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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: 52
Description:
Join the RidgeCon Team for a Summer-Themed Online Trivia! Some of the rules: Registration will close Friday, July 10th at 6:00 pm. On Friday, July 10th, all registrants will receive a Zoom invitation with instructions on how to play. ...

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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

7/13 @ 9:00am - 7/17 @ 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

10:00am - 11:00am
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: 42
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.

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

Next Chapter Book Club

6:30pm - 7:30pm
Library Branch: Ridgefield Library
Room: Online
Age Group: Adults, Teens
Program Type: Book Discussions, Special Programs
Description:
Join our monthly book club designed especially for adolescents (16 and up) and adults with intellectual and developmental challenges. This inclusive book club is open to anyone who enjoys a good story!  Non-readers, non-verbal, emerging readers,...
This event is in the "Teens" group.
Registration
Library Branch: Ridgefield Library
Room: Online
Age Group: Teens
Program Type: Book Discussions
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 19
Description:
Join us for a virtual book club. We will be discussing The Poet X by Elizabeth Acevedo which is available through Hoopla. This book is a 2021 Nutmeg Nominee on the High School List. Xiomara Batista feels unheard and unable to hide in her...
This event is in the "Adults" group.
This event is in the "Teens" group.

Consult-a-Librarian

7/20 @ 9:00am - 7/24 @ 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

10:00am - 11:00am
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: 43
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.

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: Classes & Workshops
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 7
Description:
CONNECTICUT POETRY SOCIETY MONTHLY WORKSHOP Beginning June 27, this NEW workshop for poets of all levels will meet every fourth Saturday of the month from 10 AM to noon. For now these workshops will take place via Zoom until we are able ...
This event is in the "Adults" group.
This event is in the "Teens" group.

Consult-a-Librarian

7/27 @ 9:00am - 7/31 @ 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 "Adults" group.
This event is in the "Teens" group.
Registration
Library Branch: Ridgefield Library
Room: Online
Age Group: Adults, Teens
Program Type: Featured, Lectures & Panels
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 205
Description:
The pandemic has led to a remarkable increase in the interest in birds. We will talk about birds, birding and bird conservation. We will also look at population trends for birds and look at the question folks have, “ are there more birds this ye...
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, Lectures & Panels
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 200
Description:
Your vote is your voice!  Come learn about “Voting During the Time of Covid-19” from Ridgefield Registrars of Voters Cindy Bruno and Wayne Floegel and Town Clerk Wendy Lionetti. The League of Women Voters of Ridgefield and the Ridgefie...
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

10:00am - 11:00am
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: 45
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.

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

10:00am - 11:00am
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: 47
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.

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

10:00am - 11:00am
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: 47
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.

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

Next Chapter Book Club

6:30pm - 7:30pm
Library Branch: Ridgefield Library
Room: Online
Age Group: Adults, Teens
Program Type: Book Discussions, Featured, Special Programs
Description:
Join our monthly book club designed especially for adolescents (16 and up) and adults with intellectual and developmental challenges. This inclusive book club is open to anyone who enjoys a good story!  Non-readers, non-verbal, emerging readers,...
This event is in the "Adults" group.
This event is in the "Teens" group.
Registration
Library Branch: Ridgefield Library
Room: Randolph Board Room
Age Group: Adults, Teens
Program Type: Classes & Workshops, Featured
Description:
Join the Fairfield County Writers Group (fairfieldcountywriters.org)  on the third Saturday of the month for a monthly write-in, a three-hour productive working session where we can gather together and feed off each other's focused energies...
This event is in the "Grades 6–8" group.
This event is in the "Teens" group.
Library Branch: Ridgefield Library
Room: Randolph Board Room
Age Group: Grades 6–8, Teens
Program Type: Classes & Workshops
This event is in the "Adults" group.
This event is in the "Teens" group.
Registration
Library Branch: Ridgefield Library
Room: Dayton Program Room
Age Group: Adults, Teens
Program Type: Classes & Workshops
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 6
Description:
  Ridgefield Historical Society and Ridgefield Library present Votes for Women: The Long and Winding Road   Votes for Women: The Long and Winding Road is a four-week, mini-course that will focus on the women of Seneca Falls, NY, ...
This event is in the "Adults" group.
This event is in the "Teens" group.

Next Chapter Book Club

6:30pm - 7:30pm
Library Branch: Ridgefield Library
Room: Online
Age Group: Adults, Teens
Program Type: Book Discussions, Featured, Special Programs
Description:
Join our monthly book club designed especially for adolescents (16 and up) and adults with intellectual and developmental challenges. This inclusive book club is open to anyone who enjoys a good story!  Non-readers, non-verbal, emerging readers,...
This event is in the "Grades 6–8" group.
This event is in the "Teens" group.
Library Branch: Ridgefield Library
Room: Randolph Board Room
Age Group: Grades 6–8, Teens
Program Type: Classes & Workshops
This event is in the "Adults" group.
This event is in the "Teens" group.
Registration
Library Branch: Ridgefield Library
Room: Combined Main and Dayton Program Rooms
Age Group: Adults, Teens
Program Type: Music & Performances, Special Programs
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 110
Description:
NOTE: This program was rescheduled from March 14, 2020 to September 13, 2020. Ridgefield Library and the League of Women Voters of Ridgefield present historical Interpreter Pat Jordan from the Heritage Theater Guild in PA will present Carrie Chapm...
This event is in the "Adults" group.
This event is in the "Teens" group.
Registration
Library Branch: Ridgefield Library
Room: Dayton Program Room
Age Group: Adults, Teens
Program Type: Classes & Workshops
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 16
Description:
  Ridgefield Historical Society and Ridgefield Library present Votes for Women: The Long and Winding Road   Votes for Women: The Long and Winding Road is a four-week, mini-course that will focus on the women of Seneca Falls, NY, ...
This event is in the "Adults" group.
This event is in the "Teens" group.
Registration
Library Branch: Ridgefield Library
Room: Dayton Program Room
Age Group: Adults, Teens
Program Type: Classes & Workshops, Featured
Description:
Join the Fairfield County Writers Group (fairfieldcountywriters.org)  on the third Saturday of the month for a monthly write-in, a three-hour productive working session where we can gather together and feed off each other's focused energies...
This event is in the "Adults" group.
This event is in the "Teens" group.
Registration
Library Branch: Ridgefield Library
Room: Combined Main and Dayton Program Rooms
Age Group: Adults, Teens
Program Type: Featured, Music & Performances
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 116
Description:
Acclaimed singer-songwriter Sheri Miller writes and performs her soulful, inspired original songs, while accompanying herself on guitar and piano. To celebrate April Poetry Month, women in music, and the advent of spring, Sheri will perform “Love Son...
This event is in the "Grades 6–8" group.
This event is in the "Teens" group.
Library Branch: Ridgefield Library
Room: Randolph Board Room
Age Group: Grades 6–8, Teens
Program Type: Classes & Workshops
This event is in the "Adults" group.
This event is in the "Teens" group.
Registration
Library Branch: Ridgefield Library
Room: Dayton Program Room
Age Group: Adults, Teens
Program Type: Classes & Workshops
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 15
Description:
  Ridgefield Historical Society and Ridgefield Library present Votes for Women: The Long and Winding Road   Votes for Women: The Long and Winding Road is a four-week, mini-course that will focus on the women of Seneca Falls, NY, ...
This event is in the "Grades 6–8" group.
This event is in the "Teens" group.
Library Branch: Ridgefield Library
Room: Randolph Board Room
Age Group: Grades 6–8, Teens
Program Type: Classes & Workshops