Library News & Announcements

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Welcoming Library

The Waterford Public Library is pleased to announce that we are currently housing the... more ››

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Daytime Book Discussion - January discussion

The January discussion will be held virtually rather than in person.  This is a recent change.   The title for the Friday, January 28th... more ››

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Covid-19 Mask Update

Based on the rising numbers of COVID infections in Waterford and New London County, we are adhering to Ledge Light Health District’s most... more ››

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New Movie Binge Bag Collection!

Come check out our new Movie Binge Bag Collection. Four movies per bag based on a theme:   Tom Hanks, westerns, sci-fi, Jane Austen, and... more ››

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Did you know? We have a monthly speculative fiction discussion group

We have a group that meets at 7 p.m. the 2nd Monday of each month.  This group discusses utopian, dystopian, fantasy and science fiction... more ››

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Help! I need reading recommendations!

"Help!  I need reading recommendations - what should I do?  Just for you we've created a ... more ››

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Did you know? We have a monthly writing group.

Write Night is a writing group that meets on the 4th Wednesday of each month.  It's a night of discussion on the creative art of writing... more ››

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Book-a-Tech is back and it's virtual!

One-on-one computer assistance appointments are available.  Do you need help with your email, cell phone, photo storage, downloading ebooks... more ››

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Congratulations Waterford Public Library!

Winner of the Connecticut Library Association's 2020 Award for Excellence in Public Service!  Honoring public libraries that have provided... more ››

E-books, e-audiobooks, and streaming movies: easy access from home

All collections are available using your Waterford Public Library card. See the links below.... more ››

Enjoy the library from home – all you need is a library card!

With your Waterford library card, you have access to thousands of eBooks, eAudiobooks, streaming movies, eMagazines, and eNewspapers.  With... more ››

Library Services to the Homebound

We are pleased to introduce our new library services to the homebound.  Do you know someone who would like books, movies, music or... more ››


Are you a resident of Waterford or Quaker Hill and don’t have a library card?  You can now register online from the library’s... more ››