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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
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Children's Room News

March 2015 Children’s News
 

St. Patricks’s Day Fun @ the Library
Come to the library on Tuesday 3/17/15 at 4:00 to celebrate St. Patrick’s Day with stories, songs, related crafts and refreshments.
 This lively program is for children ages 6-10 and their parent/caregiver.  Please register for this program at the children’s desk or by calling 949-3630 x2.

Read Across America Monday March 2nd
You're never too old, too wacky, too wild, to pick up a book and read with a child."
Celebrate the birthday of beloved author Dr.Seuss
by dropping by the children’s room and checking out a book or two written by this beloved children’s author!
In honor of Dr. Seuss’ birthday we will have make and take it crafts available for children to create. See you soon in the children’s room!
 
                       

LEGO Event
If you are crazy about building with LEGOS this is the program for you! Children ages 5 – 11 years old are
invited to come to the library on Saturday March 7th from 2:00 – 3:00 to build with the library LEGOS. Please register for this program.

Bedtime Story Time

Children ages 3-6 are invited to join us for a special evening story time at the library!  Children will hear stories and songs and make a fun craft ! This story time will take place on Wednesday, March 18th at 6:30 PM.  Registration, which begins March 1st may be done at the children’s desk or by phone at 949-3630 ext 2.Children may wear their pajamas.

 

PAWS to READ
Does your child need practice in reading skills? Here’s an opportunity to practice this winter with a therapy dog who LOVES to listen to stories! Children ages 6-11 may sign up for one 20 minute session per week. The next session is on Monday March 9th from 6:30 – 7:30 pm. Please register for this program in person or by calling the children’s room at 949-3630 x2.

 

 Share – A – Story Book Discussion Group                        
The book discussion group for 4th and 5th graders and their parent /caregiver will meet on Wednesday March 11th @ 4:00.  Each month we meet to discuss a book we have read that is chosen by the children’s librarian. Come join in the fun! Please call 949-3630 x2 for more information.

 

Chiildren’s Bubble

Joseph Johnston, age thirteen will display his model trucks collection. Joseph likes antique old fashioned models. He enjoys the details on the antique models.
So, stop in the children’s room to take a look at Joseph’s great
collection!

 

After School Art  Class with Miss Adele
Artist and teacher Adele Karbowski will continue with the monthly art classes on Thurs­day March 12th at 4:00 pm. Children ages 6-10 may regis­ter, beginning March 1st.
Registration is required.

                                                      Storyhours            
                                    
Registration for the spring series of storyhours will be taken from March 23-27. Sessions will begin on March 30th and continue for eight weeks. The groups are:
Turtle-Time for ages 1 1/2- 2 1/2 years accompanied by a caregiver, Mondays at 10:15 or 11:15 am.
Toddler Storytimes for ages 2 1/2-3 1/2 years accompanied by a caregiver,
Fridays at 10:15 or 11:15 am.

Preschool Storytimes for ages 3 1/2-5 1/2 years, Wednesdays from 10:30-11:15 am or 1:00-1:45 pm.

 

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