Star Wars Reads Day

Star Wars Reads Day returns!

Saturday, December 9
1:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Main Library

Stop by the Welcome Table at Main Library to find details of all the events and activities.

Dress up as your favorite Star Wars character for this beloved annual event. Stop in for a chance to win prizes throughout the day, including a special Star Wars gift pack, movie tickets, and a littleBits R2-D2 Droid Invention kit!

Plus, make “Wookiee Life Day” ornaments, create your own lightsaber, play with BB-8 & R2-D2, and much more!

Special features:

  • Light-up “Wookiee Life Day” ornaments
  • Paper and foam crafts
  • Droids and other robots with the Robotics team from Choate Rosemary Hall
  • A Very Star Wars Storytime
  • Experiment with littleBits R2-D2 droid kits
  • Master lightsaber techniques with the Kempo Academy of Fairfield
  • The 501st Legion will make a special appearance! Get your cameras ready!

Learn about outer space with an exclusive traveling planetarium

As part of our Star Wars Reads Day event, experience the wonders of outer space indoors! STARLAB is an amazing portable planetarium that projects fascinating images of the stars. Folklore from Greece, Africa, Native American tribes and other cultures will come alive during each 45 minute session. For children in grades 2-6 to participate independently without caregiver. Please book for ONE session only. Space is limited.

This event is generously funded by The Friends of the Fairfield Public Library. Donate to the Friends or become a Friend today!

Help make next year a bigger success – fill out the survey at the welcome desk to let us know what you think of this event!