The Davisville Free Library is located in the village of Davisville in North Kingstown, Rhode Island.
SCHOOL VACATION SPECIAL EVENT
MORE THAN MUSIC PRESENTS I CAN PLAY THE FIDDLE!
Friday, February 21st, 10AM
With Instructor Joel Beauchemin. This hands-on learning experience will introduce the violin (a.k.a. the fiddle) in an exciting, non-traditional group setting. Through listening exercises, movement games, and instrument exploration, participants will learn the basics --positioning, sound production, right-hand bowing, and left hand fingering-- on one-stringed, violin trainer instruments known
as “fiddlestix”. No previous experience playing a musical instrument is necessary. Ages 3-8.
Space is limited—please call the library to sign up. 884-5524.
Wednesdays from 3PM-7PM
We’ll answer your tech help questions,
*How do I set up an email account?
*How do I download free library books to my e-reader or tablet using E-Zone?
*How do I download free audiobooks to my iPod?
No registration necessary
Stop by to play a game of chess—or learn how! Chess enthusiast Aidan Sowa will be
facilitating this program and on-hand to play a game and instruct beginning chess players. All levels of play welcome.
Ages 6 and up.
Saturdays at 10AM beginning January 4th
Imagine, dream, design and build—come play and construct with our Legos® in the Children’s Room!
Creations will be displayed at the library.
No registration necessary.
Ages 5 and up.
MOVIE NIGHT: ALL IS LOST
Wednesday, February 26th, 7PM
Academy Award-nominated writer/director J.C. Chandor (Margin Call) takes the helm for this tense adventure drama about a man (Robert Redford) who must fight for survival after being lost at sea.
Join us at the library to eat popcorn and watch a movie on the “big” screen. Bring your own camp or lawn chair. PG-13, 106 min.
SECOND SATURDAYS AUTHOR EVENT
Saturday, March 8th, 2PM
Join Rhode Island Author Steven Porter, as he reads from his newly published book, MANISSES.
Books will be available for purchase & signing.
Juice and cookies will be served.
No fee charged and no pre-registration necessary.
Stoytime is held Mondays and Fridays at 10:15.
Stories and crafts are appropriate for 2-6 year-olds, but we encourage all ages to participate. Each session is about 30 to 45 minutes long and includes songs, rhymes, fingerplays, flannelboards, several books, and a craft! Please stop by the library, email us (firstname.lastname@example.org) or call to sign up (884-5524). Drop-ins are also welcome at any session.
E-Books AVAILABLE Through E-Zone
If you have a Kindle, Nook, iPad or other e-reader you can download e-books for free through Ocean State Libraries E-Zone.
AskRI: Rhode Island's Online Reference Resource Center
RI makes available to all residents several online reference resources through the AskRI.org website. This includes:
- Monday 10-5
- Tuesday Closed
- Wednesday 2-7
- Thursday Closed
- Friday 10-5
- Saturday 10-4
- Sunday Closed
The library will be CLOSED:
- Monday, February 17th, Presidents' Day