Women’s History Month

The Danbury Library celebrates Women’s History Month. Women’s History Month commemorates and encourages the study, observance, and celebration of the vital role of women in American history.

Book Lists

Non-fiction selections about feminism and women in history

More Women’s History Month for Adults

Women’s History Month: Books for Young Adults

More Women’s History Month for YA

Women’s History Month: Books for Kids

More Women’s History Month for Kids


Women’s History Month Digital Collections

photos of women with kanopy logo
hands holding speech bubbles with hoopla book covers
book titles from overdrive


Events & Programs

The Power of Friendships with NPR Legal Affairs Correspondent Nina Totenberg

Intimate conversation with Nina Totenberg about her nearly fifty-year friendship with Ruth Bader Ginsburg.

Ada Lovelace & Computer Science

Become a computer scientist for the day and create crafts inspired by Ada Lovelace!

Community Mom Group: Fill My Cup

Supportive techniques for mothers to manage their stress in a safe, fun atmosphere!

Book Talk: Book Discussions for Adults

Discuss Their Eyes Were Watching God and Barracoon by Zora Neale Hurston at the March meeting.

Herbs to Navigate PMS, Motherhood, and Menopause

Learn about the benefits of chickweed, motherwort, and crone herbs.