We have re-opened our doors at the library. Our new hours are Monday-Friday, 9am-2pm. We are also open Wednesday evenings from 5-8pm.  Porch Pick-up will continue Monday-Friday 9-5 and Saturday. Read more….

The library will be hosting a Civic Enragement virtual presentation, led by Susan Campbell, board member and writer. Learn how to be engaged locally and on a national level. See event details here.

Add a brick to our front patio! An inscribed brick is a way to honor your family, your grandchildren, or your best friend by having their names placed on a brick. You can also inscribe a brick as a memorial to a loved one. Click here for the order form. Deadline for all orders is August 1, 2020.

The Ivoryton Library is monitoring the spread of COVID-19 within the US and we are following the recommendations and guidance of the Town of Essex, State of Connecticut and CDC. For resources and information, click here.

Information on completing Census 2020 can be found on our US Census page.




We have compiled some resources to help those finding themselves out of work due to the pandemic. Check our Job Seekers page frequently as it will be updated as new resources become available. 

Language Classes

Language classes have been suspended until further notice.