Upcoming Children’s Events

Aside from our vast catalog of books and media, the Woonsocket Harris Public Library is an eventful place filled with opportunities to meet like-minded people or introduce yourself to new interests. We have a constantly updated list of events for children, teens, and adults that vary in topic and style, ensuring that everyone can find a great fit and attend a fun and fulfilling event or group meeting.

Make sure that you check our agenda regularly or sign up for our newsletter so that you don’t miss out on any of our amazing events and group meetings. We’re always adding to our schedule and there are always great opportunities on the horizon.

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Adult Program Room

Studio Rhode Lab

Woonsocket Room

Children’s Program Room

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Make-a-Craft 4:00 pm
Make-a-Craft
Dec 2 @ 4:00 pm – 4:30 pm
Virtual craft activity  for children.  Join library staff members as they show you how to do fun craft projects. Go to the Woonsocket Library Facebook, or YouTube pages Or visit our Google Classroom. Use code 4fuq5bj to view the latest craft!
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Exploring Woonsocket 4:00 pm
Exploring Woonsocket
Dec 3 @ 4:00 pm – 4:15 pm
Ms. Solitaire takes us on a journey across Woonsocket exploring local places, resources and topics. Fridays at 4pm on Facebook. Archived videos can be found on our YouTube site.
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Story Time 4:00 pm
Story Time
Dec 7 @ 4:00 pm – 4:30 pm
Virtual stories for children. A Princess, a Pirate, or a Library staff member read stories for families. See it on Facebook or Go to our Google Classroom use the code k7vd2si for stories!
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Make-a-Craft 4:00 pm
Make-a-Craft
Dec 9 @ 4:00 pm – 4:30 pm
Virtual craft activity  for children.  Join library staff members as they show you how to do fun craft projects. Go to the Woonsocket Library Facebook, or YouTube pages Or visit our Google Classroom. Use code 4fuq5bj to view the latest craft!
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Exploring Woonsocket 4:00 pm
Exploring Woonsocket
Dec 10 @ 4:00 pm – 4:15 pm
Ms. Solitaire takes us on a journey across Woonsocket exploring local places, resources and topics. Fridays at 4pm on Facebook. Archived videos can be found on our YouTube site.
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Story Time 4:00 pm
Story Time
Dec 14 @ 4:00 pm – 4:30 pm
Virtual stories for children. A Princess, a Pirate, or a Library staff member read stories for families. See it on Facebook or Go to our Google Classroom use the code k7vd2si for stories!
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Make-a-Craft 4:00 pm
Make-a-Craft
Dec 16 @ 4:00 pm – 4:30 pm
Virtual craft activity  for children.  Join library staff members as they show you how to do fun craft projects. Go to the Woonsocket Library Facebook, or YouTube pages Or visit our Google Classroom. Use code 4fuq5bj to view the latest craft!
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Exploring Woonsocket 4:00 pm
Exploring Woonsocket
Dec 17 @ 4:00 pm – 4:15 pm
Ms. Solitaire takes us on a journey across Woonsocket exploring local places, resources and topics. Fridays at 4pm on Facebook. Archived videos can be found on our YouTube site.
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Story Time 4:00 pm
Story Time
Dec 21 @ 4:00 pm – 4:30 pm
Virtual stories for children. A Princess, a Pirate, or a Library staff member read stories for families. See it on Facebook or Go to our Google Classroom use the code k7vd2si for stories!
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Make-a-Craft 4:00 pm
Make-a-Craft
Dec 23 @ 4:00 pm – 4:30 pm
Virtual craft activity  for children.  Join library staff members as they show you how to do fun craft projects. Go to the Woonsocket Library Facebook, or YouTube pages Or visit our Google Classroom. Use code 4fuq5bj to view the latest craft!
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Story Time 4:00 pm
Story Time
Dec 28 @ 4:00 pm – 4:30 pm
Virtual stories for children. A Princess, a Pirate, or a Library staff member read stories for families. See it on Facebook or Go to our Google Classroom use the code k7vd2si for stories!
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Make-a-Craft 4:00 pm
Make-a-Craft
Dec 30 @ 4:00 pm – 4:30 pm
Virtual craft activity  for children.  Join library staff members as they show you how to do fun craft projects. Go to the Woonsocket Library Facebook, or YouTube pages Or visit our Google Classroom. Use code 4fuq5bj to view the latest craft!
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Toddler & Pre-K

Due to Covid, some of the programs have been suspended or changed. Please call 401-769-9044 x2 for details. 

In order to cater to a broad audience and include interests for everyone We offer a multitude of programs, events, and regularly recurring classes for children in the toddler & pre-k age range. Programs include story time, music, puzzle time and more.

Music
is Fun

w/ Mr. Rowland

Mr. Rowland is currently on hiatus.

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Tunes & Tales
for Tots

w/ Ann Marie Forer

For 2021, takes place every other Friday at 11am on September 24, October 8 & October 22.

A program just for the toddlers.

Includes songs, fingerplays, movement activities and rhythm instrument play.

Most pre-school and Kindergarten programs are 45 minutes.

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Toddler
Time

18 Months – 2 Years

Please contact the Children’s Department at 401-769-9044 x2.

Finger plays & song.

Puppets, puzzles, & board books.

No crafts.

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Pre-School
Story Time

2 1/2 – 5 Years

Please contact the Children’s Department at 401-769-9044 x2.

Story reading & finger plays.

Songs like “Itsy Bitsy Spider” & “Wheels on the Bus”

Fun crafts with supervision.

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School Age Programs

For children ages 5+ and for those in first and second grade, we have programs which aim to occupy their attention and inspire creative thinking!

LEGO Building

Ages 5 & Up

Currently on hiatus. Please contact the Children’s Department at 401-769-9044 x2.

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Book Buddies

1st & 2nd Graders

Currently on hiatus. Please contact the Children’s Department at 401-769-9044 x2.

Kids read with older teen Book Buddies.

Also: coloring, puzzles, occasionally crafts & activities.

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Special Events

There is always some form of special event going on for children. We feature craft days, special holiday events, and performance events! All geared towards developing key skills in a fun environment!

Drop-In Crafts

All Ages

Crafts Like:

  • Kindness Rocks
  • Paper Crafts
  • Paper Towel Tube Structures
  • Historical Projects
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Holiday Events

Face painting, Costume Contests, and Party Themed Activity Sessions

Holidays

  • Halloween
  • Thanksgiving
  • St. Patrick’s Day

Springtime Events

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Special Events

Events (School Vacation)

  • Science Saturdays (Only On Select Saturdays)
  • Animal Shows
  • Storyteller
  • Magic Shows
  • Puppet Shows

Cultural Programs

  • Learning Chinese
  • Indian Henna
  • Indian Food & Culture
  • Native American Tribe Culture
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Sensory Programs

Our sensory exploration programs can be enjoyed by children of all ages, abilities, and sensibilities with their adult caregiver. Listen to stories, sing a song, tell a felt board story, and visit our sensory tables for interactive play. Walk-ins are welcome so long as there is comfortable space in the room for all.

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