President’s Day

Feb 04, 2016 Comments Off on President’s Day by

The Library will be closed on Monday, February 15th, President’s Day.

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Chinese New Year Celebration!

Feb 02, 2016 Comments Off on Chinese New Year Celebration! by

We will be having a Chinese New Year Celebration at the Library on Saturday, February 6th, from 2 to 4 pm.  This program is geared for children ages 5 and up with a caregiver.  Tickets are available at the Children’s Desk.

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Music is Fun with Mr. Rowland

Jan 28, 2016 Comments Off on Music is Fun with Mr. Rowland by

Join us the first Monday of every month at 11 am to sing songs, play instruments and have fun with Mr. Rowland!  No registration is required and this program is geared for ages 18 months to 4 years.  Mr. Rowland will be at the Library on the following Mondays – February 1st, March 7th, April […]

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1000 Books Before Kindergarten

Jan 20, 2016 Comments Off on 1000 Books Before Kindergarten by

Do you read to your child a lot?  Find out if you can complete the 1000 Books before Kindergarten Challenge!  Sign-up your infant, toddler or preschooler for this new on-going reading rewards program.  Reading to your child is the best gift you can give him/her…. and yourself .

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Children’s Story Times

Jan 19, 2016 Comments Off on Children’s Story Times

Story times consist of a variety of activities including read-aloud stories, finger plays, songs and music.  Preregistration is required for all story times. Baby and Me Program  –  For birth to 23 months  –  Mondays at 10:30 am  –  Begins January 25th Toddler Times 2 & 3  –  For 2 and 3 year old  – […]

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Digital Magazines

Nov 02, 2015 Comments Off on Digital Magazines

The North Providence Library is now subscribing to Zinio for Libraries making digital magazines available to our patrons.  Zinio for Libraries offers unlimited access to 50 digital magazines without holds, checkout periods, or a limit to the total you can download. Current and some back issues are available. Manage a personal collection by creating your own […]

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Wednesday Movie Matinee at the Library

Apr 23, 2014 Comments Off on Wednesday Movie Matinee at the Library

Every Wednesday morning at 11 am, the library will be showing movies which are free and open to the public. Popcorn and drinks will be available. Movies are also shown at the library every other Wednesday evening at 6 pm.    Call the library at 353-5600 for more information or look for hints on Facebook.

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Browse the Collection

Dec 02, 2011 Comments Off on Browse the Collection

The Library offers downloadable eBooks, audio books, music and videos. You can access the downloadable media catalog 24/7 from the comfort of your home using your library card.

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Online Video Courses

Dec 02, 2011 Comments Off on Online Video Courses

The following online video courses offer DIY learners help to master their desired subjects at their own pace and they are free of charge.   A collection of free audio and video lectures from UC Berkeley Mass Institute of Technology Free Open Courseware Academic Earth – online courses from the world’s top scholars  Open Culture […]

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Kid’s Sites

Nov 16, 2011 Comments Off on Kid’s Sites

American Library Association Great Websites for Kids Arthur Barney and Friends Between the Lions Disney Dr. Seuss Fun Brain Kids Reads Magic School Bus NASA Kids Club National Geographic Kids Nickelodeon Jr. PBS Kids Sports Illustrated for Kids Up to Ten Yahoo Kids  

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