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Click here to see all of our WINTER 2016 ACTIVITIES FOR TEENS.


 Fused Glass Class

Wednesday, February 17, 6:00-7:00pm @Weaver Library

Create an original dichroic fused glass pendant.  Come play with glass in a relaxed setting in this easy, fun class.  All materials included.

Presented by RI artist Deenie Pacik Giuliano.dichroic glass

REGISTER:  Call 434-2453.





Make Your Own Video Game Workshop

Thursday, February 18, 2:00-4:00pm

@Riverside Branch LibraryRI Computer Museum logo

REGISTER:  Call 433-4877.Scratch





Put down your controllers and learn the interactive software “Scratch” to create your own video game.  Presented by RI Computer Museum.



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CD art


Tuesday, March 8, 3:00-4:00 @Riverside Branch Library

Create beautiful art to hang on your wall using old CDs.





Thursdays @Riverside Library

All movies are rated PG (parental guidance suggested).  Snacks will be provided.

February 11, 6:00pm – Mr. Holmes – Drama/Mystery (2015, 104 min.)

March 17, 6:00pm – Pan – Adventure/Family/Fantasy (2015, 111 min.)


Check out LIVE HOMEWORK HELP to connect with tutors everyday from 2:00pm to 10:00pm.Live Homework Help

Get help with homework, studying for an exam, or understanding today’s lesson.  Math, Science, Social Studies, and English – all levels including AP.


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East Providence 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.



Wednesdays, 1/13, 2/10, 3/9, 4/13, 5:30-7:30pm

Fridays,   1/15, 2/26, 3/11, 2:30-4:30pm


Saturdays, 1/30, 2/13, 3/12, 4/23, 10:00-noon


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.


Do you have fines on your library card?

read down your finesKids 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.