Swing by YA and say hello (or just wave), grab a project pack then go home (or to a friends’) and have fun!Your kit will contain: shells, stickers and gel pens.You: get creative and make something that makes you smile 🙂
Teens at NPL
If you are a teenager check out this page for book recommendations, teen news & updates, and a list of activities specifically for you and your friends.
Kids at NPL
See a list of all our upcoming activities, events, and storytimes. Learn more about the “1000 Books Before Kindergarten” early literacy program.
Get the information you need while on-the-go. Search for a book, request materials, check the library’s hours, and more with the Ocean State Libraries mobile app. Search for “Ocean State Libraries” in your app store.
Rhode Islanders who pre-register through the state for COVID vaccination will be notified as soon as an appointment is available according to the RI Department of Health. Pre-register at portal.ri.gov. Read more.
Try out some new projects from the comfort of your own home! Each month, we’ll feature a different kit to help you make a great new project! For April, patrons can take home kits to create wooden bird feeders. Kits include a set of craft sticks, glue, twine, and instructions! To participate, come visit us […]
Join us on Zoom on Tuesday afternoons to discover all the resources available at your Library. These live events will be held on select Tuesday afternoons at 2:30 PM and topics will vary. On April 13th, learn how to access free eBooks through eZone using the Overdrive and Libby apps. Click here to register.
The Friends of the Newport Public Library will be holding a Children’s Book pop-up sale from April 19 – April 24 in the Spring Street Lobby! All Children’s books are priced from $0.10 – $1.00. Payments can be made at the Friends Bookstore during their hours of operation or in the Honor Box against the […]
Click here to find out more about special April programs for your child!
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Tools and lists to help you find your new favorite book!
The Friends' Bookstore
The Friends’ bookstore supports the mission of the Library with a selection of books, DVDs, and more!