On The Block

Thu, 11/12/2020 - 6:00pm

Island Free Library Programs
Two chances to explore books, reading, singing and crafting:
Ms. Morgan’s Storytime: Wednesdays at 4 p.m. live on Facebook and Thursdays at
10:30 a.m. live on Zoom. Please contact the library at (401) 466-3233 to have the Zoom
link sent to you.
Music Time with Ms. Carrie: Tuesdays at 11 a.m. Watch live on the Island Free
Library’s Facebook page.
Book Group: With the Senior Advisory Committee. “Antelope Woman” by Louise
Erdrich on Wednesdays at 2 p.m. Request a Zoom invite from Gloria Redlich at gloryb311@gmail.com or the library.
Found Poetics: A joint program with the Senior Advisory Committee. Interested participants can contact Gloria Redlich or the library.
New Program: In Our Kitchens. Wednesdays at 4 p.m. Ask Gloria or the Library for
the Zoom link.
Frankenstein Tea: A short story program for adult listeners on the Island Free Library
YouTube channel daily at 3 p.m.
Take and Make Craft Kits: In the Kids’ Room at the Library. Take home craft kits
available for pick-up when the Library is open.
Library Hours: The Library is now open for in-person browsing. Tuesdays 11 a.m. - 7
p.m.; Wednesday, Thursday and Friday 10 a.m. - 5 p.m.; Saturdays 10 a.m. - 3 p.m.

Helping Hands Food Pantry
Helping Hands Food Pantry will be open for distribution of food on Wednesday, Nov. 18
from 1 to 3 p.m. at the Harbor Church. Please wear your mask and bring your reusable
shopping bags. The dates for the remainder of the year are Wednesday, Dec. 2, Dec. 16
and Dec. 30.

Wake Up Well Podcast
Block Island’s podcast of community conversations is available on Anchor and Spotify.
Contact wakeupwellblockisland@gmail.com to join the discussion.

Two Guys On Block Island Podcast
A new podcast hosted by Rich Tretheway and Marc Scortino who will, each week,
feature guests and chat about Block Island. New episodes will drop on Wednesdays
wherever podcasts can be heard.

Block Island Fall 2020 Series
Kim Gaffett, The Nature Conservancy’s OVF Naturalist, will be hosting the fall season
of “Zoom on Nature.” Each month Kim will take us on a tour of one of the island’s
many natural areas, chosen with the beauty of the season in mind. In addition to getting
a glimpse of the island’s beauty, participants may get hints on where to look for orbs.
Go to www.natureblockisland.org to join the Zoom. All Zooms start at 9 a.m. and
will be recorded and made available to view on www.natureblockisland.org. Programs
co-sponsored by The Nature Conservancy and Block Island Conservancy. To learn more
about our self-guided and virtual program offerings please visit www.natureblockisland.org.