Programs for Adults

Historical Roots of Voting Rights

Wednesday, October 16th, 6-8 pm

Prof. Beth Shinn

Rhode Island Women's Fight for Voting

Monday, October 21st, 6-8 pm

Prof. Deb Mulligan

Abby Hutchinson's Sweet Freedom's Songs

Wednesday, October 23rd, 6-8 pm

With Actress Deborah Goss. Sign up at Reference for this musical look at "History in Word and Song" -- Abolition, Suffrage and the 1800's as Deborah Goss portrays Abby, the contralto of the Hutchinson FamilyQuartet, renowned in New England, New York and England for their beautiful harmonies.

Paper Artistry: Plates with paper cutouts

Nov 4 at 5:30-7:30

Join quasi Mohr artist in residence for an evening of paper fun. A continuation of the ongoing Paper Art series, Carolyn Leone will demonstrate the method and patrons will take the challenge of bringing 2 dimensional paper cutouts to appear 3 dimensional assembled on a glass plate. Interesting technique. No experience necessary. Please remember to bring your own scissors and an ordinary glue. Sign up at Reference. Limited to 15.

Stamping Techniques

Nov 5 at 5:30-7:30

Learn the technique for making your own cards and challenge your artistic talents with a large selection of stamps. Expand the personalized design with baubles and enhance with the finest coloring materials such as watercolor pencils, markers and fine tipped coloring pens. No Experience necessary, all materials provided, sign up at Reference, class is limited to 15.


Ongoing

Genealogy Group

Meets usually on the 2nd Wednesday of each month at 4:30 pm. Free and open to the public. New topics each month. See the Genealogy page for for more information and newsletters, and to sign up for the Mohr Library Geneaolgy Group mailing list.

Monday Night Coloring for Grownups

Every Monday from 6-8 pm

Enjoy a therapeutic, relaxing, and enjoyable evening of coloring. There are many choices of designs, including stylized drawings, florals, and mandalas, along with markers and colored pencils. Come early or late. The program is free.

Friday Morning Knitting Group

Friday, 9:30 am

All are welcome.


Computer Help

You can request on-the-spot basic help using our computers and other technology.

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