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.  Our friendly, knowledgeable staff, strong collections, diverse programming, and welcoming space are the result of commitment to our Vision...

Learn About Our 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...

Noteworthy

The Energy of Falling Water: Connecticut’s Early Mills

The Energy of Falling Water: Connecticut’s Early Mills

August 5th @ 7:00PM:  Did you ever wonder why so many roads are called Sawmill or Millpond in Connecticut?  Join us for this fascinating online lecture by historian John Cilio and learn about interesting Connecticut and Ridgefield history.  The presentation will...

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May 28th Message from Library Director Brenda McKinley

May 28th Message from Library Director Brenda McKinley

In accordance with the guidance from the Town of Ridgefield, the State of CT and the CDC, beginning on Tuesday, June 1st, masks will continue to be required of any person entering the Library who is not fully vaccinated against COVID-19. Masks will be required of...

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RidgeCon 2021

RidgeCon 2021

August 16th-21st:  RidgeCon, our annual all-ages celebration of pop culture returns for a seventh year with Graham Clarke in concert, costume contests, a Paw Patrol Police Car Petting Zoo, Library scavenger hunts, crafts, online fun and more.  Enjoy a variety of...

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Author Talk with Melissa Shapiro, DVM:   Piglet

Author Talk with Melissa Shapiro, DVM: Piglet

August 11th @ 7:00PM:   Please join us for this very special Zoom author talk with veterinarian Melissa Shapiro in conversation with Dan Schachner, Animal Planet’s Puppy Bowl Referee, in a program co-sponsored by the Ridgefield Library, Books On the Common and ROAR...

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Streaming and Downloads

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LiveChat is Here!

LiveChat for Nonprofits is a new service for our patrons, allowing us to communicate with you quickly and easily through LiveChat on our website.  Chat with a Librarian in real time and get immediate support or information, via a handy pop-up chat window.  Look for it now!

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Personal Book Bundles

Help us help you! Fill in our Personal Book Bundles form with the types of materials you are looking for and we can curate a selection just for you. Provide your Library card number and we will check the materials out for you to pick up in the Main Level Lobby. We will contact you once your order is ready.

Personal Book Bundles