For more than 180 years, the quaint home of the Bakerville Library has stood as both a touchstone of our common past and a threshold into the future we all share.
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News

The latest news and notes from the Bakerville Library.

February 10, 2012
Traveling on a Budget
Traveling on a Budget
February 4, 2012
Take Your Child to the Library Day
Take Your Child to the Library Day
December 2, 2011
Bakerville Holiday Festival, December 2011
Bakerville Holiday Festival, December 2011
October 21, 2011
Pumpkin Painting and Storytelling, October 2011
Pumpkin Painting and Storytelling, October 2011
October 9, 2011
Maple Hollow Historical Walking Tour, October 2011
Maple Hollow Historical Walking Tour, October 2011
August 6, 2011
Bakerville Marketplace and Used Book Sale, August 2011
Bakerville Marketplace and Used Book Sale, August 2011
December 3, 2010
Bakerville Holiday Festival, December 2010
Bakerville Holiday Festival, December 2010
October 22, 2010
Pumpkin Painting and Storytelling, October 2010
Pumpkin Painting and Storytelling, October 2010
August 22, 2010
Bakerville Marketplace and Used Book Sale, August 2010
Bakerville Marketplace and Used Book Sale, August 2010
May 5, 2010
Bakerville Library is now a state-recognized historic building.
Bakerville Library is now a state-recognized historic building.

On May 5, 2010, the Connecticut Commission on Culture and Tourism’s Historic Preservation Council voted to list the Bakerville Library on the State Register of Historic Places. Elaine Carmelich was instrumental in helping this to happen, researching documents in the library and conferring with Neal Yates, whose book Where Walk the Souls of Heroes, a history of Bakerville and his house here, includes the history of the library.