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Events Listing

April 01, 2021

9:00am - 8:00pm
Come grab a bag of supplies from the ‘Kids’ tote that will be located in the Children's Room for this once a month craft. Please note, supplies are limited, first come, first serve,we are unable to reserve or set aside crafts. 1 per child
Audience: Kids

April 01, 2021

11:00am - 12:00pm
Join us on the first and third Thursday of each month for a fun and informational meetup designed for older adults and caregivers! Each meeting, we'll have a different guest to highlight a program or service in town that you may not have heard of. We'll also have time to chat and socialize with one... Read more
Audience: Adult

April 01, 2021

4:00pm - 4:45pm
Our (virtual) Couch to 5k Run Club is starting up for the 2nd year, on April 7th! If you've been looking for a way to become more active, get in better shape, or improve your stamina, join us for an information session and decide if the club is right for you! This session is not mandator... Read more
Audience: Adult

April 02, 2021

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... Read more
Audience: Kids

April 03, 2021

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@... Read more
Audience: Adult

April 05, 2021

10:00am - 8:00pm
Come grab a take & make craft from our Teen Space the first Monday of each month, starting at 10am. Then join Stacy on our YouTube page to see how it's done! Go to our Westerly Library and Wilcox Park Youtube channel after... Read more
Audience: Teen

April 06, 2021

9:00am - 1:00pm
Audience: Adult, Kids, Teen

April 06, 2021

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.... Read more
Audience: Adult, Teen

April 07, 2021

5:00pm - 5:45pm
It's World Health Day, and we're celebrating by kicking off our first week of the Couch to 5k Run Club! Join our Facebook group... Read more
Audience: Adult

April 07, 2021

4:30pm - 4:30pm
Go to our ... Read more
Audience: Kids

April 07, 2021

5:30pm - 6:30pm
Registration is required. Please register by Tuesday, April 6th. You will receive a Zoom invitation the morning of the program.
Audience: Adult

April 08, 2021

4:00pm - 5:30pm
Join us for our newest virtual program: TedxWesterlyLibrary, a Ted Talks viewing party!  Once a month, we'll meet virtually and watch 3 TED videos on the monthly theme, and discuss them. In celebration of "National Library Week" (April 4th-10th), this month's theme is Libraries. ... Read more
Audience: Adult
4:00pm - 4:45pm
Join us as we talk all things poetry! Learn some classics, find new favorites, and share your own work! We'll be using Zoom, and you can find information on how to use it ... Read more
Audience: Teen

April 08, 2021

6:00pm - 7:00pm
Please join us for a Virtual Author Talk with Martha Hall Kelly! She will be discussing her upcoming book Sunflower Sisters, followed by a... Read more
Audience: Adult

April 09, 2021

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... Read more
Audience: Kids

April 10, 2021

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@... Read more
Audience: Adult

April 12, 2021

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 ... Read more
Audience: Teen

April 13, 2021

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.... Read more
Audience: Adult, Teen
1:00pm - 2:00pm
"News of the World" by Paulette Jiles In the aftermath of the Civil War, an aging itinerant news reader agrees to transport a young captive... Read more
Audience: Adult

April 14, 2021

6:00pm - 7:00pm
Our Cookbook Club is meeting virtually! Please join us once a month via Zoom to share our experiences with recipes from the selected cookbook. Books will be held at Circulation for checkout at the beginning of the month. Registration is required for this program. ... Read more
Audience: Adult

April 15, 2021

11:00am - 12:00pm
Join us on the first and third Thursday of each month for a fun and informational meetup designed for older adults and caregivers! Each meeting, we'll have a different guest to highlight a program or service in town that you may not have heard of. We'll also have time to chat and socialize with one... Read more
Audience: Adult

April 15, 2021

4:00pm - 4:45pm
Join your teen librarians to play some fun and weird virtual games! Play using a computer and smart phone or tablet. We'll be using Zoom, and you can find information how to use it here. Email... Read more
Audience: Teen

April 16, 2021

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... Read more
Audience: Kids

April 17, 2021

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@... Read more
Audience: Adult

April 19, 2021

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 Monday, April 19th to make an appointment to pick up this week's kit at the library. Kits are limited, and each caller may only reserve one... Read more
Audience: Adult

April 19, 2021

3:00pm - 3:45pm
Interested in making a change in your community? Join us in a discussion of what’s going on in the world and what you can do to help! *Online registration required at least one day prior, please email teens@westerlylibrary.org.
Audience: Teen

April 20, 2021

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.... Read more
Audience: Adult, Teen

April 21, 2021

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

April 22, 2021

4:00pm - 4:45pm
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 every fourth Thursday of the month from 4-4:45pm for a digital open discussion on anything book or writing related! We'll be using Zoom,... Read more
Audience: Teen

April 23, 2021

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... Read more
Audience: Kids

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