Programs

Monday, July 24, 2017 - 2:00pm

RICM presents this program focusing on the history of computers including research into some of the game-changing machines of the computer age. Participants will then make a fun video about what they learned. For ages 10 and up. Please register.

Tuesday, July 25, 2017 - 1:00pm

Beauty and the Beast is the French fairy tale of a selfless young woman, Beauty, who takes her father’s place as prisoner in a castle far away. Upon arrival, she meets the owner of the castle who appears to be a terrifying Beast. As time progresses, Beauty and the Beast begin to get to know not only each other, but also themselves. In this heartwarming, yet humorous tale, discover the power of being yourself and listening to your heart. Recommended for ages 5 and up. Registration begins Wednesday, June 21st.

Wednesday, July 26, 2017 - 2:30pm

There are big changes brewing in Gotham for Batman, and if he wants to save the city from the Joker's hostile takeover, Batman may have to drop the lone vigilante thing, try to work with others and maybe, just maybe, learn to lighten up. (PG 90 minutes) Fun for the whole family. A snack and a drink will be provided. Registration begins Wednesday, June 21st.

Wednesday, July 26, 2017 - 6:30pm

Summer concerts are held on the library lawn. Bring chairs, insect repellant and a picnic dinner to enjoy. Please register to ensure a seat inside in the event of inclement weather.
An evening of bluegrass, swing and authentic old time fiddle and banjo instrumentals.

Friday, July 28, 2017 - 10:00am

You understand that networking can grow your business and you have gotten over your shyness.  Now what?  Networking is not just about showing up at events (though that is part of it).  What you do when you are there and after you leave is where the rubber hits the road.  If you need to take your networking to the next level, come to this seminar presented by long-time networker Bob Salvas.  Bob will give you tools and ideas that will make your networking more successful and more profitable. Bob Salvas is a marketing consultant and SCORE counselor.
Register at http://tinyurl.com/powernetworkingNK
Small Business Friday is an ongoing series held on the fourth Friday of the month.

Monday, July 31, 2017 - 2:00pm

A popular, though selfish, high school student keeps reliving the same day over and over again, which ends when she and her friends get into a fatal car accident. In time, she must learn how to prevent the accident while becoming a better, kinder person. (2017, PG-13, 99 minutes)

Wednesday, August 2, 2017 - 3:00pm

Fiddle N' Fun is an independent music education program designed for young children. They provide unique, hands-on learning experiences through singing, movement, instruments, and much more! In addition to singing, listening games, movement, and thematic material, each session includes Suzuki-style activities using simple one-stringed instruments; these Fiddlestix are incredibly fun, durable, and has proven to prepare young listeners for learning the violin. Space is limited. Registration begins Wednesday, June 21st.

Wednesday, August 2, 2017 - 6:30pm

Scott Rutherford, associate Professor of Environmental Science at Roger Williams University, has spent two years examining the dispersal of quahog larvae in Narragansett Bay in a project sponsored by Rhode Island Sea Grant. He will present a slide show detailing his findings and discuss how they relate to fisheries management. Registration requested but not required.

Monday, August 7, 2017 - 6:00pm

Based on a true story about Antonina and Jan Zabinski, the keepers of the Warsaw Zoo, and their heroic efforts to help hundreds of Jews escape the Warsaw Ghetto. PG-13, 127 min., 2017. Please register. Sponsored by the Friends of the Library

Tuesday, August 8, 2017 - 6:00pm

Humorous adventure set in a dangerous and colorful future. PG-13, 121 min., 2014.

Wednesday, August 9, 2017 - 6:30pm

Join David Stone and Christopher Martin for the story of the development of Rhode Island’s clam shacks—from clam bakes to shore dinner halls. Learn about the former North Kingstown establishments of Johnson’s Hummocks and Emery’s Clam Cake Shack and about the lobster hatchery. Registration requested but not required. Clam cakes not included but feel free to bring your own! We will have cookies.

Thursday, August 10, 2017 - 3:00pm

In this workshop led by artist Becky Killian, participants will paint a scene of a surfer in a huge wave. Becky will offer step-by-step instructions but will also encourage “freestyling” so you can create your own individual masterpiece. Learn a new skill and gain confidence. No experience necessary. For ages 10 and up. Space limited, please register.

Wednesday, August 16, 2017 - 6:30pm

Summer concerts are held on the library lawn. Bring chairs, insect repellant and a picnic dinner to enjoy. Please register to ensure a seat inside in the event of inclement weather.
Jazz Standards, obscure musical gems and a pinch of the blues with imaginative phrasing and tempos. Tish will be joined by Gino Rosati and Joe Potenza (The Tasty Trio).

Wednesday, August 23, 2017 - 6:30pm

Are you considering taking up scuba diving? Are you interested in the beauty found beneath the ocean surface? Library Director Cyndi Desrochers will share photos and stories from her many dive trips.

Friday, August 25, 2017 - 10:00am

Learn how to successfully take advantage of Expos and Trade Shows to promote your business. Workshop leader Bob Salvas is a marketing consultant and SCORE counselor. Call the library for registration information. Small Business Friday is an ongoing series held on the fourth Friday of the month.

Saturday, August 26, 2017 - 2:00pm

2-4:00 P.M.
Get started with this photo editing program available at the library. Class size limited; registration required.

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