Kids Events

Friday, June 30
2:00pm - 3:00pm
Fiddle N' Fun is a musical, hands-on learning experience with singing, movement, instruments, and more!  Kids will learn about Suzuki-style activities using simple one-stringed instruments. These Fiddlestix are incredibly fun, durable, and have been proven to prepare young listeners for learning... Read more
Friday, July 07
2:00pm - 3:00pm
An introduction to hand sewing and basic embroidery stitches. Kids will design their own piece of art using a light box, pens, embroidery hoop and thread.  They will go home with a finished product and supplies to create more on their own. Limit 12 participants. Registration begins Monday, June 26... Read more
Wednesday, July 12
6:30pm - 7:30pm
Learn about lizard lounges, millipede mansions, and a variety of different shelters animals build and use. During this exciting program, kids will discover the many ways in which habitats are similar to and different than their own homes. Kids also will gain a new respect for nature when they... Read more
Friday, July 21
10:00am - 10:30am
Wiggle, giggle, shake and shout with Miss Katie! In this interactive musical program, kids will help sing and write songs; keep rhythm by playing percussion; and let's not forget --dance! Ages PreK- 7 years. Drop-in, free.
Friday, July 21
2:00pm - 3:00pm
Help design a silly, zany comic strip. Kids will learn about the different ingredients that make up a comic or cartoon, and how those pieces come together! This program will address ideas like simple illustration techniques, communicating through art, and using sequential images to tell a story... Read more
Monday, July 24
6:30pm - 7:30pm
Fiddle N' Fun is a musical hands-on learning experience with singing, movement, instruments, and more!  Kids will learn about Suzuki-style activities using simple one-stringed instruments. These Fiddlestix are incredibly fun, durable, and have been proven to prepare young listeners for learning the... Read more
Friday, August 04
2:00pm - 3:00pm
See, touch and smell a variety of seasonal produce from local Rhode Island farms.  In this hands-on chef-led program, kids will learn about the healthy, economic and environmental benefits of supporting and eating farm fresh foods. Engaging all of their senses, participants will help the chef... Read more
Tuesday, August 08
6:30pm - 7:30pm
Visit a petting zoo with warm and fuzzy animals including bunnies, guinea pigs, ferrets, chinchillas, ducks, hens and a rooster, tortoise and goats. Hands-on interaction that includes petting, swaddling and feeding the animals. Stories, educational facts and potential holding opportunities. Drop-in... Read more