderful hues of everyday objects by making art with paint, paper, chalk and much more. Replaces regular storytimes.
$25.00
THU, July 10
1:30 pm
Great Sssnakes! Members of the FoxValley Herpetology Club will be here with some of their rad reptiles. Slink on in and meet them!
$50.00
THU, July 31
1:30 pm
Amazing Animals with LEGOS ™! The library is turning into a zoo! Sign up for this one-day class and build moving models of snakes, insects, mammals and more with LEGOS™ Bricks! Learn fascinating facts about the animals we build, from the chameleon that changes colors to the seal model that waddles across the table.
$100.00
THU, Aug 14
1:30 pm
Fancy Nancy Party Oooh la la! Break out your feather boas and join us for a program that’s très élégant. Learn a little French, discover how to make anything fancy, and make fabulous jewelry!
$50.00

Pulaski Branch

Contact Katie at 920-822-3220.

WED, June 18
10:30 am
The Very Hungry Caterpillar Come meet The Very Hungry Caterpillar from Eric Carle’s book and enjoy stories and songs about food and colors.
$20.00
WED, June 25 10:30 am
Clifford Keeps Cool Come beat the heat with Clifford the Big Red Dog. Enjoy cool dog stories, meet Clifford, then cool off with a frozen treat.
$20.00
TUE, July 22
10:30 am
Mittens the Kitten Cat lovers will not want to miss our kitten storytime. There will be a visit from Mittens the adorable kitten from Lola Schaefer’s books and cute kitten videos.
$20.00
WED, Aug 6
10:30 am
How Do Dinosaurs Go to School Get ready for school with a dinosaur from Jane Yolen’s Dinosaur books! We will learn all about the dos and don’ts for going to school, get some homework to take home and meet a dinosaur!
$20.00

Southwest Branch

Contact Becky at 920-492-4910.

THUR July 10, 17, 24, 31
1:00 pm
Science Squad Learn by doing! Join us for science related experiments and shenanigans. Build the fastest airplane, tallest tower, wackiest robot, and more!
$100.00 or $25.00 for one class