Children entering 1-3rd grade are paired with teen Buddies to practice their reading skills. They can read to their buddy or be read to. This is a relaxed way to keep up their reading skills over the summer. This is also a great opportunity for teens ages 12-17 to mentor younger children and accrue volunteer hours they may need. There will be a time for coloring and or puzzles at the end of the program.
Registration is required. Registration begins Tuesday 6/25/19. Teens will need to fill out a permission form. Please stop by the Children’s desk or call 769-9044 Ext. 2
The Library Board of Trustees meets at 7pm in the Woonsocket Room on the second Wednesday of the month. The public is invited to attend. No August meeting.
This is a hands on interactive program appropriate for ages 8 & up. A different topic will be explored each week. Come join the fun! Registration is required. Registration for all summer programs begins on Tuesday 6/25/19. Please call the Children’s desk at 401-769-9044 Ext.2
When the library is open, every Friday in the main program room from 2-4:30 PM is Teen Drop In Time with the Young Adult librarian Ed, for middle and high school students. Meet friends, play games or watch a movie. Light snacks available.
Gladys Cole is a children’s theatre teacher, director, and playwright in Rhode Island. She worked on more than 150 shows and is the founder of G. Cole Productions. A musical theatre production company for children. She is excited to participate for the second year in a row with OLIS summer reading program A Universe of Stories. Gladys is offering two programs for children and teens. Introduction to Theatre class is designed for kids with little to no experience in acting.
Appropriate for children entering grades kindergarten-5 . Registration is required for this program. Registration for summer programs begins on Tuesday 6/25/19.Please call the Children’s room at 769-9044 Ext.2
Note: Date was changed from July 22nd to August 19th.