The library is a good place to go to get some relief from the heat. Despite historical challenges, our air conditioning is working pretty well this year thanks to the tireless efforts of the DPW lands and buildings team. We also have wifi (and three poke stops, if you’re into that kinda thing). We’re open […]~Comments~
Become a Volunteer Tutor
Tutoring is a wonderful opportunity to make a huge difference in someone’s life. Tutors say they benefit from the experience just as much as their students and learn more about themselves through the process. Literacy Volunteers of the Pollard Memorial Library is an affiliate of Literacy Volunteers of Massachusetts.
Pollard Library Autism Resources Guide
According to the Center for Disease Control and Prevention, 1 in 110 children in the United States is on the autism spectrum. Youth Services Staff has compiled a list of autism spectrum resources for families. More »
Where do you want to go?
Take advantage of our museum pass program for free or discounted admission to many local cultural institutions—from museums to zoos, parks and an aquarium too! Most of the passes are funded by The Friends of the Library. More »
Last week the children’s department had a special visit from Thi Sarkis from the Rhode Island Computer Museum for a coding program with Minecraft. We learned how to summon lightning bolts with a bow and arrow, build giant rainbows, spawn farm animals and monsters instantly, and much more in the Minecraft world with code! Children […]~Comments~