WEATHER

WEATHER CLOSINGS CLOSED – FRIDAY FEBRAURY 25, 2022 CLOSED – FRIDAY FEBRUARY 4, 2022 CLOSED – SATURDAY JANUARY 29, 2022 DELAYED OPENING – THURSDAY JANUARY 20, 2022. Policy: The library’s general rule is to close for weather and road conditions whenever the public school does. We sometimes will have a delayed opening if road conditions […]

Date Night

Library Date Night Life’s expensive – but an evening out doesn’t have to be! Book a “novel” evening for you and your friend at one of our Library Date Nights. Friday December 17, 7 PM – Bring your person, sip some cocoa, and decorate a gingerbread house!Registration Required  

Poet Laureate

Pomfret’s First Poets Laureate Congratulations to Christine Kalafus and Nancy Weiss!           read their poetry submissions here Pomfret’s Board of Selectmen approved a resolution in August establishing the position of Poet Laureate for the Town. The administration of the position is under the direction of the Board of Trustees of the […]

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 – January 2022 The building project at Pomfret Public Library is on track! The Library Board of Trustees and Pomfret Board of Selectmen have appointed a Building Committee who will oversee the completion of the addition. Committe members are: Marc Archambault, Robert Paladino, […]

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 […]

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 new set of kits each season, plus […]