Join us on Wednesday, February 22nd from 3pm – 4pm for a special ‘Stone Soup’ Story Hour! We will be reading the story and making stone soup to try. The stone, the pot and the both will be provided but we need each of you to bring an item to go into the soup– just like in the story! When signing up please let us know which vegetable(s) that you are going to bring. The items needed are listed below (some need to be cooked at home). We will also be making a craft. This story hour is for children aged 3-10 and space is limited to 12 participants.
List of items needed:
1 cup of cooked potatoes
1 cup of cooked or canned carrots
1 cup of cooked celery
1 cup of cooked broccoli
1 cup of diced onion
1 cup of corn (frozen or canned)
1 cup of peas (frozen or canned)
1 cup of diced or canned mushrooms
1 cup of diced or canned tomatoes
4 minced garlic cloves
Salt and pepper
1 box of Saltine crackers
(there are 12 items listed so please bring 2 items if you are signing up 2 children, 3 if you are bringing 3, etc.)
Interested in signing up? Either stop by the library or contact us!
For the month of February at the Brimfield Public Library, check out our surprise books wrapped in red. Read the profile on the cover and take a chance! Will your blind date be hot or not? Rate your date at the end and return it to let us know!
Join Bonnie for a special snow globe story hour on January 25th from 4:15pm – 5:15pm. This event is geared for children aged 3-9 and space is limited to 12 participants. You can sign-up on Facebook or at the library.
Join us for a relaxing evening of adult coloring on Thursday, January 26th from 6:00 – 7:30pm. Bring your own supplies or use the ones that the library has on hand. We’ll put on the coffee and bring some cookies too. Grab your best friend, take time out for YOU and come relax while coloring! Sign-up is required either on Facebook or in the library.
Join us for a Gingerbread Story Hour over winter break on Wednesday, December 28th from 2-3pm. We will be reading gingerbread books and decorating gingerbread cookies. This event is for ages 10 and under. Space is limited, so reserve a spot during your next visit to the library or contact us!
**There may be items processed in a plant that contains peanuts, wheat, and milk used during this event.**
It’s raffle time again at the Brimfield Library! From October 27th – December 3rd, we will be having our Best Business Raffle. Local businesses have donated beautiful themed baskets and gift cards. Tickets are 1 for $1 or 7 for $5 and the drawing is being held on Saturday December 3rd. Help us reach our goal by showing your support today!
Join us for a relaxing evening of adult coloring on Tuesday, November 29th from 6:30 – 7:30pm. Bring your own supplies or use the ones that the library has on hand. Hot apple cider and cookies will be served. Grab your best friend, take time out for YOU and come relax while coloring! Sign-up is required either on Facebook or in the library.
On Wednesday, October 26th from 4:15pm – 5pm, the library will be hosting a Fall-themed Story Hour with Bonnie! Come in to hear a story and work on a craft. Space is limited – you can sign up at the library, or contact us to sign up. For ages 2-10.
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.
Join us for Harvest Fest 2016 on Thursday, October 27th from 5:30-7:00. This event is geared towards children in grades Pre-K — 6th. Costumes are optional. Space is limited so stop by the library, contact us, or reply on our Facebook event to sign up. Continue reading