Thank you for your support. Your generosity makes a significant difference in the services and programs the Library is able to provide to residents of all ages. Without a variety of contributions from the members of our community our Library could not provide the services that are the signature of a dynamic and thoughtful place. Recognition below reflects gifts given between July 1, 2019 and June 30, 2020.



Francis and Joyce Pandolfi

The Chester W. Kitchings Family Foundation

Wimpfheimer Foundation



$5000 – $9999

Community Foundation of Eastern Connecticut

Marc and Barbara Ginsberg

Priscilla and Charles Hodges Memorial Fund

Edward and Carol Sauers

David MacKenzie Smith

$2500 – $4999

Frances Ashley

Michael and Dudley Del Balso

Ben and Marggie Blake

Dime Bank

Richard and Denise Easton

Edith and Herbert Lehman Foundation

Howard and Sandy Fromson

Gildersleeve/White Fund

Brian and Allegra Griffiths

William Blunt White

$1000 – $2499

John and Judy Alexander

Susan Ayers

Kevin Bowdler and Anne Fix

Stillman Brown and Meg Raftis

Castle Family Foundation

Charter Oak Federal Credit Union

Susan K. Clapp and Charles Hatton

Charles T. Clark

Richard and Lois Cole

Michael and Merrily Connery

– Saltwater Farm Vineyard

Cornelia W. Dickinson

Mr. and Mrs. Christopher Dixon

William Fowler and Mary Wolf

David and Lucia Greenhouse

Peyton Horne

James and Mary Kelley

Stephen and Mary King

Patty Kitchings

Leckerling, Ladwig & Leamon, LLC

Jeff Sprouse and Rebecca Lehmann-Sprouse

Archie and Diana Leslie

Ann Lobdell

Stuart and Casey Malcolm

John Malmros and Rosemary Contin


Harry and Susan Martin

Mr. and Mrs. Wade L. McDevitt

Dorothea B. Moore

Thomas and Marguerite Moore

Scott and Caroline Muller

Pfizer Foundation

David and Cheryl Purvis

Michael and Julia Roberts

Arnold and Kate Schmeidler

Gregory Smith and Deborah Dodds

Willard L. Spiegelman

Switz Real Estate Associates, Inc.

Raymond Uzanas

Beth Walker

James and Karen Wittliff

Eugene and Georgia York


$500 – $999

John and Binti Ackley

Ann and Michael Adair

Katherine Ballard and Revell Horsey

Alan and Patience Banister

Randy Bean and Beth Black

Bertrand Bell

Kathryn and Daniel Brandl

Josephine R. Bump

Holly Burt

Jeffrey and Lynn Callahan

Peter and Deborah Castle

Tom and Dorrit Castle

Donald and Jane Charbonnier

Kevin Costello and Alden Alexander

Cove Ledge Beer Wine and Spirits

Nan Danforth

Penelope Duckham

David and Wendy Eck

David and Carole Enfield

Osvaldo Gonin

The Green Family

William Robert Griffith

Charles and Elizabeth Harding III

Marcia Holly

Mary Hughes

Martin Jefson and Tiffany Cook

Nicholas and Noreen Kepple

Saren Langmann

John and Elizabeth Leamon

Susan Lindberg

Bruce and Catherine Littman

Spike Lobdell

Daniel Mallett and Marie Claire Ged

Michael Mirsky and Joanne Bergren

James and Terri Muren

Sandy Murray

Cormac O’Malley

Geoffrey L. and Beverly B. Phillips

James P. Quinn

James J. Quinn and Joan F. Richards

David Rathbun

Allan and Joan Rayfield

Peter I. Reinhardt and Dmitry Nesterov

Mark Renfrow & Jim Eckerle

Betty Richards Tripp

James Royle and Ann Gray

Tom and Candy Sanford

Michael E. Schefers and Sylvia Lynch

Sloan and Heather Sheridan-Thomas

Patricia Stamm

Stonington Players, Inc.

George and Brenda Sylvestre

Amy L. van der Velde

Janet and Alan Vaskas

Josh and Alejandra Welch

Liz and Harry White

Theresa C. Wilson

Woodfellas Pizza & Wings


$250 – $499

Jean M. Anderson

George A. Avery

Barbara A. Bates

Ted and Diana Beck

James Boylan and Betsy Wade

Sylvia Brown

Laurie Chipperfield

Maurice and Kathleen Clark

Jonathan and Denise Collins

Ian and Libby Cooke

Miranda de Kay

Dog Watch Cafe

Judith G. duPont

Ingrid Feddersen

Gary Fisher and Janice Marconi

Jack and Marcia Fix

William and Patricia Follett

Margaret Frisch Revill

Lois F. Geary

Robin and Paul Geise

Barbara Gildersleeve

Matt Ginsberg

John and Alice Groton

Micayla Hall

Stephen and Lynn Hazard

The Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

Robert and Julie Holland

Chris Hutchins and Rachel McCormick

Carol A. Martin

Kelley’s Pace

Morgan King and Rebekah Kepple

Carol Scheman and David Korn

Deborah Kotchen

John and Mary LaMattina

Timothy and Katherine Love


Rick and Mary Ellen McCarthy

Michael McKinley and Associates, LLC

Jim, Marisol and Patty Moody

Alexandra Moore

Aileen Mulligan

James and Barbara Murphy

Network for Good

Richard Newton

Tim and Joan O’Neill

Robert C. Palm

Dan and Alexa Pearson

Maggie Perkinson

Marcia Woolworth Porter

R. Douglass Rice and Cynthia Elliott

Margaret Luchars Richards

Jane I. Schaefer

Clare E. Sheridan

KSM Hoskins Smith

Larry and Kathleen Snoddon

Pete and Nicole Stajduhar

Paul and Nina Stimson

Stonington Pizza Palace

Edward Janusz

David and Catherine Vargas

homas and Sage Williams

Clem & Sally Wood



$100 – $249

Peg Abramson

John A. Adams

Tom and Patty Adams

Advanced Improvements, LLC

Joseph Alchermes

and Alessandra Baldini

Nelson and Denise Aldrich

Christine Allaire

Luis and Sheila Alonso

Paula A. Atwood

Carole Barnard

Anne Bartholet

Chauncey Bartholet and Natalie Hinshaw

Scott and Lisa Bates

Baude & Rolfe, P.C.

Julie (Taylor) Beattie

Richard and Elaine Berman

Paul Bessette and Alison Treanor

Big Y – Corporate

John Birkhoff

Neal and Jane Lassen Bobruff

René & Kathleen Boelig

John Boone and Jenny Dixon

Annette L. Born

Gopa and Arindam Bose

James and Barbara Boynewicz

Bill and Scotty Breed

Howard and Marcia Brensilver


Roger Brown and Daniel Leonard

Charles and Ann Buffum

Joan R. Burchenal

James and Jacqueline Burgess

Russel Burgess and Karin Whiting Burgess

Joanne Caldara

Lori Calobrisi

Susan H. Connell

Anne C. Connerton

Rich and Dee Constantine

Kurt Cramer and Lynne Lawrence

Timothy R. Cummings

Kay and Dick Daniele

Charles and Cheryl Danis

Tertius and Belinda de Kay

Diane de Mailly

Edward and Deborah Dear

Mr. and Mrs. Arthur Delmhorst

Dean DiMaggio and Eva Hantman

Jean Dixon and Robert O’Donoghue

John and Peg Donovan

Ken and Millie Donovan

Elizabeth’s Hair Studio

David and Donna Elks

Robert and Judith Ellis

Barbara Holland Emberton

Lawrence and Marcia Eppler

Jerald and Joyce Fingerut

Meredith B. Fischer

John and Kristin Foster

Chris and Beth Freeman

Peter and Anne-Marie Fuchs

Fun Company

Victoria Gadbaw

Richard and Koko Gildersleeve

Frank and Anita Gonsalves

Nancy Graham

Carol Granato

Graze Burgers – Westerly

Katrinka C. Greger

Priscilla Griscom

Mark and Betty Guadliana

Eric and Anne Hansen

John and Vera Harsh

Stephanie R. Hartell

James Harty and Ann McGeeney Harty

Mr. and Mrs. William F. Haupt

Barbara Petty Heuer

Alice Houston

Chris and Nancy Houlihan

Muriel Hinkle

Timothy Hogen

Holland Law Offices, LLC

Elizabeth Hopkins

Lauren and Michael Lewis

Anthony and Julita Inzero

Mary Liz James

Helen A. Jankoski

Paul Janssens and Jane Keener

Jean Fiore and Patrick Keenan

Suzanne Kissell

David Laurence and Laura Mathews

Amanda Lindberg

Barbara Lipphardt

Geoffrey Little and Meg Lyons

MACSEA, Ltd. – Kevin Logan, President

Vincent and Ann Loiacono

David and Suzanne Lojzim

Dennis F. Unites and Mary Kay Long

John A. Lowe III

Sarah Stifler Lucas

Kyle MacDonnell

Bruce and Kate MacKinnon

Rita Madison

Majestic Capital, LLC

Matter Family Office

Sally McBee

Karen B. McGee

Edward and Judith McGrady

Harry and Bodil Meyer

Louis and Iris Meyer

Robert and Virginia Montgomery

Ann G. Moore

David W. Moore

Indulge Coffee Co.

Thomas and Laura Moran

Claire Regan Morse

Donald and Martha Murphy

Eliza and Minor Myers, III

Mystic River Building Company

William S. Nagy

Rita T. Nason

Frederick Nicholas Jr.

Noah’s Restaurant, Inc.

Tyann S. Nordness

James and Thomasine O’Boyle

O’Brien Goodman Family Fund

Martha O’Brien

O’Brien, Stuart, Eppinger & Collier, LLC

James O’Connell

John and Joan O’Brien

Louise O’Callahan

Sharon Osga-Dugger

Elizabeth Osha

Anne B. Page and Bob Mercer

Lucius Palmer and Sloane Lederer

Peter Perenyi and Sharon Lynch

Robert Pittaway

Portuguese Holy Ghost Society

Jonathan Post and Susan Gallick

Farouk and Dima Rajab

Carl and Joan Reiser

Rhodes Collar, LLC

The Rhode Island Foundation

Jim and Ann Robins

Kate Robinson

Tom Rolfe

Christopher and Rosemarie Rose

Bill and Sheila Sanders

Sarael Sargent

John Schloss

and Janet McCaffrey Schloss

Lynn Schroder

Sea Well Seafood, Inc.

Joseph and Noreen Selinger

Ravi and Suman Shanker

Murray and Susan Smith

Sondra Smith

Michael Smyle and Rosanne T. Simborski

Shau-Wen Lucia Sokol

C. William and Donna Stamm

Gigi Bradford and Jim Stanford

Bob and Harriet Statchen

Carla and Rowland Stebbins III

John W. Stone

Stonington Community Center

Jim and Beth Sullivan

Steven and Paula Sutton

James and Lori Taylor

Aaron and Lynn Thieme

Christopher and Elizabeth Thorp

Tom’s News Stand

Keith G Tomlinson

Jonathan Towne and Rebecca Noreen

Trend Salon

Zach and Lynn Tsagarakis

William and Barbara Tufts

John and Christine Turrentine

Betty Tylaska

Barbara Van De Vusse

and Dr. Kenneth Philip Sunshine

Lissa van DykeSeth

and Barbra Van Essendelft

Gary Van Voorhis

Bruce and Marion Viau

Stuart Vyse

Brian and Catherine Wade

Kathy Weinberger

Kassy White

Joseph and Kirby Williams

Harry Winslow

and Barbara Gray-Winslow

Pamela Profit Wohltman

Franklin and Leith Wood

Andrew and Ellen Wormser

Anne Wynne

Cornelia Petty Young

Marilyn Sue Zaetz

Frederick and Patricia Ziegler

$0 – $99

Fay C. Abernethy

Edward and Audrey Adam

Denzel and Shirley Andrews


Bank Square Books

Beth Barrett Lynn

Karen Barthelson

Leslie Bartholomew

Jean Baur

Judith Beisler

Daniel and Cynthia Benfield

Gary and Frances Bennett

Geri-Anne Benning

Douglass Bjorn

David Black and Anne Rivers

Ashley Blanchard

Blanchard Lynch Family

Bluebird Day – A Boutique for the Young

Body by Bliss

Alex Bolanos

Mary Fort Boyle

Alan and MJ Brush

Christopher and Stephanie Calhoun

Robert and Carole Callahan

Linda M Camelio

Karen & Lee Cashman

Austin Chambers

Cigna Foundation

– Charities Aid Foundation of America

Mr. and Mrs. Thomas Cogan

Coca-Cola Bottling Company

Teddy Corkhill

James Joseph Costello

Curtis and Elizabeth Danforth

Philip and Alison Darrell

Gary and Sandra Davis

John Delmhorst and Michele Jones

Yolanda Desy

Raymond and Vivian DiPaola

Dene and Eileen Dobensky

John and Monika Dreslin

Frederick and Anne Eaton

David and Marcia Erskine

Peter Filkins

John and Kristin Foster

Raymond and Sally Freud

Alfred and Sherry Fritzsche

Fun Company

Crowley-Fyke Family

Ashley Gallagher

Janet Gezari

Joseph Gilbert and Nancy Follini

Grand & Water Antiques

Samuel and Terry Grimes

Steven E. Grover and Cathy Klein

Kathy Hall

Robert Halperin

Hilary Heminway

Dana and Sara Hewson

Barbara and Harry Higgins

Sarah Hill Canning

Lisa Kenyon

Stella Klewin

Mia Klewin

Linda Knopf and Oliver Wilson

Andrew and Maria Kowal

Kasimer and Mary Kowalski

Stephen and Michelle Kutz

Steven and Jean Lachance


Linda Lavin

Richard and Antoinette Ledzian

David and Pamela Leeming

Richard and Diane Lewin

The Rev. Dr. and Mrs. Douglass Lind

Albert Lochiatto and Lois Lawrence

David and Patricia Ludwig

Douglas and Evelynn Lyons

Margaret Magana

Theodore Malek and Patricia Fritzsche

Paul ManoliIda and Victor Manzella

Dorothy Marie

William and Jane Martley

Henrietta Mello Mayer

John McCarthy

Lois McDonald

Christine McMasters

Patricia and Steve Menno

David Menzies and Anna Loomis

Elaine Goodman Mills

Dorothy Monteiro

William J. Morrison

Cooper Mott

Murphy Charitable Fund

Pauline Murphy

Joanne B Murray

Jon and Christine Nickerson

Jennifer Norcross

Joyce Obuchowski

Tom and Fran O’Connell

Nancy A. and Edward N. Osman

Henry R. Palmer III

John and Deborah Papp

Briggs and Shelly Payer

Constance Petersen and Mark Egan

Denise Pierson

Pot of Green Florist

Pup Stop Barkery

David and Lora Reisfeld

Frederick Richartz

Melissa Jane Robbins

Stone and Betsey Roberts

Lori Robishaw

Sarah Rogovin and Mark E. Twiss

Jim and Carol Rooney

Linda J. Rutan

Aileen and John Saari

Peter and Dorothy Samuels

Joseph and Alice Sasso

Arthur and Cheryl Saxton

Gary and Gayle Schulte

Susan Schultz

Henry Schwab

Peter Schwartzstein

Stuart J.D. Schwartzstein

Julie Selwyn

Peter Sethre

Rachel Sherman

David and Janet Shlaes

Sift Bake Shop

Steven Slosberg

Patricia Small

Edward and Elizabeth Smith

Jerry and Shirley Snyder

Caroline Souter

Brooke Stoddard

Stop & Shop

Subway – Mystic

Mary Thacher

Andie Tomek

Kevin and Nicole Torres

Patricia J. & Edward Tucchio

Margaret Tumicki

John and Stephanie Turner

Timothy and Suzanne Tyler

Karla & John Umland

John and Gelene Urban

Karen Wall

Harriet L. Watsky

Duncan Welch

Kathy Williams

Edith Anne Wright

Yaffe Family

Dale Butler Zumsande



In Memory of Sally Foster

John and Kristin Foster

In Memory of Adolf Fuchs

Peter and Anne-Marie Fuchs

In Memory of Bettie Kepple

Elizabeth K. and Bruce H. Greene

Nicholas and Noreen Kepple

Carol A. Martin

In Memory of Susan Knox

Bertrand Bell

Peter and Ann Freeman

KSM Hoskins Smith

Valentina Marchenkoff

In Memory of Patricia Vargas

David and Catherine Vargas

In Memory of Robert Baum

Peyton Horne

Jane Johnston

George E. Pappas

Jeffrey and Jill Hennessy

Douglas and Birgitta Sinsel

Anna C. Davidson

Mr. and Mrs. Sherman Crites

In Memory of Anna Lou Aldrich

Immy Humes

In Memory of Dorothy Avery

George A. Avery

In Memory of Anthony Bailey

Paul Bessette & Alison Treanor

In Memory of Susan Chambers

Austin Chambers

In Honor of Belinda de Kay

Michael Smyle and Rosanne T. Simborski

In Honor of Jane E. Richmond

The Rhode Island Foundation