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Greenville, RI 02828
Phone: 401-949-3630
Fax: 401-949-0530

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Welcome to the Children's Room

(401)-949-3630 Ext. 2

Email our Children's Librarian, Barbara Wells

Email our Children's Assistant, Cara DelSesto

Read all about all the story hours and events in the Children's
Room News.

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Tumble Book Library is an online collection of animated, talking picture books which teach young children the joys of reading in a format they'll love.

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Borrow one of our Leap Pad E-Readers, made by Leap Frog. Please contact the Children's Room to reserve a Leap Pad. They are loaned out for 1 week, with 1 renewal. Overdues are $2.00 daily

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Children's Room News

November 2014 Children’s Department News

 

After School Art Class
Artist and teacher Adele Karbowski will continue
with the monthly art classes on Thursday November 13th
at 4:00 pm. Children ages 6-10 may
register, beginning November 1st.
Registration is required.

Bedtime Story Time
Children ages 3-5 ½ can join us for evening story times in November to celebratePicture Book Month. These storytimes will take place on
on Wednesday November 5, 12 and 19 at 6:30 pm. Registration for these Bedtimedates will begin on November 1.
Registration is required and may be done over the phone or
at the children’s desk. Children may wear their pajamas.

Book Discussion Group
The Share – a - Story Book Discussion Group is for 4th/5th graders and their caregiver. We meet once a month during the school year to discuss the same book we have all read that is chosen by the children’s librarian. This month we will meet Wednesday November 12th at 4:00 Please call the children’s room at 949-3630 x2 for more information. Come join in the fun!

LEGO Event
If you are crazy about building with LEGOS this is the program for you! Children ages 5- ½ - 11 are invited to come to the library on Saturday November 1st from 2:00 – 3:00 to build with the library LEGOS.

Game Day
Every Friday is Game Day at the library from 3:00 – 4:30 in the children’s room.
There are many board games available or you can bring your favorite game that you would like to play with others. Children ages 4-10 years old are welcome. This is a drop in program, no registration is required. Bring a friend or make a new one!

Bubble Display

Amanda Curry, age 12, will display her American girl doll collection in the children’s room bubble. Amanda started to collect American Girl dolls at age six because she liked them. American Girl fans won’t want to miss this fantastic collection!

Saturday Special
The Heritage Ballet of Lincoln Rhode Island presents a Rhythm and Creative Movement Class for children ages 3-8 on Saturday November 8th from 11:00 – 12:00.
Through the use of games, stories and songs that teach rhythm, coordination and balance children will explore movement in a fun creative and imaginative environment. Registration is required for this exciting and fun program!

The Heritage Ballet of Lincoln Rhode Island will demonstrate the art of classical ballet to children ages 4-10 through performing an excerpt from the Nutcracker.
On Saturday November 15 from 10:00 – 11: 00 children ages 4- 10 will have the opportunity to see and learn about exercises the dancers do to warm up , see costumes and pointe shoes used in performances along with audience participation. Registration is required for this delightful program.

Children’s Bubble

October is national orthodontic awareness month, so the children’s room bubble will display a collection of orthodontic materials. This orthodontic display is provided by University Orthodontics. So open wide and come take a look inside the children’s room

 

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