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Local History

Discover the beautiful towns of Westerly, RI and Stonington, CT.

Adult Events

January 28, 2021

9:00am - 11:00am
Audience: Adult, Kids, Teen

January 30, 2021

10:30am - 12:30pm
Adult Writers Workshop will meet every Saturday via Zoom. Share work, discuss readings, and write in response to prompts in this group-led writing workshop. All experience levels and genre interests welcome.  Please contact Allynn at awilkinson@... Read more
Audience: Adult

February 02, 2021

1:00pm - 4:00pm
During these challenging times individuals need assistance now more than ever. Our volunteer Community Resource Advocate, Susan Rosen, is available to offer help! Susan can be reached via email to offer guidance to connect you or loved ones with local resources available based on specific needs.... Read more
Audience: Adult, Teen

February 02, 2021

5:30pm - 7:30pm
While the library is closed the Knit and Crochet Group is still meeting virtually!  For more information please email cwalsh@westerlylibrary.org.
Audience: Adult

February 06, 2021

10:30am - 12:30pm
Adult Writers Workshop will meet every Saturday via Zoom. Share work, discuss readings, and write in response to prompts in this group-led writing workshop. All experience levels and genre interests welcome.  Please contact Allynn at awilkinson@... Read more
Audience: Adult

February 09, 2021

1:00pm - 2:00pm
"This Tender Land" by William Kent Krueger "1932, Minnesota--the Lincoln School is a pitiless place where hundreds of Native... Read more
Audience: Adult
1:00pm - 4:00pm
During these challenging times individuals need assistance now more than ever. Our volunteer Community Resource Advocate, Susan Rosen, is available to offer help! Susan can be reached via email to offer guidance to connect you or loved ones with local resources available based on specific needs.... Read more
Audience: Adult, Teen

February 09, 2021

5:30pm - 7:30pm
While the library is closed the Knit and Crochet Group is still meeting virtually!  For more information please email cwalsh@westerlylibrary.org.
Audience: Adult

February 10, 2021

9:00am - 8:00pm
Packages can be reserved starting 01/25/2021, while supplies last.  Items will be available for pick up beginning 02/10/2021. “Date Night” may look a bit different these days, but Westerly Library and Wilcox Park has come up with a unique fundraiser that you can ... Read more
Audience: Adult

February 10, 2021

5:30pm - 6:30pm
In recognition of Black History Month, please join us for a discussion on the history and current efforts of the Rhode Island Slave Medallions organization. Registration is required. Please register by Tuesday, February 9th. You will receive a Zoom invitation the morning of the program. "The... Read more
Audience: Adult

February 13, 2021

10:30am - 12:30pm
Adult Writers Workshop will meet every Saturday via Zoom. Share work, discuss readings, and write in response to prompts in this group-led writing workshop. All experience levels and genre interests welcome.  Please contact Allynn at awilkinson@... Read more
Audience: Adult

February 16, 2021

9:00am - 7:30pm
During the 3rd week of each month, we will have Crafternoon kits available to-go!  Call (401) 596-2877 x306 (Reference Department) beginning Tuesday, Febuary 16th to make an appointment to pick up this week's kit at the library. Kits are limited, and each caller may only reserve... Read more
Audience: Adult

February 16, 2021

1:00pm - 4:00pm
During these challenging times individuals need assistance now more than ever. Our volunteer Community Resource Advocate, Susan Rosen, is available to offer help! Susan can be reached via email to offer guidance to connect you or loved ones with local resources available based on specific needs.... Read more
Audience: Adult, Teen

February 16, 2021

5:30pm - 7:30pm
While the library is closed the Knit and Crochet Group is still meeting virtually!  For more information please email cwalsh@westerlylibrary.org.
Audience: Adult

February 17, 2021

2:00pm - 3:00pm
Join us on Zoom as we discuss movies from 1961 - The Hustler One-Eyed Jacks Splendor in the Grass As well as discussing the movies, we always love to share recommendations about movies and tv shows. It's always fun and laughs are guaranteed!  ... Read more
Audience: Adult

February 17, 2021

6:00pm - 7:00pm
Our Cookbook Club is returning virtually! Please join us once a month via Zoom share our experiences with recipes from the selected cookbook. Books will be held at Circulation for checkout at the beginning of the month. Registration is required for this program. ... Read more
Audience: Adult

February 18, 2021

6:00pm - 7:00pm
Please join us for a virtual author talk with Christina Lane and her book Phantom Lady: Hollywood Producer Joan Harrison, the Forgotten Woman Behind Hitchcock... Read more
Audience: Adult

February 20, 2021

10:30am - 12:30pm
Adult Writers Workshop will meet every Saturday via Zoom. Share work, discuss readings, and write in response to prompts in this group-led writing workshop. All experience levels and genre interests welcome.  Please contact Allynn at awilkinson@... Read more
Audience: Adult

February 23, 2021

1:00pm - 4:00pm
During these challenging times individuals need assistance now more than ever. Our volunteer Community Resource Advocate, Susan Rosen, is available to offer help! Susan can be reached via email to offer guidance to connect you or loved ones with local resources available based on specific needs.... Read more
Audience: Adult, Teen

February 23, 2021

5:30pm - 7:30pm
While the library is closed the Knit and Crochet Group is still meeting virtually!  For more information please email cwalsh@westerlylibrary.org.
Audience: Adult

February 24, 2021

6:00pm - 7:00pm
Join Dr. Kathleen Cannon via Zoom to gain insights into a variety of potential supportive tools for immune function.  Dr. Cannon supports individuals with a range of health concerns, including endocrine issues, neurological problems, autoimmune conditions, chronic disease, and general wellness.... Read more
Audience: Adult

February 25, 2021

6:30pm - 8:00pm
Thursday, February 25th at 6:30pm  "Meditation for Everyday Living " with John Bednarik via Zoom  In this fast-paced, stressful world we live in, is there a... Read more
Audience: Adult

February 27, 2021

10:30am - 12:30pm
Adult Writers Workshop will meet every Saturday via Zoom. Share work, discuss readings, and write in response to prompts in this group-led writing workshop. All experience levels and genre interests welcome.  Please contact Allynn at awilkinson@... Read more
Audience: Adult

March 02, 2021

1:00pm - 4:00pm
During these challenging times individuals need assistance now more than ever. Our volunteer Community Resource Advocate, Susan Rosen, is available to offer help! Susan can be reached via email to offer guidance to connect you or loved ones with local resources available based on specific needs.... Read more
Audience: Adult, Teen

March 02, 2021

5:30pm - 7:30pm
While the library is closed the Knit and Crochet Group is still meeting virtually!  For more information please email cwalsh@westerlylibrary.org.
Audience: Adult

March 02, 2021

6:00pm - 7:00pm
Representatives from RI State Health Insurance Program (RI SHIP) and Tri-County Community Action have partnered with Westerly Library and Wilco Park to offer an information and interactive Medicare presentation, which may be especially valuable to seniors in Rhode Island.    This ZOOM Medicare... Read more
Audience: Adult

March 03, 2021

5:30pm - 6:30pm
Please join us for a virtual talk with CEO of The Statue of Liberty-Ellis Island Foundation, Stephen Briganti. He will be discussing and presenting on the topic of the Italian American Experience.  Registration is required. Please register by Tuesday, March 2nd. You will receive a Zoom invitation... Read more
Audience: Adult

March 04, 2021

11:00am - 12:00pm
Join us on the first and third Thursday of each month for a fun and informational meetup designed for older adults and caregivers! Each meeting, we'll have a different guest to highlight a program or service in town that you may not have heard of. We'll also have time to chat and socialize with one... Read more
Audience: Adult

March 06, 2021

10:30am - 12:30pm
Adult Writers Workshop will meet every Saturday via Zoom. Share work, discuss readings, and write in response to prompts in this group-led writing workshop. All experience levels and genre interests welcome.  Please contact Allynn at awilkinson@... Read more
Audience: Adult

March 09, 2021

1:00pm - 4:00pm
During these challenging times individuals need assistance now more than ever. Our volunteer Community Resource Advocate, Susan Rosen, is available to offer help! Susan can be reached via email to offer guidance to connect you or loved ones with local resources available based on specific needs.... Read more
Audience: Adult, Teen

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