Albert Wisner Public Library

News & Events

  • * GITMO Today:  On Wednesday, February 22 at 6:30pm, Warwick resident Valerie Lucznikowska, a member of September Eleventh Families for Peaceful Tomorrows, will present a brief history of the detention facility at Guantanamo Bay Naval Base in Cuba.  Having visited the prison, she will discuss its current operation and what the future may hold.  Register here.

    * Theater PerformanceW.E.B. Du Bois:  A Man for All Timesin celebration of African-American History Month, Albert Wisner Public Library is pleased to bring Pulse Ensemble Theater of New York City to Warwick on Thursday, February 23 to present an acclaimed production about the life of civil rights activist, scholar, author and poet William Edward Berghardt (W.E.B.) Du Bois (1868-1963).  Through this riveting solo performance we are transported into Du Bois’s private and political world.  An inspiring journey through almost one hundred years in this great man’s life; an experience at once humorous, touching and enlightening.  Space is limited - register today.

    * Job Opening @ AWPL:  please see job posting here.

    * New Art Exhibits:  please come enjoy the paintings of David Thelemaque collected in his exhibit For Art's Sake and Conscience, A Beginning, on display in the Community Room and Gallery through February.  Also enjoy the group art show on the main floor - This Is My Country - featuring works by twenty eight local artists.  Meet them at a reception on Friday, February 24 at 5:30. 

    * Preschool Fair @ AWPL:  on Saturday, March 4 from 11:00am-1:00pm, representatives of the following local preschools will be at AWPL to offer information about their programs:  Warwick Day Care Center, Tuxedo Park School, Long Meadow School, Woodland Hollow Learning Center, Mid-Hudson Early Childhood Direction Center, Kids' Club House, First Class Daycare and Learning Center, All My Children Childcare Services, St. Stephen-St. Edward Preschool, Rhythm & Rhyme Child Care, Bright Beginnings Preschool, Small Fry Preschool @ Doc Fry Community Center.  No registration necessary.  Pixie Pop will be here with face painting and balloon animals for the children!









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Today's Events

Tuesday, February 21, 2017 -
10:00am to 1:00pm

Tuesday, February 21, 2017 -
1:30pm to 2:15pm

Tuesday, February 21, 2017 -
4:00pm to 5:00pm

Tuesday, February 21, 2017 -
6:00pm to 7:00pm

Tuesday, February 21, 2017 -
7:00pm to 9:00pm

Upcoming Events

Wednesday, February 22, 2017 -
9:30am to 11:00am

Wednesday, February 22, 2017 -
11:30am to 12:45pm

Wednesday, February 22, 2017 -
2:00pm to 4:00pm