Calendar

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July 4th Drop in Craft 2:00 pm
July 4th Drop in Craft
Jul 2 @ 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Join us in the Children’s room on Tuesday, 7/2  from 2-4 pm to make a July 4th windsock decoration to take home. Appropriate for children ages 3 and up with an adult caregiver.
Dungeons & Dragons 3:00 pm
Dungeons & Dragons
Jul 2 @ 3:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Ed Fuqua hosts a Dungeons & Dragons session geared towards ages 11-18, with refreshments available!
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Science Fridays 11:00 am
Science Fridays
Jul 5 @ 11:00 am – 12:30 pm
This is a hands on interactive program appropriate for children ages 8 and up with an adult caregiver. There will be a different topic explored each week. Such topics will be Astronomy, making Solar Ovens, Geoscience and more. Come join the fun! Registration is required. Registration for all Summer programs begins on Tuesday 6/25. Please call the Children’s desk at 769-9044.
Teen Time 2:00 pm
Teen Time
Jul 5 @ 2:00 pm – 4:30 pm
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.
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Library Closed
Library Closed
Jul 6 all-day
The library will be closed.
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Animal Experiences 2:00 pm
Animal Experiences
Jul 8 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Dave Marchetti’s Animal Experiences is an hourlong program of learning and hands on fun with reptiles and some small mammals. Meet Dora and Diego the turtles, Indigo the lizard, Pixie Stick the snake as well as fifteen of their good friends. You won’t just pet these guys, you’ll learn about and then hold them yourselves. Come meet them up close and personal. This show is appropriate for all ages. Children must be accompanied by an adult caregiver. Free tickets  are available 1 week prior to the show at the Children’s desk. You may 401-769-9044 Ext.2
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Preschool play dough time 10:30 am
Preschool play dough time
Jul 9 @ 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.
Dungeons & Dragons 3:00 pm
Dungeons & Dragons
Jul 9 @ 3:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Ed Fuqua hosts a Dungeons & Dragons session geared towards ages 11-18, with refreshments available!
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Book Buddies 3:00 pm
Book Buddies
Jul 10 @ 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.[...]
Classics Jazz Plus 7:00 pm
Classics Jazz Plus
Jul 10 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Free jazz concert open to all in the main program room.
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Battlebots 2:00 pm
Battlebots
Jul 11 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Learn to code robots, then pit them against other robots.
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Science Fridays 11:00 am
Science Fridays
Jul 12 @ 11:00 am – 12:30 pm
This is a hands on interactive program appropriate for children ages 8 and up with an adult caregiver. There will be a different topic explored each week. Such topics will be Astronomy, making Solar Ovens, Geoscience and more. Come join the fun! Registration is required. Registration for all Summer programs begins on Tuesday 6/25. Please call the Children’s desk at 769-9044.
Teen Time 2:00 pm
Teen Time
Jul 12 @ 2:00 pm – 4:30 pm
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.
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Library Closed
Library Closed
Jul 13 all-day
The library will be closed.
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Science Show – B. Kampper 2:00 pm
Science Show – B. Kampper
Jul 15 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm
MobileQuest  makes STEAM education come to life for students in Kindergarten through 12th grade. We run numerous programs throughout the state at schools, libraries, scout troops and other community organizations. Programs include coding robots, hands on science, escape rooms and so much more! Want to find out more information about MobileQuest check out www.mobilequestadventures.com This program is appropriate for children ages 5 – 11 with an adult caregiver. Free tickets are available at the Children’s desk 1 week prior to the show.You may call 401-769-9044 Ext.2
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Preschool play dough time 10:30 am
Preschool play dough time
Jul 16 @ 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.
Dungeons & Dragons 3:00 pm
Dungeons & Dragons
Jul 16 @ 3:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Ed Fuqua hosts a Dungeons & Dragons session geared towards ages 11-18, with refreshments available!
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Book Buddies 3:00 pm
Book Buddies
Jul 17 @ 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.[...]
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Science Fridays 11:00 am
Science Fridays
Jul 19 @ 11:00 am – 12:30 pm
This is a hands on interactive program appropriate for children ages 8 and up with an adult caregiver. There will be a different topic explored each week. Such topics will be Astronomy, making Solar Ovens, Geoscience and more. Come join the fun! Registration is required. Registration for all Summer programs begins on Tuesday 6/25. Please call the Children’s desk at 769-9044.
Teen Time 2:00 pm
Teen Time
Jul 19 @ 2:00 pm – 4:30 pm
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.
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Library Closed
Library Closed
Jul 20 all-day
The library will be closed.
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Preschool Sensory Storytime 10:30 am
Preschool Sensory Storytime
Jul 22 @ 10:30 am – 11:15 am
  Located in the children’s program room. This is a new interactive storytime program that can be enjoyed by children ages 3-5 of all abilities and sensibilities with their adult caregiver. Sing our hello song, read a story, do fingerplays like Itsy Bitsy spider, and tell a story with our felt board. Then visit our sensory exploration stations. Register by calling 769-9044 x2 Walk-ins are welcome as long as there is space in the room. Cancellations will be posted on our Facebook page. Those who are registered will receive a phone call.
Sensory exploration fun! 4:00 pm
Sensory exploration fun!
Jul 22 @ 4:00 pm – 4:45 pm
  Located in the children’s program room. Visit our sensory tables for interactive play. Great for ages 5-10 with adult. This sensory play program can be enjoyed by children of all ages, abilities and sensibilities with their adult caregiver. Register by calling 769-9044 x2 walk-ins welcome so long as there is comfortable space in the room for all. Cancellations will be posted on our Facebook page. Those who are registered will receive a phone call.
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Preschool play dough time 10:30 am
Preschool play dough time
Jul 23 @ 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.
Feel Good Circus 2:00 pm
Feel Good Circus
Jul 23 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm
It’s the fun and excitement of a high energy circus in a one woman show. Plus the audience will get a chance to join in the show.
Dungeons & Dragons 3:00 pm
Dungeons & Dragons
Jul 23 @ 3:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Ed Fuqua hosts a Dungeons & Dragons session geared towards ages 11-18, with refreshments available!
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Book Buddies 3:00 pm
Book Buddies
Jul 24 @ 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.[...]
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Science Fridays 11:00 am
Science Fridays
Jul 26 @ 11:00 am – 12:30 pm
This is a hands on interactive program appropriate for children ages 8 and up with an adult caregiver. There will be a different topic explored each week. Such topics will be Astronomy, making Solar Ovens, Geoscience and more. Come join the fun! Registration is required. Registration for all Summer programs begins on Tuesday 6/25. Please call the Children’s desk at 769-9044.
Teen Time 2:00 pm
Teen Time
Jul 26 @ 2:00 pm – 4:30 pm
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.
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Library Closed
Library Closed
Jul 27 all-day
The library will be closed.
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Magician Russ DeSimone 2:00 pm
Magician Russ DeSimone
Jul 29 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm
This high energy, interactive magic show is sure to please both the young and young at heart! Family entertainment at its best including comedy, audience participation, special surprises and everyone’s favorite “LIVE” magic bunny, Presto! Be part of this magical celebration as we experience “A Universe of Stories!” This program is appropriate for all ages. Children must be accompanied by an adult caregiver. Free tickets will be available at the Children’s desk 1 week prior to the show. You may call  401-769-9044 Ext.2.
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Lunar Lander 2:00 pm
Lunar Lander
Jul 30 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Celebrating the 50th anniversary of the Apollo Moon Landing. Students will learn basic concepts of robotics and, working in teams, they will learn coding to instruct a simple robot to move in construction challenges. Prrsnted by the RI Computer Museum.
Dungeons & Dragons 3:00 pm
Dungeons & Dragons
Jul 30 @ 3:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Ed Fuqua hosts a Dungeons & Dragons session geared towards ages 11-18, with refreshments available!
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Henna by Heather 2:00 pm
Henna by Heather
Jul 31 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm
A chance to get a beautiful design done on your hand by a professional henna artist. Space may be limited, so come early.