Thanks and best wishes to Rudy and Sally Ruggles, recipients of the 2017 Hope H. Swenson Visionary Award, given out at our Great Expectations gala on April 22nd. You can see some of the fun in these photos by J.C. Martin of the Danbury News-Times.

Thanks also
to all the sponsors of this festive annual event. Learn more here.

Financial literacy workshops on successful retirement, saving on electricity costs, first-time homebuyers and more.

Good News for Genealogists and Historians!
The Ridgefield Library has acquired a new ST ViewScan III microfilm scanner to provide improved access to the Ridgefield Press from 1875 to 2003 as well as other microform content. To learn more about this wonderful new resource, contact the Adult Services Desk for an appointment. for a training session.

Thanks to the Rotary Club of Ridgefield for a challenge grant to launch the fundraising effort to pay for this valuable new resource. Click here to make a donation of any size towards our goal.

Sunday, May 14 Mother's Day 5K Race
Sponsorship proceeds benefit the Library's Noreen L. Papa Mothers: Live your Life Fund providing programs and resources to promote health and wellness for women and others.
More about the fund and the race here.


Coming Attractions!

The British Are Coming!
Join us on Saturday, April 29th up and down Main Street for the 240th anniversary re-enactment of the Revolutionary War Battle of Ridgefield. Find out more.

Summer Reading Volunteer Opportunities
Application forms for middle and high school volunteers for the 2017 Summer Reading Program are now available.  Pick up a form at the Library or print one out here.  Please contact Erica at 203-438-2282 x11004 or for more information.

Passport Service Now Available
The Ridgefield Library is now accepting passport applications for processing by appointment only. To schedule an appointment call 203-438-2282 x11022.

It's Your "Library on the Go"
One-stop shopping! Click here for all the information and links you need to access our growing collection of downloadable and streaming books, magazines, audiobooks, music and video.

Featured Events

Click here for a full listing of events and for program registration information.

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