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

The Children's Room is closed until further notice due to construction. Story times will be held upstairs in the Mello Program Room.

Adult Events

Friday, October 15
2:30pm - 3:30pm
Drop by the reference desk with your technology questions, passwords, and devices.  We'll try to make your tech life easier.
Tuesday, October 19
4:30pm - 5:30pm
Join us for a discussion of In the Bleak Midwinter by Julia... Read More
Tuesday, October 19
6:30pm - 7:30pm
Join us for a discussion of In the Bleak Midwinter by Julia... Read More
Wednesday, October 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.   This workshop is free and open to... Read More
Wednesday, October 20
5:30pm - 7:30pm
You and your fellow adventurers are called to arms when a wounded trader turns up, shouting about the goblins who ambushed his caravan.  Are you brave enough to answer the call? Join us for a Dungeons & Dragons one-shot event.  We will be... Read More
Friday, October 22
2:30pm - 3:30pm
Drop by the reference desk with your technology questions, passwords, and devices.  We'll try to make your tech life easier.
Sunday, October 24
2:00pm - 3:00pm
Have you looked for an ancestor and been stumped? Hit that proverbial brick wall? Learn some tips and tricks to make sure your future descendants don't have the same issue! Participants will be given materials to help them start on keeping good... Read More
Tuesday, October 26
6:30pm - 7:30pm
Join us as we discuss Rebel Spy... Read More
Friday, November 05
2:30pm - 3:30pm
Drop by the reference desk with your technology questions, passwords, and devices.  We'll try to make your tech life easier.
Friday, November 12
2:30pm - 3:30pm
Drop by the reference desk with your technology questions, passwords, and devices.  We'll try to make your tech life easier.
Tuesday, November 16
4:30pm - 5:30pm
Join us for a discussion of 1984 by George Orwell. Written more than 70 years ago, ... Read More
Tuesday, November 16
6:30pm - 7:30pm
Join us for a discussion of 1984 by George Orwell. Written more than 70 years ago, ... Read More
Wednesday, November 17
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.   This workshop is free and open to... Read More
Friday, November 19
2:30pm - 3:30pm
Drop by the reference desk with your technology questions, passwords, and devices.  We'll try to make your tech life easier.
Tuesday, November 30
6:30pm - 7:30pm
Join us as we discuss The Sun is... Read More
Tuesday, December 21
6:30pm - 7:30pm
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
Tuesday, January 11
6:30pm - 7:30pm
Do you ever wonder if the "work-life balance" is for real people or is it just hype?  Start the New Year off right with advice from Ronni Eisenberg, organization professional and author of The Overwhelmed Person's Guide to Time Management. Ronni... Read More
Tuesday, January 18
4:30pm - 5:30pm
Join us for a discussion of .   Copies will be available for checkout at the adult circulation desk.  No sign up is required.  Refreshments will be served.
Tuesday, January 18
6:30pm - 7:30pm
Join us for a discussion of .   Copies will be available for checkout at the adult circulation desk.  No sign up is required.  Refreshments will be served.
Tuesday, January 25
6:30pm - 7:30pm
Join us the last Tuesday of each month to discuss a Young Adult book title. This book club is open to everyone that wants to read the book, regardless of age. Titles for the 2022 year will be chosen by the beginning of December, and each month will... Read More
Tuesday, February 01
6:00pm - 7:00pm
New to e-books? Come see what all the fuss is all about with Libby, the library's state-wide e-reading app. Overdrive will be on its way out soon, so be sure to register to learn how to use this new(er) interface. Registration and masks required. 
Tuesday, February 22
6:30pm - 7:30pm
Join us the last Tuesday of each month to discuss a Young Adult book title. This book club is open to everyone that wants to read the book, regardless of age. Titles for the 2022 year will be chosen by the beginning of December, and each month will... Read More
Tuesday, March 29
6:30pm - 7:30pm
Join us the last Tuesday of each month to discuss a Young Adult book title. This book club is open to everyone that wants to read the book, regardless of age. Titles for the 2022 year will be chosen by the beginning of December, and each month will... Read More
Tuesday, April 26
6:30pm - 7:30pm
Join us the last Tuesday of each month to discuss a Young Adult book title. This book club is open to everyone that wants to read the book, regardless of age. Titles for the 2022 year will be chosen by the beginning of December, and each month will... Read More
Tuesday, May 31
6:30pm - 7:30pm
Join us the last Tuesday of each month to discuss a Young Adult book title. This book club is open to everyone that wants to read the book, regardless of age. Titles for the 2022 year will be chosen by the beginning of December, and each month will... Read More
Tuesday, June 28
6:30pm - 7:30pm
Join us the last Tuesday of each month to discuss a Young Adult book title. This book club is open to everyone that wants to read the book, regardless of age. Titles for the 2022 year will be chosen by the beginning of December, and each month will... Read More
Tuesday, July 26
6:30pm - 7:30pm
Join us the last Tuesday of each month to discuss a Young Adult book title. This book club is open to everyone that wants to read the book, regardless of age. Titles for the 2022 year will be chosen by the beginning of December, and each month will... Read More
Tuesday, August 30
6:30pm - 7:30pm
Join us the last Tuesday of each month to discuss a Young Adult book title. This book club is open to everyone that wants to read the book, regardless of age. Titles for the 2022 year will be chosen by the beginning of December, and each month will... Read More

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