Waterford Public Library
49 Rope Ferry Road
Waterford, Connecticut 06385
Tel. 860-444-5805
Waterford Public Library Hours & Directions


 
HOURS
 
 
 
  Monday - Thursday: 9:00 - 9:00
  Friday: 9:00 - 5:30
  Saturday: 9:00 - 5:00
  Sunday: 1:00 - 4:00

 

HOLIDAY CLOSINGS 2014
  January 1 Wednesday New Year's Day
  January 20 Monday Martin Luther King, Jr. Day - LIBRARY OPEN
  February 17 Monday Presidents' Day
  April 18 Friday Good Friday
  April 20 Sunday Easter Sunday
  May 26 Monday Memorial Day
  July 4 Friday Independence Day
  September 1 Monday Labor Day
  October 13 Monday Columbus Day - LIBRARY OPEN
  November 11 Tuesday Veteran's Day
  November 27 Thursday Thanksgiving
  November 28 Friday Day after Thanksgiving - LIBRARY OPEN
  December 25 Thursday Christmas Day


Directions

The Waterford Public Library is located in the Civic Triangle. It is on the north side of Rope FerryRoad (Route 156) about 1/4 mile west of the high school, next to the Duck Pond.


Map of 49 Rope Ferry Rd Waterford, CT 06385-2806, US
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From Eastern Connecticut (Groton area): Take I-95 to Exit 81, Cross Road. At the end of the off ramp, take a left onto Parkway North. Go to the light and take a left onto Cross Roadand travel for 1 mile to the next light. At that light, take a left onto Boston Post Road - Route1.Travel for two miles to the next light; you will pass the Waterford Post Office on your right and at the next light, there will be Silva's Package Store on the right hand corner. Turn right at the light onto Avery Lane. Go to the first traffic light (the corner of Avery Lane and Rope FerryRoad - Route 156). Take a left onto Rope Ferry Road - Route 156, and go 1/8 of a mile. TheLibrary is on the left side of the road.

From Western Connecticut (New Haven area): Take I-95 North to Exit 75. At the end of the exit, there is a stop sign but continue straight on Boston Post Road - Route 1 North. Continue on Route 1 for just under 4 miles. Near the end of the 4 miles you will pass the Waterford Post Office on your right. At the next traffic light, you will see Silva's Package Store on the right hand corner. Take a right at this light onto Avery Lane. Go to the first traffic light (the corner of Avery Lane and Rope Ferry Road - Route 156). Take a left onto Rope Ferry Road - Route 156, and go 1/8 of a mile. The Library is on the left side of the road.

From Northern Connecticut (Hartford area): Take Route 2 East to Exit 19 (Route 11 South near Colchester). Continue on Route 11 until it ends. At the end of the exit, turn left and follow signs to Route 85 South. Turn right onto Route 85 and continue on Rte. 85 for 8 - 8.5 miles until you come to I-395; continue on Rte. 85 and go .9 of a mile more to the second traffic light after I-395. (You will pass the Oakdell Motel on your left.) Take a right onto Cross Road at this light and travel for approximately 2.2 miles. You will pass Hoyt's Cinemas on the left and travel over I-95. At the 2.2 mile mark, you will come to a light at the intersection of Cross Road and Route 1 - Boston Post Road. Take a left onto Rte. 1 and travel for another 2 miles. Near the end of the 2 miles you will pass the Waterford Post Office on your right. At the next traffic light, you will see Silva's Package Store on the right hand corner. Take a right at this light onto Avery Lane. Go to the first traffic light (the corner of Avery Lane and Rope Ferry Road - Route 156). Take a left onto Rope Ferry Road - Route 156, and go for 1/8 of a mile. The Library is on the left side of the road.

From Northern Connecticut (Norwich area): Take Route 395 South to Exit 77 which is used for the Crystal Mall though the signs simply say "Shopping Mall". At the end of the exit there is a traffic light. Take a left onto Route 85 South and continue for approximately .9 of a mile. You will pass the Oakdell Motel on your left. At the next intersection there is a traffic light. Take a right onto Cross Road at this light and travel for approximately 2.2 miles. You will pass Hoyt's Cinemas on the left and travel over I-95. At the 2.2 mile mark, you will come to a light at the intersection of Cross Road and Route 1 - Boston Post Road. Take a left onto Rte. 1 and travel for another 2 miles. Near the end of the 2 miles you will pass the Waterford Post Office on your right. At the next traffic light, you will see Silva's Package Store on the right hand corner. Take a right at this light onto Avery Lane. Go to the first traffic light (the corner of Avery Lane and Rope Ferry Road - Route 156. Take a left onto Rope Ferry Road - Route 156, and go 1/8 of a mile. The Library is on the left side of the road.