Events

2018 Top 10 YA & Kids' Books

The Hate U Give Cover Image
Supernova (Amulet #8) Cover Image
Staff Pick Badge
This Is How We Do It: One Day in the Lives of Seven Kids from around the World (Easy Reader Books, Children Around the World Books, Preschool Prep Books) Cover Image
One of Us Is Lying Cover Image
Dog Man and Cat Kid: From the Creator of Captain Underpants (Dog Man #4) Cover Image
Thank You, Omu! Cover Image
Lord of the Flies Cover Image
A Wrinkle in Time (A Wrinkle in Time Quintet #1) Cover Image
The Snowy Day Cover Image
The Sun Is Also a Star Cover Image
The Meltdown (Diary of a Wimpy Kid Book 13) Cover Image
Staff Pick Badge
Jabari Jumps Cover Image
Stargirl (Stargirl Series) Cover Image
The Infamous Ratsos Cover Image
Poppy and Vivaldi: With 16 musical sounds! Cover Image
Hello, Sunshine Cover Image
Hello, Universe Cover Image
Red Car, Green Car: A Changing Colors Book (Changing Picture) Cover Image
The Book of Dust:  La Belle Sauvage (Book of Dust, Volume 1) Cover Image
Inside Out and Back Again Cover Image
Good Night Rhode Island (Good Night Our World) Cover Image
Salt to the Sea Cover Image
The Wild Robot Escapes Cover Image
Not Quite Narwhal Cover Image
Neverworld Wake Cover Image
Staff Pick Badge
The Princess in Black Cover Image
Look, Look Again Cover Image
Thunderhead (Arc of a Scythe #2) Cover Image
The Crossover (The Crossover Series) Cover Image
Ten Little Fingers and Ten Little Toes Cover Image

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 for Babies
11:00am   Saturdays for all Kids

THURSDAY, APRIL 25th
10:30am | STORY TIME | PJ Library Story Time MORE »
PJ Library Story Time

APRIL 29th to May 5th - Children's Book Week
Children's Book Week 100th Anniversary

WEDNESDAY, MAY 1st
4:00pm | STORY TIME | Lisa Papp & P.A.R.L. MORE »
--A Special Story Time with a visit from P.A.R.L.
Lisa Papp Story Time & P.A.R.L.

2019 Children's & Teen Choice Book Awards

Vote for the 2019
Children's
& Teen Choice
Book Awards!

--Now to June 2, 2019

**See our 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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APRIL EVENTS

TUESDAY, APRIL 16th
7pm | BOOK LAUNCH | Dr. Arun Singh Your Heart, My Hands  MORE »
Dr. Arun Singh Event

WEDNESDAY, APRIL 17th
7pm | BOOK CLUB | Queer Book Club - The Amazing Adventures of Kavalier & Clay MORE »
Queer Book Club - The Amazing Adventures of Kavalier & ClayWe 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.

 

THURSDAY, APRIL 25th
10:30am | STORY TIME | PJ Library Story Time MORE »
PJ Library Story Time

THURSDAY, APRIL 25th
7pm | AUTHOR EVENT | Albert Nasib Badre Looking West  MORE »
Albert Nasib Badre Event

SATURDAY, APRIL 27th - Celebrating Independent Bookstore Day!
ALL DAY | COMMUNITY EVENT | Pup Pictures, Story Time, Adult Scavenger Hunt,
Snacks & Drinks - Blind Date with a Book, Author Event MORE »
Celebrate Independent Bookstore Day!

SATURDAY, APRIL 27th
7pm | AUTHOR EVENT | David Stone Lost Restaurants of Providence  MORE »
David Stone Event

TUESDAY, APRIL 30th
2pm | BOOK CLUB | Tuesday Afternoon Book Club - Calypso MORE »
TABC - Calypso

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MAY EVENTS

WEDNESDAY, MAY 1st
4:00pm | STORY TIME | Lisa Papp & P.A.R.L. MORE »
--A Special Story Time with a visit from P.A.R.L.
Lisa Papp Story Time & P.A.R.L.

MONDAY, MAY 6th
7pm | BOOK CLUB | Hadassah Book Club - The World Without You MORE »
Hadassah Book Club - The World Without You
The 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.

 

WEDNESDAY, MAY 15th
7pm | BOOK CLUB | Queer Book Club - Fun Home MORE »
Queer Book Club - Fun HomeWe 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.

 

MONDAY, MAY 20th
7pm | BOOK CLUB | YA Litclub - Graphic Novel Month MORE
YA LitClub - Graphic Novel Month

The Young Adult LitClub is a book club for adults who love YA literature, are nostalgic for those classics from their own childhood, or just plain like good books.

TUESDAY, MAY 28th
2pm | BOOK CLUB | Tuesday Afternoon Book Club - American Pastoral MORE »
TABC - American Pastoral

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