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Wednesday, November 21: Central Library and Apponaug and Conimicut branch libraries open 9 a.m. - 1 p.m.

Thursday, November 22: Closed Thanksgiving.

Friday, November 23: Central Library open 9 a.m. - 5 p.m. Branch libraries closed.

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NaNoWriMo logo
Saturday, November 24
1:00pm - 4:30pm
November is National Novel Writing Month. Sign up at nanowrimo.org and come in to this supportive event to cheer on your fellow writers while you work on reaching your...
Greg Abate
Sunday, November 25
2:00pm - 3:00pm
Enjoy a concert by the Greg Abate Quartet. See an electrifying performance of jazz standards and bebop classics with Rhode Island’s internationally-acclaimed bop virtuoso.  ...
A Woman Meditating
Monday, November 26
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...
Monday, November 26
6:30pm - 8:45pm
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,...
Tuesday, November 27
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...
Passengers on a Steamship
Tuesday, November 27
7:00pm - 8:15pm
Join Astrid Drew from the Steamship Historical Society of America and the Warwick Historical Society for a presentation on steamships on Narragansett Bay.   In the 19th and...
Keep Calm and Speak Italian Sign
Wednesday, November 28
3:00pm - 5:00pm
Improve your Italian speaking skills with a collaborative Italian Conversation Workshop.   Members of the workshop have mixed proficiency in Italian and learn from each other...
A Woman Meditating
Monday, December 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...
Lego Bricks
Saturday, November 24
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...
Reader and Maggie the beagle
Tuesday, November 27
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,...
Scourge by Jennifer Nielsen
Tuesday, November 27
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,...
Capacity: 5/15
Librarian holding Busy, Busy Day by Richard Scarry
Wednesday, November 28
4:30pm - 5:30pm
The week of November 26, people all over RI will be sharing their favorite childhood books on social media in support of childhood literacy.  We’re celebrating our favorites...
Capacity: 2/Unlimited
Reader and Maggie the beagle
Tuesday, December 04
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,...
Child in yoga pose
Friday, December 07
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...
Capacity: 1/20
kids in a yoga circle
Friday, December 07
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...
Capacity: 2/14
Reader and Maggie the beagle
Tuesday, December 11
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,...
NaNoWriMo logo
Saturday, November 24
1:00pm - 4:30pm
November is National Novel Writing Month. Sign up at nanowrimo.org and come in to this supportive event to cheer on your fellow writers while you work on reaching your...
Scourge by Jennifer Nielsen
Tuesday, November 27
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,...
Capacity: 5/15
Tuesday, December 04
3:30pm - 5:00pm
Take our new PS4 for a spin with Rocket League.
how the grinch stole christmas
Wednesday, December 05
3:30pm - 4:30pm
Grades 6-12 Go back to a time when the holidays were uncomplicated and magical.  Enjoy cookies, hot chocolate, and watch this week's show, How the Grinch Stole Christmas (...
year without a santa claus
Wednesday, December 12
3:30pm - 4:30pm
Grades 6-12   Go back to a time when the holidays were uncomplicated and magical.  Enjoy cookies, hot chocolate, and watch this week's show, The Year Without a Santa Claus...
frosty the snowman
Wednesday, December 19
3:30pm - 4:30pm
Grades 6-12   Go back to a time when the holidays were uncomplicated and magical.  Enjoy cookies, hot chocolate, and watch this week's show, Frosty the Snowman.   Trailer
rudolph's shiny new year
Wednesday, December 26
3:30pm - 4:30pm
Grades 6-12   Go back to a time when the holidays were uncomplicated and magical.  Enjoy cookies, hot chocolate, and watch this week's show, Rudolph's Shiny New Year..  ...
Monday, December 03
3:00pm - 4:30pm
Computer Basics Boot Camp, Part 1 is a three-week course that will take beginners from the first steps of using a computer to successfully searching for information and...
Capacity: 2/16
Tuesday, December 04
3:00pm - 4:30pm
Part 1 Tuesday, December 4 Discover how to create budgets, tables, and spreadsheets. Practice moving cells and entering data. Learn how to organize your information.    Part...
Capacity: 4/16
Google Drive
Monday, December 17
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...
Capacity: 0/16
Next Chapter Book Club logo
Tuesday, November 27
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...
Tuesday, December 04
10:00am - 11:30am
The Tuesday Morning Book Group will meet to discuss The Leavers by Lisa Ko. Set in New York and China, The Leavers is a story of how one boy comes into his own when everyhing...
Next Chapter Book Club logo
Tuesday, December 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...
Monday, December 10
10:00am - 11:30am
The Monday Morning Book Group will meet to discuss The English Patient by Michael Oondatjee. A nurse, Hanna, exhausted by death at t he end of World War II, obsessively tends...
Monday, December 10
6:30pm - 8:30pm
Like a book discussion group, only better - why? Because THERE WILL ALWAYS BE FOOD! Each month, there will be an assigned book or theme. Everyone is encouraged to choose a...
Capacity: 0/Unlimited
Next Chapter Book Club logo
Tuesday, December 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...
Thursday, December 13
2:00pm - 3:00pm
Our selection for December is Facing East from Indian Country: A Native History of Early America, by Daniel K. Richter.
Next Chapter Book Club logo
Tuesday, December 18
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...