Programs and Classes

Highlighted Programs

The following computer classes are available at the Woonsocket Harris Public Library during the month of September:

 

Intro to Windows, Wednesday, September 10, 6-7:30 p.m.

Intro to MicroSoft Word, Wednesday, September 24, 6-7:30 p.m.

 

The classes are free, but space is limited.  To register, please call the Reference Desk at 767-4124.

Please note that the Knitting Circle is on a summer hiatus.  It will resume on Wednesday evenings in September.  The knitting group project for donation in October will be chemotherapy caps.  Patterns are available at the Circulation Desk during the summer.  Super soft yarn must be used for this project.  Interested in joining our knitting group?  Please feel free to pick up a pattern and join us in September.  Happy knitting!

Written Word Writing Group

Thursdays, 7:15 p.m.

An outlet for adult writers of all leanings: poetry, journaling, prose, short story, sermon, comedy, script writing, puppets.  No critiquing.  All are welcome and there is no charge.

 

Creative Writing Group

Wednesdays, 7:30 p.m.

Two Old Friends

TWO  OLD  FRIENDS
ARE VISITING US AT THE WOONSOCKET LIBRARY!

SATURDAY, SEPTEMBER 20th
2:00pm Show in the Adult Program Room

Join us and Two Old Friends, Jim Prendergast and Emery Hutchins, for an informative and entertaining musical experience that is a unique combination of Celtic and American country music. Emery is a well known performer of a variety of different styles of acoustic music ranging from traditional Irish tunes to vintage American country music songs. Jim worked for thirty years in the recording studios and orchestra pits of Nashville TN. Jim now resides in NH and is an active participant in New England’s thriving Celtic/Folk music scene.

Come and hear blues pieces juxtaposed with Irish jigs and reels, "shout tunes" and plaintive ballads, original melodies, and songs and stories by these Two Old Friends!

Kid's & Adult Knitting Circles

No Knitting in June.

 

Knitting Circle for Kids and Adults will begin a summer hiatus.  Knitting group will resume again on Wednesday evenings in September.  The knitting group project for donation in October will be chemotherapy caps.  Patterns are available at the Circulation Desk for the knitting of caps over the summer months.  Super soft yarn must be used for this project.  Interested in joining our knitting group?  You are welcome to pick up a pattern also and join us in September.  Happy knitting and have a wonderful summer!

Parenting Matters

An Invitation to Participate

in

"PARENTS IN ACTION"

Bringing "PARENTING MATTERS" to our Community

FACILITATOR: Ann B. Smith, a former Woonsocket Middle and High School educator, as well as a Mother and Grandmother.

TOGETHER, we will become an authentic partnership to prepare little ones for a succesful and meaningful life.  We will work together to develop a parent empowerment model needed to reach our goals.  When parents are positive, empowered role models, they bui;ld stability in their families and in the community.

FOR: Parents with children, infants to 5 years old are welcomed and encouraged to attend.

WHERE: Woonsocket Harris Library - Utilizing their vast related reading resources.

DATE: Tuesday, August 19, 11 a.m.

"PLANTING SEEDS TODAY, BRING A BETTER TOMORROW"

NURTURE-EDUCATE-PROTECT

Upcoming Programs / Classes

Creative Writing Group

September 24, 2014
07:30 PM - 09:00 PM
Large Study Room

Creative Writing Group

October 01, 2014
07:30 PM - 09:00 PM
Large Study Room

Creative Writing Group

October 08, 2014
07:30 PM - 09:00 PM
Large Study Room

Creative Writing Group

October 15, 2014
07:30 PM - 09:00 PM
Large Study Room

Creative Writing Group

October 22, 2014
07:30 PM - 09:00 PM
Large Study Room