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

Adult Events

Monday, December 09
6:30pm - 7:30pm
Budget Meeting
Tuesday, December 10
2:30pm - 3:30pm
Drop by the reference desk and one of our staff members will help answer your technology questions.  Use our laptop or bring your own device.  Bring your questions and passwords to this free, drop in program.
Wednesday, December 11
6:30pm - 7:30pm
Co-sponsored by the Library and the Portsmouth Historical Society, Portsmouth Town Historian Jim Garman will present a lecture on ... Read More
Saturday, December 14
10:00am - 1:00pm
Visit the library and talk with US Census Recruiting Assistant Edith Kloss to find out more about jobs during Census 2020.
Tuesday, December 17
4:30pm - 5:30pm
Join us for a discussion of The Library Book by Susan Orlean. chronicle of the Los Angeles Public Library fire of April 28, 1986 and its... Read More
Tuesday, December 17
6:30pm - 7:30pm
Join us for a discussion of The Library Book by Susan Orlean. chronicle of the Los Angelas Public Library fire of April 28, 1986 and its... Read More
Tuesday, December 24
9:00am - 8:00pm
Library closed due to holiday
Wednesday, December 25
9:00am - 8:00pm
Library closed due to holiday
Thursday, January 16
6:30pm - 8:00pm
Co-sponsored by the Library and the Portsmouth Historical Society, Town Historian Jim Garman will give a lecture titled ... Read More
Sunday, January 19
9:00am - 8:00pm
Library closed due to holiday
Monday, January 20
9:00am - 8:00pm
Library closed due to holiday
Tuesday, January 21
6:30pm - 7:30pm
Join us for a discussion of The Greater Journey : Americans in Paris by David McCollough. The story of the adventurous American artists, writers, doctors, politicians, architects, and others set off for Paris between 19830 and 1900... Read More
Thursday, January 23
6:30pm - 7:30pm
During the cold winter months, award-winning Massachusetts wildlife photographer Peter Christoph spends his days along the Atlantic coast following the movements of a few snowy owls during their winter migration to our New England beaches.  They fly... Read More
Thursday, January 30
6:30pm - 7:30pm
Interested in ditching cable and catering your TV/Movie/Streaming needs to fit your life? Come to this informative program explaining the most popular options. Registration required.
Monday, February 10
5:30pm - 8:00pm
Join us for our 3rd YouTube Paint Night, 21+!  Participants will learn how to paint a winter landscape, complete with trees, snow, and a frozen lake! Snacks and hot chocolate will be provided, along with all of the materials. BYOB if you desire! ... Read More
Sunday, February 16
9:00am - 8:00pm
Library closed due to holiday
Monday, February 17
9:00am - 8:00pm
Library closed due to holiday
Tuesday, February 18
6:30pm - 7:30pm
Join us for a discussion of Where the Crawdads Sing by Delia Owens. Where the Crawdads Sing is an exquisite ode to the natural world, a... Read More
Wednesday, February 19
6:00pm - 7:30pm
Sponsored by the Portsmouth Garden Club.  Details coming soon.