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Brown Bag Book Discussion

10:00am - 11:30am
Books/Writing
Open
Registration
Library Branch: Greenfield
Room: GBC Community Room A
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Books/Writing
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 20
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Sharon Livingston will lead a discussion of Margaret Atwood's award winning New York Times bestseller The Testaments. Participants are encouraged (but not required) to read the book in advance. Ask for a copy at the library’s information desk. ...
This event is in the "Kids" group.

Toddler Storytime G

10:15am - 10:45am
Storytime
Waitlist
Registration
Library Branch: Greenfield
Room: Youth Program Room
Age Group: Kids
Program Type: Storytime
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 0
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Kids (ages 2-3 1/2 with a caregiver), join us for stories, music, crafts and lots of fun! ...
This event is in the "Kids" group.

Preschool Storytime G

11:00am - 11:30am
Storytime
Open
Registration
Library Branch: Greenfield
Room: Youth Program Room
Age Group: Kids
Program Type: Storytime
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 3
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Kids, ages 3 1/2-K, join us for crafts, stories, and songs.   ...
This event is in the "Kids" group.

Baby Storytime NP

9:30am - 10:00am
Storytime
Closed
Registration
Library Branch: New Palestine
Room: Youth Program Room NP
Age Group: Kids
Program Type: Storytime
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 0
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For babies up to 24 months and a caregiver, join a storytime that combines stories, rhymes, songs and fingerplays. When babies are read to, they experience the rhythm and melody of language even before they understand the spoken or printed word. ...
This event is in the "Kids" group.

Toddler Storytime G

10:15am - 10:45am
Storytime
Closed
Registration
Library Branch: Greenfield
Room: Youth Program Room
Age Group: Kids
Program Type: Storytime
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 0
:
Kids (ages 2-3 1/2 with a caregiver), join us for stories, music, crafts and lots of fun! ...
This event is in the "Kids" group.

Family Storytime NP

10:30am - 11:00am
Storytime
Waitlist
Registration
Library Branch: New Palestine
Room: Youth Program Room NP
Age Group: Kids
Program Type: Storytime
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 0
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Kids (ages 2-6 with a caregiver), join us for stories, music, crafts and lots of fun! ...
This event is in the "Kids" group.

Baby Storytime G

11:00am - 11:30am
Storytime
Open
Registration
Library Branch: Greenfield
Room: Youth Program Room
Age Group: Kids
Program Type: Storytime
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 3
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Babies up to 24 months and a caregiver, join us for storytime fun that combines songs, rhymes, and stories. When babies are read and sang to, they experience the rhythm and melody of language even before they understand the spoken or printed word....
This event is in the "Kids" group.

Preschool Storytime NP

1:30pm - 2:00pm
Storytime
Waitlist
Registration
Library Branch: New Palestine
Room: Youth Program Room NP
Age Group: Kids
Program Type: Storytime
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 0
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Kids, ages 3 1/2-K, join us for crafts, stories, and songs.   ...
This event is in the "Adults" group.

Medicare 101 (New Pal)

6:30pm - 7:30pm
Class/Workshop
Open
Registration
Library Branch: New Palestine
Room: GBC Community Room NP
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Class/Workshop
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 30
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Learn the basics of choosing a Medicare plan from Kit Paternoster, a counselor with the "State Health Insurance Assistance Program" (SHIP).  Signing up for Medicare is typically a daunting and often overwhelming task. Every year, from October...
This event is in the "Adults" group.

Versiti Blood Drive Greenfield

10:00am - 2:00pm
Community Event
Library Branch: Greenfield
Room: GBC Community Room A & B
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Community Event
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People need people! As a community, the gift of blood donation is an easy and generous way that we can care for one another. There is no substitute for the lifesaving gift of blood. It is precious, it is perishable, and the need for it is vital. T...
This event is in the "Adults" group.

Versiti Blood Drive New Palestine

10:00am - 2:00pm
Community Event
Library Branch: New Palestine
Room: GBC Community Room NP
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Community Event
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People need people! As a community, the gift of blood donation is an easy and generous way that we can care for one another. There is no substitute for the lifesaving gift of blood. It is precious, it is perishable, and the need for it is vital. T...
This event is in the "Adults" group.
This event is in the "All Ages" group.

Book Donations

10:00am - 3:00pm
Books/Writing, Community Event
Library Branch: Greenfield
Age Group: Adults, All Ages
Program Type: Books/Writing, Community Event
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Clean out your shelves and get a tax break for helping the Hancock County Public Library. Drop off your gently used books, DVDs, CDs, and video games at the side delivery entrance (northeast corner) in Greenfield.  A volunteer will assist when s...
This event is in the "Adults" group.

Medicare 101 (Evening)

6:30pm - 7:30pm
Class/Workshop
Open
Registration
Library Branch: Greenfield
Room: GBC Community Room A & B
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Class/Workshop
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 29
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Learn the basics of choosing a Medicare plan from Kit Paternoster, a counselor with the "State Health Insurance Assistance Program" (SHIP).  Signing up for Medicare is typically a daunting and often overwhelming task. Every year, from October...
This event is in the "Kids" group.

Preschool Autumn STEAM

10:00am - 11:00am
Arts/Crafts, Science/Tech
Open
Registration
Library Branch: Greenfield
Room: Youth Program Room
Age Group: Kids
Program Type: Arts/Crafts, Science/Tech
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 2
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Kids, ages 3 1/2 - 6, and their caregivers join us for an hour of autumn-themed STEAM activities!  ...
This event is in the "Teens" group.

National Pizza Month Celebration

3:45pm - 4:45pm
Arts/Crafts, Games
Library Branch: Greenfield
Room: Youth Program Room
Age Group: Teens
Program Type: Arts/Crafts, Games
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Teens (grade 6-12) drop by to celebrate one of American's favorite foods: PIZZA! There will be pizza, crafts, and games. ...

Library Board Meeting

7:00pm - 8:00pm
Library Branch: Greenfield
Room: GBC Community Room A & B
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The Hancock County Public Library Board meets on the second Tuesday of every month unless specified otherwise. These sessions are open to the public. ...
This event is in the "Kids" group.
This event is in the "Tweens" group.
This event is in the "Teens" group.
This event is in the "Adults" group.
This event is in the "All Ages" group.

All Ages Pumpkin Decorating NP

3:00pm - 5:30pm
Arts/Crafts
Closed
Registration
Library Branch: New Palestine
Room: Youth Program Room NP
Age Group: Kids, Tweens, Teens, Adults, All Ages
Program Type: Arts/Crafts
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 0
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Kids and families, tweens and teens, come out to the Sugar Creek Branch to decorate your own pumpkin to take home! All supplies will be provided, including the pumpkin, paint, glitter glue, stickers, markers, paint markers, and more. No carving here,...
This event is in the "Adults" group.

Writers Helping Writers

6:00pm - 7:45pm
Books/Writing, Class/Workshop
Open
Registration
Library Branch: Greenfield
Room: Grace Rea Study Room 3
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Books/Writing, Class/Workshop
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 12
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Join a community of writers who gather for inspiration and support. People who attend this monthly meeting, whether they are published or not, discuss their work and give each other mutual encouragement. Bring up to ten printed pages of work to re...
This event is in the "Kids" group.

Bentley's Buddies & Friends

1:30pm - 2:30pm
Family
Library Branch: Greenfield
Age Group: Kids
Program Type: Family
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Practice reading aloud with the friendliest audience ever: dogs from Bentley's Buddies & Friends. No need to sign up. Just join us in the children's room. ...
This event is in the "Kids" group.

Bentley's Buddies & Friends NP

1:30pm - 2:30pm
Family
Library Branch: New Palestine
Room: Youth Program Room NP
Age Group: Kids
Program Type: Family
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Practice reading aloud with the friendliest audience ever: dogs from Bentley's Buddies & Friends. No need to sign up. Just join us in the youth program room. ...
This event is in the "Adults" group.

Early Voting Location

11:00am - 7:00pm
Community Event
Library Branch: Greenfield
Room: GBC Community Room A & B
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Community Event
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The Hancock County Public Library will serve as an early voting center for the 2022 General Election. Any registered voter living in Hancock County may vote at this location. ...
This event is in the "Adults" group.

Early Voting Location NP

11:00am - 7:00pm
Community Event
Library Branch: New Palestine
Room: GBC Community Room NP
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Community Event
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The Sugar Creek Branch of Hancock County Public Library will serve as an early voting center for the 2022 General Election. Any registered voter living in Hancock County may vote at this location. ...
This event is in the "Teens" group.

Maker Monday: Zombie Edition

3:45pm - 4:45pm
Arts/Crafts, Science/Tech
Library Branch: Greenfield
Room: Youth Program Room
Age Group: Teens
Program Type: Arts/Crafts, Science/Tech
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Teens (grades 6-12) drop in to make your very own zombie. Materials and tools will be provided for to create a truly unique zombie. You can choose to take your creations with you or leave them to be displayed in the Teen Room until the end of the ...
This event is in the "Adults" group.

Early Voting Location

11:00am - 7:00pm
Community Event
Library Branch: Greenfield
Room: GBC Community Room A & B
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Community Event
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The Hancock County Public Library will serve as an early voting center for the 2022 General Election. Any registered voter living in Hancock County may vote at this location. ...