Monthly Archives: February 2009

The History of the Monastery

The Cumberland Public Library will host The History of the Monastery on   Saturday, March 21, 2009 from 2:00 – 4:00 PM.   David Balfour, a Cumberland resident, co-author of Cumberland by the Blackstone, and a local historian, will show … Continue reading

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Intro to eBay

Thursday, March 12th / 6:30 – 8:00 p.m. Meeting Rooms 1 & 2 (Hayden Center) Intro to eBay offers an overview of what’s involved in buying and selling on eBay. Topics covered will include: • Registering to buy and sell … Continue reading

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What Do You Say?

Take one of our polls and see how others have answered. Polls: How do you listen to music? What is your favorite online game? Who is your favorite game character? Go to the Teen Page to vote!

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New Stuff

For a complete list visit our New Book and New Multimedia pages. New Fiction Burke, Jan        The Messenger Evanovich, Janet    Plum Spooky Maguire, Gregory    A Lion Among Men O’Connell, Carol    Bone By Bone Perry, Thomas        Runner Woods, Stuart   … Continue reading

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Family BINGO

Monday, March 9th at 6:30 p.m. Location: Children’s Room The Children’s Room of the Cumberland Public Library will be hosting an exciting Family BINGO event for children and their families.  A limited number of free tickets for family BINGO will … Continue reading

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Did You Know…?

FREE TAX HELP!! Taxes are due April 15th!  The AARP are once again offering free tax assistance for elderly and low income families at the Library on Mondays from 10:00 – 12:30.  Assistance is on a first come first serve … Continue reading

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Blonde Hollywood Bombshells Film Series

Saturday, March 7th at 2:00 p.m Location: Seminar Room The Blonde Hollywood Bombshells Film Series runs for four Saturdays: March 7, 14, 21, and 28, 2009 at 2:00 PM. This afternoon’s feature is the 1959 comedy, Some Like it Hot, … Continue reading

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Cook-a-Book

Saturday, March 7th at 2:00 p.m. Location: Children’s Room For children ages 4 to 8 Cook-A-Book features the original tale Strega Nona by Tomie DePaola. Participants will hear the famous story and make a delicious treat to eat at the … Continue reading

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Internet Scavenger Hunt

Wednesday, March 4th at 6:15 p.m. Location: Seminar Room In this two-part computer program for children ages 8-12, participants will learn how to access and use the library catalog and selected databases while strengthening their browsing skills. Classes will be … Continue reading

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URI Master Gardener Lecture Series: Garden Tools

Tuesday, March 3rd at 6:30 p.m. Location: Community Room URI master gardeners Pat Davis and Mary Mason will host this presentation about garden tools. They will discuss what to look for when buying new tools, the benefits of using the … Continue reading

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