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

Rogers Free Library Adult Book Discussion Group **** Due to the inclement weather and the library closing, this group will meet Monday February 2nd at 3 & 7pm.****   Reading group is open to everyone. The group is held in round robin style and is very fun. A limited copy of the  [ Read More ]

Mushroom Hunting: RI Amazing Wild Mushrooms       Come to learn how to hunt and cook Rhode Island native mushrooms, with Ryan Bouchard and Emily Schmidt. The 90 minute presentation about all things mushroom is on Wednesday, February 4 at 6:30 in the Herreshoff Room.  Ryan Bouchard is the author and  [ Read More ]

  The Visiting Nurse Service of Bristol and Newport County will host a free Blood pressure screening from 11 am to noon in the main foyer of the library. Please come in for a quick check up.

Announcing the 2015 Reading Across Rhode Island Title Norwegian by Night PROVIDENCE, RI – Reading Across Rhode Island, the only One Book, One State community read kicks off its 13th year by inviting everyone to join in the reading of Norwegian by Night by Derek Miller. Reading Across Rhode Island is a project of the Rhode Island  [ Read More ]

Join us for a book sale! Saturday, February 28  10am-3pm Monday, March 2, 10am-3pm

We will kick off the new year by offering free movies for children from January through March! Movies will be shown Saturdays at 1pm! Popcorn will be served.  No registration needed for the free movies.   January 1/17 How to Train your Dragon 2 1/24 The Lego Movie 1/31 The  [ Read More ]