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!

Movie Friday
Friday, June 29th at 4 pm the library will have its last “Movie Friday” till September. Come and meet your friends for a movie and some popcorn!

Summer Story Hour and Lego Challenge starting July 9th
It’s summer time again and Summer Story Hour will begin Monday, July 9th! Every Monday from 2:30-3:00, children ages 3-5 will have stories and crafts and lots of fun! At 3:00 older children are invited to the Lego Challenge. Every week a new challenge will be given with fun tasks. There will be plenty of time afterwards to use your imagination to build free style! Story hour will end on August 13th with a party for all! To register or for more information call or email the library.

Summer Hours
In the summer months the library’s hours will be Monday’s 2-7, Wednesday’s 2-7 and Friday’s 2-5. Summer hours will start July 6th and go through to September 7th.

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

Newest Books

By Invitation Only
Dorothea Benton Frank

Charles Frazier

The Stars Are Fire
Anita Shreve

Magnolia Table
Joanna Gaines


38 Main St, Northfield, CT

Mon. Wed. Fri. | 2-7 PM