Book Clubs

The Library has seven different book groups that meet monthly to discuss books in a variety of genres, including mystery, food writing, poetry, history, and more. Check our Programs for Booklovers page for more information. New members are always welcome!

We can also help you with your own book club. Whether you need advice about finding a suitable title for your next meeting, you’re wondering how to get multiple copies, or you’re simply looking for resources and suggestions on how to prepare and run a successful discussion, we are here to help.

Check below to find answers to all your book club questions.

Selecting Your Book

Our staff is always happy to help you choose the perfect title for your book discussion.

Drop by, call, or e-mail Dorothy Pawlowski, Head of Adult Services, at 203-438-2282 x11003

Getting Multiple Copies

Book Club Corner Titles

The Ridgefield Library offers sets of 10 copies of popular titles that can be reserved by local book groups. Your group can also sponsor a title by purchasing multiple copies of the book at a discount and then being first on the list to borrow them.

Interlibrary Loan

For information about reserving Book Club Corner titles or requesting multiple copies of other books via interlibrary loan, contact Karen Kazzi at 203-438-2282 x11011.

Books on the Common

Books on the Common

If you prefer to purchase your own copies, to register your book club Click Here and each member will receive a 15% discount on purchase of upcoming book selections.

Book Club Resources

Novelist Plus Author biographies, criticism, and more.

Contains over 1,200 pre-constructed booklists, book discussion guides, and provides the order of books in series. Suggests “Read-alikes” for fiction and non-fiction titles.

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Reading Group Guides

Our Mission

The Ridgefield Library anticipates and meets the evolving needs of our community. We are an essential partner and the place where people go to discover, question, learn and connect.

Hours

Monday–Thursday: 10 a.m. – 8 p.m.
Friday: 10 a.m. – 6 p.m.
Saturday: 9 a.m. – 5 p.m.
Sunday: 1 p.m. – 5 p.m.
(closed summer Sundays)

Location

472 Main Street
Ridgefield, CT 06877

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Call: 203 438-2282
Fax: 203 438-4558