Programs and Events

Teen Advisory Board for Ages 12-18

First Wednesday of the Month, 3:00-4:00 PM

The Greenfield Public Library is looking for student volunteers to serve on our Teen Advisory Board. Teens have the opportunity to suggest books and other materials for purchase, create displays, and plan teen events and programs hosted by the library. Snacks will be provided.

February 1: Create a Library Scavenger Hunt

March 1: Design Summer Reading Bookmarks

April 5: Make Paper Flowers for Children’s Area

May 3: Make Paper Chains for Teen Area

Teen Craft Club [Ages 12-18] (In Person)

First Thursday of the Month, 7:00-8:00 PM February 2, March 2, April 6, May 4

Do you love making crafts? Bring your creativity and get crafty at Teen Craft Night. All supplies will be provided. Registration required. To register, contact Daphne at daphnea@greenfieldwi.us or (414) 321-9595 ext. 4104.

February 2: Slime

March 2: Pixel Art Keychains

April 6: Bath Fizzies

May 4: Paint a Pot

Teen Anime Club (In Person)

Second Friday of the Month, 3:30-5:00 PM

January 13, February 10, March 10, April 14, May 12

Watch anime on our big screen, create anime-themed crafts, munch on Japanese snacks, and discuss all things anime with your friends! Contact Emily to register at emilya@greenfieldwi.us or (414) 321-9595 ext. 4106.
February 10: Make anime buttons featuring all your favorite characters.

March 10: Anime show-and-tell! Bring your anime gear and artwork to the library to show off to the other Anime Club members
April 14: Sub vs Dub! We'll be watching anime on our big screen in both sub and dub and comparing the two.

May 12: Anime vs Manga! Read My Hero Academia vol. 1 and then come to Anime Club to watch the first two episodes on the big screen. 

Teen Mindfulness Series [Ages 12-18] (In Person)

Third Thursday of the Month, 7:00-8:00 PM

February 16, March 16, April 20, May 18

Do you find yourself feeling anxious or stressed? If so, join us for the teen mindfulness series. Each month, you will be able explore different types of mindfulness exercises that will help you relax as well as strengthen your body and mind. Registration required. To register, contact Daphne at daphnea@greenfieldwi.us or (414) 321-9595 ext. 4104.

February 16: Yoga

March 16: Coloring

April 20: Guided Meditation

May 18: Puzzles & Brain Teasers

Tween Graphic Novel Club for Ages 8-13

Third Tuesday of the Month, 3:30-4:30 PM

Bam! Pow! Zap! Do you enjoy reading comics and graphic novels? If so, then this is the club for you. Each month, we will explore a different genre and talk about what we have read.

February 28: El Deafo by Cece Bell

March 28: When Stars are Scattered by Victoria Jamieson

April 25: Sue & Tai-chan 1 by Kanata Konami

May 23: Shirley and Jamila Save Their Summer by Gillian Goerz

Peeps-O-Rama: A Literary-Themed Peep Diorama Contest (In Person & Facebook)

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Build a diorama using peeps candy and a shoe box depicting a scene from one of your favorite books. Age categories: Kids 7 and under, Youth 8-12, Teen 13-17, Adult 18+, Staff. For more information, contact Gloria at gloriam@greenfieldwi.us or (414) 321-9595 ext. 4107.

April 10–16: Drop off your diorama at either Reference Desk.

April 17–23: 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.

April 25: Winners will be announced.