Children's Services

Events This Month

02:00 PM - 03:30 PM
10:30 AM - 11:30 AM
01:30 PM - 03:30 PM
10:30 AM - 11:30 AM
06:00 PM - 07:00 PM

What's New

Library Spring Event!

Saturday April 12th

Woonsocket Harris Public Library

Children’s Room


For ages 2-5, 1-2pm

For ages 6-8, 2:30-3:30pm

Free Tickets available March 31st in the children’s room.

There will be balloons, face painting, games and a craft station!!!

Poetry Contest

Grades k-2, 3-5, 6-8, 9-12 & Adult

To honor National Poetry Month in April, the Friends of the Woonsocket Harris Public Library are sponsoring a poetry contest.  Poems may be submitted at the library from April 1st to April 26th.  Limit of 2 submissions per person.  Submissions will be accepted by email at, mail, fax, and in person.  Entries for grades 6 & up must be typed.  Please include name, address, phone number and age category.  Students should include name, phone #, grade, school, and teacher’s name.

1st Place, 2nd Place, 3rd Place Prizes will be awarded in each age category.

Winners are invited to share their poems at our Open MicPoetry Night at the Library on Wednesday, May 28th,  7-8:30 p.m.

For more information, please call Ed at 767-4132.


Money Smart Kids Games

Saturday, April 5th,1-3pm

Guess how many pennies are in the jar, Price is Right, Coin Toss, paper airplane making and more!

Prizes are books, bookmarks, and stickers.

Great for ages 4 & up. 

Homework Help

Need help with your homework? Let our crack team of librarians help you uncover the resources you need to finish that pesky homework assignment. Simply fill out the information below and we'll get started on your request! Don't wait until the night before your assignment is due to let us help you. We know you'd never wait until the last minute to finish your assignments.

A name, a name, what's a name other than something that we can call you buy? Let us know who you are so we can make sure the information gets to the right person!

We need your email address so we can send you our suggestions. We promise not to share your email address with anyone other than our library staff.

Let us know what class this homework assignment is for. It will help our librarians narrow the list of materials that we'll send your way.

Please tell us the name of your teacher. Our librarians often know what materials specific teachers like to use.

Let us know when you're homework assignment is due. We're not miracle workers so give us enough time to help you!

What is your assignment about and what are you having a hard time finding?