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

Veterans Day November 11 –closed Thanksgiving Eve November 25 – close at 5:00 p.m. Thanksgiving November 26- closed Christmas Eve Day December 24 – closed Christmas Day December 25 – closed New Years Eve December 31 – Close at 5:00 p.m.

            Meet the author – Angela Ruggiero! Join us on December 5 from 3:30-5pm on the main floor! Make a holiday craft and hear the story!

Feel free to stop by the library with the kids for free (and super fun) activities! Please note some of our clubs end earlier in December. Click on the links below to see the schedule. Chess Class Legos

Teen Book Club or Book Club Made Simple 2015   Pizza and Prize Night November 2nd & December 7th 6:30 p.m. For reading prizes:  fill out a quick review form for every book readand give the form to a librarian to enter. (Review forms are in the teen area.) Prizes:  Amazon  [ Read More ]

Fiction Writing Workshops  with Kathryn Kulpa Exercises, sharing, and revision The goal is to help writers revise stories that are already begun. Kathryn will have exercises to inspire new stories.  Please ask Charlotte if you have any questions.   For 4 Thursdays: October 22 and 29 and November 5 and  [ Read More ]

Free Blood Pressure Clinic   The Visiting Nurse Services of Newport and Bristol Counties have a free blood pressure screening on Wednesday, November 4 & December 2 from 11:00 a.m. to noon in the main foyer. No appointment needed. For more information call Nan Haffenreffer at VNS: 401-682-2100, ext. 1470.