Programs

Sunday, December 4, 2016 - 2:00pm

An informal poetry group for poets of all levels. Come and share your poetry. Be inspired! Please register.
2-3:30pm

Monday, December 5, 2016 - 6:00pm

The Boston Globe’s elite Spotlight team investigates child abuse claims against the Catholic Church. R, 128 min., 2015. Please register.

Tuesday, December 6, 2016 - 4:00pm

Tuesdays December 6 & 13 4-5:00 P.M.

For ages 5-10. Please register.

Wednesday, December 7, 2016 - 3:00pm

Come to the library for an afternoon of party games. Be prepared with your best winning strategies. For grades 6 and up.

Wednesday, December 7, 2016 - 6:30pm

Saul Richman of the South County Community Action Agency will go over the basics of Medicare—when to apply, what is covered and why supplemental insurance is necessary. If you will be enrolling in Medicare soon or are already a participant, all questions are welcome. Medicare fraud, consumer financial exploitation and financial assistance programs

Friday, December 9, 2016 - 1:30pm

Friday, December 9: 1:30-4:30 P.M.
Thursday, December 29: 5:30 to 8:00 P.M.
Friday, January 6: 1:30-4:30 P.M.

Come in for some one-on-one help with downloading e-books or audio books. Learn about Hoopla and Freegal, our free digital services for movies, music, eBooks, audiobooks, comics and TV. Be sure to bring your devices (such as phones, tablets, laptops and eReaders) and cords, library card number and your Apple, Adobe or Amazon account passwords. No registration necessary. First come, first served.

Sunday, December 11, 2016 - 2:00pm

Bottles of Hope are small glass bottles covered with polymer clay and given to cancer patients as a symbol of health and good wishes. Polymer clay is fun and easy to work with. All materials provided. Come make a bottle with us! Children welcome to join in the fun! Young children should be accompanied a parent. Please register.

Monday, December 12, 2016 - 9:00am to Friday, December 23, 2016 - 5:00pm

December 12-23

Materials will be provided at the craft table in the beginning reader’s area to make a holiday card for someone special.

Monday, December 12, 2016 - 3:00pm

Teens (Grades 6-12) are invited to come decorate sugar cookies. Icing, sprinkles and more will be provided to make fun and delicious treats. Participants will also get to help choose January's book club read!

Tuesday, December 13, 2016 - 6:30pm

Join us for snacks and a discussion of Octavia Butler’s classic dystopian sci-fi novel, Dawn! The January 10th book is A Darker Shade of Magic by V.E. Schwab

Tuesday, December 13, 2016 - 8:21pm

4-5:00 P.M.

For ages 5-10. Please register.

Wednesday, December 14, 2016 - 6:30pm

Steel Pan artist, composer & educator Aaron Abrahamson Cote has performed in over 35 countries, reaching 3 continents, and has done numerous tours throughout the Caribbean. An alum of NKHS, Cote is bringing it home this holiday season! With more than 50 original Caribbean jazz and pop compositions to their credit, his band, Panoramic View intersperses traditional tropical favorites and holiday tunes with island spice! Please register for this special treat.  

Saturday, December 17, 2016 -
2:00pm to 4:00pm

Learn about the benefits of hearing loops in this informational meeting and dedication of the library's recently installed hearing loop.
Noted audiologist and HLAA National Hearing Loop Advocate Dr. Juliette Sterkens will be the featured speaker.
Mobile headsets will be available to try. More information on the flyer below. Please reserve a space by calling 401-294-3306 or by using the link below.

Sunday, December 18, 2016 - 2:00pm

Enjoy the sequel to Finding Nemo. Young children must be accompanied by an adult. Bring your own movie snacks. Covered drinks only. Registration requested.

Monday, December 19, 2016 - 6:30pm

Read, cook, eat and discuss! Cookbooks available at the Circulation Desk or use a recipe found online: http://www.moosewoodcooks.com/all-recipes/
Please register and let us know what you are bringing; call 294-3306 or email edonovan@nklibrary.org.

Tuesday, December 20, 2016 - 3:00pm

Need a break after school? Get creative and design your own Christmas ornament! Supplies will be provided in the teen space for students in grades 6-12.

Tuesday, December 20, 2016 - 6:30pm

A dramatic mystery set in a small, unsuspecting Vermont town. Please register.

Wednesday, December 21, 2016 - 6:30pm

We’ll celebrate the Winter Solstice by gathering together for refreshments and a viewing of a holiday film of a different sort. Breathtaking landscapes frame intimate scenes as the animal residents make their way through the most challenging season of the year. Reservations requested.

Tuesday, December 27, 2016 - 2:00pm

Don’t miss this one-of-a-kind holiday music experience! For children ages 3-7, this workshop will involve singing, movement, puppetry, stories, instruments, and much more! Please register beginning Monday, December 5th.

Wednesday, December 28, 2016 - 2:00pm

Join us for the adventures of an orphaned boy named Pete and his best friend Elliot, who just so happens to be a dragon. This movie is great for the whole family. Snacks and a drink will be provided. Please register beginning Monday, December 5th.

Thursday, December 29, 2016 - 10:00am

10:00 A.M.-12:30 P.M.
For ages 5-10. No registration necessary.

Thursday, December 29, 2016 - 3:00pm

Teens are welcome to join in a discussion of Stiefvater’s paranormal series about the wolves of Mercy Falls. This first book introduces readers to Grace who has been particularly drawn to an unusual yellow-eyed wolf who, in his turn, has been watching her with increasing intensity. Books available; please register by calling 294-3306, x5.

Thursday, December 29, 2016 - 5:30pm

Thursday, December 29: 5:30 to 8:00 P.M.
Friday, January 6: 1:30-4:30 P.M.

Come in for some one-on-one help with downloading e-books or audio books. Learn about Hoopla and Freegal, our free digital services for movies, music, eBooks, audiobooks, comics and TV. Be sure to bring your devices (such as phones, tablets, laptops and eReaders) and cords, library card number and your Apple, Adobe or Amazon account passwords. No registration necessary. First come, first served.

Saturday, December 31, 2016 - 11:00am

Help celebrate the new year by joining us for a fun -filled party for 4-8 year olds. There will be cookie decorating, a small craft, music and dancing, and a countdown to noon time. Noisemakers, hats, snacks and a drink will be provided. Space is limited. Please register beginning Monday, December 5th.

Wednesday, January 4, 2017 - 6:30pm

For decades, Cuba’s wild landscapes lay untouched while its neighbors destroyed their ecological riches. Now, Cuba’s priceless treasures are about to face an onslaught: tourism is on the rise. What will happen to Cuba’s stunning biodiversity? Join us to watch this film produced in 2010. Reservations requested.

Thursday, January 5, 2017 - 6:30pm

Thursdays 6:30 to 7:30 P.M.
January 5, 12 & 19

This one-hour, three-session class will get you started in using this simple and effective tool to create presentations.
Basic computer skills are required. Please register. Participants should attend all three sessions.

Friday, January 6, 2017 - 1:30pm

Friday, January 6: 1:30-4:30 P.M.

Come in for some one-on-one help with downloading e-books or audio books. Learn about Hoopla and Freegal, our free digital services for movies, music, eBooks, audiobooks, comics and TV. Be sure to bring your devices (such as phones, tablets, laptops and eReaders) and cords, library card number and your Apple, Adobe or Amazon account passwords. No registration necessary. First come, first served.

Saturday, January 7, 2017 - 2:30pm

It’s a new year, a new you, a whole new set of books to read. Join our Reader’s Advisor for high tea and classic accompanying finger foods to celebrate the New Year, and talk about all the wonderful books we’ve read in the last one! Please register.

Sunday, January 8, 2017 - 2:00pm

An informal poetry group for poets of all levels. Come and share your poetry. Be inspired! Please register.

Monday, January 9, 2017 - 6:00pm

Marnie, lonely and heartbroken after her husband dies, follows her daughter Lori to Los Angeles hoping to restart her life. She begins interfering with Lori's life, but soon meets other people who are more in need of her assistance. Starring Susan Sarandon and Rose Byrne. PG-13, 100 min., 2016. Please register.

Wednesday, January 11, 2017 - 6:30pm

With Dawn Cardace, Assistant Professor, URI
More info soon!

Saturday, January 14, 2017 - 2:00pm

With Dr. Helen Whall, Holy Cross College
More info soon!

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