Events & News

POPULAR HAPPENINGS THIS MONTH

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ADULT CRAFT: TEA WALLET

Wednesday, September 22 @ 5:00 PM in the Nash Room
Join us for a fun DIY craft to create an adorable wallet to carry tea bags or other similar materials in. Materials are provided, but you may bring your own. Space is limited, so please call (401) 828-3750 x 103 or email amber@wwpl.org to sign up.

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WEDNESDAY NIGHT RPGs

Wednesdays @ 5:30 PM - 8:30 PM via Zoom + Roll20.net (and in Person)
Wednesday night is game night! We have several RPG campaigns running, from D&D 5e and Pathfinder to FATE, and we add new games whenever demand and interest allows. Email amber@wwpl.org to learn what games have seats for players, or to inquire about GMing your own campaign through WWPL!

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ADULT BOOK CLUB RETURNS!

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Tuesday, September 28 @ 5:00 PM in the Mini-Lab Upstairs
Join us for the return of our Adult Book Club! For the first month back, we are reading "Of Women and Salt" by Gabriela Garcia. Pick up a copy at the Circulation Desk. Questions? Call (401) 828-3750 x 1 or email amber@wwpl.org for answers!

WWPL WALKING CLUB

Fall Session: Mondays from September 13 through September 27 @ 8:00 AM
Back for session 3 by popular demand! Every Monday morning beginning September 13, join library staff members as we walk the town bike path. Meet new people! All ages are welcome but minors must be accompanied by an adult. For info, contact caitlin@wwpl.org.

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SENIOR TECH CLUB - NOW BACK IN-PERSON!

Thursdays @ 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM in Mini-Lab (Upstairs)
We're now back in-person for Senior Tech! Are you an older adult looking for tech help and/or a social group of friends looking to enjoy each others' company and learn new technologies? Then this is the club for you! Join us every Thursday morning to receive tech assistance from staff or stay awhile and socialize with a fantastic group of patrons!

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RPG MINI PAINTING

Friday, September 3 + 17 @ 2:00 - 4:00 PM in the Nash Room
RPG miniatures are small models used for characters in games like Dungeons & Dragons. Participants will receive one medium character mini for their own, and pay paint additional minis for the library collection. Paints, brushes, and help will be provided, but you may bring your own supplies! Space is limited so call (401) 828-3750 x 103 or email amber@wwpl.org to register.

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FINANCIAL LITERACY COURSE

Tuesday, September 28 @ 6:30 PM in the Nash Room
Join CFP Christian Grundle for a crash course on the benefits of a 401k, pension plans, and more. Cut through the jargon! Christian will help you understand the simplest terms how to achieve financial stability from the benefits you have and benefits you need.

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SPOTLIGHT NEWS STORIES THIS MONTH

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LIBRARY CARD MONTH!

September is Library Card Sign-Up Month! Stop by the library to register for a library card, renew one, or get a new one for FREE. Enter a raffle for fun prizes and use your library card to borrow all the books, movies, CDs, and NEW video games! Youth materials are now fine-free for both past and present materials.

LABOR DAY - CLOSED SEP. 6

The library will be CLOSED Monday, September 6 in observance of Labor Day.

We will reopen normal hours on Tuesday, September 7.

Have a safe, healthy holiday!

JOB CLUB IS BACK!

Job Club RI is back in-person every Tuesday night beginning at 6:30 PM in our Nash Community Room.

Job Club is the perfect opportunity to get help in aspects of getting a new occupation or changing career fields. Network, get advice, resume help, and more. FREE and open.

MEET OUR NEW MASCOT

Meet Nutmeg, West Warwick Public Library's new mascot and connoisseur of books (and bugs)!

Nutmeg is a blizzard gecko and her name was chosen via a library contest in June 2021.

Visit her in the Youth Department!

STORE OPEN, NEW MERCH

Our Book Nook bookstore is open. Browse hundreds of unbeatable deals on books, movies, CDs, puzzles, games, equipment, and more.

We are also now accepting orders for WWPL logo t-shirts and mugs. Ask a staff member for details.