Here is a list of library programs that adults can enjoy in October. Customers are encouraged to visit tivertonlibrary.org or call 401-625-6796 to learn more and to register.
All the month
There are no dumb questions when it comes to technical support! We can help you with mobile devices, computers and more. If you’ve never used a computer before, we can help you too. To make an appointment, simply call Kristin at 401-625-6796 ext. 8 or visit our website to make an appointment. Can’t come on weekdays? See you on Saturday 1st or 29th October for a quick repair. Drop-in is first come, first served.
Monday morning, 10:30-11:30 a.m., Bulgarmarsh Park
Book Walk & Talk
Meet us by the picnic tables in Bulgarmarsh Park for a leisurely walk around the trail and a chat about what you’ve been reading and watching lately. Please bring water and wear good walking shoes. Sign up at tivertonlibrary.org to receive reminders and updates. This program is weather dependent. Please check the library’s Facebook page for updates and cancellations.
Tuesday, October 4, 6:30-7:30 p.m.
Download Free Magazines with Flipster
Find out how to consult popular magazines such as People, This old houseand Architectural Summary FREE on your computer or mobile device. Please bring your device and library card. You may also consider having your device password handy to download the Flipster app. Space is limited; register at tivertonlibrary.org.
Wednesday, October 5, 6:00-8:00 p.m.
Meet the creators
Knitters, quilters and do-it-yourselfers: come craft with us in the community hall on the first Wednesday of each month! Socialize with other crafters, get project ideas, ask questions, and share tips and advice. Must bring your own projects and supplies.
Tuesday, October 11, 6:30-7:30 p.m.
Learn a new language with MANGO
Learn a new language with MANGO. This program is fun and easy to use. It includes more than 70 languages as well as courses for non-English speakers. Please bring your device and library card. You may also consider having your device password handy to download the MANGO app. Space is limited; register at tivertonlibrary.org.
Wednesdays October 12, 19, 26 and November 2, 6:30-7:30 p.m.
During four weekly in-person poetry workshops, beginning and intermediate poets will learn to: increase their chances of being published, prepare a superior poetry submission, develop the power of their poetry with various poetic techniques, use the internet to help their poetry, avoid poetic mistakes, move an audience with your poem, and develop different forms of poetry. After the four-week session, the Tiverton Library and Crosswinds Poetry Journal will host a poetry reading event on November 9 where participants will have the chance to perform their finished poems. Space is limited; register at tivertonlibrary.org.
Friday, October 14, 10:30 a.m. OR Wednesday, October 19, 6:00 p.m.
Tiverton Public Library Book Group
This month we discuss I’ll never get out of this world alive by Steve Earle. Everyone is welcome! Copies of the book are available at the library for departure.
Monday, October 17, 2 p.m., Bajah’s Cat Cafe, 137 Main Road
Bajah Book Club
This month we will read The Year of the Butter Cat by Susan Haas with Lexi Haas. Copies of the book are available at the Tiverton Public Library and Bajah’s Cat Cafe.
Tuesday, October 18, 10:15 a.m., Tiverton Senior Center, 207 Canonicus Street
Tiverton Senior Center Book Club
The Tiverton Senior Center Reading Group will meet at the Senior Center to discuss Kill a mockingbird by Harper Lee. Copies of the book are available at the library and at the Senior Center. Everyone is welcome!
Tuesday, October 18, 6:30-7:30 p.m.
Your digital legacy
Have you thought about what will happen to your online accounts (email, social media, access to financial institutions, etc.) after your death? Do you have an action plan for getting a family member to access your accounts? Learn about the products you can use to set up your accounts and get ready. Space is limited; register at tivertonlibrary.org.
Wednesday, October 19, 6:00-8:00 p.m.
cross stitch group
Whether you are a beginner or a seasoned pro, you are welcome to come and work on your own cross stitch projects while socializing with other enthusiasts! Get project ideas, ask questions, and share tips and advice. Must bring own equipment and supplies.
Thursday, October 20, 1 p.m.
Union Public Library Book Club
The Union Public Library Book Group will meet in the Community Room of the Tiverton Public Library on October 20 at 1:00 p.m. to discuss The girl from the Channel Islands by Jenny Lecoat. Copies of the book are available at both libraries. Everyone is welcome!
Tuesday, October 25, 2022, 6:30-7:30 p.m.
Discover Google Drive, a cloud service. Find out what it is, how to find it, and how you can use it to back up your photos or files. Space is limited; register at tivertonlibrary.org.
Wednesday October 26, 5:30-8:10 p.m.
Movie night: Elvis
Join us for a free movie, popcorn and drinks on the fourth Wednesday of the month. This month we will be projecting Elvis (2022; PG-13; 2h 39m). Depicts the life of American music icon Elvis Presley, from his childhood to becoming a rock and movie star in the 1950s while having a complex relationship with his manager, Colonel Tom Parker.
Friday, October 28, 3:30-4:30 p.m.
Start your weekend off right with an afternoon spent coloring and listening to relaxing music! We will have coloring books, mandalas, crayons and crayons. You can also bring your own supplies if you wish. Space is limited; register at tivertonlibrary.org.
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