Please note that the Library building is closed, but . . .

      • our staff is available for your assistance:  Mon-Fri 9 AM – 5 PM
      • we offer curbside service:  Mon, Tues and Fri 10 AM – 3 PM plus Wed and Thurs 10 AM – 8 PM
      • we have programs for all ages, both virtual and in-person: Adult /Teen / Children
      • our book drops are open for book returns:  Mon 10 AM overnight to Tues 9 AM AND Fri 10 AM – 3 PM
      • we have lots of e-resources for all patrons: E-resources

The library is undergoing a major modernization and we are anticipating a complete reopening in January 2022. For the safety of all the library is closed to public access, but you can see below that many of our services are continuing.

During this period our staff is eager to provide you with any assistance you may need.
You may contact us at 860-355-1191 Mon-Fri from 9:00 AM – 5:00 PM.


Click here to read the Press Release from the Board of Trustees regarding the current status of the Library and here for a Press Release from the Building and Construction Committee regarding our renovation project.









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Curbside Pickup and Book Drop Hours

Starting Wednesday, November 4, New Milford Public Library will be now offer curbside pickup Mondays, Tuesdays and Fridays from 10:00 AM until 3:00 PM, and Wednesdays and Thursdays from 10:00 AM until 8:00 PM. Items will be held for 5 business days. Patrons should call the library on arrival at the Main Street entrance, or come to the stairs and ring the doorbell, and their items will be delivered to them outside. Masks must be worn.

Outside book drops will still be open on Mondays from 10:00 AM overnight until 9:00 AM Tuesday, and on Fridays between 10:00 AM and 3:00 PM only. Book drops are located on Whittlesey Avenue. Book returns will not be accepted on any other days, due to quarantine regulations.

For more information, call the library at 860-355-1191 x2.



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