Alda G. Kaye will talk about her book Conversations with a Curator: Understanding and Caring for Aged Textiles and Clothing and her career as a textile specialist and educator on Saturday, June 1 at 2 PM. The talk will be followed by a book signing. Read more.
Teens at NPL
If you are a teenager check out this page for book recommendations, teen news & updates, and a list of activities specifically for you and your friends.
Kids at NPL
See a list of all our upcoming activities, events, and storytimes. Learn more about the “1000 Books Before Kindergarten” early literacy program.
Google is coming to the Newport Public Library! On Friday, May 31 beginning at 9:30 AM, the Library will be hosting a nationwide initiative undertaken by Google to help Rhode Islanders expand their skills. Learn More. Register now.
All summer long, E-zone, our e-book and audiobook provider, offers 32 free audiobooks for you to OWN, two each week from now through August 17th.
In this free seminar with marketing consultant Bob Salvas, you will learn the three most important areas to focus on when marketing for start-ups and established businesses. Register here.
We have a variety of activities planned for kids over vacation week! Find more information here!
Newport Public Library’s gala event will be held on Sunday, June 23, 2019. Read more.
Come experience some great dramas in our upcoming film series. Held on select Fridays at 2:30 PM in the Program Room. May 24: Blow Up (1966)June 7: Double Indemnity (1944)June 21: The Maltese Falcon (1941)
Do you come from Royalty? Use the resources here to conduct genealogical research about your family lineage. Includes census and military records data.
Friends of the Library
The Friends of the Library are dedicated to raising funds in support of the mission of the library. Fundraising is done through the Friends Bookstore.