Programs & Events

storyhourOngoing Programs for Children

  • Story Hour at Four Seasons of Learning Center – Friday, 10:00 AM
  • Storytime for 0-6 – every Thursday, 10:00 AM
  • Storytime for 6-12 – every Tuesday, 10:00 AM
  • Lakeview Elementary Kindergarten – alternate Wednesday’s, 1:30 PM

Summer Programs for Children

  • Permaculture for Kids with Holly Cook – June 20th at 10:00 AM
  • Chinese Paper Folding with Scott Bascom- June 27th at 10:00 AM – Co-sponsored by the Greensboro Historical Society
  • Funky Fourth Parade – July 1st at 9:00 AM – Join us as we stroll through town with the library banner. Costumes optional
  • Modern Times Theater at the Caspian Lake Beach – July 6th at 1:00 PM
  • Junk Instruments with Justin Lander  – July 11th at 10:00 AM. Save things from the landfill and make music!
  • Reading of “Listen: How Pete Seeger Got America Singing” with author Leda Schubert – July 13th at 10:00 AM
  • MakerSpace’s 1st project – Making Paper Circuits with Lisa Yokana – July 22nd at 10:00 AM. Ages 6+
  • Create a Mural about Building a Better World for the children’s room with the Art House – July 25th at 10:00 AM
  • Create a Mural about Building a Better World for the children’s room with the Art House – August 1st at 10:00 AM
  • Build and Paint Little Free Libraries for Greensboro – August 5th 10:00 – 12:00. TBoxes are designed to hold books for folks to borrow at their leisure and will be put up in spots around Greensboro for all to enjoy! Co-Sponsored by the Greensboro Recreation Committee. Please pre-register
  • Celebrate Summer Reading with a Circus Smirkus Road Show Performance and Ice Cream Party – August 3rd at 10:00 AM
  • Create a Mural about Building a Better World for the children’s room with the Art House – August 8th at 10:00 AM
  • Abenaki Past and Present with Bobby Farlice-Rubio of the Fairbanks Museum August 22nd at 10:00 AM

 Programs for Adults

  • Book Discussion: “Live Girls and Women” by Alice Munro – June 28th at 7:00 PM – The story of a young girl’s growing up in rural Ontario in the 1940’s.
  • “A Short Time to Die” by Susan Bickford – July 6th at 7:00 PM – A murder/mystery, written by a Greensboro author, is about two women from opposite sides of the country who find their lives inextricably bound together. She will discuss writing the book and copies will be available for sale to benefit the library.
  • Discussion – “Is Torture Ethically Justifiable” with David Brahinsky – July 13th – 7:00 PM
  • Book Discussion – “The Spectator Bird” by Wallace Stegner – July 26th at 7:00 PM – “A fabulously written account of regret, memory and the subtleties and challenges of a long successful marriage. Stegner deals with the dual threads of the novel with aplomb…. A thoughtful, crystalline book.” —Matthew Spencer, The Guardian
  • Book Discussion – “My Name is Lucy Barton” by Elizabeth Strout – August 23rd at 7:00 PM – “A quiet, sublimely merciful contemporary novel about love, yearning, and resilience in a family damaged beyond words.”The Boston Globe

Ongoing Programs

  • Greensboro Historical Society has images on display in the library dating back to the 1890s
  • See what’s happening in our Gallery space

One-on-One Computer Classes

Taught anytime. Sign up at the Library desk or call 533-2315

  • Internet Exploration – Search tools
  • Internet Basics
  • E-mail Basics
  • Excel
  • Word Processing
  • Windows

Ongoing Book Sale

The Book Sale is open (upstairs in the library) whenever the library is open. storyhour

Click here to view our Calendar of Events. For more information call the library at 802-533-2531.