Greene Public Library
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.
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.
Summer Reading Program: 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...
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 email@example.com.
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.