Summer 2015 Reading Program
June 15—August 8
For a full list of children's story times, programs and summer reading events, look at our
Join the Summer Reading Club
—Register in person at the library or online beginning June 15.
Calling all super readers!
Grades K-6 can register in person or online. Visit the Children's Room Superhero Headquarters to pick up your Hero Activity Book.Inside are fun activities, a reading log to track progress, and a listing of our super programs. Track the minutes you read and each time you reach a reading milestone you earn a prize and raffle ticket to enter in the Grand Prize Raffle. Visit Greenwich Library to pick up your milestone prizes and raffle tickets.
Pre-School Read-To-Me Club: Children who are not yet reading independently may join the Read-To-Me Club. Register in the Children’s Room and receive folders with weekly reading logs /coloring pages. Turn in a coloring page and pick out a small prize from the treasure chest.
Make reading your superpower!
Summer Reading Special Events at Greenwich Library include:
Meet some animals from your favorite books!
Enjoy stories and get the chance to see and touch some of the wonderful creatures that call the Stamford Nature Center home.
For ages 5 & up
Saturday, August 01, 2015
Drop-in program designed for toddlers 12-24 months with a parent/caregiver. Enjoy simple stories, songs, movement and finger plays. A great way to introduce children to the wonderful world of books. For more information, please call the Children's Room at 203-622-7940. No registration needed.
Monday, August 03, 2015
Rear Children's Room
Celebrate community heroes! Stories, songs and craft program designed for 3,4,5 year olds with a parent/caregiver. Children make their own craft to take home. No registration required but space is limited. Please come early and sign in at the Children's Room desk. For information, call 203-622-7940.
Tuesday, August 04, 2015
Children's Constellation Room
Drop-in Story Time in Bruce Park playground across from the Bruce Museum. Meet in the Gazebo. In case of inclement weather, story time will be held in Greenwich Library Children's Room (decision made by 9:30am).Families welcome. No registration needed. For information, please call the Children's Room 203-622-7940.
Wednesday, August 05, 2015
Join us for snacks and book discussion. For students entering grades 4-6.
Register and pick up a book at the Children's Room Desk or call 203-622-7940 for information.
Thursday, August 06, 2015
Children age 2-5 will enjoy singing, music and movement with musical instruments. Each program is limited to 20 children and their caregivers. Come early to sign-in at the Children's Desk. For more information, please call the Children's Room 203-622-7940.
Friday, August 07, 2015
Rear Children's Room
Celebrate the end of our 'Every Hero Has a Story' summer reading program with the magic and juggling of Flow Circus!
Not all superheroes are born with special powers...
Join performer Paul Miller as he learns that super skills like juggling and magic can be mastered by finding resources, setting goals, and practicing. One book starts him on a playful journey that leads to a lifetime of fighting boredom while challenging himself and others to reach new heights.
Summer Reading Grand Prize winners will be announced. Refreshments to follow the show, generously provided by Whole Foods Greenwich.
All ages welcome.
No tickets required.
Saturday, August 08, 2015