E.L.K.s

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 pomfretlibrary.org, 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. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=u3w9CjAj1RQ

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 […]

Board of Trustees

Board of Trustees Current Board Members Ginger Lusa, Chair (2021)Anne Hennen, Vice-Chair (2019)Sally Rogers, Secretary (2019)Ann Hinchman (2019)Liz Cartier (2021)David Ring (2021)Cris Cadiz (2023)Sylvia Danenhower (2023)Christine Kalafus (2023) The Library Board of Trustees meets six times each year. It is an elected position with a six year term. If you are interested in serving as […]

Teen Room

Teen Room Ah the elusive teenager…how can we lure you to the library? We have a very respectably stocked teen collection – both fiction and non fiction. Current bestsellers, comfy chairs, graphic novels, even a few games we’re happy to let you use – so what gives? We have movies! We have coffee! We’re cool! […]

Donor recognition

Donor Recognition Your gift is a valued contribution to Building for Community at Pomfret Public Library! A gift of $50,000 could buy roofing shingles or carpeting, and $25,000 could install a handicap accessible rest room or fireproof cabinets for historical archives. $10,000 might purchase light fixtures, or a gallery system for exhibits of local art […]

Architect

Evelyn Cole Smith Architects Our conceptual design was developed by Evelyn Cole Smith, a local architect who specializes in Historic Preservation. The Library Board of Trustees and Exploratory Building Committee felt it was imperative that the addition fit the existing building and neighborhood seamlessly. Cole Smith proved an excellent choice, with her business tagline of […]