2658 East Main Road | Portsmouth, RI | 02871 | (401) 683-9457 | Hours

The Library will be closed on Wednesday, June 19th, in observance of Juneteenth.  Our summer hours resume on Thursday, June 20th. 

"Lost Library" Children's Book Club

Summer reading book club for grades 3-5.

Dive into the enchanting world of "The Lost Library" by award-winning authors Rebecca Stead and Wendy Mass. When a mysterious little free library, guarded by a large orange cat, appears overnight in Martinville, eleven-year-old Evan and his best friend Rafe uncover secrets that will transform their lives and the entire town. Told through the eyes of a ghost librarian, a beautiful aging cat, and Evan himself, this timeless tale is about owning your truth, choosing your path, and the power of a good book. Don't miss out on this captivating adventure! Sign up today!

In-person sign-up begin on June 17th at the Children's Circulation Desk.

Book discussion and pizza party on August 14 at 3:30pm.


Room Reservation: 
Monday, June 17
Program Time: 
10:00am - 10:30am
Event Category: 
Event Location: 
Name of Organization: 
Portsmouth Free Public Library
Contact Name: 
John Hanks
Contact Phone Number: 
401-683-9457
Contact Email: 
kids@portsmouthlibrary.org