Members of the Friends of the Newport Public Library believe that a vibrant public library enhances community life. The Friends promote and support the library and its activities by encouraging community involvement, providing financial support, advocating for the library in the larger community, and performing other services of use to the library.
Monday – 1:00-5:00
Tues & Wed – 11:00-7:00 pm
Thursday – 11:00-5:00 pm
Fri & Sat – 11:00-3:00 pm
Sunday – 2:00-4:00 pm
Support your 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, special book sales, and on our eBay store.
Anyone can securely donate to the library by using our Paypal donate button:
If you would like to join the Friends, submit your donation along with this printable form.
How to Donate to the Bookstore
The bookstore accepts donations of books, CDs, DVDs, and magazines year-round. Donations may be left at the bookstore or at the Circulation desk.
How to Volunteer at the Bookstore
The Friends need volunteers to help staff the bookstore, sort and price books, help at special book sales and to work at other library fundraising events. We could also use volunteers with computer skills. Call 847-8720, Ext. 100 or email firstname.lastname@example.org to sign up.