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.

Valley Shakespeare Festival at Plumb!

At the Plumb Memorial Library, Tuesday, May 3rd, all day! Valley Shakespeare Festival is holding a free public event. The fun includes Afternoon Tea with the Queen, Shakespeare Jeopardy and Pizza, and an evening performance of Pericles, Prince of Tyre. Details here.

Special Meeting of the Friends of the Shelton Libraries

At the Plumb Memorial Library, Saturday May 7, 2-4 p.m. The Friends of the Shelton Libraries will be holding a meeting in the Reading Room on the main floor.  Election of officers will be held, the Treasurer’s Report read, and an update of activities will be given.  The meeting is open to any and all, with new members always welcome.  Refreshments will be served.


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.

Color Craze

At the Plumb Memorial Library on the third Saturday of each month through the winter at 1:00 PM. New! Spend an hour and catch the coloring craze.  Adults indulge with the enticing pages provided by the library – as long as they share the crayons! Details here.


At the Plumb Memorial Library on Tuesdays at 600 PM. This all-ages group of knitters, crocheters, and other needle crafters joins for support and chat. New members are always welcome.