Celebrating Chaplin Artist

Terese Ridgeway (1936-2022)

Saturday, March 11th – Saturday, April 8th

The work of longtime Chaplin resident and acclaimed weaver Terese Ridgeway will be on display during the library's opening hours.





Preschool Story Time

Wednesdays at 10:30am

 Preschoolers can come hear stories, make a craft, and play. Although aimed at preschoolers, all ages are welcome!

Check out our

Library of Things!

Nature backpacks, Puppets, Hotspots, Games, Disc Golf Sets, Chromebooks, and more. Speak with a librarian to check out one of these things.


Search our collection

Check to see if we have a book or movie.

If you need a library card, please stop by the library with an ID showing your Chaplin address. Once you have a valid card, you may check out books at any public library in CT!

FREE Resources

Free Wi-Fi is available around the clock in the library and Senior Center parking lots.

Eversource Kill A Watt Kit: If you want to measure your energy use, we have a kit available for checkout!

If you are a Chaplin resident and need a library card to access Overdrive, please call or email the library.


Audio and eBooks

for Chaplin residents. If you need assistance with access, please call or email the library.

ResearchIT CT

Resources for Connecticut Residents: newspapers, magazines, databases, genealogy, and much more.