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This event is in the "Adults" group.

Mindfulness and Meditation

6:30pm - 7:30pm
Cancelled
Registration
Library Branch: Ridgefield Library
Room: Main Program Room
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Classes & Workshops, Featured, Health & Wellness
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.

ONLINE - AM Book Group

10:00am - 12:00pm
Library Branch: Ridgefield Library
Room: Online
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Book Discussions, Featured
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 "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: 10
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...

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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.

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.
Library Branch: Ridgefield Library
Room: Gallery
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Exhibits & Art Talks, Featured
Description:
Renovare La Terra exhibition will run from April 2 through May 2 in the Library's Lower Level Gallery. Renovare La Terra means renewal of the land and restoration of the earth and self. It is a hopeful concept, one that drew artists Carina Ch...
This event is in the "Adults" group.
Registration
Library Branch: Ridgefield Library
Room: Main Program Room
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Exhibits & Art Talks, Featured
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 60
Description:
Prior to the reception from for the exhibition, Renovare La Terra there will be two artists' talks an a guest speaker in the Main Program Room from 2 - 3 PM. Please register below for the talks. Artist's talks before the reception: 2:00 - 2:30 ...
This event is in the "Adults" group.
Library Branch: Administrative
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Exhibits & Art Talks, Featured
Description:
The artists' reception for the exhibition: Renovare La Terra will take place from 3 - 5 PM. There is no need to regsiter for the reception. For the two artists' talks taking place before the reception from 2 - 3 PM, please register at the Renovare...
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 storytime here on Youtube. The Library is not responsible for your privacy or security on third party platforms. ...

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 "Adults" group.

Nonfictioneers

7:00pm - 9:00pm
Library Branch: Ridgefield Library
Room: Dayton Program Room
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Book Discussions
Description:
The Nonfictioneers meet on the first Tuesday of the month to discuss classic and contemporary non-fiction titles. Click here for more information and to see the upcoming discussion selections. ...
This event is in the "Adults" group.

Murder by the Book

10:30am - 12:30pm
Registration
Library Branch: Ridgefield Library
Room: Randolph Board Room
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Book Discussions
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 12
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...

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 "Ages 3-5" group.
Library Branch: Ridgefield Library
Room: Leir Children’s Program Room
Age Group: Ages 3-5
Program Type: Featured, Storytimes & Early Literacy
Description:
Children ages 3, 4, & 5 enjoy stories, songs, movement and fun activities. Independent children may attend alone.  Adults need to remain in the Lodewick Children's LIbrary. No 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 "All Ages/Families" group.

Friday Flicks

11:00am - 11:30am
Library Branch: Ridgefield Library
Room: Leir Children’s Program Room
Age Group: All Ages/Families
Program Type: Featured, Films

Short book-based films for children ages 2 & up with a parent or caregiver.

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 6–8" group.
This event is in the "Teens" group.
Library Branch: Ridgefield Library
Room: Randolph Board Room
Age Group: Grades 6–8, Teens
Program Type: Classes & Workshops
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 storytime here on Youtube. The Library is not responsible for your privacy or security on third party platforms. ...

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 "Adults" group.
Library Branch: Ridgefield Library
Room: Randolph Board Room
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Book Discussions, Featured
Description:
Join us for our new World Lit Now! A contemporary world literature book discussion group that will meet on the 2nd Wednesday of the month from January through November. Check here for upcoming titles. New readers are always welcome. Copies of the ...
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: 6
Description:
  Ridgefield Historical Society and Ridgefield Library present Votes for Women: The Long and Winding Road   Votes for Women: The Long and Winding Road is a four-week, mini-course that will focus on the women of Seneca Falls, NY, ...
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, Featured, 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 "Adults" group.
Registration
Library Branch: Ridgefield Library
Room: Online
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Featured, Lectures & Panels, Technology & STEAM
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 200
Description:
In this presentation, Noam Slonim will talk about Project Debater and how persuasive a computer can be. Project Debater is the first AI system that can meaningfully debate a human opponent. The system, an IBM Grand Challenge, is design...
This event is in the "Ages 3-5" group.
Library Branch: Ridgefield Library
Room: Leir Children’s Program Room
Age Group: Ages 3-5
Program Type: Featured, Storytimes & Early Literacy
Description:
Children ages 3, 4, & 5 enjoy stories, songs, movement and fun activities. Independent children may attend alone.  Adults need to remain in the Lodewick Children's LIbrary. No 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.
Library Branch: Off Site
Room: Founders Hall
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Book Discussions
Description:
For a listing of upcoming dates and book selections click here. ...

The group meets on the second Thursday of the month (except December) at 3 PM. This book group is open to members of Founders Hall only. 

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 "All Ages/Families" group.

Friday Flicks

11:00am - 11:30am
Library Branch: Ridgefield Library
Room: Leir Children’s Program Room
Age Group: All Ages/Families
Program Type: Featured, Films

Short book-based films for children ages 2 & up with a parent or caregiver.

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 "Adults" group.
Library Branch: Ridgefield Library
Room: Dayton Program Room
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Classes & Workshops, Featured, Games & Activities

The Shutterbugs usually meet on the second Saturday of the month to discuss their craft and/or head out on their many field trips. At this time they are meeting remotely via Zoom. Please email ridgefieldshutterbugs@yahoo.com for information and to receive the Zoom invitation.

This event is in the "Grades 6–8" group.
This event is in the "Teens" group.
Library Branch: Ridgefield Library
Room: Randolph Board Room
Age Group: Grades 6–8, Teens
Program Type: Classes & Workshops
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: 110
Description:
NOTE: This program was rescheduled from March 14, 2020 to September 13, 2020. 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 Chapm...
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 storytime here on Youtube. The Library is not responsible for your privacy or security on third party platforms. ...

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 "Adults" group.

Books and Breakfast

10:30am - 12:00pm
Library Branch: Ridgefield Library
Room: Dayton Program Room
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Book Discussions

Books and Breakfast meets on the second Monday morning of the month (except December) for a monthly to chat about participants’ favorite books.  Come hear about what others are reading over a generous breakfast spread!