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

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(401)-949-3630 Ext. 2

Email our Children's Librarian, Barbara Wells

Email our Children's Assistant, Cara DelSesto


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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

Click here for the Greenville Public Library’s Children Book Review Blog.  This “Read, Write, Share! “  Girl Scout Silver Award project designed by Aemilia  has been developed to help young readers become aware of books they may like to read. 

October 2016 Children’s News

Saturday Special October 8th 1:00 – 3:00 Sensory Story time

An interactive story time adapted for children with Autism or other special needs. Sensory Story time features books, activities and music designed to engage the senses, with part of each session reserved for sensory play and socialization. Children of all abilities, families and siblings are encouraged to attend. For kids ages 6- 12 with an adult. Reserve your spot in person in the children’s room or by calling 949-3630 x2.

Book Discussion Group

The Share – a - Story Book Discussion Group is for 4th /5th graders and their caregiver. We will 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. Our first meeting of the school year is on Wednesday October 19th from 4:00 – 5:00. This is an informational meeting where we will discuss how the book group works and plan our meetings for the upcoming school year. Please call the children’s room for more information at 949-3630 x2. Come join in the discussion!

The Nutcracker @ the Library

The Heritage Ballet of Lincoln RI will demonstrate the art of classical ballet through performing an excerpt from The Nutcracker on Saturday October 29th at 10:00 am. Children ages 4- 10 will have the opportunity to meet the dancers and learn about ballet. Registration is required which can be done in person or by calling the children’s room at 949-3630 x2.

Halloween Decorations etc. for your American Girl Doll

Join us on Wednesday 10/12 from 4:00 – 5:30 for a fun filled crafter noon!

We will be making doll size ghost cookies, candy apples and more just the right size for you and your doll to have a spooky Halloween party!

Young patrons in 3rd,4th ,5th and 6th grade are welcome to join the fun

Please register for this program in person or by calling 949-3630 x2.


Every Friday is game day at the library from 3:00 – 4:30.

There are many board games to choose from or you can bring your own to share. This is a drop in program, no registration is required. Bring a friend or make a new one!