Summer Events

Gilbert and Friends - Tuesday, July 16th 10:00

Come visit with our cute and smart special guests, Gilbert the Pig and his friends, Meadow and Sprinkle! Pet them, feed them, and help them with some tricks. Take pictures with our special guests and learn all about pigs! This program will be about an hour long. 

All ages welcome, children under 12 must be accompanied by an adult caregiver. One adult for every 2 children.

Springfield Thunderbirds - Thursday, August 1st at 10:30 

The AHL affiliate Hockey team to the Saint Louis Blues will be at the library with “Boomer”, the team’s beloved mascot. Don’t forget your camera! This will also be our closing summer reading program where those who participated in the summer reading program can pick up their raffle prizes.


Regular Programs for Everyone!!

Storytime!
Every Thursday morning, starting at 10:30! Our hour consists of a few stories and at least one craft. Our program is geared for children ages 18 months - 5 years old accompanied by an adult caregiver.

Knitting Group
Join us Thursdays from 12:30-2pm! A great group for both experienced and novice fiber artists! Just starting out? Let the experts give you a guiding hand! Experienced but occaisionally need a little bit of help trouble shooting? Come on by - we always have a regular group of folks who are willing to bounce ideas around. Bring whatever project you are currently working on and relax in a comfortable atmosphere and enjoy. Feel free to call us for more information - or just show up, we're happy to have you!

Pokemon Go Club
Meets every Monday, 5pm and Thursday at 1:00, players must have their own device to play on. All children and adults are welcome. Children under 12 years old must be accompanied by an adult. This is a non-competitive fun group; we don’t care what team you are on and neither should you!

Is there programming you'd love to see? A group you'd be interested in leading that needs a meeting spot? Let us know!


Meet Libby

FREE Downloadable Audio Books and eBooks Available Anytime

Meet Libby: ​With Libby, you can enjoy free ebooks and digital audiobooks from your library! All you need is your library card.

Libby is compatible with many different devices - now you can easily read library books on your Kindle, Ipad, smartphone, etc!.

Check out this link for an easy how-to: https://help.libbyapp.com/en-us/6103.htm

If you have any trouble, we are here to help! Bring your device with you if possible and we will help get it set up and give you tips for navigating Libby's search functions.


Commonwealth Catalog

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Try ComCat (it is listed at the bottom of the CWMARS catalog home page).


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Assist the Library When Shopping At Amazon

When shopping on Amazon your purchases can support the library, at NO additional cost to you!

Just follow this link: 
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A portion of your purchase price will go to the East Brookfield Public Library, no matter what you buy.


JOIN the FRIENDS of the LIBRARY!

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Local businesses concerned with maintaining library excellence in their community.

What do the Friends do?

Sponsor events like...

  • The Statewide Summer Reading Program
  • An Annual Easter Egg Hunt
  • Halloween Happening
  • The Holiday Raffle
  • Children's Programming
  • Museum Pass Programs
  • Adult Craft Programs
  • Adult Programming and Speakers
  • Book Signings

You're Invited...

…to become a member of the Friends of the East Brookfield Public Library. The Friends work closely with the Library Director and library staff.

We are always looking for volunteers to assist us with our book sale, bake sales and raffle baskets!


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