The Ridgefield Library Association is seeking applications from local residents for membership on its Board of Directors. Self-nominations are encouraged. Three-year terms begin on July 1, 2019. Please click here for more information.

2017-2018 Annual Report available here.
2018-2021 Strategic Plan available here.

The 2019 Great Expectations Gala honoring Paul and Dewey McNamara with the Hope H. Swenson Visionary Award will be held on Saturday, May 4, with a fun Kentucky Derby theme.   Click here for details about the event, sponsorship information, and how to get tickets.

Beyond the Book
Join Maker-in-Residence, Noah Steinman, as he explores the making and breaking of books.
The Maker-in-Residence initiative is made possible thanks to the Wadsworth Russell Lewis Fund and is part of the Library's ongoing Making STEAM (Science, Technology, Engineering, Art and Math) activities.
Click here to find out about the series and to register.

Next Chapter Book Club -
Wednesdays - 6:30 PM

Join our weekly book club designed especially for adolescents (16 and up) and adults with intellectual and developmental challenges. Non-readers, non-verbal, emerging readers, fluent/avid readers are all welcome and encouraged to participate at their comfort level. For more information and to register, click here.


Applications are now open for Summer Reading Teen Volunteers and will be accepted until May 15, 2019. Qualified applicants will be selected by a random lottery this year.
Fill out your form here.

Hard Drive Smash - Saturday, March 23 - 1:00 PM   Spring cleaning for your old tech!  Click here for details.

Check out this year's ARTalks! This series explores the creative process through lectures, films, and workshops that are focused on art, architectrue, and design. Co-sponsored with the Ridgefield Guild of Artists. See more and register for programs here.

Help with resume writing, interviewing, and job search. Career assessments included. Live online coaching and feedback. Click here to get started.

Browse our online catalog here or stop by the display case in the Bossidy Commons for library-themed gift and convenience items.

Your "Library on the Go"
Click here for downloadable and streaming books, magazines, audiobooks, music and video from OverDrive (Libby), hoopla and more.

Passport Service Available
By appointment only.
Call 203-438-2282 x11022 for information.

Winter weather is here!  For information about closings, please take a look at the Library's Weather Policy.

Your financial contribution helps the Library continue as a community leader providing outstanding opportunities for all.  Donations at all levels are greatly appreciated. 


Featured Events

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