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The Central Library will be closed on Sunday, May 27 and Monday, May 28 for Memorial Day. The Apponaug, Conimicut, and Norwood branch libraries will be closed on Monday, May 28.

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Wednesday, May 23
3:00pm - 5:00pm
The Italian Conversation Group is a collaborative learning group. There is no teacher and members learn from each other. Members of the group have mixed proficiency and...
Thursday, May 24
6:30pm - 8:30pm
Learn and play the latest table-top games. Join a crew of game enthusiasts, including amateurs and aces, for a fun night of play.   Build railways, a fleet of warships, or an...
Tuesday, May 29
10:30am - 11:30am
Imagine a place where everyone can be themselves; where you can discover new skills and make new friends; where you can create crafts to share with others.   This event is...
Clouds in a Blue Sky
Tuesday, May 29
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...
Tuesday, May 29
6:30pm - 8:00pm
Sharpen your chess skills while enjoying the camaraderie of other players at our weekly Chess for Everyone gathering.   Beginners can get tips from seasoned players, and...
Wednesday, May 30
3:00pm - 5:00pm
The Italian Conversation Group is a collaborative learning group. There is no teacher and members learn from each other. Members of the group have mixed proficiency and...
Monday, June 04
6:30pm - 8:45pm
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,...
Tuesday, June 05
10:00am - 11:30am
The Tuesday Morning Book Group will meet today to discuss The Fortunes by Peter Ho Davies.
Child in yoga pose
Friday, May 25
11:30am - 12:00pm
Yoga Sprouts is yoga for kids with Miss Ellen.  It's a half hour of simple poses and songs designed for you and your child.  Dress comfortable to be on the floor with your...
Capacity: 13/16
Child in yoga pose
Friday, May 25
3:45pm - 4:30pm
Yoga Sprouts is yoga for kids with Miss Ellen.  It's 45 minutes of fun movements and songs perfect for kids.  Dress comfortable to be on the floor, mats are not needed, but...
Capacity: 10/12
Tuesday, May 29
6:30pm - 8:00pm
Sharpen your chess skills while enjoying the camaraderie of other players at our weekly Chess for Everyone gathering.   Beginners can get tips from seasoned players, and...
cartoon robots
Tuesday, June 05
4:00pm - 5:00pm
For Kids in grades 1-6  Are you ready for some STEAM challenges?  Build a catapult to the sun!   Code a robot through the desert!  Join Mobilequest at this summer STEAM...
Capacity: 38/40
Tuesday, June 05
6:30pm - 8:00pm
Sharpen your chess skills while enjoying the camaraderie of other players at our weekly Chess for Everyone gathering.   Beginners can get tips from seasoned players, and...
Tuesday, June 12
6:30pm - 8:00pm
Sharpen your chess skills while enjoying the camaraderie of other players at our weekly Chess for Everyone gathering.   Beginners can get tips from seasoned players, and...
Tuesday, June 19
6:30pm - 8:00pm
Sharpen your chess skills while enjoying the camaraderie of other players at our weekly Chess for Everyone gathering.   Beginners can get tips from seasoned players, and...
Radio with headphones and books
Saturday, June 23
10:00am - 12:30pm
Celebrate the first day to sign up for the 2018 Summer Learning Challenge! Enjoy these family activities rain or shine: Try the Inflatable Obstacle Course Make a Kindness...
Capacity: 6/Unlimited
Black Panther movie poster
Wednesday, May 23
3:30pm - 5:45pm
Grades 7-12 Come watch this newly released DVD and have a snack. Summary:  T'Challa, the King of Wakanda, rises to the throne in the isolated, tehcnologically advanced...
Every Day movie poster
Wednesday, June 06
3:30pm - 5:10pm
Grades 7-12 Come watch this newly released DVD and have a snack. Summary:  Based on the teen book by the same name.  Sixteen-year-old Rhiannon falls in love with A, a...
Wednesday, June 13
3:30pm - 5:30pm
Grades 7-12 Take our new virtual reality system for a test drive. See what life is like for a robot in 2050 with Job Simulator, take a ride on a virtual Rollercoaster or...
Capacity: 1/12
Libraries Rock logo
Saturday, June 23
1:00pm - 3:00pm
Celebrate the first day to sign up for the 2018 Summer Learning Challenge! Test your skills on the obstacacle course with rock wall.  Make some sheet music 3D stars for...
Tuesday, July 10
3:00pm - 4:00pm
Get your summer reading assignment finished early!  Read Awkward by Svetlana Chmakova from the 2018 RI Middle School Book Award List.  Come talk about the book, work on the...
Book cover of Scar Island by Dan Gemeinhart
Wednesday, July 18
3:00pm - 4:00pm
Get your summer reading assignment finished early!  Read Scar Island by Dan Gemeinhart from the 2019 RI Middle School Book Award List.  Come talk about the book, work on the...
Monday, June 04
10:00am - 11:30am
Learn how to create letters, resumes, and other documents.  Practice opening and saving your work. Explore the toolbar, check your spelling, and more!   Two part,...
Capacity: 3/16
Monday, June 04
1:00pm - 2:30pm
Computer Basics Boot Camp, Part 1 is a four-week course that will take beginners from the first steps of using a computer to successfully searching for information and...
Capacity: 10/16
Tuesday, June 05
7:00pm - 8:30pm
Part 1 Tuesday, June 5 Discover how to create budgets, tables, and spreadsheets. Practice moving cells and entering data. Learn how to organize your information.    Part 2...
Capacity: 3/16
Monday, June 18
10:00am - 11:30am
Learn how to stream and download audiobooks, movies, and music with Hoopla and download audiobooks and ebooks with Overdrive. Bring your laptop, tablet, or smart phone, your...
Capacity: 3/16
Tuesday, June 05
10:00am - 11:30am
The Tuesday Morning Book Group will meet today to discuss The Fortunes by Peter Ho Davies.
Monday, June 11
10:00am - 11:30am
The Monday Morning Book Group will meet today to discuss Brooklyn by Colm Toibin.
Monday, June 11
6:30pm - 8:30pm
Like a book discussion group, only better - why? Because THERE WILL ALWAYS BE FOOD! Each month, there will be an assigned book or theme. Everyone is encouraged to choose a...
Capacity: 0/Unlimited
Thursday, June 14
2:00pm - 3:00pm
During this discussion, we will consider Susan Travers' Tomorrow to Be Brave: A Memoir of the Only Woman Ever to Serve in the French Foreign Legion.
A Cup of Coffee and a Croissant
Tuesday, June 19
10:00am - 11:30am
Get ready for summer reading. Find out about new books while enjoying pastries and coffee.   Breakfast with Books: Summer Reading Event looks at new and noteworthy titles...
Tuesday, June 19
7:00pm - 8:30pm
The Evening Book Group will meet at this time to discuss The Summer Before the War by Helen Simonson. Arriving in the village of Rye, England, in 1914, Beatrice Nash, a young...
Wednesday, June 20
7:00pm - 8:30pm
The Wednesday is Murder Mystery Book Group will meet at this time to discuss Rebecca by Daphne DuMaurier. The reader is ushered into an isolated gray stone mansion on the...
Tuesday, July 03
10:00am - 11:30am
The Tuesday Morning Book Group will meet today to discuss The Nightingale by Kristin Hannah.