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

Consult-a-Librarian

7/13 @ 9:00am - 7/17 @ 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.
Registration
Library Branch: Ridgefield Library
Room: Other
Age Group: All Ages/Families
Program Type: Notices
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 5
Description:
SCROLL ALL THE WAY DOWN TO REGISTER, PLEASE. Please do not sign up for a Pickup Window until you have received an email or phone call notification from the Library that your hold(s) are ready for you! If you receive multiple hold notification...

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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 "All Ages/Families" group.

ONLINE- Storytime

10:30am - 11:00am
Library Branch: Ridgefield Library
Room: Online
Age Group: All Ages/Families
Program Type: Featured, Storytimes & Early Literacy
Description:
Join the children's librarians for books, songs, and fun in our special online storytime! New storytimes released every Monday. Watch the storytime here on Youtube! The Library is not responsible for your privacy or security on third party plat...

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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.

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: 17
Description:
Join us for a monthly chat about what you are reading. Discussions take place via Zoom till we are able to meet in the Library once again. Please register below to receive the Zoom link, which will be included in your confirmation and reminder emails...
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
Seats Remaining: 4
Description:
Join us for an online class via Zoom. This class is led by Dawn DeCosta of Tech Savvy. Intro to iPad. Please register below to receive the Zoom link.  ...

Tech Tricks is a series of hands-on technology classes aimed at helping seniors stay current and connected!  The series is made possible thanks to the Paul and Johanna Laszig Fund for the Elderly.

This event is in the "All Ages/Families" group.

Afternoon Pickup Window

1:00pm - 3:00pm
Registration
Library Branch: Ridgefield Library
Room: Other
Age Group: All Ages/Families
Program Type: Notices
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 11
Description:
SCROLL ALL THE WAY DOWN TO REGISTER, PLEASE. Please do not sign up for a Pickup Window until you have received an email or phone call notification from the Library that your hold(s) are ready for you! If you receive multiple hold notification...

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: Classes & Workshops
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 35
Description:
Join us for a ten-session course taking place twice a week called 🤟Everything you want to know to get started learning about Deaf Culture and American Sign Language (ASL). Husband and wife team Suzanne and LeRoy Terrio will visually...
This event is in the "All Ages/Families" group.

Morning Pickup Window

10:00am - 12:00pm
Registration
Library Branch: Ridgefield Library
Room: Other
Age Group: All Ages/Families
Program Type: Notices
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 20
Description:
SCROLL ALL THE WAY DOWN TO REGISTER, PLEASE. Please do not sign up for a Pickup Window until you have received an email or phone call notification from the Library that your hold(s) are ready for you! If you receive multiple hold notification...

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

ONLINE- Storytime Live!

10:30am - 11:00am
Registration
Library Branch: Ridgefield Library
Room: Online
Age Group: Ages 0-2, Ages 3-5
Program Type: Featured, Storytimes & Early Literacy
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 24
Description:
Join Children's Services Staff in this interactive storytime including songs, movement and stories of course! You will receive a link to access the program upon registration. Looking forward to seeing your smiles and hearing you sing along and have s...

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.

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

Creative Writing Workshop

11:00am - 12:00pm
Registration
Library Branch: Ridgefield Library
Room: Online
Age Group: Grades K–2, Grades 3–5
Program Type: Classes & Workshops, Featured
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: Unlimited
Description:
Like to write stories? Writers in grades 3-5 meet each week to write fantasy, mythology and fairytales in this one hour weekly class led by author and writing teacher, Kim Kovach. Registration is required. You will receive the Zoom link in your 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.

This event is in the "All Ages/Families" group.

Afternoon Pickup Window

1:00pm - 3:00pm
Registration
Library Branch: Ridgefield Library
Room: Other
Age Group: All Ages/Families
Program Type: Notices
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 24
Description:
SCROLL ALL THE WAY DOWN TO REGISTER, PLEASE. Please do not sign up for a Pickup Window until you have received an email or phone call notification from the Library that your hold(s) are ready for you! If you receive multiple hold notification...

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: 176
Description:
Bob Reby, CFP®, Founder and CEO of Reby Advisors, and Dr. John R. Patrick, author of Election Attitude: How Internet Voting Leads to a Stronger Democracy will discuss: Voting with paper or via the Internet: Which is more secure, ...
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.
Registration
Library Branch: Ridgefield Library
Room: Online
Age Group: Grades K–2, Grades 3–5, Grades 6–8
Program Type: Featured, Music & Performances
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: Unlimited
Description:
Enjoy the Hampstead Stage Company's performance of Alice in Wonderland suggested for children ages 5 - 10.  Join Alice in her adventures down the rabbit hole from the comfort of your home. The Hampstead Stage Company is a profession touring comp...

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.
Library Branch: Ridgefield Library
Room: Online
Age Group: All Ages/Families
Program Type: Featured, Storytimes & Early Literacy
Description:
Celebrate this week's summer reading theme with a quick and fun read-a-loud! Watch it here on Youtube. The Library cannot guarantee your privacy or security on third party platforms. Sign up for our Summer Reading Program by following this link...

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.

Virtual Chess Club

10:00am - 11:00am
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: 42
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.

Morning Pickup Window

10:00am - 12:00pm
Registration
Library Branch: Ridgefield Library
Room: Other
Age Group: All Ages/Families
Program Type: Notices
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 31
Description:
SCROLL ALL THE WAY DOWN TO REGISTER, PLEASE. Please do not sign up for a Pickup Window until you have received an email or phone call notification from the Library that your hold(s) are ready for you! If you receive multiple hold notification...

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 0-2" group.
This event is in the "Ages 3-5" group.
Registration
Library Branch: Ridgefield Library
Room: Online
Age Group: Ages 0-2, Ages 3-5
Program Type: Classes & Workshops, Featured
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: Unlimited
Description:
Join Jennifer Barrett and learn yoga designed just for young children.  Enjoy music and movement in this gentle practice. Registration is required. You will receive a link and information about how to view this program on the day of the ev...
This event is in the "All Ages/Families" group.

Afternoon Pickup Window

1:00pm - 3:00pm
Registration
Library Branch: Ridgefield Library
Room: Other
Age Group: All Ages/Families
Program Type: Notices
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 31
Description:
SCROLL ALL THE WAY DOWN TO REGISTER, PLEASE. Please do not sign up for a Pickup Window until you have received an email or phone call notification from the Library that your hold(s) are ready for you! If you receive multiple hold notification...

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: Classes & Workshops
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 1
Description:
Please join us for the Library's first NaNoWriMo writing camp taking place every Wednesday evening during July. Participants can sign-up at NaNoWriMo to track progress, and get updates and tips from NaNoWriMo (optional). Participants must h...
This event is in the "Adults" group.
This event is in the "Teens" group.

Next Chapter Book Club

6:30pm - 7:30pm
Library Branch: Ridgefield Library
Room: Online
Age Group: Adults, Teens
Program Type: Book Discussions, Special Programs
Description:
Join our monthly book club designed especially for adolescents (16 and up) and adults with intellectual and developmental challenges. This inclusive book club is open to anyone who enjoys a good story!  Non-readers, non-verbal, emerging readers,...
This event is in the "Grades K–2" group.
This event is in the "Grades 3–5" group.

French Club

11:00am - 11:30am
Registration
Library Branch: Ridgefield Library
Room: Online
Age Group: Grades K–2, Grades 3–5
Program Type: Classes & Workshops, Featured
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 6
Description:
Join our French teacher Elhem to get a taste of the language. Learn some conversational French through songs and practice. For children ages 5-10 who want to experience a new language. Registration is required. The Zoom link will be sent to you in...

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: Classes & Workshops, Featured, Technology & STEAM
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 16
Description:
Join us for an online class via Zoom. This class is led by Dawn DeCosta of Tech Savvy. Intro to Apple Mail Please register below to receive the Zoom link.  ...

Tech Tricks is a series of hands-on technology classes aimed at helping seniors stay current and connected!  The series is made possible thanks to the Paul and Johanna Laszig Fund for the Elderly.

This event is in the "All Ages/Families" group.

Afternoon Pickup Window

1:00pm - 3:00pm
Registration
Library Branch: Ridgefield Library
Room: Other
Age Group: All Ages/Families
Program Type: Notices
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 34
Description:
Please do not sign up for a Pickup Window until you have received an email or phone call notification from the Library that your hold(s) are ready for you! If you receive multiple hold notifications within a short time period, please only s...

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: 19
Description:
Join us for a virtual book club. We will be discussing The Poet X by Elizabeth Acevedo which is available through Hoopla. This book is a 2021 Nutmeg Nominee on the High School List. Xiomara Batista feels unheard and unable to hide in her...
This event is in the "All Ages/Families" group.

Evening Pickup Window

5:00pm - 7:00pm
Registration
Library Branch: Ridgefield Library
Room: Other
Age Group: All Ages/Families
Program Type: Notices
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 34
Description:
SCROLL ALL THE WAY DOWN TO REGISTER, PLEASE. Please do not sign up for a Pickup Window until you have received an email or phone call notification from the Library that your hold(s) are ready for you! If you receive multiple hold notification...

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: Classes & Workshops
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 35
Description:
Join us for a ten-session course taking place twice a week called 🤟Everything you want to know to get started learning about Deaf Culture and American Sign Language (ASL). Husband and wife team Suzanne and LeRoy Terrio will visually...
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.
Library Branch: Ridgefield Library
Room: Online
Age Group: Ages 0-2, Ages 3-5, Grades K–2
Program Type: Featured, Storytimes & Early Literacy
Description:
Join us for a Virtual Live Bedtime Story Series + Video Call GIVEAWAY! This interactive event series begins on July 16th at 7pm eastern with a Live Superhero Bedtime Story full of hero training, engaging storytelling, and games--Plus, the character w...

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.