Ridgefield Library Staff

Ridgefield Library Association

Starting September 4, 2012 our temporary location during the construction of the New Ridgefield Library is:

21 Governor Street, Ridgefield, CT 06877
203-438-4558 (fax)

Our mailing address remains:
472 Main Street, Ridgefield, CT  06877


Please be aware that parking restrictions apply at Governor Street and other area parking lots.  Be sure to take note of the time limits to avoid getting a parking ticket.

New Library Hours
Monday through Thursday, 9 AM to 7 PM
Friday and Saturday, 9 AM to 5 PM
Sunday 1-5
(closed summer Sundays)

The Library is approximately 8 miles south of Danbury, CT; 13 miles east of Katonah, NY; and 8 miles north of Wilton, CT.

Google Interactive Map


From the North:

  • Take I-84 to Exit 3.
  • Head South on Route 7
  • Go right onto Route 35 and continue for approximately 4 miles.
  • Turn left on Route 35, which becomes Main Street
  • As you enter the historic center of Ridgefield, turn left at the 4th traffic light opposite St. Stephen’s Church.
  • 21 Governor Street is the large yellow building on the left. 

From Fairfield County and Points South:

  • Take Route 7 North in Wilton.
  • Take a left on Route 102
  • Turn right onto Route 35 (Main Street)..
  • Turn right at the first light
  • 21 Governor Street is the large yellow building on the left.

From Westchester County:

  • Take 684 to the Katonah/Route 35 exit.
  • Take Route 35 heading east toward Ridgefield (12 miles).
  • Turn left at the fountain onto Route 35/ Main Street.
  • Turn right at the first traffic lights.
  • 21 Governor Street is the large yellow building on the left. 


Key Numbers

Main number
call 203-438-2282

To renew an item
call ext. 1007

For reference questions
call ext. 1003

For Children’s Services
call ext. 1015

For Teen Services
call ext. 1005

For Book Club requests
call ext. 1011

For Adult Programs
call ext. 1013

For Homebound Delivery
call ext. 1003

If the Library is closed check out one of our many online resources.

To make a donation to the Library call ext.1009 or
make an Online Appeal Gift