Current library hours are Mondays, Wednesdays and Thursdays from 9am-7pm, and Tuesdays and Fridays from 9am-5pm. We are closed on Saturdays and Sundays. The library is open for limited in-person services. Please click here for our current services and policies that change due to regulations in place for Covid-19. Here is our Phase 3 re-opening plan.
All of our events can be found on our Facebook page and on our website calendar. The Library has created remote learning and homeschool virtual learning resources here: Beanstack Virtual Learning Programs: Black History Month 2021, RI History & Birding and Beyond. Free program and open to a K-12 for the Birding program. The Black History Month 2021 and the RI History challenges are open for all ages and communities.
Please stay informed about any additional library-related cancellations or closings here on our website, on our Facebook page or call 401-769-9044. Thank you for your support and patience as we work safely to continue offering library services.
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UPCOMING EVENTS & PROGRAMS
What’s New At The Library?
Aside from our vast catalog of books and media, Woonsocket Harris Public Library is an eventful place filled with opportunities to meet like-minded people or introduce yourself to new interests. We have a constantly updated list of events for children, teens, and adults that vary in topic and style, ensuring that everyone can find a great fit and attend a fun and fulfilling event or group meeting.
Make sure that you check our agenda regularly so that you don’t miss out on any of our amazing events and group meetings. We’re always adding to our schedule and there are always great opportunities on the horizon.
Booktalking began as a talk about great books for young people, but it has grown into a freewheeling discussions of exciting topics and themes. We cover everything from serial killers to conspiracy theories, but also books. Hosted by Young Adult Librarian Ed Fuqua and Michaela.
Virtual stories for children.
A Princess, a Pirate, or a Library staff member read stories for families.
See it on Facebook or
Go to our Google Classroom use the code k7vd2si for stories!
Conversations- Young Adult Librarian Ed Fuqua and Children’s Assistant Miss Solitaire talk about a wide range of topics related to the world of books and learning. Topics include poetry, fantasy, folk tales, fairy lore and world mythology, plus you never know what might pop up.
Virtual craft activity for children. Join library staff members as they show you how to do fun craft projects.
Go to the Woonsocket Library Facebook, or YouTube pages
Or visit our Google Classroom. Use code 4fuq5bj to view the latest craft!
Ms. Solitaire takes us on a journey across Woonsocket exploring places like Depot Square the site of the movie Hachi: A Dog’s Tale and other exciting places and topics. Fridays at 4pm on Facebook. Archived videos can be found on our YouTube site.