To our beloved patrons

For the time being, the library is closed for drop-in visits.

Please call to make a 25 minute appointment for browsing or brief computer use. Only 1 person/ family allowed in at a time.

Porch Pickup continiues during our regular hours.

Please call with any questions or requests 860-767-1252 or email us at

 We will get through this, together.

Just added! Our new Library of Things

Social Security & Retirement Income Maximization Workshop

February 24 at 6pm on Zoom. The program provides an overview of Social Security retirement benefits…Read more

Building Relationships in a Virtual World

March 7 at 4pm on Zoom. Concerned about making a meaningful connection in the world of Zoom? Let Sharon Lewis help… Read More

SimplyE: a new digital resource for eBooks and Audiobooks

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.