Upcoming Events

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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: Exhibits & Art Talks, Featured, Lectures & Panels
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 26
Description:
Votes for Women: The Road To Victory Talk with Dr. Kelly Marino followed by an opening reception @ Ridgefield Library Sunday, March 1, 4 PM (reception 5–6 PM) Dr. Kelly Marino is an Assistant Lecturer of History and Coordinator of Women’s Studi...
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

March 3, 2020
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.
Registration
Library Branch: Ridgefield Library
Room: Combined Main and Dayton Program Rooms
Age Group: Adults, Teens
Program Type: Featured, Lectures & Panels
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 39
Description:
POSTPONED - New Date Coming Soon Artificial Intelligence (AI) is no longer confined to Computer Science Departments but has infiltrated almost all other fields of research and even our daily lives. AI has grown exponentially as a news topic and we...
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: 20
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 "Grades 6–8" group.
This event is in the "Teens" group.

Teen Poetry - Shifting Static Poets

March 8, 2020
2:00pm - 4:00pm
Library Branch: Ridgefield Library
Room: Randolph Board Room
Age Group: Grades 6–8, Teens
Program Type: Classes & Workshops
Description:
Come join other young poets to write and discuss poems based on thought-provoking prompts or create poetry-based projects that blend art and words. No need to pre-register; we meet in the Randolph Room on the 2nd and 4th Sundays of the month. All tee...
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

March 10, 2020
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 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.

Pokemon Players Club

March 11, 2020
5:30pm - 6:30pm
Registration
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
Registration Required
Waitlist Seats Remaining: Unlimited
Description:
Join other interested gamers in grades 2-12 to learn and enjoy playing Pokémon Trading Card Game (TCG) from educator Mike Garguilo. Already have a deck and cards? Bring them to compete or trade. Don't own a deck/cards? No worries! Select fr...

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: Combined Main and Dayton Program Rooms
Age Group: Adults, Teens
Program Type: Music & Performances, Special Programs
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 151
Description:
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 Chapman Catt:  Suffragist, Founder of the League of Women Voters and National Wom...
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

March 17, 2020
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.

Fairfield County Writers Group Write In!

March 21, 2020
1:00pm - 4:00pm
Registration
Library Branch: Ridgefield Library
Room: Dayton Program Room
Age Group: Adults, Teens
Program Type: Classes & Workshops, Featured
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 17
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.

Teen Poetry - Shifting Static Poets

March 22, 2020
2:00pm - 4:00pm
Library Branch: Ridgefield Library
Room: Randolph Board Room
Age Group: Grades 6–8, Teens
Program Type: Classes & Workshops
Description:
Come join other young poets to write and discuss poems based on thought-provoking prompts or create poetry-based projects that blend art and words. No need to pre-register; we meet in the Randolph Room on the 2nd and 4th Sundays of the month. All tee...
This event is in the "Teens" group.

Weaving Workshop for Teens

March 23, 2020
3:30pm - 5:00pm
Registration
Library Branch: Ridgefield Library
Room: Dayton Program Room
Age Group: Teens
Program Type: Classes & Workshops, Featured
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 25
Description:
We pleased to have artist and weaver Susan Jackson as our latest Maker in Residence. During March she will teach classes, using heddle looms, for children, teens and adults as part of her Weaving History with Community initiative. Each class wil...
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

March 24, 2020
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.

Instagram 101

March 25, 2020
6:00pm - 7:00pm
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:
Since Instagram launched in 2010, it has quickly become one of the most popular social media platforms on the planet. With over 1 billion monthly active daily users, it is a great place to post and curate photos. Join Kate Fitzpatrick of Kate Fitzpat...
This event is in the "Grades 6–8" group.
This event is in the "Teens" group.

Lego Robotics Grades 7-12

March 25, 2020
6:30pm - 7:30pm
Registration
Library Branch: Ridgefield Library
Room: Leir Children’s Program Room
Age Group: Grades 6–8, Teens
Program Type: Classes & Workshops, Featured, Technology & STEAM
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 12
Description:
Interested robotic engineers in 7th-12th grades can join robotics coach Mike Garguilo in a LEGO Robotics educational program. As a robotic LEGO Master Builder, you will build and program a robot to solve problems spread throughout the LEGO world! No ...

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

Between Book Club

March 26, 2020
4:30pm - 5:30pm
Registration
Library Branch: Ridgefield Library
Room: Kellen Family Children’s Program Room
Age Group: Grades 3–5, Grades 6–8, Teens
Program Type: Book Discussions, Featured
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 8
Description:
Grades 5-8. Read the book, then join us for a discussion and craft!  This month we're discussing Ruins of Gorlan by John Flanagan. Copies are available at the children's desk. Registration 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.

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

How to Raise an Adult with Julie Lythcott-Haims

March 26, 2020
7:00pm - 9:00pm
Library Branch: Off Site
Room: Other (off site)
Age Group: Adults, Teens
Program Type: Featured, Lectures & Panels, Parenting
Description:
Julie Lythcott-Haims, author of "How to Raise an Adult" and former Dean at Stanford University, returns by popular demand to discuss all the essential skills needed by all teens to grow into healthy, happy, successful adults. The Pa...
This event is in the "Adults" group.
This event is in the "Teens" group.

Make a Personalized Mug

March 27, 2020
12:00pm - 1:30pm
Registration
Library Branch: Ridgefield Library
Room: Donofrio Family Technology Center
Age Group: Adults, Teens
Program Type: Technology & STEAM
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 2
Description:
Using the Cricut smart cutting machine, make your own personalized mug.  All materials, including a mug, will be provided.   Suitable for teens (13 years and older) and adults. ...
This event is in the "Grades 3–5" group.
This event is in the "Teens" group.

Spring Scrabble Tournament

March 28, 2020
9:30am - 4:30pm
Library Branch: Ridgefield Library
Room: Leir Children’s Program Room
Age Group: Grades 3–5, Teens
Program Type: Games & Activities, Special Programs
Description:
Five 50-minute School SCRABBLE games using official NASPA School SCRABBLE Rules. Players must be in 3rd-12th grade. Points from this tournament will count toward the 2019-2020 NASPA Youth Awards. Registration required. Pick up a regis...

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: Off Site
Room: Other (off site)
Age Group: Adults, Teens
Program Type: Book Discussions, Special Programs
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 2
Description:
The Woman's Hour: The Great Fight to Win the Vote by Elaine Weiss will be read and discussed throughout the Ridgefield community during 2020, as part of the First Principles Book Club and Votes For Women: Ridgefield Celebrates the...
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

March 31, 2020
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.
Registration
Library Branch: Ridgefield Library
Room: Dayton Program Room
Age Group: Adults, Teens
Program Type: Classes & Workshops
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 18
Description:
No Meeting in April 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 brin...
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

April 7, 2020
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.

Teen Poetry - Shifting Static Poets

April 12, 2020
2:00pm - 4:00pm
Library Branch: Ridgefield Library
Room: Randolph Board Room
Age Group: Grades 6–8, Teens
Program Type: Classes & Workshops
Description:
Come join other young poets to write and discuss poems based on thought-provoking prompts or create poetry-based projects that blend art and words. No need to pre-register; we meet in the Randolph Room on the 2nd and 4th Sundays of the month. All tee...
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

April 14, 2020
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.

Fairfield County Writers Group Write In!

April 18, 2020
1:00pm - 4:00pm
Registration
Library Branch: Ridgefield Library
Room: Dayton Program 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 "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

April 21, 2020
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.