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This event is in the "All Ages/Families" group.
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Library Branch: Ridgefield Library
Room: Online
Age Group: All Ages/Families
Program Type: Notices
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 29
Description:
Only sign up for Lobby Pickup if you have been notified by the Library that your hold(s) are ready for you! If you receive multiple hold notifications within a short time period, please only set one appointment. Circulation staff ...

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Accessibility

The library makes every effort to ensure our programs can be enjoyed by all. If you have any concerns about accessibility or need to request specific accommodations, please contact the library.

This event is in the "Adults" group.
This event is in the "Teens" group.

Consult-a-Librarian

10:00am - 5:00pm
Library Branch: Ridgefield Library
Room: Online
Age Group: Adults, Teens
Program Type: Featured, Special Programs
Description:
Have a question about library resources?  Need assistance using online databases, digital services or need help downloading the Library's eBooks or eAudiobooks? Have a research question?  One of our Adult Services librarians is re...
This event is in the "All Ages/Families" group.

Lobby Pick-Up (10-1; 2-5)

10:00am - 5:00pm
Registration
Library Branch: Ridgefield Library
Room: Online
Age Group: All Ages/Families
Program Type: Notices
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 34
Description:
Only sign up for Lobby Pickup if you have been notified by the Library that your hold(s) are ready for you! If you receive multiple hold notifications within a short time period, please only set one appointment. Circulation staff ...

Disclaimer(s)

Accessibility

The library makes every effort to ensure our programs can be enjoyed by all. If you have any concerns about accessibility or need to request specific accommodations, please contact the library.

This event is in the "All Ages/Families" group.

Storytime-ONLINE

10:30am - 11:00am
Registration
Library Branch: Ridgefield Library
Room: Online
Age Group: All Ages/Families
Program Type: Featured, Storytimes & Early Literacy
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: Unlimited
Description:
Join the children's librarians for books, songs, and fun in our special online storytime! New storytimes released every Monday. Watch storytime here on Youtube or register to receive an email reminder with the link. Registration is not requir...

Disclaimer(s)

Accessibility

The library makes every effort to ensure our programs can be enjoyed by all. If you have any concerns about accessibility or need to request specific accommodations, please contact the library.

Accompanying Adults

This program is designed for children and accompanying adults. Please plan to attend and be engaged with your child for this program. Drop offs will not be permitted.

Online Programs

The Ridgefield Library cannot guarantee your security or privacy on third party websites or applications.

This event is in the "Adults" group.
This event is in the "Teens" group.
Registration
Library Branch: Ridgefield Library
Room: Online
Age Group: Adults, Teens
Program Type: Book Discussions, Featured, Special Programs
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 39
Description:
Join us for the final discussion of The Woman's Hour: The Great Fight to Win the Vote by Elaine Weiss as part of the community-wide Votes For Women: Ridgefield Celebrates the 19th Amendment series. Copies of the book are available at t...
This event is in the "Adults" group.
This event is in the "Teens" group.

Consult-a-Librarian

10:00am - 5:00pm
Library Branch: Ridgefield Library
Room: Online
Age Group: Adults, Teens
Program Type: Featured, Special Programs
Description:
Have a question about library resources?  Need assistance using online databases, digital services or need help downloading the Library's eBooks or eAudiobooks? Have a research question?  One of our Adult Services librarians is re...
This event is in the "All Ages/Families" group.

Lobby Pick-Up (10-1; 2-5)

10:00am - 5:00pm
Registration
Library Branch: Ridgefield Library
Room: Online
Age Group: All Ages/Families
Program Type: Notices
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 44
Description:
Only sign up for Lobby Pickup if you have been notified by the Library that your hold(s) are ready for you! If you receive multiple hold notifications within a short time period, please only set one appointment. Circulation staff ...

Disclaimer(s)

Accessibility

The library makes every effort to ensure our programs can be enjoyed by all. If you have any concerns about accessibility or need to request specific accommodations, please contact the library.

This event is in the "Ages 0-2" group.

Mother Goose

10:30am - 11:00am
Registration
Library Branch: Ridgefield Library
Room: Online
Age Group: Ages 0-2
Program Type: Storytimes & Early Literacy
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 10
Description:
Join Ms. Diane in finger plays, songs, stories and movement to encourage early literacy in the young child. Children need to sit with a caregiver during this interactive Zoom program. After you register, starting on Wednesday December&nb...

Disclaimer(s)

Accessibility

The library makes every effort to ensure our programs can be enjoyed by all. If you have any concerns about accessibility or need to request specific accommodations, please contact the library.

Accompanying Adults

This program is designed for children and accompanying adults. Please plan to attend and be engaged with your child for this program. Drop offs will not be permitted.

Online Programs

The Ridgefield Library cannot guarantee your security or privacy on third party websites or applications.

This event is in the "Grades 3–5" group.
This event is in the "Grades 6–8" group.
This event is in the "Teens" group.

Virtual Scrabble Club

6:00pm - 7:00pm
Registration
Library Branch: Ridgefield Library
Room: Online
Age Group: Grades 3–5, Grades 6–8, Teens
Program Type: Featured, Games & Activities
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: Unlimited
Description:
For students in grades 3-12. Learn strategies and techniques online with Scrabble Master Cornelia Guest. Please create an account for Internet Scrabble Club before the first session and remember your screen name. You will receive the Zoom informa...

Disclaimer(s)

Accessibility

The library makes every effort to ensure our programs can be enjoyed by all. If you have any concerns about accessibility or need to request specific accommodations, please contact the library.

Online Programs

The Ridgefield Library cannot guarantee your security or privacy on third party websites or applications.

This event is in the "Adults" group.
This event is in the "Teens" group.
Registration
Library Branch: Ridgefield Library
Room: Online
Age Group: Adults, Teens
Program Type: Featured, Health & Wellness, Lectures & Panels
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 121
Description:
As part of the Parenting the Selfie Generation series Registered Dietician and Nutrition Educator Meg Whitbeck will present Managing Stress: The Power of Food via Zoom. During this program she will offer tips on how to fuel a resilient mind and body,...
This event is in the "Adults" group.

Exhibition of Paintings by Kenneth Hunt

All Day 12/2 - 1/3
Cancelled
Library Branch: Ridgefield Library
Room: Other
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Exhibits & Art Talks, Featured
Description:
Kenneth Hunt is a self-taught artist who lives in Connecticut and focuses mainly on figurative and landscape images. Painting in oil on canvas, his use of bold color is primary to his composition. He began painting in 2016 and is now a full-time arti...
This event is in the "Adults" group.
This event is in the "Teens" group.

Consult-a-Librarian

10:00am - 5:00pm
Library Branch: Ridgefield Library
Room: Online
Age Group: Adults, Teens
Program Type: Featured, Special Programs
Description:
Have a question about library resources?  Need assistance using online databases, digital services or need help downloading the Library's eBooks or eAudiobooks? Have a research question?  One of our Adult Services librarians is re...
This event is in the "Grades K–2" group.
This event is in the "Grades 3–5" group.
This event is in the "Grades 6–8" group.
This event is in the "Teens" group.

Virtual Chess Club

4:30pm - 5:30pm
Registration
Library Branch: Ridgefield Library
Room: Online
Age Group: Grades K–2, Grades 3–5, Grades 6–8, Teens
Program Type: Games & Activities
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 44
Description:
Join Coach Matthew Shirvell in honing your chess skills and playing with other local Connecticut students! Please register for a free account at chess.com and email your name and username to mshirvell@gmail.com before the class starts. You...

Disclaimer(s)

Accessibility

The library makes every effort to ensure our programs can be enjoyed by all. If you have any concerns about accessibility or need to request specific accommodations, please contact the library.

Online Programs

The Ridgefield Library cannot guarantee your security or privacy on third party websites or applications.

This event is in the "Adults" group.
This event is in the "Teens" group.

Consult-a-Librarian

10:00am - 5:00pm
Library Branch: Ridgefield Library
Room: Online
Age Group: Adults, Teens
Program Type: Featured, Special Programs
Description:
Have a question about library resources?  Need assistance using online databases, digital services or need help downloading the Library's eBooks or eAudiobooks? Have a research question?  One of our Adult Services librarians is re...
This event is in the "All Ages/Families" group.

Lobby Pick-Up (10-1; 2-5)

10:00am - 5:00pm
Registration
Library Branch: Ridgefield Library
Room: Online
Age Group: All Ages/Families
Program Type: Notices
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 50
Description:
Only sign up for Lobby Pickup if you have been notified by the Library that your hold(s) are ready for you! If you receive multiple hold notifications within a short time period, please only set one appointment. Circulation staff ...

Disclaimer(s)

Accessibility

The library makes every effort to ensure our programs can be enjoyed by all. If you have any concerns about accessibility or need to request specific accommodations, please contact the library.

This event is in the "Adults" group.

ONLINE - Murder by the Book

10:30am - 12:30pm
Registration
Library Branch: Ridgefield Library
Room: Online
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Book Discussions, Featured
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 31
Description:
Join us for Murder by the Book, the Library's mystery book discussion group, which meets monthly January through November via Zoom until we are able to meet in person again! Check here for upcoming titles.  New readers are alwa...

The Library’s mystery discussion group meets on the first Thursday of every month (except December) at 10:30 AM. New readers are always welcome. 

This event is in the "Adults" group.
Registration
Library Branch: Ridgefield Library
Room: Online
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Classes & Workshops
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 90
Description:
Poems take on a whole new life when they are read aloud--especially when read by the poet who wrote them. In this 90-minute program, we'll listen to a selection of pivotal poems about Black lives, read in the poets' own voices, ad...

Disclaimer(s)

Online Programs

The Ridgefield Library cannot guarantee your security or privacy on third party websites or applications.

This event is in the "Adults" group.
This event is in the "Teens" group.

Consult-a-Librarian

10:00am - 5:00pm
Library Branch: Ridgefield Library
Room: Online
Age Group: Adults, Teens
Program Type: Featured, Special Programs
Description:
Have a question about library resources?  Need assistance using online databases, digital services or need help downloading the Library's eBooks or eAudiobooks? Have a research question?  One of our Adult Services librarians is re...
This event is in the "All Ages/Families" group.

Lobby Pick-Up (10-1; 2-5)

10:00am - 5:00pm
Registration
Library Branch: Ridgefield Library
Room: Online
Age Group: All Ages/Families
Program Type: Notices
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 50
Description:
Only sign up for Lobby Pickup if you have been notified by the Library that your hold(s) are ready for you! If you receive multiple hold notifications within a short time period, please only set one appointment. Circulation staff ...

Disclaimer(s)

Accessibility

The library makes every effort to ensure our programs can be enjoyed by all. If you have any concerns about accessibility or need to request specific accommodations, please contact the library.

This event is in the "Adults" group.
This event is in the "Teens" group.
Library Branch: Ridgefield Library
Room: Online
Age Group: Adults, Teens
Program Type: Classes & Workshops, Featured, Health & Wellness
Description:
Meditation offers countless benefits, including improved emotional regulation, focus, resilience, compassion, and mental and physical health. We are pleased to partner with the Community Mindfulness Project: a local, secular meditation group ded...
This event is in the "Adults" group.
This event is in the "All Ages/Families" group.
This event is in the "Grades 6–8" group.
This event is in the "Teens" group.
Registration
Library Branch: Ridgefield Library
Room: Online
Age Group: Adults, All Ages/Families, Grades 6–8, Teens
Program Type: Featured, Games & Activities
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 79
Description:
Adults, teens and families are invited to lounge and laze with the RidgeCon Team as we explore some TV, movies, and snacks trivia-style. Participating on your couch in onesies is encouraged.  Registration will close Friday, December 4 at 7...

Disclaimer(s)

Accessibility

The library makes every effort to ensure our programs can be enjoyed by all. If you have any concerns about accessibility or need to request specific accommodations, please contact the library.

Online Programs

The Ridgefield Library cannot guarantee your security or privacy on third party websites or applications.

This event is in the "All Ages/Families" group.

Lobby Pick-Up (10-1)

10:00am - 1:00pm
Registration
Library Branch: Ridgefield Library
Room: Online
Age Group: All Ages/Families
Program Type: Notices
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 50
Description:
Only sign up for Lobby Pickup if you have been notified by the Library that your hold(s) are ready for you! If you receive multiple hold notifications within a short time period, please only set one appointment. Circulation staff ...

Disclaimer(s)

Accessibility

The library makes every effort to ensure our programs can be enjoyed by all. If you have any concerns about accessibility or need to request specific accommodations, please contact the library.

This event is in the "Adults" group.
Library Branch: Off Site
Room: Other (off site)
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Films, Music & Performances
Description:
THE MAGIC FLUTE (MOZART) MET OPERA ENCORE IN HD SAT. DEC 05, 2020 12:00PM and 4:00PM @ Ridgefield Playhouse Tickets: $25 | Members & Seniors $20 | Students $15 | Under 18 free Ridgefield Library card holders receive member prices for ...
This event is in the "Adults" group.
Library Branch: Ridgefield Library
Room: Gallery
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Exhibits & Art Talks, Featured
Description:
Please join us for an artist's reception featuring the paintings of Kenneth Hunt. Kenneth Hunt is a self-taught artist who lives in Connecticut and focuses mainly on figurative and landscape images. Painting in oil on canvas, his use of bol...
This event is in the "Adults" group.
Library Branch: Off Site
Room: Other (off site)
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Films, Music & Performances
Description:
THE MAGIC FLUTE (MOZART) MET OPERA ENCORE IN HD SAT. DEC 05, 2020 12:00PM and 4:00PM @ Ridgefield Playhouse Tickets: $25 | Members & Seniors $20 | Students $15 | Under 18 free Ridgefield Library card holders receive member prices for ...
This event is in the "Adults" group.
Registration
Library Branch: Ridgefield Library
Room: Online
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Author Talks, Featured, Lectures & Panels
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 164
Description:
Elaine Weiss is a journalist and author whose work has appeared in The Atlantic, Harper’s, The New York Times, and The Christian Science Monitor , as well as in reports and documentaries for National Public Radio and Voice of Amer...

The Votes for Women: Ridgefield Celebrates the 19th Amendment series is co-sponsored by Ridgefield Library, Ridgefield Historical Society, the League of Women Voters of Ridgefield, Keeler Tavern Museum & History Center, and the Drum Hill Chapter of the DAR.

Disclaimer(s)

Online Programs

The Ridgefield Library cannot guarantee your security or privacy on third party websites or applications.

This event is in the "Adults" group.
Library Branch: Off Site
Room: Other (off site)
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Films, Music & Performances
Description:
TURANDOT (PUCCINI) - THE MET OPERA ENCORE IN HD SUN. DEC 06, 2020 2:00PM @ Ridgefield Playhouse Tickets: $25 | Members & Seniors $20 | Students $15 | Under 18 free Ridgefield Library card holders receive member prices for this show.&n...