HOURS: Monday 12:30-8:30, Tuesday 9:30-5:30, Wednesday 12:30-8:30, Thursday 9:30-5:30, Friday 9:30-5:30, Saturday 9:30-3:00

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At the Library

Monday, Wednesday: 12:30 – 8:30
Tuesday, Thursday, Friday 9:30 - 5:30
Saturday 9:30 – 3:00

Welcome to the Library!
We are delighted to welcome the public into our Library building. No appointments are required. Items may be returned inside or through our Book Drop. We continue to offer curbside borrowing.

Computers are available for adults and children. The library has headphones and disposable headphone covers you can borrow. You are also welcome to bring your own headphones if you need to use computer audio.

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Librarian's Corner

Hello, Libby!

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Do you already know Libby? Libby is the mobile app from OverDrive, one of our library’s sources for downloadable eBooks and eAudiobooks. As of May 1, the old OverDrive app will be discontinued and all library users will be asked to upgrade to Libby. It’s still FREE with your library card and has all of the features you’re used to from OverDrive – plus even more!
Have questions? Not sure how to begin? Visit this Information Page for answers, tips, and instructional videos. And, as always, the Harwinton Library staff is here to assist you.

Has the warm weather got you itching to start your garden? Our Harwinton Grows Seed Library is open for business. Stop in to browse our selection of fruits, vegetables, flowers, herbs and shrubs. Looking for plants that are a little further along? Shop our Annual Plant, Book & Bake Sale! Come early for first choice of plants.

Feeling crafty? Make a special gift for Mom’s special day at our Mother’s Day Craft program. Chalk Up Our Sidewalk with your craziest and most colorful chalk art. Teens are invited to a magical Wand Making Workshop. And the whole family is welcome to create an enchanting Fairy House

Interested in tracing your roots? Contact the Library to schedule a free one-on-one genealogy session with Harwinton Town Historian Susan Fenn McClen. Susan has been active in the genealogy field for 30 years and is a member of over 20 lineage societies. Whether you are a beginner or have specific questions from your own research, Susan can help.

New In Our Collection

What Are We Reading This Month?

Staff Pic of the Month

The House in the Cerulean Sea
by T J Klune

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This is an enchanting love story, masterfully told, about the profound experience of discovering an unlikely family in an unexpected place and realizing that family is yours. "This book is about finding the beauty in every individual and will make you laugh as well as cry with its fantastic storytelling. It's a must read!"
- Harwinton Library Staff Member

Book Discussion - Monday, June 12th @ 6 pm

Tell Tale
by Jeffrey Archer

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A collection of short stories from a master story-teller. Find out what happens to the young detective from Naples who travels to an Italian hillside town to find out Who Killed the Mayor? and the pretentious schoolboy in A Road to Damascus and much more! Copies are available to borrow. Join us!