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  • 2nd Annual Laughs for a Cause!  A Night of Magic and Comedy with Matt Roberts Saturday, March 5 at 6pm - The Haversham House Buy Your Tickets NOW!  *Please note that there are two levels of pricing...
  • Join Bank Square Books at the Westerly Library for this very special event. Learn about Westerly and Rhode Island history with three local authors, telling true tales of our area. Thursday Feb....
  • A group show of the work of selected local photographers will be on exhibit from Wednesday, February 3rd, through Saturday Feb. 27th, 2016 in the Hoxie Gallery. Local photographer Maria Scaglione is...
  • The Volunteer Income Tax Assistance Program, (VITA), involves IRS trained volunteers who provide free tax help at community locations to individuals who need tax help with basic IRS tax return...

What's Happening

February 15
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9:00am - 8:00pm
February 15
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4:00pm - 7:00pm
February 1st thru April 13th Mondays: 4:00 pm to 7:00 pm Wednesdays: 4:00 pm to 7:00 pm Saturdays: 10:00 am to 1pm The Volunteer Income Tax Assistance Program, (VITA), involves IRS trained volunteers who provide free tax help at community locations to individuals who need tax help...
February 16
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5:30pm - 7:00pm
February 16
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6:00pm - 7:30pm
All ages and experience levels are welcome. All you need is a desire to learn more about the game of chess. Chess sets and roll up boards will be provided.
February 17
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1:00pm - 3:00pm
Join us for Wednesday afternoon movies! In February, we've been showing films with David Bowie in them and sure enough, he made a cameo in Zoolander. This goofy comedy is rated PG-13. Propelled to the top of the fashion world by a photogenic gaze he calls "Blue Steel," dimwitted male model...
February 17
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4:00pm - 7:00pm
February 1st thru April 13th Mondays: 4:00 pm to 7:00 pm Wednesdays: 4:00 pm to 7:00 pm Saturdays: 10:00 am to 1pm The Volunteer Income Tax Assistance Program, (VITA), involves IRS trained volunteers who provide free tax help at community locations to individuals who need tax help...
February 15
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9:00am - 8:00pm
February 16
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1:00pm - 2:00pm
Come play with all different types of tech and gadgets, and see what you can create!
February 16
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6:00pm - 7:30pm
All ages and experience levels are welcome. All you need is a desire to learn more about the game of chess. Chess sets and roll up boards will be provided.
February 17
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3:00pm - 4:00pm
Ed Popielarczyk is a professional magician, balloon sculptor, flea circus ringmaster, and storyteller. I have been entertaining children and family audiences for over thirty years. My magic show is a comedy show that uses a lot of audience participation. YOU are the stars of the show because you...
February 18
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2:00pm - 3:00pm
Come join Denison Pequotsepos Nature Center and learn all about how slugs, salamanders, worms, and toads use slime to help them move and protect themselves. Then try your hand at whipping up your own batch of slime to bring home!
February 19
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3:00pm - 5:00pm
Come have some family fun with these life sized versions of your favorite board games!
February 15
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9:00am - 8:00pm
February 16
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11:00am - 7:00pm
We'll have the button maker out all day in the teen space.  Drop in to create your own!
February 16
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3:30pm - 5:00pm
Come join Colleen in the Teen Space and learn to crochet!  We'll meet every other Teusday and start with a simple crochet cat pouch.  No prior crochet experience needed - we'll supply everything, yarn, hooks and snacks!
February 16
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6:00pm - 7:30pm
All ages and experience levels are welcome. All you need is a desire to learn more about the game of chess. Chess sets and roll up boards will be provided.
February 17
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1:00pm - 3:00pm
Join us for Wednesday afternoon movies! In February, we've been showing films with David Bowie in them and sure enough, he made a cameo in Zoolander. This goofy comedy is rated PG-13. Propelled to the top of the fashion world by a photogenic gaze he calls "Blue Steel," dimwitted male model...
February 18
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3:00pm - 5:00pm
Getting a little bored over winter break?  Break your boredom with a board game day at Westerly Library!  Snacks and games provided.  
Saturday, April 16
9:00am - 12:00pm
RI DEM Energy-Saving Trees Giveaway Event will take place on Saturday, April 16th from 9 am - 12 pm in Wilcox Park. The Department of Environmental Management, through a partnership with the Arbor Day Foundation in cooperation with the RI Tree Council will be providing free trees to Rhode Island... Read More
Saturday, June 18
6:00pm - 10:00pm
SUMMER POPS 2016Produced, Presented and Performed by The Chorus of WesterlyWith the Pops Festival OrchestraAndrew Howell, conductorSaturday, June 18, 2016 at 8 pm • Pre-show at 6 pmRain dates June 19/20, 20161812 Overture Finale... Read More
Saturday, June 25
7:00pm - 10:00pm
Sunday, July 31
2:00pm - 3:00pm
The Noank-Mystic Community Band will perform a free concert in Wilcox Park by the bandstand at 2pm. Bring your blankets, chairs and a picnic, and enjoy!  All are welcome!  
The Hoxie Gallery, named after William D. and Lavinia B. Hoxie, is a public art gallery that generally displays the work of local area artists. In keeping with the overall mission of the Memorial and... Read More
On Display:
Wednesday, February 3, 2016 to Saturday, February 27, 2016