The Friends are seeking NEW GIFT ITEMS to sell at our Holiday Table on December 12th at our 2nd Annual International Celebration. If you have something you would like to donate please drop it off at the circulation desk and the staff will make sure it gets to the Friends of Mt. Pleasant. Thank you!


Saturday, December 12, 2015, 10 AM to 2 PM


10:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m. Our Holiday Gift Tables will feature hand knit hats, mittens and scarves, new gift box jewelry, Dunkin Donut gift cards and stocking stuffers, as well as a variety of other new gift items. Second-hand holiday decorations, music and books will be sold as well.

10: 00 a.m. -  2:00 p.m.:  Silent Auction. Great gifts, bid to win one of the following:

  • 2 tickets to Providence College Friars Men’s Basketball Game  and a Friars Hat.
  • 4 tickets to Providence College Friars Men’s Ice Hockey Game and a Friars Sweatshirt
  • 4 tickets to Providence College Friars Men’s Ice Hockey Game and a National Champions hockey puck.

10:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m.: Free Christmas card writing; parents, teens and children. Choose from a wide variety of Christmas cards to give / send to family, teachers and friends.

 10:30 a.m.- 12:00 p.m.:  Free Craft projects

 12: p.m. noon to 1:30 p.m.: Sample a variety of homemade international foods prepared by the Mt. Pleasant staff and Friends Group. Fifty cent (.50) tickets will be sold for each separate dish you wish to sample.

 1:30 p.m. -2:00 p.m.:  Bring in an item or a story to share with the group about one of your favorite holiday traditions.


Raffle tickets on sale now until December 20th for a pair of tickets to one event in the RI College Performing Arts Series.  The tickets can be purchased at the circulation desk, where you will find a schedule of performances. Tickets are $1.00 each or 6 for $5.00. 

 Thank you to RI College and Providence College for their generous gifts and their support of our neighborhood library.



October, November and December 2015

Last chance to join or renew your membership with the Friends of Mt. Pleasant Library by December 12th and your name will be entered in a raffle to win 2 tickets to one of the RI College Performance Arts Series.

Membership forms can be found in the library! We will enter your name for you in the raffle. The raffle winner will be drawn December 20th      Raffle tickets can be purchased for $1.00 or 6 for $5.00.