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

  Join us for an evening with BILL REYNOLDS! “Bill Reynolds is an award-winning sports columnist for the Providence Journal. He has written six books, including Fall River Dreams, and co-authored three more. Cousy, Reynolds’s best-selling work about the Boston Celtics’ iconic point guard, was called an “insightful, astute biography” by Sports Illustrated. His  [ Read More ]

Free Blood Pressure Screening Visiting Nurse Services of Newport and Bristol Counties have a free blood pressure screening on Wednesday, Aug. 5 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.

Teen Reading Program The teen summer reading program. “Unmask!,” is now through August 18.  To enter the weekly contest, read a book, fill out a review form, and give it to the teen librarian. All reviews will be kept to enter into the grand prize drawing on Aug. 18. Book  [ Read More ]

Attention adults! Summer is here and we bet you’ve finally found some time to read! Don’t forget we have an adult summer reading contest here at library! All you have to do is read three books, rate them and hand in an entry form! We have weekly drawings with great  [ Read More ]

Summer Reading Club  The summer reading program, “Every Hero Has a Story!”, is in the children’s room through Aug.14. From 9:00 a.m to noon every weekday morning, boys and girls of all ages are invited to be heroes. Go in to read books and to win prizes, help with the  [ Read More ]

Kickemuit Summer Reading Information  Below are suggested titles for summer reading by grade. Grade 6 Suggestions Grade 7 Suggestions Grade 8 Suggestions Click on the links below for required forms: Fiction Response Sheet Non-Fiction Response Sheet Mt. Hope High School Click HERE for more information. Bristol Elementary School   There is a list of  [ Read More ]