East Providence Public Library

41 Grove Avenue | East Providence, RI | 401-434-2453

Saturday July 21, 2018
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3:00 PM - 3:45 PM
MAGICIAN RUSS DeSIMONE at Weaver Library

Magician Russ DeSimone provides a high energy magic show combining audience participation and comedy with good ole family fun and "Presto" the magic bunny.

For families with children ages 4+

 

CONTACT:  Pamela Schwieger  401-434-2453  eplibrarypam@yahoo.com
LOCATION: Weaver Library Program Room

Magician Russ DeSimone provides a high energy magic show combining audience participation and comedy with good ole family fun and "Presto" the magic bunny.

For families with children ages 4+

 

CONTACT:
  Pamela Schwieger
  401.434.2453
  eplibrarypam@yahoo.com

LOCATION: Weaver Library Program Room

Monday July 23, 2018
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10:00 AM - 11:15 AM
Easy Breakfasts

Registration FULL! You may still register to be placed on our waiting list. 

This 5-week series will show children how to make their own quick, nutritious and delicious breakfasts. Ages 7+. Registration required by calling 401-228-3903 or emailing fullercreativelearning@gmail.com.

CONTACT:  Ryan McCauley  401-228-3903  fullercreativelearning@gmail.com

Registration FULL! You may still register to be placed on our waiting list. 

This 5-week series will show children how to make their own quick, nutritious and delicious breakfasts. Ages 7+. Registration required by calling 401-228-3903 or emailing fullercreativelearning@gmail.com.

CONTACT:
  Ryan McCauley
  401.228.3903
  fullercreativelearning@gmail.com

 
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12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
RIDE Free Summer Lunch Program

There are no income requirements or registration. Any child 18 or under may come to eat. For more information, contact the East Providence Recreation Department at 401-435-7511.

CONTACT:  Ryan McCauley  401-228-3903  fullercreativelearning@gmail.com

There are no income requirements or registration. Any child 18 or under may come to eat. For more information, contact the East Providence Recreation Department at 401-435-7511.

CONTACT:
  Ryan McCauley
  401.228.3903
  fullercreativelearning@gmail.com

 
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2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Indian Henna Workshop

 

Learn how henna is applied and in which festivals and traditions it is commonly used.
All students will learn to draw in the henna style on paper then work with henna cones.

Participants should wear an old shirt and short sleeves as the henna can stain clothing.

For kids ages 10+.
Registration required by calling 401-433-4877.

 

 

 

 

CONTACT:  Lisa Perry  401-433-4877  
LOCATION: Riverside Branch, 475 Bullocks Point Ave

 

Learn how henna is applied and in which festivals and traditions it is commonly used.
All students will learn to draw in the henna style on paper then work with henna cones.

Participants should wear an old shirt and short sleeves as the henna can stain clothing.

For kids ages 10+.
Registration required by calling 401-433-4877.

 

 

 

 

CONTACT:
  Lisa Perry
  401.433.4877
  

LOCATION: Riverside Branch, 475 Bullocks Point Ave

Tuesday July 24, 2018
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9:30 AM - 11:00 AM
Drop in Computer Help

Drop in for help with Windows, Office, or other computer issues.  Also you may bring in your device including laptops, tablets or e-readers for assistance.

CONTACT:  John Carney  401-434-2453  jcarney@eplib.org
LOCATION: Weaver Library

Drop in for help with Windows, Office, or other computer issues.  Also you may bring in your device including laptops, tablets or e-readers for assistance.

CONTACT:
  John Carney
  401.434.2453
  jcarney@eplib.org

LOCATION: Weaver Library

 
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12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
RIDE Free Summer Lunch Program

There are no income requirements or registration. Any child 18 or under may come to eat. For more information, contact the East Providence Recreation Department at 401-435-7511.

CONTACT:  Ryan McCauley  401-228-3903  fullercreativelearning@gmail.com

There are no income requirements or registration. Any child 18 or under may come to eat. For more information, contact the East Providence Recreation Department at 401-435-7511.

CONTACT:
  Ryan McCauley
  401.228.3903
  fullercreativelearning@gmail.com

 
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1:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Community Cards for Adults

Bring some friends and play Hi-Lo Jack, Bridge, Cribbage, Hearts, or any other card game! Enjoy some light refreshments while getting to know some other local card players. Registration required by calling 401-228-3903 or emailing fullercreativelearning@gmail.com.

CONTACT:  Ryan McCauley  401-228-3903  fullercreativelearning@gmail.com

Bring some friends and play Hi-Lo Jack, Bridge, Cribbage, Hearts, or any other card game! Enjoy some light refreshments while getting to know some other local card players. Registration required by calling 401-228-3903 or emailing fullercreativelearning@gmail.com.

CONTACT:
  Ryan McCauley
  401.228.3903
  fullercreativelearning@gmail.com

 
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2:00 PM - 2:45 PM
SCHMITTY THE WEATHER DOG SCIENCE & SING-ALONG at Weaver Library

Meet STEM star Schmitty the Weather Dog, the famous 4 lb. pup who's been on the Ellen Show & Access Hollywood.  Schmitty and his human parents, Meteorologist Ron and High-Octane Author Elly have appeared in more than 200 schools and theaters bringing science fun to kids across the country.

For families with children ages 4+

CONTACT:  Pamela Schwieger  401-434-2453  eplibrarypam@yahoo.com
LOCATION: Weaver Library Program Room

Meet STEM star Schmitty the Weather Dog, the famous 4 lb. pup who's been on the Ellen Show & Access Hollywood.  Schmitty and his human parents, Meteorologist Ron and High-Octane Author Elly have appeared in more than 200 schools and theaters bringing science fun to kids across the country.

For families with children ages 4+

CONTACT:
  Pamela Schwieger
  401.434.2453
  eplibrarypam@yahoo.com

LOCATION: Weaver Library Program Room

 
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6:30 PM - 7:30 PM
Friends of Homeless Animals

Do you love animals? Come meet a fostered animal and learn how you can help by fostering or adopting an animal today. Registration Required.

CONTACT:  Ryan McCauley  401-228-3903  fullercreativelearning@gmail.com

Do you love animals? Come meet a fostered animal and learn how you can help by fostering or adopting an animal today. Registration Required.

CONTACT:
  Ryan McCauley
  401.228.3903
  fullercreativelearning@gmail.com

Wednesday July 25, 2018
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11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
PAINT PARTY@ Riverside

REGISTRATION IS FULL! You may still register to be placed on our waiting list.

Artist Rebecca Killian teaches, step by step, how to paint a specific painting on canvas. Rebecca also encourages "freestyling."

For children ages 4+. Registration required by calling 401-433-4877.

Wednesday, July 25th, 11am.

CONTACT:  Sharon Branch  401-433-4877  
LOCATION: Riverside Branch, 475 Bullocks Point Ave

REGISTRATION IS FULL! You may still register to be placed on our waiting list.

Artist Rebecca Killian teaches, step by step, how to paint a specific painting on canvas. Rebecca also encourages "freestyling."

For children ages 4+. Registration required by calling 401-433-4877.

Wednesday, July 25th, 11am.

CONTACT:
  Sharon Branch
  401.433.4877
  

LOCATION: Riverside Branch, 475 Bullocks Point Ave

 
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11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Resist Tape Art

Registration is FULL! You may still register to be placed on our waiting list. 

In this 6-week series, children will create various art pieces using tape to outline shapes, designs, patterns or letters. After painting or coloring the project, the tape is removed to reveal a masterpiece! Ages 9+. Registration required by calling 401-228-3903 or emailing fullercreativelearning@gmail.com.

CONTACT:  Ryan McCauley  401-228-3903  fullercreativelearning@gmail.com

Registration is FULL! You may still register to be placed on our waiting list. 

In this 6-week series, children will create various art pieces using tape to outline shapes, designs, patterns or letters. After painting or coloring the project, the tape is removed to reveal a masterpiece! Ages 9+. Registration required by calling 401-228-3903 or emailing fullercreativelearning@gmail.com.

CONTACT:
  Ryan McCauley
  401.228.3903
  fullercreativelearning@gmail.com

 
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12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
RIDE Free Summer Lunch Program

There are no income requirements or registration. Any child 18 or under may come to eat. For more information, contact the East Providence Recreation Department at 401-435-7511.

CONTACT:  Ryan McCauley  401-228-3903  fullercreativelearning@gmail.com

There are no income requirements or registration. Any child 18 or under may come to eat. For more information, contact the East Providence Recreation Department at 401-435-7511.

CONTACT:
  Ryan McCauley
  401.228.3903
  fullercreativelearning@gmail.com

 
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2:00 PM - 3:30 PM
DIY Clay Lanterns Series Week One

In part one on July 25, we will design and build our lanterns with air dry clay.
In part two on August 1, we will paint, finish, and illuminate our lanterns with battery operated votives!


For kids ages 10+.
Registration required by calling 401-434-2453.

CONTACT:  Lisa Perry  401-434-2453  
LOCATION: Weaver Library Program Room

In part one on July 25, we will design and build our lanterns with air dry clay.
In part two on August 1, we will paint, finish, and illuminate our lanterns with battery operated votives!


For kids ages 10+.
Registration required by calling 401-434-2453.

CONTACT:
  Lisa Perry
  401.434.2453
  

LOCATION: Weaver Library Program Room

 
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6:30 PM
Navy Band Northeast - Weaver

It wouldn't be summer in East Providence without a Navy Band performance!  Join hundreds of your neighbors and friends to enjoy these exceptional musicians who play everything from patriotic tunes to jazz and pop. Bring a chair and relax on our beautiful lawn.

No time for dinner?  Haven Brothers Mobile was so popular last year, we're bringing them back!  They'll be serving their American comfort food at 5:30pm.

CONTACT:  Joyce May  401-434-2453  eplibraryjoyce@yahoo.com
LOCATION: Weaver Library

It wouldn't be summer in East Providence without a Navy Band performance!  Join hundreds of your neighbors and friends to enjoy these exceptional musicians who play everything from patriotic tunes to jazz and pop. Bring a chair and relax on our beautiful lawn.

No time for dinner?  Haven Brothers Mobile was so popular last year, we're bringing them back!  They'll be serving their American comfort food at 5:30pm.

CONTACT:
  Joyce May
  401.434.2453
  eplibraryjoyce@yahoo.com

LOCATION: Weaver Library

Thursday July 26, 2018
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10:00 AM - 10:45 AM
STORYTIME at Weaver Library

July Storytimes for babies, toddlers and preschoolers - July 5, 12, 19, 26.

Stories, songs, books and toys.  Registration is not required.

CONTACT:  Pamela Schwieger  401-434-2453  eplibrarypam@yahoo.com
LOCATION: Weaver Library Program Room

July Storytimes for babies, toddlers and preschoolers - July 5, 12, 19, 26.

Stories, songs, books and toys.  Registration is not required.

CONTACT:
  Pamela Schwieger
  401.434.2453
  eplibrarypam@yahoo.com

LOCATION: Weaver Library Program Room

 
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12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
RIDE Free Summer Lunch Program

There are no income requirements or registration. Any child 18 or under may come to eat. For more information, contact the East Providence Recreation Department at 401-435-7511.

CONTACT:  Ryan McCauley  401-228-3903  fullercreativelearning@gmail.com

There are no income requirements or registration. Any child 18 or under may come to eat. For more information, contact the East Providence Recreation Department at 401-435-7511.

CONTACT:
  Ryan McCauley
  401.228.3903
  fullercreativelearning@gmail.com

 
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12:45 PM - 1:30 PM
Planting 101

Registration is FULL! You may still register to be placed on our waiting list. 

Children ages 5+ will learn the basics of planting, growing, and gardening. We will plant something new each week, and dig deeper into plant science. Registration required by calling 401-228-3903 or emailing fullercreativelearning@gmail.com.

CONTACT:  Ryan McCauley  401-228-3903  fullercreativelearning@gmail.com

Registration is FULL! You may still register to be placed on our waiting list. 

Children ages 5+ will learn the basics of planting, growing, and gardening. We will plant something new each week, and dig deeper into plant science. Registration required by calling 401-228-3903 or emailing fullercreativelearning@gmail.com.

CONTACT:
  Ryan McCauley
  401.228.3903
  fullercreativelearning@gmail.com

 
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3:30 PM - 4:30 PM
Read to Willow @ Riverside

Reading aloud to therapy dogs can help children who struggle with reading. Call 401-433-4877 to schedule a 15 minute session with Willow! Thursdays, 3:30-4:30pm.

 

CONTACT:  Sharon Branch  401-433-4877  
LOCATION: Riverside Branch, 475 Bullocks Point Ave

Reading aloud to therapy dogs can help children who struggle with reading. Call 401-433-4877 to schedule a 15 minute session with Willow! Thursdays, 3:30-4:30pm.

 

CONTACT:
  Sharon Branch
  401.433.4877
  

LOCATION: Riverside Branch, 475 Bullocks Point Ave

 
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4:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Weaver Library Farmers' Market - Week 6

Meet a SUPERHERO at your Farmers Market!  Rhode Island's Recycling Superhero Max Man will be at the market from 4 -5pm. Children will learn how to recycle and have fun at the same time!

Music with folk artist Allysen Callery starts at 4pm.

DOUBLE YOUR SNAP AT THE FARMERS' MARKET!   For every dollar you swipe with EBT, you'll get a FREE dollar in Bonus Bucks for buying fruits and vegetables thanks to a grant from Farm Fresh RI. 

The Weaver Library Farmers' Market also welcomes customers using  WIC, Senior Farmers' Market Nutrition Program coupons, and credit or debit cards.

 

CONTACT:  Joyce May  401-434-2453  eplibraryjoyce@yahoo.com
LOCATION: Weaver Library

Meet a SUPERHERO at your Farmers Market!  Rhode Island's Recycling Superhero Max Man will be at the market from 4 -5pm. Children will learn how to recycle and have fun at the same time!

Music with folk artist Allysen Callery starts at 4pm.

DOUBLE YOUR SNAP AT THE FARMERS' MARKET!   For every dollar you swipe with EBT, you'll get a FREE dollar in Bonus Bucks for buying fruits and vegetables thanks to a grant from Farm Fresh RI. 

The Weaver Library Farmers' Market also welcomes customers using  WIC, Senior Farmers' Market Nutrition Program coupons, and credit or debit cards.

 

CONTACT:
  Joyce May
  401.434.2453
  eplibraryjoyce@yahoo.com

LOCATION: Weaver Library

 
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6:00 PM - 7:30 PM
Coloration Exploration

Registration full! You may still register to be placed on our waiting list.

Adults may register for this class taught by local artist Rachel Brask to understand the world of colors. Students will learn the history of different pigments, the emotional associations with different colors, and of course, the mixing and use of each main color. Registration required by calling 401-228-3903 or emailing fullercreativelearning@gmail.com.

CONTACT:  Ryan McCauley  4012283903  fullercreativelearning@gmail.com
LOCATION: Fuller Creative Learning Center

Registration full! You may still register to be placed on our waiting list.

Adults may register for this class taught by local artist Rachel Brask to understand the world of colors. Students will learn the history of different pigments, the emotional associations with different colors, and of course, the mixing and use of each main color. Registration required by calling 401-228-3903 or emailing fullercreativelearning@gmail.com.

CONTACT:
  Ryan McCauley
  4012283903
  fullercreativelearning@gmail.com

LOCATION: Fuller Creative Learning Center

Friday July 27, 2018
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11:00 AM
Dancing Threads with Karen Katin

Karen Katin will teach children basic sewing skills and students will create their own felt and ribbon bookmark! Ages 5+. Registration Required.

CONTACT:  Ryan McCauley  401-228-3903  fullercreativelearning@gmail.com

Karen Katin will teach children basic sewing skills and students will create their own felt and ribbon bookmark! Ages 5+. Registration Required.

CONTACT:
  Ryan McCauley
  401.228.3903
  fullercreativelearning@gmail.com

 
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12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
RIDE Free Summer Lunch Program

There are no income requirements or registration. Any child 18 or under may come to eat. For more information, contact the East Providence Recreation Department at 401-435-7511.

CONTACT:  Ryan McCauley  401-228-3903  fullercreativelearning@gmail.com

There are no income requirements or registration. Any child 18 or under may come to eat. For more information, contact the East Providence Recreation Department at 401-435-7511.

CONTACT:
  Ryan McCauley
  401.228.3903
  fullercreativelearning@gmail.com

Saturday July 28, 2018
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10:30 AM - 12:00 PM
RIVERSIDE ROCKS PAINTING EVENT at Riverside Branch Library

Spread kindness by painting rocks and hiding them in the community. Adults and children are welcome. All supplies provided.

CONTACT:  Meredith Bonds-Harmon  401-433-4877  mbonds@eastprovidencelibrary.org
LOCATION: Riverside Branch, 475 Bullocks Point Ave

Spread kindness by painting rocks and hiding them in the community. Adults and children are welcome. All supplies provided.

CONTACT:
  Meredith Bonds-Harmon
  401.433.4877
  mbonds@eastprovidencelibrary.org

LOCATION: Riverside Branch, 475 Bullocks Point Ave

Monday July 30, 2018
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10:00 AM - 11:15 AM
Easy Breakfasts

Registration FULL! You may still register to be placed on our waiting list. 

This 5-week series will show children how to make their own quick, nutritious and delicious breakfasts. Ages 7+. Registration required by calling 401-228-3903 or emailing fullercreativelearning@gmail.com.

CONTACT:  Ryan McCauley  401-228-3903  fullercreativelearning@gmail.com

Registration FULL! You may still register to be placed on our waiting list. 

This 5-week series will show children how to make their own quick, nutritious and delicious breakfasts. Ages 7+. Registration required by calling 401-228-3903 or emailing fullercreativelearning@gmail.com.

CONTACT:
  Ryan McCauley
  401.228.3903
  fullercreativelearning@gmail.com

 
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10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Screen Printing Workshop for Kids at Weaver Library

In this one day Providence Comics Consortium Screen Printing Workshop, kids will learn about DIY printing and get a chance to pull their own print.After printing on a t-shirt and drying it at a drying station, they'll get to color their shirt and take it home.

For ages 7-12, all materials provided

Registration required by calling 401-434-2453.

CONTACT:  Pamela Schwieger  401-434-2453  eplibrarypam@yahoo.com
LOCATION: Weaver Library Program Room

In this one day Providence Comics Consortium Screen Printing Workshop, kids will learn about DIY printing and get a chance to pull their own print.After printing on a t-shirt and drying it at a drying station, they'll get to color their shirt and take it home.

For ages 7-12, all materials provided

Registration required by calling 401-434-2453.

CONTACT:
  Pamela Schwieger
  401.434.2453
  eplibrarypam@yahoo.com

LOCATION: Weaver Library Program Room

 
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12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
RIDE Free Summer Lunch Program

There are no income requirements or registration. Any child 18 or under may come to eat. For more information, contact the East Providence Recreation Department at 401-435-7511.

CONTACT:  Ryan McCauley  401-228-3903  fullercreativelearning@gmail.com

There are no income requirements or registration. Any child 18 or under may come to eat. For more information, contact the East Providence Recreation Department at 401-435-7511.

CONTACT:
  Ryan McCauley
  401.228.3903
  fullercreativelearning@gmail.com

 
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2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Intro to Self Defense

A fun, energetic intro to self-defense with Dean Watts of Rising Sun Jiu-Jitsu.
This is a hands-on, active showcase that will teach you basic moves and boost your confidence!
For kids ages 10+.
Registration required by calling 401-433-4877.

 

CONTACT:  Lisa Perry  401-433-4877  
LOCATION: Riverside Branch, 475 Bullocks Point Ave

A fun, energetic intro to self-defense with Dean Watts of Rising Sun Jiu-Jitsu.
This is a hands-on, active showcase that will teach you basic moves and boost your confidence!
For kids ages 10+.
Registration required by calling 401-433-4877.

 

CONTACT:
  Lisa Perry
  401.433.4877
  

LOCATION: Riverside Branch, 475 Bullocks Point Ave

 
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5:30 PM - 7:30 PM
Sit Stay Read @Weaver Library

Read to Daniel the Cocker Spaniel on the last Monday of the month:

June 25, July 30, August 27, 5:30-7:30.

Reading aloud to therapy dogs can help children who struggle with reading.

Call 401-434-2453 to schedule a 15 min. session with Danny.

CONTACT:  Pamela Schwieger  401-434-2453  eplibrarypam@yahoo.com
LOCATION: Weaver Library

Read to Daniel the Cocker Spaniel on the last Monday of the month:

June 25, July 30, August 27, 5:30-7:30.

Reading aloud to therapy dogs can help children who struggle with reading.

Call 401-434-2453 to schedule a 15 min. session with Danny.

CONTACT:
  Pamela Schwieger
  401.434.2453
  eplibrarypam@yahoo.com

LOCATION: Weaver Library

Tuesday July 31, 2018
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9:30 AM - 11:00 AM
Drop in Computer Help

Drop in for help with Windows, Office, or other computer issues.  Also you may bring in your device including laptops, tablets or e-readers for assistance.

CONTACT:  John Carney  401-434-2453  jcarney@eplib.org
LOCATION: Weaver Library

Drop in for help with Windows, Office, or other computer issues.  Also you may bring in your device including laptops, tablets or e-readers for assistance.

CONTACT:
  John Carney
  401.434.2453
  jcarney@eplib.org

LOCATION: Weaver Library

 
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12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
RIDE Free Summer Lunch Program

There are no income requirements or registration. Any child 18 or under may come to eat. For more information, contact the East Providence Recreation Department at 401-435-7511.

CONTACT:  Ryan McCauley  401-228-3903  fullercreativelearning@gmail.com

There are no income requirements or registration. Any child 18 or under may come to eat. For more information, contact the East Providence Recreation Department at 401-435-7511.

CONTACT:
  Ryan McCauley
  401.228.3903
  fullercreativelearning@gmail.com

 
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1:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Community Cards for Adults

Bring some friends and play Hi-Lo Jack, Bridge, Cribbage, Hearts, or any other card game! Enjoy some light refreshments while getting to know some other local card players. Registration required by calling 401-228-3903 or emailing fullercreativelearning@gmail.com.

CONTACT:  Ryan McCauley  401-228-3903  fullercreativelearning@gmail.com

Bring some friends and play Hi-Lo Jack, Bridge, Cribbage, Hearts, or any other card game! Enjoy some light refreshments while getting to know some other local card players. Registration required by calling 401-228-3903 or emailing fullercreativelearning@gmail.com.

CONTACT:
  Ryan McCauley
  401.228.3903
  fullercreativelearning@gmail.com

 
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2:00 PM - 2:45 PM
CIRCUS DYNAMICS MAGIC & JUGGLING at Weaver Library

Maurice of Circus Dynamics performs a vaudevillian styled Juggling and Balloon variety show. The performance includes gravity defying juggling, amazing balloon twisting, a little balloon magic, and lots of laughs.

For families with children ages 4+

 

CONTACT:  Pamela Schwieger  401-434-2453  eplibrarypam@yahoo.com
LOCATION: Weaver Library Program Room

Maurice of Circus Dynamics performs a vaudevillian styled Juggling and Balloon variety show. The performance includes gravity defying juggling, amazing balloon twisting, a little balloon magic, and lots of laughs.

For families with children ages 4+

 

CONTACT:
  Pamela Schwieger
  401.434.2453
  eplibrarypam@yahoo.com

LOCATION: Weaver Library Program Room

 
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6:00 PM - 7:30 PM
Buttonhole Golf

Register today to join golf professional Dan Gaughan from Buttonhole golf course to get help and tips on your swing!

6:00 - 6:45 for Teens and 6:45 - 7:30 for adults. Registration required by calling 401-228-3903 or emailing fullercreativelearning@gmail.com.

CONTACT:  Ryan McCauley  401-228-3903  fullercreativelearning@gmail.com

Register today to join golf professional Dan Gaughan from Buttonhole golf course to get help and tips on your swing!

6:00 - 6:45 for Teens and 6:45 - 7:30 for adults. Registration required by calling 401-228-3903 or emailing fullercreativelearning@gmail.com.

CONTACT:
  Ryan McCauley
  401.228.3903
  fullercreativelearning@gmail.com

Wednesday August 1, 2018
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11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
PETTING ZOO @ Riverside

Kids get up close and personal with bunnies, Guinea pigs, ferrets, chinchillas, ducks, hens, and a rooster, tortoise, and goat! For children ages 5+.

Registration required by calling 401-433-4877 for an 11:00am or 11:30am session.

Wednesday, August 1st, 11am.

CONTACT:  Sharon Branch  401-433-4877  
LOCATION: Riverside Branch, 475 Bullocks Point Ave

Kids get up close and personal with bunnies, Guinea pigs, ferrets, chinchillas, ducks, hens, and a rooster, tortoise, and goat! For children ages 5+.

Registration required by calling 401-433-4877 for an 11:00am or 11:30am session.

Wednesday, August 1st, 11am.

CONTACT:
  Sharon Branch
  401.433.4877
  

LOCATION: Riverside Branch, 475 Bullocks Point Ave

 
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11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Resist Tape Art

Registration is FULL! You may still register to be placed on our waiting list. 

In this 6-week series, children will create various art pieces using tape to outline shapes, designs, patterns or letters. After painting or coloring the project, the tape is removed to reveal a masterpiece! Ages 9+. Registration required by calling 401-228-3903 or emailing fullercreativelearning@gmail.com.

CONTACT:  Ryan McCauley  401-228-3903  fullercreativelearning@gmail.com

Registration is FULL! You may still register to be placed on our waiting list. 

In this 6-week series, children will create various art pieces using tape to outline shapes, designs, patterns or letters. After painting or coloring the project, the tape is removed to reveal a masterpiece! Ages 9+. Registration required by calling 401-228-3903 or emailing fullercreativelearning@gmail.com.

CONTACT:
  Ryan McCauley
  401.228.3903
  fullercreativelearning@gmail.com

 
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12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
RIDE Free Summer Lunch Program

There are no income requirements or registration. Any child 18 or under may come to eat. For more information, contact the East Providence Recreation Department at 401-435-7511.

CONTACT:  Ryan McCauley  401-228-3903  fullercreativelearning@gmail.com

There are no income requirements or registration. Any child 18 or under may come to eat. For more information, contact the East Providence Recreation Department at 401-435-7511.

CONTACT:
  Ryan McCauley
  401.228.3903
  fullercreativelearning@gmail.com

 
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2:00 PM - 3:30 PM
DIY Clay Lanterns Series Week Two

In part one on July 25, we will design and build our lanterns with air dry clay.
In part two on August 1, we will paint, finish, and illuminate our lanterns with battery operated votives!


For kids ages 10+.
Please call 401-434-2453 to register!

CONTACT:  Lisa Perry  401-434-2453  
LOCATION: Weaver Library Program Room

In part one on July 25, we will design and build our lanterns with air dry clay.
In part two on August 1, we will paint, finish, and illuminate our lanterns with battery operated votives!


For kids ages 10+.
Please call 401-434-2453 to register!

CONTACT:
  Lisa Perry
  401.434.2453
  

LOCATION: Weaver Library Program Room

 
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6:30 PM
URI Jazz Big Band - Weaver

 

The URI Jazz Big Band has performed at the Newport Jazz Festival in 2013, 2014, 2015, 2016, and 2017.  Now you can hear this fine band at the Weaver Library before their appearance at the 2018 Jazz Festival!  Directed by Joseph Parillo, this band and the URI Music Department are Rhode Island treasures.

No time for dinner?  Rocket Fine Street Food is back and serving at 5:30pm!

CONTACT:  Joyce May  401-434-2453  eplibraryjoyce@yahoo.com
LOCATION: Weaver Library

 

The URI Jazz Big Band has performed at the Newport Jazz Festival in 2013, 2014, 2015, 2016, and 2017.  Now you can hear this fine band at the Weaver Library before their appearance at the 2018 Jazz Festival!  Directed by Joseph Parillo, this band and the URI Music Department are Rhode Island treasures.

No time for dinner?  Rocket Fine Street Food is back and serving at 5:30pm!

CONTACT:
  Joyce May
  401.434.2453
  eplibraryjoyce@yahoo.com

LOCATION: Weaver Library

Thursday August 2, 2018
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12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
RIDE Free Summer Lunch Program

There are no income requirements or registration. Any child 18 or under may come to eat. For more information, contact the East Providence Recreation Department at 401-435-7511.

CONTACT:  Ryan McCauley  401-228-3903  fullercreativelearning@gmail.com

There are no income requirements or registration. Any child 18 or under may come to eat. For more information, contact the East Providence Recreation Department at 401-435-7511.

CONTACT:
  Ryan McCauley
  401.228.3903
  fullercreativelearning@gmail.com

 
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12:30 PM - 1:30 PM
Summer Yard Games

Each week we will have different backyard games for anyone to play. In the event of rain, we will move the games inside. All ages are welcome!

CONTACT:  Ryan McCauley  401-228-3903  fullercreativelearning@gmail.com

Each week we will have different backyard games for anyone to play. In the event of rain, we will move the games inside. All ages are welcome!

CONTACT:
  Ryan McCauley
  401.228.3903
  fullercreativelearning@gmail.com

 
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3:30 PM - 4:15 PM
TOE JAM PUPPET BAND on the lawn at Weaver Library

Sing, dance, and have lots of fun with one of our favorite kids' bands: The Toe Jam Puppet Band!

This event will move indoors in the case of rain.  All ages welcome.

CONTACT:  Pamela Schwieger  401-434-2453  eplibrarypam@yahoo.com
LOCATION: Weaver Library Program Room

Sing, dance, and have lots of fun with one of our favorite kids' bands: The Toe Jam Puppet Band!

This event will move indoors in the case of rain.  All ages welcome.

CONTACT:
  Pamela Schwieger
  401.434.2453
  eplibrarypam@yahoo.com

LOCATION: Weaver Library Program Room

 
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3:30 PM - 4:30 PM
Read to Willow @ Riverside

Reading aloud to therapy dogs can help children who struggle with reading. Call 401-433-4877 to schedule a 15 minute session with Willow! Thursdays, 3:30-4:30pm.

 

CONTACT:  Sharon Branch  401-433-4877  
LOCATION: Riverside Branch, 475 Bullocks Point Ave

Reading aloud to therapy dogs can help children who struggle with reading. Call 401-433-4877 to schedule a 15 minute session with Willow! Thursdays, 3:30-4:30pm.

 

CONTACT:
  Sharon Branch
  401.433.4877
  

LOCATION: Riverside Branch, 475 Bullocks Point Ave

 
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4:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Weaver Library Farmers' Market - Week 7

Bring the children early to your Farmers Market as Toe Jam Puppet Band is performing at 3:30pm followed by Accordion Cool at 4:45pm.

DOUBLE YOUR SNAP AT THE FARMERS' MARKET!   For every dollar you swipe with EBT, you'll get a FREE dollar in Bonus Bucks for buying fruits and vegetables thanks to a grant from Farm Fresh RI. 

The Weaver Library Farmers' Market also welcomes customers using  WIC, Senior Farmers' Market Nutrition Program coupons, and credit or debit cards.

 

CONTACT:  Joyce May  401-434-2453  eplibraryjoyce@yahoo.com
LOCATION: Weaver Library

Bring the children early to your Farmers Market as Toe Jam Puppet Band is performing at 3:30pm followed by Accordion Cool at 4:45pm.

DOUBLE YOUR SNAP AT THE FARMERS' MARKET!   For every dollar you swipe with EBT, you'll get a FREE dollar in Bonus Bucks for buying fruits and vegetables thanks to a grant from Farm Fresh RI. 

The Weaver Library Farmers' Market also welcomes customers using  WIC, Senior Farmers' Market Nutrition Program coupons, and credit or debit cards.

 

CONTACT:
  Joyce May
  401.434.2453
  eplibraryjoyce@yahoo.com

LOCATION: Weaver Library

 
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6:30 PM - 7:30 PM
Traveling on a Budget

Traveling does not have to be expensive! Register for this workshop on how to travel the world using tricks and tips to save money. Registration required by calling 401-228-3903 or emailing fullercreativelearning@gmail.com.

CONTACT:  Ryan McCauley  401-228=3903  fullercreativelearning@gmail.com

Traveling does not have to be expensive! Register for this workshop on how to travel the world using tricks and tips to save money. Registration required by calling 401-228-3903 or emailing fullercreativelearning@gmail.com.

CONTACT:
  Ryan McCauley
  401.228=3903
  fullercreativelearning@gmail.com

Friday August 3, 2018
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10:00 AM - 10:45 AM
Preschool Summer Camp

Registration is FULL! You may still register to be on our waiting list. 

Register children ages 2-6 for 5 weeks of summer camp! There will be a new theme each week. Activities will include art projects, outdoor activities, games and more!  Registration required by calling 401-228-3903 or emailing fullercreativelearning@gmail.com.

CONTACT:  Ryan McCauley  401-228-3903  fullercreativelearning@gmail.com

Registration is FULL! You may still register to be on our waiting list. 

Register children ages 2-6 for 5 weeks of summer camp! There will be a new theme each week. Activities will include art projects, outdoor activities, games and more!  Registration required by calling 401-228-3903 or emailing fullercreativelearning@gmail.com.

CONTACT:
  Ryan McCauley
  401.228.3903
  fullercreativelearning@gmail.com

 
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12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
RIDE Free Summer Lunch Program

There are no income requirements or registration. Any child 18 or under may come to eat. For more information, contact the East Providence Recreation Department at 401-435-7511.

CONTACT:  Ryan McCauley  401-228-3903  fullercreativelearning@gmail.com

There are no income requirements or registration. Any child 18 or under may come to eat. For more information, contact the East Providence Recreation Department at 401-435-7511.

CONTACT:
  Ryan McCauley
  401.228.3903
  fullercreativelearning@gmail.com

Monday August 6, 2018
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10:00 AM - 10:45 AM
Stories with your School Librarian at Weaver Library
Mrs. Karen Cahir, school librarian at Orlo Avenue and Whiteknact schools, will be at the Weaver Library to visit with students and read stories.  No need to register, just stop by.
CONTACT:  Pamela Schwieger  401-434-2453  eplibrarypam@yahoo.com
LOCATION: Weaver Library Program Room
Mrs. Karen Cahir, school librarian at Orlo Avenue and Whiteknact schools, will be at the Weaver Library to visit with students and read stories.  No need to register, just stop by.
CONTACT:
  Pamela Schwieger
  401.434.2453
  eplibrarypam@yahoo.com

LOCATION: Weaver Library Program Room

 
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10:00 AM - 11:15 AM
Easy Breakfasts

Registration FULL! You may still register to be placed on our waiting list. 

This 5-week series will show children how to make their own quick, nutritious and delicious breakfasts. Ages 7+. Registration required by calling 401-228-3903 or emailing fullercreativelearning@gmail.com.

CONTACT:  Ryan McCauley  401-228-3903  fullercreativelearning@gmail.com

Registration FULL! You may still register to be placed on our waiting list. 

This 5-week series will show children how to make their own quick, nutritious and delicious breakfasts. Ages 7+. Registration required by calling 401-228-3903 or emailing fullercreativelearning@gmail.com.

CONTACT:
  Ryan McCauley
  401.228.3903
  fullercreativelearning@gmail.com

 
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12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
RIDE Free Summer Lunch Program

There are no income requirements or registration. Any child 18 or under may come to eat. For more information, contact the East Providence Recreation Department at 401-435-7511.

CONTACT:  Ryan McCauley  401-228-3903  fullercreativelearning@gmail.com

There are no income requirements or registration. Any child 18 or under may come to eat. For more information, contact the East Providence Recreation Department at 401-435-7511.

CONTACT:
  Ryan McCauley
  401.228.3903
  fullercreativelearning@gmail.com

 
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2:00 PM - 3:30 PM
Scratch Art

Etch a design on scratch paper that you create in this fun workshop!
When it is completed, you will have a unique piece of art and a frame to take with you for display!

For kids ages 10+.
Please call 401-433-4877 to register.

 

CONTACT:  Lisa Perry  401-433-4877  
LOCATION: Riverside Branch, 475 Bullocks Point Ave

Etch a design on scratch paper that you create in this fun workshop!
When it is completed, you will have a unique piece of art and a frame to take with you for display!

For kids ages 10+.
Please call 401-433-4877 to register.

 

CONTACT:
  Lisa Perry
  401.433.4877
  

LOCATION: Riverside Branch, 475 Bullocks Point Ave

Tuesday August 7, 2018
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12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
RIDE Free Summer Lunch Program

There are no income requirements or registration. Any child 18 or under may come to eat. For more information, contact the East Providence Recreation Department at 401-435-7511.

CONTACT:  Ryan McCauley  401-228-3903  fullercreativelearning@gmail.com

There are no income requirements or registration. Any child 18 or under may come to eat. For more information, contact the East Providence Recreation Department at 401-435-7511.

CONTACT:
  Ryan McCauley
  401.228.3903
  fullercreativelearning@gmail.com

 
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1:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Community Cards for Adults

Bring some friends and play Hi-Lo Jack, Bridge, Cribbage, Hearts, or any other card game! Enjoy some light refreshments while getting to know some other local card players. Registration required by calling 401-228-3903 or emailing fullercreativelearning@gmail.com.

CONTACT:  Ryan McCauley  401-228-3903  fullercreativelearning@gmail.com

Bring some friends and play Hi-Lo Jack, Bridge, Cribbage, Hearts, or any other card game! Enjoy some light refreshments while getting to know some other local card players. Registration required by calling 401-228-3903 or emailing fullercreativelearning@gmail.com.

CONTACT:
  Ryan McCauley
  401.228.3903
  fullercreativelearning@gmail.com

 
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2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
MUSICAL INSTRUMENT EXPLORATION at Weaver Library

How are instruments made? How do they create different sounds? Children will explore sound, 3D construction, and music through the creation of their own working instruments. They will then "Rock" Out and create improvisational music.

For children ages 5+

Registration required.  Call 401-434-2453.

 

CONTACT:  Pamela Schwieger  401-434-2453  eplibrarypam@yahoo.com
LOCATION: Weaver Library Program Room

How are instruments made? How do they create different sounds? Children will explore sound, 3D construction, and music through the creation of their own working instruments. They will then "Rock" Out and create improvisational music.

For children ages 5+

Registration required.  Call 401-434-2453.

 

CONTACT:
  Pamela Schwieger
  401.434.2453
  eplibrarypam@yahoo.com

LOCATION: Weaver Library Program Room

 
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6:00 PM - 7:30 PM
Summer Culinary Series

Registration FULL! You may still register to be placed on our waiting list. 

Chef Travis Harmon will be sharing some his favorite dishes and family friendly recipes using the endless bounty of summer. Adults may join us for this fun, informative and delicious series!  Registration required by calling 401-228-3903 or emailing fullercreativelearning@gmail.com.

CONTACT:  Ryan McCauley  401-228-3903  fullercreativelearning@gmail.com

Registration FULL! You may still register to be placed on our waiting list. 

Chef Travis Harmon will be sharing some his favorite dishes and family friendly recipes using the endless bounty of summer. Adults may join us for this fun, informative and delicious series!  Registration required by calling 401-228-3903 or emailing fullercreativelearning@gmail.com.

CONTACT:
  Ryan McCauley
  401.228.3903
  fullercreativelearning@gmail.com

Wednesday August 8, 2018
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11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Resist Tape Art

Registration is FULL! You may still register to be placed on our waiting list. 

In this 6-week series, children will create various art pieces using tape to outline shapes, designs, patterns or letters. After painting or coloring the project, the tape is removed to reveal a masterpiece! Ages 9+. Registration required by calling 401-228-3903 or emailing fullercreativelearning@gmail.com.

CONTACT:  Ryan McCauley  401-228-3903  fullercreativelearning@gmail.com

Registration is FULL! You may still register to be placed on our waiting list. 

In this 6-week series, children will create various art pieces using tape to outline shapes, designs, patterns or letters. After painting or coloring the project, the tape is removed to reveal a masterpiece! Ages 9+. Registration required by calling 401-228-3903 or emailing fullercreativelearning@gmail.com.

CONTACT:
  Ryan McCauley
  401.228.3903
  fullercreativelearning@gmail.com

 
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11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
SPIN DRUMS @ Riverside

Keep the beat with a spin drum you create using cardboard, string, and beads. For children of all ages.

Wednesday, August 8, 11am.

CONTACT:  Sharon Branch  401-433-4877  
LOCATION: Riverside Branch, 475 Bullocks Point Ave

Keep the beat with a spin drum you create using cardboard, string, and beads. For children of all ages.

Wednesday, August 8, 11am.

CONTACT:
  Sharon Branch
  401.433.4877
  

LOCATION: Riverside Branch, 475 Bullocks Point Ave

 
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12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
RIDE Free Summer Lunch Program

There are no income requirements or registration. Any child 18 or under may come to eat. For more information, contact the East Providence Recreation Department at 401-435-7511.

CONTACT:  Ryan McCauley  401-228-3903  fullercreativelearning@gmail.com

There are no income requirements or registration. Any child 18 or under may come to eat. For more information, contact the East Providence Recreation Department at 401-435-7511.

CONTACT:
  Ryan McCauley
  401.228.3903
  fullercreativelearning@gmail.com

 
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2:00 PM - 3:30 PM
Mural Painting Workshop


Learn how to design a mural on large canvases and then paint it as a group.

We will then display the finished piece at the library! 


Presented by Rebecca Killian of Mermaid Masterpieces.

For kids ages 12+

Please call 401-434-2453 to register!

CONTACT:  Lisa Perry  401-434-2453  
LOCATION: Weaver Library


Learn how to design a mural on large canvases and then paint it as a group.

We will then display the finished piece at the library! 


Presented by Rebecca Killian of Mermaid Masterpieces.

For kids ages 12+

Please call 401-434-2453 to register!

CONTACT:
  Lisa Perry
  401.434.2453
  

LOCATION: Weaver Library

Thursday August 9, 2018
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12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
RIDE Free Summer Lunch Program

There are no income requirements or registration. Any child 18 or under may come to eat. For more information, contact the East Providence Recreation Department at 401-435-7511.

CONTACT:  Ryan McCauley  401-228-3903  fullercreativelearning@gmail.com

There are no income requirements or registration. Any child 18 or under may come to eat. For more information, contact the East Providence Recreation Department at 401-435-7511.

CONTACT:
  Ryan McCauley
  401.228.3903
  fullercreativelearning@gmail.com

 
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12:30 PM - 1:30 PM
Summer Yard Games

Each week we will have different backyard games for anyone to play. In the event of rain, we will move the games inside. All ages are welcome!

CONTACT:  Ryan McCauley  401-228-3903  fullercreativelearning@gmail.com

Each week we will have different backyard games for anyone to play. In the event of rain, we will move the games inside. All ages are welcome!

CONTACT:
  Ryan McCauley
  401.228.3903
  fullercreativelearning@gmail.com

 
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3:30 PM - 4:30 PM
Read to Willow @ Riverside

Reading aloud to therapy dogs can help children who struggle with reading. Call 401-433-4877 to schedule a 15 minute session with Willow! Thursdays, 3:30-4:30pm.

 

CONTACT:  Sharon Branch  401-433-4877  
LOCATION: Riverside Branch, 475 Bullocks Point Ave

Reading aloud to therapy dogs can help children who struggle with reading. Call 401-433-4877 to schedule a 15 minute session with Willow! Thursdays, 3:30-4:30pm.

 

CONTACT:
  Sharon Branch
  401.433.4877
  

LOCATION: Riverside Branch, 475 Bullocks Point Ave

 
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4:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Weaver Library Farmers' Market - Week 8

The Great Rhode Island Veggie Vote Kick Off! & Pop Up Play Day! 

Paint your favorite Veggie from 4pm to 6pm.  Music by Farm Dog starts @ 4pm.

DOUBLE YOUR SNAP AT THE FARMERS' MARKET!   For every dollar you swipe with EBT, you'll get a FREE dollar in Bonus Bucks for buying fruits and vegetables thanks to a grant from Farm Fresh RI. 

The Weaver Library Farmers' Market also welcomes customers using  WIC, Senior Farmers' Market Nutrition Program coupons, and credit or debit cards.

 

CONTACT:  Joyce May  401-434-2453  eplibraryjoyce@yahoo.com
LOCATION: Weaver Library

The Great Rhode Island Veggie Vote Kick Off! & Pop Up Play Day! 

Paint your favorite Veggie from 4pm to 6pm.  Music by Farm Dog starts @ 4pm.

DOUBLE YOUR SNAP AT THE FARMERS' MARKET!   For every dollar you swipe with EBT, you'll get a FREE dollar in Bonus Bucks for buying fruits and vegetables thanks to a grant from Farm Fresh RI. 

The Weaver Library Farmers' Market also welcomes customers using  WIC, Senior Farmers' Market Nutrition Program coupons, and credit or debit cards.

 

CONTACT:
  Joyce May
  401.434.2453
  eplibraryjoyce@yahoo.com

LOCATION: Weaver Library

Friday August 10, 2018
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10:00 AM - 10:45 AM
Preschool Summer Camp

Registration is FULL! You may still register to be on our waiting list.