Monthly Archives: June 2010

Make A Splash READ! 2010 Summer Reading Program

Saturday, June 19th – Friday, August 6th Ahoy readers! Set sail for the Cumberland Public Library’s 2010 summer reading program, “Make a Splash READ!” Children of preschool age through sixth grade are invited to join us as we discover an … Continue reading

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Daytime Book Discussion Group

Thursday, June 17th  /  10:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m. Loving Frank by Nancy Horan is this month’s book choice. “Horan’s ambitious first novel is a fictionalization of the life of Mamah Borthwick Cheney, best known as the woman who wrecked … Continue reading

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Laughter Yoga

Tuesday, June 15th  /  11:00 – 12:00  Come and enjoy this unique exercise of simulated laughter combined with gentle breathing techniques that always turns into real laughter in a group setting. It’s designed to bring the health benefits of laughter … Continue reading

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RI Statehouse Summer Reading Program

Saturday, June 12th  /  12:00 – 3:00 p.m. Join the fun at the Rhode Island Statehouse to celebrate the RI Libraries Summer Reading Program for children and kick-off “Youth Read Across RI” . Represent the Cumberland Library & and visit … Continue reading

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Blackstone Writer’s Workshop

Saturday, June 12th  /  10:00 a.m. 11:30 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 * who … Continue reading

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Page Turners Registration

Saturday, June 12th  /  9:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m. Children’s Room If you are a child between the ages of 5-10 you can become a Page Turner at the Cumberland Public Library. Page Turners meet with a volunteer for 15 … Continue reading

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Late opening

The library will be closed from 9-12 on Tuesday, June 8th for a staff development program. See you at noon!

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Early Literacy Packets

The Library invites all Cumberland residents with new additions to their families to stop by the Children’s Room and receive their “Read to Me” early literacy packet.  The packet includes a growth chart, “Read to Me” bib, suggested reading tips … Continue reading

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