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Directions & Hours

The Southbury Public Library is located at 100 Poverty Road, Southbury, CT

Via I-84 Eastbound
Take Exit 14 in Southbury; left at end of ramp onto Route 172. Right at first traffic light onto Main Street South. Through two traffic lights. At the third, take a left down the hill between the bank and Walgreens. Stay straight on Old Field Road. You will pass a golf course and Gainfield Elementary on the left. The Library is on the right side of the road just past the school. The main entrance is on Poverty Road.

Via I-84 Westbound
Take Exit 15 in Southbury; right at end of ramp onto Route 6 East and 67 North. Left at first traffic light onto Main Street South. At the next light take a right on to Poverty Road. The Library is on the right.




Monday 9:30am – 5:30pm
Tuesday 9:30am – 9:00pm
Wednesday 9:30am – 5:30pm
Thursday 9:30am – 9:00pm
Friday 9:30am – 5:30pm
Saturday 9:30am – 4:00pm
Sunday 12:00pm – 5:00pm


Inclement Weather

In case of inclement weather, please call the Library at 262-0626 to verify our hours.

If Region 15 Schools cancel, delay, or have early dismissal due to weather, all children’s & teens programming for the day are cancelled.



2013 Holidays and Special Closings

1/1/2013 Closed New Year’s Day
1/21/2013 Closed Martin L. King
2/18/2013 Closed President’s Day
3/29/2013 Closed Good Friday
3/312013 Closed Easter
5/27/2013 Closed Memorial Day
7/4/2013 Closed Independence Day
7/5/2013 Closed Independence Day
7/7/2013 Closed Summer Hours
7/14/2013 Closed Summer Hours
7/21/2013 Closed Summer Hours
7/28/2013 Closed Summer Hours
8/3/2013 Closed Summer Hours
8/4/2013 Closed Summer Hours
8/10/2013 Closed Summer Hours
8/11/2013 Closed Summer Hours
8/17/2013 Closed Summer Hours
8/18/2013 Closed Summer Hours
8/24/2013 Closed Summer Hours
8/25/2013 Closed Summer Hours
8/31/2013 Closed Summer Hours
9/1/2013 Closed Summer Hours
9/2/2013 Closed Labor Day
10/14/2013 Closed Columbus Day
11/112013 Closed Veterans Day
11/28/2013 Closed Thanksgiving
11/29/2013 Closed Thanksgiving
12/25/2013 Closed Christmas