Library Announces Programs and Book Sale | North Providence

NORTH PROVIDENCE – The North Providence Library announces the following events.

• The Mystery Book Club will meet on Tuesday, May 3 at 6:30 pm This month’s book is “Skull Mantra” by Eliot Pattison. Registration is mandatory.

• “Gold and Silver: Two Visits to Japan,” taking place Thursday, May 5 at 9:30 a.m., is the story of two visits to Japan – one by Don Mellor, a veteran who served there during the Second World War, and the other by his son Tom Mellor, the 1972 Olympic silver medalist in Sappora. The story of his Olympic team was told in the book “Striking Silver: the Untold Story of America’s Forgotten Hockey Team”, by Tom Caraccioli and Jerry Caraccioli.

• The North Providence Library Rooster Games will be held Friday, May 6 at 6:00 pm. Open to students in grades 3-5 who have read at least three books from the Rhode Island Children’s Book Award books for 2022. The program will include activities and trivia. . Registration is mandatory.

• A spring book sale will be held Friday, May 6 from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. and Saturday, May 7 from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Browse the selection of books, DVDs, music CDs and visit the white elephant table. The sale supports the Friends of the Library.

To register online for any program and for a complete list of all programs, see the calendar of events at

Angela C. Hale