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Adult Events

December 18, 2018

5:30pm - 7:30pm
Come to the library for our friendly knitting, crochet, needlework, and yarn craft club. Bring your project, share your techniques or learn a new skill as you social with other crafters. Join us on the second floor in the Reference Department any time between 5:30 pm and 7:30 pm every Tuesday.  ... Read more
Audience: Adult

December 18, 2018

6:00pm - 7:45pm
Whether you're an amatuer quilter looking for advice, or an experienced one with throws on every piece of furniture in your home, you're welcome to join this casual club at the library.  Bring questions, ideas, and projects to work on while you socialize with the other quilters.   Meets every... Read more
Audience: Adult

December 18, 2018

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 from 6:00 - 6:45 pm.
Audience: Adult, Teen

December 20, 2018

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

December 20, 2018

6:00pm - 7:30pm
Come play Cribbage in a fun and relaxed environment.  Welcome to all ages! The library has some boards but please bring one if you can! Registration is NOT required beforehand.  Contact Melanie at mdesantis@westerlylibrary.org with any questions... Read more
Audience: Adult, Kids, Teen

December 21, 2018

12:45pm - 2:30pm
This program has been cancelled. Sorry for any inconvenience. 
Audience: Adult, Teen

December 22, 2018

10:30am - 12:00pm
Adult Writers Workshop will meet every Saturday. Share work, discuss readings, and write in response to prompts in this group-led writing workshop. All experience levels and genre interests welcome. Please contact Erik at ... Read more
Audience: Adult

December 24, 2018

9:00am - 8:00pm
Audience: Adult, Kids, Teen

December 25, 2018

9:00am - 8:00pm
Audience: Adult, Kids, Teen

December 26, 2018

1:00pm - 2:00pm
Don't miss this one-of-a-kind holiday music experience! For children ages 3 and up, this workshop will involve singing, movement, stories, instruments, and much more!
Audience: Adult, Kids

December 27, 2018

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

December 29, 2018

10:30am - 12:00pm
Adult Writers Workshop will meet every Saturday. Share work, discuss readings, and write in response to prompts in this group-led writing workshop. All experience levels and genre interests welcome. Please contact Erik at ... Read more
Audience: Adult

December 31, 2018

11:00am - 12:00pm
Start the New Year’s magic early with this high energy magic show which combines audience participation and comedy with good ole family fun! A true experience of wonder, sure to please both children and "children at heart!" Show will be followed by a countdown to 12 (noon) to bring in the new year... Read more
Audience: Adult, Kids

December 31, 2018

1:00pm - 8:00pm
Audience: Adult, Kids, Teen

January 01, 2019

9:00am - 8:00pm
Audience: Adult, Kids, Teen

January 02, 2019

10:00am - 11:30am
Are you or a loved one living with memory loss? Come join the Memory Café and meet new friends! It’s a gathering for anyone with cognitive impairment or dementia, and their care partners. Open and FREE to the public. The 1st. Weds. of every month, beginning 11/7/18 10-11:30 am refreshments provided... Read more
Audience: Adult

January 03, 2019

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

January 05, 2019

10:30am - 12:00pm
Adult Writers Workshop will meet every Saturday. Share work, discuss readings, and write in response to prompts in this group-led writing workshop. All experience levels and genre interests welcome. Please contact Erik at ... Read more
Audience: Adult

January 08, 2019

5:30pm - 7:30pm
Come to the library for our friendly knitting, crochet, needlework, and yarn craft club. Bring your project, share your techniques or learn a new skill as you social with other crafters. Join us on the second floor in the Reference Department any time between 5:30 pm and 7:30 pm every Tuesday.  ... Read more
Audience: Adult

January 08, 2019

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.
Audience: Adult, Teen
6:00pm - 7:30pm
Renaissance Toastmasters of Westerly, gathers twice a month (2nd & 4th Tuesdays) to share stories and get comfortable speaking in front of an audience. It is a process that over time helps to build self-confidence. Taking small steps, we eventually master the art of public... Read more
Audience: Adult

January 09, 2019

2:00pm - 3:00pm
Westerly Library  FILM CLUB Next meeting Wednesday January 9th at 2pm in the Reference Room   Watching between December 5th and January 9th: Casablanca (1942) Enchanted April (1992) Brokeback Mountain (2005) Choices for January: We will choose 3 of... Read more
Audience: Adult

January 09, 2019

5:00pm - 7:30pm
Parents and students can learn about the career and tech programs offered at Chariho. Programs starting in grade 9
Audience: Adult, Teen

January 10, 2019

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
6:30pm - 7:45pm
Flutes and Piano Recital John Graham, Flute and Bass Flute 6:30 PM in the Auditorium Admission is Free
Audience: Adult

January 12, 2019

10:30am - 12:00pm
Adult Writers Workshop will meet every Saturday. Share work, discuss readings, and write in response to prompts in this group-led writing workshop. All experience levels and genre interests welcome. Please contact Erik at ... Read more
Audience: Adult

January 14, 2019

6:00pm - 7:30pm
If you're a fan of books and food, this club is for you! Once a month, the Cookbook Club meets in the 3rd floor Terrace Room. Each month we focus on a different cookbook: we choose recipes to prepare and share with the group, and discuss the cookbook over a delicious meal! This month, we're... Read more
Audience: Adult

January 15, 2019

3:00pm - 4:00pm
Are you curious about plant-based foods? Whether you are vegan, vegetarian, or mostly carnivorous, all are welcome! This casual monthly club is a chance to share questions, recipes, tips and concerns about implementing more plant-based foods in your diet! Contact Caroline in the... Read more
Audience: Adult

January 15, 2019

6:00pm - 7:00pm
Savoy Bookshop & Café and Westerly Library present an author talk and book signing with Nancy McCann Vericker, the author of Unchained: Our Family's Addiction Mess Is Our Message. Books will be available for purchase at the event.... Read more
Audience: Adult

January 15, 2019

6:00pm - 7:45pm
Whether you're an amatuer quilter looking for advice, or an experienced one with throws on every piece of furniture in your home, you're welcome to join this casual club at the library.  Bring questions, ideas, and projects to work on while you socialize with the other quilters.   Meets every... Read more
Audience: Adult

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