From Caesar to climate change, Ath programs offer something for everyone. Registration opens to members 2/5.

Check out the library's line-up of programs for kids of all ages! Highlights include PCFF, Rock-A-Baby, and exotic animals!

Cheers to those who make our programs possible, especially to season sponsors the Providence Tourism Council & Bank of America!


The Providence Athenæum seeks to enrich the literary, cultural, and intellectual pursuits of its members and surrounding community through extraordinary collections and innovative programming. Committed to the stewardship of our historic building, the physical culture of books, and the advancement of the humanities, the Athenæum welcomes diverse audiences and spirited conversation.