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! The program began on July 6th and will continue 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 are asked to read six books during the course of the program. In addition, the library will offer action-filled events each week. Registration is ongoing and you can register at the library,...
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...
Summer Reading Program: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...
Summer Reading Program: Zumba for Kids July 27th 10:00 am
Zumba instructor Sue Chaffee Standish will introduce the kids to Zumba on Wednesday, July 27th at 10:00 am. Zumba is a fun, joyful Latin-inspired fitness class with fabulous music and a great beat. It is a total workout combining all elements of fitness. Its not a dance its a party! Reservations preferred. Call 397-3873 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Fireside Book Discussion Group Next Meeting July 28th 6:00 pm
The Fireside Book Discussion Group meets the last Thursday of the month at 6:00 pm. Our next meeting will be Thursday, July 28th and the selected title is OUTLINE by Rachel Cusk. Books will be supplied by the library and new members are always welcome. Please call 397-3873 or email email@example.com for more information.
Summer Reading Program: Historic Games by Casey Farm August 3rd at 10:00 am
Casey Farm, part of historic New England, is coming to the Greene Public Library for a program on Historic Games. Kids will learn how children had fun in the past centuries. They will get to play some games and solve riddles. In addition, participants will learn how parents' attitudes have changed and discuss how technology has changed the toys they play with. A wonderful opportunity for kids to experience a bit of the past. Reservations preferred. Call 397-3873 or email jean@...
Olympic Games and Final Party August 10th at 10:00 am
We will end our summer reading program with our own version of some crazy Olympic games which will include a noodle hurdle relay, squirt gun races and a synchronized snack toss which involves a shower cap, shaving cream and Cheetos! After the gold medals are awarded, we will celebrate with an end of the summer reading party. Reservations preferred. Call 397-3873 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
"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.