Tie Dye T-Shirt Day!

Tie Die Colors

Do you want to make your very own t-shirt? You can at Tie Dye T-Shirt Day on Tuesday, July 30th at 4pm! Just sign up by calling the library at 413-245-3518 or by dropping by in person! All we need to know is your child’s name, age and t-shirt size. We take care of the rest — you just show up and get creative! This event is for children ages 2-18, is limited to 25 participants, is sponsored by the Friends of the Brimfield Public Library, Inc. and fills up incredibly fast!

Overflow parking is at the Town Hall Annex or the bottom of the Congregational Church lawn. Please do not block or park in the neighboring driveway to the west.

Ice Cream Story Hour

In honor of National Ice Cream Day (which is on Sunday, July 21st) we are hosting a special ice cream story hour with Bonnie on Wednesday, July 17th at 3pm! This event is limited to 15 participants ages 3-10. Please call the library at 245-3518 to sign-up. After the story, we will be making sundaes! If our parking lot is full, please park next door at the Town Hall Annex. We must not park in or block the neighboring driveway to the west.

** Please let us know of any allergies when signing your child up**

LEGO Brick Challenge

Come and challenge your creativity to design a specific LEGO structure on Tuesday, August 6th from 1:30 – 2:15pm! The presenter will provide an engineering objective for each participant. This event is limited to 30 participants and is geared for students going into 2nd-6th grade in September. Sign-up is required.

Call the library at 413-245-3518 to sign up today!

Please note that the show will be at the Hitchcock Academy this year because the Town Hall is closed.

Join Our Fairy Tale Themed Summer Reading Program!

Kick off this year’s magical summer reading adventure on Monday, June 24th! Sign up to receive your dragon or unicorn reading log and a special goodie bag. Exciting prizes await our young readers!

This program is designed for children ages 3-12. We also have a separate program specifically for teenagers!

Oscar the Wonder Dog With Ms. Nicole

Join us for a fun show presenting Oscar the Wonder Dog and Ms. Nicole on Wednesday, June 26th at 1pm! Oscar knows over 40 tricks and will astonish you with his antics!

This is a family friendly event that is open to all ages and is sponsored by the Friends of the Brimfield Public Library, Inc.

Call the library at 413-245-3518 to sign up today! Space is limited to 40 children. Please note that the show will be at the Hitchcock Academy this year because the Town Hall is closed.

Toto’s Touch a Truck

Come celebrate the life of Toto the Tornado Kitten on Saturday, June 1st from 10am – 12pm at the Brimfield Winery. Vehicles from many local public safety agencies will be on display for all ages to check out! This is a free event, but a donation of pet food would be greatly appreciated and will be donated to local animal charities!

Where The Wild Things Are Story Hour

Join Ellie, one of our junior patrons, for an exciting story that she is preparing all on her own! This “Where the Wild Things Are” story hour will be on Tuesday, May 28th at 4:30pm. Participants will be listening to the story and creating a monster craft to take home. Space is limited so please call 413-245-3518 or email brimfieldlibraryrequests@gmail.com to sign-up. This event is geared towards children ages 3-10.

Friends of the BPL Meet and Greet

Get read for a grape adventure! Join us on Friday, May 3rd at 6:30pm for the opening night of the Brimfield Winery and meet the Friends of the Brimfield Library. It’s a unique opportunity to learn more about the organization and their efforts, and maybe even taste some amazing wine!

Social Justice Book Club

Come and have a conversation about some of the most important issues of our time on Thursday, May 30th at 6:30pm. We seek to foster open, respectful conversation on difficult topics. The book of the month for May is The People’s Hospital. This event will be held on Zoom. Email BrimfieldUCC@gmail.com to register and a Zoom invitation will be sent.

The library has several copies of the book available for borrowing!

Needle Felting Workshop: Fairy Garden

Come explore the exciting world of needle felting! You can learn and practice new skills while making an enchanted fairy garden on Thursday, May 16th from 5-7:30pm.

Whether you’re new to needle felting or an experienced enthusiast, this fun workshop is for you. Join fiber artist, Tracy Kochanski as she helps you develop your needle felting skills. In this workshop you’ll learn how to choose wool, use proper needle technique and how to sculpt and attach basic shapes to create the various elements of the garden. You’ll explore form, texture and detail in a relaxed atmosphere while working with an array of colored wool.

All materials and tools will be provided.All experience levels are welcome. This event is for adults only.

Space is limited to 15 participants, so sign up today!