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Essex Library Association

Address: 33 West Avenue, Essex, CT 06426
Phone Number: 860 767-1560
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Ranked #3 of 12 things to do in Essex
Type: Libraries, Traveler Resources
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Type: Libraries, Traveler Resources
Mon 10:00 am - 6:00 pm
Tue 10:00 am - 7:00 pm
Wed 10:00 am - 6:00 pm
Thu 10:00 am - 7:00 pm
Fri 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
Sat 10:00 am - 4:00 pm

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English first
Essex, Connecticut
Senior Contributor
42 reviews 42 reviews
3 attraction reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 7, 2014

This library has it all. Great staff, wonderful for every age level. The book selection and programs are filled with new and different events every month. I love spending time here.

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Senior Reviewer
7 reviews 7 reviews
3 attraction reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 5, 2014

I love our Essex Library of which I am a member. The staff are so helpful and very pleasant to deal with. It's a wonderful place to browse and if a book is not on the shelf, the staff will order it and send an email notifying when it's ready for pick up. Great service! The only reason I give... More 

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Essex, Connecticut, United States
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 28, 2014

So much goes on at this library I have to pick and choose and miss some attractive programs because of time. I belong to library book clubs, watch opera movies, listen to authors, attend debates, play bridge and on and on. One really handy service is the book-a-librarian which anyone can do who needs tech help with any of their... More 

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Top Contributor
51 reviews 51 reviews
17 attraction reviews
30 helpful votes 30 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 1, 2014

Love this library and love the friendly staff, especially The children's librarians. They are very active with events, readings, crafts etc. A perfect place for a rainy day with the kids or on a sunny one, stop in, grab a book and head out to the park across the street.

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New York City, New York
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9 reviews 9 reviews
3 attraction reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 21, 2014

Very spacious, great service, good programs, excellent librarians and great technology. My children and I enjoy coming to this library at least three times a week and they have their book sales every May which is a real deal.

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