Levi E. Coe Library

Announcements: Adult

Build a Fairy Garden

It takes a village to build a Fairy Garden. Build a fairy garden for display at Levi E. Coe! Join the Friends and build a Fairy Garden for display in our Shakespeare Garden. Call the library to sign up to make a garden 860-349-3857. Residents, civic organizations, seniors, Scouts, readers! We need you to make Read more >

Intro to Kundalini Yoga with Angela Apuzzo

Yoga for adults! Join us Wednesdays at 5 PM at the Middlefield Community Center’s front entrance–May 25th, June 1st, 8th, and 15th!

Middlefield Lions Club Recycling Challenge

Collection boxes are located in the library’s upper lobby. The Lions Club goal is to collect 500 pounds of plastic material so Trex will award their club with a composite bench to add to our community. All plastic must be clean, dry and free of food residue. Qualifying plastics include: grocery bags, bread bags, bubble Read more >

Thursday Night Book Club

Join us Thursday, May 26th at 5 PM in the library’s media area to discuss In Five Years by Rebecca Serle. Copies of this title will be available at the library.

Radiant Child Yoga

Yoga will take place at the Community Center on Saturdays at 10:30 AM. This yoga class is for children ages 3-8 and their adults. Classes are led by Angela Apuzzo and are for 30-45 minutes. Please bring a yoga mat, towel or blanket. Call or stop by the children’s department to register.

Recycling at the Library

Look for the red bucket in the library’s upper lobby! Do you have any old pens, markers, applesauce pouches, or toothpaste tubes? Sara Hofferd has placed a drop off space for these recyclables and more. If you’re wondering if your plastic items can be left in the red bucket, check https://www.terracycle.com/en-US/brigades

Stamping Kits

Available to check out! Stamping Kits–Everything you need to create cards or for scrapbooking. Each kit comes with clear stamps, acrylic blocks, ink pads, and decorative edge scissors. Choose from Birthday/Friendship, Get Well/Sympathy, Thank You, Wedding/New Baby, Valentine’s, Halloween/Fall, Thanksgiving, & Christmas.

This project is supported by a grant from the Coginchaug Valley Education Foundation.

Lawn Games

Don’t forget about our lawn games including Bocce, Cornhole, Croquet, Curling, Giant Checkers, Giant Connect Four, Giant Dominoes, Giant Jenga, Horseshoes, Jumbo Foam Dice, Kan Jam, Ladder Toss, Lawn Bowling, Magnetic Darts, Ping Pong, Ring Toss, Scoop Ball, and Washer Toss. This project is supported by a grant from the Coginchaug Valley Education Foundation.

Storytime with Miss Vicki

Check out the library’s facebook page for storytime with Miss Vicki!

Retired Flag Collection

Do you have a United States flag which has become tattered or soiled? If you have a flag in need of retirement, please stop by the Library. Boy Scout Troop 270’s Nick Planeta has built a collection bin for such flags. As his Eagle Scout Project, Nick plans to retire these flags in a respectful, traditional way.