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Storytimes and Events

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Upcoming Calendar of Events: All programs subject to change.  Please check our online event calendar for schedule of events.

Family StorytimeMondays at 11 am: Join us for stories, songs, games, and rhymes.  All ages.  No registration required; just drop-in!

  • Please stay tuned for when we start our Family Storytimes back up again!

Playful Preschoolers StorytimeTuesdays at 11 am: Designed for 3-5 year olds with an adult.  Enjoy age-appropriate stories, songs, rhymes, and a simple craft or activity.  Playtime follows storytime.  No registration required.

  • 6 week session from April 24th – May 29th (no storytime May 22nd – last session of the year until September)

Toddler Storytime- Wednesdays at 11 am: Read-alouds, songs, rhymes, movement, and a simple craft or activity for ages 20 months-3 years.  Playtime follows storytime.  No registration required.

  • Please stay tuned for when we start our Toddler Storytimes back up again!

Babytime Playgroup–  Fridays at 10 am: This is a drop-in playgroup for babies ages birth to 24 months.  Enjoy boardbooks, age appropriate toys, and meeting new friends.  Sometimes we even have a dance party with our bubble machine! 

Saturday STEM Play Days: featuring LEGO challenges and STEAM based educational toys such as Magnatiles, K’NEX, Marble Runs, and Snap Circuits from 11am-12pm.  Free and no registration required.

  • April 7th, 21st
  • May 5th

Make-It, Take-It Crafts: Drop-in from 3:30-5pm to make a craft to take home.  No registration required.  While supplies last. Mondays on:

  • April 2nd, 9th, 16th, 23rd, 30th
  • May 7th, 14th

Special Events

Celebrate Rhode Island Library Day!: Saturday, April 14th.  Drop-in anytime on Saturday to make and take a bookmark craft.

Animal Experiences: Tuesday, April 17th at 11am.  Go on an animal adventure with Animal Experiences.  Meet and learn about a variety of animals!  This is a hands-on, educational show.  No registration required; free.

STEM Lab Gummy Worms: Saturday, April 21st from 2-3pm.  Save Gary the Gummy Worm!  Use the scientific method to help save Gary.  Gary is on a capsized cup with a life saver trapped underneath…and Gary can’t swim.  Can you use your problem solving skills to help save Gary?  No registration required; just drop-in.  Best for ages 4 and up.

STEM Lab Heart and Health: Saturday, May 5th from 2-3pm.  Visually explore what makes up blood, take your pulse with a marshmallow, and learn how to make a homemade stethoscope.  No registration required; just drop-in.  Best for ages 4 and up.

Tween Scene

Programs offered just for 8-12 year olds

Tween Painting Party: Wednesday, April 18th at 10:30am.  Tweens (ages 8-12) will learn step-by-step how to paint their own personal masterpiece with a Spring theme. Registration required; please visit or call the Children’s Department to register.

Tween Blackout Poetry Art: Thursday, April 19th from 2-3pm.  Tweens in grades 4-6 are invited to make their own poetry as art pieces by using pages from recycled books. Blackout, color, or decorate everything on the page except for the words that you want to use in your poem! All supplies provided; no registration required. Just drop-in from 2-3pm.

Upcoming Children’s Events

Events Calendar

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Fri 27

Babytime Playgroup

Friday, April 27, 2018 @ 10:00 am - 11:00 am
Mon 30

Make-It, Take-It Crafts

Monday, April 30, 2018 @ 3:30 pm - 5:00 pm
May 01

Playful Preschoolers Storytime

Tuesday, May 1, 2018 @ 11:00 am - 11:30 am
May 04

Babytime Playgroup

Friday, May 4, 2018 @ 10:00 am - 11:00 am
May 07

Make-It, Take-It Crafts

Monday, May 7, 2018 @ 3:30 pm - 5:00 pm
May 08

Playful Preschoolers Storytime

Tuesday, May 8, 2018 @ 11:00 am - 11:30 am
May 11

Babytime Playgroup

Friday, May 11, 2018 @ 10:00 am - 11:00 am
May 13

Library Closed – Mother’s Day

Sunday, May 13, 2018
May 14

Make-It, Take-It Crafts

Monday, May 14, 2018 @ 3:30 pm - 5:00 pm
May 15

Playful Preschoolers Storytime

Tuesday, May 15, 2018 @ 11:00 am - 11:30 am