Covid 19 Information

(Information on Covid 19; Last updated 5/5/2020 – new items on the bottom)   CDC website specifically regarding Covid 19

Local Information During Covid 19

The following is information that has come our way that we think you may not have heard…. (last updated 5/5/20

Saxton Working From Home

(Saxton’s adventures are posted here oldest at the top!  Looking for Saxton Line drawing? Click here!) Last updated 5/5/20 While

Saxton Visits Paris

Saxton Mouse has recently returned from a visit to Paris.     He had a wonderful time, visiting cheese shops


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Updates !!!

Info updated 09/16/2020

Your Vote Matters!!!  Click here for information on how to register to vote in CT!


For information on Curbside Service:  Please click here.    For information on Browsing in the LibraryPlease click here.


See instructions for browsing the shelves, requesting items and making lists from home, here.


Upcoming Zoom programs:

All book groups (7 of them, something for everyone!)  are running and meeting via Zoom.  See the book group pages for book lists and schedule!

Wednesday 9/30  Columbia Writers Group – all welcome!


Diversity in your homeschooling curriculum

Contact us for Zoom Codes and questions!



Current Hours

Phone Hours:

Monday & Saturday: 11:00am – 4:00pm

Tuesday, Wednesday, and Thursday: 11:00am – 7:00pm

Friday:  10:00am  – 3:00pm

Curbside Pick-up Hours:

Monday:  2:00pm – 4:00pm

Thursday:  12:00pm – 2:00pm / 2:00pm – 4:00pm  / 6:00pm – 7:30pm

Friday: 10:00am – 12:00pm / 12:00pm –  2:00pm

Saturday:  11:00am – 1:00pm

Browsing Hours:

Tuesday:  1:00pm – 3:00 pm / 5:00pm – 7:00pm

Wednesday:  11:00am – 2:00pm

Saturday:  2:00pm – 4:00pm

Want something to read or watch, but you’re not sure what that something is? We can help! Use our Tailored Titles service. We are happy to make suggestions based on your likes/dislikes. Or be surprised: ask for a grab bag! We will pick out a few titles for you to try. Don’t like them? We won’t be offended; we’ll just keep trying!

If you have questions or need to contact us, please call the Library at 860-228-0350.

Watch here for more information or sign up for our newsletter to be e-mailed directly.  Sign up to your left.


Need help with Zoom?  Instructions here! 

Read more about Saxton’s adventures and see more pictures in our news section –>


We welcome your suggestions. Please email:  or visit our purple Suggestion Box in the Library.


Please be sure to view the art work on display in the Library.

Click here for information about showing your work, In our Gallery

Library Association Board meetings take place on the 4th Monday of each month at 7:00 pm at the Library, with the exception of December.   Click here for agenda.

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Library Events

Library Closed »

Sunday, September 20, 2020

Nonfiction Book Group: Buzz, Sting, Bite »

Tuesday, September 22, 2020

Columbia Stitchers »

Wednesday, September 23, 2020

Beckish Book Group: The Husband's Secret »

Thursday, September 24, 2020

Baby Bees on Zoom »

Friday, September 25, 2020

Library Closed »

Sunday, September 27, 2020

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