**Closed Thursday, 11/26 for Thanksgiving. Closing at 5 PM Wednesday 11/25**

Arlington branch closed Friday 11/27

All locations are open - Hours

The library is in Phase 3* - Details

Cranston Public Library is honored to be the recipient of the 2020 Jerry Kline Community Impact Prize. Congratulations to our staff for their hard work and commitment being recognized with this national award.

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Upcoming Events


Attend virtual storytimes, participate in book discussions, and more!  Our staff are busy creating online programs and enhanced library visits.

Check our online calendar for the full schedule.

Featured Event

Do you have a business idea but are not sure where to start? Learn about the Rhode Island Department of State’s Business Basics resource and get on track to succeed in a virtual event on December 9 from 6:30 - 8 PM.. Read more and register by visiting this link.