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Visit this page to find out the latest news about Community Libraries of Providence, information about our Friends groups, community partners as well as views and comments on current events and stories that impact the library. Please check back often - we'll continue to send you a short, succinct summary in the form of a newsletter.

SAVE THE DATE: A Drag Queen Story Time @ The Graduate Hotel

November 15, 2019 - 1:37pm -- publicity

Drag Queen Story Time with Miss LaDiva Jonz
Saturday, December 14 12:00PM - 1:00PM
The Graduate Providence, 11 Dorrance Street

PCL is happy to team with the Graduate Providence Hotel (formerly the Biltmore) to provide a stunning, sparkling storytime experience, featuring Miss LaDiva Jonz, in the heart of downtown Providence.  More details to come!

NaNoWriMo Events at PCL

November 5, 2019 - 1:55pm -- publicity

November is National Novel Writing Month (NaNoWriMo). Do you have what it takes to write your own novel? November is definitely the month to find out! Join like-minded writers at these local workshops, all of which will help you get from "Page One" to "The End." 

NaNoWriMo Young Writers Meet-Up
Saturdays, November 9,16 and 23 2:00PM - 3:00PM
Mount Pleasant Library

You're Invited to Fox Point’s Annual Party and Mural Presentation!

October 18, 2019 - 1:29pm -- publicity

Fox Point Annual Party 
Tuesday, October 29 5:00PM - 7:30PM 
Fox Point Library

Fox Point Library's new Community Mural project is ready for a first viewing! The mural, which is painted on the wall surrounding the courtyard of the Fox Point Library, is a joint project of Providence Community Library's Fox Point location and PVD Young Makers. Library users and local community members have contributed to the mural, which was designed by Fall River artist, Marina Katayeva. 

Halloween Fun at PCL!

October 17, 2019 - 11:01am -- publicity

It's that spooky time of the year again! PCL staff have done their usual outstanding job of putting together an entertaining and creative choice of scary story times, crafts and seasonal Halloween parties!

Use this guide to make sure that the kids in your life don't miss out on any of the Halloween fun! Simply click on the title for more details.

Annual Halloween Party & Afterschool Movie
Friday, October 25 3:00PM - 5:00PM
Washington Park Library

RED ALERT! Get Ready for Neighborhood Comics Fest!

October 16, 2019 - 2:59pm -- publicity

Neighborhood Comics Fest
Saturday, November 2, 1:00PM - 5:00PM 
Mount Pleasant Library

Not going to Comic Con on November 2? Then drop into Mount Pleasant Library for the third annual Neighborhood Comics Fest, a free, family event! There will be lots to see and do as local artists, librarians, and educators host creative, hands-on sessions; fun activity booths; and a comic book giveaway. Feel free to dress in costume as your favorite character! 


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