Tuesday, April 24, 2018
Storytime with Miss Jenny!
10:30 AM -
Join us for songs, stories, a small craft, and snack!  Everyone is welcome, no registration is necessary.  All ages welcom--caregivers may stay after for playtime and fun!



Wednesday, April 25, 2018
Cookbook Book Club
6:00 PM -


The Epicurean Book Club is off to a smashing start! April's meeting will feature Smitten Kitchen. Sign up and bring a dish from either the Smitten Kitchen cookbook or blog to the gathering. 

Space is limited to 20 food lovers. Sign up with Simone in the Rice building to receive your e-vite and claim your recipe. Copies of Smitten Kitchen's cookbooks are available at the front desk and through Minerva.



Thursday, April 26, 2018
Children's Room Re-Opening Jungle Jim
6:00 PM -

Children's Room
Re-Opening with
Jungle Jim!


Food, fun, balloons!  First 50 people get a Rice Public Library bag and bookmark. 


Tuesday, May 1, 2018
Storytime with Miss Jenny!
10:30 AM -
Join us for songs, stories, a small craft, and snack!  Everyone is welcome, no registration is necessary.  All ages welcom--caregivers may stay after for playtime and fun!



Wednesday, May 2, 2018
Lego Club Afternoon!
4:00 PM -
Join Mr. Wicker in the Taylor building--we provide the Legos, you provide the imagination!


Thursday, May 3, 2018
Friends of RPL: Lighthouses of the New Hampshire Seacoast & Southern Maine
6:30 PM -


The Friends of Rice Library's annual meeting at the Kittery Community Center's Star Theatre features guest speaker Jeremy D'Entremont. Jeremy has been called the leading expert on New England lighthouses. He is the historian for the American Lighthouse Foundation and founder of Friends of Portsmouth Harbor Lighthouses. 

This event is free and open to all, but registration is required. 



Tuesday, May 8, 2018
Storytime with Miss Jenny!
10:30 AM -
Join us for songs, stories, a small craft, and snack!  Everyone is welcome, no registration is necessary.  All ages welcom--caregivers may stay after for playtime and fun!



Thursday, May 10, 2018
How Colleges Choose Students with Wendy Thompson
6:00 PM -
Wendy Thompson of Westport Educational Consulting will be at the library to discuss the college application process, and how colleges choose students. 

Wendy sees applicants from an admission officer's eye, having worked in admissions at Bowdoin College from 2000-2012. She offers an insider's edge on the college search, selection, and application process. She will discuss how high school course choices, admissions essays, extracurricular activities, SAT scores, interviews, and other criteria all play a role in how colleges see each student. 


Tuesday, May 15, 2018
Storytime with Miss Jenny!
10:30 AM -
Join us for songs, stories, a small craft, and snack!  Everyone is welcome, no registration is necessary.  All ages welcom--caregivers may stay after for playtime and fun!



Wednesday, May 16, 2018
Stuffed Animal Sleepover
6:00 PM -
Join us for a Stuffie Rock-a-Bye Sleepover with musician Jennifer Armstrong!  Wear your pajamas for a sweet, rockin', fun time.  Lullabies, stories, and more!  (Stuffies spend the night, people go home, and find out what happened the next day.)  What will they do this year?  


Thursday, May 17, 2018
Rice Pudding Poetry: Cultivations
6:00 PM -

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Shelley Girdner, poet and teacher, will be featured in the upcoming Rice Pudding Poetry Series on Thursday evening, May 17. Together with a group of community readers who will read published poems on the theme of "Cultivations," Girdner will read from her collection of poems, You Were That White Bird, as well as work in progress. 
Fiddle player Russell Orzechowski will also perform. 
Space is limited, so please register.
 


 



Tuesday, May 22, 2018
Storytime with Miss Jenny!
10:30 AM -
Join us for songs, stories, a small craft, and snack!  Everyone is welcome, no registration is necessary.  All ages welcom--caregivers may stay after for playtime and fun!



Tuesday, May 29, 2018
Storytime with Miss Jenny!
10:30 AM -
Join us for songs, stories, a small craft, and snack!  Everyone is welcome, no registration is necessary.  All ages welcom--caregivers may stay after for playtime and fun!



Tuesday, June 5, 2018
Storytime with Miss Jenny!
10:30 AM -
Join us for songs, stories, a small craft, and snack!  Everyone is welcome, no registration is necessary.  All ages welcom--caregivers may stay after for playtime and fun!



Wednesday, June 6, 2018
Lego Club Afternoon!
4:00 PM -
Join Mr. Wicker in the Taylor building--we provide the Legos, you provide the imagination!


Tuesday, June 12, 2018
Storytime with Miss Jenny!
10:30 AM -
Join us for songs, stories, a small craft, and snack!  Everyone is welcome, no registration is necessary.  All ages welcom--caregivers may stay after for playtime and fun!



Tuesday, June 19, 2018
Storytime with Miss Jenny!
10:30 AM -
Join us for songs, stories, a small craft, and snack!  Everyone is welcome, no registration is necessary.  All ages welcom--caregivers may stay after for playtime and fun!



Tuesday, June 26, 2018
Summer Story Time!
10:30 AM -
Join us for Outside Summer Story Time (weather permitting).  We will meet at the Rice Building's Garden, bring a blanket or towel to sit on.  We have sprinklers, bubbles, and more!  


Tuesday, July 10, 2018
Summer Story Time!
10:30 AM -
Join us for Outside Summer Story Time (weather permitting).  We will meet at the Rice Building's Garden, bring a blanket or towel to sit on.  We have sprinklers, bubbles, and more!  


Tuesday, July 17, 2018
Summer Story Time!
10:30 AM -
Join us for Outside Summer Story Time (weather permitting).  We will meet at the Rice Building's Garden, bring a blanket or towel to sit on.  We have sprinklers, bubbles, and more!  


Tuesday, July 24, 2018
Summer Story Time!
10:30 AM -
Join us for Outside Summer Story Time (weather permitting).  We will meet at the Rice Building's Garden, bring a blanket or towel to sit on.  We have sprinklers, bubbles, and more!  


Tuesday, July 31, 2018
Summer Story Time!
10:30 AM -
Join us for Outside Summer Story Time (weather permitting).  We will meet at the Rice Building's Garden, bring a blanket or towel to sit on.  We have sprinklers, bubbles, and more!  


Tuesday, August 7, 2018
Summer Story Time!
10:30 AM -
Join us for Outside Summer Story Time (weather permitting).  We will meet at the Rice Building's Garden, bring a blanket or towel to sit on.  We have sprinklers, bubbles, and more!  


Tuesday, August 14, 2018
Summer Story Time!
10:30 AM -
Join us for Outside Summer Story Time (weather permitting).  We will meet at the Rice Building's Garden, bring a blanket or towel to sit on.  We have sprinklers, bubbles, and more!  


Tuesday, August 21, 2018
Summer Story Time!
10:30 AM -
Join us for Outside Summer Story Time (weather permitting).  We will meet at the Rice Building's Garden, bring a blanket or towel to sit on.  We have sprinklers, bubbles, and more!