Greenfield Notebook: July 9, 2024

Plum boutique owner Heidi Weeks, pictured recently in her Northampton shop, will teach participants to repurpose their old T-shirts into bucket hats at the Greenfield Public Library Makerspace on Tuesday, July 16, at 5 p.m.

Plum boutique owner Heidi Weeks, pictured recently in her Northampton shop, will teach participants to repurpose their old T-shirts into bucket hats at the Greenfield Public Library Makerspace on Tuesday, July 16, at 5 p.m. STAFF FILE PHOTO/DAN LITTLE

Published: 07-08-2024 1:37 PM

Moose Lodge hosting murder mystery dinner

GREENFIELD — The Greenfield Moose Lodge at 20 School St. is hosting a murder mystery dinner on Saturday, July 13, at 6 p.m.

The meal will include salad and baked stuffed chicken.

Tickets are $25 and can be reserved by calling 413-773-9030. Callers are advised to leave a message. Proceeds will benefit the Moosehaven AAA Project, part of the Moose Lodge’s charitable giving.

Reservations must be made by Wednesday, July 10.

Learn about library’s legal kiosk

GREENFIELD — Representatives from Western New England University’s Legal Kiosk Initiative will be at the Greenfield Public Library on Monday, July 15, from 1 to 3 p.m. to provide information and answer questions about the new legal kiosk available at the library. Legal kiosks provide greater access to the justice system to people without access to Wi-Fi or technology.

For more information, email librarian@greenfieldpubliclibrary.org or call 413-772-1544.

July 16: Author talk with Max Brallier

GREENFIELD — In partnership with the Library Speakers Consortium, the Greenfield Public Library invites residents to a virtual author talk with Max Brallier on Tuesday, July 16, at 2 p.m.

Brallier will discuss “The Last Kids on Earth,” both the book series and the animated series on Netflix. He will share how he came up with the different monsters and villains, as well as the unique ways that Jack and his friends are able to defeat them.

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For more information and to register, visit libraryc.org/greenfieldpubliclibrary.

Plum owner leading workshop

GREENFIELD — Plum boutique owner Heidi Weeks will teach participants to repurpose their old T-shirts into bucket hats at the Greenfield Public Library Makerspace on Tuesday, July 16, at 5 p.m. The program is intended for middle schoolers and teens.

This program is free, but space is limited, and registration is required. Register at forms.gle/qUNAm9Z5MAW7tgJL6 or speak with Francesca Passiglia in the Teen Room.

From cardboard boxes to cars for a drive-in movie

GREENFIELD — Families with children up to age 12 are invited to bring their own cardboard boxes to the Greenfield Public Library to decorate as cars ahead of a “drive-in” movie at the library on Wednesday, July 17, at 5:30 p.m. The one-hour screening will include a G-rated film and snacks will be provided.

For more information, contact Children’s Librarian Ellen Lavoie at ellen.lavoie@greenfield-ma.gov or call 413-772-1544, ext. 5104.

Teens invited to make smoothies, shakes

GREENFIELD — Visitors to the Greenfield Public Library on Thursday, July 18, at 3 p.m. can make their own smoothies and shakes using the ingredients provided. The program is intended for middle schoolers and teens.

This program is free, but space is limited, and advance registration is required. Register at forms.gle/2STXDs4SRsAae32o7 or speak with Francesca Passiglia in the Teen Room.