Welcome to Douglas Library

Our goal is to provide a cultural center for all residents of the town of North Canaan and surrounding communities. The library is committed to providing equal access to information, idead and knowledge through books and other resources. The library believes in and supports intellectual freedom for all.

The Douglas Library will be closed on Monday, January 21, in observance of Martin Luther King Day.

Our Services

Saturday, February 2, is Take Your Child to the Library Day!Come join us at the Douglas Library between 10AM and 12PM for ongoing story time, snacks and coloring crafts!  Children of all ages are welcome!
Some prose, some poetry and lots of companionable conversationAll ages welcome- come and join us!Geer Village, Rt. 7 S., Canaan, CTEvery other Tuesday @1:15-2:30.Call the library 860-824-7863 for more…