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!

Valentine Doll Tea for Doll Lovers of All Ages
Our 5th Annual Valentine Doll Tea Luncheon will be held on Saturday, February 4th (snow date Sunday, Feb 5th) from 12 noon – 2pm at the Northfield Fire House. Bring your doll to this very popular event and enjoy tea, tea sandwiches and dessert as well as door prize and raffles. Tickets are $10 per person. All proceeds benefit the Gilbert Library. For more information email or call 860-283-8176. Tickets will not be sold at the door.

Movie Friday
Friday, February 24th at 4pm the library will have its monthly "Movie Friday." We always have a good time! Come and meet your friends for a movie and some popcorn!!

Closed President's Day
The library will be closed Monday, February 20th in observances of President’s Day.

Newest Books

The Mistress
Danielle Steel

The Chemist
Stephanie Meyer

The Sleepwalker
Chris Bohjalian

One-Pan Wonders
Cook’s Country


38 Main St, Northfield, CT

Mon. Wed. Fri. | 2-7 PM