Library Services – Fall 2021

The Fairfield Public Main Library is open the following hours:
Monday 9:00 am – 5:00 pm
Tuesday 9:00 am – 7:00 pm
Wednesday 9:00 am – 5:00 pm
Thursday 9:00 am – 7:00 pm
Friday 9:00 am – 5:00 pm
Saturday 1:00 – 5:00 pm
Sunday 1:00 – 5:00 pm

The Fairfield Woods Branch Library is open:
Monday 9:00 am – 7:00 pm
Tuesday 9:00 am – 5:00 pm
Wednesday 9:00 am – 7:00 pm
Thursday 9:00 am – 5:00 pm
Friday 9:00 am – 5:00 pm
Saturday 1:00 – 5:00 pm
Sunday 1:00 – 5:00 pm

Per the CDC, masks are recommended indoors and while in close contact with others.

This update is in accordance with the Town of Fairfield Health Department and the recommendation of the CT Department of Public Health. 

Information services are available by phone (203) 256-3160, email at eref@fplct.org and text messaging (text askfplct to 833-232-4100).

WHILE VISITING

Keep a distance of at least 3 feet whether inside or outside. Per the CDC, masks are recommended indoors and while in close contact with others.

SERVICES NOT AVAILABLE AT THIS TIME

• Meeting Rooms

Please do not bring food into the library at this time.

VISITING THE CHILDREN’S DEPARTMENT

Per the CDC, masks are recommended indoors and while in close contact with others. Children’s Department visits should be kept to 30 minutes, for quick browsing and the borrowing of materials. Play areas and toys are unavailable at this time. Children must be accompanied by an adult at all times and our youngest patrons must be kept in the immediate vicinity of their caregiver (preferably in a stroller or carrier). No food or drink are permitted in the children’s department. We now offer in-person library programming, while continuing to host virtual programs.

HEALTH AND SAFETY

• Frequent cleaning of the building and service points.
• Per the CDC, masks are recommended indoors and while in close contact with others.
• Each service desk has a plexiglass shield.

BOOK RETURNS

Late fees will be waived until 8/31/2021, but we ask that you return material on or before the due date. Holding materials beyond the due date without renewing may impact your ability to place holds, access services or prevent other patrons from borrowing wanted materials.