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.


At the Plumb Library, Wednesday, August 3, 1:30 PM. Casey Carle brings his unique all-ages high energy entertainment and super bubble fun; free tickets available 30 minutes before the doors open.

Book Sale Committee Meeting

At the Plumb Library, Tuesday, August 9th, 5:30pm. Friends of the Shelton Libraries Book Sale Committee meets to discuss plans for October sale; new or returning members of committee welcome. No experience necessary, merely willing hands – training will be offered.

Books @ Noon

At the Plumb Library, August 22nd, 12pm. New book discussion group for adults on fourth Mondays at noon. August’s book is Water for Elephants by Sarah Gruen; check at adult circulation desk for copies. Meets in handicapped accessible ground floor meeting room; bring along lunch and the library will offer beverage and dessert, new members welcome.

Repeat Reads

At the Plumb Library, Friday, August 26, 6:00 pm. Adults re-read (or read for the first time) classic favorites from youth, this month The Scarlet Letter by Nathaniel Hawthorne. Come debate the merits and values, share tea and snacks, drop in for a reader’s Happy Hour.


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.