We are looking for families to participate in our 2nd annual pumpkin decorating contest. Buy a pumpkin, carve it, paint it, dress it up like your favorite cartoon character… whatever you like, the possibilities are endless! Drop off your completed pumpkin to the library anytime between Saturday October 22nd and Wednesday October 26th. A prize will be awarded for the winning pumpkin. Voting takes place on Thursday October 27th at Harvest Fest. You don’t need to be present to win.
Celebrate the freedom to read during Banned Books Week! Check out our children’s room display of frequently challenged books this week. Continue reading
The Brimfield Library and the Brimfield Senior Center are coming together to host a very special event in the Town Hall, 21 Main St on Friday, September 30th from 4pm-5:30pm. Tea, sandwiches, scones, and other delectable goodies will be served by the Friends of the Brimfield Senior Center and Mrs. Gordon, a middle class housewife from 1908, will join us and regale us with stories from her time. Bring your favorite tea cup or tea set if you’d like and feel free to dress in the Victorian Style. Children over 10 are welcome.
Cost for this event is $5.00 per person. Reservations must be made by Monday, September 26th by calling 413-245-7253 or the library at 413-245-3518. All proceeds from this event are being split between the Friends of the Brimfield Senior Center and the Friends of the Brimfield Public Library, Inc. Hope you can make it!
Are you a mystery buff? Our Mystery Book Club is always looking for new members! The club meets the second Thursday of every month unless otherwise noted. If you’re interested in signing up for the Mystery Book Club or want to see the current book selection, please contact the library or stop in. Check out the Events calendar for the next meeting date.
Whether you’re an experienced knitter or a complete beginner, you’re welcome to come to join the Knitting Club at the library! The club meets every third Thursday of the month from 5:30-7:30pm unless otherwise noted. Both knitting and crochet are welcome. Bring a project that you are currently working on or get inspired to start something new! Check out our Events calendar for the next meeting.
Bakers, Bakers, Bakers — It’s that time of year again and we NEED you! Can you bake, bag and label goodies for the Friends of the Brimfield Public Library’s bake sale? The baked goods are needed for September 9th and 10th. Please let us know if you can help out. There is a sign up sheet at the library or you can tell us on Facebook. Thanks!