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...
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...
The Forbidden City & the Great Wall of China

The Forbidden City & the Great Wall of China

July 29th @ 4PM:  It’s summertime, so dust off your passports, we’re heading to China with Toni McKeen. On our itinerary is the Forbidden City, long closed off to visitors. Next stop is the Great Wall. The Forbidden City is a palace complex at the center...
Siena & the Historic Palio

Siena & the Historic Palio

July 22nd @ 4PM:  Siena is a beautiful city in Tuscany, Italy, with a long history and a famous shell-shaped piazza. It is home to the famous Palio, a wild horse race with practically no rules.  This online presentation will include a tour of the city and participants...