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  • Your Backyard Urban Forest – A Virtual Talk
    6:00 pm-7:00 pm
    Thursday, April 1, 2021

    Join EP Urban Forest to learn about key native trees and shrubs for your home garden. From Rhode Island Reds to Woody plants, native plant horticulturalist Sally Johnson will help folks select native trees and shrubs that meet specific conditions and provide the greatest ecological benefit in your backyard. Those who register for this event will receive the link prior to the talk. 

  • Air Fryer 101
    6:00 pm-7:00 pm
    Thursday, April 1, 2021

    Air fryers have taken the cooking world by storm and for good reason. The food is healthier, they’re easy to use, and easy to clean. Whether you have an air fryer and want to expand on your knowledge or are merely curious about what the hype is all about, join us for this 3-week series as we explain features and show you a new recipe each week! Those who register will receive the Zoom link prior to the event.

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  • Stop Motion Animation – Virtual Series
    3:30 pm-4:30 pm
    Wednesday, April 7, 2021

    Kids age 8 and up are invited join us for this virtual program to create your own movie clips! Develop characters, formulate a story and explore the Stop Motion animation app. Then use the app to take a series of shots of toys, building blocks, small objects, drawings or people and watch the app bring them to life! Registration is required by completing the form below. A Zoom meeting link will be sent to participants prior to the program.

    Stop Motion Animation

    You are registering for a 4 week series.













  • Library Board of Trustees meeting
    4:30 pm-5:45 pm
    Wednesday, April 7, 2021

    Library Board of Trustees will meet at 4:30 pm

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  • Cake Baking Science
    3:30 pm-4:30 pm
    Friday, April 9, 2021

     

    How does raw, liquid batter transform into a delicious and delicate sponge dessert? It may seem like magic–but it’s actually science!  Join us for this virtual 4-week series to bake a different cake each week and learn the chemistry and physics behind the ingredients while it’s in the oven. Ingredient lists and Zoom meeting information will be emailed prior to the program. Registration is required by completing the form below. Ages 8+.

     

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  • Take and Make – Flower String Art
    9:00 am-10:00 am
    Monday, April 12, 2021

     

    Create a pretty spring flower using yarn or string!

    Pick up this craft kit any time at Weaver Library starting Monday, April 12th and make it on your own with simple instructions.  You will need scotch tape, glue, and scissors. (Very young children may need assistance.)

    No registration required but supplies are limited. First come, first served.

  • 1:1 Device Advice
    10:00 am-12:00 pm
    Monday, April 12, 2021

    Drop in with your device (mobile/ cell phone, tablet, iPad, laptop, Chromebook, etc.) for 1:1 assistance managing and troubleshooting apps, personal information, and projects.

  • Free Vaccine Card Laminating
    11:00 am-1:00 pm
    Monday, April 12, 2021
    475 Bullocks Point Ave Riverside, RI 02915

    Free vaccine card laminating(1)

    Bring your completed vaccine card during the following hours for free laminating.

    Riverside Branch Library
    Monday, April 12th & 26th – 11am -1pm

  • Digital Art for Children
    3:30 pm-4:30 pm
    Monday, April 12, 2021

    Claire, a patron of Fuller and a digital artist for years, will show children ages 8+ how to use IBIS paint X in this 3-week virtual series. Using this free software, children will learn how to use the tools to begin creating their own digital masterpieces! Children may use a computer, but an iPad, tablet, or smartphone is recommended for this series. Those who register will receive the Zoom link prior to the event.

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  • Stop Motion Animation – Virtual Series
    3:30 pm-4:30 pm
    Wednesday, April 14, 2021

    Kids age 8 and up are invited join us for this virtual program to create your own movie clips! Develop characters, formulate a story and explore the Stop Motion animation app. Then use the app to take a series of shots of toys, building blocks, small objects, drawings or people and watch the app bring them to life! Registration is required by completing the form below. A Zoom meeting link will be sent to participants prior to the program.

    Stop Motion Animation

    You are registering for a 4 week series.













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  • Pandemic Pick Me Up – Virtual Talk w/ Maria Holme
    6:00 pm-7:00 pm
    Thursday, April 15, 2021

    It’s been a long 12 months and we need to recharge. Enjoy this virtual event by Maria Holme, owner of Your Next Step, as she shares stories of how she gets unstuck while the world feels stuck around her! Attending this virtual event will provide insight into her practices of mindfulness, creative outlets, acts of kindness, building a personal community, and so much more. Those who register will receive the Zoom link prior to the event. 

    Pandemic Pick Me Up

    Please enter only one name per registration. Thank you.







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  • Free Vaccine Card Laminating
    10:00 am-12:00 pm
    Friday, April 16, 2021
    41 Grove Avenue, East Providence RI 02914

    Free vaccine card laminating(1)

    Bring your completed vaccine card during the following hours for free laminating.
    Weaver Library
    Friday, April 16th -10am-12pm
    Saturday, April 24th – 10pm to 12pm

    Riverside Branch Library
    Monday, April 12th & 26th – 11am -1pm

  • Easy Mexican Dishes – Virtual Series
    3:30 pm-4:30 pm
    Friday, April 16, 2021

    Let’s get cooking! Tex-Mex food is easy to cook and makes a delicious snack! Kids ages 6 and up can join us for this virtual 3-week series to practice cooking skills while learning recipes for nachos, quesadillas and more! Adult supervision is recommended. Registration is required by completing the form below. A Zoom meeting link will be emailed to participants prior to the program.

    Easy Mexican Dishes

    You are registering for a 3 week series.













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  • Take and Make – Bird Nest Craft
    9:00 am-10:00 am
    Monday, April 19, 2021

    Nesting birds announce spring! Celebrate the season with this nature craft!

    Pick up this craft kit any time at Weaver Library starting Monday, April 19th and make it on your own with simple instructions.  You will need crayons, glue, and scissors. (Very young children may need assistance.)

    No registration required but supplies are limited. First come, first served.

  • 1:1 Device Advice
    10:00 am-12:00 pm
    Monday, April 19, 2021

    Drop in with your device (mobile/ cell phone, tablet, iPad, laptop, Chromebook, etc.) for 1:1 assistance managing and troubleshooting apps, personal information, and projects.

  • Watercolors for Kids
    3:30 pm-4:30 pm
    Monday, April 19, 2021

    Watercolor painting is a fun and inexpensive way for kids to get creative without the mess of acrylic paint or pastels. During this 3-week series, kids age 7 and up will explore watercolor techniques, experiment with this easy to use medium and follow along with video tutorials to create watercolor masterpieces. Kids will need the following supplies: watercolor set, brush and watercolor paper or cardstock. Registration is required by completing the form below. Those registered will receive a Zoom meeting link by email prior to the program.

    Watercolor for Kids













  • Book Club: April Virtual Discussion (Monday evening)
    6:30 pm-7:30 pm
    Monday, April 19, 2021

    Join us as we explore a new kind of book club at East Providence Public Library! We will be reading Tomorrow Will Be Better by Betty Smith and discussing it virtually via Zoom. Stop by Weaver Library to pickup a copy or download the title from eZone. Registration is required and the Zoom link will be emailed to you prior to the discussion.







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  • Toddler/Preschool Storytime on Zoom
    10:00 am-10:30 am
    Tuesday, April 20, 2021

    Join Miss Pam to listen to a story, sing together, and do a lot of silly dancing. 

    Register below, up to one hour before the program start, and the Zoom link will be emailed to you prior to the program.

  • CANCELED – Girl Scouts present INSECT Adventure! (on Zoom)
    3:45 pm-4:25 pm
    Tuesday, April 20, 2021

    Learn. Grow. Explore. Join us for a look at bugs! We will read a book about a grouchy ladybug, learn a fun insect song, and make our very own butterfly.

    The Girl Scouts of Southeastern New England are presenting this fun program for kids in PreK – grade 1.

    All genders are welcome.

    We’re sorry, but the presenter had to cancel this program.

  • Virtual Paint Nights
    6:00 pm-7:00 pm
    Tuesday, April 20, 2021

    Join us for this two part virtual paint series! Follow along with a step-by-step video tutorial for an acrylic paint project. We’ll begin on April 20 and complete the project on April 27. Attendance at both nights is recommended but not required. Participants will need: an acrylic paint set, brushes and a canvas or thick paper. A Zoom link will be emailed prior to the program. Register by completing the form below.

    April Paint Nights

    Please enter only one name per registration. Thank you.







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  • Book Club: April Virtual Discussion (Wednesday afternoon)
    2:00 pm-3:00 pm
    Wednesday, April 21, 2021

    Join us as we explore a new kind of book club at East Providence Public Library! We will be reading Tomorrow Will Be Better by Betty Smith and discussing it virtually via Zoom. Stop by Weaver Library to pickup a copy or download the title from eZone. Registration is required and the Zoom link will be emailed to you prior to the discussion.







  • Stop Motion Animation – Virtual Series
    3:30 pm-4:30 pm
    Wednesday, April 21, 2021

    Kids age 8 and up are invited join us for this virtual program to create your own movie clips! Develop characters, formulate a story and explore the Stop Motion animation app. Then use the app to take a series of shots of toys, building blocks, small objects, drawings or people and watch the app bring them to life! Registration is required by completing the form below. A Zoom meeting link will be sent to participants prior to the program.

    Stop Motion Animation

    You are registering for a 4 week series.













  • Dave Marchetti presents ANIMAL EXPERIENCES on Zoom
    6:30 pm-7:30 pm
    Wednesday, April 21, 2021

    Meet Dave’s animal friends including turtles, lizards, snakes, amphibians, and a few furry animals.

    The goal of Animal Experiences is to help children and adults learn about, explore, and develop a deep appreciation for reptiles, amphibians, and other small animals without being afraid of them.

    Register below, up to an hour before program start time, to receive a Zoom link.

    • Please enter a number from 1 to 30.
    • Please enter a number from 1 to 30.

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  • Maria Lawton “The Azorean Greenbean” Virtual Cook-Along
    6:00 pm-7:00 pm
    Thursday, April 22, 2021

    Maria Lawton, author of Azorean Cooking and host of Emmy-nominated cooking & travel series Maria’s Portuguese Table, will make a childhood favorite dish – chicken and potatoes! However, this chicken and potatoes dish is on a whole new level as Maria will show you how to incorporate lemon and egg. Those who register for this virtual program will receive the full ingredients list ahead of time along with the Zoom link they will need to participate.

    Azorean Greenbean

    Please enter only one name per registration. Thank you.







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  • Easy Mexican Dishes – Virtual Series
    3:30 pm-4:30 pm
    Friday, April 23, 2021

    Let’s get cooking! Tex-Mex food is easy to cook and makes a delicious snack! Kids ages 6 and up can join us for this virtual 3-week series to practice cooking skills while learning recipes for nachos, quesadillas and more! Adult supervision is recommended. Registration is required by completing the form below. A Zoom meeting link will be emailed to participants prior to the program.

    Easy Mexican Dishes

    You are registering for a 3 week series.













  • Adult Grab and Go Craft – Origami
    6:30 pm-8:00 pm
    Friday, April 23, 2021

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    Join us on Zoom, Friday April 23 at 6:30 for a virtual craft and conversation session.

    After you register you may pick up your supplies from the Weaver Library.

    Supplies are limited, and will be available to pick up starting on April 12th

    If you wish to provide your own supplies and still join the fun you can email mperry@eplib.org for the Zoom link.

    Grab and Go: Adult Craft : Origami

    Adult Craft

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  • Take and Make – Spring Tissue Hugger Craft
    9:00 am-10:00 am
    Monday, April 26, 2021

    Bring spring inside your home with a birdsong or butterfly tissue hugger craft!

    Pick up this craft kit any time at Weaver Library starting Monday, April 26th and make it on your own with simple instructions.  No scissors or glue needed! (Very young children may need assistance.)

    No registration required but supplies are limited. First come, first served.

  • 1:1 Device Advice
    10:00 am-12:00 pm
    Monday, April 26, 2021

    Drop in with your device (mobile/ cell phone, tablet, iPad, laptop, Chromebook, etc.) for 1:1 assistance managing and troubleshooting apps, personal information, and projects.

  • Free Vaccine Card Laminating
    11:00 am-1:00 pm
    Monday, April 26, 2021
    475 Bullocks Point Ave Riverside, RI 02915

    Free vaccine card laminating(1)

    Bring your completed vaccine card during the following hours for free laminating.

    Riverside Branch Library
    Monday, April 26th – 11am -1pm

  • Watercolors for Kids
    3:30 pm-4:30 pm
    Monday, April 26, 2021

    Watercolor painting is a fun and inexpensive way for kids to get creative without the mess of acrylic paint or pastels. During this 3-week series, kids age 7 and up will explore watercolor techniques, experiment with this easy to use medium and follow along with video tutorials to create watercolor masterpieces. Kids will need the following supplies: watercolor set, brush and watercolor paper or cardstock. Registration is required by completing the form below. Those registered will receive a Zoom meeting link by email prior to the program.

    Watercolor for Kids













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  • Toddler/Preschool Storytime on Zoom
    10:00 am-10:30 am
    Tuesday, April 27, 2021

    Join Miss Pam to listen to a story, sing together, and do a lot of silly dancing. 

    Register below, up to one hour before the program start, and the Zoom link will be emailed to you prior to the program.

    Storytime on Zoom April 27

  • Virtual Paint Nights
    6:00 pm-7:00 pm
    Tuesday, April 27, 2021

    Join us for part two of April’s virtual paint series! Follow along with a step-by-step video tutorial for an acrylic paint project. Attendance at both nights is recommended but not required. Email fullercreativelearning@gmail.com to join us for one of nights (we will send you the previous session information to catch up). Participants will need: an acrylic paint set, brushes and a canvas or thick paper. A Zoom link will be emailed prior to the program. Register by completing the form below.

    April Paint Nights

    Please enter only one name per registration. Thank you.







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  • Alzheimer’s Association RI Chapter: (Virtual) Community Forum
    12:00 pm-1:00 pm
    Wednesday, April 28, 2021

    There are now 6.2M seniors living with Alzheimer’s in the US; 24,000 in RI. The emotional and financial burden continues to grow as just this year, total payments for caring for Americans over 65 with dementia is estimated at $355 billion. Join our virtual community forum with the Alzheimer’s Association RI Chapter to learn more and have your questions answered. Those who register will receive the link prior to the event.

    alzheimer's association RI chapter

    Please enter only one name per registration. Thank you.







  • Stop Motion Animation – Virtual Series
    3:30 pm-4:30 pm
    Wednesday, April 28, 2021

    Kids age 8 and up are invited join us for this virtual program to create your own movie clips! Develop characters, formulate a story and explore the Stop Motion animation app. Then use the app to take a series of shots of toys, building blocks, small objects, drawings or people and watch the app bring them to life! Registration is required by completing the form below. A Zoom meeting link will be sent to participants prior to the program.

    Stop Motion Animation

    You are registering for a 4 week series.













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  • Easy Mexican Dishes – Virtual Series
    3:30 pm-4:30 pm
    Friday, April 30, 2021

    Let’s get cooking! Tex-Mex food is easy to cook and makes a delicious snack! Kids ages 6 and up can join us for this virtual 3-week series to practice cooking skills while learning recipes for nachos, quesadillas and more! Adult supervision is recommended. Registration is required by completing the form below. A Zoom meeting link will be emailed to participants prior to the program.

    Easy Mexican Dishes

    You are registering for a 3 week series.













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