Introducing the New Website

Welcome to the new website of the Ridgefield Library! Five years ago, the Library moved into our new physical space. Now, thanks to the generous support of the Friends of the Ridgefield Library we present our updated "online space". A true virtual library branch where...

Strategic Plan

The Ridgefield Library recently updated our Strategic Plan. Working with the Library's Board of Directors and the counsel of more than three dozen community leaders from all corners of town, we updated the Library's Vision, Mission, Values and Objectives. You will see...

Welcome to the Ridgefield Library!

Welcome to the Ridgefield Library! For well over 100 years the Library has served as a community destination and vital resource.

Noteworthy

New Play Reading: Willing

New Play Reading: Willing

November 21 @ 7 PM:  Join us for a dramatic reading of a new play by Ridgefield native Claire Glubiak.  In Willing, three women are brought together by a shared crisis — each of their sons has been accused of sexual assault. Facing dire consequences, they must choose...

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Holiday Closings

Holiday Closings

November 28 & 29:  The Library is closed on Thanksgiving Day and the day after Thanksgiving.  Complete list of Holiday Closings -- New Year's Day / Good Friday / Memorial Day / Independence Day / Labor Day / Thanksgiving Day / Friday after Thanksgiving / Christmas...

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Games on Tap November

Games on Tap November

November 22 @ 6:30 PM: Join us for our adults-only, beer-wine-and-snacks included, tabletop gaming experience offered by the Ridgefield Library. Tabletop games are anything from card games to dice games, board games to strategy games. You are welcome to bring a game...

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Save the Date: Great Expectations Gala

Save the Date: Great Expectations Gala

May 30, 2020:  Save the date for a very special evening affair to benefit the Ridgefield Library honoring Jay and Eileen Walker with the 2020 Hope H. Swenson Visionary Award.  Great Expectations is the Ridgefield Library's annual signature benefit. On this occasion,...

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Quote – Rita Mae Brown

“When I got my library card, that’s when my life began”

Rita Mae Brown

Quote – R. David Lankes

“Bad libraries build collections, good libraries build services, great libraries build communities.”

R. David Lankes

Quote – Maurice Sendak

“There should be a place where only the things you want to happen, happen”

Maurice Sendak