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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 3–5" group.

Ms President US

2:00pm - 6:00pm
Library Branch: Ridgefield Library
Room: Combined Main and Dayton Program Rooms
Age Group: Grades 3–5
Program Type: Special Programs
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 "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: Dayton Program Room
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Book Discussions
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 or other ...

The group meets at 7 PM on the third Tuesday of the month (except December) for a discussion of new and classic titles. 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 "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: Randolph Board Room
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Book Discussions
Description:
Click here to see selections and to check on availability. ...

The Food For Thought discussion group reads books that explore the many ways that food expresses, affects, and enriches our lives. Discussions are usually held on the third Friday of every month (except December). New readers always welcome. 

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, Featured
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 "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.

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.

AM Book Group

10:00am - 12:00pm
Library Branch: Ridgefield Library
Room: Randolph Board Room
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Book Discussions
Description:
Click here for more information about upcoming AM Book Group selections and to check our catalog. ...

The group meets on the fourth Wednesday of every month (except December). The group gathers at 10 AM to discuss classic titles. 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 "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.
Library Branch: Administrative
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Exhibits & Art Talks, Featured
Description:
Kenneth Hunt is a self-taught artist who lives in Connecticut and focuses mainly on figurative and landscape images. Painting in oil on canvas, his use of bold color is primary to his composition. He began painting in 2016 and is now a full-time arti...
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.

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: Gallery
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Exhibits & Art Talks, Featured
Description:
Please join us for an artist's reception featuring the paintings of Kenneth Hunt. Kenneth Hunt is a self-taught artist who lives in Connecticut and focuses mainly on figurative and landscape images. Painting in oil on canvas, his use of bol...
This event is in the "Adults" group.
Registration
Library Branch: Ridgefield Library
Room: Combined Main and Dayton Program Rooms
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Author Talks, Lectures & Panels
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 158
Description:
Elaine Weiss is a journalist and author whose work has appeared in The Atlantic, Harper’s, The New York Times, and The Christian Science Monitor , as well as in reports and documentaries for National Public Radio and Voice of Amer...

The Votes for Women: Ridgefield Celebrates the 19th Amendment series is co-sponsored by Ridgefield Library, Ridgefield Historical Society, the League of Women Voters of Ridgefield, Keeler Tavern Museum & History Center, and the Drum Hill Chapter of the DAR.

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.
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 "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.