Library Hours

Monday- Thursday 9:30am-8:00pm

Friday 9:30am-6:00pm

Saturday 9:30am-2:00pm

We will be closed Wednesday, June 19th in honor of Juneteenth

Mah Jongg

Tuesday, June 4th- 2:00pm

Join us to play Mah Jongg on the 1st Tuesday of the month! Please note this group is just for beginners. This event is full but follow the link below for the waitlist. Registration required.


Narragansett Coastal Information Forum

Monday, June 10th- 6:00pm

Severe storms and rising seas are impacting the shores of our coastal community. Are you interested in learning more about the current state of coastal resiliency and hazard mitigation efforts in Narragansett? Come join state and local experts to learn more. Registration required.


Genealogy Club

Monday, June 10th- 6:00pm

The Genealogy group meets at the library once a month and new members are always welcome! The group is made up of family historians interested in sharing resources and tips to accurately find their ancestors while helping others with their search.

Card Crafting

Tuesday, June 11th- 6:30pm

Join us to make a special card to show someone you care! All materials will be provided. Registration is required & space is limited.


The Story of Agriculture in South County w/ Tim Cranston

Thursday, June 13th- 6:00pm

The one storyline that carries across the entire arc of South County's remarkable history is that of agriculture. From the "three sisters" planting strategies of the Narragansett people to the turf farms of today, agriculture has always been a part of what makes South County a special place. Registration required.


Monthly Meditation

Thursday, June 13th- 6:30pm

These classes will teach Inner Light Meditation. This is a seated class and there are no restrictions on age or ability. Registration is required. 


Walking Club

Fridays, June 14th & 28th

Get your steps in with the Walking Club! The group will meet at the beginning of the William C. O'Neill Bike Path at the sign outside of the Narragansett Community Center. Parking is available next to the center. Weather permitting. Registration required.

Registration 6/14

Registration 6/28

Hurricane History of Southern RI

Monday, June 24th- 6:00pm

We are partnering with the Narragansett Historical Society for a presentation on our hurricane history presented by Robert Muller. The lecture will focus on the historical record of hurricanes from 1635 until today. The library will also have a photo exhibit on display for the month of June. Registration required.


Tuesday Movie: Arthur the King

Tuesday, June 25th- 4:00pm

Over the course of ten days and 435 miles, an unbreakable bond is forged between pro adventure racer and a scrappy street dog companion dubbed Arthur. Based on an incredible true story. (PG-13, 1hr 47 mins)

'Sleep, O Gentle Sleep, Nature's Soft Nurse…' Sleep Workshop Presented by Renae Martin

Thursday, June 27th- 6:30pm

In this course, we will explore the stages of sleep, what their functions are, how each stage benefits your health and simple actions that you can take to empower your quality and quantity of sleep...and finally, catch those zzzzzZZZZZ's....


Adult Book Clubs

Morning Book Talk

Mondays, June 10th & 24th 10:30am

Join us for coffee and chat about what you're reading! A great way to get new book suggestions from others.

Afternoon: Wednesday,

June 12th 1:00pm

This month we'll be reading Small Mercies by Dennis Lehane. Copies are available at the Circulation Desk.

Evening: Wednesday,

June 26th 6:30pm

This month we'll be reading Horse by Geraldine Brooks. Copies are available at the Circulation Desk.

Technology & Reference Updates

For more information please visit the Reference Desk or call (401)789-9507 ext. 3.

The library is now offering faxing, scanning, and Wi-Fi printing! For more information visit:


There is a new Ocean State Libraries app for online account access. Please note this is not the Libby app! Patrons will need to delete the old app and redownload the new one.

We are now offering our patrons access to American Ancestors by New England Historic Genealogical Society.

Youth Services Programs

Air Brushing Art w/ Chase & Dad!

Wednesday, June 5th- 5:00pm

Children ages 7-10 are invited to come learn how to airbrush paint! Chase is a local 8 year old artist who with the help of his dad Mr. Maguire will teach you how to create designs and use an airbrush machine to make them come to life on a canvas tote bag you get to keep! All airbrush paint is water-based and non-toxic! Registration required.


Miss Rebecca's 5th & 6th Grade Book Club

Wednesday, June 12th- 6:00pm

5th & 6th graders are invited to join Miss. Rebecca to discuss the book "The Lost Library" by Rebecca Stead and Wendy Mass. Participants will get a free copy of the book to keep available in the Children's Room. The meeting is short and will include an activity, craft, and snack. Registration required.


News from The Friends of the

Narragansett Library

Monthly Meeting- Monday, June 17th at 1:00pm