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Women & Money Roundtable

December 17, 2019
11:00am - 12:00pm
Registration
Location: Main Library
Room: Memorial Room
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Finances, Discussion Group
Registration Required
Description:
Women often wish they were more informed about finances as they relate to their family and themselves. This monthly discussion group, started in the spring of 2016, offers an opportunity to learn more in a comfortable setting with other wom...
This event is in the "Teens" group.

DIY Gift Drop-In

December 17, 2019
3:00pm - 4:30pm
Location: Fairfield Woods Branch Library
Room: Caroline Platt Walsh Community Room
Age Group: Teens
Program Type: After School
Description:
Got a long list of people you want to give gifts to this holiday season but no money to shop? We’ve got you covered. We will supply the craft idea and materials and you bring your crafting skills. Monday, Dec. 16       Jewelry Ma...

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.

This event is in the "Teens" group.

DIY Gift Drop-In

December 17, 2019
3:00pm - 4:30pm
Location: Main Library
Room: Teen Room - Main Library
Age Group: Teens
Program Type: Crafting
Description:
Got a long list of people you want to give gifts to this holiday season but no money to shop? We’ve got you covered.  We will supply the craft idea and materials and you bring your crafting skills. Monday- Glass Etching Tuesday- Mug Decora...

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.

This event is in the "Adults" group.
Registration
Location: Main Library
Room: Children's Program Room
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Discussion Group
Registration Required
Description:
The purpose of this group is to provide a safe space where issues of race can be discussed and where healing racism can begin. We will start this, our third year, with the film Race: The Power of an Illusion, showing the film in three parts in Septem...
This event is in the "Teens" group.

DIY Gift Drop-In

December 18, 2019
3:00pm - 4:30pm
Location: Fairfield Woods Branch Library
Room: Caroline Platt Walsh Community Room
Age Group: Teens
Program Type: After School
Description:
Got a long list of people you want to give gifts to this holiday season but no money to shop? We’ve got you covered. We will supply the craft idea and materials and you bring your crafting skills. Monday, Dec. 16       Jewelry Ma...

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.

This event is in the "Teens" group.

DIY Gift Drop-In

December 18, 2019
3:00pm - 4:30pm
Location: Main Library
Room: Teen Room - Main Library
Age Group: Teens
Program Type: Crafting
Description:
Got a long list of people you want to give gifts to this holiday season but no money to shop? We’ve got you covered.  We will supply the craft idea and materials and you bring your crafting skills. Monday- Glass Etching Tuesday- Mug Decora...

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.

This event is in the "Teens" group.
This event is in the "Adults" group.

Sew Studio with Jennifer Butler

December 18, 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.

This event is in the "Adults" group.

JOBS 2019: Job Search Boot Camp

December 19, 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.

This event is in the "Adults" group.

Purls of Wisdom Knitting Group

December 19, 2019
10:30am - 12:30pm
Location: Fairfield Woods Branch Library
Room: Caroline Platt Walsh Community Room
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Crafting
Description:

Whether you are an advanced knitter or just learning, this is a great group to join. Crocheters are welcome, too. Individual projects, group projects, and friendships are knit together each week.

This event is in the "Adults" group.

JOBS 2019: One-on-One Career Counseling

December 19, 2019
10:45am - 2:00pm
Location: Main Library
Room: Study Room D
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Jobs & Small Business
Description:

The Main Library hosts 20-minute, one-on-one counseling sessions with a career coach each week. Bring your resume and your questions. Same-day sign up is available at the Information Desk or by calling 203-256-3160. First come, first served; space is limited. 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.

This event is in the "Adults" group.

Books & Banter

December 19, 2019
1:00pm - 2:00pm
Registration
Location: Fairfield Woods Branch Library
Room: Caroline Platt Walsh Community Room
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Book Club
Registration Required
Description:

We meet at the Fairfield Woods Branch at 1:00pm. We are a drop in group, with great research, discussion and banter about varied titles. We have discussed everything from memoirs and nonfiction to prose and fiction.  We welcome our regulars and first timers with open arms even if you have not finished our current title. Join Us!

This month's title is Southernmost by Silas House/ Laurie Weiner facilitator. ...
This event is in the "Teens" group.

DIY Gift Drop-In

December 19, 2019
3:00pm - 4:30pm
Location: Fairfield Woods Branch Library
Room: Caroline Platt Walsh Community Room
Age Group: Teens
Program Type: After School
Description:
Got a long list of people you want to give gifts to this holiday season but no money to shop? We’ve got you covered. We will supply the craft idea and materials and you bring your crafting skills. Monday, Dec. 16       Jewelry Ma...

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.

This event is in the "Teens" group.

DIY Gift Drop-In

December 19, 2019
3:00pm - 4:30pm
Location: Main Library
Room: Teen Room - Main Library
Age Group: Teens
Program Type: Crafting
Description:
Got a long list of people you want to give gifts to this holiday season but no money to shop? We’ve got you covered.  We will supply the craft idea and materials and you bring your crafting skills. Monday- Glass Etching Tuesday- Mug Decora...

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.

This event is in the "Teens" group.

Girls Who Code

December 19, 2019
6:30pm - 8:00pm
Registration
Location: Main Library
Room: Memorial Room
Age Group: Teens
Program Type: Technology
Registration Required
Description:
For Tween and Teen Girls and Boys in Grades 6 and up- Computer skills are the most sought-after in the US job market, with demand growing 3X the national average.  Girls Who Code is a national organization leading the movement to inspire, educat...

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.

This event is in the "Teens" group.

downUNDER Computer Lab

December 20, 2019
2:45pm - 4:45pm
Location: Fairfield Woods Branch Library
Room: Caroline Platt Walsh Community Room
Age Group: Teens
Program Type: After School
Description:

For Teens Grades 6 and up: The downUNDER is now open as a computer lab on Fridays. Please note- the space will be solely dedicated to using computers and there will be no additional activities in the room on Fridays.

Disclaimer(s)

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

This event is in the "Adults" group.

Sew Easy American Sewing Guild

December 21, 2019
10:00am - 2:00pm
Location: Fairfield Woods Branch Library
Room: Caroline Platt Walsh Community Room
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Crafting
Description:
Join the sewing craze and learn all aspects of sewing.  Bring a lunch, work on personal sewing projects and learn new sewing techniques.  The American Sewing Guild is a national organization. ...
This event is in the "Children" group.

December No School, No Problem!

December 23, 2019
9:00am - 8:00pm
Location: Fairfield Woods Branch Library
Room: Children's Library - Woods Library
Age Group: Children
Program Type: Special Event
Description:
No school? No problem! Are you looking for something to do during your school break? Join us on Monday and Friday for a drop-in craft available all day in the Children’s Room. For children in grades K-5. Drop-in event. Parent or caregiver must remain...
This event is in the "Children" group.

December No School, No Problem!

December 23, 2019
9:00am - 8:00pm
Location: Main Library
Room: Children's Library - Main Library
Age Group: Children
Program Type: Special Event
Description:
No school? No problem! Are you looking for something to do during your school break? Join us on Monday and Friday for a drop-in craft available all day in the Children’s Room. For children in grades K-5. Drop-in event. Parent or caregiver must remain...
This event is in the "Adults" group.

Purls of Wisdom Knitting Group

December 26, 2019
10:30am - 12:30pm
Location: Fairfield Woods Branch Library
Room: Caroline Platt Walsh Community Room
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Crafting
Description:

Whether you are an advanced knitter or just learning, this is a great group to join. Crocheters are welcome, too. Individual projects, group projects, and friendships are knit together each week.

This event is in the "Adults" group.

JOBS 2019: One-on-One Career Counseling-CANCELLED

December 26, 2019
10:45am - 11:45am
Location: Main Library
Room: Study Room D
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Jobs & Small Business
Description:

The Main Library hosts 20-minute, one-on-one counseling sessions with a career coach each week. Bring your resume and your questions. Same-day sign up is available at the Information Desk or by calling 203-256-3160. First come, first served; space is limited. 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.

This event is in the "Children" group.

December No School, No Problem!

December 27, 2019
9:00am - 4:30pm
Location: Fairfield Woods Branch Library
Room: Children's Library - Woods Library
Age Group: Children
Program Type: Special Event
Description:
No school? No problem! Are you looking for something to do during your school break? Join us on Monday and Friday for a drop-in craft available all day in the Children’s Room. For children in grades K-5. Drop-in event. Parent or caregiver must remain...
This event is in the "Children" group.

December No School, No Problem!

December 27, 2019
9:00am - 4:30pm
Location: Main Library
Room: Children's Library - Main Library
Age Group: Children
Program Type: Special Event
Description:
No school? No problem! Are you looking for something to do during your school break? Join us on Monday and Friday for a drop-in craft available all day in the Children’s Room. For children in grades K-5. Drop-in event. Parent or caregiver must remain...
This event is in the "Children" group.

Bristlebots

December 27, 2019
10:00am - 10:45am
Registration
Location: Main Library
Room: Children's Program Room
Age Group: Children
Program Type: Special Event
Registration Required
Description:
Do you think you can build a robot on the head of a toothbrush? Join us to build your own Bristlebot! Bristlebots are simple, tiny robots that move around on their bristles. After we build our Bristlebots, we will put them to the test! For childre...