Our area libraries offer some amazing programming for children and families! We gathered up the events for Halloween at the libraries in the Winnefox, OWLS, and Brown County systems. You’ll find free and fun family things to do for Halloween across Northeast Wisconsin libraries in Appleton, Green Bay, Oshkosh and beyond!
Things to do for Halloween at the Libraries!
Algoma Public Library
Friday, October 19, 2018 @ 12pm
Decorate or carve pumpkins as long as supplies last!
Spooky Movie Saturday
Saturday, October 27, 2018 @ 10:15am
Spooky movies until 2:45 to celebrate Halloween! Costumes encouraged and treats provided!
Monday, October 29, 2018 @ 5:30pm
Wear your costume for a Haunted House from 6 – 7pm, photobooth, games, scavenger hunt, crafts, and treats!
Appleton Public Library
Wednesday, October 31, 2018 @ 10am
Wear a costume and join in a slightly spooky storytime with crafts and fun activities!
Tuesday, October 20, 2018 @ 6:30pm
Wear a costume and decorate a pumpkin at this Halloween storytime spooktacular!
Halloween Themed Tinker Station
Wednesday, October 31, 2018 @ 3 – 8pm
Drop in to make zombie brains, build a bunker for the zombie apocalypse, raise ghosts, and assemble skeletons. Wear your costume and trick or treat at the circulation desk!
Pumpkin Decorating and Not So Scary Storytime
Monday, October 15, 2018 @ 5:30pm
Wear a costume (but bring a smock!) to this fun Halloween storytime and pumpkin decorating!
East Library, Green Bay
It’s a Monster Mash Playdate
Friday, October 19, 2018 @ 2:30pm
Stories and songs about not so scary monsters followed by a monster craft.
Not-So-Spooky Halloween Storytime
Tuesday, October 30, 2018 @ 10:30am (ages 2-3)
Wednesday, October 31, 2018 @9:30am (ages 3-5)
Halloween storytime with costumes welcome!
Elisha D Smith Public Library
Boo! Happy Halloween Magic Show
Friday, October 26, 2018 @ 10am
A Halloween magic show from Rondini, Halloween fun, and a gently haunted hallway! Costumes encouraged!
Most Haunted Locations
Saturday, October 27, 2018 @ 2pm
Paranormal researcher, Chad Lewis, presents unique haunted places in Wisconsin.
Green Bay Central Libary
Family Night Movie: Halloweentown
Thursday, October 25, 2018 @ 6pm
A slightly scary family movie, Halloweentown, will show on the giant screen in the storytime area.
Halloween Happenings Storytime
Tuesday, October 30, 2018 @ 9:30am
Wear costumes for a not so scary story time for ages two and under!
Tinker Tuesday: Halloween Mash Up
Tuesday, October 20, 2018 @ 5:30pm
Drop in anytime between 5:30 and 7:30pm to make a mask, create a spooky decoration, and enjoy family-friendly music and activities.
Kaukauna Public Library
Murder Mystery at the Library
Tuesday, October 30, 2018 @ 6:30pm
Take a trip back in time to investigate a true-crime murder in Kaukauna’s history with clues spread throughout the building.
Costume Dance Party!
Monday, October 29, 2018 @ 6:30pm
Wear your costume to a fun preschool dance party and story time!
Kimberly Little Chute Public Libary
Fox Valley Ghost Hunters
Thursday, October 25, 2018 @ 6:30pm
Fox Valley Ghost Hunters share stories of hauntings and ghosts around the area and reveal if Little Chute Library is host to any ghosts!
Monster Mash Story Time
Wednesday, October 31, 2018 @ 10am
Dress up for a not-too-scary story time!
Kress Family Library, DePere
Spells, Spooks & Silliness: Halloween Storytime
Tuesday, October 20, 2018 @ 9:30am (ages 2-3) and 10:30am (ages 3-5)
A more silly than scary Halloween storytime and craft with costumes welcome!
Marion Public Library
Friday, October 26, 2018 All Day
Drop in for Halloween fun and a costume contest!
Decorate a Pumpkin
Tuesday, October 31, 2018 All Day, All Ages
Trick or Treat at the Library
Tuesday, October 31, 2018 @ 5pm
Neenah Public Library
FOX VALLEY GHOST HUNTERS SPECIAL HALLOWEEN EDITION
Wednesday, October 31, 2018 @ 7pm
Wear a costume to be entered into a prize drawing! Join the Fox Valley Ghost Hunters for entertaining stories and education about their instruments and techniques.
New London Public Library
Fight Night…Light on the Fright
Tuesday, October 23, 2018 @ 6pm
A Halloween party for little ones! Register by calling 920-982-8519.
Oshkosh Public Library
Slightly Frightening Fairy Tales
Wednesday, October 24, 2018 @ 5:30pm
Saturday, October 27, 2018 @ 3pm
Spooky story time, with dark and special effects, for kids 6 and older based on fairy tale characters.
Sweet Treats: A Candy Making Event
Saturday, October 27, 2018 @ 1pm
For those in grade six and older. Make peanut butter cups and cotton candy!
Mini Pumpkin Painting
Wednesday, October 17, 2018 @ 5:00pm
Pumpkin painting while supplies last!
Calling All Ghosts and Goblins!
Tuesday, October 20, 2018 @ 10:15am
Special Halloween storytime with costumes welcome!
Southwest Branch Library, Green Bay
Monday, October 29, 2018 @ 9:30am
Tuesday, October 30, 2018 @ 3pm
Wear costumes for a storytime about ghosts followed by trick-or-treating around the library.
Weyers-Hilliard Library, Green Bay
Wednesday, October 31, 2018 @ 9:30am & 10:30am
Wear a costume for a fun storytime with songs and surprises!
Family Storytime – Harvest of the Season
Tuesday, October 30, 2018 @ 10:15am
Costumes welcome to a storytime and treats celebrating Candy Corn Day!