Upcoming 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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Children’s Program Room

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Booktalking with Ed 4:00 pm
Booktalking with Ed
Jan 4 @ 4:00 pm – 4:30 pm
Booktalking began as a talk about great books for young people, but it has grown into a freewheeling discussions of exciting topics and themes. We cover everything from serial killers to conspiracy theories. Also we still talk about books occasionally. Hosted by Young Adult Librarian Ed Fuqua and Miss Michaela.
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Conversations 4:00 pm
Conversations
Jan 6 @ 4:00 pm – 4:30 pm
Conversations- Young Adult Librarian Ed Fuqua and Children’s Assistant Miss Solitaire talk about a wide range of topics related to the world of books and learning. Topics include poetry, fantasy, folk tales, fairy lore and world mythology, plus you never know what might pop up.
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Exploring Woonsocket 4:00 pm
Exploring Woonsocket
Jan 8 @ 4:00 pm – 4:15 pm
Ms. Solitaire takes us on a journey across Woonsocket exploring places like Depot Square the site of the movie Hachi: A Dog’s Tale and other exciting places and topics. Fridays at 4pm on Facebook. Archived videos can be found on our YouTube site.
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Booktalking with Ed 4:00 pm
Booktalking with Ed
Jan 11 @ 4:00 pm – 4:30 pm
Booktalking began as a talk about great books for young people, but it has grown into a freewheeling discussions of exciting topics and themes. We cover everything from serial killers to conspiracy theories. Also we still talk about books occasionally. Hosted by Young Adult Librarian Ed Fuqua and Miss Michaela.
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Conversations 4:00 pm
Conversations
Jan 13 @ 4:00 pm – 4:30 pm
Conversations- Young Adult Librarian Ed Fuqua and Children’s Assistant Miss Solitaire talk about a wide range of topics related to the world of books and learning. Topics include poetry, fantasy, folk tales, fairy lore and world mythology, plus you never know what might pop up.
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Exploring Woonsocket 4:00 pm
Exploring Woonsocket
Jan 15 @ 4:00 pm – 4:15 pm
Ms. Solitaire takes us on a journey across Woonsocket exploring places like Depot Square the site of the movie Hachi: A Dog’s Tale and other exciting places and topics. Fridays at 4pm on Facebook. Archived videos can be found on our YouTube site.
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Virtual Karaoke Party 6:30 pm
Virtual Karaoke Party
Jan 19 @ 6:30 pm – 7:30 pm
Virtual Karaoke Party & more with Gladys Cole of G. Cole Productions partnership Woonsocket Public Library. Tuesday January 19th 6:30pm-7:30pm. Song genres include Country, Movies, Pop, Rap, Rock, Musicals & Broadway. In this intro to Karaoke, you will watch actors from G. Cole Productions sing & archive performances. You can sing along with G. Cole Productions at home in via Zoom. Fill out the form at https://tinyurl.com/gcolekaraokeparty and we will send you the Zoom code to join in the fun.  
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Conversations 4:00 pm
Conversations
Jan 20 @ 4:00 pm – 4:30 pm
Conversations- Young Adult Librarian Ed Fuqua and Children’s Assistant Miss Solitaire talk about a wide range of topics related to the world of books and learning. Topics include poetry, fantasy, folk tales, fairy lore and world mythology, plus you never know what might pop up.
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Exploring Woonsocket 4:00 pm
Exploring Woonsocket
Jan 22 @ 4:00 pm – 4:15 pm
Ms. Solitaire takes us on a journey across Woonsocket exploring places like Depot Square the site of the movie Hachi: A Dog’s Tale and other exciting places and topics. Fridays at 4pm on Facebook. Archived videos can be found on our YouTube site.
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Booktalking with Ed 4:00 pm
Booktalking with Ed
Jan 25 @ 4:00 pm – 4:30 pm
Booktalking began as a talk about great books for young people, but it has grown into a freewheeling discussions of exciting topics and themes. We cover everything from serial killers to conspiracy theories. Also we still talk about books occasionally. Hosted by Young Adult Librarian Ed Fuqua and Miss Michaela.
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Conversations 4:00 pm
Conversations
Jan 27 @ 4:00 pm – 4:30 pm
Conversations- Young Adult Librarian Ed Fuqua and Children’s Assistant Miss Solitaire talk about a wide range of topics related to the world of books and learning. Topics include poetry, fantasy, folk tales, fairy lore and world mythology, plus you never know what might pop up.
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Exploring Woonsocket 4:00 pm
Exploring Woonsocket
Jan 29 @ 4:00 pm – 4:15 pm
Ms. Solitaire takes us on a journey across Woonsocket exploring places like Depot Square the site of the movie Hachi: A Dog’s Tale and other exciting places and topics. Fridays at 4pm on Facebook. Archived videos can be found on our YouTube site.
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Recurring Events & Activities

Organizing For Teens

Organization is a key life skill that goes far beyond your binders! This program aims to teach organizational and time management skills. Students from Middle School to High School are encouraged to attend! Sign up with Ed at the Teen Desk or contact us for more information!

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Dungeons & Dragons

Every Tuesday afternoon from 3-5pm our own Ed Fuqua hosts a Dungeons & Dragons session geared towards ages 11-18, with refreshments available! Rule books are available for rent as well. See Ed at the Teen Desk or contact us directly for more information.

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Book & Movie Discussion

Join our very own Young Adult Librarian Ed Fuqua for a lively group discussion of books, comics, movies and more. Refreshments and pizza will be served, students in Middle School and High School are welcome to attend!

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