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Thank you to the talented photographers of the Litchfield Hills Camera Club, Audrey Schulde, Michelle Paradis, Elaine Larson and Eric Larson, who provided the photos for this site, and for the volunteers who took part in our photo shoot.

Our website redesign was funded by a grant from the Northwest Connecticut Community Foundation and the Miriam Mason Cable Trust Fund as well as your generous donations to our Annual Fund. Thank You!

New Releases for 2019

What Are We Reading This Month?

Book Clubs at the Harwinton Library

Afternoon Book Discussion Group - Thursday, August 15 @ 1:30 pm

Lone Wolf by Jodi Picoult

Lone Wolf by Jodi Picoult


On an icy winter night, a terrible accident forces a family divided to come together and make a fateful decision. An accident has left family patriarch Luke in a coma with his chances for recovery dwindling. Treasured daughter Cara wants to wait for a miracle. But estranged son Luke wants to terminate life support and donate his father’s organs.

Evening Book Discussion Group - Monday, August 19 @ 7 pm

Lilac Girls by Martha Hall Kelly

Lilac Girls by Martha Hall Kelly


Based on the true story of a New York socialite who championed a group of concentration camp survivors known as the Rabbits, this acclaimed debut novel reveals a story of love, redemption, and terrible secrets that were hidden for decades.