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

Events

Tuesday, May 18
6:30pm - 7:30pm
Annual 3rd Tuesday Book Club Meeting to discuss LOTS of books for the upcoming year!  Submit your suggestions (limit to 3 titles, please) to Carolyn by May 7 so the books will be at the meeting to take a look at.
Event Location: Michael W. Mello Program Room
Thursday, May 20
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.      Wear your masks, please!
Event Location: Michael W. Mello Program Room
Tuesday, May 25
6:30pm - 7:30pm
Join us as we discuss Clap When You... Read More
Event Location: Michael W. Mello Program Room
Monday, May 31
9:00am - 8:00pm
The Library is Closed today.  We will reopen on Tuesday June 1 at 9 am.
Event Location: Off Site
Wednesday, June 02
6:30pm - 7:30pm
Rhode Island’s Civil War Hospital, Life and Death a Portsmouth Grove, 1862-1865 by Frank L. Grzyb  Wednesday June 2nd 6:30 PM This book discussion (not a lecture) will be hosted by one of our corporate... Read More
Event Location: Off Site
Tuesday, June 15
6:30pm - 7:30pm
Details soon.
Event Location: Off Site
Monday, June 21
6:30pm - 7:30pm
Gerald LePage, Information & Referral Specialist with Child & Family, will talk about the many programs that Medicare beneficiaries may not know about such as as assistance with the costs of Medicare premiums and prescriptions. The Medicare... Read More
Event Location: Off Site
Wednesday, June 23
10:00am - 10:30am
Story time for children ages birth through 2 years.  Upstairs in the program room..  Particpants do not need masks but adult caregivers and siblings over the age of 2 years are required to wear masks.  Please call the Children's room at 683-9457 x4... Read More
Event Location: Michael W. Mello Program Room
Thursday, June 24
10:00am - 10:30am
Preschool Story Time
Event Location: Michael W. Mello Program Room
Tuesday, June 29
6:30pm - 7:30pm
Join us as we discuss The Left-... Read More
Event Location: Michael W. Mello Program Room
Wednesday, June 30
10:00am - 10:30am
Story time for children ages birth through 2 years.  Upstairs in the program room..  Particpants do not need masks but adult caregivers and siblings over the age of 2 years are required to wear masks.  Please call the Children's room at 683-9457 x4... Read More
Event Location: Michael W. Mello Program Room
Thursday, July 01
10:00am - 10:30am
Preschool Story Time
Event Location: Michael W. Mello Program Room
Wednesday, July 07
10:00am - 10:30am
Story time for children ages birth through 2 years.  Upstairs in the program room..  Particpants do not need masks but adult caregivers and siblings over the age of 2 years are required to wear masks.  Please call the Children's room at 683-9457 x4... Read More
Event Location: Michael W. Mello Program Room
Thursday, July 08
10:00am - 10:30am
Preschool Story Time
Event Location: Michael W. Mello Program Room
Wednesday, July 14
10:00am - 10:30am
Story time for children ages birth through 2 years.  Upstairs in the program room..  Particpants do not need masks but adult caregivers and siblings over the age of 2 years are required to wear masks.  Please call the Children's room at 683-9457 x4... Read More
Event Location: Michael W. Mello Program Room
Thursday, July 15
10:00am - 10:30am
Preschool Story Time
Event Location: Michael W. Mello Program Room
Thursday, July 15
3:30pm - 4:30pm
Happy Summer Teens! Join us for the first of our two outdoor events this summer, weather permitting. We will be having a tie-dye extravaganza! Held in the grass on the backside of the side parking lot under the trees, we will be happily sheltered... Read More
Event Location: Off Site
Tuesday, July 20
6:30pm - 7:30pm
Details soon.
Event Location: Michael W. Mello Program Room
Wednesday, July 21
10:00am - 10:30am
Story time for children ages birth through 2 years.  Upstairs in the program room..  Particpants do not need masks but adult caregivers and siblings over the age of 2 years are required to wear masks.  Please call the Children's room at 683-9457 x4... Read More
Event Location: Michael W. Mello Program Room
Thursday, July 22
10:00am - 10:30am
Preschool Story Time
Event Location: Michael W. Mello Program Room
Tuesday, July 27
6:30pm - 7:30pm
Join us as we discuss The Silence... Read More
Event Location: Michael W. Mello Program Room
Wednesday, July 28
10:00am - 10:30am
Story time for children ages birth through 2 years.  Upstairs in the program room..  Particpants do not need masks but adult caregivers and siblings over the age of 2 years are required to wear masks.  Please call the Children's room at 683-9457 x4... Read More
Event Location: Michael W. Mello Program Room
Thursday, July 29
10:00am - 10:30am
Preschool Story Time
Event Location: Michael W. Mello Program Room
Wednesday, August 04
10:00am - 10:30am
Story time for children ages birth through 2 years.  Upstairs in the program room..  Particpants do not need masks but adult caregivers and siblings over the age of 2 years are required to wear masks.  Please call the Children's room at 683-9457 x4... Read More
Event Location: Michael W. Mello Program Room
Thursday, August 05
10:00am - 10:30am
Preschool Story Time
Event Location: Michael W. Mello Program Room
Thursday, August 05
3:00pm - 4:00pm
As we take our programming outdoors for teen option #2 this summer, Mobile Quest will be here, featuring a high flying adventure. Participants will complete 2 high-flying activities, including creating a high flying, gas-powered animal! Registration... Read More
Event Location: Off Site
Tuesday, August 17
6:30pm - 7:30pm
Details soon.
Event Location: Michael W. Mello Program Room
Tuesday, August 31
6:30pm - 7:30pm
Join us as we discuss They Called... Read More
Event Location: Michael W. Mello Program Room
Tuesday, September 21
6:30pm - 7:30pm
Details soon.
Event Location: Michael W. Mello Program Room
Tuesday, September 28
6:30pm - 7:30pm
Join us as we discuss The Enigma... Read More
Event Location: Michael W. Mello Program Room
Tuesday, October 05
6:30pm - 7:30pm
This presentation will explore the extraordinary cultural phenomenon of home DNA testing, which is redefining family history. It will draw on Libby Copeland’s years of research for her new book... Read More
Event Location: Off Site
Tuesday, October 19
6:30pm - 7:30pm
Details soon.
Event Location: Michael W. Mello Program Room
Tuesday, October 26
6:30pm - 7:30pm
Join us as we discuss Rebel Spy... Read More
Event Location: Michael W. Mello Program Room
Tuesday, November 16
6:30pm - 7:30pm
Details soon.
Event Location: Michael W. Mello Program Room
Tuesday, November 30
6:30pm - 7:30pm
Join us as we discuss The Sun is... Read More
Event Location: Michael W. Mello Program Room
Tuesday, December 21
6:30pm - 7:30pm
Details soon.
Event Location: Michael W. Mello Program Room
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
Event Location: Michael W. Mello Program Room