… because you have the day off today! Ah December. That special time of year when we take time to focus on what truly matters: friends, family and consuming enough sugar to make Vanellope von Schweetz look like she’s in slow motion. So raise the roof and join Miss Christina as she shows you how […]
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.
Borrow up to 10 titles now through December 31! Click Hoopla to access!
Ocean State Libraries will institute automatic renewals for its cardholders beginning Monday, December 10, 2018. All eligible items will automatically be renewed (two) 2 days before their due date. The new due date will be extended from the original due date, adding more time for you to enjoy your items. Some items may not renew if: The item […]
Librarian and chess enthusiast Sean Doherty leads this new chess club at the library. For those just starting or the more advanced chess players. Meets on the second and fourth Thursday of the month from 3:00-4:00 PM. Ages 12 to adult are welcome. No registration, just drop in.
Email Basics and Beyond: Join our workshops to become comfortable using this valuable tool. We will utilize the Gmail platform and tour the tools, learn how to compose, send and reply. (Most features apply to other web-based email platforms.) In our second workshop we will go beyond the basics and learn how to organize folders, […]
Come in during Open Studio Hours to work on your projects independently. Our Maker Lab features a 3D Printer, a Vinyl Cutter, and more! Visit our Maker Lab page for more information and a list of equipment available. No registration required. Just drop in! Now on the first Monday of the month. All ages are […]
Teen volunteers did an excellent job making our YA department festive for the holidays. Come on in and enjoy while you browse our books and magazines, work on the computers or relax with the PS4.
What to Read Next
Request a personalized reading list or learn about what others are reading. Do you have a favorite book? Find a Read-a-Like and discover what’s new.
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.