Location: Cranston, RI

Little Libraries

There are 6 "Little Libraries" within 25 miles.

Local venues

396 Pontiac Avenue, Cranston, RI 02910
1064 Cranston Street, Cranston, RI 02920
1847 Cranston Street, Cranston, RI 02920
328 Pawtuxet Ave., Warwick, RI 02888
1360 Broad Street, Providence, RI 02905
1825 Broad Street, Cranston, RI 02905
275 Elmwood Avenue, Providence, RI 02907
441 Prairie Avenue, Providence, RI 02905
140 Sockanosset Cross Road, Cranston, RI 02920
1 Olneyville Square, Providence, RI 02909
New Urban arts (2.7 miles)
Westminster Street, Providence, Rhode Island
Ada Books (2.9 miles)
717 Westminster Street, Providence, RI 02903
150 Empire Street, Providence, RI 02903
One Sabin Street (Rhode Island Convention Center), Providence, RI 02903-1814
111 Mathewson Street, Providence, RI 02903
Symposium Books (3.3 miles)
240 Westminster St., Providence, RI 02903
230 Wilbur Avenue, Cranston, RI 02921
1 Weybosset St, Providence, RI 02903
15 Westminster Street, Providence, RI 02903
251 Benefit Street, Providence, RI 02903
Murder By The Book (3.6 miles)
Suite 202 1645 Warwick Avenue, Warwick, Rhode Island 02889-1524
10 Prospect Street, Providence, Rhode Island
64 College Street, Providence, Rhode Island
20 Prospect Street, Providence, Rhode Island
94 George Street, Providence, Rhode Island 02906

Local events

Friday Flicks
Lincoln Public Library, Friday, May 26 at 11am
Looking for something to do on a Friday morning? TheLincoln Public Library is showing Jack Reacher: Never Go Back on May 26th at 10:00 AM on the big screen in the Program Room.
Jack Reacher returns with his particular brand of justice in the highly anticipated sequel Jack Reacher: Never Go Back. When Army Major Susan Turner, who heads Reacher's old investigative unit, is arrested for Treason, Reacher will stop at nothing to prove her innocence and to uncover the truth behind a major government conspiracy involving soldiers who are being killed. Based upon Jack Reacher: Never Go Back, author Lee Child's 18th novel in the best-selling Jack Reacher series, that has seen 100 million books sold worldwide. . (PG-13, 117 min.)
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Coloring Club for Adults
Swansea Public Library, Monday, May 29 at 1pm
All adult colorers are welcome to the library every Monday from 12-2PM. It's two hours of stress free coloring.  Bring your coloring books and pens/pencils or use ours.  The library has many books to choose from. Find the creative artist within. (added from Eventkeeper)
Book Group: Can't Make This Stuff Up...
Seekonk Public Library, Tuesday, May 30 at 7pm
Join us for a lively discussion of the next book in our narrative non-fiction book group: Going Clear by Lawrence Wright.
"Scientology presents itself as a scientific approach to spiritual enlightenment, but its practices have long been shrouded in mystery. Now Lawrence Wright—armed with his investigative talents, years of archival research, and more than two hundred personal interviews with current and former Scientologists—uncovers the inner workings of the church. We meet founder L. Ron Hubbard, the highly imaginative but mentally troubled science-fiction writer, and his tough, driven successor, David Miscavige. We go inside their specialized cosmology and language. We learn about the church's legal attacks on the IRS, its vindictive treatment of critics, and its phenomenal wealth. We see the church court celebrities such as Tom Cruise while consigning its clergy to hard labor under billion-year contracts. Through it all, Wright asks what fundamentally comprises a religion, and if Scientology in fact merits this Constitutionally-protected label. Brilliantly researched, compellingly written, Going Clear pulls back the curtain on one of the most secretive organizations at work today." -Amazon (added from Eventkeeper)… (more)
Teen Fiction Book Club
Portsmouth Free Public Library, Tuesday, May 30 at 7:30pm
This month's selection is The Amateurs by Sara Shepard.
Five years ago, high school senior Helena Kelly disappeared from her backyard in Dexby, Connecticut, never to be heard from again. Her family was left without any answers—without any idea who killed Helena, or why.
So when eighteen-year-old Seneca Frazier sees a desperate post on the Case Not Closed message board, she knows it’s time to change that. Helena’s high-profile disappearance is the one that originally got Seneca addicted to true crime. It’s the reason she’s a member of the site in the first place.
Determined to get to the bottom of the mystery, she agrees to spend spring break in Connecticut working on the case with Maddy Wright, her best friend from Case Not Closed. However, the moment she steps off the train, things start to go wrong. Maddy’s nothing like she expected, and Helena’s sister, Aerin, doesn’t seem to want any help after all. Plus, Seneca has a secret of her own, one that could derail the investigation if she’s not careful.
Alongside Brett, another super-user from the site, they slowly begin to unravel the secrets Helena kept in the weeks before her disappearance. But the killer is watching…and determined to make sure the case stays cold. (From Goodreads) (added from Eventkeeper)
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Walk and Talk Book Club
Swansea Public Library, Wednesday, May 31 at 10am
Looking for a new spring activity? Consider joining the Walk and Talk Book Club held every Wednesday  at 9 AM.  Walkers will meet and talk about books while walking along historic Main Street and following the bike path.  All walkers and  readers are invited whether you are just beginning or a walking trailblazer.  Enjoy the outdoors as we exercise our mind and bodies.  Each month we will have a suggested read or will talk about books we are currently reading.  Meet us on Main Street at the front of the library. (added from Eventkeeper)… (more)
New Age Book Club/Meeting Room
Fall River Public Library, Wednesday, May 31 at 7pm
New Age Book Club (added from Eventkeeper)
Upton Bookgroup
Blackstone Public Library, Wednesday, May 31 at 8pm
Upton Library bookgroup meeting to discuss "The Road to Little Dribbling" by Bill Bryson. Books are available at the Upton Library.  Group meets on the last Wednesday of each month and alternates between fiction and non-fiction titles.  http://www.uptonlibrary.org/p/library-directors-book.html (added from Eventkeeper)
Storied Lives Book Club
Pawtucket Public Library, Wednesday, May 31 at 8pm
Come join the Storied Lives Book Club at the Pawtucket Public Library, an opportunity to meet with other book lovers, hear their ideas about the books and share your own. This month we will discuss All the Light We Cannot See by Anthony Doerr.
The Storied Lives Book Club reads and shares thoughts about a new book every month. Copies of All the Light We Cannot See may be checked out at the Circulation desk in the library. To sign up for the club, or for more information, please contact Whitney Pape at programs@pawtucketlibrary.org or 401-725-3714 x231. (added from Eventkeeper)… (more)
New England Independent Booksellers Association (NEIBA) Fall Conference 2017
Rhode Island Convention Center, Saturday, November 18 at unknown time
IPG will be attending the NEIBA Fall Conference in Providence, RI from September 18 - 20, 2017.
For more information on this event, visit https://www.newenglandbooks.org/event (added from Independent Publishers Group)
Cornelia Dean, Making Sense of Science: Separating Substance from Spin
Books on the Square, Sunday, April 1, 2018 at 4pm
Cornelia Dean, Making Sense of Science: Separating Substance from Spin

Speaking and signing, Books on the Square (added from Harvard University Press)
Johanna Hanink, The Classical Debt: Greek Antiquity in an Era of Austerity
Brown University Pembroke Hall, Thursday, May 10, 2018 at 5:30pm
Johanna Hanink, The Classical Debt: Greek Antiquity in an Era of Austerity

In conversation with Mark Blyth, Artemis Leontis, and Graham Oliver at Brown University (added from Harvard University Press)
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