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Kids Events

August 19, 2021

11:00am - 12:00pm
Free summer lunches for kids and teens.  Anyone under 18 can join us for a takeaway lunch, no income limits or registration required. This program is offered by the U.S. Department of Agriculture. Summer lunches will be available Monday-Friday, July 1-August 27, 11 am - 12 pm, and can be picked up... Read more
Audience: Kids, Teen

August 20, 2021

10:00am - 10:20am
Join our Children's Room staff as each week we do a short storytime 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

August 20, 2021

11:00am - 12:00pm
Free summer lunches for kids and teens.  Anyone under 18 can join us for a takeaway lunch, no income limits or registration required. This program is offered by the U.S. Department of Agriculture. Summer lunches will be available Monday-Friday, July 1-August 27, 11 am - 12 pm, and can be picked up... Read more
Audience: Kids, Teen

August 21, 2021

7:00pm - 8:30pm
Please join us for a summer concert in Wilcox Park with Sarah Christine! She will be performing in the bandstand with classics and ballads we all know and love. Please feel free to bring a blanket or chair and enjoy some beautiful tunes in the park!
Audience: Adult, Kids, Teen

August 23, 2021

9:00am - 7:30pm
Every Monday in July and August we'll have a new fun craft for you to take home and enjoy. Please note, crafts are first come, first served, and we are unable to reserve or set aside crafts. They will be available for pickup in the Kids room, 1 per child. For more information or questions please... Read more
Audience: Kids

August 23, 2021

11:00am - 12:00pm
Free summer lunches for kids and teens.  Anyone under 18 can join us for a takeaway lunch, no income limits or registration required. This program is offered by the U.S. Department of Agriculture. Summer lunches will be available Monday-Friday, July 1-August 27, 11 am - 12 pm, and can be picked up... Read more
Audience: Kids, Teen

August 24, 2021

10:00am - 10:30am
Come and enjoy yoga and mindfulness together as a community! During this program, children will have fun learning various yoga poses and sequences. We will use music and rhythm throughout the class to accompany the postures. Mindfulness based teachings will be interwoven into the program which will... Read more
Audience: Kids

August 24, 2021

11:00am - 12:00pm
Free summer lunches for kids and teens.  Anyone under 18 can join us for a takeaway lunch, no income limits or registration required. This program is offered by the U.S. Department of Agriculture. Summer lunches will be available Monday-Friday, July 1-August 27, 11 am - 12 pm, and can be picked up... Read more
Audience: Kids, Teen

August 25, 2021

11:00am - 12:00pm
Free summer lunches for kids and teens.  Anyone under 18 can join us for a takeaway lunch, no income limits or registration required. This program is offered by the U.S. Department of Agriculture. Summer lunches will be available Monday-Friday, July 1-August 27, 11 am - 12 pm, and can be picked up... Read more
Audience: Kids, Teen

August 26, 2021

10:00am - 1:00pm
Join the Friends for their Summer Pop-up Book Sales! Look for them out on the esplanade Thursdays from 10 am-1 pm, July 8th-August 26th. Cash or check only please.
Audience: Adult, Kids, Teen

August 26, 2021

11:00am - 12:00pm
Free summer lunches for kids and teens.  Anyone under 18 can join us for a takeaway lunch, no income limits or registration required. This program is offered by the U.S. Department of Agriculture. Summer lunches will be available Monday-Friday, July 1-August 27, 11 am - 12 pm, and can be picked up... Read more
Audience: Kids, Teen

August 27, 2021

10:00am - 10:20am
Join our Children's Room staff as each week we do a short storytime 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

August 27, 2021

11:00am - 12:00pm
Free summer lunches for kids and teens.  Anyone under 18 can join us for a takeaway lunch, no income limits or registration required. This program is offered by the U.S. Department of Agriculture. Summer lunches will be available Monday-Friday, July 1-August 27, 11 am - 12 pm, and can be picked up... Read more
Audience: Kids, Teen

September 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

September 04, 2021

8:00pm - 11:00pm
In partnership with United Theatre, please join us for Movies in the Park with a free screening of School of Rock! Movies will be on a big screen in Wilcox Park and are free and open to the public. Please feel free to bring... Read more
Audience: Adult, Kids, Teen

September 06, 2021

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

September 19, 2021

2:00pm - 2:30pm
Join us on Sunday, September 19th from 2-2:30pm for Summer Strings, a student violin concert at Wilcox Park bandstand with Ashley Jones! From Vivaldi to Bach, Jigs to John Williams, a Celtic Air, Paganini, Couperin and Somewhere over the Rainbow, we will span the classics to modern fare. The sound... Read more
Audience: Adult, Kids, Teen

September 20, 2021

9:00am - 8:00pm
Join us in this intergenerational week long event to send a smile! Drop into the Kid's room to grab a bag of materials to make a card that will be shared with a senior in the community to spread the smiles. Cards must be returned to the Kid's room desk no later than 4pm on Saturday, September 25th... Read more
Audience: Adult, Kids, Teen

September 21, 2021

9:00am - 8:00pm
Join us in this intergenerational week long event to send a smile! Drop into the Kid's room to grab a bag of materials to make a card that will be shared with a senior in the community to spread the smiles. Cards must be returned to the Kid's room desk no later than 4pm on Saturday, September 25th... Read more
Audience: Adult, Kids, Teen

September 21, 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 preschoolers but all ages are welcome.  *Please note: patrons will be in charge of their own social distancing. End times are approximate. Events... Read more
Audience: Adult, Kids, Teen

September 22, 2021

9:00am - 8:00pm
Join us in this intergenerational week long event to send a smile! Drop into the Kid's room to grab a bag of materials to make a card that will be shared with a senior in the community to spread the smiles. Cards must be returned to the Kid's room desk no later than 4pm on Saturday, September 25th... Read more
Audience: Adult, Kids, Teen

September 22, 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 preschoolers but all ages are welcome.  *Please note: patrons will be in charge of their own social distancing. End times are approximate. Events... Read more
Audience: Adult, Kids, Teen

September 23, 2021

9:00am - 8:00pm
Join us in this intergenerational week long event to send a smile! Drop into the Kid's room to grab a bag of materials to make a card that will be shared with a senior in the community to spread the smiles. Cards must be returned to the Kid's room desk no later than 4pm on Saturday, September 25th... Read more
Audience: Adult, Kids, Teen

September 24, 2021

9:00am - 6:00pm
Join us in this intergenerational week long event to send a smile! Drop into the Kid's room to grab a bag of materials to make a card that will be shared with a senior in the community to spread the smiles. Cards must be returned to the Kid's room desk no later than 4pm on Saturday, September 25th... Read more
Audience: Adult, Kids, Teen

September 25, 2021

9:00am - 4:00pm
Join us in this intergenerational week long event to send a smile! Drop into the Kid's room to grab a bag of materials to make a card that will be shared with a senior in the community to spread the smiles. Cards must be returned to the Kid's room desk no later than 4pm on Saturday, September 25th... Read more
Audience: Adult, Kids, Teen

September 26, 2021

2:00pm - 2:30pm
Join us on Sunday, September 19th from 2-2:30pm for Summer Strings, a student violin concert at Wilcox Park bandstand with Ashley Jones! From Vivaldi to Bach, Jigs to John Williams, a Celtic Air, Paganini, Couperin and Somewhere over the Rainbow, we will span the classics to modern fare. The sound... Read more
Audience: Adult, Kids, Teen

September 28, 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 preschoolers but all ages are welcome.  *Please note: patrons will be in charge of their own social distancing. End times are approximate. Events... Read more
Audience: Adult, Kids, Teen

September 29, 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 preschoolers but all ages are welcome.  *Please note: patrons will be in charge of their own social distancing. End times are approximate. Events... Read more
Audience: Adult, Kids, Teen

October 01, 2021

5:00pm - 5:30pm
Inktober is a challenge to draw everyday during October with the goal of improving your art and meeting other artists. Use the official prompt list, our kid-friendly prompts or create your own. Participants will receive a notebook and a pen. Join us as we decorate our Inktober notebooks and play... Read more
Audience: Kids

October 02, 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

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