Strategic Plan Survey

The North Kingstown Free Library is in the process of developing a strategic plan for the next 3-5 years and we would like to have your input! Click here to take the survey

Coffee Cupping CANCELED


Ever wonder why there are so many different brews? Did you know that the brew can affect how your food tastes? Join Gianna Guillotte, certified barista, to taste a range of roasts and what makes them unique. Space is limited, registration required and begins on March 1st. Sponsored by the Friends of the North Kingstown Free Library.

03/21/2018 - 6:30pm

New DVDs Coming Soon

You can place holds on new DVDs that will be coming in this month by clicking on New Feature DVDs . To receive the list via email every month, click on Newsletter Signup , click a checkmark next to New Feature DVDs - Coming Soon, type your email in the box at the bottom of the screen, and click on the subscribe button. Concerned that there are a lot of people in line for a DVD that you'd like to borrow? We recommend that you place a hold anyway because the North Kingstown copy fills holds picked up in North Kingstown first. You may move up the list more quickly than you thought that you would!

March Newsletter

Take a look at our Among Friends newsletter to see what is coming up at the library. There is something for everyone---lectures, demonstrations, movies, book clubs and more!

Would you like to receive the newsletter via email? If so, click on Subscribe and follow the instructions to automatically receive a new issue via email every month.

To register for programs for adults, have your library card and PIN ready and click on NKFL Programs. If you don't have a library card call 294-3306. Call the Young Readers' Desk at 294-3306 option 5 to register for children's programs.

The Friends of the Library support library programs and much more. Consider becoming a member. Learn more about the Friends here or use the remittance form below to join. As a "Basic" member, you can receive the newsletter via postal service.

Tech Drop-in

Saturday, March 24 from 1-4:30 pm
Ask anything you want! Bring your devices, plugs and passwords. No registration.

02/10/2018 - 9:30pm

Income Tax Forms

Due to the Budget Bipartisan Act of 2018 signed into law on Feb. 9, the IRS is incrementally updating many forms, including forms1040 and 1040A. These updated forms are available at For more information, see:

Download Rhode Island tax forms and instructions at: To have forms mailed to you, call (401) 574-8970.

For information and locations for free tax return preparation help for elderly and qualifying taxpayers, click:

North Kingstown High School Yearbooks

NKHS Yearbooks Are Online

We are happy to announce that our collection of North Kingstown High School yearbooks has been digitized and is now available online. We currently have the years 1929-1931, 1945-1946 and 1952-2011 available to view.

NKHS Yearbooks

Library Wish List! A different way to donate.

If you’re looking for a way to give back to the North Kingstown Free Library during this holiday season, take a peek at our Amazon wish lists. We’ve carefully selected items that we’re hoping will add even more variety and appeal to our existing collections. We also take monetary donations, along with physical donations in the form of books and DVDs in great condition. Every donation, no matter how large or small, is greatly appreciated!

Click here to access our wish list: NKFL Amazon Wish List

Small Business Friday: Tradeshows

10:00 am to 12: 00 pm
Getting the Most Out of a Tradeshow
Tradeshows, expos, and conferences represent a great opportunity to sell your products or service, to gather a viable list of future prospects and to network with vendors, prospects and customers. Most companies do not get the most out of these opportunities however. Find out what you should do and maybe what you should stop doing. Registration required:

03/16/2018 - 10:00am

Borrow Our Telescope!

The library now has an Orion StarBlast Astro Reflector telescope available for patrons aged 18 and older to borrow.
The telescope, which was generously donated to us by Skyscrapers, Inc., is available to be borrowed for a period of one week. The telescope may be checked out or reserved downstairs at the Reference Desk.


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