Greenfield Notebook: Oct. 19, 2021


Published: 10/18/2021 3:05:59 PM
Library offering intro to D&D

GREENFIELD — The Greenfield Public Library is offering an introduction to Dungeons & Dragons on Wednesday from 3 to 5 p.m.

According to a library press release, the program is intended for teens ages 12 to 18. No experience is necessary.

With questions, contact Teen Librarian Francesca Passiglia at or 413-772-1544, ext. 5120.

Activist to speak on Connecticut River history

GREENFIELD — Activist Karl Meyer will present “Living Rivers Flow Downstream,” a 50-year history of the Connecticut River and his 25 years of writing about it, on Thursday at 7 p.m. via Zoom.

This free virtual program is part of the “Meet Your Neighbors” series offered by the Greenfield Public Library.

According to a library press release, Meyer will discuss how the Connecticut River “has been ripped apart by diversions and brutal industrial practices — and why federal and state bureaucracies failed to enforce landmark environmental laws.”

For more information and to request the Zoom link, email

City clerk testing voting equipment

GREENFIELD — The City Clerk’s Office will conduct a test of the optical scan voting equipment on Thursday in preparation for the city’s biennial election on Nov. 2.

Thursday’s test will begin at 10:15 a.m. in City Hall. For more information, contact the City Clerk’s Office at 413-772-1555, ext. 6162.

LAVA Center hosting Third Tuesday Greenfield Word

GREENFIELD — The Third Tuesday Greenfield Word organized by Human Error Publishing will be held at The LAVA Center, 324 Main St., on Oct. 19, from 7 to 10 p.m. Open mic starts at 7:30 and featured authors start at 8:30.


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