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  • Please join us for a virtual author talk with Scott Eyman, and his new book Cary Grant: A Brilliant Disguise! Registration is required for this event. You will receive a Zoom invitation the morning...
  • We're excited to share our list of 100 of the Best Books Published in 2020, full of recommendations from the librarians here at the Westerly Library! If one of your goals for the new year is to read...
  • You can still access numerous resources and services from the comfort of home and is being updated regularly. Don't have a library card or it's expired? Don't work. Follow this link to get a new...
  • We are excited to announce a new service - Library Takeout!   While we finalize our full reopening plan, we are happy to provide our contact-free Library Takeout service.  This service will allow...

What's Happening

January 19
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9:00am - 7:30pm
During the 3rd week of each month, we will have Crafternoon kits available to-go!  Call (401) 596-2877 x306 (Reference Department) beginning Tuesday,  January 19th to make an appointment to pick up this week's kit at the library. Kits are limited, and each caller may only reserve...
January 19
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1:00pm - 4:00pm
During these challenging times individuals need assistance now more than ever. Our volunteer Community Resource Advocate, Susan Rosen, is available to offer help! Susan can be reached via email to offer guidance to connect you or loved ones with local resources available based on specific needs....
January 19
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5:30pm - 7:30pm
While the library is closed the Knit and Crochet Group is still meeting virtually!  For more information please email cwalsh@westerlylibrary.org.
January 20
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6:00pm - 7:00pm
Please join us for a virtual author talk with Scott Eyman, and his new book Cary Grant: A Brilliant Disguise! Registration is required for...
January 20
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6:30pm - 7:30pm
Wednesday, January 20th at 6:30pm  "Start the New Year with Meditation" with Arlene Samsel via Zoom.  The New Year is a time to create a clean slate.  Join Arlene Samsel long time meditator for this powerful workshop....
January 23
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10:30am - 12:30pm
Adult Writers Workshop will meet every Saturday via Zoom. Share work, discuss readings, and write in response to prompts in this group-led writing workshop. All experience levels and genre interests welcome.  Please contact Allynn at awilkinson@...
January 19
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12:00pm - 12:15pm
Check out these youtube links, for this new series, where each week, we will spotlight some of Westerly's community leaders and their favorite kids and teens book! October 20th: Sandy Hayes ...
January 20
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4:00pm - 4:15pm
Find out this months top reads, new arrivals and librarian favs! Check it out on our Westerly Library Youtube Channel!
January 22
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10:00am - 10:20am
Join our Children's Room staff, as each week, we do a short stortime through Facebook Live. Participants can go to our Facebook Page (Westerly Library & Wilcox Park) and click on the 'Live' tab at the...
January 26
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9:00am - 4:00pm
Come grab a bag of supplies from the ‘Kids’ tote that will be located in the Children's Room Please note, supplies are limited, first come, first serve,we are unable to reserve or set aside crafts. 1 per child
January 26
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12:00pm - 12:15pm
Check out these youtube links, for this new series, where each week, we will spotlight some of Westerly's community leaders and their favorite kids and teens book! October 20th: Sandy Hayes ...
January 27
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4:00pm - 4:45pm
Join our virtual book club, aimed at homeschoolers, but all are welcome! Come having read this months book " The Popper Penguin Rescue" by Eliot Schrefer Online pre-registration is required, in order to recieve the Zoom login password for each month.
January 19
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12:00pm - 12:15pm
Check out these youtube links, for this new series, where each week, we will spotlight some of Westerly's community leaders and their favorite kids and teens book! October 20th: Sandy Hayes ...
January 19
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1:00pm - 4:00pm
During these challenging times individuals need assistance now more than ever. Our volunteer Community Resource Advocate, Susan Rosen, is available to offer help! Susan can be reached via email to offer guidance to connect you or loved ones with local resources available based on specific needs....
January 21
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3:00pm - 3:45pm
Looking for some book recommendations? Or want to chat about what you've been reading? Maybe want feedback on something you're writing? Join your teen librarians (roughly) every other Thursday from 3-3:45pm for a digital open discussion on anything book or writing related! We'll be using Zoom, and...
January 25
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10:00am - 5:00pm
Come grab a take & make craft from the teen space! Supplies limited, one per teen please. Then, make sure to check out and subscribe to our YouTube page on the following Monday to watch us complete the craft!
January 25
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3:00pm - 3:45pm
Starting to think about what you'd like for a job or career but not clear on your options? Let us show you some of the resources you can use to make informed decisions for your future!  *Online registration required at least one day prior. Please email ...
January 26
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12:00pm - 12:15pm
Check out these youtube links, for this new series, where each week, we will spotlight some of Westerly's community leaders and their favorite kids and teens book! October 20th: Sandy Hayes ...
Friday, July 30
7:30pm - 9:30pm
Wednesday, August 04
7:30pm - 9:30pm
Wednesday, August 11
7:30pm - 9:30pm
The Hoxie Gallery, named after William D. and Lavinia B. Hoxie, is a public art gallery that generally displays the work of local area artists. In keeping with the overall mission of the Memorial and... Read More
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