Events

Weekly Story Times

Parents and children can join our storytellers two times each week for the ongoing Story Time event lasting approx. 30 minutes.
--This event is best suited for children 6 months–6 years old.

10:30am   Mondays
11:00am   Saturdays

SATURDAY, SEPTEMBER 23rd
Come celebrate 25 years with us!

10:00 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. - For Kids
Come to the store dressed as your favorite book character, create a flag for the parade, stay for special Story Time with very special guests and march through Wayland Square.

11:00 a.m. - Special Kids’ Story Time
Special 25th Anniversary StoryTime with special Guests
--See more 25th Anniversary Events below!

SATURDAY, SEPTEMBER 30th
2:00pm | AUTHOR EVENT | Kara LaReau Infamous Ratsos are Not Afraid MORE »
Kara LaReau Event

**See our new Kids' Page**

NOTE: Sometimes, our story times are cancelled due to sickness or inclement weather.
You are welcome to give us a call at (401) 331-9097 around 10:00am to find out if
Story Time is happening.

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SEPTEMBER EVENTS

MONDAY, SEPTEMBER 11th
7pm | BOOK CLUB | Hadassah Book Club The Boys in the Boat MORE »

The Boys in the BoatThe Rhode Island Hadassah book club meets the first Monday of every
month, except for holidays, religious and national. Our first meeting of the
year, in January, is devoted to voting on our choices of books for the rest
of the calendar year. We usually read books of Jewish interest, but read a
book each year that is non-Jewish, and of interest.

 

 

TUESDAY, SEPTEMBER 12th
7pm | COMMUNITY | Waterman Street Dog Park Meeting
Waterman St. Dog Park

FRIDAY, SEPTEMBER 15th
7:00pm | AUTHOR EVENT | KL Periera A Dream Between Two Rivers MORE »
KL Pereira Event

SATURDAY, SEPTEMBER 16th
5:00pm | AUTHOR EVENT | Rebecca Keister Secret Providence MORE »
Rebecca Keister Event

WEDNESDAY, SEPTEMBER 20th
7pm | BOOK CLUB | Queer Book Club The Danish Girl MORE »
The Danish GirlWe read books by and/or about queers: classics, contemporary
and genre fiction, graphic novels, non-fiction, memoirs, plays, and poetry.
We convene the third Wednesday of the month at 7 PM.  After our
discussion of the book chosen for the month, we adjourn to a local
watering hole for socializing.  Join us, even if you didn't get around to
reading the book--you never know who you might meet.

 

SATURDAY, SEPTEMBER 23rd
Books on the Square 25th Anniversay Celebration! MORE »
25 Year Celebration

2:00 p.m. to 5:00 p.m. - For Four-Legged Friends
Commemorate the bookstore that loves dogs by sitting for a portrait with your pooch.

5:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. - For the Rest of Us
Books on the Square converts into a lounge featuring local snacks and drinks while The What Cheers DJs play the hits of the past 25 years. Special musical guests and surprise give-aways and raffles.
--See special Kids' Events at top of page!

TUESDAY, SEPTEMBER 26th
7pm | BOOK CLUB | Tuesday Afternoon Book Club The Signature of All Things MORE »
The Signature of All Things

SATURDAY, SEPTEMBER 30th
2:00pm | AUTHOR EVENT | Kara LaReau Infamous Ratsos are Not Afraid MORE »
Kara LaReau Event

SATURDAY, SEPTEMBER 30th
7:00pm | AUTHOR EVENT | Kellye Garrett Hollywood Homocide MORE »
Kellye Garrett Event

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