Upcoming Events

 

Walk & Talk Book Chat

Walk & Talk Book Chat
02/16/2023 - 11:00 am - 12:00 pm

Drop in any Thursday morning to enjoy nature and chat about the books that you’ve been reading. Weather permitting - we will email at 10 am on Thursday morning if the program has been canceled due to weather. This week meet us at Wolf Hill Forest Preserve - we will...

Introduction to Cricut Maker 3: Heat Transfer Vinyl

Introduction to Cricut Maker 3: Heat Transfer Vinyl
02/16/2023 - 5:00 pm - 6:00 pm

Heat Transfer Vinyl (HTV): Learn how to cut, weed and heat press a vinyl transfer onto fabric. Throughout the year we will be offering three different introductory learning sessions with the Cricut Maker. We will focus on a different project each time, so you can get a feel for working...

Introduction to Scrapbooking
02/16/2023 - 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm

Let' get your photos into scrapbooks and tell your story! Create a two-page layout using your photos. Idea sheets, cardstock, adhesive and tools will be provided. Please register below.

Virtual Game Night

Virtual Game Night
02/16/2023 - 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm

Join us on Discord every Thursday night from 6-8 pm for game night! Whether you typically play board games or are an avid video gamer - you will find something you enjoy playing during game night. Have any questions? Email: tech@myespl.org To join Discord, click here! Not sure what Discord...

Kindergarten Countdown

Kindergarten Countdown
02/16/2023 - 6:30 pm - 7:15 pm

Children attending kindergarten in the fall of 2023 can join us for this special series of story times. We will be getting ready for kindergarten with stories, songs, and activities. This set of story times began in October 2022 and will continue through June 2023. Our meeting meeting in February...

Tri-County Community Health Workers

Tri-County Community Health Workers
02/17/2023 - 12:00 pm - 2:00 pm

Third Friday of each month, January 20, Noon – 2:00 p.m. Two bilingual (English/Spanish) workers, a Behavioral Health Support Specialist and a Family Resilience Specialist, will be doing outreach at the library. They connect with residents and community partners to identify and address health disparities and inequities. Their goal is...

HS Book Club (Teen Program)

HS Book Club (Teen Program)
02/17/2023 - 5:30 pm - 6:30 pm

This month we’ll be chatting about In Deeper Waters by F. T. Lukens. If you weren’t able to make it to our last meeting, grab a copy from the Teenspace, by emailing Ms. Maddie, or via catalog.oslri.net. New members are always welcome!

February Family Story Time

February Family Story Time
02/18/2023 - 10:30 am - 11:00 am

Come to the library on a Saturday morning for a special family story time.  This story time will be geared to toddlers and/or preschoolers and their caregivers. There will be stories, songs and a craft. Please register below for this program.

Drop-In Tech Help

Drop-In Tech Help
02/20/2023 - 11:00 am - 12:00 pm

Stop by the library on Mondays at 11 am for drop in tech help. Have a more complicated question? Email tech@myespl.org before you come in.

Board Game Cafe (Teen Program)

Board Game Cafe (Teen Program)
02/21/2023 - 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm

Enjoy some snacks and cozy drinks and play tabletop board games!

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Coffee, Cake & Conversation Tuesdays
01/24/2023    
10:30 am - 12:00 pm
Drop by our new morning book group "Coffee, Cake & Conversation” Tuesday mornings at 10:30. If you enjoy a casual atmosphere, where you can discuss [...]
Introduction to Sphero Edu
01/24/2023    
6:30 pm
Tuesday, January 24 @ 6:30pm. Sphero Robots are wireless robots that you can control from a smartphone or ipad. What these robots do is up [...]
January Story Times: Preschool
01/25/2023    
10:30 am - 11:00 am
$0.00
This story time will be for children ages 3 to 5 and will be held held on Wednesday mornings from 10:30 a.m. – 11:00 a.m. [...]
Beanstack Reading Challenge: Celebrating Martin Luther King Jr.
01/27/2023 - 01/31/2023    
All Day
Jan 1, 2023 - Jan 31, 2023 Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. inspired our nation as a prominent leader of the Civil Rights Movement. Each [...]
Anime Club (Teen Program)
01/27/2023    
5:00 pm - 6:00 pm
We meet monthly to watch 2-3 episodes of an anime and enjoy a few snacks. Screenings vary from classic anime to new releases and are [...]
Come & Create in the MakerSpace
01/28/2023    
10:30 am - 12:30 pm
Join us in our MakerSpace every fourth Saturday from 10:30 am - 12:30 pm!
Creative Writing Workshop (Teen Program)
01/28/2023    
12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
$0.00
At this casual, beginner’s workshop, learn ways to start a story, try on different craft techniques, peer review work, and share your own work. Don’t [...]
Drop-In Tech Help
01/30/2023    
11:00 am - 12:00 pm
Stop by the library on Mondays at 11 am for drop in tech help. Have a more complicated question? Email tech@myespl.org before you come in.
Fantasy Book Club
01/30/2023    
6:00 pm
$0.00
Title: Throne of Glass by Sarah J Maas Description: In a land without magic, where the king rules with an iron hand, Celaena, an assassin, is [...]
INTRODUCTION TO 3-D PRINTING
01/30/2023    
6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
$0.00
INTRODUCTION TO 3-D PRINTING – The East Smithfield Public Library is excited to announce our acquisition of a Dremel DigiLab 3DPrinter. You may have seen [...]
Coffee, Cake & Conversation Tuesdays
01/31/2023    
10:30 am - 12:00 pm
Drop by our new morning book group "Coffee, Cake & Conversation” Tuesday mornings at 10:30. If you enjoy a casual atmosphere, where you can discuss [...]
January Story Times: Tiny Tots Story Time
01/31/2023    
10:30 am - 11:00 am
$0.00
This story time is for children ages 18months to 3 years old and will be held on Tuesdays mornings from 10:30 a.m. to 11:00 a.m. [...]
Knitting and Crochet Group
01/31/2023    
6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
Join us every other Tuesday evening for an informal knitting and crochet group where we will work on our own projects and support each other. [...]
January Story Times: Preschool
02/01/2023    
10:30 am - 11:00 am
$0.00
This story time will be for children ages 3 to 5 and will be held held on Wednesday mornings from 10:30 a.m. – 11:00 a.m. [...]
Walk & Talk Book Chat
02/02/2023    
11:00 am - 12:00 pm
$0.00
Drop in any Thursday morning to enjoy nature and chat about the books that you’ve been reading. Weather permitting - we will email at 10 [...]
Bookworms Book Group: 2022 -2023 School Year
02/02/2023    
4:30 pm - 5:30 pm
Any child in 2nd or 3rd grade along with their parent/caregiver may join us for this book group. In February, we will meet on Thursday, [...]
Card Club
02/02/2023    
5:30 pm - 6:30 pm
$0.00
February is the perfect time for card making. We will be learning some fun watercolor techniques to make backgrounds for an array of Valentine themed [...]
Virtual Game Night
02/02/2023    
6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Join us on Discord every Thursday night from 6-8 pm for game night! Whether you typically play board games or are an avid video gamer [...]
Painting Party (Teen Program)
02/03/2023    
5:00 pm - 6:00 pm
$0.00
Create a painting by following along with a step-by-step Bob Ross video. Bob Ross was an American painter and the host of the show The [...]
Playdough Fun
02/04/2023    
10:30 pm - 11:15 pm
$0.00
Come to the library to explore the benefits of playing with playdough. Playdough is fun for all ages, but this program will be for children [...]
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Drop-In Tech Help
30 Jan 23
Fantasy Book Club
30 Jan 23
INTRODUCTION TO 3-D PRINTING
30 Jan 23
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Playdough Fun
4 Feb 23