Library Happenings

At the Table with Gina Marie

Sep 29, 2016 Comments Off on At the Table with Gina Marie by

Please join us on Thursday morning, October 6th, at 11 am, for our next At the Table with Gina Marie Cooking/Recipe discussion class.  The topic for this month is Creations with Muffin Pans.  Come – bring and share a dish if you wish.  Bring a recipe or two for us to copy and share with […]

Library Happenings Read more

Write Rhode Island

Sep 22, 2016 Comments Off on Write Rhode Island by

September marks the kick-off of School One and Goat Hill’s inaugural Write Rhode Island short fiction competition for Rhode Island students in grades 8-12.  This group is hoping to get local youth excited and spur entries by hosting free creative writing workshops at the Library.  Three workshops are scheduled – September 22, 29 and October […]

Library Happenings Read more

Tutor.com

Sep 08, 2016 Comments Off on Tutor.com by

Tutor.com is available at the library.  It provides on-demand tutoring, homework help, test preparation and writing assistance for students in grades K-12 in over 40 subjects.  No appointment is needed.  Tutors are available from 2 to 10 pm.  You can also connect online with an expert job search coach to receive one-to-one on-demand assistance with […]

Library Happenings Read more

Library Saturday Hours

Aug 29, 2016 Comments Off on Library Saturday Hours by

Beginning Saturday, September 10th, the library will be open on Saturdays from 10am to 5:45pm.

Library Happenings Read more

Summer Concert Series

Aug 03, 2016 Comments Off on Summer Concert Series

Golden Crest Nursing Centre is sponsoring a Summer Concert Series at the Library on Wednesday, August 17th and Wednesday September 14th from 6 to 8 pm.  Robert Black will be performing on August 17th and Tony Cerbo will be here on September 14th.  These concerts are free and open to the public.  Non-alcoholic beverages are […]

Read more

Meditation Classes

May 10, 2016 Comments Off on Meditation Classes

Golden Crest Nursing Centre is sponsoring free Meditation Classes at the Library.  Learn how to relax your mind, refresh your body and renew your spirit.  These classes will be offered on Thursday evenings at 6:30pm and open to adults only.

Read more

Children’s Fall Programs

May 03, 2016 Comments Off on Children’s Fall Programs

Registrations for the following children’s fall programs will begin on September 1st in the Children’s Department: Baby and Me – Story time for babies from birth to 23 months – fall session begins September 19th –  held on Mondays at 10:30 am Toddler Times 2 & 3  –  for 2 and 3 years old  –  fall session […]

Read more

Reading Across Rhode Island – 2016

Feb 23, 2016 Comments Off on Reading Across Rhode Island – 2016

Reading Across Rhode Island – Rhode Island’s One Book, One State community read program – kicks off its 14th year by inviting everyone to join in the reading of The Wright Brothers by David McCullough.  Reading Across Rhode Island is a project of the Rhode Island Center for the Book at the Rhode Island Council for […]

Read more

1000 Books Before Kindergarten

Jan 20, 2016 Comments Off on 1000 Books Before Kindergarten

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 .

Read more

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 […]

Read more
All content is the property of the North Providence Public Library. Do not copy without written permission. .