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Tuesday February 20, 2018
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1, 2, 3 Create with Me @ Auburn
10:30 AM - 11:00 AM

Join us for a morning of reading and creating at the library! This program will begin with a storytime featuring music and movement followed by craft time and coloring. Recommended for ages 0-3.

CONTACT:  Allie  401-781-6116  agregory@cranstonlibrary.org
LOCATION: Auburn Branch
 
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Scribbler Storytime @ Central
10:30 AM - 11:00 AM

For 3-5 years: Knead play dough, trace letters in cornmeal, lace your crown: pre-writing activities to develop fine motor skills in tiny hands all based on a story or two. (Younger siblings are welcome, but not all activities will be appropriate for younger children.) Space is limited. Tickets will be handed out starting 15 minutes before the program.

LOCATION: Central Children's Program Room
 
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Edible Olympic Drop-In Craft @Knightsville
11:00 AM - 6:00 PM

Celebrate the Winter Olympics by dropping in to Knightsville to make a fun edible craft!  All ages are welcome.  All materials provided.  Registration is not required.

CONTACT:  Nancy Gianlorenzo  401-942-2504  ngianlorenzo@cranstonlibrary.org
LOCATION: Knightsville Branch
 
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Quidditch Training @ Hall
2:30 PM - 4:00 PM

Calling all witches and wizards! Learn the basics of the game of Qudditch at the library in preparation for the annual Tournament. This program is open to kids in Grades 3 - 8, registration is recommended, but drop-ins are welcome.

CONTACT:  Elise  401-781-2450  epetrarca@cranstonlibrary.org
LOCATION: William Hall Library Auditorium
Wednesday February 21, 2018
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Storytime Station @ Central
10:00 AM - 10:30 AM

Join us for some fun with stories, rhymes, fingerplays, and songs.  Tickets are handed out at the youth services desk before the program.  Space is limited.

CONTACT:  Gail Stokes  401-943-9080 x 4  gstokes@cranstonlibrary.org
LOCATION: Central Children's Program Room
 
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Play Central @ Central
10:00 AM - 11:30 AM

 An Open Play program for parents and caregivers interested in nurturing the early literacy development of their children ages 0-2 years through play. Stop at each station to explore colors and shapes, build new vocabulary and motor skills, practice social skills and problem solving. Check out Storytime Station, our new storytime program for 0-2 yrs.

CONTACT:  Gail Stokes  401-943-9080 x118  gstokes@cranstonlibrary.org
LOCATION: Central Meeting Room
 
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Storytime Station @ Central
10:30 AM - 11:00 AM

Join us for some fun with stories, rhymes, fingerplays, and songs.  Tickets are handed out at the youth services desk before the program.  Space is limited.

CONTACT:  Gail Stokes  401 943-9080   gstokes@cranstonlibrary.org
LOCATION: Central Children's Program Room
 
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Storytime Station @ Central
11:00 AM - 11:30 AM

Join us for some fun with stories, rhymes, fingerplays, and songs.  Tickets are handed out at the youth services desk before the program.  Space is limited.

LOCATION: Central Children's Program Room
 
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Lego Olympic City @ Hall
2:30 PM - 4:00 PM

Help build the ski slopes, ice rinks, and sliding center of Olympic Park using the library’s collection of more than 5,000 Lego bricks. Earn an Olympic medal for the tallest, fastest, or most realistic build. Registration is not required.

CONTACT:  Emily  401-943-9080 x4  kids@cranstonlibrary.org
LOCATION: William Hall Library Program Room
Thursday February 22, 2018
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1, 2, 3 Play with Me! @ Hall
10:30 AM - 11:30 AM

This play-based program features toys, songs, rhymes, and (of course!) a story! This program is intended for children ages  0 - 3 to attend with their caregivers. Registration is not required and drop-ins are welcome!

CONTACT:  Elise  401-781-2450  epetrarca@cranstonlibrary.org
LOCATION: William Hall Library Program Room
 
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Make your own Mascot @ Auburn
2:30 PM - 3:30 PM

Join us for a crafternoon sculpting this year's Olympic Mascot, Soohorang, out of clay. We will be using air dry material to make our own Soohorangs, snow tigers. Registration is recommended but not required. Grades K-5.

CONTACT:  Allie  401-781-6116  agregory@cranstonlibrary.org
LOCATION: Auburn Branch
Friday February 23, 2018
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Sing-along Stories @ Oak Lawn
10:30 AM - 11:00 AM
 

Children ages 2-5 along with parents and caregivers are invited to join for a half hour of music and songs! Registration is not required.

CONTACT:  Stefanie  401-942-1787  oaklawn@cranstonlibrary.org
LOCATION: Oak Lawn Branch
Monday February 26, 2018
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1, 2, 3 Move with Me @ Central
10:30 AM - 11:00 AM

This active half-hour music and movement program encourages children to dance, sing, and learn hand motions to favorite childhood songs. Space is limited. Tickets available at the youth Services desk fifteen minutes ahead of time.

CONTACT:  Youth Services Staff  401-943-9080 x 4  central@cranstonlibrary.org
LOCATION: Central Meeting Room
 
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Discovery Storytime @ Hall
10:30 AM - 11:00 AM

Learn about a new topic each week through an engaging mix of read-alouds and a craft or science experiment! This storytime is designed for children ages 3 - 5 to attend with a caregiver. (Younger siblings are welcome, but not all crafts will be appropriate for younger children.) Registration is encouraged, but not required.

Week Eight: Discover Space (Solar System Scavenger Hunt)

CONTACT:  Elise  401-781-2450  epetrarca@cranstonlibrary.org
LOCATION: William Hall Library Program Room
Tuesday February 27, 2018
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1, 2, 3 Create with Me @ Auburn
10:30 AM - 11:00 AM

Join us for a morning of reading and creating at the library! This program will begin with a storytime featuring music and movement followed by craft time and coloring. Recommended for ages 0-3.

CONTACT:  Allie  401-781-6116  agregory@cranstonlibrary.org
LOCATION: Auburn Branch
 
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Scribbler Storytime @ Central
10:30 AM - 11:00 AM

For 3-5 years: Knead play dough, trace letters in cornmeal, lace your crown: pre-writing activities to develop fine motor skills in tiny hands all based on a story or two. (Younger siblings are welcome, but not all activities will be appropriate for younger children.) Space is limited. Tickets will be handed out starting 15 minutes before the program.

LOCATION: Central Children's Program Room
Wednesday February 28, 2018
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Storytime Station @ Central
10:00 AM - 10:30 AM

Join us for some fun with stories, rhymes, fingerplays, and songs.  Tickets are handed out at the youth services desk before the program.  Space is limited.

CONTACT:  Gail Stokes  401-943-9080 x 4  gstokes@cranstonlibrary.org
LOCATION: Central Children's Program Room
 
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Play Central @ Central
10:00 AM - 11:30 AM

 An Open Play program for parents and caregivers interested in nurturing the early literacy development of their children ages 0-2 years through play. Stop at each station to explore colors and shapes, build new vocabulary and motor skills, practice social skills and problem solving. Check out Storytime Station, our new storytime program for 0-2 yrs.

CONTACT:  Gail Stokes  401-943-9080 x118  gstokes@cranstonlibrary.org
LOCATION: Central Meeting Room
 
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Storytime Station @ Central
10:30 AM - 11:00 AM

Join us for some fun with stories, rhymes, fingerplays, and songs.  Tickets are handed out at the youth services desk before the program.  Space is limited.

CONTACT:  Gail Stokes  401 943-9080   gstokes@cranstonlibrary.org
LOCATION: Central Children's Program Room
 
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Storytime Station @ Central
11:00 AM - 11:30 AM

Join us for some fun with stories, rhymes, fingerplays, and songs.  Tickets are handed out at the youth services desk before the program.  Space is limited.

LOCATION: Central Children's Program Room
Thursday March 1, 2018
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1, 2, 3 Play with Me! @ Hall
10:30 AM - 11:30 AM

This play-based program features toys, songs, rhymes, and (of course!) a story! This program is intended for children ages  0 - 3 to attend with their caregivers. Registration is not required and drop-ins are welcome!

CONTACT:  Elise  401-781-2450  epetrarca@cranstonlibrary.org
LOCATION: William Hall Library Program Room
Friday March 2, 2018
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Sing-along Stories @ Oak Lawn
10:30 AM - 11:00 AM
 

Children ages 2-5 along with parents and caregivers are invited to join for a half hour of music and songs! Registration is not required.

CONTACT:  Stefanie  401-942-1787  oaklawn@cranstonlibrary.org
LOCATION: Oak Lawn Branch
Monday March 5, 2018
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1, 2, 3 Move with Me @ Central
10:30 AM - 11:00 AM

This active half-hour music and movement program encourages children to dance, sing, and learn hand motions to favorite childhood songs. Space is limited. Tickets available at the youth Services desk fifteen minutes ahead of time.

CONTACT:  Youth Services Staff  401-943-9080 x 4  central@cranstonlibrary.org
LOCATION: Central Meeting Room
 
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Discovery Storytime @ Hall
10:30 AM - 11:00 AM

Learn about a new topic each week through an engaging mix of read-alouds and a craft or science experiment! This storytime is designed for children ages 3 - 5 to attend with a caregiver. (Younger siblings are welcome, but not all crafts will be appropriate for younger children.) Registration is encouraged, but not required.

Week Nine: Discover the Ocean (Ocean in a Bottle Experiment)

CONTACT:  Elise  401-781-2450  epetrarca@cranstonlibrary.org
LOCATION: William Hall Library Program Room
 
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Family Fun Night @ Central
6:30 PM - 7:30 PM

Dr. Seuss Birthday Celebration

Children ages 4-8 and families are invited to watch a clip of The Lorax, read the book, make an edible Truffula tree and....eat some cake.  Don't forget the cake.

CONTACT:  Gail Stokes  401-943-9080 x 4  gstokes@cranstonlibrary.org
LOCATION: Central Meeting Room
Tuesday March 6, 2018
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1, 2, 3 Create with Me @ Auburn
10:30 AM - 11:00 AM

Join us for a morning of reading and creating at the library! This program will begin with a storytime featuring music and movement followed by craft time and coloring. Recommended for ages 0-3.

CONTACT:  Allie  401-781-6116  agregory@cranstonlibrary.org
LOCATION: Auburn Branch
 
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Scribbler Storytime @ Central
10:30 AM - 11:00 AM

For 3-5 years: Knead play dough, trace letters in cornmeal, lace your crown: pre-writing activities to develop fine motor skills in tiny hands all based on a story or two. (Younger siblings are welcome, but not all activities will be appropriate for younger children.) Space is limited. Tickets will be handed out starting 15 minutes before the program.

LOCATION: Central Children's Program Room
 
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Urban Nature Explorers @ Auburn
4:00 PM - 5:00 PM

Join us for a fun-filled family program in collaboration with Roger Williams Park Zoo. Each week will feature a naturalist activity, open play, and, of course, the Mobile Nature Swap. Registration is required, space is limited.

CONTACT:  Allie  401-781-6116  agregory@cranstonlibrary.org
LOCATION: Auburn Branch
Wednesday March 7, 2018
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Storytime Station @ Central
10:00 AM - 10:30 AM

Join us for some fun with stories, rhymes, fingerplays, and songs.  Tickets are handed out at the youth services desk before the program.  Space is limited.

CONTACT:  Gail Stokes  401-943-9080 x 4  gstokes@cranstonlibrary.org
LOCATION: Central Children's Program Room
 
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Play Central @ Central
10:00 AM - 11:30 AM

 An Open Play program for parents and caregivers interested in nurturing the early literacy development of their children ages 0-2 years through play. Stop at each station to explore colors and shapes, build new vocabulary and motor skills, practice social skills and problem solving. Check out Storytime Station, our new storytime program for 0-2 yrs.

CONTACT:  Gail Stokes  401-943-9080 x118  gstokes@cranstonlibrary.org
LOCATION: Central Meeting Room
 
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Storytime Station @ Central
10:30 AM - 11:00 AM

Join us for some fun with stories, rhymes, fingerplays, and songs.  Tickets are handed out at the youth services desk before the program.  Space is limited.

CONTACT:  Gail Stokes  401 943-9080   gstokes@cranstonlibrary.org
LOCATION: Central Children's Program Room
 
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Storytime Station @ Central
11:00 AM - 11:30 AM

Join us for some fun with stories, rhymes, fingerplays, and songs.  Tickets are handed out at the youth services desk before the program.  Space is limited.

LOCATION: Central Children's Program Room
 
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Robots & More @ Knightsville
4:00 PM - 5:00 PM

Grades K-5 are invited to join us for a fun weekly program.  Learn about design, use, and construction of robots and other machines using everyday items you can find around the house.  All mateerials wioll be provided.  Registration is required.

CONTACT:  Nancy Gianlorenzo  401-942-2504  ngianlorenzo@cranstonlibrary.org
LOCATION: Knightsville Branch
Thursday March 8, 2018
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1, 2, 3 Play with Me! @ Hall
10:30 AM - 11:30 AM

This play-based program features toys, songs, rhymes, and (of course!) a story! This program is intended for children ages  0 - 3 to attend with their caregivers. Registration is not required and drop-ins are welcome!

CONTACT:  Elise  401-781-2450  epetrarca@cranstonlibrary.org
LOCATION: William Hall Library Program Room
 
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Time Travel Toolkit: World War II @ Hall
4:00 PM - 5:00 PM

Do you have what it takes to survive on the homefront during WWII? Join our program at the library and learn the skills to make it as an American kid in the 1940s. This program is intended for kids in Grades 3 - 8, registration is required, space is limited.

Week 1: Mapping a World War

CONTACT:  Elise  401-781-2450  epetrarca@cranstonlibrary.org
LOCATION: William Hall Library Program Room
Friday March 9, 2018
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Sing-along Stories @ Oak Lawn
10:30 AM - 11:00 AM
 

Children ages 2-5 along with parents and caregivers are invited to join for a half hour of music and songs! Registration is not required.

CONTACT:  Stefanie  401-942-1787  oaklawn@cranstonlibrary.org
LOCATION: Oak Lawn Branch
Monday March 12, 2018
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1, 2, 3 Move with Me @ Central
10:30 AM - 11:00 AM

This active half-hour music and movement program encourages children to dance, sing, and learn hand motions to favorite childhood songs. Space is limited. Tickets available at the youth Services desk fifteen minutes ahead of time.

CONTACT:  Youth Services Staff  401-943-9080 x 4  central@cranstonlibrary.org
LOCATION: Central Meeting Room
 
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Discovery Storytime @ Hall
10:30 AM - 11:00 AM

Learn about a new topic each week through an engaging mix of read-alouds and a craft or science experiment! This storytime is designed for children ages 3 - 5 to attend with a caregiver. (Younger siblings are welcome, but not all crafts will be appropriate for younger children.) Registration is encouraged, but not required.

Week Ten: Discover Insects (Static Electricity Butterfly)

CONTACT:  Elise  401-781-2450  epetrarca@cranstonlibrary.org
LOCATION: William Hall Library Program Room
Tuesday March 13, 2018
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1, 2, 3 Create with Me @ Auburn
10:30 AM - 11:00 AM

Join us for a morning of reading and creating at the library! This program will begin with a storytime featuring music and movement followed by craft time and coloring. Recommended for ages 0-3.

CONTACT:  Allie  401-781-6116  agregory@cranstonlibrary.org
LOCATION: Auburn Branch
 
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Scribbler Storytime @ Central
10:30 AM - 11:00 AM

For 3-5 years: Knead play dough, trace letters in cornmeal, lace your crown: pre-writing activities to develop fine motor skills in tiny hands all based on a story or two. (Younger siblings are welcome, but not all activities will be appropriate for younger children.) Space is limited. Tickets will be handed out starting 15 minutes before the program.

LOCATION: Central Children's Program Room
 
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Urban Nature Explorers @ Auburn
4:00 PM - 5:00 PM

Join us for a fun-filled family program in collaboration with Roger Williams Park Zoo. Each week will feature a naturalist activity, open play, and, of course, the Mobile Nature Swap. Registration is required, space is limited.

CONTACT:  Allie  401-781-6116  agregory@cranstonlibrary.org
LOCATION: Auburn Branch
Wednesday March 14, 2018
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Storytime Station @ Central
10:00 AM - 10:30 AM

Join us for some fun with stories, rhymes, fingerplays, and songs.  Tickets are handed out at the youth services desk before the program.  Space is limited.

CONTACT:  Gail Stokes  401-943-9080 x 4  gstokes@cranstonlibrary.org
LOCATION: Central Children's Program Room
 
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Play Central @ Central
10:00 AM - 11:30 AM

 An Open Play program for parents and caregivers interested in nurturing the early literacy development of their children ages 0-2 years through play. Stop at each station to explore colors and shapes, build new vocabulary and motor skills, practice social skills and problem solving. Check out Storytime Station, our new storytime program for 0-2 yrs.

CONTACT:  Gail Stokes  401-943-9080 x118  gstokes@cranstonlibrary.org
LOCATION: Central Meeting Room
 
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Storytime Station @ Central
10:30 AM - 11:00 AM

Join us for some fun with stories, rhymes, fingerplays, and songs.  Tickets are handed out at the youth services desk before the program.  Space is limited.

CONTACT:  Gail Stokes  401 943-9080   gstokes@cranstonlibrary.org
LOCATION: Central Children's Program Room
 
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Storytime Station @ Central
11:00 AM - 11:30 AM

Join us for some fun with stories, rhymes, fingerplays, and songs.  Tickets are handed out at the youth services desk before the program.  Space is limited.

LOCATION: Central Children's Program Room
 
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Robots & More @ Knightsville
4:00 PM - 5:00 PM

Grades K-5 are invited to join us for a fun weekly program.  Learn about design, use, and construction of robots and other machines using everyday items you can find around the house.  All mateerials wioll be provided.  Registration is required.

CONTACT:  Nancy Gianlorenzo  401-942-2504  ngianlorenzo@cranstonlibrary.org
LOCATION: Knightsville Branch
Thursday March 15, 2018
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1, 2, 3 Play with Me! @ Hall
10:30 AM - 11:30 AM

This play-based program features toys, songs, rhymes, and (of course!) a story! This program is intended for children ages  0 - 3 to attend with their caregivers. Registration is not required and drop-ins are welcome!

CONTACT:  Elise  401-781-2450  epetrarca@cranstonlibrary.org
LOCATION: William Hall Library Program Room
 
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Time Travel Toolkit: World War II @ Hall
4:00 PM - 5:00 PM

Do you have what it takes to survive on the homefront during WWII? Join our program at the library and learn the skills to make it as an American kid in the 1940s. This program is intended for kids in Grades 3 - 8, registration is required, space is limited.

Week 2: Do Your Bit

CONTACT:  Elise  401-781-2450  epetrarca@cranstonlibrary.org
LOCATION: William Hall Library Program Room
Friday March 16, 2018
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Sing-along Stories @ Oak Lawn
10:30 AM - 11:00 AM
 

Children ages 2-5 along with parents and caregivers are invited to join for a half hour of music and songs! Registration is not required.

CONTACT:  Stefanie  401-942-1787  oaklawn@cranstonlibrary.org
LOCATION: Oak Lawn Branch
Tuesday March 20, 2018
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Urban Nature Explorers @ Auburn
4:00 PM - 5:00 PM

Join us for a fun-filled family program in collaboration with Roger Williams Park Zoo. Each week will feature a naturalist activity, open play, and, of course, the Mobile Nature Swap. Registration is required, space is limited.

CONTACT:  Allie  401-781-6116  agregory@cranstonlibrary.org
LOCATION: Auburn Branch
Wednesday March 21, 2018
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Robots & More @ Knightsville
4:00 PM - 5:00 PM

Grades K-5 are invited to join us for a fun weekly program.  Learn about design, use, and construction of robots and other machines using everyday items you can find around the house.  All mateerials wioll be provided.  Registration is required.

CONTACT:  Nancy Gianlorenzo  401-942-2504  ngianlorenzo@cranstonlibrary.org
LOCATION: Knightsville Branch
Thursday March 22, 2018
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Time Travel Toolkit: World War II @ Hall
4:00 PM - 5:00 PM

Do you have what it takes to survive on the homefront during WWII? Join our program at the library and learn the skills to make it as an American kid in the 1940s. This program is intended for kids in Grades 3 - 8, registration is required, space is limited.

Week 3: Fun and Games

CONTACT:  Elise  401-781-2450  epetrarca@cranstonlibrary.org
LOCATION: William Hall Library Program Room
Tuesday March 27, 2018
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Urban Nature Explorers @ Auburn
4:00 PM - 5:00 PM

Join us for a fun-filled family program in collaboration with Roger Williams Park Zoo. Each week will feature a naturalist activity, open play, and, of course, the Mobile Nature Swap. Registration is required, space is limited.

CONTACT:  Allie  401-781-6116  agregory@cranstonlibrary.org
LOCATION: Auburn Branch
Wednesday March 28, 2018
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Robots & More @ Knightsville
4:00 PM - 5:00 PM

Grades K-5 are invited to join us for a fun weekly program.  Learn about design, use, and construction of robots and other machines using everyday items you can find around the house.  All mateerials wioll be provided.  Registration is required.

CONTACT:  Nancy Gianlorenzo  401-942-2504  ngianlorenzo@cranstonlibrary.org
LOCATION: Knightsville Branch
Thursday March 29, 2018
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Time Travel Toolkit: World War II @ Hall
4:00 PM - 5:00 PM

Do you have what it takes to survive on the homefront during WWII? Join our program at the library and learn the skills to make it as an American kid in the 1940s. This program is intended for kids in Grades 3 - 8, registration is required, space is limited.

Week 4: Model Planes

CONTACT:  Elise  401-781-2450  epetrarca@cranstonlibrary.org
LOCATION: William Hall Library Program Room
Monday April 2, 2018
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1, 2, 3 Move with Me @ Central
10:30 AM - 11:00 AM

This active half-hour music and movement program encourages children to dance, sing, and learn hand motions to favorite childhood songs. Space is limited. Tickets available at the youth Services desk fifteen minutes ahead of time.

CONTACT:  Youth Services Staff  401-943-9080 x 4  central@cranstonlibrary.org
LOCATION: Central Meeting Room
 
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I-Spy Storytime @ Hall
10:30 PM - 11:00 PM

Put your detective skills to work as we read stories, solve puzzles, and create crafts in this half-hour storytime program. This program is intended for children ages 3 - 5, registration is not required.

CONTACT:  Elise  401-781-2450  epetrarca@cranstonlibrary.org
LOCATION: William Hall Library Program Room
Tuesday April 3, 2018
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Urban Nature Explorers @ Auburn
4:00 PM - 5:00 PM

Join us for a fun-filled family program in collaboration with Roger Williams Park Zoo. Each week will feature a naturalist activity, open play, and, of course, the Mobile Nature Swap. Registration is required, space is limited.

CONTACT:  Allie  401-781-6116  agregory@cranstonlibrary.org
LOCATION: Auburn Branch
Wednesday April 4, 2018
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Play Central @ Central
10:00 AM - 11:30 AM

 An Open Play program for parents and caregivers interested in nurturing the early literacy development of their children ages 0-2 years through play. Stop at each station to explore colors and shapes, build new vocabulary and motor skills, practice social skills and problem solving. Check out Storytime Station, our new storytime program for 0-2 yrs.

CONTACT:  Gail Stokes  401-943-9080 x118  gstokes@cranstonlibrary.org
LOCATION: Central Meeting Room
 
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Robots & More @ Knightsville
4:00 PM - 5:00 PM

Grades K-5 are invited to join us for a fun weekly program.  Learn about design, use, and construction of robots and other machines using everyday items you can find around the house.  All mateerials wioll be provided.  Registration is required.

CONTACT:  Nancy Gianlorenzo  401-942-2504  ngianlorenzo@cranstonlibrary.org
LOCATION: Knightsville Branch
Thursday April 5, 2018
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1, 2, 3 Play with Me! @ Hall
10:30 AM - 11:30 AM

Join us for an hour-long playtime in the library's program room! Fifteen minutes before the program ends, a brief rhyme time and storytime will take place in the picture book alcove on the main floor of the library. This program is intended for children ages 0 - 3 to attend with a caregiver, no registration is required.

CONTACT:  Elise  401-781-2450  epetrarca@cranstonlibrary.org
LOCATION: William Hall Library Program Room
 
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Time Travel Toolkit: World War II @ Hall
4:00 PM - 5:00 PM

Do you have what it takes to survive on the homefront during WWII? Join our program at the library and learn the skills to make it as an American kid in the 1940s. This program is intended for kids in Grades 3 - 8, registration is required, space is limited.

Week 5: Entertainment

CONTACT:  Elise  401-781-2450  epetrarca@cranstonlibrary.org
LOCATION: William Hall Library Program Room
Friday April 6, 2018
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Sing-along Stories @ Oak Lawn
10:30 AM - 11:00 AM
 

Children ages 2-5 along with parents and caregivers are invited to join for a half hour of music and songs! Registration is not required.

CONTACT:  Stefanie  401-942-1787  oaklawn@cranstonlibrary.org
LOCATION: Oak Lawn Branch
Monday April 9, 2018
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1, 2, 3 Move with Me @ Central
10:30 AM - 11:00 AM

This active half-hour music and movement program encourages children to dance, sing, and learn hand motions to favorite childhood songs. Space is limited. Tickets available at the youth Services desk fifteen minutes ahead of time.

CONTACT:  Youth Services Staff  401-943-9080 x 4  central@cranstonlibrary.org
LOCATION: Central Meeting Room
 
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I-Spy Storytime @ Hall
10:30 PM - 11:00 PM

Put your detective skills to work as we read stories, solve puzzles, and create crafts in this half-hour storytime program. This program is intended for children ages 3 - 5, registration is not required.

CONTACT:  Elise  401-781-2450  epetrarca@cranstonlibrary.org
LOCATION: William Hall Library Program Room
Tuesday April 10, 2018
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Urban Nature Explorers @ Auburn
4:00 PM - 5:00 PM

Join us for a fun-filled family program in collaboration with Roger Williams Park Zoo. Each week will feature a naturalist activity, open play, and, of course, the Mobile Nature Swap. Registration is required, space is limited.

CONTACT:  Allie  401-781-6116  agregory@cranstonlibrary.org
LOCATION: Auburn Branch
Wednesday April 11, 2018
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Play Central @ Central
10:00 AM - 11:30 AM

 An Open Play program for parents and caregivers interested in nurturing the early literacy development of their children ages 0-2 years through play. Stop at each station to explore colors and shapes, build new vocabulary and motor skills, practice social skills and problem solving. Check out Storytime Station, our new storytime program for 0-2 yrs.

CONTACT:  Gail Stokes  401-943-9080 x118  gstokes@cranstonlibrary.org
LOCATION: Central Meeting Room
 
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Robots & More @ Knightsville
4:00 PM - 5:00 PM

Grades K-5 are invited to join us for a fun weekly program.  Learn about design, use, and construction of robots and other machines using everyday items you can find around the house.  All mateerials wioll be provided.  Registration is required.

CONTACT:  Nancy Gianlorenzo  401-942-2504  ngianlorenzo@cranstonlibrary.org
LOCATION: Knightsville Branch
Thursday April 12, 2018
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1, 2, 3 Play with Me! @ Hall
10:30 AM - 11:30 AM

Join us for an hour-long playtime in the library's program room! Fifteen minutes before the program ends, a brief rhyme time and storytime will take place in the picture book alcove on the main floor of the library. This program is intended for children ages 0 - 3 to attend with a caregiver, no registration is required.

CONTACT:  Elise  401-781-2450  epetrarca@cranstonlibrary.org
LOCATION: William Hall Library Program Room
 
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Time Travel Toolkit: World War II @ Hall
4:00 PM - 5:00 PM

Do you have what it takes to survive on the homefront during WWII? Join our program at the library and learn the skills to make it as an American kid in the 1940s. This program is intended for kids in Grades 3 - 8, registration is required, space is limited.

Week 6: Victory Garden

CONTACT:  Elise  401-781-2450  epetrarca@cranstonlibrary.org
LOCATION: William Hall Library Program Room
Friday April 13, 2018
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Sing-along Stories @ Oak Lawn
10:30 AM - 11:00 AM
 

Children ages 2-5 along with parents and caregivers are invited to join for a half hour of music and songs! Registration is not required.

CONTACT:  Stefanie  401-942-1787  oaklawn@cranstonlibrary.org
LOCATION: Oak Lawn Branch
Saturday April 14, 2018
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American Girl Tea Party @ Hall
2:30 PM - 3:30 PM

Join us for an afternoon of tea, cupcakes, games and crafts based on the American Girl books and dolls. This program is open to children ages 6 - 13 (dolls are welcome to attend, but not required). Registration is required, space is limited.

CONTACT:  Elise  401-781-2450  epetrarca@cranstonlibrary.org
LOCATION: William Hall Library Program Room
Monday April 16, 2018
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1, 2, 3 Move with Me @ Central
10:30 AM - 11:00 AM

This active half-hour music and movement program encourages children to dance, sing, and learn hand motions to favorite childhood songs. Space is limited. Tickets available at the youth Services desk fifteen minutes ahead of time.

CONTACT:  Youth Services Staff  401-943-9080 x 4  central@cranstonlibrary.org
LOCATION: Central Meeting Room
 
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I-Spy Storytime @ Hall
10:30 PM - 11:00 PM

Put your detective skills to work as we read stories, solve puzzles, and create crafts in this half-hour storytime program. This program is intended for children ages 3 - 5, registration is not required.

CONTACT:  Elise  401-781-2450  epetrarca@cranstonlibrary.org
LOCATION: William Hall Library Program Room
Wednesday April 18, 2018
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Play Central @ Central
10:00 AM - 11:30 AM

 An Open Play program for parents and caregivers interested in nurturing the early literacy development of their children ages 0-2 years through play. Stop at each station to explore colors and shapes, build new vocabulary and motor skills, practice social skills and problem solving. Check out Storytime Station, our new storytime program for 0-2 yrs.

CONTACT:  Gail Stokes  401-943-9080 x118  gstokes@cranstonlibrary.org
LOCATION: Central Meeting Room
Thursday April 19, 2018
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1, 2, 3 Play with Me! @ Hall
10:30 AM - 11:30 AM

Join us for an hour-long playtime in the library's program room! Fifteen minutes before the program ends, a brief rhyme time and storytime will take place in the picture book alcove on the main floor of the library. This program is intended for children ages 0 - 3 to attend with a caregiver, no registration is required.

CONTACT:  Elise  401-781-2450  epetrarca@cranstonlibrary.org
LOCATION: William Hall Library Program Room
 
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Watercolor Painting Class @ Hall
2:30 PM - 4:30 PM

Develop your artistic skills in this two-hour watercolor painting class. This program is intended for children ages 8 and up, beginners are welcome! Registration is required, space is limited.

CONTACT:  Elise  401-781-2450  epetrarca@cranstonlibrary.org
LOCATION: William Hall Library Program Room
Friday April 20, 2018
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Sing-along Stories @ Oak Lawn
10:30 AM - 11:00 AM
 

Children ages 2-5 along with parents and caregivers are invited to join for a half hour of music and songs! Registration is not required.

CONTACT:  Stefanie  401-942-1787  oaklawn@cranstonlibrary.org
LOCATION: Oak Lawn Branch
Monday April 23, 2018
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1, 2, 3 Move with Me @ Central
10:30 AM - 11:00 AM

This active half-hour music and movement program encourages children to dance, sing, and learn hand motions to favorite childhood songs. Space is limited. Tickets available at the youth Services desk fifteen minutes ahead of time.

CONTACT:  Youth Services Staff  401-943-9080 x 4  central@cranstonlibrary.org
LOCATION: Central Meeting Room
 
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I-Spy Storytime @ Hall
10:30 PM - 11:00 PM

Put your detective skills to work as we read stories, solve puzzles, and create crafts in this half-hour storytime program. This program is intended for children ages 3 - 5, registration is not required.

CONTACT:  Elise  401-781-2450  epetrarca@cranstonlibrary.org
LOCATION: William Hall Library Program Room
Wednesday April 25, 2018
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Play Central @ Central
10:00 AM - 11:30 AM

 An Open Play program for parents and caregivers interested in nurturing the early literacy development of their children ages 0-2 years through play. Stop at each station to explore colors and shapes, build new vocabulary and motor skills, practice social skills and problem solving. Check out Storytime Station, our new storytime program for 0-2 yrs.

CONTACT:  Gail Stokes  401-943-9080 x118  gstokes@cranstonlibrary.org
LOCATION: Central Meeting Room
Thursday April 26, 2018
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1, 2, 3 Play with Me! @ Hall
10:30 AM - 11:30 AM

Join us for an hour-long playtime in the library's program room! Fifteen minutes before the program ends, a brief rhyme time and storytime will take place in the picture book alcove on the main floor of the library. This program is intended for children ages 0 - 3 to attend with a caregiver, no registration is required.

CONTACT:  Elise  401-781-2450  epetrarca@cranstonlibrary.org
LOCATION: William Hall Library Program Room
Friday April 27, 2018
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Sing-along Stories @ Oak Lawn
10:30 AM - 11:00 AM
 

Children ages 2-5 along with parents and caregivers are invited to join for a half hour of music and songs! Registration is not required.

CONTACT:  Stefanie  401-942-1787  oaklawn@cranstonlibrary.org
LOCATION: Oak Lawn Branch
Monday April 30, 2018
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1, 2, 3 Move with Me @ Central
10:30 AM - 11:00 AM

This active half-hour music and movement program encourages children to dance, sing, and learn hand motions to favorite childhood songs. Space is limited. Tickets available at the youth Services desk fifteen minutes ahead of time.

CONTACT:  Youth Services Staff  401-943-9080 x 4  central@cranstonlibrary.org
LOCATION: Central Meeting Room
 
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I-Spy Storytime @ Hall
10:30 PM - 11:00 PM

Put your detective skills to work as we read stories, solve puzzles, and create crafts in this half-hour storytime program. This program is intended for children ages 3 - 5, registration is not required.

CONTACT:  Elise  401-781-2450  epetrarca@cranstonlibrary.org
LOCATION: William Hall Library Program Room
Wednesday May 2, 2018
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Play Central @ Central
10:00 AM - 11:30 AM

 An Open Play program for parents and caregivers interested in nurturing the early literacy development of their children ages 0-2 years through play. Stop at each station to explore colors and shapes, build new vocabulary and motor skills, practice social skills and problem solving. Check out Storytime Station, our new storytime program for 0-2 yrs.

CONTACT:  Gail Stokes  401-943-9080 x118  gstokes@cranstonlibrary.org
LOCATION: Central Meeting Room
Thursday May 3, 2018
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1, 2, 3 Play with Me! @ Hall
10:30 AM - 11:30 AM

Join us for an hour-long playtime in the library's program room! Fifteen minutes before the program ends, a brief rhyme time and storytime will take place in the picture book alcove on the main floor of the library. This program is intended for children ages 0 - 3 to attend with a caregiver, no registration is required.

CONTACT:  Elise  401-781-2450  epetrarca@cranstonlibrary.org
LOCATION: William Hall Library Program Room
Friday May 4, 2018
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Sing-along Stories @ Oak Lawn
10:30 AM - 11:00 AM
 

Children ages 2-5 along with parents and caregivers are invited to join for a half hour of music and songs! Registration is not required.

CONTACT:  Stefanie  401-942-1787  oaklawn@cranstonlibrary.org
LOCATION: Oak Lawn Branch
Monday May 7, 2018
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1, 2, 3 Move with Me @ Central
10:30 AM - 11:00 AM

This active half-hour music and movement program encourages children to dance, sing, and learn hand motions to favorite childhood songs. Space is limited. Tickets available at the youth Services desk fifteen minutes ahead of time.

CONTACT:  Youth Services Staff  401-943-9080 x 4  central@cranstonlibrary.org
LOCATION: Central Meeting Room
 
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I-Spy Storytime @ Hall
10:30 PM - 11:00 PM

Put your detective skills to work as we read stories, solve puzzles, and create crafts in this half-hour storytime program. This program is intended for children ages 3 - 5, registration is not required.

CONTACT:  Elise  401-781-2450  epetrarca@cranstonlibrary.org
LOCATION: William Hall Library Program Room
Wednesday May 9, 2018
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Play Central @ Central
10:00 AM - 11:30 AM

 An Open Play program for parents and caregivers interested in nurturing the early literacy development of their children ages 0-2 years through play. Stop at each station to explore colors and shapes, build new vocabulary and motor skills, practice social skills and problem solving. Check out Storytime Station, our new storytime program for 0-2 yrs.

CONTACT:  Gail Stokes  401-943-9080 x118  gstokes@cranstonlibrary.org
LOCATION: Central Meeting Room
Thursday May 10, 2018
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1, 2, 3 Play with Me! @ Hall
10:30 AM - 11:30 AM

Join us for an hour-long playtime in the library's program room! Fifteen minutes before the program ends, a brief rhyme time and storytime will take place in the picture book alcove on the main floor of the library. This program is intended for children ages 0 - 3 to attend with a caregiver, no registration is required.

CONTACT:  Elise  401-781-2450  epetrarca@cranstonlibrary.org
LOCATION: William Hall Library Program Room
Friday May 11, 2018
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Sing-along Stories @ Oak Lawn
10:30 AM - 11:00 AM
 

Children ages 2-5 along with parents and caregivers are invited to join for a half hour of music and songs! Registration is not required.

CONTACT:  Stefanie  401-942-1787  oaklawn@cranstonlibrary.org
LOCATION: Oak Lawn Branch
Monday May 14, 2018
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1, 2, 3 Move with Me @ Central
10:30 AM - 11:00 AM

This active half-hour music and movement program encourages children to dance, sing, and learn hand motions to favorite childhood songs. Space is limited. Tickets available at the youth Services desk fifteen minutes ahead of time.

CONTACT:  Youth Services Staff  401-943-9080 x 4  central@cranstonlibrary.org
LOCATION: Central Meeting Room
 
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I-Spy Storytime @ Hall
10:30 PM - 11:00 PM

Put your detective skills to work as we read stories, solve puzzles, and create crafts in this half-hour storytime program. This program is intended for children ages 3 - 5, registration is not required.

CONTACT:  Elise  401-781-2450  epetrarca@cranstonlibrary.org
LOCATION: William Hall Library Program Room
Wednesday May 16, 2018
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Play Central @ Central
10:00 AM - 11:30 AM

 An Open Play program for parents and caregivers interested in nurturing the early literacy development of their children ages 0-2 years through play. Stop at each station to explore colors and shapes, build new vocabulary and motor skills, practice social skills and problem solving. Check out Storytime Station, our new storytime program for 0-2 yrs.

CONTACT:  Gail Stokes  401-943-9080 x118  gstokes@cranstonlibrary.org
LOCATION: Central Meeting Room
Thursday May 17, 2018
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1, 2, 3 Play with Me! @ Hall
10:30 AM - 11:30 AM

Join us for an hour-long playtime in the library's program room! Fifteen minutes before the program ends, a brief rhyme time and storytime will take place in the picture book alcove on the main floor of the library. This program is intended for children ages 0 - 3 to attend with a caregiver, no registration is required.

CONTACT:  Elise  401-781-2450  epetrarca@cranstonlibrary.org
LOCATION: William Hall Library Program Room
Friday May 18, 2018
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Sing-along Stories @ Oak Lawn
10:30 AM - 11:00 AM
 

Children ages 2-5 along with parents and caregivers are invited to join for a half hour of music and songs! Registration is not required.

CONTACT:  Stefanie  401-942-1787  oaklawn@cranstonlibrary.org
LOCATION: Oak Lawn Branch
Monday May 21, 2018
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1, 2, 3 Move with Me @ Central
10:30 AM - 11:00 AM

This active half-hour music and movement program encourages children to dance, sing, and learn hand motions to favorite childhood songs. Space is limited. Tickets available at the youth Services desk fifteen minutes ahead of time.

CONTACT:  Youth Services Staff  401-943-9080 x 4  central@cranstonlibrary.org
LOCATION: Central Meeting Room
 
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I-Spy Storytime @ Hall
10:30 PM - 11:00 PM

Put your detective skills to work as we read stories, solve puzzles, and create crafts in this half-hour storytime program. This program is intended for children ages 3 - 5, registration is not required.

CONTACT:  Elise  401-781-2450  epetrarca@cranstonlibrary.org
LOCATION: William Hall Library Program Room
Wednesday May 23, 2018
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Play Central @ Central
10:00 AM - 11:30 AM

 An Open Play program for parents and caregivers interested in nurturing the early literacy development of their children ages 0-2 years through play. Stop at each station to explore colors and shapes, build new vocabulary and motor skills, practice social skills and problem solving. Check out Storytime Station, our new storytime program for 0-2 yrs.

CONTACT:  Gail Stokes  401-943-9080 x118  gstokes@cranstonlibrary.org
LOCATION: Central Meeting Room
Thursday May 24, 2018
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1, 2, 3 Play with Me! @ Hall
10:30 AM - 11:30 AM

Join us for an hour-long playtime in the library's program room! Fifteen minutes before the program ends, a brief rhyme time and storytime will take place in the picture book alcove on the main floor of the library. This program is intended for children ages 0 - 3 to attend with a caregiver, no registration is required.

CONTACT:  Elise  401-781-2450  epetrarca@cranstonlibrary.org
LOCATION: William Hall Library Program Room
Friday May 25, 2018
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Sing-along Stories @ Oak Lawn
10:30 AM - 11:00 AM
 

Children ages 2-5 along with parents and caregivers are invited to join for a half hour of music and songs! Registration is not required.

CONTACT:  Stefanie  401-942-1787  oaklawn@cranstonlibrary.org
LOCATION: Oak Lawn Branch
Wednesday May 30, 2018
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Play Central @ Central
10:00 AM - 11:30 AM

 An Open Play program for parents and caregivers interested in nurturing the early literacy development of their children ages 0-2 years through play. Stop at each station to explore colors and shapes, build new vocabulary and motor skills, practice social skills and problem solving. Check out Storytime Station, our new storytime program for 0-2 yrs.

CONTACT:  Gail Stokes  401-943-9080 x118  gstokes@cranstonlibrary.org
LOCATION: Central Meeting Room
Thursday July 5, 2018
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Robot Dance Party @ Hall
2:30 PM - 3:30 PM

Participants will put their coding (and their choreographing!) skills to work as they program an Ozobot to bust a move! This program is recommended to kids entering grades 3 - 8, registration is required.

CONTACT:  Elise  4014875339  epetrarca@cranstonlibrary.org
LOCATION: William Hall Library Program Room
Thursday July 12, 2018
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Sea Shanteys with BJ Whitehouse @ Hall
2:30 PM - 3:30 PM

Learn songs of the sea with The Shanteyman, B.J. Whitehouse! This interactive performance will give kids a hands-on feel for life (and music!) aboard a sailing ship. This program is recommended for children ages 7 and up, no registration is required.

CONTACT:  Elise  401-781-2450  epetrarca@cranstonlibrary.org
LOCATION: William Hall Library Auditorium
Thursday July 19, 2018
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Music Bingo @ Hall
2:30 PM - 3:30 PM

Have fun and win prizes at this music-themed bingo game at the library! If you recognize the tune, mark it down on your BINGO card. This program is intended for children entering grades 1 - 5, registration is required.

CONTACT:  Elise  401-781-2450  epetrarca@cranstonlibrary.org
LOCATION: William Hall Library Auditorium

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