Attention Valleyites!

We DO have power and can provide:

Computers w/ Internet Access & Microsoft Apps
Free Wi-Fi
Charging Station for Mobile Devices
On-Site / Mobile Printing
Scan/Copy/Fax capability
Print/Electronic Books/CDs/DVDs
Free A/C Comfort


Positive word from the ALA (American Libraries Association) is that the Senate has voted to keep #NetNeutrality rules.

Annual Scholarship Prize of $500 available!
Derby Public Library is accepting submissions for its Annual $500 Scholarship Prize. Open to all high school seniors living in Derby who plan to further their education regardless of where they go to school. Library Board of Directors will choose the winner based on an essay explaining the role of libraries in their life. Submit essays directly to the Library Director now thru Thurs., May 24 at More info:


May/June 2018 Newsletter


Upcoming Events:

ADULT (ages 18+)


Grow Your Own Garden
Friday, May 18th @ 3:30 PM

Join your neighborhood garden at the Library
Volunteer to help low income families
Water plants, harvest vegetables, maintain beds
Corporate teams, civic groups, HS & college students, garden community residents, church groups, professional gardeners all welcome! Have fun!



TEEN / YA (ages 12-17)

YA Wednesdays
Wednesdays 6 PM – 7:30 PM
Play Station *4*, Nintendo Wii
Board Games, Legos


MakerSpace (Build a Better World)
Thurs., May 31st. 3 PM – 4:30 PM
3D design programs, 3D printer
3D doodle pens, Legos & more!


CHILDREN (ages 0-11)


MUSICAL MONDAYS (ages 2 – 6)
Mondays: May 21th & June 11th  @ 10 AM
Sandi Schuchmann of “Turn It Up
interactive music and movement style. 

No fee for 2-week session. Children + caregiver.
Registration requested. Comfortable attire.


For more info on our programs or to register,
visit our Calendar, call (203) 736-1482 or stop by