GREENWICH LIBRARY

Phone:
(203) 622-7900
Main Number
(203) 625-6573
TTY
(203) 622-7910
Reference Desk
(203) 622 7940 or 7942
Children's Department
(203) 622-7965
Auditorium/Meeting Room Reservations
(203) 622-7929
Elton's Cafe
Fax:
(203) 625 6555
Website:
http://www.greenwichlibrary.org
Updated:
July 25, 2014
Physical Address:
101 West Putnam Avenue
Greenwich, CT 06830-5387 Google Map
Open Hours:
MON-FRI 9:00 - 9:00
SAT 9:00 - 5:00 SUN 1:00 - 5:00
(closes FRI at 5:00 in JUL & AUG)
Elton's Cafe: MON-FRI 9:00 - 5:00
SAT 9:00 - 3:00

Contacts:

Name:
Barbara Ormerod-Glynn
Position:
Director
Name:
Nancy Better
Position:
President of Board

Description:

Main Greenwich public library.  Collections include fiction, nonfiction, large print books, downloadable library, general reference, business services, health information, CDs, DVDs, traditional and streaming audio, audio books, foreign language materials, travel resources, local history collection, and lending art.  Copy machines are available.

Programs:

  • LIBRARY CARDS – Connecticut residents have borrowing privileges if they bring their card from another valid, in-state public library and photo ID. Non-resident workers, students with proof of such and photo ID may obtain a card for one year. Out-of-state residents may purchase a card.
  • SERVICES include;  Children’s Room, Teens, Business (Peterson Wing), Music, Health Information Center (listed separately), World Languages Center (Chinese, French, German, Italian, Japanese, Spanish, and MANGO-Interactive ESL), Winokur Language Lab, Local History, Internet Orientation, and Services for People with Disabilities (Kurzweil 1000, a scanning/reading software program for the visually impaired).
  • LIBRARY TOURS, BOOK VAN, HOMEBOUND BOOKS -delivery service for residents unable to visit the library in person, BOOK DISCUSSION GROUPS, CONCERTS, GREAT BOOKS DISCUSSION PROGRAM, LECTURES,  GREENWICH READS TOGETHER, FRIENDS OF GREENWICH LIBRARY, MONTHLY CHESS, MOVIES and MUSIC PROGRAMS.
  • CHILDREN’S PROGRAMS & SHOWS – Click here
  • MUSEUM & STATE PARK PASS – Click here
  • TECHNOLOGY TRAINING CENTER –  hands-on classes.  Call (203) 625 6508 or e-mail trainingcenter@greenwichlibrary.org .
  • COLE AUDITORIUM, MEETING ROOMS & STUDY ROOMS – Click here
  • FRIENDS FRIDAY FILMS – Click here
  • FLINN GALLERY – Click here
  • NONPROFIT RESOURCE CENTER – databases include on-line Foundation Directory, on-line CT Grant-makers, Foundation Grants for Individuals, and Foundation Center
  • TAX FORMS – Hard Copies
  • TAX HELP – Click here for VITA, listed separately
  • CAREER COACH – 2nd WED of month 10:00 – 3:00
  • ELTON’S CAFE – Used library books and CD’s for sale in Cafe.
  • FRIENDS OF THE GREENWICH LIBRARY –  Click here
  • VOLUNTEER OPPORTUNITIES – ADULT & STUDENT – Click here
  • GREEENWICH ORAL HISTORY PROJECT –  Click here
  • HEALTH INFORMATION CENTER – FREE BLOOD PRESSURE SCREENING – Greenwich Hospital Staff – First TUE of the month – contact Sandra Chan Contact Number: 203-625-6549 – Click here

Categories: , , , , , , ,

Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , ,