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“Winterfest” This Saturday at Greenwich Library

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Join Greenwich Library for a Winterfest celebration, all day, Saturday December 15. Start the day with Mother Goose story time in the Children’s Room at 10:30 a.m. with stories and songs for younger children and their parents. Following Mother Goose, there will be several holiday crafts from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. Patrons are encouraged […] [Read More]

Children’s Program at Greenwich Library

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Tomorrow children ages 2-5 are invited to Sing, Play and Move with Marta. Children will enjoy singing, music and movement with musical instruments in the Library’s magical Constellation Room on the second floor. The program is limited to 20 children and their caregivers, so come early to sign up a the Children’s Desk. For more information […] [Read More]

Children’s May Flower Crafts

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Every day this week the Children’s Room will have simple May flower crafts. Drop in and create a bouquet! For more information contact Deirdre Sullivan at (203) 622-7940 [Read More]

May Day!

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Happy May Day! Spring is here and Greenwich Library is alive with lots of events and programs for the month of May. At the Technology Training Center you can learn how to download books to your eReader or even how to use PhotoShop effectively. The full TTC May schedule can be seen here. The Children’s […] [Read More]

Children’s Programs at the Library

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From infants to grade schoolers and even tweens, the Greenwich Library’s Children’s Room has a bunch of fun programs for kids of all ages. Baby Lapsit meets twice a day on Thursdays, at 9:45am and 1:15pm. It’s a pre-registered program for infants up to 12 months and a parent or caregiver. Babies enjoy nursery rhymes, […] [Read More]

Vacation Fun – Hugo on the Big Screen

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For those of us home this vacation, Greenwich Library has a special treat on Wednesday, April 11th. The Hollywood blockbuster, Hugo will be presented on the big screen in Cole Auditorium. Martin Scorsese’s adaptation of the hugely popular novel, The Invention of Hugo Cabret, by Brian Selznick, was nominated for 11 Academy Awards, including best […] [Read More]

Greenwich Library’s Spring Break Week of Fun

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Greenwich Library and the branches have fun, interesting events lined up for kids during the spring break. A few of the highlights are: Main Library Wednesday, April 11, watch the blockbuster Hugo in the Cole Auditorium. The film is rated PG. Doors open at 1:45 p.m. and the film starts at 2:00 p.m. Friday, April […] [Read More]

Celebrate National Library Week!

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Greenwich Library is celebrating National Library Week by distributing winning bookmarks from the “Love my Library” bookmark contest. Children were invited to design their own bookmark, and seven winners were chosen from all three locations. Whether you are a job seeker looking for resources to land a new job, a parent looking for free activities […] [Read More]

“Wolfgang Amadeus Schmutzinberry” To Perform at Greenwich Library

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The Ashforth Children’s Concert Series presents a performance by “Wolfgang Amadeus Schmutzinberry,” Mozart’s “less talented relative,” on March 24 at 2 p.m. in the Cole Auditorium. Rami Vamos, a guitarist, composer and teaching artist for the Chamber Music Society of Lincoln Center, will play Schmutzinberry, the world’s most mediocre composer, who has stumbled upon a […] [Read More]

Greenwich Library Has Wealth of Resources for Kids

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Greenwich Library offers a wealth of resources for children, parents and teachers. To get started, click on the Children tab at the Greenwich Library website.  In addition to a schedule of upcoming programs and featured staff-reviewed books, Greenwich Library offers a variety of information to help families.  Open the Homework Help page to access age-appropriate […] [Read More]