Thursday, November 21st at 6pmKids (7 and up) and adults can have fun and learn to play the ukulele! Learn strumming techniques and how to create chords. Led by teacher and musician Dave Maloof. Bring an ukulele or borrow one at the show. Please sign up, space is limited.
You Can Pastel Paint with Artist Gregory Maichack
Saturday, November 23rd at 11amYou can pastel paint: sail away with patel with Pastelist Gregory Maichack. Please sign up as space is limited!
Randall's Tree Farm Gift Certificate Raffle
Now until November 23rdRandall's Tree Farm on Taylor Street in Granby has generously donated two $50 gift certificates. Raffle tickets are $2 donation. The winners will be announced on November 26th,
Crazy Hat Drive
October 28th - December 6thThe knitting group invites all knitters and crocheters to join us for a "Crazy Hat Drive." Help us make hats, mittens, scarves, blankets, and toys for all ages to sell at our Holiday Sale (Starting December 7th). The proceeds benefit the Friends of the Granby Library or will be donated to local veterans and their families. Enter to win a knitting basket valued over $80 from WEBS Northampton just for donating (1 ticket for each item).
Granby Barn Quilt Tour
Celebrating the 250th Anniversary of the Town of GranbyJoin us for a leisurely self-guided vehicle tour of some old, and newer, barns in the Town of Granby, Massachusetts. Each has a 4' x 4' plywood "quilt" mounted on the barn.
Please download the attached map which includes a listing of each barn and quilt on the tour. Follow the numbers on the map to choose your own route; but enjoy the designs, the color and the architecture of these special barns. The tour is approximately 28 miles and takes approximately one hour to complete.
Please remember to respect the privacy of our barn owners and view barns from the road. We ask that you not trespass on private property.
Please see the attached flyer for more information!
Girls Night Out Book Group
The second Thursday of each month at 6:30pmAre you a book lover who finds pleasure in reading and discussing books? We invite you to join the Library's "Girl's Night Out" Book Group. Join us the second Thursday of each month at 6:30pm.
November 14th The Golden Son by Shilpi Somaya Gowda
December 12th Wreath of Snow by Liz Curtis Higgs
January 9th The Tattooist of Auschwitz by Heather Morris
Looking for a great book to read? Check out our list of book group books that have been read in the past!
"In-Stitches" Knitting Group
Wednesdays at 2pm and Saturdays at 11amEvery Wednesday afternoon at 2pm, our "In-Stitches" knitting group meets for tips, instruction, good company, and lively discussion! Bring your current project or start something new with the group! New members are always welcome. The group also meets on select Saturday mornings at 11am. Check our calendar for dates.
Round Robin Quilt Group
Third Friday of every month at 10:30amThis group meets on the third Friday of every month.
Friday, November 15th from 10:30am to 3:00pm.
Quilters Retreat Days
The 2nd and 4th Wednesday of every month at 1pmThe Granby Free Public Library hosts a Quilters Retreat Day twice a month in our Community Room! Anyone wishing to join is more than welcome! Bring your project, sewing machine and whatever you will need to work. A few experienced quilters will be there to offer help!
November 13th and 27th