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Events Listing

December 15, 2017

10:00am - 12:00pm
PLEASE NOTE: THIS EVENT IS FULL Join us for casual, quality timewith Ol' Saint Nick! Here's the perfect chance for someone shy or newto get comfortable with Santa! Each registered family will get a private sitting time with Santa!*Sensory Friendly* Ages Birth to 5. Pre-Registration... Read more
Audience: Adult, Kids

December 15, 2017

1:00pm - 6:00pm
Audience: Adult, Kids, Teen

December 16, 2017

9:30am - 1:00pm
Homebuyer Education Class - Saturday March 18, 2017 from 9:30am-1:00pm       For more than 40 years, Rhode Island Housing has been making it easier for people to call Rhode Island home. We offer an extensive line of loan options for first-time homebuyers, current homeowners and... Read more
Audience: Adult

December 16, 2017

1:00pm - 3:00pm
Drop in to the Teen Space for a little therapeutic painting session. No painting skills required! Just mix colors, have fun, and express yourself. Materials will be provided, but are limited. Feel free to bring your own materials--including canvas and paints! 
Audience: Teen

December 18, 2017

5:30pm - 7:30pm
Join us for a Pop-Up Museum, a temporary exhibit made by anyone who wants to participate! Our theme this month is "I Made This!" so bring anything you've made that you want to show off. It can be a photo of your item if you can't bring the item in. Show off your art, crafts, and more! You'll also... Read more
Audience: Adult, Kids, Teen
6:00pm - 7:00pm
For this month's Cookbook Club, we will be holding a cookie swap! Each participant should bring 4 dozen of their favorite homemade holiday cookie (a dozen will be to eat/taste during the event, and 3 dozen will be for participants to take home). You can choose any cookie recipe,... Read more
Audience: Adult

December 19, 2017

10:15am - 11:15am
Fa La La La LA!!!! Our first EVER sing-a-long circle will take place on  Tuesdays December 5 & 19th | 10:15am | All  Ages Join our Olean Center friends for an hour of holiday songs and instrument playing. BYO Instrument strongly encouraged!
Audience: Adult, Kids, Teen

December 19, 2017

3:30pm - 4:30pm
Join our Writer's Workshop in the Roberts Room of the library. All writing experience levels welcome! This is a space for YOU to decide what to write, how to write it, and why you write it. There will be prompts, snacks, and time to read for everyone.
Audience: Teen

December 19, 2017

5:30pm - 7:30pm
Knit and Crochet @ Westerly Library   Come to the library for our friendly knitting, crochet, needlework, and yarn craft club. Bring your project, work on a project with others, share your techniques or learn a new skill. Join us on the second floor in the Reference Department any time between 5:30... Read more
Audience: Adult

December 19, 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 from 6:00 - 6:45 pm.
Audience: Adult, Teen

December 20, 2017

4:00pm - 5:00pm
Let your creativity flow! Come join our crafting extravaganza! 
Audience: Teen

December 20, 2017

6:00pm - 7:00pm
He's Back! The man of the hour will be returning to the library this year for a story and pictures! Dress your best, gather your family, and set your calendar. Don't forget to get your letters or emails to Santa before December 15th!!!
Audience: Adult, Kids, Teen

December 21, 2017

10:00am - 11:00am
Fiddle n' Fun is returning to the library after two great programs this summer! This time we join them in Holiday spirit with an hour of strings and singing! Be sure not to miss this opportunity to ring in the Holiday fun. Ages 3 and up | No Registration Required
Audience: Adult, Kids

December 21, 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

December 22, 2017

2:00pm - 5:00pm
Drop in and create on an iPad! There's no lesson, no structure, no pressure. Feel free to try out different apps and create something neat. You can use a drawing app with an Apple Pencil, use Garage Band to compose a song, take photos and edit them with Camera, or make a short film in iMovie.  Feel... Read more
Audience: Adult, Kids, Teen

December 23, 2017

12:00pm - 3:00pm
Join us for a card crafting workshop in the Teen Space! Why buy overpriced greeting cards at the store for your family and friends this holiday season when you can make them cards with your very own heartfelt messages and memories? Crafting supplies, card template ideas, and snacks will all be... Read more
Audience: Teen

December 24, 2017

9:00am - 4:00pm
Audience: Adult, Kids, Teen

December 25, 2017

9:00am - 8:00pm
Audience: Adult, Kids, Teen

December 26, 2017

11:00am - 5:00pm
Ever wanted to play in a band? How about draw like a pro? Maybe you wanted to make a movie? Well, now's your chance. The iPad petting zoo is back, and the options are endless. All day in the teen space; you won't want to miss it.  **This program is intended for teens in grades 6-12 only**
Audience: Teen

December 26, 2017

10:00am - 4:00pm
Winter themed crafts available from 10am -4pm Drop-In | No Registration Required.
Audience: Adult, Kids

December 27, 2017

1:00pm - 6:00pm
Join us during Winter Break for a board game bonanza! This all day board game spectacular will be one you don't want to miss. Feel free to bring a game from home to play, or use one of the many we have in the teen space!
Audience: Teen

December 27, 2017

10:30am - 11:30am
Little Yoga is a holistic health program for childrenof all ages and their families! The program is designed to set goals and provideopportunities to reach them using children's yoga and mindfulnesstechniques . Students will use music and yoga poses to build strength,flexibility, coordination and... Read more
Audience: Adult, Kids

December 27, 2017

6:00pm - 7:45pm
Audience: Adult

December 28, 2017

10:00am - 11:00am
Our friends from the Children's Workshop Westerly will be sharing a special storytime with us! All Ages | No Registration Required
Audience: Adult, Kids

December 28, 2017

2:00pm - 4:00pm
Join us for teen anime! We'll have ramen, pocky, and crafts for you to do while we watch anime. 
Audience: Teen

December 28, 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

December 29, 2017

10:30am - 11:30am
Our friend Dave Marchetti will be spending the morning with us and some of his favorite slithery, crawling, creeping, scaly friends! All Ages | No Registration Required
Audience: Adult, Kids

December 29, 2017

1:00pm - 3:00pm
What's the difference between the image on the left and the image on the right? Years and years of steady practice! Every artist starts with stick figures, right? Come learn some drawing basics. Be prepared with a picture you'd like to draw, whether a person, place, or scene. All experience levels... Read more
Audience: Teen

January 01, 2018

9:00am - 8:00pm
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January 02, 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

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