Upcoming Events

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Start Time

Age
Program Type
Room
This event is in the "Grades K–2" group.
This event is in the "Grades 3–5" group.

Haunted Cookie House Workshop

October 17, 2019
4:30pm - 5:30pm
Registration
Library Branch: Ridgefield Library
Room: Leir Children’s Program Room
Age Group: Grades K–2, Grades 3–5
Program Type: Classes & Workshops, Featured
Registration Required
Waitlist Seats Remaining: 0
Description:
Children in grades 2-4 decorate cookies houses in the spirit of Halloween! 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.

Food Allergies

We cannot guarantee that food served at this program has not come into contact with tree nuts, soy, or other allergens.

This event is in the "Adults" group.
Library Branch: Ridgefield Library
Room: Donofrio Family Technology Center
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Classes & Workshops, Featured, Technology & STEAM
Description:
Tech Tricks: Need help downloading the Library's eBooks or eAudiobooks to your phone or tablet?   Bring in your device and let one of our staff help you get started. Drop-in ...
This event is in the "Adults" group.
This event is in the "Teens" group.

Fairfield County Writers Group Write In!

October 19, 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.

Medicare Workshops

October 22, 2019
10:00am - 1:00pm
Library Branch: Ridgefield Library
Room: Donofrio Family Technology Center
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Classes & Workshops
Description:
Ridgefield Social Services is once again offering free confidential Medicare prescription drug counseling sessions from October 15 through December 7, during Medicare’s Open Enrollment period at the Ridgefield Library. These free one-on-one meetin...
This event is in the "Adults" group.
This event is in the "Teens" group.

How To Build Your Network in LinkedIn

October 22, 2019
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: 0
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 "Adults" group.

Chair Yoga

October 23, 2019
1:00pm - 2:00pm
Registration
Library Branch: Ridgefield Library
Room: Main Program Room
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Classes & Workshops, Featured, Health & Wellness
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 28
Description:
Local yoga teachers will lead Chair Yoga sessions on the first and third Wednesday of the month from 1 - 2 PM. NOTE: The October meeting will be on 10/23 because of the book sale. This program is part of the Noreen L. Papa: Mothers Live ...
This event is in the "Adults" group.

Making a Penny Rug with Pat Corrigan

October 23, 2019
1:30pm - 4:00pm
Registration
Library Branch: Ridgefield Library
Room: Dayton Program Room
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Classes & Workshops, Featured, Technology & STEAM
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 12
Description:
Join us in creating small (3”) pennies from recycled wool sweaters. This revival of a colonial craft involves creative color combining and hand embroidery. Stick with basic blanket stitch or go rogue with herringbone and French knots! Taught by Pat C...
This event is in the "Adults" group.

Italian Film and Conversation

October 23, 2019
4:00pm - 6:30pm
Registration
Library Branch: Ridgefield Library
Room: Main Program Room
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Classes & Workshops, Featured, Films
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 48
Description:
Come join us on the third Wednesday of the month to watch an Italian movie (with English subtitles).  A discussion after the film in Italian will follow for those looking to stay and practice their Italian (or even just to listen). All levels of...
This event is in the "Grades 3–5" group.

Lego Robotics Grades 4-6

October 23, 2019
5:30pm - 6:30pm
Registration
Library Branch: Ridgefield Library
Room: Leir Children’s Program Room
Age Group: Grades 3–5
Program Type: Classes & Workshops, Featured, Technology & STEAM
Registration Required
Waitlist Seats Remaining: 0
Description:
Interested robotic engineers in grades 4 - 6 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 pre...

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.

Lego Robotics Grades 6-12

October 23, 2019
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 grades 6-12 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 prev...

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.
Registration
Library Branch: Ridgefield Library
Room: Dayton Program Room
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Book Discussions, Classes & Workshops, Exhibits & Art Talks
Registration Required
Waitlist Seats Remaining: 2
Description:
This program is now full. Start the new fall season discovering and reawakening your creative self. Writers, musicians, artists, join us in breaking your creative block! The Artist's Way Study Group is a 13-week program beginning on Wednesday...
This event is in the "Adults" group.

Medicare Workshops

October 24, 2019
10:00am - 1:00pm
Library Branch: Ridgefield Library
Room: Donofrio Family Technology Center
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Classes & Workshops
Description:
Ridgefield Social Services is once again offering free confidential Medicare prescription drug counseling sessions from October 15 through December 7, during Medicare’s Open Enrollment period at the Ridgefield Library. These free one-on-one meetin...
This event is in the "Adults" group.

Poetry on the Path Workshop

October 24, 2019
10:30am - 12:00pm
Registration
Library Branch: Ridgefield Library
Room: Randolph Board Room
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Classes & Workshops, Health & Wellness
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 6
Description:
Divorce, empty nesting, career change, illness, loss... when life deals you a tough transition, turn to the proven, healing power of poetry.  In each session of this bi-monthly workshop, participants will read and discuss a series of specially s...
This event is in the "Adults" group.
Library Branch: Ridgefield Library
Room: Donofrio Family Technology Center
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Classes & Workshops, Featured, Technology & STEAM
Description:
Tech Tricks: Need help downloading the Library's eBooks or eAudiobooks to your phone or tablet?   Bring in your device and let one of our staff help you get started. Drop-in ...
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: 1
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 "Teens" group.
Registration
Library Branch: Ridgefield Library
Room: Main Program Room
Age Group: Teens
Program Type: Classes & Workshops, Featured
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 7
Description:
Junior and Senior students are welcome to join us for an all day workshop on public speaking and presentation skills taught by Ira Joe Fisher. This hands-on workshop will allow students to learn new skills on creating an effective presentation and ha...

Disclaimer(s)

Food Allergies

We cannot guarantee that food served at this program has not come into contact with tree nuts, soy, or other allergens.

This event is in the "Adults" group.

Mindfulness and Meditation

October 28, 2019
6:30pm - 7:30pm
Registration
Library Branch: Ridgefield Library
Room: Main Program Room
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Classes & Workshops, Health & Wellness, Featured
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 36
Description:
Join us for a one hour Mindfulness and Meditation class.  Classes take place on the second and fourth Monday of the month through 2019 (except Dec. 24, 2018 and May 27, 2019).  Meditation offers countless benefits, including improved emo...
This event is in the "Adults" group.

Medicare Workshops

October 29, 2019
10:00am - 1:00pm
Library Branch: Ridgefield Library
Room: Donofrio Family Technology Center
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Classes & Workshops
Description:
Ridgefield Social Services is once again offering free confidential Medicare prescription drug counseling sessions from October 15 through December 7, during Medicare’s Open Enrollment period at the Ridgefield Library. These free one-on-one meetin...
This event is in the "Grades 3–5" group.
This event is in the "Grades 6–8" group.

3D Printing Orientation Game

October 29, 2019
6:00pm - 7:30pm
Registration
Library Branch: Ridgefield Library
Room: Donofrio Family Technology Center
Age Group: Grades 3–5, Grades 6–8
Program Type: Classes & Workshops, Technology & STEAM
Registration Required
Waitlist Seats Remaining: 0
Description:
Rising 3rd through 7th Graders. Work as group to defeat The Evil Robot by learning about 3D printing, how to find or create designs, and how to make an appointment to print on the library’s makerbot! 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.
Registration
Library Branch: Ridgefield Library
Room: Randolph Board Room
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Book Discussions, Classes & Workshops, Exhibits & Art Talks
Registration Required
Waitlist Seats Remaining: 2
Description:
This program is now full. Start the new fall season discovering and reawakening your creative self. Writers, musicians, artists, join us in breaking your creative block! The Artist's Way Study Group is a 13-week program beginning on Wednesday...
This event is in the "Adults" group.

Medicare Workshops

October 31, 2019
10:00am - 1:00pm
Library Branch: Ridgefield Library
Room: Donofrio Family Technology Center
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Classes & Workshops
Description:
Ridgefield Social Services is once again offering free confidential Medicare prescription drug counseling sessions from October 15 through December 7, during Medicare’s Open Enrollment period at the Ridgefield Library. These free one-on-one meetin...
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...
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.

Cartooning Workshop

November 4, 2019
4:30pm - 5:30pm
Registration
Library Branch: Ridgefield Library
Room: Leir Children’s Program Room
Age Group: Grades 3–5, Grades 6–8, Teens
Program Type: Classes & Workshops, Featured
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 0
Description:
Cartoonist Rick Stromoski will present a cartooning workshop modeling the basics of cartooning including charactor forms and expressions.  Participants will practice their own cartoons and receive an original signed by Rick. Registration require...

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.

Medicare Workshops

November 5, 2019
10:00am - 1:00pm
Library Branch: Ridgefield Library
Room: Donofrio Family Technology Center
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Classes & Workshops
Description:
Ridgefield Social Services is once again offering free confidential Medicare prescription drug counseling sessions from October 15 through December 7, during Medicare’s Open Enrollment period at the Ridgefield Library. These free one-on-one meetin...
This event is in the "Adults" group.

Chair Yoga

November 6, 2019
1:00pm - 2:00pm
Registration
Library Branch: Ridgefield Library
Room: Main Program Room
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Classes & Workshops, Featured, Health & Wellness
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 37
Description:
Local yoga teachers will lead Chair Yoga sessions on the first and third Wednesday of the month from 1 - 2 PM. This program is part of the Noreen L. Papa: Mothers Live Your Life series. Please register. ...