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Kids Events

November 25, 2020

4:00pm - 4:15pm
Check out this months STEAM building challenge in our Westerly Library and Wilcox Park Youtube channel! Use whatever you have in your house to build with We can’t wait to see your ideas. Get your whole family... Read more
Audience: Kids

November 25, 2020

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

November 26, 2020

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

November 28, 2020

4:30pm - 5:00pm
We are delighted to announce that the highly anticipated annual Wilcox Park Tree Lighting will take place exclusively on Facebook Live. Starting at 4:30PM on Saturday, November 28, 2020, the association will broadcast a luminous... Read more
Audience: Adult, Kids, Teen

November 30, 2020

4:00pm - 4:15pm
  Don’t lose your cool! Check out some fun tips, tricks and activities to help keep calm and school on!  Find these short, pre-recorded videos on our  Westerly Library & Wilcox Park YouTube Channel    
Audience: Kids

December 01, 2020

9:00am - 4:00pm
Come grab a bag of supplies from the ‘Kids’ tote that will be located in the Children's Room Please note, supplies are limited, first come, first serve,we are unable to reserve or set aside crafts. 1 per child
Audience: Kids
9:00am - 6:00pm
Send your Christmas wishes or share your acts of kindness with Santa, by emailing him at //--> between December 1st and 18th!  ***Please note: The elves will put the 'Away Message' up, and shut down Santa E-mail for the season at  6pm on... Read more
Audience: Kids
9:00am - 8:00pm
Send your Christmas wishes or share your acts of kindness with Santa, by emailing him at  //-->  between December 1st and 18th! ... Read more
Audience: Kids

December 01, 2020

12:00pm - 12:15pm
Check out these youtube linkes, for this new series, where each week, we will spotlight some of Westerly's community leaders and their favorite kids and teens book! October 20th: Sandy Hayes ... Read more
Audience: Adult, Kids, Teen

December 02, 2020

4:30pm - 4:30pm
December Challenge: One-Handed Bracelet Items needed: Cheerios or Froot Loops, Pipe Cleaners Go to our ... Read more
Audience: Kids

December 03, 2020

4:00pm - 4:15pm
Come join Meagan and Judy of the children’s room as they demonstrate easy recipes this fall and winter on Cooks with Books! Each month we will prepare a recipe that will be warm and healthy, but may require some adult assistance. Go to our ... Read more
Audience: Kids

December 04, 2020

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 top.... Read more
Audience: Kids

December 05, 2020

9:00am - 4:00pm
In lieu of our Annual Wreath Making Workshop we are offering a Wreath Take & Make kit. These kits will be available beginning on 12/05 and will include a wreath ring, an assortment of greens and wire to affix your greenery. An instructional video will also be available on our YouTube Channel to... Read more
Audience: Adult, Kids, Teen

December 05, 2020

10:00am - 2:00pm
Take some time out from the  holiday festivities to make your own christmas tree ornaments.  Specially created pieces designed in our own Makerspace are available for kids to take and bring home, to assemble premade ornaments  *1 per child *While supplies last *First come, first served (we are... Read more
Audience: Kids

December 08, 2020

12:00pm - 12:15pm
Check out these youtube linkes, for this new series, where each week, we will spotlight some of Westerly's community leaders and their favorite kids and teens book! October 20th: Sandy Hayes ... Read more
Audience: Adult, Kids, Teen

December 09, 2020

4:00pm - 4:15pm
Check out this months STEAM building challenge on our Westerly Library & Wilcox Park Youtube channel! Use whatever you have in your house to build with We can’t wait to see your ideas. Get your whole family... Read more
Audience: Kids

December 11, 2020

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 top.... Read more
Audience: Kids

December 15, 2020

9:00am - 4:00pm
Come grab a bag of supplies from the ‘Kids’ tote that will be located in the Children's Room Please note, supplies are limited, first come, first serve,we are unable to reserve or set aside crafts. 1 per child
Audience: Kids

December 15, 2020

12:00pm - 12:15pm
Check out these youtube linkes, for this new series, where each week, we will spotlight some of Westerly's community leaders and their favorite kids and teens book! October 20th: Sandy Hayes ... Read more
Audience: Adult, Kids, Teen

December 16, 2020

4:00pm - 4:45pm
Join our virtual book club, aimed at homeschoolers, but all are welcome! Come having read this months book, A... Read more
Audience: Kids, Teen

December 18, 2020

9:00am - 6:00pm
Today is the last day to email your letter's to Santa, through our special Santa email address (santa@westerlylibrary.org). ***Please note: The elves will put the 'Away Message' up, and shut down Santa E-mail for the season at  6pm today!***... Read more
Audience: Kids

December 18, 2020

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 top.... Read more
Audience: Kids

December 18, 2020

4:30pm - 5:30pm
Ol’ Saint Nick is back, as we play some reindeer games, check on his reindeer, and listen to him read T’was the Night Before Christmas, and chat with all the good boys and girls of Westerly!   *PRE-REGISTRATION IS REQUIRED* Pre-Registrants will recieve Zoom login information prior... Read more
Audience: Kids

December 22, 2020

12:00pm - 12:15pm
Check out these youtube linkes, for this new series, where each week, we will spotlight some of Westerly's community leaders and their favorite kids and teens book! October 20th: Sandy Hayes ... Read more
Audience: Adult, Kids, Teen

December 23, 2020

4:00pm - 4:15pm
Find out this months top reads, new arrivals and librarian favs! Check it out on our Westerly Library Youtube Channel!
Audience: Kids

December 24, 2020

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

December 25, 2020

9:00am - 6:00pm
Audience: Adult, Kids, Teen

December 28, 2020

12:00pm - 12:30pm
Join us for a fun story and come make a furry friend. First 20 pre-registrants will receive a DIY kit. No sewing required.  *Pre-registration required
Audience: Kids

December 29, 2020

9:00am - 8:00pm
Come grab a bag of 'winter slime' supplies from the ‘Kids’ tote that will be located in the Children's Room, then follow along with our instrutional video on our Westerly LIbrary Youtube Channel Please note,... Read more
Audience: Kids

December 30, 2020

12:00pm - 12:45pm
First  25 pre-registrants will receive a bag of supplies needed, to follow along and create their own masterpiece! Pre-registrants will be sent a link and password to join the Zoom program and will be notified if they are one of the first 25 pre-registrants, and instructions on when to pick up... Read more
Audience: Kids

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