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!

Valentine Doll Tea for Doll Lovers of All Ages
Our 6th Annual Valentine Doll Tea Luncheon will be held on Saturday, February 3rd (snow date Sunday, February 4th) from 12 noon – 2 pm at the Northfield Fire House. Bring your doll and enjoy tea, tea sandwiches and dessert as well as a door prize and raffles. Tickets are $10 per person. All proceeds benefit the Gilbert Library. For more information: email or call 860-283-8176.

Tickets will NOT be sold at door.

Movie Friday
Friday, January 26th at 4 pm the library will have its monthly "Movie Friday." We always have a good time! Come and meet your friends for a movie and some popcorn!

Closed Martin Luther King Day
The library will be closed Monday, January 15th in observance of Martin Luther King Day.

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

Newest Books

Enchantress of Numbers
Jennifer Chiaverini

Ron Chernow

Being Mortal
Atul Gawande


38 Main St, Northfield, CT

Mon. Wed. Fri. | 2-7 PM