The Gilbert Library

Welcome to!

we are very excited to offer this new way of connecting Northfield with its neighborhood library and its community. Here you can find where we are located, when we are open, our history, new books, how to contact us, upcoming events and more.

We will add links that will connect you to area happenings and things of interest.

Stop in and see us!

Library Open House
The library will be having an Open House on Friday Nov 2nd from 5-7. Come and see what the library has to offer!

Northfield T-Shirts
The library still has Northfield T-shirts for sale during regular library hours. The 100% cotton shirts sell for $15 and come in Adult sizes Small, Medium, Large and X-Large (with a few XXX-Large available) and Youth sizes Small, Medium and Large. The sale of the shirts will support ongoing community activities.

"Tea at Three"
Come and join your neighbors for a cup of tea at the library on the first Wednesday of each month at 3pm. We’ll have tea and cookies and conversation. Come alone or bring a friend! Next “Tea at Three” will be Nov 7th at 3pm.

Movie Friday
Friday, Nov 30th at 4pm the library will have its monthly “Movie Friday.” We always have fun! Come join your friends for a movie and some popcorn.

Library Hours
The library will be closed Friday 23rd for the Thanksgiving Holiday.

Regular Hours are: Monday, Wednesday and Friday 2-7pm.

Newest Books

The Death of Mrs. Westaway
Ruth Ware

Sandra Brown

White Picket Fences
Amy Julia Becker

Diary of a Wimpy Kid The Meltdown
Jeff Kenney


38 Main St, Northfield, CT

Mon. Wed. Fri. | 2-7 PM