Monthly Archives: February 2010

The Sports Museum

The Friends of the Cumberland Library have generously donated another pass to an area museum.  The Sports Museum is located in TD Gardens in Boston and features exhibits celebrating the legends of Boston area sports.  We have two passes for … Continue reading

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If it snows……

Don’t forget to call ahead when there’s inclement weather to be sure we’re open! 401-333-2552.

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Painting with Acrylic or Oil Workshop

Friday, February 26th  /   12:00 – 2:00 p.m. Students will learn a variety of painting techniques to create a sunset landscape painting on canvas (please bring a small canvas – 8″ X 10″). Germaine Gerie will demonstrate all aspects of … Continue reading

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Stretch, Relax & Learn

In these four Friday morning classes: February 26, March 5, 12 & 19, 2010, you will stretch the major muscle groups of your body and learn relaxation and breathing techniques to relieve stress. You will also learn how to exercise … Continue reading

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Daytime Book Discussion

Thursday, February 25th  /  10:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m. Seminar Room Markus Zusak’s The Book Thief will be the subject of this month’s book discussion. Death is the narrator of this lengthy, powerful story of a town in Nazi Germany. … Continue reading

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Painting with Acrylic Workshop for Teens & Adults

Wednesday, February 24th  /  6:00 – 8:00 p.m. Seminar Room Students will learn a variety of acrylic painting techniques to create a sunset landscape painting on canvas. (Please bring a small canvas- 8”x10“.) Germaine Gerie will demonstrate all aspects of … Continue reading

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How to Hire Any Contractor

Tuesday, February 23rd  /  6:30 – 8:30 p.m. Meeting Room 1 Learn how to spot bad contractors (electricians, plumbers, roofers, carpenters, painters, general contractors, etc.) and how to find reliable professionals. Topics include: * Finding good tradespersons * Thoroughly checking … Continue reading

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Evening Book Discussion

Monday, February 22nd  /  6:30 – 8:00 p.m. Seminar Room Jayne Ann Phillips’ Lark and Termite is te topic of discussion this month. “This poetic novel alternates between the last hours of Robert Leavitt, a corporal in the U.S. Army, … Continue reading

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Babysitter Training

Saturday, February 20th  /  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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Library Yarns

Thursday, February 18th  /  6:30 – 8:00 p.m. Community Room You’re invited to join our drop-in knitting and crocheting get-togethers at the Cumberland Public Library. Feel free to come when you can and leave as needed. Beginners to experienced – … Continue reading

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