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!

Gingerbread House Workshop
On Friday, December 8th at 4 pm come and join your friends to make your own gingerbread house. Everything you’ll need to make a miniature gingerbread house to take home. Registration is required.

Holiday Story Time
On Friday, December 22nd at 6 pm we will have a pajama story time with stories and a holiday craft. Hot cocoa will be served from our hot cocoa bar with all the fixings! Registration is required.!

Movie Friday
Friday, December 15th at 4 pm the library will have its monthly "Movie Friday." We always have fun! Come and join your friends for a movie and some popcorn!

Holiday Library Hours
The library will be closed for vacation from Monday, December 25th thru Monday, January 1st. The library will reopen on Wednesday, January 3rd.

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

Newest Books

Past Perfect
Danielle Steel

Secrets of Cavendon
Barbara Taylor Bradford

Tom Clancy Power and Empire
Marc Cameron


38 Main St, Northfield, CT

Mon. Wed. Fri. | 2-7 PM