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SECOND SATURDAYS AUTHOR SERIES – JON LAND
Saturday, May 9th, 2pm
Best-selling author Jon Land will read from and discuss his latest action-thriller Black Scorpion: The Tyrant Reborn. Free refreshments. No registration necessary.
BOOK, BAKE AND PLANT SALE
Saturday, May 16th, 9am-2pm, Rain or Shine
This is our semi-annual sale featuring used adult and children’s books – $1/hardcover, $.50/paperback, $.50 all children’s books. We will also be selling baked goods, locally made crafts, and plants. Come and check out our tag sale, too! All proceeds benefit the library.
MOVIE NIGHT – INTO THE WOODS
Friday, May 29th, 6pm
A witch tasks a childless baker and his wife with procuring magical items from classic fairy tales to reverse the curse put on their family tree – adapted from the musical by Stephen Sondheim. PG. 125 minutes. Join us for popcorn and a movie on our new big screen.
LEGO® MAKERS CLUB
Imagine, design and build—come play and construct with our LEGOs® in the Children’s Room! The library received a gift of over 1,000 LEGO® bricks for our Makers to use in their creations! Share your project at the library—display space available.
Mondays and Fridays at 10am – ***Winter Storytime will begin on Monday, January 5th***
Stories and crafts are geared toward 2-6 year-olds, but we encourage all ages to participate. Each session is about 45 to 60 minutes long and includes songs, rhymes, fingerplays, flannelboards, several books, and a craft! Please stop by the library, email us (email@example.com) or call to sign up (884-5524). Drop-ins are also welcome at any session.
THANK YOU, AGGIE BARNES!
Aggie Barnes, of A. Barnes Creative Solutions, donated her time and expertise to create a new logo for the library (see left)! We are thrilled to have a professional logo to help promote the library. Visit abarnescreative.com for more information on Aggie’s local graphic design business.
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
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!
Davisville Free Library
481 Davisville Road, North Kingstown, RI 02852