Programs and Events
All programs are for tweens and teens in grades 6-12 unless otherwise stated.
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.
Tween Munch & Make [Ages 8-12]
Second Wednesday of the Month, 4:30 PM – 5:30 PM
February 14, 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 at www.greenfieldlibrary.org/kids-and-families/programs-events.php.
February 14: Valentine’s Candy & Friendship Bracelets
March 13: Popcorn & DIY Notebooks
April 10: Mochi & Bubble Tea Keychains
May 8: Cosmic Brownies & Galaxy Jars
Teen Volunteer Hours
First and Third Tuesday of the Month, 4:00-5:00 PM
February 6 & 20, March 5 & 19, April 2 & 16, May 7 & 21
Do you love the library? Do you need volunteer hours? Join us for Teen Volunteer Hours and help Daphne, the Teen Librarian, with some fun projects. Soda and snacks will be provided.
February 6: Create Giant Flowers for Children’s Area
February 20: Create Summer Reading Bookmarks
March 5: Create a Library Scavenger Hunt for Teen Area
March 19: Create a Teen Reads Book Display
April 2: Create Book Folding Art for Children’s Area
April 16: Create a Library Scavenger Hunt for Children’s Area
May 7: Create Reading Buddies
May 21: Create Buttons for Pride Display
Teen Craft Club
Third Wednesday of the Month, 6:30-7:30 PM
February 21, March 20, April 17, May 15
Do you love making crafts? Bring your creativity and get crafty at Teen Craft Club. All supplies will be provided. Register online at www.greenfieldlibrary.org/teens/programs-events.php
February 21: Canvas Pour Painting
March 20: Friendship Bracelets
April 17: Slime
May 15: Dot Art Tote Bags
Teen Lego Club
Fourth Wednesday of the Month, 6:30-8:00 PM
February 28, March 27, April 24, May 22
Technology + Imagination = Teen Lego Club. From building robots to creating stop-motion animation, you will experience Lego in a new and innovative way. This program is for teens of all skill levels—no previous building experience required.
February 28: Lego Robots - WeDo 2.0
March 27: Lego Robots - Mindstorms EV3
April 24: Stop-Motion Animation
May 22: Animation Screening & My Own Creation Celebration
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.