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. 

Teens Events

Saturday, June 22
10:00am - 12:00pm
Join Dungeon Master Naiara for a one-shot adventure!  Become a hero on a dangerous quest to search for treasure, battle deadly foes, or even carry out daring rescues.   Haven't played before?  No problem, this is for all levels of players.  The... Read More
Monday, June 24
9:00am - 8:00pm
For the first week of our Summer Reading Make and Take kits, Candy Sushi is BACK! Pick up one of the kits and make your own creative candy sushi at home, with all ingredients and instructions provided. Kits can be found in our Teen Area. Kits are... Read More
Tuesday, June 25
5:30pm - 7:30pm
Come to the library and have your own henna design applied! Registration is limited to 20 participants.. There will be some table top games and a craft set up to keep teens busy while waiting their turn. Size restrictions will apply based on number... Read More
Monday, July 01
9:00am - 8:00pm
Teens are welcome to pick up a photo block art kit in the Teen Area starting Monday morning. Decorate and paint your own block with photo holder, all materials and glow in the dark stars included! Kits are for teens in rising 6th-12th grade only,... 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
Monday, July 08
9:00am - 8:00pm
This week teens can take home clay and paint kits to make their own moon trinket tray. All materials and instructions are provided. Kits are for rising 6th-12th graders, and only 1 kit per teen is allowed. Kits are put out on Monday morning and will... Read More
Saturday, July 13
1:30pm - 4:30pm
Teens entering grades 6-12: Join us for an afternoon of gaming and virtual reality with One Up Games. There will be a variety of games to choose from, and their VR area will be set up as well. Registration is limited due to size and computers, and... Read More
Monday, July 15
9:00am - 8:00pm
This week teens can take home the components for a homemade Bottle Rocket.  All materials and instructions are provided. Kits are for rising 6th-12th graders, and only 1 kit per teen is allowed. Kits are put out on Monday morning and will stay out... Read More
Wednesday, July 17
4:00pm - 6:00pm
Watercolor instruction for students entering Grades 6-12 in the fall.   Whether you’re trying watercolors for the first time or refreshing your painting skills over the summer, this class is a fun intro to watercolor.   Each session will cover a... Read More
Saturday, July 20
10:00am - 12:00pm
Join Dungeon Master Naiara for a one-shot adventure!  Become a hero on a dangerous quest to search for treasure, battle deadly foes, or even carry out daring rescues.   Haven't played before?  No problem, this is for all levels of players.  The... Read More
Monday, July 22
9:00am - 8:00pm
This week teens get back into the kitchen to make color-changing Galaxy Lemonade.  Delicious and Fun!  All materials and instructions are provided. Kits are for rising 6th-12th graders, and only 1 kit per teen is allowed. Kits are put out on Monday... Read More
Monday, July 29
9:00am - 8:00pm
This week teens get to relax and create a stained glass-inspired suncatcher.   The perfect activity for a quiet afternoon!  All materials and instructions are provided. Kits are for rising 6th-12th graders, and only 1 kit per teen is allowed. Kits... Read More
Monday, August 05
9:00am - 8:00pm
Our final Take & Make of the summer: Galaxy Slime.   A messy, colorful, and fun way to end the program.  All materials and instructions are provided. Kits are for rising 6th-12th graders, and only 1 kit per teen is allowed. Kits are put out on... 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
Thursday, August 08
2:00pm - 4:00pm
Watercolor instruction for students entering Grades 6-12 in the fall.   Whether you’re trying watercolors for the first time or refreshing your painting skills over the summer, this class is a fun intro to watercolor.   Each session will cover a... Read More
Friday, August 16
9:00am - 5:00pm
Today is the official last day of Summer Reading for our Kids, Tweens, and Teens.   Our Adult program ends August 31.
Saturday, August 17
10:00am - 12:00pm
Join Dungeon Master Naiara for a one-shot adventure!  Become a hero on a dangerous quest to search for treasure, battle deadly foes, or even carry out daring rescues.   Haven't played before?  No problem, this is for all levels of players.  The... 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, 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, 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, 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