South Kingstown Public Library

South Kingston/Peacedale Public Library

1057 Kingstown Road
Peace Dale, RI 02883
(401)789-1555 or 783-4085

Take 95 South to Route 4. Take Route 4 South to Route 1. Take Route 1 South to first Wakefield exit. You will see Wakefield Mall, McDonald’s, Burger King, all on your right. At first traffic light turn right. Go approximately 1 mile, in which time you will pass Benny’s on your left, and Old Mountain Field, Scallop Shell Nursing Home, and “The Oaks” on your right. Turn right into library parking lot just after “The Oaks”. Library is a big stone building set back from the road.

Take Route 1 – North. A mile or so past the Jerry Brown Farm exit, take Wakefield exit from the left lane. You will now be on Route 1 – South for a short distance, then take first exit. Follow this road a mile or so onto Main Street, Wakefield. You will go by the Larc hwood Inn on the left. On Main Street, pass Damon’s Hardware, Kenyon’s Department Store, Northup’s Garage, and Wakefield Baptist Church, all on your right. At first traffic light, turn left. Pass Campus Cinema, Munroe Architects, and follow curve of road to left. Pass South Kingstown High School on your right. At the second stop sign after the high school, turn right. You will see the library on your left , set back upon a hill. Less than 500 feet after you turn right, turn left into library parking lot.

FROM AQUIDNECK ISLAND: Take Newport and Jamestown bridges. Do not take Route 1A. When you get off Jamestown Bridge, take Route 138 connector straight across to Route 1 (a few miles). Take Westerly exit off connector, which puts you on Route 1 South. Follow Route 1 – South to the first Wakefield exit and follow directions 4 through 7 under “FROM POINTS NORTH”.

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