Upcoming Events

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

Fairfield County Writers Group Write In!

September 21, 2019
1:00pm - 4:00pm
Registration
Library Branch: Ridgefield Library
Room: Randolph Board Room
Age Group: Adults, Teens
Program Type: Classes & Workshops, Featured
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 19
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.

An Afternoon with Ultra-Marathon Runner Scott Jurek

September 21, 2019
2:00pm - 3:30pm
Library Branch: Ridgefield Library
Room: Combined Main and Dayton Program Rooms
Age Group: Adults, Teens
Program Type: Author Talks, Featured, Health & Wellness, Lectures & Panels
Description:
Join us for an inspiring afternoon with Scott Jurek, as he discusses some of his most memorable athletic and life achievements. Named one of the greatest runners of all time, Scott Jurek he has claimed victories in nearly all of ultrarunning’s eli...
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.

Scrabble Club

September 24, 2019
6:00pm - 7:00pm
Library Branch: Ridgefield Library
Room: Kellen Family Children’s Program Room
Age Group: Grades K–2, Grades 3–5, Grades 6–8, Teens
Program Type: Featured, Games & Activities
Description:

For student in grades 3-12. Learn strategies and techniques with Scrabble Master Cornelia Guest. No registration required. Please contact Cornelia Guest at corneliasguest@gmail.com with any questions.

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

3D Game Design

September 25, 2019
6:00pm - 7:30pm
Library Branch: Ridgefield Library
Room: Donofrio Family Technology Center
Age Group: Grades 6–8, Teens
Program Type: Classes & Workshops, Technology & STEAM
Description:
Teens in grades 6 and up can join instructor, Alex Gonzales, to learn how to code, design and develop your own 3D game using Unreal Engine. Work with other teens in this four session class. Registration for this class will sign you up for a...
This event is in the "Adults" group.
This event is in the "Teens" group.
Registration
Library Branch: Ridgefield Library
Room: Main Program Room
Age Group: Adults, Teens
Program Type: Classes & Workshops, Featured, Parenting
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 62
Description:
The Ridgefield Library is hosting "How To Become A Recruited College Student-Athlete"  with Harry Rosenholtz. Interested in playing a sport in college? Interested in learning about the significant advantage that recruited student-athletes hav...
This event is in the "Adults" group.
This event is in the "Teens" group.

Voices of Poetry

September 27, 2019
7:00pm - 9:00pm
Registration
Library Branch: Ridgefield Library
Room: Main Program Room
Age Group: Adults, Teens
Program Type: Author Talks, Featured
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 74
Description:
Join us for an evening of great poetry featuring the following Towns' Poet Laureate: Cortney Davis - Poet Laureate of Bethel, CT David K. Leff - Poet Laureate of Canton, CT Laurel Peterson - Poet Laureate of Norwalk, CT Cheryl Hale - ...
This event is in the "Adults" group.
This event is in the "Teens" group.

Ridgefield Folk with Kyle Carey

September 29, 2019
2:00pm - 3:30pm
Registration
Library Branch: Ridgefield Library
Room: Main Program Room
Age Group: Adults, Teens
Program Type: Featured, Music & Performances
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 136
Description:
Kyle Carey performs a unique fusion of Appalachian and Celtic music she likes to call ‘Gaelic Americana’. Having learned Scottish Gaelic to the point of fluency–Kyle’s music is an expression and exploration of the deep connection between Ap...
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.

Scrabble Club

October 1, 2019
6:00pm - 7:00pm
Library Branch: Ridgefield Library
Room: Leir Children’s Program Room
Age Group: Grades K–2, Grades 3–5, Grades 6–8, Teens
Program Type: Featured, Games & Activities
Description:

For student in grades 3-12. Learn strategies and techniques with Scrabble Master Cornelia Guest. No registration required. Please contact Cornelia Guest at corneliasguest@gmail.com with any questions.

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

3D Game Design

October 2, 2019
6:00pm - 7:30pm
Library Branch: Ridgefield Library
Room: Donofrio Family Technology Center
Age Group: Grades 6–8, Teens
Program Type: Classes & Workshops, Technology & STEAM
Description:
Teens in grades 6 and up can join instructor, Alex Gonzales, to learn how to code, design and develop your own 3D game using Unreal Engine. Work with other teens in this four session class. Registration for this class will sign you up for a...
This event is in the "Adults" group.
This event is in the "Teens" group.
Registration
Library Branch: Ridgefield Library
Room: Main Program Room
Age Group: Adults, Teens
Program Type: Health & Wellness, Lectures & Panels
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 80
Description:
This program is co-sponsored by the Ridgefield Library and the Noreen L. Papa Mothers Live Your Life fund. More American children are competing in sports than ever before. Sports help children and adolescents keep their bodies fit and build self-c...
This event is in the "Adults" group.
This event is in the "Teens" group.

Ridgefield Italian Club Discussion Group Meeting

October 5, 2019
12:00pm - 1:00pm
Registration
Library Branch: Ridgefield Library
Room: Dayton Program Room
Age Group: Adults, Teens
Program Type: Classes & Workshops
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 19
Description:
Caffe' Italiano - Drop in on an Italian conversational group looking to practice the language while meeting new people.  All levels welcome, with the goal to speak Italian the whole time.  You are welcome to bring a closed cup of coffe...
This event is in the "Adults" group.
This event is in the "All Ages/Families" 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.

"Where the Wild Things Are" Movie (2009)

October 5, 2019
3:00pm - 4:45pm
Library Branch: Ridgefield Library
Room: Leir Children’s Program Room
Age Group: Adults, All Ages/Families, Grades 3–5, Grades 6–8, Teens
Program Type: Featured, Films
Description:
Join us for our celebration of all (wild) things Sendak with a screening of the 2009 film "Where the Wild Things Are" starring Max Records and features the voices of James Gandolfini, Paul Dano, Lauren Ambrose, Forest Wh...
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.

Scrabble Club

October 8, 2019
6:00pm - 7:00pm
Library Branch: Ridgefield Library
Room: Leir Children’s Program Room
Age Group: Grades K–2, Grades 3–5, Grades 6–8, Teens
Program Type: Featured, Games & Activities
Description:

For student in grades 3-12. Learn strategies and techniques with Scrabble Master Cornelia Guest. No registration required. Please contact Cornelia Guest at corneliasguest@gmail.com with any questions.

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

3D Game Design

October 9, 2019
6:00pm - 7:30pm
Library Branch: Ridgefield Library
Room: Donofrio Family Technology Center
Age Group: Grades 6–8, Teens
Program Type: Classes & Workshops, Technology & STEAM
Description:
Teens in grades 6 and up can join instructor, Alex Gonzales, to learn how to code, design and develop your own 3D game using Unreal Engine. Work with other teens in this four session class. Registration for this class will sign you up for a...
This event is in the "Adults" group.
This event is in the "Teens" group.

Sendak’s Books Merit Grown-Up Conversation

October 9, 2019
6:30pm - 7:30pm
Registration
Library Branch: Ridgefield Library
Room: Main Program Room
Age Group: Adults, Teens
Program Type: Book Discussions, Featured
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 37
Description:
This casual presentation and book discussion is led by the Kristina Lareau, who presented Children’s Books Merit Grown-Up Conversation last year, and will overview some of Maurice Sendak’s  most popular works including Wild Things, In the Night ...
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.

Scrabble Club

October 15, 2019
6:00pm - 7:00pm
Library Branch: Ridgefield Library
Room: Leir Children’s Program Room
Age Group: Grades K–2, Grades 3–5, Grades 6–8, Teens
Program Type: Featured, Games & Activities
Description:

For student in grades 3-12. Learn strategies and techniques with Scrabble Master Cornelia Guest. No registration required. Please contact Cornelia Guest at corneliasguest@gmail.com with any questions.

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.

How To Build Your Network in LinkedIn

October 22, 2019
11:00am - 12:00pm
Registration
Library Branch: Ridgefield Library
Room: Donofrio Family Technology Center
Age Group: Adults, Teens
Program Type: Classes & Workshops, Technology & STEAM
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 12
Description:
In this hands-on, 60-minute presentation, Kate Fitzpatrick will walk you through the essentials of an optimized LinkedIn profile. Not just for job-seekers anymore, this platform is now essential for every professional and you’ll walk away from this p...
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.

Scrabble Club

October 22, 2019
6:00pm - 7:00pm
Library Branch: Ridgefield Library
Room: Leir Children’s Program Room
Age Group: Grades K–2, Grades 3–5, Grades 6–8, Teens
Program Type: Featured, Games & Activities
Description:

For student in grades 3-12. Learn strategies and techniques with Scrabble Master Cornelia Guest. No registration required. Please contact Cornelia Guest at corneliasguest@gmail.com with any questions.

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.

Facebook 101 For Business

October 25, 2019
10:30am - 11:30am
Registration
Library Branch: Ridgefield Library
Room: Donofrio Family Technology Center
Age Group: Adults, Teens
Program Type: Classes & Workshops, Technology & STEAM
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 12
Description:
Your business may have a solid marketing strategy, but are you an effective Facebook marketer? Facebook estimates that it is home to more than 40 million active small-business pages. How will yours get noticed? Did you know that not everyon...
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.

Scrabble Club

October 29, 2019
6:00pm - 7:00pm
Library Branch: Ridgefield Library
Room: Leir Children’s Program Room
Age Group: Grades K–2, Grades 3–5, Grades 6–8, Teens
Program Type: Featured, Games & Activities
Description:

For student in grades 3-12. Learn strategies and techniques with Scrabble Master Cornelia Guest. No registration required. Please contact Cornelia Guest at corneliasguest@gmail.com with any questions.

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.

Ridgefield Italian Club Discussion Group Meeting

November 2, 2019
12:00pm - 1:00pm
Registration
Library Branch: Ridgefield Library
Room: Donofrio Family Technology Center
Age Group: Adults, Teens
Program Type: Classes & Workshops
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 19
Description:
Caffe' Italiano - Drop in on an Italian conversational group looking to practice the language while meeting new people.  All levels welcome, with the goal to speak Italian the whole time.  You are welcome to bring a closed cup of coffe...