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  • Join us Wednesday, April 25th at 6pm for the first in WRAP's Arts After Hours spotlight, featuring Westerly Library's Hoxie Gallery. At this free event, artists and other community members are...
  • The library will be having Staff Development and Training, so we will be opening at 12pm on Thursday, April 26th.  
  • Make 2018 the year you improve your writing and build community with our new Adult Writer's Workshop! We will be discussing readings, sharing work, and free writing together in the spirit of...
  • Come to the library on Tuesday nights for a knitting, crochet, needlework, and yarn craft club. Bring your project, work on a project with others, share your techniques, learn new skills, or swap...

What's Happening

April 25
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9:30am - 10:30am
April 25
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10:00am - 10:45am
  Join us as we venture through song and story each week in our 1-3 Year Old Storytime. It's the perfect time to spend with your little one!
April 25
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6:00pm - 7:30pm
Join us for the first in WRAP's Arts After Hours spotlight, featuring Westerly Library's Hoxie Gallery. At this free event, artists and other community members are encouraged to network with each other and learn more about the venue and the arts and artists in our region while enjoying...
April 25
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6:00pm - 7:45pm
April 26
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3:00pm - 4:30pm
We all have data that we need to think about, organize, and draw useful conclusions from.  Whether it be a personal or household budget, something for work, or planning for holidays, spreadsheets are often the most useful ways to look at and organize any amount of data quickly. In this class, we'll...
April 26
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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.
April 25
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10:00am - 10:45am
  Join us as we venture through song and story each week in our 1-3 Year Old Storytime. It's the perfect time to spend with your little one!
April 26
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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.
May 02
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5:00pm - 8:00pm
May 02
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10:00am - 10:45am
  Join us as we venture through song and story each week in our 1-3 Year Old Storytime. It's the perfect time to spend with your little one!
May 03
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10:00am - 10:45am
Hop, skip, jump and wiggle your way to 3-5 Year Old Storytime! This story hour is jam packed with stories, songs, play and crafting!
May 03
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6:00pm - 7:45pm
TEACHING, TRAVELING, AND LEARNING IN SOUTHEAST ASIA Tim Flanagan teaches language arts and social studies at Pawcatuck Middle School. During the 2016-17 school year, he took a leave of absence, sold his house and set off on an adventure. He researched and taught for four months in Vietnam as a...
April 26
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3:30pm - 5:30pm
Join us for teen anime! We'll have drawing supplies, perler beads, and more! We'll also be snacking on ramen and pocky while watching anime. See you there!
April 26
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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.
April 27
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1:00pm - 4:00pm
Drop in to the Teen Space for a little therapeutic painting session. No painting skills required! Just mix colors, have fun, and express yourself. Materials will be provided, but are limited. Feel free to bring your own materials--including canvas and paints! 
April 30
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4:30pm - 7:30pm
Hear 16 of the world’s great poems competing with each other for your vote. Starting with the “Sweet 16”, we’ll narrow it to the “Elite 8”,...
May 01
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4:00pm - 5:30pm
Join us for our first meeting of teen Radicle Book Club.  We'll brainstorm up a list of books, talk about main themes we might encounter in our reading, and draft a mission statement for the club.
May 01
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6:00pm - 6:45pm
Meditation group--all ages and experience levels are welcome! Join us in the Terrace Room of the Westerly Library on Tuesday evening from 6:00 - 6:45 pm.
Sunday, May 20
9:00am - 3:00pm
Sunday, May 20
9:00am - 3:00pm
Ask a Master Gardener and ge a free soil test! Bring your garden questions, insects, damaged leaves, etc.!  Get research-based answers to all your gardening questions.  Have your soil tested and get advice on how to improve it!  URI Master Gardeners will be on the Esplanade outside the Library (... Read More
Saturday, May 26
10:00am - 5:00pm
Saturday, June 09
9:00am - 12:00pm
Ask a Master Gardener and get a free soil test! Bring your garden questions, insects, damaged leaves, etc.!  Get research-based answers to all your gardening questions.  Have your soil tested and get advice on how to improve it!  URI Master Gardeners will be on the Esplanade outside the Library (... Read More
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, April 4, 2018 to Friday, April 27, 2018