All Around Town on October 1st!
Scavenger hunt, Maurice Sendak's Wild Thing, Story Pirates performance, children's and adult author showcases," touch a truck" at the firehouse and much more! Click here for details.

Welcome to our New Teen Services Librarian
We are pleased to announce the arrival of our new Teen Services Librarian, Erica Gauquier. Stop by the Ellis Family Teen Center to introduce yourselves and make her welcome!

New Guidelines for Inter-Library Loan Service and Placing Hold Requests
New protocols have been put in place that restore limited access to inter-library loan service and simplify placing holds.  Please click here to see full details, or ask any staff member for information.

Job Opening: Children's Services Department Head
Experienced manager and leader, with strong customer service orientation and high level of professional skill Full job description and application information.

Library Director Search
Click here for the latest information on the process of hiring a replacement for retiring Library Director Chris Nolan.

PS Save the Date of October 5th for a Roast celebrating Chris's 16 years of service to the Library and the community.

Click here to purchase tickets for this special event at the Ridgefield Playhouse at 6:30 PM on the 5th. Tickets are only $10 a person, so we hope many of Chris's friends in the community can attend.

Click here to learn how you can contribute to a Tribute Fund in her honor with a donation to the Library.


The Story Pirates Are Coming!
Selected submissions from our children's story contest will be performed by this professional group, along with some of their audience favorites, in a great show for the whole family. Purchase your tickets here for the October 1st Story Pirates performance at the Ridgefield Playhouse.

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.

Ridgefield Library Odyssey of the Mind Teams
New elementary, middle and high school teams forming now.  Coaches also being sought for all levels.  Contact to learn more.

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.

Stock up on useful supplies for back-to-school! See our catalog
of library-themed items for readers, writers and computer users, now on sale at the Circulation Desk in the Bossidy Commons. NEW ITEM! Mugs featuring Etch-a-Sketch drawing of the Library by Bryan Madden.

Blood Pressure Screening
Free monthly screenings at the Library, courtesy of the RVNA. Learn more here.

Featured Events

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

Enter your email address to receive e-news:

Library Lines BlogSubscribe to the Library Lines BlogLibrary Lines Blog