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Hours & Locations

600 Sandy Lane

Warwick, RI 02889

401 739-5440


Mon. – Thurs. 9 AM – 9 PM

Fri. and Sat. 9 AM – 5 PM

Sunday 1 PM – 5 PM



From Route 95 North, take exit 12 (exit 12A from Route 95 South) to Route 113 East. This is Main Avenue. Continue East past the airport until 113 ends at West Shore Road (Route 117), about 3 miles. Turn left onto 117. Go about 1/4 mile to the first traffic light and turn left onto Sandy Lane. The library will be on the right, about one mile.


Mapquest directions to Central Branch


Mission Statement

Warwick Public Library is the hub of community learning where every child can be a reader; every resident can connect to the digital world; and every life is enriched by lifelong learning.

3267 Post Road

Warwick, RI 02886



Monday 1-5
Tuesday 1-5
Wednesday 9-5, close 1-2 for lunch
Thursday Closed
Friday 9-1
Saturday 9-1
Sunday Closed


55 Beach Avenue

Warwick, RI 02889




Monday 1-5
Tuesday 1-5
Wednesday 9-5, closed 1-2 for lunch
Thursday 1-5
Friday 1-5
Saturday Closed
Sunday Closed


Special Event!
Read With Maggie the Beagle!
Monday February 3rd 3:30pm - 4:30pm
Maggie is a certified therapy dog who will be coming with her owner, Rennie to listen to YOU read. New readers need a lot of practice to become proficient, Maggie is a patient, non-judgmental listener.

Tuesday - Drop-In Crafts
3pm - 4:30pm

Wednesday - Storytime for ages 3-5

Thursday - Drop-In Craft
3pm - 4:30pm

Thursday - Book Club (monthly on third Thursday)

Friday - Knitting Club
1pm - 3pm

328 Pawtuxet Ave.

Warwick, RI 02888

401 941-7545


Monday 1-5
Tuesday 9-1
Wednesday 1-5
Thursday 1-5
Friday 1-5
Saturday 9-1
Sunday Closed
Jan 1 Wednesday New Year's Day CLOSED CLOSED
Jan 20 Monday Martin Luther King, Jr. CLOSED CLOSED
Feb 17 Monday President’s Day CLOSED CLOSED
Apr 10 Friday Good Friday Open 9-1 CLOSED
Apr 12 Sunday Easter CLOSED ---------
May 25 Monday Memorial Day CLOSED CLOSED
July 4 Saturday Independence Day CLOSED CLOSED
August 10 Monday Victory Day CLOSED CLOSED
Sep 7 Monday Labor Day CLOSED CLOSED
Oct 12 Monday Columbus Day CLOSED CLOSED
Nov 3 Tuesday Election Day CLOSED CLOSED
Nov 11 Wednesday Veterans Day CLOSED CLOSED
Nov 25 Wednesday Thanksgiving Eve Open 9-1 Open 9-1
Nov 26 Thursday Thanksgiving CLOSED CLOSED
Nov 27 Friday Day after Thankgving Open 9-5 CLOSED
Dec 24 Thursday Christmas Eve Open 9-1 CLOSED
Dec 25 Friday Christmas CLOSED CLOSED
Dec 31 Thursday New Year's Eve Open 9-5 OPEN