Children’s Librarian Jessica Archambault Chosen for Nutmeg Book Award Committee

Our Children’s Librarian, Ms. Jessica, has been chosen as a representative on the 2023 Intermediate Selection Committee!  Beginning in January, Ms. Jessica with be helping to compile the list of 10 nominees for the 2023 Intermediate Nutmeg Book Award.

The Nutmeg Book award is a Connecticut book award that encourages children in grades 2-12 to read quality literature and chose their favorite from a list of nominees. There are four division to this award, Elementary (grades 2-3); Intermediate (grades 4-6); Middle School (grades 7-8); and High School (grades 9-12).

This award is jointly sponsored by the Connecticut Library Association (CLA) and the Connecticut Association of School Librarians (CASL). In May of each year the nominees for the following year are announced.

To see the nominees for 2021, visit To learn more about the Nutmeg Book Award and see past nominees and winners, visit