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This event is in the "Grades K–2" group.
This event is in the "Grades 3–5" group.

Craft a Balancing Buddy

01/25/2021 @ 10:30am - 01/29/2021 @ 5:00pm
Registration
Library Branch: Ridgefield Library
Room: Online
Age Group: Grades K–2, Grades 3–5
Program Type: Featured, Technology & STEAM
Registration Required
Waitlist Seats Remaining: Unlimited
Description:
Learn to how to build a figurine that balances on a toothpick! You will need something to draw with; all other supplies provided by the library. Grab a bag with the supplies and directions from the craft table in the Main Level Lobby starting...

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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.

Online Programs

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

This event is in the "Adults" group.

ONLINE - AM Book Group

10:00am - 12:00pm
Registration
Library Branch: Ridgefield Library
Room: Online
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Book Discussions, Featured
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 11
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...
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 eAudio books? Have a research question?  One of our Adult Services librarians is ready t...
This event is in the "Ages 3-5" group.

Crafty Storytime

10:30am - 12:00pm
Registration
Library Branch: Ridgefield Library
Room: Online
Age Group: Ages 3-5
Program Type: Featured, Storytimes & Early Literacy
Registration Required
Waitlist Seats Remaining: 1
Description:
Children ages 3-5 are invited to this virtual storytime program including activities and crafts.  You may pick up the materials needed for the crafts the week before the session.  Registration is required. You will receive the Zoom link upo...

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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.

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.
Registration
Library Branch: Ridgefield Library
Room: Online
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Classes & Workshops, Featured
Registration Required
Waitlist Seats Remaining: 10
Description:
Join us for this French conversation class for those with intermediate to advanced French. The class takes place via Zoom. Through texts, poems, songs, videos and more, learn more about the language and culture, improve your language skills...
This event is in the "Adults" group.
Registration
Library Branch: Ridgefield Library
Room: Online
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Classes & Workshops, Featured, Technology & STEAM
Registration Required
Waitlist Seats Remaining: 4
Description:
With Google Docs, you can create and edit text documents right in your web browser - no special software required.  In this class, we will be covering the basics of creating a document that can be accessed from any computer with an internet conn...
This event is in the "Adults" group.
Registration
Library Branch: Ridgefield Library
Room: Online
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Featured, Lectures & Panels
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 115
Description:
Join us for a live presentation via Zoom with Toni McKeen. Comfort Foods for the Winter:  With the long days of winter still ahead of us,  let's explore some tasty comfort foods and their interesting history. Toni will share with...
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

5:00pm - 6:00pm
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: 36
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.
Registration
Library Branch: Ridgefield Library
Room: Online
Age Group: Adults, Teens
Program Type: Classes & Workshops, Lectures & Panels
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 190
Description:
Are you finding yourself with more and more tasks to do, yet there’s never enough time to get everything done? Are you stumped about how to accommodate kids, spouse and yourself, learning and working virtually from home at the sam...
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 eAudio books? Have a research question?  One of our Adult Services librarians is ready t...
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: 31
Description:
If you need assistance making an appointment, please contact the Library at 203-438-2282 ext. 12003.  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 mu...

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 "Teens" group.
Registration
Library Branch: Ridgefield Library
Room: Online
Age Group: Teens
Program Type: Book Discussions
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 24
Description:
Join us to talk best books. We will meet through Zoom where you will hear about some of the very best Teen books of the year and can share your favorites as well. Hear from your peers and hopefully you will leave with some new titles to read. &nbs...

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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 "Grades 3–5" group.
Registration
Library Branch: Ridgefield Library
Room: Online
Age Group: Grades 3–5
Program Type: Classes & Workshops, Featured
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 0
Description:
Children in grades 3-5 meet to write stories including realistic fiction, fantasy, historical fiction and more! Registration required and is for all four sessions. You will receive the zoom link for the program upon registration and in a reminde...

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 "Grades 3–5" group.
This event is in the "Grades 6–8" group.
Registration
Library Branch: Ridgefield Library
Room: Online
Age Group: Grades 3–5, Grades 6–8
Program Type: Featured, Games & Activities
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 3
Description:
Join teacher Mike Garguilo in a Google Classroom to play board games adapted for online gaming--such as Zombie Dice, D&D, Battleships, Guess Who, Pictionary and more. Through a combination of Google Meet and Jamboard, gamers are able to inte...

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 eAudio books? Have a research question?  One of our Adult Services librarians is ready t...
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: 39
Description:
If you need assistance making an appointment, please contact the Library at 203-438-2282 ext. 12003.  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 mu...

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 3-5" group.
This event is in the "Grades K–2" group.
This event is in the "Grades 3–5" group.

Play Bingo!

6:00pm - 7:30pm
Registration
Library Branch: Ridgefield Library
Room: Online
Age Group: Ages 3-5, Grades K–2, Grades 3–5
Program Type: Featured, Special Programs, Technology & STEAM
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 0
Description:
Play Bingo!  Practice your numbers and win fun prizes! You will receive a PDF with a bingo card the week of the program along with the Zoom link. Registration is required.   ...

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 "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: 65
Description:
Adults, teens and families are invited to test your knowledge with the RidgeCon Team! This month we explore the world and all the places we want to go! Registration will close Friday at 6:30 pm. Upon registration, all registrants will re...

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: 49
Description:
If you need assistance making an appointment, please contact the Library at 203-438-2282 ext. 12003.  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 mu...

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.

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 eAudio books? Have a research question?  One of our Adult Services librarians is ready t...
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: 48
Description:
If you need assistance making an appointment, please contact the Library at 203-438-2282 ext. 12003.  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 mu...

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.
This event is in the "Ages 0-2" group.
This event is in the "Ages 3-5" group.
This event is in the "Grades K–2" group.
This event is in the "Grades 3–5" group.

Take the Library to Your Child Day

02/01/2021 @ 10:00am - 02/06/2021 @ 12:00pm
Registration
Library Branch: Ridgefield Library
Room: Online
Age Group: All Ages/Families, Ages 0-2, Ages 3-5, Grades K–2, Grades 3–5
Program Type: Featured, Special Programs, Storytimes & Early Literacy
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: Unlimited
Description:
Celebrate Take Your Child to the Library Day this year with a book bundle of picture book for all ages! This year we are offering a twist on on Take Your Child to the Library Day by offering a book bundle for pick up, let us bring...

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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 "Ages 0-2" group.

Mother Goose

10:00am - 10:30am
Registration
Library Branch: Ridgefield Library
Room: Online
Age Group: Ages 0-2
Program Type: Featured, Storytimes & Early Literacy
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 7
Description:
Join Ms. Diane in a virtual Zoom Mother Goose program including finger plays, rhymes, movement and stories of course! For children ages 12-24 months and their caregivers. Registration is required and is for all five sessions.  A storytime kit wi...

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.

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 eAudio books? Have a research question?  One of our Adult Services librarians is ready t...