The Central Library and Apponaug, Conimicut, and Norwood branch libraries will be closed on Monday, January 21 for Martin Luther King, Jr. Day.

Childrens Events

Reader and Maggie the beagle
Tuesday, January 22
3:30pm - 4:45pm
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, Maggie is a patient, non-judgmental listener.  Sign up for a 15 minute time... Read More
Creative Writing Club
Tuesday, January 22
4:30pm - 5:30pm
For kids in grades 5-8.  Join Madison, a junior at The Prout School, for a 4 week Creative Writing Workshop.  Over the 4 weeks, kids will learn strategies to help generate and organize their ideas, and work with writing prompts.  Madison has... Read More
Capacity: 12/20
play dough circuit
Wednesday, January 23
4:00pm - 5:00pm
 For kids in grades 2-5.  Investigate the wonders of electricity by experimenting with circuits.  With the MobileQuest team as their guide, kids will create low-voltage paper circuits, play dough circuits, and create an LED animal... Read More
Capacity: 18/18
Lego Bricks
Saturday, January 26
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.
Reader and Maggie the beagle
Tuesday, January 29
3:30pm - 4:45pm
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, Maggie is a patient, non-judgmental listener.  Sign up for a 15 minute time... Read More
Creative Writing Club
Tuesday, January 29
4:30pm - 5:30pm
For kids in grades 5-8.  Join Madison, a junior at The Prout School, for a 4 week Creative Writing Workshop.  Over the 4 weeks, kids will learn strategies to help generate and organize their ideas, and work with writing prompts.  Madison has... Read More
Capacity: 12/20
book scavenger cover
Tuesday, January 29
6:00pm - 6:45pm
Grades 6, 7, and 8   Read the book of the month, talk about it, and enjoy a snack. You can sign up in two ways.  Stop by the Children's desk and pick up a copy of the book, OR sign up below and... Read More
Capacity: 3/12
Child in yoga pose
Friday, February 01
9:45am - 10:15am
Yoga Sprouts is yoga for kids with Miss Ellen.  It's 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.  Please register below.  Call to... Read More
Capacity: 3/16
kids in a yoga circle
Friday, February 01
3:45pm - 4:30pm
Yoga Sprouts is yoga for kids with Miss Ellen.  It's 45 minutes of fun movements and music perfect for kids.  Dress comfortable to be on the floor, mats are not needed, but bring it along if you have one.  Please sign up below.  ... Read More
Capacity: 3/12
Reader and Maggie the beagle
Tuesday, February 05
3:30pm - 4:45pm
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, Maggie is a patient, non-judgmental listener.  Sign up for a 15 minute time... Read More
Creative Writing Club
Tuesday, February 05
4:30pm - 5:30pm
For kids in grades 5-8.  Join Madison, a junior at The Prout School, for a 4 week Creative Writing Workshop.  Over the 4 weeks, kids will learn strategies to help generate and organize their ideas, and work with writing prompts.  Madison has... Read More
Capacity: 12/20
Book cover of Odd and the Frost Giants by Neil Gaiman
Wednesday, February 06
7:00pm - 7:45pm
Read the book of the month, talk about it with other kids, and enjoy a snack.  This month, we're reading a tale from Norse mythology, Odd and the Frost Giants by Neil Gaiman.  Odd's luck has been bad so far. He lost his father on a... Read More
Capacity: 11/20
Reader and Maggie the beagle
Tuesday, February 12
3:30pm - 4:45pm
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, Maggie is a patient, non-judgmental listener.  Sign up for a 15 minute time... Read More
Creative Writing Club
Tuesday, February 12
4:30pm - 5:30pm
For kids in grades 5-8.  Join Madison, a junior at The Prout School, for a 4 week Creative Writing Workshop.  Over the 4 weeks, kids will learn strategies to help generate and organize their ideas, and work with writing prompts.  Madison has... Read More
Capacity: 12/20
Child sitting with eyes closed
Friday, February 15
10:30am - 11:30am
  Recommended for ages 3-6.  Help your child learn how to become more aware and present in the moment. Sheryl White, a professional teacher and trainer, will help families experience mindfulness, and show caregivers how to use it in a practical way... Read More
Capacity: 1/14
Lego Bricks
Saturday, February 16
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.
plush snowman doll
Tuesday, February 19
2:00pm - 3:00pm
For families with kids in grades K-5.  Join us for a cozy afternoon of frosty fun!  Listen to a few snowy tales, then hand stuff your own “Freezy the Snowman” to take home.  Each child who attends will make a “Freezy".  Please sign up below; space... Read More
Capacity: 22/40
Reader and Maggie the beagle
Tuesday, February 19
3:30pm - 4:45pm
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, Maggie is a patient, non-judgmental listener.  Sign up for a 15 minute time... Read More
A Battlebot
Wednesday, February 20
6:30pm - 7:45pm
GRADES 5-8    Sign- ups begin Monday, January 28, 2019 Time to use your coding skills in the MobileQuest arena.  Participants will modify Dash robots with balloons, skewers, plastic straws, and... Read More
Capacity: 0/24
Reader and Maggie the beagle
Tuesday, February 26
3:30pm - 4:45pm
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, Maggie is a patient, non-judgmental listener.  Sign up for a 15 minute time... Read More
Child brushing teeth
Thursday, February 28
10:45am - 11:15am
For families with young children.  Meet dental hygienist, Heather, from Rhode Island Children's Dentistry.  Learn about oral health, what to expect at an exam, what teeth will be coming in next, techniques, tips, and more!  Every child will receive... Read More
Capacity: 1/Unlimited