Juneteenth is a federal holiday in the United States commemorating the emancipation of enslaved African Americans. Explore multimedia titles from artists such as Octavia E. Butler, Nina Simone, and Sam Cooke in the Juneteenth hoopla collection. Note: in observance of Juneteenth, the Library will be closed on Monday, June 20, 2022.
Transfer old home movies on VHS to digital format for your personal enjoyment. You will need to provide your own storage device. We recommend at least a 16 GB flash drive.
Drop off your VHS tapes at the Reference desk during regular Library hours.
The Library will be open regular hours today, Friday, December 18.
The Friends of the Newport Public Library will be holding their annual Holiday Book Sale from Thursday, December 3 through Thursday, December 10! Many gift-quality books will be available to purchase!
Fiction books will be $1.00 or $2.00 as marked. CDs and DVDs will be $1.00, and Children’s books will be priced as marked. Items will be available in the Spring Street Lobby and can be purchased whenever the Library is open.
To learn more about the Friends Bookstore, Click Here.
Meet online and tell us about your crochet project. Both beginner and experienced crocheters are welcome. Registration is required for participation. Read more.
We are pleased to announce that beginning October 5, 2020, the Library will be open regular hours Monday – Saturday. The Library will remain closed on Sundays. Read more.