SECOND SATURDAY AUTHOR SERIES – TAYLOR POLITES
Saturday, March 14th, 2pm
Taylor will be discussing his novel published by Simon & Shuster in 2012, The Rebel Wife. “Brimming with atmosphere and edgy suspense, The Rebel Wife presents a young widow trying to survive in the violent world of Reconstruction Alabama, where the old gentility masks continuing violence fueled by hatred, treachery, and still powerful secrets.” Books will be available for purchase and signing. Free. No registration necessary.
MOVIE NIGHT – BIG HERO 6
Friday, March 20th, 6pm
Come check out our brand-new screen, projector and surround-sound system, purchased with a grant from the Champlin Foundation! Popcorn and lemonade will be served. Bring your own sleeping bag and pillow to get cozy. All ages.
When a criminal plot threatens the hi-tech metropolis of San Fransokyo, brilliant young robotics whiz Hiro Hamada (voice of Ryan Potter) leaps into action with his tech-savvy friends, and his robot companion Baymax (voice of Scott Adsit) in Disney Animation’s adaptation of the popular Marvel Comics series. PG. 102 min.
Saturday, March 28th, 12pm-3pm
-Drop in minecraft crafts—pickaxes, redstones and Creeper wristbands.
-Minecraft demo game on the big screen
-Visit with Sean Fay Wolfe, Rhode Island teen author of the Quest for Justice, Book One in the MINECRAFT Elementia Chronicles trilogy.
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 (firstname.lastname@example.org) 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