Childrens Events

Astronaut on the moon
Friday, July 19
10:00am - 11:00am
For kids in grades K-2 completed.  The super heroes of NASA were once kids like you!  See 2 short picture book films about these men and women, then create something stellar.  Sign-up opens Monday, July 1.   ... Read More
Capacity: 20/20
Performer with puppet
Saturday, July 20
10:30am - 11:30am
  A live concert for infants and toddlers with puppets, singing, dancing, and a whole lot of fun.  (FULL) Sign-up opens Monday, July 8.  Please count a space for every person attending.      
Capacity: 100/100
Book cover Every Soul a Star
Tuesday, July 23
3:00pm - 3:45pm
Join us for a chat about Every Soul a Star, by Wendy Mass.  It's the story of Ally, Jack, and Bree, three very different people whose lives are weaved together when they gather to view a solar eclipse.  They are all looking... Read More
Capacity: 7/15
Lunar Landing
Thursday, July 25
3:00pm - 4:00pm
For kids who have completed grades K-2. Listen to stories about space travel, then design and build a spacecraft that will protect the astronauts when they land. Sign-up opens Monday, July 8.     ... Read More
Capacity: 20/20
Legos
Friday, July 26
10:00am - 11:00am
For kids who have completed grades 3-5. Listen to stories then try the Lego challenge as we explore the wonder of patterns found in math, science, art and nature. Sign-up opens Monday, July 8.     ... Read More
Capacity: 11/20
Ricky Rainbow Beard Poster
Monday, July 29
7:00pm - 7:45pm
For families with kids ages 4 and up. Ricky Rainbow Beard presents a one of a kind show where audience participation is encouraged. Expect the unexpected! Sign-up opens Monday, July 15. Please count a space for every person attending.... Read More
Capacity: 98/100
Mobilequest poster
Wednesday, July 31
7:00pm - 8:00pm
For kids ages 6 and up. Complete the six space stations including, coding an alien robot and completing a circuit to light up the moon. Sing-up opens Monday, July 15.
Capacity: 37/40
greetings from witness protection cover
Thursday, August 01
3:00pm - 3:45pm
Grades 6, 7, and 8   Get your summer reading assignment done early!  Read Greetings From Witness Protection! by Jake Burt from the 2020 RI Middle School Book Award list.  Come talk about the book, work on the assignment, and enjoy a... Read More
Capacity: 9/12
Child in yoga pose
Friday, August 02
9:45am - 10:15am
Yoga Sprouts is a half hour of simple poses and songs designed for you and your child.  Dress comfortable to be on the floor with your little one!  No mats at this class.  Sign-up opens on Monday, July 22. 
Capacity: 0/16
kids in a yoga circle
Friday, August 02
11:00am - 11:45am
Yoga Sprouts is 45 minutes of fun movements and music perfect for kids.  Mats are not needed, but bring it along if you have one.  Sign-up opens on Monday, July 22.
Capacity: 0/14
Group of Children Stretching in a circle.
Monday, August 05
4:00pm - 5:00pm
A class designed especially for this age group.  Yoga focuses on inner and outer strength, attention and concentration, and awareness of both oneself and others.  Spend an hour nurturing inside and out!  Bring a mat if you have one. Sign-... Read More
Capacity: 0/22
Joel playing guitar with child listening and watching.
Tuesday, August 06
7:00pm - 8:00pm
For families with kids ages 4 and up. Joel is back! A hands-on interactive show with fun songs, movement, and instruments. Sign-up opens Monday, July 22. Please count a space for every person attending.  
Capacity: 0/100
Kids dancing.
Thursday, August 08
11:00am - 11:45am
For kids ages 7-11. Join Shana Groeneveld for a rocking, high energy, dance party with kid friendly routines.  Wear sneakers!Sign-up opens Monday, July 22.
Capacity: 0/15
Preschool Kids dancing to Zumba music.
Friday, August 09
11:00am - 11:45am
For kids ages 4-7. Join Shana Groeneveld for a rocking, high energy, dance party with kid friendly routines perfect for this age group. Wear sneakers! Sign-up opens Monday, July 22
Capacity: 0/15
Dave Marchetti with a snake around his neck and a small alligator in his hands.
Tuesday, August 13
7:00pm - 8:00pm
For families with kids ages 4 and up. Learn about, see, and touch small mammals and reptiles. Dave gets you up close and personal! Sign-up opens Monday, July 22.  Please count a space for every person attending.  
Capacity: 0/100
Girl next to a school bus robot
Wednesday, August 21
10:30am - 11:15am
Meet Buster, the winking, blinking, talking, driving school bus!  Learn about bus safety, traffic safety, and other tips for outdoor safety.  Geared to kids in Preschool through Grade 3 and their families.  Please sign... Read More
Capacity: 0/80
Stretching toddler
Monday, September 09
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
Baby playing with blocks
Monday, September 09
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!  
Toddler boy
Tuesday, September 10
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
baby playing with blocks
Tuesday, September 10
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!  
preschooler
Wednesday, September 11
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
Preschooler
Thursday, September 12
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
Stretching toddler
Monday, September 16
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
Baby playing with blocks
Monday, September 16
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!  
Toddler boy
Tuesday, September 17
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
baby playing with blocks
Tuesday, September 17
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!  
preschooler
Wednesday, September 18
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