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Books and Breakfast

10:30am - 12:00pm
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Library Branch: Ridgefield Library
Room: Online
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Book Discussions
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 26
Description:
Books and Breakfast meets via Zoom (while the Library is doing online programs only) on the second Monday morning of the month (except December) for a monthly to chat about participants’ favorite books.  Come hear about what others are read...
This event is in the "Adults" group.
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Library Branch: Ridgefield Library
Room: Online
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Home Page Feed, Lectures & Panels
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 92
Description:
Feeling helpless about climate change? We have some answers for you! Starting on Monday, April 19, at 6 p.m., Ridgefield Action Committee for the Environment (RACE) and Ridgefield Library present a series of six weekly Zoom sessions on Making Smar...

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Online Programs

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

This event is in the "Adults" group.
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Library Branch: Ridgefield Library
Room: Online
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Classes & Workshops, Technology & STEAM
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 15
Description:
Join us for a Zoom craft making a 1920's inspired headpiece. We will meet through Zoom where we will learn how to make this craft together. Please register below and choose which date you are available to pick up your craft materi...

Making STEAM is an initiative to offer activities and programs in Science, Technology, Engineering, Art, and Math to the community. Find out about the wide array of instructional programs, hands-on workshops, and special events the Library has to offer for all ages.

This event is in the "Adults" group.
Registration
Library Branch: Ridgefield Library
Room: Online
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Book Discussions, Home Page Feed
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 27
Description:
Join us for World Lit Now! A contemporary world literature book discussion group that will meet via Zoom (while the Library is doing online only programs) on the 2nd Wednesday of the month from January through November. Check here for upcoming t...
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 "Adults" group.
Registration
Library Branch: Ridgefield Library
Room: Online
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Classes & Workshops
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 12
Description:
This program will take place via Zoom. Please register below to receive the Zoom link. Divorce, empty nesting, career change, illness, loss... when life deals you a tough transition, turn to the proven, healing power of poetry.  In each sessi...
This event is in the "Adults" group.
Registration
Library Branch: Ridgefield Library
Room: Online
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Classes & Workshops, Home Page Feed, Technology & STEAM
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 98
Description:
Join us for an online class via Zoom. We will discuss and demonstrate library databases, digital books, and websites that can be used in a job search. This program is part of the Library's Find a Job: Career and Job Search series. Please reg...
This event is in the "Adults" group.
Library Branch: Off Site
Room: Founders Hall
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Book Discussions
Description:
For a listing of upcoming dates and book selections click here.  For information on how to get the Zoom link please visit founders_hall.org ...

The group meets on the second Thursday of the month (except December) at 3 PM. This book group is open to members of Founders Hall only. 

This event is in the "Adults" group.
Registration
Library Branch: Ridgefield Library
Room: Online
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Home Page Feed, Lectures & Panels
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 227
Description:
So you've been landing interviews but can't seem to land the job?  The job interview requires careful preparation and practice in order to really get it right and this workshop will focus on just that!  Join career coach Noelle Gross in thi...

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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
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 28
Description:
Infinite Worlds Book Group will meet on the second Thursday of every month at 7pm except December. The Infinite Worlds Book Group is currently meeting online via Zoom. Each month we will alternate between Science Fiction and Fantasy titles....
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, Home Page Feed, 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.

ONLINE - Instagram 101

12:00pm - 1:00pm
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Library Branch: Ridgefield Library
Room: Online
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Classes & Workshops, Home Page Feed, Technology & STEAM
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 7
Description:
Instagram 101 with Kate Fitzpatrick - If you've been thinking of using Instagram for personal or professional use, join us for a basic overview on how, when and why to work Instagram into your social media savvy. With over 1 billion monthly acti...
This event is in the "Adults" group.
Registration
Library Branch: Ridgefield Library
Room: Online
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Home Page Feed, Lectures & Panels
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 92
Description:
Feeling helpless about climate change? We have some answers for you! Starting on Monday, April 19, at 6 p.m., Ridgefield Action Committee for the Environment (RACE) and Ridgefield Library present a series of six weekly Zoom sessions on Making Smar...

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Online Programs

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

This event is in the "Adults" group.
Registration
Library Branch: Ridgefield Library
Room: Online
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Book Discussions, Home Page Feed
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 2
Description:
Join us for a book discussion of Jon Meacham's Pulitzer Prize-winning book The Soul of America in advance of a special (online) screening of the documentary of The Soul of America to be held on Sunday, June 6th at 4:00pm. The film screening is m...
This event is in the "Adults" group.
Registration
Library Branch: Ridgefield Library
Room: Online
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Classes & Workshops, Technology & STEAM
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 94
Description:
Join us for an online class via Zoom as we take a guided tour of the online local history resources available from Ridgefield Library. With a rich history dating back to the early 1700s, Ridgefield has been the scene of important historical events an...
This event is in the "Adults" group.
Registration
Library Branch: Ridgefield Library
Room: Online
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Classes & Workshops, Home Page Feed
Registration Required
Waitlist Seats Remaining: 0
Description:
Tech Tricks: Need help downloading the Library's eBooks or eAudiobooks to your computer or mobile device? We'll connect with you via Zoom and help you get started. Please register, and you will receive an email invita...
This event is in the "Adults" group.
Library Branch: Ridgefield Library
Room: Online
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Home Page Feed, Parenting
Description:
Successful Study Skills 4 Students 5 Ways to Prevent Summer Learning Loss and Prepare Your Student for Fall A free webinar for parents of elementary, middle, and high school students. In a 30-minute highly dynamic, action-specific, and inter...

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Online Programs

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

This event is in the "Adults" group.
Registration
Library Branch: Ridgefield Library
Room: Online
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Book Discussions
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 24
Description:
The Ridgefield Library’s book discussion groups will meet online via Zoom until we are able to meet in person again! Check here for upcoming titles. Books chosen for discussion are available online via the Library’s hoopla offerings or other ...

The group meets at 7 PM on the third Tuesday of the month (except December) for a discussion of new and classic titles. 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, Home Page Feed
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 11
Description:
Join us for this French conversation class for beginners via Zoom. Learned a little French in high school and would like to revisit it? Then why not join Anette Roth at one of our Lunchtime Language workshops.  Through simple texts,...
This event is in the "Adults" group.
Registration
Library Branch: Ridgefield Library
Room: Online
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Home Page Feed, Lectures & Panels
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 175
Description:
Join us for a live presentation via Zoom with Toni McKeen. In honor of May and National Nurse Day, Toni McKeen honors two special, dedicated nurses in her webinar about Florence Nightingale (1820-1910) and Dorothea Dix (1802-1887). McKeen wil...
This event is in the "Adults" group.
Registration
Library Branch: Ridgefield Library
Room: Online
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Classes & Workshops, Technology & STEAM
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 0
Description:
Join us for a Zoom craft making a spring wreath. We will meet through Zoom where we will learn how to make this craft together. Please register below and choose which date you are available to pick up your craft materials fro...

Making STEAM is an initiative to offer activities and programs in Science, Technology, Engineering, Art, and Math to the community. Find out about the wide array of instructional programs, hands-on workshops, and special events the Library has to offer for all ages.

This event is in the "Adults" group.
Registration
Library Branch: Ridgefield Library
Room: Online
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Classes & Workshops, Health & Wellness
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 23
Description:
Join us for an online class via Zoom as we discuss essential health resources. We will cover selected resources from Ridgefield Library's medical reference and book collections. We will also highlight online resources, including Medline,&nb...
This event is in the "Adults" group.
Registration
Library Branch: Ridgefield Library
Room: Online
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Home Page Feed, Lectures & Panels
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 265
Description:
“Meet the Playwrights,” a lively and candid discussion with the award-winning authors of The Suburbs, will take place on Thursday, May 20 at 7pm.  In this Zoom interview, led by CT Office of the Arts Program Asso...

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

This event is in the "Adults" group.
Library Branch: Ridgefield Library
Room: Combined Main and Dayton Program Rooms
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Fundraisers/Outreach