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  • Buy Your Tickets Now to One Summer Night in Wilcox Park $125.00 per ticket All Proceeds Benefit Westerly Library and Wilcox Park Click Here to purchase tickets   
  • Monday, July 16th at 6pm. Once a month, the Cookbook Club will meet in the 3rd floor Terrace Room from 6:00-7:30pm. Each meeting will focus on a different cookbook, which is made available for check-...
  • Join us on Tuesday, July 17th at 6pm.- Please register here for this lecture.  Pollinate New England is an initiative to raise awareness of the steep decline in the insects, birds, and other animals...
  • Register now! From June 28 to August 2, for six Thursday evenings this summer retired Naval Academy professor Bob Madison will offer a course in Literature of the Sea at the Westerly Public Library....

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July 16
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6:00pm - 7:30pm
If you're a fan of books and food, this club is for you! Once a month, the Cookbook Club meets in the 3rd floor Terrace Room. Each month we focus on a different cookbook: we choose recipes to prepare and share with the group, and discuss the cookbook over a delicious meal! This month, we will be...
July 17
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5:30pm - 7:30pm
Come to the library for our friendly knitting, crochet, needlework, and yarn craft club. Bring your project, share your techniques or learn a new skill as you social with other crafters. Join us on the second floor in the Reference Department any time between 5:30 pm and 7:30 pm every Tuesday.  ...
July 17
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6:00pm - 8:30pm
Join us on Tuesday, July 17th at 6pm.- Please register here for this lecture.  Pollinate New England is an initiative to raise awareness of the steep decline in the insects,...
July 17
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6:00pm - 7:45pm
Whether you're an amatuer quilter looking for advice, or an experienced one with throws on every piece of furniture in your home, you're welcome to join this casual club at the library.  Bring questions, ideas, and projects to work on while you socialize with the other quilters.   Meets every...
July 18
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6:00pm - 7:30pm
July 16
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10:00am - 11:00am
Come join us for some toe-tapping fun, with this participatory/interactive music program for parents and kids, birth to 5 years old.
July 16
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11:30am - 2:00pm
Summer Food Program Feeds Kids For Free With summer right around the corner, it’s time to think about keeping children healthy while school is out. Westerly Library & Wilcox Park provides free meals to children during the summer. This summer, FREE...
July 17
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10:00am - 12:00pm
  Animation Nation is back! Get ready to rock & roll through the summer with the return of our stop-motion film making program. Please pre-register. Only 25 slots available and they are sure to go fast! Ages 8-12.       Dates and times:   July 10        10am   July 17        10 am   July 24...
July 17
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10:00am - 11:00am
*PLEASE NOTE: THIS IS AT CRAIG FIELD Maurice performs a vaudevillian styled Juggling and Balloon variety show. The performance includes gravity defying juggling, amazing balloon twisting, a little balloon magic, and lots of laughs. After the performance Maurice can teach a balloon...
July 17
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11:30am - 2:00pm
Summer Food Program Feeds Kids For Free With summer right around the corner, it’s time to think about keeping children healthy while school is out. Westerly Library & Wilcox Park provides free meals to children during the summer. This summer, FREE...
July 17
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6:00pm - 8:30pm
Join us on Tuesday, July 17th at 6pm.- Please register here for this lecture.  Pollinate New England is an initiative to raise awareness of the steep decline in the insects,...
July 16
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11:30am - 2:00pm
Summer Food Program Feeds Kids For Free With summer right around the corner, it’s time to think about keeping children healthy while school is out. Westerly Library & Wilcox Park provides free meals to children during the summer. This summer, FREE...
July 16
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3:00pm - 5:00pm
a make & take with natural cosmetics   Come learn how to make natural cosmetics. You will be able to take home your creation.  Parent permission required.   Register by emailing Melanie (mdesantis@westerlylibrary.org) and asking for a parent...
July 16
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6:00pm - 7:45pm
  Come join us at robotics practice! We are a group of 7th-12th graders who meet at the library once or twice a week. Activities include designing robots, building them, programming them, driving them, strategizing, keeping records, and 3D design. If you are interested in STEM, or want to build a...
July 17
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11:30am - 2:00pm
Summer Food Program Feeds Kids For Free With summer right around the corner, it’s time to think about keeping children healthy while school is out. Westerly Library & Wilcox Park provides free meals to children during the summer. This summer, FREE...
July 17
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2:00pm - 4:00pm
Come to the library and have a henna design done by a professional henna artist! Designs last 1-3 weeks, and are done with all natural plant dye. Registration required. Email Melanie (mdesantis@westerlylibrary.org) to register, with Henna...
July 17
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6:00pm - 8:30pm
Join us on Tuesday, July 17th at 6pm.- Please register here for this lecture.  Pollinate New England is an initiative to raise awareness of the steep decline in the insects,...
Saturday, July 21
7:00pm - 10:00pm
Buy Your Tickets Now to One Summer Night in Wilcox Park $125.00 per ticket All Proceeds Benefit Westerly Library and Wilcox Park Guest(s) Names (If buying more than one ticket you have the option to change the quantity on the paypal page).  ... Read More
Saturday, July 28
9:00am - 12:00pm
Ask a Master Gardener and get a free soil test! Bring your garden questions, insects, damaged leaves, etc.!  Get research-based answers to all your gardening questions.  Have your soil tested and get advice on how to improve it!  URI Master Gardeners will be on the Esplanade outside the Library (... Read More
Saturday, July 28
10:00am - 11:30am
Tour Wilcox Park.  Wilcox Park is home to many native trees and shrubs, and has several gardens planted mainly with natives.  Learn about the value of natives, and see the native gardens and plants in the Park.  URI Master Gardeners will lead you around one loop of the Park, beginning and ending at... Read More
Sunday, July 29
2:00pm - 3:30pm
STAGE DOOR THEATER COMPANY will present a Live Stage Reading of Marsha Norman's 'NIGHT MOTHER on July 29 at 2pm. It is a two-character play. Actors are MARY SUE FRISHMAN as JESSIE and ELLEN ATWOOD as THELMA. Directed by EUGENE J. CELICO. Running time is about an hour and a half. There is no... Read More
The Hoxie Gallery, named after William D. and Lavinia B. Hoxie, is a public art gallery that generally displays the work of local area artists. In keeping with the overall mission of the Memorial and... Read More
On Display:
Wednesday, June 6, 2018 to Thursday, June 28, 2018