Hoopla now supports Amazon Alexa devices. Patrons can play Hoopla audiobooks and music albums directly on their Amazon Echo, Dot, Spot, and Show devices. Click here for more information.
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.
Basics I and II for those interested in a hands-on approach to build your technology skills. Basic skills I will cover the keyboard, mouse and Microsoft Word and the Basics II workshop will include navigating the internet, shortcuts, troubleshooting and databases. Wednesdays July 18 and July 25: 2:30-4:00. Free and open to the public. Registration […]
Health & Wellness Apps Thursday, July 12 2:30-4PM Maker Lab Make your smartphone a partner in developing your healthy lifestyle. From on-demand yoga or other training workouts, and activity and nutrition tracking, to sleep cycle analysis, stress reduction, and meditation, a world of useful apps is in your hands. In this 1-hour workshop, find out […]
Have you ever watched someone in a subway station or on street corner make incredible music with just a 5-gallon bucket and a pair of drumsticks? Do you ever dream that you’re the someone knocking out sweet beats while people throw money into your hat? Rick Morin will share his experiences as a musician and […]
Enjoy our music-themed summer movie series on Friday afternoons at 2:30pm. Popcorn provided. Get on Up: the James Brown Story on June 22 The Identical on July 6 Ricki and the Flash on July 20 Pitch Perfect on August 3
Summer Reading Begins!! Check out all the great happenings at Newport Public Library this summer.
Check out all the fun events we have for children (ages 0-12) at the library this week!
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.