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Kids Events

July 20, 2018

10:00am - 11:00am
Animals! Animals! Meet a variety of live animals and discover similarities and differences between them. Are they covered in feathers or fur? How do they move? Where do they live? What do they eat?   Answer these questions and more as you explore the wild animal kingdom.   Presented by... Read more
Audience: Kids

July 20, 2018

11:30am - 2:00pm
Summer Food Program Feeds Kids For Free With summer right around the corner, it’s time to think about keeping children healthy while school is out. Westerly Library & Wilcox Park provides free meals to children during the summer. This summer, FREE... Read more
Audience: Kids, Teen

July 23, 2018

10:00am - 11:00am
Come join us for some toe-tapping fun, with this participatory/interactive music program for parents and kids, birth to 5 years old.
Audience: Kids
9:30am - 10:30am
Attn:  Boys and Girls in Grades 4-6 Want to join a “COOL” Club this Summer?   Join us on Monday’s from 9:30-10:30 a.m. At the Westerly Public Library under the direction of Mrs. Treb If you like music, art, and reading...you don’t want to miss this!! Based on the Book:  First Rule of Punk, by Celia... Read more
Audience: Kids

July 23, 2018

11:30am - 2:00pm
Summer Food Program Feeds Kids For Free With summer right around the corner, it’s time to think about keeping children healthy while school is out. Westerly Library & Wilcox Park provides free meals to children during the summer. This summer, FREE... Read more
Audience: Kids, Teen

July 24, 2018

10:00am - 11:00am
**PLEASE NOTE: THIS PROGRAM IS AT CRAIG FIELD A fun, energetic intro to self-defense. This is a hands-on, active showcase that will get kids off their butts and learning skills that will boost their confidence and discipline.   Directions to Craig Field (... Read more
Audience: Kids

July 24, 2018

11:30am - 2:00pm
Summer Food Program Feeds Kids For Free With summer right around the corner, it’s time to think about keeping children healthy while school is out. Westerly Library & Wilcox Park provides free meals to children during the summer. This summer, FREE... Read more
Audience: Kids, Teen

July 24, 2018

2:00pm - 4:00pm
  Animation Nation is back! Get ready to rock & roll through the summer with the return of our stop-motion film making program. Please pre-register. Only 25 slots available and they are sure to go fast! Ages 8-12.       Dates and times:   July 10        10am   July 17        10 am   July 24... Read more
Audience: Kids

July 25, 2018

10:00am - 11:00am
A show and tell program on a variety of animals, including different types of bunnies, guinea pigs, chinchillas, ferrets, a rooster, domestic dumbo rats, and Al Pacino the Red Footed Tortoise. Different animals are introduced followed by a bunch of fun facts. The children are then able to pet and... Read more
Audience: Kids

July 25, 2018

9:15am - 10:00am
Come join us for a storytime at the Watch Hill Memorial Library & Improvement Society.
Audience: Kids

July 25, 2018

11:30am - 2:00pm
Summer Food Program Feeds Kids For Free With summer right around the corner, it’s time to think about keeping children healthy while school is out. Westerly Library & Wilcox Park provides free meals to children during the summer. This summer, FREE... Read more
Audience: Kids, Teen

July 26, 2018

10:00am - 11:00am
**PLEASE NOTE: THIS PROGRAM IS AT CIMALORE FIELD*** The Shanteyman presents a program of music, poetry and stories of the sea. The program is geared toward elementary and middle school-aged children and is highly participatory. Kids will play in a 'fufu' band, an improvisational... Read more
Audience: Kids

July 26, 2018

11:30am - 2:00pm
Summer Food Program Feeds Kids For Free With summer right around the corner, it’s time to think about keeping children healthy while school is out. Westerly Library & Wilcox Park provides free meals to children during the summer. This summer, FREE... Read more
Audience: Kids, Teen

July 26, 2018

11:30am - 12:30pm
Beat the heat with an ice cream treat and some stories, at Mel's Downtown Creamery!
Audience: Kids

July 26, 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

July 27, 2018

10:00am - 11:00am
The least explored environment in the world, te ocean realms hold many mysteries and thousands of species yet to be discovered. Global warming and pollution are causing many changes and much damage. The presentation includes a powerpoint presentation and a short video and concludes with a... Read more
Audience: Kids

July 27, 2018

11:30am - 2:00pm
Summer Food Program Feeds Kids For Free With summer right around the corner, it’s time to think about keeping children healthy while school is out. Westerly Library & Wilcox Park provides free meals to children during the summer. This summer, FREE... Read more
Audience: Kids, Teen

July 30, 2018

10:00am - 11:00am
Come join us for some toe-tapping fun, with this participatory/interactive music program for parents and kids, birth to 5 years old.
Audience: Kids
9:30am - 10:30am
Attn:  Boys and Girls in Grades 4-6 Want to join a “COOL” Club this Summer?   Join us on Monday’s from 9:30-10:30 a.m. At the Westerly Public Library under the direction of Mrs. Treb If you like music, art, and reading...you don’t want to miss this!! Based on the Book:  First Rule of Punk, by Celia... Read more
Audience: Kids

July 30, 2018

11:30am - 2:00pm
Summer Food Program Feeds Kids For Free With summer right around the corner, it’s time to think about keeping children healthy while school is out. Westerly Library & Wilcox Park provides free meals to children during the summer. This summer, FREE... Read more
Audience: Kids, Teen

July 31, 2018

10:00am - 12:00pm
  Animation Nation is back! Get ready to rock & roll through the summer with the return of our stop-motion film making program. Please pre-register. Only 25 slots available and they are sure to go fast! Ages 8-12.       Dates and times:   July 10        10am   July 17        10 am   July 24... Read more
Audience: Kids

July 31, 2018

10:00am - 11:00am
***PLEASE NOTE: THIS PROGRAM IS AT CRAIG FIELD*** Fiddle N' Fun is an independent music education program designed for young children. We provide unique, hands-on learning experiences through singing, movement, instruments, and much more! Owned and operated by a certified music... Read more
Audience: Kids

July 31, 2018

11:30am - 2:00pm
Summer Food Program Feeds Kids For Free With summer right around the corner, it’s time to think about keeping children healthy while school is out. Westerly Library & Wilcox Park provides free meals to children during the summer. This summer, FREE... Read more
Audience: Kids, Teen

August 01, 2018

10:00am - 11:00am
**PLEASE NOTE: THIS EVENT IS FULL*** *Online Pre-Registration Opens June 1st* Kids learn how to paint a specific painting using step by step instructions. Paint, canvas, water, brushes and paper towels are provided. The painting experience is... Read more
Audience: Kids

August 01, 2018

9:15am - 10:00am
Come join us for a storytime at the Watch Hill Memorial Library & Improvement Society.
Audience: Kids

August 01, 2018

11:30am - 2:00pm
Summer Food Program Feeds Kids For Free With summer right around the corner, it’s time to think about keeping children healthy while school is out. Westerly Library & Wilcox Park provides free meals to children during the summer. This summer, FREE... Read more
Audience: Kids, Teen

August 01, 2018

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

August 02, 2018

10:00am - 11:00am
***PLEASE NOTE: THIS PROGRAM IS AT CIMALORE FIELD*** Fiddle N' Fun is an independent music education program designed for young children. We provide unique, hands-on learning experiences through singing, movement, instruments, and much more! Owned and operated by a certified music... Read more
Audience: Kids

August 02, 2018

11:30am - 2:00pm
Summer Food Program Feeds Kids For Free With summer right around the corner, it’s time to think about keeping children healthy while school is out. Westerly Library & Wilcox Park provides free meals to children during the summer. This summer, FREE... Read more
Audience: Kids, Teen

August 02, 2018

11:30am - 12:30pm
Join us at the library, as Children's Workshop comes and does a storytime followed with a craft!
Audience: Kids

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