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Saturday July 30, 2016 Go To Top
rec_legoguy 11:00 AM  -  12:00 PM LEGO Club Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact: Children's Department   847-8720 x204   
   

Saturdays from 11:00am - 12:00pm

July 9th - August 6th

Ages 5 - 12

Drop-in and create super structures with LEGOs!  Work by yourself or with friends!  Please leave your own bricks at home to keep from losing them.  Bring a camera to take pictures!  All LEGO bricks must stay in the library.

No registration required.  Held in the John Clarke Children's Program Room.

    Location: Children's Program Room
Monday August 1, 2016 Go To Top
lib_teddybear_reading 11:00 AM Little Movers Storytime Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact: Children's Department   847-8720 x204   
   

Mondays @ 11:00am:  July 11th - August 1st

Ages 2 - 4

Come enjoy stories, rhymes, and songs encouraging movement!  Plus, work on a simple craft!

No registration required.  Held in the John Clarke Children's Program Room.

    Location: Children's Program Room
 
elect_laptop.GIF 2:30 PM  -  4:00 PM Programming Playground 4-H Club Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact: Children's Department   847-8720 x204   
   

Mondays from 2:30pm - 4:00pm

6/27, 7/11, 7/18, 8/1

Ages 8 - 12

Junior Programmers, welcome to the Programming Playground!  Our club is open to 8-12 year olds with an interest in computer programming.  As junior programmers, you will learn the fundamentals of programming using Scratch, an exciting new application developed at MIT for creating amazing animations.  During the club's sessions we will learn terminology, program structure, and program design.  Junior programmers!  Let's play!

Club leader, Jessica Neves, is a college student at the University of Rhode Island studying Computer Science as well as Animal Science.

The University of Rhode Island is an equal opportunity employer committed to community, equity, and diversity and to the principles of affirmative action.

Registration is required and space is limited.  Held in the John Clarke Children's Program Room.

    Location: Children's Program Room
Tuesday August 2, 2016 Go To Top
misc_thread 9:30 AM  -  11:30 AM Seaside Sewing Camp Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact: Children's Department   847-8720 x204   
   

Tuesday, August 2nd - Friday, August 5th

9:30am - 11:30am

Ages 8 - 12

Learn the basics of sewing machines, dye fabric, and make a different project each day! 

Registration is required - must register for the full week (registration starts June 20th).  Held in the John Clarke Children's Program Room.

    Location: Children's Program Room
 
ent_circ_tentsm 2:30 PM Henry the Juggler Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact: Children's Department   847-8720 x204   
   

Tuesday, August 2nd @ 2:30pm

Ages 4 - 12

Henry the Juggler speaks little but says a great deal through his expression and body language as he juggles balls, clubs, rings, torches,a nd more!

No registration required.  Held in the lower level program room.

    Location: Library Program Room
Wednesday August 3, 2016 Go To Top
misc_thread 9:30 AM  -  11:30 AM Seaside Sewing Camp Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact: Children's Department   847-8720 x204   
   

Tuesday, August 2nd - Friday, August 5th

9:30am - 11:30am

Ages 8 - 12

Learn the basics of sewing machines, dye fabric, and make a different project each day! 

Registration is required - must register for the full week (registration starts June 20th).  Held in the John Clarke Children's Program Room.

    Location: Children's Program Room
 
rec_generic 2:30 PM Library Summer Games Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact: Children's Department   847-8720 x204   
   

Wednesday, August 3rd @ 2:30pm

Ages 6 - 12

Join us for a variety of athletic events at the library!

Registration is required (registration starts June 20th).  Held in Aquidneck Park adjacent to library.  In the case of poor weather, held in the lower level program room.

    Location: Aquidneck Park
 
food_tomato 5:30 PM Farm to Table 4-H Club Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact: Children's Department   847-8720 x204   
   

Wednesdays @ 5:30pm

June 29th - August 3rd

Ages 8 - 12

Come and explore science through farming and food in the Farm to Table 4-H club this summer!  We will be digging deep to discover where our food comes from, growing our own food, and experimenting with cooking fresh and delicious foods - all while learning eye opening STEM concepts.  Hope to see your there!

Club leaders Lauren Breene and David DeCost are both 2016 graduates from the University of Rhode Island.

The University of Rhode Island is an equal opportunity employer committed to community, equity, and diversity and to the principles of affirmative action.

Registration is required and limited.  Held in the John Clarke Children's Program Room.

    Location: Children's Program Room
Thursday August 4, 2016 Go To Top
misc_thread 9:30 AM  -  11:30 AM Seaside Sewing Camp Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact: Children's Department   847-8720 x204   
   

Tuesday, August 2nd - Friday, August 5th

9:30am - 11:30am

Ages 8 - 12

Learn the basics of sewing machines, dye fabric, and make a different project each day! 

Registration is required - must register for the full week (registration starts June 20th).  Held in the John Clarke Children's Program Room.

    Location: Children's Program Room
 
elect_laptop.GIF 2:30 PM Scratch Game Design Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact: Children's Department   847-8720 x204   
   

Thursday, August 4th @ 2:30pm

Ages 8 - 12

Learn how to make video games using the online program, Scratch.  Tweens will have time to work on creating their own games to share with friends. 

Registration is required and space is limited (registration starts June 20th).  Held in the Maker Lab.

 

    Location: Maker Lab
Friday August 5, 2016 Go To Top
misc_thread 9:30 AM  -  11:30 AM Seaside Sewing Camp Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact: Children's Department   847-8720 x204   
   

Tuesday, August 2nd - Friday, August 5th

9:30am - 11:30am

Ages 8 - 12

Learn the basics of sewing machines, dye fabric, and make a different project each day! 

Registration is required - must register for the full week (registration starts June 20th).  Held in the John Clarke Children's Program Room.

    Location: Children's Program Room
 
rec_yoga 10:30 AM Little Yoga Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact: Children's Department   847-8720 x204   
   

Friday, August 5th @ 10:30am

Ages 2 - 6

Children will practice musical yoga poses, enjoy fresh fruit and listen to child-friendly meditations in this program provided by Little Yoga!

No registration required.  Held in the lower level program room.

    Location: Library Program Room
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Saturday August 6, 2016 Go To Top
rec_legoguy 11:00 AM  -  12:00 PM LEGO Club Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact: Children's Department   847-8720 x204   
   

Saturdays from 11:00am - 12:00pm

July 9th - August 6th

Ages 5 - 12

Drop-in and create super structures with LEGOs!  Work by yourself or with friends!  Please leave your own bricks at home to keep from losing them.  Bring a camera to take pictures!  All LEGO bricks must stay in the library.

No registration required.  Held in the John Clarke Children's Program Room.

    Location: Children's Program Room
Tuesday August 9, 2016 Go To Top
elect_video_camera 10:30 AM Family Movie Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact: Children's Department   847-8720 x204   
   

Tuesday, August 9th @ 10:30am

Ages 6 - 12

Beat the heat by visiting the library and watching the movie Jumanji projected on the big screen!  When two kids find and play a magical board game, they release a man trapped for decades in it and a host of dangers that can only be stopped by finishing the game.  Inspired by the picture book by Chris Van Allsburg 

No registration required.  Held in the lower level program room.

    Location: Library Program Room
Wednesday August 10, 2016 Go To Top
food_ice cream cone 10:30 AM  -  1:00 PM End of Summer Reading Fair Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact: Children's Department   847-8720 x204   
   

Wednesday, August 10th from 10:30am - 1:00pm

~To celebrate everybody’s great reading over the summer, we will hold and Outdoor Fair on the last day of the program for families of all ages. 

11:00am – Joseph Theroux presents his Animal Olympics stories

12:00pm – Sue Klau presents a puppet workshop

12:00pm – Local artist, Amber Prendergast will provide face painting

Certificates, free books and prizes will be awarded to children who have completed the reading program.  The fair will also feature sand art, ice cream and fun!

No registration required.  Held in the Aquidneck Park adjacent to the library.  In the case of poor weather, held in the lower level program room.

    Location: Aquidneck Park
 
misc_trophy 11:00 AM Joseph Theroux: Storyteller Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact: Children's Department   847-8720 x204   
   

Wednesday, August 10th @ 11:00am

Ages 4 - 12

Storyteller Joe Theroux shares stories about animals who battle in a tournament to be crowned the World Champion of the Animal Kingdom in the Animal Olympics!  The perfect entertainment for kids to enjoy during our End of Summer Reading Program Fair!

No registration required.  Held in the Aquidneck Park adjacent to the library (weather permitting).  In the case of bad weather it will be held in the lower level program room.

    Location: Aquidneck Park
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