Pomfret Party Supplies

Pomfret Party Supplies Don’t get me wrong, we love books here. Like, REALLY love them. But that’s not all we offer! After many years of hosting all kinds of events, we have a robust collection of items that can help make your next event more fun and less expensive. Balloon inflator – Save your breath […]

Lounge at the Library

Lounge at the Library Working from home got ya down? Need a quiet place to work on a project? Want to just drink your coffee hot for a change? Have we got the room for you! I mean, don’t get too excited. It’s just a room in a library. It has a couch and a […]

Pomfret Branding

Pomfret Branding Strategy – August 2021 The Economic Planning and Development Commission in coordination with the First Selectman have developed a branding plan as a first step to developing a comprehensive economic (community) development strategy for Pomfret.  The goal is to craft a message about the special offerings of the town that will resonate to […]

Building for Community

About the Project About the Library How to Contribute Buildng Project Update – April 2021 The building project at Pomfret Public Library is on track! The Fund Raising Committee is pleased to announce that we have received donations and pledges that meet the financial goals needed to match the construction grant from the CT State […]

Code Clubs

Build your coding skills! The library hosts two sessions per year, one in the fall and one in the spring, usually for eight weeks. The coding language, platform and skill level varies but we aim to have it be suitable for both beginners and those with a little coding experience. Bring your own laptop/tablet, or […]

Pillowcase Challenge!

What can you make with a pillowcase? As part of our 2021 Fall Fashion Focus, we challenge you to make a wearable item from a pillowcase! Anything goes, but you may get extra points if it’s Chanel-inspired!  We’ll be posting the occassional photo of library staff designs on Facebook and Instagram (and maybe even TikTok).  […]

Book Snax

 We’re VERY excited to share a new program for parents and their kiddos this fall.Do you have too much going on to commit to a book club? Between work, kids, school, house, meals, and extracurriculars, a book club is the furthest thing from your mind when (if) you finally have time to sit down and […]

DIY Art & Craft Kits

DIY Art & Craft Kits It’s the easiest way to try something new – check out one of our art & craft kits! Each kit comes with a book and all of the supplies that you need to sample a new technique, medium, or project. We add a set of 10 kits each season, plus […]

Harry Potter Book Club

Muggle Mayhem! Is there a more magical children’s series than Harry Potter? Well…maybe…depends on who you ask!  Starting this September, the Library will be hosting “Muggle Mayhem” a monthly Harry Potter Book Club for Kids/Teens ages 8-16. It will be held on the third thursday of each month at 4pm.  We know that a lot […]

Painting Kits & Open Studio

KIDS & FAMILIES Code Clubs Build your coding skills! The library hosts two sessions per year, one in the fall and one in the spring, … Read More → Harry Potter Book Club Muggle Mayhem! Is there a more magical children’s series than Harry Potter? Well…maybe…depends on who you ask!  Starting this September, … Read […]