February brings the continuation of the long Block Island winter…& another jam-packed month of library activities!


Check out some of our many children’s programs, kicking off with our newly launched Kid’s Zone, on Wednesdays @ 4:30 PM.  Don’t miss the continuation of our winter program, Healthy Kids, Inside & Out, Fridays @ 10:30 AM,as we explore the beautiful outdoors with our friend Kim.  Come back for Part II on Saturdays @ 11:00 AM for Kids Yoga with Kristin.

We are lucky to have Socha Cohen lead the final February climate change discussion.  Join us Saturday, February 15 @ 10:00 AM for a book discussion on “The Uninhabitable Earth, David Wallace-Wells.  February’s IFL Book Group will also be meeting to discuss this important book, (The Uninhabitable Earth) on Saturday, February 15 @ 10:00 AM.

Throughout the month of February, as a small way of recognizing & honoring the significant contributions made by black actors and directors, we will be screening films every weekend.  Check our EVENTS calendar to catch the movie lineup!  ALL are welcome!

The Friends of the Island Free Library invite you to attend a presentation by Peter Christoph, On Silent Wings: The Magic of the Snowy Owl on Tuesday, February 11 @ 6:30 PM.  ALL are welcome. Refreshments will be served.

Don’t miss 641 Cookbook Club’s Valentine’s Day Celebration on Wednesday, February 12 @ 6:00 PM.  We will enjoy a potluck dinner (bring whatever dish you’d like to share!) & will continue the festivities by making some special sweets (all ingredients & materials supplied)!

Join us for a fun Valentine’s Day celebration!  Stop in any time between 2:00 – 4:00 PM on Friday, February 14th to participate in Blind Date with a Book or Book Speed Dating, make card crafts, or just grab a treat at the ice cream sundae bar!

This month’s FILM & SOUP is Tuesday, February 25 @ 6:00 PM.  We will be showing The Biggest little Farm (2018), a documentary following a couples’ work to develop a sustainable farm.  ALL are welcome! Bring your spoon & a cup/bowl for soup!

Join the fun at Senior Social, on Thursday, February 27 @ 11:00 AM.  Seniors, friends, & caregivers…come for a time of community, an activity (exercise, games, etc.) & share a light lunch.  ALL are welcome!

And as always, please join the Library Walkers for the raved indoor walking workout, Walk for Your Health, offered twice a day in the downstairs meeting rooms:  Tuesday – Friday @ 8:30 AM & 4:30 PM, Saturday @ 8:30 AM, & Sunday @ 11:30 AM.


So many chances to get out & enjoy yourselves this month at Island Free Library!  We hope to see your face!


For a full list of our daily, weekly, & monthly events (YES, there IS more!), visit our EVENTS page.

REMINDER: Island Free Library is open SUNDAYS from 11:00 AM – 2:00 PM through March!