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Events Listing

December 12, 2019

2:00pm - 3:00pm
Westerly Library and Wilcox Park is pleased to offer a Community Conversation at the library, focusing on Seniors and Aging in Westerly. Join us for one (or all) of the conversations: Thursday, December 12th from 2:00-3:00pm Friday, January 17th from 3:00-4:00pm... Read more
Audience: Adult

December 12, 2019

3:00pm - 6:00pm
Come have some screen free fun with the family!  Each week there will be different board games provided from 3-6pm, for families to come and enjoy. Games are geared towards ages 7 and up, but all are welcome
Audience: Adult, Kids, Teen

December 12, 2019

5:30pm - 6:30pm
Please join us for a Foster Care informational on Thursday, December 12th at 5:30 PM   Foster Care Programs Communities for People provides ... Read more
Audience: Adult

December 12, 2019

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

December 13, 2019

1:00pm - 6:00pm
Audience:

December 14, 2019

9:00am - 4:00pm
Today is the last day to send in your letter's to Santa, through our special Santa Mailbox, here in the Children's Room. Don't forget to put you address on it, you may even get a letter back!! ***Please note: The Libary closes at 4pm today!***
Audience: Kids

December 14, 2019

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 Marilyn at mrusso@westerlylibrary.org... Read more
Audience: Adult

December 14, 2019

10:00am - 2:00pm
Drop-In between 10am - 2pm to make your creation!
Audience: Kids

December 14, 2019

12:30pm - 3:30pm
Saturday, December 14 at 12:30 PM This program is full. Native American Beading workskop for ages 16 and older. Registration required, limited to 12 spots. This workshop will be led by Mishki Thompson.  She a member of the Narragansett Indian Tribe. As a disabled wife and mother of 3, she developed... Read more
Audience: Adult

December 14, 2019

2:00pm - 3:00pm
John McNiff, Park Ranger at Roger Williams National Park, will give a lively talk about the history and culture of colonial Rhode Island and the achievements and legacy of Roger Williams.
Audience: Adult, Teen

December 16, 2019

10:00am - 12:00pm
Movie and Q&A with Westerly's Plastic Reduction Committee Free event, open to everyone. We are grateful to collaborate with Green Planet Films in the Velvet Mill to spread education and awareness regarding reduction of waste in our town. This will be a monthly event with a new movie. Event... Read more
Audience: Adult, Kids, Teen

December 16, 2019

10:00am - 10:30am
Infants are natural yogis. They naturally move through many of the primary yoga poses in their developmental process from birth through creeping, crawling, sitting, standing and walking. They need to do this to develop the natural curves in their spines as well as build strength in their muscles.... Read more
Audience: Adult, Kids

December 16, 2019

12:00pm - 5:00pm
Open to all Rhode Islanders who have may have experienced a recent life change and are in need of health insurance for 2020. For questions about this enrollment or to know more about upcoming enrollments please call 401-709-8982.
Audience:

December 16, 2019

4:00pm - 7:00pm
Monday, December 16 at 4 PM The Westerly Library is hosting a Native American Beading workskop for ages 10-15. Registration is required and snacks will be provided by the teen space.  Registration is limited to a max of 10 spots. This program will be led by beadworker, Mishki Thompson. She is a... Read more
Audience: Kids, Teen

December 17, 2019

10:15am - 11:00am
Learn to play and sing some holiday song favorites on desk top bells and the xylophone with our friends from the Frank Olean Center! You do not need to know how to read music or play a song, all ages and skills are welcome with this educational and interactive musical mashup!
Audience: Adult, Kids, Teen

December 17, 2019

1:00pm - 4:00pm
Do you, or a loved one, need information on where to access local social service agencies for food, clothing, classes, healthcare and more? Or maybe you have broad questions on what kind of help might be available.... With a history of assisting individuals connect with the appropriate resources,... Read more
Audience: Adult, Teen

December 17, 2019

2:00pm - 4:00pm
Even tech gurus need support sometimes.  Stop by the library and pick the brains of our technology staff about those pesky problems that are troubling you.  Feel free to bring a troublesome device with you.
Audience: Adult

December 17, 2019

3:30pm - 4:30pm
Join us to decorate your own holiday ornaments and cookies!
Audience: Teen

December 17, 2019

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

December 17, 2019

6:00pm - 7:45pm
Amatuer or experienced sewers are welcome to come by.  Sit down and talk with others while working on your project of choice.   Meets every tuesday except the second in each month, in the library's Makerspace, The Boiler Room, from 6 to 7:45pm.
Audience: Adult

December 17, 2019

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 from 6:00 - 6:45 pm. If this is your first time attending the class,... Read more
Audience: Adult, Teen

December 18, 2019

1:00pm - 3:00pm
Meet fellow seniors and talk about your technology problems!  Learn new skills! Protect yourself online!  Master tech lingo and impress your grand kids!  Computers have become a fact of life whether we like it or not.  This is an opportunity to talk with our technology staff and like minded... Read more
Audience: Adult

December 18, 2019

2:00pm - 2:30pm
Infants are natural yogis. They naturally move through many of the primary yoga poses in their developmental process from birth through creeping, crawling, sitting, standing and walking. They need to do this to develop the natural curves in their spines as well as build strength in their muscles.... Read more
Audience: Adult, Kids

December 18, 2019

3:00pm - 5:30pm
Join the Swampabots, a First Lego League Robotics team, for 9 to 12 year old kids, as they practice building and coding with lego robots.
Audience: Kids

December 18, 2019

4:00pm - 7:45pm
  Come join us at robotics practice! We are a group of 7th-12th graders who meet at the library 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 robot,... Read more
Audience: Teen

December 18, 2019

5:30pm - 6:30pm
Movie and Q&A with Westerly's Plastic Reduction Committee Free event, open to everyone. We are grateful to collaborate with Green Planet Films in the Velvet Mill to spread education and awareness regarding reduction of waste in our town. This will be a monthly event with a new movie. Event... Read more
Audience: Adult, Kids, Teen

December 19, 2019

3:00pm - 6:00pm
Come have some screen free fun with the family!  Each week there will be different board games provided from 3-6pm, for families to come and enjoy. Games are geared towards ages 7 and up, but all are welcome
Audience: Adult, Kids, Teen

December 19, 2019

3:30pm - 4:30pm
Audience: Teen

December 19, 2019

5:00pm - 7:30pm
Why should the kids have all the fun?  Adults are welcome to stop by and try out the library's virtual reality at any time, but come by for a special night of guided experiences and gaming with our technology staff. Let the future amaze you!  
Audience: Adult
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

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