Island Free Library

Dodge Street 

PO Box 1830

Block Island, RI 02807

phone: 401 466-3233

fax: 401 466-3236


Library Hours:

Mondays Closed

Tuesdays 11am-7pm

Wednesdays 10am-5pm

Thursdays 10am-5pm

Fridays 10am-5pm

Saturdays 10am-3pm

 Sundays Closed



Environmental Film Fest

FILMS & Soup

Tuesday April 21st 7pm

Mission Blue

Tuesday May 19th 7pm


presented by the Ocean View Foundation and the Island Free Library

remember to bring a bowl or a cup and a spoon to enjoy some tasty soup!


The Island Free Library

~Enriching Island Life Since 1875~





Enjoy your Staycation at the Island Free Library

 Celebrating Earth Day All Week!


Friday 4/17 1pm

Chick Party!

Come see what we hatched!


Tuesday 4/21 7pm

Ocean View Foundation Island Free Library Film Festival continues with

Mission Blue


Wednesday 4/22 4pm

Mountain Lions in South County

With mountain lion lecturer and advocate Bill Betty


Enviro Films Everyday 1 pm  *  Enviro Crafts Everyday All Day


All Events Family Friendly

As always, free and everyone welcome!



Friends of the Library Book Discussion

The Garden of Evening Mists by Tan Twan Eng

Wednesday, May 13th, 10am

Copies of the book are available at the front desk.

All readers welcome.


 Family Mahjong Night!

Tuesdays 5-6pm

Instruction provided so everyone can start playing and ENJOYING the game.


 mahjong & cribbage for adults

Tuesdays at 7 pm & Wednesdays at 11:30 am

and there is always Chess-Fridays @ 1pm
The BOOKMOBILE is on the road every Wednesday.
We are happily delivering books, magazines, movies, music, puzzles and games.  If you are in need of a delivery please give us a call and we will gladly add you to our list. 
  VOLUNTEERS are ALWAYS WELCOME & APPRECIATED…please let us know how you can help.



The library meeting rooms are also being used for exercise class, NIA, computer club and more!

Enquire about specific times and programs at the front desk or by calling.









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