Rogers Free Library

Bristol, Rhode Island

Welcome to the Rogers Free Library.  Founded in 1877 and reinvented in 2008, this municipal library is located in the heart of the town of Bristol, Rhode Island. Rogers Free Library exists to provide access to information in a wide variety of formats and through a variety of programs, products,  [ Read More ]

Upcoming Events

The Teen Book Club  will meet on Monday, May 2, at 6:30 p.m. in the Herreshoff Room. Teens, in middle school and high school, are invited to this meeting to talk about the books they have read, eat some pizza and win prizes. Just fill out a quick form! After  [ Read More ]

HAVE YOU THOUGHT ABOUT WRITING YOUR STORY? DID YOU GROW UP IN BRISTOL & HAVE MEMORIES TO SHARE? IS THERE A LOCAL INCIDENT YOU WISH TO BE REMEMBERED? BRISTOL RESIDENTS, JOIN US FOR A 6 WEEK MEMOIR WRITING WORKSHOP WITH SUSAN TACENT! WHEN – MAY 11, 2016 THRU JUNE 22, 2016 AT  [ Read More ]

Rogers Free Library Adult Book Discussion The Rogers Free Library Adult Book Discussion Group will meet on Wednesday, April 27, 2016 to discuss The Lowland by Jhumpa Lahiri. Discussions will be held at 3pm and 7pm. Please arrive a few minutes early to sign in. A limited number of copies  [ Read More ]

Open Mic Night  Monday, May 9 Teens and Adults Welcome Enjoy an evening of music, poetry, short stories and singing as local musicians and  writers get together in a coffee house setting to perform! From 6:30 to 8:00 p.m., on  Monday, May 9 in the Herreshoff Room, there will be  [ Read More ]

Drop-In Tech Help Drop in Tuesdays 6-7pm or Wednesdays 10-11am for free tech help with Kristin. Feel free to bring your smart phone, tablet or computer or any device you might be having trouble with. If you don’t have a device, feel free to use one of ours or just  [ Read More ]