Summer Reading Club

Summer 2014 Reading Program

For a full list of children's story times, programs and summer reading events, look at our calendar.

Fizz! Boom! Read!

Join the Summer Reading Club
—Register in person at the library or online

Fizz! Boom! Read!The Summer Reading Club, for students in grades K–6, is designed to encourage the joy of reading through activities, games, incentives and a summer full of special programs. Younger siblings can join the fun too with the Library's Read to Me program. Registration for Summer Reading begins Monday, June 16th, and continues through August 1st.

Fizz! Boom! Read!Summer Reading Special Events at Greenwich Library include:

Stories in the Park at Bruce Park Gazebo

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.

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Wednesday, July 30, 2014
10:30 AM
Greenwich Library

Fiesta de los Cuentos-Bilingual Storytime

Join us for a Spanish and English storytime. Toddlers and preschoolers sing songs, listen to stories and enjoy this bilingual program. No registration. For more information, please call the Children's Room at 203-622-7940.

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Thursday, July 31, 2014
11:00 AM
Children's Constellation Room
Greenwich Library

Sing, Play and Move with Marta

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.

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Friday, August 01, 2014
10:30 AM
Children's Constellation Room
Greenwich Library

Crabgrass Puppet Theatre's "The Pirate, The Princess, and The Pea"

Join us for this swashbuckling pirate and princess adventure! Crabgrass Puppets present a tale of a pirate and princess on a treasure hunt. The princess is trying to stay one step ahead of the pirate to dive for the treasure. A thrilling voyage filled with humor (and sea monsters)! Celebrate the summer reading finale with us and enjoy prizes and refreshments following the show. Ages 4 and up. No tickets required.

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Saturday, August 02, 2014
11:00 AM
Cole Auditorium
Greenwich Library

Wee Ones

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.

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Tuesday, August 05, 2014
10:30 AM
Rear Children's Room
Greenwich Library

Storycrafts for 3's, 4's, and 5's

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.

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Tuesday, August 05, 2014
4:00 PM
Children's Constellation Room
Greenwich Library

Stories in the Park at Bruce Park Gazebo

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.

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Wednesday, August 06, 2014
10:30 AM
Greenwich Library

Bookworms Book Club

A pre-registered program for children who have completed grades 2 and 3 who are reading independently. Join us for book discussion, fun activities and a snack. Please register and pick up a copy of the book in the Children's Room For more information, please call 203-622-7940.

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Wednesday, August 06, 2014
4:00 PM
Children's Constellation Room
Greenwich Library

Fiesta de los Cuentos-Bilingual Storytime

Join us for a Spanish and English storytime. Toddlers and preschoolers sing songs, listen to stories and enjoy this bilingual program. No registration. For more information, please call the Children's Room at 203-622-7940.

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Thursday, August 07, 2014
11:00 AM
Children's Constellation Room
Greenwich Library

Jr. Book Club

Join us for pizza and a book discussion. For students who have completed grades 4-6. Register and pick up a book at the Children's Room Desk or call 203-622-7940.


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Thursday, August 07, 2014
5:00 PM
Meeting Room
Greenwich Library