The Friends of the Narragansett Library has monthly meetings, announced in the library’s newsletter. New members are always welcome!
The Friends of the Narragansett Library is a non-profit organization. We provide volunteer and financial support to the library by sponsoring programs and promoting library services.
Typical programs and activities include:
- Children’s Summer Reading and School Vacation Programs
- Halloween Costume Parade
- Festival of Lights
- Library Week Celebration
- Author Discussions
- Stone Soup
- Jewelry Sale
- Annual Book Sale
The Friends want to wish you peace and good health in the New Year!
Please join us for the Friends January Meeting on Monday, January 13 @ 1pm.
Topics of discussion:
Finalize plans for the upcoming Stone Soup event.
We are excited about planning for the “CELEBRATE OUR LIBRARY” event on Friday, May 22, 2020 at the TOWERS.
Please help make this an event an extraordinary time. You have worked so hard for the library. Just to mention a few of our accomplishments:
- MLML won the Readers Digest Award for the most Desirable place to visit in Rhode Island.
- Laurie Kelly won the RILA Board of Director of the year award
- The Murray Family Foundation has launched a Save Our Library Fundraising campaign for the New Narragansett library.
- The Friends have held very successful Jewelry and Book Sales, Open Houses, Authors events, Costume Parades and Many Adult and Children’s programs.
- And most of all, just because we love our library!
We deserve to CELEBRATE!
Saturday, January 25, 2020
Noon – 1:30 PM
Come in from the cold, and join in with others for food and camaraderie
Join us for our annual Stone Soup event, featuring a reading of Stone Soup, followed by a soup and bread buffet generously provided by a variety of local restaurants. The event begins at noon with the reading of the classic children’s story. Then all are invited to enjoy the buffet. The event is free with the donation of a non-perishable food or personal hygiene item. All donations will benefit The St. Peter’s By the Sea food pantry. This event is sponsored by the Friends of the Narragansett Library.
We would appreciate your supporting our sponsors. Arturo Joes, Belmont’s, Charlie O’s, Coast Guard House, Crazy Burger, Gansett Wraps, Mariner Grill, Panera Bread, Shaw’s and Stop & Shop, and Twin Willows
For more information call 789-9507
Maury Loontjens Memorial Library 35 Kingstown Road Narragansett RI 02882
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