Museum Passes

Nov 16, 2011 Comments Off on Museum Passes

The North Providence Library circulates Museum/Zoo passes to borrowers with a valid OSL card. These passes allow either discounted or free admission to the following: Roger Williams Park Zoo — Providence, RI The RISD Museum — Providence, RI Mystic Aquarium — Mystic, Connecticut Providence Children’s Museum — Providence, RI Reservations for the above may be […]

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Library Blogs

Nov 16, 2011 Comments Off on Library Blogs

Check out our Library Blogs!  Stay up-to-date on  Childrens Happenings, Mystery Book Club and Last Friday of the Month Book Club information via our blogs . It is easy to subscribe to any that appeal to you. Once you subscribe you will automatically receive all updates.   Childrens Mystery Book Club Blog Last Friday of the Month […]

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Kid’s Zone

Nov 16, 2011 Comments Off on Kid’s Zone

Welcome to the Children’s Department! Our focus is on children from birth through age 14.  We have a large collection of materials including : board books, picture books, books for beginning readers, current and classic fiction, a wide range of non-fiction titles, books in Spanish,  audio books, music CDs, magazines, downloadable audio and e-books and […]

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Fax machine, Photocopier, Printing and Scanner

Nov 16, 2011 Comments Off on Fax machine, Photocopier, Printing and Scanner

Fax Machine The library has a fax machine located at the Reference Desk on the second floor.  There is a charge of $1 for the first page of transmittal and 50 cents for every page thereafter. Printing There is 1 print stations available.  It is located on the second floor near the Reference Desk. Printing costs […]

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Donations

Nov 16, 2011 Comments Off on Donations

We are happy to accept donations from our patrons, however, due to space and staff constraints we cannot accept everything you might like to give us. Our guidelines for donations are that we accept new or gently used items. If we are unable to use your donation it will be used to stock our ongoing […]

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Book Clubs

Nov 16, 2011 Comments Off on Book Clubs

Jr. Book Buddies Book Club Our Jr. Book Buddies Book Club is for children ages 5 through 8 and meets on alternating Tuesdays at 3:30 pm. Join Miss Christine for stories, games and crafts. Registration is required and more information is available in the Children’s Department. The Last Friday of the Month Book Club Join […]

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History of the North Providence Library

Nov 15, 2011 Comments Off on History of the North Providence Library

History of the North Providence Library By Thomas E. Greene, Town Historian Before the library was founded in North Providence, many events took place to shape the growth of the town.  North Providence was founded in 1765 with the village of Pawtucket being the center of the town since it was more densely populated than […]

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Internet Resources

Nov 15, 2011 Comments Off on Internet Resources

  Automobiles • Edmund’s automobile Buyer’s Guide • Kelly Blue Book  • NADA Guides   • National Highway Traffic Safety Administration   Business • Better Business Bureau • Catalog of Federal Domestic Assistance  • Currency Converter  • Thomas Register of Manufacturers   • US Patent and Trademark Office • US Securities and Exchange Commission • US Small […]

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Homework Help

Nov 15, 2011 Comments Off on Homework Help

Homework Help Get free homework help from certified tutors online with Homework Help RI  (http://www.tutor.com/homeworkhelpRI). Help for: K-12 students College level Adults interested in learning EBSCO Databases  Magazine and Journal Articles Auto repair reference center Consumer Health Complete Literary Reference Center History Reference Center And more Find books Find books to check out   Find eBooks to […]

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Kid’s Stuff

Nov 15, 2011 Comments Off on Kid’s Stuff

The Library offers 4 sessions of pre-school story hours for children from ages 3 months to 5 years. These programs consist of stories, songs or fingerplays and a simply craft. Story time starts in late September and runs through early May. Pre-registration is a must. Call the Library for more information. BABY & ME – […]

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