Upcoming Events

Contact: Laureen Bubniak, Director of Development, 203-438-2282 x11029.

The Ridgefield Library has some very exciting Special Events planned for the future to help us reach our fundraising goals. Click below to see our upcoming events.


Great Expectations is the Ridgefield Library’s annual signature benefit. On this occasion, the Library honors an individual, couple or family whose work reflects the vision and mission of the Library. We are delighted to have Eileen and Jay Walker as the honorees for 2020.


An evening affair to benefit the Ridgefield Library

This year’s gala will have a Roaring Twenties theme.

Honoring Eileen & Jay Walker with the
2020 Hope H. Swenson Visionary Award

Saturday, May 30, 2020
6:00 to 11:00 PM
The Ridgefield Library
472 Main Street

Ridgefield is fortunate to be home to countless leaders and visionaries who give tirelessly to make our community a better place to live.  Each year, the Ridgefield Library honors such individuals with The Hope H. Swenson Visionary Award.

We are pleased to announce that the 2020 recipients of the 7th Annual Swenson Visionary Award are Eileen and Jay Walker for their embodiment of the Library’s vision and mission in their lives as well as their work and philanthropy benefiting Ridgefield and the larger national and global communities.

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or contact Laureen Bubniak, Director of Development, at [email protected] or  203.438.2282 ext. 11029