The Gilbert Library

Welcome to!

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!

Connecticut’s Native Wildlife Program
Carrie Szwed from White Memorial Conservation Center will give a children’s program on Connecticut’s Native Wildlife on Wednesday, September 14th from 4-5pm. Carrie will provide up-close encounters with several species of wild animals that are indigenous to Connecticut. Come and learn the natural history of some of White Memorial’s captive residents. For more information call or email the library..

Explore Your Genealogy! will be available to patrons of the library. Bring your own laptops or use library’s computer to access thousands of documents including federal and state censuses and military records.

Library Hours
Closed Monday, September 5th Labor Day
Closed Friday, September 9th
Regular Hours are: Monday, Wednesday and Friday 2-7

Newest Books

Julian Fellows

Sweet Tomorrows
Debbie Macomber

Wicked Litchfield County
Peter Vermilyea

The Bear and the Piano
David Litchfield


38 Main St, Northfield, CT

Mon. Wed. Fri. | 2-7 PM