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Monday June 29, 2015 -  Wednesday August 12, 2015 Go To Top
misc_none Adult Summer Reading Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact: Reference Desk   401-847-8720 x208   info@newportlibraryri.org
   

Escape The Ordinary! Adult Summer Reading Challenge 2015

This year we are asking readers to read 5 books and submit completed Book Review forms between June 29 and August 12. Think you're up to the challenge? Here's what you need to do:

Sign up online or in-person between June 1st and June 29th. 

Read 5 books of your choosing between June 29 and August 12. E-books and audiobooks are fair game!

Submit a book review for each book. You can use the paper Book Review form (available at the Reference Desk) or our online book review form.

Those who complete the challenge by August 12th will be entered into the grand prize drawing. This year the top prize is a $75.00 Amazon gift card. Two runners up will receive $25 Chamber of Commerce gift certificates, good at scores of local shops and eateries. **Winners will be notified by phone or email**

Join us for a wrap-up book chat on Wednesday, August 12th at 6:00 pm. This is a chance to talk about some of your favorite books with fellow readers and to pick up a Frosty Freeze coupon (while supplies last.) You are not required to attend the book chat in order to be entered in the prize drawings.

To participate in the Adult Summer Reading Challenge you have to be a grown up (over 18), have a library card, and be able to enjoy plowing through five books in six weeks. For more information, stop by or call the Reference Desk 847-8720 x208.

Happy reading!

 
misc_kapow.GIF Kids Summer Reading - Every Hero Has a Story Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact: Children's Department   847-8720 x204   
   

Celebrate Heros of all kinds at the Newport Public Library this summer!  Registrations are being accepted for the 2015 Children's Summer Reading Program, "Every Hero Has a Story". 

Preschool children through children entering 6th grade in September are eligible to participate.  The program runs from June29th - August 12th.

To complete the reading program, children need to read, or have read to them, at least 6 books during the summer.  Books can be logged in the library or online.  Summer reading participants will receive a wallet card good for free or discounted admission to many local and state attractions.  Children who complete the program will receive a personalized certificate, a free book, and other prizes.  Readers who complete the program and attend library events will also be elebible to win grand prize raffle baskets.  Children visiting Newport for just a short time may complete a modified version of the program to receive a certificate and a small prize. 

Registration is required.  To sign up for the Summer Reading Program please stop by the Children's Desk, call 401-847-8720 x204 or sign up online.  Learn more by visiting our website!  http://www.newportlibraryri.org/kids/

Monday June 29, 2015 -  Thursday August 13, 2015 Go To Top
misc_kidsreading1 Teen Summer Reading Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact: Colleen LeComte   401-847-8720 x206   clecomte@newportlibraryri.org
   

Unmask!, a summer reading adventure for “teens only” offers prizes for reading, theme related activities, movies and more.  Registration opens Monday, June 29th and continues through Monday, August 10th. The goal for completion is to complete 6 books or 1200 pages.  Activities and contests, running from Monday, July 6th through Thursday, August 13th, are part of the fun and a great way to earn additional chances on prizes.  On-line activities are available for teens that are busy working or traveling this summer and cannot visit the library in person.  All teens that register for the program will receive a free Gulls game ticket for July 15th (their Fanatic Reader Night) and be eligible for our grand prize drawing: A NEW KINDLE FIRE HD! Other additional prizes for gift certificates to local merchants will also be awarded - current sponsors are Via Via Pizza, Ryan Family Amusements, and Southwick Zoo. We will update the list as more sponsors join!

Details and registration are available on-line at tinyurl.com/npltsrp or in the library.  Follow the library on Facebook, Twitter (@NewportLib) or Instagram (NPTYA) for event announcements and updates.  Teen librarians can be reached at nptya@newportlibraryri.org and 401-847-8720 ext. 206 to register or ask questions.  This program and all related activities are free and open to the public.

Thursday July 30, 2015 Go To Top
ent_drum1 10:30 AM Rick Morin's Rhythm Imaginarium Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact: Children's Department   847-8720 x204   
   

Thursday, July 30th @ 10:30am

Rick Morin's Rhythm Imaginarium visits the library for a hands-on musical workshop.  Use buckets, cans, voices, hands, real percussion instruments and more to create your own rhythms.  No music experience necessary!

Ages 4 - 12.  No registration required.  Held in the lower level program room.

    Location: Library Program Room
 
misc_none 3:00 PM  -  5:00 PM Newport Tree Society Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
   

Newport Tree Society - Rotary Room

 
z_cust_teen_SRP.GIF 3:00 PM  -  5:00 PM Teens: Iron Chef Competition Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact: Colleen LeComte   401-847-8720 x206   clecomte@newportlibraryri.org
   

Unmask your inner chef! Teens will be set up with an array of different foods ... and you need to put a plate together based on taste and presentation. Ms. Becky and Ms. Colleen will be the judges. Bring your friends - if we have enough teens we will make it a group competition. Winners receive a fantastic prize!

 

Snacks and materials provided. Earn 1 raffle ticket for attending. For those that are signed up for our Teen Summer Reading program ... not signed up? You can join online at tinyurl.com/npltsrp or in the library when you come in!

    Location: Program Room
 
misc_none 5:00 PM  -  7:30 PM University of Rhode Island Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
   

University of Rhode Island - Stride Room

Monday August 3, 2015 Go To Top
lib_teddybear_reading 11:00 AM Super Storytime Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact: Children's Department   847-8720 x204   
   

A Super Storytime, for children ages 2 - 4 years old and a caregiver, will take place on Mondays @ 11:00am from July 6th - August 3rd.  Stories, rhymes, songs and a simple craft. 

Held in the John Clarke Children's Program Room.  No registration required.

    Location: Children's Program Room
 
z_cust_teen_SRP.GIF 2:00 PM  -  3:00 PM Teens: Superhero Trivia & Jeopardy Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact: Colleen LeComte   401-847-8720 x206   clecomte@newportlibraryri.org
   

Time to relax and unwind ... come hang out with us while we enjoy some pizza and the AC while playing Superhero Triva and Jeopardy. Prizes will be won by the super-knowledgable!

 

Snacks and materials provided. Earn 1 raffle ticket for attending. For those that are signed up for our Teen Summer Reading program ... not signed up? You can join online at tinyurl.com/npltsrp or in the library when you come in!

    Location: Program Room
 
misc_none 7:00 PM  -  8:00 PM City of Newport Planning Board Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
   

City of Newport Planning  - Program Room

Tuesday August 4, 2015 Go To Top
misc_none 10:00 AM  -  12:00 PM Clean Water Action Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
   

Clean Water Action - Rotary Room

Wednesday August 5, 2015 Go To Top
ent_filmproj 2:30 PM Kids Movie Matinee: Big Hero 6 Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact: Children's Department   847-8720 x204   
   

Beat the summer heat with Kids Movie Matinees!  On Wednesday, August 5th @ 2:30pm enjoy Big Hero 6, rated PG.

Held in the lower level program room.  No registration required.

    Location: Library Program Room
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Thursday August 6, 2015 Go To Top
misc_baby.GIF 9:30 AM Baby Bookworms Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact: Children's Department   847-8720 x204   
   

A Baby Bookworms storytime, for children ages 0 - 2 years old and a caregiver, will take place on Thursdays @ 9:30am, August 6th.  Simple stories, rhymes, songs and play time. 

Held in the John Clarke Children's Program Room.  No registration required.

    Location: Children's Program Room
 
misc_crown 2:30 PM Where the Wild Things Are with Puppeteer Sue Klau Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact: Children's Department   847-8720 x204   
   

Tween Program:  Ages 8 - 12

Join puppeteer Sue Klau and delve into the classic children's book Where the Wild Things Are by Maurice Sendak and design and create puppets based on the story.

Held in the Children's Program Room.  Registration required.

    Location: Children's Program Room
 
z_cust_teen_SRP.GIF 5:00 PM  -  7:00 PM Teen Movie - You Pick a Superhero! Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact: Colleen LeComte   401-847-8720 x206   clecomte@newportlibraryri.org
   

Who do you prefer? Thor, Batman, or The Man of Steel? It's viewer's choice for our August movie. Put your vote in at the YA desk over the summer, and then join us for snacks and the movie on August 6th.

 

Snacks and materials provided. Earn 1 raffle ticket for attending. For those that are signed up for our Teen Summer Reading program ... not signed up? You can join online at tinyurl.com/npltsrp or in the library when you come in!

    Location: Program Room
 
misc_none 6:00 PM  -  7:45 PM Sons of Italy Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
   

Sons of Italy - Stride Room

 
misc_none 6:00 PM  -  8:00 PM City of Newport Wastewater Improvements Committee Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
   

City of Newport Wastewater Improvements Committee - Rotary Room

Friday August 7, 2015 Go To Top
rec_legoguy 10:30 AM  -  12:00 PM LEGO Club Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact: Children's Department   847-8720 x204   
   

LEGO Club continues this summer, every other Friday from 10:30am - 12:00pm.  Children ages 5 - 12 are invited to drop-in and create super structures on August 7th.  Work independently or build with friends! 

Held in the John Clarke Children's Program Room.  No registration required.

    Location: Children's Program Room
 
ent_film-reel 2:30 PM Film Series: Meryl Streep-athon Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact: Reference Desk   401-847-8720 x208   info@newportlibraryri.org
   

 

  She-Devil (1989)

  Starring Meryl Streep, Roseanne Barr & Ed Begley Jr,  

A cunning and resourceful housewife vows revenge on her husband when he begins an affair with a wealthy romance novelist. (http://www.imdb.com/title/tt0098309/)

    Location: Program Room
Saturday August 8, 2015 Go To Top
misc_none 10:00 AM  -  12:00 PM Alliance Francaise Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
   

Alliance Franciscan - Rotary Room

Monday August 10, 2015 Go To Top
office_closedsign.GIF Library CLOSED Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact: Deborah James   401-847-8720 X 100   djames@newportlibraryri.org
   

The Library is closed all day today in honor of Victory Day.

We will resume summer hours Tuesday, August 11th at 9:00 a.m.

 

Tuesday August 11, 2015 Go To Top
z_cust_teen_SRP.GIF 3:30 PM  -  5:30 PM Teen Maker Space Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact: Colleen LeComte   401-847-8720 x206   clecomte@newportlibraryri.org
   

Join us for our second teen only Maker Space program. Try our vinyl cutter to make a t-shirt graphic or sticker, or our 3D printer to make any sort of object!

 

Snacks and materials provided. Earn 1 raffle ticket for attending. For those that are signed up for our Teen Summer Reading program ... not signed up? You can join online at tinyurl.com/npltsrp or in the library when you come in!

    Location: Program Room
 
misc_none 6:00 PM  -  7:45 PM NAMI Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
   

NAMI - Stride Room

Wednesday August 12, 2015 Go To Top
trans_firetruck 10:30 AM  -  1:00 PM Summer Reading Outdoor Fair Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact: Children's Department   847-8720 x204   
   

Wednesday, August 12th

Celebrate the end of Summer Reading with an Outdoor Fair held in the Aquidneck Park outside the library! 

Discover what it takes to be a true superhero with Jungle Jim's Superhero Training Show @ 11:00am

Puppet Workshop with Sue Klau @ 12:00pm

Local artist, Amber Prendergast will provide face painting @ 12:00pm

Some of our local heroes, Newport firefighters will be here with a truck @ 12:00pm

Certificates, free books and prizes will be awarded to children who have completed the reading program.  The fair will also feature sand art, ice cream and fun!  No registration required.  In case of rain, the event will take place in the lower level program room.

    Location: Aquidneck Park
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misc_kapow.GIF 11:00 AM Jungle Jim presents Superhero Training Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact: Children's Department   847-8720 x204   
   

Wednesday, August 12th @ 11:00am

Join us in celebrating the end of our Summer Reading Program with Jungle Jim and his Superhero Training Show!  Discover what it takes to be a true superhero!

Ages 4 - 12.  No registration required.  Held outside in the Aquidneck Park adjacent to the library weather permitting.  In the case of rain it will be held in the lower level program room.

    Location: Aquidneck Park
Thursday August 13, 2015 Go To Top
z_cust_teen_SRP.GIF 3:30 PM  -  5:30 PM Teens: FINAL SRP PARTY! Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact: Colleen LeComte   401-847-8720 x206   clecomte@newportlibraryri.org
   

YOU DID IT! If you completed our SRP program by reading 6 books (or 1200 pages) you are invited to our winner's party! There will be games, food, movies, and TONS of prizes. Our grand prize this year is a Kindle Fire HD ... and we currently have gift cards and tickets for area merchants rolling in for runner up and raffle prizes.

Snacks and materials provided. Earn 1 raffle ticket for attending. For those that are signed up for our Teen Summer Reading program ... not signed up? You can join online at tinyurl.com/npltsrp or in the library when you come in!

    Location: Program Room
 
misc_none 4:30 PM  -  5:30 PM Community Development Block Grant Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
   

Community Development Block Grant - Rotary Room

 
misc_none 6:00 PM  -  7:45 PM Friends of the Waterfront Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
   

Friends of the Waterfront - Stride Room

Saturday August 15, 2015 Go To Top
misc_none 9:30 AM  -  11:00 AM Wellington Park Condo Association Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
   

Wellington Park Condo Association - Program Room

Sunday August 16, 2015 Go To Top
lib_book_pencil 6:00 PM  -  8:00 PM Gala Annual Fundraiser Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact: Deborah James   401-847-8720 X 100   djames@newportlibraryri.org
   

Bill Corcoran
Literacy Blooms at a Novel Evening

William J. Corcoran, Honorary Chairman

Join us for this gala annual fundraising event.  Reservations, at $75.00 per person, may be made by calling the Administration Office at 401-847-8720, Ext. 100.

The gala event will take place outside, under a tent, where Honorary Chair Bill Corcoran will greet guests.

Enjoy appetizers by Pranzi Catering, complimentary wine or beer, live music with jazz saxophonist Chase Ceglie and keyboardist Devon Mello and a silent auction of unique and original items, such as a zip car rental, locally crafted pottery, golf for four at area courses, Celtics tickets and dinner for two with a team partner, tickets to area attractions, two-night stay at Castle Hill Inn, a session with a hypnotist, two Bruins tickets and dinner at the Union Oyster House in Boston and many more items appealing to a variety of interests and wallets.

Proceeds will benefit maintaining our technical resources as well as refurbishing the children’s and youth areas of the library.

Monday August 17, 2015 Go To Top
lib_book_pencil 1:00 PM Library will open at 1:00 Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
   

Kids windows
The library will open at 1:00 p.m. today.

Hope you all had a great time at Literacy Blooms at the Newport Public Library

Many thank you's to all who made the Event such a great success!

 

 
misc_none 6:00 PM  -  8:00 PM Rotary Club of Newport Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
   

Rotary Club of Newport - Rotary Room

Tuesday August 18, 2015 Go To Top
misc_none 1:00 PM  -  2:00 PM City of Newport City Council/Newport School Committee Liaison Sub Committee Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
   

City of Newport City Council/Newport School Committee Liaison Sub Committee

 
misc_none 6:00 PM  -  8:30 PM Historic District Commission Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
   

Historic District Commission - Program Room

Wednesday August 19, 2015 Go To Top
misc_none 5:00 PM  -  6:00 PM Cliff Walk Commission Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
   

Cliff Walk Commission - Rotary Room

 
elect_computer3 5:30 PM  -  7:00 PM 3D Printing for All Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact: Becky Farwick   401-847-8720 X 206   nptya@newportlibraryri.org
   

3D Printer in ActionWe’ll have our 3D printer and two techie types here to help.
Meet our volunteer instructors and learn to create your own personalized projects.
Snacks, technology and materials provided.

http://www.newportlibraryri.org/npl/teens/    
    Location: Program Room
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Friday August 21, 2015 Go To Top
ent_film-reel 2:30 PM Film Series: Meryl Streep-athon Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact: Reference Desk   401-847-8720 x208   info@newportlibraryri.org
   

 
  It's Complicated (2009)

  Starring Meryl Streep, Steve Martin & Alec Baldwin

When attending their son's college graduation, a couple reignite the spark in their relationship...but the complicated fact is they're divorced and he's remarried. (http://www.imdb.com/title/tt1230414/?ref_=nv_sr_1)

    Location: Program Room
Tuesday August 25, 2015 Go To Top
misc_none 6:00 PM  -  8:00 PM Newport Tree & Open Space Commission Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
   

Newport Tree & Open Space Commission - Rotary Room

Thursday August 27, 2015 Go To Top
misc_none 12:00 PM  -  5:00 PM RI Blood Center Blood Drive Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
   

RI Blood Center Blood Drive - Program Room

Saturday August 29, 2015 Go To Top
misc_none 9:30 AM  -  11:30 AM Moorland Farms Condo Association Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
   

Moorland Farms Condo Association - Program Room

Wednesday September 2, 2015 Go To Top
misc_none 6:30 PM  -  8:45 PM Fiber Therapy Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
   

Fiber Therapy - Stride Room

Thursday September 3, 2015 Go To Top
misc_none 6:00 PM  -  8:00 PM City of Newport Wastewater Improvements Committee Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
   

City of Newport Wastewater Improvements Committee - Rotary Room

Friday September 4, 2015 Go To Top
ent_film-reel 2:30 PM Film Series: 9 to 5 Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact: Reference Desk   401-847-8720 x208   info@newportlibraryri.org
   

  9 to 5

 Starring Dolly, Lily and Jane!

What better way to celebrate Labor Day than with this great movie about some really hard workers.

Popcorn provided!

 

    Location: Program Room
Saturday September 5, 2015 Go To Top
office_closedsign.GIF Library CLOSED Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact: Deborah James   401-847-8720 X 100   djames@newportlibraryri.org
   

Library in autumn

The Library is closed all day today for the Labor Day weekend.

We will resume regular Fall/Winter hours Tuesday, September 8th at 9:30 a.m.

 

Monday September 7, 2015 Go To Top
office_closedsign.GIF Library CLOSED Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact: Deborah James   401-847-8720 X 100   djames@newportlibraryri.org
   

Library in autumn

 

The Library is closed all day today for the Labor Day weekend.

We will resume regular Fall/Winter hours Tuesday, September 8th at 9:30 a.m.

 

Tuesday September 8, 2015 Go To Top
elect_clock_alarm 9:30 AM  -  9:00 PM Regular Hours begin Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact:    401-847-8720   info@newportlibraryri.org
   

Autumn clock

 

Regular, fall-winter hours, begin today.

 
misc_none 6:00 PM  -  7:45 PM NAMI Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
   

NAMI - Stride Room

Wednesday September 9, 2015 Go To Top
misc_none 6:30 PM  -  8:45 PM Fiber Therapy Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
   

Fiber Therapy - Stride Room

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Thursday September 10, 2015 Go To Top
misc_none 4:00 PM  -  6:00 PM Boys and Girls Club Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
   

Boys and Girls Club - Stride Room

 
misc_none 4:30 PM  -  6:00 PM Friends of the Newport Public Library Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
   

Friends of the Newport Public Library - Rotary Room

 
misc_none 7:00 PM  -  8:45 PM City of Newport Planning Board Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
   

City of Newport Planning  - Program Room

Friday September 11, 2015 Go To Top
misc_none 3:00 PM  -  4:30 PM Breton Road Sewer Association Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
   

Breton Road Sewer Association - Rotary Room

Saturday September 12, 2015 Go To Top
misc_none 10:00 AM  -  12:00 PM Photo Guild Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
   

Photo Guild - Rotary Room

 
misc_none 2:00 PM Books & Author Series: Nina MacLaughlin Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact: Mary Barrett   847-8720 ext.117   mbarrett@newportlibraryri.org
   

MacLaughlin

NPL welcomes Nina MacLaughlin, author of Hammer Head: The Making of a Carpenter. In 2008, Nina left her desk job to become a carpenter's assistant - working with wood instead of words.  Come find out which material she's working with today.

Nina tells her story at 2pm in the Newport Room (by the reference desk).  The event is free and open to the public. 

    Location: Other
Monday September 14, 2015 Go To Top
misc_none 6:00 PM  -  8:00 PM Newport Energy & Environment Committee Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
   

Newport Energy & Environment Committee - Rotary Room

Tuesday September 15, 2015 Go To Top
misc_none 1:00 PM  -  2:00 PM City of Newport City Council/Newport School Committee Liaison Sub Committee Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
   

City of Newport City Council/Newport School Committee Liaison Sub Committee

 
misc_none 6:00 PM  -  8:30 PM Historic District Commission Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
   

Historic District Commission - Program Room

Wednesday September 16, 2015 Go To Top
misc_none 5:00 PM  -  6:00 PM Cliff Walk Commission Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
   

Cliff Walk Commission - Rotary Room

 
misc_none 6:00 PM  -  8:00 PM RI International Film Festival Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
   

RI International Film Festival - Program Room
 

 
misc_none 6:30 PM  -  8:45 PM Fiber Therapy Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
   

Fiber Therapy - Stride Room

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Thursday September 17, 2015 Go To Top
misc_none 4:00 PM  -  4:30 PM Newport Public Library Finance Committee Meeting Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
   

Newport Public Library Board of Trustees Finance Committee.

The meeting is held in the Stride Room, Newport Public Library, 300 Spring Street, Newport RI 02840

The public is welcome to attend any meeting of the Library Board or its committees.

The Library is handicapped accessible. If communication assistance (readers/interpreters/captions) is needed or any other accommodation to ensure equal participation, please contact library administration at (401)847-8720 ext. 100 at least three (3) business days prior to the meeting.

 
misc_none 4:30 PM  -  6:00 PM Newport Public Library Board of Trustees Meeting Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
   

Newport Public Library Board of Trustees Meeting - Rotary Room

Newport Public Library Board of Trustees. The meeting is held in the Rotary Board Room, Newport Public Library, 300 Spring Street, Newport RI 02840

The public is welcome to attend any meeting of the Library Board or its committees.

The Library is handicapped accessible. If communication assistance (readers/interpreters/captions) is needed or any other accommodation to ensure equal participation, please contact library administration at (401)847-8720 ext. 100 at least three (3) business days prior to the meeting.

Friday September 18, 2015 Go To Top
ent_film-reel 2:30 PM Film Series: Steel Magnolias Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact: Reference Desk   401-847-8720 x208   info@newportlibraryri.org
   

 Steel Magnolias

  Starring Sally Field, Dolly Parton, Shirley MacLean and Julia Roberts.

 Enjoy the change of seasons with a romantic comedy full of stars and tears.

Popcorn provided!

 

    Location: Program Room
Saturday September 19, 2015 Go To Top
misc_none 10:00 AM  -  1:00 PM Belair Condo Association Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
   

Belair Condo Association - Rotary Room

 
misc_none 11:30 AM  -  2:00 PM Women AGlow Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
   

Women AGlow - Stride Room

 
misc_none 2:00 PM Genealogy and Local History with Patrick Murphy Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact: Mary Barrett   847-8720 ext.117   mbarrett@newportlibraryri.org
   

MacLaughlin

Local history specialist Patrick F. Murphy provides genealogy tips and discusses Newporters famous and not-so-famous.  After retirement, Patrick took up the study of genealogy and has done extensive work on the history of our city.  His program takes place in the special collections room (by the reference desk) and includes a Q&A session.

Come learn more about conducting genealogy research!

 

    Location: Other
Monday September 21, 2015 Go To Top
misc_none 6:00 PM  -  8:00 PM Rotary Club of Newport Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
   

Rotary Club of Newport - Rotary Room

Tuesday September 22, 2015 Go To Top
misc_none 6:00 PM  -  8:00 PM Newport Tree & Open Space Commission Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
   

Newport Tree & Open Space Commission - Rotary Room

Wednesday September 23, 2015 Go To Top
misc_none 6:30 PM  -  8:45 PM Fiber Therapy Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
   

Fiber Therapy - Stride Room

Thursday September 24, 2015 Go To Top
misc_none 3:00 PM  -  5:00 PM Visiting Nurse Service Flu Clinic Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
   

Visiting Nurse Service Flu Clinic - Stride Room

Saturday September 26, 2015 Go To Top
misc_none 2:00 PM Books & Author Series: Robert Uttaro Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact: Mary Barrett   847-8720 ext.117   mbarrett@newportlibraryri.org
   

Uttaro

NPL presents rape counselor and author Robert Uttaro, who will discuss his book To the Survivors.  The work is both informative for the general public and supportive of those who have suffered sexual abuse.

Uttaro speaks at 2pm in the Program Room.  The event will include a Q&A session as well as a book signing.  As always, it is free and open to the public. 

    Location: Program Room
Tuesday September 29, 2015 Go To Top
misc_none 6:00 PM  -  8:30 PM Festa Italiana Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
   

Festa Italiana - Program Room

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Wednesday September 30, 2015 Go To Top
misc_none 6:30 PM  -  8:45 PM Fiber Therapy Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
   

Fiber Therapy - Stride Room

Thursday October 1, 2015 Go To Top
misc_none 6:00 PM  -  8:00 PM City of Newport Wastewater Improvements Committee Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
   

City of Newport Wastewater Improvements Committee - Rotary Room

Friday October 2, 2015 Go To Top
ent_film-reel 2:30 PM Film Series: Halloween month! Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact: Reference Desk   401-847-8720 x208   info@newportlibraryri.org
   

 Into the Woods

  Starring Meryl Streep - based on the Stephen Sondheim musical.

 Halloween month begins with a romp through the woods with fairy tale characters, monsters and witches.

Popcorn provided!

 

    Location: Program Room
Saturday October 3, 2015 Go To Top
misc_none 10:00 AM  -  12:00 PM Pinard Cottages Condo Association Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
   

Pinard Cottages Condo Association - Rotary Room

Monday October 5, 2015 Go To Top
misc_none 5:00 PM  -  7:00 PM Newport Garden Club Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
   

Newport Garden Club - Rotary Room

 
misc_none 7:00 PM  -  8:45 PM City of Newport Planning Board Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
   

City of Newport Planning  - Program Room

Tuesday October 6, 2015 Go To Top
misc_none 9:30 AM  -  11:30 AM Kids Count Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
   

Kids Count - Program Room

Wednesday October 7, 2015 Go To Top
office_meeting1 Library CLOSED Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact: Deborah James   401-847-8720 X 100   djames@newportlibraryri.org
   


The Library is closed all day today for Staff Development Day.

We will resume regular hours Thursday, October 8th at 9:30 a.m.

 

Thursday October 8, 2015 Go To Top
misc_none 4:30 PM  -  6:00 PM Friends of the Newport Public Library Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
   

Friends of the Newport Public Library - Rotary Room

Monday October 12, 2015 Go To Top
trans_mayflower Library CLOSED Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact: Deborah James   401-847-8720 X 100   djames@newportlibraryri.org
   

The Library is closed all day today in honor of Columbus Day.

We will resume regular hours Tuesday, October 13th at 9:30 a.m.

 

Tuesday October 13, 2015 Go To Top
misc_none 6:00 PM  -  7:45 PM NAMI Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
   

NAMI - Stride Room

Wednesday October 14, 2015 Go To Top
misc_none 6:30 PM  -  8:45 PM Fiber Therapy Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
   

Fiber Therapy - Stride Room

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Thursday October 15, 2015 Go To Top
misc_none 4:30 PM  -  6:00 PM Newport Public Library Board of Trustees Meeting Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
   

Newport Public Library Board of Trustees Meeting - Rotary Room

Newport Public Library Board of Trustees. The meeting is held in the Rotary Board Room, Newport Public Library, 300 Spring Street, Newport RI 02840

The public is welcome to attend any meeting of the Library Board or its committees.

The Library is handicapped accessible. If communication assistance (readers/interpreters/captions) is needed or any other accommodation to ensure equal participation, please contact library administration at (401)847-8720 ext. 100 at least three (3) business days prior to the meeting.

 
misc_none 4:30 PM  -  6:00 PM Newport Public Library Board of Trustees Meeting Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
   

Newport Public Library Board of Trustees Meeting - Rotary Room

Newport Public Library Board of Trustees. The meeting is held in the Rotary Board Room, Newport Public Library, 300 Spring Street, Newport RI 02840

The public is welcome to attend any meeting of the Library Board or its committees.

The Library is handicapped accessible. If communication assistance (readers/interpreters/captions) is needed or any other accommodation to ensure equal participation, please contact library administration at (401)847-8720 ext. 100 at least three (3) business days prior to the meeting.

Friday October 16, 2015 Go To Top
ent_film-reel 2:30 PM Film Series: Halloween month! Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact: Reference Desk   401-847-8720 x208   info@newportlibraryri.org
   

 Plan 9 from Outer Space

  Starring Gregory Walcott and Tom Keene. 

 Aliens, zombies and vampires unite to conquer humanity.  Come see if they succeed.  Trivia note:  This is Bela Lugosi's last film;  he died before it was finished.

Popcorn provided!

 

    Location: Program Room
Sunday October 18, 2015 Go To Top
elect_clock_alarm 1:00 PM  -  5:00 PM Sunday Hours begin Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact:    401-847-8720   info@newportlibraryri.org
   

Books and autumn leaves
Sunday hours begin today!

Monday October 19, 2015 Go To Top
misc_none 6:00 PM  -  8:00 PM Rotary Club of Newport Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
   

Rotary Club of Newport - Rotary Room

Tuesday October 20, 2015 Go To Top
misc_none 1:00 PM  -  2:00 PM City of Newport City Council/Newport School Committee Liaison Sub Committee Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
   

City of Newport City Council/Newport School Committee Liaison Sub Committee

 
misc_none 6:00 PM  -  8:30 PM Historic District Commission Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
   

Historic District Commission - Program Room

Wednesday October 21, 2015 Go To Top
misc_none 5:00 PM  -  6:00 PM Cliff Walk Commission Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
   

Cliff Walk Commission - Rotary Room

 
misc_none 6:30 PM  -  8:45 PM Fiber Therapy Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
   

Fiber Therapy - Stride Room

Tuesday October 27, 2015 Go To Top
misc_none 6:00 PM  -  8:00 PM Newport Tree & Open Space Commission Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
   

Newport Tree & Open Space Commission - Rotary Room

Wednesday October 28, 2015 Go To Top
misc_none 6:30 PM  -  8:45 PM Fiber Therapy Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
   

Fiber Therapy - Stride Room

Friday October 30, 2015 Go To Top
ent_film-reel 2:30 PM Film Series: Halloween month! Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact: Reference Desk   401-847-8720 x208   info@newportlibraryri.org
   

 Death Becomes Her

  Starring Meryl Streep, Goldie Hawn and Bruce WIllis

 Halloween month concludes with a comedic look at immortality and its consequences.  Death Becomes Her won an Academy Award for best visual effects.

Popcorn provided!

 

    Location: Program Room
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Monday November 2, 2015 Go To Top
misc_none 5:00 PM  -  7:00 PM Newport Garden Club Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
   

Newport Garden Club - Rotary Room

 
misc_none 7:00 PM  -  8:45 PM City of Newport Planning Board Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
   

City of Newport Planning  - Program Room

Wednesday November 4, 2015 Go To Top
misc_none 6:30 PM  -  8:45 PM Fiber Therapy Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
   

Fiber Therapy - Stride Room

Monday November 9, 2015 Go To Top
misc_none 6:00 PM  -  8:00 PM Newport Energy & Environment Committee Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
   

Newport Energy & Environment Committee - Rotary Room

Thursday November 12, 2015 Go To Top
misc_none 4:30 PM  -  6:00 PM Friends of the Newport Public Library Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
   

Friends of the Newport Public Library - Rotary Room

Monday November 16, 2015 Go To Top
misc_none 6:00 PM  -  8:00 PM Rotary Club of Newport Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
   

Rotary Club of Newport - Rotary Room

Tuesday November 17, 2015 Go To Top
misc_none 1:00 PM  -  2:00 PM City of Newport City Council/Newport School Committee Liaison Sub Committee Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
   

City of Newport City Council/Newport School Committee Liaison Sub Committee

 
misc_none 6:00 PM  -  8:30 PM Historic District Commission Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
   

Historic District Commission - Program Room

Wednesday November 18, 2015 Go To Top
misc_none 10:00 AM  -  2:00 PM The Providence Plan Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
   

The Providence Plan - Program Room

 
misc_none 6:30 PM  -  8:45 PM Fiber Therapy Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
   

Fiber Therapy - Stride Room

Thursday November 19, 2015 Go To Top
misc_none 4:30 PM  -  6:00 PM Newport Public Library Board of Trustees Meeting Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
   

Newport Public Library Board of Trustees Meeting - Rotary Room

Newport Public Library Board of Trustees. The meeting is held in the Rotary Board Room, Newport Public Library, 300 Spring Street, Newport RI 02840

The public is welcome to attend any meeting of the Library Board or its committees.

The Library is handicapped accessible. If communication assistance (readers/interpreters/captions) is needed or any other accommodation to ensure equal participation, please contact library administration at (401)847-8720 ext. 100 at least three (3) business days prior to the meeting.

 
misc_none 4:30 PM  -  6:00 PM Newport Public Library Board of Trustees Meeting Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
   

Newport Public Library Board of Trustees Meeting - Rotary Room

Newport Public Library Board of Trustees. The meeting is held in the Rotary Board Room, Newport Public Library, 300 Spring Street, Newport RI 02840

The public is welcome to attend any meeting of the Library Board or its committees.

The Library is handicapped accessible. If communication assistance (readers/interpreters/captions) is needed or any other accommodation to ensure equal participation, please contact library administration at (401)847-8720 ext. 100 at least three (3) business days prior to the meeting.

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Tuesday November 24, 2015 Go To Top
misc_none 6:00 PM  -  8:00 PM Newport Tree & Open Space Commission Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
   

Newport Tree & Open Space Commission - Rotary Room

Wednesday December 2, 2015 Go To Top
misc_none 6:30 PM  -  8:45 PM Fiber Therapy Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
   

Fiber Therapy - Stride Room

Thursday December 3, 2015 Go To Top
misc_none 6:00 PM  -  8:00 PM City of Newport Wastewater Improvements Committee Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
   

City of Newport Wastewater Improvements Committee - Rotary Room

Monday December 7, 2015 Go To Top
misc_none 7:00 PM  -  8:45 PM City of Newport Planning Board Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
   

City of Newport Planning  - Program Room

Tuesday December 8, 2015 Go To Top
misc_none 3:00 PM  -  7:00 PM The Providence Plan Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
   

The Providence Plan - Program Room

Wednesday December 9, 2015 Go To Top
misc_none 6:30 PM  -  8:45 PM Fiber Therapy Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
   

Fiber Therapy - Stride Room

Monday December 14, 2015 Go To Top
misc_none 6:00 PM  -  8:00 PM Newport Energy & Environment Committee Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
   

Newport Energy & Environment Committee - Rotary Room

Tuesday December 15, 2015 Go To Top
misc_none 1:00 PM  -  2:00 PM City of Newport City Council/Newport School Committee Liaison Sub Committee Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
   

City of Newport City Council/Newport School Committee Liaison Sub Committee

 
misc_none 6:00 PM  -  8:30 PM Historic District Commission Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
   

Historic District Commission - Program Room

Wednesday December 16, 2015 Go To Top
misc_none 6:30 PM  -  8:45 PM Fiber Therapy Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
   

Fiber Therapy - Stride Room

Monday December 21, 2015 Go To Top
misc_none 6:00 PM  -  8:00 PM Rotary Club of Newport Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
   

Rotary Club of Newport - Rotary Room

Tuesday December 22, 2015 Go To Top
misc_none 6:00 PM  -  8:00 PM Newport Tree & Open Space Commission Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
   

Newport Tree & Open Space Commission - Rotary Room

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Wednesday December 23, 2015 Go To Top
misc_none 6:30 PM  -  8:45 PM Fiber Therapy Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
   

Fiber Therapy - Stride Room

Wednesday December 30, 2015 Go To Top
misc_none 6:30 PM  -  8:45 PM Fiber Therapy Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
   

Fiber Therapy - Stride Room

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