The Gilbert Library

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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!

Northfield Historical Society Presents Talk on 20th Century Life in Northfield Sunday, Nov 5th
The Northfield Historical Society is in the process of collecting recent history looking for pictures and accounts of 20th century events. This year’s highlight project will be presented by Darryl Nicholson reading from stories of growing up "free range" in mid-century Northfield. Excerpts from their film project will also be shown. This fall lecture will be presented Sunday, November 5th at 2 pm at the Gilbert Library.

Movie Friday
Friday, November 17th at 4pm the library will have its monthly "Movie Friday." We always have fun! Come join your friends for a movie and some popcorn.

Library Hours
Library will be closed Friday, November 24th for the Thanksgiving Holiday.

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

Newest Books

Every Breath You Take
Mary Higgins Clark & Alafair Burke

The Noel Diary
Richard Paul Evans

Danielle Steel

Diary of a Wimpy Kid the Getaway
Jeff Kinney


38 Main St, Northfield, CT

Mon. Wed. Fri. | 2-7 PM