The Gilbert Library

Welcome to Gilbertlibrary.org!



we are very excited to offer this new way of connecting Northfield with its neighborhood library and its community. Here you can find where we are located, when we are open, our history, new books, how to contact us, upcoming events and more.

We will add links that will connect you to area happenings and things of interest.

Stop in and see us!

"The Slimy and the Scaled" White Memorial Program
The White Memorial Conservation Center is set to visit the library on Wednesday, Sept. 13th from 4-5pm. Carrie Szwed, the Education Director at White Memorial will present "The Slimy and the Scaled." Through up-close encounters with several live animals, children will learn about the characteristics, habitats, life cycles and adaptations of various species of reptiles. This program is funded by a grant from Civic Family Services, Inc. For more information call or email the library.

Movie Friday
Friday, September 29th at 4pm the library will start up its monthly "Movie Friday" again. We always have fun! Come and join your friends for a movie and some popcorn.

Library Summer Hours
Closed Monday, September 4th Labor Day.

Regular Hours are: Monday, Wednesday and Friday 2-7pm.

Newest Books



Before We Were Yours
Lisa Wingate

Camino Island
John Grisham

101 Organic Gardening Hacks
Shawna Coronado

The Mermaid
Jan Brett

860.283.8176

38 Main St, Northfield, CT

Mon. Wed. Fri. | 2-7 PM