Levi E. Coe Library

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Pumpkin Book Craft

Join us Thursday, October 13th at 6 PM to make a pumpkin out of a book! This program is for ages 14 and up. Please call or stop by the library to register. This program is sponsored by The Friends of the Levi E. Coe Library.

Thursday Night Book Club

Join us Thursday, October 27th to discuss Born a Crime by Trevor Noah. Copies are available at the library.

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 >

Senior Center Book Club at the Library

Join us Tuesday, October 11th at 2 PM at the library to discuss Call the Midwife: A Memoir of Birth, Joy, and Hard Times by Jennifer Worth. Copies of this title will be available at the library in September.

Open Sew at Levi Coe

Bring your machine, handwork, or small craft. Open sew will take place on the first Saturday of every month. Our next open sew is scheduled for Saturday, October 1st from 10 AM-5 PM at the library. Come for an hour, come for the day! Please bring your own materials, extension cords, sewing machines, etc. Please Read more >

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.

Doxie Flip Scanner–Now Available to Check Out

Got Old Photos? Children’s Artwork? Ticket Stubs? Do you want to preserve them for yourself and future generations? Stop by the library and take home our Doxie Flip Scanner. Gather your old photographs and other memorabilia and scan them with the Doxie Flip. This project is supported by a grant from the Coginchaug Valley Education Foundation.

Borrow a Nature Pack

Borrow one of our adult or child backpacks filled with fun items–bug box, binoculars, compass, field guides, journal–to take with you hiking! Backpacks check out for 1 week. This project is supported by a grant from the Coginchaug Valley Education Foundation, Inc.