Activities This Week
July 26, 2021
What's Happening in Smithfield this Week
SCHEDULING NOTE: Victory Day-August 9, 2021
Victory Day is a RI state holiday. This year Victory Day is August 9th. The Summer Impact program will not run that day. Please plan accordingly. Thank you.
RIDE Summer Learning Opportunities
To explore available learning opportunities, visit the Enroll RI website; https://enrollri.org/acn
Explore the 7 Scenic Walking Trails
Smithfield is home to 7 scenic walking trails. Minutes from your front door you can find enjoy the beauty and adventure of hiking through marked trails maintained by the Smithfield Nature Conservatory. Printable trail maps are available on their website. To find out more, go to: https://www.smithfieldri.com/seven-scenic-walks/
Summer Recreation: Tennis Lessons
Tennis lessons are taught for boys, girls, and adults. Sessions are held Monday thru Friday starting at the end of June for 7 weeks. All ages and levels of ability are welcome to participate. A registration fee is charged for this program.
To register, email Tennis Instructor: Julie Reddy email@example.com
Children can access homework help, Tumblebooks and, TumbleMath from the library's website. Check it out: http://myespl.org/childrens/
Audubon Story Time: Turtles
July 12, 2021
10:30 to 11 AM
This storytime is for children from preschool through grade two and is put on by the Audubon Society of Rhode Island. You can expect a special animal visitor at this storytime.
To register, follow this link: http://myespl.org/events/audubon-story-time-turtles/
Mobile Quest S.T.E.M. Center: High Flyers
July 13, 2021
1 to 2 PM
This STEM adventure program will take place outside in order for each participant to complete two high-flying activities including creating a flying gas-powered animal. This program is for children ages 8 and older.
To register, follow this link: http://myespl.org/events/mobilequest-high-flyers/
July 27, 2021
Event Available Throughout the Day
During this event, you will be creating a mosaic without hard material, stone, tile, or glass. Participants will be making digital mosaics. You will find images on the web to serve as inspiration. We will then use Google Drawing to render wonderful mosaic-like images. This is a virtual event. We will contact you with the directions.
Register for this event here: http://myespl.org/events/digital-mosaic/
Grab and Go Activity
July 29, 2021
5 to 7 PM
Grab and go bags will be available at their designated time on the inside steps of the library. These bags are best for children ages 3 and older. No Registration Required. There will be plenty, but they might go fast.
This week's bag: Avocado Beach Magnet
Many Cultures-Folktales, Fairytales, and Craft
3 to 4 PM
Learn about new and different cultures through stories and a related craft. Grades 1- 3.
Outside under the tent.
To register, follow this link: https://www.eventkeeper.com/code/ekform.cfm?curOrg=GREENVILL&curID=523229
Malik The Magician
Join in the fun with Malik the Magician to enjoy amazing magic tricks and entertaining stories !
Children ages 3-10.
In the event of extreme heat or rain the program will be inside the library in the recital room.
Children's Writing Workshop
July 31, 2021
11:30 AM - 12:30 PM
Explore different kinds of writing in a supportive environment. It's okay if you can't come to every meeting. New members are always welcome. Please register to receive a link to our Google Meet. Grades 3-5.
CONTACT: Patricia firstname.lastname@example.org
To register, follow this link: https://www.eventkeeper.com/code/ekform.cfm?curOrg=GREENVILL&curID=521275
Statewide Summer Reading Program- Tails and Tales
To register, follow the link for your home library.
East Smithfield http://(myespl.beanstack.org
Greenville contact Babs Wells 401-949-3630 x106 email@example.com
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Statewide Library Activities
Parent and Child Resources
Kids' Link RI
Kids’ Link RI™ is a behavioral health triage service and referral network. A program offered in collaboration with Gateway Healthcare, Lifespan, Hasbro Children's Hospital and Bradley Hospital, Kids’ Link RI is available 24 hours a day, seven days a week to help triage children and youth in need of mental health services and refer them to treatment providers.
The free, confidential phone line, 1-855-543-5465, connects parents and caregivers to an experienced clinician that can help them access children’s services in Rhode Island, and determine the best place to go for treatment and counseling.
Contact Kids’ Link RI™ if your child is:
- Feeling excessive anger or sadness.
- Lashing out at siblings, friends, and adults.
- Having behavior problems at school.
- Having severe worries.
- Hurting himself/herself or others.
Additional information can be found on the website: https://www.lifespan.org/centers-services/kids-link-ri
Bradley Access Center
The Access Center at Bradley Hospital fields hundreds of calls per week from physicians, parents, schools and community providers.
Clinicians are specially trained to perform evaluations for children and adolescents in need of inpatient, outpatient, or partial hospitalization and will direct each child to the most appropriate and effective services for his or her needs.
The Access Center is not open on weekends. Patients in need of emergency services during those hours should be referred to their local hospital emergency room.
For assistance, please call:
Bradley Hospital - KIDS' LINK RI
Hasbro Children's Hospital