Teens

 

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

Spring programs for teens & tweens

 


 

Babysitting Course – Safe Sitter® Class

Saturday, June 9, 9:30-4:00 at Weaver Library

or Monday, June 25, 11:00-5:30 at Riverside Branch Library

Click here for more information.

 

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Tuesday, May 22, 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

Thursday, 5/24, 2:30-4:30pm

@Riverside Branch Library

Mondays, 5/14, 6/4, 5:30-7:30pm

Fridays, 5/18, 6/1, 2:30-4:30pm

Saturday, 5/19, 10:00-noon

 

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

 

VOLUNTEER TO BE A READING BUDDY

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

 


Spring Seed Bombs

Tuesday, May 15, 3:00-4:00 at Riverside Branch Library

Make seed bombs to scatter and plant in this fun workshop using clay, soil, and a variety of seeds.

Call 401-433-4877 to register.

 

 


 

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.