Oliver Wolcott Library
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About OWL


The Library’s regular hours are:


12 - 5 p.m.
10 - 9 p.m.
10 - 9 p.m.
10 - 9 p.m.
10 - 5 p.m.
10 - 2 p.m.
11 - 3 p.m.

Holiday Closings

New Year's Day
President's Day
Good Friday
Easter Sunday
Memorial Day
Independence Day
Labor Day
Columbus Day
Thanksgiving Day
Christmas Eve Day
Christmas Day

2016  Special Closings and Limited Services

June 12 - Closed - Litchfield Hills Road Race

August 26 through August 30 - Re-Paved Parking Lot!

Thanks to the generosity of the Seherr-Thoss Foundations, the Oliver Wolcott Library will be having its parking lot and sidewalks repaved this summer! We are truly grateful for the generous support of the Seherr-Thoss Foundations that is allowing us to do this critically-needed project.

The Library will be closed from Friday August 26 through Tuesday August 30 for the paving project. We plan to reopen on Wednesday August 31.

During the closure, the OWL Box located inside Bantam Market in Bantam will be open as well as our website www.owlibrary.org

November 23 - Close at 2 p.m.

November 24 through November 28 - Closed for Thanksgiving & Festival of Trees

November 29 - Late Opening. The library will open at 12:00 noon.

Inclement Weather:

When the library is open, we answer our phones. If there is inclement weather and you are calling during normal business hours and we do not answer our phone, then we are closed due to the weather conditions. We always notify WZBG 97.3 FM if there are any changes in our hours due to inclement weather. 

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160 South Street, P.O. Box 187 Litchfield, Connecticut 06759 | Ph: 860-567-8030 | Fx: 860-567-4784

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