Financing Higher Education


Thursday, October 8 at 6:00 pm

Worried about how to pay for college? Join Bill Bianchi of the RI Student Loan Authority (RISLA) and get all of your questions answered.  Open to parents and students. A related event “Free Money for Higher Education” will be held on Thursday, October 29th, at 6:00 pm.

Spooky Snacks for Tweens

Spooky Snacks

Saturday, October 10th @ 2:30 pm for ages 8 - 12 Make a variety of fall themed snacks and treats! Registration required Held in the John Clarke Children's Program Room Register now!  For more information visit the Children's Desk or … [Continue reading]

Library Closing for Columbus Day

Library in autumn

The library will be closed all day, Monday, October 12th in honor of Columbus Day. Doors will re-open Tuesday, October 13th, at 9:30 a.m., on Fall/Winter Hours. NOTE!  Sunday hours will begin on October 18th. Remember, you can … [Continue reading]

Northbound Pound Puppies Rescue Event


Tuesday October 13th @ 6:30 Island residents are invited to learn the rescue process. From finding abandoned dogs in the south, to rescuing unwanted pets from around here, Maia Chrupcala and her rescue team really go the distance. Therapy dogs will … [Continue reading]

Computer Workshops


The library's computer workshops return in September! We start off with a four-part series for beginning computer users. If you don't know the difference between a left and right click or between "Save" and "Save As," these hands-on classes are … [Continue reading]

Film Series for Halloween Month

Gloomy forest scene

A wonderful mix of wild and crazy films, Fridays at 2:30 p.m. October 16th - Plan 9 From Outer Space - Aliens, zombies and vampires unite to conquer humanity. October 30th - Death Becomes Her with Meryl Streep, Goldie Hawn and Bruce … [Continue reading]

More 3D Printing Workshops

3d Printer

Come explore our 3D printing equipment - Monday, Oct 19 @ 6:30 – All Ages 3D printing Two local 3D enthusiasts have volunteered to introduce you to the wonderful world of 3D technology.  They’ll teach you simple ways to get started, help you work … [Continue reading]