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This event is in the "All Ages/Families" group.
Registration
Library Branch: Ridgefield Library
Room: Online
Age Group: All Ages/Families
Program Type: Notices
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 47
Description:
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 multiple hold notifications within a short time period, please only set one appointment. Circulation staff ...

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

Consult-a-Librarian

10/26/2020 @ 10:00am - 10/30/2020 @ 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 eAudiobooks? Have a research question?  One of our Adult Services librarians is re...
This event is in the "All Ages/Families" group.

Storytime-ONLINE

10:30am - 11:00am
Registration
Library Branch: Ridgefield Library
Room: Online
Age Group: All Ages/Families
Program Type: Featured, Storytimes & Early Literacy
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: Unlimited
Description:
Join the children's librarians for books, songs, and fun in our special online storytime! New storytimes released every Monday. Watch storytime here on Youtube or register to receive an email reminder with the link. Registration is not requir...

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.
Registration
Library Branch: Ridgefield Library
Room: Online
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Classes & Workshops, Special Programs
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 8
Description:
POSTPONED - PLEASE REGISTER IF YOU WOULD LIKE TO TAKE PART AND A NEW START DATE WILL BE EMAILED TO YOU WHEN WE HAVE IT. The Ridgefield Library’s new Job Search Work Team (JSWT) is a networking and accountability group that will meet online weekly ...
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: 29
Description:
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 multiple hold notifications within a short time period, please only set one appointment. Circulation staff ...

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: Online
Age Group: Adults, Teens
Program Type: Classes & Workshops, Featured, Technology & STEAM
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 21
Description:
Pronunciator is an online language learning program, featuring beginning through advanced modules for 80 languages, plus extensive assistance with learning English for speakers of many languages.  Learn how to utilize this online resource a...
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 Scrabble Club

6:00pm - 7:00pm
Registration
Library Branch: Ridgefield Library
Room: Online
Age Group: Grades 3–5, Grades 6–8, Teens
Program Type: Featured, Games & Activities
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: Unlimited
Description:
For students in grades 3-12. Learn strategies and techniques online with Scrabble Master Cornelia Guest. Please create an account for Internet Scrabble Club before the first session and remember your screen name. You will receive the Zoom informati...

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.

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: 17
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 "All Ages/Families" group.

Lobby Pick-Up (10-1; 4-7)

10:00am - 7:00pm
Registration
Library Branch: Ridgefield Library
Room: Online
Age Group: All Ages/Families
Program Type: Notices
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 44
Description:
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 multiple hold notifications within a short time period, please only set one appointment. Circulation staff ...

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.
Registration
Library Branch: Ridgefield Library
Room: Online
Age Group: Ages 3-5
Program Type: Featured, Storytimes & Early Literacy
Registration Required
Waitlist Seats Remaining: Unlimited
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. Themes will include Fall, Halloween, the Moon,  Thanksgiving ...

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 "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: 40
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.

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: 50
Description:
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 multiple hold notifications within a short time period, please only set one appointment. Circulation staff ...

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: Online
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Featured, Lectures & Panels
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 124
Description:
Join us for a live presentation via Zoom with Toni McKeen. Two Local World War Heroes: Deane Keller and Varian Fry made great contributions to the WWII war effort without ever picking up a gun.  Learn how their work left an important, la...
This event is in the "All Ages/Families" group.
Registration
Library Branch: Ridgefield Library
Room: Online
Age Group: All Ages/Families
Program Type: Featured, Special Programs, Storytimes & Early Literacy
Registration Required
Waitlist Seats Remaining: Unlimited
Description:
Join us for a live Zoom storytime with Halloween books, songs, and a craft! Costumes welcome! A bag with craft materials (and your child's name on it) will be available on the green cart in the Main Level Lobby during Contactless Pick-up or E...

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.
Library Branch: Off Site
Room: Other (off site)
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Featured, Music & Performances
Description:
The Aldrich Contemporary Art Museum presents a program based on their Hindsight Is podcast series. This program is free to Ridgefield Library cardholders. Visit The Aldrich Contemporary Art Museum's  website for more information and...

Disclaimer(s)

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; 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: 50
Description:
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 multiple hold notifications within a short time period, please only set one appointment. Circulation staff ...

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.

Storytime-ONLINE

10:30am - 11:00am
Registration
Library Branch: Ridgefield Library
Room: Online
Age Group: All Ages/Families
Program Type: Featured, Storytimes & Early Literacy
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: Unlimited
Description:
Join the children's librarians for books, songs, and fun in our special online storytime! New storytimes released every Monday. Watch storytime here on Youtube or register to receive an email reminder with the link. Registration is not requir...

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 "Ages 3-5" group.
This event is in the "Grades K–2" group.
Registration
Library Branch: Ridgefield Library
Room: Online
Age Group: Adults, Ages 3-5, Grades K–2
Program Type: Featured, Parenting, Storytimes & Early Literacy
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 12
Description:
Description This self-paced, play-based, asynchronous course for caregivers and their children, is created by Dr. Caroline Ugurlu (pronounced urloo), author of "Letters are Characters." Help your child overcome common reading struggles to ens...

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.
Registration
Library Branch: Ridgefield Library
Room: Online
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Classes & Workshops, Special Programs
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 8
Description:
POSTPONED - PLEASE REGISTER IF YOU WOULD LIKE TO TAKE PART AND A NEW START DATE WILL BE EMAILED TO YOU WHEN WE HAVE IT. The Ridgefield Library’s new Job Search Work Team (JSWT) is a networking and accountability group that will meet online weekly ...
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 Scrabble Club

6:00pm - 7:00pm
Registration
Library Branch: Ridgefield Library
Room: Online
Age Group: Grades 3–5, Grades 6–8, Teens
Program Type: Featured, Games & Activities
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: Unlimited
Description:
For students in grades 3-12. Learn strategies and techniques online with Scrabble Master Cornelia Guest. Please create an account for Internet Scrabble Club before the first session and remember your screen name. You will receive the Zoom informati...

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.
Registration
Library Branch: Ridgefield Library
Room: Online
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Book Discussions
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 50
Description:
The Nonfictioneers meet on the first Tuesday of the month via Zoom (while the Library is doing online programs only) to discuss classic and contemporary non-fiction titles. Please register below to receive the Zoom link.  This month we wil...
This event is in the "Ages 3-5" group.

Crafty Storytime Moon Magic

10:30am - 11:15am
Registration
Library Branch: Ridgefield Library
Room: Online
Age Group: Ages 3-5
Program Type: Featured, Storytimes & Early Literacy
Registration Required
Waitlist Seats Remaining: Unlimited
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. Themes will include Fall, Halloween, the Moon,  Thanksgiving ...

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.
Registration
Library Branch: Ridgefield Library
Room: Online
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Lectures & Panels
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 199
Description:
PREPARING FOR MEDICARE OPEN ENROLLMENT, WHAT’S NEW Attendees will receive an update on changes planned for 2021 Medicare health plans (Prescription Drug Plans, Medicare Advantage Plans, Supplemental/Medigap plans and Medicare Assistance progr...
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: 47
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.

ONLINE - Murder by the Book

10:30am - 12:30pm
Registration
Library Branch: Ridgefield Library
Room: Online
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Book Discussions, Featured
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 35
Description:
Join us for Murder by the Book, the Library's mystery book discussion group, which meets monthly January through November via Zoom until we are able to meet in person again! Check here for upcoming titles.  New readers are alwa...

The Library’s mystery discussion group meets on the first Thursday of every month (except December) at 10:30 AM. New readers are always welcome. 

This event is in the "Adults" group.

RidgefieldWriters.com Writing Workshop

10:15am - 12:15pm
Cancelled
Registration
Library Branch: Ridgefield Library
Room: Randolph Board Room
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Classes & Workshops
Description:
Open to all writing genres, all levels of writers, ages 18 and up. About the RidgefieldWriters.com workshops: In addition to writing and supporting each other, the purpose of each meeting is to obtain feedback from other writers about pieces we ar...
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: Featured, Music & Performances
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 198
Description:
For this virtual concert, acclaimed guitarist and music historian, Joey Leone will present, "The History of Blues in America," a one-hour program which covers the history, influence, and social impact of American blues music through songs, stories, a...