Welcome to the Howard Whittemore Memorial Library
Address - 243 Church Street, Naugatuck, CT 06770 Click here for directions
Contact Information - Tel: 203-729-4591, Fax: 203-723-1820
Hours - Sun: Closed, Mon: 12pm-6pm, Tues/Weds: 10am-8pm, Thurs: 10am-6pm, Fri: 10am-1pm, Sat: 10am-2pm.

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The Whittemore Library will be closed this weekend for Memorial Day. After 1 pm on Friday, May 26, 2017,
we'll be closed until Tuesday, May 30 at 10 am.

Join us on Saturday, June 10 during our regular opening hours for our annual mini-golf fundraiser. Just $5 per person will help raise funds to support our programming schedule, and will be heaps of fun!

Would you like to contribute to our upcoming mini-golf FUNdraiser by sponsoring a Family Fairway?
We'll name one mini fairway after your family for a donation of $50. Interested? Just ask a member of staff for a 
sponsorship form!



Are you having trouble mastering computers, laptops, e-mail,

Facebook, online job applications or a device like an iPad or Android?

Whittemore Library is proud to be a recipient of a grant from the

Connecticut Community Foundation’s Lifelong

Libraries Pathways Initiative.


Syed Arshad, a seasoned IT professional with 35 years of technical

experience, can help you one-on-one on Mondays from 1:00 - 6:00 p.m. and Tuesdays from 4:00 - 8:00 p.m. Just bring in your particular gadget or your library card and ask for Syed at the Reference desk to get  started.


Friday, June 16, 2017 at 7:00 p.m. 

Are you ready for some bossa nova? Get your weekend off to a very cool start when we are joined by Isabella Mendes' Brazilian jazz trio (piano/bass/guitar) for a free indoor concert. Dancing encouraged! More details coming soon on some of the complementary beverages we plan to have for you. Add some heat to your summer right here. In the meantime check out more about Isabella at her site https://isabellamendes.com/

Meet our "Spotlight on Local Business" Business of the Month:

We're excited to announce our May "Spotlight" business of the month!

Balanced Body Chiropractic Center located at 223 Meadow Street provides superior health and balance through chiropractic and other wellness services such as nutrition, message, acupuncture, yoga, and more. 

Check in to the library to learn more about what Balanced Body does and can offer you. We've got class schedules, informational sessions, and a lot more coming up there.

Whittemore will showcase a different Connecticut-based hardworking, innovative, and creative business, professional, or artisan each month. Contact Kirk at the library to be an upcoming "Spotlight" star. 

Recent Announcements

  • Check here for the latest news about changes in library hours, services, and policies.
  • "Bee Playful" Thursday, June 1, 2017 at 10:00 a.m. An extension program of Busy Bees. This weekly session will include stories, crafts, and toddler activities that reinforce pre-reading skills for under-3s. 
    Posted May 25, 2017, 10:00 AM by Whittemore Technology
  • "Busy Bees" Thursday, June 1, 2017 at 9:30 a.m. (ring our side entrance doorbell to enter library). Activities for kids from 6 months of age and up. Registration required. 
    Posted May 25, 2017, 7:33 AM by Whittemore Technology
  • Story Time WednesdayMay 31, 2017 at 10:30 a.m. Hear a great story for kids aged 3 - 5. No registration required. 
    Posted May 25, 2017, 7:09 AM by Whittemore Technology
  • Computer / Device Help for Adults Are you having trouble mastering computers, laptops, e-mail, Facebook, online job applications, or a device like an iPad or Android?We're a proud recipient of a grant from the Connecticut Community Foundation's Lifelong Libraries Pathways Initiative.Syed Arshad, a seasoned IT professional with 35 years of technical experience can help you one-on-one on Mondays from 1:00 - 6:00 and Tuesdays from 4:00 - 8:00.Just bring in your gadget or library card to get on one of our computers and we'll get you started with Syed. First come, first served!
    Posted May 25, 2017, 7:07 AM by Whittemore Technology
  • MEMORIAL DAY Saturday, May 27, 2017 - Monday, May 29, 2017 -- CLOSED. Whittemore will be closed in observance of the holiday. "Your Community Connection" salutes all veterans that have died serving the nation in the armed forces. 
    Posted May 24, 2017, 10:58 AM by Whittemore Technology
  • Young Writers group Thursday, May 25, 2017 at 4:00 p.m. Interested in writing? Join the Young Writers - for grades 8 through high school.
    Posted May 24, 2017, 10:56 AM by Whittemore Technology
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