Upcoming Events

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Age
Program Type
Library Branch
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Location: Main Library
Room: Rotary Room
Age Group: All Ages
Program Type: Special Event
Description:
Friends of the Fairfield Public Library Annual Mini Golf Fundraiser ...

Disclaimer(s)

This program is designed for children and accompanying adults. Please plan to attend and be engaged with your child for this program. Drop offs are not permitted.

The Fairfield Public Library reserves the right to utilize photographs or video taken at the library for future library publications or other library publicity.  All library patrons consent to the use of their photo/video taken at the library or during library events for such purposes.  If a patron does not wish to be photographed/videoed, the patron must notify the library staff to that effect.

SCORE 1-on-1 Small Business Counseling

March 25, 2019
9:15am - 10:30am
Registration
Location: Main Library
Room: Study Room D
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Jobs & Small Business
Registration Required
Description:
The Fairfield County Chapter of SCORE®, Counselors to America’s Small Business, is partnering with the Library to offer free, one-on-one counseling for current and prospective entrepreneurs. SCORE mentors offer guidance in many areas, including: busi...

SCORE 1-on-1 Small Business Counseling

March 25, 2019
10:30am - 11:45am
Registration
Location: Main Library
Room: Study Room D
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Jobs & Small Business
Registration Required
Description:
The Fairfield County Chapter of SCORE®, Counselors to America’s Small Business, is partnering with the Library to offer free, one-on-one counseling for current and prospective entrepreneurs. SCORE mentors offer guidance in many areas, including: busi...

Stories Alive for 4's and 5's: Spring Session 1

March 25, 2019
2:00pm - 2:45pm
Registration
Location: Main Library
Room: Children's Program Room
Age Group: Preschool
Program Type: Storytime
Registration Required
Description:
Through stories, music, activities and more, this weekly class helps to develop both the motor and social skills necessary for kindergarten readiness. Children ages 4-5 attend independently, but parent or caregiver must remain in the Children’s Room....

Mix it up Mondays in the downUNDER

March 25, 2019
3:00pm - 4:45pm
Location: Fairfield Woods Branch Library
Room: Caroline Platt Walsh Community Room
Age Group: Teens
Program Type: After School
Description:

Grades 6 and up. Join us in the downUNDER on Mondays for a hands-on activity guaranteed to get you thinking.

Disclaimer(s)

We cannot guarantee that food served at this program has not come into contact with peanuts, tree nuts, soy, or other allergens.

The Fairfield Public Library reserves the right to utilize photographs or video taken at the library for future library publications or other library publicity.  All library patrons consent to the use of their photo/video taken at the library or during library events for such purposes.  If a patron does not wish to be photographed/videoed, the patron must notify the library staff to that effect.

Chess Club

March 25, 2019
6:30pm - 7:45pm
Location: Fairfield Woods Branch Library
Room: Small Meeting Room
Age Group: All Ages
Program Type: After School
Description:
Join our Chess Club! We supply the chess boards, you provide the competition. The club will meet weekly for intermediate players who have played the game previously. For players of all ages.  ...

Practicing English

March 25, 2019
7:00pm - 8:00pm
Location: Main Library
Room: Study Room D
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Special Event
Description:
The Fairfield Public Library invites adult English Language learners to participate in a conversation group with a discussion leader. This is an ongoing program. All levels of learning are welcome. Drop-in, no registration is required.  ...

Baby Rhyme Time

March 26, 2019
9:30am - 10:00am
Location: Fairfield Woods Branch Library
Room: Caroline Platt Walsh Community Room
Age Group: Preschool
Program Type: Storytime
Description:

Drop-in program. A lapsit program with songs, rhymes and books for babies (pre-walkers) and their caregiver! Tickets will be handed out 30 minutes before the program begins.

Disclaimer(s)

The Fairfield Public Library reserves the right to utilize photographs or video taken at the library for future library publications or other library publicity.  All library patrons consent to the use of their photo/video taken at the library or during library events for such purposes.  If a patron does not wish to be photographed/videoed, the patron must notify the library staff to that effect.

VITA Tax Assistance

March 26, 2019
9:30am - 4:00pm
Location: Main Library
Room: Rotary Room
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Special Event
Description:
The Fairfield Public Library is pleased to once again be able to offer no cost, full service tax preparation assistance through VITA, the Volunteer Income Tax Assistance Program sponsored by the Internal Revenue Service. This helpful service has been...

Wobbly Walkers

March 26, 2019
10:30am - 11:00am
Location: Fairfield Woods Branch Library
Room: Caroline Platt Walsh Community Room
Age Group: Preschool
Program Type: Storytime
Description:

Drop-in program. An active storytime with songs, rhymes, and books for children 12-23 months with their caregiver! Child must be walking. Tickets will be handed out 30 minutes before the program begins.

Disclaimer(s)

This program is designed for children and accompanying adults. Please plan to attend and be engaged with your child for this program. Drop offs are not permitted.

Preschool Storytime

March 26, 2019
2:00pm - 2:30pm
Location: Main Library
Room: Children's Program Room
Age Group: Preschool
Program Type: Storytime
Description:
Drop-in program for children ages 3-5 years old. Children and caregivers are invited to this early literacy-based program that will include stories, songs, finger plays and much more! Tickets will be handed out 30 minutes before the program begins. S...

Game Day Tuesdays in the downUNDER

March 26, 2019
3:00pm - 4:45pm
Location: Fairfield Woods Branch Library
Room: Caroline Platt Walsh Community Room
Age Group: Teens
Program Type: After School
Description:

Grades 6 and up: Every Tuesday we will be setting up the X-Box for group gaming or use one of our laptops from our mobile computer lab to game online with a group of your friends. Or if digital games aren't for you, try your hand at one of our board games.

Disclaimer(s)

The Fairfield Public Library reserves the right to utilize photographs or video taken at the library for future library publications or other library publicity.  All library patrons consent to the use of their photo/video taken at the library or during library events for such purposes.  If a patron does not wish to be photographed/videoed, the patron must notify the library staff to that effect.

Family Chapter Book Club

March 26, 2019
6:30pm - 7:30pm
Registration
Location: Fairfield Woods Branch Library
Room: Caroline Platt Walsh Community Room
Age Group: Children
Program Type: Book Club, After School
Registration Required
Description:
Join our family book club! This book club is for a caregiver and child in grades 1-3 to enjoy together. We will meet once each month to discuss an early chapter book and enjoy a fun activity. In March, we will read Digby O’Day: In the Fast Lane by Sh...

Disclaimer(s)

This program is designed for children and accompanying adults. Please plan to attend and be engaged with your child for this program. Drop offs are not permitted.

Introduction to Coding

March 26, 2019
6:30pm - 8:30pm
Registration
Location: Main Library
Room: Rotary Room
Age Group: Teens, Adults
Program Type: Technology
Registration Required
Description:
* THIS IS A 5 WEEK SERIES. We live in the information age. Just like the steam engine and the power loom were the engines of the industrial revolution, the computer is the engine that drives the information revolution. Computers driven by programs...
Location: Main Library
Room: Annie B. Jennings Room
Age Group: All Ages
Program Type: Discussion Group
Description:
We are continuing the discussion on topics concerning race relations in the United States and how we can adjust our own attitudes and behavior to promote race unity in our community. Participants in the group will decide on the focus...

Terrific Two's

March 27, 2019
9:30am - 10:00am
Location: Main Library
Room: Children's Program Room
Age Group: Preschool
Program Type: Storytime
Description:
Join us for some jumping, jiggling, rhyming, singing, and stories! For children 24-35 months. Tickets will be handed out 30 minutes before the program begins. Drop-in program. Space is limited. ...

Woods Book Group

March 27, 2019
1:30pm - 2:30pm
Registration
Location: Fairfield Woods Branch Library
Room: Caroline Platt Walsh Community Room
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Book Club
Registration Required
Description:
Join this popular book group's discussion of "LIttle Fires Everywhere" by Celeste Ng. ...

Crafty Wednesdays in the downUNDER

March 27, 2019
3:00pm - 4:45pm
Location: Fairfield Woods Branch Library
Room: Caroline Platt Walsh Community Room
Age Group: Teens
Program Type: Crafting, After School
Description:

Grades 6 and up: On Wednesdays we craft! Materials are available on a first-come basis.

Disclaimer(s)

The Fairfield Public Library reserves the right to utilize photographs or video taken at the library for future library publications or other library publicity.  All library patrons consent to the use of their photo/video taken at the library or during library events for such purposes.  If a patron does not wish to be photographed/videoed, the patron must notify the library staff to that effect.

Munchkin's Mess Lab

March 27, 2019
4:00pm - 4:45pm
Registration
Location: Fairfield Woods Branch Library
Room: Small Meeting Room
Age Group: Children
Program Type: After School
Registration Required
Description:
Roll those sleeves up and prepare to make that mess your parents don't want you to make at home! Join us in experimenting with different slimes, goos, and glops! For children in grades K-2. Parent or caregiver must remain in the Library for the...

Art and Whimsy, Grades K-2

March 27, 2019
4:00pm - 5:00pm
Registration
Location: Main Library
Room: Children's Program Room
Age Group: Children
Program Type: After School
Registration Required
Description:
Explore your creative side! Join us for an afternoon of art and tap into your inner whimsy. Be ready to have fun and learn some new art techniques with Ms. MaryJo, an award-winning illustrator! Grades K-2 March class: Wednesday, March 27 (single s...

Teen Service Wednesdays

March 27, 2019
6:00pm - 7:30pm
Registration
Location: Fairfield Woods Branch Library
Room: Small Meeting Room
Age Group: Teens
Program Type: Special Event
Registration Required
Description:
Looking to earn service hours for an honors group, civic organization, or church group?  Join us on Wednesday evenings throughout March to help the library with a variety of tasks.  For teens ages 12 and up.  You must register for each...

Disclaimer(s)

We cannot guarantee that food served at this program has not come into contact with peanuts, tree nuts, soy, or other allergens.

The Fairfield Public Library reserves the right to utilize photographs or video taken at the library for future library publications or other library publicity.  All library patrons consent to the use of their photo/video taken at the library or during library events for such purposes.  If a patron does not wish to be photographed/videoed, the patron must notify the library staff to that effect.

Sew Studio with Jennifer Butler

March 27, 2019
6:30pm - 8:00pm
Registration
Location: Fairfield Woods Branch Library
Room: Caroline Platt Walsh Community Room
Age Group: Teens, Adults
Program Type: Crafting
Registration Required
Description:

This is a terrific sewing group led by the fabulous designer Jennifer Butler! Bring your own project to work on or grab a pattern from our files. For ages 12 and up, but anyone under 14 must be accompanied by a parent.

Retirement Income Planning for Small Business

March 27, 2019
6:30pm - 8:30pm
Location: Main Library
Room: Rotary Room
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Jobs & Small Business
Description:
This workshop will cover making the most of what you have, retirement risks, and the retirement planning process for small businesses. Attendees will learn: How to envision their retirement What retirement will actually cost What dependa...

JOBS 2019: Job Search Boot Camp

March 28, 2019
9:15am - 10:30am
Location: Main Library
Room: Memorial Room
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Jobs & Small Business
Description:

This tactical program targets a different set of job search skills and strategies each week. Pick up tips on interviewing, networking and resumes; something new each week.  Facilitator: Ann Wright has corporate HR experience with an extensive range of industries and has served as Assistant Director of Career Development at Yale School of Management MBA program. She has provided 1-on-1 counseling for hundreds of clients at Fairfield Public Library and in her private practice.

Baby Rhyme Time

March 28, 2019
9:30am - 10:00am
Location: Main Library
Room: Children's Program Room
Age Group: Preschool
Program Type: Storytime
Description:
A lapsit program for pre-walking babies with songs, rhymes, and books. Tickets will be handed out 30 minutes before the program begins. Drop-in program. Space is limited. ...

Terrific Two's

March 28, 2019
9:30am - 10:00am
Location: Fairfield Woods Branch Library
Room: Caroline Platt Walsh Community Room
Age Group: Preschool
Program Type: Storytime
Description:

Drop-in program. Songs, nursery rhymes, books and movement for children 24-35 months and their caregiver! Tickets will be handed out 30 minutes before the program begins.

Disclaimer(s)

This program is designed for children and accompanying adults. Please plan to attend and be engaged with your child for this program. Drop offs are not permitted.

Wobbly Walkers

March 28, 2019
10:30am - 11:00am
Location: Main Library
Room: Children's Program Room
Age Group: Preschool
Program Type: Storytime
Description:
An active storytime for children 12-23 months with songs, rhymes, and books! Child must be walking. Tickets will be handed out 30 minutes before the program begins. Drop-in program. Space is limited. ...