Calendar

Calendar 2018-06-25T14:22:06+00:00
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Zumba 6:00 pm
Zumba
Oct 1 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Zumba for Adults from 6-7pm on Mondays when the library is open Classes will take place in the main Program Room
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Tech Tuesday 2:30 pm
Tech Tuesday
Oct 2 @ 2:30 pm – 3:30 pm
Need help navigating ebook devices, auidobooks, social media, or email? Come to Tech Tuesday!
Dungeons & Dragons 3:00 pm
Dungeons & Dragons
Oct 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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Live and Learn 9:30 am
Live and Learn
Oct 3 @ 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 3:45 pm
Book Buddies
Oct 3 @ 3:45 pm – 4:30 pm
Children attending 1st & 2nd grade will read with a teen buddy. This is an opportunity for the children to practice their reading skills in a relaxed environment. The teens will earn community service hours for the time they volunteer. There is also a time for coloring and puzzles .Registration is required for both teens and children. Please contact the Children’s room at 769-9044 Ext.2.Registration begins Monday 9/10/18.
Knitting Circle WR 6:30 pm
Knitting Circle WR
Oct 3 @ 6:30 pm – 8:00 pm
Knitting Circle for ages 10 and up. A non instruction, minimal help gathering from 6:30-8pm. Contact jgroverharrislibrary@gmail.com for more information.
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Autism Project Family Resource Support Specialist 10:00 am
Autism Project Family Resource Support Specialist
Oct 4 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
Family Resource Specialist Linda Brunetti from the Autism Project provides information for parents of children with ASD every Thursday morning. Contact Linda at Linda.Brunetti@lifespan.org or call 401-785-2666 ext. 76045 Take place in the Children’s Program Room
Tunes & Tales with Anne Marie Forer 6:00 pm
Tunes & Tales with Anne Marie Forer
Oct 4 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Evening program for children and their families. Anne Marie Forer brings her guitar and music shakers for the little ones to use. Sing songs, fingerplays, movement activities and rhythm instrument play. Sing along and move to the rhythm of these songs for children and families. Selected Thursdays 6-7pm October 4 & 18 November 1, 15, 29 December 6 Great for ages 6 & under with adult. Caregivers attend with children. Walk-ins are welcome if there is space in the room. Call 769-9044 x2 or stop by in person to register for this program. When you sign up you are signing up[...]
Written Word Writing Group for Adults 7:15 pm
Written Word Writing Group for Adults
Oct 4 @ 7:15 pm – 8:45 pm
Linda Hill runs this no critiquing writing group for 18+ up. Meets every other Thursday.  
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Library Closed
Library Closed
Oct 8 all-day
The library will be closed.
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Tech Tuesday 2:30 pm
Tech Tuesday
Oct 9 @ 2:30 pm – 3:30 pm
Need help navigating ebook devices, auidobooks, social media, or email? Come to Tech Tuesday!
Dungeons & Dragons 3:00 pm
Dungeons & Dragons
Oct 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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Live and Learn 9:30 am
Live and Learn
Oct 10 @ 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 3:45 pm
Book Buddies
Oct 10 @ 3:45 pm – 4:30 pm
Children attending 1st & 2nd grade will read with a teen buddy. This is an opportunity for the children to practice their reading skills in a relaxed environment. The teens will earn community service hours for the time they volunteer. There is also a time for coloring and puzzles .Registration is required for both teens and children. Please contact the Children’s room at 769-9044 Ext.2.Registration begins Monday 9/10/18.
Knitting Circle PR 6:30 pm
Knitting Circle PR
Oct 10 @ 6:30 pm – 8:00 pm
Knitting Circle for ages 10 and up. A non instruction, minimal help gathering from 6:30-8pm. Contact jgroverharrislibrary@gmail.com for more information.
Trustee Meeting 7:00 pm
Trustee Meeting
Oct 10 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
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.
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Autism Project Family Resource Support Specialist 10:00 am
Autism Project Family Resource Support Specialist
Oct 11 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
Family Resource Specialist Linda Brunetti from the Autism Project provides information for parents of children with ASD every Thursday morning. Contact Linda at Linda.Brunetti@lifespan.org or call 401-785-2666 ext. 76045 Take place in the Children’s Program Room
Artists Circle for Adults 7:00 pm
Artists Circle for Adults
Oct 11 @ 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm
Annie Marie Cote runs the Artists Circle for adults 18 years and up only. Takes place every other Thursday. This is not a class. No instruction will be given. Bring your own art materials and project.
Written Word Writing Group for Adults 7:15 pm
Written Word Writing Group for Adults
Oct 11 @ 7:15 pm – 8:45 pm
Linda Hill runs this no critiquing writing group for 18+ up. Meets every other Thursday.  
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Music is Fun with Mr. Rowland 10:30 am
Music is Fun with Mr. Rowland
Oct 12 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am
Selected Fridays 10:30-11:30 Takes place in the large program room near the restrooms. Mr. Rowland brings his guitar and music shakers for the little ones to use. Sing along and move to the rhythm of these songs for children and families. October 12 & 26 November 9 & 30 December 7 & 21 Great for ages 6  & under with adult. Parents attend with children. Walk-ins are welcome if there is space in the room. Call 769-9044 x2 or stop by in person to register for this program. When you sign up you are signing up to attend all 6 programs.[...]
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Zumba 6:00 pm
Zumba
Oct 15 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Zumba for Adults from 6-7pm on Mondays when the library is open Classes will take place in the main Program Room
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Tech Tuesday 2:30 pm
Tech Tuesday
Oct 16 @ 2:30 pm – 3:30 pm
Need help navigating ebook devices, auidobooks, social media, or email? Come to Tech Tuesday!
Dungeons & Dragons 3:00 pm
Dungeons & Dragons
Oct 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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Live and Learn 9:30 am
Live and Learn
Oct 17 @ 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.
Halloween Makeup for Teens 3:00 pm
Halloween Makeup for Teens
Oct 17 @ 3:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Learn techniques for making scars, bruises, and Halloween Zombie make up tips and more. Fake blood and face paint will be available for you to experiment with at the library. Some products may contain latex. Sign up by calling 769-9044 x3 or email efuqua@woonsocketlibrary.org. There will be snacks and Halloween cookie decorating as part of the program. Let us know if you have any food or latex allergies upon signing up. Open to students in Middle and High School only!
Book Buddies 3:45 pm
Book Buddies
Oct 17 @ 3:45 pm – 4:30 pm
Children attending 1st & 2nd grade will read with a teen buddy. This is an opportunity for the children to practice their reading skills in a relaxed environment. The teens will earn community service hours for the time they volunteer. There is also a time for coloring and puzzles .Registration is required for both teens and children. Please contact the Children’s room at 769-9044 Ext.2.Registration begins Monday 9/10/18.
Haunted History 6:30 pm
Haunted History
Oct 17 @ 6:30 pm – 8:30 pm
Presented by Ocean State Paranormal. HAUNTED HISTORY will focus on the Varnum Memorial Armory and Museum; featured is the curator of the armory presenting several important pieces of RI history housed in their impressive museum, he may share a ghost story or two and it’ll be followed by a presentation of evidence collected by Ocean State Paranormal through several investigations there in 2 years. This is ONLY 1 of 2 lectures this year that will feature actual items from the allegedly haunted armory. The Ocean State Paranormal’s HAUNTED HISTORY Lecture will feature actual audio and video evidence. Registration for this free[...]
Book Club 7:00 pm
Book Club
Oct 17 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Meets on the third Wednesday of the month at 7pm. Books being discussed change monthly, and members are encouraged to take part in additional book club activities! For more information, please contact Margaret at 401-769-9044 x5.
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Autism Project Family Resource Support Specialist 10:00 am
Autism Project Family Resource Support Specialist
Oct 18 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
Family Resource Specialist Linda Brunetti from the Autism Project provides information for parents of children with ASD every Thursday morning. Contact Linda at Linda.Brunetti@lifespan.org or call 401-785-2666 ext. 76045 Take place in the Children’s Program Room
Tunes & Tales with Anne Marie Forer 6:00 pm
Tunes & Tales with Anne Marie Forer
Oct 18 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Evening program for children and their families. Anne Marie Forer brings her guitar and music shakers for the little ones to use. Sing songs, fingerplays, movement activities and rhythm instrument play. Sing along and move to the rhythm of these songs for children and families. Selected Thursdays 6-7pm October 4 & 18 November 1, 15, 29 December 6 Great for ages 6 & under with adult. Caregivers attend with children. Walk-ins are welcome if there is space in the room. Call 769-9044 x2 or stop by in person to register for this program. When you sign up you are signing up[...]
Written Word Writing Group for Adults 7:15 pm
Written Word Writing Group for Adults
Oct 18 @ 7:15 pm – 8:45 pm
Linda Hill runs this no critiquing writing group for 18+ up. Meets every other Thursday.  
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Lego Builder’s Club 1:00 pm
Lego Builder’s Club
Oct 20 @ 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm
Located in the children’s program room the third Saturday of each month 1-2pm October 20 November 17 December 15 Bring your imagination. We supply the Legos! We will put your creation on display until the next Lego Club meets. As these are the smaller Legos, an adult must be with the child in the room at all times for safety.
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Zumba 6:00 pm
Zumba
Oct 22 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Zumba for Adults from 6-7pm on Mondays when the library is open Classes will take place in the main Program Room
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Toddler Time 10:30 am
Toddler Time
Oct 23 @ 10:30 am – 11:00 am
Toddlers (ages 18 months- 2 years) and caregivers listen to stories, sing   songs, learn finger plays & play with puppets. Call 769-9044 Ext.2 to register. Registration begins Tuesday 10/16/18. Walk ins welcome if there is space available. There is no program on 11/6/18. The library is closed for Election Day.
Tech Tuesday 2:30 pm
Tech Tuesday
Oct 23 @ 2:30 pm – 3:30 pm
Need help navigating ebook devices, auidobooks, social media, or email? Come to Tech Tuesday!
Dungeons & Dragons 3:00 pm
Dungeons & Dragons
Oct 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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Live and Learn 9:30 am
Live and Learn
Oct 24 @ 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.
Preschool Storytime 10:30 am
Preschool Storytime
Oct 24 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am
Registration starts Tuesday October 16th call 769-9044 x2 to register or stop by in person. Story time for ages 2-5 years October  24 & 31 & November 7, 14 Wednesdays 10:30-11:30am Children listen to stories, sing songs, play with puppets, puzzles and board books. Kids make a craft to take home and enjoy. Halloween story time is on October 31st and kids can come in costume. The librarian will be in costume.  
Book Buddies 3:45 pm
Book Buddies
Oct 24 @ 3:45 pm – 4:30 pm
Children attending 1st & 2nd grade will read with a teen buddy. This is an opportunity for the children to practice their reading skills in a relaxed environment. The teens will earn community service hours for the time they volunteer. There is also a time for coloring and puzzles .Registration is required for both teens and children. Please contact the Children’s room at 769-9044 Ext.2.Registration begins Monday 9/10/18.
Knitting Circle WR 6:30 pm
Knitting Circle WR
Oct 24 @ 6:30 pm – 8:00 pm
Knitting Circle for ages 10 and up. A non instruction, minimal help gathering from 6:30-8pm. Contact jgroverharrislibrary@gmail.com for more information.
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Autism Project Family Resource Support Specialist 10:00 am
Autism Project Family Resource Support Specialist
Oct 25 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
Family Resource Specialist Linda Brunetti from the Autism Project provides information for parents of children with ASD every Thursday morning. Contact Linda at Linda.Brunetti@lifespan.org or call 401-785-2666 ext. 76045 Take place in the Children’s Program Room
Bunnies to Books 6:00 pm
Bunnies to Books
Oct 25 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Evening Program for children and families Thursday October 25th 6-6:45pm Michelle Skorupski and her 2 bunnies will be here for a 45 minute informational program on rabbit care. Children will hear a rabbit-related story then be introduced to how to care for a rabbit and what is required to have a pet rabbit. Michelle will bring her 2 bunnies for children to see and pet after the program. Program is great for ages 6-12. Children must be accompanied by an adult caregiver in the room at all times. Program located in the large program room near the restrooms. Registration is suggested.[...]
Artists Circle for Adults 7:00 pm
Artists Circle for Adults
Oct 25 @ 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm
Annie Marie Cote runs the Artists Circle for adults 18 years and up only. Takes place every other Thursday. This is not a class. No instruction will be given. Bring your own art materials and project.
Written Word Writing Group for Adults 7:15 pm
Written Word Writing Group for Adults
Oct 25 @ 7:15 pm – 8:45 pm
Linda Hill runs this no critiquing writing group for 18+ up. Meets every other Thursday.  
Musical Story Time 10:00 pm
Musical Story Time
Oct 25 @ 10:00 pm – 11:00 pm
Registration is required for this program and begins October 15th call 769-9044 x2  or stop by in person to register Presented by Community Care Alliance Early Intervention This 7 week series introduces children to songs stories and activities appropriate for ages 2-3.5 years. Some programs may include food like applesauce so please let us know if your child has any food allergies. Space is limited in this program.  
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Music is Fun with Mr. Rowland 10:30 am
Music is Fun with Mr. Rowland
Oct 26 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am
Selected Fridays 10:30-11:30 Takes place in the large program room near the restrooms. Mr. Rowland brings his guitar and music shakers for the little ones to use. Sing along and move to the rhythm of these songs for children and families. October 12 & 26 November 9 & 30 December 7 & 21 Great for ages 6  & under with adult. Parents attend with children. Walk-ins are welcome if there is space in the room. Call 769-9044 x2 or stop by in person to register for this program. When you sign up you are signing up to attend all 6 programs.[...]
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Drop in Halloween Craft 2:00 pm
Drop in Halloween Craft
Oct 27 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Children ages 3& up with an adult caregiver will decorate a foam pumpkin shape  to take home and enjoy. This is a drop in event that will be held in the Children’s room from 2-3pm.
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Zumba 6:00 pm
Zumba
Oct 29 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Zumba for Adults from 6-7pm on Mondays when the library is open Classes will take place in the main Program Room
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Toddler Time 10:30 am
Toddler Time
Oct 30 @ 10:30 am – 11:00 am
Toddlers (ages 18 months- 2 years) and caregivers listen to stories, sing   songs, learn finger plays & play with puppets. Call 769-9044 Ext.2 to register. Registration begins Tuesday 10/16/18. Walk ins welcome if there is space available. There is no program on 11/6/18. The library is closed for Election Day.
Tech Tuesday 2:30 pm
Tech Tuesday
Oct 30 @ 2:30 pm – 3:30 pm
Need help navigating ebook devices, auidobooks, social media, or email? Come to Tech Tuesday!
Dungeons & Dragons 3:00 pm
Dungeons & Dragons
Oct 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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Live and Learn 9:30 am
Live and Learn
Oct 31 @ 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.
Preschool Storytime 10:30 am
Preschool Storytime
Oct 31 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am
Registration starts Tuesday October 16th call 769-9044 x2 to register or stop by in person. Story time for ages 2-5 years October  24 & 31 & November 7, 14 Wednesdays 10:30-11:30am Children listen to stories, sing songs, play with puppets, puzzles and board books. Kids make a craft to take home and enjoy. Halloween story time is on October 31st and kids can come in costume. The librarian will be in costume.