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All Upcoming Events Events

November 30, 2021

10:00am - 10:30am
Join Sandy on Tuesdays and Meagan on Wednesdays at 10 am in the Terrace Room for a family storytime and craft to go! The program will be geared towards ages birth through 11 years and must be accompanied by a caregiver.  *Please note: patrons will be in charge of their own social distancing. End... Read more
Audience: Kids

November 30, 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 - 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

November 30, 2021

2:00pm - 3:30pm
Do you have problems with technology?Do you have questions about new gadgets?Do you have frustrations with the internet? NEW day and time!Come join us every Tuesday afternoon at 2PM via... Read more
Audience: Adult

November 30, 2021

5:30pm - 7:30pm
The Knit and Crochet Group is meeting weekly upstairs in Reference! For more information and to participate please email cwalsh@westerlylibrary.org
Audience: Adult

December 01, 2021

5:00pm - 7:30pm
Please join us for this month's exhibit with Livable RI! The pieces will be on display through the month of December, with an opening night on Wednesday, December 1st from 5:00-7:30 pm. About the exhibit: These posters call out for a civic alliance to reverse global warming. They... Read more
Audience: Adult, Kids, Teen
5:00pm - 7:30pm
Please join us for this month's exhibit with Livable RI! The pieces will be on display through the month of December, with an opening night on Wednesday, December 1st from 5:00-7:30 pm. About the exhibit: These posters call out for a civic alliance to reverse global warming. They... Read more
Audience: Adult, Kids, Teen
5:00pm - 7:30pm
Please join us for this month's exhibit with Livable RI! The pieces will be on display through the month of December, with an opening night on Wednesday, December 1st from 5:00-7:30 pm. About the exhibit: These posters call out for a civic alliance to reverse global warming. They... Read more
Audience: Adult, Kids, Teen
9:00am - 8:00pm
Questions for the jolly man in red? Need express delivery on your Christmas list? Come mail your letters to Santa in our special Santa Mailbox, located in the Kids room, between December 1st and 11th! Make sure to put your address on it because he may even write you back! For more information or... Read more
Audience: Kids

December 01, 2021

10:00am - 10:30am
Join Sandy on Tuesdays and Meagan on Wednesdays at 10 am in the Terrace Room for a family storytime and craft to go! The program will be geared towards ages birth through 11 years when accompanied by a caregiver.  *Please note: patrons will be in charge of their own social distancing. End times are... Read more
Audience: Kids

December 01, 2021

6:00pm - 7:00pm
Hallelujah! A look and listen to Handel's Messiah Take a look and listen to Handel’s masterpiece: Messiah in a pre-concert style lecture led by the Chorus of Westerly’s artistic associate, Kathryn Aaron. Discover how Handel constructed this large scale work and explore the performance history of an... Read more
Audience: Adult, Teen
6:00pm - 7:00pm
Hallelujah! A look and listen to Handel's Messiah Take a look and listen to Handel’s masterpiece: Messiah in a pre-concert style lecture led by the Chorus of Westerly’s artistic associate, Kathryn Aaron. Discover how Handel constructed this large scale work and explore the performance history of an... Read more
Audience: Adult, Teen

December 02, 2021

9:00am - 8:00pm
Questions for the jolly man in red? Need express delivery on your Christmas list? Come mail your letters to Santa in our special Santa Mailbox, located in the Kids room, between December 1st and 11th! Make sure to put your address on it because he may even write you back! For more information or... Read more
Audience: Kids

December 02, 2021

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

December 02, 2021

4:00pm - 4:30pm
In honor of Computer Science Education Week, Teen Space is hosting a night dedicated to coding and computer science! Join us to take part in a coding activity. No prior experience with coding required.  Registration is required. Please email at least one day in advance. For more information or to... Read more
Audience: Teen

December 03, 2021

9:00am - 6:00pm
Questions for the jolly man in red? Need express delivery on your Christmas list? Come mail your letters to Santa in our special Santa Mailbox, located in the Kids room, between December 1st and 11th! Make sure to put your address on it because he may even write you back! For more information or... Read more
Audience: Kids

December 03, 2021

5:00pm - 5:15pm
Santa Claus is coming to...Facebook Live! This year, Santa will be broadcasting live, straight into your homes!  During this Facebook Live event, Santa will be answering your pre-submitted questions, Christmas wishes, and more so make sure to send in all of your questions and comments by November... Read more
Audience: Kids

December 04, 2021

9:00am - 4:00pm
Beginning on the first Saturday of each month, you can come grab a bag of supplies from the ‘Kids’ tote (located in the Kid's Room) for this once a month craft, then follow along with the video on our YouTube channel ... Read more
Audience: Kids
9:00am - 4:00pm
Questions for the jolly man in red? Need express delivery on your Christmas list? Come mail your letters to Santa in our special Santa Mailbox, located in the Kids room, between December 1st and 11th! Make sure to put your address on it because he may even write you back! For more information or... Read more
Audience: Kids

December 04, 2021

10:00am - 3:30pm
The holiday season is upon us, and it's time to start thinking about gifts! We have two weeks' worth of special "Handmade Holiday" To-Go Kits, with all the supplies you need to make beautiful and meaningful handmade gifts for your friends and loved ones. This week, we're making adorable ... Read more
Audience: Adult

December 04, 2021

10:30am - 11:30am
Please join us for Zumba in Wilcox Park on Saturday mornings with Yvonne Brown and Tina Pagliusi! Classes are FREE and will be held on the grassy area by the Memorial Fountain, weather permitting. When the weather isn't desirable, the classes will be held on the third floor Terrace room of the... Read more
Audience: Adult, Teen
10:30am - 11:30am
Please join us for Zumba in Wilcox Park on Saturday mornings with Yvonne Brown and Tina Pagliusi! Classes are FREE and will be held on the grassy area by the Memorial Fountain, weather permitting. When the weather isn't desirable, the classes will be held on the third floor Terrace room of the... Read more
Audience: Adult, Teen

December 06, 2021

9:00am - 8:00pm
Questions for the jolly man in red? Need express delivery on your Christmas list? Come mail your letters to Santa in our special Santa Mailbox, located in the Kids room, between December 1st and 11th! Make sure to put your address on it because he may even write you back! For more information or... Read more
Audience: Kids

December 07, 2021

9:00am - 8:00pm
Questions for the jolly man in red? Need express delivery on your Christmas list? Come mail your letters to Santa in our special Santa Mailbox, located in the Kids room, between December 1st and 11th! Make sure to put your address on it because he may even write you back! For more information or... Read more
Audience: Kids

December 07, 2021

10:00am - 10:30am
Join Sandy on Tuesdays and Meagan on Wednesdays at 10 am in the Terrace Room for a family storytime and craft to go! The program will be geared towards ages birth through 11 years and must be accompanied by a caregiver.  *Please note: patrons will be in charge of their own social distancing. End... Read more
Audience: Kids

December 07, 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 - 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

December 07, 2021

2:00pm - 3:30pm
Do you have problems with technology?Do you have questions about new gadgets?Do you have frustrations with the internet? NEW day and time!Come join us every Tuesday afternoon at 2PM via... Read more
Audience: Adult

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