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 Visiting Nurse Service of Bristol and Newport County will host a free blood pressure screening from 11 am to noon on Wednesday, March 4. Please come in for a quick check up. The Visiting Nurses come every month on the first Wednesday of every month.

Come visit the 3rd floor to see a very special genealogy display! We have made this display to promote the Bristol Historical Society’s 5 week program! Remember our library offers ancestry.com & a special collection room dedicated to Bristol history! Bristol Historical Society presents: MARCH 2015 IS GENEALOGY MONTH AT BH&PS!! March  [ Read More ]

“TUESDAY Night at the Movies”   Adult movie night returns. This year, join TED DELANEY AND AMISH TRIVEDI on Tuesday nights in March & April. This year’s films include Birdman, Big Night, Whiplash, the Visitor, a Late Quartet and Another Year. Movies are always free and take place in the  [ Read More ]

There will be fiction and non-fiction for adults, along with some teen books and some books for children. Proceeds from the sale will go to Rogers Free Library Book Fund. Saturday 2/28/15  10am-3pm (also enjoy some goodies at a bake sale to benefit Bristol’s Animal Shelter) hardcover books – $2 trade  [ Read More ]

Join Kristin for free tech help! Bring in any devices you have or just come sit & listen in on our tech issues. Tuesdays 6-7pm in the Quiet Study   Recently added: Wednesdays 10-11am in MARCH! **THERE WILL NOT BE CLASS MARCH 4!!** Advice & guidance offered for both Windows  [ Read More ]

Rogers Free Library Adult Book Discussion Group Reading group is open to everyone. The group is held in round robin style and is very fun. A limited copy of the book is available at the library. Questions? Contact Cheryl Daigle-Stein 401-253-6948 Click HERE for the updated list of  book selections for 2014-2015 Join  [ Read More ]

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 ]