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, May 31st at 4 pm the library will have its monthly "Movie Friday." Come and meet your friends for a movie and some popcorn!

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

The library will be closed Monday, May 13th.

The library will be closed Monday, May 27th for Memorial Day.

Northfield Memorial Parade, Sunday, June 2nd
Our annual Memorial Day Parade (Decoration Day) will be held Sunday, June 2nd at 11 am starting on the Northfield Green. The parade will wind down Main Street and end at the Northfield Cemetery. The Village Improvement Society will have refreshments afterwards for everyone at the Northfield Firehouse. Children are invited to march along with the library. Wear red, white and blue and meet us at the Northfield Green at 11 am!

Newest Books

The Orphan Mother
Robert Hicks

Lost Roses
Martha Hall Kelly

Killing the SS
Bill O’Reilly and Martin Dugard

A Piglet Named Mercy
Kate DiCamillo


38 Main St, Northfield, CT

Mon. Wed. Fri. | 2-7 PM