Adult Events

Sunday, April 30
2:00pm - 3:00pm
Enjoy a concert by The Aristocats, Warwick’s premiere swing jazz band.   Spring is the season when birds, butterflies, flowers, and jazz musicians reappear for our pleasure and enjoyment.   Hear sunny and carefree renditions of your... Read More
Monday, May 01
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, May 02
10:00am - 11:30am
The Tuesday Morning Book Grop will discuss The Summer Before the War by Helen Simonson. (Author of Major Pettigrew's Last Stand.)
Tuesday, May 02
7:00pm - 8:00pm
Join Warwick musicologist Lloyd Kaplan for a two-part presentation on the Origin and Legacy of the Recorded Blues.   On April 25, discover how the blues became popular, who made it popular, who were the major blues stars, and how... Read More
Wednesday, May 03
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, May 03
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, May 04
2:00pm - 3:00pm
The personalities of the delegates and the mood of those intense, hot days in Philadelphis will be our topic as we discuss Carol Berkin's A Brilliant Solution: Inventing the Constitution.
Thursday, May 04
7:00pm - 8:30pm
Forever reinventing itself, rock ‘n’ roll sometimes changes by rejecting what came before. Glam defied 1960s political rock by becoming decadent and self-indulgent. Punk kicked at 1970s synth rock by stripping down and going fast.   Join journalist... Read More
Saturday, May 06
1:00pm - 4:00pm
Grab your cape and costume and stop by today for free comics. Check out our photo booth and scavenger hunt, make some cool comic crafts, or play Avengers Alliance on the big screen.
Capacity: 29/Unlimited
Saturday, May 06
2:00pm - 4:00pm
Pack up your unwanted graphic novels and manga and bring them to the library today to trade. Bring one: take on. Bring five: take 5. Part of  Free Comic Book Day 
Sunday, May 07
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, May 08
10:00am - 11:30am
The Monday Morning Book Group will discuss To the Bright Edge of the World by Eowyn Ivey. Ivey is the author of The Snow Child.
Monday, May 08
6:30pm - 8:30pm
In May we'll be exploring books by Flour Bakery-owner Joanne Chang, owner of Flour Bakery in Boston. Almost 150 Flour recipes such as Milky Way Tart and Dried Fruit Focaccia are included, plus Joanne's essential baking tips, making this... Read More
Capacity: 0/Unlimited
Monday, May 08
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, May 08
7:00pm - 8:30pm
The Monday Evening Book Group will discuss The Teahouse on Mulberry Street  by Sharon Owens.
Tuesday, May 09
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, May 10
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: 4/16
Wednesday, May 10
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, May 11
7:00pm - 8:30pm
Forever reinventing itself, rock ‘n’ roll sometimes changes by rejecting what came before. Glam defied 1960s political rock by becoming decadent and self-indulgent. Punk kicked at 1970s synth rock by stripping down and going fast.   Join journalist... Read More
Thursday, May 11
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
Monday, May 15
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
Wednesday, May 17
7:00pm - 8:00pm
Join the Warwick Historical Society and their guests, the Warwick Commission on Historical Cemeteries and the Pawtuxet Rangers, for a five-part celebration of 375 years of Warwick history on... Read More
Wednesday, May 17
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, May 17
7:00pm - 8:30pm
This will be the first meeting of a new Warwick Public Library Mystery Book Club, called Wednesday is Murder All are welcome to attend! The Mystery Book Club will meet on the third Wednesday of each month. Our first... Read More
Thursday, May 18
7:00pm - 8:30pm
Join Warwick historian Henry A.L. Brown for a talk on Cole’s Farm at the Friends of the Library annual meeting.   Henry Brown’s book From Occupastuxet to Red Bank: A History of Cole’s Farm explores the waterfront estate... Read More
Saturday, May 20
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
Sunday, May 21
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, May 22
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, May 23
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
Tuesday, May 23
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

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