Tellabration!

Tellabration!

November 16:  Join our Tellabration celebration!  Tellabration is an international event celebrating the rich tradition of oral storytelling.  Laconia Therrio of the Connecticut Storytelling Center will offer stories for families with children aged 5 and up at 11 AM. ...
Battle of the Books

Battle of the Books

November 14 @ 7:00 PM:  Ridgefield Library and Books on the Common present Battle of the Books on Thursday, Nov. 14 at 7 p.m., at the Library. 5 local heroes; Matt Byrnes, Rich Cohen, Dave Griffith, Amy Macartney Freidenrich, and Suzanne Nelson, will each have 5...
Author Talk: Fiona Davis

Author Talk: Fiona Davis

October 29 @ 7:00 PM:  Ridgefield Library and Books on the Common are pleased to welcome bestselling author Fiona Davis to discuss her latest novel, The Chelsea Girls. Fiona Davis began her career in New York City as an actress, where she worked on Broadway,...
Scary Story Contest

Scary Story Contest

Students in grades 3-5 are invited to compose their scariest short story and enter to win a gift card to Book on the Common! Entries should be about 250 words or 1 page typed. All entries should be turned in at the Children’s Services Desk no later than closing on...
Christopher McDougal

Christopher McDougal

  November 4 @ 7:00 PM:  Ridgefield Library, Books on the Common and Ridgefield Running Store are pleased to welcome back Born to Run author and athlete Christopher McDougall to discuss his latest book Running With Sherman.  When Christopher McDougall agreed to...