Providence

6 Local Book Clubs You Can Join

Many bookstores and venues host their own book clubs to keep you busy in the colder months.

Riffraff’s monthly book club selects books based on rotational themes each season, and this fall’s theme is “women in translation.”

Santa Claus is Coming to These 8 Spots

From Garden City Center to Wickford and Newport, Santa will arrive in style by boat, fire truck and horsedrawn carriage.

Here are some of the best places where you can pay him a visit to kick off the holiday season with the kids, who have hopefully been good, for goodness sake.

Shepard Fairey to Paint 100th Mural in Providence

The 100th mural idea is part of Fairey’s thirtieth anniversary exhibition world tour where he paints a mural in every town that he stops for his tour, with his 100th mural ending where it all began.

Fairey will return to the city where he established his artistic roots to present a four-day event with a lecture, mural painting and an exhibit from Oct. 21 to 25.