Category Archives: event

Closing Early July 11

Due to unforeseen circumstances, the Babcock library will be closing at 3 PM today.  We apologize for any inconvenience and will open back up at our regular time on Wednesday!

Birds of Prey are on Their Way!

Greetings Citizens!

The Babcock Library invites you all to a program featuring Ashford’s own Horizon Wings!  We will learn about conservation and rehabilitation efforts, as well as seeing these magnificent creatures live and in, well, not in person, but in BIRDson!

The Program starts at 11:00am on July 15th in Knowlton Hall at 25 Pompey Hollow Rd.

See you there!

Historic Homes of Connecticut…This Friday!

This coming Friday, May the 12th, the Babcock Library is proud to welcome award winning author Dan Sterner to discuss our region’s beautiful homes.  Mr. Sterner has won several awards for his blog on historic Connecticut homes and has published two books: one about the structures state wide and another focusing on the buildings of Hartford lost to progress.

Check out the blog, Historic Buildings of Connecticut, here!

Event begins at 7 pm in Knowlton Hall

Save the Date! Wine! Food! Art!

The date for the Annual Friends Gift of the Vine: Wine Tasting and Art Show as been announced!

Pencil in September 16th from 3 to 5 pm, at Church Farm Center in Ashford, CT for this wonderful event to benefit the Babcock Library.

Tickets will be available over the summer, so stay tuned!