Hope Library

November 2019 Events

Holiday Closing:

November 11th: Veterans Day

November 28th: Thanksgiving Day

Early Closing: Wednesday, November 27th at 5 PM


FLU CLINIC at Hope Library

Sunday, November 10, 11 AM - 1 PM

No insurance required - vaccinations are free of charge.

Annual Holiday Program

Saturday, December 7th

11 - 1

Stop by for crafts, games, stories, and a visit from Santa!

Mystery Book Discusssion Group

Tuesday, November 5th, 7 PM

This month's book selection is : Bye Bye, Baby, by Max Allan Collins.

Everyone is welcome to attend.

Reiki Share

Saturday, November 9th, 10 – 12

Free individual Reiki session. Space is limited – sign up today!

Not Your Average Book Club

November 14th, 6 PM

Pick any book from the 100 best books from the PBS show “The Great American Read” and come and discuss your selection, and hear about other books being read. Everyone is invited to attend.

Tablets and Cellphones and Computers, Oh My!

Saturdays, November 2, 16, & 30

Need help with your devices or just want some help learning how to get online or download books? Call the library (821-7910) and schedule a one-on-one help session! Help is available on alternate Saturdays, or weekdays by appointment.

Meal Planning & Cookbook Club

New Time: Wednesdays, 6 PM

Find your inspiration for weekly meals! Cook smarter -- not harder!
Registration is appreciated, but not required.

Weaving Time

Please note new day & time.

Meets second Wednesday of the month.

November 13, 2:00 PM

Join a group of people who are interested in weaving - all skill levels are welcome! Learn about weaving, or share your experiences with the group.

Weekly Adult Programs:

Blood Pressure Screenings: Wednesdays from 1:30 - 4:30, and 6 - 8 PM

Coloring for Adults: Tuesdays, from 1 - 2 PM

All supplies are furnished. Everyone is invited to attend - no registration necessary.

Coffee Hour: See you in the spring!


Childrens' Programs

***** Story Times *****

Book Babies

Fridays, November 1, 8, 15, 22, & 29, at 10:30 AM

For babies, birth to 24 months and a parent or caregiver.

Time for Twos

Fridays, November 1, 8, 15, 22, & 29, at 11:15 AM

For children 2 years old and a parent or caregiver.

Preschool Story Time

Mondays, November 4, 18, & 25, at 10:30 AM

Stories, movement & craft for children ages 3-5.

Sensory Story Time

Saturday, November 23rd, at 12:30 PM

Story time and sensory play for children ages 3 - 8 years old. Registration is encouraged but drop-ins are welcome! For more information, or to register, please contact the library at 821-7910.


Tuesday, November 19th, at 3:30 PM

Share your favorite books! Talk about the 2020 RI Children’s Book Award Nominees! Or just drop in and listen to what others have to say about what they have read! For students in grades 3-5! Registration encouraged but drop-ins are welcome!

***** Family Programs *****

Lego Time

Saturday, November 9 & 23, from 10:30 - 11:30 AM

Families with children ages 4 & up are invited in to build LEGO creations! LEGOs supplied!

Parents & younger siblings welcome!

***** Crafts *****

Air Pressure Science Experiments!

Wednesday, November 6th, at 4 PM

Using simple equipment and ingredients, children in grades K - 5 will be guided through experiments to learn about the magic of air pressure. Space is limited - call the library at 821-7910 to register.

Corn Mosaic Art!

Wednesday, November 13, at 4 PM

An art project for the imagination! Children in grades K - 5 are invited in to create a Mosaic with colored corn kernels. Space is limited, please register by calling 82-7910.

Candy Corn Turkeys!

Wednesday, November 20th, at 4 PM

Time to use up all that candy corn you haven't eaten! Kids in grades K - 5 will be making tasty Thanksgiving turkeys to eat or to decorate your Thanksgiving table. Space is limited, please call the library at 821-7910 to register.


YA Programs (grades 6 - 12)

Book Gossip

Thursday, November 14, at 5 PM

Come and talk about what you are reading and a bunch of other stuff.

Art Lab

Tuesdays, from 5:30 - 6:30 PM

Experiment with a variety of art supplies to create a work of art each week.

Adventure Time Marathon

Saturdays, November 2, 16, & 30, from 10 AM - 12 PM

Come watch episodes and eat snacks with other fans.

Dungeons & Dragons and Magic: The Gathering

November 2, 16, & 30 from 12 PM - 1:30 PM

If you already have an established group come and use our space to play.

Game Night

Wednesdays, 5:00 - 6:30 PM

Come play Unstable Unicorns, Throw Throw Burrito, Disney Villainous and other fun games at the library!