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Events Listing

March 29, 2017

10:00am - 11:00am
Hop, Skip, Jump, Slide on in for 1 to 3 Year Old Storytime! Join us as we have a fun filled storytime comprised of movement and stories!Parents, Caregivers and children 1 to 3 years old welcome!
Audience: Kids

March 29, 2017

11:00am - 12:00pm
Our homeschoolers book club is for ages 7 and up. Pre-register online BEFORE January 25th . Our book for this session is "Chasing Vermeer" by Blue Balliett. Books will be provided at the first session, please do NOT read the book beforehand. This session is FULL.
Audience: Kids

March 29, 2017

4:30pm - 5:30pm
Our First EVER DIY NIGHT for Kids! This months project features a gaming and book favorite: MINECRAFT!We will supply all the materials to build your very own wearable MINECRAFT Head.   Program is suitable for Ages 6 & up.    Register below to join us!
Audience: Kids

March 29, 2017

6:00pm - 7:45pm
Join the Westerly Library and Wilcox Park, for a free presentation by the Westerly Police Department about recognizing common scams and keeping yourself safe from identity theft.   Rescheduled from March 14th to March 29th
Audience: Adult

March 30, 2017

10:00am - 11:00am
Stories. rhymes, songs and crafting! Our 3 to 5 Year Old Storytime is happening!Join us each week as we venture into a new theme through stories, craft and more! Parents, Caregivers and children ages 3 to 5 welcome!
Audience: Kids

March 30, 2017

4:30pm - 5:30pm
Audience: Teen

March 30, 2017

5:30pm - 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.
Audience: Adult, Kids, Teen

March 31, 2017

5:00pm - 7:00pm
"James and the Giant Peach Interactive Movie" on Friday, March 31st, that the event has been postponed to low registration numbers. If you are looking for another truly wonderful experience with James and the Giant Peach we welcome you to join us and Stonington Free Library at the United Theater... Read more
Audience: Adult, Kids, Teen

March 31, 2017

4:00pm - 5:30pm
Join us playing board games in the teen space! We have a bunch to choose from! Snacks are provided too
Audience: Teen

April 01, 2017

10:00am - 1:00pm
AARP membership is NOT required, and the program is open to taxpayers of all ages and backgrounds. What you'll need: Social security card and photo ID Copy of last year's tax return Bring ALL tax documents, including Social Security statement If married, both spouses should come.... Read more
Audience: Adult

April 01, 2017

11:00am - 1:30pm
In continuation of our One Family, One Book collaboration with Stonington Free Library...Join your community at the United Theatre and enjoy a movie screening of Roald Dahl's first bestselling story, James and the Giant Peach! Refreshments available. REGISTRATION REQUIRED-LIMITED SEATING. Call... Read more
Audience: Adult, Kids, Teen

April 01, 2017

12:30pm - 3:00pm
Join Ellie Coffey in our Makerspace for the first in a multi-part workshop about learning how to quilt!  In this first portion, 7 students will be taught how to create the top of their quilt, and how to baste it.  They will also be taught how to hand quilt the design, with the expectation that the... Read more
Audience: Adult, Teen

April 03, 2017

4:00pm - 7:00pm
AARP membership is NOT required, and the program is open to taxpayers of all ages and backgrounds. What you'll need: Social security card and photo ID Copy of last year's tax return Bring ALL tax documents, including Social Security statement If married, both spouses should come.... Read more
Audience: Adult

April 04, 2017

10:00am - 11:00am
Come one, come all! Join us for an engaging half hour of rhymes and movement designed to stimulate emerging skills for little ones! This storytime is open to parents and caregivers and little ones ages birth to 1 y.o.
Audience: Kids

April 04, 2017

2:00pm - 3:00pm
AARP Fraud Watch Network will present a free discussion for people of all ages on how to spot and avoid identity theft and fraud so that you can protect yourself and your family. Open to all age groups and backgrounds - AARP membership is not required. Please register for this free seminar below or... Read more
Audience: Adult

April 04, 2017

3:30pm - 6:00pm
Come join us for a little coloring cool down at the library! Tap into your inner Crayola Zen with adult coloring pages, or free sketch your own creation. Coloring pages, crayons, colored pencils, and markers will be provided, but outside materials are also welcome. Drop in at any time to... Read more
Audience: Teen

April 04, 2017

6:00pm - 7:30pm
WRAP (Westerly Regional Arts Partnership) and the Westerly Library present a Marketing for Self-Published Authors panel at the Westerly Library at 6 p.m. on Tuesday, April 4. Panelists will provide advice on what to do after your book is published: how to get your book in local bookstores; how to... Read more
Audience: Adult
5:30pm - 7:30pm
Come to the library for a knitting, crochet, needlework, and yarn craft club. Bring your project, work on a project with others, share your technique or learn a new skill, or swap yarn and ideas with fellow yarnies. Join us on the second floor in the Reference Department any time between 5:30 pm... Read more
Audience: Adult

April 04, 2017

6:00pm - 6:45pm
Meditation group--all ages and experience levels are welcome! Join us in the Auditorium of the Westerly Library on Tuesday evening, January17, from 6:00 - 6:45 pm.
Audience: Adult, Teen

April 05, 2017

10:00am - 11:00am
Hop, Skip, Jump, Slide on in for 1 to 3 Year Old Storytime! Join us as we have a fun filled storytime comprised of movement and stories!Parents, Caregivers and children 1 to 3 years old welcome!
Audience: Kids
10:00am - 12:00pm
Audience: Adult

April 05, 2017

11:00am - 12:00pm
Our homeschoolers book club is for ages 7 and up. Pre-register online BEFORE January 25th . Our book for this session is "Chasing Vermeer" by Blue Balliett. Books will be provided at the first session, please do NOT read the book beforehand. This session is FULL.
Audience: Kids

April 05, 2017

3:30pm - 5:00pm
Audience: Teen

April 05, 2017

5:00pm - 7:45pm
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Audience: Adult, Kids, Teen

April 05, 2017

6:00pm - 7:00pm
New to using computers?  We're well aware of how frusturating and intimidating it can be to catch up with new technology, especially when everyone else seems like an expert. In this class on basic computer use, we'll cover how to use a mouse or touchpad to interact with a computer, and perform a... Read more
Audience: Adult

April 06, 2017

10:00am - 11:00am
Stories. rhymes, songs and crafting! Our 3 to 5 Year Old Storytime is happening!Join us each week as we venture into a new theme through stories, craft and more! Parents, Caregivers and children ages 3 to 5 welcome!
Audience: Kids

April 06, 2017

3:30pm - 5:30pm
We'll be watching the Outsiders in honor of the 50th anniversary of the book! From IMDB: The rivalry between two gangs, the poor greasers and the rich Socs, only heats up when one gang member kills a member of the other. Rated PG, running time 1 hr. 31 mins. 
Audience: Teen

April 06, 2017

6:00pm - 7:45pm
Audience: Adult
5:30pm - 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.
Audience: Adult, Kids, Teen

April 07, 2017

4:30pm - 5:30pm
We will have LEGO's and LEGO Duplos out so you can come and build as long as your hearts desire...
Audience: Adult, Kids

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