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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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Saturday, February 25, 2017 @ The Corner Tavern (178 N. Main Street, Naugatuck)

The Friends of the Library are hosting the 3rd Annual Fundraiser "Beers for Books" to raise funds to support great events and programs you attend right here at Whittemore. Pick up a flyer at the library and bring it with you any time the Corner Tavern is open on 2/25 (11:30 a.m. - 2:00 a.m.). Give your flyer to your server. $1 of every pint purchased will be donated to the library. Also, 20% of all food sales will be donated too. Don't forget to stop in for your flyer. "Cheers" for all your support! 

Between February 1 & March 31, Ion Bank's 8th Community Awards Program offers its customers the opportunity to vote for their community favorites.Voting for the Whittemore Library this year will raise funds that help us support you. Every vote for the Whittemore Library earns  us $25 this year, so please visit your Ion Branch branch or vote online here https://ionbank.com.
Scroll down to "Education & Literacy" to vote for your library.
Thank you for your support!

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

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


Terri's - 174 Church Street (downtown Naugatuck) has been proudly serving the area for over 30 years. They have a lovely variety of fresh flowers and creative gifts to suit any style or budget. Terri's floral arrangements are uniquely designed and affordably priced. Support a great local business! 

Check in to the library to see samples of Terri's items throughout the month of February in our hallway display case. 

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.
  • "Crafternoon" Tuesday, February 28, 2017 at 2:45 p.m. Kids aged 3 - 10 - join Ms. Paris for a fun seasonal or holiday craft project. 
    Posted Feb 23, 2017, 5:42 AM by Whittemore Technology
  • Story Time TuesdayFebruary 28, 2017 at 10:30 a.m. Hear a great story for kids aged 2 & 3Registration required
    Posted Feb 23, 2017, 5:40 AM by Whittemore Technology
  • 3rd Congressional District Constituent Service Do you need assistance with a federal agency on topics like veteran’s benefits, Social Security, Medicare, immigration issues, or others? Drop by on Tuesday, 2/28/17 (and the second and fourth Tuesdays of most months) from 10:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. when Marilyn Cheyne from U.S. Representative Rosa DeLauro’s office will be on hand to assist you with a one-on-one meeting. No appointments necessary. First come, first served. All consultations free and confidential.
    Posted Feb 23, 2017, 5:40 AM by Whittemore Technology
  • Gentle Beginner's Yoga Want to get started in yoga but need the basics or think the moves may be too rough on you? No worries. The Gentle Beginner's Yoga group meets each Monday evening after the library closes at 6:00. Please arrive before 6:00. Paula Lantieri, RYT, leads the sessions. Interested? Bring a yoga mat if you are able and wear clothes suitable for exercise. A donation of $5 per session for the instructor is suggested. Next one is 2/27/17
    Posted Feb 23, 2017, 5:38 AM by Whittemore Technology
  • Story Time Friday, February 24, 2017 at 10:30 a.m.: All Welcome for a story! 
    Posted Feb 22, 2017, 6:08 AM by Whittemore Technology
  • Young Writers group ThursdayFebruary 23, 2017 at 4:00 p.m. Interested in writing? Join the Young Writers - for grades 8 through high school.
    Posted Feb 22, 2017, 6:07 AM by Whittemore Technology
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