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

We will be closed Monday September 5th for Labor Day.

Knitting Group Join us for a knitting group Thursdays in September, starting September 15th. We will meet 6:30-8:00pm in the Quiet Study on the main floor. Drop in with a project or just come to chat and share ideas. Questions? Contact Kristin

Do you love to color?  Do you have a stash of art supplies you never get around to using? Join us Thursday mornings for a session of stress busting Adult Coloring. You can choose coloring pages from books we have and make a copy to color or bring your own  [ Read More ]

Sign-ups for Storytime will be ONLINE ONLY this session. We will not accept registration in person or by phone. Please visit our Storytime page Fall Session September 12- October 27th, 2016 The link for sign-up will be available 9:30am on Saturday September 3, 2016   Don’t have the Internet at home?  [ Read More ]

A nurse from Visiting Nurses of Newport and Bristol Counties FREE BLOOD PRESSURE SCREENING. September 14th from 11am-12pm

Click on your school or class for more info. Guiteras   Bristol/Warren K-5 Kindergarden Grade 1 Grade 2 Grade 3 Grade 4 Grade 5   Kickemuit Middle School Read as many books as you can and fill out the online form below. “Students are encouraged to read as many books as  [ Read More ]

288 children, aged 4 and up, completed the program and they read 1,318 books!!!! Thank you Vince Geremia for the photos below: _________________________________________________________ Adult Reading Program: 143 people entered. 1,359 books were read Prize Winners: Tablet:Diane B Tablet: Fran B Fit band: Wendy C Fit band: Janice C.