Coventry Public Library

Educate, Entertain, Enrich

Programs

Wednesday, February 4, 2015 - 6:30pm to Wednesday, March 11, 2015 - 6:30pm

Wednesday, February 4, 2015 - 6:30pm to Wednesday, March 11, 2015 - 6:30pm

Children ages 3 through 8 are invited to attend Evening Storytimes featuring stories, activities and crafts on Wednesdays at 6:30pm as follows: January 21st, 28th, February 4th, 11th, 25th, March 4th, and 11th.  Children are invited to wear their Pajamas and Slippers!  NO Registration.

 

Thursday, March 5, 2015 - 6:30pm to 7:30pm

Thursday, March 5, 2015 - 6:30pm to 7:30pm

The Rhode Island Brewing Society will discuss how you can get started in home brewing, including: brewing techniques, equipment essentials, recipes and styles, bottling, kegging, and other resources to help you get started. Call 822-9105 or email megan@coventrylibrary.org to register.

Sunday, March 8, 2015 - 9:00am to Sunday, March 15, 2015 - 5:00pm

Sunday, March 8, 2015 - 9:00am to Sunday, March 15, 2015 - 5:00pm

Teens are invited to visit the YA section of the library for instructions on participating in the QR Scavenger Hunt in celebration of Teen Tech Week.  A mobile device with a QR reader will be needed to search for clues around the library.  Each teen who find the answers to the clues will receive a prize!  For more information, email the teen librarian at barbi@coventrylibrary.org.

 

Monday, March 9, 2015 - 6:00pm

Monday, March 9, 2015 - 6:00pm

In this 3-part series, you'll learn to navigate online job sites, apply to jobs online and write a resume and cover letter. Workshops will be held Mondays, March 9, 16 & 23 from 6 -7:30 pm. We recommend attending all three workshops. Please bring a copy of your resume or a list of past jobs. A valid email address is required prior to the first workshop. If you do not have one, please make an appointment with a reference librarian to create an email account. Please contact Adult Services to sign-up for the workshops: 401-822-9105. 

Monday, March 16, 2015 - 9:00am to Saturday, March 28, 2015 - 5:00pm

Monday, March 16, 2015 - 9:00am to Saturday, March 28, 2015 - 5:00pm

 Registration for the Spring storytime session begins Monday, March 16th for Coventry residents and Tuesday, March 17th for non-residents.  Registration may be done by phone at 822-9102 or the library website.  Spring schedule as follows: Rock & Read for Birth through 23 months on Mondays at 9:30am & 10:30am; Tales for Twos on Wednesdays at 10:00am; Storytimes for 3 through 8-year-olds on Thursdays at 10:00am, Thursdays at 1:30pm and Fridays at 10:00am.

 

 

Monday, March 16, 2015 - 6:00pm

Monday, March 16, 2015 - 6:00pm

In this 3-part series, you'll learn to navigate online job sites, apply to jobs online and write a resume and cover letter. Workshops will be held Mondays, March 9, 16 & 23 from 6 -7:30 pm. We recommend attending all three workshops. Please bring a copy of your resume or a list of past jobs. A valid email address is required prior to the first workshop. If you do not have one, please make an appointment with a reference librarian to create an email account. Please contact Adult Services to sign-up for the workshops: 401-822-9105. 

Monday, March 23, 2015 - 6:00pm

Monday, March 23, 2015 - 6:00pm

In this 3-part series, you'll learn to navigate online job sites, apply to jobs online and write a resume and cover letter. Workshops will be held Mondays, March 9, 16 & 23 from 6 -7:30 pm. We recommend attending all three workshops. Please bring a copy of your resume or a list of past jobs. A valid email address is required prior to the first workshop. If you do not have one, please make an appointment with a reference librarian to create an email account. Please contact Adult Services to sign-up for the workshops: 401-822-9105. 

Monday, March 30, 2015 - 6:00pm to 7:00pm

Monday, March 30, 2015 - 6:00pm to 7:00pm

Choose one of our selected cookbooks, pick a dish to prepare and come to the meeting to share and discuss recipes. A small microwave is available to reheat items. Call 822-9105 or email megan@coventrylibrary.org to register.

Tuesday, April 21, 2015 - 9:00am to 4:00pm

Tuesday, April 21, 2015 - 9:00am to 4:00pm

A Babysitter's Training Course conducted by the RI Red Cross will be held on Tuesday, April 21st from 9:00am-4:00pm.  Boys and girls ages 11 through 15 may register beginning March 23rd at the library.  A non-refundable fee of $90.00 which includes instruction and materials is due at registration.  The library will provide free lunch and snacks.  Call 822-9102 for more information.

 

 

Tuesday, April 21, 2015 - 6:30pm to 7:30pm

Tuesday, April 21, 2015 - 6:30pm to 7:30pm

Budgeting lies at the foundation of every financial plan. Whether living paycheck to paycheck or earning six-figures a year, you need to know where your money is going if you want to have a handle on your finances. Jade M. Toher, CPA, MST of KLR Associates will explain how to create and maintain a budget at this special Money Smart Week presentation.