Our Summer Reading Kick Off event at Owen Fish Park featured a StoryWalk of this wonderful picture book by Chris Van Dusen. If you were unable to make it to the celebration come in anytime and enjoy the book!
On June 10th I was lucky enough to attend the closing social event for the One Book Two Schools program at Mill Hill Elementary School. The weather was perfect for this outdoor gathering that featured an ice cream social and a read aloud of the last chapter. The book is just one in a humorous fictionRead More
On May 3rd children’s author Susan Hood presented a program at the main library sharing her new picture book Ada’s Violin. The book shares the story of a South American orchestra that performs using instruments created from recycled trash. The orchestra has been featured on 60 Minutes and are the subject of a soon to be released documentaryRead More
Our main branch was lucky enough to have Emma and Amelia visit and help out during Fairfield’s Girl Scout Government Day. They toured, shelved, created and advised on all things library. We especially appreciated their input on some fiction titles that elementary school students would enjoy. Here are some of their picks: Walls Within WallsRead More
Everyone is finding their perfect pet. But there aren’t any pets that grumpy Billy likes. This picturebook is funny and sweet at the same time. It takes into account that not everyone is always happy–and THAT IS OKAY. Even if you aren’t, there are still people and pets with whom you can connect and enjoy.Read More