Storytimes Return for Fall!

fall 1 smallWith the new season comes a new storytime line-up!  Our sessions will start the week of September 15th.  This season we will be offering:

  • Baby Bookworms – birth to 24 months
  • Tales for 2s – 2 years old
  • Story Fun2 to 4 years old
  • Step-Up Storytime – 3 to 4 years old (registration required)
  • After-School Adventure – 5 to 7 years old (registration required)

Find more information about dates and times on our Storytimes Page!

Registration starts Tuesday, September 1st.

Join a book club


Whether you're interested in young adult novels, classics, non-fiction, or contemporary literature, we've got a book discussion group for you. Each one meets monthly. New members are always welcome! Click here for a complete list of NPL reading … [Continue reading]

Computer Workshops


The library's computer workshops return in September! We start off with a four-part series for beginning computer users. If you don't know the difference between a left and right click or between "Save" and "Save As," these hands-on classes are … [Continue reading]

Fall Film Series

Autumn leaves

A wonderful mix of wild and crazy films, Fridays at 2:30 p.m. September 4th - 9 to 5, starring Dolly (Parton), Jane (Fonda) and Lily (Tomlin).  A Labor Day special feature! September 18th - Steel Magnolias, starring Sally Field and Dolly … [Continue reading]

Name our Blue Sheep

Blue Flock of Peace

Everybody is Equal - Everybody Counts This is the theme of the Blue Sheep Art Project, which will be visiting Newport next July (2016).  In the meantime, one Blue Sheep ambassador is here with us right now - and the poor sheep is nameless. Won't … [Continue reading]

NPL at the Farmer’s Market


We're going to the Farmer's Market on Memorial Boulevard this September! On Wednesday September 9th from 2-6pm, we'll be at the Market on Memorial Boulevard, just up the street from the library. While you're picking up some locally grown … [Continue reading]