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Events

A Flower Garden
Wednesday, May 08
7:00pm - 9:00pm
Learn how to take exceptional iPhone photos with Keith Jochim and Linda Golob on Wednesdays, May 8, 15 & 22 at 7 p.m.   Explore what makes a photograph outstanding. Discover strategies for creating your own... Read More
Capacity: 5/15
Event Location: Idea Studio
Preschooler
Thursday, May 09
10:30am - 11:00am
 For children ages 3 -5. At this storytime preschoolers enjoy songs, fingerplays, movement, and stories that are a little longer.  They go in the storytime room by themselves, with their caregiver waiting for them in the Children's Library.  It'... Read More
Event Location: Children's Program Room
Thursday, May 09
2:00pm - 3:00pm
We will be discussing Joshua Zeitz's Flapper: A Madcap Story of Sex, Style, Celebrity and the Women Who Made America Modern in May.
Event Location: Room 113
Working Girl Movie Poster
Thursday, May 09
7:00pm - 9:00pm
What would you do to get ahead at work? Would you keep secrets? Or go as far as creating a new identity and running an elaborate con? And what would you do when everything breaks down?   See four films about desperate characters jumping through... Read More
Event Location: Large Meeting Room
Lego Movie 2 poster
Saturday, May 11
10:00am - 11:45am
  Emmet and the citizens of Bricksburg face a dangerous new threat when Lego Duplo invaders from outer space start to wreck everything in their path.  Come watch this funny adventure on our big screen!  Rated PG, running time 1h 47m.  Please sign up... Read More
Capacity: 4/80
Event Location: Large Meeting Room
Monday, May 13
10:00am - 11:30am
The Monday Morning Book Group will meet at this time.
Event Location: Large Meeting Room
Stretching toddler
Monday, May 13
9:45am - 10:15am
For children ages 2 - 3 years and a caregiver. At this storytime toddlers transition into a program with a little more structure than the Babies and Books class.  Enjoy songs, fingerplays and rhymes, a few stories, and an activity or project to... Read More
Event Location: Children's Program Room
Monday, May 13
10:00am - 11:30am
Get started with Gmail. Learn how to send, read, and reply to emails. Discover how to create drafts. Explore the Inbox, Sent Mail, Spam, and other folders.   Bring your Gmail login and password or create one in class.
Capacity: 2/16
Event Location: Idea Studio
Baby playing with blocks
Monday, May 13
10:45am - 11:15am
For children under 2 and a caregiver.   At this storytime we sing songs, fingerplays and rhymes, share a story, and learn some simple sign language. Play and socialization time in the storytime room follows.  No registration required, just drop in!  
Event Location: Children's Program Room
A Woman Meditating
Monday, May 13
6:30pm - 8:30pm
Learn how to meditate with a weekly Sahaja Yoga Meditation class on Mondays at 6:30 p.m.   Sahaja Yoga Meditation uses the best of Eastern culture and philosophy to teach students how to reduce stress, improve concentration, and... Read More
Event Location: Small Meeting Room
chopped onion on cutting board surrounded by spices
Monday, May 13
6:30pm - 8:30pm
Enjoy good food in great company! Every month we try out recipes from a variety of sources based on a common theme or cookbook. On the evening of the meeting, everyone brings a sample of what they've made. No matter which source we use, it's a feast... Read More
Event Location: Large Meeting Room
skeins of lavender colored yarn
Monday, May 13
6:30pm - 8:30pm
Spend quality time knitting and crocheting in the company of others - bring your latest project and join us for camaraderie, inspiration, and tips. All knitters and crocheters are welcome, whether you’re an expert or just starting out. ... Read More
Event Location: Idea Studio
Toddler boy
Tuesday, May 14
9:45am - 10:15am
For children ages 2 - 3 years and a caregiver. At this storytime toddlers transition into a program with a little more structure than the Babies and Books class.  Enjoy songs, fingerplays and rhymes, a few stories, and an activity or project to... Read More
Event Location: Children's Program Room
baby playing with blocks
Tuesday, May 14
10:45am - 11:15am
For children under 2 and a caregiver.   At this storytime we sing songs, fingerplays and rhymes, share a story, and learn some simple sign language. Play and socialization time in the storytime room follows.  No registration required, just drop in!  
Event Location: Children's Library
Next Chapter Book Club logo
Tuesday, May 14
12:30pm - 1:30pm
The mission of Next Chapter Book Club is to provide meaningful opportunities for lifelong-learning, social connections and authentic community inclusion for individuals with intellectual and developmental disabilities through weekly or bi-weekly... Read More
Event Location: Idea Studio
girl yoga pose
Tuesday, May 14
6:30pm - 7:30pm
Ages 10 and up.  Are you tired or stressed?  Awaken your inner energy and learn to meditate through Sahaja Yoga.  Find out how simple meditation techniques can help empower you from within, without any exercises or efforts.  Each... Read More
Capacity: 5/15
Event Location: Children's Program Room
preschooler
Wednesday, May 15
9:45am - 10:15am
For children ages 3 -5 and a caregiver. At this storytime preschoolers enjoy songs, fingerplays and movement.  Stories are a little longer, and there's a craft at the end to support the theme.  No registration required, just drop in!... Read More
Event Location: Children's Program Room
four girl scouts
Wednesday, May 15
4:00pm - 4:45pm
For grades K-3.  Spend the afternoon with friends!  The Girl Scouts will share a few of their favorite read-alouds, bring a craft for us to make, and a yummy afterschool snack.  Please sign up below.        
Capacity: 0/20
Event Location: Children's Program Room
Wednesday, May 15
7:00pm - 8:30pm
The Wednesday is Murder Mystery Book Group will meet at this time to discuss Malice by Keigo Higashino.
Event Location: Room 113
Preschooler
Thursday, May 16
10:30am - 11:00am
 For children ages 3 -5. At this storytime preschoolers enjoy songs, fingerplays, movement, and stories that are a little longer.  They go in the storytime room by themselves, with their caregiver waiting for them in the Children's Library.  It'... Read More
Event Location: Children's Program Room
Roger Williams and the Narragansett People
Thursday, May 16
7:00pm - 8:30pm
Join Roger Williams National Memorial Ranger John McNiff and the Friends of the Library for a talk on Roger Williams and his legacy.   Find out about the founding of Rhode Island. Explore Roger Williams’... Read More
Event Location: Large Meeting Room
A Quilled Cow
Thursday, May 16
6:30pm - 8:30pm
Quilling is the art of rolling, shaping, and glueing paper strips to create fetching and whimsical decorations and designs.   Join artist Ann-Marie Lafrenaye to learn how to quill and develop advanced quilling skills. Ann-Marie will... Read More
Event Location: Idea Studio
A Paint Brush
Thursday, May 16
7:00pm - 8:00pm
Do you have craft supplies but don’t know how to use them?   Gather up your supplies and bring them to the library. Craft coach Ann-Marie Lafrenaye will show you how to use them, teach you tricks and techniques, and get you started... Read More
Capacity: 0/5
Event Location: Idea Studio
Saturday, May 18
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 want to learn how to scrapbook, drop in and... Read More
Event Location: Idea Studio
Lego Bricks
Saturday, May 18
10:00am - 12:00pm
Kids ages 5 and up are invited to come and create with library Legos.  Drop in anytime between 10:00am - 12:00pm.  Try a challenge card, or create your own design.  Completed creations will be displayed in the collection case.
Event Location: Children's Program Room
Stretching toddler
Monday, May 20
9:45am - 10:15am
For children ages 2 - 3 years and a caregiver. At this storytime toddlers transition into a program with a little more structure than the Babies and Books class.  Enjoy songs, fingerplays and rhymes, a few stories, and an activity or project to... Read More
Event Location: Children's Program Room
Google Drive
Monday, May 20
10:00am - 11:30am
Learn about the Cloud and how to use Google Drive to store files and information to the Cloud. Explore how Google Drive can help you collaborate on projects and organize your life.   Bring your Google or Gmail login and password to... Read More
Capacity: 2/16
Event Location: Idea Studio
Baby playing with blocks
Monday, May 20
10:45am - 11:15am
For children under 2 and a caregiver.   At this storytime we sing songs, fingerplays and rhymes, share a story, and learn some simple sign language. Play and socialization time in the storytime room follows.  No registration required, just drop in!  
Event Location: Children's Program Room
A Woman Meditating
Monday, May 20
6:30pm - 8:30pm
Learn how to meditate with a weekly Sahaja Yoga Meditation class on Mondays at 6:30 p.m.   Sahaja Yoga Meditation uses the best of Eastern culture and philosophy to teach students how to reduce stress, improve concentration, and... Read More
Event Location: Small Meeting Room
skeins of lavender colored yarn
Monday, May 20
6:30pm - 8:30pm
Spend quality time knitting and crocheting in the company of others - bring your latest project and join us for camaraderie, inspiration, and tips. All knitters and crocheters are welcome, whether you’re an expert or just starting out. ... Read More
Event Location: Idea Studio
Toddler boy
Tuesday, May 21
9:45am - 10:15am
For children ages 2 - 3 years and a caregiver. At this storytime toddlers transition into a program with a little more structure than the Babies and Books class.  Enjoy songs, fingerplays and rhymes, a few stories, and an activity or project to... Read More
Event Location: Children's Program Room
baby playing with blocks
Tuesday, May 21
10:45am - 11:15am
For children under 2 and a caregiver.   At this storytime we sing songs, fingerplays and rhymes, share a story, and learn some simple sign language. Play and socialization time in the storytime room follows.  No registration required, just drop in!  
Event Location: Children's Library
Next Chapter Book Club logo
Tuesday, May 21
12:30pm - 1:30pm
The mission of Next Chapter Book Club is to provide meaningful opportunities for lifelong-learning, social connections and authentic community inclusion for individuals with intellectual and developmental disabilities through weekly or bi-weekly... Read More
Event Location: Idea Studio
Clouds in a Blue Sky
Tuesday, May 21
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
Event Location: Small Meeting Room
preschooler
Wednesday, May 22
9:45am - 10:15am
For children ages 3 -5 and a caregiver. At this storytime preschoolers enjoy songs, fingerplays and movement.  Stories are a little longer, and there's a craft at the end to support the theme.  No registration required, just drop in!... Read More
Event Location: Children's Program Room
stack of kids books
Wednesday, May 22
7:00pm - 7:45pm
This month we are getting together to share favorite books with fellow members, get a first peek at new books, and of course a snack!  Bring along your favorite book to share with the group.  Please sign up below.     ... Read More
Capacity: 0/20
Event Location: Children's Program Room
Preschooler
Thursday, May 23
10:30am - 11:00am
 For children ages 3 -5. At this storytime preschoolers enjoy songs, fingerplays, movement, and stories that are a little longer.  They go in the storytime room by themselves, with their caregiver waiting for them in the Children's Library.  It'... Read More
Event Location: Children's Program Room
Tuesday, May 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 designed for adults with special needs or learning disabilities but all... Read More
Event Location: Idea Studio
Next Chapter Book Club logo
Tuesday, May 28
12:30pm - 1:30pm
The mission of Next Chapter Book Club is to provide meaningful opportunities for lifelong-learning, social connections and authentic community inclusion for individuals with intellectual and developmental disabilities through weekly or bi-weekly... Read More
Event Location: Idea Studio
A Woman Meditating
Monday, June 03
6:30pm - 8:30pm
Learn how to meditate with a weekly Sahaja Yoga Meditation class on Mondays at 6:30 p.m.   Sahaja Yoga Meditation uses the best of Eastern culture and philosophy to teach students how to reduce stress, improve concentration, and... Read More
Event Location: Small Meeting Room
skeins of lavender colored yarn
Monday, June 03
6:30pm - 8:30pm
Spend quality time knitting and crocheting in the company of others - bring your latest project and join us for camaraderie, inspiration, and tips. All knitters and crocheters are welcome, whether you’re an expert or just starting out. ... Read More
Event Location: Idea Studio
Tuesday, June 04
10:00am - 11:30am
The Tuesday Morning Book Group will meet at this time to discuss Pachinko by Min Jin Lee.
Event Location: Room 113
Next Chapter Book Club logo
Tuesday, June 04
12:30pm - 1:30pm
The mission of Next Chapter Book Club is to provide meaningful opportunities for lifelong-learning, social connections and authentic community inclusion for individuals with intellectual and developmental disabilities through weekly or bi-weekly... Read More
Event Location: Idea Studio
Clouds in a Blue Sky
Tuesday, June 04
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
Event Location: Small Meeting Room
Monday, June 10
10:00am - 11:30am
The Monday Morning Book Group will meet at this time to discuss Behold the Dreamers by Imbolo Mbue.
Event Location: Room 113
A Woman Meditating
Monday, June 10
6:30pm - 8:30pm
Learn how to meditate with a weekly Sahaja Yoga Meditation class on Mondays at 6:30 p.m.   Sahaja Yoga Meditation uses the best of Eastern culture and philosophy to teach students how to reduce stress, improve concentration, and... Read More
Event Location: Small Meeting Room
chopped onion on cutting board surrounded by spices
Monday, June 10
6:30pm - 8:30pm
Enjoy good food in great company! Every month we try out recipes from a variety of sources based on a common theme or cookbook. On the evening of the meeting, everyone brings a sample of what they've made. No matter which source we use, it's a feast... Read More
Event Location: Large Meeting Room
skeins of lavender colored yarn
Monday, June 10
6:30pm - 8:30pm
Spend quality time knitting and crocheting in the company of others - bring your latest project and join us for camaraderie, inspiration, and tips. All knitters and crocheters are welcome, whether you’re an expert or just starting out. ... Read More
Event Location: Idea Studio
Next Chapter Book Club logo
Tuesday, June 11
12:30pm - 1:30pm
The mission of Next Chapter Book Club is to provide meaningful opportunities for lifelong-learning, social connections and authentic community inclusion for individuals with intellectual and developmental disabilities through weekly or bi-weekly... Read More
Event Location: Idea Studio
Thursday, June 13
2:00pm - 3:00pm
At our June meeting, we will discuss A Force So Swift: Mao, Truman and the Birth of Modern China, 1949, by Kevin Peraino.
Event Location: Room 113

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