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Goshen Public Library
42B North Street
Goshen, CT 06756

Tel: 860.491.3234
Fax: 860.491.0100

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Directions

The Goshen Public Library is located at 42 North Street, also called Route 63 in Goshen. We are part of the Town Hall and Goshen Center School Complex. The library parking lot and main entrance are located off of the Goshen Center School's circular driveway. On weekdays, patrons can also enter through the library's back entrance inside the Goshen Town Hall. Handicapped parking and a handicapped-accessible entrance are available.

From Route 8 North:
Take Exit 44, Downtown Torrington. Proceed straight off of the exit. At the first light (behind Burger King), turn left onto Route 4 West. Follow Route 4 for approximately 6 1/2 miles until you reach the rotary in the center of Goshen. Turn right at the rotary onto Route 63 North (North Street). The library is located approximately .2 miles on the right.

From Route 8 South:
Take Exit 44, Downtown Torrington. Turn right at the end of the exit ramp and follow Route 4 West for approximately 6 1/2 miles until you reach the rotary in the center of Goshen. Turn right at the rotary onto Route 63 North (North Street). The library is located approximately .2 miles on the right.

 

Hours / Holiday Schedule

Regular Hours
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday 10am to 6pm
Tuesday 10am to 8pm
Saturday 9am to 2pm

July & August (Summer hours go into effect on July 2nd and go to September 10th)
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday 10am to 6pm
Tuesday 10am to 8pm
Saturday 9am to 12pm

2017 Holiday Closings
New Year's: January 1st
Memorial Day: Monday, May 29th
Independence Day: Tuesday, July 4th
Labor Day Weekend: Saturday, September 2nd & Monday, September 4th
Thanksgiving: Thursday, November 23rd & Friday, November 24th
Christmas: Monday, December 25th

Inclement Weather
When the Library is open, we answer our phones. If there is inclement weather and you are calling during normal business hours and we do not answer our phone, then we are closed due to the weather conditions. We always notify WZBG 97.3 FM if there are any changes in our hours due to inclement weather. We also post alerts on our home page with any cancellation information or changes in our hours.

Remember that when school is closed due to inclement weather our children's programs are canceled as well.

 

Library Staff

Lynn Barker Steinmayer Library Director Send an Email
Nadine Doherty Children's Coordinator Send an Email
Kate Breakell Library Aide Send an Email
Paula Gregoire Library Aide Send an Email
Libby O'Connor Library Aide Send an Email
Pat Goldberg Library Aide Send an Email

 

Library Board of Directors

Patrick Reilly, Sr. President
Diana Bernard Vice President
Lucia L. Miller Treasurer
Henrietta Horvay Secretary
Darlene Demetri  
Terri Truczinskas