Puppet Show: The Reluctant Dragon

Saturday, April 20th

10:30am - 11:30 pm

The Lionheart Puppet Company will be performing The Reluctant Dragon! What happens when Harold, a young village boy, discovers a dragon in the mountains? Can Harold convince the villagers that the dragon just wants to be friends? All ages welcome!


Corner Reads Book Discussion:

Happiness Falls

Monday, May 6th at 6:00pm

Join us to discuss 2024 Quiet Corner Reads Author Angie Kim's book HAPPINESS FALLS. Tickets ($20) to hear Angie Kim speak at the Mansion at Bald Hill on Tuesday, May 14th are for sale at the circulation desk.

Pieces for Peace Traveling Exhibit

Honoring exhibit founder Jeanne Morascini

and Chaplin artist Brian Cohen

The exhibit will be on display through the month of April.

We have a new Seed Lending Library!

Thank to the Friends of the Chaplin Public Library, we now have a seed library. Stop in for flower and vegetable seeds.

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.