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Westerly Library and Wilcox Park is currently experiencing telephone difficultly and our provider is working to correct the issue. In the meantime, if you need to reach any one of our public service desks please use the email addresses below or stop in the library. We apologize for this inconvenience. Reference: reference@westerlylibrary.org | Kids: kids@westerlylibrary.org | Teens: teens@westerlylibrary.org | Technology: tech@westerlylibrary.org

Teen Events

September 28, 2021

9:00am - 10:00am
We invite you to join us and Chelsea from Bluebird Yoga for an all levels (beginner friendly) yoga practice in the park Tuesdays at 9:00am! Wake up your body with a gentle stretch followed by flowing movement and strengthening. We will be meeting behind the pond, next to the big tree and near the... Read more
Audience: Adult, Teen

September 28, 2021

1:00pm - 4:00pm
During these challenging times individuals need assistance now more than ever. Our volunteer Community Resource Advocate, Susan Rosen, is available to offer help! Susan can be reached via email to offer guidance to connect you or loved ones with local resources available based on specific needs.... Read more
Audience: Adult, Teen

September 29, 2021

9:30am - 10:00am
STRETCH & STRENGTHEN Ready for a workout that gets results and relieves pain & stiffness?! Get ready to dynamically strengthen and stretch to develop a strong, toned and elongated body with full range of motion! Spring into Summer ESSENTRICS featured at Wilcox Park! Heather Van Dam is a... Read more
Audience: Adult, Teen

September 30, 2021

10:00am - 1:00pm
Join the Friends for their Summer Pop-up Book Sales! Look for them out on the esplanade Thursdays from 10 am-1 pm, July 8th-September 30th. *They will not have a sale on Thursday, September 2nd.* Cash or check only please.
Audience: Adult, Kids, Teen

September 30, 2021

4:00pm - 4:30pm
Join the teen librarian via Zoom or in person for book discussions, recommendations, and creative writing tips! This is a hybrid event and will be held on Zoom and in the Teen space. Registration is required. For more information and to register please email... Read more
Audience: Teen

October 02, 2021

10:15am - 11:00am
Please join us for Zumba in Wilcox Park on Saturday mornings with Yvonne Brown and Tina Pagliusi! Classes are FREE and will be held on the grassy area by the back of the pond, weather permitting.  "Zumba is a fitness program that combines Latin and international music with dance moves. Zumba... Read more
Audience: Adult, Teen

October 05, 2021

9:00am - 10:00am
We invite you to join us and Chelsea from Bluebird Yoga for an all levels (beginner friendly) yoga practice in the park Tuesdays at 9:00am! Wake up your body with a gentle stretch followed by flowing movement and strengthening. We will be meeting behind the pond, next to the big tree and near the... Read more
Audience: Adult, Teen

October 05, 2021

1:00pm - 4:00pm
During these challenging times individuals need assistance now more than ever. Our volunteer Community Resource Advocate, Susan Rosen, is available to offer help! Susan can be reached via email to offer guidance to connect you or loved ones with local resources available based on specific needs.... Read more
Audience: Adult, Teen

October 06, 2021

5:00pm - 7:00pm
This month's exhibit will be with local artist Nancy Young! Head to the Hoxie Gallery Wednesday, October 6th from 5-7 pm to "Meet the Artist". Her pieces can be viewed in the Hoxie Gallery through the month of October during library hours. About the artist: "Westerly native Nan... Read more
Audience: Adult, Kids, Teen

October 07, 2021

4:00pm - 4:30pm
Join us in the Teen space and create your own pride pin using our button maker and paint the rainbow! End times are approximate. Registration required. For more information and to register please email teens@westerlylibrary.org.
Audience: Teen

October 09, 2021

10:15am - 11:00am
Please join us for Zumba in Wilcox Park on Saturday mornings with Yvonne Brown and Tina Pagliusi! Classes are FREE and will be held on the grassy area by the back of the pond, weather permitting.  "Zumba is a fitness program that combines Latin and international music with dance moves. Zumba... Read more
Audience: Adult, Teen

October 11, 2021

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

October 12, 2021

9:00am - 10:00am
We invite you to join us and Chelsea from Bluebird Yoga for an all levels (beginner friendly) yoga practice in the park Tuesdays at 9:00am! Wake up your body with a gentle stretch followed by flowing movement and strengthening. We will be meeting behind the pond, next to the big tree and near the... Read more
Audience: Adult, Teen

October 12, 2021

1:00pm - 4:00pm
During these challenging times individuals need assistance now more than ever. Our volunteer Community Resource Advocate, Susan Rosen, is available to offer help! Susan can be reached via email to offer guidance to connect you or loved ones with local resources available based on specific needs.... Read more
Audience: Adult, Teen

October 13, 2021

9:30am - 10:00am
STRETCH & STRENGTHEN Ready for a workout that gets results and relieves pain & stiffness?! Get ready to dynamically strengthen and stretch to develop a strong, toned and elongated body with full range of motion! Spring into Summer ESSENTRICS featured at Wilcox Park! Heather Van Dam is a... Read more
Audience: Adult, Teen

October 14, 2021

4:00pm - 4:30pm
Do you have ideas for library programs or books to add to our collection? Join Teen Advisory Board (TAB) and work with fellow teens to impact what you see in Teen Space! This is a hybrid program and will be held on Zoom and in the Teen Space. End times are approximate. Registration is required. For... Read more
Audience: Teen

October 16, 2021

10:15am - 11:00am
Please join us for Zumba in Wilcox Park on Saturday mornings with Yvonne Brown and Tina Pagliusi! Classes are FREE and will be held on the grassy area by the back of the pond, weather permitting.  "Zumba is a fitness program that combines Latin and international music with dance moves. Zumba... Read more
Audience: Adult, Teen

October 18, 2021

9:00am - 7:30pm
In celebration of the spooky season, we have a special all-ages craft project: Mason Jar Scarecrows! Grab and Go kits will include all of the supplies you need to complete this fun craft, and a tutorial video will be available on our YouTube channel... Read more
Audience: Adult, Kids, Teen

October 19, 2021

9:00am - 10:00am
We invite you to join us and Chelsea from Bluebird Yoga for an all levels (beginner friendly) yoga practice in the park Tuesdays at 9:00am! Wake up your body with a gentle stretch followed by flowing movement and strengthening. We will be meeting behind the pond, next to the big tree and near the... Read more
Audience: Adult, Teen

October 19, 2021

10:00am - 10:30am
*Note we will be gathering in the Auditorium on the second floor this morning!* Join Sandy on Tuesdays and Meagan on Wednesdays at 10 am for a family storytime and craft to go! The program will be geared towards preschoolers but all ages are welcome.  *Please note: patrons will be in charge of... Read more
Audience: Adult, Kids, Teen

October 19, 2021

1:00pm - 4:00pm
During these challenging times individuals need assistance now more than ever. Our volunteer Community Resource Advocate, Susan Rosen, is available to offer help! Susan can be reached via email to offer guidance to connect you or loved ones with local resources available based on specific needs.... Read more
Audience: Adult, Teen

October 20, 2021

9:30am - 10:00am
STRETCH & STRENGTHEN Ready for a workout that gets results and relieves pain & stiffness?! Get ready to dynamically strengthen and stretch to develop a strong, toned and elongated body with full range of motion! Spring into Summer ESSENTRICS featured at Wilcox Park! Heather Van Dam is a... Read more
Audience: Adult, Teen
10:00am - 10:30am
*Note we will be gathering in the Auditorium on the second floor this morning!* Join Sandy on Tuesdays and Meagan on Wednesdays at 10 am for a family storytime and craft to go! The program will be geared towards preschoolers but all ages are welcome.  *Please note: patrons will be in charge of... Read more
Audience: Adult, Kids, Teen

October 21, 2021

9:00am - 7:30pm
Audience: Adult, Kids, Teen

October 21, 2021

4:00pm - 4:30pm
Join your teen librarians on Zoom or in-person to play some fun and weird virtual games! Play using a computer, smart phone, or tablet. If using Zoom, you will need two devices: one for the Zoom meeting and one for the game. This is a hybrid program and will be held on Zoom and in-person in the... Read more
Audience: Teen

October 22, 2021

9:00am - 5:30pm
Audience: Adult, Kids, Teen

October 23, 2021

9:00am - 3:30pm
Audience: Adult, Kids, Teen

October 23, 2021

10:15am - 11:00am
Please join us for Zumba in Wilcox Park on Saturday mornings with Yvonne Brown and Tina Pagliusi! Classes are FREE and will be held on the grassy area by the back of the pond, weather permitting.  "Zumba is a fitness program that combines Latin and international music with dance moves. Zumba... Read more
Audience: Adult, Teen
10:00am - 2:00pm
Please join us Saturday, October 23rd from 10 am-2 pm for our first annual Scarecrows in the Park! We will be set up along the center walkway in the meadow, and each plot with come with a wooden stake and hay to build your own scarecrow! Bring your own supplies to decorate your scarecrow, which... Read more
Audience: Adult, Kids, Teen

October 25, 2021

9:00am - 7:30pm
Audience: Adult, Kids, Teen

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