Friends of the Library

Who are the Friends of the Library?

The Friends sponsor the  Museum Passes, special library programs and other projects through book sales and membership dues. Recently, they purchased a display case for Riverside Library. The Friends are an invaluable support to your community library. Annual dues are just $10 per person. Please consider joining to support your library.
Never ending book sale shelves
Never Ending Book Sale




Please mail your check made out to “Friends of the Library”

East Providence Public Library
Attn: Friends of EPPL
41 Grove Avenue
East Providence, RI 02914

Thank You!



Collectors’ Corner

Looking for that rare book?  Take a look at the items available for sale from our Friend’s Collectors Corner.   To make arrangements to see or purchase a book or to request photos, send an email to

We have the following list of items for sale:


The Never-Ending Book Sale at Weaver and Riverside Libraries is open whenever the libraries are open. The Friends of the East Providence Public Library stock the ongoing book sales at the libraries with gently used selections weekly, so there is always something different on the shelves.


Come see what’s new at Weaver Library, 41 Grove Avenue, East Providence and at the Riverside branch at 475 Bullocks Point Avenue. You will find a wide range of hard and soft cover fiction and non-fiction titles for $1. Pocket-size paperbacks are 50¢. Children’s and young adult books are also 50¢. Selections can be brought to the Welcome Desk for purchase. All proceeds benefit library programs and activities.