January 21, 2018

January Teen Programs @ East Providence Public Libraries


(For ages 10+ unless otherwise noted.)

Yarn Harvesting From Sweaters Workshop @ Weaver
Learn how to identify good sweaters for yarn harvesting, get the most yarn from each sweater, and clean and prepare your yarn for knitting and crocheting.
Thursday, January 18th, 3-4:30pm.

Biodegradable Bird Feeders @ Riverside
Make an eco-friendly winter food source with wooden perches using oranges, seeds, and other treats to hang outside for our feathered friends!
Tuesday, January 23rd, 3-4pm.

Teen Community Service Night @ Weaver
This monthly event will allow you to earn community service hours for meeting with the Teen Librarian to discuss what is new at school and which programs/materials/services you would like to see provided by the library. We may also work on other service activities.
Snacks will be provided! No registration necessary.
Tuesday, January 23rd, 5:30-7:30pm. For ages 13+

Other community service opportunities for teens:
Friday, Jan. 12th, 2:30 – 4:30pm @ Riverside
Saturday, Jan. 13th, 10:00am – noon @ Riverside

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Volunteer To Be A Reading Buddy @ Weaver Library
The library will match you with an elementary school child to read together for one hour each week at the library. For more information, call the Weaver Library at 434-2453 or ask about it in the Children’s room.

Read Down Your Fines @ Weaver and Riverside
Youth 16 and under can reduce their overdue fines by reading in the library. Tell a librarian when you start reading. 30 minutes of reading = $1 waived.

Weaver Memorial Library, 41 Grove Avenue, East Providence, RI 401-434-2453
Monday - Thursday 9-8; Friday & Saturday 9-5; Sunday 1-5 (September through May)

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


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