Click here to see all of our SUMMER 2015 ACTIVITIES FOR KIDS 10+.
EARN PRIZES FOR READING!
Kids entering grades 6-12 may sign up for the Teen Summer Reading Program. Earn free books, raffle tickets to win gift cards, and other prizes.
2015 Summer Reading Lists
East Providence High School has released their upcoming Summer Reading List
Summer Reading for all incoming students in grades 6, 7, and 8 is suggested. Students may read books of their choice. Librarians at the public library are able to assist in choosing age/grade appropriate material.
Reports on the books students have read may be turned in to their ELA teacher by Friday, September 4th.
TEEN SAFE DRIVING PROGRAM
Parents and teens are invited to attend a free seminar on teen driving safety/distracted driving. Parents will also learn how they can save on car insurance for teen drivers. Seminar will be presented by Jennifer Bergeron of Liberty Mutual.
Saturday, September 26, 11:00 @Riverside Branch Library
BABYSITTING TRAINING CLASS
October 17 @ Weaver Library
REGISTER: Call 434-2453.
November 7 @ Riverside Branch Library
REGISTER: Call 433-4877.
WORKSHOPS FOR TEENS
AT THE RIVERSIDE BRANCH LIBRARY
Tuesday, November 17, 3:00-4:00 – MINECRAFT
REGISTER: Call 433-4877. Limited to 12.
Tuesday, December 15, 3:00-4:00 – MASON JAR LID ORNAMENTS
REGISTER: Call 433-4877. Limited to 10.
MOVIES – Thursdays, 6:00pm
All movies are rated PG. Snacks will be provided.
September 17 – Teen Beach Movie 2 (2014, 104 min.)
October 8 – Cinderella (2015, 112 min.)
November 5 – Belle (2013, 104 min.)
December 17 – Elf (2003, 95 min.)
HUNGER GAMES PARTY
Thursday, November 19, 5:00 @ Weaver Library
Food, games, music, and showing of the Mockingjay Part 1 movie.
Check out LIVE HOMEWORK HELP to connect with tutors everyday from 2:00pm to 10:00pm.
Get help with homework, studying for an exam, or understanding today’s lesson. Math, Science, Social Studies, and English – all levels including AP.
Teens can fulfill their community service hours at the library. Call our Teen Librarians, Meredith or Sharon, at 434-2453, to make an appointment for an individual community service project.
SCHEDULED COMMUNITY SERVICE DATES
Thursday, July 23, 2:00-4:00pm
Monday, July 27, 2:00-4:00pm
Monday, August 17, 2:00-4:00pm
Teens can also fill out an application in the Children’s Room @ Weaver Library to be a Reading Buddy. Reading Buddies must be 13 years old and willing to commit to 1 hour per week for at least 3 months.
Do you have fines on your library card?
Kids 16 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.