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Kids Events

May 26, 2018

10:00am - 5:00pm
Audience: Adult, Kids, Teen

May 29, 2018

10:00am - 11:00am
Our Tuesday 10 am Family Storytime and Craft with Miss Sandy will continue through June, 2018. Join us for wonderful read-alouds, songs and other storytime activities
Audience: Kids

May 30, 2018

5:00pm - 7:45pm
Audience: Adult, Kids, Teen

May 31, 2018

5:30pm - 7:30pm
All ages and experience levels are welcome. All you need is a desire to learn more about the game of chess. Chess sets and roll up boards will be provided.
Audience: Adult, Kids, Teen

June 05, 2018

10:00am - 11:00am
Our Tuesday 10 am Family Storytime and Craft with Miss Sandy will continue through June, 2018. Join us for wonderful read-alouds, songs and other storytime activities
Audience: Kids

June 05, 2018

4:30am - 7:30am
Shoreline robotics is a non-profit organization dedicated helping middle and high schoolers learn about STEM. Come to our open house, where we will exhibit some of the many activities involved in a typical practice, including building, coding, driving robots, and 3D design. We will also talk about... Read more
Audience: Adult, Kids, Teen

June 07, 2018

5:30pm - 7:30pm
All ages and experience levels are welcome. All you need is a desire to learn more about the game of chess. Chess sets and roll up boards will be provided.
Audience: Adult, Kids, Teen

June 08, 2018

10:15am - 11:15am
  Here's a great opportunity to teach young ones to communicate their needs or communicate with others! Each session focuses on a popular story and we will showcase simple and useful signs that go along with it! Program is recommended for ages 1-5 Members of the Frank Olean Center STEPS Program... Read more
Audience: Kids

June 10, 2018

2:00pm - 4:00pm
Audience: Adult, Kids, Teen

June 12, 2018

10:00am - 11:00am
Our Tuesday 10 am Family Storytime and Craft with Miss Sandy will continue through June, 2018. Join us for wonderful read-alouds, songs and other storytime activities
Audience: Kids

June 14, 2018

5:30pm - 7:30pm
All ages and experience levels are welcome. All you need is a desire to learn more about the game of chess. Chess sets and roll up boards will be provided.
Audience: Adult, Kids, Teen

June 19, 2018

10:00am - 11:00am
Our Tuesday 10 am Family Storytime and Craft with Miss Sandy will continue through June, 2018. Join us for wonderful read-alouds, songs and other storytime activities
Audience: Kids

June 21, 2018

6:00pm - 7:45pm
Thursday , June 21st at 6PM  Savoy Bookshop & Cafe and Westerly Library present an author talk and book siging with James Warren for his book God, War, and Providence. This event is free and open to the public. About the Book The tragic and fascinating history of the first epic... Read more
Audience: Adult, Kids, Teen

June 21, 2018

5:30pm - 7:30pm
All ages and experience levels are welcome. All you need is a desire to learn more about the game of chess. Chess sets and roll up boards will be provided.
Audience: Adult, Kids, Teen

June 21, 2018

7:30pm - 9:30pm
Please spend the Summer Solstice with Jennifer Maccione and Community Speaks Out (www.communityspeaksout.org) Love n Light A Community Candle Light Vigil In honor of all lost to addiction.  Their Lives Mattered! The future of our loved ones’... Read more
Audience: Adult, Kids, Teen

June 23, 2018

8:00pm - 11:00pm
Audience: Adult, Kids, Teen

June 26, 2018

10:00am - 11:00am
Our Tuesday 10 am Family Storytime and Craft with Miss Sandy will continue through June, 2018. Join us for wonderful read-alouds, songs and other storytime activities
Audience: Kids

June 27, 2018

10:00am - 11:00am
Help us kick off our Summer Reading Program with The Hampstead Stage Company's Treasure Island! Robert Louis Stevenson’s novel Treasure Island is a fantastical tale of pirates, adventure, and buried treasure!  It tells the story of young Jim Hawkins and his perilous search for the buried... Read more
Audience: Kids

June 28, 2018

5:30pm - 7:30pm
All ages and experience levels are welcome. All you need is a desire to learn more about the game of chess. Chess sets and roll up boards will be provided.
Audience: Adult, Kids, Teen

July 02, 2018

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.
Audience: Kids
9:30am - 10:30am
Attn:  Boys and Girls in Grades 4-6 Want to join a “COOL” Club this Summer?   Join us on Monday’s from 9:30-10:30 a.m. At the Westerly Public Library under the direction of Mrs. Treb If you like music, art, and reading...you don’t want to miss this!! Based on the Book:  First Rule of Punk, by Celia... Read more
Audience: Kids

July 04, 2018

9:00am - 8:00pm
Audience: Adult, Kids

July 05, 2018

5:30pm - 7:30pm
All ages and experience levels are welcome. All you need is a desire to learn more about the game of chess. Chess sets and roll up boards will be provided.
Audience: Adult, Kids, Teen

July 09, 2018

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.
Audience: Kids
9:30am - 10:30am
Attn:  Boys and Girls in Grades 4-6 Want to join a “COOL” Club this Summer?   Join us on Monday’s from 9:30-10:30 a.m. At the Westerly Public Library under the direction of Mrs. Treb If you like music, art, and reading...you don’t want to miss this!! Based on the Book:  First Rule of Punk, by Celia... Read more
Audience: Kids

July 10, 2018

3:30pm - 7:30pm
Friends of Westerly Library and Wilcox Park can get into the Summer Book Sale early! Thousands of books, audiobooks, CDs, and DVDs available for all ages, many in gift-giving condition. Not a member of the Friends yet? You can join on Tuesday evening and get into the book sale! Annual membership is... Read more
Audience: Adult, Kids, Teen
10:00am - 11:00am
  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... Read more
Audience: Kids

July 10, 2018

10:00am - 11:00am
**PLEASE NOTE: THIS PROGRAM IS AT CRAIG FIELD*** The Shanteyman presents a program of music, poetry and stories of the sea. The program is geared toward elementary and middle school-aged children and is highly participatory. Kids will play in a 'fufu' band, an improvisational group... Read more
Audience: Kids

July 11, 2018

9:00am - 7:30pm
Thousands of books and other materials available! Come and grab a great deal! Books for children, tweens, teens, and adults available, as well as CDs, DVDs, and audiobooks.
Audience: Adult, Kids, Teen
10:00am - 11:00am
**ONLINE PRE-REGISTRATION OPENS JUNE 1ST** This workshop uses portable mics and free coding software aimed towards educating a new generation of programmers and sound engineers. Kids will be introduced to programming using age-appropriate software tools to modify voices and/or... Read more
Audience: Kids

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