All Ages

Tech Tuesdays

Would you like to learn how to download books to your eReader or computer using the library's Overdrive site?  eBooks and audiobooks (and streaming video) are available free of charge with your library card!  Make an appointment with this online form or call the library. Sessions are one half-hour in length and are held on Tuesdays from 3:30 - 5:30pm.  Help is also available for computer software and online platforms.

Two Old Friends Concert

Songs, Tunes and Stories from Ireland and America - with Emery Hutchins & Jim Prendergast
A Two Old Friends performance will give you plaintive ballads and foot-stomping shout tunes; soaring instrumental solos, traditional Irish tunes,  and story-telling. There is truly something for everyone.   Hutch and Jim will be singing and playing the banjo, guitar, mandolin, concertina, bodran and the octave mandolin.

 

Celebrating Ireland in Story and Song

Join Mary King, Phil Edmonds & Kevin Fallon for music, songs and funny stories of Ireland.

Come enjoy a lively Irish program featuring music, song, and merriment. Their program highlights traditional Irish music played on the Celtic harp, fiddle, guitar, tin whistle and button accordion.  Come and enjoy an evening of lively jigs & reels, heart felt songs and plenty of blarney to keep you laughing!   Audience participation is welcome—great for families!

 

 

 

Roger Williams: His life, relevance and impact on our lives today

A talk by John McNiff, Park Ranger, Roger Williams National Memorial

Learn about  the world that Roger Williams came from, and the 'new' one he came to call home. Williams existed in a context that shaped his thoughts and ideas;  he stood up against a system of church/state power and brought about the first English settlement with complete religious freedom and separation of church and state. Here in RI, individual personal liberty first flourished. Those ideals have been handed down to us today, for us to let slip free or fight to preserve

Ebook Tutorials

Would you like to learn how to download books to your eReader or computer using the library's Overdrive site?  eBooks and audiobooks (and streaming video) are available free of charge with your library card!  Make an appointment with this online form or call the library. Sessions are one half-hour in length and are held on Tuesdays from 3:30 - 5:30pm.

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