About Us

Hours and Locations

Peace Dale Library, 1057 Kingstown Rd., Peace Dale RI 02879
Phone: 401-789-1555 or 401-783-4085 Fax: 401-782-6370
Winter Hours:
Monday, Tuesday, 9-8; Wednesday, Thursday, 9-6; Friday, Saturday, 9-5
Summer Hours:
Monday, 9-8, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, 9-6; Friday, 9-5; Saturday, 9-1.

Kingston Free Library, 2605 Kingstown Rd., Kingston RI 02881
Phone: 401-783-8254
Winter Hours:
Monday, Tuesday, 10-6; Wednesday, 10-8; Thursday, 12-8; Friday, Saturday, 10-5.
Summer Hours:
Monday, Tuesday, 10-6; Wednesday, 10-8; Thursday, 12-8; Friday 10-5, Saturday, 9-12.

Robert Beverly Hale Library, 2601 Commodore Perry Hwy, Wakefield, RI 02879
Phone: 401-783-5386
Hours (the hours are the same all year):
Monday, 10-5; Tuesday, 1-8; Wednesday, Thursday, and Friday, 1-5.

Each branch of the South Kingstown Public Library  has a Friends of the Library group. Friends support their local branches through volunteering and fundraisers, and through the sale of books and merchandise. Proceeds from Friends' fundraising activities support Library programming for children, teens, and adults, as well as purchases of supplemental materials.

Board of Trustees

In accordance with R.I. Law #29-4:5-8 and the Code of the Town of South Kingstown, Chapter 8, the South Kingstown Public Library is governed by the Library Board of Trustees.

The Board consists of seven members appointed by the Town Council for terms of three years with appointments being staggered. The Trustees serve without remuneration.