Members of the Friends of the Newport 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.
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Support Your Library
The Friends of the Newport 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 our eBay store. You can donate directly with the button below:
Join Friends, Make Friends
If you would like to join the Friends of the Newport Library go ahead and complete our:
How to Donate to the Bookstore
The Friends’ bookstore welcomes donations of gently used books, textbooks, CDs, magazines and VHS tapes. Small donations (1-2 bags or 1 box) may be left at the Friends’ Bookstore. Large donations (2 or more boxes) may be delivered to the loading dock on the south side of the building from 10 AM to 4 PM. Ring the bell for assistance or if you need a tax deductible donation slip. Thank you for supporting the library!
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. For more information call 401-847-8720 x106 or send us an email at firstname.lastname@example.org.