April 28, 2017

March Children's Activities at EP Public Libraries

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OPEN ART STUDIO @WEAVER
Tuesdays, February 7 - March 14, 3:00-4:30
Drop-in creative art experiences for children with caregivers designed to inspire the creative process. Try a different art medium each week – mosaic, wax-resist, yarn art, and more!

SCIENCE FUN @RIVERSIDE BRANCH LIBRARY
Wednesday, March 8, 3:30-4:30, grades 3-5
Make crazy putty and lava lamps!
REGISTER: Call 401-434-2453.

KNITTING CLASS @WEAVER LIBRARY
Thursdays, February 16 – March 23, 3:00-4:30, for grades 6+
This 6-week class will teach you everything you need to know to start knitting. You will learn how to make and complete a simple pair of fingerless gloves as a first project. Yarn and needles will be provided, but you can bring your own if you wish.
REGISTER: Call 401-434-2453. Limited to 10.

DIY CRAFTS @RIVERSIDE BRANCH LIBRARY
For kids in grade 6 & up
March 14, 3:00-4:00 – LED Light Clouds
An illuminated, floating cloud decoration. REGISTER: Call 401-433-4877.
March 28, 3:00-4:00 – Book Page Art
Use old book pages, paint and markers to make a piece of art suitable for framing.

CRAZY 8s MATH CLUB @WEAVER LIBRARY
Tuesdays, March 21 – May 9, 3:30-4:30, for kids in grades K-2
Crazy 8s is an 8 week math club that helps kids enjoy the math behind their favorite activities. With Crazy 8s, kids will build a glow-in-the-dark city, buy prizes with funny money, and have a beach ball party.
REGISTER: Call 401-434-2453. Limited to 16.

RECYCLED CRAFTS FOR ALL AGES @RIVERSIDE BRANCH LIBRARY
Wednesday, March 22, 3:00-4:00
Choose from a variety of recycled materials to create whatever you want.

WEEKLY STORYTIMES - January 18 – May 11, 2017
Registration is not required. Half hour storytimes include stories, songs, crafts, and other activities.
Storytimes will not meet during April school vacation week, April 17-21.
Wednesdays, 9:30am, ages birth - 36 months @ Riverside 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

FAMILY MOVIES @RIVERSIDE BRANCH LIBRARY
Pete’s Dragon - Thursday, March 23, 6:00 – Adventure/Family/Fantasy (2016, 103 min.)

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 18 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

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

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