Library Hours & Holiday Closings

South Norwalk Branch Hours

Monday 9:00 - 5:30
Tuesday 12:00 - 8:30
Wednesday 9:00 - 5:30
Thursday 9:00 - 5:30
Friday 9:00 - 5:30
Saturday 9:00 - 5:30
Sunday 1:00 - 5:00*

Main Library Hours

Monday 9:00 - 8:30
Tuesday 9:00 - 5:30
Wednesday 9:00 - 8:30
Thursday 9:00 - 8:30
Friday 9:00 - 5:30
Saturday 9:00 - 5:30
Sunday 1:00 - 5:00*
*Special Sunday Hours  Dec. 31 (Open 10 - 2)

Holiday Closings 2017

Date Days of Week
Holiday
January 1
Monday
New Year's Day
January 14 and January 15
Sunday and Monday
Martin Luther King Day Weekend
February 18 and February 19
Sunday and Monday
President's Day Weekend
March 30
Friday Good Friday
April 1
Sunday Easter
May 27 and May 28
Sunday and Monday
Memorial Day Weekend
July 1
Sunday Independence Day
July 4
Wednesday Independence Day
September 3
Monday Labor Day
October 8
Monday
Columbus Day
November 12
Saturday Veterans Day
November 22
Thursday Thanksgiving
November 23
Friday Day after Thanksgiving
December 25
Tuesday Christmas Day
January 1, 2019
Tuesday New Year's Day

South Norwalk Branch Directions

From West on I-95:

  • Exit 14. Take a right onto Fairfield Avenue at the end of exit ramp.
  • Proceed down the road through one traffic lights (cross streets are Couch Street and Flax Hill Road)
  • Cross Dr. Martin Luther King Drive Jr. at second traffic light. Fairfield Avenue becomes Washington Street.
    • NOTE: SNET, a brown, brick building, will be on the right side of the street.
  • Turn right into the first driveway on the right, just past the SNET building.
    • NOTE: The driveway is between the SNET building and the library. The driveway leads to the Library's parking lot. if you get to the U.S Post Office or Klaff's, you've gone too far.


From East on I-95:

  • Exit 15. Stay right at the first of two forks. Stay left at the second fork.
  • Turn left onto West Avenue at the end of the ramp. Keep straight through 5 traffic lights.
    • NOTE: Shell Gas Station and Walgreens will be on the right.
  • At the 6th traffic light will be a sharp curve and West Avenue becomes Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Drive.
  • Proceed through the 7th traffic light. Webster Parking Lot will be on the left.
  • Turn left onto Washington Street at 8th traffic Light.
    • NOTE: After making the left, SNET, a brown, brick building, will be on the right side of the street.
  • Turn right into the first driveway on the right, just past the SNET building.
    • NOTE: The driveway is between the SNET building and the library. The driveway leads to the Library's parking lot.
  • If you get to the U.S. Post Office or Klaff's, you've gone too far.


From Merritt: South to Route 7. Take South Norwalk exit to West Ave.

Right on West and continue as above.


Parking: The parking lot behind the Branch Library is usually adequate.


Real-time Parking Map

Other types of transportation to the South Norwalk Public Library, 10 Washington St.

  Route
Norwalk Transit Wheels Wheels route 9 stops at Washington Street
CT Transit Bus Route 41 from Stamford to the Norwalk Wheels Hub
Metro North Train
So. Norwalk Station
29 Monroe St Norwalk, CT 
New Haven and Danbury Lines stop at the South Norwalk Station
Norwalk Transit Commuter Shuttles are available to other areas of
Norwalk from the train station.
It is a .3 mile walk from the train station to the South Norwalk Library.