Adult Events

Saturday, March 25
1:00pm - 4:00pm
Calling witches, wizards, and muggles of all ages!  Come celebrate all things Harry Potter at our Hogwarts Open House!  Once you step onto Platform 9 3/4, the fun begins!  Sign-up if you know can make it, drop-ins are welcome too.  ¨ Send a letter... Read More
Capacity: 441/Unlimited
Sunday, March 26
1:30pm - 4:30pm
Learn and play the latest table-top strategy games. Join game whiz John McCarthy and a crew of gaming amateurs and aces for a fun afternoon of focused play.   Strategy games require concentration, quiet, and time. Take the time to... Read More
Monday, March 27
6:30pm - 8:30pm
Spend quality time knitting and crocheting in the company of other knitters and crocheters. Bring your latest project to the Stitchers Get-Together for camaraderie, inspiration, and tips. All knitters and crocheters are welcome, whether you’re an... Read More
Tuesday, March 28
7:00pm - 8:00pm
Improve your gardening skills with tips and techniques from URI Master Gardeners on Tuesdays at 7 p.m.   On March 28, discover How to Recognize and Control Caterpillars. Late March is the time to look for and remove winter moth,... Read More
Tuesday, March 28
6:30pm - 8:00pm
Everyone has a story, and writing your story is a great way to learn about yourself. Take a break from the distractions of daily life to uncover memories you may have forgotten. Find inspiration in others’ experiences, and enjoy the connection of... Read More
Tuesday, March 28
7:00pm - 8:30pm
Everyone is invited to a book discussion for the 2017 Read Across Rhode Island book,  Just Mercy: a Story of Justice and Redemption by Bryan Stevenson. Stevenson is the co-founder of the Equal Justice Initiative, a legal... Read More
Wednesday, March 29
6:30pm - 8:30pm
Sharpen your chess skills while enjoying the camaraderie of other players at our weekly Chess for Everyone gathering.   Beginners can learn from a skilled chess master, and seasoned players can improve their game by challenging... Read More
Thursday, March 30
10:00am - 11:30am
Everyone is invited to a book discussion for the 2017 Read Across Rhode Island book,  Just Mercy: a Story of Justice and Redemption by Bryan Stevenson. Stevenson is the co-founder of the Equal Justice Initiative, a legal... Read More
Thursday, March 30
7:00pm - 8:30pm
While searching for films, librarian Wil Gregersen fell into a rabbit hole of marvelously unconventional movies written and directed by women. Join him for a selection of these wild movie treasures on Thursdays at 7 p.m.   Tonight,... Read More
Thursday, March 30
6:30pm - 8:30pm
Learn and play the latest table-top games. Join game enthusiasts Jay Palm and John McCarthy and a crew of gaming amateurs and aces for a fun night of play.   Build railways, a fleet of warships, or an empire. Cure... Read More
Sunday, April 02
2:00pm - 3:00pm
Enjoy a concert of Americana and folk by singer-songwriter Thea Hopkins.   Applauded by Peter, Paul & Mary as “one of the most literate, poetic, and emotionally moving of the new songwriters" and praised as a “standout... Read More
Monday, April 03
6:30pm - 8:30pm
Spend quality time knitting and crocheting in the company of other knitters and crocheters. Bring your latest project to the Stitchers Get-Together for camaraderie, inspiration, and tips. All knitters and crocheters are welcome, whether you’re an... Read More
Tuesday, April 04
10:00am - 11:30am
The Tuesday Morning Book Grop will discuss The Last Road to Wisdom by Ivan Doig.
Tuesday, April 04
7:00pm - 8:00pm
Improve your gardening skills with tips and techniques from URI Master Gardeners on Tuesdays at 7 p.m.   On March 28, discover How to Recognize and Control Caterpillars. Late March is the time to look for and remove winter moth,... Read More
Wednesday, April 05
6:30pm - 8:30pm
Sharpen your chess skills while enjoying the camaraderie of other players at our weekly Chess for Everyone gathering.   Beginners can learn from a skilled chess master, and seasoned players can improve their game by challenging... Read More
Wednesday, April 05
7:00pm - 8:00pm
Improve your Spanish by talking with others who are working on their Spanish, too. Join Spanish-speaker Bill Herreid for one-on-one conversations in Spanish on the first Wednesday of each month at 7 p.m.   Talk to adults who are... Read More
Thursday, April 06
2:00pm - 3:00pm
Too many topics to describe; we will be talking about Byron Hollinshead's I Wish I'd Been There: Twenty Historians Bring to Life Dramatic Events That Changed America.
Thursday, April 06
7:00pm - 8:30pm
While searching for films, librarian Wil Gregersen fell into a rabbit hole of marvelously unconventional movies written and directed by women. Join him for a selection of these wild movie treasures on Thursdays at 7 p.m.   Tonight,... Read More
Sunday, April 09
1:30pm - 4:30pm
Learn and play the latest table-top strategy games. Join game whiz John McCarthy and a crew of gaming amateurs and aces for a fun afternoon of focused play.   Strategy games require concentration, quiet, and time. Take the time to... Read More
Monday, April 10
10:00am - 11:30am
The Monday Morning Book Group will discuss The Summer Before the War by Helen Simonson.
Monday, April 10
6:30pm - 8:30pm
Ina Garten, the Barefoot Contessa, answers the number one question she receives from cooks: “Can I make it ahead?” If you've ever found yourself stuck in front of the stove, scrambling to get everything to the table at just the right moment, Ina is... Read More
Capacity: 0/Unlimited
Monday, April 10
6:30pm - 8:30pm
Spend quality time knitting and crocheting in the company of other knitters and crocheters. Bring your latest project to the Stitchers Get-Together for camaraderie, inspiration, and tips. All knitters and crocheters are welcome, whether you’re an... Read More
Monday, April 10
7:00pm - 8:30pm
The Monday Evening Book Group will discuss No Ordinary Time: Franklin & Eleanor Roosevelt - The Home Front in World War II.
Tuesday, April 11
7:00pm - 8:00pm
Improve your gardening skills with tips and techniques from URI Master Gardeners on Tuesdays at 7 p.m.   On March 28, discover How to Recognize and Control Caterpillars. Late March is the time to look for and remove winter moth,... Read More
Tuesday, April 11
6:30pm - 8:00pm
Everyone has a story, and writing your story is a great way to learn about yourself. Take a break from the distractions of daily life to uncover memories you may have forgotten. Find inspiration in others’ experiences, and enjoy the connection of... Read More
Wednesday, April 12
7:00pm - 8:30pm
Communities across the world face big problems, and putting together the facts about those challenges is the first step in finding solutions.   Come to Seeking Solutions to Big Problems: A Fact-Based Discussion Group to look for... Read More
Capacity: 1/16
Wednesday, April 12
6:30pm - 8:30pm
Sharpen your chess skills while enjoying the camaraderie of other players at our weekly Chess for Everyone gathering.   Beginners can learn from a skilled chess master, and seasoned players can improve their game by challenging... Read More
Thursday, April 13
7:00pm - 8:30pm
While searching for films, librarian Wil Gregersen fell into a rabbit hole of marvelously unconventional movies written and directed by women. Join him for a selection of these wild movie treasures on Thursdays at 7 p.m.   Tonight,... Read More
Thursday, April 13
6:30pm - 8:30pm
Learn and play the latest table-top games. Join game enthusiasts Jay Palm and John McCarthy and a crew of gaming amateurs and aces for a fun night of play.   Build railways, a fleet of warships, or an empire. Cure... Read More
Saturday, April 15
10:00am - 2:00pm
Grab your scrapbook gear, and head over to the Scrapbooking Rally.   Work on your latest project in the company of other scrapbookers. Find encouragement, ideas, and new friends. If you’re interested in making scrapbooks, you can... Read More

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