All Ages

Book Discussion

Date: 
Tue, 09/27/2016 - 6:30pm - 7:30pm

Join us as we discuss The Fault in our Stars by John Green.  Books will be available to borrow at the circulation desk.  All ages are invited to this discussion.

Basic Email

Date: 
Tue, 09/27/2016 - 2:30pm - 4:30pm

Have email, but can't really use it?  Don't have email?  Learn how to send, receive and forward messages.

Registration is required for this free class. Contact Sue at 683-9457 ext. 104 for more information.

Basic Internet Searching

Date: 
Tue, 09/20/2016 - 2:30pm - 3:30pm

Search on-line and get 43,154,253 answers?  Learn how to find what you want to find.  

Registration is required for this free class.  Call Sue at 683-9457 ext. 104 for more information.

Basic Computer Class

Date: 
Tue, 09/13/2016 - 2:30pm - 3:30pm

This class will cover the basics - how to use a mouse, how to turn on a computer, etc.  Registration required for this free program.  Call Sue at 683-9457 ext. 104 for more information.

Tech Help

Date: 
Repeats every week until Thu Sep 22 2016 .
Thu, 09/01/2016 - 2:30pm - 3:30pm
Thu, 09/08/2016 - 2:30pm - 3:30pm
Thu, 09/15/2016 - 2:30pm - 3:30pm
Thu, 09/22/2016 - 2:30pm - 3:30pm

Stop by and get your technology questions answered.  Bring your device or laptop or use ours.  First come, first served.

Library Closed for parking lot repairs

Date: 
Sat, 07/02/2016 - 9:00am - 1:00pm

Closed for parking lot repairs.

Book Club

Date: 
Tue, 07/26/2016 - 6:30pm - 7:30pm

Join us as we discuss this new classic.  In this celebration of nonconformity, Newbery Medalist Jerry Spinelli weaves a tense, emotional tale about the perils of popularity and the thrill and inspiration of first love.(amazon.com)

All ages welcomed.  Books available to borrow at the main desk.

Anne Hutchinson in Portsmouth, 1638

Date: 
Fri, 07/01/2016 - 9:00am - Sat, 07/30/2016 - 1:00pm

Celebrate in art the 425th year of our founding mother Anne Hutchinson at Portsmouth Free Public Library. View the exhibit of works by Izabella Casselman, Rosemary Day, Valerie Debrule, Michael Steven Ford, Lisa May, and Valorie Sheehan.  Works will be on display in the Michael W. Mello Program Room throughout the month of July during the library's regular hours of operation.

Book Discussion

Date: 
Tue, 06/28/2016 - 6:30pm - 7:30pm

Join us for this retelling of the Cinderella story - this time with cyborgs and intergallactic struggle.

Books available to borrow at the circulation desk.  All ages welcomed.

Fly Tying with Scott Travers, RI DEM/Fish and Wildlife

Date: 
Mon, 07/11/2016 - 6:00pm - 8:00pm

Free Fly Tying & Fishing Event

Portsmouth Free Public Library and the Rhode Island Department of Environmental Management, Division of Fish and Wildlife, are hosting a FREE fly tying and fly fishing event. Participants will learn to make their own fresh water flies over several weeks then have the opportunity to fish using the flies they created at a private fly fishing event in Rhode Island. This course is geared towards novices and experienced fly tiers alike.