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.

Shelton History Through the Bicentennial Quilt

At the Plumb Memorial Library, Wednesday, October 25, 7:00pm. Join us for the last of a four-part series of programs celebrating Shelton’s past through the renowned Shelton Bicentennial Quilt.  Light refreshments will be served.  Registration required at 203-924-1580.  More details here.

Books @ Noon

At the Plumb Library, Monday, October 23, 12:00 PM. Book discussion group for adults on fourth Mondays at noon. This month’s selection is The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-Time by Mark Haddon. 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.

Repeat Reads

At the Plumb Library, Friday, October 27, 6:00pm.  Adults re-read (or read for the first time) classic favorites from youth. This month’s book is The Three Musketeers by Alexander Dumas. 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.


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.