Hard Drive Smash and Recycling Event
February 20, 1:00-4:00 PM
Bring us your old hard drives and we will smash them, then securely recycle the remains. $20 per drive - proceeds benefit RidgeCon 2016, coming in August. Learn more.

Library Open on Presidents Day
We will be open on Monday, February 15th. Hope to see you here between 10:00 AM and 8:00 PM.

Weather Closing Policy
Don't get caught out in the cold (and snow). Click here to review our weather closing and cancellation procedures.
If nothing is posted to the contrary on the event listing to the right, the Library is open as scheduled.

Great Expectations logoSave the Date of April 9th
Great Expectations Gala honoring Philip and Christine Lodewick with the 2016 Hope H. Swenson Visionary Award.
Learn more about this very special evening.  Purchase tickets and sponsorships now.

Frank BruniComing March 6th
Where You Go is Not Who You Will Be: How to Become a Successful
Adult, featuring Frank Bruni, best-selling author and columnist for The New York Times.Click here for information and registration for this half day of presentations and workshops.


2015-2016 Annual Appeal
Goal: $319,000
Raised to Date: $203,054
We still need to raise: $115,946
to continue to bring the community exceptional children's, teen and adult programs, state-of-the-art technology, outstanding collections and a stellar staff and to maintain the quality of our beautiful building!
Make your donation today.

Zinio logoLearn more about this month's featured resource. Click here to learn how you can download full magazines to your computer or device.

Introducing our New Digital Library Page
It's one-stop shopping! Click here to check out our "Library on the go" for all the information and links you need to access our growing collection of downloadable and streaming books, magazines, audiobooks, music and video.

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Bookmarks Mark Ridgefield
A community initiative undertaken with The Aldrich Contemporary Art Museum and inspired by Aldrich artist Ruth Root's ongoing project exploring her love of books. You can take part by creating your own one-of-a-kind bookmark and distributing bookmarks throughout the Library's stacks. Program runs through April 3rd.  Learn more here.

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.

See our catalog
of library-themed items for readers, writers and computer users, now on sale at the Circulation Desk in the Bossidy Commons. Great tokens of affection for Valentine's Day!


Featured Events

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