573 Putnam Pike
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


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Borrow an E-Reader

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

Feburary 2018

Children's Bubble
Reilly Maguire, age nine, will display her Slime collection in the children’s bubble. Reilly likes slime because it’s squishy and fun to make and play with, and it gets all your stress out!
Kindergarten Countdown
Children who will be entering Kindergarten this fall are invited to a special series of story times at the library! We will be counting down to Kindergarten with stories, songs, and activities. Register today to join the fun on Wednesday, February 28 at 6:30 PM. Registration can be taken at the children’s desk or by phone at 949-3630 X2.
Creative Corner
Children are invited to drop-in and get creative on Saturday, February 3 and 17. On these Saturdays, from noon to 4 pm, children can show their creativity by using fun materials to make an original piece of art!
Sensory Storytime
Join us on Saturday February 10 at this story time for children who are on the autism spectrum and their families. Program will include a picture schedule, music, movement, stories and
sensory activities! Please sign up by visiting the children's room or by calling 949-3630 x2.
PAWS to Read
Looking for a new friend who LOVES to listen to stories? Sign up to read with a therapy dog on Monday February 5th   between 6:00 - 7:00 pm.
Game Day
Every Friday is Game Day in the children's room from 3:00 - 4:30. There are many fun board games for children of all ages to play and there are no batteries required. Bring a friend or make a new one!
Counting Contest
Children ages K- 5th grade are invited to use their estimation skills to guess how many Valentine hearts are in a jar.  The young patron who has the best guess will win a special prize. Good luck to all! The deadline for submitting entries is February 24.
Take Your Child to the Library Day is on Saturday February 3rd.  It's fun, free and family friendly. Visit   your local community library and discover the treasures it has for you and your family.
Feb 26th is National Tell a Fairy Tale Day. Visit the children's room to check out our collection of fairy tales. Have a happily ever after kind of day!