Please note that all branches will be closed Saturday, July 2 and Monday, July 4 in observance of Independence Day.

This page is being updated. Please call 203-946-8129 (Ives Children’s Room), email [email protected], or contact your local branch for current availability of library passes. Thanks!


Long Wharf Theatre
Intermittently available at all NHFPL locations
Admit up to two for free (proof of COVID-19 vaccination required)

222 Sargent Drive, New Haven
Check theatre’s schedule for times

Comedy and tragedy theater masks


  • Adult NHFPL card required to check out passes (any overdue materials or fines associated with card must first be resolved)
  • Long Wharf Theatre pass is single use; no need to return or renew it
  • Only one pass at a time may be checked out on a card
  • Long Wharf Theatre determines how many people its passes will allow, what the discount is, and when the passes can be used

Are other passes available?

Due to the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic, our museum pass program has been limited.  We hope to expand this very popular service as soon as it is safe to do so!  In the meantime, browse some free activities below.

Free Activities

Online Activities

Visit our Fun Activities page for educational games, exercise resources, and virtual tours and exhibits of museums and institutions around the world!