Summer Reading starts June 13th for children, preschoolers, teens and adults. Get all the details here.

Summer Hours Are Now in Effect
The Library will be closed on Sundays through Labor Day. Happy summer!

The Story Pirates Are Coming!
The Ridgefield Library and Story Pirates invite short story submissions from young writers going into Grades K-8.   Submission deadline is August 15th; Story Pirates performance at the Ridgefield Playhouse on October 1st. $5 submission fee.
* Print out a submission form with entry details.
* Submit your story via email to and charge your submission fee online.
* See the Story Pirates Story Guide for writing tips.
* Learn more about Story Pirates.

Save the Date! Coming August 12th and 13th - our 2nd annual celebration of popular culture fandom, from Captain America to Downton Abbey! Find out more.

Blood Pressure Screening Now Available
Free monthly screenings at the Library, courtesy of the RVNA. Learn more here.

Important Service Notification for Ridgefield Library Borrowers
We are experiencing a significant delay in the delivery system that supports resource-sharing among libraries in the state. This has forced us to stop accepting requests for items we do not own and to alter the procedures for placing a request for our own materials. Please click here to read more about this situation and other alternatives we can offer to assist you.


Library Director Search
Click here for the latest information on the process of hiring a replacement for retiring Library Director Chris Nolan.

This Month's Featured Resource

Perfect for graduation and teacher gifts! See our catalog
of library-themed items for readers, writers and computer users, now on sale at the Circulation Desk in the Bossidy Commons. NEW ITEM! Mugs featuring Etch-a-Sketch drawing of the Library by Bryan Madden.

Passport Service Now Available
The Ridgefield Library is now accepting passport applications for processing by appointment only. To schedule an appointment call 203-438-2282 x11022.

You can help with our Lyme Disease awareness and education initiative with Lyme Connection and Smart Revenue by taking a brief survey.

Learn more about this initiative by clicking here.

It's Your "Library on the Go"
One-stop shopping! Click here for all the information and links you need to access our growing collection of downloadable and streaming books, magazines, audiobooks, music and video.

Featured Events

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

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