Events

Monday, July 04
10:00am - 8:00pm
The library will be closed on Monday, July 4th to observe the signing of the Declaration of Independence on July 4, 1776. The library will re-open on Tuesday, July 5 at 10:00 a.m. Want to learn more about the Fourth of July? Check out britannica.com... Read More
Event Location: Meeting Hall
Tuesday, July 05
10:30am - 11:00am
BABY JAM (Babies up to 24 months) Tuesdays: 10:30 a.m. — 11:00 a.m.  A playtime that involves children and adults in stories, finger rhymes, and interactive songs with small instruments. This is a lap-sit program in which we use our... Read More
Event Location: Meeting Hall
Tuesday, July 05
1:30pm - 4:00pm
July 5—Julia PG  |  117 min  |  Drama/War |  1977 Jane Fonda,  Vanessa Redgrave, Jason Robards  At the behest of an old and dear friend, playwright Lillian Hellman undertakes a dangerous mission to smuggle funds into Nazi Germany.  
Event Location: Meeting Hall
Tuesday, July 05
5:30pm - 7:00pm
Annual homeowners meeting
Event Location: Meeting Hall
Tuesday, July 05
5:30pm - 7:45pm
Summer Mah Jongg Play - 6:00 p.m. to 7:45 p.m. National Mah Jongg League rules You must have your own official standard hands card Call 401 423-7280 or email ... Read More
Event Location: Sydney Wright Room
Wednesday, July 06
10:00am - 8:00pm
Fairy Jar kits will be available starting Wednesday, July 6th at 10:00AM by the Circulation Desk. All the materials needed to create this Secret Fairy Night Light are contained in the kit.  (You should use a glue gun to assemble this craft.  Glue... Read More
Event Location: Offsite
Wednesday, July 06
10:15am - 10:45am
STORY TIME (for children ages 2 to 5) Wednesdays: 10:15 a.m. — 10:45 a.m. A... Read More
Event Location: Meeting Hall
Wednesday, July 06
6:00pm - 7:00pm
Thank you for your interest, but this program is full!  Camp Activity: Terrariums Join us for an evening camp activity on Wednesday, July 6, at 6:00 p.m. We will be making terrariums! Kids get everything they need to grow their own mini-ecosystem!... Read More
Event Location: Meeting Hall
Thursday, July 07
6:00pm - 7:00pm
Thank you for your interest, but this program is full! T(W)EEN Camp Craft: Rainbow Sand Art Terrariums Join us for an evening camp craft on Thursday, July 7, at 6:00 p.m. We will be making Rainbow Sand Art Terrariums! This craft is for tweens and... Read More
Event Location: Meeting Hall
Saturday, July 09
10:00am - 12:00pm
Pubic will be invited to sign designation forms for Rhode Island candidates running for office in November 2022.
Event Location: Sydney Wright Room
Monday, July 11
2:00pm - 4:00pm
A meeting of the local knitting group, Needles Galore.
Event Location: Meeting Hall
Monday, July 11
5:00pm - 7:00pm
Summer Mah Jongg Play Series - 5:00 p.m. to 6:45 p.m. National Mah Jongg League rules You must have your own official standard hands card Call 401 423-7280 or email ... Read More
Event Location: Sydney Wright Room
Monday, July 11
6:00pm - 7:30pm
Dave Marchetti's Animal Experiences Sponsored by the Friends of the Jamestown Library   Become closer to Mother Nature in a fun and exciting way! Meet amphibians, reptiles, and small mammals in a show that is both educational and entertaining! This... Read More
Event Location: Meeting Hall
Tuesday, July 12
10:30am - 11:00am
BABY JAM (Babies up to 24 months) Tuesdays: 10:30 a.m. — 11:00 a.m.  A playtime that involves children and adults in stories, finger rhymes, and interactive songs with small instruments. This is a lap-sit program in which we use our... Read More
Event Location: Meeting Hall
Tuesday, July 12
10:00am - 4:00pm
Staff meeting for AmGen
Event Location: Sydney Wright Room
Tuesday, July 12
1:30pm - 4:00pm
July 12—Julie & Julia PG-13  |  123 min   |  Biography/Drama/Romance | 2009 Amy Adams, Meryl Streep, Chris Messina, Stanley Tucci   Julia Child and Julie Powell - both of whom wrote memoirs - find their lives intertwined. Though separated by... Read More
Event Location: Meeting Hall
Tuesday, July 12
5:00pm - 7:30pm
Monthly Meeting
Event Location: Sydney Wright Room
Wednesday, July 13
10:15am - 10:45am
STORY TIME (for children ages 2 to 5) Wednesdays: 10:15 a.m. — 10:45 a.m. A... Read More
Event Location: Meeting Hall
Wednesday, July 13
10:00am - 4:00pm
Staff meeting for AmGen
Event Location: Sydney Wright Room
Wednesday, July 13
6:00pm - 7:30pm
Make a Little Succulent Terrarium Join us on Wednesday, July 13, at 6:00 p.m. We will be making terrariums!  With the supplies provided you will design and make a mini ecosystem in a glass container! Registration is required as space is limited.   ... Read More
Event Location: Meeting Hall
Wednesday, July 13
6:30pm - 7:30pm
An evening book club headed by local resident BJ Whitehouse.  This month's discussion will be on "The Dictionary of Lost Words" by Pip Williams.  All are welcome, sign up not required.  Books available for check out at the circulation desk.
Event Location: Sydney Wright Room
Thursday, July 14
6:00pm - 7:30pm
T(w)een Team Trivia! Sponsored by the Friends of the Jamestown Library Join us for Team Trivia with WRIK. The host asks questions as teams fill out their answer sheets. Fun, food, and prizes are guaranteed. This program is for tweens and teens in... Read More
Event Location: Meeting Hall
Monday, July 18
5:00pm - 7:00pm
Summer Mah Jongg Play Series - 5:00 p.m. to 6:45 p.m. National Mah Jongg League rules You must have your own official standard hands card Call 401 423-7280 or email ... Read More
Event Location: Sydney Wright Room
Monday, July 18
6:00pm - 7:00pm
Children's Camp Craft: Birdhouses Join us for an evening camp craft on Monday, July 18, at 6:00 p.m. We will be painting and decorating birdhouses!  This craft is perfect for elementary school children. Registration is required as space is limited. ... Read More
Event Location: Meeting Hall
Tuesday, July 19
10:30am - 11:00am
BABY JAM (Babies up to 24 months) Tuesdays: 10:30 a.m. — 11:00 a.m.  A playtime that involves children and adults in stories, finger rhymes, and interactive songs with small instruments. This is a lap-sit program in which we use our... Read More
Event Location: Meeting Hall
Tuesday, July 19
1:30pm - 4:00pm
.July 19—Being Julia R  |  104 min  |  Comedy/Drama/Romance |  2004 Annette Bening, Michael Gambon, Maury Chaykin, Jeremy Irons Julia is a popular but aging stage actress who is losing passion for her career. Her husband and director, Michael ... Read More
Event Location: Meeting Hall
Tuesday, July 19
6:00pm - 7:00pm
Circus Dynamics Sponsored by the Friends of the Jamestown Library Kick off Summer Reading with a fun, fast-paced circus variety show that includes juggling, flag spinning, hat manipulation, and balloon tricks. A short balloon-twisting workshop... Read More
Event Location: Meeting Hall
Tuesday, July 19
5:30pm - 7:45pm
Summer Mah Jongg Play - 6:00 p.m. to 7:45 p.m. National Mah Jongg League rules You must have your own official standard hands card Call 401 423-7280 or email ... Read More
Event Location: Sydney Wright Room
Wednesday, July 20
10:15am - 10:45am
STORY TIME (for children ages 2 to 5) Wednesdays: 10:15 a.m. — 10:45 a.m. A... Read More
Event Location: Meeting Hall
Wednesday, July 20
10:00am - 8:00pm
S'mores kits will be available starting Wednesday, July 20th at 10:00AM by the Circulation Desk. All the things you need to make and enjoy a few s'mores are included in the kit, including a unique candle holder. Quantities are limited.  First... Read More
Event Location: Offsite
Wednesday, July 20
4:00pm - 5:00pm
Wednesday, July 20 at 4:00 PM... Read More
Event Location: Sydney Wright Room
Wednesday, July 20
6:30pm - 7:45pm
Monthly meeting
Event Location: Sydney Wright Room
Thursday, July 21
6:00pm - 7:00pm
T(W)EEN Camp Craft: Birdhouses Join us for an evening camp craft on Thursday, July 21, at 6:00 p.m. We will be painting and decorating birdhouses! This craft is for tweens and teens in grades 5 through 12. Registration is required as space is... Read More
Event Location: Meeting Hall
Friday, July 22
10:00am - 4:00pm
Harp Workshop
Event Location: Meeting Hall
Monday, July 25
2:00pm - 4:00pm
A meeting of the local knitting group, Needles Galore.
Event Location: Meeting Hall
Monday, July 25
4:00pm - 5:00pm
Monday, July 25 at 4:00 p.m. The Sign of Four by Sir Arthur Conan... Read More
Event Location: Sydney Wright Room
Monday, July 25
5:00pm - 7:00pm
Summer Mah Jongg Play Series - 5:00 p.m. to 6:45 p.m. National Mah Jongg League rules You must have your own official standard hands card Call 401 423-7280 or email ... Read More
Event Location: Sydney Wright Room
Monday, July 25
6:00pm - 7:00pm
Wandering Trails Sponsored by the Friends of the Jamestown Library Join us for an interactive variety show complete with puppets, masks, and storytelling, and embrace the theme of exploration— exploring nature around us and emotions within us. This... Read More
Event Location: Meeting Hall
Tuesday, July 26
10:30am - 11:00am
BABY JAM (Babies up to 24 months) Tuesdays: 10:30 a.m. — 11:00 a.m.  A playtime that involves children and adults in stories, finger rhymes, and interactive songs with small instruments. This is a lap-sit program in which we use our... Read More
Event Location: Meeting Hall
Tuesday, July 26
12:00pm - 1:00pm
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Event Location: Sydney Wright Room
Tuesday, July 26
1:30pm - 4:00pm
July 26—Julia PG-13  |  95 min   |  Documentary/Biography |  2021 Julia Child (archive Footage), Jose Andres,  The story of the legendary cookbook author and television superstar who changed the way Americans think about food, television, and even... Read More
Event Location: Meeting Hall
Tuesday, July 26
5:30pm - 7:45pm
Summer Mah Jongg Play - 6:00 p.m. to 7:45 p.m. National Mah Jongg League rules You must have your own official standard hands card Call 401 423-7280 or email ... Read More
Event Location: Sydney Wright Room
Wednesday, July 27
10:15am - 10:45am
STORY TIME (for children ages 2 to 5) Wednesdays: 10:15 a.m. — 10:45 a.m. A... Read More
Event Location: Meeting Hall
Wednesday, July 27
6:00pm - 7:30pm
Resin Bookmarks Sponsored by the Friends of the Jamestown Library Join us to make resin bookmarks!  Each participant will design and create 2 bookmarks.  You will have your choice of using dried flowers, sparkle and colors.  Note:... Read More
Event Location: Meeting Hall
Thursday, July 28
5:30pm - 7:30pm
Dungeons & Dragons Join us for an evening of Dungeons and Dragons on Thursday, July 28, at 5:30 p.m. Game Master, Brandon Morgan of Midsummer Games, introduces participants to Camp Chumbawamba and... Read More
Event Location: Meeting Hall
Thursday, July 28
6:00pm - 7:30pm
Poetry Reading Group sponsored by the Jamestown Philomenian Library.
Event Location: Sydney Wright Room
Friday, July 29
3:30pm - 5:00pm
Allen film
Event Location: Meeting Hall
Monday, August 01
5:00pm - 7:00pm
Summer Mah Jongg Play Series - 5:00 p.m. to 6:45 p.m. National Mah Jongg League rules You must have your own official standard hands card Call 401 423-7280 or email ... Read More
Event Location: Sydney Wright Room
Monday, August 01
6:00pm - 7:00pm
Children's Camp Craft: Friendship Bracelets Join us for an evening camp activity on Monday, August 1, at 6:00 p.m. We will be making friendship bracelets!  This program is perfect for elementary school children. Registration is required as space is... Read More
Event Location: Meeting Hall
Tuesday, August 02
10:30am - 11:00am
BABY JAM (Babies up to 24 months) Tuesdays: 10:30 a.m. — 11:00 a.m.  A playtime that involves children and adults in stories, finger rhymes, and interactive songs with small instruments. This is a lap-sit program in which we use our... Read More
Event Location: Meeting Hall

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