Cookbook Club

Meeting Room 606 West Greenville Road, North Scituate, RI

Expand your tastebuds and culinary skills! Join us to learn recipes from a brand-new cookbook each month! We will make a dish at home, then bring it to the library to share with others potluck-style! Beginner cooks welcome. Registration required. Let us know before the meeting which recipe you’ve chosen, so we can avoid making the same things. Books will be available for checkout at the front desk. Registration required. Please call the library at 401-647-5133 or email scituatelibrary@gmail.org to register.

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Tech Help with Alex

Reference Room 606 West Greenville Road, North Scituate, RI

Get your tech and social media questions answered by Alex, our Reference Librarian! One-on-one sessions will last 30 minutes and can cover a range of basic topics. Please call the library at 401-647-5133 or contact scituatelibrary@gmail.org to schedule your appointment.

Hawks of Rhode Island with Audubon

Meeting Room 606 West Greenville Road, North Scituate, RI

Soaring hawks, woodland hawks, osprey, and falcons -- so many types of hawks in the skies of Rhode Island! Learn about the groups and species of hawks, their natural history and adaptations, and meet two of Audubon's live raptor ambassadors. In partnership with the Audubon Society of Rhode Island. *Registration required.*

Knife Skills Class with Chef Tom

Meeting Room 606 West Greenville Road, North Scituate, RI

Thursday, July 25 at 6 PM, ages 14-adult Local chef Thomas Mottl will be teaching knife safety and cutting techniques to teens and adults! Learn safe handling of knives and how to make basic cuts in different vegetables, as well as general safety in the kitchen. We will be handling real, sharp knives; this hands-on class will prepare you to go home and cook with confidence! *Registration required.*

Resource Recovery Recycling Facilities Tour

Outside the Library 606 West Greenville Rd, N Scituate, RI

Monday, July 29 at 12:30 – 1:30 PM, ages 8- adult Have you ever wondered what happens to your recyclables after they leave your bin? Meet us for a library-sponsored tour of the facility at their location. *Registration required*

Classics Book Club

Meeting Room 606 West Greenville Road, North Scituate, RI

Join our passionate group of book lovers for an engaging discussion about Toni Morrison's Song of Solomon. Books will be available for checkout at the front desk. *Registration recommended - please call the library at 401-647-5133 or contact Alexander Williams, Reference Librarian, at scituatelibrary@gmail.com to register.*

WASTE NOT! The Why’s and How’s of Backyard Composting for the Ambitious and the Lazy

Meeting Room 606 West Greenville Road, North Scituate, RI

Thursday, August 1 at 6 PM Learn about the theory and practice of composting, gain access to helpful resources, and bring your questions. In partnership with the URI Master Gardener Program and Susan Besse. Besse is a retired professor of history who has been composting since childhood, sometimes just to reduce the volume and messiness of her garbage, sometimes to produce as much compost as possible for her gardens, and always to reduce her carbon footprint. She supports any and all forms of composting suitable to your lifestyle, goals, and the possibilities offered by your place of residence. *Registration required.*