August 2011

Upcoming Book & Author Events to Focus on Parents, Children & Reading

Programs presented in conjunction with Library’s Early Literacy Learning Center; parents and early childhood educators welcome!

PROVIDENCE, RI—With a focus on parents, children and the importance of reading at an early age, Providence Public Library is pleased to welcome noted young author Alice Ozma, whose book The Reading Promise: My Father and the Books We Shared highlights the value of reading to children, o


COMING THIS FALL...Louisa May Alcott: The Woman Behind Little Women

Providence Public Library Announces National Endowment for the Humanities Grant and Fall Public Programs Statewide

Officially kicking-off October 16, a series of reading, viewing and discussion programs will explore Louisa May Alcott’s life and work (Complete schedule below)