• Closed Monday, May 30

    Fairfield Public Library and Fairfield Woods Branch Library will be closed on Monday, May 30 for Memorial Day. The library is closed on Sundays now until the fall.

  • Board of Trustees, Board Seat Opening

    Nominations are open to fill a Fairfield Public Library Board of Trustees position which is available as of July 1, 2022.
    The Board of Trustees work with the Town Librarian and staff to set policy, oversee library operations and strategic planning.

    For full details, including qualifications and duties, please click here.

  • In Person: New to Medicare? Everything you need to know
    Thursday, June 2
    6:30 pm
    Main Library

    Are you new to Medicare in 2022? Whether you are retiring or turning 65 Medicare can be confusing and overwhelming to navigate. Learn what Medicare is, when and how to enroll, making decisions about health insurance, and much more.Learn more and register here.

    In Person: Medicare One-on-One Appointments
    Thursday, June 2
    1:00 pm - 4:00 pm
    Main Library

    Schedule a one-on-one appointment with a volunteer from the Southwestern CT Agency on Aging (SWCAA). Learn from local Medicare counselors how to navigate and understand your Medicare benefits.Learn more and register here.

    First Friday Jazz
    Friday, June 3
    3:15 pm
    Main Library

    Stop by the Periodicals Room on the first Friday of each month when Mark Edinberg plays jazz piano.

  • Get ready for summer reading challenge 2022!

    Summer 2022 is all about Fairfield! What do you love about your town? How can you share your story? Learn something new, get creative, and have fun while earning points toward our community goal! We challenge Fairfielders of all ages to reach 1 million points together by the end of the summer. Express yourself, attend events, write book reviews, complete bonus activities, and of course READ to earn points and help reach our goal this year! Your story begins at home!

    Learn more, pre-register, and be ready for June 20!

  • Adult Reading Challenge 2022

    May 2022: May the Force Be With You! Choose a fantasy or sci-fi book this month. Click here for a list of our suggested titles.

    Adults! Join in on a fun, exciting new year-long reading challenge. Explore different genres, discover new authors and be entered to win prizes. To complete the challenge, read just one book in each category by midnight on December 31st, 2022. Earn bigger prizes by reading more!
    Register now, and begin logging books now!

    Get full details and FAQ here

  • Calendar of Events

    The library has plenty of programs and events, both online and virtual happening now. Visit our calendar of events for full details and how to register.

    Registration is required for all programs.

  • New Books

  • Events

    Mahjong
    When: 05/31/22 | 10:00am - 12:00pm
    Where: Main Library



    In Person Next Chapter Book Club Meeting
    When: 05/31/22 | 4:00pm - 5:00pm
    Where: Main Library



    BY PHONE: JOBS 2022: One-on-One Career Counseling
    When: 06/02/22 | 10:45am - 2:00pm
    Where: Virtual



    In Person: One-on-One Medicare Appointments
    When: 06/02/22 | 1:00pm - 1:30pm
    Where: Main Library



    In Person: One-on-One Medicare Appointments
    When: 06/02/22 | 1:30pm - 2:00pm
    Where: Main Library



    In Person: One-on-One Medicare Appointments
    When: 06/02/22 | 2:00pm - 2:30pm
    Where: Main Library



    In Person: One-on-One Medicare Appointments
    When: 06/02/22 | 2:30pm - 3:00pm
    Where: Main Library



    In Person: One-on-One Medicare Appointments
    When: 06/02/22 | 3:00pm - 3:30pm
    Where: Main Library



    In Person: One-on-One Medicare Appointments
    When: 06/02/22 | 3:30pm - 4:00pm
    Where: Main Library



    In Person: New to Medicare? Everything you need to know
    When: 06/02/22 | 6:30pm - 8:00pm
    Where: Main Library



  • Libby

    Libby, by OverDrive Borrow ebooks, and audiobooks, to read on your phone or tablet using the Libby app by OverDrive. You can even send and read your borrowed ebooks to your Kindle ereader (U.S. only)! It’s free and easy to get started for new users and a streamlined experience for current OverDrive app users.

    Get started using Libby with a short video made exclusively for FPL users
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    Libby is one of our many digital resources available to Fairfield residents with a valid FPL card. Click here for all of our digital resources.