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

The Children's Room is closed until further notice due to construction. Story times will be held upstairs in the Mello Program Room.

Adult Events

Friday, October 22
2:30pm - 3:30pm
Drop by the reference desk with your technology questions, passwords, and devices.  We'll try to make your tech life easier.
Tuesday, October 26
6:30pm - 7:30pm
Join us as we discuss Rebel Spy... Read More
Friday, November 05
2:30pm - 3:30pm
Drop by the reference desk with your technology questions, passwords, and devices.  We'll try to make your tech life easier.
Friday, November 12
2:30pm - 3:30pm
Drop by the reference desk with your technology questions, passwords, and devices.  We'll try to make your tech life easier.
Tuesday, November 16
4:30pm - 5:30pm
Join us for a discussion of 1984 by George Orwell. Written more than 70 years ago, ... Read More
Tuesday, November 16
6:30pm - 7:30pm
Join us for a discussion of 1984 by George Orwell. Written more than 70 years ago, ... Read More
Wednesday, November 17
1:00pm - 4:00pm
Expert rug hooker Roberta Conti will provide advice and enthusiasm for all rug-hookers, new and experienced alike.  Bring your projects and enjoy the company of others as you work and learn this creative craft.   This workshop is free and open to... Read More
Friday, November 19
2:30pm - 3:30pm
Drop by the reference desk with your technology questions, passwords, and devices.  We'll try to make your tech life easier.
Tuesday, November 30
6:30pm - 7:30pm
Join us as we discuss The Sun is... Read More
Tuesday, December 21
6:30pm - 7:30pm
Tuesday, December 28
6:30pm - 7:30pm
Join us as we discuss This Light Between Us by Andrew Fukuda via Zoom.  Join us as we discuss this story of pen pals, one in France and the other in Washington state, during WWII.  We are now meeting in person, in the Mello Program room at... Read More
Tuesday, January 04
6:30pm - 7:30pm
Join us in person for some tips and tricks to help your future family members find you! Go beyond "labeling your pictures" to really give future descendants what they want ... and to help determine what they don't. This program will be held in the... Read More
Tuesday, January 11
6:30pm - 7:30pm
Do you ever wonder if the "work-life balance" is for real people or is it just hype?  Start the New Year off right with advice from Ronni Eisenberg, organization professional and author of The Overwhelmed Person's Guide to Time Management. Ronni... Read More
Tuesday, January 18
4:30pm - 5:30pm
Join us for a discussion of .   Copies will be available for checkout at the adult circulation desk.  No sign up is required.  Refreshments will be served.
Tuesday, January 18
6:30pm - 7:30pm
Join us for a discussion of .   Copies will be available for checkout at the adult circulation desk.  No sign up is required.  Refreshments will be served.
Tuesday, January 25
6:30pm - 7:30pm
Join us the last Tuesday of each month to discuss a Young Adult book title. This book club is open to everyone that wants to read the book, regardless of age. Titles for the 2022 year will be chosen by the beginning of December, and each month will... Read More
Tuesday, February 01
6:00pm - 7:00pm
New to e-books? Come see what all the fuss is all about with Libby, the library's state-wide e-reading app. Overdrive will be on its way out soon, so be sure to register to learn how to use this new(er) interface. Registration and masks required. 
Tuesday, February 22
6:30pm - 7:30pm
Join us the last Tuesday of each month to discuss a Young Adult book title. This book club is open to everyone that wants to read the book, regardless of age. Titles for the 2022 year will be chosen by the beginning of December, and each month will... Read More
Tuesday, March 29
6:30pm - 7:30pm
Join us the last Tuesday of each month to discuss a Young Adult book title. This book club is open to everyone that wants to read the book, regardless of age. Titles for the 2022 year will be chosen by the beginning of December, and each month will... Read More
Tuesday, April 26
6:30pm - 7:30pm
Join us the last Tuesday of each month to discuss a Young Adult book title. This book club is open to everyone that wants to read the book, regardless of age. Titles for the 2022 year will be chosen by the beginning of December, and each month will... Read More
Tuesday, May 31
6:30pm - 7:30pm
Join us the last Tuesday of each month to discuss a Young Adult book title. This book club is open to everyone that wants to read the book, regardless of age. Titles for the 2022 year will be chosen by the beginning of December, and each month will... Read More
Tuesday, June 28
6:30pm - 7:30pm
Join us the last Tuesday of each month to discuss a Young Adult book title. This book club is open to everyone that wants to read the book, regardless of age. Titles for the 2022 year will be chosen by the beginning of December, and each month will... Read More
Tuesday, July 26
6:30pm - 7:30pm
Join us the last Tuesday of each month to discuss a Young Adult book title. This book club is open to everyone that wants to read the book, regardless of age. Titles for the 2022 year will be chosen by the beginning of December, and each month will... Read More
Tuesday, August 30
6:30pm - 7:30pm
Join us the last Tuesday of each month to discuss a Young Adult book title. This book club is open to everyone that wants to read the book, regardless of age. Titles for the 2022 year will be chosen by the beginning of December, and each month will... Read More
Tuesday, September 27
6:30pm - 7:30pm
Join us the last Tuesday of each month to discuss a Young Adult book title. This book club is open to everyone that wants to read the book, regardless of age. Titles for the 2022 year will be chosen by the beginning of December, and each month will... Read More