Monthly Archives: March 2009

Did You Know?

There’s a lot to celebrate in the month of April! Come to the Library and check out some poetry books for National Poetry Month. Look for books on “Living Green” to celebrate Keep America Beautiful Month and Earth Day. Look … Continue reading

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Virtual Bowling for Seniors

 Wednesday, April 22, 2009 from 1:30-3:00 PM. Meeting Rooms 1 & 2 The library invites seniors to bowl using our Nintendo Wii gaming system and big screen projector. The Wii is very easy to use; if you can flick your … Continue reading

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Babysitter’s Training

Tuesday, April 14th  /  9:30 a.m. – 4:00 p.m. Seminar Room Ages: 11-15 Fee: $50 (includes handbook, emergency guide, and CD-ROM) Students will learn: * essential care-giving and decision-making skills * safety skills to prevent and respond to emergencies * … Continue reading

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Sleepytime Storytime

Sleepytime Drop-In Storytime for children ages 3-6. Mondays, 6:45-7:15 p.m., April 6, 20, 27 ~ May 4, 2009. This is an ideal storytime for children whose parents work during the day. Children may wear their pajamas and bring their favorite … Continue reading

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Evening Book Discussion

Monday, April 6th / 6:30 – 8:00 p.m. Seminar Room Ron Carlson’s Five Skies will be the subject of this month’s book discussion. This is also the Reading Accross Rhode Island book for 2009. High in the desert plains of … Continue reading

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Library Yarns

You’re invited to join our drop-in knitting and crocheting get-togethers at the Cumberland Public Library. Thursday, April 2nd / 6:30 – 8:00 p.m. Meeting Room 2 Feel free to come when you can and leave as needed. Beginners to experienced … Continue reading

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Daytime Book Discussion

Thursday, April 2nd  /  10:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m. Seminar Room Ron Carlson’s Five Skies will be the subject of this month’s book discussion. This is also the Reading Across Rhode Island book for 2009. High in the desert plains … Continue reading

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URI Master Gardener Lecture Series: Panel Discussion on Vegetables

Tuesday, March 31st / 6:30 – 8:00 Community Room  A lively discussion from members of the URI Master Gardener Vegetable. Display Gardens and Greenhouses. What works, what’s new, how to have a flourishing vegetable garden. The URI Master Gardener Lecture … Continue reading

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Blonde Hollywood Bombshells Film Series

Saturday, March 28th  /  2:00 – 4:00 p.m.   Seminar Room This afternoon’s feature is the 1958 fantasy comedy, Bell, Book and Candle , Starring Kim Novak and James Stewart. A modern-day witch (Novak) likes her neighbor (Stewart) but despises … Continue reading

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Learning Acrylic or Oil Painting

Cumberland Public Library will host a four-session Learn Acrylic or Oil Painting class over four Friday afternoons: March 27 and April 3, 24 and May 1, 2009 from Noon-2:30 PM. Students will have the choice of working with Acrylic or … Continue reading

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