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The Library will be opening at 1 PM on Thursday, July 18, 2019

Events Listing

August 05, 2019

1:00pm - 3:00pm
Join us to play dungeons and dragons! 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 Locations: Teen Room, Makerspace Some... Read more
Audience: Teen

August 05, 2019

5:30pm - 7:00pm
 This class has been cancelled until September. 
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August 05, 2019

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 06, 2019

10:00am - 11:00am
**PLEASE NOTE: THIS PROGRAM IS AT CRAIG FIELD*** Bwana Iguana Reptile Adventure is the ultimate in quality, exciting, educational , entertainment which focuses on the mysterious realm of reptiles, and their importance in the natural world. Ray Ward's unbridled humor and wit in... Read more
Audience: Kids

August 06, 2019

11:00am - 1:00pm
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 beginning June 24 thru August 23... Read more
Audience: Kids, Teen

August 06, 2019

1:00pm - 2:15pm
Laboratory Lockdown Escape Room: Penelope Periodic has activated the biohazard sensors in the MobileQuest Lab and is locked inside. Can you help her figure out what she did to set off the sensors and turn off the alarm and help her escape?   Registration required.  Space limited to 18 teens.
Audience: Teen

August 06, 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

August 06, 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

August 06, 2019

8:00pm - 10:30pm
Audience: Adult, Kids, Teen
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 07, 2019

10:00am - 11:00am
 ONLINE PRE-REGISTRATION REQUIRED *REGISTRATION OPENS  JUNE 1st Please let the library know by  8/3  if you have registered, but are unable to attend. Failure to do so will result in suspension of registration privileges for future events Green... Read more
Audience: Kids

August 07, 2019

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

August 07, 2019

11:00am - 1:00pm
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 beginning June 24 thru August 23... Read more
Audience: Kids, Teen

August 07, 2019

1:00pm - 3:00pm
Registration is now closed for this program.
Audience: Kids, Teen

August 07, 2019

2:00pm - 3:30pm
Audience: Adult, Kids, Teen

August 07, 2019

2:00pm - 3:00pm
FILM CLUB Jack Nicholson Month!   How it Works: Similar to a book club, each month we will chose three movies to watch at home... Read more
Audience: Adult

August 07, 2019

4:00pm - 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

August 07, 2019

5:30pm - 7:00pm
 This class has been cancelled until September. 
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August 07, 2019

6:30pm - 7:45pm
Audience: Adult, Kids, Teen
6:30pm - 7:45pm
Audience: Adult, Kids, Teen

August 08, 2019

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
10:15am - 11:00am
*REGISTRATION IS FOR SESSION 6 ONLY *IF YOU KNOW YOU WILL NOT BE ABLE TO MAKE A SESSION, PLEASE LET US KNOW AS SOON AS POSSIBLE, SO THAT WAY ANOTHER CHILD MAY HAVE THAT SPOT Bring your little creatives to learn about different artists through a short story time followed by a group painting class.... Read more
Audience: Kids

August 08, 2019

11:00am - 1:00pm
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 beginning June 24 thru August 23... Read more
Audience: Kids, Teen

August 08, 2019

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

August 08, 2019

4:00pm - 5:30pm
Need to earn volunteer hours for school, youth group, or national honors society? Want to learn about gardening, growing your own food, sustainability, and native plants? Then join teen gardening club!  We'll meet every Thursday at 4pm in the Teen Space before heading out to the garden behind the... Read more
Audience: Teen

August 08, 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

August 08, 2019

6:00pm - 7:30pm
Attention Caregivers:  You are not alone!  The Alzheimer’s Association is now offering a Family Caregiver Support Group. A trained former caregiver will be facilitating all group sessions.  The groups will be a safe space to discuss the unique challenges of caregiving.  Topics may include: ... Read more
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August 08, 2019

6:00pm - 7:30pm
Welcome to Sexuality and Gender Acceptance, a discussion and support group for adults about LGBTQ+ stories and issues in books, movies, TV shows, and more. This group will foster community through the sharing of stories by and for those who identify as LGBTQ+ and questioning in an inclusive,... Read more
Audience: Adult

August 09, 2019

10:00am - 11:00am
Under pressure! Let's head into the lab as we explore the forces and elements governing our planet and space. With mind blowing, eye catching experiments we are about to put our states of matter to the ultimate test! Get ready for an engaging dry ice space show with At Home Science!
Audience: Kids

August 09, 2019

11:00am - 1:00pm
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 beginning June 24 thru August 23... Read more
Audience: Kids, Teen

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