Find our current Teen and Ages 10+ Activity guides here:

Winter programs for teens & tweens




 Tuesday Crafts

at Riverside Branch Library

Ages 10+ – Registration required.  Call 401-433-4877 to register.


potted air plant window charm craft Potted Air Plant Window Charms

March 27, 3:00-4:00 – Design and construct living window displays using recycled beverage cups, air plants, moss, and other materials.  We will attach each pot to clear line with hooks for you to hang.



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Tuesdays, January 23, February 20, March 27, 5:30-7:30pm, drop-in at Weaver Library


This monthly event will allow you to earn community service hours for meeting with the Teen Librarian to discuss what is new at school and which programs/materials/services you would like to see provided by the library.  We may also work on other service activities.  Snacks provided.


Additional opportunities for East Providence students to earn community service hours for High School or Confirmation requirements:

@Weaver Library

Thursdays, 1/11, 2/8, 3/8, 2:30-4:30pm

@Riverside Branch Library

Mondays, 1/8, 2/12, 3/12, 5:30-7:30pm

Fridays, 1/12, 2/23, 3/9, 2:30-4:30pm

Saturday, 1/13, 2/10, 3/10, 10:00-noon


Or call 401-434-2453 to set up an individual appointment.



The library matches volunteers, ages 13-adult, with elementary school children to read together for one hour each week at the library.  Teens can fill out an application in the Children’s Room @ Weaver Library to be a Reading Buddy.  Reading Buddies must be willing to commit to 1 hour per week for at least 3 months.

Volunteer Reading Buddy application



Be sure to check out additional programming at our Fuller Creative Learning Center

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

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Fuller Creative Learning Center March-April brochure



Do you have fines on your library card?

Read Down Your Fines logoKids, 18 and younger, can “pay” their overdue fines by reading in the library.

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