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

Bruce S. Kershner Art Gallery Reception: Pixelated Perspectives

Thursday, June 13, 2024 at 5:30pm - 7:30pm
Bruce S. Kershner Art Gallery at Main Library
Program Type:
Special Event, Art, Film, Music
Age Group:
Teens, Adults
Description:

The Bruce S. Kershner Art Gallery Committee invites the public to a reception for their latest show, an exhibit of digital art called Pixelated Perspectives, on Thursday, June...

Location: Main Library
Room: Bruce S. Kershner Art Gallery
Age Group: Teens, Adults
Program Type: Special Event, Art, Film, Music
Description:

The Bruce S.

This event is in the "Adults" group.
This event is in the "Woods Branch" group.

Mahjong @ Woods

Thursday, June 13, 2024 at 5:30pm - 7:30pm
Small Meeting Room at Fairfield Woods Branch Library
Program Type:
Special Event
Age Group:
Adults, Woods Branch
Description:

Mahjong! Thursdays from 5:30pm-7:30pm Registration required. No walk-ins. Mahjong is a tile-based game that was developed in China, and has gained wide-spread popularity in th...

Required
Location: Fairfield Woods Branch Library
Room: Small Meeting Room
Age Group: Adults, Woods Branch
Program Type: Special Event
Required
Seats Remaining: 3
Description:

Mahjong!
Thursdays from 5:30pm-7:30pm
Registration required. No walk-ins.

Mahjong is a tile-based game that was developed in China, and has gained wide-spread popularity in the West over the past century.

This event is in the "Adults" group.

The Sandwich Generation Group: a 6-Part Series (Navigating Hospital Stays)

Thursday, June 13, 2024 at 6:30pm - 8:00pm
Rotary Room at Main Library
Program Type:
Health
Age Group:
Adults
Description:

The Sandwich Generation Group A monthly gathering of information and neighbors for those on a caregiving journey. Any hospital stay brings a certain level of anxiety.  M...

Required
Location: Main Library
Room: Rotary Room
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Health
Required
Seats Remaining: 54
Description:

The Sandwich Generation Group

A monthly gathering of information and neighbors for those on a caregiving journey.

This event is in the "Children" group.

Summer Reading Kickoff @ Fairfield Museum Commons

Friday, June 14, 2024 at 10:00am - 12:00pm
Off Site
Program Type:
Special Event
Age Group:
Children
Description:

Join us outside on the Fairfield Museum Commons to kickoff this year’s Summer Reading Challenge: What Does the Fox Read? Drop by between 10:00 am and 12:00 pm for some fun during t...

Offsite Event
Location: Off Site
Age Group: Children
Program Type: Special Event
Description:

Join us outside on the Fairfield Museum Commons to kickoff this year’s Summer Reading Challenge: What Does the Fox Read? Drop by between 10:00 am and 12:00 pm for some fun during the start of summer vacation.

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.

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 "Children" group.

Summer Dance Party for the Littles!

Friday, June 14, 2024 at 10:30am - 11:00am
Off Site
Program Type:
Special Event, Storytime
Age Group:
Children
Description:

Let’s have a Summer Dance Party outside on the Fairfield Museum Commons! Join us from 10:30-11:00 am for this special event for kiddos ages 0-5 at our Summer Reading Kickoff! Hop, ...

Offsite Event
Location: Off Site
Age Group: Children
Program Type: Special Event, Storytime
Description:

Let’s have a Summer Dance Party outside on the Fairfield Museum Commons! Join us from 10:30-11:00 am for this special event for kiddos ages 0-5 at our Summer Reading Kickoff!

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.

This event is in the "Teens" group.

After-Hours Camp Half-Blood Party-Summer Challenge Kick-off for Teens

Friday, June 14, 2024 at 6:00pm - 8:00pm
Rotary Room at Main Library
Program Type:
Special Event
Age Group:
Teens
Description:

We are kicking off our Summer Challenge with a Percy Jackson inspired-after hours party.  You'll have the chance to race through the stacks on a mythologically-inspired quest,...

Required
Location: Main Library
Room: Rotary Room
Age Group: Teens
Program Type: Special Event
Required
Seats Remaining: 2
Description:

We are kicking off our Summer Challenge with a Percy Jackson inspired-after hours party.  You'll have the chance to race through the stacks on a mythologically-inspired quest, decorate cupcakes, and compete in some Olympic games.  

This event is in the "Adults" group.
This event is in the "Woods Branch" group.

American Sewing Guild

Saturday, June 15, 2024 at 12:00pm - 4:00pm
Caroline Platt Walsh Community Room at Fairfield Woods Branch Library
Program Type:
Crafting
Age Group:
Adults, Woods Branch
Description:

This is a monthly get-together of local members of the American Sewing Guild. If you are interested in learning more about sewing and the American Sewing Guild please stop by.

Location: Fairfield Woods Branch Library
Room: Caroline Platt Walsh Community Room
Age Group: Adults, Woods Branch
Program Type: Crafting
Description:

This is a monthly get-together of local members of the American Sewing Guild. If you are interested in learning more about sewing and the American Sewing Guild please stop by.

This event is in the "Teens" group.

Dungeons and Dragons Saturday Meet-Ups

Saturday, June 15, 2024 at 1:00pm - 4:30pm
Memorial Room at Main Library
Program Type:
Special Event
Age Group:
Teens
Description:

Looking for something that encourages creative thinking, problem-solving, strategy, cooperative effort, and even a little acting?  Then join our us for a Dungeons and Dragons ...

Required
Location: Main Library
Room: Memorial Room
Age Group: Teens
Program Type: Special Event
Required
Seats Remaining: 0
Description:

Looking for something that encourages creative thinking, problem-solving, strategy, cooperative effort, and even a little acting?  Then join our us for a Dungeons and Dragons meet-up. Players new to the game are welcome.

This event is in the "Teens" group.

Essay Writing for Your College Application

Saturday, June 15, 2024 at 1:30pm - 2:30pm
Rotary Room at Main Library
Program Type:
College Planning
Age Group:
Teens
Description:

The personal statement portion of the common app accounts for about 25% of weight during the admissions review process. Have you started yet, or are you a little panicked, still lo...

Required
Location: Main Library
Room: Rotary Room
Age Group: Teens
Program Type: College Planning
Required
Seats Remaining: 15
Description:

The personal statement portion of the common app accounts for about 25% of weight during the admissions review process. Have you started yet, or are you a little panicked, still looking for a good topic?

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This event is in the "Preschool" group.

Tiny Tots

Monday, June 17, 2024 at 9:30am - 10:00am
Rotary Room at Main Library
Program Type:
Storytime
Age Group:
Preschool
Description:

An engaging storytime for the littlest ones. Join us for songs, rhymes and books for babies and children up to 23 months old with their caregiver. This class is intended for babies...

Location: Main Library
Room: Rotary Room
Age Group: Preschool
Program Type: Storytime
Description:

An engaging storytime for the littlest ones. Join us for songs, rhymes and books for babies and children up to 23 months old with their caregiver. This class is intended for babies and those starting to walk.

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.

This event is in the "Teens" group.

Introduction to Java Camp-Teens

Monday, June 17, 2024 at 3:00pm - 5:00pm
Rotary Room at Main Library
Program Type:
Technology
Age Group:
Teens
Description:

Join Us for Introductory Java Coding Classes! What to Expect: ·  Dive into the basics of Java Programming ·  Covering essential topics like variables, operations...

Required
Location: Main Library
Room: Rotary Room
Age Group: Teens
Program Type: Technology
Required
Seats Remaining: 0
Description:

Join Us for Introductory Java Coding Classes!

What to Expect:

·  Dive into the basics of Java Programming

·  Covering essential topics like variables, operations, and loops

This event is in the "Children" group.

Fox Paint Along

Monday, June 17, 2024 at 4:00pm - 4:45pm
Children's Program Room at Main Library
Program Type:
Special Event
Age Group:
Children
Description:

Join us for a guided paint along as we paint a fox! For children entering grades 2nd-5th. Registration is required. Children attend independently. Parent or caregiver must ...

Required
Location: Main Library
Room: Children's Program Room
Age Group: Children
Program Type: Special Event
Required
Seats Remaining: 0
Description:

Join us for a guided paint along as we paint a fox!

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 "Children" group.
This event is in the "Woods Branch" group.

Lego® Club Drop-In

Monday, June 17, 2024 at 4:30pm - 5:15pm
Small Meeting Room at Fairfield Woods Branch Library
Program Type:
Special Event
Age Group:
Children, Woods Branch
Description:

Do you love designing with LEGO® bricks? Put your imagination to work and join us for a fun-filled afternoon building with LEGOs® alongside your friends! For children entering g...

Location: Fairfield Woods Branch Library
Room: Small Meeting Room
Age Group: Children, Woods Branch
Program Type: Special Event
Description:

Do you love designing with LEGO® bricks? Put your imagination to work and join us for a fun-filled afternoon building with LEGOs® alongside your friends!

This event is in the "Adults" group.

SCORE - How to Start and Run a Nonprofit

Monday, June 17, 2024 at 6:00pm - 7:30pm
Rotary Room at Main Library
Program Type:
Jobs & Small Business
Age Group:
Adults
Description:

Register here:https://tinyurl.com/heuzdu7d Passionate about helping people? Starting a nonprofit? Helping solve some of our country's social, economic, and/or political problems...

Location: Main Library
Room: Rotary Room
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Jobs & Small Business
Description:
This event is in the "Adults" group.

English Conversation Club

Monday, June 17, 2024 at 6:30pm - 7:30pm
Study Room H at Main Library
Program Type:
Discussion Group
Age Group:
Adults
Description:

In partnership with Literacy Volunteers of Greater Bridgeport we will be hosting an English conversation class every Monday evening. If you would like to improve and practice yo...

Required
Location: Main Library
Room: Study Room H
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Discussion Group
Required
Seats Remaining: 10
Description:

In partnership with Literacy Volunteers of Greater Bridgeport we will be hosting an English conversation class every Monday evening.

This event is in the "Preschool" group.
This event is in the "Woods Branch" group.

Baby Rhyme Time

Tuesday, June 18, 2024 at 9:00am - 9:30am
Caroline Platt Walsh Community Room at Fairfield Woods Branch Library
Program Type:
Storytime
Age Group:
Preschool, Woods Branch
Description:

A lapsit program with songs, rhymes and books for babies (pre-walkers) and their caregiver. Please only register for one Baby Rhyme Time class each week since the same class i...

Required
Location: Fairfield Woods Branch Library
Room: Caroline Platt Walsh Community Room
Age Group: Preschool, Woods Branch
Program Type: Storytime
Required
Seats Remaining: 8
Description:

A lapsit program with songs, rhymes and books for babies (pre-walkers) and their caregiver. Please only register for one Baby Rhyme Time class each week since the same class is offered two times.

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.

This event is in the "Preschool" group.
This event is in the "Children" group.

Ukulele Program: Music for Little Ones

Tuesday, June 18, 2024 at 9:30am - 10:15am
Rotary Room at Main Library
Program Type:
Special Event, Art, Film, Music
Age Group:
Preschool, Children
Description:

Join Julie Stepanek as she plays her electric ukulele, sings songs, and incorporates shakers and scarves into this music program for children 0-6 years old. By singing songs you kn...

Required
Location: Main Library
Room: Rotary Room
Age Group: Preschool, Children
Program Type: Special Event, Art, Film, Music
Required
Seats Remaining: 11
Description:

Join Julie Stepanek as she plays her electric ukulele, sings songs, and incorporates shakers and scarves into this music program for children 0-6 years old.

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.

This event is in the "Preschool" group.
This event is in the "Woods Branch" group.

Wobbly Walkers

Tuesday, June 18, 2024 at 9:45am - 10:15am
Caroline Platt Walsh Community Room at Fairfield Woods Branch Library
Program Type:
Storytime
Age Group:
Preschool, Woods Branch
Description:

An active storytime with songs, rhymes and books for children who are walking up to 23 months old and their caregiver. Please only register for one Wobbly Walkers class each w...

Required
Location: Fairfield Woods Branch Library
Room: Caroline Platt Walsh Community Room
Age Group: Preschool, Woods Branch
Program Type: Storytime
Required
Seats Remaining: 11
Description:

An active storytime with songs, rhymes and books for children who are walking up to 23 months old and their caregiver. Please only register for one Wobbly Walkers class each week since the same class is offered two times.

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.

This event is in the "Adults" group.

Mahjong

Tuesday, June 18, 2024 at 10:00am - 12:00pm
Memorial Room at Main Library
Program Type:
Special Event
Age Group:
Adults
Description:

Mahjong! Tuesdays from 10am-12pm Registration required. No walk-ins. Mahjong meets at both Main and Woods branch. Please register for only one location each week. Mahjong is ...

Required
Location: Main Library
Room: Memorial Room
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Special Event
Required
Seats Remaining: 0
Description:

Mahjong!
Tuesdays from 10am-12pm
Registration required. No walk-ins.
Mahjong meets at both Main and Woods branch. Please register for only one location each week.

This event is in the "Preschool" group.
This event is in the "Woods Branch" group.

Terrific Twos

Tuesday, June 18, 2024 at 10:30am - 11:00am
Caroline Platt Walsh Community Room at Fairfield Woods Branch Library
Program Type:
Storytime
Age Group:
Preschool, Woods Branch
Description:

Songs, rhymes, books and movement for children ages 24-35 months and their caregiver. Please only register for one Terrific Twos class each week since the same class is offere...

Required
Location: Fairfield Woods Branch Library
Room: Caroline Platt Walsh Community Room
Age Group: Preschool, Woods Branch
Program Type: Storytime
Required
Seats Remaining: 8
Description:

Songs, rhymes, books and movement for children ages 24-35 months and their caregiver. Please only register for one Terrific Twos class each week since the same class is offered two times.

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.

This event is in the "Adults" group.

Learn to Play the Ukulele for Adults

Tuesday, June 18, 2024 at 1:00pm - 2:00pm
Rotary Room at Main Library
Program Type:
Art, Film, Music
Age Group:
Adults
Description:

Want to try an instrument that is fun and easy to play? Join Julie Stepanek as she shows the fundamentals of ukulele playing. Julie Stepanek lives in a forest in western Massach...

Required
Location: Main Library
Room: Rotary Room
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Art, Film, Music
Required
Seats Remaining: 19
Description:

Want to try an instrument that is fun and easy to play? Join Julie Stepanek as she shows the fundamentals of ukulele playing.

This event is in the "Teens" group.

Learn to Play the Ukulele-Teens

Tuesday, June 18, 2024 at 2:30pm - 3:30pm
Rotary Room at Main Library
Program Type:
Special Event
Age Group:
Teens
Description:

Want to try an instrument that is fun and easy to play? Join Julie Stepanek as she shows the fundamentals of ukulele playing. No experience necessary. Ukuleles provided. Registr...

Required
Location: Main Library
Room: Rotary Room
Age Group: Teens
Program Type: Special Event
Required
Seats Remaining: 12
Description:

Want to try an instrument that is fun and easy to play? Join Julie Stepanek as she shows the fundamentals of ukulele playing. No experience necessary. Ukuleles provided.

This event is in the "Children" group.

Learn to Play the Ukulele, Grades 1-5

Tuesday, June 18, 2024 at 4:00pm - 4:45pm
Rotary Room at Main Library
Program Type:
Special Event, Art, Film, Music
Age Group:
Children
Description:

Want to try an instrument that is fun and easy to play? Join Julie Stepanek as she shows the fundamentals of ukulele playing. No experience necessary. Ukuleles provided. Julie Step...

Required
Location: Main Library
Room: Rotary Room
Age Group: Children
Program Type: Special Event, Art, Film, Music
Required
Seats Remaining: 0
Description:

Want to try an instrument that is fun and easy to play? Join Julie Stepanek as she shows the fundamentals of ukulele playing. No experience necessary. Ukuleles provided.

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.