Programs and Events

Winter Programs

Winter Reading Challenge

January 1-March 31

Book lovers of all ages can participate in our Winter Reading Challenge. Sign up and log your progress at greenfieldlibrary.beanstack.org or pick up a reading log at the Adult Reference Desk or Children’s Desk. Read at least 15 minutes a day, five days a week to earn an entry (one entry per week) into our grand prize drawing.

Lego Club

Tuesdays, 6:00-7:00 PM

March 5, April 2, May 7

Kids of all ages are welcome to join LEGO Club! We’ll have a theme or challenge, build our creations, and display our creations in the Children’s Library. LEGOs will be provided.

Kid Crafts to Go (Facebook)

First Wednesday of the Month

March 6, April 3
www.facebook.com/greenfieldpubliclibrary

Once a month we will release the materials for two new crafts available for pickup at the Children's Desk. Instructions will be posted on our Facebook page Wednesdays at 1:30 PM, but the videos will stay up so you can get crafting when you’re ready. Registration is required. You can register through our website (www.greenfieldlibrary.org/kids-and-families/programs-events.php). Registration will open one week in advance.

Registration for February Craft Kits is now closed.

Tween Munch & Make [Ages 8-12]

Second Wednesday of the Month, 4:30 PM – 5:30 PM
March 13, April 10, May 8

Do you love snacks? Do you love crafts? Join us for Tween Munch & Make. All supplies will be provided. Registration required. Register online here.

March 13: Popcorn & DIY Notebooks

April 10: Mochi & Bubble Tea Keychains

May 8: Cosmic Brownies & Galaxy Jars

Parachute Play

Thursdays, 9:30-10:00 AM

January 11 – April 25

Join Ms. Christine for songs, games, and activities featuring our colorful parachute! Recommended for ages 1-4 years, but all ages are welcome! Caregivers are encouraged to participate and help the parachute fly.

Youth Art Month Opening Reception

Sunday, March 3, 1:00-5:00 PM

Join us for the Opening Reception of Youth Art Month! Student artwork will be on display all month long. There will be a free drop-in, make & take arts workshop suitable for family members of all ages from 1:00-3:00.

Party with Elephant and Piggie

Thursday, March 7, 6:00-7:30 PM

Join Elephant and Piggie and Pigeon (along with Mo Willems’s other characters) for a party. There will be stories, activities, and cake!

Egg Hunt and Spring Story Time

Saturday, March 23, 1:00-2:30 PM

Let’s celebrate the end of winter and the start of spring! Join us for spring stories, an egg hunt, crafts, games, and bunnies (not real ones).

Mini Prom Dance Party

Saturday, May 4, 1:00-2:30 PM

Kids 8 and under (and their grown-ups) are invited to our first mini prom! There will be dancing, snacks, activities, and a photo booth. Fancy dance party attire is encouraged, but not required.

Adventures in the Children’s Library

Stop by the Children’s Library every month and participate in do-it-yourself scavenger hunts, puzzles, and other games. We’ll have a new activity every month for children to enjoy!

Peeps-O-Rama: A Literary-Themed Peep Diorama Contest

Build a diorama using peeps candy and a shoe box depicting a scene from one of your favorite books. Drop off your diorama at the Reference Desk March 11-17. The dioramas will be on display in the library and on Facebook. People can vote in-person or online for their favorite in each age category March 18-24. Winners will be announced March 26.