Monthly Archives: September 2010

Celebrate the Freedom to Read

RI Authors celebrate the freedom to read on September 24th and September 25th. Adam Braver, Thomas Cobb and others will read adult books at the Providence Athenaeum on the 24th and Natalie Babbitt, Anika Denise and others will read children’s … Continue reading

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Still Life Art Class

Wednesday September 15, 2010   /   12:00 PM  -  2:30 PM Contact: Betty Havrylik   (401) 333-2552, x 2   reference@cumberlandlibrary.org This will be held over six Wednesdays: September 15, 22, 29, October 6, 13 & 20. (There will be 2 make-up … Continue reading

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Daytime Book Discussion

Thursday September 16, 2010  /  10:00 AM  -  1:00 PM Contact: Betty Havrylik   (401) 333-2552 x2   reference@cumberlandlibrary.org Crossing to Safety by Wallace Stegner, is this month’s book pick. “This novel is a meditation on the idealism and spirit of youth, … Continue reading

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Library Yarns

Thursday, September 16th   /  6:30 PM  -  8:00 PM Contact: Betty Havrylik   401-333-2552 x2   reference@cumberlandlibrary.org 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 … Continue reading

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Fall Storytime Registration

Saturday September 18, 2010 -  Saturday September 25, 2010    9:00 AM  -  5:00 PM Contact: Debra Cohen   333-2552 X3   read@cumberlandlibrary.org Storytime is comprised of 30-45 minutes of thematic stories, fingerplays, music and crafts. Storytime will begin the week of … Continue reading

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Dowsing

Saturday September 18, 2010   /   10:00 AM  -  12:00 PM Contact: Betty Havrylik   (401) 333-2552, x 2   reference@cumberlandlibrary.org Dowsing is a method by which people use a special device called a divining rod to locate water, minerals, and other … Continue reading

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Evening Book Discussion

Monday September 20, 2010   /  6:30 PM  -  8:00 PM Contact: Betty Havrylik   (401) 333-2552 x2   reference@cumberlandlibrary.org Join us as we meet to discuss A Northern Light by Jennifer Donnelly. Mattie’s frank voice reveals much about poverty, racism, and … Continue reading

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A Real Stretch – Yoga

Tuesday September 21, 2010    /   10:30 AM  -  12:00 PM Contact: Betty Havrylik   (401) 333-2552, x 2   reference@cumberlandlibrary.org This free program will teach you how to relax, balance, exercise and loosen up without leaving your seat with “Chair Yoga,” … Continue reading

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Young Picassos Workshop

Wednesday September 22, 2010    /    6:00 PM  -  7:30 PM Contact: Debra Cohen   333-2552 x3   read@cumberlandlibrary.org The Childrens’ Room of the Cumberland Library invites children ages 7-12 to register for a Young Picassos workshop. This series of art in … Continue reading

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Practical Aspects of Home Renovation

Wednesday, September 22nd   /  6:30 PM  -  8:00 PM Contact: Betty Havrylik   (401) 333-2552, x 2   reference@cumberlandlibrary.org Home Consultant and Designer, Selena Nieto, helps people meet the challenges of doing additions or renovations. She uses a step-by-step process to … Continue reading

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