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Local News for Pomfret, Connecticut


Book Valet

Try our Book Valet service! Tell us three books you liked and one you didn’t and our book-loving library staff will make recommendations for your next Great Read. If you like surprises we’ll put them on reserve for you, or you can preview the list and reserve the one(s) that appeal to you. Read the READ MORE.

CT State Police: Kudos TFC Lachance & …

Kudos TFC Lachance & K-9 Tobi, a CSP Search & Rescue team for locating missing 88-year-old Pomfret woman at 10:45 a.m. today. K-9 Tobi led his partner to woods & located the woman uninjured. Due to exposure overnight, she was brought to a local hospital . Great job, K-9 Tobi! Read the rest of the READ MORE.


Unlimited access to the digital collection at Junior Library Guild, our favorite vendor for kids books! webpage: User name varies with age level: elementary: JLGELM middle school: JLGMID high school: JLGHI Password: JLGFREE Check out JLG@HOME for more complimentary resources, including an upcoming live author talk series, a library of free on-demand webcasts, and READ MORE.

Online Book Discussions

Our book discussions are moving online for the time being. After much exploration of options, I’ve decided to start a couple of book groups on Goodreads. I hope you will join in and add your comments and responses! – Laurie Someone’s in the Kitchen – join this group for an online discussion of Pie Squared READ MORE.

Resources for Families

In the wake of the Covid-19 outbreak, there has been an impressive outpouring of resources to help families through this difficult time. As we come across these fun, free activities – we’ll add them here for you to easily access. Stay healthy, have fun! Lunch Doodles with Mo Willems Artist in residence at the Kennedy READ MORE.

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