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Ridgefield Library on the Move!
Closing operations at 21 Governor Street Thursday, April 17th at 7:00 PM

Tag Sale @ 21 Governor Street
Saturday, April 26th, 9:00 AM - noon

Re-opening with full service at 472 Main Street Saturday, May 10th at 9:00 AM

Find out what this means for you.

The celebration will kick off on Friday with a Book Brigade of volunteers, led by Maurice Sendak's Wild Thing, passing the last few books from our temporary location down the street to their places in the new Library. There will be dedication speeches, a ribbon-cutting, entertainment, refreshments and unveiling of the Wall of Donors and Community Mural.

Festivities will continue throughout Saturday and Sunday, with performances, guided tours, demonstrations and much more. Stay tuned for details.

For more information or to volunteer to be part of the Book Brigade, contact Assistant Director Mary Rindfleisch at 203-438-2282 x1009 or


Assignment Blog What's New with the New Ridgefield Library?

National Library Week Is
April 13-19

Libraries Change Lives: Read and sign the Declaration for the Right to Libraries

Great Expectations
Friday, May 16, 2014
An evening affair to benefit the Ridgefield Library. Honoring Nancy and Larry Bossidy with the inaugural Hope S. Swenson Visionary Award.
Learn more. Purchase tickets online.

Friends of the Library Spring Book Sale
Friday, May 2 - Monday, May 5 @ Yanity Gym
The Friends are happy to accept your donated books for the sale through April 17 at 21 Governor Street.  Donations resume May 12 at 472 Main Street.  Find out more.

Ridgefield Library @ the Ridgefield Playhouse
The Wizard of Oz
Live Show @ the Playhouse, Sat 5/3, 11:00 AM & 2:00 PM

Featured Events

Click here for a full listing of events and for program registration information.

New Contact Information for the Library
As of 4/21/14, mail and deliveries should be addressed to:
472 Main Street, Ridgefield, CT 06877
Phone: 203-438-2282
Regular opening hours at the Main Street location will resume on Saturday, May 10th.

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