Pequot Library

Bringing Literature, Music, Art, Science &
the Humanities to our Community

Mission Statement

Pequot Library Mission Statement

Pequot Library brings literature, music, art, science and the humanities to our community. For over 125 years, Pequot Library has been a pillar of Fairfield County, providing professional, encouraging library services and diverse programming to our local and regional community. Pequot Library:

    • Helps children develop a life-long interest in reading and learning through engaging programs and special activities.
    • Presents concerts, exhibits, lectures, and a wide range of cultural, educational and community events in both its Auditorium and Perkin Art Gallery.
    • Engages the pressing issues of the day with its collections and adult programs.
    • Integrates its internationally important Special Collections into its day-to-day service to the community through exhibits, programs and hands-on events.
    • Preserves its original 1889 building, one of Connecticut’s historic treasures, as an ideal setting for all these activities.

Pequot Library Association

Approved by the Board of Trustees