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

The Library will be closed on Wednesday, June 19th, in observance of Juneteenth.  Our summer hours resume on Thursday, June 20th. 

Book Discussion Events

Tuesday, June 18
4:30pm - 5:30pm
Join us for a discussion of The Air Raid Book Club by Annie Lyons.  London, 1938: The bookstore just doesn’t feel the same to Gertie Bingham ever since the death of her beloved husband Harry. Bingham Books was a dream they shared... Read More
Tuesday, June 18
6:30pm - 7:30pm
Join us for a discussion of The Air Raid Book Club by Annie Lyons.  London, 1938: The bookstore just doesn’t feel the same to Gertie Bingham ever since the death of her beloved husband Harry. Bingham Books was a dream they shared... Read More
Tuesday, July 02
6:30pm - 7:30pm
Welcome to our new monthly book club, centered around mysteries! Join us each month on the first Tuesday at 6:30 to discuss that month's selection. We will read a variety of mystery stories throughout the year. This group is open to readers 14+ as... Read More
Tuesday, July 16
4:30pm - 5:30pm
Join us for a discussion of Happiness Falls by Angie Kim.  “We didn’t call the police right away.” Those are the electric first words of this extraordinary novel about a biracial Korean American family in Virginia whose lives are... Read More
Tuesday, July 16
6:30pm - 7:30pm
Join us for a discussion of Happiness Falls by Angie Kim.  “We didn’t call the police right away.” Those are the electric first words of this extraordinary novel about a biracial Korean American family in Virginia whose lives are... Read More
Tuesday, August 06
6:30pm - 7:30pm
Welcome to our new monthly book club, centered around mysteries! Join us each month on the first Tuesday at 6:30 to discuss that month's selection. We will read a variety of mystery stories throughout the year. This group is open to readers 14+ as... Read More
Saturday, August 10
10:00am - 10:45am
Join us for a discussion of this year's Read Across Rhode Island book Solito: a memoir by Javier Zimora
Tuesday, August 20
4:30pm - 5:30pm
Join us for a discussion of The Brilliant Life of Eudora Honeysett by Annie Lyons.  Eudora Honeysett is done with this noisy, moronic world—all of it. She has witnessed the indignities and suffering of old age and has lived a full... Read More
Tuesday, August 20
6:30pm - 7:30pm
Join us for a discussion of The Brilliant Life of Eudora Honeysett by Annie Lyons.  Eudora Honeysett is done with this noisy, moronic world—all of it. She has witnessed the indignities and suffering of old age and has lived a full... Read More
Tuesday, September 03
6:30pm - 7:30pm
Welcome to our new monthly book club, centered around mysteries! Join us each month on the first Tuesday at 6:30 to discuss that month's selection. We will read a variety of mystery stories throughout the year. This group is open to readers 14+ as... Read More
Tuesday, September 17
4:30pm - 5:30pm
 More info soon. Copies will be available for checkout at the adult circulation desk.  No sign up is required to attend.
Tuesday, September 17
6:30pm - 7:30pm
 More info soon. Copies will be available for checkout at the adult circulation desk.  No sign up is required to attend.
Wednesday, September 18
6:00pm - 7:45pm
We are thrilled to announce Marie Force, Aquidneck Island native and NYT and USA Today Best Selling author, will be here with us for a discussion and to help celebrate Library Card Sign Up month! More information coming soon.
Tuesday, October 01
6:30pm - 7:30pm
Welcome to our new monthly book club, centered around mysteries! Join us each month on the first Tuesday at 6:30 to discuss that month's selection. We will read a variety of mystery stories throughout the year. This group is open to readers 14+ as... Read More
Tuesday, October 15
4:30pm - 5:30pm
 More info soon. Copies will be available for checkout at the adult circulation desk.  No sign up is required to attend.
Tuesday, October 15
6:30pm - 7:30pm
 More info soon. Copies will be available for checkout at the adult circulation desk.  No sign up is required to attend.
Tuesday, November 05
6:30pm - 7:30pm
Welcome to our new monthly book club, centered around mysteries! Join us each month on the first Tuesday at 6:30 to discuss that month's selection. We will read a variety of mystery stories throughout the year. This group is open to readers 14+ as... Read More
Tuesday, November 19
4:30pm - 5:30pm
 More info soon. Copies will be available for checkout at the adult circulation desk.  No sign up is required.
Tuesday, November 19
6:30pm - 7:30pm
 More info soon. Copies will be available for checkout at the adult circulation desk.  No sign up is required to attend.
Tuesday, December 03
6:30pm - 7:30pm
Welcome to our new monthly book club, centered around mysteries! Join us each month on the first Tuesday at 6:30 to discuss that month's selection. We will read a variety of mystery stories throughout the year. This group is open to readers 14+ as... Read More
Tuesday, December 17
4:30pm - 5:30pm
 More info soon. Copies will be available for checkout at the adult circulation desk.  No sign up is required to attend.
Tuesday, December 17
6:30pm - 7:30pm
 More info soon. Copies will be available for checkout at the adult circulation desk.  No sign up is required.
Tuesday, January 21
4:30pm - 5:30pm
 More info soon. Copies will be available for checkout at the adult circulation desk.  No sign up is required. 
Tuesday, January 21
6:30pm - 7:30pm
 More info soon. Copies will be available for checkout at the adult circulation desk.  No sign up is required.
Tuesday, February 18
4:30pm - 5:30pm
 More info soon. Copies will be available for checkout at the adult circulation desk.  No sign up is required. 
Tuesday, February 18
6:30pm - 7:30pm
 More info soon. Copies will be available for checkout at the adult circulation desk.  No sign up is required.
Tuesday, March 18
4:30pm - 5:30pm
 More info soon. Copies will be available for checkout at the adult circulation desk.  No sign up is required. 
Tuesday, March 18
6:30pm - 7:30pm
 More info soon. Copies will be available for checkout at the adult circulation desk.  No sign up is required.
Tuesday, April 15
4:30pm - 5:30pm
 More info soon. Copies will be available for checkout at the adult circulation desk.  No sign up is required. 
Tuesday, April 15
6:30pm - 7:30pm
 More info soon. Copies will be available for checkout at the adult circulation desk.  No sign up is required.

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