Mon, Jan 30, 2023

An inspiring conversation between Artist Collective of Westport's Miggs Burroughs with Dick Rauh about his current exhibit in the Sheffer Gallery, A Botanical Retrospective, currently on view in the Library's Sheffer Gallery.

Mon, Jan 23, 2023

Noted attorney Josh Koskoff will present an overview of the case against conservative talk show host Alex Jones, which resulted in the largest verdict in history in a defamation case.

Mon, Jan 23, 2023

Westport’s own Dan Woog brings his popular blog “06880: Where Westport Meets the World” to life, via the Verso Studios at the Westport Library – recorded LIVE in the Trefz Forum! On Monday, January 23, at noon hear Dan's conversation with Lori Cochran, the Executive Director of the Westport Farmer's Market.

Thu, Jan 12, 2023

The Westport Garden Club presented entomologist Doug Tallamy, who joined The Westport Library via Zoom to speak about how what humans plant affect the ecosystem in profound ways.

Thu, Jan 12, 2023

Christine Ohlman & Rebel Montez served up their blue-eyed soul Winter Dance Party in the Trefz Forum at The Westport Library/Verso Studios on Saturday, January 7, at 6:30 pm. 

Wed, Jan 11, 2023

Chef Michel Nischan answers some profound questions about our food system, food access and food choice, and how we can all play a part to create a more equitable and sustainable food system. “Food as a single subject has more impact on human health, environmental health, societal health, and economic health than any other subject.”  - Chef Michel Nischan

Mon, Jan 9, 2023

Westport’s own Dan Woog brings his popular blog “06880: Where Westport Meets the World” to life, via the Verso Studios at the Westport Library – recorded LIVE in the Trefz Forum! On Monday, January 9 at noon, listen to Dan's conversation with  Westport's Superintendent of Schools, Thomas Scarice as we gear up for 2023. 

Tue, Dec 27, 2022

Westport’s own Dan Woog brings his popular blog “06880: Where Westport Meets the World” to life, via the Verso Studios at the Westport Library – recorded LIVE in the Trefz Forum! On Tuesday, December 27, at noon hear Dan's conversation with John Branson, the Former Rector at Christ & Holy Trinity Church here in Westport.

Tue, Dec 20, 2022

Ken Burns' new three-part documentary, "The U.S. and the Holocaust," directed and produced by Burns, Lynn Novick and Sarah Botstein, explores America’s response to the horrors of the Holocaust and the rise of authoritarianism in Europe. On December 14, The Westport Library held a brief screening and panel discussion moderated by CPTV host Ray Hardman, tracing the parallels between the decline of democracy leading up to World War II and the current threat to democracy today.

Tue, Dec 20, 2022

Senator Richard Blumenthal spoke to the community in the Library's Trefz Forum as a guest of the Y’s Men and The Westport Library. Following the talk, Y’s Man and former First Selectman Jim Marpe led a Q&A.

Tue, Dec 20, 2022

As has become a tradition, Staples’ Orphenians presented a holiday program for the Westport community — at the Library! The Orphenians is a 47-voice choir — Staples finest voices — led by Music Director Luke Rosenberg.

Fri, Dec 9, 2022

Westport’s own Dan Woog brings his popular blog “06880: Where Westport Meets the World” to life, via the Verso Studios at the Westport Library – recorded LIVE in the Trefz Forum! On Monday, December 12 at noon hear Dan's conversation with Matthew Mandel, the Executive Director of the Westport-Weston Chamber of Commerce.

Wed, Nov 30, 2022

Author and Westport resident Amanda Freeman talks about her debut book, Getting Me Cheap: How Low-Wage Work Traps Women and Girls in Poverty.

Mon, Nov 28, 2022

Westport’s own Dan Woog brings his popular blog “06880: Where Westport Meets the World” to life, via the Verso Studios at the Westport Library – recorded LIVE in the Trefz Forum! On Monday, November 28 at noon hear Dan's conversation with Vasili Tziolis, a native of Westport who is the current General Manager of Westport's iconic Sherwood Diner.

Wed, Nov 23, 2022

On Saturday, November 19, Chris Frantz of Talking Heads and Tom Tom Club fame presented Residual Groove, a funk-fusion, improv-heavy dance band out of Fairfield County, and contemporary singer-songwriter Brian Dolzani. Residual Groove is a five-piece Funk-Fusion band out of Norwalk

Wed, Nov 23, 2022

Chris Frantz Presents Emerging Musicians Series Returns to The Westport Library with Residual Groove and Brian Dolzani

Mon, Nov 14, 2022

Westport’s own Dan Woog brings his popular blog “06880: Where Westport Meets the World” to life, via the Verso Studios at the Westport Library – recorded LIVE in the Trefz Forum! On Monday, November 14 at noon hear Dan's conversation with Maxx Crowley, a native of Westport and the current President of the Westport Downtown Association. Surrounded by real estate his entire life through his father’s company, SCA Crowley Real Estate Services, Maxx felt passionate in following the footsteps of his family.

Mon, Nov 7, 2022

TEA Talk, Westport Arts Advisory Committee's panel exploring provocative, topical subjects in the arts, returns to the Trefz Forum. TEA Tal’ three panels will consider the impact of the last two years on creativity and consumption of the arts.

Fri, Nov 4, 2022

Candidates running for the CT State Legislature representing towns and cities from State Senate Districts 26 and State House Districts 136 and 42 will participate in a Candidates Forum on Tuesday, November 2, 2022 at 7 pm at the Westport Library

Fri, Oct 28, 2022

Professional Costumer C. Delari Johnston joined us for Camp Explore: 2022 Sewing Creature Comforts to create a camper-designed creature.

Fri, Oct 28, 2022

Professional Costumer C. Delari Johnston joined us for Camp Explore: 2022 Sewing Creature Comforts to create a camper-designed creature.

Fri, Oct 28, 2022

Professional Costumer C. Delari Johnston joined us for Camp Explore: 2022 Sewing Creature Comforts to create a camper-designed creature.

Fri, Oct 28, 2022

Professional Costumer C. Delari Johnston joined us for Camp Explore: 2022 Sewing Creature Comforts to create a camper-designed creature.

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