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This class will build on your skills making photographs with a digital camera. We will explore organizing and editing your photographs in Adobe Lightroom and Adobe Photoshop, focusing on file... Read More

tribute to hometowns and how they're made, and kept alive, by the people who love them. THE LAST BLACK MAN IN SAN FRANCISCO — Now Playing In Theaters!

Father relationships can be complex, wonderful, mysterious and emotional. We’ve collected some books that we think you’ll appreciate about the patriarchal relationship. From fiction to memoir, here are eight poignant and heartfelt books to read

Public Art Audio Tour
There is now an self-guided audio tour available for Public Art in Walnut Creek, featuring 33 stops about the artwork in the downtown area. Look for the pink and orange Public Art signs around town, located by artworks. Dial the number on the signs to hear about that artwork. You can visit the Public Art Walking Tour web app online.
Public Art Walking Tour:
Bedford Gallery offers one hour docent-led walking tours of Walnut Creek's wonderful downtown public art…

Wednesday, June 19 - Saturday, August 24Central Library & Apponaug, Conimicut, and Norwood Branch Libraries How It Works1) Sign up at your library or online (below) beginning on June 19.

The Providence Flea moves back out into the fresh air starting this Sunday and every Sunday through September 29. The quality of the vendors remained high all winter long, but it will be nice to get outdoors. Enjoy the scenery and check out the progress

The hospitality world is changing – and Providence is leading the way

You can now see the Book of Kells in close detail without ever setting foot on Irish soil (or even leaving home).

Zionsville Community Schools serves K-12th grade students and is located in Zionsville, IN.

Find amazing deals on over 6000 hardcovers, paperbacks, children’s books, and DVDs at the Friends of the Library Book Sale on March 15 - 17. The sale kicks off with the Book Sale Preview on Friday, March 15 from 5 - 8 p.m. The Book Sale Preview is free to members of The Friends, and non-members can join at the Preview for $10.

March 14, 2019 Drivers advised to visit ground floor of garage located at 349 West Fountain Street, across the street from Public Safety Complex, for inspections Providence, RI – Mayor Jorge O. Elorza, city council members, and public safety officials today announced that Providence VIN (Vehicle Identification Number) inspection services will relocate from 34 Ernest …

Our brains like order, which is why this collection of imperfections is so infuriating. Things which are ordered seem natural and are are easy for the brain to make sense of; imperfect or flawed things cause us to pause and do a double-take. Are those new tiles you put in really off-center or are you just seeing things?

A warm thanks to all of you who contributed to Kala this holiday season. With your help, we raised $75,524, sending us into the new year full of optimism and action.
We're getting right to work celebrating the Kala community with the beautiful Artists' Annual exhibition , diving into strategic planning , finishing construction in the studio, and lining up high-quality art programs for a creative and productive 2019. We couldn't do this work without you. Each of you really make a difference!

Recommending and finding books for patrons is just a small part of the librarian’s job (even if it is the most fun). But this part of the…

Good news for procrastinators who are making their way through a long book this winter.

A float celebrating literacy and sponsored by a San Diego–based company won top honors in the January 1 Rose Parade. The UPS Store’s entry, “Books Keep Us On Our Toes,” was awarded the Sweepstakes trophy by judges who deemed it the most beautiful in design, floral presentation, and entertainment among the parade’s 46 floats. It … Continue reading Literacy float wins Rose Parade →

EZone - eBooks and AudiobooksOcean State Libraries EZone offers access to tens of thousands of ebooks and audiobooks. Click here to get started

Formerly the RISD Annual Holiday Sale, the Art Providence Holiday Show's new juried format and expansion to include artists of all backgrounds, has it attracting award-winning talent from throughout greater New England and beyond. Shoppers can browse an unprecedented level of high-caliber work all under one roof — 200 insanely talented artists, makers and designers presenting work in 15 categories — on Dec. 8 and 9 at the Rhode Island Convention Center.

Mayor Elorza, the City of Providence Department of Art, Culture + Tourism, and the Providence Art in City Life Commission in partnership with WaterFire Arts, The Wilbury Group Theatre, The Manton Avenue Project, The Dirt Palace, The Steel Yard, Woonasquatucket River Watershed present a CALL FOR ART
Through this CALL FOR ART, two local artists will be awarded $7,500 to design, fabricate and install new original…

VISUAL | Give the gift of art this year! We’re transforming the Kala gallery, classroom, & print room into a giant pop-up sale w/ work in every price range.

Mokuhanga 1 introduces a traditional Japanese woodblock printing process, ukiyo-e technique. Participants will learn to carve the woodblock, use Japanese carving tools, and print with water-based ink on Japanese paper. Learn to... Read More

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Nothing is more comforting on a cool fall day than the rich smell of our Spiced Pumpkin candles, with hints of cinnamon, nutmeg, cloves and brown sugar.

Welcome to our GoProvidence Weekend Roundup. It's a very spooky weekend with an H.P. Lovecraft tour, Halloween celebrations, and more happening in and around Providence.

Learn the art of wood engraving, an extremely accessible process that you can complete at your home studio. A refined form of block printing, wood engraving offers a full range... Read More

One of the things we love about Thanksgiving is that it is truly a holiday for everyone. People from all ...