Adults

UFO Sightings in RI Program

A presentation by Eric Smith,  a UFO researcher and field investigator for MUFON (the Mutual UFO Network) in Rhode Island. His work includes the history of UFO sightings in Rhode Island and recent notable investigations and witness interviews.   He will be talking about recent sightings in Rhode Island, what MUFON does as an investigative organization and highlighting some of the stranger cases of the last few years.

Friday Favorites

New members are always welcome to our fun book sharing group.  Each participant is given a short time to talk about a book they would like to recommend to others.  It can be a popular new release or an old favorite. You're sure to come away with new books for your list, and new friends who share your interest in reading.  Refreshments are served. 

The Doctor Broad: Author Talk

We are pleased to host a book talk/signing by Dr. Barbara Roberts on Wednesday, October 23rd at 6:30pm.  Dr. Roberts may have caused the downfall of the New England Mafia simply by doing her job. Now, decades later, Barbara is telling the tale in a real-life memoir. This true story has historical twists and hair-raising turns. Books will be available for sale at this event. Only cash or checks can be accepted. There is limited seating, so please call us at the library to let us know if you'll be coming. -- 245-7686  

Friday Favorites

New members are always welcome to our fun book sharing group.  Each participant is given a short time to talk about a book they would like to recommend to others.  It can be a popular new release or an old favorite. You're sure to come away with new books for your list, and new friends who share your interest in reading.  Refreshments are served. 

The Public: Movie Night

New film written by, directed and starring Emilio Estevez about a public library in Cincinnati and one bitter cold night when the homeless patrons need shelter. Estevez is a library advocate and this film is his tribute to the public library. 

Container Gardening Workshop

URI Master Gardener Program presents a “Container Gardening” program.  Get the most out of your space and brighten up your deck, patio or yard.  Learn techniques for successful container gardening, explore growing herbs, annuals and vegetables in containers, and learn what plants work best in the sun or shade. Come have fun, think creative and explore the use of different types of containers.  First timer and experienced container gardeners welcome

Dementia Friends Program

This free information session is a discussion led by a volunteer Dementia Friends Champion. You’ll learn what dementia is, what it’s like to live with it, and some tips for communicating with people who have dementia. Dementia Friends is a global movement developed by the Alzheimer’s Society in the United Kingdom and now underway in Massachusetts and across the United States. To learn more, contact Allyson at Allcote246@gmail.com

Pages

Subscribe to RSS - Adults