URI Master Gardner Bill Baddeley will speak about best practices in saving seeds from your garden. Free and open to the public. Registration requested.
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.
Book burning can be traced back to ancient times. Join us on Thursday, September 26 at 6:00 PM for a special lecture on the history of book burning by Dr. Daniel Sarefield, Professor at Fitchburg State University. Free and open to the public. Registration requested.
This card can really take you places! Libraries across the state have discount passes to museums, theme parks, zoos and more through out NE. And, your RI pubic library card is good at libraries across the state! Contact your local library before your next adventure to see if passes are available. Passes available at Newport […]
Basic Skills workshops return in September. See calendar for more information and sign up today.
Join us on select Friday afternoons for screenings of favorite Katharine Hepburn movies. No registration, just drop in. Learn more.
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 […]
Are you curious about 3D Printing or Vinyl Cutting? We’re here to help! Join us this Fall for workshops to learn the technology and get started on making projects of your very own. Some computer experience, including the ability to find and download files, is recommended. Open to Ages 18+. Registration is required. Click one […]
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.