Calendar

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Aug
20
Tue
Preschool play dough time
Aug 20 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am

Appropriate for children ages 3-6 years old with an adult caregiver. Bring your imagination and have some fun playing with  home made play dough. There will be cookie cutters, rolling pins etc. to use. Registration is required so that there is enough materials for everyone.

Registration begins Tuesday,6/25/19. Call 769-9044 Ext. 2 or come by the Children’s desk.

Children’s Author Dana G
Aug 20 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm

Author and RI educator Dana Gambardella reads from her two stories Mama Bear’s Magic and Grandma’s House. In Mama Bear’s Magic, Tiny Bear overcomes his apprehension for the bath because of Brother Bear’s modeling and Mama Bear’s clever approach. You can then tap into your own senses and experiences when the author’s memories of what she feels, tastes, smells, and sees come alive in Grandma’s House. Tuesday August 20th 2-3 pm Great for ages 3.5 and up with adult.

Curriculum connections also available for teachers who want to add to their classroom library.

 

Dungeons & Dragons
Aug 20 @ 3:00 pm – 5:00 pm

Ed Fuqua hosts a Dungeons & Dragons session geared towards ages 11-18, with refreshments available!

Aug
21
Wed
Live and Learn
Aug 21 @ 9:30 am – 11:30 am

Open to caregivers and those experiencing memory loss.  Meets in the main program room when the library is open. Live & Learn is a social program for people with early memory loss offering new ways to compensate for memory changes. Contact Alz.org/ri at 1-800-272-3900 or email Margaret “Annie” Murphy at mmurphy@alz.org.  Group meets at Patriots Dinner, 65 Founders Dr, Woonsocket, RI on the last Wednesday of the month.

Book Buddies
Aug 21 @ 3:00 pm – 4:00 pm

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