summer kids

Tails and Tales Summer Events for Kids Horizon Wings Raptor RehabilitationSaturday June 19, 11 AM The mission of Horizon Wings is to rehabilitate birds of prey for release into the wild in order to maintain their population. Come meet Atka, the Bald Eagle!  Registration Mystic Aquarium at the Library!Saturday July 31 All Sorts of Animals […]

teen and adult 2021

Tails & Tales for Teens and Adults Watership Down &  The New England Cottontail Project Watership Down by Richard Adams Join Hazel and Fiver as they lead their band of rabbits to a new warren! This epic story of adventure, courage and survival was originally published in 1972, and has been adapted for film and […]

summer reading 2021

Tails and Tales Summer Reading Challenge June 19 – July 31 How many books will you read this summer? We’ll have six weeks of challenges, prizes and summer experiences. You can use the ClassDojo* app to set your goals and track your progress, or you can use a paper version – either way, use this […]

Elementor #2067

The Porch at Pomfret Library! The outdoor meeting space is officially available to reserve! This space can function in whatever way you need it to. Snuggle up and read. Stop by with a yoga mat for a change of scenery. Bring the kids for a picnic lunch. Meet for tutoring, book discussions, afternoon tea – […]


Pomfret Public Library now has a wonderful collection of educational resources for families – everything from games for learning letter sounds to a telescope to a Karaoke machine! We’re still growing the collection, developing some really cool themed science kits, but you can see what we have available for check out by searching our catalog […]

Curbside Service How-to

We’re back to curbside only at least through the month of December.  Tell us what you want: You can place a reserve online, send an email to circdesk at, or give us a call. (860-928-3475) Library staff will be here during our usual hours. You can ask for a specific title, a genre, a […]

Book Valet

Try our Book Valet service! Tell us three books you liked and one you didn’t and our book-loving library staff will make recommendations for your next Great Read. If you like surprises we’ll put them on reserve for you, or you can preview the list and reserve the one(s) that appeal to you.

How to Browse and Reserve

You’re ready to try curbside service, but how do you know what you want to reserve? Here’s a video lesson on finding what’s new at Pomfret Public Library.

Virtual Story Time

Story Time goes Virtual! Miss Heather will be posting a story time video around 10:30 am each Tuesday and Thursday. Look for it on the Pomfret Public Library Facebook page! We’ll also add them below, for those who don’t do Facebook. 

Online Resources

Online Resources This would be the time to try out Overdrive, Hoopla or RB Digital! You’ll need your 14-digit library barcode number to set up an account with each service.  Don’t know your number? Can’t find your library card? Send an email to [email protected] We’ll send you the info you need. So which one should […]