Activities This Week
July 19, 2021
What's Happening in Smithfield this Week
RIDE Summer Learning Opportunities
To explore available learning opportunities, follow this link https://enrollri.org/acn
Take A Hike!
Summer Recreation Programs
Tennis lessons are taught for boys, girls and adults and all 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 regisiter, email Tennis Instructor: Julie Reddy email@example.com
East Smithfield Library
Audubon Story Time
July 19, 202110:30 am - 11:00 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. Can you guess what it might be?
To register, follow this link: http://myespl.org/events/audubon-story-time-habitats/
Craft Wednesday: Make Your Own Stamps
July 21, 202112:00 pm - 1:00 pm
This program is for children ages 5 and older. In this program, children will make their own stamps out of special foam. Then, we will use ink with stamps to make different designs on paper.
Sign-up is required. The program will be outside, weather dependent.
To register, follow this link: http://myespl.org/events/craft-wednesdays-make-your-own-stamps/
Snapology: STEAM Fantasy Workshop
July 22, 20211:00 pm - 3:00 pm
In this Lego-based program, children will create their own mythical creatures, develop a storyline for a unique fairytale and create a special fantasy map.
This program is for children ages 5 to 12. Sign-up is required.
To register, follow this link: http://myespl.org/events/snapology-steam-fantasy-workshop/
Fiddle N’ Fun
July 26, 202110:30 am - 11:15 am
This fun interactive musical performance is for preschool children and older and their families.
To register, follow this link: http://myespl.org/events/fiddle-n-fun/
Bedtime Story Hour
July 19, 2021
6:30 to 7 PMChildren ages 3-6 are invited to join Miss Patty on Google Meet for a fun and interactive storytime before heading off to sleep. Wear your pajamas & bring your favorite bedtime pal!
To register, follow this link: http://www.eventkeeper.com/mars/xpages/xp_newpopevent.cfm?zeeOrg=GREENVILL&EventID=6693877&sw=1536
Pet Show and Tell
To register, follow this link: http://www.eventkeeper.com/mars/xpages/xp_newpopevent.cfm?zeeOrg=GREENVILL&EventID=6693718&sw=1536
RI Department of Education
Registration Now Open for NAMI Family to Family Course
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