Event Calendar & Featured Events

– It’s getting chilly – time to curl up with a good book! Stock up at our final Book Sale of the season: Saturday November 9 from 9:30 – 2:00.
– Join us for a Family Movie Night on November 20 at 6:30. Outside snacks – and pajamas! – are welcome.

Summer Reading Kick Off

Event Calendar
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Can mindfulness invite inspiration? Explore the creative process with poet and teacher Jeanine Hathaway on Saturday, November 2. Teens and tweens, how well do you remember the books, movies, toys and shows from your childhood? Find out at our YAC Trivia Night on November 6. We are once again awed by the number and variety of submissions to our Small Works Exhibition Fundraiser. Don’t miss our Opening Reception on Friday, November 8. Enjoy refreshments and live music from the Lewis Mills Jazz Ensemble while you view the show. The little ones can get crafty on November 9 with volunteers from the Harwinton Women’s Club. Learn how to make adorable ornaments that you can hang on your tree or give as a gift. Details on our calendar of events.


Displays and Exhibits
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There is always something new to see at the Harwinton Public Library!

Display of vintage cameras

It wasn’t always as easy as pointing your phone! See vintage cameras from the 19th & 20th century from the collection of John Iannelli.

On Display in the Kozlak Case

Vintage Cameras from John Iannelli

Various editions of Moby Dick on display

New Bedford natives James and Cynthia Gajewski started collecting copies of Moby Dick in 2013. See some of the rare, beautiful and unusual editions in their collection.

On Display in the tall Case

Over 40 different editions of Moby Dick by Herman Melville

If you have any items or special collections you would like to display at the Library, please email the Library Director.