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Events Listing

August 02, 2018

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

August 03, 2018

10:00am - 1:30pm
If you want to learn how to play the card game Magic the Gathering, come to this new club.  Magic the Gathering is a strategy game.  You have to be able to think about your moves and the effects of the card that you are going to activate during your turn. This is a fun way to meet new people and... Read more
Audience: Adult, Teen

August 03, 2018

11:30am - 2:00pm
Summer Food Program Feeds Kids For Free With summer right around the corner, it’s time to think about keeping children healthy while school is out. Westerly Library & Wilcox Park provides free meals to children during the summer. This summer, FREE... Read more
Audience: Kids, Teen

August 04, 2018

10:30am - 12:00pm
Adult Writers Workshop will meet every Saturday. 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 Erik at ... Read more
Audience: Adult

August 04, 2018

2:00pm - 3:30pm
Becky Settje, a volunteer from the Rhode Island Wild Plant Society, will bring some native plants to put into our teen space garden. She will provide teens with an introduction to the benefits and importance of native plants to the ecosystem followed by their growing conditions so they can... Read more
Audience: Adult, Kids, Teen

August 06, 2018

9:30am - 10:30am
Attn:  Boys and Girls in Grades 4-6 Want to join a “COOL” Club this Summer?   Join us on Monday’s from 9:30-10:30 a.m. At the Westerly Public Library under the direction of Mrs. Treb If you like music, art, and reading...you don’t want to miss this!! Based on the Book:  First Rule of Punk, by Celia... Read more
Audience: Kids
10:00am - 11:00am
Come join us for some toe-tapping fun, with this participatory/interactive music program for parents and kids, birth to 5 years old.
Audience: Kids

August 06, 2018

11:30am - 2:00pm
Summer Food Program Feeds Kids For Free With summer right around the corner, it’s time to think about keeping children healthy while school is out. Westerly Library & Wilcox Park provides free meals to children during the summer. This summer, FREE... Read more
Audience: Kids, Teen

August 06, 2018

1:00pm - 6:00pm
Learn about craftivism or creative resistance, in the vein of riot grrrl culture. Create Zines in the vein of DIY/Punk Scenes, as well as Celia Perez's First Rule of Punk, the 2018 Kids Reading Across Rhode Island selection and a 2018 Rhode Island Latino Book of the year.
Audience: Teen

August 06, 2018

6:00pm - 7:45pm
  Come join us at robotics practice! We are a group of 7th-12th graders who meet at the library once or twice a week. Activities include designing robots, building them, programming them, driving them, strategizing, keeping records, and 3D design. If you are interested in STEM, or want to build a... Read more
Audience: Teen

August 07, 2018

10:00am - 12:00pm
  Animation Nation is back! Get ready to rock & roll through the summer with the return of our stop-motion film making program. Please pre-register. Only 25 slots available and they are sure to go fast! Ages 8-12.       Dates and times:   July 10        10am   July 17        10 am   July 24... Read more
Audience: Kids

August 07, 2018

10:00am - 11:00am
**PLEASE NOTE: THIS IS AT CRAIG FIELD Storyteller Joe Theroux presents a collection of stories about humanity's universal language: music! A young violinist is the only one who can save the world from the Sea King's dreadful dancing. A greedy turtle uses his quick wit to trick all... Read more
Audience: Kids

August 07, 2018

11:30am - 2:00pm
Summer Food Program Feeds Kids For Free With summer right around the corner, it’s time to think about keeping children healthy while school is out. Westerly Library & Wilcox Park provides free meals to children during the summer. This summer, FREE... Read more
Audience: Kids, Teen

August 07, 2018

5:30pm - 7:30pm
Come to the library for our friendly knitting, crochet, needlework, and yarn craft club. Bring your project, share your techniques or learn a new skill as you social with other crafters. Join us on the second floor in the Reference Department any time between 5:30 pm and 7:30 pm every Tuesday.  ... Read more
Audience: Adult

August 07, 2018

6:00pm - 7:45pm
Whether you're an amatuer quilter looking for advice, or an experienced one with throws on every piece of furniture in your home, you're welcome to join this casual club at the library.  Bring questions, ideas, and projects to work on while you socialize with the other quilters.   Meets every... Read more
Audience: Adult

August 07, 2018

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

August 08, 2018

10:00am - 11:00am
**ONLINE PRE-REGISTRATION OPENS JUNE 1ST This workshop is designed for children with little or no acting experience. Young thespians will be challenged to use acting skills of focus, physical and emotional expressiveness, projection skills, and memorization techniques. Kids will... Read more
Audience: Kids

August 08, 2018

9:15am - 10:00am
Come join us for a storytime at the Watch Hill Memorial Library & Improvement Society.
Audience: Kids

August 08, 2018

10:00am - 12:00pm
Join us to play dungeons and dragons and have fun over the summer! We will explain all the rules and play through a long-running adventure story. All game pieces will be included; all you need to bring is a willingness to learn and play!    Spots are Limited.   Event Category: Teen   Event... Read more
Audience: Teen

August 08, 2018

11:30am - 2:00pm
Summer Food Program Feeds Kids For Free With summer right around the corner, it’s time to think about keeping children healthy while school is out. Westerly Library & Wilcox Park provides free meals to children during the summer. This summer, FREE... Read more
Audience: Kids, Teen

August 08, 2018

2:00pm - 3:00pm
Try your hand at songwriting in the final session of our Songwriters Series! You have song lyrics and a basic chord progression to sing them over? Now learn how to add other sounds to the mix on Garageband using library iPads! You'll only learn the basics, but it's a good foundation to start... Read more
Audience: Teen

August 08, 2018

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

August 09, 2018

10:00am - 11:00am
**PLEASE NOTE: THIS PROGRAM IS AT CIMALORE FIELD*** A  fast paced, hands on show that brings the audience into the mysterious world of reptiles. Ray Ward's unbridled enthusiasm and quick wit keeps everyone engaged, and sometimes on the edge of their seats. Not only is the... Read more
Audience: Kids

August 09, 2018

11:30am - 2:00pm
Summer Food Program Feeds Kids For Free With summer right around the corner, it’s time to think about keeping children healthy while school is out. Westerly Library & Wilcox Park provides free meals to children during the summer. This summer, FREE... Read more
Audience: Kids, Teen

August 09, 2018

11:30am - 12:30pm
Beat the heat with an ice cream treat and some stories, at Mel's Downtown Creamery!
Audience: Kids

August 09, 2018

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

August 09, 2018

5:30pm - 7:30pm
Join us for an Open Mic.  Perform your original poetry or songs.
Audience: Teen

August 10, 2018

10:00am - 11:00am
This is a native wildlife presentation for kids. We discuss the species that are native to our state, including some creatures that you might not imagine are living her in RI.  There is a display of artifacts and field guides and opportunity for questions and answers. The focus of the presentation... Read more
Audience: Kids

August 10, 2018

10:00am - 1:30pm
If you want to learn how to play the card game Magic the Gathering, come to this new club.  Magic the Gathering is a strategy game.  You have to be able to think about your moves and the effects of the card that you are going to activate during your turn. This is a fun way to meet new people and... Read more
Audience: Adult, Teen

August 10, 2018

11:30am - 2:00pm
Summer Food Program Feeds Kids For Free With summer right around the corner, it’s time to think about keeping children healthy while school is out. Westerly Library & Wilcox Park provides free meals to children during the summer. This summer, FREE... Read more
Audience: Kids, Teen

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