203-272-2245. 104 Main Street, Cheshire, CT 06410

Open Monday-Thursday: 9AM-8:30PM.  Friday: 9AM-5PM.
Saturday (Labor Day-June) 9AM-5PM.  Sunday (Nov-Mar): 1-5PM.
Closed Saturdays, July - Labor Day.
Closed Thursday, August 23rd & Friday, August 24th for construction.

Construction Updates

Thanks for your patience while we make CPL an even better place!

The lower level of the library is currently closed for construction.
Reference books are unavailable. Recently returned nonfiction & biographies are on display in the lobby. Other materials and services have moved to the lobby & third floor.

Where is everything?
Computers: 3rd Floor
Museum Passes: 3rd Floor
Magazines: 3rd Floor
Copier: Lobby
Newspapers: Lobby

The fax machine is currently unavailable.
It will return once the lower level reopens. If you need to send a fax, please try Staples in Wallingford (10 minutes from the library) or download the Tiny Fax app to your phone (available from your app store).

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Night Skies Planetarium

Thursday, August 16 from 10:00am-7:00pm

Night Skies is a program featuring Mike Francis using Starlab, the inflatable planetarium dome and projector system. A remarkably realistic night sky awaits groups of up to 30.

Tickets will be handed out starting at 9am on the day of the event (August 16).  The ticket will indicate a time slot when you can join the program. 

Mosquito-Borne Diseases

Monday, August 20th at 6:30pm

To date, seven different viruses have been found in mosquitoes in Connecticut through the statewide mosquito trapping and testing program. This talk will examine recent developments in our understanding of these pathogens and describe current surveillance activities to monitor their activity in the state.

Benefits of Massage

Monday, August 27th at 6:30pm

Wondering if massage is beneficial to your health? Come to the Cheshire Public Library and learn about the benefits of massage, as well as the different types of massage modalities.

Movie Matinee

Tuesdays in August at 1:00pm

August 7th: Eat, Pray, Love
August 14th: Rain Man
August 21st: Driving Miss Daisy
August 28th: Shakespeare in Love

Library Closed

The Cheshire Library will be CLOSED Thursday, August 23rd and Friday, August 24th for shelving installation in the lobby.



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