Zumba

Wednesday April 2, 2014
6:00 PM  -  7:00 PM

Contact: Reference Department   (401) 333-2552 x202   reference@cumberlandlibrary.org

NOTE: This class will be held in the Hayden Center meeting rooms 1 and 2.  Participants MUST park in the Hayden Center parking lot to access the building.

Zumba ® is dance fitness – a calorie burning workout with Latin steps to international music. You don’t need any dancing experience to have fun. Loose, comfortable clothing and shoes with no tread are recommended. Don’t forget your water, too!

Kari Dichev is a member of the Zumba Instructor Network ® (ZIN). She is licensed to teach regular Zumba ® classes, Zumba Toning ®, and Zumbatomic ®.

Fee: $5.  In person registration, by the start of class, is required.

Location: Meeting Room 1 & 2

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Starlight Storytime

Wednesday, April 2nd
6:45 PM  -  7:15 PM

Contact: Children’s Room   333-2552 ext. 3   read@cumberlandlibrary.org

This is an ideal storytime for children, ages 4-6, whose parents work during the day. Put on your pajamas, bring a bedtime buddy, and join us to share stories, songs, and fun for 30-45 minutes!

Location: Children’s Room

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Daylight Storytime

Thursday April 3, 2014
10:00 AM  -  10:30 AM

Contact: Children’s Room   333-2552 ext. 3   read@cumberlandlibrary.org

Children, ages 4-6, will have fun for 30-45 minutes with engaging books, songs and movement activities as they build their early literacy skills.

Location: Children’s Room

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Thursday Afternoon Chess Club

Thursday, April 3rd
1:00 PM  -  3:00 PM

Contact: Melissa Chiavaroli   (401) 333-2552, x 2   reference@cumberlandlibrary.org

Anyone 13+ interested in chess is invited to come and play with us each week in the Seminar Room.   Advance players can challenge each other or help our beginners.

Location: Seminar Room

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Small Vegetable Gardens with URI Master Gardeners

Thursday, April 3rd
6:30 PM  -  7:30 PM

Contact: Reference Department   (401) 333-2552 x. 2   reference@cumberlandlibrary.org

Master Gardener John Gaynor joins us for the 3rd installments of this 4 week series with the URI Master Gardeners.  With all of the talk about genetically modified foods, pesticides, and going green, it would be silly to not at least consider starting your own vegetable garden.

John will get you started with the basics of how to choose what to grow, how to design your space, and how to successfully harvest your first crop.  Don’t miss this opportunity to start your vegetable garden with the help of a local expert!

Space is limited.  Register your space online, at the library, or by calling us today!

Location: Community Room

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Library Yarns

Thursday, April 3rd
6:30 PM  -  8:00 PM

Contact: Melissa Chiavaroli   (401) 333-2552, x 2   reference@cumberlandlibrary.org

Do you knit or crochet? All are welcome at our Library Yarns get-together!

Share your projects and patterns, get your tough questions answered, and meet new friends!

Library Yarns meets every first and third Thursday of the month.

Location: Seminar Room

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Little Ones Playcircle

Friday April 4, 2014
10:00 AM  -  11:00 AM

Contact: Children’s Room   333-2552 ext. 3   read@cumberlandlibrary.org

Held every FRIDAY (except April 25) from 10:00-11:00 a.m.,this playcircle is an informal, social, literacy-rich get-together for parents/caregivers and their little ones from birth to 24 months.

Location: Children’s Room

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Friday Matinee: Dallas Buyers Club

Friday, April 4th
1:30 PM  -  3:30 PM

Contact: Reference Department   401-333-2552, x2   reference@cumberlandlibrary.org

Join us on Friday afternoons  for screenings of five new films! Movie screenings are closed captioned for the hard of hearing, free and open to all.
Patrons are welcome to bring outside drinks and snacks. No registration is required. All movies start at 1:30 PM.

April 4– Dallas Buyers Club

R, 117 minutes

A Dallas hustler works around the system to help patients get the medication they need after he is diagnosed with AIDS.

Location: Community Room

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Storytime on the Spectrum

Saturday April 5, 2014
10:00 AM  -  11:00 AM

Contact: Children’s Room   333-2552 X3   read@cumberlandlibrary.org

The Children’s Room of the Cumberland Public Library will be offering a monthly storytime program for children on the Autism Spectrum.  This is a special sensory based storytime for children ages 3-12 and their families. It will be held in the Children’s Room at 10am on the first Saturday of each month for the next three months. Please join us for this unique program starting March 1, 2014. The program will include picture schedules, sensory activities, and, of course, stories in this sensory friendly storytime.

This is a drop in program, no registration is necessary.

For additional information, please contact the Children’s Room at 333-2552, ext. 3

Location: Children’s Room

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International TableTop Day

Saturday, April 5th
11:00 AM  -  3:00 PM

Join us to try out some new and unusual games. We scoff at Monopoly and Parcheesi!

We have games for ages 6  and up. Kids games are in the Children’s Room and ages 8 and up are invited to the Community Room. Board Game appropriate snacks will be provided!

Saturday, April 5th from 11:00 to 3:00 p.m.

We Geek Board Games!

Location: Community Room

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