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

Curbside Pickup is now available! 

Staff is here to help Mon-Friday 9am-5pm at 683-9457 x2. 

All Materials now have a due date of July 1.

The building is currently closed. 

all Events

Monday, June 01
7:00pm - 8:00pm
Monthly Board of Trustees Meeting
Wednesday, June 03
10:00am - 12:00pm
Garden Club
Thursday, June 04
2:00pm - 4:30pm
Monthly Staff meeting
Tuesday, June 16
6:30pm - 7:30pm
Join us on Zoom as we discuss A Tree Grows in Brooklyn by Betty Smith.  Books are available through the ... Read More
Tuesday, June 16
6:30pm - 7:30pm
Join us on Zoom as we discuss A Tree Grows in Brooklyn by Betty Smith.  Books are available through the ... Read More
Tuesday, June 30
4:30pm - 7:30pm
TEENS Grades 6-12 only! Kick off our Teen Summer Reading Program in style with One Games, a local company coming to run a Mario Kart tournament here at the library. Everything will be provided, including snacks and refreshments, the gaming systems,... Read More
Wednesday, July 01
6:00pm - 7:00pm
More info coming on this amazing summer program, in conjunction with Ragged Island Brewery. Stay Tuned!
Wednesday, July 01
6:00pm - 7:00pm
More info coming on this amazing summer program, in conjunction with Ragged Island Brewery. Stay Tuned!
Thursday, July 02
10:00am - 11:00am
Come sew with us!  More details to follow
Thursday, July 09
10:00am - 11:00am
Slime workshop
Thursday, July 09
2:00pm - 3:30pm
Teens in grades 6-12 are invited to come and make all your junkfood dreams come to life. Stations will be set up to make your own bubblegum, chocolate candies, and so much more!  LATEX and multiple food ingredients will be in use - please use... Read More
Monday, July 13
5:30pm - 8:00pm
Join us for our summer YouTube Paint Party for adults 21+! Participants will be provided with all materials needed to make your own masterpiece - follow along with the YouTube tutorial and get ready for a night of laughter and fun. Registration is... Read More
Tuesday, July 14
6:30pm - 7:45pm
Russ DeSimone is here to dazzle and amaze! Check back for full details!
Wednesday, July 15
11:00am - 2:00pm
Join us for a live appraisal with Bruneau & Co. Auctioneers! Bring in your antiques and collectibles for an appraisal.  $5 for one item, $10 for up to 3 items. All proceeds go to the Library.  More details soon. Registration is not required. ... Read More
Thursday, July 16
3:00pm - 4:00pm
Limited to 12 participants.  More details to follow!
Tuesday, July 21
4:30pm - 5:30pm
Book is TBD.
Tuesday, July 21
4:30pm - 5:30pm
Book is TBD.
Tuesday, July 21
6:30pm - 7:30pm
Book is TBD. Copies will be available for checkout at the adult circulation desk.  No sign up is required.  Refreshments will be served.
Tuesday, July 21
6:30pm - 7:30pm
Book is TBD. Copies will be available for checkout at the adult circulation desk.  No sign up is required.  Refreshments will be served.
Thursday, July 23
10:00am - 11:00am
More details to follow!
Monday, July 27
5:30pm - 7:30pm
This YouTube Paint Party is for TEENS ONLY in grades 6-12. Follow a YouTube artist as she helps you create your own masterpiece! Food and refreshments, all supplies, and the witty banter of Ms. Colleen is included. You and your friends bring the fun... Read More
Thursday, July 30
10:00am - 11:00am
Full details to follow.
Wednesday, August 05
6:00pm - 7:00pm
More info coming on this second installment of an amazing summer program, in conjunction with Ragged Island Brewery. Stay Tuned!
Wednesday, August 05
6:00pm - 7:00pm
More info coming on this second installment of an amazing summer program, in conjunction with Ragged Island Brewery. Stay Tuned!
Sunday, October 04
1:00pm - 2:00pm
Understanding when, where and why vital records were created, and the changes in those practices over the years, can help us find them today. What additional abstracts have been created for the southern New England states? What forms of these... Read More
Sunday, October 18
2:00pm - 4:00pm
For the beginning genealogist - check back for more information!
Tuesday, October 20
4:30pm - 5:30pm
Join us for a discussion of TBD Copies will be available for checkout at the adult circulation desk.  No sign up is required.  Refreshments will be served.
Tuesday, October 20
4:30pm - 5:30pm
Join us for a discussion of TBD Copies will be available for checkout at the adult circulation desk.  No sign up is required.  Refreshments will be served.
Tuesday, October 20
6:30pm - 7:30pm
Join us for a discussion of TBD Copies will be available for checkout at the adult circulation desk.  No sign up is required.  Refreshments will be served.
Tuesday, October 20
6:30pm - 7:30pm
Join us for a discussion of TBD Copies will be available for checkout at the adult circulation desk.  No sign up is required.  Refreshments will be served.

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