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Adult Events

November 17, 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

November 19, 2018

4:00pm - 6:00pm
Welcoming new and old players alike.  If you've ever been interested in Magic: The Gathering, feel free to stop by the library and either learn to play or just have a friendly match. Bring your own decks, or borrow some provided by the library for your game.   Contact Tim @... Read more
Audience: Adult, Teen

November 19, 2018

6:00pm - 7:30pm
If you're a fan of books and food, this club is for you! Once a month, the Cookbook Club meets in the 3rd floor Terrace Room. Each month we focus on a different cookbook: we choose recipes to prepare and share with the group, and discuss the cookbook over a delicious meal! This month, we're using... Read more
Audience: Adult

November 20, 2018

6:30pm - 7:30pm
Westerly Library & Wilcox Park and the Westerly Historical Society invite you to celebrate the launch of their new book. Tuesday, November 20, 2018 at 6:30 pm in the Hoxie Gallery. Light refreshments will be served. Copies will be available for purchase for $15 each.
Audience: Adult

November 20, 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

November 20, 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

November 20, 2018

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
6:00pm - 7:45pm
In the final of three Google Photos sessions, you will learn how to edit and share photos in your Google Photos library. Specifically, we will show you how to enhance your photos and create animations and albums.  Then you will learn how easy it is to share some or all of your photos with family... Read more
Audience: Adult, Teen

November 21, 2018

5:00pm - 8:00pm
The library will close at 5 pm for Thanksgiving.
Audience: Adult, Kids, Teen

November 22, 2018

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

November 24, 2018

10:00am - 2:00pm
Come and make a wreath or arrangement for the holiday season! Greens and wreath forms will be provided, but participants may wish to bring their own clippers, embellishments, or decorative containers. We ask that participants do not take extra greens home with them. We want to make sure that we... Read more
Audience: Adult, Kids, Teen

November 24, 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

November 24, 2018

10:00am - 3:00pm
Take some time out from the library's holiday festivities to make your own christmas tree ornamanets.  Ornament creation is available for all ages - Adults and Teens are welcome to visit the Makerspace and create personalized pieces, while younger children are welcome to assemble premade ornaments... Read more
Audience: Adult, Teen

November 24, 2018

4:15pm - 5:00pm
Join us for a magical kick-off to the holidays! Leading up to the lighting, Mark Sullivan will read "'Twas the Night Before Christmas" and start us off singing some classic carols with the Chorus of Westerly. Make sure to come by the library earlier in the day as we will have lots of festive... Read more
Audience: Adult, Kids, Teen

November 26, 2018

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

November 27, 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

November 27, 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

November 27, 2018

6:00pm - 7:30pm
Renaissance Toastmasters of Westerly, gathers twice a month (2nd & 4th Tuesdays) to share stories and get comfortable... Read more
Audience: Adult

November 28, 2018

6:00pm - 7:00pm
Join us for an educational and informational patenting workshop with Scott Keeley on Wednesday evening, Nov. 28th, 2018 at 6:00 pm in the Auditorium of the Westerly Library.                       Scott Keeley is a South County resident who has worked in the IP industry for 12 years.
Audience: Adult, Teen

November 29, 2018

5:00pm - 7:00pm
Alzheimer's Association with hole a Community Forum Thursday, Nov. 29th from 5 to 7. Welcoming the community to come and talk about their needs in Rhode Island in caring for someone with Alzheimer's. This event is open to the public.
Audience: Adult

November 29, 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

November 30, 2018

12:45pm - 2:30pm
Come create fun original art work with artists from The Frank Olean Center, Inc. at a community art class at the Westerly Library. Classes will be instructed by Olean staff member Stephanie and include projects in acrylic, watercolor, and mixed media. All materials will be supplied by The Frank... Read more
Audience: Adult, Teen

December 01, 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

December 03, 2018

4:00pm - 7:30pm
With the holidays fast approaching, if you're having a hard time coming up with gift ideas, stop by our makerspace, and see if we can help you create something new and unique for someone on your gift list. Feel free to contact Tim (thayes@westerlylibrary.... Read more
Audience: Adult, Teen

December 04, 2018

3:30pm - 7:30pm
Thousands of books and other materials available, many in gift-giving condition! Come and grab a great deal! Books for children, tweens, teens, and adults available, as well as CDs, DVDs, and audiobooks. Not a member of the Friends yet? You can join on Tuesday evening and get into the book sale!... Read more
Audience: Adult, Kids, Teen

December 04, 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

December 04, 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

December 04, 2018

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 05, 2018

9:00am - 7:30pm
Thousands of books and other materials available, many in gift-giving condition! Come and grab a great deal! Books for children, tweens, teens, and adults available, as well as CDs, DVDs, and audiobooks.
Audience: Adult, Kids, Teen
5:30pm - 7:00pm
Ol’ Saint Nick is back, as he reads T’was the Night Before Christmas, and takes pictures with all the good boys and girls, as they tell him what they want for Christmas! *For a stress free visit, numbered tickets will be handed out at the door, reserving each families spot in line for... Read more
Audience: Adult, Kids, Teen

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