Monday, April 8th @ 2:15pm:  The Great North American Eclipse will not be seen in its totality from Ridgefield, but between 3:20 and 3:30 pm, we will experience a 90% partial eclipse!  The Ridgefield Library no longer has “Pre-Eclipse Distribution” of eclipse glasses available. The Library will not distribute any more eclipse glasses until Monday, April 8th at 2:15pm at our Eclipse Viewing Party on the Front Lawn of the Library. We hope to see you then!  Learn more here.

To view a simulation of the April 8th Eclipse, visit

March 19th  @ 7:00pm:  Join us this week for a very special Author Talk!  On Tuesday, March 19th Gerri Lewis will discuss her latest book, The Last Word (a mystery set in Ridgefield) in conversation with Ridgefield Poet Laureate Ira Joe Fisher.

Our partner, Books on the Common will be here with books for sale and signing.

Learn more and register here.

Sunday, March 17th @ 2:00pm:  The music of The Twangtown Paramours has been called “Sophisticated Americana”, and is a hybrid of the Nashville and Austin music scenes. This Nashiville-based  husband and wife acoustic duo is known for their well-crafted and award-winning songs, top-notch lead singing and fine harmonies.

The Ridgefield Folk Concert Series is made possible by the generous support of the Friends of the Ridgefield Library.

Learn more and register here.

Tuesday, March 12th @ 1:00pm:  First Selectperson Rudy Marconi and Kenn Devane, President of Mine Tech, will present findings from our 2023 Senior Needs Assessment Survey.

Senior Voices is a free event and a hybrid program.  Individuals may attend in person and online. Light refreshments will be served. If you have any questions, please contact the Commission on Aging at [email protected].

Learn more & register here.