Upcoming Events

The library will be Closed Monday, January 16th for Martin Luther King, Jr. Day

CRAFT AND COLOR
Wednesdays, 6pm-7pm
Drop-in for coloring and crafting.  We’ll provide coloring and crafting supplies, warm drinks, and refreshments.  Get started on a new project or bring one you’re working on.

STORYTIME
Mondays and Fridays at 10am
Mondays at 1pm*

Stories and crafts are geared toward 2-6 year-olds, but we encourage all ages to participate. Each session is 45 to 60 minutes long and includes songs, rhymes, fingerplays, flannelboards, several books, and a craft! Please email us (staff@davisvillefreelibrary.org) or call to sign up (884-5524). Drop-ins are also welcome at any session.
*Mondays at 1pm is a new time added for a six week session, January 9-February 27.

PANCAKES & PICTURE BOOKS
Saturday, January 28th, 10-11am
Listen to pancake stories during a special Saturday morning pancake-themed storytime, then join us for a pancake feast!  Pajamas are optional.  Stories selected for ages 2-6, but all ages are welcome.  Please call the library to sign up – 884-5524.

MOVIE NIGHT:  STORKS (PG)
Friday, February 3rd, 6pm
Storks have moved on from delivering babies to packages. But when an order for a baby appears, the best delivery stork must scramble to fix the error by delivering the baby. 87 min.  Join us for popcorn and a movie on our big screen!  Refreshments provided.

UKULELE WITH TRIPP HUTCHINSON
Wednesday, February 22nd, 5:30pm-6:30pm
Do you play ukulele?  Would you like to learn more about this fun, easy, and portable instrument?  Come play along, sing along, or just listen as Tripp Hutchinson introduces us to the many charms of the ukulele.  Tripp has a B.A. in Music Theory and has been playing and teaching ukulele for several years.  He is a member of the Kingston Ukulele Workshop.  All ages!

LEGO® MAKERS CLUB
Anytime!
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.

TECH NIGHT@DFL
Wednesdays from 3pm-7pm
We’ll answer your tech help questions,
such as:
*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?
*And more…
No registration necessary

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AMAZON SMILE
Did you know that you can start your Amazon shopping at Amazon Smile and .5% of your eligible purchases will be donated to the Davisville Library?  It’s easy!  Click here to try it out.

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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.

 

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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:

      • 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
401-884-5524
staff@davisvillefreelibrary.org