Calendar

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Live and Learn 9:30 am
Live and Learn
Aug 1 @ 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 for more information. Group meets at Patriots Dinner, 65 Founders Dr, Woonsocket, RI on the last Wednesday of the month.
Screen Printing for Teens 3:00 pm
Screen Printing for Teens
Aug 1 @ 3:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Sign up with Ed in the Teen department. For more information, please contact Ed for details at 401-767-4132 or by email to: efuqua@woonsocketlibrary.org
Book Buddies 3:45 pm
Book Buddies
Aug 1 @ 3:45 pm – 4:30 pm
Teen/Preteen Readers: 12-18 yrs. Li’l Book Buddies: 5- 8 yrs. Reading, Coloring, Puzzles – One-on-One Fun!
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Blood Drive 10:00 am
Blood Drive
Aug 2 @ 10:00 am – 2:00 pm
Give the Gift of Life – donate blood today. Walk-ins are welcome or you may schedule an appointment by visiting: https://tinyurl.com/RIBCdonate. If you have questions about being able to donate, please call 401-453-8307 or visit:  http://www.ribc.org/giving-101 for facts and frequently asked questions.
Learn Chinese 4:00 pm
Learn Chinese
Aug 2 @ 4:00 pm – 5:30 pm
Mr. R teaches Chinese Language and Culture for ages 7-11. Lots of fun crafts and games.
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LEGO Builders – Summer Schedule 10:30 am
LEGO Builders – Summer Schedule
Aug 3 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am
Younger than 5 years old allowed if parent is present.
Back to School Organizing 3:00 pm
Back to School Organizing
Aug 3 @ 3:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Program focuses on organizing for teens for going back to school. For more information, please contact Ed  in the Teen Dept. at 401-767-4132
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Schmitty the Weather Dog 2:00 pm
Schmitty the Weather Dog
Aug 6 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm
High-octane, infectious, and jump-out-of-your-seat fun is just a few of the words used to describe the Schmitty The Weather Dog Library Show. Meet the real-live celebrity pup with Author Elly (originally from RI) reading her Schmitty The Weather Dog: Daydream book and NYC Musical Meteorologist Ron leading the fun weather sing-along, all to inspire kids and their families to get excited about literacy and summer reading. Photo op and book signing after the show! Libraries Rock/Bark! Great for ages 3.5  & up with adult caregiver. Free tickets available Monday July 30th Takes place in the Adult Program Room.
Water Science with Collin 3:00 pm
Water Science with Collin
Aug 6 @ 3:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Water science with Collin sink and float, ocean in a bottle and other science programs.
Zumba 6:00 pm
Zumba
Aug 6 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm
ZUMBA FOR ADULTS & TEENS No Zumba on January 13th or 20th. See you on the 27th Sessions led by Connie Anderson resume at the library on Monday, April 8th from 6pm-7pm. For more information, please call Connie at 762-4166. Sponsored by the Woonsocket Health & Rehabilitation Center.
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Tech Tuesday 2:30 pm
Tech Tuesday
Aug 7 @ 2:30 pm – 3:30 pm
Need help navigating ebook devices, auidobooks, social media, or email? Come to Tech Tuesday! Ask for Thomas at the Reference Department, call 767-4124 for more information.
Dungeons & Dragons Teens 3:00 pm
Dungeons & Dragons Teens
Aug 7 @ 3:00 pm – 5:00 pm
On hiatus until Spring 2020. Ed Fuqua hosts a Dungeons & Dragons session geared towards ages 11-18, with refreshments available! Open to Middle and High School Students.  Call 401-769-9044 x3 for more information.
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Live and Learn 9:30 am
Live and Learn
Aug 8 @ 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 for more information. Group meets at Patriots Dinner, 65 Founders Dr, Woonsocket, RI on the last Wednesday of the month.
No Trustee Meeting 7:00 pm
No Trustee Meeting
Aug 8 @ 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm
No Library Board of Trustees meeting. The next meeting is September 12, 2018 at 7pm in the Woonsocket Room. The Library Board meets on the 2nd Wednesday of every month. The Public is welcome to attend.
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Learn Chinese 4:00 pm
Learn Chinese
Aug 9 @ 4:00 pm – 5:30 pm
Mr. R teaches Chinese Language and Culture for ages 7-11. Lots of fun crafts and games.
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LEGO Builders – Summer Schedule 10:30 am
LEGO Builders – Summer Schedule
Aug 10 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am
Younger than 5 years old allowed if parent is present.
Making S’mores With a Solar Oven 11:00 am
Making S’mores With a Solar Oven
Aug 10 @ 11:00 am – 12:30 pm
Appropriate for Teens ages 11& up. Participants will make S’mores with a solar oven. This event will likely be outside but in the event of rain will be held inside.
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Tech Tuesday 2:30 pm
Tech Tuesday
Aug 14 @ 2:30 pm – 3:30 pm
Need help navigating ebook devices, auidobooks, social media, or email? Come to Tech Tuesday! Ask for Thomas at the Reference Department, call 767-4124 for more information.
Dungeons & Dragons Teens 3:00 pm
Dungeons & Dragons Teens
Aug 14 @ 3:00 pm – 5:00 pm
On hiatus until Spring 2020. Ed Fuqua hosts a Dungeons & Dragons session geared towards ages 11-18, with refreshments available! Open to Middle and High School Students.  Call 401-769-9044 x3 for more information.
Global Ocean Circulation & Climate Change Presented by URI 3:00 pm
Global Ocean Circulation & Climate Change Presented by URI
Aug 14 @ 3:00 pm – 3:45 pm
Program is appropriate for ages 10 & up with an adult. Presented by URI.
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Live and Learn 9:30 am
Live and Learn
Aug 15 @ 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 for more information. Group meets at Patriots Dinner, 65 Founders Dr, Woonsocket, RI on the last Wednesday of the month.
Explore Earth Grand Opening 6:00 pm
Explore Earth Grand Opening
Aug 15 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Explore Earth: Our Changing Planet Grand Opening event view our science exhibit and planetarium from Woonsocket School Department. Meet our science presenters. Light refreshments served.  For a full list of STEAM events visit our Facebook page.
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Schmitty the Weather Dog Evening Event 6:00 pm
Schmitty the Weather Dog Evening Event
Aug 16 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm
High-octane, infectious, and jump-out-of-your-seat fun is just a few of the words used to describe the Schmitty The Weather Dog Library Show. Meet the real-live celebrity pup with Author Elly (originally from RI) reading her Schmitty The Weather Dog: Daydream book and NYC Musical Meteorologist Ron leading the fun weather sing-along, all to inspire kids and their families to get excited about literacy and summer reading. Photo op and book signing after the show! Libraries Rock/Bark! Great for ages 3.5 & up with adult caregiver. Free tickets available Monday August 6th. Takes place in the Adult Program Room.
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LEGO Builders – Summer Schedule 10:30 am
LEGO Builders – Summer Schedule
Aug 17 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am
Younger than 5 years old allowed if parent is present.
How Does Local Pollution Change The Environment ? 11:00 am
How Does Local Pollution Change The Environment ?
Aug 17 @ 11:00 am – 12:00 pm
National Park Ranger Julie Riendeau will be here to demonstrate how environmental pollution has consequences for the earth and animals using large plastic scene-scape of a city farm. Appropriate for all ages.
Jedi Academy 3:00 pm
Jedi Academy
Aug 17 @ 3:00 pm – 4:30 pm
Sign up with Ed at the Teen Desk. For anyone in Middle School or High School.
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Water Dept with Dan & Water fun with Collin 3:00 pm
Water Dept with Dan & Water fun with Collin
Aug 20 @ 3:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Woonsocket Water Department’s Dan Darling will talk about water conservation and has kits for Woonsocket Residents. Collin will be in the back of the room doing water science fun experiments with kids and families like ocean in a bottle and making a thermometer out of a water bottle.
Zumba 6:00 pm
Zumba
Aug 20 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm
ZUMBA FOR ADULTS & TEENS No Zumba on January 13th or 20th. See you on the 27th Sessions led by Connie Anderson resume at the library on Monday, April 8th from 6pm-7pm. For more information, please call Connie at 762-4166. Sponsored by the Woonsocket Health & Rehabilitation Center.
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Tech Tuesday 2:30 pm
Tech Tuesday
Aug 21 @ 2:30 pm – 3:30 pm
Need help navigating ebook devices, auidobooks, social media, or email? Come to Tech Tuesday! Ask for Thomas at the Reference Department, call 767-4124 for more information.
Dungeons & Dragons Teens 3:00 pm
Dungeons & Dragons Teens
Aug 21 @ 3:00 pm – 5:00 pm
On hiatus until Spring 2020. Ed Fuqua hosts a Dungeons & Dragons session geared towards ages 11-18, with refreshments available! Open to Middle and High School Students.  Call 401-769-9044 x3 for more information.
Woonsocket Recycling with Mike D. 3:00 pm
Woonsocket Recycling with Mike D.
Aug 21 @ 3:00 pm – 3:45 pm
City of Woonsocket Trash and Recycling department Mike D shows families how they can save planet earth by recycling at home.
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Live and Learn 9:30 am
Live and Learn
Aug 22 @ 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 for more information. Group meets at Patriots Dinner, 65 Founders Dr, Woonsocket, RI on the last Wednesday of the month.
What Effect Are We Having On The Ice Caps? 3:00 pm
What Effect Are We Having On The Ice Caps?
Aug 22 @ 3:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Brian Kemper of Mobile Quest will present Underwater Labs. In this lesson we talk about the effect we are having on the Ice Cap, and what we can do  to help prevent further melting. participants then get to build and design waterproof labs. Appropriate for teens 11 and up.
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Everything’s Connected – Audubon Society 2:00 pm
Everything’s Connected – Audubon Society
Aug 23 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Audubon Society Program  appropriate for ages 5 & up with an adult caregiver.The program  Everything’s Connected will discuss animal adaptations, food chains,food webs and ecosystems. Takes place in the Main Program Room
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LEGO Builders – Summer Schedule 10:30 am
LEGO Builders – Summer Schedule
Aug 24 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am
Younger than 5 years old allowed if parent is present.
Make a Terrarium 3:00 pm
Make a Terrarium
Aug 24 @ 3:00 pm – 4:00 pm
The Teen and Children’s Librarians help teens make terrariums out of recycled jars using potting soil, gravel ,charcoal and live plants. Ages 11 & up.
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Water Science with Collin 3:00 pm
Water Science with Collin
Aug 27 @ 3:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Water science with Collin sink and float, ocean in a bottle and other science programs.
Bunnies to Books 6:00 pm
Bunnies to Books
Aug 27 @ 6:00 pm – 6:45 pm
Meet the bunnies! Michelle Skorupski and her bunnies will be at the library for an informational and fun reading program with bunnies! Children will hear a rabbit-related story and then be introduced to the bunnies and also how to care for bunnies and what is needed to have a pet rabbit at home.  This 45 minute program is great for ages 6-12. Sign up starting October 16th  in the children’s room or call 769-9044 x2.
Zumba 6:00 pm
Zumba
Aug 27 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm
ZUMBA FOR ADULTS & TEENS No Zumba on January 13th or 20th. See you on the 27th Sessions led by Connie Anderson resume at the library on Monday, April 8th from 6pm-7pm. For more information, please call Connie at 762-4166. Sponsored by the Woonsocket Health & Rehabilitation Center.
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Tech Tuesday 2:30 pm
Tech Tuesday
Aug 28 @ 2:30 pm – 3:30 pm
Need help navigating ebook devices, auidobooks, social media, or email? Come to Tech Tuesday! Ask for Thomas at the Reference Department, call 767-4124 for more information.
Dungeons & Dragons Teens 3:00 pm
Dungeons & Dragons Teens
Aug 28 @ 3:00 pm – 5:00 pm
On hiatus until Spring 2020. Ed Fuqua hosts a Dungeons & Dragons session geared towards ages 11-18, with refreshments available! Open to Middle and High School Students.  Call 401-769-9044 x3 for more information.
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Live and Learn 9:30 am
Live and Learn
Aug 29 @ 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 for more information. Group meets at Patriots Dinner, 65 Founders Dr, Woonsocket, RI on the last Wednesday of the month.
Edible Landscaping 6:00 pm
Edible Landscaping
Aug 29 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Wild Food foraging doesn’t have to take place far from home or in the deep forest! Join The 3 Foragers as they discuss trees, weeds, and plants that many people are using at home in their yard for landscaping that have surprisingly edible parts. You’ll recognize many of the weeds you have been pulling out and learn ways to incorporate them into your dinner. This program is for adults ages 18+. Registration appreciated, please email Margaret at mmcnulty at woonsocketlibrary dot org
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