Greene Public Library
Summer Reading Program: ON YOUR MARK, GET SET, READ
The theme for this year's Summer Reading Program is ON YOUR MARK, GET SET, READ! Beginning on July 6th and continuing until August 10th, participants will exercise their minds with reading and their bodies with fun games at the Greene Public Library. Students in grades one through five can register and they are asked to read six books during the course of the program. The library will offer action-filled events each week. Registration day is July 6th. If you are unable to attend,...
Summer Reading Registration and RISING SUN JIU-JITSU July 6th 10:00 am
Registration for Greene Library's Summer Reading Program will take place on Wednesday, July 6th at 10:00 am. After kids have checked in and learned how the program works, Dean Watts of Rising Sun Jiu Jitsu will introduce the children to Jiu Jitsu, a basic form of martial arts. This discipline helps to build respect, confidence and self-discipline. Parents can pre-register their children by calling 397-3873 but registration that day is fine.
Little Yoga July 13th at 10:00 am
Rebecca Mele of Little Yoga will introduce the Summer Reading participants to Yoga. They will learn some yoga poses; listen to some cool music; eat some fresh fruit; learn to meditate and RELAX! Registration preferred. CAll 397-3873 or email email@example.com.
Insects in the Garden July 14th 7:00 pm
Rhode Island Master Gardener Melissa Guillet will host a program, INSECTS IN THE GARDEN, ON Thursday, July 14th at 7:00 pm. She will discuss the good versus the bad bugs and how to welcome or control them. Reservations preferred. Call 397-3873 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Farm Fresh Rhode Island for Young Adults aged 10 and up July 21st 4:00 pm
Flex your cooking muscles! Join Farm Fresh Rhode Island to learn how to prepare delicious recipes that fuel a strong and active body. Participants will learn how to read and prepare a recipe and the easy steps for setting themselves up for success in the kitchen. A Farm Fresh chef will lead the group in making the ultimate in fit and tasty food, including power bars, fruit smoothies and other sensational snacks that feature RI grown fruits and vegetables. A perfect program for your hungry...
The Rain Ninja Friday, July 22nd at noon
Javier de la Camara, The Rain Ninja, is coming to the Greene Public Library on Friday, July 22nd at noon. He is called the Rain Ninja because he moves through life like a Ninja. He will demonstrate some of his many skills that include break dancing, calisthenics, cross-fit training, and hard core training. Also a devout vegan health food guru, he will discuss how important a healthy diet is to fitness and well-being. The kids will enjoy his energetic demonstrations and learn a great...
The Fireside Book Group June 30th at 6:00 pm
The Fireside Book Discussion Group meets the last Thursday of the month at 6:00 p.m. Our next meeting will be Thursday, June 30th at 6:00 pm. The selected title is All The Light We Cannot See by Anthony Doerr. Books will be provided by the library. New members are always welcome.
"Color Me Calm" Adult Coloring Drop-in on Thursday nights 4 - 7 pm
The Greene Public Library has launched an adult coloring program called "Color Me Calm" on Thursday nights from 4:00 p.m. - 7:00 p.m. There has been immediate interest and participation. Join other patrons in this calming pasttime. Coloring is now trendy with beautiful complext coloring books, precise markers and colored pencils available just for grownups. Adult coloring can be a meditative behavior that helps to distract you from daily stress and electronic overload. As you...
Purls of Wisdom, Greene Library's Knitting/Crocheting Circle every Tuesday night at 6:00 p.m.
Come and enjoy the company of friends while you knit. New members are always welcome. If you are interested in attending, please call the library at 397-3873 or email email@example.com to add your name to our group email list.