Library Closure

Effective 6 p.m. Friday, March 13, The Stratford Public Library will close its physical Library location until further notice to support the ongoing efforts to limit the spread of COVID-19 to our community and beyond.  Digital collections and continuing education platforms will be available 24/7.  For updates on the library closure, and for links to reliable information on COVID-19 visit our resource page

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To learn to read is to light a fire.
~Victor Hugo

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Children's Programs

At your library

Learn, explore, and create together! Join in engaging, free, drop-in programs at the library and in your community. Explore core children's programs offered throughout the year.

In your community

Public Library on Wheels (PLOW) is a literacy initiative of the Stratford Public Library that addresses the low literacy level in children throughout Stratford and area. Check out current PLOW programs.

Kids Events

dad reading with two kids
Apr. 01, 9:45 to 11:30

This is a free drop-in program held in a large gymnasium that...

baby reading book
Apr. 01, 10:15 to 11:15

An hour-long program for infants and caregivers. This program includes...

young boy reading with dogs
Apr. 04, 10:30 to 11:30

The best listeners are our four-legged friends, so who better to read...