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10/29/2015 - November Activities at our Public Libraries


MINECRAFT for grades 1-4 @Weaver Library
Tuesday, 11/3, 3:00-4:30 (drop-in)
Register: Call 434-2453.
Play Minecraft and make a Minecraft-themed craft.

BINGO for kids! @Riverside Branch Library
Wednesday, November 4, 3:00-4:30 (drop-in)
Play BINGO! Win prizes!

Babysitting Course
Ages 10+
Saturday, November 7, 10:00-2:00 @Riverside Branch Library
Register: Call 433-4877.
CCRI Pediatric Nursing students present a day of hands-on babysitting training. Participants will gain the knowledge and skills to safely and responsibly care for children, toddlers, and infants.
Certificate awarded upon completion.
Bring your lunch.

Recycled Creations for grades 1-5 @Weaver Library
Tuesday, November 10, 3:00-4:30 (drop-in)
Use recycled materials (like boxes, tubes, ribbons, and much more!) to create interesting and unique crafts.

Weekly Storytimes - September 16 through December 3, 2015
No advance registration is necessary. Half hour storytimes include stories, songs, crafts, and other activities.
Wednesdays, 9:30am, ages birth - 36 months @ Riverside Branch Library
Wednesdays, 6:30pm, ages 2 – 6 @ Weaver Library
Thursdays, 9:30am, ages birth – 36 months @ Weaver Library
Thursdays, 10:30am, ages 3 – 6 @ Weaver Library

Movies For All Ages On The Big Screen
Thursdays, 6:00 @Riverside
All movies are rated PG.
Nov. 5 – Belle (2014, 104 min.)
Dec. 17 – Elf (2003, 97 min.)

Coding Club @Weaver
Ages 10+
Mondays, 11/9, 3:30-4:30
No registration needed.
Learn the basics of code through hands-on activities and the use of technology. All experience levels are welcome.

Writing Workshop @Weaver
Ages 10+
Mondays, 11/16, 12/7, 3:30-4:30
No registration needed.
Fun, creative writing exercises, free books, snacks, and activities to spark your creativity.

International Games Day
Saturday, November 21, 2:00-4:00 @Weaver Library & Riverside Branch Library
All ages (kids & adults) are invited to play both traditional board games and computer games. Snacks provided.

MINECRAFT for ages 10+ @Riverside Branch Library
Tuesday, November 17, 3:00-4:30
Limited to 12. Register: Call 433-4877.

MINECRAFT for ages 10+ @Weaver
Mondays, 11/30, 12/14, 3:00-4:30
No registration needed.
Play Minecraft, make a Minecraft-themed craft, and share snacks with new friends.

Candy Jar Turkey Craft for all ages @Riverside Branch Library
Wednesday, November 18, Drop-in between 3:00-4:30pm

Reading Buddies
The library matches volunteers, ages 13-adult, with elementary school children to read together for one hour each week at the library. For more information, call or stop into the Weaver Library (434-2453).

$$$ Read Down Your Fines $$$
Kids 16 and younger can “pay” their overdue fines by reading in the library. Just tell a librarian before you start reading, and when you finish reading, and we will waive $1 for every 30 minutes of reading.

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Weaver Memorial Library, 41 Grove Ave., East Providence, RI 401-434-2453
Monday – Thursday 9-8; Friday & Saturday 9-5, Sunday 1:00-5:00

Riverside Branch Library, 475 Bullocks Point Ave., Riverside, RI 401-433-4877
Monday – Thursday 9-8; Friday & Saturday 10-5

For more information, contact the location where the activity is being held, or the main Youth Services Department at 401-434-2453.