September 2013

Providence Public Library Receives $498,172 IMLS National Leadership Grant

Providence Public Library (PPL), in partnership with Cranston Public Library (CPL) and other statewide partners, has received a $498,172 Institute of Museum and Library Service (IMLS) National Leadership Grant to help boost lifelong learning opportunities and increase access to digital literacy programs in Rhode Island.


Who Was Coco Chanel?

See the film Coco Before Chanel on Monday, Sept. 16; then meet the author of The Improbable Return of Coco Chanel, Richard Parker, on Thursday, Sept. 19 at PPL!

Who was Coco Chanel?  Providence Public Library (PPL) and author Richard Parker have the answer and invite the public to learn about Coco Chanel this September.