2658 East Main Road | Portsmouth, RI | 02871 | (401) 683-9457 | Hours

Childrens Events

Tuesday, June 11
11:00am - 12:00pm
Learn everything you need to know to safely and confidently use a sewing machine in this introductory class with Karen Katin from The Stitchery! All materials will be provided to make a simple project. No experience or machine necessary, use one of... Read More
Wednesday, June 26
10:00am - 10:45am
Story Times for all ages.  After our stories, songs, and felt board activities are over, we'll march over the tables for a craft.  No registration required.
Tuesday, July 02
10:00am - 11:00am
Dave the Bug Guy is back!  Last year our families raved about Dave and his insects and spiders.  Space is limited, be sure to register online.
Wednesday, July 03
10:00am - 10:45am
Story Times for all ages.  After our stories, songs, and felt board activities are over, we'll march over the tables for a craft.  No registration required.
Monday, July 08
5:00pm - 6:00pm
Russ is back with another hilarious magic show to delight kids and parents alike.  Presto the magic bunny will make an appearance, too!  For grades K-5.  No registration required.
Tuesday, July 09
8:00pm - 9:30pm
All ages - Come see the night sky! We will have telescopes and volunteers will be on hand to point out objects in the night sky.  There will be activities in the library as well.  Program will be canceled if it rains.  Please register for this free... Read More
Wednesday, July 10
10:00am - 10:45am
Story Times for all ages.  After our stories, songs, and felt board activities are over, we'll march over the tables for a craft.  No registration required.
Monday, July 15
2:00pm - 3:00pm
Sew a space-inspired craft with Karen Katin from Stitchery!  Space is limited, so registration is required.  For kids entering grades 1-5.  Registration begins July 1.
Tuesday, July 16
2:00pm - 4:00pm
Tweens, this one is just for you!  Design your own t-shirt using our glow in the dark vinyl.   Bring a washed t-shirt.  Registration is required as space is limited for this free program for those entering 4th grade to 7th grade in the fall.    
Wednesday, July 17
10:00am - 11:00am
Join MobileQuest, a RI based STEAM education team, as they lead participants through 6 space stations on their way to receiving their Intergalactic Science Passport.  Stations will include coding an alien robot and engineering a space landing.  For... Read More
Wednesday, July 17
10:00am - 10:45am
Story Times for all ages.  After our stories, songs, and felt board activities are over, we'll march over the tables for a craft.  No registration required.
Tuesday, July 23
5:00pm - 6:00pm
Join Ricky Rainbow Beard for this live theatre show for families.  It is equal parts spectacle and classroom as audience members will meet special guests, join a dance party, and celebrate the unique.   Bring an open mind and your sense of humor -... Read More
Wednesday, July 24
10:00am - 10:45am
Story Times for all ages.  After our stories, songs, and felt board activities are over, we'll march over the tables for a craft.  No registration required.
Thursday, July 25
10:00am - 11:00am
Norman Bird Sanctuary is coming
Monday, July 29
10:00am - 11:00am
Feel Good Circus is an upbeat circus program that entertains while the audience gets involved to join the Circus!  Casey will even teach you some circus games and skills.  For preschoolers on up.
Wednesday, July 31
10:00am - 10:45am
Story Times for all ages.  After our stories, songs, and felt board activities are over, we'll march over the tables for a craft.  No registration required.
Thursday, August 01
10:00am - 11:00am
Earth Science
Wednesday, August 07
10:00am - 10:45am
Story Times for all ages.  After our stories, songs, and felt board activities are over, we'll march over the tables for a craft.  No registration required.