Upcoming Events

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This event is in the "Preschoolers" group.
This event is in the "Kids" group.
This event is in the "Tweens" group.
This event is in the "Teens" group.
This event is in the "Families" group.

Boredom Buster: The Musical

March 31, 2020
3:00pm - 4:00pm
Ridgefield Community Library
Cancelled
Library Branch: Ridgefield Community Library
Age Group: Preschoolers, Kids, Tweens, Teens, Families
Program Type: Craft/Maker/DIY
Program description:
Make a musical instrument from one of our craft kits or design one of your own! ...

Note

Library events and programs are open to the public and provided at no cost. Special accommodations may be requested using our Accommodation Request Form no later than 15 days prior to the event.

This event is in the "Preschoolers" group.
This event is in the "Kids" group.
This event is in the "Tweens" group.
This event is in the "Teens" group.
This event is in the "Families" group.

Boredom Buster: Poisson d'avril (April Fish)

April 1, 2020
3:00pm - 4:00pm
Ridgefield Community Library
Cancelled
Library Branch: Ridgefield Community Library
Age Group: Preschoolers, Kids, Tweens, Teens, Families
Program Type: Craft/Maker/DIY
Program description:
In France, April 1 is celebrated with practical jokes. The most common prank is to secretly tape a paper fish to someone's back and then yell "poisson d'avril" or "April Fish" to surprise them. Join us for fish crafts in the library.  ...

Note

Library events and programs are open to the public and provided at no cost. Special accommodations may be requested using our Accommodation Request Form no later than 15 days prior to the event.

This event is in the "Kids" group.
This event is in the "Tweens" group.
This event is in the "Teens" group.
This event is in the "Families" group.
This event is in the "New Adults" group.
This event is in the "Adults" group.
This event is in the "Seniors" group.

Tech Take Apart

April 2, 2020
10:00am - 12:00pm
Ridgefield Community Library
Cancelled
Library Branch: Ridgefield Community Library
Room: Large Community Room
Age Group: Kids, Tweens, Teens, Families, New Adults, Adults, Seniors
Program Type: Craft/Maker/DIY
Program description:
Ever wonder what's inside electronic equipment? Satisfy your curiosity and take apart broken gadgets. All tools and equipment provided. Ages six years and older. Children ages 6-10 must be accompanied by an adult.  ...

Note

Library events and programs are open to the public and provided at no cost. Special accommodations may be requested using our Accommodation Request Form no later than 15 days prior to the event.

This event is in the "Preschoolers" group.
This event is in the "Kids" group.
This event is in the "Tweens" group.
This event is in the "Teens" group.
This event is in the "Families" group.

Boredom Buster: I See You!

April 2, 2020
3:00pm - 4:00pm
Ridgefield Community Library
Cancelled
Library Branch: Ridgefield Community Library
Age Group: Preschoolers, Kids, Tweens, Teens, Families
Program Type: Craft/Maker/DIY
Program description:
Today is all things eyes: googly eyes, eye stickers and more! Join us for these eye-catching crafts.  ...

Note

Library events and programs are open to the public and provided at no cost. Special accommodations may be requested using our Accommodation Request Form no later than 15 days prior to the event.

This event is in the "Preschoolers" group.
This event is in the "Kids" group.
This event is in the "Tweens" group.
This event is in the "Teens" group.
This event is in the "Families" group.

Boredom Buster: Paper Beads

April 3, 2020
3:00pm - 4:00pm
Ridgefield Community Library
Cancelled
Library Branch: Ridgefield Community Library
Age Group: Preschoolers, Kids, Tweens, Teens, Families
Program Type: Craft/Maker/DIY
Program description:
Join us as we create handmade paper beads to use in your own unique designs. All materials will be provided.  ...

Note

Library events and programs are open to the public and provided at no cost. Special accommodations may be requested using our Accommodation Request Form no later than 15 days prior to the event.

This event is in the "Preschoolers" group.
This event is in the "Kids" group.
This event is in the "Tweens" group.
This event is in the "Families" group.

First Saturday at Ridgefield Community Library

April 4, 2020
10:00am - 2:00pm
Ridgefield Community Library
Cancelled
Library Branch: Ridgefield Community Library
Room: In Library - Ridgefield
Age Group: Preschoolers, Kids, Tweens, Families
Program Type: Craft/Maker/DIY, Games or Fun
Program description:
Join library staff for a craft to celebrate the theme of Ridgefield's First Saturday. ...

Note

Library events and programs are open to the public and provided at no cost. Special accommodations may be requested using our Accommodation Request Form no later than 15 days prior to the event.

This event is in the "Kids" group.
This event is in the "Families" group.

Build It!

April 11, 2020
10:00am - 12:00pm
Ridgefield Community Library
Cancelled
Library Branch: Ridgefield Community Library
Room: In Library - Ridgefield
Age Group: Kids, Families
Program Type: Craft/Maker/DIY
Program description:
Inspire your imagination and develop your STEM skills. You never know what we'll build with: LEGO® bricks, blocks, boxes, or other fun materials. ...

Note

Library events and programs are open to the public and provided at no cost. Special accommodations may be requested using our Accommodation Request Form no later than 15 days prior to the event.

This event is in the "Kids" group.

Read to the Dog

April 21, 2020
6:00pm - 7:00pm
Ridgefield Community Library
Cancelled
Registration
Library Branch: Ridgefield Community Library
Room: In Library - Ridgefield
Age Group: Kids
Program Type: Games or Fun
Program description:
Practice your reading skills and make a new, four-legged friend! Program is intended for ages 5-9. Please register below. ...

Note

Library events and programs are open to the public and provided at no cost. Special accommodations may be requested using our Accommodation Request Form no later than 15 days prior to the event.

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

Tween/Teen Book Group

April 22, 2020
4:00pm - 5:00pm
Ridgefield Community Library
Cancelled
Library Branch: Ridgefield Community Library
Room: In Library - Ridgefield
Age Group: Tweens, Teens
Program Type: Book Group
Program description:

Do you like reading? Do you like talking about books? Join our book group for friendly, lively discussions.

Borrow a book, read it and bring it back to discussion group. Enjoy a snack and craft while you talk about the book you read. We will be discussing Touching Spirit Bear by Ben Mikaelsen. ...

Note

Library events and programs are open to the public and provided at no cost. Special accommodations may be requested using our Accommodation Request Form no later than 15 days prior to the event.

This event is in the "Preschoolers" group.
This event is in the "Kids" group.
This event is in the "Tweens" group.
This event is in the "Families" group.

First Saturday at Ridgefield Community Library

May 2, 2020
10:00am - 2:00pm
Ridgefield Community Library
Library Branch: Ridgefield Community Library
Room: In Library - Ridgefield
Age Group: Preschoolers, Kids, Tweens, Families
Program Type: Craft/Maker/DIY, Games or Fun
Program description:
Join library staff for a craft to celebrate the theme of Ridgefield's First Saturday. ...

Note

Library events and programs are open to the public and provided at no cost. Special accommodations may be requested using our Accommodation Request Form no later than 15 days prior to the event.

This event is in the "Kids" group.
This event is in the "Families" group.

Build It!

May 9, 2020
10:00am - 12:00pm
Ridgefield Community Library
Library Branch: Ridgefield Community Library
Room: In Library - Ridgefield
Age Group: Kids, Families
Program Type: Craft/Maker/DIY
Program description:
Inspire your imagination and develop your STEM skills. You never know what we'll build with: LEGO® bricks, blocks, boxes, or other fun materials. ...

Note

Library events and programs are open to the public and provided at no cost. Special accommodations may be requested using our Accommodation Request Form no later than 15 days prior to the event.

This event is in the "Kids" group.

Read to the Dog

May 19, 2020
6:00pm - 7:00pm
Ridgefield Community Library
Registration
Library Branch: Ridgefield Community Library
Room: In Library - Ridgefield
Age Group: Kids
Program Type: Games or Fun
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 3
Program description:
Practice your reading skills and make a new, four-legged friend! Program is intended for ages 5-9. Please register below. ...

Note

Library events and programs are open to the public and provided at no cost. Special accommodations may be requested using our Accommodation Request Form no later than 15 days prior to the event.

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

Tween/Teen Book Group

May 27, 2020
4:00pm - 5:00pm
Ridgefield Community Library
Library Branch: Ridgefield Community Library
Room: In Library - Ridgefield
Age Group: Tweens, Teens
Program Type: Book Group
Program description:

Do you like reading? Do you like talking about books? Join our book group for friendly, lively discussions.

Borrow a book, read it and bring it back to discussion group. Enjoy a snack and craft while you talk about the book you read. We will be discussing The Wee Free Men by Terry Pratchett. ...

Note

Library events and programs are open to the public and provided at no cost. Special accommodations may be requested using our Accommodation Request Form no later than 15 days prior to the event.

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

RIDGEFIELD GAMING GROUP

June 5, 2020
4:00pm - 6:00pm
Ridgefield Community Library
Library Branch: Ridgefield Community Library
Room: In Library - Ridgefield
Age Group: Tweens, Teens
Program Type: Games or Fun
Program description:
Immerse yourself in a freewheeling world of adventure! Join your fellow heroes and do battle with monsters while seeking legendary treasures. Experienced players or those wanting to learn, join us for Pathfinder, Dungeons & Dragons, an...

Note

Library events and programs are open to the public and provided at no cost. Special accommodations may be requested using our Accommodation Request Form no later than 15 days prior to the event.

This event is in the "Preschoolers" group.
This event is in the "Kids" group.
This event is in the "Tweens" group.
This event is in the "Families" group.

Unsinkable Boat Challenge (Off-site)

June 6, 2020
10:00am - 2:00pm
Ridgefield Community Library
Library Branch: Ridgefield Community Library
Room: Off-site RI
Age Group: Preschoolers, Kids, Tweens, Families
Program Type: Games or Fun
Program description:
What floats your boat? Build and test your own design at the Farmers' Market. ...

Note

Library events and programs are open to the public and provided at no cost. Special accommodations may be requested using our Accommodation Request Form no later than 15 days prior to the event.

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

RIDGEFIELD GAMING GROUP

June 12, 2020
4:00pm - 6:00pm
Ridgefield Community Library
Library Branch: Ridgefield Community Library
Room: In Library - Ridgefield
Age Group: Tweens, Teens
Program Type: Games or Fun
Program description:
Immerse yourself in a freewheeling world of adventure! Join your fellow heroes and do battle with monsters while seeking legendary treasures. Experienced players or those wanting to learn, join us for Pathfinder, Dungeons & Dragons, an...

Note

Library events and programs are open to the public and provided at no cost. Special accommodations may be requested using our Accommodation Request Form no later than 15 days prior to the event.

This event is in the "Kids" group.
This event is in the "Families" group.

Build It!

June 13, 2020
10:00am - 12:00pm
Ridgefield Community Library
Library Branch: Ridgefield Community Library
Room: In Library - Ridgefield
Age Group: Kids, Families
Program Type: Craft/Maker/DIY
Program description:
Inspire your imagination and develop your STEM skills. You never know what we'll build with: LEGO® bricks, blocks, boxes, or other fun materials. ...

Note

Library events and programs are open to the public and provided at no cost. Special accommodations may be requested using our Accommodation Request Form no later than 15 days prior to the event.

This event is in the "Kids" group.

Read to the Dog

June 16, 2020
6:00pm - 7:00pm
Ridgefield Community Library
Registration
Library Branch: Ridgefield Community Library
Room: In Library - Ridgefield
Age Group: Kids
Program Type: Games or Fun
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 3
Program description:
Practice your reading skills and make a new, four-legged friend! Program is intended for ages 5-9. Please register below. ...

Note

Library events and programs are open to the public and provided at no cost. Special accommodations may be requested using our Accommodation Request Form no later than 15 days prior to the event.

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

RIDGEFIELD GAMING GROUP

June 19, 2020
4:00pm - 6:00pm
Ridgefield Community Library
Library Branch: Ridgefield Community Library
Room: In Library - Ridgefield
Age Group: Tweens, Teens
Program Type: Games or Fun
Program description:
Immerse yourself in a freewheeling world of adventure! Join your fellow heroes and do battle with monsters while seeking legendary treasures. Experienced players or those wanting to learn, join us for Pathfinder, Dungeons & Dragons, an...

Note

Library events and programs are open to the public and provided at no cost. Special accommodations may be requested using our Accommodation Request Form no later than 15 days prior to the event.

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

RIDGEFIELD GAMING GROUP

June 26, 2020
4:00pm - 6:00pm
Ridgefield Community Library
Library Branch: Ridgefield Community Library
Room: In Library - Ridgefield
Age Group: Tweens, Teens
Program Type: Games or Fun
Program description:
Immerse yourself in a freewheeling world of adventure! Join your fellow heroes and do battle with monsters while seeking legendary treasures. Experienced players or those wanting to learn, join us for Pathfinder, Dungeons & Dragons, an...

Note

Library events and programs are open to the public and provided at no cost. Special accommodations may be requested using our Accommodation Request Form no later than 15 days prior to the event.

This event is in the "Kids" group.
This event is in the "Families" group.

BJ the Clown at Overlook Park

June 27, 2020
11:00am - 12:00pm
Ridgefield Community Library
Library Branch: Ridgefield Community Library
Room: Off-site RI
Age Group: Kids, Families
Program Type: Performance
Program description:
Laugh out loud at this silly show featuring magic, music, juggling, circus skills, and audience participation. BJ brings his wonderful comedy show to the libraries again this summer. After approximately 1500 shows (including virtually every Washin...

Note

Library events and programs are open to the public and provided at no cost. Special accommodations may be requested using our Accommodation Request Form no later than 15 days prior to the event.

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

RIDGEFIELD GAMING GROUP

July 3, 2020
4:00pm - 6:00pm
Ridgefield Community Library
Library Branch: Ridgefield Community Library
Room: In Library - Ridgefield
Age Group: Tweens, Teens
Program Type: Games or Fun
Program description:
Immerse yourself in a freewheeling world of adventure! Join your fellow heroes and do battle with monsters while seeking legendary treasures. Experienced players or those wanting to learn, join us for Pathfinder, Dungeons & Dragons, an...

Note

Library events and programs are open to the public and provided at no cost. Special accommodations may be requested using our Accommodation Request Form no later than 15 days prior to the event.

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

RIDGEFIELD GAMING GROUP

July 10, 2020
4:00pm - 6:00pm
Ridgefield Community Library
Library Branch: Ridgefield Community Library
Room: In Library - Ridgefield
Age Group: Tweens, Teens
Program Type: Games or Fun
Program description:
Immerse yourself in a freewheeling world of adventure! Join your fellow heroes and do battle with monsters while seeking legendary treasures. Experienced players or those wanting to learn, join us for Pathfinder, Dungeons & Dragons, an...

Note

Library events and programs are open to the public and provided at no cost. Special accommodations may be requested using our Accommodation Request Form no later than 15 days prior to the event.

This event is in the "Kids" group.
This event is in the "Families" group.

Build It!

July 11, 2020
10:00am - 12:00pm
Ridgefield Community Library
Library Branch: Ridgefield Community Library
Room: In Library - Ridgefield
Age Group: Kids, Families
Program Type: Craft/Maker/DIY
Program description:
Inspire your imagination and develop your STEM skills. You never know what we'll build with: LEGO® bricks, blocks, boxes, or other fun materials. ...

Note

Library events and programs are open to the public and provided at no cost. Special accommodations may be requested using our Accommodation Request Form no later than 15 days prior to the event.

This event is in the "Kids" group.
This event is in the "Tweens" group.
This event is in the "Teens" group.
This event is in the "Families" group.
This event is in the "New Adults" group.
This event is in the "Adults" group.
This event is in the "Seniors" group.

Steve's Creature Feature (Off-Site)

July 11, 2020
11:00am - 12:00pm
Ridgefield Community Library
Library Branch: Ridgefield Community Library
Room: Off-site RI
Age Group: Kids, Tweens, Teens, Families, New Adults, Adults, Seniors
Program Type: Performance
Program description:
Exciting, interactive and educational presentation into the fascinating world of reptiles. Prepare yourself for the ultimate reptile adventure. This one hour hands-on presentation stretches beyond the scope of TV's exciting wildlife programs with ...

Note

Library events and programs are open to the public and provided at no cost. Special accommodations may be requested using our Accommodation Request Form no later than 15 days prior to the event.

This event is in the "Preschoolers" group.
This event is in the "Kids" group.
This event is in the "Families" group.

Unsinkable Boat Challenge (Off-site)

July 14, 2020
3:00pm - 4:00pm
Ridgefield Community Library
Library Branch: Ridgefield Community Library
Room: Off-site RI
Age Group: Preschoolers, Kids, Families
Program Type: Games or Fun
Program description:
What floats your boat? Build and test your own design. ...

Note

Library events and programs are open to the public and provided at no cost. Special accommodations may be requested using our Accommodation Request Form no later than 15 days prior to the event.

This event is in the "Kids" group.
This event is in the "Tweens" group.
This event is in the "Teens" group.
This event is in the "New Adults" group.
This event is in the "Adults" group.
This event is in the "Seniors" group.

Coding Bootcamp

July 15, 2020
2:00pm - 4:00pm
Ridgefield Community Library
Library Branch: Ridgefield Community Library
Room: Large Community Room
Age Group: Kids, Tweens, Teens, New Adults, Adults, Seniors
Program Type: Craft/Maker/DIY, Technology
Program description:
Interested in learning a computer programming language, but don’t know where to start? Join us for a 2-hour Coding Bootcamp to learn more about different languages, projects, and free resources to kickstart your computer coding learning. Participants...

Note

Library events and programs are open to the public and provided at no cost. Special accommodations may be requested using our Accommodation Request Form no later than 15 days prior to the event.