Poet Laureate

Pomfret’s First Poets Laureate Congratulations to Christine Kalafus and Nancy Weiss! 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 Public Library. As required, the Board of Trustees received […]

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, […]

Porch at Pomfret

The Porch at Pomfret Library! The outdoor meeting space is back for another season! 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, 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.

Friends of PPL

Friends of the Pomfret Public Library is a volunteer group established in 2007 dedicated to enhancing the relationship between the library and the community it serves. Our desire is to encourage and promote community participation and support the activities and programs of the library and to assist in the library’s growth and development.  Our purpose is […]