All Upcoming Events

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Join us for Scrapbooking on the third Friday of each month, beginning September 21, from 9:30 to 12:30.  All levels welcome!  Call to register or for more information.  
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Young children, ages 3 to 7, are invited with their caregiver to an Art and Story program each Friday at 10am. Children will create a unique work of art, with a special weekly theme. Playtime and snack to follow.  
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Interested in entering our raffle for teens in grades 6-12? Check out the Teen Area at the library through September 22nd-September 30th to participate! The prize is a Skylanders Imaginators Starter Pack for the Wii U. Includes three figurines and a platform--the…
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Rock & Read for Babies (Birth - 12 months) begins Monday, Sept. 24. REGISTRATION IS FULL. Call 822-9102.  
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Rock & Read for Toddlers (12-23 months) begins Sept. 24. Registration is required. Call 822-9102 to register. 
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  A thrilling journey into the minds of African elephants as they struggle to survive.  If, as many recent nonfiction bestsellers have revealed, animals possess emotions and awareness, they must also have stories. In The White Bone, a novel imagined…
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Getting Ready for Kindergarten is for 4 and 5-year-olds NOT currently enrolled in Kindergarten (will begin Kindergarten in 2019). Meets the 4th Tuesday of each month (September - May) at 6:30 pm. Stories, crafts and learning activities. Register at the library or call 822-9102 beginning Sept. 10. 
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Tales for 2's begins Wednesday, Sept. 26. REGISTRATION IS FULL. Call 822-9102 to register. 
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Toddler, Tunes & Tales Wednesdays 10am Children ages 1 to 5 are invited with their caregivers for music, stories, felt board activities, parachute play, crafts & playtime !  
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Storytime for 3-8's meets Thursday and Friday mornings at 10 am beginning Sept. 27. Registration is required. Call 822-9102 to register. 
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Come play Minecraft with friends on the CovPubLib's own private server! Each session is one hour long, I.E. 4:30-5:30 p.m., 5:30-6:30 p.m., 6:30-7:30 p.m.  Registration is required--please speak with a librarian in Youth Services to sign up.
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The Fireside Book Club meets the last Thursday of each month at 6pm.  Join us for a lively discussion of the month's selection!  Call to reserve your book. Refreshments will be served.
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Storytime for 3-8's meets Thursday and Friday mornings at 10 am beginning Sept. 27. Registration is required. Call 822-9102 to register. 
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Enjoy playing cribbage on the last Friday of each month here at Greene Library.  All skills welcome! Call to register for this popular program.
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Are you a teen in grades 7-12 looking to earn some community service hours? Contact the Teen Librarian and learn how you can come in during the month of October to help us prepare goodie bags in time for the Trunk-or-Treat program taking place on Friday, October 26th. (401) 822-9102 -- Ask…
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Stop by the Teen Area to make-and-take your own Spooky Scratch-Art Mask! Supplies will be available on a first-come, first-serve basis throughout the month of October. We ask that you only take one per person. Thank you!  
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Check out the board games, puzzles, and other activities we have to offer in the Teen Area! You will find these games and puzzles, as well as our Boredom Buster bins featuring Sudoku puzzles, word searches, Mad Libs, and more on the shelves near the high-top table and New YA books.  
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Interested in entering our raffle for teens in grades 6-12? Check out the Teen Area at the library through October 2nd-October 31st to participate! The prize will be an Art 101 Doodle It: Canvas Art Set!   We have two different designs to choose from:…
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Join us as we make a spooky needle felted Witch!  She is adorable and perfect for your Halloween decorating!  All levels welcome.  Material and instruction are provided.  Call Greene Library to register or email; ltait@coventrylibrary.org.  Space is limited, so call early!
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Do Music will visit Greene Public Library on Wednesday, September 19 at 10am. Children will enjoy this lively, interactive musical program; instruments, movement and songs!
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On Thursday, October 4 at 7 pm, Park Ranger John McNiff of the Roger Williams National Memorial in Providence will present the life of Roger Williams in Council Chambers.  His life is one every Rhode Islander should be familiar with.  Call Jane at 822-9104 or email js@coventrylibrary.org.
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Haunted HISTORY this year will focus on the Varnum Memorial Armory and Museum; featured is the curator of the armory presenting several important pieces of RI history housed in their impressive museum, he may share a ghost story or two and it'll be followed by a…
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Enjoy a fun evening of Contra dancing hosted by Greene Library at the beautiful Camp Westwood Lodge in Coventry.  Popular caller, Elwood Donnelly and the fabulous May Bee's will provide the music! All levels welcome.  Stop in for a brief lesson at 6:30pm.  Dance will begin at 7pm.  Tickets are $10…
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Halloween Trick-or-Treat Storytime for Ages 3-8. October 16th @ 4:30pm.  Call 822-9102 to register beginning October 1st.
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Join us for Part 2 of the RI Genealogical Society Program with Helen Smith as we continue to learn how to trace family history and roots.  Laptops will be required for this program.  The library can provide a limited number of laptops.  Call to register at 397-3873 or email; ltait@coventrylibrary.…