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The Central Library will be open on Wednesday, November 22 from 9 a.m. - 1 p.m. and closed on Thursday, November 23 for Thanksgiving.

 

The Apponaug and Conimicut branch libraries will be open on Wednesday, November 22 from 9 a.m. - 1 p.m., and Apponaug, Conimicut, and Norwood will be closed on Thursday, November 23 and Friday, November 24.

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Friday, November 24
9:00am - 5:00pm
Have you heard of "NaNoWriMo? National Novel Writing Month is an engaging approach to writing a novel. The writing "month" is November, and starting on...
Sunday, November 26
2:00pm - 3:00pm
Enjoy a concert by Rhode Island folk duo Atwater-Donnelly.   See a performance of traditional American folk, old-time gospel, and original tunes by wife and...
Sunday, November 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...
Monday, November 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,...
Tuesday, November 28
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...
Wednesday, November 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...
Thursday, November 30
4:00pm - 8:45pm
Have you heard of "NaNoWriMo?" National Novel Writing Month is an engaging approach to writing a novel. The writing "month" is November, and starting on...
Monday, December 04
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,...
Tuesday, November 21
10:00am - 11:30am
For families participating in 1000 Books Before Kindergarten and those interested in learning about this self-directed family reading program.  Stop by...
Capacity: 15/Unlimited
Tuesday, November 21
3:30pm - 4:30pm
Maggie is a certified therapy dog who will be coming with her owner, Rennie on Tuesdays to listen to YOU read.  New readers need a lot of practice to become proficient,...
Friday, November 24
11:00am - 12:00pm
For families with kids ages 2 and up.  Come join us for post Thanksgiving Day yoga.  Get up and moving, stretch your body, and share some smiles with friends and family.  No...
Capacity: 55/60
Saturday, November 25
10:00am - 4:00pm
Drop in to the Children's Library between 10am-4pm to find the hidden emojis and to "emoji" yourself with a make your own mask craft.    
Tuesday, November 28
3:30pm - 4:30pm
Maggie is a certified therapy dog who will be coming with her owner, Rennie on Tuesdays to listen to YOU read.  New readers need a lot of practice to become proficient,...
Wednesday, November 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...
Thursday, November 30
7:00pm - 8:00pm
 Read the book of the month, talk about it with other kids, and enjoy a book themed snack.  This month's selection is Paper Wishes by Lois Sepahban: It's...
Wednesday, December 06
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...
Tuesday, November 21
3:00pm - 5:00pm
Grades 7-12 Bring in your cards for an afternoon of ...
Capacity: 0/16
Monday, November 27
6:00pm - 6:45pm
Grades 7-12 Beginner guitar classes focused on playing the instrument, as opposed to music theory.  Learn a new song together, step-by-step, applying proper...
Capacity: 2/6
Monday, December 04
3:30pm - 4:30pm
Grades 7-12 Make an ornament for yourself or give as a gift.  Anything can be used to fill an ornament...poms poms, candy, sheet music,...
Capacity: 0/10
Tuesday, December 05
3:00pm - 5:00pm
Grades 7-12 Bring in your cards for an afternoon of ...
Capacity: 0/Unlimited
Wednesday, December 06
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...
Wednesday, December 13
6:00pm - 7:30pm
Grades 7-12 Put on your pajamas and join us for hot cocoa and cult Christmas classic.
Tuesday, December 19
3:00pm - 5:00pm
Grades 7-12 Bring in your cards for an afternoon of ...
Capacity: 0/Unlimited
Wednesday, December 20
3:30pm - 5:15pm
Grades 7-12   Join us for a  snack and a showing of the Holiday classic, Elf.  After inadvertently wreaking havoc on the elf community due to his...
Capacity: 0/24

Computer classes will start again in January.  The Januaryclass schedule will be posted on December 15th. 

Tuesday, December 05
10:00am - 11:30am
The Tuesday Morning Book Group will discuss Year of Wonders by Geraldine Brooks. 
Monday, December 11
10:00am - 11:30am
The Monday Morning Book Group will discuss A Man Called Ove by Fredrik Backman.
Monday, December 11
6:30pm - 8:30pm
In this love letter to American food, Martha Stewart, who has so significantly influenced the American table, collects her most favorite national dishes, as well as the...
Capacity: 0/Unlimited
Monday, December 11
7:00pm - 8:30pm
The Monday Evening Book Group will discuss At the Water's Edge by Sara Gruen.
Wednesday, December 13
7:00pm - 8:30pm
Get into the holiday spirit with a nice classic murder mystery, Murder on the Orient Express by Agatha Christie. One of...
Thursday, December 28
6:00pm - 7:00pm
The Social and Economic Justice Book Group will be discussing Blood in the Water: The Attica Prison Uprising of 1971 and Its Legacy by Heather Ann...
Tuesday, January 02
10:00am - 11:30am
The Tuesday Morning Book Group will meet today.
Monday, January 08
10:00am - 11:30am
The Monday Morning book Group will meet at this time.