Plumb Memorial Library

The Plumb Memorial Library is truly the jewel of Shelton. It is named for David Wells Plumb. Visitors can attend meetings and programs, research Shelton and Connecticut history, check out materials for enlightenment and fun, ask reference questions, use the technology available, and interact with their fellow community members.

Repeat Reads

At the Plumb Library, Friday, November 17, 6:00pm.  Adults re-read (or read for the first time) classic favorites from youth. This month’s book is If You Come Softly by Jacqueline Woodson. Come debate the merits and values, share tea and snacks, drop in for a reader’s happy hour.

Books @ Noon

At the Plumb Library, Monday, November 27, 12:00 PM. Book discussion group for adults on fourth Mondays at noon. This month’s selection is Where’d You Go, Bernadette by Maria Semple. Copies of the books will be available at the adult circulation desk. Group meets in handicapped-accessible ground floor meeting room; bring along lunch and the library will offer beverage and dessert, new members welcome.

Choral Music for the Holidays

At the Plumb Memorial Library, December 2, 2:00pm. The Chamber Singers of the Connecticut Choral Society present Choral Music for the Holidays. Their exciting and varied repertoire ranges from classic to contemporary and more. Register here or call 203-924-1850.

A Christmas Carol

At the Plumb Memorial Library, Friday, Dec.ember 8, 7:00 PM and Saturday, December 9, 1:00 PM. The Valley Shakespeare Festival presents a staged reading of Charles Dickens’ A Christmas Carol. Free admission with a suggested donation of $10.  Please reserve your spot by calling 203-513-9446 or going to


At Plumb Memorial Library the second Monday of each month at 6:30PM.  Southwest chapter of CT Authors and Publishers Association offers speakers and support.  New members are welcome.