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Stratford Library to Open Sundays Beginning October 3rd

Featured will be a Genealogy Presentation

by Tom Holehan
Public Relations & Programming
Stratford Public Library

The Stratford Library will reopen on Sundays beginning October 3rd. Hours on Sunday will be from 1-5 p.m. and will continue until May 22, 2022.

On opening day (October 3rd) the Library will offer “An Introduction to Genealogy: How to Begin”, a workshop led by professional genealogist Sarah Greenberg. It is free and open to the public but limited to 25 participants with registration required. Another genealogy workshop is planned for November 21st.

Professional genealogist Sarah Greenberg will host the workshops at the Library guiding participants on the path to discovering their family tree. Introduction to Genealogy: How to Begin” will be held from 2-4 p.m. in the Lovell Room of the Stratford Library on October 3rd and November 21st.

Online registration is required at:

The town-mandated mask requirement will be observed for this program. For further information, call the Library’s Public Relations & Programming Office at: 203.385.4162.

The return of “Sunday Afternoon Talks” will continue with a hybrid version (in house and on Zoom) on October 17th and 24th.

Currently scheduled:
• “The Secret of Becoming a Great Communicator” with Jim Cameron (November 7th
• “The Town of Iron Toys” (November 14th)
• Holiday Music Concerts (December 5th, 12th & 19th)

Due to the ongoing pandemic, schedule is subject to change. Following Town of Stratford current mandates, the wearing of masks is required while visiting the Stratford Library.

Current Library hours are: Monday-Thursday: 10-8, Friday-Saturday: 10-5 and Sunday: 1-5 pm.

Photo: Stratford Library Board President Mike Aloi shows his support for the agency by purchasing a limited edition Stratford Library mug at the Mellow Monkey, Stratford’s unique gift shop. All proceeds from the sale of the mugs directly benefit the Library.


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