Library Service – Summer 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

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

All individuals ages 2 and up are required to wear a mask while in the Library.

This update is in accordance with the Town of Fairfield Health Department and the recommendation of the CT Department of Public Health. Visit CT Department of Public Health for further information regarding settings where there is likely to be a mix of vaccinated and unvaccinated people (including children younger than 12 years).

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 6 feet whether inside or outside. All individuals ages 2 and up are required to wear a mask while in the Library at all times.

SERVICES NOT AVAILABLE AT THIS TIME

• Study Rooms
• Meeting Rooms

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

VISITING THE CHILDREN’S DEPARTMENT

All individuals ages 2 and up are required to wear a mask while in the Library at all times. 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 outdoor library programming, while continuing to host virtual programs.

HEALTH AND SAFETY

• Frequent cleaning of the building and service points.
• Staff and patrons will wear masks at all times and maintain a social distance of 6 feet.
• Each service desk has a plexiglass shield.
• No materials donations will be accepted at this time.

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.