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The documentary film, “Stories in Stones” will be shown at the Library on Wednesday, 5/27, at 6:30 PM. The film explores Narragansett Tribal stonemasons who, over the last four hundred years, have built many stonewalls that wind through the woods of southern New England. Interspersing footage that captures the beauty of the walls with interviews with tribal elders and members of two prominent Narragansett mason families, Lilach Dekel and Marc Levitt weave a story that is at once poetic and inspirational. Stories in Stones is a story of love...
Monday - Thursday: 9 AM to 8 PM
Friday & Saturday: 9 AM to 5 PM
Drop in for free math help every Wednesday from 3:30 to 5 PM with math whiz Kermin Liu. Mr. Liu will be available for help with any math subject for grades K - 12. He can help with general grade school topics such as Arithmetic (including topics such as decimals and fractions), Pre-Algebra, Algebra, Geometry, Algebra II, Trigonometry, Pre-Calculus, and Calculus. Also help in how to study for other subjects such as history, science, English, etc. His help is on a first come, first served basis so stop by with your pesky math problems. These help sessions are not meant to replace formal class instruction but to help with problems with...
A collection from the Portsmouth Historical Society is on display at the Library showing photographs and memorobilia from Portsmouth's past. The collection of items represent social organizations, schools, town constructions, businesses, and farms that we have "lost" in the last 100 years.
Thanks to a grant funded by the Champlin Foundation we have been able to replace some of our doors and get a new phone system. Please bear with us as we get used to the new system.
RI public libraries are experiencing a temporary slowdown in the delivery system that transports materials between all the libraries in the state. Items placed on hold that are owned by other libraries will possibly take longer to get to your library.
Thank you to all of the agencies and businesses who donated their vehicles and their time to participate in our 12th Annual Touch-a-Truck fundraiser. And thank you also to all of the families who attended. A good time was had by all!
Our Third Tuesday Book Club will meet June 16th at 6:30 pm to discuss The Daring Ladies of Lowell by Kate Alcott.
Our Teen Fiction for Adults Book Club will meet May 26th at 6:30 pm to discuss Miss Peregrine's Home for Peculiar Children by Ransom Riggs.
Our Saturday Book Club is on its annual summer hiatus. See you in September!
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