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 Spring 2017 Children’s Activities Flyer


 MUSICAL STORYTIME with Miss Lindsay!

Lindsay Meehan music for children

Thursday, May 18, 10:00 at Weaver Library


For families with babies – age 8
Arrive early.  Space is limited.

Join musician and educator, Lindsay Meehan, for a musical road trip full of song, dance, and stories.  We’ll travel south, stopping off in New York, the Appalachian Mountains, and New Orleans (in time for a Mardi Gras parade) — all without leaving the library!




Crafts & More

@ Riverside Branch Library


Click here for all ages crafts.



Click here for crafts for kids ages 10+.


Kids Reading Across RI Book Discussion & Game

Tuesday, May 16, 3:30-4:30

For grades 3-6 @ Weaver Library

Kinds in grades 3-6 are invited to join us for a lively discussion and fun games relating to the KRARI book:  Save Me a Seat by Sarah Weeks & Gita Varadarajan.

The first 12 to register will receive a free copy of the book.  Please take a book only if you are committed to attending the program.

REGISTER:  Call 401-434-2453.          Book Save Me a Seat


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January 18 – May 11


Weaver Library

Wednesdays, 6:30pm, ages 2-6

Thursdays, 9:30am, birth – 36 months

Thursdays, 10:30am, ages 3-6

Riverside Branch Library

Wednesdays, 9:30am, birth – 36 months

*Storytimes will not meet during school vacation weeks (Feb. 20-24 & Apr. 17-21).*

Drone Club

Grades 4+

Mondays, 3:30-4:30, April 24 – May 22

@ Fuller Creative Learning Center

(260 Dover Ave., East Providence, RI, 401-228-3903)

Test drive a variety of drones and have fun trying out stunts and flips, taking aerial photos and more.  All levels welcome.

REGISTER:  Call 401-228-3903 or










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Fuller Creative Learning Center Spring activities brochure

Email to register.


Fuller Creative Learning Center – 260 Dover Ave., East Providence, RI

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Thursdays @ Riverside Branch Library

All movies are rated PG.  Snacks are



May 25, 6:00 – Lost & Lost & Found movieFound Adventure/Family/Mystery (2016, 90 min.)

June 8, 5:45 – Disney’s Queen of Katwe Queen of Katwe movieBiography/Drama/Sport (2016, 124 min.)







The library matches volunteers, age 13 – adult, with younger children to read together for one hour each week at the library.  Call 434-2453 for more information.

Volunteer Reading Buddy application

Student Reading Buddy application

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Do you have fines on your library card?

girl with surprised lookKids, 18 and younger, can “pay” their

overdue fines by rread down your fineseading in the library.

Just tell a librarian when you start and finish reading, and we will waive $1 for every 30 minutes of reading.


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