Traditional Matryoshka Nested Dolls

Sat, 11/12/2016 - 11:00am - 12:30pm

Presenter Marina Forbers Russian Art Historian will present a beautifully ilustrated interactive program on the history of Russian nested doll making and linking the art to other traditional Russian art forms.  She will bring examples from her own extensive personal collection for you to view and ask questions about.

Benefit Paint Night

Thu, 10/20/2016 - 7:00pm - 9:00pm

Join us for a fun filled evening and create your own masterpiece to take home. All proceeds will benefit the Woonsocket Harris Public LIbrary Book Fund. No painting experience necessary! The cost of the program is $40.00 per person. Includes all materials, detailed instructions from local artist Gary Deslauriers, and light refreshments. Tickets available at  Harris Elementary School and Woonsocket Harris Public Library call the library at 769-9044.

Student Loan Refinancing

Thu, 09/29/2016 - 6:00pm - 7:00pm

Student Loan Refinancing saves some people thousands. Are you one of them? Find out at this free information session on Thursday September 29th 6-7pm and learn from RISLA's Bill Bianchi if you can benefit from refinancing your student loan.

Identity Theft Prevention

Thu, 04/28/2016 - 2:00pm - 3:00pm

A representative from the Attorney General's Office will be at the library to talk about

the most receint scams to avoid, and how to protect yoursef from Identity Theft.

RISLA Saving for College and Student Loans

Thu, 04/28/2016 - 6:00pm - 7:00pm

RISLA Saving for College and Student Loans

Thursday April 28th 6-7pm

Bill Bianchi from RISLA will be here to talk to parents about saving for college, scholarships, student loans and more.

Money Smart Week Program

Financial Coaching with Crystal Hall MBA

Tue, 04/26/2016 - 1:00pm - 2:00pm

Financial Coaching with Crystal Hall MBA

from Community Care Alliance

Tuesday April 26th 1-2pm

One on one financial coaching and financial information how to get out of debt

Money Smart Week Program

Adult Dungeons & Dragons

Repeats every 2 weeks until Sat Jun 04 2016 except Sat Feb 13 2016, Sat May 07 2016.
Sat, 01/30/2016 - 1:00pm - 3:00pm
Sat, 02/27/2016 - 1:00pm - 3:00pm
Sat, 03/12/2016 - 1:00pm - 3:00pm
Sat, 03/26/2016 - 1:00pm - 3:00pm
Sat, 04/09/2016 - 1:00pm - 3:00pm
Sat, 04/23/2016 - 1:00pm - 3:00pm
Sat, 05/21/2016 - 1:00pm - 3:00pm
Sat, 06/04/2016 - 1:00pm - 3:00pm

Adult Dungeons & Dragons is for players beyond high school who enjoy table top role playing games. Program takes place every other Saturday from 1-3pm.

Interested players should contact Ed Fuqua at or call 401-767-4132.

Introduction to Homeschooling

Thu, 11/05/2015 - 6:30pm - 8:00pm

Introduction to Homeschooling Workshop

Sat, 09/19/2015 - 11:00am - 12:00pm Workshop for all ages
 presented by World Book Specialist Debra Ferranti
Saturday September 19th 11-12am @ Woonsocket Harris Public Library
There are 12 online databases, log on and check them all out!!

Clem Labine: Always a Dodger

Wed, 08/26/2015 - 6:30pm - 9:00pm
Rick Elliott was born in N.Y.C. but moved with his family to Rhode Island when just a youngster. His dad was relocating to Woonsocket, Rhode Island to assist three brothers in the family business, Jacob Finkelstein & Sons. It was in Rhode Island where his father met Clem Labine, then a 16 year old in high school, working in the shipping room at Finkelstein's.