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

Childrens Events

Tuesday, July 16
10:00am - 1:00pm
Drop In to the Children's Room and make this week's craft.  For kids in preschool through grade 5; this craft can be as simple or as complex as your creativity allows!  Free.  While Supplies Last.
Tuesday, July 16
2:00pm - 4:00pm
Sorry! This event is now full.  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... Read More
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.
Thursday, July 18
10:00am - 1:00pm
Drop In to the Children's Room and make this week's craft.  For kids in preschool through grade 5; this craft can be as simple or as complex as your creativity allows!  Free.  While Supplies Last.
Monday, July 22
10:00am - 10:30am
Drop In to the Children's Room and explore this week's painting project.  Each time we'll use a different method to create with paint.  This program is process-based, not product-based, so bring a flexible mind and creative attitude!  For kids in... Read More
Tuesday, July 23
10:00am - 1:00pm
Drop In to the Children's Room and make this week's craft.  For kids in preschool through grade 5; this craft can be as simple or as complex as your creativity allows!  Free.  While Supplies Last.
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
Educators from the Norman Bird Sanctuary are coming to teach us all about raptors!  Learn about the special adaptations that raptors employ for maximum hunting efficiency.  This presentation describes the differences between different groups of... Read More
Thursday, July 25
10:00am - 1:00pm
Drop In to the Children's Room and make this week's craft.  For kids in preschool through grade 5; this craft can be as simple or as complex as your creativity allows!  Free.  While Supplies Last.
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.    No registration required.  For preschoolers on up.
Tuesday, July 30
10:00am - 1:00pm
Drop In to the Children's Room and make this week's craft.  For kids in preschool through grade 5; this craft can be as simple or as complex as your creativity allows!  Free.  While Supplies Last.
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
July 20, 2019 marks the 50th anniversary of the first humans landing on the Moon as part of NASA's Apollo 11 lunar mission.  Join Renée Gamba, Director of the Museum of Natural History and Planetarium, to learn about NASA's past lunar missions, and... Read More
Thursday, August 01
10:00am - 1:00pm
Drop In to the Children's Room and make this week's craft.  For kids in preschool through grade 5; this craft can be as simple or as complex as your creativity allows!  Free.  While Supplies Last.
Monday, August 05
10:00am - 11:00am
Join our conversation about this year's Kids Read Across RI book: Sanity and Tallulah by Molly Brooks.  We'll be handing out ten free copies of the book beginning July 1; first come, first served.  Should we run out, we'll be happy to reserve a copy... Read More
Tuesday, August 06
10:00am - 1:00pm
Drop In to the Children's Room and make this week's craft.  For kids in preschool through grade 5; this craft can be as simple or as complex as your creativity allows!  Free.  While Supplies Last.
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.
Thursday, August 08
10:00am - 1:00pm
Drop In to the Children's Room and make this week's craft.  For kids in preschool through grade 5; this craft can be as simple or as complex as your creativity allows!  Free.  While Supplies Last.