Starts Tuesday March 13th 10:30-11:30am


Preschool Storytime for ages 2-5 with adult caregiver

We will sing songs, listen to stories, play with puppets, puzzles and board books and make a craft to take home and enjoy.

Ends Tuesday April 17th


Sign up now by visiting the library or calling the library at 769-9044 x2





Chris Wallace Goldstein
Children's Librarian
Woonsocket Harris Public Library
401-769-9044 ext 2 for children's services    

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