Ridgefield Library Staff

Ridgefield Library Association

472 Main Street, Ridgefield, CT  06877
203-438-4558 (fax)

Monday, Wednesday, Friday 10-6
Tuesday, Thursday 10-9
Saturday 9-5
Sunday 1-5
(closed summer Sundays)

The Library is located at the corner of Main Street and Prospect Street in downtown Ridgefield, CT. The parking lot may be accessed from either Main or Prospect. The Library is approximately 8 miles south of Danbury, CT; 13 miles east of Katonah, NY; and 8 miles north of Wilton, CT.

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From the North:

  • Take I-84 West to Exit 3. Go South on Route 7 to Route 35 and continue for 4.5 miles.
  • Route 35 becomes Main Street.
  • As you enter the historic center of Ridgefield, The Library's parking will be the last left before the stoplight at Prospect Street and is across from Ballard Park.

From Fairfield County and Points South:

  • Take Route 7 North in Wilton.
  • Take a left on Route 102 and at Route 35 (Main Street in Ridgefield) turn right.
  • Go past the third stop light (at Prospect Street) and take your first right off Main Street into the Library’s parking lot.

From Westchester County:

  • Take 684 North to the Katonah/Route 35 exit.
  • Take a right onto Route 35 heading east toward Ridgefield (12 miles).
  • Follow Route 35 until it bends at the fountain in Ridgefield. Take a left at the fountain, continuing on Route 35/Main Street.
  • Continue through the center of town. Go past the third stoplight at Prospect Street and take your first right into the Library parking lot.

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Key Numbers

Main number
call 203-438-2282

To renew an item
call ext. 2003

For reference questions
call ext. 2004

To reserve a meeting room
call ext. 1013

For Children’s Services
call ext. 2002

For Teen Services
call ext. 1004

For Book Club requests
call ext. 1011

For Adult Programs
call ext. 1013

For Homebound Delivery
call ext. 1003

If the Library is closed check out one of our many online resources.

To make a donation to the Library call ext.1009 or
make an Online Appeal Gift