Entries by Patrick Elliot

Notice: Library Opens at 1pm, Wednesday, April 5th

The Brownell Library will have a delayed opening on Wednesday, April 5th, due to a scheduled staff meeting. The Wednesday opening time of noon will be pushed back to 1pm to make time for the meeting. Regular hours will resume immediately afterward, with the library closing at 7pm that day.


April Book Club: “Just Mercy” by Bryan Stevenson

The Brownell Library Book Club has selected Just Mercy by Bryan Stevenson as its book in April. The club will meet up at the library on April 12th to discuss the book. Summary: The founder of the Equal Justice Initiative in Montgomery, Alabama recounts his experiences as a lawyer working to assist those desperately in […]

Free Seed “Library” now available

Thinking of Spring? Stop by the library and peruse our selection of free seeds to help bring in the season! Thanks to a generous donation from the URI Master Gardeners, library patrons may now choose from a selection of flower, herb, and vegetable seeds to bring home and plant in their own gardens. The seed […]

March is Amnesty Month!

Wipe out your late fees by donating to the Little Compton Community Food Bank. Just bring in any unopened, non-perishable, non-expired food items and toiletries to the Brownell Library, all month long. Please note: only eligible donations will be accepted. No pet food. Waiver does not include charges incurred due to lost or damaged library […]