Find our current Children’s Activity guides here:

 Fall 2016 Children’s Activities Brochure

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Use your library card to get help with homework, studying for an exam, or understanding today’s lesson.  Math, Science, Social Studies, and English – all levels including AP.

LIVE HOMEWORK HELP tutors are available every day from 2:00pm to 10:00pm.





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Fuller Creative Learning Center activities brochure



music for preschoolersIntroduction to Music

Wednesdays, October 12-November 19, 11:00-11:30am

Children, ages 3-5, will be introduced to music concepts such as melody, tempo, rhythm and dynamics.  All while learning songs and using simple instruments.

Email to register.


jackolantern carvingJack-o-lantern Carving Workshop

Fridays, October 14, 21, 28, 6-7:30pm

You will need to pick the date for the design you are interested in carving with the corresponding level.  Email for more information.

This event is for adults and families.  All children must be accompanied by an adult.

B.Y.O.P. (Bring your own pumpkin).  Pumpkin size should be medium to large for adequate carving.

Email to register.

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

 Storytime_logo smSeptember 14 – December 1

Storytimes include stories, songs, music, dancing, and a simple craft or activity.

Registration is not required.

Wednesdays, 9:30am, birth – 36 months at Riverside Branch
Wednesdays, 6:30pm, ages 2-6 at Weaver Library
Thursdays, 9:30am, birth – 36 months at Weaver Library
Thursdays, 10:30am, ages 3-6 at Weaver Library





at Riverside Branch

Wednesdays, 3:00-4:30 for all ages

Nov. 2 – BINGO! – Win prizes!

Nov. 16 – Candy Corn Turkey Craft – Make a cute turkey using yummy candy corn.

Dec. 14 – Tissue Paper Holiday Trees – Use colorful tissue paper to make a beautiful winter scene.

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@ Riverside Branch Library

Snacks provided.

Toy story of terrorFriday, October 28, 3:00-4:30pm – Halloween Movies: Toy Story of Terror & more!

Animation/Short/Adventure (2013, rated G, 22 min.)

Another short Halloween classic will be shown, plus snacks and a Halloween-themed activity!  Costumes welcome, but not required.

The Jungle BookThursday, November 17, 6:00pm – The Jungle Book

Adventure/Drama/Family (2016, rated PG, 106 min.)




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Mondays, 3:15-4:30

Nov. 7 – 28; & Sat., Dec. 3, 10:00-noon

Grade 4 & up @ Weaver Library

Week 1, 11/17:  “Take-Apart”: completely disassemble electronics

Week 2, 11/14:  Expand your coding skills with online coding games.

Week 3, 11/21:  Minecraft

Week 4, 11/28:  Make your own circuit.

Week 5, 12/3: Raspberry Pi Robots Workshop presented by an instructor from the RI Computer Museum.

REGISTER:  Call 401-434-2453.  Limited to 15.

International games day Saturday, November 19

10:00-noon @ Weaver Library

2:00-4:00 @ Riverside Branch Library

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Play games!  Board games (checkers, chess & more!), Wii games (Pokemon, Just Dance & more!).  Plus catch as many Pokemon as you can.  We will lure  new Pokemon to the library.  Bring your Smartphone with the Pokemon GO app already installed.

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Tuesdays, Nov. 15*, 22, 29 & Dec. 6

3:00-4:30 @ Weaver Library

*Nov. 15 will meet 3:30-4:30.

Drop-in creative art experiences for children with caregivers designed to inspire the creative process.  A different art medium each week.  Water colors, clay and more!


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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