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February 27, 2017

4:00pm - 7:00pm
AARP membership is NOT required, and the program is open to taxpayers of all ages and backgrounds. What you'll need: Social security card and photo ID Copy of last year's tax return Bring ALL tax documents, including Social Security statement If married, both spouses should come.... Read more
Audience: Adult

February 27, 2017

4:30pm - 5:30pm
 Join the  Stonington Free Library and Westerly Library for our first collaborative family reading program, running January 3 – March 31. Both libraries will offer times to drop-in and hear the book read aloud, fun activities and an exclusive movie screening celebration at the end of the program.... Read more
Audience: Adult, Kids, Teen
4:00pm - 6:00pm
Come on down to the teen space, where we craft with just about anything on Mondays. Perler beads, duct tape, origami, beads, buttons, and more! Every Monday, drop-in any time between 4 p.m. and 6 p.m. to get your craftin' on! Pinterested ideas welcome. 
Audience: Teen

February 27, 2017

6:00pm - 8:00pm
This session has been rescheduled for Monday, March 13th. If you are interested in attending, please register by emailing lnelson@janieappleseed.org
Audience: Adult

February 28, 2017

February 28, 2017

4:00pm - 5:00pm
The eyes have it! The googly eyes that is! We'll be making googly eye rimmed picture frames as our main craft, but maybe some pet rocks with personality or all seeing eye ornaments as well! Don't miss the fun. 
Audience: Teen

February 28, 2017

5:30pm - 7:30pm
Come to the library for a knitting, crochet, needlework, and yarn craft club. Bring your project, work on a project with others, share your technique or learn a new skill, or swap yarn and ideas with fellow yarnies. Join us on the second floor in the Reference Department any time between 5:30 pm... Read more
Audience: Adult
6:00pm - 7:45pm
Demystifying options: How to use simple probabilities for a more secure financial future The second round of this six-part series unbundles the mechanics for reducing cost basis on stocks you own or want to own. Using the Tastytrade research that is free and available to everyone, we’ll take apart... Read more
Audience: Adult

March 01, 2017

10:00am - 11:00am
Hop, Skip, Jump, Slide on in for 1 to 3 Year Old Storytime! Join us as we have a fun filled storytime comprised of movement and stories!Parents, Caregivers and children 1 to 3 years old welcome!
Audience: Kids

March 01, 2017

11:00am - 12:00pm
Our homeschoolers book club is for ages 7 and up. Pre-register online BEFORE January 25th . Our book for this session is "Chasing Vermeer" by Blue Balliett. Books will be provided at the first session, please do NOT read the book beforehand. This session is FULL.
Audience: Kids

March 01, 2017

5:00pm - 7:45pm
Art Exhibit in the Hoxie Gallery Artist: Barbara Barber This Very Special Two-Month Exhibit runs Wed., Feb. 1st - Sat., March 25th, 2017
Audience: Adult, Teen

March 01, 2017

6:00pm - 7:30pm
Audience: Adult, Teen

March 02, 2017

10:00am - 11:00am
Stories. rhymes, songs and crafting! Our 3 to 5 Year Old Storytime is happening!Join us each week as we venture into a new theme through stories, craft and more! Parents, Caregivers and children ages 3 to 5 welcome!
Audience: Kids

March 02, 2017

4:30pm - 5:15pm
Audience: Teen

March 02, 2017

5:30pm - 7:30pm
All ages and experience levels are welcome. All you need is a desire to learn more about the game of chess. Chess sets and roll up boards will be provided.
Audience: Adult, Kids, Teen

March 02, 2017

6:00pm - 8:00pm
Join us for Mountain Lion, a Powerpoint presentation of photos by Bill Betty of puma concolor (mountain lions) in the urban-wildlands of New England.
Audience: Adult

March 04, 2017

9:00am - 1:30pm
AARP membership is NOT required, and the program is open to taxpayers of all ages and backgrounds. What you'll need: Social security card and photo ID Copy of last year's tax return Bring ALL tax documents, including Social Security statement If married, both spouses should come.... Read more
Audience: Adult

March 04, 2017

2:00pm - 3:00pm
A Celebration of Ireland in story and song featuring Phil Edmonds, Kevin Fallon and Mary King. Join us on Saturday, March 4th from 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm in the Third Floor Terrace Room at the Westerly Library.    Celebrating Ireland in Story & Song is an all Irish program which... Read more
Audience: Adult, Kids, Teen

March 06, 2017

4:00pm - 7:00pm
AARP membership is NOT required, and the program is open to taxpayers of all ages and backgrounds. What you'll need: Social security card and photo ID Copy of last year's tax return Bring ALL tax documents, including Social Security statement If married, both spouses should come.... Read more
Audience: Adult

March 06, 2017

4:00pm - 6:00pm
Come on down to the teen space, where we craft with just about anything on Mondays. Perler beads, duct tape, origami, beads, buttons, and more! Every Monday, drop-in any time between 4 p.m. and 6 p.m. to get your craftin' on! Pinterested ideas welcome. 
Audience: Teen

March 07, 2017

3:30pm - 5:00pm
We'll be channeling Sherlockian skills to make the best polymer clay creations. Perhaps you'll draw inspiration from Sherlock, Doctor Who, Harry Potter or more! The possibilities are simply endless!
Audience: Teen

March 07, 2017

5:30pm - 7:30pm
Come to the library for a knitting, crochet, needlework, and yarn craft club. Bring your project, work on a project with others, share your technique or learn a new skill, or swap yarn and ideas with fellow yarnies. Join us on the second floor in the Reference Department any time between 5:30 pm... Read more
Audience: Adult

March 07, 2017

6:00pm - 6:45pm
Meditation group--all ages and experience levels are welcome! Join us in the Auditorium of the Westerly Library on Tuesday evening, January17, from 6:00 - 6:45 pm.
Audience: Adult, Teen
6:00pm - 7:00pm
Audience: Adult

March 08, 2017

10:00am - 11:00am
Hop, Skip, Jump, Slide on in for 1 to 3 Year Old Storytime! Join us as we have a fun filled storytime comprised of movement and stories!Parents, Caregivers and children 1 to 3 years old welcome!
Audience: Kids

March 08, 2017

11:00am - 12:00pm
Our homeschoolers book club is for ages 7 and up. Pre-register online BEFORE January 25th . Our book for this session is "Chasing Vermeer" by Blue Balliett. Books will be provided at the first session, please do NOT read the book beforehand. This session is FULL.
Audience: Kids

March 09, 2017

10:00am - 11:00am
Stories. rhymes, songs and crafting! Our 3 to 5 Year Old Storytime is happening!Join us each week as we venture into a new theme through stories, craft and more! Parents, Caregivers and children ages 3 to 5 welcome!
Audience: Kids

March 09, 2017

3:30pm - 6:00pm
Come join us for a little coloring cool down at the library! Tap into your inner Crayola Zen with adult coloring pages, or free sketch your own creation. Coloring pages, crayons, colored pencils, and markers will be provided, but outside materials are also welcome. Drop in at any time to... Read more
Audience: Teen

March 09, 2017

5:30pm - 7:30pm
All ages and experience levels are welcome. All you need is a desire to learn more about the game of chess. Chess sets and roll up boards will be provided.
Audience: Adult, Kids, Teen

March 10, 2017

4:00pm - 8:00pm
Celebrate 125 Years of Westerly Library and Wilcox Park with A Tour Through Time $20 per Person includes Tour and Light Refreshments Buy Your Tickets NOW!... Read more
Audience: Adult

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