ALA Libraries Transforming Communities Grant Prompts Great Discussion

ALA Libraries Transforming Communities Grant Prompts Great Discussion

SBL would like to thank all of the participants that took place in our George Washington Rules of Civility discussion. 

Giving Opportunity

Do you remember the excitement you felt when you entered a library for the first time? The possibilities it offered

Saxton B. Little will be closing at 1:30pm today (1/25/23) due to the forecasted weather.

Info updated 1/25/2023

Saxton’s 2023 Calendars on sale now!!!  

Only $10.00  Get one while they last!Spend 2023 with Saxton and his family as they read around the Library!

Shopping?  Support us while you do!

While you’re shopping online with Amazon, consider choosing Saxton B. Little as your designated charity through AmazonSmile!

AmazonSmile will donate 0.5% of your eligible purchases to the charitable organization of your choice. To shop at AmazonSmile, simply go to on your web browser or activate AmazonSmile on your Amazon Shopping app on your iOS or Android phone (found under settings on your app). If it’s your first visit, search for “Saxton B. Little,” shop, select us and we’ll receive a portion of the proceeds. After that, just go to the url: when you shop!  It will all look the same, but going thru this path Amazon will donate to us!  Thank you for your support!

Masks are highly recommended for everyone when in the Library.

If you would like a mask when visiting us, please ask a staff person.

At this juncture mask wearing is a personal choice.  Please be kind and respectful of people’s choices.

Curbside pick-up still available by request.  

Remember that we are still offering grab bags and Tailored Titles (a selection chosen with your likes/dislikes in mind). Instructions for searching the catalog, how to browse library shelves from home, and more are available by clicking here.

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

Need help with Zoom?  Instructions here! 

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. 

Dec-Feb see the wonderful photography of Columbia resident Paul Ramsey

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 6:30 pm at the Library, with the exception of December.   Click here for agenda.

Library Events

Storyoga »

Tuesday, January 31, 2023

Herbal Remedies for Winter Wellness »

Tuesday, January 31, 2023

Spice Club: Cinnamon (distribution) »

Wednesday, February 1, 2023

Columbia Stitchers »

Wednesday, February 1, 2023

Mother-Daughter Book Club Meeting »

Thursday, February 2, 2023

Baby Bees »

Friday, February 3, 2023

eBooks, eAudio, Music, Movies, & More!

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