Monthly Archives: May 2010

Mural, Mural on the Wall

 The Cumberland Public Library is inviting young artists, ages 8-12, to participate in the Mural Mural on the Wall Program. Participants will work together to paint images of ocean life onto large pieces of fabric. This painting program will be … Continue reading

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Texas Hold ‘Em

Thursday, May 27th / 6:00 – 8:00 p.m. This two part workshop, Texas Hold ‘Em will be held over 2 Thursday evenings: May 27 & June 3, 2010 from 6:30 – 8:00 p.m. Diane Ellis has been playing Texas Hold … Continue reading

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Intro to Computers

Wednesday, May 26th  / 10:00 – 11:30 a.m. Learn some of the basics of computing and the Internet during this three-week course. These hands-on lessons will last for approximately 1 ½ hours each and include; Computer Basics, Internet, Searching the … Continue reading

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Meet the Artist/Watercolor Demonstration

Saturday, May 22nd / 3:00  – 5:00 p.m. All ages are invited to attend a free demonstration of the creation of a Watercolor Painting from start to finish by Germaine Gerie Krobath. It will be held in the Hayden Center … Continue reading

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Daytime Book Discussion Group

Thursday, May 20th  /  10:00 am. – 1:00 p.m. Contact: Betty Havrylik   (401) 333-2552 x2   or reference@cumberlandlibrary.org This month’s topic of discussion isThe Girls by Lori Lansens. “Conjoined twins Rose and Ruby Darlen are linked at the side of the … Continue reading

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Gaming Night

Wednesday, May 19th  /  6:00 – 7:30 p.m. Contact: Jennifer Beiermann   (401) 333-2552 x2   teens@cumberlandlibrary.org Grades 6-12 Come and play some of your favorite Wii and Playstation 2 games on our BIG SCREEN! Games include: Super Smash Brothers Brawl, Guitar … Continue reading

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Blackstone Writer’s Workshop

Saturday, May 8th / 10:00 – 11:30 a.m. This group is for writers: * who have writer’s block * who are looking to test their creative limits * who are just beginning * who have an eye towards publication * … Continue reading

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Library Yarns

Thursday, May 6th /  6:00 – 8:00 p.m. 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 – all are … Continue reading

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Thursday Afternoon Chess

Thursdays – 1:00 – 3:30 p.m. Seminar Room Anyone from teen to senior citizen is invited to come play chess on Thursday afternoons at the library. Beginners will receive instruction from seasoned players. Advanced players can challenge each other or … Continue reading

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Four & Five Year Old Storytime

Four and Five-Year-Old Storytime is on Thursdays at 10:30 a.m. April 1 – May 13, 2010. Storytime is comprised of 30 minutes of thematic stories, fingerplays, and music. No registration required.

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