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News & Events

The Watertown Library Assocition provides informative, interactive programs and events, both in-person and virtual, across varied disciplines and interests. Whether it's children's story time, author talks, mystery book club discussions, seasonal crafting kits, job search programs, technology instruction, movie matinees, grab-n-go bags or more - find out what's on at the library.

Sporting Events That Changed America

Based on Martin Gitlin's highly acclaimed book - Powerful Moments in Sports: The Most Significant Sporting Events in American History and featuring exciting videos of sporting events through more than 100 years.

Build Your Own Kaleidoscopes

Join us at the Watertown Library on Wednesday, June 21, 2023 from 1:00pm to 2:00pm for Imagine Nation - Build Your Own Kaleidoscopes - children age 6 - 12.

Black Bears In Connecticut

Join us on Wednesday, June 28, 2023 - 6:30pm at the Watertown Library when we welcome back master wildlife presenter Paul Colburn for his informative and educational program focusing on black bears in Connecticut.

Summer Hours

Watertown Library Association Summer Hours* begin June 3, 2023 and run through September 2, 2023.

*Closed on Saturdays during the Summer.

Holiday Hours

The Watertown Library Association will be closed on Tuesday, July 4, 2023 for Independence Day.

Mystery Book Club

The Mystery Book Club meets at 7:00pm on the third Wednesday of each month via Zoom.

1000 Books Before Kindergarten

The Watertown Library Association is participating in the 1000 Books Before Kindergarten program!

Curbside Service

No Contact Curbside Service is available for our patrons with a valid Watertown Library Card.

Grab-N-Go Bags

Individualized Grab-N-Go Bags of children's books available at Watertown Library!

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Watertown Library

Hours of Operation:
  • Mon: 10am to 5pm
  • Tues, Wed & Thur: 10am to 7pm
  • Fri: 10am to 5pm
  • Sat*: 10am to 2pm
  • *(Closed on Saturdays during the Summer - Memorial Day through Labor Day)

Oakville Branch

Hours of Operation:
  • Tues, Wed & Thur: 10am to 4pm