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, October 28, 6:00 pm. Adults re-read (or read for the first time) classic favorites from youth, this month Frankenstein by Mary Wollstonecraft Shelley. Come debate the merits and values, share tea and snacks, drop in for a reader’s Happy Hour.

Questions on Medicare?

At the Plumb Library
Tuesday, November 1
Wednesday, November 9
Wednesday, November 30
11:00 AM – 12:00 PM
Tom Kilfoyle takes folks though the basics of setting up Medicare and discusses options for comparing and choosing plans, including United Healthcare. Free session, refreshments.

Why Choose a Community College?

At the Plumb Library, Tuesday, November 1, 6:30 PM – 7:30 PM. Where can the students find an affordable higher education solution that meets their needs? Community colleges provide reasonable cost, easier admissions process, flexibility, smaller campus, easy transitioning, post-degree options, networking opportunities and hands-on experience.  Explore the community college option and learn more with Bernard Shea, Assistant Director of Admissions at Housatonic Community College.


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.


At the Plumb Memorial Library on Tuesdays at 6:00 PM. This all-ages group of knitters, crocheters, and other needle crafters joins for support and chat. New members are always welcome.