January Teen Programs @ East Providence Public Libraries
(Open to ages 10+)
Intermediate Knitting @ Riverside
Wednesdays, January 15 – February 19, 5:30-7:30pm.
This 6-week series is open to knitters who know the basics but are ready to learn some new techniques. We will also cover how to read a knitting pattern, how to harvest yarn from recycled sweaters, and more! For kids and adults ages 10+. Register online at www.eastprovidencelibrary.org or by calling 401-433-4877.
Community Service for Middle School Students
Monday, 1/6 @ Riverside
Thursday, 1/9 @ Weaver
This new opportunity is open to East Providence residents in grades 6-8. Earn community service hours by working on a variety of helpful projects at the library!
No registration required. Please plan to arrive on time and stay for the full session.
Teen Community Service Night @ Weaver
Tuesday, 1/7, 5:30-7:30pm.
This monthly event will allow East Providence teens in grades 9-12 to earn community service hours for meeting with the Teen Librarian to discuss which programs/materials/services you would like to see provided by the library. We will also work on other service activities. No registration required. Please plan to arrive on time and stay for the full session. Snacks provided!
Teen Intercultural Conversation Night @ Weaver
Thursday, 1/9, 2:30-3:30pm @ Weaver
Monday, 1/13, 5:30-7:30pm @ Riverside
Friday, 1/24, 2:30-3:30pm @ Riverside
Saturday, 1/25, 10:30am-12:30pm @ Riverside
Have fun and get to know more people at the library! Participate in English conversation with other teens. High school students from East Providence can earn community service hours. English language learners (ages 14-19) welcome! No registration required. Please plan to arrive on time and stay for the full session.
Tuesday, 1/28, 5:30-7:30pm.
Additional opportunities for East Providence teens in grades 9-12 to earn community service hours for high school or other organization-related requirements:
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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 401-434-2453 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
Fuller Creative Learning Center, 260 Dover Avenue, East Providence, RI 401-228-3903
Monday, Wednesday, Friday 9-5. Tuesday & Thursday 12-8.