CASEY FARM PROJECT CHICK
Friday, April 25th, 10AM
An educator from Casey Farm will be bringing Dominique chicks and eggs to the library to talk about bird life cycles and the farm life of a free range chicken in this hands-on program (you will hold chicks!). Free. All ages.
Stop by to play a game of chess—or learn how! Chess enthusiast Aidan Sowa will be
facilitating this program and on-hand to play a game and instruct beginning chess players. All levels of play welcome.
Ages 6 and up.
Saturdays at 10AM beginning January 4th
Imagine, dream, design and build—come play and construct with our Legos® in the Children’s Room!
Creations will be displayed at the library.
No registration necessary.
Ages 5 and up.
Wednesdays from 3PM-7PM
We’ll answer your tech help questions,
*How do I set up an email account?
*How do I download free library books to my e-reader or tablet using E-Zone?
*How do I download free audiobooks to my iPod?
No registration necessary
MOVIE NIGHT: CAPTAIN PHILLIPS
Wednesday, April 30th, 7PM
The true story of Richard Phillips, a U.S. cargo-ship captain who surrendered himself to Somali pirates so that his crew would be freed. Starring Tom Hanks. Join us at the library to eat popcorn and watch a movie on the “big” screen. PG-13, 133 min.
SECOND SATURDAYS AUTHOR EVENT
Saturday, May 10, 2PM
Heather Sullivan with the Origami Poetry Project.
Heather will be reading from her chapbook, These Onyx Hours.
Open mic to follow.
Books will be available for purchase & signing.
Juice and cookies will be served.
No fee charged and no pre-registration necessary.
Stoytime is held Mondays and Fridays at 10:15.
Stories and crafts are appropriate for 2-6 year-olds, but we encourage all ages to participate. Each session is about 30 to 45 minutes long and includes songs, rhymes, fingerplays, flannelboards, several books, and a craft! Please stop by the library, email us (firstname.lastname@example.org) or call to sign up (884-5524). Drop-ins are also welcome at any session.
E-Books AVAILABLE Through E-Zone
If you have a Kindle, Nook, iPad or other e-reader you can download e-books for free through Ocean State Libraries E-Zone.
AskRI: Rhode Island’s Online Reference Resource Center
RI makes available to all residents several online reference resources through the AskRI.org website. This includes:
- Heritage Quest - search your genealogy
- Homework Help RI - Live, one-on-one online help every day from 2PM-10PM
- Learning Express - Practice tests (SAT, ACT, GED, Civil Service Exams, etc.)
- Mango Languages - online language learning system – available as an iPhone app, too!