Children's Programs and Events

April School Vacation Week Programs

Sign-ups and  FREE tickets for all these programs will be available Monday April 14th

Programs sponsored by the Friends of the Woonsocket Harris Public Library.

For more information about any of these programs, please call 769-9044 ext 2 or email

Cupcake Decorating

Monday, April  21st, 2-3:30 p.m.
Great for ages 8-12
Decorate cupcakes with lots of frosting colors sprinkles and many special designs like butterflies and animals. 
Sign up at children’s desk  

Animal Adoption

Tuesday, April 22nd, 1:30-3:30 p.m.
Great for ages 4 & up
Learn how to adopt an animal from the Woonsocket Animal Shelter. What do you need to have and know. Kittens and puppies will be available to view at the library. 

Magician Greg McAdams and Axel the Dog

Thursday, April 24th, 2-3pm

Great for all ages.  Magic show for families.

Music with Josh

Tuesday, April 22nd ,10:30-11:30 a.m.

Great for ages 5 & up. Josh tells tales of long ago and of dragons and knights and more original “Stories With a Wig and a Wag.” 


Poison Prevention Story Time

Wednesday, April 23rd, 10:30-11:30 a.m.

Great for ages 16m and up. Sponsored by Thundermist. Learn about the dangers of household poisons and also lead paint poison in this fun for kids and families storytime.  Sign up at children’s desk.

Biomes Science Center Tidepool Animals

Friday, April 21st, 1:30-2:30 p.m.

Great for all ages.  Live tidepool animals like starfish hermit crabs, pufferfish and more. 

Music is Fun with Mr. Rowland

Mr. Rowland – Music is Fun
Selected Fridays 10:30-11:30am
For ages 6 & under. Parents attend with children.  Walk-ins are welcome if program is not full.  Preference given to Woonsocket residents.

Tunes and Tales with Anne-Marie Forer

Tunes & Tales for Tots with Ann-Marie Forer
Sing songs and make music with Anne-Marie Forer!  Parents attend program with children.  Suitable for ages 6 & under.  The program takes place the first Saturday of each month at 10:30-11:30a.m.  
The dates are:
January 4
February 1
March 1
April 5
May 3

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.