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.
Adult Program Room
Studio Rhode Lab
Children’s Program Room
Teen Time 2:00 pm
An Afternoon with Stephen Foster and Mark Twain 2:00 pm
An Afternoon with Stephen Foster and Mark Twain
Apr 6 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm
An Afternoon with Stephen Foster and Mark Twain 2-3 pm, A Family Fun Performance for All Ages by Mary King and Ed Sweeney Musicians Ed Sweeney and Mary King use the power of music and words to transport audiences back in time to experience the beautiful melodies of Stephen Foster and the hilarious quips of Mark Twain in an Americana program that will delight and entertain all ages. Ed Sweeney, performing on an array of guitars and banjos, honors people and their history by presenting music that entertains as well as educates. Ed has performed worldwide and his music has been[...]
Teen Time 2:00 pm
Shanthi Dance from India 2:00 pm
Shanthi Dance from India
Apr 16 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Learn the traditional dance from India from Shanthi Adult caregivers attend with children ages 8 & up. Registration starts Tuesday April 9th
Dungeons & Dragons 3:00 pm
Make Dream Catchers for ages 9 & up 3:00 pm
Make Dream Catchers for ages 9 & up
Apr 17 @ 3:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Learn about Dream Catchers and their importance in Native American culture. Ms. Webb will show students ages 9 & up how to make dream catchers from embroidery hoops, string, beads, feathers. Registration begins Tuesday April 9th. Call 769-9044 x2
Chocolate Covered Oreo Pops 2:30 pm
Chocolate Covered Oreo Pops
Apr 18 @ 2:30 pm – 3:30 pm
We supply the chocolate melts in a variety of colors and Oreo’s in a variety of flavors. Take a cake pop stick and attach it to the Oreo of your choice and dip it in chocolate. Then choose from a variety of sprinkles to make your Oreo Pop decorative. Although there are no nut products in this program it is possible that some of the decorations or chocolate melts may be processed in a factory that also produces nuts. Please advise us if you child has any food allergy upon registration. Open to students in Middle School and High School only.[...]
Eye-shadow tips and tricks 3:00 pm
Eye-shadow tips and tricks
Apr 20 @ 3:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Come join us at the Woonsocket Harris Public Library for eye-shadow tips and tricks. Learn new ways to make your eye-shadow look seamless and blend together beautifully and more. Learn new glam looks to spice up your makeup routine, and learn ways to incorporate glitter to your makeup looks. New brushes and make up wipes will be provided. Call us 401-769-9044 and reserve your spot. Like our Facebook event for this program if you are interested in going. Open to students in Middle School and High School only.
Teen Time 2:00 pm
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!
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.
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!