Starting on Oct 3, the Apponaug, Conimicut, and Norwood branch libraries be open 20 hours every week. Watch for the schedule here.

Columbus Day    •    Mon, Oct 10    —    Closed

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The Story of the 20s, 30s, 40s & 50s in Popular Music

How much history can you learn from a song? Join professors Lloyd Kaplan and Dr. Tom Shaker to explore the stories popular music tells about the 20s, 30s, 40s & 50s on Tuesdays at 2 p.m

 

On September 20, hear songs about Prohibition and Women’s Rights.

 

On September 27, explore music about the Dust Bowl and the Great Depression.

 

On October 4, discover tunes about World War II and Suburbia.

 

On October 11, come for melodies about Teenagers and Civil Rights.

 

Finding Your Dream College (Virtual Workshop)

High School Students

 

There is a dream college for every student, but how do you find it when there are thousands of schools across the country?

Join Sarah Cao, a Princeton Review Outreach Specialist, for a lively discussion on how to find your best fit college.  

 

Please register by emailing Sarah at sarah.cao@review.com or call (857) 226-0136.  You need to be registered to receive a link to the workshop. 

 

Crafting Your College Essay (Virtual Workshop)

High School Students

 

Perhaps the hardest part of applying to college is writing college application essays because it is unlike anything you have ever done. before.  Did you know the essay is also more important in the college application process than ever before?

Join Sarah Cao, a Princeton Review Outreach Specialist, to learn about why you should write application essays and how to write the best one for your application. 

 

History Book Group

The History Book Group meets on the second Thursday of the month at 2pm, in Room 113. 

On Thursday, April 13th we will discuss Blood and Treasure: Daniel Boone and the Fight for America's First Frontier by Bob Drury and Tom Clavin

"The explosive true saga of the legendary figure Daniel Boone and the bloody struggle for America's frontier by two best-selling authors at the height of their writing power" - Amazon

Call (401)739-5440 4 or email jbelanger@warwicklibrary.org

Come and join us!

History Book Group

The History Book Group meets on the second Thursday of the month at 2pm, in Room 113. 

On Thursday, March 9th we will discuss Tulipomania: The Story of the World's Most Coveted Flower & the Extraordinary Passions It Aroused by Mike Dash

"In the 1630s, visitors to the prosperous trading cities of the Netherlands couldn't help but notice that thousands of normally sober, hardworking Dutch citizens were caught up in an extraordinary frenzy of buying and selling. The object of this unprecedented speculation was the tulip" - Amazon

History Book Group

The History Book Group meets on the second Thursday of the month at 2pm, in Room 113. 

On Thursday, February 9th we will discuss Say Nothing: A True Story of Murder and Memory in Northern Ireland by Patrick Radden Keefe 

"Patrick Radden Keefe's mesmerizing book on the bitter conflict in Northern Ireland and its aftermath uses the McConville case as a starting point for the tale of a society wracked by a violent guerrilla war" - Amazon

Call (401)739-5440 4 or email jbelanger@warwicklibrary.org

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