Coventry Public Library

Educate, Entertain, Enrich
The Library will be closed Sat. Aug. 8 through Mon. Aug. 10. The Greene branch will be open Sat. Aug. 8 from 9 am to 1 pm.

Summer Reading Program

 

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Teens entering Grades 6 - 12 are invited to participate in the “Unmask” summer reading program. 

  • Teens can submit what they’ve read in person in the YA area or online beginning July 7th. 
  • Each book read earns a chance to win our weekly giveaway.
  • Read six books or more between July 7th and August 15th to be eligible for the grand prize drawing of an iPad mini  tablet.                                                      

                                                       Submit Books Here

 

Summer events for teens entering grades 6 - 12

 

Friday, July 17th @ 12:00

Yoga & Smoothies

 “Unmask” your inner yogi. Wear your comfy clothes for a yoga session with yoga instructor Stephanie Barta.  Afterward we will enjoy healthy homemade smoothies. Registration required.  Call 822-9102

 

 

Friday, July 24th @ 12:00

RIMOSA (RI Museum Of Science & Art)

 “Unmask” your inner sculptor! Explore center of gravity, balance, and kinetic sculpture through hands on experimentation of balance and the study of Alexander Calder.  Design and create your own kinetic, colorful, and balanced mobiles out of wire and found materials.

 

No registration necessary.

 

 

Friday, July 31st @ 12:00

Watercolor Workshop

 “Unmask” your inner artist! Come learn watercolor techniques with local watercolor artist Aileen Quinn. Bring home your artwork! Registration required.  Call 822-9102.

 

 

Friday, August 7th @ 12:00

Iron Chef Competition

 “Unmask” your inner chef! Do you like to cook? Are you a foodie who loves desserts? Then this is the program for you.  Join us for a chance to become Coventry Public Library’s teen Iron Chef! Registration required. Call 822-9102.

 

 

Friday, August 14th @ 12:00

Comic book art

 “Unmask” your inner creator! Love comic books? Join us to create a one-of-a-kind piece of art to bring home.

 

Registration required. Call 822-9102

 

 

Tuesday, August 18th @ 12:00

Summer wrap-up party and grand prize drawing

Did you volunteer at the library this summer?  Did you participate in the teen summer reading program? Let’s celebrate with pizza, ice cream, prizes and games!

 

No registration necessary.