North Providence library announces April events

North Providence library announces April events

NORTH PROVIDENCE – Mayor Salvatore Mancini Union Free Public Library, 1810 Mineral Spring Ave., announces the following programs.

• Meet the Author: The North Providence Library will host Curtis Parvin, author of the comic book “The Legend of Beard Fist” on Saturday, April 14, from 2 to 3 p.m. Meet Curtis and discuss his book. There will also be a short presentation.

• Introduction to Marine Animals: the Biomes Marine Biology Center will present an introduction to marine animals on Wednesday, April 18, at 2 p.m. Children will have an up-close experience with horseshoe crabs, sea stars, a puffer fish and more. Space is limited to 30 spots and registration is required in the children’s department.

• Reducing Stress with Meditation with Dr. Alan Post: Wednesday, April 18, at 6:30 p.m. Post will discuss the effects of meditation to reduce stress-related responses, improve concentration, and enhance clarity of thought and mental equilibrium. Registration is required at the Circulation Desk or call 401-353-5600.